Arthur Stimson1

#13296, (5 November 1871-July 1957)
Father*James Stimson1 b. 22 Feb 1849, d. Jan 1920
Mother*Elizabeth Lugsden1 b. Feb 1851, d. Jul 1928
ChartsThe Burrows of Eaton Bray
Birth*5 NOV 1871 Arthur Stimson was born on 5 NOV 1871 at Eaton Bray, Bedfordshire, EnglandG.2 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1881 He lived with James Stimson and Elizabeth Lugsden at The Green, Eaton Bray, Bedfordshire, EnglandG, together with Alfred Stimson, William Stimson and Ada Stimson.1 
Baptism27 JUN 1882 Arthur Stimson was baptized on 27 JUN 1882 at Eaton Bray, BedfordshireG.3 
Residence*30 MAR 1901 He lived at Spring Road, Kempston, Bedfordshire, EnglandG.4 
Employment30 MAR 1901 He was employed as Militiaman.5 
Marriage*30 AUG 1903 He married Lilian Jane Watson on 30 AUG 1903 at Offley, Hertfordshire, EnglandG.6 
Employment*2 APR 1911 Arthur Stimson was employed as Bricklayer's labourer.7 
Residence*2 APR 1911 He and Lilian Jane Watson lived at 55 May Street, Luton, Bedfordshire, EnglandG, together with Ernest Stimson, Ivy May Stimson, Lilian Jane Stimson and Phylis Ethel Stimson.7 
Residence29 SEP 1939 Arthur Stimson and Lilian Jane Watson lived at Luton, BedfordshireG, together with Leopold R Stimson, Vera Stimson, Sylvia V Stimson and Raymond Stimson.8 
Death*JUL 1957 Arthur Stimson died in JUL 1957 at Luton, Bedfordshire, EnglandG, aged 85.9 


Lilian Jane Watson b. 2 Oct 1884
Marriage*30 AUG 1903 He married Lilian Jane Watson on 30 AUG 1903 at Offley, HertfordshireG.6 
Last Edited25 May 2021


  1. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census.
  2. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Leighton Buzzard, Beds., Oct-Dec 1871, vol 3b 396.
  3. [S65] England & Wales Christenings, birth & bapt., Arthur Stimson, parents James & Elizabeth, Eaton Bray, Beds., fhl 1279092.
  4. [S35] Extracted from the 1901 census, as lodger.
  5. [S35] Extracted from the 1901 census.
  6. [S69] England & Wales Marriages 1538-1940, marriage; Arthur Stimpson & Lilian Jane Watson, Hitchin, Herts., Jul-Sep 1903, vol 3a 1276.
  7. [S68] The England & Wales 1911 census.
  8. [S124] 1939 register, 1 blanked line.
  9. [S78] England & Wales Death Index 1916-2005, death, age 85, Luton, Beds., Jul-Sep 1957, vol 4a 117.
  10. [S77] British Army records, no 3/7631, Arthur Stimson, 3rd Bedforshire; Attestation Records.
  11. [S124] 1939 register.
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