Another Cullimore family


Our branch of the Cullimore family are the descendants of Joseph, born in Thornbury, Gloucestershire, in about 1660 –  follow this link to find out more about them.

Another Cullimore family in Thornbury, almost certainly related to ours, is as follows.

Augustus Poole Cullimore was born in Whitfield, Thornbury in 1804.  He married Arabella Barton on 19 February 1831.  They had five children:  Stephen, born in 1831 and died in 1848;  Giles, born in 1834 and died in 1884;  George Leonard, born in 1837 (for further details see below);  Joseph, born in 1840 and died three years later;  and another Giles, born in 1850.

George Leonard was born in Whitfield in 1837;  he married three times and had at least twelve children.  First he married Jane Senior, with whom he had five children:  ArabellaGiles, born in Whitfield in 1863;  Lavinia Jane, born in 1865 (see below);  Adelaine (Adelina?), born in Whitfield in 1868;  and Augustus.  Jane died in 1872, and soon afterwards George married Emma Blizzard, with whom he had seven children:  Kate, born in Bath in 1874;  Ethel, born in Whitfield in 1875;  Louisa, born in 1877;  Alice in 1878;  Minney, born in 1879;  Frank, born in Dunkerton, Somerset, in 1880;  and Maud, born in 1882.  In 1881 the family were living in Tunley Road, Dunkerton;  George was recorded as a farmer.  Emma died in 1883, and two years later George married Susan Sturges.

Lavinia Jane was born in Whitfield on 26 June 1865.  On 1 December 1883 she married a local farmer, Charles Urch, by whom she had nine children:  Florence Jane, born in 1884 and died the following year;  Daisy Jane, born in 1886;  Elsie Norah, born in Thornbury on 24 July 1887;  Frank Charles, born there on 19 June 1889;  Reginald Victor, born on 29 July 1891;  Augustus Lovell (‘Gus’), born in Bath on 1 September 1894;  Frederick Ben, born in 1896;  Alec Clifford in 1899;  and Evelyn Lavinia in 1903.  Charles died in Bath on 24 February 1916.


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