John Chambers

John Chambers

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  • Name John Chambers 
    Registration Between 1 Apr 1853 and 30 Jun 1853  Plomesgate, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Birth Registration 
    • Volume 4a, Page 617
    Birth Registration for John CHAMBERS (109458)
    Birth Registration for John CHAMBERS (109458)
    Born 13 Apr 1853  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 7 Apr 1861  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    England 
    1861 England Census for Iken, Suffolk
    1861 England Census for Iken, Suffolk
    RG 9 Piece 1175 Folio 24 Page 4
    Residence 7 Apr 1861  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Iken Common 
    Census 5 Apr 1891  Wells, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    England 
    1891 England Census for Wells, Norfolk
    1891 England Census for Wells, Norfolk
    RG12 Piece 1560 Folio 125 Page 39  
    Occupation 5 Apr 1891  Wells, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Coastguard 
    Residence 5 Apr 1891  Wells, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Coastguard Buildings 
    Census 30 Mar 1901  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    England 
    1901 England Census for Iken, Suffolk
    1901 England Census for Iken, Suffolk
    RG13 Piece 1788 Folio 79 Page 4
    Occupation 30 Mar 1901  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Sub Postmaster and Grocer 
    Residence 30 Mar 1901  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Post Office 
    Registration Between 1 Apr 1908 and 30 Jun 1908  Plomesgate, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Death Registration 
    • Volume 4a, Page 545
    Death Registration for John CHAMBERS (109458)
    Death Registration for John CHAMBERS (109458)
    Died 12 Apr 1908  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Headstones Submit Headstone Photo Submit Headstone Photo 
    Person ID I109458  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 2 Mar 2018 

    Father John Chambers
              b. Abt 1828, Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1892, Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 64 years) 
    Mother 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  [8
    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 
    Family ID F31776  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Agnes Ellen Oxborrow
              b. 27 Nov 1855, Winstone, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1 Dec 1939, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Registration Between 1 Jul 1875 and 30 Sep 1875  Plomesgate, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Marriage Registration 
    • Volume 4a, Page 995
    Marriage Registration for John CHAMBERS (109458)
    Marriage Registration for John CHAMBERS (109458)
    Marriage Registration for Agness OXBORROW (109461)
    Marriage Registration for Agness OXBORROW (109461)
    Married 2 Sep 1875  Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Probably Iken
    Children 
     1. George Herbert Chambers
              b. 16 Aug 1876, Sunderland, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1950, Sunderland, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     2. Arthur Chambers
              b. Abt 1879, Sunderland, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Alexander Chambers
              b. Abt 1883, Sunderland, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Agnes Chambers
              b. Abt 1885, Sunderland, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Ethel May Chambers
              b. Abt 1888, Sunderland, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Alice Ellen Chambers
              b. Abt 1890, Sunderland, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Alfred Chambers
              b. Abt 1894, Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Ellen Chambers
              b. 7 May 1896, Iken, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1986, Llanelly, Carmarthenshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
    Last Modified 2 Mar 2018 
    Family ID F31778  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Birth Registration - Between 1 Apr 1853 and 30 Jun 1853 - Plomesgate, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Apr 1853 - 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 MapsResidence - Iken Common - 7 Apr 1861 - Iken, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Marriage Registration - Between 1 Jul 1875 and 30 Sep 1875 - Plomesgate, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Sep 1875 - Iken, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 30 Mar 1901 - Iken, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Sub Postmaster and Grocer - 30 Mar 1901 - Iken, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Post Office - 30 Mar 1901 - Iken, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Death Registration - Between 1 Apr 1908 and 30 Jun 1908 - Plomesgate, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Apr 1908 - Iken, Suffolk, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • From the 1861 England Census for Iken, Suffolk (RG 9 Piece 1175 Folio 24 Page 4) John, 7, was with his parents John (Junior), 33, Potter and Grocer, and Harriott (sic), 31, in Iken Common, Iken, Suffolk, England. With him were his siblings Susan Ann, 6, George, 5, and Margaret E., 3. Everyone was recorded as having been born in Iken, Suffolk.

      From the 1891 England Census for Wells, Norfolk (RG12 Piece 1560 Folio 125 Page 39) John, 37, Coastguard from Iken, Suffolk, was with his wife Agnes, 35, from Winstone, Suffolk, at Coastguard Buildings, Wells, Norfolk, England. With them were their children Arthur, 12, Scholar, Alexander, 8, Scholar, Agnes, 6, Ethel M., 3, and Alice E., 1. All the children were recorded as having been born in Sunderland, Durham.

      From the 1901 England Census for Iken, Suffolk (RG13 Piece 1788 Folio 79 Page 4) John, 48, Sub Postmaster and Grocer from Iken, Suffolk, was with his wife Agnes Ellen, 46, from Whinstone, Suffolk, at Post Office, Iken, Suffolk, England. With him were his children Arthur, 22, Grocer born Sunderland, Durham, Agnes, 16, born Sunderland, Durham, Ethel May, 13, born Sunderland, Durham, Alice Ellen, 11, born Sunderland, Durham, Alfred, 7, born Iken, Suffolk, and Ellen, 4, born Iken, Suffolk, and his mother Harriet Knill, married, 71, Living on own means from Iken, Suffolk.

  • Reference  The Williams Family Tree. "John Chambers". The Williams Family Tree. https://williamsfamilytree.co.uk/tree/getperson.php?personID=I109458&tree=wft (accessed November 25, 2020).

  • Sources 
    1. [S8515] FreeBMD. "England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915," database, FreeBMD . (http://freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl), accessed 2 Mar 2018), Birth Registration for John CHAMBERS (109458); Jun 1853; Plomesgate, Suffolk; Volume 4a, Page 617..

    2. [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.

    3. [S9786] England. Norfolk.. 1891 census of England. Digital images.Ancestry. http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=6598 : n.d., Wells, folio 125, page 39; digital images, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=6598 : accessed 2 Mar 2018); citing PRO RG 12/1560.

    4. [S9468] England. Suffolk.. 1901 census of England. Digital images.Ancestry. http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=7814 : n.d., Iken, folio 79, page 4; digital images, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=7814 : accessed 2 Mar 2018); citing PRO RG 13/1788.

    5. [S8517] FreeBMD. "England & Wales, FreeBMD Death Index, 1837-1915," database, FreeBMD . (http://freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl), accessed 2 Mar 2018), Death Registration for John CHAMBERS (109458); Age 54 (1854); Jun 1908; Plomesgate, Suffolk; Volume 4a, Page 545..

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    8. [S8519] FreeBMD. "England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index, 1837-1915," database, FreeBMD . (http://freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl), accessed 1 Mar 2018), Marriage Registration for John CHAMBERS and Harriet BORRETT (31776); Dec 1852; Plomesgate, Suffolk; Volume 4a, Page 1367..

    9. [S8519] FreeBMD. "England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index, 1837-1915," database, FreeBMD . (http://freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl), accessed 2 Mar 2018), Marriage Registration for John CHAMBERS and Agness OXBORROW (31778); Sep 1875; Plomesgate, Suffolk; Volume 4a, Page 995..