See also

Family of John Francis and Amelia Brown

Husband: John Francis (1822?-1901?)
Wife: Amelia Brown (1822?-1848)
Children: Frederick Francis (1847?- )
Marriage May 1844 (approx.) Suffolk, England1

Husband: John Francis

Name: John Francis2,3
Sex: Male
Alt. Name: John Frances4
Father: James Francis (1797?-1854)
Mother: Hannah Crooks (1801-1870)
Occupation an agricultural labourer / husbandman2,3,4,5,6
Birth 1822 (approx.) Battisford, Suffolk, England2,3,4,5,6,7
Baptism 23 June 1822 (age 0) St. Mary's Church, Church Road, Battisford, Suffolk, England3
son of James Francis (labourer) and Hannah of Battisford
Census 6 June 1841 (age 18-19) Layham, Suffolk, England8
aged 15, living with Solomon Smith and family, born in Suffolk
Census 30 March 1851 (age 28-29) Cottage, Great Bricett, Suffolk, England2
son aged 28 widower, agricultural labourer living with a son, parents and three siblings, born Battisford Suffolk
Census 7 April 1861 (age 38-39) Offton, Suffolk, England5
head aged 39 married, agricultural labourer living with wife and four children, born Battisford Suffolk
Census 2 April 1871 (age 48-49) Pye Lane, Great Bricett, Suffolk, England6
aged 48 widower, labourer living with four children, and a sister and her family, born Battisford
Census 3 April 1881 (age 58-59) Offton, Suffolk, England9
head aged 58 married, agricultural labourer living with wife, two children, a niece and a nephew, born Battisford Suffolk
Census 5 April 1891 (age 68-69) Offton, Suffolk, England4
head aged 68 married, agricultural labourer living with wife, a son and a lodger, born Battisford Suffolk
Census 31 March 1901 (age 78-79) Offton, Suffolk, England7
head aged 78 widower, living in two rooms with a widowed boarder, born Battisford
Death May 1901 (approx.) (age 78-79) Suffolk, England10
aged 78

Wife: Amelia Brown

Name: Amelia Brown1
Sex: Female
Alt. Name: Amelia Francis1
Alt. Name: Milley Brown3
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth 1822 (approx.)11,12
Death November 1848 (age 25-26) Suffolk, England11,12,13
Burial 14 November 1848 St. Nicholas, Wattisham, Suffolk, England11,12
aged 26 of Wattisham as Amelia Frances

Child 1: Frederick Francis

Name: Frederick Francis2
Sex: Male
Birth May 1847 (approx.) Wattisham, Suffolk, England2,5,14
Baptism 18 July 1847 (age 0) St. Mary and St. Lawrence Church, Great Bricett, Suffolk, England3
son of John Francis (labourer) and Milley of Wattisham
Census 30 March 1851 (age 3) Cottage, Great Bricett, Suffolk, England2
son aged 4, living with father, grandparents and two aunts and an uncle, born Willisham Suffolk
Census 7 April 1861 (age 13) Offton, Suffolk, England5
son aged 14, agricultural labourer living with father, stepmother and three siblings, born Wattisham Suffolk


1"England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at and Cosford 1844 quarter:2 volume:12 page:507.
2"Census 1851" (on-line at and class:HO107 piece:1797 folio:520 page:22.
3"Suffolk Family History Society - Bosmere and Claydon Baptisms 1813-1900" (2008 SFK-BPI-11 own copy).
4"Census 1891" (on-line at and class:RG12 piece:1463 folio:123 page:9.
5"Census 1861" (on-line at and class:RG09 piece:1158 folio:36 page:3.
6"Census 1871" (on-line at and class:RG10 piece:1744 folio:93 page:2.
7"Census 1901" (on-line at and class:RG13 piece:1770 folio:44 page:7.
8"Census 1841" (on-line at and class:HO107 piece:1022 folio:16 page:8.
9"Census 1881" (on-line at and class:RG11 piece:1863 folio:45 page:12.
10"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at, and Bosmere 1901 quarter:2 volume:4a page:485.
11"Suffolk Family History Society - Suffolk Burial Index" (2009 SFK-BUI/2 own copy).
12The Federation of Family History Societies, "National Burial Index for England & Wales v.3" (2010 own copy).
13"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at, and Cosford 1848 quarter:4 volume:12 page:230.
14"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at, and Cosford 1847 quarter:2 volume:12 page:344.