Flora Martha GUMBLETON
|Name:||Flora Martha GUMBLETON||P0092|
|Born:||1859||Alderbury RD, Wiltshire, England|
|Baptised:||28 Sep 1859||Unknown, Wiltshire, England|
|Parents:||Morgan GUMBLETON||Mary HAZELL|
|Spouse 1||John GALLOWAY
Married 3 Apr 1881
Bangor, Caernarvonshire, Wales
|Flora Martha Gumbleton was the eldest daughter of Morgan Gumbleton and his wife Mary (nee Hazell). She was born in 1859 in the registration district of Alderbury, which includes the village of West Grimstead. The Familysearch website gives a baptism for her on 28 Sep 1859 in "Wiltshire" but the exact parish has not been found.
By 1861, her parents had moved to Finsbury Street, Portsea, Hampshire, where Flora is recorded in the census, with them, aged 1. By 1871, Flora, aged 11, had left school and was working as a servant in the household of her paternal grandparents, William and Mary Gumbleton, in West Grimstead.
Some time before 1881, Morgan Gumbleton and his family moved to Llanllechid, in Wales. In the census of that year, Flora, aged 22 is working as a servant in the household of Elizabeth Douglas, an annuitant, at High Street Caxton House, Bangor.
On 29 Apr 1881 at the Cathedral Church, Bangor, Flora was married to John Galloway, aged 28, a game keeper.
Flora and John must have moved to Scotland and appear in the 1901 census at Fir Park Cottage No 5, Dryfesdale, Dumfriesshire. Living with them were their 7 children:
We have no further details of her married life.
|1859 Jun Qr||Birth registration of Martha GUMBLETON||Alderbury RD, Wiltshire, England||Civil registration birth registers|
|28 Sep 1859||Baptism of Flora Martha GUMBLETON||Unknown, Wiltshire, England||Baptisms index|
|7 Apr 1861||Flora M GOMBLETON (age 1) living in Finsbury Street, Portsea, Hampshire in 1861 census||Portsea, Hampshire, England||1861 census|
|2 Apr 1871||Flora Gumbleton (age 11) living in Spring Cottage, Main St. West Grimstead, Wilts in 1871 census||West Grimstead, Wiltshire, England||1871 census|
|3 Apr 1881||Flora GUMBLETON (age 22) living in High Street Caxton House, Bangor in 1881 census||None||1881 census|
|3 Apr 1881||Marriage of Flora Martha Gumbleton||Bangor, Wales||View details|
|29 Apr 1881||Marriage certificate of John Galloway and Flora Martha GUMBLETON||Bangor||Marriage certificate|
|1881 Jun Qr||Marriage registration of Flora Martha Gumbleton||Bangor RD, Caernarvonshire, Wales||Civil marriage registers|
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