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Name: Alma Smith

Burial Number: 0054

Gender: Female

Born: 00/00/1856

Died: 14/8/1880

Buried: 14/08/1880


Alma was born in 1856 in Worthing to Samuel and Emily. Samuel worked as an Agricultural Labourer. In 1861 the family lived at 22 South Street, West Tarring. In 1871 Alma moved to Omega Cottage Ann Street Worthing where she worked as a General Servant to Edward Snewin, a builder employing 14 men and 1 boy (The rest of the family were living at no. 1 Cook’s Row)
Alma died on 14th August 1880 at Heene Worthing, of Consumption which she had suffered from for a year and exhaustion for 1 month, her Mother was in attendance. Her Mother who is now a widow was living at 4 Clump Square, Heene.

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Further Information


Name: Alma Smith

Gender: Female

Born: 00/00/1856

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


Maiden Name: Not applicable

No marriage information is available for this burial record.

Information at Death

Date of Death: 14/8/1880

Cause of death: Consumption, one year; Exhaustion, 1 month;

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


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Personal Effects

Money left to others: No value recorded

Current value of effects: Not calculated

Census Information


22 South Street West Tarring
Samuel Smith (Head) 47, Emily (Wife) 36, Alice (Daughter) 13, Alma (Daughter) 5, Mary (Daughter) 3, Emily (Daughter) 5 months


Omega Cottage, Ann Street Worthing
Alma working as a General Servant


4 Clump Square Heene
Emily Smith (Head) 53, Mary Smith (Daughter) 22, George Smith (Son) 16

Miscellaneous Information

Clump Square, Heene Road, Heene

Map showing where Alma’s mother, sister and brother were living when Alma died.

Cooks Row c 1894

Alma’s family were living here when Alma was working as a General Servant for Edward Snewin a builder, at Omega Cottage, Ann Street, Worthing.