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Louisa May "May" HORSWILL

Louisa May "May" HORSWILL

Female 1907 - 1999  (92 years)

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  • Name Louisa May "May" HORSWILL  [1, 2
    Nickname May 
    Born 9 Jun 1907  Penzance, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 11 Aug 1907  St. Mary's Church, Penzance, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Louisa May HORSWILL, daughter of Ebenezer Orlando and Emma Louise. Address 29 High St., father a Grocer. Rev. Williams, St Mary's Church, Penzance.
    Gender Female 
    Died 16 Oct 1999  Moncton, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Cause: Carcinoma of lung 
    • (Living names removed) Mrs. Louisa May NOSWORTHY 1907-1999: Louisa May NOSWORTHY, of Royal Court and formerly of Lorentz Dr., Moncton, passed away at The Moncton Hospital on Saturday, October 16, 1999. Born in Truro, England she was the daughter of the late Ebenzer and Emma (Yelland ) HORSWILL. She attended the Church of England. She is survived by two daughters, Mrs. NOSWORTHY was the last surviving member of her immediate family. She was predeceased by her husband David NOSWORTHY; by a son John ROBERTS; and by a brother Ed HORSWILL. Resting at Riverview Funeral Home, 214 Pine Glen Rd. with visitation on Monday, October 18, 1999 from 7 to 9pm. The funeral service will be held at St. John the Baptist Anglican Church, Riverview on Tuesday, October 19, 1999 at 3.30 pm with Rev. Albert Snelgrove officiating. The family will be receiving relatives and friends in the church hall immediately following the service. Interment will be in St. John's Anglican Church Cemetery, Whites Cove, N.B., on Wednesday, October 20, 1999 at 2pm. Donations to the memorial of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Riverview Funeral Home.

      The error in place of birth was changed from Truro to Penzance in the registration office in Fredericton. (Anne Brooks)
    Buried 20 Oct 1999  St. John's Anglican Church Cemetery, Whites Cove, Queens, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Her ashes were interred beside her husband at St. John's Anglican Church Cemetery.
    Person ID I2  Nosworthy
    Last Modified 31 Mar 2018 

    Father Ebenezer Orlando HORSWILL,   b. 18 Dec 1881, Plymouth, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1971, Plymouth, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Mother Emma Louisa YELLAND,   b. 16 Nov 1879, Penzance, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1962, Plymouth, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 5 Aug 1906  St. Mary's Church, Penzance, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Married 8th Sunday after Trinity, 5th August 1906, in St. Mary's Parish Church, Ebenezer Orlando HORSWILL, age 24, Bachelor, Grocer, residing at 4 South Place Folly, Penzance, son of Ebenezer Pentire HORSWILL, Mason; and Emma Lousia YELLAND, age 27, Spinster, residing same address, daughter of John William St. Keverne YELLAND, Mason. Married by Banns by me, C.F. Rogers, M.A, Curate. Both Ebenezer and Emma signed their names, as did the witnesses, Mabel YELLAND and John William St. Keverne YELLAND. [3]
    Photos
    29 High St., Penzance, Cornwall
    29 High St., Penzance, Cornwall
    Home of Ebenezer and Emma Horswill in 1907 when May was born.
    Boscawen St., Truro, Cornwall
    Boscawen St., Truro, Cornwall
    One of the main streets in Truro in the early 1900s.

    Old UK Photos
    14a Kenwyn St., Truro, Cornwall
    14a Kenwyn St., Truro, Cornwall
    Home and fish and shop of Ebenezer and Emma Horswill. It exists today as a clothing business.
    Ebenezer and Emma Horswill
    Ebenezer and Emma Horswill
    Ebenezer and Emma Horswill
    Ebenezer and Emma Horswill
    Taken in 1962 at Cynthia's wedding.
    Family ID F5  Group Sheet

    Family 1 George Harvey ROBERTS,   b. 24 Jul 1898, Kingsteignton, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Apr 1942, Taunton, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Married 27 Jan 1929  Kenwyn, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Type: Separated 
    • Marriage solemnized at the Parish Church in the Parish of Kenwyn in the County of Cornwall according to the rites and ceremonies of the Church of England, after Banns, on 27 January 1929. George Harvey ROBERTS, age 30, Bachelor, Boilersmith, son of John Henry ROBERTS, Deceased, Railway carriage cleaner; and Lousia May HORSWILL, age 21, Spinster; Drapers Assistant, daughter of Ebenezer Orlando HORSWILL, Grocers Manager. Both residing at the time of marriage at 8 Trelawny Road, Hendra, Kenwyn. Witnesses: Ebenezer Orlando HORSWILL and Sydney John Trafford ROBERTS. Vicar: Fredk. Thomas. [6]
    Children 
     1. Grenville John "John" ROBERTS,   b. 8 Aug 1931, Truro, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1992, Taunton, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
    Last Modified 2 Nov 2015 
    Family ID F23  Group Sheet

    Family 2 David Gilbert NOSWORTHY,   b. 2 Jan 1906, Plymouth, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Dec 1973, Oromocto, Sunbury, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 2 Mar 1943  District of Nelson, Lancaster, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • David Gilbert NOSWORTHY, Bachelor; age 37, Hairdresser, son of William Robert NOSWORTHY, Hairdresser; and Louisa May ROBERTS, Widow, age 35, formerly ROBERTS, maiden name HORSWILL, Hairdresser, daughter of Ebenezer Orlando HORSWILL, Grocery Manager, married at the Register Office by license. Witnesses: Hartley BRACEWELL, and Mary HARGREAVES. Residence at time of marriage: 4 Linden Road, Colue. [6]
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
    Photos
    Regent House, Llanrwst, Wales
    Regent House, Llanrwst, Wales
    Home and place of work of David and May Nosworthy in 1944; photo would have been taken in an earlier time.
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F1  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    National School, Penzance, Cornwall
    National School, Penzance, Cornwall
    School that May attended. This property has now been converted into a private home. (2008)
    Louisa May Horswill
    Louisa May Horswill
    Photo on home page, top right.

    Headstones
    NOSWORTHY
    NOSWORTHY

    NOSWORTHY
    1906 DAVID G. 1973
    1907 LOUISA MAY 1999


  • Sources 
    1. [S72] Certified Copy of an Entry of Birth, General Registrar Office.

    2. [S168] England and Wales Registration Index.

    3. [S244] Parish Register, St. Mary's, Penzance, Cornwall (original register).

    4. [S73] Funeral records.

    5. [S45] Personal knowledge/recollection, Anne Brooks.

    6. [S74] Certified Copy of an Entry of Marriage, General Register Office.


  

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