Mattishall Guymers
MATTISHALL GUYMERS

JOHN GUYMER Generation 1

John Guymer marries Anne Patterson 22nd July 1790 Bawdeswell after banns read 20/27th June & 4th July 1790 at Bawdeswell (PR 72). John Gymer (wid of Sparham) & Ann (of Bawdeswell)

Children of John & Ann, all baptised Sparham St Mary the Virgin

James GuymerBapt 16th September 1792
Ann GuymerBorn5 21st June 1794, bapt 31st August
Robert GymerBorn525th June 1797, bapt 28th August (more below)

For possible ancestors of John see Reepham page


ROBERT GYMER Generation 2

Robert Gymer born c1797 Sparham (from 1851 census)
Marries Mary Hill (born c1805 Mattishall) on 18th October 1825 by banns at Mattishall, both "of this parish" (PR 8). Witnesses Robert Bruton & Elizabeth Copebram
Burial Robert Gymer 5th April 1871 aged 74 at Mattishall (PR106)
Burial Mary Gymer 12th April 1893 aged 88 at Mattishall (PR420)

Children of Robert & Mary, all born Mattishall. Robert's occuption for all baptisms lab

John GymerBapt 19th November 1826 (PR432) (more below)
Robert GymerBapt 11th October 1829 (PR531) (more below)
Marianne GymerBapt 4th August 1834 (PR649) (more below)
Maria GymerBapt 18th May 1834 (PR688) (more below)
William GymerBapt 13th August 1837 (more below)
George GymerBorn c1839, bapt 22nd May 1842 (PR109) (more below)
Sarah GymerBapt 22nd May 1842 (more below on balance of probabilities)
Charles GymerBorn c1845 bapt 18th March 1849 (PR287) (more below)

7th May 1823 Robert Gymer & Mary Hill are witnesses at the marriage of John Adcock & Sarah Wiseman at Mattishall

1841 census Robert Gymer (40 ag lab) living at South Green, Mattishall with wife Mary (35) and children Robert (11), Mary Ann (9), Maria (7), William (4) and George (1). All born Norfolk
1851 census Robert Gymer (54 bn Sparham ag lab) living at South Green, Mattishall with wife Mary (45 bn Mattishall) together with above children Maria (17), William (14), George (12), Sarah (9) & Charles (6). All children born Mattishall. Also resident mother-in-law Mary Hill (94 widow born Hockering)
1861 census Robert Gymer (65 lab marr) living at Smiths Green, Mattishall with children Sarah (19 dressmaker) & Charles (16 lab). All born Mattishall
1861 Mary Gymer (56 bn Mattishall nurse marr) living at Smiths Green, Mattishall with Gowing family
1871 census Mary Gymer (65 bn Mattishall dressmaker wid) living at 15 South Green, Mattishall with granddaughter Deborah (14 bn Mattishall dressmaker)
1881 census Mary Gymer (75 born Mattishall wid) living at 15 South Green Mattishall
1891 cenus Mary Guymer (head 85 bn Mattishall ret laundress wid) living at 13 South Green, Mattishall with son John (65 bn Mattishall marr carpenter) & grandson Johnnie (14 bn East Dereham scholar)

{1851 census a John Guymer (70 bn Sparham miller) visiting at Quendon, Essex at William Burls (miller), possibly related to Robert as both born Sparham?}


JOHN GUYMER Generation 3

John Guymer baptised 19th November 1826 Mattishall (PR 432), the son of Robert (lab) & Mary (Hill) above
Marriage of John Gymer & Emma Reeve Mitford District December Quarter 1858 ref 4b 797. Banns read Lyng 19th & 26th September & 3rd October 1858. Both single & otp
2nd marriage of John Gymer at St Nicholas, East Dereham (PR 2) on 21st August 1881 to Mary Pearse (born c1826 Nth Tuddenham). Both of full age & widows. John the son of Robert (carpenter) & Mary the daughter of John Elliot (gamekeeper). Registered Mitford District September Quarter ref 4b 419
Death of an Emma Gymer aged 46 registered Mitford District December Quarter 1879 ref 4b 181
Death of a John Gymer aged 75 registered St Albans District March Quarter 1901 ref 3a 382

Children of John & Emma. All events East Dereham unless stated

William Gymer (Reeve)Born 1856 Lyng (more below)
George Herbert Thomas GuymerBapt 17th September 1865 (more below on balance of probabilities)
Harry GymerBapt 17th September 1865, father sawyer (PR 465) (more below on balance of probabilities)
Emma Louisa GuymerBapt 25th December 1870, father carpenter (more below)
Oliver John GuymerBorn 5th December 1877 (more below)

1841 census John Gymer (14 bn in county serv) living at Parsonage, North Tuddenham
1851 census John Guymer (25 sawyer unm born Mattishall) lodging at Eastgate, Cawston with Smith family
1861 census John Gymer (34 sawyer bn Mattishall) living at Reepham Moor, Reepham with wife Emma (27 bn Lyng) & son William (4 bn Lyng)
1871 census John Guymer (44 bn Mattishall carpenter) living at Norwich Road, East Dereham with wife Emma (37 bn Ling) & children William (14 bn Ling blacksmith), George (7 bn Reepham), Harry (5 bn East Dereham) & Emma (10 months bn East Dereham
1881 census John Guymer (55 bn Mattishall carpenter wid) living at Railway Cottage, East Dereham with children George (17 bn Reepham), Harry (15), Emmer (11) & Johnny (4). Rest of children born Mattishall
1891 census John Guymer (65 bn Mattishall carpenter marr) living with son Johnnie (14 bn Dereham) at mothers as above


ROBERT GUYMER Generation 3

Robert Guymer baptised Mattishall 11th October 1829 (PR 531) the son of Robert (lab) & Mary Hill
Marries Amelia Rix (born c1833 Bylaugh) Registered Mitford District June Quarter 1852 ref 4b 479. Banns read Lyng Robert Gymer & Millsett Rix 1852
From probate Robert Gymer of 92 Adelaide St, Heigham, Norwich (saw sharpener) died 21st July 1892 at Russell St, Heigham. Probate Norwich 30th July 1892 to Walter Roe (baker) & James White (grocer's assistant). Effect £56 4/3. Death registered aged 63 Norwich District September Quarter 1892 ref 4b 90
Death registered of an Amelia Guymer aged 54 Norwich District December Quarter 1886 ref 4b 128

Children of Robert & Amelia

Sarah Elizabeth GuymerBorn 10th January 1852, bapt 1st February 1852 Bylaugh the daughter of Millicent Rix. Mitford Q1 4b 284 as Rix
Maria GymerBorn c1855 Elsing (more below)
Annie GymerBorn c1862 Mattishall (more below)
Robert GuymerBorn c1864 Mattishall
Alice GuymerBorn c1864 Mattishall
Clara GuymerBorn c1870 Mattishall (more below)
Elizabeth Sarah GuymerBorn 11th September 1871 Mattishall father's occ sawyer (birth cert) (more below)
Sarah GuymerBorn c1874 Swanton

1851 census Robert Guymer (20 bn Bylaugh ag team member) lodging with Durrant family at Sparham, Norfolk.
1861 census Robert Gymer (31 bn Mattishall sawyer) living at Church Square, Mattishall with wife Amelia (27 bn Bylaugh) & children Sarah (9 bn Bylaugh Scholar) & Maria (5 scholar bn Elsing) & Christiana Rix (68 wid bn Sau) & her son James (28 bn Bylaugh sawyer)
1871 census Robert Gymer (41 bn Mattishall sawyer) living at 20 Church Square, Mattishall with wife Amelia (31 bn Bylaugh) & children Maria (15), Annie (9), Robert (7), Alice (5) & Clara (2). All children born Mattishall
1881 census Robert Guymer (51 carpenter) living at Baxters Row, East Dereham with wife Emilia (48 bn Bylaugh) & children Alice (16), Clara (11), Bessie (9) & Sarah (6 bn Swanton). The last 3 scholars & rest born Mattishall
1891 census Robert Guymer (61 bn Mattishall sharper head wid) living on own at 98a Adelaide Street, Heigham, Norwich

1881 census a Robert Guymer (17 bn Norwich carpenter) lodging at 47 Ordnance Street, Great Yarmouth with Folkes family
1891 census Robert Guymer (26 bn Mattishall bricklayers lab unm) boarding at 73 Russell Street, Heigham with sister Annie Lambert & her family
1901 census a Robert Guymer (36 bn East Dereham gen lab) boarding at No 2 Row 30 Great Yarmouth with Mrs Everett
1891 census A Sarah Guymer (age ? bn Mattishall unm serv) housekeeper at Farm House, North Barsham


MARY ANN GYMER Generation 3

Baptised as Marianne Gymer 4th August 1834 at Mattishall (PR 649) the daughter of Robert (lab) & Mary Hill
Mary Ann Gymer marries Edward Cooke 4th September 1859 at Mattishall (PR 104). Mary Ann (of FA) the daughter of Robert (lab) & Edward (lab) the son of Edmund (wheelwright). Witnesses John & Emma Gymer
Death registered Mary A Cooke aged 83 Walsingham District March Quarter 1915 ref 4b 473

1851 census Mary Ann Gymer (19 bn Mattishall serv unm) housemaid at Maids Head Inn, Wensum Street, Norwich with Francis family
1861 census Mary Anne Cook (30 bn Mattishall) living at Cottage Creak Road, North Barsham, Norfolk with husband Edward (40 bn Houghton in the Dale, Norfolk farm serv) & daughter Anna (18 mths bn Mattishall)
1871 census Mary A Cook (39 bn Mattishall) living at Cottage, North Barsham with husband Edward (50 bn Houghton in the Dale ag lab) & children Anna (11 bn Mattishall scholar), Alice (9 scholar), William R (7 scholar), Thomas (4 scholar) & George (1). All children except Anna born North Barsham)
1881 census Mary Ann Cook (49 laundress) living at Creake Road Leeds Cottages, North Barsham with husband Edward (60 ag lab) with above children (except Anna), Alice a laundress, William an ag lab, Frances a domestic serv (out of employment) & Charles & George are scholars
1891 census Mary Ann Cooke (60 bn Mattishall) living at 5 Chapel House, Little Walsingham with husband Edward (70 bn Houghton ag lab) & children Charles (17) & Annie (14 dom app). Both born North Barsham
1901 census Mary Ann Cooke (69 bn Mattishall) living at Chapel Yard, Little Walsingham with husband Edward (80 bn Houghton parish relief) & children Charles S (27) & Annie M (24). Both born North Barsham
1911 census Mary Ann Cooke (79 bn Mattishall wid) living High St, Little Walsingham with daughter Annie Mary (34 bn North Barsham single coffee house proprietor)


MARIA GYMER Generation 3

Maria Gymer baptised 18th May 1834 Mattishall (PR 688), the daughter of Robert (lab) & Mary (Hill)
Marries John Andrews 16th June 1861 Norwich St Peter Palmegate
Death registered Maria Andrews aged 72 Norwich District March Quarter 1907 ref 4b 86

1871 census Maria Andrews (36 bn Mattishall dressmaker) living at Mousehold, Norwich with husband John (36 bn Brooke railway porter), daughter Anna (8 bn Norwich scholar) & her sister Sarah Gymer (29 bn Mattishall dressmaker unm)
1891 census Maria Andrews (58 bn Mattishall waiting room attendant wid) living at 2 Mountergate Street, Norwich with daughter Marie (27 housekeeper unm), granddaughter Bessie Roberts (7 scholar) & lodger Fred W Rackham (25 painter unm). Rest Born Norwich
1901 census Maria Andrews (67 bn Mattishall railway waiting room attendant wid) living at 2 Mountergate, Norwich with daughter Maria Rackham (36) her husband Frederick (35 house painter) & neice Bessie Roberts (17 unm). Rest born Norwich


