Some Memorial Inscriptions - Maisemore, Gloucestershire
St Giles's Churchyard

The following MIs were kindly contributed by Alf Beard, 17th December 2007. Entries supply name, date of death, and age. Abbreviations: w=wife; h=husband; s=son; d=daughter; &c.
A1. Joseph STEPHENS of this parish
25 March 1893, 75
Ann, w, 18 November 1914, 86
David, s, who died at Johannesburg, 15 April 1912

A2. Loftus C. TOTTENHAM, 23 June 1900

A3. Tomb stone
Panel One
Maria, eldest d/o William & Sarah WADLEY
and w/o T. BARNES, 16 September 1862 - 23 September 1937

Panel Two
William WADLEY, 21 July 1891
Sarah, w, 3 May 1912, 84

Separate Memorial
Thomas, s, 23 October 1932, 71

Panel Three
Beatrice Evelyn, 2nd d/o William & Sarah
30 November 1887, 23
Sarah Ann, d, 2 September 1870, 3 yrs

Panel Four
Mary Anne, d/o & h/o Thomas BARNES
1866-1962
also their daughter Beatrice Evelyn, 1892 - 1982

A4. Millicent Maria, eldest d/o Rev'd Charles Edward
and Frances DIGHTON, 3 September 1885, 28
Frances, w, March 1897, 28th, 73
Lucy Stanley DIGHTON, 2nd d, 5th July 1934
Charles Edward DIGHTON, M.A. beloved Vicar
of this parish, 1878 - 1916, died 8 March 1916, 91
John, 2nd s, who died at Wilgannia, New South Wales
7 December 1902, 48

A5. Emma WEBB, w/o Henry of this parish
21 December 1890, 66
Henry, above, 28 January 1903, 80

A6. Frederick E. GOODWIN
8 August 1964, 72
Gwendoline Minnie George,
13 February 1968, 76
Joan F.M. NORVILLE, d,
7 June 1988, 70

A7. William James BULLOCK who died suddenly
26 May 1896, 39
Erected by his dear mother and sisters

A8. Caroline COLEMAN, 26 May 1901
Jessie, her sister, 10 January 1924

A9. William HALE, 11 November 1895, 72
Susannah, w, 20 August 1898, 73

A10. Elila, w/o Edwin HALE, 21 January 1882, 42

A11. William RICHARDS of Clare Lodge,
Regent Street, Gloucester, 5 April 1887, 81
Maria, w/o William RICHARDS
27 November 1902, 87

A12. William FINCH of this parish
23 March 1907, 76
Mary Ann, w, 17 June 1907, 81

A13. Fanny Ann, d/o William & Mary Ann FINCH
Of this parish, who died at Newport, Mon,
2 March 1884, 20
Julia Ann, youngest d, 27 June 1894, 28

A14. George BENNETT, 13 December 1883, 73
Hannah, w, 25 February 1894, 81

A15. Isaac HAMBLIN, 13 March 1892, 50
Ann Patience, w, 19 May 1896, 52

A16. William HANCOCK, 21 March 1908, 67
Susan, w, 25 November 1902, 71

A17. Charlotte PIMBLE, 14 May 1902, 92
Samuel PIMBLE, 18 March 1838, 37
William, his, son, 8 April 1856, 22
Samuel, s, 25 July 1864, 26
William, s/o William PIMBLE
22 April 1879, *3

A18. John STILES, 6 March 1888, 86
Ann, w, 23 October 1887, 74

A19. Charlotte MANN, 20 November 1857, 25

A20. Thomas NELMES, 16 December 1878, 78
Ann, w, 28 November 1883, 80
Erected by their daughter, Charlotte

A21. Edward GRIFFITHS of the city of
Glocester, 3 March 1798, 38
Elizabeth, d/o Edward & Elizabeth, June 1799, 11
Edward, s, died in infancy

A22. Eliza BROWN, granddaughter of
Charles & Mary MIDDLETON of Boddington
24 December 1839, 16

A23. Charles MIDDLETON late of Boddington
27 July 1837, 84
Mary, w, 19 June 1854, 84
Mary, d, died in infancy

