Annie SHURMER (1861-1887)

Name: Annie SHURMER
Sex: Female
Father: William SHURMER (1828-1908)
Mother: Harriett SKELTON (1833-1897)

Individual Events and Attributes

Birth Q4 1861 Leckhampton, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Christening 10 Aug 1862 (age 0) Leckhampton, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire1
Occupation Servant / Nurse2
Death 12 Feb 1887 (age 25) Leckhampton, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

Individual Note

In 1871 she was living at Pilley, Leckhampton with her parents, 4 sisters and 2 brothers. She was 9 years old.

 

A tombstone at St.Peter's church, Leckhampton has the following inscription -

IN LOVING MEMORY OF ANNIE SHURMER. WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE. FEBRY 12TH 1887, AGED 25 YEARS. NOT LOST BUT GONE BEFORE. ALSO OF HER PARENTS WILLIAM SHURMER, DIED FEBRY 4TH 1908, AGED 88 YEARS. AND HARRIET, HIS BELOVED WIFE, DIED SEPTR 4TH 1897, AGED 69 YEARS. "PEACE, PERFECT PEACE." ALSO OF THEIR ELDEST SON JOSEPH PETER

SHURMER DIED AT INVERCARGILL, NEW ZEALAND FEBRY 10TH 1913. AGED 58 YEARS.

Sources

1Dawn Kent, "Leckhampton Christening Records - Cheltenham".
2Church of Latter Day Saints Database, "IGI - LDS".