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GENEALOGY , NORMAN RUSSELL

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HIS WIFE KITTY RUSSELL NEE McCLUNE

 Dromore, County Down

 

 

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(Census ages cannot be relied upon, for example,  William Lunn was age 41 when he was killed in 1916, army records)

The parents of Norman Russell, husband of Kitty Russell nee McClune were Joseph and Ellen Ann Russell nee Lunn.
The family of Joseph and Ellen Ann Russell nee Lunn
 

John Russell, husband of Dorothy Russell, of Redruth, Cornwall.
Raymond Russell, husband of Kathleen Russell
Harry Russell living in Australia
Norman Russell, husband of Kitty Russell nee McClune

I will start with the genealogy of Norman Russell's mother, Ellen Ann Russell nee Lunn.
Ellen Ann was born in Dromore County Down in the year 1898, in 1901 the Lunn family lived at 46. Mount Street Dromore,
 

Parents and family of Ellen Ann


Ellen Lunn, wife of Joseph Russell, born 1898, lived at 46. Mount Street Dromore,
Family of Ellen Lunn, all Church of England
the father Willam Lunn was not at home the day the 1901 census was taken.
Lunn Catherine nee Martin, mother born 1866
Lunn Walter born 1895
Lunn Agness Jane born 1897
Lunn William James born 1896
Lunn Ellen Ann born 1898
Lunn John Robert born born 1901
Martin Clara 18 Female Niece Church of England was visiting the family ,

.Clara Martin Living at Mount street Dromore daughter of James Martin, married Robert Crozier from Ballyvicknakelly, 12 Nov. 1901
Witnesses were Thomas Scott Martin and Ellen Anne Martin. Robert Crozier was employed as a servant in the house of William and Anna Martin, Ballyvicknakelly 1901

William and Catherine had 12 children, only 7 are still living

In the 1911 census  the family were living in Scarva
Lunn Walter 17 Male Son Church of Ireland
Lunn William 47 Male Head of Family Church of Ireland ,William Lunn was working as a Railway labourer in Scarva at this period  William Lunn was christened,  William McCrum Lunn b.9 Jan 1874

Private William Lunn, Royal Irish Fusiliers 9th Bn killed in action 1st. July 1916
Grave Reference:I. B. 7.Cemetery:HAMEL MILITARY CEMETERY, BEAUMONT-HAMELA
Husband of Catherine Lunn, rampart street Dromore, County Down.
Royal Irish Fusiliers 9th Bn Was part of the 36 Ulster division
William Lunn was killed at the battle of  the Somme, 1st. July 1916

At the time of William lunn's death, the family were living in scarva not rampart street dromore

Lunn Ellen Ann 13 Female Daughter Church of Ireland
Lunn Catherine 45 Female Wife Church of Ireland
Lunn Agnes J 15 Female Daughter Church of Ireland
Lunn Samuel 8 Male Son Church of Ireland
Lunn Alexander 6 Male Son Church of Ireland
Lunn John R 11 Male Son Church of Ireland
Lunn William James 16 Male Son Church of Ireland,
 Lance corporal William James Lunn Served in the great war .and was wounded.

William Lunn was christened William McCrum Lunn

On the marriage certificate of Ellen Ann Lunn, occupation of father is listed as soldier although her father William Lunn, a soldier was killed 6 months previous. This was normal on marriage certificates at this time  
 

Date of Marriage 22 May 1869 Groom Name John Lunn, Brides Name Catherine Snowden, In Dromore Church of Ireland

