Name: Constance Adney
Burial Number: 1027
Occupation: Daughter of Benjamin and Augusta Adney
Constance was born in Newport Monmouthshire, the daughter of Benjamin and Augusta. By 1861 the family were living in a large late 16th century house, Bicknor Court in the village of English Bicknor not far from the Welsh border. Augusta came from landed gentry in Kilkenny, Ireland.
By 1881, the family had moved to Huddersfield where Benjamin worked as an insurance agent for Royal Liver Insurance Society. Augusta died on 27th January 1884 and Benjamin moved back to Somerset where he had been born. He died on 15th March 1903. Constance spent much time visiting friends and family. She eventually settled in Worthing, living with her sister Florence at “Thorpe Cottage” in Rowlands Road. In 1914, she had moved next door, to “Hampden “.
Constance died c21 Mar 1921. No probate.
Researcher: Carol Sullivan
Location in Cemetery
Area: NES Row: 3 Plot: 13
Exact Location (what3words): sprint.visual.risen
Ashes or Urn: Unknown
None found - listed in Heene Cemetery Index of Graves
Name: Constance Augusta Adney
Occupation:Daughter of Benjamin and Augusta Adney
Maiden Name: Not applicableNo marriage information is available for this burial record.
Information at Death
Date of Death: 21/03/1921
Cause of death: Unknown
Address line 1: "Hampden"
Address line 3: Rowlands Road
No obituary has been entered.
Money left to others: No value recorded
Value of effects in 2020: Not calculated
Bicknor Court, English Bicknor, Glos
Benjamin aged 29, gentleman. Augusta aged 24. Constance aged 4. Georgina aged 1. Florence aged 6 mos. Plus 1 nurse, 1 servant and 1 groom and gardener
Living in Kilkenny, Ireland.
Dryclough House, Dryclough Lane, Lockwood, Huddersfield
Benjamin aged 50, insurance agent. Augusta aged 45. Constance aged 23. Florence aged 20. Blanche aged 17. Frederick aged 14. Hugh aged 13. Maud aged 5. Louise M Kiernan aged 68, mother-in-law. Plus 3 servants
Church Farm, Bergh Apton, Norfolk
Constance aged 33, visitor to the home of Catherine Baker, farmer.
18 Princes Square, Paddington
Constance aged 42, living on own means, visiting her sister Florence, a boarding house keeper. Also visiting was her sister Maud.
Thorpe Cottage, Rowlands Road, Worthing
Constance aged 53, private means, living with her sister Florence. Plus 1 servant.