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Memorial Inscriptions in St John's Churchyard

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Plan of Section E West and overview

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Area E West Burial Plots 1382 to 1647

114 inscriptions listed below. Plot numbers in red refer to the plan above.

1383 Sacred to the memory of PERCY son of HARRY & FANNY CAULTON of Long Lane in this Parish who died Friday January 21st 1898 aged 18 years. Also FANNY mother of the above and beloved wife of HARRY L. CAULTON who died April 18th 1915 aged 63 years. Also HARRY LENTHALL CAULTON born March 10th 1852 died June 27th 1928 Also MINNIE wife of FRANK H. CAULTON who died on the 5th day of September 1919

1384 HARRY son of SAMUEL & ALICE MAUD WRIGHT died January 6th 1912 in his 5th year "And Jesus called a littIe child unto Him" JOHN WRIGHT died March 30th 1930 aged 82 years Also ELIZABETH wife of JOHN WRIGHT who died November 20th 1917 aged 66 years (verse) Also HILDA GAY died November 24th 1956 aged 67 years.

1389 In loving memory of MARGARET ANN MATHERS died April 29th 1936 aged 65 years "Where no shadows fall."

In view of her date of death, her husband Isaac was probably buried here first

1391 in loving memory of GEORGE WRIGHT died Nov 19th 1915 aged 36 years Also MARGARET MATILDA wife of the above died June 2nd 1936 aged 52 years "Thy will be done". In loving memory of MATILDA ROGERS who died August 23rd 1998 age 85 years also ARTHUR ROGERS husband of MATILDA who died December 23rd 1998 aged 85 years MARGARET GOODWIN beloved wife of DENNIS and daughter of ARTHUR & MATILDA ROGERS died October 3rd 2003 aged 64 years

1392 In loving memory of our dear father WALTER JOHN SNAPE died March 24th 1916 aged 69 years Also our dear mother ANN SNAPE died February 14th 1916 aged 69 years "At rest" Also SARAH ANN sister of WALTER J. SNAPE died January 30th 1922 aged 73 years Also HENRY HAVELOCK their son who was killed in action in France May 4th 1916 aged 35 years

1393 In loving memory of FREDERICK JAMES HALL who died November 29th 1918 aged 40 years.

1394 In loving memory of GEORGE & ELIZA DRABBLE their son FREDERICK BLOXOME DRABBLE and daughters EVA FLORENCE ROSS and EMMA GIBBON and her husband JOHN, their daughter DOROTHY and her husband GEOFFREY HAYMAN, also AMANDA JANE daughter of BETTY & WILLIAM POTTS aged 26 hours; in loving memory of BETTY POTTS a beloved wife and mother 1931-2010 and WILLIAM POTTS Beloved Husband & Father 1926-2016

1396 28169 GUARDSMAN J. BARTON Grenadier Guards 24th May 1921

Commonwealth War Grave

1397 In loving memory of JOHN WILLIAM TURNER BILLINGE died November 25th 1921 aged 61 years "Peace perfect peace" Also MARY wife of the above named died Oct 17th 1930 aged 67 years.

1399 In loving memory of ETHEL Beloved daughter of JAMES & MARY BRAY died 13th September 1922 aged 16 years "In Jesus keeping" also MARY BRAY died 7th July 1951 aged 76 years "At rest" also the said JAMES BRAY who died August 30th 1953 aged 76 years "At rest" Also GEORGE COLIN dearly loved son died April 17th 1977 aged 73 years.

1402 55192 PRIVATE J.H. GIBBON Worcestershire Regiment 26th March 1920 Aged 21

Commonwealth War Grave

1406 To the treasured memory of ARTHUR the beloved husband of HENRIETTA ELIZABETH WORSENCROFT died 12th August 1926 aged 51 years "His kind disposition & gentle manners made him loved by all who knew him" Also HENRIETTA ELIZABETH WORSENCROFT died June 13th 1945 aged 73 years.

In view of the date of death, probably not the first interment in this plot. It could be the grave of his mother-in-law Lydia Cooper buried 1898

1407 In loving memory of ELLEN JANE (NELLIE) TIMPERLEY who died May 31st 1936 aged 53 years Also JOHN husband of the above who died April 3rd 1957 aged 76 years Also LESLIE son of the above who died December 12th 1911 aged 18 months "Thy will be done."

