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Family of Robert Willingale FURSDON and Elizabeth Rebecca RUST

Husband: Robert Willingale FURSDON (1862-bef1953)
Wife: Elizabeth Rebecca RUST (c. 1863- )
Children: Ruby FURSDON (1891- )
Grace FURSDON (1893- )
Robert Leonard FURSDON (1894-1989)
John FURSDON (1896- )
Dorothy FURSDON (1899- )
Percival James FURSDON (1901-1919)
Marriage 25 Jan 1890 Baptist Chapel - Barnstaple, Devon, England1

Husband: Robert Willingale FURSDON

Name: Robert Willingale FURSDON2,3,4
Sex: Male
Father: Robert FURSDON (1830-1913)
Mother: Mary Elizabeth WILLINGALE (1831-1904)
Birth 10 Aug 1862 Torquay, Devon, England
Occupation Draper Shopkeeper
Occupation 1940 (age 77-78) Baptist Minister
Death btw 7 Oct 1951 and 1953 (age 89-91) Timaru, South Canterbury, New Zealand3

Wife: Elizabeth Rebecca RUST

Name: Elizabeth Rebecca RUST4
Sex: Female
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth c. 1863 Barking, Essex, England
Occupation Draper's Assistant

Child 1: Ruby FURSDON

Name: Ruby FURSDON4
Sex: Female
Birth 1891 Ely, Cambridgeshire, England

Child 2: Grace FURSDON

Name: Grace FURSDON4
Sex: Female
Birth 1893 Ely, Cambridgeshire, England

Child 3: Robert Leonard FURSDON

Name: Robert Leonard FURSDON4
Sex: Male
Spouse 1: Alice IVORY (1899-1942)
Spouse 2: PRIVATE ( - )
Birth 1894 Ely, Cambridgeshire, England
Death 20 May 1989 (age 94-95) Timaru, South Canterbury, New Zealand

Child 4: John FURSDON

Name: John FURSDON4
Sex: Male
Birth 1896 Ely, Cambridgeshire, England

Child 5: Dorothy FURSDON

Name: Dorothy FURSDON4
Sex: Female
Birth 1899 Ely, Cambridgeshire, England

Child 6: Percival James FURSDON

Name: Percival James FURSDON4
Sex: Male
Birth 1901 Watford, Hertfordshire, England
Death 1919 (age 17-18) Chenies, Buckinghamshire, England

Note on Wife: Elizabeth Rebecca RUST

In 1871 eight-year old Elizabeth is a boarder at what seems to be a governess school in Suffolk. In 1881 Elizabeth she is working for draper George Gaze, at 3 Richmond Place, Fulham5,6


1"GRO". Barnstaple Vol 5b Page 761. Cit. Date: Q1 1890.
2"1901 Census". Reg Distrisct and Sub-Reg District: Watford RG13/1317 ED 12 Folio 116 Page 2.
3"Don Firsdon's List of Fursdons".
4"Nick Heard". This GEDCOM is predominantly the work of Nick Heard, but it incorporates the collaborated work of many other family historians. You are welcome to use the information herein but please acknowledge the source. Every effort has been made to ensure the data is accurate, but any use you make of it is entirely at your own risk. (c) Nick Heard 2009
5"1871 Census". Reg District Mutford, Sub-Reg district Gorleston, ED 2 RG10/1782, Folio 62 page 54.
6"1881 census". Reg and Sub-Reg district Fulham. ED 29 RG/110072 Folio 33 Page 13.