John Jefferies1

#742, (5 June 1849-January 1929)
Father*George Jefferies2 b. Aug 1816, d. Mar 1895
Mother*Mary Ann Flood2 b. 1813, d. Oct 1901
ChartsThe Jefferies of Sible Hedingham, Essex
The Brettons of Sible Hedingham
Birth*5 JUN 1849 John Jefferies was born on 5 JUN 1849 at Castle Hedingham, Essex, EnglandG.1,3 
Baptism26 JAN 1850 He was baptized on 26 JAN 1850 at St Nicholas' Church, Castle Hedingham, Essex, EnglandG.1 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1861 He lived with George Jefferies and Mary Ann Flood at Queen Street, Castle Hedingham, Essex, EnglandG, together with Louisa Jefferies, Anna Jane Jefferies, George Jefferies, Fanny Mary Ann Jefferies, Frederick William Jefferies and Alfred Charles Jefferies.4 
(Witness) Marriage13 MAY 1874 John Jefferies witnessed the marriage of William John Waller and Anna Jane Jefferies on 13 MAY 1874 at Castle Hedingham, EssexG.5 
Employment*30 MAR 1881 John Jefferies was employed as Railway Guard.6 
Residence*30 MAR 1881 He lived at 10 Hornsey Street, Islington, London, EnglandG.7 
Marriage*JUL 1883 He married Martha Crowther in JUL 1883 at Bradford, Yorkshire, EnglandG.8 
Employment30 MAR 1891 John Jefferies was employed as Railway Passenger Guard.9 
Residence*30 MAR 1891 He and Martha Crowther lived at 7 Ruth Terrace, Armley, Leeds, Yorkshire, EnglandG.9 
Marriage*OCT 1894 John Jefferies married Ada Wright in OCT 1894 at North Bierley, Yorkshire, EnglandG.10 
Residence*30 MAR 1901 John Jefferies and Ada Wright lived at 17 Bexley Avenue, Potter Newton, Yorkshire, EnglandG.11 
Residence30 MAR 1911 John Jefferies and Ada Wright lived at 17 Bexley Avenue, Leeds, Yorkshire, EnglandG.12 
Death*JAN 1929 John Jefferies died in JAN 1929 at Leeds, Yorkshire, EnglandG, aged 79.13 
Last Edited16 Feb 2020


  1. [S48] Parish Register, Parish Registers; Castle Hedingham, Essex. Baptism of John, 26 Jan 1850, father George, mother Mary-Anne.
  2. [S26] Extracted from the 1851 census, age 1 at census.
  3. [S17] BMD indices, Halstead, Essex, Jul-Sep 1849, vol 12 115.
  4. [S44] Extracted from the 1861 census.
  5. [S48] Parish Register, marriage; William John Waller & Anna Jane Jefferies. fathers Willam Waller, bailiff, & George Jefferies; witnesses George, Louisa and John Jefferies, also Halstead, Apr-Jun 1874, vol 4a 501.
  6. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census.
  7. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census, Boarder; Butt family.
  8. [S17] BMD indices, marriage: Bradford, Yorks, Jul-Sep 1883, vol 9b 311.
  9. [S46] Extracted from the 1891 census, recorded on 1891 census,.
  10. [S17] BMD indices, marriage: North Bierley, Yorks, Oct-Dec 1894, vol 9b 353.
  11. [S35] Extracted from the 1901 census, recorded in census.
  12. [S68] The England & Wales 1911 census.
  13. [S78] England & Wales Death Index 1916-2005, death, age 79, Leeds, Yorks., Jan-Mar 1929, vol 9b 489.
@ Michael Jefferies, 2016