1408 In loving memory of MARTHA BERRY who died December 17th 1897 aged 89 years Also MINNIE JACKSON who entered into rest August 14th 1925 aged 51 years "Peace perfect peace" Also FRED WHEELDON JACKSON born October 17th 1875 entered into rest October 23rd 1930 "I know that my Redeemer liveth."

1409 "Thy will be done" In loving memory of ELIZABETH the beloved wife of THOMAS JACKSON who died September 22nd 1909 aged 77 years.

1410 In loving memory of ARTHUR the beloved husband of EMMA DOWNES who died April 5th 1903 aged 32 years Also STANLEY their son who died May 21st 1913 aged 21 years Also ALBERT their son who died July 30th 1919 aged 29 years Also EMMA wife of ARTHUR DOWNES who died May 13th 1929 aged 62 years

1412 Thy will be done In loving memory of CHARLES RUMBLE of Kerridge who died July 25th 1903 aged 61 years also MARY ANN wife of the above who died May 11th 1878 aged 36 years and was interred at Prestbury Church (verse)

1416 In loving memory of JAMES JACKSON died 31st October 1921 aged 85 years Also MARY his beloved wife died 28th November 1926 aged 67 years also ARTHUR COE died 11th November 1963 aged 81 years also MINNIE his beloved wife died 4th December 1965 aged 82 years.

1420 In loving memory of JANE the beloved wife of DAVID BRADLEY who died April 2nd 1920 aged 83 years also the above DAVID BRADLEY who died December 21st 1920 aged 85 years "Peace perfect peace" also ETHEL JESSOP died January 27th 1951 aged 73 years also COLIN G. BRADLEY died March 5th 1981 aged 78 years

1421 ln loving memory of my dear wife SARAH BOWDEN died April 21st 1920 aged 78 years JOHN BOWDEN beloved husband of SARAH BOWDEN died May 3rd 1938 aged 99 years "At rest" MARIA beloved daughter of the above died April 26th 1933 aged 62 years.

1424 (Top):- In loving memory of JOHN WILLIAM AINSWORTH died April 7th 1898 aged 31 years. (LH side):- Also ELIZABETH ANN wife of JOHN AINSWORTH died June 26th 1946 aged 77 years JOHN JAMES her son died April 4th 1915 aged 23 years. (RH side):- FLORENCE SNAPE her daughter died January 14th 1932 aged 38 years. Pte. WALTER SNAPE K.S.L.I, her husband killed in action September 18th 1918, aged 24 years. SARAH TIGHE died November 7th 1898 aged 50 years

1425 In loving memory of THOMAS ROWBOTHAM of Bollington who died February 7th 1904 aged 46 years. "Until the day break and the shadows flee away" also MARTHA wife of the above who departed this life September 7th 1930 aged 73 years.

1427 (front):- In loving memory of GEORGE ALLMAN born May 28th 1893 died November 26th 1902 Also HERBERT ALLMAN born June 22nd 1899 died November 26th 1902 sons of WILLIAM & ALICE ALLMAN Lower house Bollington

George Allman and Herbert Allman were digging at a sand hole at Moss Brow, sadly the sand collapsed in and they suffocated (reported in The Manchester Evening News November 27th 1902)

1430 (head):- JAMES SHAW died January 29th 1913, aged 82 years. (foot):- Indian mutiny veteran Staff Reg. late 64th Foot.

1432 In loving memory of ANNIE the beloved wife of JOSEPH BERRY died May 4th 1939 aged 68 years. Also ALEC HENRY son of the above died April 5th 1916 aged 9 years. Also JOSEPH BERRY died December 3rd 1954 aged 92 years. Also MARION BERRY died June 5th 1958 aged 56 years. Also ELSIE BERRY died August 5th 1961 aged 61

1434 In loving memory of ARTHUR LITTON beloved husband of MINNIE LITTON died January 6th 1932 aged 30 years Also DAVID BRADLEY father-in-law of the above who died May 29th 1932 aged 67 years.

