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Edwin John Jeff JEFFREYS

Edwin John Jeff JEFFREYS

Male 1861 - 1926  (64 years)

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  • Name Edwin John Jeff JEFFREYS  [1
    Born 26 Jul 1861  Belvidere SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • BORN 'Crickhowall' Belvidere SA
    Gender Male 
    Biography Notes
    • «b»EDWIN JOHN JEFF JEFFREYS«/b» born 26/7/1861 at "Crickhowall"' Belvidere, S.A.

      His education would have been at the Belvidere School. He was aged 20 when his father Jeff Jeffreys died and was generously provided for in Jeff's Will and on his 21st. birthday inherited the Belvidere Hotel' However. he was not gazetted as holding the licence at any time although his occupation was that of Publican. He held the licence of the "Wellington Inn", Wellington at the River Murray ferry crossing from 13/6/1883 until the end of 1885. This was followed by the "Wine lnn"_ Nuriootpa, S.A. - now called the Nuriootpa Hotel, from 1886 to 1893.

      MARRIAGE: from the newspaper notice:-

      On 9/6/1883 at the residence of the bride's father, to «b»Wilhemena (Minnie) Strother«/b», daughter of William Strother of Nuriootpa.

      From 1898 to 1901 an E. Jeffreys held the licence of the Pier Hotel' Milang, and Mrs Jeffreys held the same in 1912. When Edwin's mother died in 1913 her obituary stated that her son Edwin was of Manilla, N.S.W. That Edwin and "Minnie" returned eventually to SA. and retired to the suburb of Walkerville shows in his death notice.

      DEATH: on 7/1/1926 at a Private Hospital, Edwin, husband of Minnie, aged 64 years "Peace, perfect Peace." Place of burial not traced nor death date of his wife Wilhelmena (Minnie),

      CHILDREN (3 ...........................):.
    Died 7 Jan 1926  Norwood SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Person ID I-5230  Christina and Donald McLean | Ann McLean's descendants
    Last Modified 15 Feb 2017 

    Father Jeffrey JEFFREYS,   b. 4 Dec 1821, Llanelly Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1881, Belvidere SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Relationship -1626 
    Mother Ann MCLEAN,   b. 6 Apr 1823, Kilmallie Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Oct 1910, Strathalbyn SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Relationship -1626 
    Married 13 Feb 1851  Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F-1626  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Laura Sophia Wilhelmine Ida STROTHER,   b. 1854, Adelaide SA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1883  Barossa Valley SA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Stanley Gordon JEFFREYS,   b. 23 Nov 1885, Nurioopta SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jul 1947, Parkside SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)  []
     2. Edith Amy JEFFREYS,   b. 21 Mar 1888,   d. c1891  (Age 3 years)  []
     3. Jeff JEFFREYS,   b. 9 Jan 1889, Barossa Valley SA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1963, Norwood SA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)  []
     4. Graham Jeffrey JEFFREYS,   b. 1893, Norwood SA Find all individuals with events at this location  []
    Last Modified 15 Feb 2017 14:02:17 
    Family ID F-1700  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Stories
    1995 - Edwin John Jeff Jeffreys & Wilhemena Strother
    1995 - Edwin John Jeff Jeffreys & Wilhemena Strother
    Biography as published in the BRB in 1995.

  • Sources 
    1. [S-3] BRB - 'Donald & Christina McLean & Their Descendants', (Donald & Christina McLean Genealogical Council Inc, Strathalbyn 1995).

    2. [S-75] http://www.genealogysa.org.au (Reliability: 3), 15 Feb 2017 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      DEATH:1934 RegNo:559/2106 JEFFREYS,John Edwin at Norwood SA
      No date change until further comfirmation.
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    3. [S-18] PUBLICATION Edwin Maclean's genealogy, Person 14-vii.

    4. [S-75] http://www.genealogysa.org.au (Reliability: 3), 15 Feb 2017 Researcher Lorna McLean.
      MARRIAGE:1883 RegNo:135/934 groom:JEFFREYS,Edwin Jeffrey John bride: STROTHER,Wilhelmina at Barossa ValleySA
      PUBLIC NOTICE: Before using, ANY details from this website ensure YOU further research the accuracy of our information to limit the effect of misdirection by any compounded human error.