Some Memorial Inscriptions - Norton in the Moors, Staffordshire
St Bartholomew's Churchyard and War Graves

Note: a selection of inscriptions listed below have been contributed by Derek Scragg. Derek has collected a large number of MIs from Stoke-on-Trent and surrounds, and his most up-to-date transcriptions, with maps and photographs can be found on his site of North Staffordshire Headstone Inscriptions.

Latest Additions New 6th September 2010
War Graves

The following MIs were kindly contributed by Alf Beard, 30th September 2005. Entries supply name, date of death, and age. Abbreviations: w=wife; h=husband; s=son; d=daughter; &c.
A1. Admiral John Milton, youngest s/o James COPE,
12 June 1887, 21
Dinah, widow of the late James COPE,
Mine Agents of Pensnett, nr Dudley,
23 July 1915, 80
[Ed: Pensnett was in STS: Dudley in WOR: qv 1868 Gazetteer]

A2. Mary, w/o John REPTON,
Of Norton Green, 6 Aug 1827, 58
John, above, 12 June 1830, 65

A3. Sarah, w/o James JAMIESON,
North Rd, Burslem, 10 March 1879, 49
James, above, 18 Dec 1884, 60

A4. Mary, w/o Hugh FROST,
Ball Green, 17 March 1891, 60
Hugh, above, 1 Jan 1900, 71
James & James Holdcroft FROST,
Their sons who died in infancy

A5. Martha, w/o Jofeph [Joseph] MOUNTFORD,
Of Ford-Green, 25 July 1813, 72
Six daughters, Iffue of the above,
Sarah JACKFON [JACKSON], 4 March 1801, 38
Mary TURNER, 20 July 1799, 36
Martha DANIEL, 15 Jan 1795, 34
Alice PAINE, 3 Sept 1799, 29
Jane MOUNTFORD, 27 Sept 1803, 23

A6. Joseph, h/o Mary HANDLEY,
Dunwood House Farm, Endon,
13 March 1929, 34
Albert, brother, who was killed in France,
11 Nov 1917, 25
Mary, above, 11 May 1979, 84
Edith Mary, d, 23 Dec 1965, 40

A7. Flt Sergt, Arnold Ralph BEAN, R.A.F,
Of Leek Rd, Smallthorne, who was killed on
the defence of London, 29 July 1918, 19
Harry William, father of above, 12 Nov 1927, 56
John Thomas, s, and h/o Constance I., 29 March 1938, 29
Mary, w/o Harry William BEAN, 6 July 1947, 70

A8. Samuel (Sam), s/o Samuel & Jane Ellen BILLINGTON,
79 Unwin St, Burslem, 15 Jan 1905, 1yr & 11 months
George, s, Artist Rifles, O.T.C. missing at Paschendale,
30 Oct 1917, 19
Samuel, above, 5 Sept 1939, 77
Jane Ellen, above, 7 March 1952, 82

A9. Joseph HOLLINSHEAD,
Of Smallthorne, 6 Oct 1930, 73
Ann, w, 18 March 1933, 72
Pte Frederick HOLLINSHEAD, s,
KiA in Mesopotamia, 12 Jan 1917, 19

A10. 2nd Lt, Arthur LAWTON, R.G.A,
of 36 Edward St, Smallthorne, 4 Sept 1919, 33
Elle, w/o Thomas LAWTON, 11 Dec 1950, 71

A11. Francis, s/o Henry & Jane LEES,
Leek Rd, Smallthorne, 3 June 1899, 5 months
Pte Albert Edward LEES, Kings Liverpool Rifles,
KiA at Paschendale Ridge, Belgium, 19 Dec 1917, 26
Henry LEES, above, Ex Sgt, County [Staffordshire] Constabulary,
Who died at Talbot Inn, Bradeley, 1 Jan 1923, 70
Jane, above, 25 July 1927, 70

A12. William LAMBSDALE,
5 Yardley St, Norton Green, 2 April 1922, 77
Mary, w, 2 April 1922, 73
Pte George NIXON, 9th Matt King's Liverpool Regt,
KiA nr Flers, buried in France, 25 Sept 1916, 21

A13. George Allen, h/o Annie PROCTOR,
31 Dec 1960, 73
Annie, above, 26 Jan 1968, 74
George, s, KiA, Italy, 16 April 1945

