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Jeremiah Bowen                                       1801-1875
Jeremiah was born about 1801, the son of Benjamin Bowen and Ann Bell, at Cambridge, Cambridgeshire.
The photo is of a silhouette of the Rev Jeremiah Bowen that was done by the Rev. Chauncey Hare Townshend, in the 1820's.

Sarah Norton Cole             (1st Wife)       1801-
Sarah Norton Cole was Jeremiah's first wife. She was born about 1801, the daughter of William Hodgson Cole and Frances Ann Sibthorpe, at Windlesham, Surrey. The marriage ended between 1851 and 1856, whereupon Jeremiah married his second wife, Sarah Mugridge.
I have identified the following children.
  Grace Townsend Born abt 1829   Handford, Staffordshire Married Rev. John Fleming
Emily Norton Born abt 1831   Handford, Staffordshire Married Alan Henry Swatman
Mary Elizabeth Born abt 1832   Handford, Staffordshire Married John Dunn
Crawford Townsend Born abt 1834   Handford, Staffordshire Married Hannah Elizabeth Tate
Charlotte Malden Born abt 1835   Handford, Staffordshire Remained a spinster
Georgina Born abt 1837   Handford, Staffordshire Died in 1887, Age 40

Birth of Parents
Jeremiah Bowen b: abt 1801  c: 13 Mar 1801       Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
son of Benjamin Bowen and Ann Bell

Sarah Norton Cole b: abt 1801  c: 17 Sep 1801       Windlesham, Surrey
daughter of William Hodgson Cole and Frances Ann Sibthorpe

Marriage
Jun 1828
Jeremiah Bowen
Sarah Norton Cole
Wonersh, Surrey

By the Rev. Chauncey Hare Townshend

Children
Grace Townsend Bowen b: abt 1829  c: 6 May 1829             Handford, Staffordshire
daughter of Jeremiah Bowen and Sarah Norton Cole
Emily Norton Bowen b: abt 1831  c: 27 Mar 1831             Handford, Staffordshire
daughter of Jeremiah Bowen and Sarah Norton Cole
Mary Elizabeth Bowen b: abt 1832  c: 14 Nov 1832             Handford, Staffordshire
daughter of Jeremiah Bowen and Sarah Norton Cole
Crawford Townsend Bowen b: abt 1834  c: 13 Mar 1834             Handford, Staffordshire
son of Jeremiah Bowen and Sarah Norton Cole
Charlotte Malden Bowen b: abt 1835  c: 22 Sep 1835             Handford, Staffordshire
daughter of Jeremiah Bowen and Sarah Norton Cole
Georgina Bowen b: abt 1837  c: 15 Apr 1837             Handford, Staffordshire
daughter of Jeremiah Bowen and Sarah Norton Cole

1841 Census HO107-786 7 June 1841 Kings Lynn Middle, St Margaret, Norfolk
King's Staith Square Born in this County?
Jeremiah Bowen
Sarah
Grace
Emily
Mary
Cranford
Charlotte
Georgianna
Plus 2 Servants
Age 40
Age 35
Age 12
Age 10
Age 8
Age 7
Age 5
Age 4
Clergyman No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
abt 1801
abt 1815
abt 1829
abt 1831
abt 1832
abt 1834
abt 1835
abt 1837

1851 Census HO107-1829 31 March 1851 West Lynn, Norfolk
 
Jeremiah Bowen
Sarah Norton (Wife)
Emily Norton
Charlotte Malden
Georgina
Plus 2 Servants
Age 49
Age 48
Age 20
Age 15
Age 14
Rector of West Lynn Cambridge
Windlesham
Trentham
Trentham
Hilderstone
Cambridge
Surrey
Staffordshire
Staffordshire
Staffordshire
abt 1801
abt 1802
abt 1830
abt 1835
abt 1836

