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Name: Katie Potten

Burial Number: 0178

Gender: Female

Occupation: Daughter of Horace and Matilda Potten

Born: 00/12/1872

Died: 13/09/1891

Buried: 17/09/1891


Katie was born in Heene, the daughter of Horace and Matilda. Her father was a carpenter and the family lived in Linden Cottage on the corner of Brunswick Road. Katie suffered from a spinal condition and never worked. She died three months before her 19th birthday.

Researcher: Carol Sullivan

The Grave

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Location in Cemetery

Area: EB Row: 4 Plot: 18

Exact Location (what3words): grapes.reef.person

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



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In fond remembrance of Katie the beloved daughter of Horace & Matilda E Potten died September 13th 1891 aged 18 years and 9 months "The Lord gave and the Lord hath taken away. Blessed be the name of the Lord" Job 1 v21

Further Information


Name: Katie Potten

Gender: Female

Born: 00/12/1872

Town: Heene

County: Sussex

Country: England


Maiden Name: Not applicable

No marriage information is available for this burial record.

Information at Death

Date of Death: 13/09/1891

Cause of death: Caries of the spine. Albuminoid degeneration of organs.

Address line 1: "Linden Cottage"

Address line 2: Milton Road

Town: Heene

County: Sussex

Country: England


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Personal Effects

Money left to others: No value recorded

Current value of effects: Not calculated

Census Information


Brunswick Road, Heene

Horace aged 38, carpenter. Matilda aged 40. Frederick aged 12, telegraph messenger. Joseph aged 11. Henry aged 10. Kate aged 8. Mary Ann aged 7. Henry Richardson aged 40, lodger, gardener.


Linden Cottage, Milton Road, Worthing.

Horace aged 48, carpenter. Matilda aged 49. Kate aged 18, dependent on father. Mary Ann aged 17, dressmaker. Herbert Poole aged 18, lodger, carpenter’s apprentice.


Miscellaneous Information

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