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Name: Eliza Stacey

Burial Number: 0603

Gender: Female

Occupation: Domestic Servant; Wife of William Stacey

Born: 00/03/1855

Died: 19/03/1910

Buried: 22/03/1910


Eliza was born in Washington, the daughter of William and Harriet Knight. She was baptised in the village on 18 Mar 1855. Her father William was a lime burner. By 1871, Eliza was in Worthing, working for a Wesleyan Minister and his family. In 1877, she married William Stacey, a journeyman baker and the family travelled around Sussex for William’s work before eventually settling in Worthing. They had nine surviving children but in May 1895, Eliza gave birth to a daughter, Bellina May. Sadly, the baby died in September and is buried at Heene. Three of her sons and her husband are buried in plots scattered around the cemetery.

Eliza died c19 Mar 1910 and was buried at Heene on 22 Mar.
No Probate.

Researcher: Carol Sullivan

The Grave

No headstone image available

Location in Cemetery

Area: EB Row: 3 Plot: 7

Exact Location (what3words): frame.logic.bands

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



None Found - Listed in Heene Cemetery Index of Graves


None Found - Listed in Heene Cemetery Index of Graves

Further Information


Name: Eliza Stacey

Gender: Female

Born: 00/03/1855

Town: Washington

County: Sussex

Country: England


Maiden Name:Knight

Marriage Date: //1877

Spouse First Name: William

Spouse Last Name: Stacey

Town of Marriage: Unknown

County of Marriage: Sussex

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 19/03/1910

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 1: 3

Address line 3: Brunswick Road

Town: Worthing

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


Worthing Road, Washington, Sussex

William aged 48, lime burner. Harriet aged 45. James aged 18, agricultural labourer. John aged 17, agricultural labourer. Sarah aged 13. Harriet aged 11. George aged 9. Eliza aged 6. Mary aged 4. Ellen aged 1. John Pullen aged 74, boarder, agricultural labourer.


Cecil Cottage, Chapel Street, Worthing

Eliza aged 16, domestic servant in the household of John Codd, Wesleyan Minister and family.


8 Malvern Street, Hove

William aged 24, baker. Eliza aged 27. Forbenius aged 3. William Wallace aged 1.


8 Howard Street, Worthing

William aged 35, baker. Eliza aged 38. Forbenius aged 13. William W aged 11. Johnson aged 9. Christabelle aged 7. Sundius aged 5. Walter aged 3. Annie F aged 1.


3 Brunswick Road, Worthing

William aged 44, journeyman baker. Eliza aged 45. William Wallace aged 21, plumber. Johnson aged 19, French polisher. Christabelle aged 16, general servant. Sundius aged 15, page boy. Walter aged 13. Annie Florence aged 11. Bertha aged 9. Beatrice aged 7. George Hayler aged 75, boarder, gardener. Harriet Hayler aged 25, laundress. George Hayler aged 4.

Miscellaneous Information

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