William Jeffries1

#526, (10 April 1839-April 1869)
Father*Jonathan Jeffries2 b. Dec 1807, d. 5 Jan 1871
Mother*Harriet Button2 b. 1807, d. 7 May 1888
ChartsThe Jefferies.
Name Variation William Jeffries was also known as Jefferies.3 
Birth*10 APR 1839 He was born on 10 APR 1839 at Sible Hedingham, Essex, EnglandG.1 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1841 He lived with Jonathan Jeffries and Harriet Button at Swan Street, Sible Hedingham, Essex, EnglandG, together with Peter Button Jefferies.4,5 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1851 William Jeffries lived with Jonathan Jeffries and Harriet Button at Sible Hedingham, EssexG, together with Henry Jefferies and Peter Button Jefferies.6 
Employment*30 MAR 1851 William Jeffries was employed as Errand Boy.7 
(Witness) ResearchNoteb 1861 Research Note: The Jefferies family moved to Streatham before 1861; Jonathan was employed as coachman to Rev John Richard Nicholl, Rector of Streatham and Harriet was laundress to the Nicholl household.8 
Death*APR 1869 He died in APR 1869 at Wandsworth, London, EnglandG.9 
Burial*17 JUN 1869 He was buried on 17 JUN 1869 at South Metropolitan Cemetary, Norwood, Surrey, EnglandG.10 
Last Edited3 Jul 2017


  1. [S1] Copies of B, M, & D Certificates, BXBZ852305, William JEFFRIES.
  2. [S1] Copies of B, M, & D Certificates.
  3. [S17] BMD indices, Wandsworth, Surrey, death record. vol 1d 350.
  4. [S1] Copies of B, M, & D Certificates, BCA282891, Peter Button JEFFERIES.
  5. [S25] Extracted from the 1841 census, HO 107/332/8.
  6. [S26] Extracted from the 1851 census, Lists Jonathan as Servant, lives next door to Curate Thomas ?Pearse.
  7. [S26] Extracted from the 1851 census.
  8. [S44] Extracted from the 1861 census, The family was in Streatham by 1861 but the census records for their residence are lost. Information from John W Brown, Streatham Historical Society.
  9. [S17] BMD indices, Wandsworth, Surrey, Apr-Jun 1869, vol 1d 350.
  10. [S74] London Deaths & Burials, London Metropolitan Archives, Norwood Cemetery, Norwood Road, Lambeth, Transcript of Burials, 1869, no. 31862.
@ Michael Jefferies, 2016