A24. William FLETCHER of this parish
19 July 1753, [looks like 63]
John FLETCHER, g/s, 10 March 1808, 82

A25. John ETHERIDGE, 24 April 1815, 62
Mary, w, 24 August 1826, 72

A26. Ann, w/o Thomas GARDINER
22 March 1709, age near 80

A27. Richard PROSSER of this parish
22 February 1873, 73
Comfort, w/o Richard PROSSER
of this parish, 23 August 1864, 70
Julia, d/o Richard & Comfort
5 April 1835, 1yr & 5 months
Sarah Ann, d, 27 December 1845, 22

A28. Thomas GURNEY, 18 April 1875, 53
Mary, w, 6 January 1911, 90

A29. Richard, ye son of Richard & Mary SILLEY
of this parish, Yeoman, 6 November 1759, 20
Hannah, d, 6 May 1760, [looks like 16]

A30. Richard SILLEY of this parish, and Mary his wife
He, May 28th, 1762, 62
She, November 1st 1774, 69

A31. Esther, w/o Thomas VALLINDER
of this parish, 8 September 1779, 54
Charles VALLENDER of The Farm, in the
parish of Harper, September 1842, 47
Thomas, s, 8 November [looks like 1843, 45]
Catherine, w/o Charles, above, 20 September 1851, 62

A32. Thomas MIDDLETON of this parish, Yeoman
13 November 1792, 76
Mary, w, 13 November 1779, 52
Thomas, s, 28 August 1767, 7yrs & 3 months

A33. Thomas VALLENDER of this parish, Yeoman
8 March 1853, 80
Elizabeth, w, 29 April 1858, 78
Thomas, g/s, 14 March 1847, 14 months
Mary Maria VALLENDER, his sister,
[unable to read any more of the inscription]

A34. Daniel STERRY, 6 February 1856, 38

A35. George HOOPER, 25 September 1880, 73
Hannah, w, 23 February 1893, 65
Edith, d, 24 November 1919, 67

A36. Hannah, w/o John HARRIS, 21 July 1873, 55

A37. Mary, w/o Thomas WOODCOCK
of this parish, December 1765, [looks like 63]
[name has been removed] who was buried
24 February 1760, [looks like 31]
[Auth: the last inscription, unable to read]

A38. Elizabeth ETHERIDGE, 2 December 1889, 67
Henry, h, 18 June 1900, 77

A39. George HOOPER, 25 September 1880, 73
Charlotte, 2nd w, 7 February, 1846, 40
Sarah, w/o George HOOPER of this parish
16 January 1840, 26
also 2 children, William & Samuel who died in infancy
William HOOPER, 30 April 1889, 54
Hannah, his wife, [stone has sunk]

A40. Timothy JONES of this parish
27 January 1802, 60
Mary, w, 13 June 1811, 74
Jesse BOUGHTON, late of Elmore
in this county, 28 October 1812, 26

A41. Mary Maria, d/o William & Elizabeth VALLENDER
10 November 1858, 16

A42. Thomas VALLENDER, 23 June 1894, 74
Joseph, s, 29 January 1859, died at
Sydney, Australia, 18 September 1905

A43. Sophia, w/o Thomas VALLENDER
28 October 1871, 49
also 3 children who died in infancy
George, s, 21 September 1873, [looks like 18]

A44. Elizabeth w/o Joseph GOUGH
Of this parish, 9 February 1841, 74
Joseph, above, 17 May 1852, 85

A45. Emma Elizabeth, d/o James & Selina GOUGH
6 February 1873, 6yrs & 5 months
James Powell GOUGH, 29 May 1906, 65
Selina, above, 3 August 1907, 63

A46. [stone weather damaged and flaking]
****, s/o John & Elizabeth ADDERTON, Yeoman
5 February 1760, 22
Ann, d, 23 March 174*, 16
3 children who died in infancy

A47. [stone weather damaged and flaking]
Daniel, ye s/o Daniel & Patience CHAMBERS
** October ****, 43

