William Curtis Rumsey1

M, #7399, b. 4 Jul 1876, d. 28 Nov 1946
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FatherWilliam Rumsey1 b. between 31 Mar 1849 and 29 Mar 1851
MotherEliza Moody1 b. between 4 Apr 1846 and 2 Apr 1848
     William Curtis Rumsey was born on 4 Jul 1876.2 He was the son of William Rumsey and Eliza Moody.1 His birth was registered in the Sep 1876 quarter in the Cosford registration district.1 The marriage of William Curtis Rumsey and Rosie Cook was registered in the Sep 1910 quarter in the Bosmere registration district.3 As of 26 May 1912, William Curtis Rumsey lived at Debenham, Suffolk, England.4 As of 18 Oct 1914, William Curtis Rumsey lived at an unknown place.4 As of 17 Dec 1921, William Curtis Rumsey lived at Debenham, Suffolk, England.4 He died on 28 Nov 1946 in High Street, Debenham, Suffolk, England, at age 70.5 His estate was probated on 1 Feb 1947 in Ipswich, Suffolk, England; Effects £915 5s. 11d.5

Children of William Curtis Rumsey and Rosie Cook

Census

DateHead of HouseholdHousehold
3 Apr 1881Lionel RumseyWilliam Curtis Rumsey was listed as a member of the household of Lionel Rumsey in the 1881 census in The Street, Debenham, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Fanny Curtis, Mary Curtis and Lionel Sawyer Curtis also in the household is Fanny Asale, Visitor, Age 39, Unemployed, Born in Mile End, Middlesex.6
31 Mar 1901Lionel RumseyWilliam Curtis Rumsey was listed as a member of the household of Lionel Rumsey in the 1901 census in High Street, Debenham, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Sarah Rumsey, Lionel Sawyer Curtis, Mary Curtis and Susan Curtis Living next door, but one to brother, George, and family.7
2 Apr 1911William Curtis RumseyHe was listed as head of household in the 1911 census in Debenham, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Rosie Cook.8
29 Sep 1939William Curtis RumseyHe was listed as head of household in the 1939 Register in High Street, Debenham, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Rosie Cook plus two other people whose records are officially closed.2

Occupation

DateOccupation
31 Mar 1901Harness Maker7
2 Apr 1911Life Insurance Agent8
26 May 1912Insurance Agent4
18 Oct 1914Insurance Agent4
17 Dec 1921Insurance Agent4
29 Sep 1939Insurance Collector2
Last Edited=11 Mar 2017

Citations

  1. [S11] General Record Office Indexes to Births, 1837 - 2005 (General Register Office) "Sep 1876 Cosford 4a 521."
  2. [S624] Unknown record type for unknown location, 29th September, 1939 (The National Archives, RG 101) "TXFM Gipping 209/1 Schedule 24."
  3. [S12] General Record Office Indexes to Marriages, 1837 - 2005 (General Register Office) "Sep 1910 Bosmere 4a 1949."
  4. [S36] Microfilm of the Baptisms of St. Mary Magdalene, Debenham, 1754 to 1899 (Suffolk Record Office, unknown film number).
  5. [S776] Administration of William Curtis Rumsey of High Street, Debenham, proved in the Ipswich Probate Court, 1st February, 1947 (Probate Registry).
  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."
  8. [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: 34."
  9. [S11] General Record Office Indexes to Births, 1837 - 2005 (General Register Office) "Sep 1911 Bosmere 4a 1897."
  10. [S11] General Record Office Indexes to Births, 1837 - 2005 (General Register Office) "Sep 1914 Bosmere 4a 1929."
  11. [S11] General Record Office Indexes to Births, 1837 - 2005 (General Register Office) "Mar 1924 Bosmere 4a 1638."