Hoby Graveyard Inscriptions

Note that the inscriptions are as carved in the gravestone. Very often the spellings reflect the period in which they were carved. eg an ‘f’ is often used when we would expect and ‘s’ etc.

Plot 1: Stone mason: I Seagrave Material: Slate Style: Plain Rectangle

Here Lieth interred the Body of Thomas Palling Who departed this life October the 20th 1771 In the 56th year of his age

Remember now thy Creator in the days of thy youth,
while the evil days come not, nor the years draw
nigh when thou shall say I have no pleasure in
them For God shall bring every working judgement
with every secret thing, whether it be good whether
it be evil

Plot 2: Stone mason: I Seagrave Material: Slate Style: Plain Rectangle

Here Lieth interred the Body of Robert Paling Who departed this Life December the 4th 1762 In the 61St year of his Age

Blessed are the dead, which die in the Lord
For they rest from their labours

Plot 3: Stone mason: I Seagrave Material: Slate Style: Plain Rectangle

Here lieth interred The body of JAMES the Son of James and Dorothy Paling Who departed this life July 7th MDCCXLVI In the 6th year of his age

Plot 4: Stone mason: J&S Material: Slate Style: Curved top

Erected In Memory of Robert Paling Who resigned this life on the 4th day of May 1815 Aged 73 Years

Plot 5: Stone mason: I Seagrave Material: Slate Style: Plain Rectangle

Here Lieth interred the Body of James Paling Who departed this Life June 29th In the year of our Lord 1721 Aged 44

Here also lieth the Body of Elizabeth, wife of said James Paling, she died the 24th Day of June 1741 Aged 64

The two in marriage bond are limked fast
Death will devide & part them at the last
Thus she that lies here was a widow made
And now she by her bosum friend is laid

Plot 6: Stone mason: W Charles Material: Slate Style: Plain Rectangle

Here lieth the Body of William, the son of James Paling By Dorothy his wife He departed this life July 23rd In the year of our Lord 1758 In the 22nd year of his age

Farewell my friends & parents dear
Here I must lie till Christ appears

Plot 7: Stone mason: W Cox Material: Slate Style: Scalloped Top

To The Memory of Elizabeth the Wife of John Needham Who departed this life May 19th 1803 Aged 64 Years

With grief and pain I was opprest
Which wore my strength away
and made me wish for eternal rest
Which never will decay

Plot 8: Stone mason: W Cox Material: Slate Style: Sculptured

In the Memory of Elizabeth and Sarah Wives of John Fellstard. Elizabeth died March 28th 1766 Age 31 Years. Sarah died July 31st 1794 Age 44 Years.

ALSO of JOHN, SON of JOHN, and SARAH FELLSTARD. he died February 27, 1796. Age 13 years.

Stop Paffenger and view thy fate
Stay and compofe thy mind.
Death’s no regard to age or ftate
thou’rt one ftep behind

Plot 9: 

IN Memory of John Felstead Who Refigned this Life on the 12th of February 1797 Aged 59 Years.

Reader who ever thou art Prepare to die
Leaft like the you are called before
you are Aware.

Plot 10: 

IN Memory of John Felstead Who Refigned this Life on the 12th of February 1797 Aged 59 Years.

Reader who ever thou art Prepare to die
Leaft like the you are called before
you are Aware.

Plot 21:  Style: Plain Rectangle

HERE Lieth interr’d Body of HENRY WILLOWS who departed this life December the 2 In the Year of our Lord 1761 and in the 8lst Year of hisAge.

Plot 22:  Style: Scalloped

HERE Lie Interr’d the bodies of RICHARD HAWKINS who departed this Life July the 3rd 1757 Aged 73 Years.

Also Eleanor his Wife Who departed this Life July the 3rd 1749 Aged 68 Years

In this cold Bed here consummated are
The Second Nupial of a Happy Pair
Whom envious Death parted but in vain
For now Himself hath made them One again.

Plot 23: Style: Plain Rectangle

Here lyeth Interr’d the Bodies of William Wright and Bridgit the Relict of the said William Wright Hee Departed this Life ye 17th Day of May and Shee the 22nd Anno Domini 1698.

Plot 24: Stone mason: J&S  Style: Plain Rectangle

Lieth Interr’d ye Body of Rebecca ye Wife of Thomas Paling and daughter of Richd & Eleanor HAWKINS Who departed this Life December 5th 1758 Age 42 Years.

