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Name: Emily White

Burial Number: 1482

Gender: Female

Occupation: Shop Assistant, Boarding House Keeper.

Born: 9/6/1842

Died: 13/2/1931

Buried: 16/02/1931

Emma Gumm

Frederick Hinton


Emily was born in Bermondsey, the daughter of Frederick and Emma. She was baptised at St Mary, Newington on 3 Jul 1842. Her father Frederick was a tanner.
In 1867. Emily married Benjamin White at St Mary Magdalene, Southwark on 18 Feb. She and Benjamin had seven children, two of which followed their father into the leather trade.
After her husband retired, the family moved to Worthing, living at 32 Thorn Road. Emily and her daughters ran this as a boarding house. Her daughter Eliza died in 1929.
Emily died c13 Feb 1931 and was buried at Heene on 16 Feb. Her daughter Emily died in 1945 leaving Lucy to run the boarding house. She died in 1960.
No Probate.

Researcher: Carol Sullivan

The Grave

No headstone image available

Location in Cemetery

Area: SWS Row: 4 Plot: 22

Exact Location (what3words): keen.store.spot

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



None Found - Listed in Heene Cemetery Index of Graves


None Found - Listed in Heene Cemetery Index of Graves

Further Information


Name: Emily White

Gender: Female

Born: 9/6/1842

Town: Bermondsey

County: Surrey

Country: England


Maiden Name:Hinton

Marriage Date: 18/2/1867

Spouse First Name: Benjamin

Spouse Last Name: White

Town of Marriage: Southwark

County of Marriage: Surrey

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 13/2/1931

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 2: 32

Address line 3: Thorn Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: No value recorded

Current value of effects: Not calculated

Census Information


Regent Street, Lambeth, Surrey
Thomas Deane aged 29, messenger out of employment. Helen aged 42, milliner. Emily Hinton aged 8, niece.


1 Alfred Place, Lambeth, Surrey
Emily aged 18, shop assistant in pianoforte business run by Henry Bartlett.


“Eldon Cottage” Willow Walk, Bermondsey, Surrey

Benjamin aged 28, leather dresser. Emily aged 28. Eliza aged 4. Amy Ida aged 2.


10 Lugard Road, Camberwell, Surrey

Benjamin aged 38, hide factory manager. Emily aged 38. Eliza Ann aged 14. Amy Ida aged 12. Emily Ellen aged 7. Emma Matilda aged 5. Lucy Louisa aged 3. Benjamin John aged 2. Sidney Henry aged 3 months.


137 Queen’s Road, Camberwell, Surrey

Benjamin aged 48, manager hide factory. Emily aged 48. Eliza Ann aged 24, living at home. Amy Ida aged 22. Emily Ellen aged 17. Emma aged 15. Lucy aged 13. Benjamin aged 12. Sidney aged 10.


137 Queen’s Road, Camberwell, Surrey

Benjamin aged 58, tanner (employer). Emily aged 58. Amy aged 32. Emma aged 25. Lucy aged 23. Benjamin aged 22, tanner. Sidney aged 20, tanner


225 Queen’s Road, Peckham, Surrey

Benjamin aged 68, tanner (employer). Emily aged 68. Emily aged 37. Benjamin aged 32, tanner. Frederick Ravensworth Liddle aged 47, son-in-law, drapery commercial traveller. Amy Isa Liddle aged 42, daughter.


32 Thorn Road, Worthing

Miscellaneous Information

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