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Name: Ernest Bacon

Burial Number: 1408

Gender: Male

Occupation: Plumber

Born: 00/00/1877

Died: 18/06/1929

Buried: 31/06/1929


Ernest was born in Worthing, the son of Charles and Emma. He was baptised at Broadwater church on 12th August 1877. Charles Bacon was a bird dealer and fisherman. By 1891, the family were living in Stanley Road. Ernest trained as a plumber as did his brother James. On 23rd August 1901, Charles was found dead in his boat the “Shamrock”. He had rowed out from the beach to mend some of his nets. The inquest returned a verdict of “death by natural causes”, Charles having suffered a cerebral haemorrhage. Ernest married Annie Eliza Parsons at St Paul’s Church, Worthing on 15th February 1908. The couple set up home at “Durban” Highdown Avenue. A son, Albert Ernest was born in 1910. By 1924, the family were living above the shop at 22 The Broadway, in Tarring Road. Ernest died here after a long illness on 18th June 1929. Probate was granted on 29th January 1930 to Annie Eliza Bacon widow. Effects £2075 12s. Albert Ernest dissolved the business in 1935.

Researcher: Carol Sullivan

The Grave

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Location in Cemetery

Area: EB Row: 3 Plot: 17

Exact Location (what3words): closed.globe.sizes

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



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Ernest Bacon died 18th June 1929 aged 51

Further Information


Name: Ernest Frederick Bacon

Gender: Male

Born: 00/00/1877

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


Maiden Name: Not applicable

Marriage Date: 15/02/1908

Spouse First Name: Annie

Spouse Second Name: Eliza

Spouse Last Name: Parsons

Town of Marriage: Worthing

County of Marriage: Sussex

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 18/06/1929

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 1: 22

Address line 2: The Broadway

Address line 3: Tarring Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


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Personal Effects

Money left to others: £2075 12 s 0 d

Current value of effects: £95032.00

Census Information


37 Marine Place, Worthing.

Charles aged 43, naturalist (bird dealer). Emma aged 37. James aged 17, plumber. Arthur aged 11. Kate aged 8. Harry aged 6. Edwin aged 5. Ernest aged 3. Florrey aged 2.


16 Sandell Terrace, Stanley Road, Worthing.

Charles aged 54, fisherman. Emma aged 46. Kate aged 18, mother’s help. Harry aged 16, carpenter. Edwin aged 15, greengrocer’s assistant. Ernest aged 13, oilman’s assistant. Flossy aged 12. Horace aged 10. Ethel aged 6. Edgar aged 4.



32 Stanley Road, Worthing.

Charles aged 64, bird fancier. Emma aged 56. Kate aged 24, dressmaker. Ernest aged 22, plumber. Florrie aged 20, ladies tailoress. Ethel aged 16, ladies tailoress. Edgar aged 13.


“Durban” Highdown Avenue, Worthing.

Ernest aged 33, plumber. Annie Eliza aged 27. Albert Ernest aged 9 months.


Living at 22, The Broadway, Worthing, Sussex.

Ernest Bacon
Male 1878 43 Worthing, Sussex, England Plumber Electrician Employer
Annie E Bacon
Female 1884 37 Worthing, Sussex, England Home Duties
Albert Bacon
Male 1910 11 Worthing, Sussex, England
Gladys Bacon
Female 1911 9 Worthing, Sussex, England

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