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Name: Emily Cooper

Burial Number: 0840

Gender: Female

Occupation: Housemaid; Wife of Frank Cooper

Born: 07/05/1869

Died: 17/10/1916

Buried: 29/10/1916

Mother:
Annie Field

Father:
Louis Lewry

Story

Emily was born in Bolney, Sussex, the daughter of Louis and Annie. She was baptised at Bolney on 27th June 1869. Her father was a bricklayer and the family lived on the London Road. As a young girl, Emily was employed as a servant for a grocer in Cowfold. By 1891, she had moved to Eastbourne working for a retired militia officer. On 26th December 1891, Emily married Frank Cooper at Broadwater church. Frank was a carpenter, the son of Richard and Mary Cooper. The couple moved in with Richard and Mary at 12 Milton Street, Worthing. They had no children. Mary died on 17th October 1916. No probate.

Frank married another two times and died in 1954.

Researcher: Carol Sullivan

The Grave

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Location in Cemetery

Area: SWS Row: 4 Plot: 11

Exact Location (what3words): image.glue.struck

Ashes or Urn: Unknown

Headstone

Description:

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Inscription:

In loving memory of Emily Annie the beloved wife of Frank Cooper born 7th May 1869 died 17th October 1916 "At rest" Also of Frank Cooper born 15th November 1870 died 3rd January 1954

Further Information

Birth

Name: Emily Annie Cooper

Gender: Female

Born: 07/05/1869

Town: Bolney

County: Sussex

Country: England

Marriage

Maiden Name:Lewry

Marriage Date: 26/12/1891

Spouse First Name: Frank

Spouse Last Name: Cooper

Town of Marriage: Worthing

County of Marriage: Sussex

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 17/10/1916

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 1: 12

Address line 3: Milton Street

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England

Obituary

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Personal Effects

Money left to others: No value recorded

Current value of effects: Not calculated

Census Information

1871

Malt House, London Road, Beggar’s Bush, Bolney, Sussex.

Louis aged 25, bricklayer. Annie aged 25. Emily aged 1. Sarah aged 1 month.

1881

Jersey House, Cowfold, Sussex.

Emily aged 11, servant in household of Moses Humphrey, grocer and draper, his wife Lucy and family.

1891

7 Hardwick Road, Eastbourne, Sussex.

Emily aged 21, housemaid in house of Joseph Sparks, retired militia captain and his wife Lydia.

1901

12 Milton Street, Worthing.

Frank aged 30, carpenter. Emily aged 31. Richard aged 72, father, general porter. Mary aged 64. Walter Copus aged 27, visitor, electrician. Mary Copus aged 28, visitor.

1911

12 Milton Street, Worthing.

Frank aged 40, carpenter. Emily aged 41. Mary Cooper aged 73, widow.

Miscellaneous Information

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