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Name: Mabel North

Burial Number: 1897

Gender: Female

Occupation: Needlewoman

Born: 13/03/1884

Died: 15/06/1960

Buried: 18/06/1960


Mabel Annie North was born on 13th March 1884 in Chichester, Sussex, the daughter of Thomas Harry North, 45yrs, Police Constable, and Annie, 34yrs, nee Hills. She was the eldest of 4 children, Edith Alice b.1886, Frederick Gordon b.1889, and Charles b.1891.

She lived with her family for most of her life and remained unmarried. At 17yrs, Mabel was apprenticed to a milliner and then she was self-employed, working at home, as a needlewoman.

In the 1920s she moved to Worthing, Sussex, with her mother, Annie, who died in 1928. Mabel remained in Worthing, and in 1939 she was living at 8, Eton Road, where she stayed until her death.

On 15th June 1960, Mabel died at 26, Cowper Road, Worthing, aged 76yrs. Probate was granted to Frederick Gordon North, retired civil servant, and Edith Alice Prentice, effects £2109 3s 11d. Value 2022 – £51,700.

Researcher: Maggi Martin

The Grave

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Location in Cemetery

Area: SWS Row: 6 Plot: 15

Exact Location (what3words): leave.nods.share

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



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In loving memory of our dear mother Annie North died 14th January 1928 aged 76 years. And her daughter Mabel Annie North died 15th June 1960 aged 76 years.

Further Information


Name: Mabel Annie North

Gender: Female

Born: 13/03/1884

Town: Chichester

County: Sussex

Country: England


Maiden Name:North

No marriage information is available for this burial record.

Information at Death

Date of Death: 15/06/1960

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 2: 8

Address line 3: Eton Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: £2109 3 s 11 d

Current value of effects: £51700

Census Information


Living at 13, High Street, Chichester, Sussex. Thomas H. North, 52yrs, Retired Police Constable, wife, Annie, 41yrs, 4 children, Mabel A. 7yrs, Edith A. 5yrs, Frederick G. 2yrs, and Charles P. 4months.


Living at 20, Basin Road, Chichester, Sussex. Annie North, 50yrs, married, daughters, Mabel A. 17yrs, Milliner’s Apprentice, Alice, 15yrs, Cashier General Stores, sons, Frederick, 12yrs, and Charles, 10yrs.


Living at South Bank, Chichester, Sussex.

Annie North
Female 69 Not Occupied For A Living
Mabel North
Female 37 Home Duties
Frederick North
Male 32 Clerk Post Office Telephones
Winifred North
Female 28 Home Duties
Enid Pards
Female 4

Miscellaneous Information

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