Some Memorial Inscriptions - Sandhurst, Gloucestershire
St Lawrence's Churchyard

The following MIs were kindly contributed by Alf Beard, 16th October 2007. Entries supply name, date of death, and age. Abbreviations: w=wife; h=husband; s=son; d=daughter; &c.
A1. Samuel OLLIVE of this parish
Yeoman, 20 September 1744
Martha, w, 6 September 1726, 39
Samuel OLLIVE of this parish
Gent, 9 March 1768, 48
Mary, his wife, 8 July 1762, 4*

A2. Thomas, h/o Sarah Ann MOREFIELD
Who passed away peacefully at Longford
21 June 1941, 69

A3. John MOREFIELD, 7 March 1902, 59
Esther, w, 18 September 1925, 73

A4. [stone in bad condition]
James BENNETT, buried January 1849
Mary BICK, 25 February 1891, 100
Ann HUNT, 2nd d/o above,
Baptized 15 October 1815, Died 3 May 1901, 87

A5. Mary Ann, w/o George VERNALL
6 May 1932, 67
George, above, 29 September 1942, 80

A6. Arthur JUGGINS, M.M. 1893 - 1982
Elsie, w, 1905 - 2001

A7. John DRINKWATER, 25 February 1889, 76
Jane Eliza, w, 24 March 1892, 79

A8. Jane STEPHENS, w/o John STEPHENS
of Gloucester, 27 July 1876, 67
Thomas, above, 19 February 1885, 84

A9. Thomas ROBERTS of this parish
29 January 1892, 59
Thomas William, 3 July 1891, 26
Henry, 21 June 1870, 11 months
Henry, 22 May 1872, 2 yrs
Children of the above
Mary and Thomas ROBERTS
21 January 1910, 78

A10. William JONES of Gloucester, Builder
8 May 1876, 76
also the following
Father, Mother, and Sister of the above
William JONES, 22 May 1837, 76
Hannah JONES, 16 June 1839, 79
Martha JONES, 13 May 1862, 53

A11. Annie Elizabeth, elder d/o the late
Alderman J. CLARKE of Kingsholme
7 June 1950

A12. James Alfred s/o late Alderman J. CLARKE
Of Kingsholme, h/o Clare CLARKE
29 March 1942
Clare CLARKE, 22 August 1965, 78

A13. John GWILLIM of Longford
27 March 1853, 76
Elizabeth, w, 5 December 1850, 77

A14. Mary, w/o Richard BUTT
19 July 1873, 41
William SYMS, 7 October 1877, 89
Susanna SYMS 11 January 1879, 82

A15. Edward Percy BRETT.
Many years Vicar of this parish
23 February 1824 - 11 June 1879
Sarah, w, 19 October 1825 - 5 June 1878

A16. Daniel COATES, 30 April 1851, 71

A17. Maria POWELL, 4 November 1880, 70

A18. George DANIELS, 30 November 1894, 79
And was Parish Clerk of this parish for 54 years

A19. Elizabeth, w/o Edmund BIRD
15 August 1838, 68

A20. Florence GRIFFITH, d/o William GRIFFITH
Of the city of Gloucester and Llaneravan, Mon
And a descendant of William E [eroded] of Bengrove
In this parish, 11 September 1880, 86
Also memory of William, W-Walter, Charles,
Walter, Charles, Mary Ann, Frances and Elizabeth
Brothers and sisters of the above Florence GRIFFITH

A21. Ann, eldest d/o Edmund LITTLE
Of Mitcheldean, 10 July 1888, 52

A22. Lyannia WALKER, w/o James WALKER
Who died at Sandhurst, 2 April 1866, 65

A23. Grahame BALFOUR-OGCHY, 10 January 1921, 42

A24. Mary MANSEL
25 July 1789 - 12 February 1875
Emily C. MANSEL
20 February 1826 - 1 January 1880
A.M.Rosabel MANSEL
2 February 1824 - 24 March 1903

A25. Kate Elizabeth Annie HOPTON
22 April 1929, 61
William John HOPTON, h,
12 October 1929, 65

