Some Memorial Inscriptions - Wormhill, Derbyshire
St Margaret's Churchyard

The following MIs were kindly contributed by Alf Beard, 10th December 2007. Entries supply name, date of death, and age. Abbreviations: w=wife; h=husband; s=son; d=daughter; &c.
A1. War Grave
Driver W.A. KIRKMAN
R.E., killed on active service 29 June 1940, 22
Additional information, courtesy of C.W.G.C.
Sapper, 2004678 Wilfred Arthur, 292 Army Field Coy,
R.E. son of William & Lilla KIRKMAN of Wormhill.

A2. Henry Edward MOSLEY, 6 January 1936, 75
Martha Hannah, w, 25 January 1951, 84

A3. George William OLDHAM of Sunnyside,
Peak Dale, 11 September 1933, 74
Ellen, w, 15 March 1944, 78

A4. Eliza, w/o John WILSHAWE
of Hargate Wall, 15 November 1909, 53
John WILSHAW, 21 January 1923, 65

A5. John WILSHAWE
of Milnhouse Dale, 11 November 1856, 75
Elizabeth, w, 28 March 1864, 81

A6. William REDFERN of Wormhill
17 January 1890, 78
Elizabeth, w, 2 November 1892, 66
Harriet, d, 3 August 1853, 4yrs
Mary, d, 23 October 1866, 20
Fanny, d, 20 September 1881, 22
Albert, s, 20 January 1883, 16

A7. Grice, w/o Philip BUCKLEY
Late of Great Rocks
15 August 1758 - 19 April 1827
Philip BUCKLEY
12 April 1765 - 6 February 1841

A8. Samuel DAKIN, 16 April 1949, 77
Sarah DAKIN, 1880 - 1964
Their son
Jack, 17 October 2004, 87

A9. Hannah DAKIN, d/o Edward & Mary DAKIN
Of Haregate Wall, 1 June 1845, 13 weeks
Edmund, s, 8 June 1853, 18
Mary Ann DAKIN, mother of the above
4 May 1856, 47
Edmund DAKIN, 7 May 1861, 65

A10. Hannah, w/o Francis DAKIN
[looks like], 1805, 35
Hannah, d, 6 August 1824, 28
Francis DAKIN, 3 January 1825, 62

A11. Thomas BRADWELL, 3 April 1843, 43
Grace, w, 1 March 1823, 25

A12. William Alfred, eldest son of Thomas & Mary Ellen BIRCH
Of Ashton-u-Line, 12 August 1889, 2yrs
Joseph, s, 1 December 1894, 1yr

A13. James FENTON of Meadow
14 January, [looks like] 1798, 55]
Elizabeth, w, 20 June 1803 age [blank] yrs
George, s, of the aforefaid, James FENTON
4 November 1788, 15
Jofeph [Joseph], his son, 7 November 1797, 25
Ellen, his daughter, 9 August 1800, 27
Hannah, his daughter, 12 May 1780, 11 months

A14. William SLACK of Tideswell
19 June 1866, 31

A15. Frances [as inscribed] s/o William & Alice REDFERN
of Wormhill, 2 January 1836, 19
William, above, 7 April 1854, 76
Martha, d, 23 June 1857, 22
Alice, above, 6 February 1871, 74

A16. Luke NEEDHAM of Wormhill
6 July 1867, 67
Hannah, w, 11 January 1882, 73
William, s, 24 July 1832, 9 days
Hannah, d, 21 September 1854, 11

A17. Caleb HEGINBOTHAM
1 November 1901, 74
Martha, w, 9 March 1923, 79
Mary Elizabeth, d,
23 March 1865 - 2 May 1865
William HEGINBOTHAM, s,
27 February 1945, 72

A18. Caleb HEGINBOTHAM
late of Great Hucklow, 26 January 1853, 80

A19. Charles, s/o Joshua & Elizabeth HEGINBOTHAM
Of Marple in the county of Chefhire [Cheshire], Yeoman, was
interred here 4 June 1763, 12
Henry, s/o John & Hannah HEGINBOTHAM
Of Great Hucklow, Yeoman, was interred here
27 March 1785, 2yrs
Joshua, their son, 28 April 1807, 53
Elizabeth, their daughter, 24 April 1834, 54

