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Name: William Moore

Burial Number: 1389

Gender: Male

Occupation: Lace Maker, Wholesale Clothier. Methodist Preacher.

Distinction: Methodist Preacher

Born: 00/00/1845

Died: 21/03/1929

Buried: 25/03/1929


William was born in Beeston, Nottinghamshire, the son of John and Susannah. He was baptised in Beeston on 17th August 1845. His family worked in the local lace making industry. William worked as a lacemaker as a young man but moved to London by 1868. He married Sarah Ann Fox, also from Beeston in this year. William found work as a clerk to a clothier and also as a Methodist preacher. The couple lived in Tottenham and had five children, William, Edith, Percy, Sidney and Mabel. By 1911, the family had moved to Worthing, living at “Bramcote” in Winchester Road. Both William and Sarah supported the local Wesleyan church. Sarah died in January 1913. William continued to live at “Bramcote” until his death on 21st March 1929. Probate was granted on 29th May to Edith Moore spinster and Charles Inwood estate agent. Effects £3736 13s 7d.

Researcher: Carol Sullivan

The Grave

No headstone image available

Location in Cemetery

Area: NES Row: 1 Plot: 19

Exact Location (what3words): levels.rents.lives

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



EndowedGrave: Messrs. Patching keep stonework and lettering in good order for 10/- per annum Keep stonework clean and lettering in order. Not reseponsible for damage to stonework due to subsidence


In ever loving memory of Sarah Ann Moore who entered into rest Jan 22nd 1913 aged 67 loving daughter - devoted wife - good mother "So weary - so tired "Blessed Jesus take me home" In treasured memory of William Moore who entered the homeland March 21st 1929 aged 83 "In Thy presence is fullness of joy"

Further Information


Name: William Moore

Gender: Male

Born: 00/00/1845

Town: Beeston

County: Nottinghamshire

Country: England


Maiden Name: Not applicable

Marriage Date: //1868

Spouse First Name: Sarah

Spouse Second Name: Ann

Spouse Last Name: Fox

Town of Marriage: Kensington

County of Marriage: Middlesex

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 21/03/1929

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 1: "Bramcote"

Address line 2: Winchester Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: £3736 13 s 7 d

Current value of effects: £171054.00

Census Information


Nether Street, Beeston, Notts.

John aged 43, lace maker. Susannah aged 33. Louisa aged 15, lace mender. Thomas aged 13, errand boy. Edward aged 11, factory boy. William aged 6. Emily aged 4. John aged 2.


Nether Street, Beeston, Notts.

John aged 53, foreman in lace factory. Susannah aged 43. Thomas aged 23, draughtsman. Edward aged 21, lace maker. William aged 16, lace maker. Emily aged 14, lace mender. John aged 12. Anne aged 9.


21 Carlton Road, Mile End Old Town.

William aged 26, clerk to clothier and local Methodist preacher. Sarah A aged 25.


36 The Avenue, Tottenham.

William aged 36, commercial clerk. Sarah aged 35. William aged 11. Edith aged 9. Percy aged 6. Sidney aged 1.


30 The Avenue, Tottenham.

William aged 46, wholesale clothier. Sarah aged 45. Edith aged 19. Percy Edgar aged 16, merchant’s clerk. Sidney Malcolm aged 11. Mabel Ethel aged 12.


20 Pembury Avenue, Tottenham.

William aged 56, wholesale clothier. Sarah aged 55. Edith aged 29, typist. Sidney aged 21, merchant’s clerk. Plus 1 servant.


“Bramcote” Winchester Road, Worthing.

William aged 66, warehouseman supplying blankets. Sarah Ann aged 65.


15 Winchester Road, Worthing, Sussex

First name(s) Last name Relationship to head Sex Birth year Age Birth place Occupation Employer
William Moore
Male 1846 75 Beeston, Nottinghamshire Soft Goods Warehouseman Employer (Retired)
Edith Moore
Female 1872 49 Stepney, London Home Duties
Cecilia Ruth Dean
Female 1905 15 Camberwell, London General Domestic Servant Private

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