Kingston in the Purbeck Hills

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Forenames

Surname

Died

Age

Bishop s directions

Ref

Edward

ALLINGTON

1878


Use for paving

69

Sarah

ALLINGTON

1885


Use for paving

69

Mary

BAGG

1856

52

Use for paving

64

Mary

BAKER

1840


Use for paving

46

Joseph

BAKER

1841


Use for paving

46

John Edmunds

BAKER

1825


Transfer to remaining churchyard

47

Richard

BARNES

1759


Use for garden feature

72

Patrick

BEALES

1878


Use for paving

21

Frances Mary

BEAVES

1857


Use for paving

31

Selina Luckham

BEAVES

?


Use for paving

31

Lydia Mary

BEAVES

1886


Transfer to remaining churchyard

44

John Ivany

BEAVES

1939


Transfer to remaining churchyard

44

Richard

BEAVES

1808


Use for paving

29

Elizabeth Clarke

BEAVES

1830


Use for paving

29

Emma Louise

BIDDLECOMBE

1865


Transfer to remaining churchyard (top only)

66

Captain Sir George

BIDDLECOMBE

?


Transfer to remaining churchyard (top only)

66

Elisabeth

BISHOP

1806


Transfer to remaining churchyard

40

Robert

BISHOP

?


Transfer to remaining churchyard

40

Elisabeth

BISHOP

1856


Transfer to remaining churchyard (top only)

102

Robert

BISHOP

1857


Transfer to remaining churchyard (top only)

102

Bettey

BUSHROD

1765


Transfer to remaining churchyard

30

Bettey

BUSHROD

1770


Transfer to remaining churchyard

32

John

BUSHROD

1756


Transfer to remaining churchyard

32

Charles

BUSHROD

1788


Transfer to remaining churchyard

32

Bettey

BUSHROD

1779


Transfer to remaining churchyard

32

Ann

BUSHROD

?


Transfer to remaining churchyard

32

George

CROCKER

1854


Use for paving

39

Alicia Jane

CROCKER

1857


Use for paving

39

Richard

CROCKER

1858


Use for paving

39

John

CROCKER

1868


Transfer to remaining churchyard

104

Sarah

CROCKER

1870


Transfer to remaining churchyard

104

John

CROKER

1771


Transfer to remaining churchyard

24

Robert

CROKER

1782


Transfer to remaining churchyard

24

Elizabeth

CROKER

1793


Transfer to remaining churchyard

24

Abner

CROKER

1801


Transfer to remaining churchyard

24

William

CROKER

1828


Transfer to remaining churchyard

24

William

DAMER

1868


Transfer to remaining churchyard

43

Sarah

DAMER

1897


Transfer to remaining churchyard

43

Susanna

DOREY

1847


Transfer to remaining churchyard

38

Stephen

DOREY

1871


Transfer to remaining churchyard

38

Mary

EDMOND

?