A20. Mary Ann NEEDHAM, w/o Joseph NEEDHAM
of Millers dale, 12 April 1875, 36

A21. Samuel HOWE of Tunstead, 10 February 1888, 54

A22. Hannah WAINWRIGHT, w/o William WAINWRIGHT
of Dale Head, 10 June 1848, 31
Edward, s, 30 July 1848, 4 months
Robert, s, 12 August 1878, 36
William, s, 12 April 1919, 78

A23. War Death
Sarah, w/o Samuel HOWE of Tunstead
11 July 1876, 48
Hannah, w/o John GIBBS
31 October 1875, [looks like 24]
Coy Sgt Major S.H. LOMAS D.C.M., killed in action 1917
Sarah Ann LOMAS, his wife, 5 June 1939, 65
William Howe LOMAS, s, 30 May 1969, 60
Freda LOMAS, w/o the above, 1 June 1980, 65

A24. Michael HAGUE of Wormhill
29 October 1740, 40

A25. Septimus CATLIN, 25 May 1883, 68
Elizabeth, w, of Wheston, 1 April 1875, 69

A26. Thomas WRIGHT, 4 June 1856, 81
Sarah, w, 27 February 1842, 65

A27. John HEATHCOTE, 19 November 1820, 77
Margaret HEATHCOTE, 23 November 1826, 66

A28. Isaac PLATTS of Wormhill Hill
11 July 1839, 70
Ann, w, 2 June 1834, 65
Ann, d, 7 August 1825, 24

A29. Elizabeth, w/o Edward LEES
of Great Rocks, 7 February 1845, 41
Mary Ann LEES, d, 26 October 1848, 6yrs
Edward LEES, 24 November 1869, 70
Hannah, d/o Edward & Elizabeth LEES
Of Great Rocks, 15 April 1835, 13 months
Thomas, s, 6 July 1858, 8 months
Elizabeth, d, [[looks like] 9 December 1845, 4yrs]
Edward, s, 30 April 1845, **
John, s, [[stone has sunk]]

A30. William LEES of Great Rocks Pastures
19 June 1876, 68

A31. William LEES late of Chaplesteads
9 March 1897, 59
William LEES, nephew, 18 November 1903, 24

A32. Mary Ann ANTHONY, 7 June 1892, 72

A33. John BENNETT, 18 February 1843, 42
Hannah BENNETT of Wormhill, mother of above
27 January 1865, 86
William, s/o John & Ann BENNETT
23 September 1831, 3yrs

A34. Alice, w/o William HEATH
of Greatrocks Dale, 28 November 1878, 28
Elizabeth Hannah, d, 2 June 1875, 1 month
Joseph, s/o William & Mary Jane HEATH
16 May 1881, 3 days old
William HEATH, the above, 18 December 1919, 70

A35. Joseph HANDLEY of Wormhill
29 June 1848, 47
Sarah, w, 12 November 1888, 84
Mary, d, 21 January 1857, 16

A36. Mary, w/o Joseph SWINDELL
of Thornhill, 10 May 1920, 71
Joseph SWINDELL, 28 January 1929, 82
Hannah, d, 16 December 1888, 13
Emily, d, 23 December 1949, 64

A37. John WRIGHT of this place
13 February 1853, 62

A38. William WRIGHT of this place, 16 July 1820, 69
Elizabeth, w, 3 July 1835, 82
Anthony, s, 25 September 1815, 30

A39. Robert LONGDEN late of Ridgeball
8 August 1827, 70
[Ed: possibly Ridge-Hall (Chapel en le Frith)?]

