Albert Henry Jefferies

#14, (10 March 1882-March 1953)
Albert Henry Jefferies, ca 1916
in WW1 uniform
served in Macedonia
Father*Peter Button Jefferies b. 31 Jan 1841, d. 1 Sep 1908
Mother*Sarah Harrington b. 12 Jan 1843, d. 12 Feb 1928
ChartsThe 'English' Jefferies
Birth*10 MAR 1882 Albert Henry Jefferies was born on 10 MAR 1882 at Streatham, Surrey, England.1,2 
Baptism4 JUN 1882 He was baptized on 4 JUN 1882 at St Leonard's Church, Streatham, Surrey, England.3 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1891 He lived with Peter Button Jefferies and Sarah Harrington at 2 Bourne Place, Streatham, Surrey, England, together with Peter James Jefferies, Walter John Jefferies, Alice Ethel Jefferies, Charles Jefferies and William Frederick Jefferies.4 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1901 Albert Henry Jefferies lived with Peter Button Jefferies and Sarah Harrington at 4 Wellfield Road, Streatham, Surrey, England, together with Alice Ethel Jefferies and William Frederick Jefferies.5
(Witness) Marriage27 FEB 1907 Albert Henry Jefferies witnessed the marriage of Walter John Jefferies and Gertrude Emma Stacey on 27 FEB 1907 at Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, Broadway, Streatham, London, England.6,7,8 
INTerests* Albert Henry Jefferies was interested in Singing, baritone; cycling.9 
Residence30 MAR 1911 He lived at 4 Wellfield Road, Streatham, London, England, together with Alice Ethel Jefferies and Sarah Harrington.10 
Occupation*30 MAR 1911 The occupation of Albert Henry Jefferies was 'Boot repairer.11
(Witness) Marriage18 JUN 1911 He witnessed the marriage of George Charsley and Alice Ethel Jefferies on 18 JUN 1911 at The Parish Church of St Leonard, Streatham, Surrey, England.12,13 
Milit-Beg*c 1915 Albert Henry Jefferies began military service c 1915 at Mesopotamia.14,9 
Milit-End*1918 He ended military service in 1918.15 
Marriage*4 AUG 1926 He married Gladys Alice Mary Spencer, daughter of John William Spencer and Rose Alice W Bradford, on 4 AUG 1926 at Croydon, Surrey, England.16,17 
(Witness) Death12 FEB 1928 Albert Henry Jefferies witnessed the Death of Sarah Harrington on 12 FEB 1928 at 66 High Road, Streatham, Surrey, England.18,19 
Name Variation Albert Henry Jefferies was also known as Albert Harrington Adopted middle name of Harrington (his mother's maiden name) for business purposes.20,9 
Occupation19 OCT 1940 The occupation of Albert Henry Jefferies was 'Chiropodist.21
(Witness) Death16 JAN 1949 He given probate for estate of Frances Nellie Mulcock.22 
Residence*1950 Albert Henry Jefferies lived at 66 Streatham High Road, Streatham, Surrey, England.23 
Occupation1950 The occupation of Albert Henry Jefferies was 'Chiropodist: M.C.Ch.A.23
Death*MAR 1953 He died in MAR 1953 at Croydon, Surrey.24 

Family

Gladys Alice Mary Spencer b. 3 Feb 1903, d. 1961
Marriage*4 AUG 1926 He married Gladys Alice Mary Spencer, daughter of John William Spencer and Rose Alice W Bradford, on 4 AUG 1926 at Croydon, Surrey.16,17 
Children
Last Edited13 Sep 2015

Citations

  1. [S17] BMD indices, Wandsworth April-Jun 1882 vol 1d 748 possibly.
  2. [S114] Birthday Psalter - GES.
  3. [S76] London Births & Baptisms, father Peter Bulton Jefferies; mother Sarah.
  4. [S46] Extracted from the 1891 census.
  5. [S35] Extracted from the 1901 census.
  6. [S1] Copies of B, M, & D Certificates, marriage; Walter John Jefferies, 26,father Peter Button, & Gertrude Emma Stacey, 26, , father Joh, Wesleyan Chapel, Broadway, Streatham, no 26.
  7. [S37] Family photo, newspaper description.
  8. [S114] Birthday Psalter - GES, GES - WJJ, 27 Feb 1907.
  9. [S14] JEFFERIES, Frank William; Memoirs (1991).
  10. [S68] The 1911 census, 4 rooms.
  11. [S68] The 1911 census.
  12. [S1] Copies of B, M, & D Certificates, MB421221 George CHARSLEY, Alice Ethel JEFFERIES.
  13. [S11] JEFFERIES nee STACEY, Gertrude Emma; 1895-1928 Diaries, June 1911; Also witnessed by Marion PIERCE.
  14. [S49] Jefferies, Petrea, letter, June 1997, in letter.
  15. [S77] BAWW1 records, in Army Service Corps Private, M2/167494.
  16. [S69] England & Wales Marriages 1538-1940, marriage; Alice M Spencer & Albert H Jefferies, Croydon, Surrey, Jul-Sep 1926, vol 2a 1142.
  17. [S11] JEFFERIES nee STACEY, Gertrude Emma; 1895-1928 Diaries, 4 Aug 1926.
  18. [S1] Copies of B, M, & D Certificates, death; Hypostatic congestion of the lungs due to mitral incompetance associated with myocardial degeneration. Aged 85. Sarah JEFFERIES nee HARRINGTON.
  19. [S114] Birthday Psalter - GES, b. S Jefferies, 1843 died Jan 28 1928.
  20. [S56] Phone directory, British, 1934. page 882, London surnames A-K.
  21. [S33] Written family correspondence, letter from A.H.J to Jane Jefferies Stearns; Sally Howard collection.
  22. [S82] Probate, England & Wales, probate to Albert H Jefferies.
  23. [S56] Phone directory, British, 1950. page 2281, London surnames E-K.
  24. [S78] England & Wales Death Index 1916-2005, Croydon, Surrey, Jan-Mar 1953, vol 5g 152, age 70.
@ Michael Jefferies, 2016