Name: John Dodsworth
Burial Number: 1100
Occupation: Collecting Clerk; Newsvendor; Stationer; Printer; Lithographer;
John Dodsworth was born in 1845 at St. George in the East, London, to James Dodsworth, 43yrs, Newsagent, and Harriet nee Bedwell, 36yrs. He had 3 siblings, James b. 1835, Alice, b. 1847, and Benjamin b. 1850. His father’s newspaper business was in Cannon Street as was the family home, and John lived there until his marriage, at the age of 49yrs, to Harriet Rowley, 36yrs, in Tonbridge, Kent. By then, John was a Stationer and Printer, running his own business as a Lithographer, with his brother, Benjamin, in St. George Street, East London. They had a daughter, Mabel Harriet, in 1886, and by 1911, they had moved to 63, Richmond Road, Worthing.
In 1922, John died on 23rd September, at Seabank, Manor Road, Worthing, aged 78yrs. Probate was granted to his widow, Harriet Dodsworth, and daughter Mabel Harriet Dodsworth, spinster. Effects – £6186 0s 6d. Value 2019 – £348K.
Researcher: Maggie Martin
Location in Cemetery
Area: SES Row: 7 Plot: 7
Exact Location (what3words): assume.leads.necks
Ashes or Urn: Unknown
No description of the headstone has been added.
To the dear memory of John Dodsworth born 3rd May 1844 fell asleep 23rd Sept 1922
Name: John Dodsworth
Town: St George’s
Occupation:Collecting Clerk; Newsvendor; Stationer; Printer; Lithographer;
Maiden Name: Not applicable
Marriage Date: //1894
Spouse First Name: Harriet
Spouse Last Name: Rowley
Town of Marriage: Tonbridge
County of Marriage: Kent
Country of Marriage: England
Information at Death
Date of Death: 23/09/1922
Cause of death: Unknown
Address line 1: Seabank
Address line 3: Manor Road
No obituary has been entered.
Money left to others: £6186 0 s 6 d
Value of effects in 2020: £348000
Living at Cannon Street, St. George in the East, London. James Dodsworth, 49yrs, Newsagent. Wife, Harriet, 41yrs, James, 10yrs, John, 6yrs, Alice, 4yrs, Benjamin, 1yr, Henry Davison, 16yrs, Messenger.
Living at Cannon Street, St. George in the East, London. James Dodsworth, 59yrs, Newsvendor, employing 3 boys, wife, Harriet, 51yrs, James, 28yrs, Assurance Office Clerk, Alice, 14yrs, Benjamin, 11yrs.
Living at Cannon Street, St. George in the East, London. James Dodsworth, 69yrs, Newsvendor, wife, Harriet, 61yrs, John, 26yrs, Stationer and Printer, Alice, 24yrs, Benjamin, 22yrs, Clerk.
Living at Cannon Street, St. George in the East, London. Harriet Dodsworth, w. 71yrs, widow, John, 36yrs, Stationer, Alice, 34yrs, Post Office Asst. Clerk, Benjamin, 31yrs, Stationer.
Living at Cannon Street, St. George in the East, London. Harriet Dodsworth, w. 81yrs, John, 46yrs, Printer, Alice, 44yrs, Benjamin, 41yrs, plus 1 domestic servant.
Living at 10, The Drive, Cranbrook, Ilford, Essex. John Dodsworth, 56yrs, Printer and Stationer, wife, Harriet 43yrs, daughter, Mabel Harriet, 5yrs, plus 2 domestic servants.
Living at Bealings House, 63, Richmond Road, Worthing. John Dodsworth, 66yrs, Lithographer, wife, Harriet 53yrs, daughter, Mabel Harriet, 15yrs, plus 1 domestic servant.