1851 Census HO107-16 31 March 1851 St. Peter, Brighton, Sussex
Holland House, Clifton Road North
Samuel Edwards (Head)(M)
Crawford Bowen (Pupil)
et al
Age 36
Age 17
Schoolmaster Lainbeth
West Lynn
Surrey
Norfolk
abt 1814
abt 1834

Death
Sarah Norton (Cole) Bowen No Date



Sarah Mugridge                                   1815-1888                           (2nd Wife)
Sarah was born about 1815, the daughter of Thomas Mugridge and Elizabeth ?, in King's Lynn, Norfolk.
I have not identified any children:

Birth
Sarah Muggridge b: abt 1815  c: 31 Jan 1816           St. Margaret, West Lynn, Norfolk
daughter of Thomas Muggridge and Elizabeth ?

Marriage
abt 1856
Jeremiah Bowen
Sarah Mugridge
Southampton       1856 2Q Southampton 2c 38

1861 Census RG9-1257 8 April 1861 West Lynn, St. Peter, Norfolk
 
Jeremiah Bowen
Sarah (Wife)
Charlotte Malden
Georgina
[Unreadable] (Visitor)
Plus 2 Servants
Age 59
Age 45
Age 25
Age 23
Age 27
Rector of West Lynn Cambridge
Lynn
Trentham
Hilderstone
Lynn
Cambridge
Norfolk
Staffordshire
Staffordshire
Norfolk
abt 1801
abt 1815
abt 1835
abt 1836
abt 1833

1871 Census RG10-1617 3 April 1871 West Walton, Norfolk
Church End Road
Jeremiah Bowen
Sarah (Wife)
Georgina
John Dunn (Nephew)
Plus 2 Servants
Age 69
Age 55
Age 33
Age 9
Rector of Walton Lewes


Scholar
Cambridge
Lynn
Hilderstone
Cambridge
Cambridge
Norfolk
Staffordshire
Cambridge
abt 1801
abt 1815
abt 1836
abt 1861

Death
Rev. Jeremiah Bowen, B.A. Died 23 Sep 1875, Age 75,       1875 3Q Cambridge 3b 314
 

LONDON   26 Nov 1875                         Probate
BOWEN, The Reverend Jeremiah - The Will with a Codicil of the Reverend Jeremiah Bowen, late of Walton Lewes, in the County of Norfolk, clerk, who died 23 September 1875, at Cambridge, in the County of Cambridge, was proved at the Principal Registry, by Edwin Elmer Durrant, of Kings Lynn, in the County of Norfolk, Estate Agent, and John Cross of West Walton, in the County of Norfolk, Auctioneer and Estate Agent, the Executors.
  Effects under £1,000, Resworn Feb 1876 under £1,500

1881 Census RG11-1990 4 April 1881 Hunstanton, Norfolk
3 St. Edmunds Terrace
Sarah Bowen (Widow)
Bessie Davy (Visitor)
Plus 1 Servant
Age 65
Age 45
Annuitant
Annuitant
Lynn
Hennock
Norfolk
Devonshire
abt 1815
abt 1835

Death
Sarah (Mugridge) Bowen abt 1888, Age 73,       1888 2Q King's Lynn 4b 232

NORFOLK   12 Sep 1888                         Probate
BOWEN, Sarah - The Will of Sarah Bowen, formerly of Hunstanton, St. Edmunds, but late of King's Lynn, both in the County of Norfolk, Widow, who died 7 June 1888, at King's Lynn, was proved at Norwich, by Augustus Frederick Dewing, of 47 Ladbroke-Grove-road, Notting Hill, in the County of Middlesex, Esquire, and Frederick Henry Partridge, of King's Lynn, Solicitor, the Executors.   Effects £1,197 12s. 1d.
Resworn Dec 1888 £1,788 19s. 11d.

SPECIAL THANKS  to Cindy Hatchett, née Wheelan, of South Africa, a descendant of Dr. Edwin Lawson Koch, for the photo and many of the details provided above.