A14. Trooper, Walter Ronald REPTON, 1st Worcestershire Yeomanry,
S/o Walter & Georgina REPTON of Comer Rd, Worcester,
And great grandson of the above John REPTON,
Born 23 July 1897 and fell in action at Katia, 23 April 1916, 19

A15. Dinah, w/o William WASHINGTON,
54 Hayes St, Smallthorne, 26 March 1913, 68
William WASHINGTON, 10 March 1918, 77
Cpl, William WASHINGTON, s, Grenadier Guards, 7th Army Div,
KiA at Neuve [Chapelle] Chappell, France, 11-13 March 1915, 37

A16. James PLANT,
Of Ball Green, 6 May 1854, 42

A17. Annie Elizabeth, d/o Ann WILLSHAW,
26 Dec 1862, 7 months
Ann, above, of Moorland View, Bradley,
10 Feb 1903, 76

A18. Mary, d/o Ifaac [Isaac] FORD of Newcaftle [Newcastle] Merc' [Mercer?]
and Ellen his wife was intered 18 Jan 1771, 11
Ellen, above, Isaac FORD, 8 Dec 1881, 39
Isaac above, was interred 25 May 1772, 51
Isaac, s,

A19. Ellen, d/o Hugh & Jane FORD,
Of Ford Green, 2 Dec 1775, 20
Eliz, d, 31 Aug 1776, 19
Hugh, above, 19 Dec 1779, 72
William, s, 14 March 1782, 38
Mary, w/o William FORD 17 July 1783, 48
Jane, w/o Hugh FORD Dec 1788, 70
Jane FARNWORTH, d/o above, March, 17*0, 43
[the lower part of the stone was cracked,
and now been repaired, with concrete]


A20. Thomas BEECH, of The Stonehouse,
Was interred 24 Sept 1767, 71

A21. William PARR, 31 March 184*, 31
Eliza PARR, 26 July 1855, 11

A22. William WILLSHAW,
Of Badley Edge, 25 April 1813, 52
Ellen, w, ** Nov ****, 76
Thomas, s, 13 Oct 1825, 28

A23. Jane, w/o William BOARDMAN,
Of Brown Edge, 15 June 1855, 73
William, above, 28 Jan 1857, 73

A24. Philip BOARDMAN,
Of Bent Rarm, New-chapel, 20 Jan 1850, 51
Harriet, w, 23 Jan 1895, 80

A25. John BOARDMAN,
Of Norton Green, 18 March 1901, 52

A26. George Henry (Harry), s/o Isaac & Sarah DEGG,
80 Boughey Rd, Shelton,
who was killed by a Motor Bus, 15 Aug 1925, 17
Isaac Robert, above, 15 Feb 1960, 76
Sarah Ann, above, 26 March 1976, 94

A27. Elizabeth, w/o Thomas TURNER of Milton, (Millwright)
6 June 1844, 48
Thomas, above, 20 June 1846, 57

A28. James SIMCOCK,
Leek Rd, Smallthorne, 10 March 1890, 49
Emily, w, 10 Nov 1921, 77

A29. Annie Maud COOPER, 22.6.1892 - 4.2.1964
John James, h, 27 Jan 1889 - 10 Jan 1968

A30. Harry Gibson, s/o Henry & Charlotte CRITCHLOW,
Whitfield Lane, Norton, 21 Oct 1912, 24
Arthur, s, 16 April 1914, 17
Henry, above, 23 Dec 1923, 63
Charlotte, above, 17 Aug 1930, 68

A31. Richard George, h/o Olive FALLOWS,
Whitfield Rd, Norton-in-the-Moors,
18 Dec 1912, 45

A32. Hannah, w/o Ralph BROOKES,
4 Victoria St, Baddeley Green, 11 Jan 1915, 56
Ralph, above, 22 Dec 1921, 68
Mary Ann, d, & w/o late Aaron BOULTON,
6 Oct 1960, 71

A33. Thomasfin [Thomassin], w/o Jofiah [Josiah] DEAN,
Late of Woodhead, 10 Jan 1786, 61
Jofiah [Josiah], above, 13 Sept 1787, 68
Sarah, d/o John & Sarah DEAN,
of Brownedge, 30 June 1789 5 yrs & 8 months

A34. Elizabeth, d/o Richard & Elizabeth DEAN,
Late of Woodhead, 20 Oct 1893, 9yrs
Richard, above, 30 Jan 1819, 59
Elizabeth, above, 27 June 1825, 66