A40. William POTT of Wormhill, 28 February 1790, 51
Ralph, s/o William and Elizabeth POTT of the same place
9 September 1790, 4yrs
John POTT, s/o William & Elizabeth POTT of the same place
29 December 1794, 29
Elizabeth POTT, 26 March 1804, 61

A41. Samuel WEBFTER [WEBSTER], 17 April 1810, 32
Juley, w, 18 February 1844, 65

A42. James RAWLINGS of Wormhill
24 June 1838, 45
Judith, w, 11 December 1864, 45

A43. Mary, w/o Edward LOMAS, 21 June 1795, 36
Edward, above, 26 February 1821, 79

A44. William WAINWRIGHT of Tunstead
19 September 1845, 72
Keziah, w, 14 May 1855, 73
Mary, d, of Tunstead, 18 April 1820, 6yrs

A45. Sarah, widow of Robert TAYLOR
late of Tunstead, 23 March 1864, 62

A46. William and Temperance HILL
Temperance HILL, 6 June 1783, 86
William HILL, 2 September 1786, 78
Peter, s/o Joseph & Hannah WRIGHT
24 December 1795, 22
Joseph, their son, 5 October 1786, 8yrs

A47. William BAMFORD, 24 March 1821, 72
Elizabeth FROST, d/o William & Elizabeth BAMFORD
15 June 1844, 71
Ann [looks like BEEMS], d, 7 August 1834, 23
Elizabeth, w/o William BAMFORD
29 June 1825, 81

A48. Ethel Robina WITHERS
Late of St Peters Road, Fairfield
20 July 1939, 54
also her sisters
Laura Emily WILSHAWE, 2 August 1942, 59
Mabe Mary WRIGHT, 18 December 1942, 48
Ellen Elizabeth WRIGHT, 25 April 1948, 76

A49. John SMITH, 21 January 1760, 77
[this name looks like], Cirace, w, 25 December 1752, 52

A50. The next three Graves are all in one plot
Thomas Alfred, s/o John & Mary MOORE
Of Wormhill, 25 January 1894, 1yr
John William MOORE, their son, died in infancy
Maggie MOORE, d, 16 January 1926, 21

Mary Maria MOORE, w/o John R. MOORE
Of Wormhill, 2 May 1920, 58

Annie ROGERS, 16 May 1996, 88
Harry ROGERS, 16 October 1984, 80

A51. Augusta Adam BAGSHAWE, M.A.
27 February 1815 - 3 August 1883
For forty years Incumbent of this parish

A52. Frances Emily, eldest d/o Rev'd A.A. BAGSHAWE
and Caroline Emily his wife, 19 October 1848 - 14 December 1861
W.A.B 1845 [additional information: William Augustus BAGSHAWE]
Mary Ellen, 2nd d, 8 January 1854 - 19 February 1856
A.B, 1857

A53. Robert POTTS, 2 August 1830, 70
Elizabeth, w, 12 November 1853, 87
Elizabeth POTTS, d, 9 October 1865, 64

A54. Robert POTTS of Peak House, 6 August 1876, 73
William POTTS, 4 November 1879, 81

A55. Robert, s/o Robert & Sarah WRIGHT
16 January 1818, 4yrs & 11 months
Sarah, w, 7 June 1838, 60
Robert WRIGHT, above, 17 November 1853, 71

A56. James WYLD of Tunstead
20 August 1862, 54
Ellen, w, 30 May 1827 - 7 February 1895

A57. Martha Ellen, d/o James & Ellen WYLD
Late of Tunstead, died at Woodland View, Buxton
7 November 1869, 19
Ann Elizabeth, d, late of Tunstead who died at
Woodland View, Buxton, 28 September 1865, 19

A58. Ann, w/o Jeremiah BUCKLEY
9 August 1882, 63
Jeremiah BUCKLEY, 10 April 1851, 58
Sarah, 3 June 1930, 74

A59. Ann, d/o George & Maria CARTLEDGE
Of Wormhill, 30 April 1863, 8yrs
Maria, above, 21 July 1884, 55

A60. Thomas, s/o Thomas & Sarah LONGDEN
Of Wormhill, 14 July, 1842, 10
Margaret, d, 8 September 1842, 18
Thomas LONGDEN of Wormhill
11 March 1863, 79
Sarah, w/o above Thomas, 5 May 1857, 63

