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Name: Charlotte Allen

Burial Number: 1797

Gender: Female

Occupation: Private means

Born: 29/7/1865

Died: 22/01/1946

Buried: 25/01/1946

Story

Charlotte was born in Marylebone, the daughter of Richard and Sophia. She was baptised at St Marylebone church on 3rd September 1865. Her father was a cricket bat maker running his own business. Richard died on 15th August 1887 and his business was taken over by his son, also called Richard. Charlotte’s elder sister Elizabeth was mentally disabled and was looked after by the family. She died in 1904. From 1906 until 1909, Charlotte lived with her sister Eliza in Hampstead. By 1911, they had moved to Slinfold in Sussex, living with their brother Alfred who was an architect. From 1915 until about 1920, the sisters were living at “The Pines” Cootham, Pulborough. They moved to Worthing about 1929, living at “Monkwood” 79 Heene Road. Eliza died here in 1929. Charlotte continued to live here, later joined by her brother Alfred, now retired. “Monkwood” was now 147 Heene Road after re-numbering by the council. Charlotte died on 22nd January 1946. Her will was published in the Worthing Gazette on 9th August. Effects £9748 15s 9d.

Alfred died in Southsea in 1962.

Researcher: Carol Sullivan

The Grave

Photograph of headstone for Charlotte Allen

Location in Cemetery

Area: SWS Row: 3 Plot: 11

Exact Location (what3words): cheek.raced.ashes

Ashes or Urn: Unknown

Headstone

Description:

No description of the headstone has been added.

Inscription:

Grace Allen died 12th May 1929. Also of Charlotte Allen died 22nd January 1946

Further Information

Birth

Name: Charlotte Allen

Gender: Female

Born: 29/7/1865

Town: Marylebone

County: Middlesex

Country: England

Marriage

Maiden Name: Not applicable

No marriage information is available for this burial record.

Information at Death

Date of Death: 22/01/1946

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 2: 147

Address line 3: Heene Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England

Obituary

No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: £9748 15 s 9 d

Current value of effects: Not calculated

Census Information

1871

Bridge Road, Chertsey, Surrey.
Sarah Shears aged 72, widow, laundress. Margaret aged 32, attending nurse. Charlotte aged 5, grand daughter. Sophie aged 4, grand daughter. Frank aged 2, grandson.

1881

28 Grove Road, Marylebone.
Richard aged 62, cricket bat maker. Sophia aged 50. Richard J aged 22, cricket bat maker. John aged 21, unemployed stationer. Eliza G aged 19. Henry aged 16. Charlotte aged 15. Sophie aged 14. Frank aged 12. Alfred aged 10. Plus 1 servant

1891

28 Grove Road, Marylebone.
Sophia aged 61, widow, own means. Elizabeth aged 32 (imbecile). Eliza Grace aged 29. Henry aged 26, jeweller. Charlotte aged 25. Sophie aged 24. Frank aged 22, solicitor. Alfred aged 20, architect. Plus 1 servant.

1901

28 Grove Road, Marylebone.
Sophia aged 71, own means. Elizabeth L aged 42 (imbecile). Eliza G aged 39. Charlotte aged 35. Sophie aged 34. Frank aged 32, solicitor’s clerk. Alfred aged 30, architect. Plus 1 servant.

1911

“Woodlands” Slinfold, Sussex.
Alfred C aged 40, architect. Eliza G aged 49, independent. Charlotte aged 45. Sophie aged 44. Plus 1 servant.

1921

Living at The Pain, Parham, Coolham, Sussex.

Alfred Cobbett Allen
Head
Male 1871 50 St John’s Wood, London, England Architect Own Account
Eliza Grace Allen
Sister
Female 1862 59 St John’s Wood, London, England
Charlotte Allen
Sister
Female 1865 55 St John’s Wood, London, England
Mary Elizabeth Kingshott
Servant
Female 1907 14 Storrington, Sussex, England

1939

Living at 147 Heene Road, Worthing.
Charlotte, private means. Alfred, retired architect. Plus housekeeper Annie Hackshall

Miscellaneous Information

No record of probate but her will was published in Worthing Gazette on 9 Aug.
Effects £92748 15s 9d.