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Name: William Gates

Burial Number: 0759

Gender: Male

Occupation: Spice and Baking Powder Agent; Furniture Agent

Distinction: Baking Powder Agent

Born: 00/00/1845

Died: 12/10/1914

Buried: 17/10/1914


Grocer, Baking Powder Agent; Spice Traveller and Furniture Agent, William Stanford Gates, died on 12th October, 1914 in Worthing.

He was born in Uxbridge to grocer, William Stanford Gates and Emma Woolley. William married Eliza Ann Pierce and after widowhood married Maria Josepha Boardman.

By 1891 William had moved from London to Worthing and worked as an agent in the spice trade.


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Researcher: Pat Brownbill

The Grave

Photograph of headstone for William Gates

Location in Cemetery

Area: EB Row: 2 Plot: 32

Exact Location (what3words): runner.shall.pace

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



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Sacred to the memory of William Stanford Gates who passed away 12th October 1914 aged 69 years "In life respected, In death lamented"

Further Information


Name: William Stanford Gates

Gender: Male

Born: 00/00/1845

Town: Uxbridge

County: Middlesex

Country: England


Maiden Name: Not applicable

Marriage Date: //

Town of Marriage: Unknown

County of Marriage: Unknown

Country of Marriage: Unknown

Information at Death

Date of Death: 12/10/1914

Cause of death: Unknown

Town: Unknown

County: Unknown

Country: Unknown


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Personal Effects

Money left to others: No value recorded

Current value of effects: Not calculated

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