WILLIAM GUYMER Generation 3

William Guymer baptised 13th August 1837 at Mattishall the son of Robert (lab) & Mary Hill
William Gymer marries Maria Blyth 26th December 1859 at Ringland St Peter (PR 51) after banns. William (23 wheelwright) the son of Robert (timber merchant) & Maria (23) the daughter of Matthew (blacksmith). Botp. Witnesses Edward Blyth & Elizabeth ??. Registered St Faiths District December Quarter 1859 ref 4b 262
Death registered of a William Guymer aged 83 Mitford District March Quarter 1917 ref 4b 1635

1861 census William Guymer (24 bn Mattishall carpenter & wheelwright) living with wife Maria (23 bn Ringland) living at Mill Road, Elsing with boarder John Comer
1871 census William Guymer (33 bn Mattishall journeyman carpenter) living at Mill Street, Elsing with wife Maria (32 bn Ringland) & nephew Frank Chambers (7 bn London) & lodger William Bushell (26 bn Foulsham unm journeyman carpenter)
1881 census William Guymer (47 bn Matsell joiner) living with wife Maria (42 bn Ringland) with nephews Frank Chambers (18 bn London iron works clerk) and Charles Coomer (20 bn Ringland blacksmiths striker) at 20 Marsh Street, Linthorpe, Yorks
1891 census Maria Guymer (50 bn Ringland head marr) living at 20 Marsh Street, Middlesborough with niece Elizabeth Comer (38 bn Ringland dressmaker unm), & nephews John Comer (32 bn Ringland gen lab unm) & Edward Chambers (25 bn Stepney, London gen lab unm)
1901 census Maria Guymer (60 born Ringland married) living at 20 Marsh Street, Middlesbrough with neice Elizabeth Comer (48 head) & nephew John (39) both single born Ringland

From Northern Echo 19th August 1876 Mr Wm Guymer of 20 Marsh Street, Middlesborough dived into the River Tees near Dinsdale & after some searching saved a boy. We understand William has rescued 7 or 8 boys from similar danger & he is certainly deserving notice by the Royal Humane Society


GEORGE GYMER Generation 3

George Gymer Born c1839, baptised 22nd May 1842 Mattishall (PR109), the son of Robert (lab) & Mary (Hill)
George Gymer marries Matilda Charter registered September Quarter Royston District 1863 ref 3a 338

Children of George & Mahala. All born Steeple Morden Cambs unless stated

Samuel GymerBorn c1860
Wilfred GymerBorn 1864. Royston District Q2 3a 234
George GymerBorn 5th February 1865 Manchester, England (more below on the balance of probabilities)
Emma Jane GymerBorn c1868 Chesterton (more below)
Priscilla GymerBorn 1871. Chesterton District Q3 3b 465 (more below)
Rosina GymerBorn 1874 Chesterton. Chesterton District Q2 3b 482 Died 24th April 1962 Cuyahoga, USA
Minnie GymerBorn 1879 Cambridge. Cambridge District Q1 3b 511 (more below)

1861 census George Guymer (21 bn Mattishall police constable) lodging at Chesterton Road, Chesterton, Cambs with Frances Nichols & two other PCs
1871 census George Gymer (32 bn Mattishall carpenter) living at Victoria Road, Cambridge with wife Mahala (30 dressmaker) & children Samuel (10 scholar), Wilford (7 scholar), George (5 scholar) & Emma J (2). All rest born Steeple Morden except Emma at Chesterton. Also resident lodger Frederick Dye (29 police officer)
1881 census George Grymer (45 bn Mattishall joiner) living at 39 Sturon Street, Cambridge with wife Mabel (40 bn Steeple Morden, Cambs) & children Samuel (21 bn Steeple Morden carpenter), Wilfred (18 bn Steeple Morden bookseller's assistant), George (16 bn Steeple Morden errand boy), Emma Jane (12 bn Chesterton, Cambs), Priscilla (10 bn Chesterton), Rosina (7 bn Cambridge) & Minney (2 bn Cambridge). Also resident lodger John Chandler (27 bn Cambridge joiner)

1900 US census Mihale Gymer {shown as male} (bn Jan 1844 wid immigrated 1885 15 yrs in US 7 of 7 children living) living at Cleveland City, Cuyahoga County, Ohio with daughters Priscilla (bn Aug 1871 dressmaker), Rosina (bn Apr 1875 clerk library) & Minnie (21 bn Nov 1878 clerk grocery). All born England with English parents, all girls single

From New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957. Isabella Guymer (46) & children Emma (18 spinster {as Gymer}), George (14 joiner), Priscilla (11), Roseanna (9) & Minnie (6) arrived New York 6th April 1885 aboard "City of Chicago" from Liverpool & Queenstown, Ireland
From Philadelphia Passenger Lists, 1880-1945. Miss Priscilla Gymer, aged 33, arrived Philadelphia 12th August 1906 aboard the "Freisland" from Liverpool bound for Cleveland

1910 US census Rose Gymer (36 bn England both parents bn England librarian unm) lodging at Young Womens Education Institution Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio
1920 US census Rosina C Gymer (45 bn England, both parents bn England immigrated 1886 clerical public library unm) living at Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio
1940 census Rosina Gymer (65 sing bn England) renting East 97th St, Cleveland, Cuyhoga. Living same place April 1935


SARAH GYMER Generation 3

Sarah Gymer baptised Mattishall 22nd May 1842 (PR 110) the daughter of Robert (lab) & Mary (Hill)
Sarah Gymer marries William Rowe registered Walsingham District December Quarter 1898 ref 4b 858

1851 census Sarah Gymer (9 bn Mattishall) living at South Green, Mattishall with parents
1861 census Sarah Gymer (19 bn Mattishall) living at Smiths Green, Mattishall with father
1871 census Sarah Gymer (29 bn Mattishall dressmaker unm) living at Moushold, Norwich with sister Maria Andrews & her family
1891 census Sarah Guymer (49 bn Mattishall housekeeper) Farm House, Creake Rd, North Barsham within Leeds household
1901 census Sarah Rowe (55 bn Mattishall dressmaker) living at Binham Road, Walsingham with husband William (66 bn Hindringham bricklayer)
1911 census Sarah Rowe (69 bn Mattishall married 13 yrs, no children) living Hindringham, Walsingham with husband William (78 bn Hindringham old age pensioner)


CHARLES GYMER Generation 3

Charles Gymer born c1845 baptised 18th March 1849 Mattishall (PR 287), the son of Robert (lab) & Mary (Hill)
Marries Sarah Ann Meachen (born c1847 East Tuddenham) at Mattishall 28th May 1868. Charles (23 sawyer) son of Robert (sawyer) & Sarah (21) daughter of Henry. Registered Mitford District June Quarter 1868 ref 4b 464
Death registered of a Charles Guymer aged 71 March Quarter 1917 Norwich District ref 4b 242. Also partially recorded Norwich Death Records 1893-1923

Children of Charles & Sarah Ann

George GymerBapt 11th October 1868 Mattishall (more below)
Bessie GymerBorn 25th November 1870 Death Bessie Gymer aged 75 Cambridge District Q3 1946 ref 4a 191
Charles GymerBorn c1874 Hockering (more below)
Deborah GymerBapt 20th March 1876 East Tuddenham (PR184), buried E Tuddenham 3rd Arpil 1876 infant
Deborah GymerBorn c1879 East Tuddenham (more below)
Eva GymerBorn c1880 East Tuddenham. Baptised 30th September 1883 E Tuddenham (PR268), father a farmer (more below)
Robin GymerBorn c1882 East Tuddenham (more below)
John GymerBaptised 20th September 1885 E Tuddenham (more below)
Harry GymerBorn 1890 East Tuddenham. Bapt Mattishall as Guymer 2nd August 1891 (PR1155) (worked at Cantley sugar beet factory)

1871 census Charles Gymer (26 bn Mattishall carpenter) living at 14 South Green, Mattishall with wife Sara A (24 bn East Tuddenham) & children George (2) & Bessie (2 months). Both born Mattishall
1881 census Charles Gymer (36 bn Mattishall farmer of 37 acres) living at Old Toldgate House, Norwich Road, Mattishall with wife Sarah Ann (34 bn East Tuddenham) & children George (12 bn Mattishall), Bessie (10 bn Mattishall), Charles (7 bn Mattishall), Deborah (2 bn East Tuddenahm) & Eva (1 bn East Tuddenahm)
1891 census Charles Guymer (46 bn Mattishall carpenter & timber dealer) living at 13 Welgate, Mattishall with wife Sarah Ann (44 bn E Tuddenham) & children George (22 bn Mattishall gen lab), Charles (17 bn Hockering gen lab), Deborah (12), Eva (11), Robin (8), John (6) & Harry (7mths). All rest born E Tuddenham & all except Harry scholars

1901 census Charles Guymer (56 bn Mattishall wood sawyer) living at 15 Scoles Green Norwich St Michael at Thorn with wife Sarah (54) & sons Robin (18 telegraph messenger), John (16 drapers assistant) & Harry (10). All except Charles born East Tuddenham
1911 census Charles Guymer (66 bn Mattishall wood sawyer) living 64 Mountergate St, Norwich with wife Sarah Ann (64 bn East Tuddenham married 43 yrs 8 of 9 children born alive still living) & son Harry (20 bn East Tuddenham student electric wireman)

1891 census Bessie Guymer (20 bn Mattishall unm serv) housekeeper at 1 Church Square, Mattishall with Thorpe family
1901 census Bessie Guymer (30 bn Mattishall unm housekeeper dom) living at Watton Road, Shropham with Thorpe family
1911 census Bessie Guymer (40 bn Mattishall gen serv) living The Villa, Shropham, Thetford within Thorpe household
1939 Register Bessie Guymer (bn 25/11/1870 housekeeper retired single) living Main St, Mundford, Norfolk

1875 Post Office Norfolk Trades Directory & 1879 Kelly's Directory of Norfolk:- C Guymer farmer of Ea Tuddenham & Ea Dereham
1877 Harrods Royal County Directory of Norfolk, 1883 History, Gazatteer & Directory of Norfolk, 1883 White's Directory, 1890 White'sNorfolk Directory & 1890 History, Gazatteer & Directory of Norfolk:- Charles Guymer farmer of East Tuddenham
1905 & 1908 Jarrolds Norwich Directory:- Charles Guymer of 15 Scoles Green

1912 & 1929 Kellys's Norfolk Directory:- a Harry Guymer of "Ivanhoe" Cantley

25th September 1891 A Charles Guymer & Harriet Beales witnesses to marriage of William Boyce & Susanna High at Mattishall Burgh St Peter (PR 47)

1860; conveyance of land, messuage and windmill on Mill Road, Mattishall by Mary Christmas to Charles Guymer (NRO cat ref BRA 997/1/1-72 767X4)
Receiving Orders dated 21st April Norwich Court printed in the London Gazette April 25th 1890 & Liverpool Mercury 26th April:- Charles Guymer of East Tuddenham farmer & timber merchant