Transfer to remaining churchyard

105

Martha Maim

EDMONDS

1794


Transfer to remaining churchyard

33

Mary Maim

EDMONDS

1794


Transfer to remaining churchyard

33

Mary

EDMONDS

1761


Transfer to remaining churchyard

35

John

EDMONDS

1769


Transfer to remaining churchyard

35

Joniah

EDMONDS

1769


Transfer to remaining churchyard

35

John

EDMUNDS

1810


Transfer to remaining churchyard

48

William

EDMUNDS

1801


Transfer to remaining churchyard

49

Martha

EDMUNDS

1866


Transfer to remaining churchyard

50

Robert

FARWELL

1887


Use for paving

62

Martha

FARWELL

1895


Use for paving

62

William

FOYLE

1887

56

Break up

106

Hannah

GOODCHILD

1795


Transfer to remaining churchyard

51

Peggy

GOODCHILD

1804


Transfer to remaining churchyard

51

John

GOODCHILD

1821


Transfer to remaining churchyard

51

Robert

GOODCHILD

1835


Transfer to remaining churchyard

53

Thomas

GOODMAN

1847


Use for paving

52

Elisabeth

GOODMAN

1869


Use for paving

52

William

GREEN

1803

58

Transfer to remaining churchyard

71

William

GREEN

1807

35

Transfer to remaining churchyard

71

John

HARDY

1844


Use for paving

103

Alicia

HARDY

1861


Use for paving

103

George

HOUSE

1824


Use for paving

23

Elisabeth

HOUSE

1852


Use for paving

23

Thomas

HOUSE

1802


Use for paving

23

Robert

HOUSE

1814


Use for paving

23

Thomas

HOUSE

?


Use for paving

23

Ann

HOUSE

?


Use for paving

23

John Croker

HOUSE

1849


Use for paving

23

Margaret

JACKSON

1874


Break up

67

John

JACKSON

1831


Use for paving

70

Charles

KENT

1889


Transfer to remaining churchyard (top only)

36

Hester

KENT

1862


Transfer to remaining churchyard (top only)

58

James

KENT

1882


Transfer to remaining churchyard (top only)

58

Charles

LANGTREE

1872


Use for paving

56

John

LANGTREE

1877


Use for paving

56

Martha

LANGTREE

1920


Use for paving

56

Hannah Maria

MASTERS

1851


Break up

57

Husband of above

MASTERS

1885


Break up

57

Jean

MERRY

?


Transfer to remaining churchyard (top only)

42

Peter

NOTLEY

1858


Use for paving

22

William

PARMITER

1815


?

65

Henrietta

PARMITER

1821


?

65

Henrietta

PARMITER

1831


?

65

Elisabeth

SLADE

?


?

65

George

SMITH

1865


Use for paving

26

Henrietta

TATCHELL

1871


Use for paving

41

Richard

THOMAS

1851


Transfer to remaining churchyard (top only)

58

Mary

TREM

1805


Transfer to remaining churchyard

45

Peter

TREM

1782


Transfer to remaining churchyard

34

Harriet

UPHILL

1885


Use for paving

59

Sarah

UPHILL

1882


Use for paving

59

James

UPHILL

1887


Use for paving

107

Walter

WATTS

1863


Use for garden feature

25

Sarah

WHITE

1838


Use for garden feature

61

Mary

WISEMAN

1837


Transfer to remaining churchyard

54

John Iles

YOUNG

1820

47

Use for garden feature

60

No inscription

?

?


Use for paving

27

No inscription

?

?


Use for paving

28

No inscription

?

?


Use for paving

29

No inscription

?

?


Use for garden feature

37

M J K

?

1845


Use for paving

55

Illegible

?

?


Use for paving

63

Illegible

?

?


Transfer to remaining churchyard (top only)

68

Graveyard - old church - higher

Gravestone of Sarah White moved within the churchyard surrounding the old church when it became a private residence to be used as a garden feature. It now edges an ornamental pond.

