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Name: Charles Jones

Burial Number: 0503

Gender: Male

Occupation: Dock Clerk; Shipping clerk

Born: 23/05/1870

Died: 25/06/1906

Buried: 29/06/1906


Charles was born in Newington, Surrey, the son of Charles George and his wife Amelia Ann. He was baptised at St Mary Magdalene, Southwark on 19 Jun. Charles was sent to a nurse as his mother was ill. She died in April 1871 and was buried at St Giles, Camberwell. In 1875, Charles George married Rose Eugenie Griffiths at Camberwell. His occupation was listed as a school board officer. Charles grew up in the Camberwell area and took a job as a dock clerk. In 1903, he married Elizabeth Ann Shorey on 10 Sep at Camberwell. The couple moved to Worthing, possibly to improve Charles’ health as he was consumptive. They lived at 9 Elmwood Terrace in Tarring Road between Ripley Road and The Drive. Charles died on 25 Jun 1906 of Phthisis Exhaustion (Pulmonary Tuberculosis). No probate.

Researcher: Carol Sullivan

The Grave

No headstone image available

Location in Cemetery

Area: EB Row: 1 Plot: 8

Exact Location (what3words): discrepancy.storm.cracks

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



Charles Jones is buried under the headstone for Charles and Florence Cotton


In loving memory of Charles Henry Cotton passed away 22nd April 1928 aged 52 and of Florence Irene his daughter fell asleep 10th March 1930 aged 22 "I knoweth my redeemer liveth"

Further Information


Name: Charles James Jones

Gender: Male

Born: 23/05/1870

Town: Newington

County: Surrey

Country: England


Maiden Name: Not applicable

Marriage Date: 10/9/1903

Spouse First Name: Elizabeth

Spouse Second Name: Ann

Spouse Last Name: Shorey

Town of Marriage: Camberwell

County of Marriage: Surrey

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 25/06/1906

Cause of death: Phthisis Exhaustion (Pulmonary Tuberculosis)

Address line 1: 9

Address line 2: Elmwood Terrace

Address line 3: Tarring Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: No value recorded

Current value of effects: Not calculated

Census Information


1 Conyer Street, Bethnal Green, London

Charles aged 9 months, nursed by Sarah How aged 40. Charles George and Amelia were living in Smyrks Road, Newington. Charles was listed as an undertaker.


746 Old Kent Road, Camberwell, Surrey

Charles aged 43, school board officer. Rose aged 38. Charles aged 10. Ethel Rose aged 4.


7 Hunsdon Road, Deptford

Charles aged 53, school board officer. Rose aged 49. Charles aged 20, dock clerk. Ethel aged 14.


159 Queens Road, Camberwell

Charles aged 63, attendant at private asylum. Rose aged 55. Charles aged 30, shipping clerk. Ethel aged 24, postal order sorter, GPO.

Miscellaneous Information

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