Plot 25: Stone mason: Woolerton Rearsby Material: Slate Style: Curved Top

Sacred To the Memory of Hannah The fifth daughter of Isaac Monetty Willbourn and Mary his Wife Who departed this life July 6th 1848 Her end was peace

Plot 26: Stone mason: Woolerton Rearsby Style: Plain Rectangle

TO The Memory of ELIZABETH TOON the daughter of CHARLES & BARBRAY TOON . She died November 24th 1801 Aged 2 years.

The Great Jehovah Full of love
His Messenger did Send.
To take this little Spotless Dove
To Joys that nee,r Will End.

Plot 27: Stone mason: Woolerton Rearsby  Style: Curved Top

SACRED To The Memory of ISAAC MOVETTY WILBOURN who died January 29th 186l in the 82nd year of his age.

Also to MARY the wife of ISAAC MOVETTY WILBOURN who departed this life on the 28th of May 1836 Aged 56 years

Plot 28: Stone mason: Woolerton Rearsby  Style: Scalloped

S A C R E D TO THE MEMORY OF WILLIAM WOOD Who departed this Life April the 27th 1829 Aged 67 Years.

By grace are ye saved through Faith
and that not of yourselves it is the
gift of God, not of works, lest any
Man should boast. St.Paul.

Plot 29: Stone mason: Woolerton Rearsby  Style: Scalloped

SACRED to the Memory of JOHN, the Son of WILLIAM AND MARY WOOD He departed this transitory Life January the 22““ 1811 Aged 21 Years.

Ye young who glory in your youth
Here pause and learn this solemn truth
Disease may quickly spoil your powr’s
Destroy your bliss and short your hours
Go then be wise for Death prepare
That you immortal joys may share.

Plot 30: Stone mason: Woolerton Rearsby  Style: Scalloped

TO the Memory of MARY the WIFE of WILLIAM WOOD. She exchanged this mortal for an Immortal state on the 1St of Decr 1817 Aged 54 years.

The year rolls round and steals away
The breath that first it gave
Whate’er we do whate’er we be
We’re travelling to the grave.
Dangers stand thick thro’ all the ground
To push us to the tomb
And fierce diseases wait around
To hurry mortals home.

Plot 31: Stone mason: Woolerton Rearsby  Style: Curved Top

IN MEMORY OF GEORGE the SON of WILLIAM and MARY WOOD he died on the 22nd of December in 1807. Aged 23 Years.

When blooming youth is snatched away
By death’s resistless hand
Our hearts the mournful tribute pay
which pity most demand.
While pity prompts the rising sigh
0 may this truth imprest
With awful pow’r – I too must die
Sink deep in every brest.

Plot 32: Stone mason: Woolerton Rearsby  Style: Curved Top

SACRED To the Memory of JONATHAN WOOD Who departed this Life December xxth MDCCCLIV Aged LVl Years

What is your Life? It is even a
vapour, that appeareth for a little
time and then vanisheth away. St.James 1V 14.

Plot 33: Stone mason: W Charles .Wymeswold Material: Slate Style: Plain Rectangle

Here lie Interred the bodies of 2 Children of Thomas and Elizabeth Hickling Thomas died April the 9th 1727 and Elizabeth died April 20th 1728 in the first Year of their age

Short was our time, the longer is our rest
God called us hence because he thought it best

Plot 34: Stone mason: W Charles .Wymeswold  Style: Plain Rectangle

HERE Lieth interred the Body of THOMAS HICKLING Who departed this life April the 20th In the Year of our Lord MDCCLVll In the 55th Year of his Age

Also ELIZABETH the wife of THOMAS HICKLING Who departed this life December 18th In the Year of our Lord MDCCLXX1V Aged 78 Years

Plot 35:  Style: Plain Rectangle

In Memory of SARAH the wife of WILLIAM KIRK She departed this Life The 11th day of July 1775 Aged 29 years.

Plot 36: Style: Curved Top

TO The Memory of ELIZABETH wife of JOHN SWIFT who departed this life the 12th June 1825 Aged 22 years

Also ELIZABETH Daughter of the above John & Eliza Swift who departed this life The 20th of May 1841 Aged 15 years.

Plot 37: Stone mason: Hardy  Style: Flat Top

SACRED  to the Memory of Willm Litherland Who departed This Life The 11th of December 1824 Aged 41 Years

MARY, wife of Willm Litherland who departed This Life December 19th 1852 Aged 69 Years

Eternal God guide thou the mind
Of those that still are left behind
And grant the power of thy word
May teach their souls to serve the Lord.

