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Name: Elsie Lee

Burial Number: 1930

Gender: Female

Occupation: Post Office Clerk

Distinction: Post Office Clerk

Born: 10/04/1886

Died: 30/10/1965

Buried: 26/11/1965

Story

Elsie Eveleen Lee Née Mincher 1886 -1965

Post Office Clerk

Born in Nottingham, Elsie was the daughter of William Mincher, a Methodist Minister, and his wife Eliza. She had 3 sisters: Gertrude (1878), Mabel (1883) and her younger sister, Winifred (1889). By 1911 she was living with her family in Hampstead and working as a Post Office Clerk.

On 21st February, 1914, Elsie Eveleen married, Stephen Michael Lee from Kennington who was a bank cashier. Stephen was a Royal Fusilier in the Great War and their daughter Margaret Eveleen was born on 20 May 1919 while he was a serving soldier in Christchurch, Bournemouth.

In September, 1939, Elsie lived at 98 Reigate Road, Epsom and her husband was a bank manager. Margaret was living at home and working in a Pathology Laboratory in Epsom.

 

Researcher: Pat Brownbill

The Grave

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Location in Cemetery

Area: EB Row: 4 Plot: 48

Exact Location (what3words): police.silly.urban

Ashes or Urn: Casket Only

Headstone

Description:

Elsie Eveleen Lee ashes is buried under the head stone for Marie and Kenneth Abbott

Inscription:

"Jesu Mercy" In loving memory of Marie dearly beloved wife of Kenneth Abbott died 13th March 1934 aged 34 yrs And Kenneth Abbott died 3rd May 1959 aged 78 years

Further Information

Birth

Name: Elsie Eveleen Lee

Gender: Female

Born: 10/04/1886

Town: Unknown

County: Nottinghamshire

Country: England

Marriage

Maiden Name:Mincher

Marriage Date: 21/02/1914

Spouse First Name: Stephen

Spouse Second Name: Michael

Spouse Last Name: Lee

Town of Marriage: Hackney

County of Marriage: Middlesex

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 30/10/1965

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 1: Raglan Court

Address line 2: 11

Address line 3: Landsdowne Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England

Obituary

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Personal Effects

Money left to others: £6217 s d

Current value of effects: Not calculated

Census Information

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Miscellaneous Information

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