John Edward Cowlishaw

M, #1486, b. circa March 1893, d. 10 November 1915
J E Mote's name on a WWI Memorial Plaque in Bournmoor, England.
Step-fatherJohn Cowlishaw1 b. c Mar 1864, d. c Mar 1914
MotherMaria Collins1 b. c Sep 1872, d. c Jun 1921
Birthcirca March 1893Bristol, Gloucestershire, England1,2
Death10 November 1915Nord, France
BurialX Farm Cemetery, La Chapelle-D'Armentieres, France
Name Change On before 1911 his name was legally changed to John Edward Mote.1 
(Witness) CensusJohn Edward Cowlishaw appeared on the census of 1911 in the household of Arthur George Mote and Maria Collins at 52 Station Avenue, Fence Houses, Houghton le Spring, Durham, England.1
OccupationJohn Edward Cowlishaw was a collier putter coal mine in 1911.1 
Milit-EndHe ended military service; John Edward Cowleshaw (Mote) was a Private in the 9th Battalion of the Yorkshire Regiment (Service Number: 15959.) 
Last Edited31 Jan 2013


  1. [S101] 1911 England & Wales Census.
  2. [S3] FreeBMD, online, Birth 1893 Q1 Barton R 6a 125.