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Husband: William Defew 1
Born: 1849 in Attleborough, Norfolk 2,3 (see note 1) Census: 1851 in Besthorpe Lane, Attleborough, Norfolk (see note 2) Census: 1861 in Crown Street, Attleborough, Norfolk (see note 3) Census: 1881 in Millers Square, Attleborough, Norfolk (see note 4) Census: 1891 in Garden House Road, Attleborough, Norfolk (see note 5) Census: 1901 in Rattle Row, Wicklewood, Norfolk (see note 6) Census: 1911 in Blue Bell, Wymondham, Norfolk (see note 7) Died: 1917 in Norfolk 3 (see note 8) Occupation: 1881 Builders Carter 4,2 Occupation: 1891 Sawyer 5 Occupation: 1901 - 1911 Wood Sawyer 6 Father: William Defew (1817 - 1895) Mother: Rebecca Button (1821 - 1889)
Wife: Sarah Curson 1 Married name: Sarah Defew Married: 1879 in Norfolk 3 (see note 9)
Born: ABT 1855 in Attleborough, Norfolk 6,7 Census: 1881 in Millers Square, Attleborough, Norfolk (see note 10) Census: 1891 in Garden House Road, Attleborough, Norfolk (see note 11) Census: 1901 in Rattle Row, Wicklewood, Norfolk (see note 12) Died: 1903 in Norfolk 3 (see note 13) Father: Mother:
1 M Ernest William Defew | Born: 1880 Attleborough, Norfolk 1,8 sp. Mary Elizabeth Cook |Married: 1917 Norfolk 3 Born: 13 Sep 1889 Died: 17 Oct 1974 | Died: 21 Oct 1953 Norwich, Norfolk 1,8,9 | Buried
2 M Albert Defew | Born: 1882 Attleborough, Norfolk 6,3 sp. Elizabeth Turrell |Married: 1908 Norfolk 3 Born: 1873 Died: 6 Aug 1946 | Died: 28 Jun 1948 Norfolk 1,10,11,9,9 | Buried
3 F Rose Mary Defew | Born: 1883 Attleborough, Norfolk 3,5 | Died: | Buried
4 M Frederick Charles Defew | Born: 1884 Norfolk 1,3 | Died: 1886 Norfolk 1,3 | Buried
5 M George Defew | Born: 1886 Attleborough, Norfolk 6,3 | Died: 24 Aug 1914 Elouges, Belgium 1,12 | Buried
6 M John Defew | Born: 1887 Attleborough, Norfolk 6,3 sp. Gertrude Mary Abigail |Married: 1925 Norwich, Norfolk 13 Born: 1896 Died: 15 Sep 1962 | Died: 5 Apr 1965 Norfolk 14,11,9 | Buried
7 M Charles Defew | Born: 1889 Attleborough, Norfolk 6,3 sp. Florence Selina Coldham |Married: 1921 Norfolk 3 Born: 16 Mar 1900 Died: 1981 | Died: 14 Jan 1949 Norfolk 11,9 | Buried
8 M James Defew | Born: 1891 Attleborough, Norfolk 6,3 sp. Gertrude E Brooks |Married: 1923 Norfolk 3 Born: ABT 1892 Died: 1960 | Died: 1956 Norfolk 11 | Buried
9 F Charlotte Defew | Born: 1893 Attleborough, Norfolk 6,3 sp. John R Hayden |Married: 1912 Norfolk 3 | Died: | Buried
10 F Ruth Defew | Born: 1895 Wicklewood, Norfolk 6,8 sp. Arthur G Reynolds |Married: 1919 Norfolk 3 | Died: | Buried
11 M Frederick Defew | Born: 1897 Wicklewood, Norfolk 6,3 | Died: BEF 1918 1 | Buried
12 F Ellen Louisa Defew | Born: 8 Nov 1898 Wicklewood, Norfolk 6,8,15 sp. Percy H Reynolds |Married: 1920 Norfolk 13 | Died: 6 Aug 1978 Norwich, Norfolk 1,11 | Buried
Sources: (1) . (2) . (3) . (4) . (5) . (6) . (7) . (8) . (9) . (10) The National Archive of Memorial Inscriptions, http://www.memorialinscriptions.org.uk/. (11) . (12) Commonwealth War Graves Commission website http://www.cwgc.org/. (13) . (14) . (15) . Event Notes Note (1) Mar 1849 Wayland 13 373 Note (2) Age 2, born Attleborough, with family Note (3) Age 12, born Attleborough, with family. Note (4) RG11/1974 f5: Age 32, born Attleborough. Builders Carter, with wife Sarah and son Ernest Note (5) RG12/1549 f14: Age 41, born Attleborough. Sawyer, with wife Sarah and children Note (6) RG13/1850 f18: Age 51, born Attleborough. Wood Sawyer, with wife Sarah and children Note (7) RG14PN11342 RG78PN616 RD226 SD2 ED7 SN170: Age 61, born Attleborough. Wood Sawyer in Saw Pit, widower with children Note (8) Sep 1917 Smallburgh 4b 44 age 67 Note (9) Sep 1879 Wayland 4b 401 Note (10) Age 25, born Attleborough, with husband William Defew and son Ernest Note (11) Age 36, born Attleborough, with husband William Defew and children Note (12) Age 45, born Attleborough Note (13) Jun 1903 Forehoe 4b 109, age 48 For comments and questions about this family, email Howard Slatter Updated 18 May 2020 Name Index