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Name: Winifred Cuthbertson

Burial Number: 1729

Gender: Female

Occupation: High School Teacher

Distinction: High School Teacher

Born: 23/07/1875

Died: 10/11/1940

Buried: 13/11/1940


Winifred was born in Tottenham, Middlesex, the daughter of Francis and Anne Matilda. She was baptised at St Ann’s Church, Tottenham on 29th January 1876. Winifred was one of four sisters who all became teachers. Her father, Francis was a Professor of  Mathematics at the City of London School. He died suddenly in 1889. The family lived at 89 Lordship Park, Stoke Newington from the early 1880’s until late 1939. Winifred studied at Bedford College, part of the University of London. In 1899 she gained a BA in Arts and Logic. She taught at a local secondary school and continued to live with her widowed mother and siblings. By 1939, Winifred had retired and was in poor health. She moved to Worthing, living at 24 Mill Road but died on 10th November 1940. Probate was granted on 7th February 1941 to Lionel Mould Gurney Cuthbertson analytical chemist and Oswald Victor Baldwin solicitor. Effects £644 10s 6d.

Researcher: Carol Sullivan

The Grave

No headstone image available

Location in Cemetery

Area: NB Row: 20 Plot: 1

Exact Location (what3words): wasp.logic.fills

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



EndowedGrave: Keep tidy. Supply spring and autumn flowering plants


In loving memory of our dear sisters Winifred Beatrice Cuthbertson who passed away suddenly on 10th Nov 1940 age 65 and Matilda Blanche Cuthbertson who peacefully passed away on 6th April 1941 aged 76 Also of our beloved brother Lionel Mould Gurney Cuthbertson who quietly passed away on 5th April 1949 aged 77

Further Information


Name: Winifred Beatrice Cuthbertson

Gender: Female

Born: 23/07/1875

Town: Tottenham

County: Middlesex

Country: England


Maiden Name: Not applicable

No marriage information is available for this burial record.

Information at Death

Date of Death: 10/11/1940

Cause of death: Unknown

Address line 1: 24

Address line 2: Mill Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: £644 10 s 6 d

Current value of effects: £25339.00

Census Information


89 Lordship Park, Stoke Newington.

Francis aged 47, professor of mathematics City of London school. Anne aged 35. Mathilde aged 16. Edith aged 14. Francis aged 13. Lionel aged 9. Winifred aged 5. Albert aged 3. Bertha aged 1. Plus 2 servants.


89 Lordship Park, Stoke Newington.

Anne aged 45, widow, own means. Matilda aged 26, teacher of English and Science. Edith aged 20, student. Lionel aged 19, chemist’s apprentice. Winifred aged 15. Albert aged 13. Bertha aged 10. Plus 1 servant.


89 Lordship Park, Stoke Newington.

Anne aged 55, private means. Matilda aged 36, private school mistress. Edith aged 34, private school mistress. Lionel aged 29, manager White Lead Works. Winifred aged 25. Albert aged 22, hatter’s assistant. Bertha aged 20.


89 Lordship Park, Stoke Newington.

Anne aged 65, private means. Edith aged 44, asst. mistress secondary school. Winifred aged 35, asst. mistress secondary school. Bertha aged 30, asst. mistress secondary school.


Westward Hotel, Westcliffe Parade, Southend on Sea, Essex.


Winifred Beatrice Cuthbertson, 45yrs, Schoolmistress, Visitor.


Mildmay Hospital, Newington Green.

Winifred aged 64, patient, retired High School teacher.

Miscellaneous Information

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