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Name: Charles Beaumont

Burial Number: 1181

Gender: Male

Occupation: Coal Merchant;

Born: 19/5/1854

Died: 07/11/1924

Buried: 11/11/1924


Charles Beaumont was born on 19th May 1854 and lived at 12, Clifton Street, Brighton, with father, Daniel Hollyman Beaumont, 40yrs. a Clerk/Coal Merchant, mother, Elizabeth, 38yrs. nee Shrubb. He had 3 older siblings, Elizabeth, 13 yrs., Henry, 12yrs, and Mary, 9yrs.

Charles became a coal merchant, in 1881 he was living over the shop at 49, High Street, Worthing.

Charles married his first cousin, Anne Eliza Beaumont in Croydon in 1885 and they had 4 children, Charles, 1885, Ethel, 1886, Edith, 1888, and Leonard, 1889. He continued to run his business as Coal Merchant in the High Street for many years, retiring at the age of 56 yrs. he was also well known as a Worthing Rotarian. His sons, Charles and Leonard took over the business and ran it as a partnership until Leonard went abroad.

Charles, Senior, died on 7th November 1924 aged 70 yrs. at Kaysville, Christchurch Road, Worthing. Probate was granted to his widow, Ann Eliza, Leonard Beaumont, Insurance Agent and Ethel Beaumont, spinster.    Effects £4596. 1s 9d Value 2019 – £277k.

Researcher: Maggi Martin

The Grave

Photograph of headstone for Charles Beaumont

Location in Cemetery

Area: SES Row: 7 Plot: 23

Exact Location (what3words): apple.became.loving

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



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In loving memory of my dear husband Charles Beaumont passed away 7th November 1924 aged 70 years and of Anne Eliza his wife died 20th November 1950 also Ethel their daughter died 31st January 1951

Further Information


Name: Charles Beaumont

Gender: Male

Born: 19/5/1854

Town: Brighton

County: Sussex

Country: England


Maiden Name: Not applicable

Marriage Date: //1885

Spouse First Name: Anne

Spouse Second Name: Eliza

Spouse Last Name: Beaumont

Town of Marriage: Croydon

County of Marriage: Surrey

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 07/11/1924

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 1: Kaysville

Address line 3: Christchurch Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: £4596 1 s 9 d

Current value of effects: £277000

Census Information


Living at 12, Clifton Street, Brighton. Daniel Beaumont, 40yrs, Clerk/Coal Merchant, wife, Elizabeth, 38yrs, 3 children, Elizabeth, 13yrs, Henry, 12yrs, and Mary, 9yrs.


Living at 12, Clifton Street, Brighton. Daniel Beaumont, 51yrs, Coal Merchant, wife, Elizabeth, 47yrs, Henry, 22yrs, Mary, 19yrs, Charles, 16yrs.


Living at 49, High Street, Worthing. Charles Beaumont, Hd. Single, 26yrs, Coal Merchant.


Living at 49, High Street, Worthing. Charles Beaumont, 37yrs, Coal Merchant, wife, Ann E., 28yrs, 3 children, Charles 5, Ethel 4, Leonard 2, and 1 domestic servant.


Living at 49, High Street, Worthing. Charles Beaumont, 47yrs, Coal Merchant, wife, Ann E., 38yrs, 3 children, Charles 15, Solicitor’s Clerk, Edith 13, Leonard 12.


Living at 3, Westbourne Villas, Christchurch Road, Worthing. Charles Beaumont, 56yrs, retired Coal Merchant, wife, Ann Eliza, 47yrs, Charles, 25yrs, Coal Merchant, Ethel, 24yrs, Leonard, 22yrs, Coal Merchant.

Miscellaneous Information

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