Susan Harriett Browne, died 1865

Susan Harriett Browne, died 1865

The inscription on the monument reads: Susan Harriett, the beloved wife of Major-Gen. Browne C.B. of H.M. Indian Army, and daughter of the late Major Clutterbuck of Warkworth, Northumberland. Died 13 April, 1865. Aged 36.'

Susan Harriet Clutterbuck appears on the 1861 census living with her widowed mother, her brother Tom, her sister Mary and ten servants at Warkworth in Northumberland. A few months later she married Walter John Browne of the Indian Army. She died at Torquay on 13 April 1865, aged 36, leaving a personal estate valued at £3482.

General Walter John Browne CB died at Warkworth on 26 October 1881, aged 83. He was buried in the Beach Road Cemetery in Warkworth, where his monument still stands today.

Photographed by H.J. Ward of Torquay.

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