Plot 38: Stone mason: Sheepshed  Style: Curved Top

BENEATH are deposited the remains of JOHN BEEBY He departed this llfe Octr 14th 1821 Aged 50 Years.

Tis finished tis done! the spirit is fled.
Our Brother is gone. the Christian is dead.
The Christian is living in Jesus’s love
And gladly receiving a kingdom above

Plot 39: 

HERE Lyeth the Body of Edward Late Rector of this Clarke Parifh who departed this Life November the 10th day 1n the Year of Our Lord. 1696 Aged 81

Plot 40:  Style: Plain Rectangle

HERE Lie the Earthly remains of ELIZABETH Relict of HENRY WILLOWS She departed this life the 11th of January 1763 Aged 76 years.

In Grief & Pain I did complain
And sorely was Opprest
Till God in Love did me Remove
And Took me to his rest.

Plot 41:  Style: Rounded Top

HERE Lieth interred the Body of THOMAS the Son of THOMAS WILLBCURN by BRIDGETT his Wife who departed this Life November the 15th 1766 Aged 1 year & 2 months

Babies are a blessing of their Mothers Breast
Happy are they that with such gifts are blessed
And like to Job with them so freely Part
When God Commands to yield his Humble Heart.

Plot 42:   Style: Plain Rectangle

HERE lies interred the Body of BRIDGET the Wife of THOMAS WILBOURN She died December 28th 1777 Aged 55 Years

With deepest thoughts spectators view thy Fate
This Mortals pass to an Immortal State
Thro Deaths dark Vale we hope she found the way
To the bright regions of Eternal Day

Plot 43: Stone mason: T Seagrave  Style: Rounded Top

H E R E Lieth interred the Body of Ann the Wife of DANIEL ALLSOPP who departed this Life July the 1st 1760 Aged 71 Years.

Beneath this stone her Body here remains
Free from the sorrows of her Lingring pains
And may her soul afcend with soaring Flight
To the bleft Regions of Eternal Light.

Plot 44:  Style: Plain Rectangle

Life How Short Eternity How Long TO THE MEMORY OF WILLIAM SON of JOHN and ANN BEEBY. He died March ye 11th 1794 In the 25 Year of His Age.

Plot 45:  Style: Scalloped Top

TO THE MEMORY OF JOHN BEEBY He departed this Life November the 16th 1793 In the 58th Year of His AGE

ALSO ANN Wife of the above JOHN BEEBY She departed this Life October the 9th 1795 Aged 63 Years

Plot 46: Style: Plain Rectangle

HERE Lieth interr’d the Body of WILLIAM BEEBY who departed this Life December the 24th In the Year of our Lord God 1761 Aged 73 Years.

Here also lieth the Body of ANN, Wife of the above Faid WILLIAM BEEBY. She died November the 22nd 1727 Aged 33 Years

Likewife the Body of Mary, Second Wife of the above faid WILLIAM BEEBY. She died February the 4th 1741 Aged 45 Years.

Plot 47: Stone mason: Sheepherdson Frisby  Style: Curved Top

ERECTED to the Memory of ANN BEEBY Daughter of John and Ann Beeby Who departed this Life September 29th 1811 Aged 6 Years.

My filthy Rags are laid afide
He clothes me as becomes his Bride
Himself beftows my Wedding Dress
The Robe of perfect Righteoufnefs.

Plot 48: Stone mason: Wollerton Rearsby Material: Slate  Style: Curved Top

S A C R E D To the Memory of Elizabeth the widow of Thomas Willbourn who departed this Life on the 22nd of April 1835
Aged 82 years

Plot 49: Stone mason: W Cox Rearsby Style: Curved Top

The trumpet Shall sound
And the dead Shall be raised Incorruptible

DEDICATED TO THE MEMORY OF Thomas Willbourn who departed this life Feb 6th 1795 Aged 63 years

Oh! fatal Death that could no longer spare
A tender Parent and a Husband dear
A kind Assistant to the lab’ring Hand
A cheerful Donor and the Poor‘s great friend
Great is the Loss to those he’s left behind
But he we hope Eternal Bliss will find

Plot 50:  Style: Plain Rectangle

Here Lieth the Body of Christopr

Plot 51: Stone mason: I Seagrave Material: Slate Style: Plain Rectangle

Here Lieth interred the Body of Thomas Palling Who departed this life October the 20th 1771 In the 56th year of his age

