Personal information about Sybil Ethel Roberts

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Death Information

   Sybil Ethel Roberts
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Sybil Ethel Roberts
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Maiden name:
Date of Death:
   08 June 1914
Age at death:
Date of birth:
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Place of birth:
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Place of death:
   District Hospital, Newbury
Usual address:
   of District Hospital
  Spinster, Hospital Nurse
Cause of death:
  1) Typhoid Fever (21 days) 2) Haemorrhage
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Burial Information

Name on burial register:
   Sybil Ethel Roberts
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Age at death:
Date of burial:
   10 June 1914
Abode at death:
(according to burial register)
   The District Hospital, Newbury.
Burial register information:
Book number: 1899
Page number: 259
Record number: 9270
Official at burial:
   H W Trotter.
Source of information:
  Burial Register

Memorial Details

  08 June 1914
  Large headstone; 3 kerbstones
  Sandstone Engraved
  Headstone: To / the Memory of / Sybil Roberts / daughter of / William & Ethel Roberts / of London / born May 6th. 1895. / died June 8th. 1914. / aged nineteen. / of typhoid while on the nursing / staff of the hospital. / "Greater love hath no man than / this, that a man lay down his life for his friends." //
  Excellent. Some lichen on MI
    Sybil Ethel, a Nurse, was born in Belgravia, London, the middle of William & Ethel's three children. He father was dead by the 1901 census when the family were living in Kidmore, Oxon before moving back to 46 Denbigh St, Belgravia in 1911. Source: Ancestry records.
  01 November 2017
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Obituaries and Newspaper announcements

Sybil Ethel Roberts
Article source:    Newbury Weekly News and Mrs Pattison
Date of source:    11 June 1914
Copyright:    © Newbury Weekly News




NURSE’S DEATH The death took place on Monday, at the Hospital, of Nurse Roberts, under sad circumstances. She had only been on the staff about two months, and serious illness developed three weeks ago. An attack of haemorrhage proved fatal. She was nineteen, and had proved very popular among the patients. The funeral took place yesterday (Wednesday) afternoon, at Newbury Cemetery, the Rev. A. G. P. Baines officiating. The mother and other relatives, with all the nursing staff who could be spared from duty, together also with other nurses in the district were present.


Newbury Weekly News 11 June 1914

Sybil Ethel Roberts died on 8 June aged 19 years and she was buried on 10 June 1914.

Mrs. P. Code ChNw34  Page 95

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