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Francis Francis (1834-1875)

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Origins of surname

This surname originates with the personal name Francis.

Early records

The name can be found in Jersey church records from the beginning of the 18th century, but it would be another century before several different families began to establish themselves in the island.


  • Francis
  • Francois, a separate family page

Family records


Church records


Family trees


Great War service

Notes on our list, abbreviations used etc

  • Charles Short Francis (1886- ) (St O) son of Henry and Rachel, Private, Labour Corps
  • Melville Francis (1893- ) son of Francis and Nellie Francis, Private, Canadian Army


Occupation records


Family wills

This will created by a member of the family is now held by Jersey Archive. By visiting the archive site and using the names, date and reference number shown here, it is possible to view a copy of each will. You will have to subscribe to the Archive's online service to do this. To find out more about this collection, which covers the period from 1663 to 1980, and how to search for your family's wills there, visit our Jersey wills page

  • John Francis, Ommaroo Hotel, Havre des Pas, St Helier - 15 January 1937, D/Y/A/100
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