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14 Mar 1789

Simon Seume

From the Stoke Damerel Parish Records [p110 MF501 entry 438]:

Simon Seume of this parish, labourer, and Elizabeth Allen of this parish, spinster, were married in this church by banns in the year 1789, 14th March, by W. Dillon, curate.

Neither signed, but marked with a X, in the presence of Thomas Townshend and Hannah Townshend.

Stoke Damerel Church still stands in Paradise Road, Devonport, Plymouth, England.

There is a developing on-line records project for Stoke Damerel at http://ca.geocities.com/stokedamerelopc@rogers.com/

14 Oct 1833

Catharine Seume

Sailed on the brig 'Ulysses' from Bremen to Baltimore on the 14th October 1833 - probably not directly related to 'our' branch.


Leopold Seume

Born: c.1846


Married: 1874

Holborn, London [ref. Vol 1b Page 1129]

Died: Dec 1896

Age 50 - West Ham, London [ref. Vol 4a Page 20]