Some Memorial Inscriptions - Broughton, Staffordshire
St Peter's Churchyard

Latest Additions New 4th September 2006

The following MIs were kindly contributed by Alf Beard, 9th July 2005. Entries supply name, date of death, and age. Abbreviations: w=wife; h=husband; s=son; d=daughter; &c.
A1. Thomas DAVENHILL,
Of Wetwood, 2 April 1883, 69
Mary, widow of above, 7 May 1888, 74
Charity Sarah BENBOW, d/o above, 12 June 1906, 66
William BENBOW, h, 29 Dec 1906, 60

A2. Thomas DAVENHILL, 6 June 1935, 79
Emma, w, 31 Aug 1897, 45

A3. Arthur DAVENHILL,
Justice of the Peace and Councillor
for West Lancashire,
21 Jan 1882 - 15 Aug 1962
Adeline Pickstock, w,
19 Sept 1887 - 25 April 1970
Betty DAVENHILL, d, 12 July 1991, 76

A4. William PARKER,
Of Fair Oak, 9 May 1866, 56
Martha, w, 4 April 1878, 66
John, s, 24 July 1801, 45

A5. Betsy PARKER,
Of Fair Oak, 23 June 1906, 54

A6. Robert BUTTER,
Of Golden Hill, 1 Oct 1884, 79
Simon Tildsley BUTTER,
Of Goldenhill, 6 July 1883, 69
William BUTTER, nephew of above,
16 April 1892, 45
Catherine BUTTER,
Of Golden Hill, 23 Aug 1918, 75

A7. Joseph Charles, s/o Joseph & Mary Ann WALKER,
Of Birkenhead, 6 April 1892, 19

A8. Joseph WALKER,
Of Donway Cottage, Fair Oak,
12 Oct 1935, 93
Mary Ann, w, 20 Feb 1916, 74

A9. John WALKER, 13 June 1917, 80
Ruth, w, 18 Oct 1913, 79
Nellie, d, 2 July 1904, 18

A10. Lucy Ann, w/o Joseph WALKER,
Of Butters Bank, Croxton, 3 July 1924, 38
Joseph, above, 2 Oct 1955, 83

A11. William ALLEN,
Of Moss Farm, Fair Oak, 16 Oct 1913, 65
Elizabeth ALLEN, 11 May 1934, 85

A12. William PALIN,
Of Fair Oak, 9 April 1912, 63
Mary, w, 12 April 1909, 68
Mar, d, 14 Sept 1920, 47

A13. William JOHNSON,
Of Fair Oak, 20 Dec 1915, 84
Mary, w, 15 Sept 1921, 88

A14. Rosannah BROWN, 3 Jan 1929, 75
William, h, 15 April 1935, 81

A15. Mary Eliza, w/o William Thomas LAND,
7 Dec 1918, 34

A16. CWG
Gunner 1495718, S.J. PALMER, 121st Light A.A. Regt,
Royal Artillery, 25 Jan 1943, 24

A17. CWG
L.A.C. J.D.C. PALMER,
Late Royal Air Force, 9 Feb 1947, 31

A18. John PALMER, 23 June 1953
Alice, w, 2 Feb 1967, 87

A19. Ernest Arnold FROST, 1886 - 1964
Frances Fanny FROST, 1889 - 1976

A20. Lucy Elizabeth FORTNAM,
The Cottage, Wetwood, 15 Nov 1951, 70
d/o late George & Eliza FORTNAM of Willenhall
Arthur Edwin FORTNAM,
s/o George & Eliza, 17 April 1953, 74
Mary Elizabeth, w/o Joseph Tonks FORTNAM,
The Rudge Farm, and d/o the late
Richard & Lucy Ann TIMMIS of
Podmore House, 13 Nov 1965, 73
Ethel Maude APPLETON nee FORTNAM,
w/o James Arthur APPLETON,
The Cottage, Wetwood, 24 Feb 1961, 77
Patricia Margaret APPLETON,
w/o George Fortnam APPLETON, 1 March 1990
Thomas Cecil HARTLEY, h/o Lucy Phyllis, 4 Aug 1994, 86
James Arthur APPLETON, h/o Ethel Maude, 5 Dec 1961, 87
Joseph Tonks FORTNAM, h/o Mary Elizabeth,
of The Rudge Farm, & s/o the late George
& Eliza FORTNAM of Willenhall, 22 May 1976, 85

A21. William David MORGAN, M.A,
Vicar of this parish, 1952 -1957
29 April 1957, 65
Irene Margaretta, widow,
9 June 1904 - 25 Nov 1995

A22. Norman McLeod JONES,
Late of Broughton Vicarage,
19 June 1896 - 17 Feb 1972

A23. Anne Selina, w/o John L. BROUGHTON,
Of Tunstall Hall, departed Christmas Day 1911, 82
John Lambert BROUGHTON,
Of Tunstall Hall & Almington, Market Drayton,
3 April 1914, 83

A24. William Nicholls HOLLAND,
Late of Manor Farm, Wetwood,
4 April 1924, 72
William Shemilt, s, of Moss Farm, Fair Oak,
31 Oct 1935, 36
Emily Jane HOLLAND, 14 Aug 1953, 79

