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Name: Charles Butcher

Burial Number: 1466

Gender: Male

Occupation: Master Tailor

Born: 00/00/1857

Died: 03/12/1930

Buried: 06/12/1930


Charles was born in Framlingham, Suffolk, the son of Sarah Lambert and probably George Butcher. He was baptised at Framlingham on 3rd January 1858. Sarah married George in 1862. Charles moved to London as a young man and trained as a tailor. On 29th June 1879, he married Ellen Quickenden at St Paul’s Church, Deptford. The couple set up home in St Pancras where their daughter Margaret was born in 1880. By 1891, the family were living in Lewisham and Charles was running his own business. After Margaret, they had five more children, Ethel, Alice, Minnie, Dorothy, and John Stanley. By 1911, the family had moved to Catford where they lived until 1924. Charles and Ellen moved to Worthing, living at “St Margaret’s” 29 Wordsworth Road. Ellen died here on 5th January 1930. Charles died on 3rd December the same year. Probate was granted on 24th January 1931 to Lloyds Bank Ltd. Effects £8372 1s.

Although not buried at Heene, John Stanley is remembered on the gravestone. He was born in Lewisham on 2nd June 1899 and died on 5th June 1932 at Waddon in Surrey. Between 1917 and 1919, John served with the Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve, London Division. In 1924, he married Ethel Lilian Barrett at Lewisham. Their daughter June was born in 1925. John died at 53 Stafford Road, Waddon.

Researcher: Carol Sullivan

The Grave

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Location in Cemetery

Area: NWS Row: 7 Plot: 1

Exact Location (what3words): spine.birds.singer

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



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In loving memory of our father Charles Lambert Butcher who passed peacefully away Dec. 3rd 1930 aged 73 "At rest together" Also of their son John Stanley (boy) died 5th June 1932 aged 33 years. In loving memory of Ellen the devoted wife of Charles Butcher who fell asleep 5th Jan 1930 aged 71 "Old ties are broken from the earth, new ties attach to heaven"

Further Information


Name: Charles Lambert Butcher

Gender: Male

Born: 00/00/1857

Town: Framlingham

County: Suffolk

Country: England


Maiden Name: Not applicable

Marriage Date: 29/06/1879

Spouse First Name: Ellen

Spouse Last Name: Quickenden

Town of Marriage: Deptford

County of Marriage: Surrey

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 03/12/1930

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 1: "St Margaret's"

Address line 2: 29

Address line 3: Wordsworth Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


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Personal Effects

Money left to others: £8372 1 s 0 d

Current value of effects: £383318.00

Census Information


Dennington Road, Framlingham, Suffolk.

Sarah aged 40, charwoman. William aged 16. George aged 8. Charles aged 3.


College Road, Framlingham.

George aged 65, ag lab. Sarah aged 50. George aged 18, ag lab. Charles aged 13, baker’s apprentice.


14 Manchester Street, St Pancras.

Charles aged 22, tailor’s trimmer. Ellen aged 21. Margaret aged 9 months.


93 Algernon Road, Lewisham.

Charles g aged 33, tailor. Ellen aged 32. Margaret aged 10. Ethel aged 7. Alice aged 4. Minnie aged 1.


93 Algernon Road, Lewisham.

Charles aged 43, master tailor. Ellen aged 42. Margaret aged 20. Ethel aged 17, vest hand (tailor). Alice aged 14. Minnie aged 11. Dorothy aged 9. Stanley aged 1. George Hawksley aged 31, boarder, commercial clerk.


“Stanley House” 6 Berlin Road, Catford.

Charles aged 53, practical master tailor. Ellen aged 52. Margaret aged 30, housekeeper. Ethel aged 26, waistcoat maker. Alice aged 23, milliner. Minnie aged 21, milliner’s assistant. Dorothy aged 19, waitress. John Stanley aged 11, college.


Living at 21, Wordsworth Road, Worthing, Sussex.

Charlotte Sisman
Female 1861 60 Home Duties
Walter G Sisman
Male 1891 30 Plumber Sandall & Son’s Builders & C
Robert A Sisman
Male 1894 27 Motor Engineer Mr Wade Motor Works
Frank Sisman
Male 1897 23 Railway Clerk L B & S C Ry
Maud Harding
Female 1897 24 Domestic Private
Charles Butcher
Male 1858 63 Merchant Tailor (Retired)
Ellen Butcher
Female 1858 63 Wife

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