A26. Mary Ann, w/o Joseph DRINKWATER
9 January 1878, 68
Joseph DRINKWATER
Late collector of H.M. Inland Revenue, Bristol
18 July 1881, 73
Dorothy Hannah DRINKWATER, 1881-1912
Mary Josephine DRINKWATER, 1877 - 1957

A27. Henry DRINKWATER of Barrows in this parish
12 November 1811 - 7 February 1884
Hannah, relict of above,
4 October 1821 - 19 March 1892
[Auth: Barrows, may well be Berrow]

A28. Joseph Edward DRINKWATER, 1886 - 1970
Ellen Ida, w, 1898 - 1962
Also their grandson
Martine Francis LAMBLE, 1949 - 1969

A29. Henry DRINKWATER, 1 March 1907, 65
Hannah SYMES, widow of above, 27 February 1930, 87

A30. Mary Ann, eldest s/o Joseph and Mary A. DRINKWATER
9 January 1868, 36
Joseph, 3rd s, 1 June 1870, 27

A31. William SOULE of The Pound
6 August 1910, 65
Louisa, w, 25 November 1913, 75
Leonard SOULE, brother of above,
1 August 1901

A32. John JOHNSTONE, M.R.C.S
Born at Ecclesecham, N.B. 20 September 1799
Died at Sandhurst, 3 August 1882

A33. [stone badly eroded]
Henry John SHERWOOD
17 November 1907, 85

A34. George BEVAN of The Firs, Longlevens
1 August 1909, 76
Emma, w, 4 March 1913, 66

A35. John Griffiths, s/o John and Adeliza LEWIS
Of this parish, 19 January 1900, 19

A36. Sarah PARRY, 25 May 1879, 43

A37. Richard Brunsdon, s/o late Henry BUTT
Of Abloads Court, 17 November 1899

A38. Henry, w/o Eliza WHEELER
19 May 1949, 64
Eliza Jane, w, [looks like 16] March 1955, 82

A39. Robert Prosser DANIELL
31 May 1913, 69
Caroline, w, 2 January 1918, 79

A40. Frederick John CHAMBERLAYNE
4 Oct 1933, 69
Louisa Emma, w, 23 July 1943, 82 at Abloads Court

A41. War Death
John Baylis LANE
Royal Gloucestershire Hussars Yeomanry (R.G.H.)
youngest s/o John and Maria LANE who died on active
service in Pal[e]stine 9 December 1918 and was buried at
Damascus age 26
John Rudge LANE
7 March 1849 - 26 May 1917
Maria, his wife, 6 May 1932, 80
Also her sister
Anne DIPPER who died on Christmas Day 1947, 96
Ellen Mary LANE, 24 September 1962, 78

A42. Una PRICE, 5 February 1946, 52
Edward John PRICE, 12 December 1970, 79

A43. Eli SHAW, 11 January 1943, 80
Rachel, w, 11 March 1953, 86

A44. Annie KELLY, 17 November 1944

A45. Helen Ruth WHITEMAN, 19 March 1980
w/o John William Inge WHITEMAN
Of Abbots Lodge, Sandhurst and d/o
Colin and Mary MACIVER of Blasdon Hall
John William Inge WHITEMAN, above
25 January 1984

A46. CLEVLAND
Golden memories of my darling husband
and dad, taken from me 16 December 1986
Also his wife, Dorothy, 1921 - 1999

A47. Walter RUSSELL, 22 October 1959, 50
Annie Florence, 13 January 2006, 86

A48. George Henry PREECE, 26 January 1948, 66
Caroline, w, 30 November 1960, 83

A49. Rose GWATKIN, 1888-1959
William Francis GWATKIN, 1889 - 1971

A50. Winifred Maud, w/o A.W. ROBERTS
21 October 1943, 62
A.W. ROBERTS, above, 27 January 1951, 81

A51. Eliza, w/o Walter PUGH, 4 October 1928, 69
Walter PUGH, above, 8 January 1941, 82

