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Name: Joseph Jupp

Burial Number: 0127

Gender: Male

Occupation: Brass Founder

Born: 5/7/1812

Died: 08/02/1887

Buried: 12/02/1887


Joseph was born in Shoreditch, Middlesex, the son of Charles and Martha. He was baptised at St Leonard’s church, Shoreditch on 30th August 1812. The family lived in Phipps Street and Charles worked as a tailor. Joseph worked as a brass founder, an extremely hot and dirty job melting brass and pouring it into moulds. On 12th August 1837, Joseph married Caroline Dawson at St Botolph without Bishopsgate church. The couple moved to William Street in Islington where their daughter Emily Eleanor was born in May 1841. By 1846, the family were living in Shepperton Street, Islington where a son William was born on 12th August. By 1851, Joseph was running his own foundry employing 2 labourers. Joseph had retired to Worthing by 1871, living in Teville Road. He died suddenly on 8th February 1887 at South Villa in Christchurch Road, Worthing. Probate was granted on 4th March to Caroline Jupp widow and Henry Cox, 61 Essex Road, Islington, gas engineer. Effects £6268 19s 4d. Re-sworn £7008 19s 4d.

Researcher: Carol Sullivan

The Grave

Photograph of headstone for Joseph Jupp

Location in Cemetery

Area: EB Row: 5 Plot: 34

Exact Location (what3words): rivers.thanks.youth

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



No description of the headstone has been added.


In loving memory of Joseph Jupp Esqr. the dearly loved husband of Caroline Jupp who departed this life Febry 8th 1887 aged 74 years "Beloved in life, lamented in death" Also of the above Caroline Jupp who died Janry 20th 1892 aged 78 years "At rest"

Further Information


Name: Joseph Jupp

Gender: Male

Born: 5/7/1812

Town: Shoreditch

County: Middlesex

Country: England


Maiden Name: Not applicable

Marriage Date: 12/8/1837

Spouse First Name: Caroline

Spouse Last Name: Dawson

Town of Marriage: Bishopsgate

County of Marriage: London

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 08/02/1887

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 1: South Villa

Address line 3: Christchurch Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: £7008 19 s 4 d

Current value of effects: £575079.00

Census Information


William Street, Islington, Middx

Joseph aged 28, brass founder. Caroline aged 27. Emily aged 1 month.


21 New Charles Street, Finsbury, Middx.

Joseph aged 38, brass founder employing 2 labourers. Caroline aged 37. Emily aged 9. William aged 4. Thomas Hall aged 15, apprentice. Plus 1 servant.


21 New Charles Street, Finsbury, Middx.

Joseph aged 48, brass founder. Caroline aged 47. Emily aged 19. George Eade aged 19, apprentice. Plus 1 servant.


4 Osborne Villas, Teville Road, Worthing.

Joseph aged 58, retired metal founder. Caroline aged 57. Emily aged 29. Plus 1 servant.


4 Teville Road, Worthing.

Joseph aged 68, no occupation. Caroline aged 67. Jessie Jupp aged 11, grand daughter. Plus 1 servant.

Miscellaneous Information

No miscellaneous information is available for this burial record.