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Name: Nessie Dolding

Burial Number: 1144

Gender: Female

Occupation: Lodging House Assistant

Born: 00/00/1892

Died: 22/11/1923

Buried: 26/11/1923


Nessie Dolding aka Nellie was born in Worthing in 1892 to Richard Arthur Dolding, 37yrs, and Sarah Louise nee Bowers, 34yrs, her father was a Commercial Traveller for a Tea Merchant. She was one of 6 children; Herbert b.1879, Percy b.1881, Florence b.1884, Charles b.1887 (died 1895), Nessie b.1892, and Sidney b.1896.

When Nellie was 8yrs old she lived at Northcote, Richmond Road, Worthing, with her father, Richard, 46yrs, mother, Sarah, 43yrs, Florence, 16yrs, and Sydney, 5yrs.

On 25th October 1901 Nellie’s father died, aged 47yrs. He left estate of £1661 5s 8d. to his wife, Sarah, value – 2020 – £205K.

Ten years later, in 1911, Nessie was 18yrs old and assisting her mother, Sarah, in her business running a Lodging House, they lived at Lismore, Wyke Avenue, Worthing.

Nessie Dolding died on 22nd November 1923 at 9, Eriswell Road, Worthing, aged 31yrs, she was unmarried.

Her death certificate gave the cause of death as “(1) Tubercular Peritonitis 2 years  (2) Tubercular infiltration of apex -R. Lung, 3 months”.

Researcher: Maggi Martin

The Grave

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Location in Cemetery

Area: SWS Row: 7 Plot: 9

Exact Location (what3words): firm.extend.nation

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



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In loving memory of Richard Arthur Dolding who passed away Octr. 25th 1901 aged 47 "Til He come" Also of Sarah wife of Arthur Dolding called home Jan 4th 1950 aged 92. And in memory of their son Harold "At rest" March 11th 1951. Also our dear Nessie called home Nov 22nd 1923 aged 31 "Satisfied when I awake with Thy likeness"

Further Information


Name: Nessie Dolding

Gender: Female

Born: 00/00/1892

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


Maiden Name: Not applicable

No marriage information is available for this burial record.

Information at Death

Date of Death: 22/11/1923

Cause of death: Tubercular Peritonitis - 2 years; Tubercular Infiltration of apex R.Lung - 3 months;

Address line 2: 9

Address line 3: Eriswell Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


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Personal Effects

Money left to others: No value recorded

Current value of effects: Not calculated

Census Information


Richard A. Dolding, 46yrs, Commercial Traveller, wife, Sarah, 43yrs, Florence 16yrs, Nellie 8yrs, Sydney 5yrs, living at Northcote, Richmond Road, Worthing.


Sarah L. Dolding, widow, 53yrs, Lodging House Keeper, Nessie Dolding, 18yrs, Assistant in Business, Kate Strange, 35yrs, single, Shop Asst., Boarder, living at Lismore, Wyke Avenue.


Living at 9 Eriswell Road, Worthing

Sarah Louisa Dolding, Head, 63yrs 11mths; Widow; Born Darent Valley, Kent; Home Duties;

Nessie Dolding, Daughter, 28yrs 11mths; Single; Born Worthing, Sussex; Home Duties;

Miscellaneous Information

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