Plot 52:  Style: Plain Rectangle

HERE LIES body Christopher Depd Aged

Plot 53: Stone mason: J W Walker Material: Slate Style: Curved Top

TO the Memory of Mary Willbourn Daughter of Isaac Movetty and Mary Willbourn She died March the 20th 1803 in her infancy

Also of William Willbourn Son of Isaac Moveetty & Mary Willbourn He died June the 20th 1819 Aged 1 month

Plot 54: Stone mason: Wollerton Rearsby Material: Slate Style: Curved top

IN Memory of William & Rebecca Son & Daughter of Isaac Movetty Willbourn and Mary his wife William died Feby 11th 1822 Aged 16 months And Rebecca died April the 7th 1826 Aged 12 months

Plot 55:  Material: Slate Style: Curved Top

HERE lieth interred the Body of JOHN HENTON who departed this Life the 14th day of November 1778 in the 79th year of his Age

Lo! here I lie till trumpets sound
And Christ for me doth call
And then I hope to rise again
And die no more at all

Plot 56: Material: Slate Style: Plain Rectangle

H E R E lies interred the Body of MARY AUSTIN Wife of VALENTINE AUSTIN She dy’d November 12th 1772 Aged 55 years.

In Peace and Rest I have resigned

Plot 57:  Style: Oval Top

IN Affectionate Remembrance of Elizabeth Calverley Who died 3 Jan 1861 Aged 83 years

ALSO Sarah Calverley Niece of the above who died 22d May 1851 Aged 29 years
Be Ye Also ready
St.Matt 24 4v.

Be Ye Also ready
St.Matt 24 4v.

Plot 58: Material: Slate Style: Curved Top

E R E C T E D to the Memory of Valentine Austin who departed this Life on the 11th Day of Feby 1799 Aged 74 years

Remember Brethren who pass by
You in the Grave ere long must lie
Sooner perhaps than you expect
Here on then seriously reflect
And wisely spend the little span
Of Life as well as e’er you can
Else of unbounded heav’nly Bliss
You’ll be not only sure to miss
But suffer (0 sad to tell!)
Fierce everlasting Flames in Hell

Plot 59: Material: Slate Style: Curved Top

H E R E Lies the Body of Hannah Austin who departed this life September ye 4th 1757 Aged 5 years

Short was her race the longer is her rest
God took her hence because he saw it best

Plot 60: Stone mason: Clay Leicester Material: Slate Style: Scalloped top

SACRED To the memory of Robert Henton who departed this life 30th April 30 1822 In the 82nd Year of his Age

Also of Mary Relict of the said Robert Henton She departed this life Jan 3rd 1834 Aged 75 years and lies interred in the Church—Yard of Saint John Wakefield

Plot 61: Material: Slate Style: Scalloped top

E R E C T E D to the memory of Sarah Jesson Daughter of John & Ann Jesson who departed this Life November 21st 1811 Aged 16 years

See from the earth the fading Lillye’s rife
It springs it grows it flourishes and dies
So this fair flower scarce blossomed for a day
Short was the bloom and speedy the decay
Remember the creator in the days of thy youth

Plot 62: Stone mason: E.P. Barkby. Material: Swithland Slate Style: Scalloped top

Beneath lie the Remains of Alice Relict of Thomas Henton She Departed this Life the 18th Day of January 1793 in the 82nd year of her age.

Great god i own thy fentence juft
For Nature muft decay,
I yield my body to the duft,
To dwell with fellow clay

Plot 63: Stone mason: Will Jackson – Kerby Bellers Material: Swithland Slate Style: Flat top

HERE LIETH The Body of Catherine Wife of William Henton She departed this life ye 14 Day of April in the Year of our Lord 1731 .. .. Aged LXVlll Years.

Plot 64: 

Here lyeth ye Body of Ann the Wife

Plot 65: Material: Swithland Slate Style: Flat Top

HERE lieth interred the Body of Joseph Henton who departed this life May the 16: 1767 In the 61 year of his Age.

Surviving friends lament for me no more
But hopel m fafe ariv’d on the celeftial fhore.

Plot 66: Stone mason: John Staveley Swithland Slate Style: Curved Top

HERE lieth Interr’d ye Body of Thomas Henton Who departed this life July the 17th 1757 Aged 60 years.

Oh cruel Death that would no longer spare
A loving Husband, tender Father dear
A lofs to all his Friends now left behind
But he no doubt eternal joys will find.

