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Name: Amy Rowe

Burial Number: 1044

Gender: Female

Born: 00/00/1878

Died: 23/07/1921

Buried: 27/07/1921

Story

Amy Caroline Cates was born in Teignmouth, Devon in 1878 to George Frederick Cates, R.N. and Mary Caroline nee Paine. When she was 2yrs. old she was living with her mother, Mary, 30yrs, and younger brother, Hugh, 4 months, at Brookvale Cottage, Newton Abbot, Devon. By 1891 when Amy was 12yrs old she had 4 siblings, Hugh 10, Arthur 7, Maria 6 and Evelyn 2; her father died in 1891. Amy, aged 29yrs. married John Stanley Rowe on 12th December 1908 at Christ Church, Turnham Green, Middlesex; he was an Underwriters Deputy at Lloyds. In 1911 they had a 1yr old daughter, Amy Barbara Rowe and were living at Crediton, Eagle Road, Wembley, Middlesex, they employed 2 domestic servants. Their son, John Hugh Rowe was born in 1912 and was baptised on 28th July at East Sheen. Amy Caroline Rowe died aged 43yrs, on 23rd July 1921 at Caer Gwent Nursing Home, Wykeham Road, Worthing. Her address was Stoke House, Penn Road, Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire. Probate was granted to her husband; she left estate of £991 10s 1d. Value 2020 – £48K. Her death certificate gave the cause of death as “(1) Uterine fibroids (operation) (2) Paralysis of intestines.”

Researcher: Maggie Martin

The Grave

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Location in Cemetery

Area: SWS Row: 9 Plot: 4

Exact Location (what3words): stale.gazed.soils

Ashes or Urn: Unknown

Headstone

Description:

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Inscription:

In loving memory of Amy Caroline the dearly loved wife of J. Stanley Rowe who fell asleep 23rd July 1921 aged 43 years

Further Information

Birth

Name: Amy Caroline Rowe

Gender: Female

Born: 00/00/1878

Town: Teignmouth

County: Devon

Country: England

Marriage

Maiden Name:Cates

Marriage Date: 12/12/1908

Spouse First Name: John

Spouse Second Name: Stanley

Spouse Last Name: Rowe

Town of Marriage: Turnham Green

County of Marriage: Middlesex

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 23/07/1921

Cause of death: Uterine fibroids (operation); paralysis of Intenstines;

Address line 1: Caer Gwent Nursing Home

Address line 3: Wykeham Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England

Obituary

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Personal Effects

Money left to others: £991 10 s 1 d

Current value of effects: Not calculated

Census Information

1881

Living at Brookvale Cottage, Newton Abbot, Devon: Amy was 2yrs. old she was living with her mother, Mary, 30yrs, and younger brother, Hugh, 4 months. The household included her grandfather, George Cates, a retired Solicitor and two aunts, Harriet Cates 56yrs and Fanny Cates 55yrs; they employed 4 domestic servants.

1891

Living at Glenside, Shaldon, Devon: Amy is 12yrs old and has 4 siblings, Hugh 10, Arthur 7, Maria 6 and Evelyn 2; her mother Mary is 42yrs, and her Uncle, John Paine 33yrs, is visiting, he is on leave from Naval Reserves. They employ a governess and 2 domestic servants.

1901

Amy, 22yrs. is visiting her Aunt Agnes in Torquay, Devon.

1911

Living at Crediton, Eagle Road, Wembley, Middlesex: Amy and John are both 32yrs of age, they have a 1yr old daughter, Amy Barbara Rowe and they employ 2 domestic servants.

Miscellaneous Information

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