GEORGE GYMER Generation 4

George Gymer baptised 11th October 1868 Mattishall (PR 709) son of George (occ sawyer) & Sarah Ann (Meachen)
Marries Alice Elizabeth Hammond (born c1870 Thurlton, Norfolk) 27th June 1896 at Norwich, St Peter Palmentergate (PR 400). George (aged 27 draymen) the son of Charles (sawyer) & Alice (25) the daughter of George (lab). Both of Kings Street. Witnesses both fathers. Registered Norwich District June Quarter 1896 ref 4b 280
A George Guymer dies aged 58 Blofield District December Quarter 1926 ref 4b 216
Alice Elizabeth Guymer re-marries to Ernest Samuel Leeds 17th September 1928 Mattishall Burgh St Peter (PR 7) after banns. Alice (42? wid) the daughter of George Hammond (marshman) & Ernest (56 bricklayer bach) the son of George Henry (bricklayer). Both of Mattishall Burgh & signed. Witnesses Newson Harry & Eva Maud Keable. Registered Mitford District September Quarter ref 4b 589

Child of George & Alice

Eva Maud GuymerBorn 1900 (more below)

1901 census George Guymer (32 bn Mattishall wood sawyer) living at 8 Norman Building, Norwich Peter Mountergate with wife Alice (30 bn Thurlton) & daughter Eva M (1 bn Norwich)
1911 census George Guymer (42 bn Mattishall wood sawyer) living Burlington Buildings, Orford Place, Norwich with wife Alice (40 bn Hales caretaker married 14 yrs, 1 of 2 children born alive still living) & daughter Maud (11 bn Norwich school)


CHARLES GUYMER Generation 4

Charles Guymer born c1873/4 Hockering, Norfolk the son of Charles & Sarah Ann (Meachen). Baptised East Tuddenham 23rd April 1876 (PR188)
Charles Guymer marries Emma Pitcher registered Norwich District June Quarter 1899 ref 4b 336
Death registered of a Charles Guymer aged 71 Norwich District March Quarter 1945 ref 4b 260
Death registered of an Emma E Guymer aged 66 Norwich District June Quarter 1938 ref 4b 159

Children of Charles & Emma. All events Norwich District

Charles Herbert GuymerBorn c1900 Norwich
Bessie Constance GuymerBorn 1901 Q1 4b 120. Died39 12 Feb 1901 aged 3 wks due bronchoneumonia and exhaustion. Father sawyer of 3 Wates Yard, St Michael at Plea ref 200. Reg Q1 4b 90
Ivy Elizabeth GuymerBorn 1903 Q2 4b 125. Died4 1970
John GuymerBorn 1906 Q1 4b 103 (more below)
Emma GuymerBorn 1908 Q2 4b 113
Harry GuymerBorn 1913 Q3 4b 257. Harry Guymer dies39 26th Sept 1913 aged 1 mth son of Charles wood sawyer of 158 King St. Marasmus & convulsions. Ref 206. Q3 4b 75

An Ivy E Guymer marries Fred Wetherell December Quarter 1935 ref 4b 327

1901 census Charles Guymer (27 born Hockering wood sawyer) living at 3 Wades Yard, Norwich with wife Emma E (29 bn Norwich) & son Charles H (1 bn Norwich)
1911 census Charles Guymer (38 bn Hockering wood sawyer) living 158 Kings St, Norwich with wife Emma (39 married 11 yrs, 4 of 5 children born alive still living) & children Charles H (11), Ivy E (7), John (5) & Emma (3). All except Charles Snr born Norwich

1911 Jarrolds Norwich Directory:- a Charles Guymer of 64 Mountergate Street
1914 Jarrolds Norwich Directory:- a Charles Guymer of 64 Mountergate Street & 158 King Street, Norwich
1924 & 1925, 1926, 1927 & 1931 Kelly's Norfolk & Norwich Directories:- a Charles Guymer of 158 King Street, Norwich

4th June 1918 death of Private 57014 Charles Herbert Guymer of 10th Bn Lancashire Fusiliers aged 18. Buried at Mailly Wood Cemetery grave ref II.O.3. Son of Charles & Emma of 158 King Street, Norwich


DEBORAH GYMER Generation 4

Deborah Gymer born c1879 East Tuddenham the daughter of Charles & Sarah Ann (Meachen)
Deborah Gymer marries William Leonard Gover Canterbury District Q4 1903 2a 1923
Deborah Gover dies4 1963

1881 census Deborah Gymer (2 bn East Tuddenahm) living at Old Toldgate House, Norwich Road, Mattishall with parents
1891 census Deborah Guymer (12 bn East Tuddenahm scholar) living at 13 Welgate, Mattishall with parents
1901 census Deborah Garner (25 bn East Tuddenham cook dom) living at 2 Grosvenor Road, Norwich Holy Trinity with Markis family
1911 census Deborah Gover (32 bn East Tuddenham married 7 yrs, 4 of 4 children born alive still living) living c/o 1st Cavalry Brigade, Wellington Lines, Aldershot with children Deborah Leonora (6 bn Wareham, Dorset), Wm Leonard Chas (4 bn Kildare Curragh), Amy Noreen Barbara (2 bn Norwich) & Marjorie Hyancith (1 mth bn Aldershot)


EVA GUYMER Generation 4

Eva Gymer born c1880 East Tuddenham the daughter of Charles & Sarah Ann (Meachen). Baptised 30th September 1883 East Tuddenham (PR 268), father a farmer
Eva Guymer marries Walter James Twitchett 7th July 1902 St Jude, Peckham (PR 102) after banns. Eva (22) the daughter of Charles (foreman timber yard) & Walter (28 miller) the son of Henry (milkman). Both single & signed & of 9 Kings Rd. Witnesses Harry Twitchett, John Edward H... & Amy Cook. Registered Camberwell District September Quarter 1902 ref 1d 1771

1881 census Eva Gymer (1 bn E Tuddenham) living at Old Toldgate House, Norwich Road, Mattishall with parnets
1891 census Eva Guymer (11 bn E Tuddenham scholar) living at 13 Welgate, Mattishall with parents
1901 census Eva Gaymer (23 bn East Tuddenham housemaid dom) living at The Rectory, Frettenham with White family


ROBIN GUYMER Generation 4

Robin Gymer born c1882 East Tuddenham Norfolk the son of Charles & Sarah Ann (Meachen). Baptised 30th September 1883 East Tuddenham (PR269), father a farmer
Robin Guymer marries May Kate Gaul registered Norwich District December Quarter 1908 ref 4b 287
Death registered Robin Guymer aged 65 Norwich District March Quarter 1948 ref 4b 541

Children of Robin & May. All registrations Norwich District unless stated

May Kate Guymer1909 Norwich District Q4 4b 106)
Bessie Guymer141914 Q2 4b 219
George Walter Ernest Guymer1916 Q3 4b 270. George dies39 10 Mar 1917 6 mths due tubercular meningitus. Son of Robin, driver RE, postman ref 393. Reg Q1 4b 242
Ernest A Guymer141918 Q3 Mutford District 4a 1579
Doris R Guymer141922 Q4 4b 213
Robert GuymerMarried Elsie ??? & had 3 children
Leonard Guymer141924 Q3 4b 257 (more below)

May K Guymer marries Leslie A Bangay registered Norwich District Q4 1929 ref 4b 314
Doris R Guymer marries William Livingtone registered Norwich District Q1 1943 ref 4b 291

1911 census Robin Guymer (28 bn E Tuddenham Town Postman) living 140 Churchill Rd, Norwich with wife May Kate (21 married 2 yrs, 1 of 1 child born alive still living) & daughter May Kate (2)
1939 Register Robin Guymer (bn22/02/1883 postman retired) living 13 Hawthorne Row, Norwich with wife May A (bn 16/05/1889 UDD) and son Leonard (bn 16/08/1924 errand boy). Plus 1 closed entry

From The London Gazette 8th August 1902 Robin Guymer postman Norwich
From British Postal Service Appointments:- Robin Guymer appointed June 1905, postman Norwich. Reg No 243856, No.of confirmation Minute E3359/06
1916 Kelly's Norfolk Directory:- Robin Guymer of 13 Hawthorne Row, Norwich
1926, 1927 & 1931 Kelly's Norwich Directory:- Robin Guymer of 13 Hawthorne Row, Norwich


JOHN GUYMER Generation 4

John Gymer born c1884 East Tuddenham. Baptised 20th September 1885 E Tuddenham (PR 297) the son of Charles (farmer) & Sarah Ann (Meachen)
John Guymer marries Laura May Gosling 11th December 1910 St Osyth, Essex. John (26 lab) the son of Charles (sawyer) & Laura (22). Bride's father's name written as Robert Emmerson occupation lab but both crossed out. Both single & of St Osyth. Witnesses Edith Ellen & Robert Emmerson. Registered Tendring District, Essex December Quarter 1910 ref 4a 1353
Known as "Jack?" ran a pub at Rowland St Mary, Norfolk
A John Guymer buried22 3rd December 1973 Llanion Cemetary, Pembroke Dock. Only connection is that son & daughter-in-law are cremated nearby

Probable children14 of John & Laura

John GuymerBorn 19th September 1911 Q4 1911 Tendring District 4a 1411 (more below)
Zena L GuymerBorn Q4 1913 Tendring District 4a 1475
Robin Augustine GuymerBorn 1915 Tendring District. (more below)
Harry GuymerBorn Q1 1918 Norwich District 4b 150

A Harry Guymer marries Joan Evans registered Tendring District March Quarter 1939 ref 4a 1168
Harry Guymer cremated22 13th November 2001 and Joan Guymer cremated 11th November 1999 at Parc Gwyn Crematorium, Pembrokeshire
Death registered Laura M Guymer aged 76 Colchester District December Quarter 1965 ref 4a 571
{probable daughter14 Doreen I E Tendring District Q2 1939 4a 1310}

From UK Outgoing Passenger Lists 1890-1950:-
Louisa M Guymer (60 English housewife) departs Liverpool 10th January 1950 bound for Sydney aboard P & O "Georgic". Last address as below & intended permanent address Australia
Mrs Louisa M Guymer (65 retired) departs London 16th June 1954 bound for Sydney aboard P & O line "Stratheden". Last Uk address 12 St Marys Rd, Clacton. Intended permanent residence Australia

1891 census John Guymer (6 bn E Tuddenham scholar) living at 13 Welgate, Mattishall with parents
1901 census John Guymer (16 bn East Tuddenham drapers assistant) living at 15 Scoles Green Norwich St Michael at Thorn with parents
1911 census John Guymer (26 bn Mattishall lab) living Spring Rd, St Osyth, Essex with wife Laura May (22 bn St Osyth married less than 1 yr, no children)
1939 Register Laura May Gymer (bn 06/02/1888 UDD) living Nassan Rd, Weeley, Essex with daughter Zena Nash/Gymer (bn 06/09/1913 grocer's assistant single), probable mother Edith Emerson (bn 21/06/1865 pensioner) & a Violet Coe (bn 13/08/1929 school). Plus 5 cloed entries


WILLIAM JOHN GUYMER (REEVE) Generation 4

William Guymer born 1856 Lyng the son of Robert & Emma (Reeve). Birth registered as William Reeve June Quarter 1856 Mitford District ref 4b ??
William John Reeve marries Ellen Banks September Quarter 1880 Mitford District ref 4b 467
Death registered of a William J Guymer aged 73 Mitford District March Quarter 1930 ref 4b 272
Death registered of an Ellen Guymer aged 82 E Dereham District March Quarter 1940 ref 4b 872

Probable children14 of William & Ellen. All births registered as Reeve & registered Mitford District