A48. William MEEK, late of this parish
7 March 1786, 80
Ann, w, 8 December 1775, 64
John, s, 1 March 1748, 2yrs
William, s, 8 December 1760, 19

A49. Thomas DAINTY who died at
Richmond Lawn, Conduits Street, Gloster
21 July 1902, 88
Elizabeth, w, who died at Richmond Lawn,
Conduits Street, Gloster, 28 January 1871, 71

A50. Harry TOOMEY, 19 March 1879, 2yrs & 5 months

Separate Memorial, same Grave
Gertrude, 2 September 1896, 5 weeks
Clara Maud, 8 October 1906, 5 months

A51. Annie Elizabeth, d/o W.H & M.A. GREENING
of Tirley, 20 November 1876 - 2 January 1877

A52. Henry, s/o George & Ann VALLENDER
2 June 1862, 8yrs
Jessie, d, 18 June 1867, 12

A53. The Rev'd George HARMER, Vicar of this parish
13 February 1816 - 4 September 1878

A54. Esther WADLEY, 10 September 1883, 75

A55. Kate, widow of Rev'd George HARMER, 16 February 1892, 75

A56. George VALLENDER of this parish
14 June 1899, 72

A57. Nancy Esther [looks like Hisco] ANSELL
w/o Harry & d/o Thomas & Florence JONES
27 June 1965, 52
Charles Arthur Wicks JONES, s, 29.11.1911 - 17.5.1968
Alma Muriel JONES, his wife, 21.7.1907 - 30.11.1991

A58. Thomas Martin JONES, h/o Ivy, killed in a Road Accident
19 November 1963, 58
"We meet in memories garden every day"
also his parents
Thomas John JONES, 27 July 1933, 59
Florence JONES, 14 December 1934, 58
Ivy, w/o Thomas, above, 25 November 1990, 79

A59. Elizabeth Susan BARNES of Darenth Cottage
In this parish, 5 December 1825 - 11 February 1911
Horace BARNES, 20 November 1850 - 23 November 1937
Churchwarden of this parish for 33yrs and devoted to church & parish

A60. Thomas William Chadborn BARNES
Capt, late Indian Army, 1899 - 1973
Lillian Maria, w, 4 October 1901 - 21 April 1987

A61. William BLAKE of Hill Farm, Maisemore
12 December 1909, 67
Mary Ann, widow of above, 1 April 1928, 84

A62. Thomas Henry DAY, 3 March 1961, 60

A63. Henry HAINES, 10 January 1936, 75
Eliza Ann HAINES, 25 March 1951, 87

A64. In loving memory of our dear father & mother
Philip HAMBLIN, 23 March 1922, 71
Lucy, w, 9 February 1923, 72

A65. Stephen NEWMAN, 30 October 1922, 79
Sarah Ann, w, 22 October 1941, 97

A66. Walter George NELMES, h/o Edith
23 May 1941, 58
Reunited 7 August 1965

A67. Ann, d/o Thomas & Nancy DAINTY
28 October 1826, 17
Jane DAINTY, sister, 6 June 1834, 21

A68. Mary, w/o George BRUNSDON
7 May 1881, 42
Albert, Edward & Clara, who died in infancy

A69. Richard HOWELL, 1 November 1762, [age flaked off]
Betty, w, 16 August 1775, [looks like 88]

A70. Thomas WADLEY who died at Bonny, on the
western coast of Africa, 8 May 1862, 19
John WADLEY, 14 July 1875, 36
Ann, w/o Thomas WADLEY, late of this parish
18 July 1808 - 28 March [looks like 1896]
Thomas WADLEY, Yeoman, of this parish
[looks like 27 February 1849, *4]

A71. Thomas MILLER, late of the parish
of Horsley, 10 October 1902, 68
Mary, w, 11 October 1912, 68

A72. Samuel JACKSON of this parish, Carpenter
12 July 1848, 79
Elizabeth, w, 11 December 1836, 74
Susan, d, 20 June 1840, 43
Ann, d, 5 May 1842, 41

A73. Richard WARNE of the parish
Of St Nicholas in the city of Gloster
16 September 1830, 35

