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Name: Maria Perriam

Burial Number: 0682

Gender: Female

Occupation: Domestic Servant

Born: 00/00/1839

Died: 10/10/1912

Buried: 14/10/1912


Maria Perriam was born in early  1839 in Thrupp, Stroud, Gloucester, she was the daughter of Elkanah Perriam, 35yrs, Woolsorter, and Rebeckah, 29yrs, nee Baker, Straw Bonnet Maker. She had 4 siblings, Mary Ann b.1835, Peninah b.1836, Albert b.1842, and Sarah b.1850.

Maria went into domestic service and at 31yrs old in 1871 she was 1 of 3 servants in the household of Frederick Eycott, a landowner and partner in a brewery, in Stroud. She was still in service with this family in 1881.Twenty years later in 1901, Maria was living with her widowed sister, Sarah, in Uckfield, Sussex.

On 10th October 1912 Maria died at St. Vincent, Wordsworth Road, Worthing, Sussex, aged 74.

Her address at the time of her death was 158, Rosendale Road, Dulwich, Surrey. Probate was granted to her sister, Sarah Ann Isbister Smith, widow, effects £991 13s 0d. Value 2023 – £144,800.

Researcher: Maggi Martin

The Grave

No headstone image available

Location in Cemetery

Area: SES Row: 9 Plot: 11

Exact Location (what3words): sleepy.sums.dent

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



None Found - Not listed in Heene Cemetery Index of Graves


None Found - Not listed in Heene Cemetery Index of Graves

Further Information


Name: Maria Perriam

Gender: Female

Born: 00/00/1839

Town: Stroud

County: Gloucestershire

Country: England


Maiden Name: Not applicable

No marriage information is available for this burial record.

Information at Death

Date of Death: 10/10/1912

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 2: 158

Address line 3: Rosendale Road

Town: Dulwich

County: Surrey

Country: England


No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: No value recorded

Current value of effects: Not calculated

Census Information


Living in Thrupp, Gloucestershire. Elkanah Perriam, Hd. 37yrs, Sorter, wife, Rebeckah, 31yrs, 2 daughters, Mary, 6yrs, and Maria, 2yrs.


Living in Thrupp, Gloucestershire. Elkanah Perriam, Hd. 47yrs, Sorter, wife, Rebeckah, 41yrs, 4 children, Maria, 11yrs, Albert, 9yrs, John, 6yrs, and Sarah, 1yr.


Living at Mountfield, Uckfield, Sussex. Sarah Ann I. Smith, Hd. 51yrs, widow, living on own means, daughter, Dorothy, sister, Maria Perriam, 62yrs, single, living on own means, plus 1 domestic servant.

Miscellaneous Information

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