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Name: Vincent Morley

Burial Number: 1460

Gender: Male

Occupation: Assistant Schoolmaster; Oil Merchant

Born: 00/12/1887

Died: 16/10/1930

Buried: 21/10/1930

Story

Vincent Morley was born in Cambridge in Dec.1887, to Felix Wilson Morley, 29yrs, an Organist and Teacher of Music and Sarah nee Smith Morley, 32yrs.
In 1891 Vincent was 3yrs. old and had 5 siblings, Esther 7, Rachel 6, Bernard 5, Adela 2 and Denys 6 months. The family lived at 1, Maids Causeway, Cambridge. In 1911 Vincent was 23yrs old and he was a resident assistant Schoolmaster at Scaitliffe School, a private preparatory school in Englefield Green, Surrey.
At some point Vincent went to India, living at Sladens Gardens, Kilpauk, Madras, where he became an oil merchant.
Vincent Morley died, aged 43yrs, on 16th October 1930 at 31a Wilbury Crescent, Hove, the home of his sister, Rachel. Probate was granted to his brother, Bernard, Cable and Wireless Operator and sister, Rachel, Spinster. Effects – £7342 4s 5d. Value 2020 – £483K.
His death certificate gave the cause of death as “(a) Angina Pectoris (b) Arterial Sclerosis.”

Researcher: Unknown

The Grave

No headstone image available

Location in Cemetery

Area: SWS Row: 3 Plot: 17

Exact Location (what3words): ripe.every.crew

Ashes or Urn: Unknown

Headstone

Description:

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Inscription:

In loving memory of Vincent Morley (of Madras) fell asleep 16th Octr 1930 aged 43 years "Blest are the departed who in the world have striven"

Further Information

Birth

Name: Vincent Morley

Gender: Male

Born: 00/12/1887

Town: Cambridge

County: Cambridgeshire

Country: England

Marriage

Maiden Name: Not applicable

No marriage information is available for this burial record.

Information at Death

Date of Death: 16/10/1930

Cause of death: Angina Pectoris; Arterial Sclerosis

Address line 2: 31a

Address line 3: Wilbury Crescent

Town: Hove

County: Sussex

Country: England

Obituary

No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: £7342 4 s 5 d

Current value of effects: £483

Census Information

1891

Vincent was 3yrs. old and lived with father, Felix 32yrs, mother, Sarah 35yrs, and 5 siblings, Esther 7, Rachel 6, Bernard 5, Adela 2 and Denys 6 months. The family lived at 1, Maids Causeway, Cambridge, they employed 1 general servant.

1911

Vincent was 23yrs old and he was a resident assistant Schoolmaster at Scaitliffe School, a private preparatory school in Englefield Green, Surrey.

Miscellaneous Information

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