Ebenezer Balaam1

M, #1286, b. Jun 1867, d. Mar 1929
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Mother*Mary Ann Balaam2
     Ebenezer Balaam was born between 3 Apr 1866 and 1 Apr 1868 in Debenham, Suffolk, England.3 His birth was registered in the Jun 1867 quarter in the Bosmere registration district.4 He was the son of Mary Ann Balaam.2 Ebenezer Balaam was baptized on 4 Mar 1868 in St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, Suffolk, England; Privately baptised.2 He married Ann Thurlow, daughter of William Thurlow, on 1 Nov 1888 in St. Mary Of Grace, Aspall, Suffolk, England. Witnesses were Mary Ann Balaam & Alice Archer.5 The marriage of Ebenezer Balaam and Ann Thurlow was registered in the Dec 1888 quarter in the Hartismere registration district.6 As of 17 May 1918, Ebenezer Balaam and Ann Thurlow lived at Aspall Road, Debenham, Suffolk, England.1 Ebenezer's death was registered in the Mar 1929 quarter in the Bosmere registration district.7

Children of Ebenezer Balaam and Ann Thurlow

Census

DateHead of HouseholdHousehold
5 Apr 1891Ebenezer BalaamHe was listed as head of household in the 1891 census in In Valley, Aspall, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Ann Thurlow, Annie Margaret Balaam and Ernest Edward Balaam.8
31 Mar 1901Ebenezer BalaamHe was listed as head of household in the 1901 census in Valley Cottages, Aspall, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Ann Thurlow, Ernest Edward Balaam, Arthur William Balaam, Dorothy May Balaam, Annie Margaret Balaam and Francis Ebenezer Balaam.9
31 Mar 1901Ebenezer BalaamHe was listed as head of household in the 1901 census in Valley Cottages, Debenham, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Ann Thurlow, Mary Ann Miller, Annie Margaret Balaam, Ernest Edward Balaam, Arthur William Balaam, Dorothy May Balaam and Francis Ebenezer Balaam.9
2 Apr 1911Ebenezer BalaamHe was listed as head of household in the 1911 census in Debenham, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Ann Thurlow, Ernest Edward Balaam, Arthur William Balaam and Dorothy May Balaam.3
2 Apr 1911Ebenezer BalaamHe was listed as head of household in the 1911 census in Debenham, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Ann Thurlow, Ernest Edward Balaam, Arthur William Balaam and Dorothy May Balaam.3

Occupation

DateOccupation
10 Nov 1889Gardener10
5 Apr 1891Gardener8
19 Feb 1893Gardener10
15 Aug 1898Gardener (Domestic)11
16 Oct 1898Gardener10
15 Apr 1900Gardener10
31 Mar 1901Gardener (Domestic)9
31 Mar 1901Gardener (Domestic)9
2 Apr 1911Gardener Domestic3
2 Apr 1911Gardener Domestic3
16 Aug 1924Gardener12
Last Edited=2 Mar 2018

Citations

  1. [S19] Website Commonwealth War Graves Commission (http://www.cwgc.org) "http://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/111218/BALAAM,%20F%20E."
  2. [S36] Microfilm of the Baptisms of St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, 1754 to 1899 (Suffolk Record Office, unknown film number).
  3. [S2] Online image of the 1911 Census for England & Wales (1911 Census - England & Wales, http://www.ancestry.co.uk) "Class: RG14; Piece: 10753; Schedule Number: 113."
  4. [S11] General Record Office Indexes to Births, 1837 - 2005 (General Register Office) "Jun 1867 Bosmere 4a 576."
  5. [S62] Microfilm of the Marriages of St. Mary Of Grace, Aspall, 1754 to 1899 (Suffolk Record Office, unknown film number) "unknown cd."
  6. [S12] General Record Office Indexes to Marriages, 1837 - 2005 (General Register Office) "Dec 1888 Hartismere 4a 1301."
  7. [S11] General Record Office Indexes to Births, 1837 - 2005 (General Register Office) "Mar 1929 Bosmere 4a 1671."
  8. [S16] Online image of the 1891 Census for England & Wales (1891 Census - England & Wales, http://www.ancestry.com) "Class: RG12; Piece: 1458; Folio: 52; Page: 4; GSU roll: 6096568."
  9. [S3] Online image of the 1901 Census for England & Wales (1901 Census - England & Wales, http://www.ancestry.co.uk) "Class: RG13; Piece: 1763; Folio: 132; Page: 2."
  10. [S109] Microfilm of the Baptisms of St. Mary Of Grace, Aspall, 1754 to 1899 (unknown repository, unknown film number).
  11. [S893] Copy birth certificate of Francis Ebenezer Balaam, born 15th August, 1898, registered 22nd September, 1898 in the Registration District of Hartismere (unknown repository, Sep 1898 Hartismere 4a 879) "unknown cd."
  12. [S35] Microfilm of the Marriages of St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, 1754 to 1899 (Suffolk Record Office, unknown film number).
  13. [S19] Website Commonwealth War Graves Commission (http://www.cwgc.org) "http://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/111218/."