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Husband: George John Defoe 1
Born: 1839 in East Rudham, Norfolk 2,3 (see note 1) Christened: 13 Oct 1839 in East Rudham, Norfolk 4 Census: 1841 in East Rudham, Norfolk (see note 2) Census: 1851 in East Rudham, Norfolk (see note 3) Census: 1861 in Wordles Yard, Wells, Norfolk (see note 4) Census: 1871 in 9 William Street, Deptford St Paul, London (see note 5) Census: 1881 in 233 Evelyn Street, Deptford, London (see note 6) Census: 1891 in 233 Evelyn Street, Deptford, London (see note 7) Census: 1901 in 4 Rose Terrace, Lower Road, Deptford St Paul, London 5 (see note 8) Census: 1911 in Fairlight, Teevan Road, Croydon, Surrey (see note 9) Died: 1916 in Surrey 3 (see note 10) Occupation: 1861 - 1901 Harness Maker 2,5,6,7 Father: George Defew (1810 - 1882) Mother: Elizabeth Jackson (1815 - 1882)
Wife: Matilda Smith 1 Married name: Matilda Defoe Married: 2 Sep 1868 in South Wootton, Norfolk 8 (see note 11)
Born: 1838 in West Newton, Norfolk 9 (see note 12) Census: 1871 in 9 William Street, Deptford St Paul, London (see note 13) Census: 1881 in 233 Evelyn Street, Deptford, London (see note 14) Census: 1891 in 233 Evelyn Street, Deptford, London (see note 15) Died: 1893 in London 8 (see note 16) Father: Mother: Notes
1 F Ethel Matilda Defoe | Born: 1870 Deptford, London 2,3 sp. James Edward Shrubsall |Married: 1895 London 8 Born: ABT 1871 Died: 1913 | sp. Frederick J Petts |Married: 1917 London 8 | Died: 1929 London 10 | Buried
2 M George John Defoe | Born: 1876 Deptford, London 2,8 sp. Elizabeth Emily Faulkner |Married: 17 Aug 1901 Surrey 8 Born: ABT 1874 Died: 12 Apr 1950 | Died: 11 Jan 1935 Surrey 10,11 | Buried
Sources: (1) . (2) . (3) . (4) . (5) . (6) . (7) . (8) . (9) . (10) . (11) . Event Notes Note (1) Indexed as George John Defen: Sep 1839 Docking 13 50 Note (2) Age 1, with family Note (3) Age 11, born East Rudham, with family Note (4) RG9/1247 f139: Age 21, born Rudham. Harness Maker, unmarried, lodger with Samuel and Martha Spencer Note (5) RG10/744 f145: Age 31, born "East Riding" Norfolk. Harness Maker, with wife Matilda and daughter Edith Note (6) RG11/0705 f35: Age 42, born Rudham. Harness Maker, with wife Matilda and son George Note (7) RG12/496 f61: Age 51, born Rudham. Harness maker, with wife Matilda and family Note (8) RG13/525 f45: George J Defoe, Harness Maker, age 63, born Rudham, Norfolk, with daughter Ethel Shrubsall and family Note (9) RG14PN3284 RG78PN125 RD39 SD2 ED3 SN72: Age 71, born Docking. Saddler Old Age Pensioner, with son George and his family Note (10) Jun 1916 Croydon 2a 349 age 76 Note (11) Sep 1868 Freebridge Lynn 4b 575 Note (12) 1881 census has born "Shedgford", Norfolk, 1891 has born Sandringham Note (13) Age 27, born West Newton, Norfolk, with husband George Defoe and daughter Edith Note (14) Age 40, born Sedgford, with husband George Defoe and son George Note (15) Age 49, born Sandringham, with husband George Defew and son George Note (16) Sep 1893 Greenwich 1d 617, Matilda Defoe age 52. For comments and questions about this family, email Howard Slatter Updated 18 May 2020 Name Index