John Chambers

John Chambers

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  • Name John Chambers 
    Born Abt 1828  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 6 Jun 1841  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    England 
    1841 England Census for Iken, Suffolk
    1841 England Census for Iken, Suffolk
    HO107 Piece 1031 Book 12 Folio 8 Page 9
    Census 30 Mar 1851  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    England 
    1851 England Census for Iken, Suffolk
    1851 England Census for Iken, Suffolk
    HO107 Piece 1802 Folio 515 Page 14
    Occupation 30 Mar 1851  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Potter's Labourer 
    Census 7 Apr 1861  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    England 
    1861 England Census for Iken, Suffolk
    1861 England Census for Iken, Suffolk
    RG 9 Piece 1175 Folio 24 Page 4
    Occupation 7 Apr 1861  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Potter and Grocer 
    Residence 7 Apr 1861  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Iken Common 
    Census 2 Apr 1871  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    England 
    1871 England Census for Iken, Suffolk
    1871 England Census for Iken, Suffolk
    RG10 Piece 1764 Folio 26 Page 8
    Occupation 2 Apr 1871  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Potter and Grocer 
    Residence 2 Apr 1871  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Common 
    Census 3 Apr 1881  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    England 
    1881 England Census for Iken, Suffolk
    1881 England Census for Iken, Suffolk
    RG11 Piece 1886 Folio 87 Page 6
    Occupation 3 Apr 1881  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    General Shop Keeper 
    Census 5 Apr 1891  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    England 
    1891 England Census for Iken, Suffolk
    1891 England Census for Iken, Suffolk
    RG12 Piece 1480 Folio 75 Page 2
    Occupation 5 Apr 1891  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Grocer and Postmaster 
    Died 1892  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Registration Between 1 Jan 1892 and 31 Mar 1892  Plomesgate, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Death Registration 
    • Volume 4a, Page 789
    Death Registration for John CHAMBERS (109449)
    Death Registration for John CHAMBERS (109449)
    Buried 6 Feb 1892  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • St. Botolph, Iken, Suffolk, England
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    Person ID I109449  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 2 May 2018 

    Father John Chambers
              b. 28 Jul 1804, Swanton Novers, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 9 Mar 1867, Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Mother Mary Wright
              b. Abt 1809, Horsham, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1853, Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 44 years) 
    Married 16 May 1826  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Family ID F31774  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Harriet Borrett
              b. 1829, Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 9 Oct 1902, Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Registration Between 1 Oct 1852 and 31 Dec 1852  Plomesgate, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Marriage Registration 
    • Volume 4a, Page 1367
    Marriage Registration for John CHAMBERS (109449)
    Marriage Registration for John CHAMBERS (109449)
    Marriage Registration for Harriet BORRETT (109428)
    Marriage Registration for Harriet BORRETT (109428)
    Married 12 Oct 1852  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Chambers
              b. 13 Apr 1853, Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 12 Apr 1908, Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     2. Susan Ann Chambers
              b. 1854, Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     3. George Chambers
              b. Abt 1856, Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Margaret E. Chambers
              b. Abt 1858, Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Julia Chambers
              b. Abt 1862, Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Isabella Chambers
              b. Abt 1864, Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Mary Ann Chambers
              b. Abt 1866, Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 1 Mar 2018 
    Family ID F31776  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1828 - Iken, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 6 Jun 1841 - Iken, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 30 Mar 1851 - Iken, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Potter's Labourer - 30 Mar 1851 - Iken, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Marriage Registration - Between 1 Oct 1852 and 31 Dec 1852 - Plomesgate, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 12 Oct 1852 - Iken, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 7 Apr 1861 - Iken, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Potter and Grocer - 7 Apr 1861 - Iken, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Iken Common - 7 Apr 1861 - Iken, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 2 Apr 1871 - Iken, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Potter and Grocer - 2 Apr 1871 - Iken, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Common - 2 Apr 1871 - Iken, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 3 Apr 1881 - Iken, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - General Shop Keeper - 3 Apr 1881 - Iken, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 5 Apr 1891 - Iken, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Grocer and Postmaster - 5 Apr 1891 - Iken, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1892 - Iken, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Death Registration - Between 1 Jan 1892 and 31 Mar 1892 - Plomesgate, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 6 Feb 1892 - Iken, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • From the 1841 England Census for Iken, Suffolk (HO107 Piece 1031 Book 12 Folio 7 Page 10) John, 13, was with his parents John, 36, Potter, and Mary, 32, in Iken, Suffolk, England. With him were his siblings Harriet, 11, Mary, 9, Margaret, 5, Matilda, 7, George, 3, and Alfred, 1. Everyone was recorded as having been born in Suffolk.

