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Name: William Wiley

Burial Number: 0112

Gender: Male

Occupation: Barrister in Law

Born: 00/00/1815

Died: 17/04/1886

Buried: 22/04/1886


William was the only son of John Wiley of Cork. He was born at Monkstown, Co. Dublin in 1815 and became a barrister-at-law. Eventually, he was the Principal Registrar at H.M Court of Probate in Ireland. William married Margaret Matilda Ormsby in 1835 and they had 13 children – John (1837-1890 ); Matilda (1838-1914); Charles Ormsby (1839-1915); William (1841-1886); Anne (1841-1915); Sarah (1842-1916); Arthur Ormsby (1844-1904); Frances Ellen (1849-1900); Mary Elizabeth (1852-1969); Albert; Henry; Mary D and Thomas. His business address was 14, Longford Terrace, Monkstown. By the 1881 Census William was a widower living in Broadwater with his eldest son and a daughter, Sarah. He died on 17 April 1886.

Researcher: Angela Levy

The Grave

No headstone image available

Location in Cemetery

Area: NWS Row: 9 Plot: 20

Exact Location (what3words): text.sentences.silly

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



EndowedGrave: Cut grass and keep tidy.


Sacred to the memory of William Wiley LL.D. Barrister in Law formerly of Monkstown, Co. Dublin who died at Worthing April 17th 1886 aged 71 years. A loving husband, a kind parent and an upright and honourable public servant. "The memory of the Just is blessed" Prov. X. 7

Further Information


Name: William Wiley

Gender: Male

Born: 00/00/1815

Town: Unknown

County: Unknown

Country: Ireland


Maiden Name: Not applicable

Marriage Date: //1835

Spouse First Name: Margaret

Spouse Second Name: Matilda

Spouse Last Name: Ormsby

Town of Marriage: Unknown

County of Marriage: Unknown

Country of Marriage: Ireland

Information at Death

Date of Death: 17/04/1886

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 2: 49

Address line 3: Marine Parade

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


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Personal Effects

Money left to others: £3775 19 s 2 d

Current value of effects: Not calculated

Census Information


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49, Marine Parade, Broadwater
William, John, Sarah

Miscellaneous Information

Matilda Wiley wife if William Wiley and mother to 13 children.