A74. Mary JACKSON, d/o Samuel & Ann JACKSON
27 March 1804, 22
Samuel, above, of this parish, Carpenter
25 September 1826, 91
Ann, above, 3 February 1821, 86

A75. [stone badly weather damaged]
Memory of [not sure of 1st name]
Jaofe , w/o William CLARKE of the parish of
St Catharine [prob. Gloucester] who was buried 31 December 1754, 74
and of Mary, d, the remainder is missing

A76. Hannah, w/o Thomas WHITMORE
Who was buried, 22 February 1734, 80
And also of Christian, w/o ---- WHITMORE, buried
[[stone has sunk]

A77. Near this place lieth Joseph, s/o
Michael & Mary WADLEY, 7 February 1824, 50
Michael, brother, 26 August 1849, 64
Michael WADLEY, 15 December 1826, 77
Mary, w, 27 July 1836, 84

A78. Elizabeth, w/o William MIDDLETON
of this parish, Innholder, 28 June 1810, 40
William, above, 23 March 1843, 80
Elizabeth, d & Ann, d, who died in infancy

A79. Mary, w/o Thomas WADLEY
of this parish, 24 December [looks like 1845, 22]
Thomas, s, died in infancy

A80. Ann Elizabeth, w/o John POWELL
of this parish, 24 July 1865, 63
John, above, 8 July 1870, 70

A81. Eliza, w/o John LANE of the parish of
Hartpury, 21 February 1848, 48
Thomas, s, died in infancy

A82. Thomas WHITE of this parish, Yeoman
2 July 1814, 74
Sarah, w, 22 May 1787, 38

A83. William GOODE, 2 February 1883, 79
Ann, 31 May 1882, 73
Erected by their nephew Lemuel GOODE of
Irvington, New Jersey, U.S.A., as a token of
his appreciation of their kindness in his youth

A84. War Death
In proud and loving memory of my mother a good
friend and sportswoman, hard to replace these days
and my father Francis Probyn DIGHTON
also of Richard Hugh COXWELL-ROGERS
Royal Gloucester Hussars, killed in action on
Sulva [Suvla] Bay, 21 August 1915

A85. Gertrude E.F. CAVE-WINSCOMBE, d/o
Rev'd C.H. MARTIN, M.A., & g/d to
Lt Colonel Charles MARTIN
37th Regiment of Foot, 1853 - 1949

A86. War Death
Our dear son William Henry TAYLOR
Died on active service March 31st 1944
Buried in Kughing Cemetery, Borneo.
William George JAMES, 6 November 1943, 59

A87. Our dear father
William HALE, 10 February 1939, 76
Our dear mother
Ann, 4 March 1939, 75
My beloved husband
Herbert William HALE, s/o above
21 May 1939, 53
also his wife
Elizabeth, 6 August 1967, 79

A88. Dear mother, Rachel HAMBLIN,
28 April 1939, 63, interred here
Dear father, Ernest W. HAMBLIN
29 September 1932, 55, interred in
Craig-Fargoed, Bedlinog, South Wales

A89. John FINCH, 9 September 1865, 73
Ann, w, 17 January 1863, 65

A90. Ernest Walter DENNIS, 22 January 1968, 79
Violet Lydia, w, 6 December 1984, 91

A91. Sarah Hetty YOUNG, 14 January 1959, 53
Henry YOUNG, 14 November 1970, 80

A92. Leslie Edward NELMES, 12 August 1972, 69
Olive NELMES, 14 March 2002, 101

A93. William Leslie GOUGH, 6 November 1980, 79
Mabel Lillian, w, 14 January 1989, 86

A94. Elizabeth Joyce GOUGH, 23 February 1979, 59
Eric Dudley, h, 6 March 2004, 90

A95. Ernest Charles STEPHENS, 18 August 1971, 61
Gladys Maud, 3 September 1991, 78

A96. Ivy POCKNELL, w/o William H., 7 July 1972, 69

A97. William Henry POCKNELL, 14 February 1966, 64

A98. Nicholas John GOUGH, 1 August 1971, 19

A99. Alice Gertrude Jane WALFORD
2 July 1971, 71
Harold Henry WALFORD
15 April 1987, 88

