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Name: Emma Berry

Burial Number: 0796

Gender: Female

Born: 24/02/1836

Died: 27/07/1915

Buried: 30/07/1915

Story

Emma was born in 24th February 1836 St. Lukes, Finsbury, Middlesex, to William Frederick and Emma Anderson. Emma’s Father worked as a Collector of Taxes, and in 1861 they were living at Kinneseley Villas, Islington, Middlesex.

Emma married George Berry on 2nd December 1865 in Islington London.

They had 4 known children-

George S born 1868, Islington, London

Edith M born 1870 Islington London

Herbert H born 1873 Islington

Ernest born 1876 Islington London

George worked as a shirt and collar manufacturer in London and West of England.  After the children had left home George and Emma moved to Worthing and lived at ‘Denver’ Mill road Worthing.

Emma died on the 27th July 1915 in Worthing and left £1724 3s 10d  (approx. £102000 in 2020) to her Husband George, and George died on the 29th July 1927 in Worthing

 

Researcher: Jackie Rooney

The Grave

No headstone image available

Location in Cemetery

Area: NES Row: 1 Plot: 1

Exact Location (what3words): rides.panel.rocks

Ashes or Urn: Unknown

Headstone

Description:

EndowedGrave: Cut grass and keep tidy. Supply spring and autumn flowering plants

Inscription:

In loving memory of my dear wife Emma Berry died July 27th 1915 aged 79 years. Also of George Berry died July 29th 1927 in his 92nd year

Further Information

Birth

Name: Emma Berry

Gender: Female

Born: 24/02/1836

Town: Finsbury

County: Middlesex

Country: England

Marriage

Maiden Name:Anderson

Marriage Date: 2/12/1865

Spouse First Name: George

Spouse Last Name: Berry

Town of Marriage: Islington

County of Marriage: Middlesex

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 27/07/1915

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 1: Denver

Address line 2: Mill Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England

Obituary

No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: £1724 3 s 10 d

Current value of effects: £102000

Census Information

1861

Kinneseley Villas, Islington, Middlesex

William F Anderson (Head) age 54, Emma (Wife) age 59, William (Son) age 28, Charles (Son) 26, Frederick (Son) age 21, Emma (Daughter) age 24, Jessie (Daughter) age 22

1871

7 Willow Terrace Islington London

George Berry (Head) age 35, Emma (Wife) age 35, George S (Son) age 3, Edith M (Daughter) age 10 months, plus 1 servant

1881

8 Quadrant Road Finsbury Islington London

George Berry (Head) age 45, Emma (Wife) age 45, George S (Son) age 13, Edith M (Daughter) age 10, Herbert H (Son) age 8, Ernest Berry (Son) age 5, plus 2 servants

1891

36 Woodberry Road, hackney London

George Berry (Head) age 55, Emma (Wife) age 55, George S (Son) age 23, Edith M (Daughter) age 20, Herbert H (Son) age 18, plus 1 servant

1901

‘Medbury’ Crescent Road, Enfield, Middlesex

George Berry (Head) age 65, Emma (Wife) age 65, Edith M (Daughter) age 30, Ernest (Son) age 25, plus 2 servants

1911

Denver, Mill road, Worthing Sussex

George Berry (Head) age 75, Emma Berry (Wife) age 75, plus 2 servants

Miscellaneous Information

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