Some Memorial Inscriptions - Blithfield, Staffordshire
St Leonard's Churchyard

Latest Additions New 26th May 2007

The following MIs were kindly contributed by Alf Beard, 7th November 2005. Entries supply name, date of death, and age. Abbreviations: w=wife; h=husband; s=son; d=daughter; &c.
A1. CWG
Lieutenant L. MURRAY,
Royal Flying Corps 13 March 1917, 20

A2. William HOULDCROFT,
Of Stansley Wood, 21 Aug 1939, 56
Annie Elizabeth, w, 27 Nov 1946, 75

A3. Thomas HOULDCROFT,
Oakfields Farm, 6 March 1933, 53
Millie Maud 11 May 1978, 88

A4. Randolph HEATHCOTE,
Of Newton Hurst, 12 July 1926, 78
Clara, w, 20 June 1936, 84
John George, s, 12 Jan 1945, 68

A5. Ellen Cantrell WINT,
of St Stephen Hill, 28 Dec 1908, 78

A6. John Turner, h/o Edith HOULDCROFT,
Of Newlands, 13 Oct 1927, 44
Katie, d, 16 June 1929, 12
Edith, above, 19 Sept 1967, 83

A7. Joseph SAMMONS,
29 Oct 1927, 94
Sarah, w, 8 Jan 1916, 84
Harriet, d, 31 May 1924, 56

A8. Harry Richard Reginald BAGOT,
15 August 1860 - 17 July 1908

A9. George Thomas GOOTH, R.N,
16 May 1876, 79

A10. Mary Ann HAWKSFORD,
3 Jan 1882, 77
Arthur Thomas HAWKSFORD,
25 Dec 1878, 14

A11. William Harris, s/o
William & Elizabeth CHICK,
Born at Bicester 18 June 1811
Died 8 May 1849

A12. William, s/o
William & Frances STONEBRIDGE,
2 Sept 1874,
[Auth: age is missing due to stone eroding]

A13. William STONEBRIDGE, 13 July 1892, 79

A14. Frances Rebecca, w/o William STONEBRIDGE,
27 Jan 1896, [looks like] (28)

A15. Thomas WHITTINGHAM,
of Stansley Wood, Blithfield,
18 Jan 1910, 76

A16. Edith Elin, w/o John T. NELSON, & youngest
d/o Thomas & Elizabeth WHITTINGHAM, 26 Oct 1917, 40

A17. Henry Tudor ROE,
of The Bents Farm, Leigh,
late of Newton Hurst,
1 Oct 1929, 55
Mary, w, 2 Jan 1945, 82

A18. Henry, h/o Elizabeth BAILEY,
20 March 1919, 65
Elizabeth, w, 6 Feb 1939, 78
William, s, 12 March 1892, 3yrs & 7 months

A19. Harriet BAILEY, 4 Nov 1958, 77

A20. John HARDING,
After an honest and faithful
Servant of 52 years in the gardens of Blythfield,
He died 23 April 1869, 73

A21. Margaret, w/o George HOLLAND,
13 Oct 1768, 43

A22. George HOLLAND, 12 Dec 1794, 67

A23. Francis SHIPLEY,
Of Newton, 31 Jan 1846, 62
Sabella, w, died at Burton-upon-Trent,
30 July 1848, 70
Elizabeth DEAKIN, d, 3 July, [the rest has eroded]

A24. Charlotte Dorothy, w/o Charles DAWSON,
Of Stafford, & d/o Charles TOWNSEND,
Of Abbots Bromley, 31 Aug 1844, 37
Louisa, sister of the above & w/o
William Henry BAKEWELL, 5 Oct 1858, 33

A25. Prudence, d/o, **son and Ann BAKEWELL,
Late of Marston,
Born, Nov XXVII, MDCCCXIII [27 Nov 1813]
Died Dec III, MDCCCXXXV [3 Dec 1835]

A26. Thomas ALLEN,
Of Admastone, 20 June 1815, 26

A27. James ALLEN, 14 Aug 1850, 62

A28. Ellen, w/o George Robert HOLLAND,
Late of Lee Lane, 10 June 1809, 65

A29. John HEATON & Elizabeth his wife,
John, *5 Sept 1727, 63
Elizabeth, Sept 1727, 61
William, s, 2 Sept 1725, 17

A30. William ATKINS,
Of Newton and Ann his wife,
He 14 March 1804
Ann, 19, 1809, *8

A31. John WALTHO,
Of Painly Hill in the parish of Leigh,
11 Dec 1810, 70
Ann w, [unable to read any more]


Latest Additions New
The following MIs were kindly contributed by Marion Hall, 26th May 2007.
B1. Sacred to the Memory of George ATKINS
of Lees Hill in the Parish of Uttoxeter
who Died February 11th 1833 Aged 44 years
… Elizabeth his wife ………… …rch 17th 1833
[This inscription is on top part of a broken
gravestone, propped against the wall]


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