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Name: Charles Howard

Burial Number: 1701

Gender: Male

Occupation: Banker

Born: 31/5/1863

Died: 25/06/1939

Buried: 29/06/1939


Charles was born in Croydon, Surrey, the son of Rev. George Broadley Howard and his wife Emilie Cecilia Martha. He was baptised at St Andrew’s Church, Croydon on 21st June 1863. His family had recently returned from India as his father had been appointed curate of Baltonsborough in Somerset. By 1868, the family were in Kent and continued to live in the county until George retired. Charles worked as a banker until he retired in 1913. By then the family were living at 18 Queen’s Road, Worthing. George died in 1913 and Emilie in 1918. After retiring, Charles ran a typewriting business from home. By 1925, Charles was living with his aunts Henrietta and Alice Johnson (sisters of Emilie) at 64 Heene Road. After Alice’s death in 1930, Charles moved to 14 Valencia Road, Worthing. He died on 25th June 1939. Probate was granted on 24th July to Amy Mary Parish wife of Hawtayne Macrae Parish and Winifred Ethel Stickland wife of Ernest Edgar Stickland. Effects £1387 11s 8d.

Researcher: Carol Sullivan

The Grave

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Location in Cemetery

Area: NES Row: 1 Plot: 12

Exact Location (what3words): craft.riding.stick

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



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Sacred to the memory of George Broadley Howard a priest formerly Assistant Indian Chaplain Madras a founder of the Clergy Friendly Society and of the Anglican Eastern Orthodox Churches Union who passed on 29th January 1913 "Rest eternal grant to him O Lord blessed are the dead which die in the Lord they rest form their labours works do follow them aged 85 years Also of Emilie Cecilia Martha his wife who passed on 7th April 1918 in her 87th year R.I.P. "Give us grace so to follow their good example that with them we may be partakers of the heavenly kingdom" 26th June 1939 also of dear Garton. Henrietta Eliza Johnson sister of Emilie C M. Howard she died 14th May 1928 in her 87th year "Lord all pitying Jesus blest grant her Thine eternal rest" Also of Alice Johnson sister of H.E.J. and E.C.M.H. daughter of the late Major General Nicholas Fenwick Johnson Indian Army she died 19th July 1930 in her 85th year .....

Further Information


Name: Charles Stephen Garton Howard

Gender: Male

Born: 31/5/1863

Town: Croydon

County: Surrey

Country: England


Maiden Name: Not applicable

No marriage information is available for this burial record.

Information at Death

Date of Death: 25/06/1939

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 1: 14

Address line 2: Valencia Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: £1387 11 s 8 d

Current value of effects: £54595.00

Census Information


38 Adelaide Road, Hampstead

George aged 43, curate of St Mary’s. Emilie aged 39. Charlotte aged 11. Amy aged 9. Charles aged 7.Basil aged 5. Plus 1 servant.


Oakhurst, Lewisham, Kent

George aged 53, clergyman with care of souls. Emilie aged 49. Charlotte aged 21, artist, pottery painter. Amy aged 19, clerk in Accountant General’s Office. Charles aged 17. Basil aged 15. Plus 1 servant.


Unable to trace. George is in Lodgings in Folkestone. Family may be abroad.


29 Cambridge Road, Bromley, Kent.

George aged 73, clergyman. Emilie aged 69. Charles aged 37, banker. Basil aged 35, electrical engineer. Plus 2 servants.


“Queenhoo” Bengeo, Hertford.

George aged 83, retired priest. Emilie aged 79. Charles aged 47, banker. Sarah Armstrong aged 44, companion. Plus 1 servant.


Ingleside, 64 Heene Road, Worthing, Sussex

First name(s) Last name Relationship to head Sex Birth year Age Birth place Occupation Employer
Charles S G Howard
M 1863 58 Croydon, Surrey Bank Clerk Retired London County Westminster & Parris Bank Ld
Henrietta E Johnson
F 1841 79 Madras, India Not Occupied For A Living

Miscellaneous Information

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