George Burgum

21 October 1885–August 0009
Littledean, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of George

When George Burgum was born on 21 October 1885, in Littledean, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Timothy Burgum, was 42 and his mother, Mary or Polly Walding, was 41. He married Ethel Goldsworthy about 1915, in Bundaberg, Queensland, Australia. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He died in August 0009, and was buried in Bundaberg, Queensland, Australia.

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Family Time Line

George Burgum
1885–0009
Ethel Goldsworthy
1895–
George Walding Burgum
1917–1963
William Arnold Burgum
1922–1943
Winnifred Knella Burgum
1924–1924

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Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead named Bergum, from the dative plural of berg ‘hill’, ‘mountain’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • George Burgum, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Burgum, "Australia Cemetery Inscriptions, 1802-2005"
  • George Burgum, "Australia Cemetery Inscriptions, 1802-2005"

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