Ellen Susannah Plummer

2 September 1881–1974 (Age 92)
Hickling, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Ellen Susannah

When Ellen Susannah Plummer was born on 2 September 1881, in Hickling, Norfolk, England, her father, John William Plummer, was 34 and her mother, Ann Elizabeth Bargewell, was 32. She married John Gibbs on 8 March 1905, in Brumstead, Norfolk, England. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Brumstead, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom in 1911 and Smallburgh, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom in 1939. She died in 1974, in North Walsham, Norfolk, England, at the age of 93.

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Family Time Line

John Gibbs
1870–1919
Ellen Susannah Plummer
1881–1974
Marriage: 8 March 1905
Robert William Gibbs
1905–1906
Nora Ellen Gibbs
1907–1916
Kenneth John Gibbs
1910–1910
Elsie Kathleen Gibbs
1911–1951

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
8 March 1905
Brumstead, Norfolk, England
children

(4)

    Robert William Gibbs

    Male1905–1906Male

    Nora Ellen Gibbs

    Female1907–1916Female

    Kenneth John Gibbs

    Male1910–1910Male

    Elsie Kathleen Gibbs

    Female1911–1951Female

Parents and Siblings

    John William Plummer

    Male1847–Male

    Ann Elizabeth Bargewell

    Female1849–Female

siblings

(7)

    William George Plummer

    Male1872–Male

    Male1877–1956Male

    Anna Eliza Plummer

    Female1879–1917Female

    Female1881–1974Female

    Florence Elizabeth Plummer

    Female1884–1916Female

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1884

Age 3

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 23

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.
1908

Age 27

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

English:1. occupational name for a worker in lead, especially a maker of lead pipes and conduits, from Anglo-Norman French plom(m)er, plum(m)er ‘plumber’, from plom(b), plum(b) ‘lead’ (Latin plumbum). 2. variant of Plumer 1, 3. 3. occasionally, a habitational name from a minor place name, such as Plummers in Kimpton, Hertfordshire, which was named with Old English plum ‘plum(tree)’ + mere ‘pool’. The name is also established in Ireland, taken there from England in the 17th century.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ellen S Plummer in household of John Wm Plummer, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Ellen Susannah Plummer, "England, Norfolk Bishop's Transcripts, 1685-1941"
  • Ellen Gibbs, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

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