Harriet Terry

b. 15 September 1850, d. 2 March 1918
FatherPeter Terry b. 19 May 1822, d. 25 Mar 1895
MotherJane Smart b. c 1823, d. 12 Apr 1894
Moses and Harriet Taylor (nee Terry)
     Harriet Terry was born on 15 September 1850 at Newhaven, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of Peter Terry and Jane Smart.
Harriet Terry was baptized on 27 October 1850 at Newhaven, Sussex, England.
Harriet Terry was a housemaid for Mr and Mrs Edward White at 13 Park Crescent, Brighton. on 2 April 1871.
Harriet Terry married Moses Taylor, son of Thomas Taylor and Elizabeth Burt, on 23 October 1871 at St Nicholas Church, Brighton, Sussex, England.2
On 3 April 1881 Harriet Terry and Moses Taylor lived at 29 St Martin's Place, Brighton, Sussex, England.3
On 5 April 1891 Harriet Terry and Moses Taylor lived at 29 St Martins Place, Brighton, Sussex, England.4
Harriet Terry witnessed the death of Thomas Taylor on 19 July 1900 at 29 St Martin's Place, Brighton, Sussex, England; He died of senility, cardiac weakness and syncope.5
On 31 March 1901 Harriet Terry and Moses Taylor lived at 29 St Martin's Place, Brighton, Sussex, England.6
Harriet ran a tea shop in Hollingdean Rd when her grandson Arthur Taylor was a boy. Arthur could recall helping with a machine that made ice cream which used salt for the freezing process.
On 2 April 1911 Harriet Terry and Moses Taylor lived at 52 Hollingdean Rd, Preston, Brighton, Sussex, England.7
Harriet died in 1918 while their son George was away in WW1 and he was unable to get leave to come home. George was very close to his mother.8
Harriet Terry died on 2 March 1918 at 56 Gladstone Place, Brighton, Sussex, England, at age 67. She died of acute bronchitis.9
Harriet Terry was buried at Grave BN28, Woodvale Cemetery, Lewes Rd, Brighton, Sussex, England.
A gravestone inscription for Harriet Terry and Moses Taylor was recorded as""In Loving Memory of Harriet the beloved wife of Moses Taylor died March 2nd 1918 age 67 years. Rest on, Dear Mother, thy labours o'er. Thy willing hands will toil no more. A faithful mother, true and kind. No friend on earth like thee we find.
Also the above named Moses Taylor died April 18th 1928 aged 82 years. Reunited. At Rest. Also of William, son of the above died July 8th 1888. Aged 11 months".
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Family

Moses Taylor b. 15 Apr 1846, d. 18 Apr 1928
Marriage*
Harriet Terry married Moses Taylor, son of Thomas Taylor and Elizabeth Burt, on 23 October 1871 at St Nicholas Church, Brighton, Sussex, England.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S206] Copy birth certificate of Harriet Terry, born 15 Sep 1850, registered 26 Sep 1850 in the Registration District of Newhaven, Sussex, England (General Register Office, England, Vol 7 Page 459).
  2. [S56] Copy marriage certificate of Moses Taylor and Harriet Terry, married 23 Oct 1871 in the Registration District of Brighton, Sussex, England (General Register Office, England, Vol 2b Page 357).
  3. [S72] 1881 Census for England, "RG11 piece 1084 folio 126 page 34."
  4. [S73] 1891 Census for England "RG12 piece 808 folio 93 page 40."
  5. [S386] Copy death certificate of Thomas Taylor, died 19 Jul 1900, registered 21 Jul 1900 in the Registration District of Brighton, Sussex, England (General Register Office, England, Vol 2b Page 118).
  6. [S74] 1901 Census for England "RG13 piece 925 folio 69 page 23."
  7. [S75] 1911 Census for England "RG14PN5170 RG78PN228 RD80 SD1 ED18 SN150."
  8. [S14] Information supplied by Florence Minnie Topping (52 West Way, Hangleton, Hove, Sussex, England) to Geoffrey Glenn Barber (38 Lawler St, Subiaco, WA, Australia), Sep 1988.
  9. [S20] Copy death certificate of Harriet Taylor, died 2 Mar 1918, registered 2 Mar 1918 in the Registration District of Brighton, Sussex, England (General Register Office, England, Vol 2b Page 342).