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Name: Gertrude Ballard

Burial Number: 1198

Gender: Female

Born: 11/9/1860

Died: 28/6/1925

Buried: 01/07/1925


Gertrude was the last of the four children of Thomas and Ellen Hester (née Holmes) Ballard. Thomas was a dealer in stocks and shares.

Gertrude never had an occupation and never married.

She was born on 11 September 1860 and lived most of her life in London but died at 8, Cowper Road, Worthing, on 28 June 1925.

Her Will was administered by Arthur Gordon Valpy French, a Royal Navy surgeon, (son of her sister, Emma Annie) and Thomas Alexander Ballard (her brother), who like his father dealt on the Stock Exchange.

Researcher: Angela Levy

The Grave

No headstone image available

Location in Cemetery

Area: SES Row: 7 Plot: 24

Exact Location (what3words): apple.became.loving

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



None Found - Listed in Heene Cemetery Index of Graves EndowedGrave: Messrs. Patching keep stonework and lettering in good order for 10/- per annum keep tidy. Keep kerb clean and lettering in order. Nor responsible for damage to stonework due to subsidence


None Found - Listed in Heene Cemetery Index of Graves

Further Information


Name: Gertrude Marian Ballard

Gender: Female

Born: 11/9/1860

Town: Stoke Newington

County: Middlesex

Country: England


Maiden Name: Not applicable

No marriage information is available for this burial record.

Information at Death

Date of Death: 28/6/1925

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 2: 8

Address line 3: Cowper 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


6, The Terrace, Stoke Newington, Middlesex
Thomas Ballard, 50, head, dealer in stocks and shares; Ellen Hester Ballard, 38, wife; Ellen Grace Ballard, 3, daughter; Gertrude Marian Ballard, 7 months, daughter; Mary Ann Mowton, 50, visitor;
plus 2 housemaids


109, Albion Road East, Stoke Newington
Ellen Hester Ballard, 48, head, widow, independent; Thomas Ballard, 21, son, Stock Exchange; Gertrude Ballard, 10, daughter, scholar;
plus a female general servant


1, Terrace Road, Walton-on-Thames
Ellen H Ballard, 58, widow; Thomas a Ballard, 31, son; Ellen G Ballard, 23, daughter; Gertrude M Ballard, 20, daughter;
plus a female general servant and a housemaid


Sidney Road, Walton-on-Thames
Ellen H Ballard, 68,widow; Thomas A Ballard, 40, son, stock exchange; Gertrude M Ballard, 30, daughter; Emma A French, 35, daughter; Arthur G V French, 8, grandson;
plus a housemaid


The Poplars, Sidney Road, Walton-on-Thames
Ellen H Ballard, 78, living on own means; Thomas A Ballard, 51, son, Stock Exchange dealer; Ellen G Ballard, 43, daughter; Gertrude M Ballard, 40, daughter;
plus a cook and a housemaid


The Poplar (sic), Sydney (sic) Road, Walton-on-Thames
Ellen Hester Ballard, 88, head, widow, means (sic); Thomas Alex Ballard, 61, son, means; Ellen Grace Ballard, 53, daughter, means; Gertrude Marian Ballard, 50, means;
plus a cook and a housemaid


South View, Bremerton, Wilts.

Ellen Grace aged 63, no occupation. Gertrude Marian Ballard aged 60, sister, no occupation.

Miscellaneous Information

No miscellaneous information is available for this burial record.