Arthur Fisher

Author: Christine Gambles
Date published: 26/04/2020
© Christine Gambles

Arthur Fisher



Arthur was born in Newbury in 1861 he was the son of Ashley & Elizabeth Fisher (nee Rowles) who married in Newbury in 1854.

Arthur’s siblings were:

Sarah 1855                                                                                                                                                                                

Alice c1857                                                                                                                                                                                

Henry 1858                                                                                                                                                                                  

Francis 1862-1897 (buried 1/9/1897 in the Newtown Road Cemetery)                                                                                                                                                                         

Charles Ashley 1864                                                                                                                                                             

Elizabeth 1867                                                                                                                                                                     

George c1870                                                                                                                                                                                  

Edith 1872                                                                                                                                                                                                

Kate 1874                                                                                                                                                                                             

Albert Ashley c1877                                                                                                                                                                           

Edward Rowles 1879                                                                                                                                                                 

Emily Jessie c1882-1883 (buried 30/5/1883 in the Newtown Road Cemetery)  


Arthur’s father worked as a Bricklayer and the family lived in Newbury, Quaker’s Burial Ground Cheap Street in 1861, 1871, 1881 and 1891, Mayor’s Lane in 1901 and Coxedd & Pearce’s Almshouses  Enborne Road in 1911

Arthur died aged 0 in 1862 he was buried in the Newtown Road Cemetery on the 15th January

His mother Elizabeth died aged 75 in 1911 and was laid to rest in the Newtown Road Cemetery on the 8th July

His father Ashley died aged 93 in 1924 and was laid to rest in the Newtown Road cemetery on the 6th March.


Christine Gambles 12th April 2020

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