George Reeve/GuymerBorn 1880 Q3 Mitford (more below)
Ellen Reeve/GuymerBorn 1881 Q3 Mitford 4b 271
William John Reeve/GuymerBorn 1884 Q1 Mitford 4b 292
Bertie James Reeve/GuymerBorn 1886 Q1 Mitford 4b 294 (more below)
Victoria Reeve/GuymerBorn 1887 Q2 Mitford 4b 200
Emma Reeve/GuymerBorn 1889 Q4 4b 258
Violet Reeve/GuymerBorn 1891 Q3 4b 285
Ernest Albert Reeve/GuymerBorn 1893 Q1 4b 279 (more below on the balance of probabilites)
Sidney Reeve/GuymerBorn 1895 Q2 4b 283 (more below on the balance of probabilites)

1861 census William Gymer (4 bn Lyng) living with parents at Reepham Moor, Reepham
1871 census William Guymer (14 bn Ling blacksmith) living with parents at Norwich Road, East Dereham
1881 census William Reeve (24 bn Lyng blacksmith) living at Becclesgate, East Dereham with wife Ellen (22 bn Dereham) & son George (8 mths bn Dereham)
1891 census William Reeve (33 bn Reepham blacksmith) living at 37 Swaffham Road, East Dereham with wife Ellen (29) & children George (11 scholar), Ellen (9 scholar), Willie (6 scholar), Bertie (4 scholar), Emma (3) & Victoria (6 mths). All except dad born Dereham
1901 census William J Guymer (45 bn Reepham blacksmith) living at 2/3 Crown Yard East Dereham with wife Ellen (42) & children George (20 lab in iron foundary), William (17 iron moulder), Bertie (15 errand boy), Victoria (13), Emma (11), Violet (9), Ernest (7), & Sidney (5). All except William J born Dereham
1911 census John William Guymer (55 bn Reepham blacksmith) living 29 Swaffham Rd, East Dereham with wife Ellen Guymer (51 married 35 yrs, 8 of 9 children born alive still living) with children George Robert Thomas (32 engineer), Victoria Guymer (23 laundress), Violet Guymer (19 servant), Ernest Albert (18 engineer) & Sidney (16 engineer). All except dad born East Dereham & all childen single
1939 Register Ellen Guymer (bn 11/09/1857 housewife wid) living 29 Swaffham Rd, East Dereham with daughter Violet (bn 02/08/1890 domestic worker single). Plus 2 closed entries

1939 Register Ellen Guymer (bn 04/08/1881 housweife wid) living 28 The Chequers, Swaffham Rd, East Dereham with probable son Percy Guymer (bn 09/09/1912 painter's lab single). {birth registered Mitford District Q1 1913 ref 4b 422 moher's maiden name Guymer}

Death of an Emma Louisa Guymer aged 16 registered Q4 1906 Mitford District ref 4b 169
Death of a Victoria J Gymer aged 25 registered Q3 1912 Edmonton District ref 3a 454

From British Army Service Records 1914-120- Ernest Albert Guymer (bn c 1894) of 29 Swaffham Road timber loader on GCRa NoK mother Emma, E Dereham enlisted 2nd March 1917 as Pte 72804 Labour Corps. Discharged 20th August 1919

More below on Bertie Reeve/Guymer


GEORGE HERBERT THOMAS GUYMER Generation 4

George Herbert Thomas Guymer baptised 17th September 1865 East Dereham, father sawyer (PR 466) the son of John Gymer & Emma Reeve. Probably registered as George Robert Thomas Guymer Aylsham District June Quarter 1863 ref 4b 78
Thomas George Robert Guymer marries Elizabeth Smith 2nd June 1900 at the Abbey Church of St Albans (PR 154), Thomas (32 electrician of 43 Thorpe Road) son of John (engineer) & Elizabeth (20 of Bardwell Rd) daughter of Shadrach (labourer). Both single, signed & otp. Witnesses Harry Guymer & Emily Smith. Registered St Albans District June Quarter ref 3a 1055
Death registered of Thomas G R Gymer aged 77 Barnet District June Quarter 1941 ref 3a 1399
Death registered of Elizabeth Gymer aged 60 Barnet District December Quarter 1939 ref 3a 1708

Children of George & Elizabeth, all registered St Albans District

Emily Elizabeth GymerBorn 2nd June 1900 St Albans Q2 3a 692 {as Guymer}
Thomas Albert Edward GymerBorn 1903 (more below)
Lillian Maud GymerBorn 15th April 1904 (more below)
May Winifred GymerBorn 30th May 1905 at 23 Bardwell Rd, St Albans Q2 3a 797
John Sydney GymerBorn 1909 (more below)
Hilda Florence GymerBorn 26th December 1911 (more below)

1871 census George Guymer (7 bn Reepham) living at Norwich Road, East Dereham with parents
1881 census George Guymer (17 bn Reepham) living with father at Railway Cottage, East Dereham
1901 census Thos R G Gaymer (36 bn Reatham, Norfolk electrician/plumber) living at 50 Albert Street, St Albans, Hertfordshire with wife Elizabeth (24 bn St Albans) & daughter Emily E (5 days bn St Albans) {next door to brother Harry}
1911 census Thomas Gymer (45 bn Reefham building trade plumber) living 23 Bardwell Rd, St Albans with wife Elizabeth (32 married 11 yrs, 5 of 5 children born alive still living) & children Emily (10), Thomas (8), Lilian (7), Mary (6) & John (2). All except Thomas born St Albans
1939 Register George R T Gymer (bn 07/04/1863 OAP) living 312 Hatfield Rd, St Albans, Herts with wife Elizabeth (bn 07/08/1879 home duties). Also resident Irene J Sumby (bn 22/04/1920 linker machinist) & Kenneth L Crawley (bn 19/08/1924 metal engraver)


HARRY GUYMER Generation 4

Harry Guymer baptised 17th September 1865 , father sawyer (PR 465) East Dereham the son of John Gymer & Emma (Reeve)
Harry Guymer marries Beatrice Louisa Tisdell 15th July 1893 Gravesend St Peter & St Paul (PR 143) after banns. Harry (27 shoemaker) the son of John (carpenter) & Beatrice (22) the daughter of John Hoover (dec'd). Both single, signed & of 9 East Crescent Rd. Witnesses Alfred Peter & Sarah Ann Piduill. Registered Gravesend District September Quarter 1893 ref 2a 288
Death registered Harry Gymer aged 65 Isle of White District September Quarter 1930 ref 2a 664
Death registered Beatrice L Gymer aged 58 Isle of White District September Quarter 1928 ref 2a 632

Children of Harry & Beatrice

Harry GuymerBorn c1895 Gravesend Harry Guymer buried22 30th August 1902 Manor Park Cemetary, Newham. Registered aged 6 Woolwich DistrictQ3 1d 636
Alfred GuymerBorn c1898 (Alfred John Strood District Q3 1898 ref 2a 590)

Alfred J W Gymer marries Coundley Isle of White District December Quarter 1932 ref 2b 1675

1871 census Harry Guymer (5 bn East Dereham) living at Norwich Road, East Dereham with parents
1881 census Harry Guymer (15 bn Mattishall) living at Railway Cottage, East Dereham with parents
1901 census Harry Guymer (34 bn Earl Stonham Norfolk plumber gas fitter head) living at 52 Albert Street, St Albans, Hertfordshire with wife Beatrice (29 bn Gravesend, Kent) & sons Harry (6 bn Gravesend) & Alfred (2 bn Shorne, Kent)
1911 census Harry Gymer (44 bn East Dereham pipe fitter shipyard) living 12 Medina Rd, W Cowes, Isle of Wight with wife Beatrice Louise (39 bn Gravesend married 17 yrs 2 of 2 children born alive still living) & sons Harry (16 bn Gravesend shopboy) & Alfred John (12 bn Shorne school) & 2 boarders

1939 Register Alfred J W Gymer (bn 27/07/1898 machine & hand rivetter shipyard) living 74 Fillows Rd, Cowes RD, Isle of White with wife Lily (bn 25/05/1901 UDD) together with Audrey Cockrelli (bn 22/05/1929 school). plus 1 closed entry


EMMA LOUISA GYMER Generation 4

Emma Louisa Guymer baptised 25th December 1870 at Mattishall the daughter of John & Emma (Reeve), father a carpenter. Probably registered as Guymer Mitford District September Quarter 1870 ref 4b 257
Emma Louisa Gymer marries Harry Parling 27th November 1894 at Mattishall (PR246). Harry (23 lab) son of John (wood carver) & Emma (23) daughter of John (carpenter). Witnesses O J & Bessie Gymer Registered Mitford District December Quarter 1894 4b 752
An Emma Louisa Guymer dies22 3rd January 1965, buried Manor Park Cemetary, Newham 7th January. Registered aged 94 W Ham District March Quarter ref 5a 667

1891 census Emma L Guymer (20 bn Dereham unm laundress) lodging at 274 Reyham Street, Heigham, Norwich with assumed cousin Clara Annalls & her family
1901 census Emma L Purling (29 bn East Dereham) living at 44 Culver Road, St Albans, Herts with husband Harry (29 bn Mattishall handyman). Also resident brother Oliver J Gymer
1911 census Emma Louise Parling (39 bn East Dereham married 16 yrs, no children) living 20 Castle Rd, Fleetville, St Albans with husband Harry (39 bn Mattishall stationary engineman driver brickfield) & adopted daughter Elsie Madeline Linzell (5 bn St Johns Wood, London school)


OLIVER JOHN GUYMER Generation 4

Oliver John Guymer Born 5th December 1877, baptised East Dereham 1st November 1893 (PR 1179) the son of John Gymer & Emma (Reeve)
Oliver John Gymer marries Ada Jane Sharp 1st August 1908 at St Albans St Peter (PR 289) after banns. Oliver (31 gas fitter of 22 Clarence Road, East Cowes) the son of John (deceased carpneter) & Ada (26 of 8 Spence Street) the daughter of John (carpenter). Both single & signed. Witnesses John & M Sharp & W C Randle. Registered St Albans District September Quarter 1908 ref 3a 1505
Death registered Oliver J Gymer aged 70 Watford District March Quarter 1947 ref 4b 304
Death registered Ada J Gymer aged 84 yrs Hillingdon District June Quarter 1966 ref 5c 400. From probate Ada Jane Gymer of 85 Hoylake Cresc, Ickenham, Middlesex died 1st June 1966 at St Johns Hospital, Uxbridge. Administration 9th August to Eunice Evelyn Bridges, married woman. £5258

Known child of Oliver & Ada

Eunice Evelyn GuymerBorn 1910 I of Wight District Q1 2b 536

From British Postal Service Appointment Books, 1737-1969, Eunice E Gymer appointed July 1926 as typist at LTS Museum Ex. Minute No. 11505/26 Reg No. 77830
Eunice E Gymer marries Reginald F Stacey registered Watford District June Quarter 1935 ref 3a 2864
Euenice E Stacey re-marries to Charles M Bridges Harrow District June Quarter 1957 ref 5f 922

1881 census Johnny Guymer (4 bn Mattishall) living at Railway Cottage, East Dereham with father
1891 census Johnnie Guymer (14 bn Dereham) living at 13 South Green, Mattishall with grandmother & father
1901 census Oliver J Gymer (24 bn East Dereham gas fitter unm) living at 44 Culver Road, St Albans with sister Emma L Purling & her husband
1911 census Oliver John Gymer (34 bn East Dereham plumber) living 8 Albert Terr, Victoria Rd, Isle of Wight with wife Ada Jane (29 bn St Albans) & daughter Eunice Evelyn (1)


MARIA GYMER Generation 3

Maria Gymer born c1855 Elsing the daughter of Robert & Ameila (Rix)
Maria Guymer marries George Henry Hurst 25th March 1888 Paddington Green St Mary, Middlesex (PR 114) by licence. Maria (30 of St Marys Paddington) the daughter of Robert (carpenter) & George (29 licensed victualler of St Georges Paddington) the son of Thomas (general dealer). Both single & signed. Witnesses Henry & Rosamund Hurst

1861 census Maria Gymer (5 bn Elsing scholar) living at Church Square, Mattishall with parents
1871 census Maria Gymer (15 bn Mattishall sawyer) living at 20 Church Square, Mattishall with wife parents
1901 census Maria Hurst (40 bn Norwich, Suffolk) living at 17 St Marys Road, Watford St Mary, Hertfordshire with husband George H (41 bn Leek, Staffs club steward) & daughter Florence (9 bn Dorset?)


