COWIE, Frederick

1823 - 1898

Frederick Cowie, was born on 8 September and baptised at St Mary Woonoth, London on 5 October 1823, son of James Cowie and Catherine Ledger Cowie, and in 1841 were living at Burton Crescent, St Pancras, London. He married at Islington, London on 29 April 1861, Amelia Head and they had two sons Moreton Head Cowie and Arthur Stanhope Cowie. Frederick Cowie was an historical figure painter and artist, a member of the Royal Academy of Art London from aged 16 years and a Life member. He also painted 1st Prize Picture of the Scottish National Art Union and exhibited at The Suffolk Fine Arts Associations [q.v.] show at Ipswich in 1850, 'Queen Elizabeth at Kenilworth'. He was buried at St Mary & St Martin church, Kirton, Suffolk on 25 September 1898.

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