11 Oct 2018                   

Wife: Minnie Wells Married name: Minnie Horne
Born: 23 Jun 1861 in Norwich Road, East Dereham, Norfolk 1 Census: 1871 in Russell Place, East Dereham, Norfolk (see note 1) Census: 1881 at Edinburgh House, Market Square, Midhurst, Sussex (see note 2) Census: 1891 at 45 Norwich Road, East Dereham, Norfolk (see note 3) Died: 3 Feb 1897 in East Dereham, Norfolk 2,3 (see note 4) Father: William Wells Mother: Elizabeth Secker
Husband: Robert Edwin Horne Married: 1 Jan 1885 in East Dereham, Norfolk 3 (see note 5)
Born: 18 Jan 1860 in Cambrian Place, Heigham, Norwich, Norfolk 1 Census: 1861 at 5 Cambrian Place, Heigham, Norwich, Norfolk (see note 6) Census: 1871 in Charing Cross, Norwich St Gregory, Norfolk (see note 7) Education: Norwich Commercial School 4 Census: 1881 in Pottergate Street, Norwich, Norfolk (see note 8) Occupation: 1881 Clothiers Assistant 5 Census: 1891 at 45 Norwich Road, East Dereham, Norfolk (see note 9) Resided: Jun 1894 at 45 Norwich Road, East Dereham, Norfolk 6 Occupation: 1894 Draper (master) 6 Census: 1901 at 20 London Road, East Dereham, Norfolk (see note 10) Occupation: 1901 Draper and Clothier 7 Occupation: 1904 Draper and Outfitter 8 (see note 11) Occupation: 1908 Warehouseman 8 (see note 12) Census: 1911 at Victoria House, Chandlers Hill, Wymondham, Norfolk (see note 13) Occupation: 1911 Draper and Outfitter 9 Resided: in East Dereham, Norfolk 10 (see note 14) Died: 6 Dec 1933 in Norfolk 11,12 (see note 15) Probate: 5 Mar 1934 (see note 16) Father: Robert Horne Mother: Elizabeth Last Other spouse 2
1 F Edith May Horne | Born: 2 May 1886 East Dereham, Norfolk sp. William George Bowden |Married: 7 Sep 1911 Brondesbury, London Born: 19 May 1887 Died: 24 Mar 1981 | Died: 25 Feb 1943 Northampton, Northamptonshire
2 F Maude Elizabeth Horne | Born: 11 Feb 1888 East Dereham, Norfolk sp. Burton Bullimore Long |Married: 1909 Norfolk Born: 1882 Died: 29 Aug 1955 | Died: 1 Jul 1916 Norfolk
3 F Jennie Grace Horne | Born: 10 Nov 1889 East Dereham, Norfolk sp. Edward A Bunn |Married: 1915 Suffolk | Died: 4 Apr 1967 Cottage Hospital, Swaffham, Norfolk
4 F Florence Dorothy Horne | Born: 11 Dec 1892 East Dereham, Norfolk sp. William Ernest Whiteside |Married: 1912 Norfolk Born: 1889 Died: 20 Jan 1919 | sp. Guy Edward Mann |Married: 1920 Norfolk Born: 1896 Died: | Died: 1967 Canada
5 F Winifred Horne | Born: 22 Jun 1894 East Dereham, Norfolk sp. George Edward Peter Sutton |Married: 20 Jun 1936 East Dereham, Norfolk Born: 25 Nov 1891 Died: Aug 1970 | Died: 5 Feb 1973 Norfolk
6 M Ernest Robert Horne | Born: 8 Nov 1895 East Dereham, Norfolk | Died: 29 Dec 1918 Salonica, Greece
Sources: (1) Birth Certificate. (2) Monica Horne pers. com. (3) FreeBMD Website. (4) Obituary. (5) 1881 Census. (6) Birth of daughter Winifred. (7) 1891 Census. (8) Kellys Directory. (9) 1911 Census. (10) Isobel Slatter (nee Bowden) (11) Newspaper obituaries. (12) GRO index. Event Notes Note (1) Age 9, with family. Note (2) RG11/1131 f37: Boarder at school run by Miss Mary Newman Note (3) Age 29, born East Dereham, with husband Robert E Horne and children. Note (4) Mar 1897 Mitford 4b 182 age 36 Note (5) Mar 1885 Mitford 4b 419 Note (6) Age 1, born Norwich, with family. Note (7) Age 11, born Norwich, with family Note (8) Age 21, born Norwich, with family. Clothiers Assistant Note (9) RG12/1554 f88: Age 31, born Norwich, draper & clothier. With wife Minnie and children. Note (10) RG13/1872 f65: Age 40, born Norwich. Outfitter, Shopkeeper, Travelling draper. With wife Mary and children Note (11) 1904 Kellys Directory has Robert Edwin Horne, Draper and outfitter, 39 Quebec Street, Dereham, with house Mountain Ash, London Road, Dereham. Note (12) 1908 Kellys has him as warehouseman, Market Place, Wymondham. Note (13) RG14PN11345 RG78PN616 RD226 SD2 ED10 SN184: Age 51 born Heigham. Draper and Outfitter, with wife Mary Harvey and children Note (14) Lived in Dereham in later years; Gablehurst, Quebec Road, then Abbotsford, Quebec Road (moved about 1924). Note (15) Dec 1933 Mitford 4b 278 age 73. Obituary in the Eastern Daily Press: The funeral of Mr Robert Edwin Horne, of Quebec Road, East Dereham, who died on December 6th, aged 73, took place at Dereham Parish Church and afterwards at Dereham Cemetery on Saturday. Mr Horne, who was a native of Norwich, and was educated at the old Norwich Commercial School, was well known in the county as a successful man of business and as owner of a considerable amount of property. The property market was one of his keenest interests. He was a valued member of the Parish Church Council and a greatly respected resident of Dereham. Mr Horne was taken ill in September, and had been somewhat better when a relapse occured about three weeks ago. The Rev J G Madeley officiated, and the private mourners included Mrs Horne (Widow), Mr Gilbert Horne (son), Mrs Edward Bunn, and the Misses Mary, Irene and Monica Horne (daughters), Mr H M Vyall (brother-in-law), Mr W G Bowden and Mr B B Long (sons-in-law), Mrs Loads (sister-in-law), Mr J Long (grandson) and Nurse J Bowles. Among others present were (long list, including) Mr and Mrs Rainsford, Mr H P Bowden, Mr J B Bowden. Note (16) Will proved 5 Mar 1934. Effects 15 742 12s 9d. Robert Edwin Horne, retired Outfitter. Executors Jennie Grace Bunn, wife of Edward Bunn of Spooner Row; Vera Marguerite Horne of Lowestoft; William George Bowden of Kilburn. Estate, in different measures, to: wife Mary Harvey Horne; son Gilbert Edwin Horne; daughter Florence Dorothy Mann of 317 2nd Street, North Kenora, Ontario, Canada; grandson Ralph Long (in memory of his dear mother); daughters Edith May Bowden, Winifred Horne, Jennie Grace Bunn, Mary Harvey (sic) Horne, Vera Marguerite Horne, Irene Harvey Horne, Monica Frances Horne. For comments and questions about this family, email Howard Slatter Updated October 2018 Name Index