Personal information about Edward Samuel Chivers

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Burial Information

Name on burial register:
   Edward Samuel Chivers
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Age at death:
Date of burial:
   24 November 1933
Abode at death:
(according to burial register)
   Quarrystoke, Burghclere
Burial register information:
Book number: 1917
Page number: 175
Record number: 10994
Official at burial:
   W.L. Jones
Source of information:
  Burial Register

Memorial Details

  Edward Samuel CHIVERS
  21 November 1933
  Headstone; Open Book Tablet; 4 Kerbstones
  Marble Lead letters
  Headstone: In / Loving Memory of / a dear husband and father / Edward Samuel Chivers, / who fell asleep Nov.Jan. 21st.. 1933, / aged 73 years. / " Resting." / Also of Ann Maria Chivers / a devoted wife and mother / who oined him Nov. 19th. 1936 / aged 78 years. / 2dearer to us than words can tell / are the memories of parents we / loved so well. / Fror all of us they did their best. / God grant to them Eternal Rest." // Open Book tablet: Left side: Sarah / Jane Chivers / (Janet) / born Feb. 15: 1890 / died May 28: 1962 / aged 72. / Peace Perfect Peace //
    Edward Samuel was born to Journeyman Bricklayer Frederick James and Jane, nee Hayward, later Gibbons, of Cheap St, Newbury. He married Ann Maria Edwards daughter of an Agricultural Labourer of Sanham Green, Hungerford in 1879. Before marriage she was a Farm Worker, living in Lower Green, Inkpen with her widowed mother and siblings. Edward & Ann had 9 children. In 1881 they lived at 7, Brixton Rise,Cheap St, Newbury and he was working as a Pig Butcher. By 1901, they were at 2 Industrial Cottages, Jubilee Rd and he was working as a Bricklayer. By 1911 he was a Builder. They moved to 39, Greenham Rd by 1827 but he died at Quarrystone, Burghclere n 1933. He left £1263 to son Albert James, Platelayer. Sources: Ancestry records; NRC Bur Recds
  16 January 2021
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Sarah Jane (Janet) CHIVERS



Obituaries and Newspaper announcements

Article source:    Newbury Weekly News
Date of source:    30 November 1933
Copyright:    © 



The funeral of Mr. Edward Samuel Chivers, of "Quarrystone", Burghclere, took place on Friday last at the Newtown-road Cemetery. The deceased was 73 years of age. The first part of the service was held at the Methodist Church, Bartholomew-street, Newbury, and was conducted by the Rev. W. Lawson Jones. Mr. C. Griffin was at the organ and played two of the deceased's favourite hymns, "0 happy day" and "0, God, our help in ages past."
The mourners were: Mrs. Chivers (widow), Arthur, Albert, John and Alfred (sons), Janet and Annie (daughters), Gertie, Edie and Gladys (daughters-in-law), Mrs. Edwards (sister-in-law), Reginald Edie (Jubilee-road), Mildred Edie (Newtown) and Mervyn (grandchildren), Mr. T.W. Chivers (nephew), Mrs. North, Mrs. Titchener, Mrs Cooper, Mrs. E. Davis, Mrs. W. Davis and Mrs. Smith (nieces).
Newbury Weekly News 30 November 1933 Mds. P. p 169-P(C)6 Died 21 November 1933 aged 73 Buried 24 November 1933 Bk 1917 p 175 no. 10994
Also Ann Maria Chivers died 19 November 1936 aged 78 and Sarah Jane Chivers (Janet) born 15 February 1890. Died 28 May 1962 aged 72.

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