Some Memorial Inscriptions - Alvington, Gloucestershire
St Andrew's Churchyard

The following MIs were kindly contributed by Alf Beard, 5th February 2009. Entries supply name, date of death, and age. Abbreviations: w=wife; h=husband; s=son; d=daughter; &c.
A1. War Grave
Pte 265065, George Gerald MERRICK, East Kent Regt
[The Buffs] died 25 October 1920, 24

A2. Alfred H. WILLIAMS, 5 May 1968, 81
Clarice May, 7 March 1975, 80

A3. CWGC Headstone
Buried in this Churchyard is
L/Cpl 292737 William Henry PROBERT
Cheshire Regt, died 17 October 1917

A4. Colliery Death
George BALL who met his death by
accident at the Celvnen Colliery, Abercarn
13 October 1898, 21

A5. Alice, w/o Samuel DAVIS
Died 13 January 1937
Born, 14 January 1873
Hester, d, 2 February 1917, 18
Samuel DAVIS, above who God called
from his work to his rest 7 July 1938
Born 9 July 1870

A6. Matilda, w/o Robert P. MULLINS
14 March 1869, 75
Robert Perry MULLINS
11 January 1879, 85

A7. Mabel, w/o William A. MARTYN
3 November 1917, 43
William Arthur, above
7 October 1960, 89
Gladys Ena, d, 16 January 1928, 22

A8. Susanna MARTYN, widow of the late
William Robert MARTYN
of Lanteglos - By - Fowey, Cornwall
6 November 1929, 88

A9. Rhoda Sybil Sophia, w/o
Charles WORKMAN, 14 January 1915, 89
Charles WORKMAN, 23 March 1915, 83
Seth M. WORKMAN, 19 February 1938, 74
Kate, his w, 31 August 1946, 87

A10. [stone weather damaged]
James WILLIAMS, 20 January 1901, 83
Harriet WILLIAMS, sisters of the above
6 September 1899, [[looks like] 77]
James WILLIAMS, s, 14 July 1906, age eroded
also of [eroded] w/o [eroded] WILLIAMS
4 May 1908, [age eroded]
Elizabeth, [remainder has eroded]

A11. Caroline EDMONDS, 1 May 1893, 61

A12. George THOMAS, 18 April 1884, 67
Henrietta, w, 20 October 1897, 72
also their children
George, Willie, Alfred, William & Jane
also
Elizabeth who died at Cardiff & Caroline
who died in America

A13. Caroline Laught, d/o
George & Caroline CHALLENGER
9 March 1848, 1yr & 3 months
George, s, 10 May 1876, 27
Memory of Henry James BALL
s/o James Henry & Elizabeth BALL
18 January 1856, 21
Caroline, w/o George CHALLENGER
10 February 1875, 56

A14. William WILLETTS, 12 February 1788, 57
Elizabeth, w/o William WILLETTS
11 August 1789, 55
William, s, 12 July 1807, 42

A15. Jane, w/o Joseph WILLETT
11 May 1805, 71

A16. Evan HARRIS of this parish
15 June 1794, 77
Ann, w, 25 January 1801, 81

A17. Mary, w/o Richard HEWITT
26 December 1778, 35
Richard HEWITT, above
3 November 1806, 71

A18. Richard PHILLIPS of Aylberton
28 January 1733

A19. Ann GEORGE of Ayleberton
22 January 1733

A20. John, s/o Richard & Ann HEWLETT
of Aylburton, 15 May 1735, [looks like 7yrs]

A21. John EDWARDS of this parish
27 March 1791, 55
Elizabeth, w, 24 May [looks like 1812]

A22. Ann, d/o John & Hannah GEORGE
5 August 1779, 30

A23. Elizabeth, d/o William & Mary WILLIAMS
November 1752, 13 months of the parish of Lidney

A24. Betty TOWELL, 1 August 1917 - 9 September 1921

A25. John EVANS, for 47 years a Faithful
Servant at the Newhouse, near Blakeney
20 March 1892, 71

A26. Mary TOWELL, 13 October 1945, 73
Arthur TOWELL, 11 October 1947, 75
Rose Mary, grandchild & d/o F.S & R.H. TOWELL
17 March 1945, 8yrs
Frank Stanley TOWELL, 28 October 1959, 51
Rhoda, w/o Stanley, 11 August 1987, 75

A27. Laura Marion Ann, 4 August 1953, 48
Reginald Stanley WILLIAMS, h, 5 February 1981, 81

