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Name: Francis Robinson

Burial Number: 0862

Gender: Male

Occupation:   Brewery Drayman;

Born: 00/00/1849

Died: 4/4/1917

Buried: 07/04/1917


Francis Robinson was born in Sturton, Lincolnshire, in 1849, to William Robinson, 44yrs, Farmer, and Eliza, 33yrs, nee Roberts. Francis had 6 sisters; he was the only son; he remained at the farm until he was in his twenties.

Francis married Mary Emily Godson, 37yrs, when he was 43yrs old, on 22nd October 1892, at St. George in the East, London, his occupation was a Brewery Drayman, living at Great Hermitage Street. They had a son, Francis William, in 1899, he was baptised on February 1st, 1900, at St. Peter, London Docks. Francis and Mary remained in London until some point after 1901 when they moved to Worthing, Sussex, where they lived at ‘Glencarry’, Browning Road, on private means.

Francis died, aged 68yrs, on 4th April 1917, in Worthing, administration was granted to his widow, effects £33 4s 6d. Value 2021 – £2K.

Researcher: Maggie Martin

The Grave

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Location in Cemetery

Area: SWS Row: 4 Plot: 6

Exact Location (what3words): caller.eggs.chill

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



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Further Information


Name: Francis Robinson

Gender: Male

Born: 00/00/1849

Town: Unknown

County: Lincolnshire

Country: England

Occupation:Brewery Drayman;


Maiden Name: Not applicable

Marriage Date: 22/10/1892

Spouse First Name: Mary

Spouse Second Name: Emily

Spouse Last Name: Godson

Town of Marriage: Unknown

County of Marriage: London

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 4/4/1917

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 1: Glencarry

Address line 3: Browning Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: £33 4 s 6 d

Value of effects in 2020: £2000

Census Information


Living at Salt Hill Farm, Marton, Lincolnshire. William Robinson, 46yrs, Farmer of 96 acres, wife, Eliza, 35yrs, 5 children, Mary 10, Jane 8, Eliza 7, Ann 4, and Francis 2, plus 2 domestic servants.


Living at Salt Hill Farm, Marton, Lincolnshire. William Robinson, 54yrs, Farmer of 96 acres, wife, Eliza, 45yrs, 4 children, Francis 12, Ann 14, Eliza 7, Dinah 4, nephew, Charles Robinson, 8yrs, plus 1 domestic servant.


Living at Salt Hill Farm, Marton, Lincolnshire. William Robinson, 64yrs, Farmer of 144 acres, wife, Eliza, 55yrs, Francis, 22yrs, farmer’s son, Eliza, 27yrs, Dinah, 14yrs, plus 2 domestic servants.


Living at 63, Great Hermitage Street, London. Francis Robinson, 50yrs, Brewery Drayman, Mary, 45yrs, son, Francis, 1yr.


Living at Glencarry, Browning Road, Worthing, Sussex. Francis Robinson, 62yrs, private means, wife, Mary Emily, 55yrs, son, Francis William, 11yrs, visitors, Riddell Gordon Carrington Smythe, 49yrs, Capt. late 3rd Batt. Royal Scots, wife, Marguerita Carrington Smythe, 46yrs, plus 1 domestic servant.

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