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Name: Louisa Crump

Burial Number: 1704

Gender: Female

Born: 00/06/1859

Died: 28/7/1939

Buried: 01/08/1939


Louisa Ann Dale was born in Camberwell, London, June qtr. 1859. She was the daughter of John Henry Dale, 30yrs, Piano Tuner, and Louisa Sophia, 30yrs, nee Wllingale; she had 2 siblings, Walter b.1856, and Miriam b.1861.

In July 1879, Louisa, 19yrs, married William Thomas Crump, 28yrs, in Camberwell, London, he was a commercial traveller in the confectionery trade, and during their marriage they moved from West Ham, Essex to Hastings, Sussex, back to London, and then finally to Worthing, Sussex. William and Louisa had 4 children, William John b.1881, Dorothy b.1882, Gertrude b.1886, and Gladys b.1890.

Their retirement to Worthing took place after 1911, they lived at Kenilworth, Browning Road, where William died on 5th August 1917, aged 66yrs. Louisa remained in Worthing, she lived at 64, St. Lawrence Road, where she died, aged 80yrs, on 28th July 1939. Probate was granted to Gladys Beatrice Crump, spinster, effects, £842 0s 7d. Value 2021 – £56K.

Researcher: Maggi Martin

The Grave

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Location in Cemetery

Area: SES Row: 6 Plot: 22

Exact Location (what3words): unit.slave.noble

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



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In loving remembrance of William Thomas Crump devoted husband and father passed beyond 5th August 1917 aged 66 "How sweet the name of Jesus sounds". Also Louisa Ann wife of the above. Our beloved Gertrude passed on February 19th 1939

Further Information


Name: Louisa Ann Crump

Gender: Female

Born: 00/06/1859

Town: Camberwell

County: London

Country: England


Maiden Name:Dale

Marriage Date: /07/1879

Spouse First Name: William

Spouse Second Name: Thomas

Spouse Last Name: Crump

Town of Marriage: Camberwell

County of Marriage: London

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 28/7/1939

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 1: Kennilworth

Address line 3: Browning Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


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Personal Effects

Money left to others: £842 0 s 7 d

Current value of effects: £56000

Census Information


Living at Camden Terrace, Camberwell, London. John H. Dale, 42yrs, Piano Tuner, wife, Louisa S. 42yrs, 3 children, Walter, 15yrs, apprentice, Louisa A. 12yrs, and Miriam S. 10yrs.


Living at 56, Vicarage Road, West Ham, Essex. William Thomas, 30yrs, Commercial Traveller, Confectionery, wife, Louisa Ann, 21yrs, son, William John, 9months.


Living at 6, Priory Avenue, Hastings, Sussex. William T. Crump, 50yrs, Commercial Traveller, Confectionery, wife, Louisa Ann, 41yrs, son, William John, 20yrs, Chef, daughters, Dorothy, 18yrs, Gertrude, 14yrs, Gladys, 10yrs


Living at 198, Stanstead Road, Forest Hills, London. William Thomas Crump, 60yrs, Commercial Traveller, Confectionery, wife, Louisa Ann, 51yrs, daughter, Gladys Beatrice, 20yrs, single.

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