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Name: Rosina Farrington

Burial Number: 1819

Gender: Female

Distinction: Born Mile End Old Town

Born: 14/5/1875

Died: 24/05/1949

Buried: 24/05/1949


Rosina Mary Pratt was born on 14th May 1875, she was baptised at Holy Trinity, Mile End Old Town, Middlesex, on 23rd April 1876. Her parents were George Pratt, 38yrs, Commission Traveller, and Mary Adelaide Pratt, 28yrs; she had 6 siblings.

When Rosina was 16yrs old, her family lived at 66, Daleview Road, Tottenham, and her future husband lived at 78, Daleview Road, he was Percy Hall Farrington, son of a shipbroker, employed as a shipbroker’s clerk. They married on 11th September 1897 at St. Johns Church, Stamford Hill, Rosina was 23yrs and Percy, 26yrs.

By 1901 Rosina and Percy were living in Ilford, Essex, where they remained for over ten years, they had no children, and at some point, after 1911, they moved to Worthing, Sussex, where they lived at Aubreydene, Heene Road.

Rosina was widowed in 1923 when Percy died, aged 51yrs, from poliomyelitis which he had been suffering from for 4 years, he was buried at Heene on 26th May 1923. Rosina was living at 39, Bedford Square, Brighton in 1939, and ten years later, when she died, aged 75yrs, her address was 41, Norfolk Square, Brighton. She died at Brighton General Hospital on 18th May 1949.

Researcher: Maggi Martin

The Grave

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Location in Cemetery

Area: SWS Row: 9 Plot: 7

Exact Location (what3words): wiser.marked.frogs

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



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In loving memory of my dear husband Percy Hall Farrington fell asleep 23rd May 1923 aged 51

Further Information


Name: Rosina Mary Farrington

Gender: Female

Born: 14/5/1875

Town: Unknown

County: Middlesex

Country: England


Maiden Name:Pratt

Marriage Date: 11/9/1897

Spouse First Name: Percy

Spouse Second Name: Hall

Spouse Last Name: Farrington

Town of Marriage: Stamford

County of Marriage: London

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 24/05/1949

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 2: 41

Address line 3: Norfolk Square

Town: Brighton

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


Living at 48, Lyal Road, Mile End Old Town, London. George Pratt, 44, Commission Traveller, wife, Mary A., 34yrs, 6 children, Ernest 10, Edith 8, Rosina 6, Herbert 5, Petronella 3, Mary 11 months.


Living at 66, Daleview Road, Tottenham. George Pratt, 52, Commission Traveller, wife, Mary A. 43yrs, Ernest, 20yrs, Telegraphist, Edith, 18yrs, Teacher, Rosina, 16yrs, Petronella, 13yrs, Mary, 10yrs, George, 7yrs.


Living at 15, Mayfair Avenue, The Drive, Ilford, Essex. Percy Hall Farrington, 29yrs, Shipbroker’s clerk, wife, Rosina, 26yrs.


Living at 15, Mayfair Avenue, The Drive, Ilford, Essex. Percy Hall Farrington, 40yrs, Shipbroker, wife, Rosina, 35yrs, plus 1 domestic servant.


Living at Valetta, Sylvan Avenue, Hornchurch, Essex. Percy Hall Farrington, Hd. 49yrs, Shipbroker, wife, Rosina Mary, 47yrs, Home Duties, nephew, Cyril Alfred Hall, 24yrs, 2nd Officer, Merchant Mariner, plus 1 domestic servant.


39, Bedford Square, Brighton, Sussex. Rosina M. Farrington, widow, living on own means.


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