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Name: William Street

Burial Number: 1003

Gender: Male

Occupation: Engine Fitter; Jewellery Commercial Traveller; School Proprietor

Distinction: Clockmaker's Agent

Born: 00/00/1848

Died: 03/09/1920

Buried: 07/09/1920


William Street was born in September 1850 in Crich, Belper, Derbyshire. His father was railway labourer, Samuel Street and his mother was Mary Ann Street. He married Ann Joynes in Aston, Derbyshire and their daughter Annie was born in 1871. Mary died and widower, William married Alice Abia Paul in December 1883 in Camberwell, Surrey.

William had various jobs and trades: he was an engine fitter, a watch and clockmaker’s agent and a commercial traveller specialising in jewellery. William was also a school proprietor employing both his wife as a teacher and his sister-in-law as a matron.
Alice and William moved to Worthing sometime before 1911 and Alice’s twin sister, Harriet Ann Paul, moved with them to Dalkeith Road.
He died on 3 September 1920 in Worthing, Sussex and was buried in Heene Cemetery. Harriet Paul is also buried in the cemetery.

Researcher: Pat Brownbill

The Grave

No headstone image available

Location in Cemetery

Area: SES Row: 11 Plot: 3

Exact Location (what3words): crowds.deeper.grab

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



None Found - Listed in Heene Cemetery Index of Graves


None Found - Listed in Heene Cemetery Index of Graves

Further Information


Name: William Street

Gender: Male

Born: 00/00/1848

Town: Belper

County: Derbyshire

Country: England


Maiden Name: Not applicable

Marriage Date: 1/11/1869

Spouse First Name: Ann

Spouse Last Name: Joynes

Town of Marriage: Known

County of Marriage: Derbyshire

Country of Marriage: England

Marriage Date: /12/1883

Spouse First Name: Alice

Spouse Second Name: Abia

Spouse Last Name: Paul

Town of Marriage: Camberwell

County of Marriage: Middlesex

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 03/09/1920

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 1: Dalkeith

Address line 3: Queen's Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


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Personal Effects

Money left to others: £55 s d

Current value of effects: Not calculated

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