BURGUM FAMILY HISTORY SOCIETY

The Burgum family history society is a member of the Guild of one name studies and researches the names
BURGUM
and BURGHAM

Churches and Cemeteries

  1. About the Forest of Dean, GLS
  2. Abbey Dore, HER
  3. Abenhall, GLS
  4. Aberdare St John, GLA
  5. Abson St James, GLS
  6. Aldgate St Botolph's, LON
  7. Alverstoke St Mary's, HAM
  8. Ashton Cemetery
  9. Aston Ingham, HER
  10. Bagillt St Mary, FLN
  11. Bedwellty St Sannan, MON
  12. Beoley St Leonards, WOR
  13. Bermondsey St Magdalen, LON
  14. Billingham St Cuthbert, DUR
  15. Bilston Churches
  16. Birmingham Churches
  17. Birmingham Cemeteries
  18. Bishopswood, HER
  19. Bochrwd St Cynog's, RAD
  20. Bodfari, FLN
  21. Bolton St Peter, LAN
  22. Bradford St Nicholas, WIL
  23. Bradford St Peter, YKS
  24. Bream, GLS
  25. Bristol, city of
  26. Caerphilly St Martins, MGM
  27. Canewdon, ESS
  28. Cawnpore, India
  29. Chirk St Marys, DEN
  30. Cilcain St Mary, FLN
  31. Cinderford St John, GLS
  32. Christchurch Berry Hill, GLS
  33. Coleford Cemetery
  34. Cornwall Churches
  35. Crewe Christ Church
  36. Darlaston Wesleyan, STS
  37. Deane St Mary, Lan
  38. Derby Churches, DBY
  39. Dixton St Peter's, MON
  40. Drybrook, GLS
  41. Dudley St Thomas, WOR
  42. Dukinfield Cemetery, GTM
  43. Dymock St Mary's, GLS
  44. East Ham St Mary, LON
  45. East Stonehouse St George, DEV
  46. Eglwysilan St Ilan, GLA
  47. English Bicknor St Mary, GLS
  48. Farningham St Peter, KEN
  49. Feckenham St John, WOR
  50. Flaxley St Mary, GLS
  51. Flint St Mary, FLN
  52. Fownhope St Mary, HER
  53. Garth Road Cemetery, Merton, SRY
  54. Garway St Michael, HER
  55. Gateshead St Mary, DUR
  56. Gillingham, NOR
  57. Gloucester St Mary de Lode
  58. Goodrich St Giles, HER
  59. Hackney, LON
  60. Hanley St John, STS
  61. Heaton Norris, Christ Church, LAN
  62. Hereford Churches, HER
  63. Horton Kirby St Mary, KEN
  64. Hyde St Thomas, CHS
  65. Islington and St Panras Cemeteries
  66. Kempley St Mary, GLS
  67. Kidderminster St Mary, WOR
  68. Kimberworth St Thomas, YKS
  69. Ledbury, HER
  70. Linton St Mary, HER
  71. Littledean St Ethelberts, GLS
  72. Llanfihangel St Michael, MON
  73. Llanion Cemetery, PEM
  74. Longhope All Saints, GLS
  75. Lydbrook Holy Jesus, GLS
  76. Lydney St Mary, GLS
  77. Madley, HER
  78. Maldon St Marys, ESS
  79. Mitcheldean St Michael, GLS
  80. Monmouth St Mary, MON
  81. Mordiford, HER
  82. Moxley All Saints, STS
  83. Much Marcle St Bartholomew, HER
  84. Nantyglo, MON
  85. Newent St Mary, GLS
  86. Newland All Saints, GLS
  87. Newnham St Peter, GLS
  88. Old Buckenham All Saints, NFK
  89. Oxenhall St Anne's, GLS
  90. Parkend St Pauls, GLS
  91. Pontefract, YKS
  92. Portsmouth Churches
  93. Rawmarsh Cemetery, YKS
  94. Ross on Wye St Marys, HER
  95. Rotherham Minster, YKS
  96. Ruardean, GLS
  97. Shelsley Beauchamp, WOR
  98. Shoreditch, LON
  99. Smethwick, STS
  100. Soho St Anne's, LON
  101. Staunton All Saints, GLS
  102. Stepney St Dunstans, LON
  103. Stockport St Peter
  104. Tameside Cemeteries
  105. Taynton St Lawrence, GLS
  106. Tickenham Quiricus, SOM
  107. Tidenham, GLS
  108. Trevethin St Cadoc, MON
  109. Tutshill St Luke, GLS
  110. Upper Llanfrechfa, MON
  111. Upton St Leonards, GLS
  112. Upton Bishop, HER
  113. Viney Hill All Saints, GLS
  114. Walford, HER
  115. Wednesbury St James, STS
  116. Welsh Bicknor, HER
  117. West Bromwich Christ Church
  118. Weston under Penyard, HER
  119. Whitchurch St Candida, DOR
  120. Whitchurch St Dubricius, HER
  121. Wick, GLS
  122. Woodham Ferrers, ESS
  123. Woolaston St Andrews, GLS
  124. Yardley St Edburgha's, BIRM.
  125. Yorkley, GLS
Cinderford St John, Gloucestershire