Bagg

SACRED

TO THE MEMORY OF

MARY THE WIFE OF

CHARLES BAGG

WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE

16TH NOVEMBER 1852

AGED 56 YEARS


Beales

IN

MEMORY OF

PATRICK BEALES

LATE OF CAMBRIDGE

ACCIDENTALLY DROWNED 30 MARCH 1878

AGED 43 YEARS


Beaves

SACRED

TO THE MEMORY OF

RICHARD BEAVES

WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE

4TH FEBRUARY 1808

AGED 71 YEARS


ALSO

ELIZABETH CLARKE BEAVES

WIFE OF THE ABOVE WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE

2ND MAY 1830

AGED 92 YEARS


TEXT


Barnes

HERE LIETH YE BODY OF RICHARD

BARNES WHO DIED OCT. YE 14TH

1759 IN YE 37TH YEAR OF HIS AGE


Bushrod


IN

MEMORY OF BETTEY

DAUGHTER OF SAMUEL

AND BETTEY BUSHROD

WHO DIED JAN. 1ST 1765

AGED 3 YEARS


IN

MEMORY OF

BETTEY WIFE OF SAML

BUSHROD WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE

DECR THE 23RD 1770 AGED

44 YEARS


ALSO

JOHN AND CHARLES SONS

OF THE ABOVE SAML AND

BETTEY BUSHROD. JOHN DIED MAY THE 10TH

1785 AGED 28 YEARS

CHARLES DIED MARCH THE 3RD 1788

AGED 21 YEARS ALSO

BETTEY AND ANN DAUGHTERS OF

SAMUEL AND ANN BUSHROD

BETTEY DIED JANY 13TH 1779 AGED 9 MONTHS

ANN DIED THE 20TH JAN [1779] AGED 3 YEARS


THE TOILS OF LIFE AND PANGS OF DEATH ARE O’ER

CARE, PAIN AND SICKNESS ARE NO MORE


Crocker


TO THE MEMORY OF

JOHN CROCKER. BORN JUNE 18. 1788

DEPARTED THIS LIFE OCTOBER 27TH 1868. AGED 80 YEARS.


BLESSED ARE THE DEAD WHICH DIE IN THE LORD.


ALSO OF SARAH CROCKER

WIFE OF JOHN CROCKER

WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE

JAN. 17 1870 AGED 79 YEARS


Croker


IN MEMORY

OF JOHN THE SON OF ABNER

AND ELIZABETH CROKER WHO

DIED NOVR THE 24TH 1771 AGED

24 YEARS

SPEEDALY WAS HE TAKEN AWAY


ALSO ROBERT THEIR SON OF THE ABOVE NAMED

WHO DIED JUNE THE 3RD 1782, AGED 27 YEARS.


ALSO ELIZTH THEIR MOTHER WHO DIED JANRY

THE 30TH 1793 AGED 75 YEARS


ALSO ABNER THEIR FATHER WHO

DIED DECR THE 27TH 1801 AGED 87 YEARS


ALSO WILLIAM CROKER SON OF THE ABOVE

WHO DIED NOVR 6TH 1828 AGED 31 YEARS


Dorey

IN

MEMORY OF

SUSANNA DOREY

WHO DIED 27TH MAY 1847 AGED 53 YEARS


ALSO

STEPHEN DOREY

HUSBAND OF THE ABOVE

WHO DIED 17TH MAY 1871

AGED 80 YEARS



Dow


TO THE MEMORY

OF JAMES DOW WHO DIED JULY

THE 27TH 1794

AGED 48 YEARS

ALSO SARAH THE WIFE OF THE ABOVE

NAMED WHO DIED NOV. 1ST 1806

AGED 58 YEARS


AND TWO OF THEIR DAUGHTERS WHO

DIED AS FOLLOWS

ANNA DIED SEPT THE 27TH 1787

AGED 12 YEARS

ELIZ. DIED APRIL THE 2ND 1800

AGED 14 YEARS

TIME HOW SHORT, ETERNITY HOW LONG


Foyle

N

LOVING MEMORY OF

WILLIAM FOYLE

WHO DIED MAY 4TH 1887

AGED 56 YEARS


AND GOD SHALL WIPE

AWAY ALL TEARS

FROM THEIR EYES.

REV. XXI. 4.


Green

SACRED

TO THE MEMORY OF

WIILIAM GREEN WHO DIED

THE 3OTH SEPTEMBER 1803.

AGED 58 YEARS AND WHOSE

REMAINS LIE HERE. THIS STONE, AN UNAVAILING TRIBUTE OF

AFFECTION IS BY HIS WIFE

ERECTED AND INSCRIBED


ALSO WILLIAM SON OF THE ABOVE

NAMED, WHO DIED THE

17TH OF OCTOBER 1807

AGED 35 YEARS


Hardy

SACRED

TO THE MEMORY OF

JOHN HARDY SON OF

JOHN AND ALICIA HARDY

BORN 5TH JUNE 1843

DIED 12TH NOV. 1844


SWEET BABE HOW SHORT THY STAY

HOW SOON THE JOURNEYS O’ER

THE SPIRITS FLED AWAY

TO VISIT EARTH NO MORE

THE SPIRIT FOUND A NEARER ROAD

THAN THOUSANDS TO THY BLEST ABODE.


