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Name: Ellen Diaper

Burial Number: 1950

Gender: Female

Occupation: Private means

Born: 5/8/1879

Died: 11/11/1971

Buried: 16/07/1971


Ellen’s parents were George Warner and Sarah Ann Nee Brett. She was born in Camberwell in 1879 and baptised on 13 September 1882. Ellen married William George Diaper on 25 December 1902 at Southwark. William was born on 28 August 1879. The couple lived mostly in the London area but had moved to Worthing by 1939. They lived at 10 Milton Street. William died in 1945 and Ellen in 1971 when she was 91. By then she was living at 10 Southey Road, Worthing. Probate was granted on 13 August 1971. Effects £1765.

Researcher: Angela Levy

The Grave

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Location in Cemetery

Area: EB Row: 3 Plot: 36

Exact Location (what3words): digs.tinsel.hook

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



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In memory of our darling Alice Diaper fell asleep 15 January 1931 aged 16 years "Sleep on beloved and take thy rest" also of William George Diaper died November 2nd 1946 aged 67 Ellen Diaper called to rest 11.7.71 aged 91

Further Information


Name: Ellen Diaper

Gender: Female

Born: 5/8/1879

Town: Camberwell

County: Surrey

Country: England


Maiden Name:Warner

Marriage Date: 25/12/1902

Spouse First Name: William

Spouse Second Name: George

Spouse Last Name: Diaper

Town of Marriage: Southwark

County of Marriage: Surrey

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 11/11/1971

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 1: 10

Address line 3: Southey Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: £1765 0 s 0 d

Current value of effects: £21211.00

Census Information


14 Kenning Street, Camberwell, Surrey

George aged 31, general labourer. Mary Ann aged 31. Alice aged 9. Harry aged 3. Ellen aged 1.


15 Red Lion Mews, Newington, London

Sara Ann aged 43, charwoman. Louisa aged 15, general domestic servant. George aged 14, firewood cutter. Ellen aged 11. Henry aged 6.


31 Pollock Road, Newington, London

Sarah Ann aged 50, charwoman. Louisa aged 25, restaurant waitress. George aged 23, warehouseman. Ellen aged 21. Frederick aged 18. Henry aged 16.


4 Highfield Street, Blackfriars, London

William george aged 31, warehouse porter in perfumery. Ellen aged 31. William George aged 7. Frederick Charles aged 5.


4 Hatfield Street, Southwark, Surrey

William George aged 41, manager of wholesale perfumery and toilet soap makers (James Ewen & Son). Ellen aged 41. William George aged 17, general officer in GPO contracts dept. Frederick Charles aged 16, booking clerk (Oliver Typewriter Co). Alice aged 6.

The surname was wrongly transcribed as “Draper”


10 Milton Street, Worthing, Sussex

William G born 28 Aug 1879, works manager unemployed. Ellen born 5 Aug 1879, unpaid domestic duties.


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