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Name: Edward Cornford

Burial Number: 0079

Gender: Male

Occupation: Son of George and Matilda Cornford

Born: 14/6/1872

Died: 21/05/1883

Buried: 24/05/1883

Story

Edward was born in Worthing, the son of George Henry and Matilda Elizabeth. He was baptised at Broadwater on 14th July 1872. His father was an engineer at the local waterworks. The family lived in Thorn Terrace (now Road). Edward died of typhoid on 21st May 1883.

Researcher: Carol Sullivan

The Grave

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Location in Cemetery

Area: EB Row: 1 Plot: 16

Exact Location (what3words): crowned.down.land

Ashes or Urn: Unknown

Headstone

Description:

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Inscription:

In loving memory of Edward James son of George Henry and Matilda Ann Cornford who died May 21st 1883 aged 11 years "Thy will be done". "He's gone the one we loved so dear, to his eternal rest. He's gone to heaven we have no fear, to be for ever blest" Etherton

Further Information

Birth

Name: Edward James Cornford

Gender: Male

Born: 14/6/1872

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England

Marriage

Maiden Name: Not applicable

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Information at Death

Date of Death: 21/05/1883

Cause of death: Typhoid

Address line 1: 3

Address line 2: Thorn Terrace

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England

Obituary

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Personal Effects

Money left to others: No value recorded

Current value of effects: Not calculated

Census Information

1881

3 Thorn Terrace, Worthing.

George Henry aged 44, engineer at waterworks. Matilda aged 43. Matilda M aged 16. Georgina aged 15. William aged 12. Thomas aged 10. Edward aged 8. Emma aged 5. Walter J aged 3. Jane Webb aged 70, mother-in-law.

Miscellaneous Information

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