Plot 67:   Style: Flat Top

HERE lieth interred the Body of Sarah the wife of Thomas Henton who departed this life October the 10; 1767 in the 21st year of her Age.

She lived among and shew‘d us in her ftation
A gentel life a pleafant converfation,
Meeknefs and virtue always was her guide.
………….. and Love the dy’d
(sunk in the ground)

Plot 68: Stone mason: J.F. Walker – Frifby  Style: Scalloped Top

IN Memory of Joseph Henton He departed this Life February the 15th 1787 Aged 43 years

Long was my suffering and intense my pain
With reftlefts days and sleeplefs nights offreft
My friends to ease me strove, yet strove in vain
Till Chrift was pleas’d to take me to his Reft.

Plot 69: Stone mason: Woolerton Rearsby  Style: Scalloped

As Runs the Glass Our Life Do Pass
(Head of angel with wings)

Here lies the Body of George Henton who departed This life April the 30th 1711, aged 82 years

Here alfo lies the Body of Eliz: the wife of George Henton She died May the 12th 1682 Aged 50 years.

Plot 70: Stone mason: H.Hind Jun. Material: Swithland Slate Style: ? Coat of Arms with scroll

In hope of joyful Refurrection To the Memory of William Henton who departed this life the 15th of May 1782: in the 49th year of his age.

Thou must join the Dead – Become as They
Sleep through the Night – Wake to an awful Dayee
This calls for Paufe – let worldly cares make room
For Meditations on a World to come.

Plot 71: Stone mason: W Charles Material: Swithland Slate

Life how short
Eternity how Long.

H E R E lieth interr’d the Body of REBECCA the wife of ROBERT HENTON She departed this life October the 2d In ye Year of Our Lord God 1758 Aged LV

How lov’d, valu’d, once avails thee not
To whom related, or by whom beget:
A heap of Dust alone remains of thee:
Tis all thou art: and all ye Proud fhall be.

Plot 72: Material: Swithland Slate

Here Lieth ye Body of William Henton Deceas’d Octobr ye 19th 1727 Aged 66 Years

Plot 73: Stone mason: W Charles .Wymeswold Material: Slate Style: Plain Rectangle

The dead shall
hear and live

SACRED To the Memory of to the Memory of Thomas Henton  who exchanged this mortal for an  Inmortal state April the 15th 1823 Aged 84 years

Hence let our sorrows be supprest
And every tear be dry
Since he is more completeley blest,
Where pleasures never die

To the memory of Elizabeth the second wife of Thomas Henton She departed this Life On the 16th day Of April 1815 Aged 74 years.

A loving wife A friend sincere
Patient in trials most severe
Here faith in Christ assuag’d the pain
In hopes in joy to rise again

Plot 74: Material: Swithland Slate

TO the Memory of ROBERT HENTON who departed this Life September the 30, 1783 Aged 83 years.

With illnefs I was sore oppreft,
Which wore my ftrength away,
I pray to God for eternal reft
Which never will decay.
My wife and child I left behind
A while on Earth for to remain;
I hope they will make their peace with God
In Heaven we all shall meet again.

Plot 75: Material: Swithland Slate

Here lyeth ye Body of John Harrifon who departed this life October ye 10th Anno Dmi 1707 in ye 36th year of his age.

Plot 76: 

Embossed and decorated stone, standing on ground facing East.
No lettering decipherable.

Plot 77: 

Ecce
Mors

To  The Memory of  William Willows Senr’ He died July 5th 1782  Aged 67 years.

ALSO of Catharine  Second Wife of the above She died January 9 1789, Aged 85 years.

Here lieth Interr’d ye Body of Mary ye Wife of
William Willows, Who departed this life the 22 of July 1762
Aged 45 years

Like Wife Four Children of the above who died Infants.

Plot 78: 

1852
No lettering decipherable.

Plot 79: Stone mason: Jardy. Frisby

IN MEMORY 0f WILLIAM WILLOWS who departed this life on the 17th day of June 1827 Aged 76 Years.

What I was or what I am
The Last Day will declare it.

Plot 80: Material: Swithland Slate

Near this place lieu Richard Pick, who died September the 20th 1719 Aged 80.

And Elizabeth his Wife, who died July the 20th 1733 Aged 88.

Catherine their Daughter who died April the 27th 1727 Aged 37

And James Pick their Son

Plot 81:  Stone mason: Shepherdson Frisby 

IN Memory Of Elizabeth Willows the wife of William who died July 23rd 1844 Aged 68 years.

