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Husband: Walter James Defew 1
Born: 14 Dec 1875 in East Rudham, Norfolk 2,3,4 (see note 1) Census: 1881 in Village Green, East Rudham, Norfolk (see note 2) Census: 1891 in The Green, East Rudham, Norfolk (see note 3) Census: 1901 in Massingham Road, East Rudham, Norfolk (see note 4) Census: 1911 in Damgate, Acle, Norfolk (see note 5) Died: 8 Mar 1917 in Rouen, France 5 Buried: 1917 in St Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen, France 5 (see note 6) Occupation: 1901 Groom Domestic 6 Occupation: 1911 Coal Carter 7 Father: Horace William Defew (1846 - 1902) Mother: Sarah Ann Jarmeny (1855 - )
Wife: Amelia Bland 1 Married name: Amelia Defew Married: 1903 in Norfolk 8 (see note 7)
Born: 5 Nov 1881 in Acle, Norfolk 7,9 Census: 1911 in Damgate, Acle, Norfolk (see note 8) Resided: 8 Mar 1917 in 28 High Terrace, Fakenham, Norfolk 5 Died: 1975 in Norfolk 10 (see note 9) Father: Mother: Notes
1 F Doris Annie Defew | Born: 1904 East Rudham, Norfolk 7,8 | Died: | Buried
2 F Phyllis Agnes Defew | Born: 1 Apr 1906 East Rudham, Norfolk 7,8,9 sp. Sidney John Cock |Married: 1930 Norfolk 11 Born: 21 Jun 1902 Died: 1984 | Died: 1989 Norfolk 10 | Buried
3 F Elsie May Defew | Born: 15 Feb 1908 East Rudham, Norfolk 7,8,9 sp. Victor L Meadows |Married: 1931 Norfolk 8 | Died: 1991 Hertfordshire 10 | Buried
4 M Horace George Defew | Born: 1910 Acle, Norfolk 7,8 sp. Margaret Cawthorne |Married: 1939 Norfolk 8 Born: 7 Nov 1914 Died: 2005 | Died: | Buried
5 F Olive Amelia Defew | Born: 15 Jan 1912 Norfolk 8,12,9 sp. George E Cooper |Married: 1937 Norfolk 8 | Died: 1976 Norwich, Norfolk 10 | Buried
6 M Walter James Defew | Born: 14 Apr 1914 Norfolk 12,8,9 sp. Olive Myrtle Harrison |Married: 1941 Norfolk 8 Born: 18 Dec 1919 Died: 1993 | Died: 1986 Norfolk 12,10 | Buried
Sources: (1) . (2) . (3) . (4) . (5) Commonwealth War Graves Commission website http://www.cwgc.org/. (6) . (7) . (8) . (9) . (10) . (11) . (12) . Event Notes Note (1) Dec 1875 Docking 4b 299 Note (2) Age 5, born East Rudham, with family Note (3) Age 15, born East Rudham, with family Note (4) Age 25, born Rudham. Groom Domestic, with parents. Note (5) RG14PN11380 RG78PN620 RD228 SD2 ED1 SN15: Age 35, born East Rudham. Coal Carter, with wife Amelia and children Note (6) Debt of Honour Register In Memory of W J DEFEW Driver T4/059471 4th Coy. 5th Div. Train, Army Service Corps who died on Thursday 8 March 1917 . Age 42 . Additional Information: Son of the late Horace George Defew, of East Rudham, King's Lynn; husband of Amelia Defew, of 28, High Terrace, Fakenham, Norfolk. Cemetery: ST. SEVER CEMETERY EXTENSION, ROUENSeine-Maritime, France Grave or Reference Panel Number: O. VII. M. 1. Note (7) Dec 1903 Docking 4b 851 Note (8) Age 29, born Acle, with husband Walter Defew and children Note (9) Amelia Balls: Mar 1975 Fakenham 10 1278 born 5 Nov 1881 For comments and questions about this family, email Howard Slatter Updated 18 May 2020 Name Index