A52. John Charles SIMS, 29 June 1934, 78
Annie, 21 March 1955, 82

A53. George W. HOBBS, 18 April 1884, 74
Joanne, w, 6 November 1896, 79

A54. John Ivor STURT, born in Bombay 15.1.56
Died at Sandhurst, 13.VIII, 95
"Let the little oak lie where it falls"

A55. War Death
William James DANIELL
14 September 1931, 81
Alice, w, 18 September 1933, 74
Arthur, s, fell in action in France
9 Oct 1917, 20

Separate Memorial, same Grave
Edith Elizabeth HINETT, nee DANIELL
13 October 1949, in South Africa, age 82

A56. Samuel BOON, 3 September 1911, 75
Julia, w, 15 March 1907, 68

A57. Thomas, s/o Thomas and Jane HALL
Of this parish, 10 June 1772, 34

A58. John BREWER of this parish
14 May 1817, 79
Sarah, w, [stone has sunk]

A59. Hannah, w/o Thomas PIFFE
Of the hamlet of Wootton, 3 April 1829, 70

A60. Beneath this stone rests Morgan PRICE
late of Gloucester, Timber Merchant, Builder
Sarah his wife and John their son
He died, 10 February 1776, 57
She died 9 February 1790, 77
Their son, 5 April 1772, 16

A61. Thomas COTHER of Wootton
4 July 1781, 45
Sarah, relict of above, 30 July 1786, 52
William, s, 29 May 1868, 70

A62. Thomas KENT, 86, died August 5th 1844
Ann KENT, 67, died 18th May 1858
Mary KENT, 21, died October 3rd 1819
Elizabeth Catharine KENT, age 1yr died 9 September 1806

A63. Thomas COTHER, 24 September 1815, 60
Elizabeth, w, 2 March 1839, 76

A64. John BILL, 25 August 1831, 73
Mary Eliza COTHER, 6 August 1832, 41
Cuthbert Thomas COTHER, 20 August 1835, 11
William COTHER, 22 February 1850, 63
Mary Eliza COTHER, 28 September 1898
Ellen Wintle COTHER, 17 February 1911, 89
General George PRINGLE, 31 May 1916, 94
Octavia Catharine PRINGLE, 22 December 1916, 86


INSIDE THE CHURCH
A65. George Caesar HOPKINSON, Esqr of Wootton Court
in this county, late Lt Col of the 15th Kings Regt of Light Dragoons
also a Magistrate and Deputy Lieutenant for Gloucestershire.
He died 4 April 1825 age 86 and of Elizabeth HOPKINSON his
widow died 4 December 1841, 98
and of Harriet HOPKINSON their eldest daughter who died
24 March 1834 age 68
Charles HOPKINSON, Esquire of Chelsea, Middlesex
Their eldest son who died 21 April 1930, 58
Also their granddaughter, Grace Elizabeth, child of
George HOPKINSON Esqr of Wootton in this county
Died 10 November 1833, 9yrs

A66. William, s/o William BELL Esqr
14 April 1753, 38
Mary, w/o William BELL, Esqr
28 December 1773, 77

A67. Octavia HOPKINSON, d/o James BURTON
Of St Leonards on Sea, Sussex and
Edmund HOPKINSON, Esqr of Edgeworth Manor
in the county of Gloucester
She was born 21 May 1796, died 28 September 1846
and was buried in a Vault in this Chancel

A68. in memory of two children of William BAYLY
of Fretherne, Esqr, by Mary his wife and d/o the
Worth[y], Richard PARSON, Doctor of Laws and
Chancellor of the Dioceses of Gloucester.
Mary, borne, 2 August, died 19 January 1695
Gore, borne 8th died 18 May 1697

A69. This was erected in memory of Hester
the wife of John GYSE, Esqr who after an
eminentry vertious life died 12 August 1673
Also in memory of the said John GYSE, Esqr
who deceased the XI June Anno Dom 1698 age about 79 years

A70. Joane, w/o John GYSE of this parish, Esqr
20 April 1680

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