MARIA GYMER Generation 3

Maria Gymer born c1855 Elsing the daughter of Robert & Ameila (Rix)
Maria Guymer marries George Henry Hurst 25th March 1888 Paddington Green St Mary, Middlesex (PR 114) by licence. Maria (30 of St Marys Paddington) the daughter of Robert (carpenter) & George (29 licensed victualler of St Georges Paddington) the son of Thomas (general dealer). Both single & signed. Witnesses Henry & Rosamund Hurst

1861 census Maria Gymer (5 bn Elsing scholar) living at Church Square, Mattishall with parents
1871 census Maria Gymer (15 bn Mattishall sawyer) living at 20 Church Square, Mattishall with wife parents
1901 census Maria Hurst (40 bn Norwich, Suffolk) living at 17 St Marys Road, Watford St Mary, Hertfordshire with husband George H (41 bn Leek, Staffs club steward) & daughter Florence (9 bn Dorset?)


ANNIE GYMER Generation 4

Annie Gymer born c1862 Mattishall the daughter of Robert & Amelia (Rix)
Marries Robert Lambert registered Norwich District March Quarter 1884 ref 4b 264
Death registered of an Annie Lambert aged 67 Norwich District March Quarter 1929 ref 4b 294

1891 census Annie Lambert (28 bn Mattishall) living at 73 Russell Street, Heigham with husband Robert (37 bn Hempnall iron moulder) & children Percy M (6 scholar), George L (3) & Lillian A (1). All born Norwich. Also resident brother Robert Guymer
1901 census Annie Lambert (38 bn Mattishall) living at White Lion Tavern, 106 St Benedicts Street, Norwich with husband Robert (42 bn Hempnall moulder) & children Florence (16), George 13 newspaper errand boy), Lily (11), Guss (9) & Hilda (3). also resident mother-in-law Eliza Lambert (63 bn Hempnall marr) plus 2 boarders
1911 census Annie Lambert (48 bn MAttishall married 26 yrs, 5 of 7 children born alive still living) living at 122 Northumberland St, Dereham Rd, Norwich with husband Robert (50 bn Hempnall iron moulder) & children George (23 bn Norwich wire weaver), Lilian (23 bn Gt Yarmouth assistant confectionary) & Hilda (13 bn Norwich school)


CLARA AMELIA GUYMER Generation 4

Clara Guymer born c1870 Mattishall the daughter of Robert & Amelia (Rix)
Clara Amelia Guymer marries Charles John Annalls Norwich District March Quarter 1888 ref 4b 255
Death registered of a Clara A Annalls aged 83 Worth Valley District March Quarter 1953 ref 2c 59

1891 census Clara A Annells (22 bn Mattishall) living at 274 Heigham Street, Heigham with husband Charles J (22 bn Heigham coachman & laundry) & children Chas G (2) & Clara M (11 months). Both born Heigham. Also resident boarder (cousin Emma L Gymer (20 bn Mattishall laundress
1901 census Clara Annalls (31 bn Mattishall) living at 312 Heigham Street, Heigham with husband Charles (32 laundryman) & children Charles G (12), Clara M (10), Isabel (8), Gladys (4) & Robert (1). Also resident husband's cousin Rosa Mecke (20 laundress unm). All barr Clara born Norwich
1911 census Clara Amelia Annalls (41 married 23 yrs, 7 of 9 children born alive still living living 5 Ely St, North Heigham, Norwich with husband Charles John (42 laundryman & children Gladys (14), George (11), Kathleen (9) & Herbert John (6). All born Norwich


ELIZABETH SARAH GUYMER Generation 4

Bessie Gymer born 11th September 1871 Mattishall father's occ sawyer (birth cert) the daughter of Robert & Ameila (Rix)
Bessie Guymer marries Arthur Reeves 25th December 1892 at Islington St Mary, Middlesex (PR 400) after banns. Bessie (21) the daughter of George (carpenter) & Arthur (22 coachman) the son of William (coachman). Both single & of 7 Conewood St. Witnesses W J & H Reeve. Registered Islington District December Quarter 1892 ref 1b 497

1881 census Bessie Guymer (10 bn Mattishall) living at Old Toldgate House, Norwich Road, Mattishall with parents
1891 census Bessie Guynier (19 bn Norwich serv) living at 137 Highbury Hill, Islington with Hancock family
1901 census Bessie Reeves (31 bn Norwich) living at 39 Edward Street, Islington St John with husband Arthur (31 bn Highgate New Town, Middlesex coachman) & children Ethel A (7), Alice L (1) & Arthur W (5 mths). All children born Highbury
1911 census Bessie Reeves (39 bn Norwich married 17yrs, 6 of 7 children born alive still living) living 102 Newington Green Road, Islington with husband Arthur (41 bn Highgate coachman) & children Alice (11 no place of birth dom serv), Arthur (10 bn Highbury), Ernest (8 bn Highbury), Alma (6 bn Highbury) & Albert (2 bn Stoke Newington). Also resident mother in law Harriet (69 bn Stoke Newington wid)


GEORGE GYMER Generation 4

George Gymer born (from US death records) 5th Febraury 1865 Manchester, England the son of George & Mabel (Charter). Registered Royston District September Quarter ref 3a 234
George Gymer marries Josephine Meyer 13th May 1890 Cuyohoga County, Ohio. George 21 yrs or over, Josephine 18 yrs or over
George Gymer Snr dies 28th September 1917 aged 52 years 7 months 23 days at Cleveland, Cuyahoga. A married assembler, both parents born England. Buried 1st October 1917 at Lake View Cemetary
Josephine Viola Gymer (born 9th January 1870 daughter of Gutlieb (Mizer) dies 16th October 1951 aged 81 years 9 months 7 days at Cleveland, Cuyahoga

Children of George & Josephine. All born Iowa

Frederick E GymerBorn 29th October 1894 (more below)
George GymerBorn420th November 1896 (more below)
Robert D GymerBorn 3rd November 1898. (more below)
Elsie V GymerBorn c1900 (more below)
Lucetta GymerBorn c1903 (more below)
Theodore R GymerBorn 29th September 1906 (more below)
Glen C GymerBorn 20th September 1910 (more below)

From New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957. George Guymer (14 joiner), arrived New York 6th April 1885 aboard "City of Chicago" from Liverpool & Queenstown, Ireland with mother & siblings
A Geo Gymer (20) arrived New York 31st July 1882 aboard "City of Rome" from Liverpool & Queenstown

1910 census George Gymer (46 bn England, both parents born England married 20 yrs immigrated 1870 timekeeper sawing machine)living in rented house at Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio with wife Josephine (40 bn Ohio, father bn New York mother Ohio 6 of 6 children alive) & children Frederick (16), George (13), Robert (11), Elsie (9), Liberta (6) & son Thirden (4). All children born Ohio. All children born Ohio, with English father, all single
1920 census Josephine Gymer (50 bn Ohio, both parents bn Germany wid no occ) living at Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio with children Frederick E (25 advertising manager), Robert D (21 timekeeper railroad), Elsie (18 clerk credit house),Lucretta (16), Theodore (13) & Glenn (10)
1940 census Jospehine V Gymer (70 wid) living rented house 675 E103 Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio with son Robert D (42 divorced shipping clerk freight & railroad $1,250 p.a.). Both born Ohio & living same place April 1935


EMMA JANE GYMER Generation 4

Emma Jane Gymer born c1868 Chesterton the daughter of George & Mabel (Charter)
Emma J Gymer marries J Farland Randolph 31st October 1893 Cuyahoga County, Ohio licence no. 4654. Emma 18 years or over & Farland 21 years or over

1871 census Emma J Gymer (2 bn Chesterton) living at Victoria Road, Cambridge with parentseorge (5 scholar) & Emma J (2)
1881 census Emma Grymer (12 bn Chesterton) living at 39 Sturon Street, Cambridge with parents


PRISCILLA GYMER Generation 4

Priscilla Gymer born 1871 Chesterton the daughter of George & Mabel (Charter). Registered Chesterton District September Quarter ref 3b 465
Priscilla Gymer marries Stephen J Bergens 22nd October 1906 Cuyhoga County, Ohio licence no. 49217. Priscilla (34 bn England no occ off 3013 Prospect St on 1st marriage) the daughter of Geo & Mahala Charter & Stephen (37 bn Austria barber of 2485 E57th St wid) the son of Karl & Apolonmia Gabor
Death of Priscilla Bergens (born 13th August 1871 England daughter of George Gymer & Mahala {both born England}) 12th February 1920 aged 43 at Cleveland, Cuyahoga. Wife of Stepehn J Bergens

1881 UK census Priscilla Grymer (10 bn Chesterton) living at 39 Sturon Street, Cambridge with parents
1900 US census Priscilla Gymer (bn Aug 1871 England of English parents dressmaker single) living at Cleveland City, Cuyahoga County, Ohio with mother
1900 US census Priscilla Guymer (bn 1872 England) inmate at Cleveland State Hospital for Insane, Cuyahoga, Ohio


MINNIE GYMER Generation 4

Minnie Gymer born 1879 Cambridge, England the daughter of George & Mabel (Charter). Registered Cambridge District March Quarter ref 3b 511
Minnie Gymer marries James McLearie 23rd October 1901 Cuyahoga County, Ohio licence no. 28186. Minnie (22 bn England dressmaker of 20 Matthew St) the daughter of Geo & Maihala Charter & James (25 bn Pittsburg PA Pattern Maker of 15 Lucerne St) the son of Jas & Annabella Smith. Both on 1st marriages

1881 UK census Minney Grymer (2 bn Cambridge) living at 39 Sturon Street, Cambridge with wife parents
1900 US census Minnie Gymer (21 bn Nov 1878 England of English parents clerk grocery) living at Cleveland City, Cuyahoga County, Ohio with mother


JOHN GUYMER Generation 5

John Guymer born 7th September 1911 St Osyth (from military attestation papers) the son of John & Laura (Gosling). Registered Tendring District December Quarter 1911 ref 4a 1411

John Guymer marries2 Rita May Gibbons at Young, NSW
Rita dies2 c2004 near Young, NSW
John Guymer dies2 c1988 Australia

Children of John & Rita2

Paul Guymer-
John Guymer-
Maureen Frances GuymerBorn c1939 Young, never married. Died 15th July 1960 near Gunning due car accident. Buried 19th July Young. Inquest 18th August 1960 Gunning

From Uk Outward Passengers 1890-1960:- John Guymer (16 English farm worker) departs London 24th November 1927 bound for Sydney aboard P&O "Bendigo". Last addres c/o Emmerson, Spring Rd Hill, St Osyth, Essex. Intended permanent residence Australia
1936 occupation labourer2
3rd May 1941 attestation to Australian Special Forces enlisted at Paddington, NSW, religion RC, No. NX10872 address NSW, married to Rita