1435 In loving memory of THOMAS CLAY who died December 18th 1931 aged 63 years (verse) Also of SARAH ANN CLAY born January 7th 1873 died November 25th 1923 Beloved wife of THOMAS CLAY

1436 In loving memory of DAVID MAYERS 7.8.1953-29.6.1977 loving son of GORDON & MARY MAYERS also MARY HANNAH BAXTER 29.5.1892-16.11.1975 beloved grandma of DAVID

1437 In loving memory of SAMUEL WOOD who died April 25th 1922 aged 55 years also HANNAH wife of the above who died January 20th 1926 aged 52 years. (RH side):- Also EDITH wife of JOSEPH HENRY GUMM died 4th March 1964 aged 59 years. JOSEPH HENRY GUMM who died 22nd August 1987 aged 85 years

1438 In loving memory of WILLIAM WOODALL born February 21st 1857 died August 4th 1922 also ELIZABETH wife of the above died April 24th 1942 aged 73 years (verse)

1440 In loving memory of a dear husband & father WILLIAM HENRY TUTE called to rest June 22nd 1950 in his 70th year Also EMILY wife of the above died January 21st 1960 aged 79 years Also EDNA MAY their infant daughter called to rest September 1st 1920 aged 2 years "Suffer little children to come unto me"

1443 In loving memory of JANE SIMCOCK who peacefully passed away on April 4th 1898 aged 91 years "There remaineth therefore a rest to the people of God".

1447 In loving memory of JOHN WAINWRIGHT of Bollington who died October 27th 1902 aged 59 years. Also EMMA wife of the above who died January 1st 1922 aged 80 years Also MARY ANN MORECROFT daughter of the above who died December 18th 1943 aged 61 years also JOSEPH HENRY BRAILSFORD August 6th 1905-July 9th 1979 also his beloved wife DORIS BRAILSFORD March 25th 1913 - February 3rd 1994 (verse)

1449 In loving memory of MARTHA ANN LEIGH died November 3rd 1922 aged 50 years also JOHN THOMAS LEIGH died May 9th 1946 aged 75 years.

1455 In memory of JANE wife of SAMUEL JACKSON of Cliff House, Higher Broughton Manchester formerly of Bollington who died January 28th 1899 aged 70 years also the above SAMUEL JACKSON who died May 13th 1905 aged 78 years Also MARY the beloved wife of THOMAS JACKSON Shrigley Road, Bollington who died March 1st 1919 aged 64 years Also THOMAS JACKSON who died January 5th 1928 aged 75 years.

1456 In loving memory of JANE GARBUTT born July 5th 1831 died May 14th 1898 "The Lord, will perfect that which concerneth me. To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die".

1458 In loving memory of ALICE widow of the late JAMES HOLT of Bury Lancashire who died December 22nd 1901 aged 82 years Also MILES PILLING GREEN who died February 11th 1908 aged 57 years Also SUSANNAH wife of the above who died January 2nd 1916 aged 69 years "At rest"

1461 In loving memory of JOSEPH EGERTON who fell asleep February 11th 1923 aged 31 years (verse) also ELEANOR his beloved wife who passed away February 21st 1976 aged 84 years also ANDREW EGERTON SHAW who passed away May 23rd 1959 aged 9 years.

Eleanor Egerton married Herbert W Clarke 1942

1464 No inscription.

black vase

1466 In loving memory of ADAM HATTON of Kerridge who died September 25th 1924 aged 61 years "One of the best" also EMMA wife of the above who died June 3rd 1944 aged 81 years also JOHN son of ADAM & EMMA HATTON who fell in action in Palestine November 6th 1917 aged 24 years "Fondly remembered".

1467 In loving memory of SUSAN the beloved wife of JOHN TRUEMAN who died January 11th 1925 aged 66 years. Also the above JOHN TRUEMAN who died December 22nd 1943 aged 74 years. Also ETHEL their 2nd daughter who died July 20th 1948 aged 51 years. Also MARY their eldest daughter who died March 18th 1968 aged 73 years.

1469 In loving memory of HARRY EGERTON who died November 9th 1925 aged 67 years. Also his beloved wife SARAH JANE who died February 15th 1941 aged 82 years. Also BEATRICE beloved wife of SAMUEL EGERTON who died April 28th 1953 aged 59 years. Also the above named SAMUEL EGERTON who died December 25th 1955 aged 62 years.

