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Rebecca Stow (Amos)

Nicknames: "Amos"
Birthplace: England
Death: Died in Uitenhage, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Edward Henry Amos and Elizabeth Ambrose, SM/PROG
Wife of John Henry Stow
Mother of John Henry Stow; George Stow; Richard Ambrose Stow; Edward Amos Stow; Elizabeth Vroom and 6 others
Sister of Henry Amos, SV/PROG 1; Eliza Amos; Charlotte Amos; Thomas Amos, SV/PROG 2; Sarah Amos and 1 other
Half sister of Richard Bowles; Esther Bowles; Jemima Baines; William Charles Bowles; John Bowles and 1 other

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About Rebecca Stow

1820 British Settler

Rebecca Amos 9, together with his parents and 8 siblings, were members of William Menezes' Party of 51 Settlers on the Weymouth.

Party originated from Kent.

  • Departed London, 7 January 1820.
  • Arrived Table Bay, Cape Town on 16 April 1820.
  • Final Port - Algoa Bay, Port Elizabeth 15 May 1820.

Area Allocated to the Party : Reitfontein then Kareiga River

Children :

  • Esther Bowles 11
  • Jemima Weymouth Bowles 1
  • Henry Amos 16
  • Eliza Amos 13
  • Charlotte Amos,12
  • Rebecca Amos 9
  • Thomas Amos 7
  • Sarah Amos 6
  • Edward Amos 4

Elizabeth's first husband Edward Amoss (sometimes referred to as Henry Amos/s), with whom she had 7 children, went missing in the Napoleonic wars, so she married Richard Bowles and they had a daughter , Esther. Then Edward Amoss/ Henry Amos reappeared, so she returned to him. They had four more children before he died. Then Elizabeth married Richard Bowles and had five more children.

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Rebecca Stow's Timeline

Age 20
Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa
July 11, 1851
Age 40
Uitenhage, Eastern Cape, South Africa
July 20, 1853
Age 42
November 25, 1890
Age 79
Uitenhage, Eastern Cape, South Africa