Person:Emma Chaffer (1)

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Emma Jane Chaffer
 
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Name Emma Jane Chaffer
Gender Female
Christening[1] 16 Jun 1858 Sidlesham, Sussex, England
Census[2] 7 Apr 1861 Sidlesham, Sussex, EnglandMill
Census[3] 2 Apr 1871 Aldingbourne, Sussex, England

Emma Jane Chaffer was baptised on 16th June 1858 at Sidlesham in Sussex, daughter of Elizabeth Eliza Chaffer, formerly Churcher, and her husband George Chaffer, a miller and carter, who sometimes used his stepfather's surname, Grant. Emma Jane appears in the 1861 census living with her parents at Sidlesham. Ten years later the family was living a few miles away at Aldingbourne. Emma Jane has yet to be traced after 1871.

References
  1. Sidlesham (St Mary) baptisms, in Sussex, England. Online Parish Clerks.

    No. 1468
    When baptised: 16 Jun 1858
    Name: Emma Jane
    Parents: George & Elizabeth
    Surname: Chaffer
    Abode: Sidlesham
    Quality, Trade, or Profession: Labourer
    By whom the Ceremony was performed: William Bruton

  2. General Register Office. The National Archives (abbreviated TNA). 1861 Census Schedules for England and Wales, Isle of Man and the Channel Islands. (Kew, Richmond, Greater London TW9 4DU, United Kingdom)
    Class RG9; Piece 617; Folio 66; Page 6, 7 Apr 1861.

    Address: Mill, Sidlesham, Sussex
    George Chaffer, head, married, male, 41 [1819/20], Miller, b. Sidlesham, Sussex
    Elizabeth Chaffer, wife, married, female, 31 [1829/30], b. Portsmouth, Hampshire
    Ellen Chaffer, daughter, female, 9 [1851/2], Scholar, b. Sidlesham, Sussex
    Henry Chaffer, son, male, 6 [1854/5], Scholar, b. Sidlesham, Sussex
    Caroline Chaffer, daughter, female, 3 [1857/8], b. Sidlesham, Sussex
    Jane Chaffer, daughter, female, 3m [1860/1], b. Sidlesham, Sussex

    The "m" (months) after Jane's age is presumably a mistake judging by her date of baptism.

  3. General Register Office. The National Archives (abbreviated TNA). England and Wales. 1871 Census Schedules. (Kew, Richmond, Greater London TW9 4DU, United Kingdom)
    Class RG10; Piece 1115; Folio 7; Page 8, 2 Apr 1871.

    Address: Aldingbourne, Sussex
    George Grant, head, married, male, 50 [1820/1], Carter, b. Sidlesham, Sussex
    Eliza Eliz[abe]th Grant, wife, married, female, 38 [1832/3], b. Hardway, Hampshire
    Henry Grant, son, single, male, 15 [1855/6], b. Sidlesham, Sussex
    Caroline E. Grant, daughter, single, female, 12 [1858/9], b. Sidlesham, Sussex
    Emma Jane Grant, daughter, single, female, 12 [1858/9], b. Sidlesham, Sussex
    Fanny Grant, daughter, single, female, 8 [1862/3], b. Sidlesham, Sussex