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Name: Jeannie Meuter

Burial Number: 1530

Gender: Female

Occupation: Drapery Assistant

Born: 00/00/1855

Died: 03/03/1932

Buried: 08/03/1932


Jane (Jeannie) Meuter nee Adshead

1855 – 1932

Jane Adshead was born in Portsmouth to John Adshead, a gunner in the Royal Navy and his wife Mary Ann Worthington. Jane had two sisters: Mary Caroline, b. 1853 and Charlotte, b. 1862 and a brother, John, b. 1865. Jane, a drapery assistant, married Belgium born, Arnold William Robert Henry Meuter in 1877 at Portsea. Arnold, known as William, was a clerk for the Pacific and Orient Steam Navigation Company and was probably widely travelled.

Jane and William had two children born in Malta: Gerhard William Kirton (1884 to 1912) and Edith Margaret (1887 to 1966).

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Researcher: Pat Brownbill

The Grave

Photograph of headstone for Jeannie Meuter

Location in Cemetery

Area: NES Row: 5 Plot: 15

Exact Location (what3words): jazz.turns.poker

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



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In loving memory of Gerhard William Kirton the dearly loved only son of William and Jeannie Meuter who fell asleep February 2nd 1912 aged 28 years "Blessed be the pure in heart for they shall see God" Math. v.8 William Meuter born 29th Sept 1849 died 20 Sept 1934 Jeannie wife of W. Meuter March 3rd 1932 aged 75

Further Information


Name: Jeannie Meuter

Gender: Female

Born: 00/00/1855

Town: Portsmouth

County: Hampshire

Country: England


Maiden Name:Adshead

Marriage Date: //1877

Spouse First Name: Arnold

Spouse Second Name: William

Spouse Last Name: Meuter

Town of Marriage: Portsea

County of Marriage: Hampshire

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 03/03/1932

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 2: 4

Address line 3: Eton Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


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Personal Effects

Money left to others: No value recorded

Current value of effects: Not calculated

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