Personal information about William Henry Robeson

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Burial Information

Name on burial register:
   William Henry Robeson
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Age at death:
Date of burial:
   18 June 1901
Abode at death:
(according to burial register)
   Poole Road, Parkstone
Burial register information:
Book number: 1899
Page number: 033
Record number: 7462
Official at burial:
   John Neville
Source of information:
  Burial Register
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Memorial Details

  Walter Henry ROBESON
  14 June 1901
  Headstone and four kerbstones
  Sandstone with inlaid letters
  From top of headstone: In Loving Memory of/ William Henry Robeson/ formerly of Hungerford/ who died June 14th. 1901 aged 78 years./ This monument was erected by his loving wife. / Also of Eliza Robeson/ widow of the above/ who died Jan. 22nd 1903 aged 80 years./ "Peace perfect peace"
  04 March 2013
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Obituaries and Newspaper announcements

William Henry Robeson
Article source:    Newbury Weekly News and Mrs Pattison
Date of source:   
Copyright:    © Newbury Weekly News 20 June 1901




     The death occurred on the 11th inst. at Parkstone, Dorset, of Mr.
W.H. Robeson. The deceased was a native of Newbury, being the son of a
well-known tailor, who carried out a business in Bartholomew-street for
many years. The deceased also followed the business of tailor, and lived
at Hungerford for a number of years, subsequently returning to Newbury,
living in retirement in the Craven-road. About two or three years ago he
left for Parkstone to be near his son, another son having emigrated some
years previously to America. Deceased had been in failing health since
Christmas, but the illness assumed a serious form only about a fortnight
prior to death. The body was removed to Newbury for interment in the
Cemetery. Messrs. Penford and Son having charge of the arrangements, the
officiating minister being Rev. J. Neville.

     The mourners were Mr. G. Robeson (son), Mrs. Johnson (daughter) and
Mr. Robeson (grandson).
     The widow was too ill to attend.
Floral offerings from members of the family and the the friends were
placed upon the coffin, which bore the inscription:
Died June 14, 1901,
Aged 78

Newbury Weekly News ?

Mrs Pattison p. 15
W. 69

Family Search: William Henry Robeson baptised 29 June 1823 at Hampstead
Marshall son of William and Elizabeth
BMD Died Jun Q 1901Poole 5a 173

Sources:Newbury Weekly News, Mrs Pattinson, Family Search and BMD


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