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Name: John Pengelly

Burial Number: 0893

Gender: Male

Born: 00/00/1838

Died: 05/03/1918

Buried: 09/03/1918


In 1851 John is living with his Parents at 4 The Polygon, Bristol. John is attending school.

In 1861 he is living with his parents at Wesley Place, Tunstall, Stoke on Trent. His Father is a Weslyan minister. John has no occupation.

By 1871 John has moved with his family to 5 St. Paul’s Yard, Portsea, Portsmouth. John is shown not to have any occupation or calling.

By 1881 John and his family have moved to Worthing and are living at 15 West Buildings.

John’s Father died in 1884 in Worthing and John and his two siblings, Elizabeth and Christina remained living with their Mother at 15 West Buildings.  Their Mother died in 1894 and the three children moved to Hill Crest, Manor Road Worthing.  On the 1911 census John is shown to be feeble minded.

John died 5th March 1918 in Worthing and the probate record shows he left £2689 12s 10s (approx £78,000 in 2020) to his Sister Christina Ann Pengelly


Researcher: Jackie Rooney

The Grave

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Location in Cemetery

Area: NES Row: 5 Plot: 16

Exact Location (what3words):

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



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In loving memory of Elizabeth eldest daughter of J.C. Pengelly Wesleyan Minister died February 8th 1912 John W Pengelly son of John and Christina Pengelly died March 5th 1915 aged 80

Further Information


Name: John Walker Pengelly

Gender: Male

Born: 00/00/1838

Town: Stockton-on-Tees

County: Durham (County Durham)

Country: England


Maiden Name: Not applicable

No marriage information is available for this burial record.

Information at Death

Date of Death: 05/03/1918

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 1: Hill Crest

Address line 3: Manor Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: £2689 12 s 10 d

Current value of effects: £78000

Census Information


Short Hill Nottingham

John Pengelly age 35, Christina age 35, Elizabeth age 5, John age 3, Christina age 1


4 The Polygon, Clifton. Bristol

John Pengelly (Head) age 48, Christina (Wife) age 47, Elizabeth (Daughter) age 14, John (Son age 13, Christina (Daughter) age 11


Wesley Place, Tunstall, Stoke on Trent

John Carey Pengelly (Head) age 58, Christina (Wife) age 56, John (Son) age 22, Elizabeth (Daughter) age 24, Christina (Daughter) age 21, plus 1 servant


5 St. Paul’s Yard, Portsea, Portsmouth

John Pengelly (Head) age 68, Christina (Wife) age 67, Elizabeth (Daughter) age 34, John (Son) age 33,  Christina (Daughter) age 31,


15 West Buildings Worthing Sussex

John (Head) age 78, Christina (Wife) age 77, Elizabeth (Daughter) age 44, John Walter (Son) age 43, Christina (Daughter) age 41


15 West buildings Worthing

Christina (Head) age 87, Elizabeth (Daughter) age54, John (Son) age 53, Christina A (Daughter)       age 51,


Hillcrest Manor Road Heene Worthing

Elizabeth Pengelly (Head) age 64, John (Brother) age 63, Christina (Sister) age 61


Hillcrest Manor Road, Worthing

Elizabeth Pengelly (Head) age 74, John (Brother) age 72, Christina (Sister) age 71

Miscellaneous Information

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