Personal information about Henry Drewett

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Burial Information

Name on burial register:
   Henry Drewett
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Age at death:
Date of burial:
   15 April 1944
Abode at death:
(according to burial register)
   97 Gloucester Road, Newbury
Burial register information:
Book number: 1917
Page number: 252
Record number: 11615
Official at burial:
   A Russell Potts
Source of information:
  Burial Register

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Obituaries and Newspaper announcements

Henry Drewett
Article source:    Newbury Weekly News and Mrs Pattison
Date of source:    20 April 1944
Copyright:    © Newbury Weekly News





The Late Mr. Henry Drewett


The death occurred on Thursday of Mr. Henry Drewett, at the age of 88.

Mr. Drewett came to Newbury in his early days and was employed at Messrs. Church Bros., later Forrest Stores Ltd., where he remained until he retired.


He had been a life-long member of the Methodist Church and was presented with a diploma of honour, after 53 years service as a Sunday School teacher.


The funeral took place on Saturday, the service being held in the Methodist Church, Bartholomew-street, the Rev. A. Russell Potts officiating. Mr. Griffin was at the organ.


The family mourners were: Mr. H. Drewett (son), Miss E. Drewett (daughter), Mrs. H. Drewett (daughter-in-law), Mrs. J. Crawley (sister-in-law), Mr. and Mrs. Bickernell (brother and sister-in-law), Mrs. Slater (niece), Mr.and Mrs. C. Griffin (nephew and niece), Mrs. Percy Griffin (niece), Mr. and Mrs. V. Griffin (nephew and niece), Mrs. Springthorpe and Mrs. V. Lovegrove (nieces).


Newbury Weekly News 20 April 1944


Mrs. P. p. 159 L S (u)28


Born 9 August 1855

Died 13 April 1944 Buried 15 April 1944

Bk 1917 p. 282 No. 11615

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Henry Drewett

©Souvenir Handbook 1932 published by Brinkworth and Swindon District Synod of Primitive Methodists
Henry Drewett


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