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Name: Edith Potter

Burial Number: 1907

Gender: Female

Occupation: Hospital Matron

Distinction: Hospital Matron

Born: 2/6/1870

Died: 17/11/1961

Buried: 15/12/1961


Edith Emily Potter 1870 – 1961

Hospital Matron

Edith Emily Potter was born 2nd June 1870 in Farnham Surrey to solicitor, Henry Potter and his wife, Mary Ann Ingle. She had four sibling, Henry Alice George and Florence.

Edith became a hospital matron.

Edith was buried in Heene Cemetery in 1961. Her brother Henry and siter, Florence are also buried in the cemetery.



Researcher: Pat Brownbill

The Grave

No headstone image available

Location in Cemetery

Area: EB Row: 3 Plot: 46

Exact Location (what3words): clip.acted.rubble

Ashes or Urn: Casket Only



Edith Emily Potter is buried under the headstone for Thomas Saunders


In ever loving memory of my brother Thomas Saunders who was called home on August 16th 1934

Further Information


Name: Edith Emily Potter

Gender: Female

Born: 2/6/1870

Town: Farnham

County: Surrey

Country: England


Maiden Name: Not applicable

No marriage information is available for this burial record.

Information at Death

Date of Death: 17/11/1961

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 2: 8

Address line 3: Mill Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: £19012 3 s 10 d

Current value of effects: Not calculated

Census Information



10 Castle Street, Farnham Surrey

Alice Mary Potter (Daughter) age 12, Edith Emily  (Daughter) age 10, George William (Son) age 9, Florence Kate (Daughter) age 6, plus 1 Governess and 3 servants





Epsom Road, Guildford, Surrey

Henry Potter (Head) age 57, Mary A (Wife) age 50, Henry I (Son) age 23, Alice M (Daughter) age 22 Edith E (Daughter) age 20, George W (Son) age 19, Florence K (Daughter) age 16, plus 3 servants


Living at 39 Manor Road, Worthing

Miscellaneous Information

No miscellaneous information is available for this burial record.