1471 In loving memory of FREDERICK JOHN FREEMAN who died March 25th 1931 aged 76 years. also ALICE wife of the above who died November 20th 1941 aged 80 years.

1477 In loving memory of FRANCES the beloved wife of JOSEPH FORD who died November 22nd 1918 aged 50 years also JOSEPH FORD the beloved husband of the above who died February 25th 1925 aged 56 years also WILFRED their son who died September 19th 1900 aged 3 years also MARTHA who died in infancy.

1481 In loving memory of CLARICE ELIZABETH wife of ARTHUR LEWIS who died May 1st 1923 aged 20 years. Also HILDA MARY their daughter aged 4 days In loving memory of MARY ELIZABETH wife of WILLIAM LEWIS who died August 13th 1959 aged 85 years. Also WILLIAM LEWIS who died February 15th 1969 aged 95 years.

1482 In loving memory of ELEANOR the beloved wife of JOHN HOOLEY who departed this life June 27th 1923 aged 63 years. Also JOHN HOOLEY who died September 5th 1937 aged 85 years. Also GILBERT VINCENT son of the above who died November 17th 1924 aged 25 years. Also HARRIET beloved wife of JAMES GRANGE and daughter of the above who died June 20th 1925 aged 45 years.

1483 In loving memory of CHARLES PICKFORD who departed this life July 7th 1923 aged 76 years. Also FRANCES his wife died May 6th 1929 aged 79 years.

1484 In loving memory of MARGARET CLARKE who departed this life October 2nd 1923 aged 74 years. Also EDITH JANE CLARKE died May 19th 1953 aged 61 years. RICHARD CLARKE 1887 - 1974

1487 In loving memory of JANE ELIZABETH ASHTON born September 6th 1859 died January 12th 1925.

1490 In loving memory of NELLIE the beloved wife of HAROLD P. ODY who died January 20th 1923 aged 25 years.

1491 inscribed ASHLEY.

Vase probably John Alfred Ashley 1931 and parents Thomas 1950 and Alice 1979

1494 In loving memory of ANNIE ELIZABETH BROADHURST who died in infancy June 4th 1892 and WILLIAM MOORES BROADHURST who died July 3rd 1899 aged 1 year. ISAAC BROADHURST born April 10th 1866 died November 13th 1909 also ANNIE wife of the above who passed away July 7th 1931 aged 65 years.

Annie Elizabeth unlikely to be buried in this plot - this part of the graveyard was still part of the old vicarage garden in 1892

1496 In loving memory of PETER ARNOLD POWNALL who died January 1st 1907 aged 74 years also SARAH POWNALL wife of the above who died March 1st 1908 aged 76 years also WILLIAM JONES who died April 4th 1899 aged 75 years also MARTHA JONES wife of the above who died April 9th 1902 aged 75 years "She died in peace"

1498 Inscribed "BIGGAR".

Probably Hannah Biggar

1501 In loving memory of JANE MEAKIN who died October 5th 1923 aged 72 years also MARY ANNIE MASON born 2nd December 1857 died 14th October 1930.

1509 In loving memory of HARRIET ANNIE only daughter of JOSEPH & SARAH CANHAM who died October 22nd 1926 aged 29 years also the above named JOSEPH CANHAM who died May 13th 1938 aged 70 years also the above SARAH CANHAM who died January 29th 1945 aged 86 years.

Sarah's date of death apparently wrongly inscribed

1513 In loving memory of ELIZABETH BROSTER born March 5th 1885 died September 7th 1899. Also MARGARET the beloved wife of THOMAS BROSTER junior who died February 18th 1919 aged 32 years.

memorial fallen and grassed over

1514 In loving memory of MARTHA MILLWARD died February 20th 1919 aged 54 years JAMES MILLWARD died November 29th 1939 aged 76 years.

memorial grassed over

1517 In loving memory of SARAH BROWN who died March 2nd 1899 aged 60 years Also JAMES BROWN died October 12th 1901 aged 72 years.

