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Name: Kate Bushby

Burial Number: 0790

Gender: Female

Occupation: Fruiterer, Greengrocer

Born: 9/04/1876

Died: 09/06/1915

Buried: 12/06/1915


Kate was born in 1876 to Joseph and Emily Arnold. Joseph was a Greengrocer / Fruiterer. In 1891 Kate was helping in her Father’s Greengrocers in Worthing. On 2nd April 1899 Kate married Thomas Harry Bushby in the Parish of Heene, Worthing. They had 3 children (2 sons, 1 Daughter). Thomas Harry worked as a Greengrocer / Fruiterer in Brighton. By 1911 the family had moved back to Worthing where he continued working as a Greengrocer / Fruiterer.
Kate died 9th June 1915 at 29 Rowlands Road of cirrhosis of the liver and haematemesis, her Husband was in attendance at the death. She left the sum of £182 15s 8d (£21260.00 in 2020) to her Husband Thomas Harry Bushby

Researcher: Jackie Rooney

The Grave

Photograph of headstone for Kate Bushby

Location in Cemetery

Area: NES Row: 1 Plot: 6

Exact Location (what3words): folds.trip.happen

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



No description of the headstone has been added.


In loving memory of my dear Wife Kate Bushby who died 9th June 1915 aged 39 "Peace Perfect Peace"

Further Information


Name: Kate Bushby

Gender: Female

Born: 9/04/1876

Town: Unknown

County: Surrey

Country: England


Maiden Name:Arnold

Marriage Date: 02/04/1899

Spouse First Name: Thomas

Spouse Second Name: Harry

Spouse Last Name: Bushby

Town of Marriage: Unknown

County of Marriage: Sussex

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 09/06/1915

Cause of death: Cirrhosis of Liver; Haematemesis;

Address line 2: 29

Address line 3: Rowlands Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: £182 15 s 8 d

Current value of effects: £21260

Census Information


Living at Bell Vale Road, Little Woolton, Lancashire – Joseph aged 30 (head), Emily aged 31 (Wife) Kate aged 5 (Daughter), Bertha aged 3 (Daughter), Annie aged 2 (Daughter)


Living at 157 Montague Street, Worthing – Joseph aged 40 (head), Emily aged 40 (Wife), Kate aged 15, (Daughter), Annie aged 12 (Daughter), Bertha aged 8 (Daughter), Catherine H aged 7 (Daughter),Albert aged 5 (son), Annie Hartman aged 46 (Wife’s Sister)


Living at 95 St James Street, Brighton – Thomas H aged 27 (Head), Kate aged 24 (Wife), Leslie J aged 1 (Son), plus 1 servant


Living at 29 Rowlands Road, Worthing – Thomas H aged 39 (Head), Kate aged 37 (Wife), Leslie T aged 11 (Son), Cyril A aged 7 (Son), Gladys A aged 2 (Daughter)

Miscellaneous Information

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