Thou too muft join the Dead become as they
Sleep through the Night awake to an awful Day,
This calls for paufe – let worldly cares make room
For meditations on the world to come.

Plot 82:  Material: Swithland Slate

In Memory Of MARY WILLOWS Daughter of Wm & Mary Willows Junr who died September 17th 1812 Aged 14 months.

Short was my time. Longer my reft will be
Cut off in youth as you may plainly fee
Nurst up with care, for Parents dear had I
who loved me well but grieved to fee me die
Weep not my friends I pray but be content
For unto you Dear Friends I was but lent.

Plot 83: Material: Swithland Slate

Valentine Guefs – —— up Great
(chipped slate)

To the Memory of Catherine Armftrong Daughter of John & Hannah Armftrong who died October the 2nd 1799 in the 20th Year of her

Weep not for me my Parents dear,
I am not dead but sleeping here:
My Glafs is run my Grave you fee.
but a while, you’ll Follow me.
Alfo Hannah who died an Infant.

Plot 84: Stone mason: J. Sheperdson  Material: Swithland Slate

ERECTED I N  Memory of  John Wilkinson  Who died July the 19th 1822 Aged 88 years

In Memory of  ALICE wife of John Wilkinson who died Sepr 21ft 1815 Aged 80 years

Why do ye mourn departing friends, or fhake at Death’s alarms,
Tis but the voice that Jefus fends, To call them to his arms.
Are we not tending upwards too: as faft as time can move.
Nor fhould we with the hours more flow. To keep us from our love.

Plot 85: Stone mason: J.W Frisby Material: Swithland Slate

To the memory of . John, the son of George and Mary Glover, who died May 9th 1822, in the 27th Year of his Age.

Plot 86: Stone mason: Wooler of Rearsby Material: Swithland Slate

SACRED To the Memory of JAMES CART  who departed  This Life  September 18th  1865 Aged 74 years

ELIZABETH The wife of JAMES CART Who departed this life May the 15th 1845 Aged 59 years

Plot 87: Stone mason: Hardy Material: Swithland Slate

TO the memory of James Kirby who departed this life The XVIth Day of May MDCCCXLI Aged 35 years.

Plot 88: Stone mason: I Seagrave Material: Swithland Slate

HERE lieth interr’d the Body of George Copley who departed this life September the 3rd 1762 Aged 42 years
(69 superimposed)

Also Mary Daughter of the Faid George Copley dy’d December the 29th 1761 In the 19th Year of her Age.

Plot 89: Material: Slate

H E R E lie the Remains of Esther Ward who departed this transitory Life the 5th Day of October in the Year of our Lord 1771 Aged 59 years

Plot 90:  Style: Plain Rectangle

HERE lie the Remains of George Copley who departed this Life September the 7th 1776 Aged 64 Years

Stay Read Prepare Reflect
Whilst this you view
Who next shall die
Uncertain why not you

Plot 91:  Stone mason: J. Walker

To the memory of DOROTHY COPLEY Daughter of HENRY and ANN SOPLEY She departed this Life August the 22nd 1804 Aged 23 Years

MARY COPLEY Daughter of HENRY and ANN COPLEY She departed this Life February the 4th 1806 Aged 26 Years

With patience to the Lord we did submit
And murmur’d not at what the Lord thought fit,
We with a Chriftian Courage did resign
Our souls to God at his Appointed time.
The Lord gave and the Lord taketh away.
Bleffed be the name of the Lord

Plot 92: Stone mason: WC

H E R E lieth interr’d the Body of ELIZABETH, the Wife of JOHN BROWN Who departed this Life September the 4th In ye year of our Lord 1762 In the 84th year of her age

Afflictions fore long Time I bore,
Phyficians were in vain;
‘Till Death did feize, as God did pleafe
To eafe me of my pain.

Plot 93: Stone mason: Hardy Frisby

SACRED to the memory of Henry Copley who departed this life 25th January 182 Aged ’73 years

Ann wife of Henry Copley who departed this life 30th October 1829 Aged 85 years

A loving pair quite free from strife
A much respected in their life
A tender Father, Loving Mother
Happy are such when joined together

Plot 94: 

T O the Memory of John Heaselwood who died March 22nd 1824 Aged 59 years

Plot 95: 

In affectionate Memory of Mary daughter of John & Hannah Heazlewood Who departed this life The 21st of Decemr 1830 Aged 22 years

Ye young who glory in your youth
Here pause & learn this solemn truth
Disease will quickly spoil your pow’rs
Destroy your bliss cut short your hours
Go then be wise for death prepare
That you immortal joys may share.

