William Isaac Bravant

Date published: 15/06/2014
© Newbury Weekly News and BMD





The death occurred on Thursday morning of Mr. William Isaac Bravant, who for nearly two years has been laid aside from public life, in which he formerly took a prominent part. For many years he held the office of assistant overseer to the parish of Newbury, and acted as registrar of marriages. He was secretary of the Newbury Permanent Building Society, and also sub-librarian at the Literary and Scientific Institution. Mr. Bravant was of a genial disposition and had made a large number of friends.


The funeral took place at the Cemetery on Monday, at 2.30, the Rev. H. Burson officiating. The mourners were:- Mrs. W. I. Bravant (widow of the deceased), Mr. and Mrs. T. white (Weymouth)' Mr. H. Bravant (London); Miss S. Bravant; Mr. and Mrs. F.R. Bravant; Mr. Fred Bravant.


Wreaths were sent by the following;- Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Webb (Streatham) Mr. John Webb; Mr and Mrs. Ive; Mr. S. Walter. Amongst friends at the Cemetery were noticed;- Mr. John Webb,;Mr. S. Walter; Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Allen; Mr. J. Westacott; Mr. Ingram, and others.


Newbury Weekly News Jan 1894


BMD Death Mar Q 1894

William Isaac Bravant aged 66 Newbury 2c 176

Sources:Newbury Weekly News January 1894 and BMD

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