A35. Edwin James, s/o James & Lucy HOLDCROFT,
Ball Green, 18 Aug 1871 - 12 Jan 1886
Lucy, 28 Feb 1900, 59

A36. John SARGANT of Woodhouse Lane,
27 April 1807, 77
Sarah, w, 17 July 1822, 81
[Auth: 'SARGANT' as inscribed on headstone]

A37. John SARGEANT, 23 Nov 1846, 79
Ellen, widow, 14 May 1852, 84

A38. Levi, s/o Richard & Ellen LEAK,
5 June 1779 and was inter'd 27
Lucy, sister, was inter'd 30 June, 1779 4yrs
Lucy, another sister 13 July 1782 and was interd August following
Ellen, above, intered 19 May 1780, 66
Richard, above 2 Dec 1780, 58
Richard LEAK, nephew!!, 29 Sept 1809, 64

A39. Leah, d/o Richard & Ellen LEAK,
27 Nov 1791, 8yrs

A40. Mary, w/o Luke LEAK, 20 Nov 1836, 25

A41. Luke LEAK, 3 Nov 1830, 58
Ann, w, 6 Oct 1808, 48
Lydia, w/o above Luke, 1 July 1834, 62
Isaac, s/o Luke & Lydia, 29 Oct 1834, 18
Luke, brother of above Isaac, 23 Feb 1847, 33
Also four children of Luke & Ann died in infancy

A42. Billah LEAK of Burslem, 14 Aug 1859, 67

A43. Edward FORD of Hanley, 2 Aug 1822, 74

A44. John HARVEY of Hanley, 16 June 1831, 74
Mary, w, March 1821, 82

A45. Elizabeth WEATHERBY,
Late of Woodhead, 29 Sept 1821, 40

A46. John STANFIELD late of Balledge,
This parish, August 1816, 44,
[Auth: John was a Free Mason, the Free Mason Arms
is carved on the stone. The stone mason had originally
inscribed his age as 35, but it was changed to 44.
We have a Photograph of the STANFIELD Gravestone]

A47. Francis MARE,
Of Norton Green, 31 Oct 1783, 55

A48. William STEELE,
Of Ball Edge, 25 March 1863, 68
Mary Ann, d, & w/o Joseph BRINDLEY,
Of Fegg Hayes, 18 Dec 1889, 62

A49. William STEEL,
Late of Edgefields, this parish,
11 April 1836, 70

A50. Richard, s/o William & Jane STEEL,
10 Jan 1837, 4yrs
Joseph STEEL who died young
Eliza, w/o Joseph DAWSON,
Of Norton Green, 26 Jan 1900, 65
Joseph DAWSON, 29 Oct 1900, 76

A51. Alice, w/o Jonathan ADAMS,
Of Etruria, 30 June 1817, 65
Jonathan, above, 19 Feb 1835, 91

A52. Thomas STONIER, 7 June 1771, 58
Eliz, d, 20 March 1752, 4yrs
Ellen her sifter, 16 April 1775, 20
Joyce their sifter, 9 Oct 1774, 30

A53. Hannah, w/o Samuel TOMKINSON,
Of Stockton Brook, 23 May 1889, 38
Samuel, above, of Victor Villa, Stockton Brook,
12 July 1912, 65

A54. Ellen d/o James & Hannah TOMKINSON,
of Baddeley Green, 25 May 1891, 19
John James, s, 7 Jan 1919, 43

A55. Minnie Matilda, w/o George TOMKINSON,
Of Selkirk, Leek Rd, Baddeley Green,
25 Feb 1914, 23

A56. Elizabeth, w/o James CARTLIDGE,
Of Badley Edge, 6 July 1861, 32
Margaret Alice, d, 19 Dec 1857, 8 months
Eliza Ann, d, 15 April 1858, 3 yrs
James, above, 12 March 1891, 70

A57. Margaret, w/o William JONES,
Victoria Terrace, Smallthorne, 17 Dec 1873, 46
William, above, 2 May 1884, 61

A58. Ephraim MOSS of Milton,
18 Oct 1800 - 21 June 1888
Thomas, s/o late George & Ann MOSS,
Of Cobridge, 16 May 1920, 63