memorial grassed over Sarah's date of death apparently wrongly inscribed

1518 In affectionate remembrance of TOM the beloved son of WILLIAM & MARY ROWBOTHAM of the Willows, Bollington born March 1st 1899 died October 11th 1900 (verse) Also the above WILLIAM beloved husband of MARY ROWBOTHAM died December 23rd 1920 aged 65 years Also MARY wife of the above died September 18th 1932 aged 75 years Also KATHLEEN their daughter and beloved wife of ANDREW W. MacDOUGALL of St. Andrews Fyfe died January 7th 1924 aged 27 years interred at St. Andrews Also MARGARET OLDHAM ISHERWOOD beloved daughter of HENRY & ANN E. ISHERWOOD died February 1st 1916 aged 2 years. In loving memory of HENRY ISHERWOOD born 30th June 1880 died 28th February 1947 Also his wife ANN ELIZABETH born 17th February 1881 died 12th January 1953 cremated at Stockport, their ashes are buried here Also the cremated remains of her sister JANE MARY ROWBOTHAM died 29th January 1966 aged 78 years and in memory of their brother WILLIAM ROWBOTHAM C.B.E. died 12th March 1953 aged 70 years.

1520 In loving memory of ARTHUR TRAFFORD who died March 12th 1902 aged 56 years. Also SARAH Relict of the late JAMES RHODES who departed this life June 16th 1904 aged 78 years (verse)

1525 In loving memory of my dear father & mother JOSEPH EDWARD PYE died 30th July 1925 aged 41 years EDITH PYE died 13th December 1956 aged 71 years.

1530 In loving memory of SARAH MEAKIN died November 1st 1929 aged 75 years.

1546 To the memory of ALEXANDER BAXTER died April 17th 1927 aged 60 years also MARY ELLEN wife of the above died March 9th 1964 aged 94 years also HERBERT beloved husband of EVELYN PEGG died April 8th 1970 aged 67 years EVELYN PEGG died September 26th 1997 aged 90

1547 In loving memory of GEORGE BARTON who entered into rest February 7th 1928 aged 51 years also JANEY wife of the above who died May 23rd 1948 aged 71 years also LILY PEGG daughter of the above who died January 21st 1951 aged 47 years.

Jane Barton married William Coe 1934

1549 In loving memory of JOSEPH NEATE the beloved husband of JESSIE HARROP who died May 31st 1928 aged 27 years.

1551 In loving memory of our dear father & mother JOSEPH JACKSON died December 17th 1931 aged 64 years. CHARLOTTE JEMIMA JACKSON died September 7th 1932 aged 62 years also WILLIAM THOMAS their beloved son and beloved husband of ELSIE JACKSON who died August 27th 1934 aged 39 years also ARTHUR beloved husband of HELENA JACKSON who died December 14th 1964 aged 61 years also HELENA JACKSON died August 8th 1979 aged 73 years. Vase inscribed "In ever loving remembrance from his fellow workers." other vase "Brian Arthur Cox 1934-1998"

Helena's death date may be wrongly inscribed

1554 In loving memory of JOHN WILLIAM COE died August 12th 1935 aged 84 years. also EMMA COE wife of the above died March 22nd 1942 aged 86 years (verse).

memorial fallen There may be earlier burials considering the plot location.

1555 In memory of JOE GOODWIN who died May 26th 1900 aged 1 year 9 months JOSEPH GOODWIN who died January 5th 1939 aged 82 years also ADA wife of the above died March 21st 1949 aged 85 years HARRIET CHAPPELL died September 29th 1899 aged 78 years.

1556 AGNES MARY infant daughter of NATHANIEL and MAUD MARY IRVING born July 29th 1899.

1559 In loving memory of CHARLES AINSWORTH who died September 22nd 1901 aged 61 years also ROBERT LOMAS who died October 7th 1906 aged 50 years also FRANCES wife of CHARLES AINSWORTH who died November 16th 1910 aged 65 years also EDNA wife of JAMES AINSWORTH who entered into rest May 22nd 1935 aged 66 years also JAMES AINSWORTH who died August 8th 1955 aged 86 years.

1560 In loving remembrance of JOSEPH BROSTER born October 15th 1831 died April 8th 1902 ANN BROSTER wife of the above who died July 6th 1906 aged 72 years JOSEPH JAMES son of the above who died May 29th 1924 aged 47 years FLORENCE his dearly loved wife who died January 7th 1949 aged 74 years.

