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Name: Henry Blann

Burial Number: 0017

Gender: Male

Occupation: Market Garden Labourer

Born: 00/00/1808

Died: 21/12/1875

Buried: 21/12/1875


Henry was born in Upper Beeding, Sussex, the son of William and Susannah (Ann). He was baptised in the village on 2nd April 1809. On 2nd August 1829, Henry married Ann Poland at Old Shoreham church. Their daughters Elizabeth and Mary Ann were born in Upper Beeding but by 1841, the family had moved to Heene village where Henry worked in a local nursery. Henry and Ann had ten children before 1851, Elizabeth, Mary Ann, Frances, Stephen, Albert, Henry, Edward, William, Alfred and Eliza. By 1871, the family were living in Brunswick Road sharing a cottage with another family. Ann died in December 1873 and was buried at Heene. Henry died two years later in 1875. He was buried at Heene on 21st December. No probate.

Researcher: Carol Sullivan

The Grave

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Location in Cemetery

Area: EB Row: 1 Plot: 20

Exact Location (what3words):

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



No record of place of burial but guessed their sons Albert's child, Archibald Albert was buried with Henry Blann


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Further Information


Name: Henry Blann

Gender: Male

Born: 00/00/1808

Town: Upper Beeding

County: Sussex

Country: England


Maiden Name: Not applicable

Marriage Date: 2/8/1829

Spouse First Name: Ann

Spouse Last Name: Poland

Town of Marriage: Shoreham

County of Marriage: Sussex

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 21/12/1875

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 2: 3 Evershed's Terrace

Address line 3: Brunswick 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


Little Heene.
Henry aged 30, agricultural labourer. Ann aged 30. Elizabeth aged 11. Mary Ann aged 9. Frances aged 7. Stephen aged 4. Albert aged 1.



Henry aged 42, labourer. Ann aged 42. Mary Ann aged 19, dressmaker. Albert aged 11. Henry aged 9. Edward aged 7. William aged 7. Alfred aged 5. Eliza aged 2. Mary Ball aged 80, widow, pauper


12 Heene Lane, Worthing.
Henry aged 52, garden labourer. Ann aged 52. Alfred aged 15, agricultural labourer. Frances Poland aged 28, sailor’s wife. James Hill aged 79, lodger, gardener.


3 Evershed’s Terrace, Brunswick Road, Little Heene, Worthing.
Henry aged 62, market garden labourer. Ann aged 62. Sharing a cottage with the Stark family.

Miscellaneous Information

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