A59. George MOSS of Leek Rd, Cobridge,
2 Nov 1899, 70
Ann, w, 5 Jan 1905, 75

A60. John YATES of Keelings Lane,
25 May 1797, 30
Mary, d/o John & Susannah YATES,
28 March 1816, 1day old

A61. William, s/o John & Mary BADDELEY,
Of Fegg Hayes, 19 Nov 1886, 14
Mary Ann, of Holly Villa, Smallthorne,
11 Aug 1900, 52
John, above, 2 March 1921, 78

A62. Eliza REDFERN,
Of Stone Cotes Farm, 15 Jan 1889, 21
John REDFERN, father of above, 5 March 1891, 52
Elizabeth, d, 2 March 1931, 68

A63. Henry BOULTON,
Of Fegg Hayes, 7 Feb 1881, 29
Mary, relict, of above died at Thorney Edge,
6 Feb 1905, 58, and was interred at Wetley Rocks,
John CHELL of Kerry Hill, Bucknall,
Son-in-Law of above, 29 June 1917, 52
Ann CHELL, w/o above, born 25 June 1986
Died at Edmonton, Canada, 5 Oct 1964
Re-united

A64. William BATE, of Ford Green,
24 Feb 1903, 69
Fanny Frances, w, 15 Feb 1874, 38
Elizabeth, d, died at 17 Leonard St, Burslem,
9 Nov 1916, 50

A65. **, d/o James & Eleanor GRATTON,
Stanley Pool, Bagnall, 21 Nov 1916, 24
Annie HAND, aunt of above, 6 Dec 1896, 44
Interred at Hanwell,
James. s, 7 Dec 1951, 55
Of Ridgeway Hall Farm, Norton in the Morrs

A66. James, h/o Eleanor GRATTON,
Of Ridge Way Farm, Norton-le-Moors,
6 Jan 1924, 65
Eleanor, above, 21 April 1954, 90

A67. Margaret Eliza (Cissy) d/o Ellis & Mary Ann BENNETT,
Of Bradley, 20 Jan 1899, 16
Ellis, above, 17 June 1906, 48
Mary Ann, above, 14 July 1919, 59

A68. Eileen Bertha Mary MILLWARD,
27 Jan 1905, 4yrs
Harold C.R. MILLWARD, London Rifle Brigade,
Mortally wounded at the 3rd Battle of Ypres,
August 1917, Buried at Etaples, age 19,
S/o S & F.M. MILLWARD

A69. Harold, s/o John & Sarah Jane SUTTON,
13 Mayer St, Norton Green,
Died in Sneyd Colliery Disaster,
1 Jan 1942, 28
John SUTTON, 16 Oct 1964, 73
Sarah Jane, w, 19 Aug 1966, 74
A token of respect to
Pte Harold SUTTON, 2nd Battalion Home Guard

A70. Joseph, s/o George & Annie Eliza FOX,
Norton-in-the-Moors, 14 Feb 1879, 2yrs
John, s, 4 April 1912, 16
George above, 10 March 1921, 73
Annie Eliza, above, 10 Aug 1924, 70
Garnet, s, 30 Dec 1943, 62

A71. Ralph BERRISFORD,
Of Stone House Farm, Brownedge,
12 Jan 1888, 64
Elizabeth, w, 22 Dec 1890, 68
William, s, 26 Jan 1899, 48

A72. George FOX,
Of Foxley Hotel, Milton, 21 Oct 1882, 57
Elizabeth, w, 6 April 1892, 68

A73. Susannah, w/o Samuel SHERRATT,
Of Norton Green Hall, 25 March 1901, 47
Louisa Jane, d, 21 Oct 1905, 13yrs & 11 months
Thomas Samuel, s/o Samuel & Sarah SHERRATT,
10 Dec 1905 - 30 March 1906
Edith LATHAM, of Norton Green, 30 Jan 1912, 40

A74. Samuel, s/o William & Henrietta BADDELEY,
Of Ball Green, 20 April 1850, 13
William, s, 9 Aug 1851, 20
Thomas, s, 30 Oct 1853, 21

A75. Edward, s/o Levi & Maria EVANS,
Of Bucknall, 23 Oct 1857, 3yrs
William, s, died in infancy

A76. Maria BERESFORD, 10 Oct 1830 - 13 Sept 1914
Thomas Henry BERESFORD, 27 Sept 1831- 21 Oct 1892

A77. Joseph MOUNTFORD,
Of Norton-in-the-Moors, 16 Sept 1871, 63
Harriet, d, 26 Dec 1867, 3yrs & 10 months

