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Name: Ann Woods

Burial Number: 0854

Gender: Female

Occupation: Private means

Born: 21/06/1839

Died: 12/02/1917

Buried: 15/02/1917


Ann was born in Northampton, the daughter of Francis Benjamin Woods and his wife Maria. She was baptised at St Sepulchre, Northampton on 6th August 1839. Ann’s father was an apothecary and surgeon. By 1861, after he retired, Francis moved the family to Worthing, living at Heene Villa (later Lodge) in Heene Lane (later Road). Francis died in 1887 and after that Ann seemed to move from place to place in Worthing always in lodgings. She lodged with the Peck family in Brighton Road on several occasions. Ann died in Worthing c12th February 1917 and was buried at Heene on 15th February. No probate.

Researcher: Carol Sullivan

The Grave

No headstone image available

Location in Cemetery

Area: SES Row: 6 Plot: 27

Exact Location (what3words): year.rooms.person

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



Ann Woods is buried under the headstone for Allan Greening


In memory of my dear husband Allan Greening of Coddington, Herefordshire died 30th March 1917 aged 55 Sarah wife of the above died 11th November 1920

Further Information


Name: Ann Woods

Gender: Female

Born: 21/06/1839

Town: Northampton

County: Northamptonshire

Country: England


Maiden Name: Not applicable

No marriage information is available for this burial record.

Information at Death

Date of Death: 12/02/1917

Cause of death: Unknown

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: No value recorded

Current value of effects: Not calculated

Census Information


Sheep Street, Northampton

Francis aged 30, surgeon. Maria aged 25. Francis H aged 3. Anne aged 2. Ada M aged 3 months. Plus 3 servants.


Bridge Street, Northampton

– Francis aged 41, apothecary, general practitioner. Maria aged 37. Anne aged 11. George Edmond aged 3. Catherine aged 7 months. Plus 4 servants


Heene Villa, Heene, Worthing.

Francis aged 51, MRCS & LSA not practising. Maria aged 47. Anne aged 21. Edward aged 18, solicitor’s articled clerk. Catherine aged 10. Benjamin aged 8. Charles aged 6. Herbert aged 1. Plus 2 servants.


Heene Villa, Heene Lane, Worthing

Francis aged 61, retired surgeon. Maria aged 57. Anne aged 30, no income. Charles aged 16. Mary Chapman aged 42, patient. Plus 2 servants


Heene Villa, Heene Road, Worthing

Francis aged 71, MRCS not practising. Maria aged 67. Anne aged 40. Plus 1 servant


Brighton Road, Worthing

Anne aged 51, boarder, living on own means. Lodging with Frances Peck, own means and five other ladies


13 Park Crescent, Worthing

Anne aged 61, boarder, own means. Lodging with Ann Grattan, widow, boarding house proprietor


4 Cleveland Terrace, Brighton Road, Worthing – (between Selden Lane and Selden Road. The building is still there).

Ann aged 70, no occupation, visitor to house of Elizabeth Peck  and family.

Miscellaneous Information

No miscellaneous information is available for this burial record.