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

War Memorial

The following MIs were kindly contributed by Alf Beard, 3rd June 2008. Entries supply name, date of death, and age. Abbreviations: w=wife; h=husband; s=son; d=daughter; &c.
A1. James LAW h/o Priscilla LAW
9 July 1860 - 22 September 1910

A2. Metal Cross placed against the Church Wall
EWINGTON Ellen 20 February 1920, 61
Additional information courtesy of the 1901 census
Born in 1859 at Hertfordbury Hertfordshire, single and working at
Frogmore Laundry, Kings Walden Hertfordshire as Laundrymaid

A3. Metal Cross placed against the Church Wall
BETTERIDGE Ernest, 1 May 1905, 5
Additional information courtesy of FreeBMD and 1901 Census:
FreeBMD has his age as 6 and name as Ernest Wilfred.
1901 Census: son of Mark and Alice of Helershay Cottage,
parish of St Marks Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

A4. Metal Cross placed against the Church Wall
NUNN Charles Albert, 29 January 1909, 32
Additional information courtesy of the 1881 & 1901 census
1881 census, Born 1876 Hope Under Dinmore Herefordshire
son of James and Mary Ann of Upper Hill Elementary School,
Bodenham, Herefordshire. His father was a School Teacher
and was born in Essex, his mother was born at Toddington
1901 Census:
He was residing at Haw Road, Toddington with
Aunt and Uncle William and Elizabeth WOLVIN
and his occupation was a Shoe Maker

A5. Mary w/o Benjamin DANIELS
Who was born at Fishguard Pembrokeshire 17 October 1823
Died at Toddington 9 April 1898

A6. Thomas HOLTON 4 October 1942, 67
Ethel May, w, 4 December 1963, 71

A7. James CULL 14 February 1905, 82

A8. George ROBERTS of Raymeadow
13 August 1905, 70

A9. Sarah w/o William Finch CROSS
28 May 1893, 73

A10. [stone badly eroded]
John, s/o Thomas & Elizabeth CROSS
who died in September 1870
[Auth: remainder has eroded away]

A11. Thomas Charles s/o Richard & Eliza CROSS
22 January 1880, 12

A12. Elizabeth w/o Thomas CROSS &
d/o Richard & Ann FINCH
9 September 1862, 62
Thomas CROSS 25 October 1787 - 11 February 1868
A native of Lower Slaughter and for 40 years a resident in this parish
Susan CROSS, d, 25 June 1855, 26
Thomas Harris CROSS, s, died 1833 or 1835
[Auth: the remaining inscription has eroded]

A13. Susan CROSS 1829 - 1855

A14. Lydia, w/o Edward LEDIARD
16 December 1821 - 19 July 1892
Edward LEDIARD
17 April 1822 - 16 July 1912

A15. James NIND 7 July 1844, 69
Maria, w, 27 March 1862, 87
John NIND, s, 23 January 1833, 22

A16. Nancy, d/o James & Maria NIND
Of Toddington, 22 April 18 1870, 66

A17. Thomas BOWERS late of Tewkesbury
10 September 1845, 38
Sarah, widow of above, 31 March 1899, 88
Thomas Solloway BOWERS, s, died at Tewkesbury 2 May 1908, 72

A18. [stone badly eroded]
Thomas ARCHER 30 August 1865, 70

A19. Henry TRINDER 23 January 1888, 74
Mary Ann, w, 13 October 1867, 31
Also four of their children
Ellen Susannah, 20 March 1866, 27
William Henry 28 July 1866, 22
Mary Fowles 16 February 1867, 16
Martha 13 March 1868, 15

A20. Mary Ann BEST
d/o John & Elizabeth BEST
of Newtown, 4 January 1875, 39

A21. Hannah w/o William SHARP 27 December 1846, 69
Elizabeth his 2nd w, 26 September 1884, 68
William SHARP, above, 5 December 1890, 85

A22. Stephen PRYCE 20 August 1875, 86
Eleanor, w, 15 April 1856, 77

A23. Lewis PRYCE 22 December 1839, 83
Elizabeth, w, 10 June 1831, 78
Edward, s, 28 May 1811, 20

A24. Jane, w/o Charles NIND of Gretton,
and d/o Anthony & Sarah AGG of Stanton Field
18 July 1841, 32
Sarah, 2nd w/o Charles NIND and d/o
Thomas & Ann GREENING of Northway
19 June 1866, 59
Charles NIND, above, 21 June 1873, 75

A25. Eleanor COOPER 2 June 1873, 74
Ann COOPER 16 March 1882, 78

A26. Thomas COOPER of Broadway
8 May 1885, 72
Hannah, w, 9 October 1893, 68

A27. War Grave
Michael David Charles HANBURY-TRACY
Capt Scots Guards who died on
August 21st 1940 of wounds received at Dunkirk
"To live in the hearts of those we love is not dead"
Additional information courtesy of the CWGC
1st Bn, army number 41157, age at death 31.
Son of Hon. Felix and Madelaine HANBURY-TRACY
Husband of Ammabel HANBURY-TRACY nee St HILL of St Foeck, Cornwall

A28. Charles Alexander Stewart COLLYER
h/o Ethel Georgina and 7th s/o John Monsey
and Helen Jane COLLYER of Hackford, Norfolk
1 July 1881 - 4 March 1937
Ethel Georgina COLLYER 19 March 1880 - 5 August 1946

A29. Helen Jane w/o John Monsey COLLYER
of Hackford, Norfolk 12 May 1919, 70

A30. Helen Amy Georgina elder d/o
John Monsey & Helen Jane COLLYER
of Hackford, Norfolk 12 January 1884 - 9 March 1930