Plot 96: 

In Memory of George Glover who died December 5th 1825 in the 74th year of his age much respected by his Superiors

Plot 97: 

H E R E lieth interred the body of Francis Lumley who departed this Life February the 10th 1772 In the 32nd Year of hls Age

My Years on Earth they was but few
I wasted like the Morning Dew
Was both of Flesh & Strength bereft
My Wife and Child so dear I left
No longer might with them Remain
But hopes to meet in Heaven again

Plot 98: 

H E R E lies interred the Body of Ann the wife of WILLIAM BUNNEY and Relict of FRANCIS LUMLEY. She departed this life March the 30th 1773 Aged 28 years

The Lord gave and the Lord hath
taken away blessed be the Name of
the Lord.

Plot 99: 

Boast not of tomorrow not what a day may
for thou knowest bring forth

Here lie the remains of William Bunney who depart¢d this life May the 1st 1776  Aged 39 years

In grievous pains this mortal life I past
with fore consumptive lungs until at last
Christ sent a messenger I did obey
And willingly with death I march’t
away

Plot 100: Stone mason: Rowoth

Erected In memory of Thomas William Rule & Henry Rule Sons of Tho‘s and Elizabeth Rule. Thomas William died March 3rd 1844 aged 15 years. Henry died March 14th 1844, Aged 5 years.

The Lord gave and the Lord
Hath taken away Blessed be the
Name of the Lord
Job.Chap l.Ver 21

Plot 101:  

HERE Lie Interr’d the Remains of Mary the wife of CHARLES ALSOP She departed this life the 7th Day of October 1774 in the 30th year of her Life

Also of Charles son of the above said who dyd January 3rd 1775 in his Infancy

Death like an overflowing stream
Sweeps us away our Life’s a dream
An empty tale a morning flowr
Cut down & withered in an hour.

Plot 102: 

HERE Lie interred the Remains of Charles Alsop who departed this life November the 8th 1799 In the 64th year of his age.

Plot 103: Stone mason: J.Lewin

Beneath Lie the remains of John Son of Charles Alsop by Mary his wife He died the 22nd of December 1773

In the 2nd year of his life
The Great Jehovah full of Love
An Angel bright did fend
To fetch this little fpotlefs Dove
To Joys that never end

Plot 104: Stone mason: J.Lewin

Lie the remains of MARY The daughter of Charles and Mary Alsop She died November 30th 1775 Aged 5 years

At the last Day her Duft will rise
And join with Saints above
To share with them eternal Joys
In Endless Blifs and Love

Plot 105: Stone mason:Woolerton Rearsby

S A C R E D To the Memory of Bartholomew Hickling who departed this life December 21st 1872 Aged 84 years

Be ye also ready

Also of Mary the wife of Bartholomew Hickling who departed this life December 12th 1849 Aged 68 years

Life how short
Eternity how long

Plot 106: Stone mason:Woolerton Rearsby

S A C R E D To the Memory of Hannah Hickling Daughter of Bartholomew and Mary Hickling who departed this life July the 21st 1853 Aged 25 years

Blessed are the dead which
die in the Lord

Plot 107: 

HERE  Lies Interred the Body of  ELIZABETH  The Wife of John Alsop Who died April 21st 1778 Aged 70 years

HERE  Lies Interred the Body of  JOHN ALSOP Who departed this life The 23rd day of January 1778 Aged 77 years

From this hard journey here on Earth
Their souls have taken flight
And gone a journey much more worth
To Meet the Lord of Light

Plot 108: 

Beneath Are deposited the remains of MARY BENNET She refigned this tranfitory Life In hopes of a joyful resurrection the 17th day of July 1813 Aged 78 years

Plot 109: Stone mason: Hardy

IN Remembrance of JOHN ROBINSON Who departed this Life The 16th of Oct. 1833 Aged 30 years.

ALSO ELIZABETH ROBINSON wife of the above who died 26th of April 1827 Aged 27 years.

Plot 110: Stone mason: W. Charles

HERE Lieth the Body of THOMAS BONNER Who departed this Life February 8th In the year of our Lord 1747 Aged 76

Plot 111:  Stone mason: Winfield

SACRED To the Memory of ELIZABETH the Wife of JOHN GOODACRE She departed this Life March 13th 1787 In the 31st year of her Age

This loving Wife and Mother Dear
Her Soul to God in peace resigned
Hoping in Glory to appear
Before the Judge of all Mankind

Also to the Memory of Four children of the above said John & Elizabeth Goodacre who died in their infancy.

