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Husband: Edward Frederic Defoe 1 Birth name: Edward Frederic Defew 2
Born: 1842 in East Rudham, Norfolk 3,2 (see note 1) Christened: 10 Jan 1842 in East Rudham, Norfolk 4 Census: 1851 in East Rudham, Norfolk (see note 2) Census: 1861 in Village Green, East Rudham, Norfolk (see note 3) Census: 1871 in 45 Royal Street, Lambeth, London (see note 4) Census: 1881 in Alexandra Road, Friern Barnet, Middlesex (see note 5) Census: 1891 in 12 Sydney Road, Friern Barnet, Middlesex (see note 6) Census: 1901 in Labournam Cottages, Vange, Essex (see note 7) Census: 1911 in Barnet Union Workhouse, West End Lane, Barnet, Middlesex (see note 8) Died: 1921 in London 5 (see note 9) Occupation: 1861 - 1871 Harness Maker 3,6 Occupation: 1881 Carpenter & Joiner 7 Occupation: 1891 Journeyman Carpenter 8 Occupation: 1901 Carpenter 9 Father: George Defew (1810 - 1882) Mother: Elizabeth Jackson (1815 - 1882)
Wife: Jane Kinchett 1 Married name: Jane Defoe Married: 16 Feb 1868 in Sutton, Surrey 10,11 (see note 10)
Born: ABT 1850 in Bognor, Sussex 7,8 Census: 1881 in Alexandra Road, Friern Barnet, Middlesex (see note 11) Census: 1891 in 12 Sydney Road, Friern Barnet, Middlesex (see note 12) Census: 1901 in 2 Gladiator Terrace, Friern Barnet, Middlesex (see note 13) Died: 1906 in London 11 (see note 14) Occupation: 1891 Charwoman 8 Father: Mother: Notes
1 F Eleanor Mary Defoe | Born: 21 Feb 1870 Sutton, Surrey 12,11 sp. Thomas Joseph Hartfree |Married: 1894 Barnet, Hertfordshire 11 Born: 19 May 1870 Died: 23 Jan 1900 | Ernest Arthur Smith | Born: ABT 1876 Died: | Died: 1928 1 | Buried
2 M George Edward Defoe | Born: 1872 Sutton, Surrey 7,11 | Died: 1953 London 5 | Buried
3 M Alfred Defoe | Born: 1872 Surrey 11 | Died: 1872 Surrey 11 | Buried
4 F Charlotte Thurmer Defoe | Born: 1874 Surrey 11 | Died: 1876 Surrey 11 | Buried
5 M John Kinchett Defoe | Born: 1876 Sutton, Surrey 7,11 sp. Kate Florence Slater |Married: 1898 Buckinghamshire 11 Born: ABT 1878 Died: 1958 | Died: 15 Feb 1944 Berkshire 5,13 | Buried
6 F Rose Defoe | Born: 7 Apr 1878 Homerton, London 9,1,2 | Died: 1967 London 5 | Buried
7 M Frederick Defoe | Born: 10 Sep 1880 Friern Barnet, London 9,11 sp. Lily Molyneux Elliott |Married: 12 Mar 1910 Montreal, Quebec, Canada 14 Born: 1874 Died: 3 Nov 1959 | Died: 15 May 1917 Battle of Vimy Ridge, France 1,15 | Buried 1917 Canadian Cemetery No 2, Neuville-St., France 15
8 M Arthur Defoe | Born: 1883 Southgate, London 8,11 sp. Ethel J Matthews |Married: 1916 London 11 Born: 23 Feb 1898 Died: 1966 | Died: 1918 London 5 | Buried
9 F Ethel Maud Defoe | Born: 1 Oct 1884 Friern Barnet, London 9,1,11 sp. John Smith |Married: 1907 London 11 Born: ABT 1882 Died: | Died: | Buried
10 F Charlotte Defoe | Born: 1887 Friern Barnet, London 9,11 | Died: | Buried
Sources: (1) . (2) . (3) . (4) . (5) . (6) . (7) . (8) . (9) . (10) . (11) . (12) . (13) . (14) . (15) Commonwealth War Graves Commission website http://www.cwgc.org/. Event Notes Note (1) Indexed as Edward Frederic Defen: Mar 1842 Docking 13 61 Note (2) Appears as Edward William Defew. Age 9, born East Rudham, with family Note (3) Age 19, born East Rudham. Harness Maker, with family. Note (4) RG10/659 f29: Edward Defoe, 28, born East Rudham. Harness maker, married, with brother Albert. Note (5) RG11/1373 f8: Age 33, born East Rudham. Carpenter & Joiner, with wife Jane and children, also Jane's father Note (6) Rg12/1058 f47: Age 52, born Rudham. Journeyman Carpenter, with wife Jane and children Note (7) RG13/1668 f41: Edward Defoe, married, age 63, born "not known", carpenter. Boarder with John and Caroline Vail. Probably him, but no known connection to Vange. Note (8) RG14PN7157 RD131 SD2 ED18 SN1: Age 69, born East Rudham. Formerly House Carpenter, inmate in workhouse Note (9) Dec 1921 Barnet 3a 424 age 80 Note (10) Mar 1868 Epsom 2a 20a Note (11) Age 30, born Bognor, with husband Edward Defoe and children, also her father John Kinchett age 61 born Selsey Note (12) Age 42, born Bognor. Charwoman, with husband Edward Defoe and children Note (13) RG13/1236 f71: Jane Defoe, age 53, born "Rognor" , married, Caretaker St Peters, with children and grandchildren. Note (14) Sep 1906 Barnet 3a 219 age 58 For comments and questions about this family, email Howard Slatter Updated 18 May 2020 Name Index