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Emma (Punchard) Root (abt. 1864)

Emma Root formerly Punchard
Born about in Rattlesden, Suffolk, Englandmap [uncertain]
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 1889 in Stow, Suffolk, Englandmap [uncertain]
[children unknown]
Died [date unknown] [location unknown]
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Emma was born about 1864. She was the daughter of George Punchard and Harriet Stiff.[1]

In the 1881 census, she was with her grandfather Robert Stiff in Lancashire.[2]

She married John Robert Root in 1889.[3]


  1. England & Wales General Register Office, GRO Online Index - Birth ( : accessed 19 Jul 2021), database entry for PUNCHARD, EMMA (Mother's maiden surname: STIFF). GRO Reference: 1864 J Quarter in STOW Volume 04A Page 525.
  2. "England and Wales Census, 1881," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 13 December 2017), Emma Penchard in household of Robert Steff, Haslingden, Lancashire, England; from "1881 England, Scotland and Wales Census," database and images, findmypast ( : n.d.); citing p. 8, Piece/Folio 4139/74, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 101,775,172.
  3. "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005," database, FamilySearch ( : 13 December 2014), Emma Punchard, 1889; from "England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005," database, findmypast ( : 2012); citing 1889, quarter 1, vol. 4A, p. 750, Stow, Suffolk, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.
  • "England and Wales Census, 1871", database with images, FamilySearch ( : 19 February 2021), Emma Punchard in entry for George Punchard, 1871.
  • "England and Wales Census, 1891," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 22 February 2021), Emma Root in household of Robert Root, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom; from "1891 England, Scotland and Wales census," database and images, findmypast ( : n.d.); citing PRO RG 12, Suffolk county, subdistrict, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

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