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Husband: Thomas Button Defew 1,2
Born: 1 Mar 1846 in Wicklewood, Norfolk 3,2 (see note 1) Christened: 19 Apr 1846 in Wicklewood, Norfolk 2 (see note 2) Census: 1851 in Besthorpe Lane, Attleborough, Norfolk (see note 3) Census: 1861 in Crown Street, Attleborough, Norfolk (see note 4) Census: 1871 in Doughty House, Richmond, Surrey (see note 5) Census: 1881 in 3 Marland Terrace, Green Lane, Chislehurst, Kent (see note 6) Died: 1915 2 Occupation: 1871 - 1881 Butler 4,5 Father: William Defew (1817 - 1895) Mother: Rebecca Button (1821 - 1889)
Wife: Friedericka Louisa Emelie Heinemann 1,2 Also known as: Amelia Defew 4 Married: 11 Nov 1867 in Marylebone, London 6,2,7 (see note 7)
Born: ABT 1846 in Hanover, Goettengen, Germany 4 Census: 1881 in 3 Marland Terrace, Green Lane, Chislehurst, Kent (see note 8) Census: 1891 in Point Hill, Greenwich, London (see note 9) Census: 1901 in 54 Darfield Road, Lewisham, London (see note 10) Resided: 1915 in 54 Darfield Road, Lewisham, London 8 Died: 29 May 1915 in London County Asylum, Dartford, Kent 2,9,8 (see note 11) Probate: 26 Jun 1915 in London (see note 12) Occupation: 1891 Housekeeper 10 Occupation: 1901 Neeedleworker 11 Father: Mother: Notes
1 F Charlotte Amelia Button Defew | Born: 25 Jan 1868 Attleborough, Norfolk 9,2 sp. Alfred Johns |Married: 23 Jun 1894 Lambeth, London 6,9,2 Born: 29 Nov 1865 Died: 20 Oct 1929 | Died: 15 Sep 1942 Twyford Lodge, Harlesden, Middlesex 6,2,7 | Buried
2 F Amelia Fredericka Defew | Born: 1869 Sydenham, London 4,10,7 | Died: | Buried
3 M Thomas H Defew | Born: 1873 Shepherds Bush, London 4 sp. Amy Fielding |Married: 1897 London 9 Born: ABT 1875 Died: | Died: | Buried
Sources: (1) . (2) email June 2007 george_defew@optusnet.com.au. (3) . (4) . (5) . (6) . (7) . (8) . (9) . (10) . (11) . Event Notes Note (1) All Censuses except 1861 have born Attleborough Note (2) William Button, son of Rebecca Button of Wicklewood, spinster. Note (3) Age 5, born Attleborough, with family Note (4) Age 15, born Wicklewood, scholar, with family. Note (5) RG10/807 f31: Age 25, born Attleborough. Unmarried (sic), Butler Note (6) RG11/0857 f116: Age 34, born Attleborough. Butler, with wife Amelia and children Note (7) Dec 1867 Marylebone 1a 901 Note (8) Amelia Defew, age 34 born Goettengen, with husband Thomas and children Note (9) RG12/510 f : Appears as Frederika E Dejas. Age 48, married, born Hanover (British subject). Housekeeper, with son Thomas Note (10) RG13/554 f140: Emilie Defoe, age 60, German naturalised British, needleworker. A few doors away from her son Thomas and family. Note (11) Emilie F Defew: Jun 1915 Dartford 2a 853 age 71 Note (12) See media files For comments and questions about this family, email Howard Slatter Updated 18 May 2020 Name Index