1803 - 1868
27th Aug, 1803
Born in Suriname.
18th Oct, 1868
Died in Kensington
In the Lutheran index of baptisms, Suriname:
21 Sept. 1803, Amalia Buschman, born 27 Aug.
Mother Majorin Elizabeth Bijval, who is also godmother.
In the 1841 Census at Leyton Street, Lower Leyton, Essex
|Danberg, Magdalen||85||Ind.||Not born in Essex|
|Buschman, Amelia||35||Ind.||Not born in Essex|
|Blinkhorn, Camelia||55||F.S.||Not born in Essex|
|Dodd, Catherine||45||F.S.||Not born in Essex|
|Ford, Thomas||40||M.S.||b. Essex|
In the 1851 census, Amelia Buschman (48, born in 'Surinam West Indies') is recorded in the household of her sister Laurentia and Charles Stewart Drewry.
In the 1861 census, Amelia is living in the household of Richard and Sarah Lane in Lindfield, Sussex:
|Amelia Buschman||57||Governess||b. 'Surinam', United States (!)|
Amelia Buschman died, aged 65, in Kensington, in 1868.
Amelia's Death reported in The Morning Post on 21st October, 1868
Deaths Dec 1868, Buschman Amelia, 65, Kensington, 1a 6