Brumpton, Thomas Homley

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Rank: Private
Branch: British Army

Thomas was born in Binbrook, England on May 14, 1877. He worked on farm estates until war broke out. Thomas served in both France and India. On December 6, 1919, he married Ellen Eyre. The couple came to the Sexsmith area in 1925 and received their Soldier Settlement land at SE6-71-7-W6 and NW31-70-7-W6 in 1926. The couple had two daughters, Doreen Mary and Elizabeth (Betty) Ellen. In 1954 Tom and Ellen moved into Grande Prairie. Tom died on July 1, 1963.

Sources: Along the Wapiti, p. 78, 411