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Name: Thomas Lambourne

Burial Number: 0747

Gender: Male

Occupation: Shepherd and carter

Born: 00/00/1841

Died: 00/05/1914

Buried: 03/06/1914


Thomas was born in Funtington, the son of William and Harriett. He was baptised in the village on 15th November 1841. Thomas’s mother died in 1850. On 24th December 1867, Thomas married Mary Ann Knight at West Tarring church. The couple lived in Durrington where Thomas was employed as a shepherd. By 1871, they had two children Susannah and Stephen. Sadly Stephen died in 1877 and was buried at Durrington. Thomas and Mary Ann moved to Coate where eventually they were living with ten children and Mary Ann’s father. In 1899, Mary Ann died and Thomas moved back into the village of Durrington working as a carter on a local farm. By 1911, Thomas had moved in with his daughter Charlotte and her husband who lived in The Drive, Worthing. He died in May 1914 and was buried on 3rd June. No probate.

Researcher: Carol Sullivan

The Grave

No headstone image available

Location in Cemetery

Area: EB Row: 1 Plot: 35

Exact Location (what3words): raves.organ.tree

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



Thomas Lambourne is buried under the headstone for Lavinia Louisa Ainsworth


In loving memory of Lavinia Louisa Ainsworth who died 19 April 1934 aged 81 R.I.P.

Further Information


Name: Thomas Lambourne

Gender: Male

Born: 00/00/1841

Town: Funtington

County: Sussex

Country: England


Maiden Name: Not applicable

Marriage Date: 24/12/1867

Spouse First Name: Mary

Spouse Second Name: Ann

Spouse Last Name: Knight

Town of Marriage: West Tarring

County of Marriage: Sussex

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 00/05/1914

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 1: 47

Address line 2: The Drive

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: No value recorded

Current value of effects: Not calculated

Census Information


Funtington, Sussex

William aged 32, widower, ag lab. Thomas aged 9. Charles aged 7. Ellen aged 2. Plus 3 lodgers.


Downs Farm House, Funtington, Sussex.

Thomas aged 19, farm servant. Lodging with John Lambourne, farm bailiff.


2 Durrington Street, Durrington, Sussex

Thomas aged 30, shepherd. Mary A aged 20. Susannah aged 2. Stephen aged 2 months.


Coate, Durrington, Sussex

Thomas aged 39, shepherd. Mary Ann aged 30. Susannah aged 12. Charles aged 8. Thomas aged 4. John henry aged 1. Charles Knight aged 71, father-in-law, shepherd. Albert Knight aged 20, carter.


2 Coate Street, Durrington, Sussex.

Thomas aged 50, shepherd. Mary Ann aged 40. Susannah aged 22, dressmaker. Charles aged 19, ag lab. Thomas aged 15, ag lab. John aged 12, ag lab. Frederick aged 9. George aged 6. Ellen aged 4. Charlotte aged 4. Albert aged 2. Millicent aged 3 months. Charles Knight aged 80, widower.


Durrington Street, Durrington, Sussex.

Thomas aged 60, carter on horse farm. Charles aged 28, carter on road. Charlotte aged 14. Albert aged 12. Millicent aged 10. Frederick Hoare aged 37, son-in-law, plasterer. Susannah aged 33, wife. Frederick aged 5, grandson. Thomas aged 3, grandson. Elizabeth aged 1 month, grand daughter.


47 The Drive, Worthing.

Thomas aged 69, widower. Charles Hewlett aged 60, son-in-law, naval pensioner. Charlotte aged 26, wife.

Miscellaneous Information

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