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Name: Annie Ashdown

Burial Number: 1288

Gender: Female

Born: 00/00/1863

Died: 16/03/1927

Buried: 21/03/1927


Annie Elizabeth Bayliss was the daughter of Charles William Bayliss and was born in Gloucestershire.
When she was 30yrs of age, Annie Elizabeth Bayliss, married John Ashdown on 30th March 1893 at St. Aldgate, Gloucester, John Ashdown was born on 9th September 1872 in Sevenoaks, Kent.
They lived in Kent and had 3 children, Royston 1894, Doris 1895, and John 1898. John continued to work as a Gardener and Groom and in 1911 he was a Farm Labourer, still living in Sevenoaks, Kent. Their son. John Evans Ashdown, enlisted in the British Army, Sussex Regiment, in 1915, giving his age as 19yrs although he was still 17yrs, naming his mother as next of kin at 16, The Drive, Worthing. In 1916 he was wounded fighting in France.
In 1927 Annie died, aged 64yrs, on 16th March in Worthing.

Researcher: Maggi Martin

The Grave

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Location in Cemetery

Area: NWS Row: 8 Plot: 5

Exact Location (what3words): spray.lanes.paused

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



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"Mother" In ever loving memory of Annie Elizabeth Ashdown died March 16th 1927"Jesu Mercy" "Peace" John Ashdown died March 9th 1961

Further Information


Name: Annie Elizabeth Ashdown

Gender: Female

Born: 00/00/1863

Town: Cheltenham

County: Gloucestershire

Country: England


Maiden Name:Bayliss

Marriage Date: 30/3/1893

Spouse First Name: John

Spouse Last Name: Ashdown

Town of Marriage: Unknown

County of Marriage: Gloucestershire

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 16/03/1927

Cause of death: Unknown

Town: Unknown

County: Unknown

Country: Unknown


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Personal Effects

Money left to others: No value recorded

Current value of effects: Not calculated

Census Information


Living at Coachman’s House, Ditton Place, Malling, Kent. John Ashdown, 28yrs, Gardener and Groom, wife, Annie Elizabeth, 38yrs, 3 children, Royston 7, Doris 6, John 3.


Living at 4, Knole View, High Street, Sevenoaks, Kent. John Ashdown, 38yrs, Farm Labourer, wife, Annie Elizabeth, 48yrs, 3 children, Royston, 17yrs, Butcher’s Assistant, Doris, 16yrs, and John, 13 yrs.

Miscellaneous Information

John Ashdown died in Guildford in 1961 aged 89yrs.
John Evans Ashdown died in 1973, aged 74yrs, in Worthing.