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Name: Irene Greenfield

Burial Number: 1535

Gender: Female

Occupation: Wife of Charles Greenfield

Born: 00/00/1903

Died: 31/03/1932

Buried: 04/04/1932


Irene was born in Beckenham, daughter of Walter Bayne Davies and his wife Caroline Cecilia. She was baptised at Christ Church, Penge on 3rd May 1903. Irene’s father was a tile merchant. By 1911, the family were living in Wallington in Surrey. In the summer of 1928, Irene married Charles William Gilbert Greenfield, the son of Nimshi and Eliza Greenfield of Thorn Road, Worthing. Charles was a chauffeur. The couple moved into a flat at 46 Rowlands Road. On 16th March 1932, Irene gave birth to a son Brian in Worthing Hospital. Sadly she died on 31st March of septicaemia. Her little son died a week later on 6th April. Mother and son were buried together. No probate.

Charles married again in 1938.

Researcher: Carol Sullivan

The Grave

Photograph of headstone for Irene Greenfield

Location in Cemetery

Area: EB Row: 4 Plot: 25

Exact Location (what3words): undulation.dices.zone

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



No description of the headstone has been added.


My darling wife Irene Greenfield fell asleep 31st March 1932 aged 29 years also Brian our son 6th April 1932 aged 3 weeks "Sleep on beloved until we meet again"

Further Information


Name: Irene Catherine Greenfield

Gender: Female

Born: 00/00/1903

Town: Beckenham

County: Kent

Country: England


Maiden Name:Davies

Marriage Date: //1928

Spouse First Name: Charles

Spouse Second Name: William

Spouse Last Name: Greenfield

Town of Marriage: Worthing

County of Marriage: Sussex

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 31/03/1932

Cause of death: Septicaemia and Breast Abscess 15 days after childbirth. No Post Mortem.

Address line 1: Worthing Hospital

Address line 2: Lyndhurst 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


“Homestead” Wordsworth Road, Wallington, Surrey.
Walter aged 33, tile merchant. Cecilia (Caroline) aged 32. Irene aged 8. Joyce aged 5.


264 Brighton Road, Croydon, Surrey

First name(s) Last name Relationship to head Sex Birth year Age Birth place Occupation Employer
Walter Bayone Davies
M 1878 43 Swansea, Glamorganshire, Wales Commercial Traveller 37 Tratoy London Tee Merchants
Irene Katherine Davies
F 1903 18 Beckenham, Kent, England Florists Assistant Mayses Steward Florists
Joyce Elaine Davies
F 1905 16 Beckenham, Kent, England

Miscellaneous Information

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