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Name: John Roberts

Burial Number: 0012

Gender: Male

Occupation: Cordwainer/Shoemaker

Born: 06/05/1805

Died: 00/02/1875

Buried: 03/03/1875


John was born in Pevensey, Sussex, the son of Griffith and Rebecca. He was baptised at Pevensey on 19th May 1805. The family were living in Worthing by 1848 when Griffith died. Rebecca and John lived in Ann Street before moving to Market Street. John worked as a shoemaker, living with his mother until her death in 1855. He then moved to Paragon Street. By 1871, John was living in Montague Street with another shoemaker, Richard Furness and his family. John died at the end of February 1875 and was buried at Heene on 3rd March. No probate.

Researcher: Carol Sullivan

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Further Information


Name: John Roberts

Gender: Male

Born: 06/05/1805

Town: Pevensey

County: Sussex

Country: England


Maiden Name: Not applicable

No marriage information is available for this burial record.

Information at Death

Date of Death: 00/02/1875

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 1: 87

Address line 3: Montague Street

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: No value recorded

Current value of effects: Not calculated

Census Information


9 Market Street, Worthing.

John aged 46, cordwainer. Rebecca aged 73, infirm pauper.


9 Paragon Street, Worthing.

John aged 55, shoemaker. Lodging with Mary Richardson aged 78, a pauper.


87 Montague Street, Worthing.

John aged 67, shoemaker. Lodging with Richard Furness, shoemaker and wife.

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