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FARJEON Benjamin Leopold
Reference NA2375
Family Name FARJEON
Forenames Benjamin Leopold
Probate Date 1903 (25 Sep)
Address 11 Lancaster Road Belsize Park Middlesex
Spouse Margaret Jane Jefferson 1854-1933
Parents Jacob Farjeon 1802-1863. Dinah Levy
Siblings Esther 1830-1914. Israel 1831. Bessie 1835. Moses aka Morris 1835-1893. Solomon 1844. Samuel -1859
Children Harry Russell 1878-1848. Charles Jefferson 1880-1881. Eleanor 1881-1865. Joseph Jefferson 1883-1955.Herbert 1887-1945
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Notes JewishGen 1851 Anglo Jewry Data base ID 31579 1834-1903. 1841 Census HO107 721 5 20 2025 19 17 20. Mitre Street St. James Dukes Place Middx. Dinah Farjeon 35 Umbrella maker born in county. Esther 11. Israel 9. Benjamin 7. Moses 3. All born in county. 1851 HO107 1552 14 20 01. 6 Sion Square Whitechapel. Diana Farjeon wife M 50 b Sandwich Kent. Ester dau u 21 Parasol maker b Surrey. Benjamin son u 17 Apprentice to printer b Surrey. Moses son 13 b Surrey. Solomon son 7 b Surrey. Isabella Levy sister u 52 Lodger b Sandwich Kent. 1860 US Federal Census New York 17 9 505. Jacob Fargeon 58 tailor b Tunis Africa. Dinah 59 b England. Solomon 16 Printer b England. Israel 28 b England. Bessie 25 b England. Samuel 1 b NY. JewishGen 1851 Anglo Jewry Data base ID 31577 Dinah Levy b Sandwich Kent- her parents Solomon Mathias Levy 1761-1850. Phoebe Levy Roffee 1762-1852. 1901 Census RG13 122 194 48 18. 11 Lancaster Road Hampstead London. Benjamin L Fargeon H M 63 Author b London. Margaret J wife 47 b New York British. Harry son s 22 Musical composer and Professor b New York British. Eleanor dau s 20 b London. Joseph J son s 17 b London. Herbert son 14 b London. There are large numbers of online articles on Benjamin Leopold Farjeon who was a prolific author who lived in Australia and New Zealand before returning and settling in London. His wife was the daughter of Joseph Jefferson American actor. His parents settled in New York. His daughter Eleanor was a well-known author. poet. and journalist see Wikipedia for her biography.
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