1561 In loving memory of WILLIAM JACKSON who died November 5th 1925 aged 64 years also JOHN JACKSON brother of the above who died June 24th 1941 aged 75 years also EMMA wife of the above JOHN JACKSON who died February 14th 1955 aged 80 years HERBERT FURNESS cremated October 9th 1970 aged 70 years

1562 In everlasting memory of FRED dearly beloved husband of WINIFRED A. KAY died December 7th 1952 aged 68 years also WINIFRD ANNIE KAY died July 7th 1969 aged 82 years JOHN THOMAS GASKELL died April 24th 1927 aged 76 years also HANNAH wife of the above died January 5th 1928 aged 76 years.

1564 In loving memory of JAMES WARBURTON died October 1st 1937 aged 85 years also ELIZABETH wife of the above died October 5th 1934 aged 81 years also ANNIE K. WARBURTON daughter of the above died December 10th 1927 aged 30 years also WILFRED their son who died of wounds in France October 31st 1917 aged 23 years.

1565 No inscription.

1566 In loving memory of WILLIAM H. BERRY who died February 8th 1928 aged 59 years also RACHEL BERRY beloved wife of the above who died June 2nd 1957 aged 86 years Sgt. JOHN BERRY MM. who was killed in France August 10th 1917 aged 25 years (verse) also DICK DRABBLE who passed away December 26th 1956 aged 65 years also ANNIE his wife died December 28th 1965 aged 74 years also HERBERT BERRY died August 25th 1963 aged 54 years also HAROLD BERRY who passed away June 24th 1958 aged 61 years.

1567 JAMES WILLIAM HUNSTONE died May 14th 1928 ELIZA HUNTSONE died January 30th 1939.

1570 In loving memory of ARTHUR JONES who entered into rest December 27th 1934 aged 51 years also his beloved wife HARRIET died March 16th 1978 aged 95 years also their beloved daughter MARGARET died November 2nd 1986 aged 72 years.

1573 In affectionate remembrance of ALFRED GLEAVE who died December 25th 1899 aged 44 years ARTHUR son of the above who died in infancy ANN GLEAVE beloved wife of the above who died August 12th 1909 aged 56 years also BETSY sister of the above who died June 26th 1940 aged 76 years.

1582 In loving memory of ELIZABETH GRATTON died October 18th 1927 aged 60 years also DOMENICO LANNI died December 28th 1933 aged 42 years also ELIZABETH LANNI wife of the above died May 11th 1949 aged 61 years also NELLIE GRATTON died April 16(?)th 1963 aged 71 years also JOHN GRATTON died April 25th 1969 aged 77 years.

1583 In loving memory of CHARLES BROWN who died January 22nd 1929 aged 66 years also MARY JANE wife of the above who died August 28th 1932 aged 63 years also ANTHONY BUTTERWORTH grandson of the above who died June 28th 1943 aged 6 years. A stone vase inscribed :- TONY a beautiful memory.

1584 In loving memory of JOHN THOMAS READE who entered into rest February 24th 1929 aged 69 years also MARY ELIZABETH READE his beloved wife who died January 17th 1932 aged 67 years JOHN JAMES OTTLEY who died July 1st 1942 aged 78 years WALLACE OTTLEY died September 15th 1938 aged 61 years "God called his workman to a nobler rest".

1587 In loving memory of AARON FORSTER the beloved husband of EDITH FORSTER died February 20th 1932 aged 28 years also THOMAS LOMAS beloved husband of MARY E. LOMAS died December 31st 1930, aged 51 years.

Aaron was killed when a stone fell on him at Kerridge Quarry. This stone was used to create the memorial. One inscribed kerb displaced, second inscription not visible. Thomas’s death year wrongly inscribed.

1591 In affectionate memory of JOSEPH COLLIS of Bollington who fell asleep February 26th 1900 aged 60 years also SARAH ANN beloved wife of the above died April 29th 1922 aged 79 years (verse) also MARY LEIGHTON COLLIS daughter of the above who died March 24th 1954 aged 85 years also HARRIET HANNAH COLLIS daughter of the above who died March 21st 1957 aged 86 years cremated at Stockport also JOSEPH COLLIS son of the above

memorial fallen with inscription facing ground

1593 In loving memory of ARTHUR JAMES GARDINER who departed this life March 14th 1900 aged 24 years "Thy will be done"

1597 In remembrance of my dear wife SARAH JANE ARDEN who died December 21st 1922 aged 60 years "Thy will be done".

1599 Loving memories of DAVID COLE died June 22nd 1937 aged 52 years also GERTRUDE wife of the above died August 25th 1956 aged 78 years also ANNIE HARROP died March 13th 1929 aged 75 years.

