John Robert Edwards Sumner (1850 - 1933)

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Nicknames: "R E Sumner"
Place of Burial: San Diego, San Diego County, California, United States
Birthplace: Essex, England, United Kingdom
Death: Died in San Diego, San Diego County, California, United States
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About John Robert Edwards Sumner

John Robert Edward Sumner left England in 1882 and landed in New York. He met his wife to be Abbie Page Carew in Boston. Mass. They were married in Cambridge, Mass in 1890. They settled in Routt, Colorado that same year at the ranch he operated. Their family grew to three and then four when Mary Beatrice was born in 1891 soon followed be her brother John Robert " Jack " Carew. Their family was joined quickly by J R E's sister Edith Marie Powell and her husband Anold Powell were they promptly had their only child Edith Anne. Both families stayed in Routt until all the children had graduated from Collage of Colorado at Pikes Peak Between 1918 and 1919 both families moved to San Diego, Ca. settling in La Jolla. Jack joined the Army and affer his enlistment also rejoined the family in La Jolla..

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John R E Sumner's Timeline

Essex, England, United Kingdom
June 9, 1891
Age 41
Routt, Colorado, United States
October 15, 1933
Age 83
San Diego, San Diego County, California, United States