      From the 1851 England Census for Iken, Suffolk (HO107 Piece 1802 Folio 515 Page 14) John, 23, Potter's Labourer, was with his parents John, 47, Potter employing 3 Men and 1 Boy, from Swanton, Norfolk, and Mary, 43, from Horsham, Suffolk, in Iken, Suffolk, England. With him were his brothers George, 13, At Home, and Jeremiah, 8, Scholar. All the children were recorded as having been born in Iken, Suffolk.

      From the 1861 England Census for Iken, Suffolk (RG 9 Piece 1175 Folio 24 Page 4) John (Junior), 33, Potter and Grocer, was with his wife Harriott (sic), 31, in Iken Common, Iken, Suffolk, England. With them were their children John, 7, Susan Ann, 6, George, 5, and Margaret E., 3. Everyone was recorded as having been born in Iken, Suffolk.

      From the 1871 England Census for Iken, Suffolk (RG10 Piece 1764 Folio 26 Page 8) John, 43, Potter and Grocer, was with his wife Harriett, 41, at Common, Iken, Suffolk, England. With them were their children George, 15, Boot Maker, Julia, 9, Scholar, Isabella, 7, Scholar, and Mary Ann, 5, Scholar. Everyone was recorded as having been born in Iken, Suffolk.

      From the 1881 England Census for Iken, Suffolk (RG11 Piece 1886 Folio 87 Page 6) John, 54, General Shop Keeper, was with his wife Harriet, 51, in Iken, Suffolk, England. With them were their daughters Isabella, 17, and Marian, 16. Everyone was recorded as having been born in Iken, Suffolk.

      From the 1891 England Census for Iken, Suffolk (RG12 Piece 1480 Folio 75 Page 2) John, 63, Grocer and Postmaster from Iken, Suffolk, was with his wife Harriet, 61, Grocer from Iken, Suffolk, in Iken, Suffolk, England. With them was their granddaughter F. Mary Cooper, 9, Scholar born Chillesford, Suffolk. Also present was Jessie Driver, 19, General Domestic Servant from Sudbourne, Suffolk.

  • Reference  The Williams Family Tree. "John Chambers". The Williams Family Tree. https://williamsfamilytree.co.uk/tree/getperson.php?personID=I109449&tree=wft (accessed November 27, 2020).

  • Sources 
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    2. [S9513] England. Suffolk.. 1851 census of England. Digital images.Ancestry. http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=8860 : n.d., Iken, folio 515, page 14; digital images, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=8860 : accessed 1 Mar 2018); citing PRO HO 107/1802.

    3. [S9514] England. Suffolk.. 1861 census of England. Digital images.Ancestry. http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=8767 : n.d., Iken, folio 24, page 4; digital images, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=8767 : accessed 1 Mar 2018); citing PRO RG 9/1175.

    4. [S9830] England. Suffolk.. 1871 census of England. Digital images.Ancestry. http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=7619 : n.d., Iken, folio 26, page 8; digital images, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=7619 : accessed 1 Mar 2018); citing PRO RG 10/1764.

    5. [S9512] England. Suffolk.. 1881 census of England. Digital images.Ancestry. http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=7572 : n.d., Iken, folio 87, page 6; digital images, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=7572 : accessed 1 Mar 2018); citing PRO RG 11/1886.

    6. [S9511] England. Suffolk.. 1891 census of England. Digital images.Ancestry. http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=6598 : n.d., Iken, folio 75, page 2; digital images, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=6598 : accessed 1 Mar 2018); citing PRO RG 12/1480.

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    8. [S9266] Federation of Family History Societies. National Burial Index Third Edition. CD-ROM database. N.p.: n.p., n.d., Burial for John CHAMBERS (109449); 6 Feb 1892: St. Botolph, Iken, Suffolk, England.

    9. [S10190] "Suffolk Marriage Index," database, FindMyPast . (findmypast.co.uk), accessed 1 Mar 2018), Marriage for John CHAMBERS and Mary WRIGHT (31774); 16 May 1826: Iken, Suffolk, England..

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