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Name: Janetta Francis

Burial Number: 0626

Gender: Female

Distinction: Maiden name - Stuchfield

Born: 00/00/1858

Died: 20/01/1911

Buried: 26/01/1911


Janet Stuchfield was born in 1858 at Kings Cross, Middlesex. Her father was George Stuchfield, 32yrs, a Coffee House Keeper, her mother, Jenet, she had a younger brother, Henry, born 1860.
In 1879, aged 21yrs, Janetta, as she now called herself, married Charles Randall Francis, a Grocer, on 14th July, at St. Peter’s Church, Brighton, Sussex.
Their daughter, Emma, was born in 1880, a son, Horace Arthur, in 1888, and two more daughters, Eva, 1891, and Hilda 1893. Charles expanded his grocery business becoming a Wine and Spirit Merchant at 78, Western Road, Brighton, and by 1901 he had moved his family to ‘Ivanhoe’ St. Botolph’s Road, Worthing.
Tragedy struck the family in 1911 when Janetta died on 20th January, aged 52yrs, 7 days after the death of her husband, Charles, 63yrs, on 13th January.

Researcher: Maggi Martin

The Grave

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Location in Cemetery

Area: SES Row: 9 Plot: 17

Exact Location (what3words): honest.dive.hopes

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



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In loving memory of our dear father Charles Randall Francis who fell asleep 13th Jan 1911. Also of our dear mother Janetta 21st Jan 1911 "Till we meet"

Further Information


Name: Janetta Francis

Gender: Female

Born: 00/00/1858

Town: Kings Cross

County: Middlesex

Country: England


Maiden Name:Stuchfield

Marriage Date: 14/7/1879

Spouse First Name: Charles

Spouse Second Name: Randall

Spouse Last Name: Francis

Town of Marriage: Brighton

County of Marriage: Sussex

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 20/01/1911

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 1: Ivanhoe

Address line 3: St. Botolph's Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


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Personal Effects

Money left to others: £348 7 s 8 d

Current value of effects: £41000

Census Information


Living at Pentonville Road, Middlesex. George Stuchfield, 35yrs, Coffee House Keeper, wife, Jenet 38yrs, 2 children, Janet 3, Henry 1, Nephew, Thomas Twigg 12, Sister, Mary Ann Stuchfield, 39yrs, plus 2 domestic servants.


Living at 78 Western Road, Brighton. Charles R. Francis, 34yrs, Cheesemonger, wife, Janetta, 23yrs, H. Stuchfield, 21yrs, Clerk, plus 1 domestic servant and 2 shop assistants.


Living at 78, Western Road, Brighton. Charles R. Francis, 44yrs, Grocer, Wine and Spirit Merchant, wife, Janetta, 33yrs, 3 children, Emma A. 11yrs, Horace A. 3yrs, Eva N. 3months.


Living at Ivanhoe, St. Botolph’s Road, Worthing. Charles R. Francis, 54yrs, Grocer, wife, Janetta, 43yrs, 3 children, Horace A. 13yrs, Eva N. 11yrs, Hilda M. 8yrs.

Miscellaneous Information

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