Personal information about George Porter

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Memorial Details

  George PORTER
  26 March 1899
  "On N inner kerb: In Loving Memory of George Porter who died March 26th. 1899 in his 78th year.// On E inner kerb: "" Good Lord remember me.""// On S inner kerb: Also of Martha, his wife, died March 12th 1917 aged 89.//"
  Kerbstone at E end coming away from the rest
  01 March 2014
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George Porter
29 March 1899
Consecrated Private Grave Reserved Ground



Obituaries and Newspaper announcements

George Porter
Article source:    Newbury Weekly News
Date of source:    30 March 1899
Copyright:    © Newbury Weekly News



Another old townsman has been removed by death during the week, in the person of Mr. George Porter,who died on Sunday, at the age of 77. Mr. Porter had been in business for many years, first in Bartholomew-street, and in later years in Northbrook-street, his speciality being the curing of bacon. He was one of the old-fashioned type of Newburians who are gradually passing away.
The funeral took place yesterday. The Rector of Newbury conducting the first part of the service in the Parish Church and the interment at the Cemetery.
The mourners were: Mr. Porter (son), Mr. Joseph Porter (grandson), Mr. Sheerman (brother-in-law), Mr. Taylor, London; Mr. D. Sheerman, nephew; Mr. Porter, Ashmansworth; Mr. S. Walter, Mr. Thomas Stillman.
Wreaths and crosses were sent by Mrs. Porter, widow; Mr. and Mrs. Porter, Wantage; son and daughter; Mr. Jos. Porter grandson; Mr. and Mrs. Taylor (grand-daughter). Little Eileen, great grand-daughter; Mr. and Mrs. E. Sheerman, Mr. and Mrs. D. Sheerman, Mr. and Mrs. Attewell, Mrs. Honeychurch and Miss Corin, Mrs. T. Kimber, Speenhamland.
The funeral arrangements were carried out by Mr. H. S. Hanington

George Porter
Article source:    Newbury Weekly News
Date of source:    30 March 1899
Copyright:    © Newbury Weekly News




PORTER – March 26, at his residence 70 Northbrook Street, Newbury, George Porter, in his 78th year.

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