Joseph Peter SHURMER (1854-1913)

Name: Joseph Peter SHURMER
Sex: Male
Father: William SHURMER (1828-1908)
Mother: Harriett SKELTON (1833-1897)

Individual Events and Attributes

Birth 1854 Leckhampton, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Christening 12 Nov 1854 (age 0) Leckhampton, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Occupation Labourer
Death 10 Feb 1913 (age 58-59) Invercargill, New Zealand

Individual Note

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.