Jemima Packham

1852–1911 (Age 59)
Southsea, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Jemima

When Jemima Packham was born in 1852, in Southsea, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Stenning Packham, was 35 and her mother, Jane Jesteco, was 39. She married Arthur Fleet Wellings on 15 June 1875, in Portsea, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Portsea, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom in 1881 and Portsmouth, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom in 1901. She died in 1911, in Camberwell, Surrey, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 59.

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Arthur Fleet Wellings
Jemima Packham
Marriage: 15 June 1875
Edith Emma Wellings
Ellen Wellings
Arthur Stenning Wellings
Samuel Percy Wellings
Maude Justice Wellings
Florence Isabel Wellings
Lilian Wellings

Spouse and Children

15 June 1875
Portsea, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom


+2 More Children

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World Events (5)

1854 · The Crimean War

Age 2

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 28

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Age 32

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English: habitational name, either from Pagham in Sussex or from Pakenham in Suffolk, named in Old English from the personal names Pæcga and Pacca respectively, + hām ‘homestead’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Jemima Packham in household of John Packham, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Jemima Packham in household of John S Packham, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Jemima Wellings in household of Arthur Wellings, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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