Samuel Jefferies1

#679, (1820-June 1886)
Father*Jonathan Jefferies b. 27 Jan 1782, d. 29 Jan 1858
Mother*Charlotte Britton b. 1777, d. 15 Nov 1837
ChartsThe Jefferies of Sible Hedingham, Essex
The Brettons of Sible Hedingham
Birth*1820 Samuel Jefferies was born in 1820 at Sible Hedingham, Essex, EnglandG.1,2 
Baptism30 APR 1820 He was baptized on 30 APR 1820 at St Peter's Church, Sible Hedingham, Essex, EnglandG.3 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1841 He lived with John Jefferies at Hadstock, Essex, EnglandG, together with Ann Jefferies.4 
Marriage*25 JAN 1850 Samuel Jefferies married Maria Hawkins, daughter of George Hawkins, on 25 JAN 1850 at St Nicholas' Church, Castle Hedingham, Essex, EnglandG.5 
Employment*30 MAR 1851 Samuel Jefferies was employed as Maltster (Journeyman.)6 
Residence*30 MAR 1851 He and Maria Hawkins lived at Nunnery Street, Castle Hedingham, Essex, EnglandG.7 
Employment30 MAR 1861 Samuel Jefferies was employed as Malt Maker.8 
Residence30 MAR 1861 He and Maria Hawkins lived at Hall Road, Southminster, Essex, EnglandG, together with George Jefferies and Emily Jefferies.9 
Marriage*17 MAR 1871 Samuel Jefferies married Prescilla Butterfield on 17 MAR 1871 at St Andrew's Church, Maldon, Essex, EnglandG.10 
Residence*30 MAR 1871 Samuel Jefferies and Prescilla Butterfield lived at Hall Road, Heybridge, Essex, EnglandG, together with Emily Jefferies and George Jefferies.11 
Death*JUN 1886 Samuel Jefferies died in JUN 1886 at Maldon, Essex, EnglandG.12 


Maria Hawkins b. 29 Apr 1817, d. Jul 1870
Marriage*25 JAN 1850 He married Maria Hawkins, daughter of George Hawkins, on 25 JAN 1850 at Castle Hedingham, EssexG.5 
Last Edited6 Feb 2020


  1. [S48] Parish Register, baptismal records; Sible Hedingham.
  2. [S26] Extracted from the 1851 census, age of 31 at census.
  3. [S48] Parish Register, bapt., Samual Jefferies, Sible Hedingham; father Jonathan , mother Charlotte.
  4. [S25] Extracted from the 1841 census, entereed as John, Samuel & Ann, prsumably siblings.
  5. [S48] Parish Register, marriage; Samuel Jefferies & Maria Hawkins. fathers Jonathan Jefferies, maltster & George Hawkins, wheelwright; witnesses Charles & Maria Hawkins. St Nicholas, Castle Hedingham. fhl 1472365.
  6. [S26] Extracted from the 1851 census, as described.
  7. [S26] Extracted from the 1851 census.
  8. [S44] Extracted from the 1861 census, as written.
  9. [S44] Extracted from the 1861 census.
  10. [S17] BMD indices, marriage; Samuel Jefferies & Priscilla Butterfield, Maldon, Essex, Jan-Mar 1871, vol 4a 216. also fhl 001472403.
  11. [S45] Extracted from the 1871 census.
  12. [S17] BMD indices, death, age 66, Maldon, Essex, Apr-Jun 1886, vol 4a 206.
  13. [S44] Extracted from the 1861 census, age 7 at 1861.
  14. [S44] Extracted from the 1861 census, age 1 at census.
@ Michael Jefferies, 2016