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Name: Mary Abbott

Burial Number: 1582

Gender: Female

Occupation: Unknown

Born: 00/00/1847

Died: 07/05/1934

Buried: 10/05/1934


Mary was born in Forest Gate, the daughter of William and Louisa. Her father was a farmer. She was educated at Surreyside Ladies Establishment in Kingston.
Mary married Jabez Charles Abbott at All Saints, Marylebone on 30 Apr 1878. The couple farmed at East Ham before Jabez retired and the family moved to Chigwell.
By 1915, they had moved to Worthing, living at “Torrington” Manor Road. She continued to live there after Jabez died.
Mary died on 7 May 1934. Probate was granted on 13 Aug to Kenneth Donald Abbott merchant and John Ashton Burton chartered accountant.
Effects £4024 8s 2d (approx. £203K in 2020).

Researcher: Carol Sullivan

The Grave

Photograph of headstone for Mary Abbott

Location in Cemetery

Area: NB Row: 11 Plot: 3

Exact Location (what3words): feed.seated.often

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



No description of the headstone has been added.


"Jesu Mercy" In loving memory of Jabez Charles Abbott died September 19th 1922 aged 76 years. Also Mary Ann Abbott dearly beloved wife of above who passed way May 7th 1934 aged 86 years

Further Information


Name: Mary Ann Abbott

Gender: Female

Born: 00/00/1847

Town: Unknown

County: Essex

Country: England

Occupation: No occupation recorded


Maiden Name:Adams

Marriage Date: 30/04/1878

Spouse First Name: Jabez

Spouse Second Name: Charles

Spouse Last Name: Abbott

Town of Marriage: Unknown

County of Marriage: London

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 07/05/1934

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 2: 60

Address line 3: Manor Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: £4024 8 s 2 d

Value of effects in 2020: Not calculated

Census Information


Living at Wood Grange Farm, West Ham, Essex – William aged 41, farmer. Louisa aged 35. Louisa aged 10. Susan aged 8. Mary Ann aged 3. William aged 1. Plus 1 visitor and 2 servants


Living at Surreyside Ladies Establishment, Kingston, Surrey – Mary Ann aged 13, pupil at school run by Emma Wilmore


Living at Plashet Hall, East Ham, Essex – William aged 61, farmer. Ellen aged 43. Mary A aged 23. William aged 21, farmer. 4 visitors (Manley family) and 2 servants


Living at Abbott’s Farm, Wall End, East Ham – Jabez C aged 34, farmer. Minnie (Mary) aged 33. Kenneth D aged 1month. Plus 1 visitor, 1 nurse and 2 servants


Living at Wall End Farm, East Ham – Jabez C aged 43, farmer. Maria (Mary) aged 43. Violet aged 8. Gladys aged 6. Phyllis aged 3. Plus 2 servants


Living at Oakwood, High Road, Chigwell, Essex – Jabez C aged 54, own means. Minnie aged 53. Kenneth D aged 20, commercial clerk. Violet aged 18. Plus 2 servants


Living at Oakwood, Chigwell, Essex – Jabez C aged 64, private means. Mary Ann aged 63. Violet D aged 27. Gladys M aged 25. Plus 2 servants

Miscellaneous Information