Born: 18 July 1787, Greenwich, Kent, England
Parents: Raydon (or Raydin) Gowar and Elizabeth Gowar (nee Webb)
(coach maker; married 20 April 1773, Saint Nicholas, Rochester, Kent, England)
Married: Mary Matilda Harriet Diplock (1792-1861), 16 December 1810, St Martins in the Fields Church, Trafalgar Square, Westminster
(Mary was born 1792, Lambeth Marsh, Surrey; died 28 November 1861, South Africa)
Children: Edwin John Gowar (died 20 October 1886, aged 74y 11m 15d)
Frederick Joseph Gowar, 25 July 1817
Malvina Harriet Mary Gowar, 1819 (died 1874, MacLeantown, East London, South Africa)
Address: 1819: The Cut Street, near Waterloo Bridge, Lambeth and Southwark
Died: 31 July 1824, Kingwilliamstown, South Africa
Richard and Mary Gowar and their three children were 1820 Settlers.
They were part of Mandy's party that sailed on the Nautilus.
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Randburg, South Africa
(Last updated on 20 January 2011)