Mary GUMBLETON


Name: Mary GUMBLETON  O0005 
Born: 25 Jun 1803  Ilchester, Somerset, England
Baptised: 31 Jul 1803  Ilchester, Somerset, England
Parents: Robert GUMBLETON Ann ENSOR
Died:18 Jan 1860 Kentish Town, Middlesex, England
Buried: 1860  Highgate, Middlesex, England
Occupation:Straw hat maker   
Spouse 1William THOROGOOD
Married 24 Aug 1854
St Pancras RD, Middlesex, England
(Died 7 Aug 1880 London, Middlesex, England)
Mary Gumbleton, a daughter of Robert GUMBLETON and Ann (nee Ensor), was born 25 Jun 1803 and baptised 31 Jul 1803 in Ilchester, Somerset. The family left Ilchester and moved to Deal, Kent, in about 1806.

The 1823 and 1826 Kent Directories list a Miss Gumbleton, straw hat manufacturer, Deal, St Leonard, Kent. By 1832 she had moved to Hampstead and is listed in the Middlesex directory as “Mary Gumbleton, Milliner & dressmaker, Hampstead, Middlesex”. She appears in the 1841 census in Heath street, Hampstead and the 1846 directory lists Mary & Elizabeth Gumbleton, Milliners & Dressmakers, Hampstead, Middlesex.

On 24 Aug 1854, she was married to William THOROGOOD at the Ebenezer Chapel, Camden Town. He was a widower, aged 52; the son of Charles THOROGOOD, gentleman. At the time. He was living at 113 Stanhope St, Camden Town.

Mary THOROGOOD, nee Gumbleton, died on 18 Jan 1860 and is buried in Highgate cemetery.

William THOROGOOD was a widower at 26 Grafton Rd, Marylebone, in 1861, and died in 1880. 

DateEventPlaceReference
31 Jul 1803 Baptism of Mary GUMBLETON Ilchester, Somerset, England Baptisms index
1823 - 1824 Kent 1823-4 directories Kent View details
1832 - 1834 Middlesex 1832-34 directories Hampstead View details
6 Jun 1841 Mary GUMBLETON (age 25) living in Heath St, Hampstead in 1841 census Hampstead, Middlesex, England 1841 census
1846 London 1846 directory London View details
1853 London 1853 directory London View details
1853 Mary GUMBLETON referenced in London 1853 directory London View details
1854 Sep Qr Marriage registration of Mary Gumbleton St Pancras RD, Middlesex, England Civil marriage registers
24 Aug 1854 Marriage certificate of William THOROGOOD and Mary Gumbleton St Pancras, Middlesex Marriage certificate
18 Jan 1860 Grave of Mary Thorogood (nee Gumbleton) Highgate Cemetery, London View details
27 Feb 1951 Mary GUMBLETON referenced in Letter re Gumbleton family Birchington, Kent View details


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