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Name: Rose Smith

Burial Number: 1786

Gender: Female

Born: 12/05/1858

Died: 03/01/1945

Buried: 08/01/1945

Rose Dalton

Henry James Marmion Bramall


Rose was born in 1859 in Kensington London to Henry James Marmion and Rose Bramall.  Rose’s Father Henry worked as a solicitor and the family lived at 2 St. James Square, Kensington, London.

Rose married Sidney Beckwith Smith in 1881 in Steyning Sussex. By 1891 they are living with Rose’s parents at 7 Sussex Garden, Eastbourne, Sussex. Sidney is working as a Stock Exchange Broker. He applied and was accepted to be a member of the stock exchange in 1878.In 1894 Sidney went into partnership with James Searle under the name James Searle & Co, however in 1898 he was declared a defaulter on the stock exchange (meaning when a trader fails or is unable to pay within the specified time the damages and money difference due on a closing out effected against him.).

There is no record of Sidney or Rose having any children, and by 1901 Sidney is a patient at 20 De La Warr Parade Bexhill, which was a home run by Dr Wills for patients with consumption.

Sidney and Rose were living with Sidney’s aunt, Maria Caroline Revell in 1911 at ‘Penrith’ Downview Road Worthing.  Sidney was now working as a secretary at the Brighton, Hove & Preston Dispensary, Sidney died on 31st January 1913 after a long illness which was presumably his consumption.

Rose Dalton Smith lived at Fairways hotel, Victoria Road Worthing in 1939 and died there on the 3rd January 1945. She left £3276 1s (£116455 in 2020)

Researcher: Jackie Rooney

The Grave

No headstone image available

Location in Cemetery

Area: NB Row: 8 Plot: 1

Exact Location (what3words): pouch.fried.heap

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



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"Jesu Mercy" In loving memory of Sidney Beckwith Smith who passed onwards January 31st 1913 Also of Rose Dalton his wife died January 3rd 1945 R.I.P.

Further Information


Name: Rose Dalton Smith

Gender: Female

Born: 12/05/1858

Town: Kensington

County: London

Country: England


Maiden Name:Bramall

Marriage Date: //1881

Spouse First Name: Sidney

Spouse Second Name: Beckwith

Spouse Last Name: Smith

Town of Marriage: Steyning

County of Marriage: Sussex

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 03/01/1945

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 1: Fairways Hotel

Address line 2: Victoria Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: £3276 1 s d

Current value of effects: £116455

Census Information


2 St James Square, Kensington, London,

Henry Bramwell (Head) age 37, Rose (Wife) age 32, Rose D (Daughter) age 2, plus 2 servants


48 St James Square, Kensington, London,

Henry M Bramwell (Head) age 47, Rose Bramwell (Wife) age 42, Rose D (Daughter) age 12, Florence (Daughter) age 9, Charles (Son) age 3, plus 3 servants


7 Sussex Gardens, Eastbourne Sussex,

Henry Bramwell (Head) age 67, Rose Bramwell (Wife) age 62, Sidney B Smith (Son in Law) age 35, Rose Smith (Daughter) age 32


20 De La Warr Parade Bexhill, Sussex

Sidney is staying at the home of Dr. Wills Home for Consumption


Penrith, Downview Road, Worthing Sussex.

Maria Caroline Revell (Head) age 79, Sidney Beckwith Smith (Nephew) age 55, Rose Dalton Smith (Nephew’s Wife) age 52, plus 2 servants


Cherry Croft, Findon, Sussex

Rose Smith, age 63, Visitor


Fairways Hotel 40 Victoria Road Worthing Sussex

Rose is lodging at the hotel

Miscellaneous Information

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