Family of John Lunn and Catherine Snowden

Mary Anne Lunn,  Christening Place, Dromore, Birth Date 25 Sep 1869,  Father's Name John Lunn, Mother's Name Catherine Snowden Birthplace Dromore, Down, Ire
David Lunn, Christening Place  Dromore, Birth Date 14 Nov 1870, Father's Name John Lunn, Mother's Name Catherine Snowden, Birthplace Dromore,, Down, Ire.
George Lunn ,Christening Place, Dromore, Birth Date 26 Jun 1872, Father's Name John Lunn, Mother's Name Catherine Snowden, Birthplace Dromore,, Down, Ire.
 William Mc Crum Lunn, Christening Place, Dromore,Birth Date 09 Jan 1874,  Father's Name John Lunn, Mother's Name Catherine Snowden, Birthplace Dromore,, Down, Ire.
Alexander Lunn, Christening Place, Dromore, Birth Date 22 Oct 1876, Father's Name John Lunn, Mother's Name Catherine Snowden, Birthplace Dromore,, Down, Ire.
 Ellen Catharine Lunn , Christening Place, Dromore,Birth Date 17 Jun 1879 ,Father's Name John Lunn, Mother's Name Catherine Snowden, Birthplace Dromore,, Down, Ire.

 

Lunn, births and marriages

William Lunn born 25 June 1799, Dromore, father John Lunn, mother Jane Martin
John LUNN . Dromore husband of Catherine Snowden; father of Mary Anne b. 25 Sep 1869 & David b. 14 Nov 1870 &.
George b. 26 Jun 1872 & William McCrum Lunn b.9 Jan 1874 & Alexander 22 Oct.1876 & Ellen Catherine, 17 June 1879

Alexander Lunn, born 22 Oct. 1876, father John Lunn, mother Catherine Snowdon
Alexander Lunn, bride Catherine Snowden, 22 may 1869, Dromore Church of Ireland
Agnes Lunn ,born 29 april 1868, father Michael Lunn, mother Isabella Burns
Catherine Lunn, born 27 June 1870, father Michael Lunn, mother Bella Burns
David Lunn married Mary Jane Martin, 29 July 1887
David Lunn married Sarah Martin 4 Oct 1895
David Lunn , born 14 Nov. 1870, father John Lunn, mother Catherine Snowdon
David Lunn, born 10 Oct. 1863, father George Lunn, mother Lucinda Rourke
Elizabet Lunn, born 12 april 1869, father Francis Lunn, mother Ellen Williamson
Ellen Lunn born 15 april 1873, father Francis Lunn, mother Ellen Williamson
Miss Elizabeth LUNA/LUNN . Dromore wife of Samuel Halliday ; mother of Anne b. 4 Nov 1860 & Peter b. 2 Feb 1864 & bpt. at Dromore Church of Ireland
Elizabeth Lunn, born 27 Nov. 1792, father George Lunn, mother Elizabeth Cahoon
Ellen catherine Lunn, born 17 June 1879, Father John Lunn, mother Catherine Lunn Snowdon
George b. 26 Jun 1872 & William McCrum Lunn b.9 Jan 1874 & Alexander 22 Oct.1876 & Ellen Catherine, 17 June 1879
George Lunn born 26 June 1872, father John Lunn, mother Catherine Snowdon
George Lunn, born 31 Dec. 1865, Father George Lunn, mother Lucinda Roark
George, born 9 March 1788, father George, mother Elizabeth Cahoon, household members, Elizabeth Cahoon, George Lunn, George Lunn
George Lunn, born 6 Aug. 1799, father George Lunn, mother Anne Travers
James Lunn, born 3 Oct. 1876, father francis Lunn, mother Ellen Lunn Williamson, (father born Greenogue)
James Halliday, born 4 Oct. 1867, Ballymacarrett, father Samuel Halliday, mother Elizabeth Lunn
John Lunn . Dromore husband of Catherine Snowden; father of Mary Anne b. 25 Sep 1869 & David b. 14 Nov 1870 &.
Joshua Moore, married Margaret Lunn, 8 May 1856
Joseph McCracken married Mary Lunn, 3 aug. 1861
John Lunn, born 14 July 1867, father Michael Lunn, mother Eliza Chambers
Joseph Lunn, born 13 Jan. 1865, father Michael Lunn, mother Eliza Chambers
Lizzie Lunn was born circa 1895, in County Down, Ireland, to David Lunn and Mary Jane Lunn.
Lizzie had 8 siblings: Sarah Lunn, William Lunn, Lucy Lunn, Christina Lunn, George Lunn, Mary Jane Lunn, John Lunn and Ellen Lunn.
Lizzie lived on April 2 1911, in Ballyvicknacally, Dromore Rural, Down, Ireland.
Mary Elizabeth Lunn, born 1 Dec. 1873, father George Lunn, mother Lucinda Guiney
Mary Lunn, born 26 april 1869, father Joseph Lunn, mother Sarah Jane Levingston
Mary Anne Lunn, born 24 Sept. 1869 , father John Lunn, mother Catherine Snowdon
Michael Lunn married Margaret McCambly, 13 July 1876
Patrick Lunn, born 1 Oct. 1873, father Patrick Lunn, mother Eliza Magee
Richard Lunn, married Eliza Chambers, 4 Sept. 1850,
Richard Lunn, married Eliza Chambers 4 sept. 1850
Samuel Corbett married Elizabeth Lunn, 19 June 1903
William Lunn born 25 June 1799, Dromore, father John Lunn, mother Jane Martin
William Lunn married Jane McLoughlin, 14 Jaan. 1871
Michael Lunn married Margaret McCambly, 13 July 1876
William Lunn married Catherine Martin, 23 Dec. 1893
William McCrum Lunn, born 9 Jan. 1874, father John Lunn, mother Catherine Snowdon

