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John GIFKINS

Male 1797 - 1871  (73 years)


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  • Name John GIFKINS 
    Born 8 Jan 1797  Oakley, Chinnor, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 5 Feb 1797  Chinnor, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Census 7 Jun 1841  Lewknor, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1841 England 
    Occupation 24 Sep 1841  Lewknor, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Labourer 
    Census 1851  Lewknor, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Oxfordshire > Lewknor > 17 
    • Role: Lodger
      John is listed as a 54yo Agricultural Labourer
      James is listed as a 24yo Ag Lab
    Census 7 Apr 1861  Postcombe, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1861 England Census 
    • John Gifkins is listed as a 65yo married Agricultural Labourer born Oakley OXF, Blind in one eye
      Hannah Gifkins is listed as his wife and a 69yo AgLab born Radnage, Bucks
      Charles White, Grandson, Unmarried, 21yo, AgLab born Lewknor, OXF
    Also Known As John GIFFKINS 
    Also Known As John JIFFKINS  [3
    Died Between 1 Jan 1871 and 31 Mar 1871  Thame, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried 10 Jan 1871  Lewknor, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I6384  Moore Brickland Family Tree
    Last Modified 20 Sep 2020 

    Father William GIFKINS,   b. Abt 1761,   d. Apr 1825, Chinnor, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 64 years) 
    Mother Mary STACEY,   b. 1752, Chinnor, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 15 Nov 1783  Chinnor, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2192  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hannah WELLHEAD,   b. Abt 1798, Radnage, Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1869, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Married 6 Feb 1815  Chinnor, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. George GIFKINS,   b. 22 Dec 1817, Chinnor, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1835  (Age 17 years)
    +2. Eden GIFKINS,   b. Abt 1820, Lewknor, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1882, Lewknor, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 62 years)
     3. Henry GIFKINS,   b. Abt 16 Apr 1823, Lewknor, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1823, Lewknor, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
     4. Edmond GIFKINS,   b. 17 Apr 1823, Lewknor, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1823, Lewknor, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Richard GIFKINS,   b. Abt 1826, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1858, Thame, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 32 years)
    +6. Jane GIFKINS,   b. Abt 1830, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. Jan 1871, Lewknor, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 41 years)
    Last Modified 17 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F2170  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 5 Feb 1797 - Chinnor, Oxfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Feb 1815 - Chinnor, Oxfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1841 England - 7 Jun 1841 - Lewknor, Oxfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Labourer - 24 Sep 1841 - Lewknor, Oxfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Oxfordshire > Lewknor > 17 - 1851 - Lewknor, Oxfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1861 England Census - 7 Apr 1861 - Postcombe, Oxfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Between 1 Jan 1871 and 31 Mar 1871 - Thame, Oxfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 10 Jan 1871 - Lewknor, Oxfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • ex Ancestry -  Oxfordshire, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials 1538-1812; 1797 Baptism record states:
      John - Son of William and Mary Jiffkins(sic) of Oakley, Born January 8th
      Publically baptised February 5th

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      1841 Census: At home with wife Hannah and three children (Eden 21, Richard 14, Jane 11)
      1851 Census: Lodging as a Ag Lab with wife Hannah
      1861 Census: John (65yo) Ag Lag, Blind one Eye with Hannah (69yo) Ag Lab

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      Parish burial record (refer sources) shows:
      Nov 6th 1870 - Margaret White of Lewkno infant, buried
      Nov 28th 1870 - Harriet White of Lewknor, infant, buried
      Jan 1871 - Jane White of Lewknor, 40yo, buried
      Jan 10th 1871 - John Gifkins of Lewknor, 77yo, buried

  • Sources 
    1. [S479] England - Oxfordshire, CoE Baptism, Marriages, and Burials, 1538-1812, (Oxfordshire Family History Society and Oxfordshire History Centre), Oxfordshire Family History Society; Oxford, Oxfordshire, England; Anglican Parish Registers; Reference Number: PAR63/1/R1/3 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S479] England - Oxfordshire, CoE Baptism, Marriages, and Burials, 1538-1812, (Oxfordshire Family History Society and Oxfordshire History Centre).

    3. [S471] England - Oxfordshire, CoE Births & Baptisms 1813-1915, (Detail: Oxfordshire Family History Society; Oxford, Oxfordshire, England; Anglican Parish Registers; Reference Number: PAR161/1/R2/1 Source Information: Oxfordshire, England, Church of England Births and Baptisms, 1813-1915), JIFFKINS is written in baptism record for his son Eden (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S451] England & Wales - Civil Registration Death Index, 1837-1915, (FreeBMD. England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1837-1915 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.), John Gifkins (70yo) Death registered in Thame 1st QTR 1871. Vol 3a, Page 431 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S475] England - Oxfordshire, CoE Deaths & Burials 1813-1965, (Source Citation Oxfordshire Family History Society; Oxford, Oxfordshire, England; Anglican Parish Registers; Reference Number: PAR161/1/R5/1), Name: John Gifkins
      Age: 77
      Birth Year: abt 1794
      Burial Date: 10 Jan 1871
      Burial Place: Lewknor, Oxfordshire, England (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S473] England - Oxfordshire, CoE Marriages & Banns 1754-1930, (Detail: Oxfordshire Family History Society; Oxford, Oxfordshire, England; Anglican Parish Registers; Reference Number: PAR161/1/R3/4 Source Information: Title: Oxfordshire, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1754-1930), Record reads:
      John Giffkins(sic) of the Parish of Crowell, Oxfordshire, bachelor and Hannah Welled(sic) of this Parish were married by Banns .... (Reliability: 3).