A25. Bertha Emma, w/o Harold J. JORDAN,
6 Feb 1957, 49
Harold John, above, 1 June 1967, 60

A26. Abraham SILVESTER,
14 Oct 189 * [look like 1], 61
Francis Elizabeth, d, 20 Sept 1878, 4yrs
Francis Elizabeth, w/o above, 4 July 1913, 72
James, s/o Late Abraham SILVESTER, late of
Broughton Folly Farm, 11 July 1858 - 24 Oct 1924
Abraham, s, 17 Sept 1929, 69

A27. William BRAYFORD,
The Birches, Hook Gate, 17 Sept 1922, 71
Fanny Eliza, w, 24 May 1936, 81

A28. Thomas SMITH of Fair Oak,
13 Sept 1874, 40
Frances, w, 17 Dec 1884, 51
Thomas, s, 13 Feb 1868, 5yrs & 8 months

A29. Audrey BUTTERS, w/o George,
Of Wood End, Hook Gate, 1925 - 1991

A30. John, h/o Mary ROBINSON,
Of Hinsley Mill, 11 Oct 1935, 63
Mary, above, 10 Oct 1867 - 5 Sept 1951

A31. Florence, w/o Peter BROUGHTON,
27 Aug 1829 - 5 March 1917, 87
Peter BROUGHTON, of Tunstall Hall, Market Drayton,
1 Aug 1822 - 11 Sept 1881


Latest Additions New
The following MIs were kindly contributed by Alf Beard, 4th September 2006. Entries supply name, date of death, and age. Abbreviations: w=wife; h=husband; s=son; d=daughter; &c.
B1. Abraham SILVESTER, 14 Oct 189*, 61
Frances Elizabeth, d, 20 Sept 1878, 4yrs
Frances Elizabeth, w, 4 July 1913, 72
James, s/o late Abraham, late of Broughton Folly Farm
11 July 1868 - 24 Oct 1924
Abraham, s, 17 Sept 1929, 69

B2. Elizabeth MASON of Hook Gate
7 March 1974, 78
Reginald, h, 11 April 1977, 81

B3. Michael John HORTON, 27 March 1995, 55

B4. Bertha Emma, w/o Harold J. JORDAN
6 Feb 1957, 49
Harold John, above, 1 June 1967, 60

B5. William Nicholls HOLLAND
Late of Manor Farm, Wetwood
4 April 1924, 72
William Shemilt HOLLAND of Moss Farm
& s/o above, 31 Oct 1935, 35
Emily Jane HOLLAND 14 August 1953, 79

B6. Samuel JOHNSON of Butters Bank
22 August 1966, 75
Until we meet again
Also his dear wife Isabella (Auntie Belle)
9 Nov 1991, 96
Reunited

B7. Arthur William SMITH
Villa Farm, Blackwaters 14 July 1970, 76
Gladys Armstrong SMITH, w, 16 March 1990, 90

B8. Our dear sister
Elizabeth Ann SMITH (WETWOOD)
6 August 1971, 79
Also our dear sister
Mabel SMITH 13 Oct 1995, 86
Reunited with her family

B9. George SMITH, Brook House, Fairoak
19 Sept 1900 - 2 July 1975

B10. John Henry SMITH of Wetwood
4 Jan 1976, 87
also a dear brother
Francis Eric (Jack) SMITH 30 Oct 1993, 82

B11. Bertie Roland h/o Gertrude May TOMLINSON
3 March 1976, 84
Gertrude May, above, 1 June 1978, 79

B12. Samuel Edward HOLLAND 5 Nov 1976, 75
Freda, w, 1 Jan 1985, 78

B13. Pearl Elizabeth KENT 26 Oct 1978, 58
Alan Dester KENT, h, 20 August 1981

B14. Marjorie Gertrude PALIN 28 Dec 1978, 65
George Thomas PALIN, 7 August 1980, 65
of Greatwood Farm

B15. Joseph Edward BOULTON, 12 Jan 1979, 68
Amy, w, 8 March 1997, 81

B16. Maurice Timmis FORTNAM, 15 Sept 2003, 83

B17. William Stuart THOMPSTONE
Of Bromley Hall, 13 Jan 1913 - 28 June 2003

B18. Arthur E. SIMPSON, 5 Jan 1983, 77
Gladys SIMPSON, w, 3 Sept 1993, 84

B19. Dorothy Rachel HARRISON
13.10.2003 (13 Oct 2003), 82
A wonderful mum and friend to all

B20. May TILLETT, 16.2.1983, 74
George Harold BILLINGE, M.C.
28.9.1998 (29 Sep 1998), 84

B21. Percy, h/o Selena STOKES 5 Jan 1989, 78
Selena, above, 25 Jan 1995, 82

B22. Andrew Davidson CROSS, 21 July 1989, 79
Hilda Newton CROSS, 6 May 2004, 95

B23. Eric BEASLEY of Copmere End, 1935 - 1993

B24. Robert WILLIAMS of Greatwood House Farm
28 Sept 1994, 65

B25. Stanley Douglas DEGG 1936 - 1994
Norma Dorothy DEGG 1939 - 1997

B26. Christopher John WOOD 20 August 1999, 94
Hilda Mary WOOD nee POWER, w, 2 Oct 2000, 79

B27. June Dorothy ROBERTS 16 Jan 2001, 65

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