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Name: William Warner

Burial Number: 0513

Gender: Male

Occupation: Undergraduate at Oxford University; Solicitor;

Born: 00/5/1846

Died: 19/11/1906

Buried: 21/11/1906


William Henry Warner was born in Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, to William Warner, 45 yrs. and Martha Warner, nee Anderton, 35 yrs. William was baptised on 19th May 1846 at St. Peter’s, Wolverhampton, he was the youngest of 5 children, Elizabeth, 9yrs, Sophia, 7yrs, John, 6yrs, and Charles, 3yrs. His father was a Draper and also a Magistrate and Alderman. William lived with his family until he went to Oxford, he was an undergraduate in 1871, and ten years later, aged 34yrs, he was a solicitor in Holborn, London., where he worked for the next 20 years.

In 1901 William was living in Worthing, at Littledene, Manor Road, with Catherine Amelia Warner. They married in 1904, in Worthing, Catherine giving her surname as Merington.

William Henry Warner, Gentleman, died on 19th November 1906. Probate was granted to Reverend John Prince Fallowes, Clerk, Rector of St. Botolph’s, and Philip John Le Riche, M.D. of 96, Marine Parade, Worthing.
Effects – £1531 3s 5d. Value 2019 £185k. His widow, Catherine Amelia Warner, was not mentioned.

Researcher: Maggie Martin

The Grave

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Location in Cemetery

Area: NWS Row: 2 Plot: 14

Exact Location (what3words): mute.calls.allow

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



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In memory of William Henry Warner who died November 19 1906 aged 60 years. Also of Catherine Amelia Warner died January 29 1928 aged 81 years

Further Information


Name: William Henry Warner

Gender: Male

Born: 00/5/1846

Town: Unknown

County: Staffordshire

Country: England


Maiden Name: Not applicable

Marriage Date: //1904

Spouse First Name: Catherine

Spouse Second Name: Amelia

Spouse Last Name: Merington

Town of Marriage: Worthing

County of Marriage: Sussex

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 19/11/1906

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 1: Littledene

Address line 3: Manor Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


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Personal Effects

Money left to others: £1531 3 s 5 d

Current value of effects: £185000

Census Information


Living at Lower Street, Tettenhall, Staffordshire. William Warner, 49 yrs., Magistrate, Alderman and Draper, wife, Martha, 39 yrs. 5 children, Elizabeth 13, Sophia 11, John 10 and Charles 7, and William H. 4yrs. nephew, John Edward Anderton, 8yrs, scholar, and 4 domestic servants.


Living at Lower Street, Tettenhall, Staffordshire. William Warner, 59 yrs., Magistrate, Draper, wife Martha 50 yrs. 5 children, Charles 18, Draper, William H.14, Elizabeth 23, Sophia 22, William aged 9 yrs.  visitor, Sarah Anderton 30, and 3 domestic servants.


Living at 10, Tettenhall Rd, Tettenhall, Staffordshire. William Warner,69yrs, Magistrate and Draper, wife, Martha, 60yrs., Elizabeth 33, Sophia 31, William, 24 yrs. Undergraduate at Oxford University, and 4 domestic servants.


Boarder at 6, Great James Street, Holborn, London. Charles Mortlock, 63 yrs, William Henry Warner, 34 yrs. Solicitor


Living at Great James Street, Holborn, London. William, 43 yrs. Single, Solicitor, Head of Household.


Living at Littledene, Manor Road, Worthing. William Henry Warner, 54yrs, Living on own means, wife,  Catherine Amelia Warner, 50yrs, niece, Elizabeth Roberts 19yrs.

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