Plot 112: Stone mason: Winfield

DEDICATED To The Memory of LUCY GOODACRE late of Holwell. She departed this Life The 30th Day of July 1791 Aged 35 years.

All her afflictions she with Patience bore
Was not surprised when death was at the Door
For in her Maker was her only trust
In Hope to rise in glory with the just.

Plot 113: Stone mason: Neale of Melton

DEDICATED To the Memory of JOHN GOODACRE who died the 23rd June 1800 in the 49th year of his

Afflictions for long time I bore
Physicians were in vain
The God above in tender love
Did ease me of my pain.

Also of Thomas & Robert children of the said JOHN GOODACRE by Elizabeth his wife, who died in their infancy

Remember us oh Lord according to
The Favour that thou bearest unto thy people
Oh visit us with thy Salvation.

Plot 114: Stone mason: Neale of Melton

DEDICATED To the Memory of ELIZABETH GOODACRE Relict of JOHN GOODACRE Who died February 6th 1817 In the 63rd year of her Life.

Plot 115: Stone mason: Neale of Melton

TO The Memory of John son of John Goodacre By Elizabeth his first Wife He died May 30th 1806 Aged 22 years

Also to Mary Daughter of John Goodacre by Elizabeth his second Wife. She died August 24th 1811 Aged 16 years

All you that looks upon this stone
Consider how soon we are gone.
Death does not always warning give
Therefore be careful how you live

Plot 116: 

IN Affectionate Remembrance of MARGARET SMITH who died Decr: 18th 1855 Aged 82

Plot 117: Stone mason:  J & S Frisby

SACRED To the Memory of ELIZABETH SWIFT Wife of WILLIAM SWIFT

and Daughter of WILLIAM & ANN SMITH She departed this Life January the 17th 1802 In the 24th Year of her age.

Life how Short Eternity How Long.

Plot 118: Stone mason: Hardy

In affectionate Memory of Four Infant children Son & Daughters of ROBERT & ELIZABETH LACEY.
Thomas died 29th Octr 1822 Aged 2 months
Charlotte died 10th Jany 1825 Aged 1 year & 2 months
Margaret died 27th Decr 1827 Aged 4 months
Hannah died 10th June 1842 Aged six weeks

Plot 119:

IN Memory of ANN SMITH Wife of wm SMITH who resigned this life September 22nd 1808 Aged 57 years.

Plot 120: Stone mason: J & S Frisby

ERECTED In Remembrance of WILLIAM SMITH Who departed this life February 27th 1814 Aged 65 years.

With patience to the Lord he did submit
And murmured not at what the Lord thought fit
He with a Christian courage did resign
His Soul to God at his appointed time.

Plot 121:  Stone mason: Shepherdson.

In Memory of JASPER COPLEY who departed this Life The 7th July
1831 In the 31st year of his age

Mourn not for me my
wife most dear
Our days were few to
gether here
But still in Christ I
Hope to rise
And meet you in the
Upper skies.

Plot 122:  Stone mason: Shepherdson.

HERE rests the Remains of ROBERT CARPENDALE he departed this life February 17th 1812 Aged 1 year & 11 months

Life how Short Eternity how Long
Reader prepare to meet thy God

Plot 123: Stone mason: Merriman Wymeswold.

SACRED To the Memory of JAMES HENSON  who departed this life  March 29th 1821  Aged 42 years

SACRED To the Memory of SARAH ALICE wife Of JAS HENSON  who died March 10th 1820 Aged 32 years

Also of Elizth and Sarah daughters of The above said J and S.A. Henson. Elizth died Augt 16th 1826 aged 10 and Sarah March 1st 1840 aged 34

Plot 124: Stone mason: J. Mason Rearsby

SACRED to the Memory of JANE daughter of JAMES & SARAH HENSON. She departed this life April 6th 1820 in the 10th year of her age

Sleep on thou fair
And wait the Almighty‘s will
Then rise unchanged
And be an angel still

Plot 125: Stone mason: J. & S. Hardy

SACRED To the Memory of JOSEPH SWIFT who departed this Life May 5th 1818 Aged 67 years

Also of SARAH wife of the above JOSEPH SWIFT who departed this Life July 17th 1838 Aged 84 years