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Name: Jane Pugh

Burial Number: 0572

Gender: Female

Occupation: Nurse; Domestic Servant

Born: 00/00/1846

Died: 03/11/1908

Buried: 07/11/1908


Jane was born in Aberystwyth, the daughter of Hugh and Elizabeth. She was baptised in the local chapel of St Michael on Christmas Day 1846. Her father worked for a local solicitor. As a young girl, Jane worked with her sister as dressmakers. By 1871, she had moved to the south coast of England, working in service as a nurse. She was sometimes known by her middle name of Helen. By 1881, Jane was working in Hove but there is no trace of her in 1891 Census. In 1901, Jane was boarding in Camberwell, Surrey. The Census records showed that she was paralysed. Jane died on 3rd November 1908 at 35 Thorn Road, Worthing. This was a boarding house run by Jane’s sister Annie Elizabeth Singre and her husband Edouard. Annie died in 1912 and is also buried at Heene. Probate was granted to her sister Margaret on 4th December 1908. Effects £136 10s 4d.

Researcher: Carol Sullivan

The Grave

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Location in Cemetery

Area: NWS Row: 2 Plot: 9

Exact Location (what3words): glory.fast.lasted

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



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In loving memory of Jane Helen Pugh died November 3rd 1908 aged 61 years

Further Information


Name: Jane Helen Pugh

Gender: Female

Born: 00/00/1846

Town: Aberystwyth

County: Cardiganshire

Country: Wales


Maiden Name: Not applicable

No marriage information is available for this burial record.

Information at Death

Date of Death: 03/11/1908

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 1: 35

Address line 2: Thorn Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: £136 10 s 4 d

Current value of effects: £10670.00

Census Information


28 Portland Street, Aberystwyth, Cardiganshire

Hugh aged 38, solicitor’s writing clerk. Elizabeth aged 40. James aged 13. Ann Elizabeth aged 11. Margaret aged 7. Susanna aged 9. Jane aged 4. Hugh aged 1.


Portland Street, Aberystwyth.

Hugh aged 48, law clerk. Elizabeth aged 49. Margaret aged 17, dressmaker. Jane aged 14, dressmaker. Melliam Humphreys aged 3, nephew.


Burlington House, Hartington Place, Eastbourne, Sussex.

Jane aged 23, nurse, domestic servant. In household of Anna Griffiths, barrister’s wife.


41 Lansdowne Place, Hove, Sussex.

Helen (Jane) aged 33, domestic servant in household of Georgina E Orlebar, widow, private means.


149 Denmark Hill, Camberwell, Surrey.

Jane aged 51, boarder in house of Augusta Stowe-Price, proprietor.

Jane is described as “paralysed”

Miscellaneous Information

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