Arthur Varney Jeffs

Brief Life History of Arthur Varney

Arthur Varney Jeffs was born in 1863, in Horley, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom. He married Emma Gardner on 4 October 1892, in Stoke Damerel, Devon, England. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Leek Wootton, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom in 1881 and Potton, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom in 1911.

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Arthur Varney Jeffs
Emma Gardner
Marriage: 4 October 1892
Dorothy Jeffs
Harold Stanley Gardner Jeffs
Arthur Douglas Jeffs
James Graham Russell Jeffs
Marjorie Jeffs

Sources (5)

  • Arthur V Jelfs in household of Thomas C Jelfs, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Arthur Jeffs in entry for Arthur Douglas Jeffs, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Arthur Jelfs in household of Thomas Chas Jelfs, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

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


Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

Name Meaning

English (Midlands): variant of Jeff , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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