Ernest Edward GURNSEY

Ernest Edward GURNSEY

Male 1879 - 1942  (63 years)Deceased

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  • Name Ernest Edward GURNSEY  [1, 2
    Born 17 Jan 1879  Chatham, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Census 1901  38 The Beacon, Luton, Chatham, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation: Labourer - H.M. Dockyard 
    Age: 22 
    Census 1911  21 Upper Luton Road, Chatham, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Occupation: Plumber's Assistant 
    Age: 32 
    Emigration 19 Jan 1928  Mombassa, Kenya, Africa Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    1939 Register 29 Sep 1939  1 Chempot Rise, Orpington, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Occupation: Clerical Servant (Retired) 
    Age: 60 
    Died 10 Mar 1942  Bromley, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Siblings 8 siblings 
    Person ID I470  WILLIS01
    Last Modified 18 Feb 2016 

    Father Ancestors George GURNSEY,   b. 22 Jul 1851, Chatham, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jun 1930  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Ancestors Catherine ROBINSON,   b. 9 Oct 1852, Chatham, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jul 1929  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 1874  Medway Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 9 children 
    Family ID F97  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Spouse / Partner Ancestors Edna COLLINS,   b. 1878, Evesham, Worcestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 31 Jul 1909  St Katherine's Church, City of London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2011 
    Family ID F279  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsEmigration - Ernest and Edna sailed from London aboard the SS 'Mantola', with around 50 other passengers. Ernest's occupation was recorded as 'Crown Agent'. - 19 Jan 1928 - Mombassa, Kenya, Africa Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1939 Register - Occupation: Clerical Servant (Retired) - 29 Sep 1939 - 1 Chempot Rise, Orpington, Kent, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    In the garden of the brickmakers!
    In the garden of the brickmakers!
    Back L to R. 1. Philip Collins 2. Ada Collins 3. James Collins
    Middle Row 1. Albert (Bert) Collins 2. Emily Collins his wife nee unknown 3.Emily Collins nee Smith (Jean's granny)4. Edna Gurnsey nee Collins, 5.Ernest Gurnsey
    Front Row 1. unknown 2. Edna Burford 3. unknown

    1939 Register
    The 1939 Register - GURNSEY, Ernest & Edna (nee Collins)
    The 1939 Register - GURNSEY, Ernest & Edna (nee Collins)
    Living at 1 Chempot Rise, Orpington, Kent, England

    Census Records
    1901 - GURNSEY, George & Catherine [ROBINSON]
    1901 - GURNSEY, George & Catherine [ROBINSON]
    1891 Census - George & Catherine Gurnsey
    1891 Census - George & Catherine Gurnsey
    1891 Census return for George & Catherine Gurnsey, 38 Beacon Road, Luton, Kent.
    1881 - GURNSEY, George & Catherine
    1881 - GURNSEY, George & Catherine
    1881 Census return for George & Catherine Gurnsey at Grocers Shop, 3 Claremont Place, Chatham, Kent, England.

    BMD Records
    MARRIAGE - GURNSEY, Ernest & COLLINS, Edna - 1909
    MARRIAGE - GURNSEY, Ernest & COLLINS, Edna - 1909

    Portraits
    GURNSEY, Ernest
    GURNSEY, Ernest

  • Sources 
    1. [S04] **1901 England Census, Class: RG13; Piece: 730; Folio: 141; Page: 26.
      Name: Ernest GurnseyBirth Date: abt 1879Birth Place: Chatham, Kent, EnglandResidence Date: 1901Residence Place: Chatham, Kent, England
      http://search.ancestry.co.uk/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=uki1901&h=5450149&ti=5538&indiv=try

    2. [S09] **1881 England Census, Class: RG11; Piece: 894; Folio: 122; Page: 28; Line: ; GSU roll: 1341212.
      Name: Ernest E. GurnseyBirth Date: abt 1879Birth Place: Chatham, Kent, EnglandResidence Date: 1881Residence Place: Chatham, Kent, England
      http://search.ancestry.co.uk/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=uki1881&h=8094331&ti=5538&indiv=try

    3. [S102] **1911 England Census, FindMyPast,.com, (RG14PN3919 RG78PN149 RD47 SD1 ED35 SN194).

    4. [S208] >LEE, Frances.

    5. [S250] FindMyPast.co.uk.
      Ship: MANTOLA
      Official Number: 143274
      Master's name: D F James
      Steamship Line: B.I.S.N.Co Ld.
      Where bound: Beira, Mozambique
      Square feet: 57
      Registered tonnage: 5469.41
      Passengers on voyage:



    6. [S303] 1939 Register, ef: RG101/1265E/007/42 Letter Code: CKDV.

    7. [S17] Marriage Register entry.