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Name: Elizabeth Tilbury

Burial Number: 1603

Gender: Female

Occupation: Unknown

Born: 00/00/1850

Died: 19/12/1934

Buried: 22/12/1934


Elizabeth was born in Ringwood, Hampshire in 1850. Her father, William Ghrimes, was an upholsterer and her mother was Fanny. She lived in Ringwood until she married John Tilbury, a nurseryman, in 1879. The 1881 Census shows John and Elizabeth living at the ‘Graperies’, in Broadwater.  However, John died in 1883 in Crescent Road, Worthing, aged 46 leaving Elizabeth with a son, John William, and just over £3,000. Mother and son lived at 44, Gratwicke Road, Broadwater, for a while but had moved back to Ringwood by 1901and by 1911 to Brighton. Elizabeth died on 19 December 1934. A probate announcement could not be found.

Researcher: Angela Levy

The Grave

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Location in Cemetery

Area: WB Row: 1 Plot: 6

Exact Location (what3words): woven.party.jukebox

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



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R.I.P. In loving memory of John Tilbury born 26th Dec. 1837 died 1st Oct. 1883. Also of Elizabeth Ann his wife died 19th December 1934 aged 84

Further Information


Name: Elizabeth Ann Tilbury

Gender: Female

Born: 00/00/1850

Town: Ringwood

County: Hampshire

Country: England

Occupation: No occupation recorded


Maiden Name:Ghrimes

No marriage information is available for this burial record.

Information at Death

Date of Death: 19/12/1934

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 1: unknown

Address line 2: unknown

Address line 3: unknown

Town: Unknown

County: Unknown

Country: Unknown


No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: No value recorded

Value of effects in 2020: Not calculated

Census Information


Ringwood, Hampshire      William Ghrimes, 34, head, upholsterer       Fanny Ghrimes, 30, wife       Elizabeth Ann Ghrimes, 1, daughter


Friday Cross?, Ringwood, Hampshire     William Ghrimes, 45, head, upholsterer      Fanny Ghrimes, 42 , wife             Elizabeth Ann Ghrimes, 11, daughter       Mary Eliza Ghrimes, 8, daughter        William Alexander Ghrimes, 5, son


High Street, Ringwood          William Ghrimes, 55, head, upholsterer       Fanny Ghrimes, 51, wife       Elizth Ann Ghrimes, 21, daughter          Mary Eliza Ghrimes, 18, daughter       Wm Alexr  Ghrimes, 15, son, scholar


The Graperies, Broadwater         John Tilbury, 42, head, nurseyman         Elizabeth A Tilbury, 31, wife


44, Gratwicke Road, Broadwater            Elizabeth A Tilbury, 41, head, living on own means         John W Tilbury, 7, son, scholar


Christchurch Street, Ringwood       Fanny Ghrimes, 81, living on own means           Elizabeth A Tilbury, 50, daughter, living on own means       John W Tilbury, 19, grandson, autioneer’s articled clerk         Dora E Fleming, 13, granddaughter


118, Springfield Road, Brighton           Mrs Elizabeth Ann Tilbury, 60, widow, private means         John William Tilbury, 27, auctioneer’s clerk       Dora Elizabeth Fleming, 23, niece        Annie Mary Pardey. 53, visitor. private means

Miscellaneous Information

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