Ethelinda Hannah Whiting 1870-1889

Parents: Charles Whiting and Susannah Mason (1,2)
Born: 21st January 1870 in Haverhill. (1,2)
Baptised: 22nd January 1871 at St Mary's Parish Church, Haverhill.(2)
Married: None.
Children: None.
Died: September 1889 at 43 Garland Street, Bury St Edmunds. Buried on 14th September 1889 at Bury St Edmunds cemetery(3,4)

Bio: Ethelinda appears on the 1871 census living at Cross House, Haverhill Hamlet, with her parents and two sisters. When her father died in 1874, her mother remarried and we find her on the 1881 census living with her stepfather Alfred Coe, mother and sister Genetta at 1 Maynewater Lane, Bury St Edmunds.

The GRO index records her death in Bury St Edmunds at the age of 19 in 1889. Burial records show her to be living at 43 Garland Street at the time. She was buried at the local cemetery on 14th September 1889.(4)


(1) Birth Register. 1st Quarter 1870, Risbridge District, Volume 4a Page 448
(2) Suffolk Records Office, Bury St Edmunds, Parish Registers of St Mary's Church, Haverhill. Fiche 578/4/p14 of 37
(3) Death Register. 3rd Quarter 1889, Bury St Edmunds District, Volume 4a Page 343
(4) SFHS, Suffolk Burial Index, issue 2, 1538-1900