1601 In loving memory of WALTER SMITH who died July 29th 1929 aged 51 years (verse) also EDITH SMITH died March 10th 1965 aged 84 years FRANK SMITH died November 3rd 1967 aged 69 years. ARTHUR SMITH died June 21st 1990 aged 89 years

1602 In loving memory of MARGARET ALICE beloved wife of JOHN THOMASON who fell asleep September 22nd 1929 aged 64 years (verse) also JOHN THOMASON, who fell asleep June 21st 1941 aged 80 years.

memorial overgrown, inscription not verified.

1604 In loving memory of JOHN HILTON died 2nd November 1970 aged 73 years also his parents JOHN HILTON 1856-1930 ELIZABETH J. HILTON 1866-1945

John senior death year apparently wrongly inscribed

1605 In loving memory of my dear husband JAMES SIGLEY who passed away January 5th 1932 aged 69 years also SARAH ANN beloved wife of JAMES SIGLEY who passed away November 24th 1934 aged 70 years Pte. ALBERT SIGLEY died on active service Pte. JOSEPH POTTS accidently drowned.

1607 vase inscribed In loving memory of JOHN BARTON died December 12th 1937 aged 72 years

Vase not found (Feb 2013)

1608 In loving memory of SARAH ANN beloved daughter of THOMAS & MARY JANE WHITEHURST who died April 9th 1900 aged 16 years (verse) also the above THOMAS WHITEHURST born February 23rd 1863 died March 9th 1921 (verse) also MARY JANE wife of the above who died May 14th 1943 aged 78 years.

1609 In loving memory of FREDERICK WILLIAM dearly beloved son of FREDERICK JAMES & GERTRUDE PICKFORD passed on to the higher life August 21st 1925 aged 28 years (verse) also FREDERICK JAMES the beloved husband of GERTRUDE PICKFORD who passed on June 12th 1928 aged 54 years (verse) also his beloved wife GERTRUDE PICKFORD who died February 25th 1952 aged 75 years (verse) also of ENDON their infant son who died May 4th 1900 aged 8 months.

1613 In loving memory of EMILY BAMFORD 1 year 10 months February 12th 1901 CHARLES BAMFORD 9 weeks February 5th 1913 HENRY BAMFORD 36 years February 22nd 1913 HARRIET HELLEN wife of the above 53 years February 15th 1930 MARY & ROWENA BRUNT January 22nd 1955 LEONARD BAMFORD 60 years November 18th 1964 LUCY BAMFORD 81 years February 26th 1984 HENRY BAMFORD husband of the above 85 years December 8th 1986. ELLEN JACKSON aged 71 years March 2nd 2009

Harriet Ellen Bamford married Harry Hulme 1915

1617 In loving memory of JOSEPH GOODWIN who died December 11th 1930 aged 63 years (verse) also MARY dearly loved wife of the above who died February 29th 1944 aged 79 years (verse) also ELEANOR RAPHAEL their daughter who died February 24th 1955 aged 65 years also WILLIAM RAPHAEL who died December 28th 1962 aged 76 years.

1618 In loving memory of ELLEN LANE died January 27th 1931 aged 64 years also HENRY her husband died April 15th 1936 aged 68 years

1621 In loving memory of JOHN BOWDEN who died December 2nd 1931 aged 88 years also ALICE GRIMSDITCH BOWDEN wife of the above who died August 17th 1935 aged 85 years also ELIZABETH their daughter who died March 20th 1973 aged 84 years

1624 In loving memory of HENSHAW STUBBS of Sowcar farm Rainow who died July 27th 1900 aged 48 years also SARAH MARIA wife of the above who died April 3rd 1938 aged 81 years also SARAH JOCLYN daughter of JOHN & MARTHA STUBBS and granddaughter of the above aged 11 days also LEONARD youngest son of the above reported missing in Salonica September 18th 1918 aged 19 years also PERCY WILLIAM eldest son of the above who died January 1st 1929 aged 45 years

1626 In loving memory of SARAH JACKSON of Bollington aged 76 interred July 26th 1900 (verse) also MARY ELIZABETH daughter of the above who died December 10th 1902 aged 44 years (verse).

