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Helen (Ellen) JEFFERIES

Female 1875 - 1959  (84 years)


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  • Name Helen (Ellen) JEFFERIES 
    Born 10 May 1875  NZ Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Electoral Roll-Married 1911  Mangawhio, Waitotara, Taranaki, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Labourer 
    • Role: Married
    Electoral Roll-Married 1919  Te Kiri, Taranaki, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Farmer 
    • Role: Married
      (Ellen is listed as "Nellie" on Electoral Roll)
    Electoral Roll-Married 1928  Opunake, Taranaki, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Opunake > Egmont > Taranaki 
    • Role: Married
      Registered as a Farmer on the Egmont General Roll - Opua Road
    Electoral Roll-Married 1935  Opunake, Taranaki, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Opunake > Egmont > Taranaki 
    • Role: Married
      Registered as a Farmer on the Egmont General Roll - Opua Road
    Electoral Roll 1957  19 Layard Street, Opunake, Taranaki, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Registered as a Widow on the Egmont Main Roll 
    Died 4 Jul 1959  Palmerston North, Manawatu, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Buried 7 Jul 1959  Opunake, Taranaki, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I6318  Moore Brickland Family Tree
    Last Modified 18 Mar 2021 

    Father Frederick John JEFFERIES,   b. 6 Dec 1842, Marshfield, Glocestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Feb 1913, Feilding, Manawatu, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Clara HOOK,   b. 7 Jul 1842, Marshfield, Glocestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 1930, Palmerston North, Manawatu, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 10 Oct 1867  Marshfield, Glocestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2143  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family George Henry GIFKINS,   b. 29 May 1872, Moeraki Downs/Cust, Canterbury, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1938, Opunake, Taranaki, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 1897  NZ Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7, 8
    • Comments ex Ron Gifkins:
    Children 
    +1. George Thomas GIFKINS,   b. 3 Nov 1898, Halcombe, Manawatu, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jun 1960, Palmerston North, Manawatu, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
    +2. William Frederick GIFKINS,   b. 1900, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1958, New Plymouth, Taranaki, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
    +3. Roy Ernest GIFKINS,   b. 30 May 1902, Halcombe, Manawatu, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1973, Palmerston North, Manawatu, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     4. Albert (Bertie) Harold GIFKINS,   b. 30 May 1903, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1968, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    +5. Ronald Jefferies GIFKINS,   b. 26 Aug 1905, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1969, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    +6. Violet Clara Ruth GIFKINS,   b. 3 Oct 1907, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 2009, New Plymouth, Taranaki, NZ Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 101 years)
    Photos
    Gifkins Family
    Gifkins Family
    Standing L>R: Roy Ernest - William Frederick (Bill) - Bertie Harold - Ronald Jefferies
    Seated L>R: George Thomas - Ellen - George Henry - Violet Clara Ruth
    Gifkins-Jefferies Wedding 1897
    Gifkins-Jefferies Wedding 1897
    George Henry and Ellen (Helen) wedding photo 1897
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2021 
    Family ID F2152  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsElectoral Roll-Married - Labourer - 1911 - Mangawhio, Waitotara, Taranaki, NZ Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElectoral Roll-Married - Farmer - 1919 - Te Kiri, Taranaki, NZ Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElectoral Roll-Married - Opunake > Egmont > Taranaki - 1928 - Opunake, Taranaki, NZ Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElectoral Roll-Married - Opunake > Egmont > Taranaki - 1935 - Opunake, Taranaki, NZ Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElectoral Roll - Registered as a Widow on the Egmont Main Roll - 1957 - 19 Layard Street, Opunake, Taranaki, NZ Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 7 Jul 1959 - Opunake, Taranaki, NZ Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • (ex Wanganui Herald, Volume XLVII, Issue 13765, 27 August 1912, Page 5)
      WAVERLEY NOTES.
      Mrs Gifkins, of Waitotara, who sustained a painful injury to an eye through coming in contact with the branch of a tree, is now making good progress towards recovery at Mrs Miller's private hospital.
      __________

      Cemetery Record
      Record Number : 1306
      Name : Estate of Ellen Gifkins
      Section : Opunake General Interdenominational
      New Plot ID : 735
      Block : J
      Row : N/R     
      Old Plot No : 32
      Interment Status : Occupied
      Plot Notes : N/R     
      X Coord : N/R     
      Y Coord: N/R     
      Funeral Co-ordinator : N/R     
      Date Of Death : 04/07/1959
      Date Of Interment : 07/07/1959
      Date Of Birth : N/R     
      Type Of Interment : N/R     
      Depth Of Plot : Double Depth
      Deceased Age - Years : 84
      - Months :      0
      - Weeks :     
      - Days :     
      - Hours :     
      Occupation : WIDOW
      Place Of Death :      N/R
      Marital Status : N/R     
      Gender : N/R     
      Denomination : Non-Denominational
      Nationality : N/R     
      Birth Place : N/R     
      Headstone Photo : N/R     
      Officiating : N/R
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      Headstone reads:
      ILM of George Henry beloved husband of Ellen Gifkins died 27 May 1938 aged 67 years, also his beloved wife Ellen died 4 july 1959 aged 84 years.
      (Original data: New Zealand Cemetery Records. New Zealand Society of Genealogists Incorporated.)

  • Sources 
    1. [S157] NZ - BDM Index online - https://bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/search/, New Zealand Government, Registration No: 1875/8021; Helen was registered to Clara Hook (sic) and Frederick Jefferies (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S21] Williams - Roger, On going conversation (Reliability: 1).

    3. [S191] NZ - NZSG Cemetery Records, 1800-2007, (Original data: New Zealand Cemetery Records. New Zealand Society of Genealogists Incorporated), Name: George Henry Gifkins
      Birth Date: abt 1871
      Death Age: 67
      Death Date: 27 May 1938
      Burial Place: Taranaki, New Zealand
      Cemetery: Opunake
      Spouse Name: Ellen Gifkins
      Spouse Death Age: 84
      Spouse Death Date: 4 Jul 1959 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S408] NZ - NZ Death Index, 1848-1966, (Original data: New Zealand Death Indexes), Name: Ellen Gifkins
      Death Date: 1959
      Registration Place: Palmerston North, NZ
      Folio Number: 3889 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S469] NZ - South Taranaki DC Cemeteries Online, (https://public.stdc.govt.nz/cemeteries/), Opunake Cemetery Record No: 1306 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S21] Williams - Roger, Ongoing conversation (Reliability: 1).

    7. [S157] NZ - BDM Index online - https://bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/search/, New Zealand Government, Registration No: 1897/2673; Ellen Jefferies married George Henry Gifkins (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S422] NZ - NZ Marriage Index, 1840-1937, (Ancestry.com. New Zealand, Marriage Index, 1840-1934 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014. Original data: New Zealand Marriage Index, 18401950. Microfiche.), Name: George Henry Gifkins
      Gender: Male
      Marriage Year: 1897
      Marriage Place: New Zealand
      Spouse: Ellen Jefferies
      Relation: Bridegroom
      Folio Number: 3992 (Reliability: 3).