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Husband: Herbert William Defoe 1
Born: 14 Mar 1882 in St Pancras, London 2,3,4 Census: 1891 at 86 Pancras Square, St Pancras, London Census: 1901 at 53 Polygon Buildings, St Pancras, London Occupation: 1901 Druggists Porter 5 Census: 1911 at Grand Hotel, London Road, Tonbridge, Kent Occupation: 1911 Hotel Porter 6 Died: 1954 in Walthamstow, London 2,7,8 Father: William Roffey (1847 - 1901) Mother: Mary Jane Defew (1856 - 1935)
Wife: Ida Lillian Pountney 1 Married name: Ida Lillian Defoe Married: 1911 in Islington, London 3
Born: 1885 in Walworth, London 2,5 Census: 1901 at 6 Canonbury Terrace, Baker Street, Enfield, Middlesex Occupation: 1901 Ironer 5 Died: 1956 in Walthamstow, London 2,7 Father: Mother:
1 F Lillian Ellen Thursa Defoe | Born: 26 Mar 1913 London 2,9 sp. James W Way |Married: 1936 Essex 10 | Died: 1985 Birchington, Kent 1,7,8
2 F Ida Elsie B Defoe | Born: 24 Oct 1914 Walthamstow, London 2,4 sp. Eric Bruce Farmer |Married: 1939 Essex 10 Born: 8 May 1917 Died: Aug 1984 | Died: Feb 2002 Southend, Essex 11
3 M Herbert Frederick George Defoe | Born: 6 Sep 1916 Walthamstow, London 2,12,4,9 sp. Elsie Jones |Married: 1941 Essex 10 Born: 30 Mar 1918 Died: 30 May 2009 | Died: 1 Mar 2005 Corwen, Merionethshire 4,8
4 M William Hopkins Defoe | Born: 20 Apr 1921 Walthamstow, London 2,9,8 sp. Vera Bennett |Married: 1942 Essex 10 Born: 15 Jan 1915 Died: Oct 1990 | Died: 18 Apr 1999 Guys Hospital, London 2,7,8
5 M Stanley Clifford Defoe | Born: 18 Apr 1925 Walthamstow, London 2,8,9 sp. Living |Married: 4 Born: Died: | Died: 5 May 1996 Colchester, Essex 2,7,8
Sources: (1) Elizabeth Orme pers. com. (2) Kim Brackenbury pers. com. (3) FreeBMD Website. (4) Peter Defoe via GenesReunited website. (5) 1901 Census. (6) 1911 Census. (7) Robert Allison pers. com. (8) GRO index. (9) Death record. (10) Ancestry Marriage Index. (11) Ancestry Death Index. (12) Ancestry Birth Index. For comments and questions about this family, email Howard Slatter Updated December 2016 Name Index