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Name: Charlotte Gaston

Burial Number: 0739

Gender: Female

Distinction: Born in Brighton

Born: 00/00/1863

Died: 00/4/1914

Buried: 06/04/1914


Charlotte Lintott was born in Brighton, Sussex, in 1863. Her parents were John Ray Lintott, 50yrs, Tailor, and Charlotte, 43yrs, nee Cruttenden; she had 3 older siblings, Frances b.1855, John b.1858, and Ann Jane b.1861.

In 1884, aged 21yrs, Charlotte married Edward James Riches, they lived in Croydon where they had 2 sons, Clifford Edward Lintott Riches, 1886, and William Harvey Riches, 1887. Edward was a wholesale glover in 1886 and later became a hosier and hatter.

Charlotte, Edward and their sons, left Croydon after 1891 and moved to Worthing, Sussex, where they lived at 181, Rowlands Road. Charlotte was widowed in 1895 when Edward died of tuberculosis, aged 34yrs. She remained in Worthing, and in 1901 was living at Harveydale, Salisbury Road.

On 20th August 1905, Charlotte married again, her husband, Thomas Gaston, 44yrs, a widower, was a printer, they married at Holy Trinity, Gough Square, City of London, and in 1911 they were living in Barnes, W. London. Charlotte died in Brighton, she was buried at Heene on 6th April 1914, aged 51yrs.

Researcher: Maggi Martin

The Grave

No headstone image available

Location in Cemetery

Area: SWS Row: 1 Plot: 21

Exact Location (what3words): adults.wisdom.much

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



Buried with Edward Riches


In loving memory of Edward James Riches who died 23rd Sept. 1895 aged 34 "The master has been into his garden and plucked one of His choicest flowers"

Further Information


Name: Charlotte Gaston

Gender: Female

Born: 00/00/1863

Town: Brighton

County: Sussex

Country: England


Maiden Name:Lintott

Marriage Date: //1884

Spouse First Name: Edward

Spouse Second Name: James

Spouse Last Name: Riches

Town of Marriage: Unknown

County of Marriage: Unknown

Country of Marriage: England

Marriage Date: 20/8/1905

Spouse First Name: Thomas

Spouse Last Name: Gaston

Town of Marriage: Holborn

County of Marriage: London

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 00/4/1914

Cause of death: Unknown

Town: Brighton

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


Living at 19, Malborough Place, Brighton, Sussex. John Lintott. 58yrs, Tailor, wife, Charlotte, 57yrs, 4 children, Frances 16, Milliner, John 13, Ann 9, and Charlotte 8.


Living at 320, London Road, Croydon. Edward J. Riches, 30yrs, Commercial Traveller, wife, Charlotte, 25yrs, 2 sons, Clifford 5, William 3, nephew, Robert Lintott 1yr., plus 1 domestic servant.


Living at Harveydale, Salisbury Road, Worthing, Sussex. Charlotte Riches, widow, 38yrs, living on own means, 2 sons, Clifford, 15yrs, Apprentice to Hosier, William, 13yrs, boarder, Minnie Ames, 40yrs, living on own means.


Living at 24, St. Annes Road, Barnes, W. London. Thomas Gaston, 50yrs, Retired Printer, wife, Charlotte, 48yrs, 2 stepsons, Clifford Edward Lintott Riches, 25yrs, Commercial Traveller, Glove Trade, and William Harvey Riches, 23yrs, Private Means.

Miscellaneous Information

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