Lionel Rumsey1

M, #4509, b. circa Dec 1850
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FatherJames Rumsey1 b. 14 Dec 1814, d. 8 May 1865
MotherHannah Curtis1 b. 20 Sep 1818, d. 4 Jun 1858
     Lionel Rumsey was born circa Dec 1850 in Debenham, Suffolk, England.2 He was the son of James Rumsey and Hannah Curtis.1 Lionel Rumsey was baptized on 20 Feb 1851 in St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, Suffolk, England.1 He witnessed the marriage of Arthur Edward Bean and Alice Mary Rumsey on 10 Jan 1894 in St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, Suffolk, England.3

Census

DateHead of HouseholdHousehold
30 Mar 1851James RumseyLionel Rumsey was listed as a member of the household of James Rumsey in the 1851 census in Debenham, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Hannah Curtis, Fanny Rumsey, Susan Rumsey, George Rumsey and William Rumsey.2
7 Apr 1861William CurtisLionel Rumsey was listed as a member of the household of William Curtis in the 1861 census in Cross Green, Debenham, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Lydia Sawyer, George Rumsey and Alice Mary Rumsey.4
2 Apr 1871William CurtisLionel Rumsey was listed as a member of the household of William Curtis in the 1871 census in Church Row, Debenham, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Lydia Sawyer, Susan Rumsey, William Rumsey, Alice Mary Rumsey and Arthur Beecroft.5
3 Apr 1881Lionel RumseyHe was listed as head of household in the 1881 census in The Street, Debenham, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Fanny Curtis, Mary Curtis, Lionel Sawyer Curtis and William Curtis Rumsey also in the household is Fanny Asale, Visitor, Age 39, Unemployed, Born in Mile End, Middlesex.6
31 Mar 1901Lionel RumseyHe was listed as head of household in the 1901 census in High Street, Debenham, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Sarah Rumsey, Lionel Sawyer Curtis, Mary Curtis, Susan Curtis and William Curtis Rumsey Living next door, but one to brother, George, and family.7

Occupation

DateOccupation
7 Apr 1861Ag. Lab4
2 Apr 1871Harness Maker5
3 Apr 1881Harness Maker6
31 Mar 1901Harness Maker7
Last Edited=11 Mar 2017

Citations

  1. [S36] Microfilm of the Baptisms of St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, 1754 to 1899 (Suffolk Record Office, unknown film number).
  2. [S27] Online image of the 1851 Census for England & Wales (1851 Census - England & Wales, http://www.ancestry.co.uk) "Class: HO107; Piece: 1797; Folio: 93; Page: 14; GSU roll: 207446."
  3. [S35] Microfilm of the Marriages of St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, 1754 to 1899 (Suffolk Record Office, unknown film number).
  4. [S26] Online image of the 1861 Census for England & Wales (1861 Census - England & Wales, http://www.ancestry.co.uk) "Class: RG 9; Piece: 1155; Folio: 122; Page: 6; GSU roll: 542764."
  5. [S15] Online image of the 1871 Census for England & Wales (1871 Census - England & Wales, http://www.ancestry.co.uk) "Class: RG10; Piece: 1742; Folio: 106; Page: 27; GSU roll: 830776."
  6. [S25] Online image of the 1881 Census for England & Wales (1881 Census - England & Wales, http://www.ancestry.com) "Class: RG11; Piece: 1860; Folio: 91; Page: 1; GSU roll: 1341450."
  7. [S3] Online image of the 1901 Census for England & Wales (1901 Census - England & Wales, http://www.ancestry.co.uk) "Class: RG13; Piece: 1768; Folio: 71; Page: 3."