Some Memorial Inscriptions - Acton Trussell, Staffordshire
St James's Churchyard and All Saints Churchyard

Acton Trussell was a chapelry united with Bednall, in the parish of Baswich.

Latest Additions New 24th July 2010

The following MIs were kindly contributed by Helen Amison, 22nd September 2006. Entries supply name, date of death, and age. Abbreviations: w=wife; h=husband; s=son; d=daughter; &c.
ACTON TRUSSELL, ST JAMES'S CHURCHYARD
A1. Walter E. YARDE
24 Mar 1968 age 63
Constance M. YARDE
19.9.2002 age 91

A2. Sidney John YARDE
4 Jan 1946 age 52
h/o Clara Jane

A3. Alfred Thomas YARDE
10 Jun 1958 age 56
w Jean
22 Apr 1960 age 62

A4. John Jesse HUCKER
3 Apr 1962 age 75
w Gertrude
7 Dec 1968 age 80
s Victor 1927-1974

A5. Henry James YARDE
13 May 1972 age 77
Dorothy
13.10.1978 age 78
d Lottie RILEY 19 Dec 2005 age 84

BEDNALL, ALL SAINTS CHURCHYARD
B1. Annie STOCKLEY
12 Dec 1931 age 68


Latest Additions New
The following MIs were kindly contributed by Marion Hall, 24th July 2010.
ACTON TRUSSELL, ST JAMES'S CHURCHYARD
C1. Flat stone (partly grass covered)
Sacred / to the memory of / James MARSON /of Acton Mill /
who departed this life / May the ... 1853 / Aged LXXIIII Years
Also of / Susannah his Wife / who departed this life /
July the 19th 1854 / Aged LXXI years
[the 4 in 1854 is worn and looks like 1. Her age is also worn]
[Auth: Susannah was baptised Susannah ROGERS at Fradswell
19 May 1793 & her death was registered at Stafford in 1854]


C2. Tomb
South Face, centre panel
In / Affectionate Remembrance / of /
John MARSON / of Stafford /
who died Dec 1st 1864 / Aged 59 years.


North Face, centre panel
Also of Jane / wife of John MARSON /
who died August 7th 1885 / Aged 79 years.


South Face, RH panel
James Cramer MARSON / eldest son of John / and Jane MARSON /
Died Dec 7th 1876 / Aged 44 years.


South Face, LH panel
Clara Ann daughter / of John and Jane MARSON /
Died Nov 24 1850 / Aged 12 years.


North Face LH panel
Also [Emily] second / daughter of / John & Jane MARSON /
who died Jan 12th 1898 / Aged 64 years.


North Face RH panel
In Loving Memory of / Sarah Jane WEBB /
who fell asleep in Jesus / October 26 1899 / in her 58th year.


West Face
Also of Eliza EDWARDS / third daughter of / John and Jane MARSON /
who died Oct 18th 1888 / Aged 51 years.


East Face
Samuel EDWARDS /
died / September 13 [?] 1900 / Aged 85 years.
[date eroded]
[Auth: John MARSON was second child and
eldest son of James & Susannah MARSON]


C3. Flat stone (partly grass covered)
In a vault adjacent / are deposited /
in hope of Resurrection to Life /
the mortal remains of /
James TURNOCK /
who died at Stafford Sep. 23rd 1861 /
In the 56th year of his age. /
Also of Sarah his Wife / who died /
May 13th 1895 aged 90 years.
[Auth: Sarah third child of James & Susannah MARSON]

C4. In Memory of / Elizabeth daughter of /
James and Susanna MARSON / of Acton Trussell /
who died Feb 1st 1825 / aged 6 years.

C5. In / Loving Memory / of /
James MARSON / of Stafford /
Youngest son of James MARSON / of Acton Mill /
Born August 14 1810 /
Died March 30 1898.
Also of Eliza the beloved and devoted /
wife of the above James MARSON /
who died April 7th 1900 / In her 80th year.

C6. William MARSON J.P. / of Stafford /
died Feb 14 1918 / aged 67 Years.

[on side of same stone]
In Affectionate / Remembrance of /
Mabella MARSON /
died April 14th 1932 / Aged 85 /
Second daughter of / James and Eliza MARSON /
of Stafford /
Beloved Benefactress

C7. James Thomas MARSON / of Stafford /
died Dec 21st 1925 / age 71 years.
[Auth: son of James & Eliza MARSON]

C8. Francis Herbert / MARSON M.D.F.R.C.S. /
Died Dec 16th 1939 / Aged 78 /
Who for 30 years was / Hon. Surgeon to the /
Staffordshire General / Infirmary
[Auth: son of James & Eliza MARSON]

C9. In Memory of / Cyril Darby MARSON / M.R.C.S. L.D.S. /
Born December 16 1863 /
Died November 25 1942
[Auth: son of James & Eliza MARSON]

C10. In / Loving Memory of /
Lucy Henrietta MACQUEEN /
who fell asleep on May 27th 1931 / aged 84 years /
"He giveth his beloved sleep"
[Auth: Lucy Henrietta was the tenth & youngest child of John & Jane MARSON]

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