Several generations of Burgums of the "AA", "FF" and the "RR" family tree lived at or near Cinderford, in the Forest of Dean.


CINDERFORD ST JOHN the Evangelist, was completed and consecrated on 22nd October 1844, designed by Edward Blore, a London architect. Nowadays the parish covers the south part of Cinderford, Ruspidge and Soudley. The church is rock-faced cruciform building in a Gothic style with striking lancet windows. It consists of a large nave, apsidal chancel and transepts. It has an unusual octagonal topped spire containing a single bell. It has an extensive graveyard. Other places of worship include St Stephens, constructed in 1890. The largest Baptist Chapel in the whole Forest area was built in Cinderford in 1843, while the Primitive Methodists buit a chapel in Church Road, in 1865. The list below shows the baptisms, Marriages and burials that took place at Cinderford St John.



Above - Cinderford St John.

Below left - Baptist Chapel, Cinderford                                          Below right - Primitive Methodist Chapel, Cinderford

Name Date Residence BMD Minister FT
           
Maud H. Burgham 08 Jun 1841 Station Terrace, Cinderford Burial Tom T. Haines  
Harriet Burgam 29 Jan 1854 Bilson Green Baptism J.G.Smythies  
Elizabeth Burgum 22 Feb 1854   Burial   
Henry Burgum 30 Nov 1858 Woodside Burial J.G. Smythies  
George Burgum 23 Feb 1859   Baptism T.G. Smythies  
Thomas Burgum 13 Mar 1861 Ruspidge Burial J.G. Smythies  
Aaron Burgum 15 Jun 1862 Ruspidge Burial J.G. Smythies  
Sarah Burgham 01 Jan 1863 Ruspidge Burial J.G Smythies  
John J. Burgoyne 28 Nov 1864 Cinderford Sch. Burial J.G. Smythies  
Sarah Ann Burgum 11 Aug 1872 Littledean Burial G.A. Allen  
Charles Burgam 08 Sep 1872 Littledean Baptism George A. Allan  
HenryBurgham 25 Mar 1877 Bilson Green Woodside Baptism J. Philips MM
Edith M.Burgham 02 Jul 1879 Cinderford Burial T.H. Kynaston  
Beatrice M. Burgham 11 Sep 1880 Cinderford Burial William Lynes  
Edwin Burgham 13 Apr 1884 Cinderford Burial William Lynes  
Joseph Burgum 21 Jun 1886 Ruspidge Burial William Lynes  
Harriet Burgham 23 Feb 1891 Woodside Baptism C.W. Houlston LL
Archelaus Burgham 17 May 1894 Cinderford Burial William Lynes MM
Ann C.Burgham 24 Nov 1902 Cinderford Burial William Lynes 
Ann Burgham 03 Apr 1928 Wesley Road, Cinderford Burial Mark E. Puffitt  
William Burgham 08 Apr 1929 Abbey St, East Dean Burial A.M. Parr  
Hannah Burgham 09 Oct 1939 108 High Street Burial F.C.M. Buck  
Thomas E. Burgham 23 Feb 1942 High St, Cinderford Burial A.H. Cross MM


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