1943 & 1949 Australian Electoral Roll John Guymer (lab) living Wirrimah, Koorawatha, NSW with wife Rita May (home duties)
1954, 1958, 1963 & 1968 Australian Electoral Rolls John Guymer (orchardist) living 43 Wirrimah, Koorawatha, NSW with wife Rita May (home duties)
1980 Australian Electoral Roll John Guymer (no occ stated) living 27 Blackett Av, Young, NSW with wife Rita May (hd)

1963 Electoral Roll John Robert Guymer (shearer) living Karinda, Wirrimah, NSW with Robyn Margaret Guymer (hd)
1968 & 1980 Electoral Rolls John Robert Guymer (shearer & orchardist) living Bonnie Doon, Wrmah, NSW with Robyn Margaret Guymer (hd) & Vicki Maureen Guymer (no occ stated) {1963 no Vicki}


ROBIN AUGUSTINE GUYMER Generation 5

Robin Guymer born 1915 the son of John & Laura (Gosling) registered Tendring District Q4 4a 1316
Robin Guymer marries Edith Nellie Johnson Braintree District Q1 1947 ref 4a 648
Robin was a male nurse working with handicapped adults
Death Robin Augustine Guymer bn 15/11/1915 Colchester District Q4 1974 ref 9 1944

Edith has 4 sons with unkown fathers, all surnames Johnson. Ernest Stephen Colchester District Q1 1938 (died Colchester 1994), Raymond Bernard Braintree District Q3 1944 ref 4a 1909 (died Gravesend, Kent 1998), Dennis R Maldon District Q2 1943 ref 4a 1261 & Barry Graham (Barry J Epping Q2 1947 ref 5a 147)

Dennis R Guymer marries Mary Lloyd registered Colchester District Q1 1963 ref 4a 1497. Their son David Haydn Colchester District Q3 1974 ref 9 3034

Barry G Guymer marries Sunny A Webb Colchester District Q2 1972 ref 4a 1771
Sunny A Guymer marries Stephen J N Bissenden Colchester District Q3 1997 ref 469/587
Barry G Guymer marries Karen Jean Bishop Chapel Registry Office, Chapel ref R2/15/083 registered High Peak RD Q3 1998 ref 395/809
2002/2014 Electoral Roll Barry G GUYMER living 12 St Marys Rd, Clacton with Karen Guymer & David Bishop
From Clacton Gazette 15th September 2016 death Barry Graham Guymer 6th September 2016 aged 68, husband of Karen. Cremated Weeley crematorium 22nd September


EVA MAUD GUYMER Generation 5

Eva Maud Guymer born 1900 the daughter of George & Alice (Hammond). Regsitered Norwich District March Quarter ref 4b 141
Eva Maud Guymer marries Newson Harry Keable 29th August 1926 Mattishall Burgh St (PR 4) after banns. Eva (26 of Mattishall Burgh) the daughter of George (licensed victualler) & Newson (26 salesman of The Esplanade Seaford) the son of Albert (butcher). Both single & signed. Witnesses George Guymer & Laura Charlotte Simspon

1901 census Eva M Guymer (1 bn Norwich) living at 8 Norman Building, Norwich Peter Mountergate with parents
1911 census Maud Guymer (11 bn Norwich school) living Burlington Buildings, Orford Place, Norwich with parents


JOHN GUYMER Generation 5

John Guymer born 24th November 1905 the son of Charles & Emma (Pitcher) registered Norwich District Q1 1906 ref 4b 103
John Gymer marries Amy Kate Coman Norwich District Q4 1928 ref 4b 404

Children of John & Amy. All registered Norwich District

Beryl E GuymerBorn Q2 1930 ref 4b 200
Charles R GuymerBorn Q4 1934 ref 4b 187 (more below)
John GuymerBorn Q3 1936 ref 4b 199
Bernice M GuymerBorn Q1 1939 ref 4b 228
Maureen E GuymerBorn Q1 1941 ref 4b 404
Glenys M GuymerBorn Q3 1944 ref 4b 252a

Beryl E Guymer marries William H Gibson registered Norwich District Q3 1954 ref 4b 1506
Bernice M Guymer marries David A Nixon registered Norwich Outer District Q3 1958 ref 4b 1781
Maureen E Guymer marries Tony Tierney registered Norwich District Q4 1959 ref 4b 1259

1911 census John Guymer (6 bn Norwich) living 158 Kings St, Norwich with parents
1939 Register John Guymer (bn 24/11/1905 wood machinist) living 40 Cavell Rd, Old Lakenham, Norwich with wife Amy Kate (bn 11/09/1904 UDD) & son Charles R (bn 23/09/1934 school). Plus 3 closed entries


LEONARD GUYMER Generation 5

Leonard Guymer born 16th August 1924 the son of Robin & May Kate (Gaul) registered Norwich District Q3 4b 257
Leonard Guymer marries Annie D Milne registered Norwich District Q1 1949 ref 4b 1123

Child of Leonard & Annie

Leonard R GuymerBorn Norwich District Q4 1949 ref 4b 813 (more below)

1939 Register Leonard Guymer (bn 16/08/1924 errand boy) living 13 Hawthorne Row, Norwich with parents


THOMAS ALBERT EDWARD GYMER Generation 5

Thomas Albert Edward Gymer born Q1 1903 the son of George Thomas & Elizabeth (Smith). Registered St Albans District ref 3a 761
Thomas A E Gymer marries Emily F E Henshaw registered St Albans District Q1 1931 ref 3a 1235
MI Hatfield Road Cemetary, St Albans:- In cherished memory of Emily Jean beloved wife of Thomas Gymer died August 31st 1959 aged 58 years (registered as Emily F E aged 58 St Albans District Q3 1959 ref 4b 152). Also of Thomas Albert Edward Gymer husband of the above who died April 16th 1962 aged 59 years (registered St Albans District Q2 ref 4b 165)

1911 census Thomas Gymer (8 bn St Albans) living 23 Bardwell Rd, St Albans with parents
1939 Register Thomas A E Gymer (bn 17/12/1902 bootwork closing room) living 10 Albion Rd, St Albans, Herts with wife Emily F E (bn 17/11/1900 UDD) & Ellen Piper (bn 27/03/1930 school surname Marchant crossed out). Plus 1 closed entry


LILIAN MAUD GYMER Generation 5

Lillian Maud Gymer born 15th April 1904 at 23 Bardwell Rd, St Albans the daughter of George Thomas & Elizabeth (Smith). Registered St Albans District June Quarter ref 3a 791
Lilian Maud Gymer marries Frederick George Head 5th August 1929 at Colney Heath St Mark (PR 416) after banns. Lilian (25 of Station Road, Smallworth) daughter of George Thomas (lab) & Frederick (22 motor bus driver of 4 Springfield Rd, Smallford) the son of Frederick (lab). Both single & signed. Witnesses George T & John Sydney Guymer


JOHN SYDNEY GYMER Generation 5

John Sydney Gymer born 1909 St Albans the son of George Thomas & Elizabeth (Smith). Registered St Albans District Q3 3a 827
John S Gymer marries Florence E Hirst registered St Albans District Q1 1927 ref 3a 2090
Death registered John Sydney Gymer (bn 21/07/1909) Camden district, London Q1 1982 ref 14 1845
Death registered Florence Elizabeth Gymer (bn 02/04/1913) Kent District Q3 2004 ref 564/1 169

Child14 of John & Florence

Brent A GymerBorn St Albans District Q3 1945 ref 3a 1812 (more below)

Brent A Gymer marries Gillian L Woods registered Lewisham District Q2 1973 ref 5d 464

1911 census John Gymer (2 bn St Albans) living 23 Bardwell Rd, St Albans with parents
1939 Register John S Gymer (bn 21/07/1909 private head gardener) living 10 Selwyn Gardens, Hatfield, Herts with wife Florence E (bn 02/04/1913 seamer hosiery manufacturer). Also resident Elizabeth L Chadbourne {Hirst crossed through} (bn 16/04/1876 UDD married)


HILDA FLORENCE GYMER Generation 5

Hilda Florence Gymer born 26th December 1911 at 23 Bardwell Rd the daughter of George Herbert/Robert Thomas & Elizabeth (Smith). Registered St Albans March Quarter 1912 ref 3a 1640
Hilda Florence Gymer marries Henry Arthur James Hill 18th September 1937 at St Pauls, St Albans. Hilda (25 of 73 Valerie Close, St Albans) the daughter of George Robert Thomas (retired) & Henry (23 salesman of 40, of ? Tooting, London) the son of Henry Arthur (? clerk). Witnesses ? A E Gymer & S J Gymer
Hilda dies 1979 Oxford
Hilda's 2nd marriage to George Swinford David Hubbard


FREDERICK ENOS GYMER Generation 5

Frederick E Gymer born 29th October 1894 Cleveland the son of George & Josephine (Myers)
Frederick E Gymer marries Hilda E Zacaharias 24th March 1923 Cuyahoga, Ohio. Frederick (28 bn Cleveland advertising of 537E 118th St) the son of George & Josephine Myers and Hilda (23 bn Colgate stenographer of 1187 Parkwood Dr) the daughter of George & Hattie Drocge. Both 1st marriage. Reg No. 177708
Frederick Gymer dies 21st March 1962 Cuyahoga
Hilda E Gymer dies 29th February 1984 aged 84 at home Mentor, Lake County, Ohio. Widow

Child of Frederick & Hilda

Warren Fred GymerBorn 5th December 1924. Marries Cuyahoga 1955/56 ref 514/53. Died 23rd May 1989 aged 64 Lake Co Memrial Hospital. Of Mentor. Married, drafting occupation

From California Passenger & Crew Lists, 1893-1957:- Frederick E Gymer (bn 29th Oct 1894 Cleveland) arrives Wilmington, CA 24th September 1927 aboard "Calawai" from Hawaii with wife Hilda E (bn 10th February 1900 Holgate, Ohio) & son Warren (bn 5th December 1924 Cleveland)

WW1 Frederick E Gymer enlists National Guard 22nd May 1917. Discharged 29th October 1917
WW2 Draft registration cards, Frederick Enos Gymer born 29th October 1894 Cleveland. Living 4529 Orkeny Ave, Cincinnati, Ohio. Wife Hilda E. Employed by Trailer Co of America, Cincinnati


GEORGE B GYMER Generation 5

George B Gymer marries Sadie M Murphy 15th February 1919 Cuyahoga County, Ohio ref. no. 133895. George (23 of 2358 East 77th St) the son of George & Josephine Myers & Sadie (23 of 1205 East 111th St) the daughter of George & Anna Heffron. Both 1st marriages, born Cleveland & clerks
George died2 4th April 1964 Florida
Sadie Gymer died 7th August 1971 aged 75. Of Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio

Children of George & Sadie M. All born Iowa

George R GymerBorn 22nd November 1919. Changed name to Richard G Gymer. Died 10th October 1980 aged 60 at & of Westlake, Cuyahoga, married
Donald R GymerBorn c1925

1920 census George B Gymer (23 bn Ohio, parents bn Ohio clerk printing company) living in rented accomodation at W 84 St, Cleveland, Cuyohoga County, Ohio with wife Sadie (21 bn Ohio, parents born Ireland) & son George R (2 bn Ohio)
1930 census George B Gymer (33 both parents born Ohio assistant auditor automobile parts married at 21 yrs) living in rented accomodation at 1542 Larchmont, Lakewood City, Cuyahoga, Ohio with wife Sadie M (33 both parents born Irish Free State married at 21 yrs) & children Richard G (10 both parents born Ohio) & Donald R (5 both parents born Ohio). All born Ohio. Estate worth $60
1940 census Geo B Gymer (43 auditor $3,600 p.a.) living in rented house 703 Hale Av, Montgomery, Ashland, Ohio with wife Edith (32). Both born Ohio & livign same place April 1935

