St Margaret's - Churchyard Memorial Inscriptions

AREA 9/3
The southerly section of the eastern half of the churchyard extension opened in 1867.

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Note: There are a number of missing gravestones, compared with the 1969 churchyard plan, on the west side of this area which have been demolished and only meadow remains. To the east considerable tree, weeds, and undergrowth have hidden stones that do exist.

Missing from 1969 churchyard plan
W Buckeridge 1903

1          Card
in  /  loving memory of  /  Ann Maria Card  /  died 24th Nov 1912  /  aged 78 years  /  
also of  /  Stephen Alfred Card  /  died 1st Oct 1894  /  aged 63 years  /  interred at Hartfield / 

2          Graysmark
In memory of  /  Alice  /  the beloved wife of  /  John Graysmark  /  who fell asleep 1st August 1930  / 
aged 56 years  /  also of John her husband  /  who fell asleep 19th Sept 1932  /  aged 60  years  /

Missing from 1969 churchyard plan
Sarah Robbins 1915      Alfred Robbins 1917

Missing from 1969 churchyard plan
F Herbert 1871

3          Green
Sacred  /  to the memory of  /  Thomas Green  /  who died 15th Feb 1902  /  aged 72 years  / 
Also of  /  Mary wife of the above  /  died March 14th 1911  /  aged 73 years  / 

4          Finch
Army Vet Corps badge at the top
SE/24697 Private  /  F. H. H. Finch  /  Royal Army Vet. Corps  /  24th January 1917  /

5          Green
In  /  Sacred Memory of  /  our dear mother  /  Martha  /  beloved wife of  /  Harry Green  / 
passed away Nov 18 1924  /  aged 68  / 
In  /  Loving memory of  /  Harry Green  /  beloved husband of  /  Martha Green  /  who passed away  / 
Jan 21 1940 aged 75  /

Missing from 1969 churchyard plan
A Dickinson 1917

6          Herbert
(In  /  Loving memory of ) /  John Herbert  /  who died 13th April 1881  /  aged 72 years  /
Also of Sarah  /   wife of the above  /  who died 3() January 1896  /  aged 79 years  / 
Reg
399       John Herbert     April 22nd 1881 age 72
582       Sarah Herbert    Feb 4th 1896     age 77 

Missing from 1969 churchyard plan
E Haslin 1935

7          Strong
In Loving Memory of  /  my dear husband  /  John Thomas Strong J.P.  /  who passed away Dec 17th 1924  / 
Aged 62  /  also Ann Maria  /  beloved wife of above  /  who passed away Sept 20th 1956  /  aged 88  /  Also  / 
William Stanley infant son of above  /

8          Bradley 1922
Headstone fallen on face.

9          Hammond
In  /  Loving Memory of  /  Elizabeth  /  the dearest beloved wife of  /  Arthur Hammond  / 
who died April 5th 1914  /   aged 50 years  /

10         Stubbs
Overgrown with undergrowth and not yet readable.
Reg
512       Richard Stubbs Nov 10th 1890  age 34  

11         Crunden
Overgrown and not yet readable.
Reg
580       Walter Crunden              Jan 17th 1896    age 49 

Missing from 1969 churchyard plan
G Moore 1930

12         Neale
In  /  Loving Memory  /  of  /  Thomas Albert Neale  /  who died 2nd February 1930  /  aged 86 years  / 
Also of  /  Elizabeth wife of the above  /  who died 27th December 1930  /  aged 87 years  /

Missing from 1969 churchyard plan
N Locock 1923

13         Pocock
In  /  Loving Memory of  /  Ernest Robert Pocock  /  died 8th April 1906  /  aged 2 1/2 years  / 
Also of Henry Peter his brother  /  13th Royal Sussex Regt.  /  who fell in the Battle of the Somme  / 
30th June 1916  /  aged 22  /  Sons of Simeon and Kate Pocock  /

Missing from 1969 churchyard plan
F Nye 1930

14         Pocock
In Loving Memory of  /  Emma Pocock  /  who died October 9th 1919  /  aged 64 years  / 
Also of  /  Stephen Henry Pocock  /  husband of the above  /  died January 20th 1933  /  aged 73 years  / 

15         Tompkins
In  /   Loving Memory of  /  John Tompkins  /  who died 20th May 1921  /  aged 58 years  / 
also of his beloved wife  /  Florence Curtis  /  who died 24th August 1957  /  aged 86 years  /

16         Field
In  /  Loving Memory  / of  /  Martha Mary Field  /  the beloved wife of  /  James Field  / 
died April 28 1925 aged 79 years  /  Also of James Field  /  died Dec. 18th 1931 aged 87 years  / 

17         Dixon
Mary Sarah Dixon  /  widow of George Moore Dixon of Bradley Hall Derbyshire  / 
died [....] 1st 1923 aged  (79)  / 

18         Gill
In loving memory of  /   William Henry Gill  /  who fell asleep 27th June 1923  /  aged 83  / 
Interred at Worthing  /  Also of Amy his wife  /  who fell asleep 24th Feb 1924 aged 83  / 

19         Willmer
in  /  Loving Memory of  /  Harriett Willmer  /  who died March 15 1926 aged 74  / 
Also of  /  Fred Willmer  /  who died August 17  1928 aged 78  /

20         Hayler
In  /  Loving Memory of  /  Louis James  /   Hayler  /  died March 11th 1902  /  aged 28 years / 

21         Bush
In  /  Loving Memory of  /  Mary Ann  /  wife of George Bush   /  died April 7  1922  / 
Also of George Bush  /  died April 10  1938  /

22         Pocock
In Loving memory  /  of  /  Peter Pocock  /  who fell asleep Janry 19th 1897  /  aged 71 years  / 
also  of  /  Ann Pocock  / died April 30th 1914  /  aged 84 years  / 
Reg
599       Peter Pocock    Jan 23rd 1897   age 71 

23         Woolven
Sacred  /  to the memory of  /  George Woolven  /  of Worthing  /  who died at Angmering  /
September 4th 1874  /   aged 47 years  / 
Also of  /  Susan Woolven  /  wife of the above  /  [Interred at All Saints Fulham]  /  who died July 22nd 1890  / 
aged 64 years  / 
Reg
298       George Woolven           Sept 9th 1874  age 47

Missing [under heavy undergrowth]
1969 Plan          Mary Woolvern 1874      Henry Woolvern 1908
Reg
Mary Woolven 16/4/1874 age 66

Missing [undergrowth]
1969 Plan          Fred Woolvern 1874
Reg
Frederick Woolven 13/6/1874 age 22 from Pentonville Middsex.

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August 2008

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