George Sumner

about 1801–October 1877 (Age 76)
Leyland, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of George

When George Sumner was born about 1801, in Leyland, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Robert Sumner, was 24 and his mother, Margaret Stevenson, was 26. He married Elizabeth Cuerden on 24 October 1819, in Leyland, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Preston, Lancashire, England in 1851. He died in October 1877, in Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

George Sumner
1801–1877
Elizabeth Cuerden
1798–1873
Marriage: 24 October 1819
Elizabeth Sumner
1799–
Margaret Sumner
1820–1832
James Sumner
1820–1890
Alice Sumner
1821–
Hannah Sumner
1822–
Jane Sumner
1823–
Ellen Sumner
1825–
John Sumner
1826–1889
Elizabeth Sumner
1829–
Robert Sumner
1833–1880
George Sumner
1836–
Matthew Sumner
1836–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 October 1819
Leyland, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
children

(12)

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (7)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 0

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1815

Age 14

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1823

Age 22

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a summoner, an official who was responsible for ensuring the appearance of witnesses in court, Middle English sumner, sumnor.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • George Sumner, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • George Sumner, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • George Summer in entry for Matthew Summer, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "

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