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Name: Mary Hinds

Burial Number: 1702

Gender: Female

Distinction: Inherited wealth

Born: 00/00/1856

Died: 13/07/1939

Buried: 15/07/1939



Mary Hinds was born in 1856 in Cranbrook, Kent, she was baptised on 4th August 1856; she was the daughter of George Hinds, 34yrs, a solicitor, and Sarah, 28yrs, nee Parker. She was 1 of 11 children, 5 boys and 6 girls. Her widowed father died in 1896 leaving estate of £2.9m. (2022 value), allowing Mary and her sisters to live comfortably on private means.

Mary remained with her siblings, living in their family home in Goudhurst, Kent, into her old age, at some point the sisters moved to Worthing, living at Edenhurst, Belsize Road. She died, aged 83yrs, at Amatola Nursing Home, Shakespeare Road, Worthing, Sussex, on 13th July 1939. Probate was granted to Jessie Maria Hinds, spinster, and George Vernon Hinds, solicitor, effects £5022 2s 3d. Value 2022 – £350K.

Researcher: Maggi Martin

The Grave

No headstone image available

Location in Cemetery

Area: SWS Row: 7 Plot: 23

Exact Location (what3words): note.zest.depend

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



Mary Hinds is buried under the headstone for Walter Henry Higman


In loving memory of Walter Henry Higman born 11th March 1875 died 13th November 1926

Further Information


Name: Mary Hinds

Gender: Female

Born: 00/00/1856

Town: Cranbrook

County: Kent

Country: England


Maiden Name: Not applicable

No marriage information is available for this burial record.

Information at Death

Date of Death: 13/07/1939

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 1: Edenhurst

Address line 3: Belsize Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: £5022 2 s 3 d

Current value of effects: £350000

Census Information


Living at Beechurst, Goudhurst, Kent. George Hinds, 51yrs, wife, Sarah A. 45yrs, 11 children,

Mary Louise 17, George 16, Mary 14, Jessie Maria 13, Sarah 11, Frank 10, Lydia 8, Arthur 7, Herbert 6, Thomas 4, Edith, under 1yr, plus 5 domestic servants.


Living at Beechurst, Goudhurst, Kent. George Hinds, 61yrs, Solicitor, wife, Sarah A. 55yrs,

Mary Louise 27, George 26, Solicitor, Mary 24, Lydia 18, Arthur 17, Articled Clerk, Herbert 16, Thomas 14, Edith 10, plus 3 visitors and 4 domestic servants.


Living at Beechurst, Goudhurst, Kent. Mary Hinds, 45yrs, living on own means, Jessie Maria, 43yrs, Edith, 30yrs, Aunt, Jessie R. Parker, 78yrs, all living on own means, plus 3 domestic servants.


Living at Beechurst, Goudhurst, Kent. Mary Hinds, Hd. 55yrs, sisters, Jessie Maria, 53yrs, Sarah Alice, 51yrs, visitor, James Croft, 47yrs, Clerk in Holy Orders, wife, Lydia Croft, 48yrs, plus 3 domestic servants.


Visitor at Maypole, Goudhurst, Kent. George Parker Hinds, Hd. 66yrs, Solicitor, wife, Zylda Claire, 60yrs, daughter, Ethel Claire, 38yrs, son, George Vernon Hinds, 26yrs, Solicitor, visitor, Mary Hinds, 65yrs, plus 2 domestic servants.

Miscellaneous Information

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