A100. Maurice Olive (Ben) BENNETT
26 June 1978, 42

A101. Gladys Maud ELKINS, 10 November 1977, 61
Walter, 15 February 2001, 90

A102. Joseph ROBERTS, 20 January 1967, 71
Beatrice Minnie, 28 April 1972, 80

A103. Ellen STEPHENS, 6 July 1962, 60
David STEPHENS, 29 December 1977, 84

A104. Sidney John COLLET, 20 October 1964, 64
Phyllis, w, 17 July 1983, 78

A105. Ada ETHERIDGE, 25 June 1971, 70
Frederick George, 4 July 1984, 85

A106. Treasured memories of our beloved son & brother
David Edward NELMES, tragically killed
14 July 1990, 17
"Safe in God's keeping"

A107. Mary Gertrude HARRISON, 1932 - 1990

A108. Ronald George BRUNSDON, 1916 - 1985
Donald Royston CAMBRIDGE, 1928 - 1995

A109. Fred DENNIS, 1906 - 1982
Kate, w, 1905 - 1980

A110. Gladys Elizabeth CORNOCK, 17 June 1981
William Charles CORNOCK, 6 December 1990

A111. Kenneth McDONALD, M.B.E., 1 August 1991, 76
Doreen McDONALD, w & mother, 31 December 1996, 83

A112. Edwin Walter WILLIAMS, 1915 - 1991

A113. Winifred GIBBONS, 1915 - 1987
Peter, 1903 - 1990

A114. Elsie BARNES, 1905 - 1980
Bill BARNES, 1904- 1981

A115. Albert Ernest DENNIS
6 February 1989, 70

A116. Beryl Lucy HARRISON, 25 February 1989, 64
and her loving sister
Betty Unice BROWN, 1920 - 1992

A117. Leslie Albert HARRISON
30 August 1916 - 28 November 1989
Terry Michael HARRISON, s/o Beryl & Albert
29 May 1956 - 25 August 2000

A118. Henry Duncan Clifford WEBB, 1909 - 1992
Nellie Lucille, w, 1904 - 1992

A119. Leonard ELKINS, 11 December 1989, 84
Henrietta ELKINS, w, 6 January 1999, 87

A120. Edward Frank BURLOW
12 May 1902 - 4 June 1999
Edith Marian BURLOW, w/o Frank
6 December 1905 - 16 September 2001

A121. Ron FROGGATT, 25.2.1928 - 29.6.1999
Husband, brother and friend

A122. Gordon Edward NELMES
25 February 1993, 55

A123. Edith Annie BARNES, 8 November 1992, 72
William John, h, 9 October 1998, 82

A124. Mary Ann CARSON, 1908 - 1996
Robert CARSON, 1909 - 1996

A125. Leo Cromwell HIAM, 27 August 1992, 72
Iris Maud, w, 25 February 2000

A126. William STEPHENS, 24 January 1856, 95
Esther STEPHENS, 16 September 1859, 99
Thomas STEPHENS, 24 October 1859, 5yrs
John, s/o William & Esther 1867
Charles, 18. [unable to read this inscription]

A127. Thomas VALLENDER s/o Thomas & Elizabeth
late of this parish, 20 June 1866, 66

A128. Frances Mary MORRISON
Born 11 November 1932 in Adelaide South Australia
Died October 28th 2000

A129. John Rice PRICE of this place
22 April 1873, 65
Esther, w, 18 December 1888, 75
Alfred John Boswell, s, who died at
Angleton, Yorkshire, 15 April 1866, 25
and was interred in this churchyard
[Ed: no such place as 'Angleton' - possibly Ingleton?
A death of Alfred J.B. PRICE was
registered Jun 1/4 Settle, aged 25]


A130. Ann WADLEY, w/o late Michael WADLEY, Esqr
3 March 1864, 54
Beatrice Sarah Wadley CAMMERON, d/o Charles &
Mary Ann CAMMERON and g/d of the late
Michael WADLEY, Esqr, 17 April 1865, 3yrs

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