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Sophia Maud Mary Furness (1871 - 1950)

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Sophia Maud Mary Furness
Born in Rugby, Warwickshiremap
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Died in Rugby, Warwickshiremap
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Biography

Sophia Maud Mary was born in Rugby Warwickshire, in 1871. She was the daughter of John Furness and Sophia Haslam.

In 1881, aged 9, she lived in 15, Bilton Rd, Rugby with her parents, John M, a clergyman and Sophia E. Also there were her 2 brothers, John M aged 11 and Everard H, aged 8. There were also 5 boarders of school age, James W Bolland aged 12, Theodore J Bolland aged 11, Edgar D C Bolland aged 10, Charles V A Peel aged 11 and John D Peel aged 9. There was also 4 servants, Abigail M Cosswell a nurse, Mary A Neale a cook, Frances E Green, a parlourmaid and Fanny Fitchett a housemaid.

In 1891 aged 19 she was a college student living with her parents in Bilton, Rugby. Her brother John was a university student and Everard and another brother Robert A were still at school. There were 5 servants, Mary A Kerse a matron, Annie H Woodward, cook, Edith M Wright, Sarah Herbert and Florence Cleaver, housemaids.

In 1901, aged 29 she lived at 8, Blackheath Park Row Woolwich and was a High school mistress, living on her own.

In 1911 she lived at 55, Lancaster Rd, Lambeth and was now headmistress of a school. She had a cook living with her, Emily Churchill.


She passed away in 1950.

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