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Name: Florence Boddy

Burial Number: 1434

Gender: Female

Born: 00/00/1856

Died: 13/03/1930

Buried: 17/03/1930


Florence was one of the three daughters of Rev. George Yatman Boddy and his wife, Eliza, née Riddle, who were buried at Heene. Florence Gertrude was born in 1856 at Woolwich and baptised on the 6 April 1856. She remained single and lived with her  sisters and her parents.

After the parents’ deaths,  the sisters continued to live together at ‘Colegate’, 22, Shakespeare Road, Worthing. Florence died on 13 March 1930, aged 74.

Researcher: Angela Levy

The Grave

No headstone image available

Location in Cemetery

Area: NWS Row: 8 Plot: 11

Exact Location (what3words): dart.lost.bucket

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



No description of the headstone has been added.


"Jesu Mercy" Marian Caroline Maude Boddy 13th April 1941. Fanny Louisa Boddy 5th November 1926. Florence Gertrude Boddy 13th March 1930

Further Information


Name: Florence Gertrude Boddy

Gender: Female

Born: 00/00/1856

Town: Woolwich

County: London

Country: England


Maiden Name: Not applicable

No marriage information is available for this burial record.

Information at Death

Date of Death: 13/03/1930

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 1: Colegate

Address line 2: 22

Address line 3: Shakespeare 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


26, Woolwich Common?, Woolwich St Mary

Herbert G Boddy, 19, son, undergraduate at Cambridge University; Marian C M Boddy, 16, daughter, scholar; Florence G Boddy, 15, daughter, scholar;

plus a cook and a housemaid

NB the above entry is unusual in that the parents, Rev George Yatman Boddy and Eliza Boddy, and their 25 year old daughter, Fanny L were away and are recorded on the 1871 Census as ‘visitors’ in the household of Clifton Brown and his wife, Amelia, and young family in Colegate, Sussex .


The Vicarage, Lower Beeding, Sussex

George Yatman Boddy, 64, head, Vicar St Saviour; Eliza Boddy, 58, wife; Fanny L Boddy, 35, daughter; Maria(sic)  C M Boddy, 26 daughter; Florence G Boddy, 25, daughter;

plus a cook and a housemaid


‘ Elmslie Villa’, Tarring Street, West Tarring

George Y Boddy, 74, head, Clerk Holy Orders Clergy; Eliza Boddy, 58, wife; Fanny L Boddy, 45, daughter; Marian C M Boddy, 36, daughter; Florence G Boddy, 35, daughter; plus 1 house parlourmaid


‘ Elmslie’, South Street, West Tarring

George Y Boddy, 84, head, widower, clergyman Church of England; Fanny Boddy, 55, daughter; Marian Boddy, 45, daughter; Florence Boddy, 45, daughter;

plus a cook


‘Elmslie’, South Street, West Tarring

Fanny Boddy, 65, head, private means; Marian Boddy, 56, sister, private means; Florence Boddy, 55, sister private means;

plus a cook and a housemaid

Miscellaneous Information

No miscellaneous information is available for this burial record.