Rumming, James (1809-1895)

Family

James was baptised on 10 September 1809 at Liddiard-Tregooze, Wiltshire. His parents were John, a farmer, and Mary.

Census returns identify the following occupations for James.

  • 1841 no occupation
  • 1851 farmer  
  • 1861 retired farmer
  • 1871 retired farmer & local preacher
  • 1881 retired farmer
  • 1891 retired farmer

He married Elizabeth Edwards (abt1820-1895) in the summer of 1870 in the Abingdon Registration District, Berkshire. Elizabeth died just 5days before James.

James died on 29 March 1895 and was buried on 1 April 1895 at Abingdon, Berkshire.

Circuits

  • 1833 Shefford
  • 1834 Shefford (6 mths)
  • 1834 Moreton (6 mths)
  • 1835 Blaenavon
  • 1836 Barnstable
  • 1837 Motcombe
  • 1838 disappears

 

References

W Leary, Directory of Primitive Methodist Ministers and their Circuits, 1990

Census Returns and Births, Marriages & Deaths Registers

Note: Leary lists James under James Ramming and James Rumming. Most records online spell the name as Rumming.

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