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Name: Frederick Long

Burial Number: 1491

Gender: Male

Occupation: Market Gardener

Born: 04/04/1852

Died: 00/04/1931

Buried: 22/04/1931


Frederick Long was born on 4th April 1852 at Durrington, Worthing, he was the youngest son of Richard Long, 44yrs, Gardener, and Mary, 37yrs, nee Allen. Frederick had 4 older siblings, James, 9yrs, Albert, 7yrs, Clara, 7yrs, and John, 6yrs.

Frederick followed his father’s trade and became a market gardener, he worked locally all his life, from Durrington to Goring and then lastly at Heene. On 25th December 1877, Frederick married Avis Lidbetter at Findon Parish Church, she was the daughter of George Lidbetter, a Carter. Neither Frederick nor Avis were literate, making their marks on their marriage certificate.

They had 10 children over the next 20 years, 9 survived, 5 boys and 4 girls. By 1901 the family had moved to Heene, living in Rugby Road, and 4 of their sons worked as market gardeners.

Frederick died in April 1931, aged 79yrs, he was buried at Heene Cemetery on 22nd April, his address was given as 72, Rugby Road, Worthing.

Researcher: Maggi Martin

The Grave

No headstone image available

Location in Cemetery

Area: EB Row: 3 Plot: 44

Exact Location (what3words): until.rewarding.half

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: Frederick Long

Gender: Male

Born: 04/04/1852

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


Maiden Name: Not applicable

Marriage Date: 25/12/1877

Spouse First Name: Avis

Spouse Last Name: Lidbetter

Town of Marriage: Findon

County of Marriage: Sussex

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 00/04/1931

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 2: 72

Address line 3: Rugby 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


Living at Coate, Broadwater, Sussex. Richard Long,53yrs, Gardener, wife, Mary, 46yrs, 5 children, James, 18yrs, Labourer, Albert, 16yrs, Labourer, Clara, 16yrs, John, 15yrs, Labourer, Frederick, 9yrs.


Living at 5, Durrington Street, Worthing, Sussex. James Card, 77yrs, Market Gardener, wife, Elizabeth, 77yrs, 3 daughters, Caroline, 53yrs, Sarah, 42yrs, Martha Puttick, 34yrs, son-in-law, William Puttick, Coachman, unemployed, granddaughter, Martha Card, 4yrs, boarder, Frederick Long, 19yrs, Market Garden Labourer.


Living at 4, Malt House, Goring, Sussex. Frederick Long, 29yrs, Gardener, wife, Avis, 25yrs, 2 daughters, Mary Ann, 2yrs, Edith Blanche, 1yr.


Living at 2, Sea Place, Goring, Sussex. Frederick Long, 39yrs, Agricultural Labourer, wife, Avis, 35yrs, 6 children, Mary Ann, 12yrs, Edith, 11yrs, Frederick G. 9yrs, Caroline E. 6yrs, James R. 2yrs, Albert E. 1yr.


Living at 4, Rugby Road, Heene, Worthing. Frederick Long, 47yrs, Labourer Garden, wife, Avis, 45yrs, Frederick G. 19yrs, Nurseryman, James, 12yrs, Albert, 11yrs, Ernest, 9yrs, Emily, 6yrs, Arthur, 4yrs.


Living at 4, Rugby Terrace, West Worthing, Sussex. Frederick Long, 58yrs, Market Gardener, wife, Avis, 55yrs, James, 22yrs, Greengrocer, Albert, 21yrs, Ernest, 19yrs, both Market Gardeners, daughter, Emily, 16yrs, and Arthur, 14yrs, Bird Tending, Market Garden.


Living at 4, Rugby Road, Worthing, Sussex.

Frederick Long
69 Market Work P Auster Tarring Market Gardener
Avis Long
64 Home Duties Own Account
James Richard Long
33 Greengrocer Own Account
Ernest Alfred Long
28 Nursery Work W H Stone Fruit Grocer Nurseryman
Ada Blanche Long
41 Cook Private
Emily Jane Long
26 Private
Laura Irene Long

Miscellaneous Information

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