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Hastings and St Leonards Observer - Saturday 11 June 1910
King - George William King, of 168, Priory-road, Hastings, passed peacefully away June 8th, age 57.

Hastings and St Leonards Observer - Saturday 21 February 1942
Mrs. Sarah King _ The death of Mrs. Sarah Elizabeth King, 7, Calvert-road, Hastings, occurred at her home onTuesday last week at the age 89. Mrs. King, widow, was known and respected by many local people, having spent many years of her life as a nurse.

The funeral took place at the Borough Cemetery on Saturday, when the Rev. A. B. Duncalfe. of Calvert Methodist Church, officiated.

The immediate mourners were Mr. and Mrs. G. King (son and daughter-in-law). Miss H King, Mrs. Wilson and Mrs. Osborne (daughters) Mr. C, Osborne (grandson)  Mr. W. Swain (son-in-law). The members of the family desire their sincere thanks for the kind messages of sympathy and for the floral tributes received.

The funeral arrangements were entrusted to Hinkley Funeral Service, 52, Mount Pleasant-road. Hastings

1891 Census
19 Priory Rd

   Surname   First name(s)   Rel   Status   Sex   Age   Occupation   

    KING   George William   Head   M          M    37   Chimney Sweeper(Em'er)       

    KING   Sarah Elizth        Wife   M           F    37          

    KING   Elizabeth            Dau   -             F   13          

    KING   Kate                  Dau   -             F   11             

    KING   George               Son   -             M   10           

    KING   Sarah                 Dau   -             F   8            

    KING   Jessie                Dau   -             F   6          

    KING   Roas                  Dau   -             F   4        

    KING   Edwin                Son   -              M   2          

    HONEYSETT   John   -     S     M   23   Chimney Sweeper(Em'ee)


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George W King
Died June 8th 1910 Aged 57
Rest in Peace.

of Lce. Cpl. Frederick W King
5th Battalion A.I.F. Killed in action
at Pozeres July 25th 1916
Aged 24
Never forgotten

And of Pt. Edwin King 1st Northants
Died at Salonica November 2nd 1918
Aged 29
Sons of the above.

They nobly rose to their country's call
They gave their best their life their all.

Also of
Sarah E King
Died February 10th 1942
Aged 89 Years