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Name: Winifred Hazell

Burial Number: 1532

Gender: Female

Occupation: Laundry Hand

Born: 00/00/1891

Died: 06/03/1932

Buried: 10/03/1932


Winifred was born in Portslade, the daughter of Edward George and Mary Ann. Her father died in 1898. Mary Ann worked in the local laundry as an ironer.

By 1911, Winfred was living with her brother Henry and his family and working in the local laundry.

On 9th October 1915, Winifred married Percy Hazell at Heene Church. Their son Percy Bernard was born on 29th August 1918. Percy Snr was serving in France at the time and after suffering from influenza, he was discharged on 20th December.

The family lived at 78 The Drive and Percy worked for Worthing Corporation as a foreman in their macadam works. On 2nd October 1928, Percy fell through the roof of the Corporation’s Destructor Works and was taken to hospital. He died there on 20th October. (See inquest report in West Sussex Gazette 25th October).

Winifred and her son continued to live at 78 The Drive until her death on 6th March 1932. Probate was granted on 24th May to Daniel John Alfred Braden stoker and Frederick Reginald Parsons builder. Effects £380 15s 4d.

Mary Ann Braden and her son William (Winifred’s brother) are also buried at Heene.

Researcher: Carol Sullivan

The Grave

Photograph of headstone for Winifred Hazell

Location in Cemetery

Area: EB Row: 1 Plot: 24

Exact Location (what3words): limp.perky.update

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



No description of the headstone has been added.


"Resting" In loving memory of my dear Mum and Dad Winifred and Percy Hazell

Further Information


Name: Winifred Georgina Hazell

Gender: Female

Born: 00/00/1891

Town: Portslade

County: Sussex

Country: England


Maiden Name:Braden

Marriage Date: 9/10/1915

Spouse First Name: Percy

Spouse Second Name: Arthur

Spouse Last Name: Hazell

Town of Marriage: Worthing

County of Marriage: Sussex

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 06/03/1932

Cause of death: Cardiac Syncope. Bronchitis.

Address line 1: 78

Address line 2: The Drive

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: £380 15 s 4 d

Current value of effects: £17398.00

Census Information


39 Old Shoreham Road, Portslade

Mary Ann aged 52, widow, laundress, ironer. Annie aged 18, laundress. William aged 14, errand boy. Fannie aged 12. Winifred aged 9. Frank Sharp aged 23, boarder, labourer.


22 Elm Grove, Worthing.

Henry Braden aged 38, stoker at gas works. Alice aged 31, wife, laundry hand. Georgina aged 11. Jessie aged 9. Nellie aged 4. William aged 24, brother, carter. Winifred aged 19, sister, laundry hand.


78 The Drive, Worthing, Sussex

First name(s) Last name Relationship to head Sex Birth year Age Birth place Occupation Employer
Percy Hazell
Male 1889 32 Worthing, Sussex General Labourer Worthing Corporation
Winifred Hazell
Female 1891 29 Portslade, Sussex Home Duties
Percy B Hazell
Male 1918 2 Worthing, Sussex
Arthur Hazell
Male 1854 66 Shooters Hill, Kent Nurseryman James B Greenyer Fruit Grower
Walter Hazell
Male 1891 30 Worthing, Sussex General Labourer Edgar Henson Contractor (Out Of Work)

Miscellaneous Information

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