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Name: Louisa Skindle

Burial Number: 0421

Gender: Female

Occupation: Private means. Sister of William Skindle.

Born: 00/00/1829

Died: 24/09/1903

Buried: 29/09/1903


Louisa was born in Taplow, the daughter of William and Mary and the sister of William. She was baptised at Taplow on 22nd September 1829. Her father ran The Orkney Arms by the side of the Thames. Louisa never married and spent some of her life living with her sister Mary and brother-in-law William Cripps who was a farmer. When Mary married again after being widowed, Louisa moved with her to Eastbourne.  By 1901, Louisa was living with her brother William in Worthing. He ran the Orkney Arms in Taplow after his father died and then The Marine Hotel in Worthing. William retired to Manor Road and Louisa joined him there. She died on 24th September 1903. No probate.

Researcher: Carol Sullivan

The Grave

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Location in Cemetery

Area: EB Row: 4 Plot: 34

Exact Location (what3words): wanted.bump.clay

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



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In loving memory of Louisa Skindle died Sept 24th 1903 aged 74 years "Thy will be done"

Further Information


Name: Louisa Skindle

Gender: Female

Born: 00/00/1829

Town: Taplow

County: Buckinghamshire

Country: England


Maiden Name: Not applicable

No marriage information is available for this burial record.

Information at Death

Date of Death: 24/09/1903

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 1: Hamilton Cottage

Address line 2: Manor Road

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


Orkney Arms Inn, Taplow, Bucks.

William aged 50, inn keeper. Mary aged 45. William aged 25. Elizabeth aged 20, wife. Henry aged 14. Louisa aged 11.


Albion Inn, Edenbridge, Kent

Louisa aged 20, housekeeper. Plus 4 Servants. The landlord William Cripps is listed as a visitor at The Orkney Arms, Taplow.


“Wintersell Farm” Crowhurst, Kent

Louisa aged 30, no occupation. Living with her sister Mary and brother in Law William Cripps, farmer of 480 acres.


King Street, Bray, Berks.

Louisa aged 41, living with her sister Mary, widow. Plus 1 servant.


Clifford House, Blackwater Road, Eastbourne, Sussex.

Louisa aged 51, annuitant. Living with her sister Mary and brother-in-law Thomas Webster, retired. Plus 2 servants.


“Benarra” Blackwater Road, Eastbourne, Sussex.

Louisa aged 61, private means. Living with her sister Mary and brother-in-law Thomas Webster, private means. Plus 2 servants.


Hamilton Cottage, Manor Road, Worthing.

Louisa aged 73, private means. William Skindle aged 84, widower, private means. Plus 1 servant.

Miscellaneous Information

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