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Name: Harriett Archer

Burial Number: 0787

Gender: Female

Occupation: Private means

Born: 09/12/1854

Died: 30/05/1915

Buried: 03/06/1915


Harriett was one of three sisters, daughters of Thomas and Frances Archer. She was born in St Pancras, London and baptised at St Anne’s church, Soho on 1st January 1855. Her father was a currier and upholsterer making trimmings for coaches. By 1881, he had a large factory in Long Acre employing 80 people. After Thomas was widowed, the three sisters, Harriett, Frances and Alice (Isabella) lived with him until his death in 1905. By 1891, the family had moved to Worthing, living in Lansdowne Road. In 1905, Thomas’s factory was destroyed in a fire in February. He died in August and was buried in Camden. Harriett and her sisters moved to “Rolden” in Winchester Road and then to Rowlands Road by 1911. Harriett died on 30th May 1915 at “Seville” in Rowlands Road. Probate was granted on 14th July to Frances Archer and Alice Isabella Archer spinsters. Effects £1155 3s 4d.

Frances died on 1st December 1923 and Alice on 5th April 1940.

Researcher: Carol Sullivan

The Grave

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Location in Cemetery

Area: SWS Row: 4 Plot: 24

Exact Location (what3words): causes.league.codes

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



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In loving memory of Harriet Emma Archer born December 9th 1855 died May 30th 1915 "until the day break and the shadows flee away" Also of Frances Archer born January 18th 1843 died December 1st 1923. Also of Alice Isabella Archer born February 26th 1853 died April 5th 1940

Further Information


Name: Harriett Emma Archer

Gender: Female

Born: 09/12/1854

Town: St Pancras

County: Middlesex

Country: England


Maiden Name: Not applicable

No marriage information is available for this burial record.

Information at Death

Date of Death: 30/05/1915

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 1: Seville

Address line 3: Rowlands Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: £1155 3 s 4 d

Current value of effects: £68145.00

Census Information


Springfield Lodge, St Pancras

Thomas aged 44, master currier employing 8 men. Frances aged 44. Elizabeth aged 16. Thomas aged 14. Robert aged 13. Edward aged 11. Jane aged 9. Isabella aged 8. Harriett aged 6. Mary Ann aged 1. Hannah aged 30, sister. Fanny Powell aged 7, visitor. Plus 3 servants.


Springfield Lodge, Junction Road, St Pancras

Thomas aged 54, widower, fringe manufacturer. Thomas aged 24, traveller. Frances aged 28. Robert aged 23, clerk to ship owner. Edmund aged 21, medical student. Jane aged 19, teacher. Alice I aged 18. Harriett aged 16. Lucy Killick aged 66, visitor, wife of landowner. Plus 1 servant.


33 Parkhurst Road, Islington

Thomas aged 64, upholsterer, trim manufacturer employing 80 hands. Frances aged 38. Thomas aged 34, upholsterer, trim manufacturer. Harriett aged 26. Marian Satchell aged 8, grand daughter. Plus 3 servants.


“St John’s” Lansdowne Road, Worthing

Thomas aged 74, currier, upholsterer and carriage trimming manufacturer. Frances aged 48. Isabella aged 38. Harriett aged 36. Jane Satchell aged 10, grand daughter. Plus 2 servants.


“St John’s” Lansdowne Road, Worthing

Thomas aged 84, retired currier and coach trimming manufacturer. Frances aged 58. Alice aged 48. Harriett aged 46. Plus 2 servants.


“Kai Terri” Rowlands Road, Worthing

Alice aged 56, private means. Harriett aged 54, private means.

Miscellaneous Information

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