Female portrait placeholder image

Name: Jane Dunmill

Burial Number: 1178

Gender: Female

Occupation: Housemaid; Housekeeper

Born: 00/00/1841

Died: 15/10/1924

Buried: 22/10/1924


Jane was the daughter of John Dunmill and Mary Ann nee Halt. She was baptised on 12th February 1841 at Hadleigh. She did not marry but her sister married James Peck and their daughter Gertrude Elizabeth Jane was mentioned in Jane’s probate announcement. In 1861, Jane was a housemaid in the household of Edward H Rogers, the Vicar of Thames Ditton, Surrey. By 1871, she had become his housekeeper, holding the position for almost the next 20 years. By 1911, she had moved to Foxley Lodge, Rowlands Road, Worthing, living with Gertrude Peck. Gertrude was Jane’s carer by 1921, as she was by now an invalid. Jane died at Foxley Lodge on 15th October 1924 aged 84. She left an estate of £453 16s 8d. Probate granted on 6th December to Gertrude Elizabeth Jane Peck, spinster.

Researcher: Angela Levy

The Grave

No headstone image available

Location in Cemetery

Area: SES Row: 7 Plot: 22

Exact Location (what3words): unit.slave.noble

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



EndowedGrave: Keep tidy


In loving memory of Jane Dunmill died 15th October 1924 also of her niece Gertrude Elizabeth Jane Peck

Further Information


Name: Jane Dunmill

Gender: Female

Born: 00/00/1841

Town: Hadleigh

County: Suffolk

Country: England


Maiden Name: Not applicable

No marriage information is available for this burial record.

Information at Death

Date of Death: 15/10/1924

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 1: Foxley Lodge

Address line 3: Rowlands Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: £453 16 s 8 d

Current value of effects: £21025.00

Census Information


Churchyard, Hadleigh, Cosford, Suffolk.

Mary Ann aged 44, widow, laundress. Jane aged 11.


St Nicholas Church, Church Lane, Thames Ditton, Surrey.

Edward Honey Rogers aged 33, vicar. Mary Fraser aged 35, cook, Jane Dunmill aged 21, housemaid.


The Vicarage, Thames Ditton, Surrey.

Edward H Rogers aged 43, vicar. Hannah Potter aged 64, cook. Jane Dunmill aged 28, housekeeper. Harry Potter, gardener.


Not found.


The Vicarage, Thames Ditton, Surrey.

Edward Rogers aged 63, vicar. Jane Dunmill aged 48, housekeeper. Emma Farrant aged 26, cook. Gertrude Peck aged 18, boarder, school governess.


not found


Foxley Lodge, Rowlands Road, Worthing.

Jane aged 70, private means. Gertrude Elizabeth Jane Peck aged 38, niece, companion. Plus 1 servant.


64 Rowlands Road, Worthing.

Jane aged 81, house duties, confirmed invalid. Gertrude Elizabeth Jane Peck aged 48, niece, companion and housekeeper.

Miscellaneous Information

No miscellaneous information is available for this burial record.