NameCharles Edward LOWE , GG Uncle
Birth1858, East Keswick, Yorkshire, England
Baptism3 Oct 1858, East Keswick, Yorkshire, England
Death22 Jan 1936, Leeds, Yorkshire, England
Burial27 Jan 1936, Harehills Cemetary, Leeds
FatherHenry LOWE (1829-1910)
MotherSarah NUNNS (1826-1907)
Birth1863, Leeds, Yorkshire, England
Death1924, Leeds, Yorkshire, England
FatherJoseph HIGGINS (1822-1880)
MotherSarah LEEDLE (1831-)
Marriage23 Nov 1882, Sheepscar, Leeds, Yorkshire
ChildrenHenrietta (1884-1910)
 Charles Edwin (1886-1954)
 Emily (1895-1895)
 Joseph Henry (1897-1903)
 William Scatchard (1901-1952)
Notes for Charles Edward LOWE
From notebook of Joseph Harry Lowe, courtesy of Gordon Slater.
Charles Edward born Sept 1st. 1857 m Nov 23rd 1882
Jane Elizabeth daughter of William Higgins Esq. of Chapel-Allerton and Leeds and has Irma? Henrietta? Born Jan 6th 1884
Charles -born March? R.I.P
Joseph Henry born R.I.P
William born R.I.P

In the July to September 1858 birth index, Charles Edward Lowe, Tadcaster district, Yorkshire West Riding, volume 9c, page 500.

Parish Records, Harewood, Yorkshire
Baptism October 3, 1858, Charles Edward Lowe, parents Henry and Sarah Lowe of East Keswick, father is a labourer.

In the 1861 census listed as living at West End, East Keswick age 31, born in Bramhope, a farrier.
His wife Sarah age 33, Born at East Keswick, farrier’s wife.
Children William S. Lowe, age 8,
Edith Lowe age 6,
Charles E. Lowe, age 2, and
Albert G? Lowe age 5 months.
The children were all born in East Keswick.

In the 1871 census Henry Lowe age 41?, a farmer of 236 acres employing 1 man, living at the farm house, East Keswick, Yorkshire. He was born at Bramhope, Yorkshire.
Wife Sarah, age 43, born at Horsforth and
sons William S, age 18, Charles E., age 13, Albert E. age 12 and Joseph H. age 6 are all born at East Keswick are listed. No daughters are present.

In the 1881 census living at 24 Preston St., Leeds, York., England
Henry Lowe retired farmer age 57, born Bramhope.
Wife Sarah Lowe age 53, born Horsforth.
Son Charles Lowe, unmarried age 22, Joiner, born East Keswick.
Son John F. Lowe, age 9, scholar, born East Keswick.

In the October to December 1882 marriage index Charles Edward Lowe and Jane Elizabeth Higgins are on the same page, Leeds district, Yorkshire, volume 9b, page 766.

Parish Records St. Clement Cathedral, Sheepscar, Leeds, Yorkshire
November 23, 1882 Charles Edward Lowe, age 24, bachelor, joiner, residence 12 Armenian Place, father Henry Lowe, farmer and Jane Elizabeth Higgins, age 19, spinster, 12 Armenian Place, father Joseph Higgins deceased, cigar merchant. In the presence of Joseph Albert Higgins and Mary Elizabeth Hodgson.

In the 1891 census 1 Brunswick Place, Leeds, Yorkshire.
Head, Charles Edward Lowe, married, age 28, Joiner (practical), born East Keswick.
Wife Jane Elizabeth Lowe, age 26, born Leeds.
Daughter Henrietta Lowe, single, age 7, born Leeds.
Son Charles Edwin Lowe, age 5. born Leeds.
Boarder William Higgins Lowe, married, age 23, clerk, born Leeds. [William Higgins Lowe must be William Higgins with the ditto added by mistake]

In the 1901 census registration district Leeds, sub district North Leeds, ecclesiastical parish Leyland St. Thomas, 16 Nielbourne? St..
Charles E. Lowe, head, married, age 42, joiner carp., born East Keswick.
Wife Jane E. Lowe age 37, born Leeds.
Daughter Henrietta Lowe, single, age 17, Packer of Dry Foods, born Leeds.
Son Charles E. Lowe, single, age 15, solicitor’s clerk, born Leeds.
Son Joseph H. Lowe age 3, born Leeds.
Son William S. Lowe age 3 months, born Leeds.

In the 1911 census 42A Sheepscar Street, Leeds, Yorkshire
Charles Edward Lowe, head, married, age 52, joiner and undertaker, born East Keswick, Yorkshire.
Wife Jane Elizabeth Lowe, married 28 years, age 47, born Leeds.
Son Charles Edwind [is it Edwin or Edward?] Lowe, single, age 25, joiner and undertaker, born Leeds.
Son William Scatchard Lowe, age 10, school, born Leeds.
Grand daughter Marjory Winnifred Smith, age 1, born Leeds.
The house has 6 rooms.

from a family member
He also spoke of a carpenter, Charles Edward Lowe, in the family who ran his business in Kirstall, Leeds employing up to fifteen men.

National Probate Calendar
Charles Edward Lowe of 54 Sheepscar-street Leeds died 22 January 1936 Probate Wakefield 27 March 1936 to Clifford Sydney Quarmby accountant. Effects 298 pounds 2 shillings.

Burial from Ashworth/Lowe family tree.
Notes for Jane Elizabeth (Spouse 1)
Last name, death date and Marriage date from tree Ashworth/Lowe

In the October to December 1863 birth index Jane Elizabeth Higgins, Leeds, Yorkshire West Riding, volume 9b, page 464.

In the 1871 census 2 Menbro Arms, Potter Newton, Headingley, Yorkshire.
Head Joseph Higgins, age 48, publican, born Leeds, Yorkshire.
Wife Sarah Higgins, age 40, born Thethet, Yorkshire.
Son Joseph A. Higgins, age 9, born Leeds.
Daughter Jane E. Higgins, age 7, born Leeds.
Son William Higgins, age 3, born Leeds.
Sister Elizabeth Binks?. widow, age 53, publican assistant, born Leeds.
3 servants (housemaid, coachman and boots)

In the 1881 census 12 Queen’s Terrace, North east Leeds, Leeds, Yorkshire.
Head Jane E. Higgins, unmarried, age 17, Milliner, born Leeds.
Brother William Higgins, age 13, scholar, born Leeds. 1 general servant

In the January to March 1924 death index Jane E. Lowe, age 60, died Leeds, Yorkshire West Riding, volume 9b, page 742.
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