A28. Cella, w/o Isaac FUSSELL of Netherend
in the parish of Woolastone, 21 June 1872, 47

A29. War Death
William Henry STINCHCOMB
1 October 1958, 73
Harriet Annie STINCHCOMBE, w,
10 March 1952, 75
Colyn James, s, lost in action on
H.M.Sub, Crampus, 26 June 1940, 23
Auth: Additional information with permission of
the CWGC. Leading Seaman, P/JX139021.
Commemorated on the Portsmouth Naval Memorial

A30. War Death
James Henry MAPPS
19 November 1922, 74
Sgt Lewis MAPPS, s, killed in action in France
3 September 1916, 26
Interred in Elverdinche Cemetery, Belgium
Auth: Additional information with permission of
the CWGC. 2740, V. Battery, Heavy Trench Mortar
Royal Field Artillery
Ann Jane, w, 16 November 1937, 79

A31. Sarah, w/o William LAWRENCE
of this parish 20 October 1900, 53
George, s, 6 November 1902, 29
William LAWRENCE, above, 10 March 1911, 72

A32. Clara Sophia, w/o John Edward BARNETT
of Alvington, 19 December 1901, 20

A33. Sarah Ann, w/o John JAMES of Clanna
2 January 1890, 70
John JAMES. 9 March 1898, 75

A34. Charles Henry, s/o
Henry & Elizabeth WILLIAMS
of Bowley Mill in this parish
22 December 1873, 6 months

A35. Edward LAURENCE of this parish
22 November 1893, 80
Elizabeth, w/o Edward LAWRENCE [as inscribed]
18 April 1898, 82

A36. Mary WATTS, 22 November 1879, 76
Elizabeth, 7 March 1889, [looks like 83]

A37. Sarah Ann, w/o J.A. LEWIS
2 November 1906, 37
Joe Albert LEWIS
9 November 1907, 39

A38. Anne NOEL, w/o Lt Col T.H. FORSYTH
62nd Wiltshire Regt, & eldest d/o
Colonel & Mrs E.A. NOEL
31 October 1853 - 16 December 1987

A39. Double-sided Headstone
Side 1
Jane, d/o Thomas & Jane TAYLOR
of Courtend in this parish
4 February 1842 - 2 September 1959
Jane, w/o Thomas TAYLOR, 8 November 1877, 69
Thomas TAYLOR, 18 September 1879, 75
George Watkins TAYLOR, s, 21 June 1884, 46
William TAYLOR, 15 July 1897, 53

Side 2
Thomas TAYLOR, of Court End, 3 August 1905, 65
Agnes Emily, d, 9 June 1880, 7 months
Ann TAYLOR, w, 4 November 1937, 84
Elsie Annie YARWORTH
14 May 1883 - 2 February 1966

Two panels at the foot of the headstone
Panel 1
Patricia Lawrence WICKSON nee YARWORTH
14 September 1922 - 8 May 1999

Panel 2
Margaret MITCHELL nee YARWORTH, 1918 - 2001

A40. Stanley G. PRITCHARD, s/o Winifred M. THORN
who was accidentally killed on Stanford Hill
16 May 1934, 20

A41. Thomas JORDAN, 4 September 1842 - 4 November 1902
Esther, w, March 1924, 84

A42. John James Watts, s/o
William & Phoebe THORN of this parish
9 February 1873 - 25 April 1873
Lucy Jane, d, 19 January 1874 - 4 June 1879
William THORN, above
6 October 1843 - 15 April 1889
Phoebe Sarah, w, 13 February 1911, 63

A43. Annis, d/o William & Mary Ann MARTIN
1 August 1873, 2yrs
Frederick, s, 11 February 1876, 7yrs
Edith Mary, d, 15 January 1882, 8 months
James WILLIAMS, s, 20 October 1888, 21
William Henry, s, 30 September 1896, 20
Mary Ann MARTIN, w/o William MARTIN
23 January 1913, 72

A44. Mary Ann, w/o James YOUNG
4 May 1891, 79
James YOUNG, above
1 November 1894, 81
George, s, 3 June 1905, 98
and was interred at St Martin, Cheriton, Kent

A45. Amy, w/o Charles McGRATH, 10 May 1913, 62
Charles McGRATH, above, 30 July 1920, 77

A46. William, s/o William & Hester EDWARDS
24 November 1829, 15 months
Robert, s, 29 August 1830, 9yrs

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