A61. Maria, w/o Richard LONGDEN of Wormhill
7 October 1841 - 18 April 1886
Richard LONGDEN. Born at Wormhill, 2 May 1833
Died at Prestbury, 11 September 1903

A62. Florence Eliza, d/o Isaac & Hannah WILSHAW
of Wormhill, 14 March 1893, 6yrs
Annie, d, died in infancy
Isaac WILSHAW, 30 November 1902, 50
Hannah, above, 17 February 1924, 66
Isaac, s, 23 March 1961, 66

A63. Thomas PEMBERTON
18 January 1806 - 25 February 1890

A64. Peter WRIGHT of Wormhill, 25 April 1888, 82
Esther, w, 6 October 1909, 86

A65. Joseph MARRISON of Tunstead
4 January 1904, 77
Alice, w, 5 August 1904, 73

A66. Ann, w/o Michael BATEMAN of Whormhill [as inscribed]
15 December 1849, 65
Michael, above, 11 September 1852, 73

A67. The Rev, Henry B. CHINN, B.A
Rector of Carsington, Incumbent of
Peak Forest, Master of Grammer [Grammar] School, Tideswell
1801-1958 [1859]
Ann, w, 1800 - 1859
[Ed: Henry Barrow CHINN was buried 17 Jan 1859 aged 57;
his wife (widow) Ann 19 Mar 1860 aged 60 - qv Wormhill PR]


A68. Isaac WILSHAW of Wormhill, 30 July 1863, 65
Hannah, w, 3 July 1864, 66
Sarah, d, 13 May 1863, 42

A69. Mary MOSLEY, w/o Henry MOSLEY
of Meadow, 11 May 1843, 57

A70. Thomas ALLCOCK, late of Dalehead
25 February 1845, 69
Mary ALLCOCK, w, 20 June 1859, 85
Mary ANDREW, d, 1 August 1893, 77

A71. War Death
John Needham HAYWARD
Late of Flawford House, Plumtree, Notts
31 May 1918, 74
Rachel HAYWARD, 1 July 1919, 73
John Thorpe HAYWARD, s, 4th Northumberland
Fusiliers, who died of wounds at Etaples Hospital, France
21 September 1916, 33

A72. Henry MOSLEY of Wormhill
11 November 1868, 54
Ann, w, 23 January 1869, 52
Sarah, d, 9 December 1850, 9 weeks
Henry, s, 4 December 1857, 11
Ann, d, 27 March 1866, 17
John, s, 31 March 1880, 40
William Shore, s, of Westcliffe
13 November 1893, 57

A73. Robert MOSLEY of Wormhill
21 May 1893, 54
Elizabeth, w, 29 September 1916, 77

A74. Agnes, w/o Francis ELEY
of Millers Dale, 24 May 1864, 27
Frances, only child, 7 October 1865, 2yrs

A75. Anthony WYLDE, 17 January 1888, 64
Elizabeth, w, 2 January 1911, 72
Alice Emily, d, 11 December 1861, 5yrs

A76. Annie, w/o William NEEDHAM
11 February 1888, 24
Edith, d, died in infancy
Laura Elizabeth, d, 30 May 1895, 9yrs

A77. Henry WAINWRIGHT, 16 June 1904, 83
Sarah, w, of Tunstead, 22 August 1898, 69
John, s, of Wormhill, 27 May 1854, 18 weeks
Hannah Jane, d, 27 January 1862, 5yrs & 8 months
Robert & Joseph died in infancy
Mary, d, 13 May 1901, 39

A78. Sarah Elizabeth, w/o Thomas Eley HADFIELD
of Peak Dale, Wormhill, 20 June 1901, 23

A79. War Death
Thomas James MOSLEY
of Wormhill, 17 April 1917, 63
Elizabeth, w, 5 February 1931, 70
Emily, d, 1 May 1912, 19
Henry, s, 3 June 1920, 31
John, s, killed in France, 7 June 1917, 20
Mary, d, 25 February 1928, 29
William, s, 7 March 1932, 36
Henry & Hannah their grand children
died in infancy

