Bowling, John Hall (1824-1888)


A John Hall Bowling was baptised on 7 May 1824 at All Saints, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire. He was born at Morton, a suburb of Gainsborough, to parents Thomas, a gardener and local preacher, and Ann.

Census returns identify the following occupations for John.

  • 1841 farmer’s son
  • 1851 gardener
  • 1861 gardener and local preacher
  • 1871 shopkeeper
  • 1881 gardener

He married Mary Ann Barrett (abt1834-1919) in the spring of 1868 at Gainsborough, Lincolnshire.

John died on 9 July 1888


  • 1847 Ramsey
  • 1848 disappears


W Leary, Directory of Primitive Methodist Ministers and their Circuits, 1990

Census Returns and Births, Marriages & Deaths Registers

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