COWELL - Chorley, Lancs
William COWELL b. abt 1810
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married Margaret NORRIS on 12 Dec 1830 at Standish
Children of William and Margaret:
Elizabeth b. abt 1832
James b. abt. 1835
John B b. 3 Sept 1838
Hannah b. 12 Aug 1841 in Chorley, Lancs.
Hannah married George WESTWELL in 1860 in Chorley, then after George's death ca. 1871 she married a William WILSON (formerly of Lanarkshire) in Allegheny Co., PA.
Hannah & William moved back to Chorley ca. 1874.
In 1841, William Cowell & family were living on Hollingshead Rd in Chorley.A couple of doors away were the following family (who I believe *may* be William COWELL's parents):
James COWELL - 55 - Calico Printer - Y
Ann COWELL - 55 - Y
Henry COWELL - 20 - Calico Printer - Y
Ellen COWELL - 45 - Cotton Weaver - Y
Sarah COWELL - 15 - Cotton Weaver - Y