Albert Edward GUMBLETON
|Name:||Albert Edward GUMBLETON||R0036|
|Born:||5 Mar 1901||Greenwich RD, Kent, England|
|Baptised:||28 Aug 1903||Blackheath, Holy Trinity, London, England|
|Parents:||Alfred GUMBLETON||Alice Maria WELLS|
|Died:||26 Jun 1971||Devon C RD, Devonshire, England|
|Note: Information about later generations may be excluded for reasons of privacy|
|Spouse 1||Annie MacDonald
(Died 27 Sep 2012 Norham, Northumberland, England)
|Albert Edward Gumbleton was a son of Alfred Gumbleton (a seaman) and his wife Alice Maria, nee Wells. He was born on 5 Mar 1901and baptised on 28 Aug 1903 at Holy Trinity Church, Blackheath, London.
His father died, at sea, when Albert Edward was about 2 years old. In 1911, he is probably the 'Herbert' Gumbleton (age 10) living in the Royal Merchant Seamen's Orphanage, Hermon Hill, Wanstead, Essex. Perhaps Albert was shortened to 'Bert' and was wrongly recorded as Herbert.
He became a merchant seaman himself and was awarded the Mercantine Marine medals in World War I. He received his 2nd mate certificate in 1921, 1st mate in 1923 and was given a master's certificate in 1925.
He married Annie MacDonald, possibly in Scotland. In later life, they lived in Christow, Exeter, Devon. He died, in Devon, in 1971. His will gives his address as "Appledram", Christow, Exeter, Devon.
His widow died in Norham, Northumberland, in 2012, aged 101. Her death was recorded in the Berwick Advertiser.
|31 Mar 1901||Albert Gumbleton (age 1M) living in 18 Benbold Place, Greenwich, Kent in 1901 census||Greenwich, Kent, England||1901 census|
|1901 Jun Qr||Birth registration of Albert Edward GUMBLETON||Greenwich RD, Kent, England||Civil registration birth registers|
|28 Aug 1903||Baptism of Albert Edward GUMBLETON||Blackheath, Holy Trinity, London, England||Baptisms index|
|2 Apr 1911||Herbert Gumbleton (age 10) living in Royal Merchant Seamen's Orphanage, Hermon Hill, Wanstead, Essex in 1911 census||West Ham, Essex, England||1911 census|
|18 Dec 1917||Ellis Island records: Albert Gumbleton, 1917||USA||View details|
|18 Dec 1917||Albert Edward GUMBLETON referenced in Ellis Island records: Albert Gumbleton, 1917||USA||View details|
|1914-18||Albert Edward Gumbleton: Mercantile Marine medals||View details|
|1914-18||World War I medals of Albert Edward GUMBLETON||View details|
|9 Apr 1921||Albert E Gumbleton: 2nd mate certification||View details|
|7 Mar 1923||Albert E Gumbleton: 1st mate certification||View details|
|22 Dec 1925||Albert E Gumbleton: master certification||View details|
|1971 Jun||Death registration of Albert Edward Gumbleton||Devon C RD, Devonshire, England||Civil registration death registers|
|23 Sep 1971||Will of Albert Edward Gumbleton of Exeter||Exeter, Devon||View details|
|4 Oct 2012||Albert Edward GUMBLETON referenced in Annie Gumbleton : Obituary||Norham, Northumberland||View details|
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