Nelson James BUNGAY

Male 1891 - 1962  (70 years)


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  • Name Nelson James BUNGAY 
    Born 13 Jun 1891  Bishopstrow, Warminster, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Military Service 25 Feb 1916 
    Hospitalization 11 Nov 1918  Queen Alexandra Hospital, Cosham, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    influenza 
    Occupation 11 Aug 1920  Buckland St Mary, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    a Policeman 
    Residence 11 Aug 1920  Hillside Cottage, Buckland St Mary, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 28 Mar 1962  Bournemouth, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Siblings 2 siblings 
    Notes 
    • 1901 census: Listed as aged 9, born in Warminster, Wiltshire, living in Whatley Combe, Nunney, Frome in Somerset

      1911 census: Shepton Mallett, Somerset
      BUNGAY, Joshua Husband Married 29 years 3 3 M 53 1858 Game Keeper Wilts Burcombe
      BUNGAY, Elizabeth Wife F 51 1860 Dorset Sylchitt
      BUNGAY, Nelson Son M 19 1892 Game Keeper

      25 Feb 1916 Enlsited into Army. At the time he was a Police Constable at Flax Bourton near Bristol. Next of kin Joshua Bungay, Father, Stacy's Cottage, Dender, Nr Wells, Somerset. 5 ft 11 1/4 inches. Mobilised 5 March 1917.

      11 Nov 1918: Admitted to hospital [Alexandra Hospital, Cosham] with influenza. Discharged on 24 Nov 1918.

      11 Aug 1920: Record 87 of the Marriage Register of St Nicholas, Guildford. Nelson James Bungay, 29, Bachelor, a Policeman living at Hillside Cottage, Buckland St Mary, Nr Chard, Somerset, son of Joshua Bungay, Game Keeper, married Eliza May Derryman, 23, Spinster, a Clerk living at Artington, daughter of Frank Derryman, Signalman. Witnessed by Clara Wallis & Albert Edward Taylor. Married by G Massey Wheeler, Rector.

      Assuming that Nelson's father Joshua is the one that I already had in my database (both Gamekeepers), then Eliza married the son of her Aunt (Joshua married Elizabeth Derryman, who was an elder sister of Eliza's Father Frank).

      1939 Register: The Toss Ameysford Road,Clayford Avenue , Wimborne and Cranborne R.D., Dorset
      Ref: RG101/6967H/007/19 Letter Code: WLMR
      Nelson J Bungay 13 Jun 1891 Male Police Inspector Retired Married 75 1
      May (Eliza May) Bungay 24 Aug 1896 Female Unpaid Domestic Duties Married 75 2
      Winifred E Le Goubin 18 Mar 1887 Female Unpaid Domestic Duties Married 75 3
    Person ID I109  Baker Family Tree
    Last Modified 13 Jun 2017 

    Father Joshua BUNGAY,   b. Sep 1852, Burcombe, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1922, Wells, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth DERRYMAN,   b. Jun 1857, Lytchett Minster, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1935, Shepton Mallett, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 77 years) 
    Married 9 Dec 1882  Lytchett Minster, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F93  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Eliza May (May) DERRYMAN,   b. 24 Aug 1896, Chertsey, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1970, Bournemouth, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 11 Aug 1920  St Nicholas, Guildford, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    Children 
     1. Barbara BUNGAY,   b. Mar 1922, Williton, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1923, Williton, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 1 years)
     2. Oscar BUNGAY,   b. Mar 1924, Williton, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1924, Williton, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
    Family ID F92  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Jun 1891 - Bishopstrow, Warminster, Wiltshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsHospitalization - influenza - 11 Nov 1918 - Queen Alexandra Hospital, Cosham, Hampshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - a Policeman - 11 Aug 1920 - Buckland St Mary, Somerset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 11 Aug 1920 - Hillside Cottage, Buckland St Mary, Somerset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 11 Aug 1920 - St Nicholas, Guildford, Surrey, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Barbara BUNGAY - Mar 1922 - Williton, Somerset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Oscar BUNGAY - Mar 1924 - Williton, Somerset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Mar 1962 - Bournemouth, Hampshire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S22] Marriage Certificate, 87, 11 Aug 1920.
      Nelson's age given as 29 years.

    2. [S43] 1901 Census.
      Age given as 9 years old

    3. [S184] Ancestry.co.uk, 5a 145, Sep 1891.
      Warminster; Nelson James Bungay

    4. [S396] The 1939 National Register, (FindMyPast), 28 Mar 2016.
      The Toss Ameysford Road,Clayford Avenue , Wimborne and Cranborne R.D., Dorset
      Ref: RG101/6967H/007/19 Letter Code: WLMR
      Nelson J Bungay 13 Jun 1891 Male Police Inspector Retired Married 75 1

    5. [S22] Marriage Certificate.

    6. [S10] General Register Office Index, General Register Office, 6b 307, Mar 1962.
      Bournemouth; Nelson J Bungay, 70

    7. [S292] National Probate Calendar, (Ancestry) (Reliability: 2), 30 Jun 2013.
      BUNGAY Nelson James of 38 The Broadway Northbourne Bournemouth died 28 March 1962 Probate Winchester 28 June to Eliza May Bungay widow. Effects £2041 3s 5d.

    8. [S10] General Register Office Index, General Register Office, 2a 222, Sep 1920.
      Guildford

    9. [S22] Marriage Certificate, 87, 11 Aug 1920.
      Marriage solemnized in the Parish Church of St Nicholas, Guildford after Banns