This is a family history website about people related to the surnames BOOTES (BOOTS) and GOWLAND. My father was a BOOTES and my mother was a GOWLAND. Both are uncommon and unusual surnames. The scope is worldwide; in the UK if you have ancestors in East Sussex, the North Pennines, or Sunderland, you may find some of them here.



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Boots (2,331), Bootes (785), Gowland (496), Peart (243), Beadle (131), Hunt (130), Dawson (127), Smith (115), Elliott (111), Wilson (106), Richardson (101), Brown (94), Ranger (86), Gibson (84), Watson (84), Hudspeth (83), Kemp (80), Lax (79), Philipson (69), Tree (68), Fairless (67), Wake (67), Forster (65), Walton (62), Houltby (60), Rumney (58), Goodsell (58), Sanderson (56), Emerson (55), Taylor (55), Featherstone (53), Boot (53), Stone (53), Thompson (50), Green (50), Tamsett (47), Noakes (46), Setree (46), Ritson (44), Lowes (43), Brewster (43), Crouch (43), Hall (42), Cook (41), Furnace (40), Robinson (39), Weaver (39), Luxford (39), Hetherington (36), Atkinson (35)
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Jean SimmSimm,Jean20 October 2013066Death 
Florence MenhennettMenhennett,Florence20 October 197114848Death 
Harold Thomas BootesBootes,Harold Thomas20 October 194627373Death 
Sydney Richard BootsBoots,Sydney Richard20 October 192139898Birth 
Nellie BootesBootes,Nellie20 October 19194100100Birth 
Frances FoardFoard,Frances20 October 19145105105Death 
Claude William BootsBoots,Claude William20 October 19086111111Death 
Clive Joseph GonsalvesGonsalves,Clive Joseph20 October 18997120120Birth 
Dorothy Evelyn BootesBootes,Dorothy Evelyn20 October 18968123123Death 
Walter FrenchFrench,Walter20 October 18949125125Death 
Cecil Vincett CookCook,Cecil Vincett20 October 188510134134Birth 
Benjamin Franklin CookCook,Benjamin Franklin20 October 188111138138Birth 
Elizabeth WakeWake,Elizabeth20 October 186212157157Death 
Susan Deming WigleWigle,Susan Deming20 October 186113158158Birth 
Benjamin Abelard McCrearyMacCreary,Benjamin Abelard20 October 185114168168Birth 
Frederick George BootesBootes,Frederick George20 October 185015169169Birth 
Thomas NoakesNoakes,Thomas20 October 184916170170Death 
Miriam BatesBates,Miriam20 October 184117178178Death 
Francis Henry NoakesNoakes,Francis Henry20 October 183918180180Birth 
Henry Hemsley RichardsonRichardson,Henry Hemsley20 October 183419185185Birth 
Walter PrykePryke,Walter20 October 183320186186Birth 
Jane RidleyRidley,Jane20 October 183321186186Birth 
Mildred WheelerWheeler,Mildred20 October 181622203203Birth 
Mercy Eliza BootsBoots,Mercy Eliza20 October 181123208208Birth 
Jane EdgerEdger,Jane20 October 181124208208Birth 
Mercy BarnesBarnes,Mercy20 October 180525214214Death 
Mary BrownBrown,Mary20 October 180326216216Birth 
Kezia BakerBaker,Kezia20 October 179327226226Birth 
Ralph FeatherstoneFeatherstone,Ralph20 October 179228227227Birth 
John ArkellArkell,John20 October 177129248248Birth 
Jane WatsonWatson,Jane20 October 176630253253Death 
Thomas TeasdaleTeasdale,Thomas20 October 173931280280Birth 
Benjamin Josiah Bootes + Ruth Ann CarverBootes,Benjamin Josiah + Carver,Ruth Ann20 October 188932130130Marriage 
Abraham Thomas Boots + Ellen BirminghamBoots,Abraham Thomas + Birmingham,Ellen20 October 186233157157Marriage 
Joshua Houltby + Charlotte MooreHoultby,Joshua + Moore,Charlotte20 October 184234177177Marriage 
John Mundy + Dinah BrightMundy,John + Bright,Dinah20 October 181635203203Marriage 
Samuel Crouch + Mercy BootsCrouch,Samuel + Boots,Mercy20 October 181636203203Marriage 
Thomas Bootes + Mary GlydeBootes,Thomas + Glyde,Mary20 October 178937230230Marriage 
William Bootes + Sarah IngramBootes,William + Ingram,Sarah20 October 172838291291Marriage