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Name: Charles Greene

Burial Number: 0717

Gender: Male

Occupation: Farmer; Labourer;

Born: 29/11/1862

Died: 17/06/1913

Buried: 19/06/1913


Charles “Bernard” Greene was born on the 29th November 1862 to James and Charlotte “Lolotte” Green (nee Moodie) in Pietermaritzburg, Natal, South Africa. His father originated from Hackney in London whereas his mother came from Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa.

In 1893, on the 6th December, Charles married an Edith Isabella Morton in Karkloof, Natal. Together they had five children: Eric James (18 Nov 1894), Marion Alice (12 Aug 1896), Victor William (11 Sep 1898), Doreen Margaret Edith (28 Mar 1900) and Gyneth Ina (11 Jan 1902). During his working life, Charles was a farmer / labourer and stayed in South Africa.

On the 29th March 1913, Charles and his wife, and daughter Marion, stepped off RMS Saxon at Southampton after departing from Natal. It would be just under three months later that Charles would sadly die in Worthing and be buried at Heene Cemetery on the 19th June 1913. Charles’ brother Edward filed his death back home

Researcher: Sophie Watts

The Grave

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Location in Cemetery

Area: NES Row: 2 Plot: 21

Exact Location (what3words): jets.chains.wiped

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



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In loving memory of Charles Bernard Green of Mansfield Natal died June 17th 1913.

Further Information


Name: Charles Bernard Greene

Gender: Male

Born: 29/11/1862

Town: Unknown

County: Unknown

Country: South Africa


Maiden Name: Not applicable

Marriage Date: 6/12/1893

Spouse First Name: Edith

Spouse Second Name: Isabella

Spouse Last Name: Morton

Town of Marriage: Unknown

County of Marriage: Unknown

Country of Marriage: South Africa

Information at Death

Date of Death: 17/06/1913

Cause of death: Unknown

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


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Personal Effects

Money left to others: £12911 7 s 6 d

Current value of effects: Not calculated

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