1940 census Donald Gymer (16 bn Ohio helper in household of Mabel Lampman) living Hambden, Geauga, Ohio. April 1935 living Colenz, Cuyahoga

1940 census Richard G Gymer (22 single bn Ohio enlisted man) living Portsmouth Navy Yard, Norfolk County, Virginia $780 p.a.). Living Cleveland April 1935

WW2 Draft registration cards, George B Gymer born 20th November 1896 Cleveland. Living 208 Beach St, Ericside, Lake, Ohio. Name of person who will always know address Edith Gymer of same address

Donald R Gymer died 17th August 1942 on board the USS Bass (submarine) along with 25 others during a fire. Buried in Corozal Cemetary, Panama Canal Zone


ROBERT D GYMER Generation 5

Robert D Gymer born 3rd November 1898 Cleveland the son of George & Josephine (Meyer)
Robert D Gymer marries Wilma Knop 14th June 1924 Cuyahoga County, Ohio licence no. 191315. Robert (25 clerk of 537 East 118th St) the son of George & Josephine Meyer & Wilma (23 no occ of 2352 East 74th St) the daughter of Theodore & Bertha Brumner. Both born Cleveland & on 1st marriages
Robert Gymer dies 17th September 1953 aged 52 at Deerfield Twp, Portage, Ohio son of George & Josephine Meyer
Wilma Gymer (born 20th June 1900) dies 17th September 1953 aged 53, daughter of Theodore Knop & Bertha Bruner of Deerfield Twp, Portage, Ohio. Buried Highland Hills, Cuyahoga


ELSIE V GYMER Generation 5

Elsie V Gymer born c1900 Cleveland the daughter of George & Josephine (Meyer). Unamed female Gymer born Cleveland 8th November 1900 the daughter of George & Josie Meyers. Both parents born Germany
Elsie V Gymer marries William C Lucas 11th July 1924 Cuyahoga County, Ohio licence no. 192455. Elsie (23 bn Cleveland typist of 537E 118th St) the daughter of George & Josephine Meyer & William (20 bn Williamsport PA painter of Wade Park Av) the son of Mellis & Blanch Clive. Both on 1st marriage.


LUCETTA GYMER Generation 5

Lucetta Gymer born c1902 Cleveland the daughter of George & Josephine (Meyer). Unamed female Gymer born Cleveland 5th November 1903 the daughter of Geo & Josie Mayers
Lucetta Gymer marries Joseph Welcheck 15th February 1926 Cuyahoga County, Ohio licence no. 208781. Lucetta (22 clerk of 537E 118th St) the daughter of Geo & Josephine Meyer & Joseph (21 driver of 2251E 77th St) the son of Steve & Margaret Busch. Both on 1st marriage & born Cleveland
Lucetta Gymer marries Percival Cole 10th November 1928 Cuyahoga County, Ohio licence no. 239131. Lucetta (25 bn Cleveland laundress of 657E 103rd) the daughter of George & Josephine Meyer & Percival (31 bn England clerk of 10217 St Clair Av) the son of George W & Faith Adams. Both 2nd marriages


THEODORE R GYMER Generation 5

Theodore R Gymer born 29th September 1906 Cleveland the son of George & Josie (Meyers)
Theodore R Gymer maries Gertrude Mueller 25th June 1932 Cuyahoga County, Ohio licence no. 5328. Theodore (26 advertising of 657E 103) the son of Geo & Jospehine Myer & Gertrude (27 stenographer of 12512 Maple Av) the daughter of Herman & Hilda Cobbow. Both 1st marriages & born Cleveland
Theodore Gymer dies 27th February 1980 aged 73 at home Wickliffe, Lake, Ohio. Widow

Child of Theodore & Gertrude

Linda GymerBorn c1938 Ohio

1940 census Theodore Gymer (33 production man advertising $2,400 p.a.) living Cleveland Heights Boulevard, Cuyahoga with wife Gertrude (34) & daughter Linda (2). All born Ohio & parents lving same place April 1935


GLEN C GYMER Generation 5

Glen C Gymer born 20th September 1910 the son of George & Josephine (Meyer)
Glen C Gymer marries Louise Eisenman 24th December 1937 Cuyahoga County, Ohio licence no. A48345. Glen (27 bn Cleveland tellor of 657E 103rd St) the son of George & Josephine Myer & Louise (23 bn Erie, PA saleslady of 653E 102nd St) the daughter of Hary Eisenman & Maymie Boyle. Both on 2nd marriages
Glen C & Louise E Gymer divorce decree granted to wife for Gross Neglect of Duty 12th June 1970. Married 23 years Glen born 1911, Louise born 1914 & married 3 times. Both of Euclid, Cuyahoga
Glen Gymer died 28th February 1980 aged 69 at Euclid General Hospital. Of Euclid, Cuyahoga, Ohio

Known child of Glen & Louise

Ronald GymerBorn c1939 Ohio

Ronald G & Grace Gymer divorce decree granted to husband for Gross Neglect of Duty 31st May 1988. Married 24 years. Ronald born 1939, Grace born 1943. Both married once & of Cuyahoga

1940 census Glenn C Gymer (29 bn Ohio bank teller savings bank $1,700 p.a.) living rented accomaodation $20 p.m. Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio with wife Louise (26 bn Pennsylvania) & son Ronald (6 mths). Parents living same place April 1935


GEORGE ROBERT THOMAS REEVE GYMER Generation 5

George Robert Thomas Reeve Guymer born 10th August 1880 the son of William & Ellen. Baptised12 East Dereham 27th August 1880 (PR 2220). Registered Q3 Mitford District as Reeve

1881 census George Reeve (8 mths bn Dereham) living at Becclesgate, East Dereham with parents
1891 census George Reeve (11 bn Dereham scholar) living at 37 Swaffham Road, East Dereham with parents
1901 census George Guymer (20 bn Dereham lab in iron foundary)(45 bn Reepham blacksmith) living at 2/3 Crown Yard East Dereham with parents
1911 census George Robert Thomas Guymer (32 bn Dereham engineer) living 29 Swaffham Rd, East Dereham with parents


BERTIE GUYMER/REEVE Generation 5

Bertie Guymer born East Dereham the son of William John & Ellen (Banks). Birth registered as Bertie James Reeve Mitford District March Quarter 1886 ref 4b 439
Bertie Guymer marries Eva Blanche Graveling 3rd February 1908 at East Dereham (PR 102). Bertie (24 groom gardener) son of William John (blacksmith) & Eva (24) the daughter of William (carpenter). Both single & of Dereham. Witnesses George Edward Graveling & Mary Jackson. Registered Mitford District March Quarter 1908 ref 4b 439

Children of Bertie & Eva

George William GuymerBorn 1908 Mitford District Q3 ref 4b 235
Reginald GuymerBorn 1909 Mitford District Q4 ref 4b 229

A George W Guymer marries Elsie Bridge registered Norwich District Q4 1929 ref 4b 307. Possible child14 Jean M Norwich District Q1 1933 ref 4b 171

1891 census Bertie Reeve (4 bn East Dereham scholar) living at 37 Swaffham Road, East Dereham with parents
1901 census Bertie Guymer (15 bn East Dereham errand boy) living at 2/3 Crown Yard East Dereham with parents
1911 census Bertie James Guymer (27 bn East Dereham gardener) living 32 Swaffham Rd, E Dereham with wife Eva Blanche (27 bn Stody married 2 yrs, 2 of 2 children born alive still living) & sons George William (2) & Reginald (1). Both born Dereham


ERNST ALBERT GUYMER/REEVE Generation 5

Ernest Albert Guymer born East Dereham 1893 the son of William John & Ellen (Banks). Birth registered as Reeve Mitford District March Quarter ref 4b 279
Ernest A Guymer marries Nellie B Miles. Registered Mitford District March Quarter 1922 ref 4b 400

Probable children14 of Ernest & Nellie, all registered Mitford District

Ernest A GuymerBorn 1922 Q1 ref 4b 383
Harry W N GuymerBorn 1923 Q4 ref 4b 361
Arthur R GuymerBorn 1931 Q4 ref 4b 307

An Ernest A Guymer marries Dorothy M Collins registered Surrey SE District Q2 1953 ref 5g 1333
A Harry W N Guymer marries Ruby D Pyzer registered Surrey SE District Q2 1952 ref 5g 1275

1901 census Ernest Guymer (7 bn Dereham) living at 2/3 Crown Yard East Dereham with parents
1911 census Ernest Albert Guymer (18 bn East Dereham engineer) living 29 Swaffham Rd, East Dereham with parents
1945 Electoral Roll Ernest A, Nellie C & Harry W N Guymer living 3 Kingsland Cottages, Reigate, Surrey


SIDNEY GUYMER/REEVE Generation 5

Sidney Reeve born East Dereham 1895 the son of William John & Ellen (Banks). Birth registered as Reeve Mitford District June Quarter ref 4b 283
Sidney Guymer marries Ella M Brown registered Mitford District March Quarter 1922 ref 4b 398

Probable children14 of Sidney & Ella, all registered Mitford District except where stated

Sidney G W GuymerBorn 1922 Forehoe District (more below on balance of probabilities)
Leslie J GuymerBorn 1924 Q2 ref 4b 267 (more below)
Joyce Mary Ella GuymerBorn 1927 (more below on balance of probabilities)
John W GuymerBorn 1929 Q4 ref 4b 300 (more below)
Ernest G GuymerBorn 1934 Q1 ref 4b 304
Ella Rose GuymerBorn 1937 (more below on balance of probabilities)

1901 census Sidney Guymer (5 bn Dereham) living at 2/3 Crown Yard East Dereham with parents
1911 census Sidney Guymer (16 bn East Dereham engineer) living 29 Swaffham Rd, East Dereham with parents
1939 Register Ella M Guymer (bn 26/05/1899 UDD married) living 26 Northgate, Cemetary Rd, East Dereham with children Leslie J (bn 06/05/1924 press stamp op single), John W (bn 08/10/1929 school) & Ella R (bn 21/05/1937 {surname also Morrison}). Plus 1 closed entry


CHARLES R GUYMER Generation 6

Charles R Guymer born 1934 the son of John & Amy Kate (Coman) registered Norwich District Q4 ref 4b 187
Charles R Guymer marries Sheila F Yallop registered Norwich District Q2 1966 ref 4b 1529

Probable child14 of Charles & Sheila

Tanya Emma GuymerBorn Q3 1969 Norwich Disatrict ref 4b 3069


SIDNEY G W GUYMER Generation 6

Sidney G W Guymer born 1922 the son of Sidney & Ella M (Brown) registered Forehoe District December Quarter ref 4b 260
Sidney George William Guymer marries Pamela Lilian Everett 26th December 1942 East Dereham St Nicholas (PR 9) after banns. Sidney (20 soldier) the son of Sidney (soldier) & Ella (21) the daughter of Horace (bricklayer). Both single, signed & of Dereham. Witnesses Gerald Everett & illeg. Registered East Dereham District December Quarter 1942 ref 4b 627

Probable children14 of Sidney & Pamela, all registered East Dereham District

Elizabeth R GuymerBorn 1946 Q4 ref 4b 821
James L GuymerBorn 1949 Q1 ref 4b 659
Jacqueline A GuymerBorn 1950 Q4 ref 4b 516


LESLIE J GUYMER Generation 6

Leslie J GuymerBorn 6th May 1924 the son of Sidney & Ella M (Brown) registered Mitford District Q2 ref 4b 267
Leslie J Guymer marries Peggy Grout registered E Dereham District Q2 1947 ref 4b 1107