A31. Sydney MOTT
Major, Royal Scots Fusiliers
6 October 1872, died 22 May 1924
at Lydes, Toddington
Grizle, w, 5 June 1883 - 5 January 1972
Diana GRESHAM, d, 26.12.08 - 4.11.76

Separate Memorial, same Grave
John MOTT, Captain, Royal Navy
5 March 1917 - 9 September 1998, died at Ayre
[Ed: 'Ayre' appears to be in Orkney]

A32. Major R.E.D. BRASINGTON
M.B.E., M.C. 1891 - 1959
40 years Glos Regt
Additional information courtesy of FreeBMD:
Name Randolph Edgar D, Cirencester Sep 1/4

A33. Mary Jane BRASINGTON 1898 - 1990
Also her sons
David 1923 - 1933
Christopher, 2nd Lt, Glos Regt 1936 - 1956

A34. Reginald Tracey HILL 24 March 1967, 88
Evelyn Rebecca, w, 26 April 1968, 83

A35. Arthur BEARD 1897 - 1967
Beatrice BEARD 1893 - 1980

A36. James Charles BIGGS [Jim] 9 February 1963

A37. Janet Margaret WOOLDRIDGE
4 March 1966, 19

A38. Geoffrey Ralph HACKLETT
5 September 1978, 57

A39. Thomas Henry LEETH 5 August 1950, 66
Kate, w, 2 May 1966, 86

A40. Robert LANCHBURY
12 September 1911, 64
Hannah COTTON, w, 29 May 1929, 84
Robert Ernest, 3rd s, who was accidently killed
in this parish 1 February 1893, 18

A41. Emmanual WIGGETT, h/o Mary Ann WIGGETT
24 January 1802
Mary Ann, w, 15 December 1904, 72

A42. Benjamin DARLINGTON 10 May 1940
Eveline Winifred, w, 7 February 1991

A43. Anna Maria w/o George Edward JOHNSON
19 October 1879 - 8 June 1933
George Edward JOHNSON
23 February 1960, 80

A44. Esther, 18 November 1960, 69
w/o Alfred Ernest WIGGETT
21 December 1960, 70

A45. Gilbert John WIGGETT
s/o A.E & E. WIGGETT
23 May 1938, 18yrs & 11 months

A46. Ronald Ernest WIGGETT
Darling child of A.E. & E. WIGGETT
19 February 1925, 4yrs & 7months

A47. Thomas JACKLIN
Late Keeper of Toddington Park
23 June 1866, 23
Thomas William JACKLIN, s,
20 October 1867, 5yrs

A48. William JAMES
Late of Standley Pontlarge [as inscribed]
7 April 1829, 52
Susanna, w, [stone has sunk]

A49. Thomas OLIVER 2 July 1859, 58

A50. Edward HARVEY 12 June 1823, 82
Hester, w, 24 May 1828, 76

A51. [stone badly eroded]
Ann, w/o Stephen Alison OLIVER
5 June 1883, 63

A52. Thomas SAVAGE 22 November 1887, 63
Elizabeth, w, 18 March 1913, 76

A53. John COLLINS
For 26 years Station Master at Beckford
Born at Narberth Pem, 25 January 1847
Died 20 December 1916
Martha [Pattie] his wife
Born at Haverfordwest 28 May 1846
Died 11 November 1916
"Cwyn eu byd y rhai pur o calon:
Canys hwy a welant dduw" Matt.v.b.

A54. Edmund LAWRENCE
Of Stanley Pontlarge [as inscribed]
27 July 1875, 77
Eleanor, w, 21 April 1869, 63

A55. James BULLOCK
Late of Stanley Pontlarge
22 September 1830, 60
Samuel, s, 17 January 1857, [looks like] 54

A56. William BULLOCK of Stanley Pontlarge
9 September 1827, 27

A57. Harriot d/o Thomas BALDWIN
Late of this parish, Gent and Consort of
Edward LLOYD of the City of Worcestershire, Gent
16 November 1840, 54
Beloved and lamented at Worcester
Edward LLOYD Esq
[Auth: the remaining inscription has eroded and very faint
to read. It looks like he died 1846]


A58. Susanna BALDWIN, w/o Thomas BALDWIN
28 December 1782
Ann w/o Thomas BALDWIN
15 February 1800, 53

A59. Thomas BALDWIN 10 July 1808, 73
Mary Ann d/o Thomas & Ann BALDWIN
18 March 1819, 30

A60. George Edwin ASHLEY
19 September 1863 - 22 February 1931
Lizzie, w, 19 July 1854, 83

A61. William WOOLVINE 28 July 1826, 80
Elizabeth, w, 15 October 1919, 68

A62. Major Guy Alexander DEAN
1 August 1908 - 3 March 1974

Separate Memorial, same Grave
Rupert Alexander, s,
15 April 1964 - 4 November 1969

A63. John Henry William HAINES 1918 - 1990

A64. Elizabeth WAKEFIELD
d/o John & Emma ASHLEY
27 October 1919, 57
Elizabeth, d/o William & Susan ASHLEY
13 November 1919, 70

A65.
Toddington War Memorial located inside the Church
In memory of the Toddington men who gave their lives
serving their country during the Great War 1914 - 1919
BALL ArchibaldHALL Harry
DEAKIN RobertSTYLES William
GREEN AlwynTRIPP Hubert
GREEN PercyWASLEY Thomas
"Greater love hath no man than this that a man lay
down his life for his friends"
1939 - 1945
STEPHENS Albert

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