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Name: Elizabeth Browne

Burial Number: 1775

Gender: Female

Born: 28/01/1870

Died: 19/01/1944

Buried: 22/01/1944

Ellen Richenda Wilson

Robert Browne

Family No: 1768


Elizabeth was born on the 28th January 1870 in Dartford Kent to Robert and Ellen Browne. Robert was a Rector and M.A. of Trinity college.  He was the Rector in many areas –

Curate of Margate Kent 1858-61

Curate of St. Matthews, Denmark Hill, London 1862-64

Curate of St. Mary, Islington 1864-66

Rector of Eynsford Kent 1871-77

Rector of St. Clements, Ipswich 1877-90

Rector of Hale, Farnham 1890 -94

Rector of Fawley, Hampshire 1894 – until his death

After her Father’s death Elizabeth was living with her Mother Ellen and siblings at Clifton Lodge,  4 Holford Road, Hampstead. Elizabeth is not showing as working.  Elizabeth’s mother remained at Holford road until her death in 1915.

By 1939 Elizabeth and her Sister Lucy Muriel had moved to Worthing and were living at 9 Salisbury Road, Worthing

Elizabeth died on 19th January 1944 still living at Salisbury Road, and left an amount of £6319 15s 1d (approx. £224,000 in 2020) to her Sister Lucy should she survive her for 28 days.  Strangely Lucy died in the same year but on 25th November 1944 so would have inherited her Sister’s estate.

Researcher: Sue Standing

The Grave

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Location in Cemetery

Area: EB Row: 5 Plot: 53

Exact Location (what3words): comb.change.simply

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



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Elizabeth Richenda Browne born 28th January 1870 died 19th January 1944 Lucy Muriel Browne born 13 November 1868 died 25 November 1943

Further Information


Name: Elizabeth Richenda Browne

Gender: Female

Born: 28/01/1870

Town: Dartford

County: Kent

Country: England


Maiden Name: Not applicable

No marriage information is available for this burial record.

Information at Death

Date of Death: 19/01/1944

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 2: Salsbury Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: £6319 15 s 1 d

Current value of effects: £224000

Census Information


Church Street Farningham

Robert Browne (Head) age 34,  Ellen (Wife) age 27, Robert (Son) age 4, Lucy (Daughter) age 2, Eliza/ Elizabeth (Daughter) age 1, plus 4 servants


The Vicarage, Hale, Farnham

Robert (Head) age 56, Ellen (Wife) age 47, Lucy M (Daughter) age 22, Elizabeth R (Daughter) age 21, Ambrose G D (Son) age 15, plus 2 servants


Clifton Lodge, Holford Road, Christchurch, Hampshire

Richenda (Ellen) Browne (Head) age 57, Muriel (Daughter) age 32, Elizabeth (Daughter) age 30, Rowan (Daughter) age 28, Ambrose (Son) age 25 Denis (Son) age 33, plus 2 servants


4 Holford Road, Hampstead

House owned by Mrs. Ellen Browne, but not showing as living there.

Ambrose George Denis Browne (Son) age 35, Elizabeth Richenda Browne (Daughter) age 41, plus 3 servants and 4 boarders


Living at 4, Holford Road, Hampstead, London.

Elizabeth Richenda Browne
Female 51 Farningham, Kent, England Paying Guest House Own Account
Lucy Muriel Browne
Female 52 Bickley, Kent, England Paying Guest House Own Account

Plus 8 boarders.

Miscellaneous Information

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