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Birth Certificate of William McCrum Lunn.

Marriage Certificate of William Lunn and Catherine Martin

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William James Lunn son of William and Catherine Lunn nee Martin

 

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Alexander Lunn, army details

Name:
David Lunn
Male
Document Year:
1892
Residence Place:
Dromore Co Down
Relationship to Soldier:
Brother
Military History Sheet
Family Members:
Relation to Soldier
Alexander Lunn Self (Head)
John Lunn Father
Catherine Lunn Mother
John Lunn Brother
David Lunn Brother
 

 

Birth Date:
abt 1872
Birth Place:
Dromore, Down
Age:
20
Document Year:
1892
Regimental Number:
26107
Regiment Name:
Royal Artillery
Form Title:
Short Service Attestation
Family Members:
Relation to Soldier
Alexander Lunn Self (Head)
John Lunn Father
Catherine Lunn Mother
John Lunn Brother
David Lunn Brother
Maggie Sister
Agnes Sister

 

First Name George
Last Name Lunn
Collections from Great Britain
Category Armed forces & conflict
Record collection Regimental & service records
Record set British Army Service Records
Age At Attestation Months
Age At Attestation Years 17
Birth Year 1872
Attestation Year 1889
Document Type Attestation
Birth Country Ireland
Birth County Down
Birth Parish Dromore
Birth Town Dromore
Attestation Corps 5th Battalion Royal Irish Rifles Regiment
Attestation Soldier Number 1360
Discharge Corps
Discharge Soldier Number
Rank
Regiment
Soldier Number 1360

 

First Name George
Last Name Lunn
Collections from Great Britain
Category Armed forces & conflict
Record collection Regimental & service records
Record set British Army Service Records
Age At Attestation Months 1
Age At Attestation Years 18
Birth Year 1873
Attestation Year 1891
Document Type Attestation
Birth Country Ireland
Birth County Down
Birth Parish Dromore
Birth Town Dromore
Attestation Corps Royal Artillery
Attestation Soldier Number 88105
Discharge Corps Royal Artillery
Discharge Soldier Number
Rank
Regiment Royal Artillery
Soldier Number 88105

 

First Name William
Last Name Lunn
Collections from Great Britain
Category Armed forces & conflict
Record collection Regimental & service records
Record set British Army Service Records
Age At Attestation Months
Age At Attestation Years 18
Birth Year 1838
Attestation Year 1856
Document Type Discharge
Birth Country Ireland
Birth County Down
Birth Parish Dromore
Birth Town Dromore
Attestation Corps
Attestation Soldier Number
Discharge Corps 46th Regt Of Infantry
Discharge Soldier Number 4089
Rank PRIVATE
Regiment Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry - 32nd & 46th Foot
Soldier Number 4089

 

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