Probable children14 of Sidney & Pamela, all registered East Dereham District

Leslie J GuymerBorn 1948 Q1 ref 4b 742
Ronald J GuymerBorn 1952 Q3 ref 4b 576
Brian D GuymerBorn 1953 Q4 ref 4b 554

Leslie J Guymer marries Maureen J Banham registered Wayland District Q3 1971 ref 4b 3075

1939 Register Leslie J Guymer (bn 06/05/1924 press stamp op) living 26 Northgate, Cemetary Rd, East Derehma with parents


JOYCE MARY ELLA GUYMER Generation 6

Joyce Mary Ella Guymer born 1927 the daughter of Sidney & Ella M (Brown) registered Mitford District June Quarter ref 4b 351
Joyce Mary Ella Guymer marries Edward Scott 17th February 1951 East Dereham St Nicholas (PR 43) after banns. Joyce (23 occ illeg of 26 Northgate, Dereham) the daughter of Sidney (malster) & Edward (22 airman of Swanton Morley) the son of Percy (van driver). Both single & signed. Witnesses J scottGuymer. Registered East Dereham District March Quarter ref 4b 1070


JOHN W GUYMER Generation 6

John W Guymer born 1929 the son Sidney & Ella M (Brown) registered Mitford District Q4 ref 4b 300
John Guymer marries Bernice E Cross registered North Walsham District Q1955 ref 4b 1503
From Eastern Daily Press 2nd June 2015 John Guymer dies 27th May 2015, husband of Bernice (deceased) & father of Trudie & father-in-law to Paul. Grandad to Malachai, Ollie & Henry. Father to Paula, father-in-law to Paul, Grandad to Lolly, Elly, Louis & Luke. Funeral service Claxton ChurchJune 16th

Children14 of John & Bernice, all registered Norwich Outer District

Michael J GuymerBorn 1959 ref 4b 1166
Trudy B GuymerBorn 1961 ref 4b 1214
Paula J GuymerBorn 1965 ref 4b 1469

1939 Register John W Guymer (bn 08/10/1929 school) living 26 Northgate, Cemetary Rd, East Dereham with mother


ELLA ROSE GUYMER Generation 6

Ella Rose Guymer born 1937 the daughter of Sidney & Ella M (Brown) registered Mitford District June Quarter ref 4b 336
Ella Rose Guymer marries James Morrison 29th June 1959 East Dereham St Nicholas (PR 22) after banns. June (20 factory worker of 26 Northgate, Dereham) the daughter of Sidney (malster) & James (21 serviceman of SHQ RAF Swanton Morley) the son of Daniel (mechanic). Both single & signed. Witnesses W Morrison & S Guymer. Registered E Dereham District Q2 ref 4b 823

1939 Register Ella R Guymer (bn 21/05/1937 {surname Morrison crossed out}) living 26 Northgate, Cemetary Rd, East Dereham with mother



LEONARD R GUYMER Generation 6

Leonard R Guymer born Norwich District Q4 1949 the son of Leonard & Annie D (Milne) ref 4b 813
Leonard R Guymer marries Lorraine E Goffin registered Norwich District Q4 1970 ref 4b 1781

Child14 of Leonard & Lorraine

Niki Paul GuymerBorn Q4 1974 Noriwch District ref 10 1955


Other Mattishall events as yet unconnected

Baptism 27th October 1811 Elizabeth Ellen Dade of William & Susan (Guymer)
Baptism 17th August 1813 (bn 29/07) Marianne Dade of William shoemaker & Susan (Guymer) (PR12)
Baptism 30th August 1818 William Dade of William shoemaker & Susan (Guymer) (PR176)
Baptism 22nd June 1820 William Dade of William shoemaker & Susan (Guymer) (PR236)

Marriage at St Benedicts, Norwich 24th October 1841 (PR 33) of a Susanna Dade & William King? (hairdresser?). Susanna daughter of John Gymer (lab). Both widows & of full age. Witnesses George & Eliz Ellen Ames

Burial 27th October 1870 Sarah Elizabeth Gymer aged 18 (PR99)

1841 census Lucy Gymer (14 servant) living at Mattishall


Other Cuyahoga events as yet unconnected

Births Cuyahoga County1
Linda G Guymer 2nd May 1937
Matthew J Gymer 24th November 1964

Marriages Cuyahoga County1:-
Robert Daniel Gymer 1941-1943 Vol 207 page 391
Glen C Gymer 1945-47 300 418
louise E Gymer 1945-47 300 418
Roger Gymer 1963-1964 666 277

Deaths Cuyahoga County
Catherine May Gymer dies 7th July 2002 aged 81 at home Mentor, Cuyahoga. Born 2nd August 1920 maiden anme Ryan, mother Seward. Widow

1940 US census Julia Gymer (32 bn Pennsylvania wid driller steel works $672 p.a.) living Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio with daughter Olga (9 bn Ohio). Both living same place April 1935

Events nearby but as yet unconnected

Reymerston & Garveston

Baptism Reymerston 1807 Mary Guymer baseborn daughter of Elizabeth

Baptism Dixon Guymer 11th October 1813 at Reymerstone (PR 5), baseborn son of Elizabeth
Dixon Gymer born Rymerstone served in 63rd Foot Regiment 1837-1853. Discharged aged 38. GRO ref WO 97/764/102
County Sessions Walsingham 16th January 1836 Dixon Guymer aged 22 found not guilty of larceny
Norfolk County Adjourned Sessions Kings Lynn 14th March 1837 Dixon Gymer aged 23 sentenced to 6 months imprisonment for larceny
Marriage at Parish Church, Chatham 5th January 1848 of Dixon Gymer (full age Private 45th of Barracks {no father recorded}) & Jane Fox (minor of High Street) daughter of Richard (private 40th). Both made their mark. Witnesses W Morris & J H Griffin. Registered Medway District March Quarter 1848 ref 5 393
{Could this be the same Jane who is either divorced or bigamously married who is at Norfolk Strays censuses 1861-1901?
27th February 1854 minutes of Gressenhall Union:- inmates Mary Dye of Mileham & Dixon Guymer of Whinberg
1861 census Dixon Gymer (48 bn Reymerston hd farm lab) living at Garveston with 3 lodgers Charlotte Read (40 bn Garveston), Ann Read (36 bn Garveston), & Ellen Read (25 bn Kings County Ireland). All ladies unmarried
1871 census Dixon Gymer (57 hd mar farm lab) living at Garveston with Mary Ashly (44 housekeeper mar) & William Ashly (10) & male Ashly (7). All born Hackcham
Burial 15th April 1879 Dixon Guymer aged 65 at Garveston St Margaret (PR 319). Burnt by Coroner's Order. Death registered Mitford District aged 65 June Quarter 1879 ref 4b 181

1861 census William Rayner (27 bn Attleborough head unm ag lab) living at Low Common, Attleborough with boarders Jane Gymer (28 bn Chatham, Kent house keeper unm) & her children Anne Gymer (2) & Emma (2 months). Both children born Attleborough
Marriage registered Wayland District Jane Gymer & William Rayner Q4 1867 ref 4b 693. Married18 at Baptism church in Wayland Norfolk on 15th December with the entry on the marriage certificate stating that Jane has been deserted by her first husband and no confirmation of him for 9 years. Witnesses Nathan and Elizabeth Reynolds. Jane the daughter of Robert Hutchinson
1871 census Jane Rayner (39 bn Chatham) living at Railway House, Attleborough with husband William (37 railway lab) & children Anna (12), Jane (8 scholar), Emma (8 scholar), Harry (4) & Fred (2). All except Jane born Attleborough
1881 census Jane Rymer (43 bn Chatham gatekeeper{RY} wid) living at 93 Buckenham Road, (Railway Gatehouse), Hargham, Norfolk with children Harry (14 bn Attleborough farm lab), Fredk (13 bn Attleborough farm lab), Chart (9 bn Hargham scholar) & Sarah (7 bn Hargham scholar)
1891 census Jane Rayner (55 bn Chatham railway crossing gatekeeper wid) living at Buckenham Road Railway Crossing, Hargham with daughter Sarah (16 bn Hargham ? woman)
1901 census Jane Rayner (63 bn Chatham living on own means wid) living with daughter Sarah Lake & her husband & family at Hargham Road, Attleborough
Baptisms Attleborough 16th April 1864 Ann Gymer Riner (PR1412 born 14th November 1858), Jane Gymer Riner (PR1413 born 4th October 1862), Emma Gymer Riner (PR1414 born 20th March 1866) & Harry Gymer Riner (PR1415 born 15th March 1867). All the children of Jane
Births registered Wayland District Emma GYMER Q1 1861 ref 4b 253, Jane Gymer Q4 1862 ref 4b 250, Emma Gymer Q1 1866 ref 4b 263 & Harry Gymer Q1 1867 ref 4b 218
Deaths registered Wayland District Jane Gymer Q3 1864 ref 4b 195 & Jane Rayner aged 68 Q4 1905 ref 4b 139

Baptism Garveston 3rd January 1827 of Lucy Guymer, base daughter of Mary (PR171)

Marriage Garveston 26th February 1821 of Elizabeth Guymer & William Naper. Both single & otp & banns. Witnesses Robert Wenn & & William Tilney (PR26)

Marriage Garveston 14th April 1831 Mary Guymer (otp) & James Walker (of Thruxton) by banns. Both single. Witnesses James Jude & William Tilney (PR51)

Burial Garveston 15th April 1854 of Richard Guymer aged 2 of Gressenhall Union (PR 319)

Gressenhall

Burial Garveston 15th April 1854 of Richard Guymer aged 2 of Gressenhall Union (PR 319)

From Monumental Inscriptions Margaret Guymer died 9th November 1959 aged 64. Buried Gressenhall

Gressenhall Union:-
9th March 1896 "Resolved that the Boy William Guymer committed to the Workhouse by the Magistrate pending his removal to the Industrial School remain in the workhouse School until his removal"
8th February 1932 NB. Mrs Guymer, inmate - key of cottage in Gamatree Yard, Dereham to be handed to daughter Mrs Cooper, Washbridges, Dereham
12th July 1937 NB. N Spencer & George Guymer in workhouse - both elderly

1891 census Lucy Guymer (19 bn Gressenhall housemaid) at Hall, Shipdham with Gowing family

Mattishall Burgh

1841 census Lucy Gymer (14 bn Norfolk serv) living with Cunningham family at Mattishall Burgh

Baptism Mattishall St Peter (PR 191) 17th November 1835 (born 3rd) William Walker son of James & Mary (Gymer)
Baptism Mattishall St Peter (PR 217) 1st Jult 1838 Elizabeth Walker daughter of James & Mary (Gymer)
{Mary Walker (40 bn Emneth wid) possibly at Walsoken, Cambs in 1851 census}

North Tuddenham
Marriage12 7th April 1752 William Guymer & Elizabeth Reeve

Thuxton

1871 census Harriott Ann Guymer (20 bn Thuxton scullery maid) living with Scott family at 35 Dover Street, St George Hanover Square, London
1871 census Mary A Gymer (28 no place of birth serv unm) living at Threxton House, Threxton (Swaffham District) with Barton household


Southburgh

8th March 1732/33 Burial Mary Gymer daughter of Thomas
21st February 1741/42 Burial Thomas Gymer


Sources
1:- Ancestry
2:- Jean Rankin Victoria, Australia
4:- Ancestry Public Member Trees
12:- Family Search
14:- FreeBMD
18:- Rosemary Fox
22:- Deceased On-Line
39:- Norwich Death Returns 1893-1923

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