1627 In loving memory of our dear father & mother JOSEPH TRUEMAN who died December 2nd 1915 aged 42 years also FLORENCE wife of the above who died September 6th 1934 aged 58 years (verse) CLARA TRUEMAN died March 15th 1985 aged 78 years also MAUD their daughter.

1629 (verse) In loving memory of ANN the beloved wife of ENOCH MOTTERSHEAD of Lower House Bollington who departed this life March 5th 1901 aged 53 years (verse) also ENOCH MOTTERSHEAD who died August 15th 1936 in his 91st year also ANN wife of WILLIAM MOTTERSHEAD who died April 10th 1924 aged 47 years.

1631 In loving memory of STEPHEN DICKENS who died June 13th 1902 aged 66 years also ELIZABETH wife of the above who died November 7th 1910 aged 78 years (verse) also their son JOSEPH who died April 2nd 1910 aged 39 years.

1632 In loving memory of WILLIAM VICKERS of Bollington who died December 27th 1901 aged 56 years (verse) also MARY VICKERS who died April 1923 aged 8 years also JOHN VICKERS who died August 4th 1953 aged 73 years also JULIA VICKERS who died April 3rd 1969 aged 89 years.

1633 In loving memory of HANNAH the beloved wife of JOHNATHAN DAVENPORT of Daisy Bank Bollington who departed this life July 26th 1901 aged 60 years (verse) also the above JOHNATHAN DAVENPORT who died May 3rd 1904 aged 66 years.

1635 SARAH ANN WHITEHURST who departed this life July 30th 1902 aged 33 years JOHN BARON WHITEHURST died in infancy June 6th 1901 WILLIAM WHITEHURST who died January 31st 1938 aged 69 years SARAH ANN WHITEHURST who died May 9th 1946 aged 81 years.

1637 In loving memory of JOHN DRABBLE who died February 17th 1919 aged 68 year also HARRIET beloved wife of the above who died June 12th 1926 aged 72 year also ELIZABETH ANN daughter of the above who died December 8th 1950 aged 74 years also WILLIAM son of the above who died June 11th 1955 aged 65 years also HANNAH JANE DRABBLE beloved wife of the above who died January 11th 1967 aged 76 years (verse)

1640 In loving memory of ALBERT TINSLEY died May 13th 1921 aged 69 years (verse) also MARY ELIZA wife of the above died September 27th 1928 aged 71 years also LAVINIA their daughter died in Canada February 20th 1922 aged 40 years also ARTHUR their son killed in France August 11th 1918 aged 29 years also GEORGE MAYERS who died January 11th 1947 aged 73 years (verse) also BERTHA beloved wife of the above who died December 14th 1947 aged 70 years.

Lavinia Tinsly married Fred Mayers at St John's 7 Jun 1905

1641 In loving memory of JAMES ARTHUR BLEASE who died 21st February 1929 aged 39 years also his beloved wife BERTHA who died 19th April 1973 aged 84 years

1642

In memory of ALBERT EDWARD WAINWRIGHT died April 1929 aged 33
and his wife ELIZABETH died May 1950 aged 53
also their son ERIC WILLIAM died Dec 2013 aged 85

1643 In loving memory of our dear father & mother WILLIAM HARPER BROGDEN who died August 28th 1929 aged 65 years NANCY BROGDEN who died October 4th 1932 aged 67 years also WILLIAM REGINALD KING who died September 30th 1965 aged 43 years.

1645 In loving memory of SAMUEL CLAY who died March 25th 1931 aged 69 years verse) also FRANCES wife of the above who died January 13th 1934 aged 70 years (verse). WINIFRED CLAY died October 5th 1991 aged 89 years

1646 In loving memory of a dear husband & father ALBERT EVANS SNAPE who passed away September 20th 1931 aged 62 years (verse) also MARTHA SNAPE dearly loved wife & mother who passed away September 25th 1951 aged 80 years also DORIS CLAYTON (nee SNAPE) a dear wife & mother who passed away November fifth 1971 aged 70 years also FRANK CLAYTON a dear husband & father passed away September 30th 1977 aged 78 years.

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