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Name: Daisy Cornford

Burial Number: 1364

Gender: Female

Occupation: Family Brewery Assistant

Born: 13/12/1892

Died: 03/11/1928

Buried: 08/11/1928


Daisy was born in Worthing, the daughter of Thomas and Kate. She was baptised at Broadwater on 26th February 1893. Her father was a publican and brewer, running the Montague Brewery. From 1915 until her death, Daisy helped her father at “The Running Horse” in Paragon Street. She died at The Home Hospital, Fitzroy Square, St Pancras on 3rd November 1928. She had been suffering from a gastro jejunal ulcer, a rare complication of a gastric ulcer. She suffered heart failure after an operation.

Researcher: Carol Sullivan

The Grave

Photograph of headstone for Daisy Cornford

Location in Cemetery

Area: EB Row: 2 Plot: 12

Exact Location (what3words): ranged.guilty.risky

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



No description of the headstone has been added.


"Peace" In loving memory of Daisy Lucy Kathleen the dear and only daughter of Thomas and Kate Cornford born 13th Decr. 1892 died 3rd Novr. 1928 "Gone from us but not forgotten, may her memory never fade and our thoughts for ever linger round the grave where she is laid" Also of my dear husband Thomas Macdonald Cornford born 17th Aug 1871 died 14th Jan 1944 "Always in my thoughts" Also his beloved wife Kate "Re-united"

Further Information


Name: Daisy Lucy Kathleen Cornford

Gender: Female

Born: 13/12/1892

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


Maiden Name: Not applicable

No marriage information is available for this burial record.

Information at Death

Date of Death: 03/11/1928

Cause of death: Gastro Jejunal Ulcer and Heart Failure.

Address line 1: The Home Hospital

Address line 3: Fitztroy Square

Town: St Pancras

County: London

Country: England


No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: No value recorded

Current value of effects: Not calculated

Census Information


62-64 Montague Street, Worthing. (Eagle brewery/Montague brewery)

Thomas aged 30, publican. Kate aged 33. Daisy aged 8. George aged 66, father, engineer and machine fitter. Matilda aged 63.



62-64 Montague Street, Worthing.

Thomas aged 40, publican. Kate aged 43, assisting in business. Daisy aged 18, assisting in business.


Living at Running Horse, Paragon Street, Worthing

Thomas Cornford, Head, 51yrs 10mths; Married; Born – Worthing, Sussex; Licensed Victualler, Employer at above address

Kate Cornford, Wife, 53yrs 11mths; Married; Born – Chalton, Hampshire; Home Duties;

Daisy Cornford, Daughter, 28yrs 6mths; Single; Born – Worthing, Sussex; Home Duties;

Miscellaneous Information

No miscellaneous information is available for this burial record.