George Chambers

George Chambers

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  • Name George Chambers 
    Born 1837  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 2 Jul 1837  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 6 Jun 1841  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    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  [3
    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  [3
    At Home 
    Census 7 Apr 1861  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    England 
    1861 England Census for Iken, Suffolk
    1861 England Census for Iken, Suffolk
    RG 9 Piece 1175 Folio 23 Page 2
    Occupation 7 Apr 1861  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Potter 
    Residence 7 Apr 1861  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Potters Row 
    Census 2 Apr 1871  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    England 
    1871 England Census for Iken, Suffolk
    1871 England Census for Iken, Suffolk
    RG10 Piece 1764 Folio 29 Page 14
    Occupation 2 Apr 1871  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Pottery Work 
    Residence 2 Apr 1871  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Pottery Row 
    Census 3 Apr 1881  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    England 
    1881 England Census for Iken, Suffolk
    1881 England Census for Iken, Suffolk
    RG11 Piece 1886 Folio 85 Page 2
    Occupation 3 Apr 1881  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Potter 
    Census 5 Apr 1891  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    England 
    1891 England Census for Iken, Suffolk
    1891 England Census for Iken, Suffolk
    RG12 Piece 1480 Folio 80 Page 11
    Occupation 5 Apr 1891  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Potter 
    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  [8
    Death Registration 
    • Volume 4a, Page 789
    Death Registration for George CHAMBERS (109454)
    Death Registration for George CHAMBERS (109454)
    Buried 6 Feb 1892  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
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    Person ID I109454  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 9 Apr 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  [10, 11
    Family ID F31774  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Emma Oxborrow
              b. Abt 1845, Cretingham, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Registration Between 1 Jan 1864 and 31 Mar 1864  Plomesgate, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Marriage Registration 
    • Volume 4a, Page 833
    Marriage Registration for George CHAMBERS (109454)
    Marriage Registration for George CHAMBERS (109454)
    Marriage Registration for Emma OXBORROW (109488)
    Marriage Registration for Emma OXBORROW (109488)
    Married 21 Jan 1864  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Alfred George Chambers
              b. 1871, Plomesgate, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1871, Plomesgate, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. Cordelia Florence Chambers
              b. 19 Jan 1874, Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 5 Dec 1964, Folkestone, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     3. Adelaide Semalia Chambers
              b. 1876, Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1938, Sunderland, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     4. Agnes Emma Chambers
              b. 1878, Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1936, Sunderland, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
    Last Modified 9 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F31766  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1837 - Iken, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 2 Jul 1837 - 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 - At Home - 30 Mar 1851 - 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 - 7 Apr 1861 - Iken, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Potters Row - 7 Apr 1861 - Iken, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Marriage Registration - Between 1 Jan 1864 and 31 Mar 1864 - Plomesgate, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 21 Jan 1864 - 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 - Pottery Work - 2 Apr 1871 - Iken, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Pottery Row - 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 - Potter - 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 - Potter - 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) George, 3, was with his parents John, 36, Potter, and Mary, 32, in Iken, Suffolk, England. With him were his siblings John, 13, Harriet, 11, Mary, 9, Margaret, 5, Matilda, 7, 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) George, 13, At Home, 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 John, 23, Potter's Labourer, 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 23 Page 2) George, 23, Potter born Iken, Suffolk, was with his father, John (Senior), 57, Potter from Swanton, Norfolk, and step-mother, Elanor (sic), 56, from Eye, Suffolk, in Potters Row, Iken, Suffolk, England.

      From the 1871 England Census for Iken, Suffolk (RG10 Piece 1764 Folio 29 Page 14) George, 33, Pottery Work from Iken, Suffolk, was with his wife Emma, 26, from Cretingham, Suffolk, in Pottery Row, Iken, Suffolk, England.

      From the 1881 England Census for Iken, Suffolk (RG11 Piece 1886 Folio 85 Page 2) George, 43, Potter from Iken, Suffolk, was with his wife Emma, 36, from Cretingham, Suffolk, in Iken, Suffolk, England. With them were their daughters Cordelia, 7, Adelaide, 5, and Agnes, 2. All the children were recorded as having been born in Iken, Suffolk.

      From the 1891 England Census for Iken, Suffolk (RG12 Piece 1480 Folio 80 Page 11) George, 53, Potter from Iken, Suffolk, was with his wife Emma, 46, from Cretingham, Suffolk, in Iken, Suffolk, England. With them was their daughter Adelaide, 15, Scholar born Iken, Suffolk.

  • Reference  The Williams Family Tree. "George Chambers". The Williams Family Tree. https://williamsfamilytree.co.uk/tree/getperson.php?personID=I109454&tree=wft (accessed November 30, 2020).

  • Sources 
    1. [S8511] The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," database, FamilySearch . (http://www.familysearch.org), accessed 5 Mar 2018), entry for George CHAMBERS, person ID 109454; 2 Jul 1837: Iken, Suffolk, England..

    2. [S9850] England. Suffolk.. 1841 census of England. Digital images.Ancestry. http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=8978 : n.d., Iken, folio 8, page 9; digital images, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=8978 : accessed 1 Mar 2018); citing PRO HO 107/1031/12.

    3. [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.

    4. [S9514] England. Suffolk.. 1861 census of England. Digital images.Ancestry. http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=8767 : n.d., Iken, folio 23, page 2; digital images, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=8767 : accessed 1 Mar 2018); citing PRO RG 9/1175.

    5. [S9830] England. Suffolk.. 1871 census of England. Digital images.Ancestry. http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=7619 : n.d., Iken, folio 29, page 14; digital images, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=7619 : accessed 5 Mar 2018); citing PRO RG 10/1764.

    6. [S9512] England. Suffolk.. 1881 census of England. Digital images.Ancestry. http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=7572 : n.d., Iken, folio 85, page 2; digital images, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=7572 : accessed 5 Mar 2018); citing PRO RG 11/1886.

    7. [S9511] England. Suffolk.. 1891 census of England. Digital images.Ancestry. http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=6598 : n.d., Iken, folio 80, page 11; digital images, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=6598 : accessed 5 Mar 2018); citing PRO RG 12/1480.

    8. [S8517] FreeBMD. "England & Wales, FreeBMD Death Index, 1837-1915," database, FreeBMD . (http://freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl), accessed 5 Mar 2018), Death Registration for George CHAMBERS (109454); Age 54 (1838); Mar 1892; Plomesgate, Suffolk; Volume 4a, Page 789..

    9. [S9450] "National Burial Index for England & Wales (FindMyPast)," database, Find My Past . (http://findmypast.co.uk), accessed 6 Mar 2018), Burial for George CHAMBERS (109454); 6 Feb 1892: St. Botolph, Iken, Suffolk, England..

    10. [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..

    11. [S8561] "England Marriages, 1538–1973," database, LDS, FamilySearch . (https://familysearch.org), accessed 1 Mar 2018), Marriage for John CHAMBERS and Mary WRIGHT (31774); 16 May 1826: Iken, Suffolk, England..

    12. [S8519] FreeBMD. "England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index, 1837-1915," database, FreeBMD . (http://freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl), accessed 5 Mar 2018), Marriage Registration for George CHAMBERS and Emma OXBORROW (31766); Mar 1864; Plomesgate, Suffolk; Volume 4a, Page 833..