A80. Joseph REDFERN of Wormhill
11 June 1868, 36
Hannah, d/o Joseph & Alice REDFERN
23 Oct 1865, 9yrs & 11 months

A81. Charles HOWE of Wormhill
20 May 1886, 72
Sarah, w, 5 April 1886, 86
Sarah Ellen, d, 28 May 1865, 25

A82. Ernest MOSLEY of Wormhill
17 January 1870 - 10 February 1909
Elsie, w, 2 June 1876 - 7 December 1925

A83. Henry WARHURST of Wormhill Meadow
25 April 1872, 48

A84. Ralph WOSLEY of Hargate Wall
Late of Meadow, 17 April 1888, 75
Martha, w, 25 November 1891, 60

A85. Thomas WARHURST of Wormhill Meadow
26 June 1882, 73

A86. Arthur, s/o Boaz & Anne BAGSHAW
11 April 1882, 4 months
John, s, 5 January 1886, 10
Boaz, above, 26 November 1913, 70
Anne E. BAGSHAW, above, 6 December 1921, 82

A87. Frances DAVIS
4 July 1854 - 7 June 1875 at Wormhill

A88. John WILSHAW, 20 May 1826,
died at Wormhill, 5 January 1905
Eliza, w, 24 December 1917, 88

A89. Minnie, w/o Joseph WRIGHT
Of Chee Tor, Darley Dale
11 May 1944, 60
Joseph, above, 13 June 1969, 80

A90. Frances Sarah WRIGHT, 24 January 1989, 84

A91. Wooden Cross
Richard TAYLOR, March 1924, 68

A92. Robert TAYLOR of Hill Carr Farm
Darley Dale, 1 March 1901, 67
Hannah, w, 27 February 1909, 75
Robert infant son of David & Margaret TAYLOR
of Old Hall Farm, Wormhill, 13 July 1985

A93. Mary HOLMES, w/o Thomas Robert HOLMES
of Millers Dale, 15 May 1846 - 6 March 1911
Thomas Robert HOLMES
9 January 1839 - 25 February 1916
Leonard, s, 24 February 1872 - 12 February 1908

A94. Louise Alexandrine Bons, d/o
Matthew & Margaret Jane DICKIE
27 September 1895 - 27 February 1916
Matthew DICKIE, 13 August 1936, 77
Margaret Jane DICKIE, 12 January 1947, 87
Margaret Sarah Bons, d, 21 March 1897 - 31 January 1964

A95. William BRAMWELL of Tunstead
17 December 1915, 32

A96. George Hayward DREWRY
7 January 1889 - 8 October 1954
Dorothy Margaret DREWRY
11 March 1915 - 30 March 1972

A97. Frank BAGSHAW, 27 January 1953, 75
Sarah Ellen, w, 18 May 1958, 75

A98. John TAYLOR, 30 November 1946, 72
Annie, w, 19 February 1948, 74

A99. Henry WARHURST, 18 February 1947, 81
Sarah, w, 7 June 1937, 82

A100. Aesop WALL of Wormhill Meadow
4 July 1910, 64

A101. Charles Astley, s/o Charles & Alice COOPER
Of Millers Dale, 2 December 1895, 7 months
Seth Thomas, s, 3 May 1896, 9 weeks

A102. John Warhurst BRADBURY
of Millers Dale, 26 October 1890, 80

A103. War Death
In memory of my husband
Pte John SAVAGE, Kings Liverpool Regt
Killed in action in France 20 September 1917, 31

A104. William PRINCE of Tunstead
10 June 1927, 73
Mary Ann, widow, 15 August 1933, 76

A105. Herbert SPRATT, 4 August 1982, 62
Alys, w, 18 February 1997, 73
David, who died in infancy

A106. John Trevor, h/o Lilian BOWLER
18 January 1951, 65

A107. Sarah, widow of the late James LOWE
Of Doghole Lodge, Brampton
9 November 1895, 80
Edward, s/o James LOWE
1 December 1922, 82
Sarah Jane, w/o Edward LOWE
20 March 1923, 78

A108. Clive BOYLING, who fell asleep on his
1st birthday 8 November 1944

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