Francis William Bowie

M, #4505, b. 2 February 1877
     Francis William Bowie was born on 2 February 1877 at Buckie, Banffshire, Scotland.1 He was the son of James Bowie and Margaret Slater. Francis William Bowie was also known as Frank Bowie. He was a fisherman. He married Jane Watt at 1 Wood Street, Banff, Banffshire, Scotland, on 10 December 1913.2,3 He was the informant for Jane Mair's death at 1 Wood Street, Banff, Banffshire, Scotland, on 16 February 1931.4,3


  1. [S1054] Dr Guy D Sutherland-Barnicoat, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Dr Guy Barnicoat of Commerce Township, Michigan, USA.
  2. [S3563] Frank Bowie, Jane Watt née Mair, "1913, on the Tenth day of December, at 1 Wood Street, Banff. After Banns according to the Forms of the Church of Scotland. Frank Bowie, Fisherman, Widower, 36 years, resident at 216 Portessie, Parish of Rathven, Father: James Bowie, Fisherman (deceased), Mother: Maggie Bowie M.S. Slater (deceased). Jane Watt, Widow, 32 years, resident at 9 Duncan Street, Banff, Father: James Mair, Fisherman (deceased), Mother: Jane Mair M.S Slater. W.S. Bruce D.D., Minister of Parish of Banff. Maggie Bowie, Witness. Francis Mair, Witness. Registered 1913, December 11th at Banff. Will. S. Leask Registrar."
  3. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.
  4. [S3559] Jane Mair née Sclater, Register of Deaths in the District of Banff in the County of Banff, "Jane Mair, Widow of James Mair Fisherman, died 1931, February Sixteenth 10h 0m A.M. at 1 Wood Street, Banff, Female, 80 years, Father: Francis William Slater Fisherman (deceased), Mother: Annie Slater M.S. Smith (deceased), Cause of death: Syncope, Morbus Cordis, as certd. by J.C. Galloway M.D., Informant: Frank Bowie, Son in Law, Registered: 1931, February 17th at Banff, Will. S. Leask, Registrar."