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Name: Marie Livings

Burial Number: 1750

Gender: Female

Occupation: Domestic Help

Born: 21/10/1882

Died: 04/06/1942

Buried: 04/06/1942


Marie Louise Livings was born on 21st October 1882 in Reading Berkshire to Alexander and Mary Ann Emily Livings. Alexander worked as head of the ledger department at the Royal Seed Establishment, Sutton & Sons in Reading.



The family lived for many years at Southcote Lodge, Southcote Road, Reading, Berkshire. (Picture is a view of modern day Southcote lodge)



Alexander died in 1914 in Reading. After this Marie Louise lived with Margaret Reid as her live in companion.  By 1939 Marie Louise had moved to Worthing with her sister Dora and both were working as a Daily Domestic Help. They lived at 12 Mansfield Close, Worthing Sussex.  Marie Louise died on 4th June 1942 in Worthing Sussex

Researcher: Jackie Rooney

The Grave

No headstone image available

Location in Cemetery

Area: NES Row: 3 Plot: 18

Exact Location (what3words): ends.like.tall

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



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In loving memory of Mary Ann Emily Livings who passed away 14 Nov 1921 aged 84 "The gift of God is eternal life"

Further Information


Name: Marie Louise Livings

Gender: Female

Born: 21/10/1882

Town: Reading

County: Berkshire

Country: England


Maiden Name: Not applicable

No marriage information is available for this burial record.

Information at Death

Date of Death: 04/06/1942

Cause of death: Unknown

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


Southcote Lodge Reading Berkshire

Alexander Livings (Head) age 52, Mary (Wife) age 52, Ellen (Daughter) age 23, Frances (Daughter) age 22, Florence (Daughter) age 19, Mabel (Daughter) age 17, Dora (Daughter) age 12, Montague (Son) age 10, Marie L (Daughter) age 8, plus 1 servant


Southcote lodge, Southcote Road Reading Berkshire

Alexander Livings (Head) age 62, Mary A E (Wife) age 62, Ellen (Daughter) age 33, Frances (Daughter) age 32, Mabel (Daughter) age 27, Dora (Daughter) age 22, Marie L (Daughter) age 18, plus 1 servant


14 Southcote Road, Reading Berkshire

Alexander Livings (Head) age 72, Mary Ann Emily (Wife) age 72, Mabel (Daughter) age 37, Dora (Daughter) age 32, Mabel Louise (Daughter) age 28, plus 1 servant


6 Crescent Rd Kingston Hill, Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey

Margaret Reid (Head) age 35, Marie Louise Livings (Companion) age 37, Fanny Esther Barrow (Sister) age 48


12 Mansfield Close, Worthing Sussex

Marie L Livings age 57, Dora Livings, age 61, Ellen Parrott, age 72

Miscellaneous Information

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