IN LOVING MEMORY OF

ALICIA HARDY MOTHER OF THE ABOVE

WHO DIED 24TH JANUARY 1861

AGED 39 YEARS


House


SACRED

TO THE MEMORY OF

GEORGE HOUSE

WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE

JANY. 4TH 1824 AGED 70 YEARS


ALSO ELIZABETH HOUSE

WIFE OF THE ABOVE WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE

SEPT 11TH 1852, AGWED 80 YEARS.


ALSO THOMAS HOUSE

SON OF THE ABOVE WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE

JAN 5TH 1802 AGED 19 YEARS


ALSO ROBERT HOUSE

SON OF THE ABOVE WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE

NOVR 30TH 1814 AGED 26 YEARS


AND OF TWO OTHER CHILDREN THOMAS

AND ANN, THEY DIED IN THEIR INFANCY


ALSO JOHN CROKER HOUSE

SON OF THE ABOVE

WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE JUNE 18TH 1849

AGED 73 YEARS

-


Joyce

ERNEST TABOR

YOUNGEST SON OF J.V. AND E.M. JOYCE

WHO DIED SEPTEMBER 7TH 1877

AGED 4 YEARS AND 4 MONTHS


JESUS SAITH SUFFER LITTLE

CHILDREN TO COME UNTO ME

CLOTHED IN ...


Kent

HESTER WIFE OF JAMES KENT

BORN FEBRUARY 7TH 1799

DIED MARCH 25TH 1862


ALSO OF THE ABOVE JAMES KENT

BORN MARCH 19 1800. DIED JANUARY 20TH 1882


IN MEMORY OF RICHARD THOMAS KENT

SON OF JAMES AND HESTER KENT

BORN FEBRARY 8TH 1830 DIED AUGUST 23RD 1854


Notley


IN

REMEMBRANCE

OF

PETER NOTLEY

HE DIED 19TH MARCH 1858 AGED 71 YEARS


Smith

SACRED

TO THE MEMORY OF

GEORGE SON OF

HENRY AND ELIZABETH SMITH

DIED FEBRUARY 14 1865

AGED 9 MONTHS

Trem

TO THE MEMORY

OF MARY TREM WHO DEPARTED

THIS LIFE JANUARY THE 5TH 1805

AGED 88 YEARS



IN MEMORY

OF PETER TREM, WHO

DIED MARCH 31, 1782

AGED 71 YEARS


Udell


IN

LOVING MEMORY OF

ELIZABETH

WIFE OF RICHARD UDELL

WHO DIED SEPTEMBER 15TH 1881

AGED 55 YEARS


EVEN SO FATHER FOR SO IT SEEMED GOOD IN THY SIGHT


ALSO OF THE ABOVE

RICHARD UDELL

WHO DIED OCT 14TH 1904 AGED 75 YEARS-



Uphill


IN AFFECTIONATE REMEMBRANCE OF

JAMES UPHILL

TAKEN SUDDENLY AWAY

OCTOBER 9TH 1887

AGED 66 YEARS


THERE SHALL NO EVIL HAPPEN TO THE JUST

PROV. CHAP 12 VER 21

-

J. U. 1887


Watts

HERE RESTS IN HOPE

THE BODY OF

WALTER WATTS

BORN DECR THE 27TH 1828

DIED JANY 5 1863


I AM

THE RESURRECTION AND THE LIFE

HE THAT BELIEVETH IN ME THOUGH HE

WERE DEAD YET SHALL HE LIVE


Young

SACRED

TO THE MEMORY OF

JOHN ILES YOUNG

WHO DIED AT BLASHENWELL

NOVEMBER THE 5TH 1820

AGED 47 YEARS


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