St Mary's Churchyard, Ely, Cambs 

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History of St Mary's Church

I have tried to be as accurate as possible but as you must appreciate some stones are unreadable now and those that can be read are very faint in places. I have put those that I can read in alphabetical order by surname.

ATKIN - In memory of Ann the daughter of William & Alice ATKIN who died Jan 13th 1812 aged 8 years also two of their children who died as infants

BACON - In memory of Josin? A BACON who died Jan 11 1840 aged 70 years also of Elizabeth his wife who died Nov 10 1840 aged 70 years

BAILEY- In memory of Henry BAILEY 18-(7?)

BEAUCHAMP - Christ. BEAUCHAMP late Captain in the Cambridgeshire Regiment of Militia died 21 Feb 1844 aged 73

BIDWELL - Sacred to the memory of Tho. Langhorn BIDWELL the son of Richard & Sarah BIDWELL who died Jan 11 1848 aged 31 years

CONVINE -  See PAGET

COOPER - William COOPER who departed this life June 28 18(25?)

DENCH - In memory of Luke DENCH who died Jan 23 1815 in the 80 years of his age. Also of Ann his wife who died April 8 18?? in the 85th year of ?

DENCH - In memory of Luke DENCH late of Stretham in this Isle who died May 3rd 1810 aged 82 years

DOCKING - Richard DOCKING died May 17 1850 aged 50

ELLIS - John Ellis who died 1817? aged 67? years (broken stone)

ELLIS - John ELLIS Aug 22 1827 aged 57

ELLIS - Sacred to the memory of William ELLIS the son of John & Ann Ellis who died Oct 8 1849 aged 23 years

ENGLISH -  In memory of Sarah wife of Will? ENGLISH who died May 16 1822 aged 48 years

EVANS - Thomas son of John & Sarah EVANS who died March 30 1849 aged 28 years

GOTOBED - Memory of Paul GOTOBED who died Jan 30th 1810 aged 82 years also of Mary his wife who died Nov 23rd 1788 aged 65 also Mary their daughter who died August 11 1834 aged 85 years

HARLOCK - In Memory of Will? HARLOCK who died May 2 1834? aged 75 years also of Molly his wife who died July 16 1822 aged 67 years

HAYLOCK - Sacred to the memory of John HAYLOCK who departed this life May 30 18(4?)7 aged 79 years also of Sarah his wife who departed this life May 4? 18--? aged 7(2?) years

HAYLOCK - Sacred to the memory of Lavender HAYLOCK who departed this life February 24 1836 aged 70 years also Mary his wife who died May 22? 18-- aged 72 years

HILLS - Sacred to the memory of John HILLS who departed this life Nov 15 18(3/5?)5 aged 55 years

JEFFERSON? - In memory of William the son of Will & Mary JEFFERSON? who departed this life June 28? 18(3?)2 in the (11?/41?) year of his ---------?

KEMPTON - In memory of Elizabeth KEMPTON who died Dec 9 18(2?)8 aged 73? years also George Edmund KEMPTON son of Tho. & Sarah KEMPTON who died Feb -- 1839 in (his infancy?)

KEMPTON - Sacred to the memory of William KEMPTON who died June 12 1739 aged 70 years also Mary his wife who died Nov 25 1741 aged 71 years also Thos KEMPTON organist who died July 16th 1762 aged 68 years also Samuel KEMPTON Grocer son of Thos & Rebecca KEMPTON who died --- 25 1803?

KIRBY - In memory of Edward the son of Edward & Alice KIRBY who died October 7 1826 also of Henry their son who died October 10 1829 aged 6 years also of Alice Susan their daughter who died September 1833--------------also of James their son who died Jan 9? 18?? aged 39 years

KNOWLES - To the memory of John KNOWLES who died April 13th 18(5?)5 aged (6?)3 years also of Elizabeth his widow who died May 9? 1867 aged 78 years

LACK - Sacred to the memory of George LACK who died May 17 1831 aged 70 years also Mary his wife who died June 8 1847 aged 86 years also Elizabeth their youngest daughter who died March 4th 1851? aged 44 years also George, Mary and Thomas? ---------unreadable

MACLOCHLIN - In memory of James Willm MACLOCHLIN born March 3rd 1845 died Oct 15th 1845

MARTIN - T.H.S (with angel at top) In memory of Edward? MARTIN who was born Aug 10 1710? departed this life Aug 21 1785 also of Margaret his wife

MARTIN - Sacred to the memory of Edward MARTIN who departed this life September 2 1780 in the 38 year of his age also of Henry MARTIN who departed this life July 23 1827 in the 78 year of his age

MATHEWS - Frances MATHEWS Aug 7 1797 aged 21 also Martha MATHEWS

METCALFE - In memory of John METCALFE who died April 2? 1817 aged 43 years also of Ann his wife who died April 6 1855 aged 86 years

PAGET- To the memory of Thomas PAGET who died 2- August 1840 aged 45 years also of Mary CONVINE? daughter of Thomas PAGET & Sarah his wife who died 25 ------ember 1838 aged 44 years

RAYNER - Sacred to the memory of Ann RAYNER the wife of Lavender RAYNER who died May 17 1830 aged 48 years

RAYNER - Sacred to the memory of John RAYNER Esq a ---------of this parish who died at his residence in Great Surry? Street Blackfriars London on the 6 April 1853 aged (5?)5 years

RAYNER - Sacred to the memory of Lavender RAYNER who died Feb 17 1832 aged 58 years

RAYNER - Sacred to the memory of Mary RAYNER who died Oct 20 1827 aged 38 years

RAYNER - Sacred to the memory of Robert RAYNER who departed this life Sep -- 1837 aged 60 years

RAYNER - Sacred to the memory of Thomas RAYNER who died Jan 12 1828 aged 57 years

REYNOLDS - George REYNOLDS 1855? aged 66?

ROBERTS - In memory of Ann ROBERTS who departed this life July 11th 1842 aged 30 years

RUSHBROOK - In memory of Hannah RUSHBROOK who died Nov 18-0? aged 76 years

SAUNDERS - In memory of Joseph SAUNDERS who died --- 26  18(43?)

SIMPSON - To the memory of Ann daughter of James & Mary SIMPSON who died Feb 25 1835 aged 63 years

STUBBINS - In memory of Sarah Ann daughter of Thomas & Sarah STUBBINS who departed this life September 8th 1840 aged 2 years. Also Eliz.th their daughter who departed this life September 25th 1840 aged 4 years

WILLSON - Rebeca? WILLSON single woman died the 24 day of October 1780 in the 98 year of her age who lived with one master in one house 29 years 10 months and 17 days

WILLSON - Richd WILLSON who died March 16th 1845 aged 66 years. Rebecca wife of Richd WILLSON who died Dec 13 1840 aged 67 years

WRIGHT- Sacred to the memory of William WRIGHT who died April 20 1857 aged (5?)8 years

 

Transcribed on 6 Feb 2003.

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