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Name: Mary Vaughan

Burial Number: 0365

Gender: Female

Occupation: Wife of Rev. Edward Thomas Vaughan

Born: 15/04/1816

Died: 14/08/1901

Buried: 19/08/1901


Mary Rose was born in Puddlestone, Herefordshire, on 15th April 1816. Her parents were Reverend Edward Joseph Rose, 33yrs, and Lydia, 28yrs, nee Babington, She had 3 siblings, Lydia b.1812, Edward Joseph b.1818, and Eliza b.1820.

Mary, 22yrs, married Canon Edward Thomas Vaughan, M.A., on 1st January 1839, at Barrow on Soar, Leicestershire. They had 6 children, Mary Agnes b.1840, Ellen Lydia b.1843, Lucy Alice b.1849, Edward Thomas Rose b.1851, Mary Rose b.1852, and Charles Edwyn b.1854.

Her husband’s clerical career saw them living in Leicestershire, Shropshire and Hertfordshire, and in 1896 Edward retired and they moved to Worthing, Sussex, living at St. Martin’s Lodge, Richmond Road. Mary was widowed in 1900 when Edward died, aged 86yrs, and the following year, she also died, aged 85yrs, on 14th August 1901.

Probate was granted on 21st October to Charles Edwyn Vaughan Esq, Ellen Lydia Vaughan spinster and Henry Tylston Hodgson Esq. Effects £1315 5s.

Researcher: Maggi Martin

The Grave

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Location in Cemetery

Area: SWS Row: 1 Plot: 24

Exact Location (what3words): face.each.smug

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



EndowedGrave: Responsibility for cutting the grass and keeping tidy


In loving memory of Edward Thomas Vaughan forty years Vicar of St. Martins, Leicester, for XXVll years Rectory of Harpenden, Herts. Born July 26 1813 died January 17 1900 "Of such is the Kindgdom of God" And of Mary his wife born April 15th 1816 married Janry 1st 1838 died August 14th 1901. Also of Ellen Lydia daughter of Edward and Mary Vaughan who passed to her rest Jan 6th 1927

Further Information


Name: Mary Vaughan

Gender: Female

Born: 15/04/1816

Town: Puddlestone

County: Herefordshire

Country: England


Maiden Name:Rose

Marriage Date: 1/01/1839

Spouse First Name: Edward

Spouse Second Name: Thomas

Spouse Last Name: Vaughan

Town of Marriage: Barrow on Soar

County of Marriage: Leicestershire

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 14/08/1901

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 1: St Martins Lodge

Address line 3: Richmond Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: £1315 5 s 0 d

Current value of effects: £102816.00

Census Information


Hathern, Leicestershire.

Edward aged 25, clergyman. Mary aged 25. Mary aged 9 months.


St Martin’s Churchyard, Town Hall Place, Leicester.

Edward aged 37, vicar of St Martin. Mary aged 34. Mary A aged 10. Ellen aged 7. Lucy aged 2. George Von Schroer aged 23, curate of St Nicholas. Plus 4 servants.


Harpenden Village, Herts.

Edward aged 47, perpetual curate of Harpenden. Mary aged 44. Lucy aged 12. Margaret aged 8. Charles aged 7. Plus 3 servants.


The Vicarage, Harpenden, Herts.

Edward aged 57, rector of Harpenden. Mary aged 54. Lucy aged 22. Margaret aged 18. Gertrude Prendergast aged 15, boarder. Caroline Prendergast aged 11, boarder. Plus 2 servants.


The Rectory, Harpenden, Herts.

Edward aged 67, rector of Harpenden. Mary aged 64. Ellen Lydia aged 37. Margaret aged 28. Plus 2 servants.


The Rectory, Harpenden, Herts.

Edward aged 77, rector of Harpenden. Mary aged 74. Ellen aged 47. Constance Arbuthnott aged 12, grand daughter. Plus 2 servants.


St Martin’s Lodge, Richmond Road, Worthing.

Mary aged 84, widow, own means. Ellen Lydia aged 57. Margaret aged 48. Henrietta Steele aged 33, hospital nurse. Plus 2 servants.

Miscellaneous Information

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