A78. Sarah, w/o John FOX,
Of Cockshead, 8 Dec 1877, 55
John, above, 13 Jan 1888, 62
Samuel, s, ***, [flaked off]

A79. William WHEATLEY,
For 14 years Head Master of the Norton National School,
20 Feb 1852 - 19 August 1892
Elizabeth, w, 23 March 1929, 67
William Reginald & Vincent, children who died in infancy

A80. Lilas, w/o Dennis McCALL,
Of Ford Green, 10 May 1904, 75
Jane WARDROP, d, 17 June 1893, 32

A81. Hannah, w/o Joseph ADLINGTON,
Of Cornhill, Norton-in-the-Moors,
6 April 1824 - 29 Jan 1908
Joseph, above, 15 August 1916, 85

A82. Daniel FOSTER,
Of Norton Green, 16 August 188*, 63
Mary SINCOCK, relict of above,
13 April 1899, 71

A83. Minnie, d/o Samuel & Harriet DALE,
Of Orchard Croft, Norton-in-the-Moors,
16 Sept 1893, 16
May, sister of above, 12 May 1889, 3yrs
Samuel, above, 9 April 1905, 55
Harriet, above, 16 Nov 1927, 82

A84. Phoebe Ann, w/o George GELDER,
And d/o D & H. HARGREAVES,
Of Norton Green, 17 Dec 1892, 20
Daniel HARGREAVE, above, 19 Dec 1896, 59
Hannah, above, 4 Dec 1909, 65

A85. George PICKFORD,
10 Mount Pleasant, Norton,
9 Oct 1892, 50
Ann, w, 17 June 1916, 72
Jennie, died in infancy
Fanny DEAN,
10 Mount Pleasant, 7 Nov 1941, 67
Ernest DEAN, h, 14 Nov 1941, 67

A86. John LEE,
of Chell Siding who for 20 years
Mechanical Engineer at the Whitfield Colliery
in this parish, 14 Sept 1837 - 17 March 1901
as a token of respect, this stone was erected by the
Officials and Workmen of the above colliery
Louisa, w, 1842 - Nov 1905

A87. John Samuel (Jack), s/o Charles & Mary Ann FRYER,
Of Norton Green, 19 July 1901, 21
Mary Ann, above, 25 March 1928, 69
Charles, above, 2 July 1928, 69

A88. George Henry s/o Thomas & Harriet MILLWARD,
7 Sept 1890, 29
Thomas, above, 31 Oct 1903, 65
Harriet, above, 22 March 1912, 71

A89. Thomas SHELDON,
Of Norton Green, 28 Sept 1889, 75
Deborah, w, 15 August 1894, 74

A90. Harriett, w/o Joseph HODGKINSON,
Of Norton Green, 7 Sept 1895, 40
Joseph Burgess, s, who was killed at Loos, France,
10 Oct 1915, 24
Horace Rupert, h/o Maud SMITH, 31 Dec 1953, 56

A91. Lily, w/o William GOODWIN,
of The Flatts, Norton, 5 Nov 1896, 25
Henry JOHNSON, father of above, 14 Nov 1920, 80

A92. Jesse GOODWIN,
of The Flatts, Norton, 14 March 1897, 60
Jane, w, 7 July 1923, 85

A93. John TURNER, 28 April 1900, 52
Sarah Ann, relict, 28 Sept 1909, 55
Sarah Emily, d, 22 Sept 1888, 10months
of Norton-in-the-Moors
George, s, 30 May 1912, 31
Hannah, d, 1 May 1915, 33
Maria, d, 4 June 1955, 60

A94. Thomas SMITH,
of Norton Green, 8 May 1883, 52
Jane, d, 16 August 1869, 13
Sarah, d, 26 Nov 1882, 29
Jane, w, 29 March 1915, 80

A95. Barnett ROGERS, 9 Sept 1872, 14
Henry, father, 27 Dec 1903, 77
Elizabeth, w, 23 Nov 1905, 80

A96. Enoch MOUNTFORD,
Of Norton Green, 31 Oct 1863, 51
Joyce, w, of Norton Green, 25 August 1879, 67

A97. Jabez, h/o Sarah STEVENTON,
5 Chetwynd St, Smallthorne, 3 Dec 1914, 47
Jonas, s, 19 Nov 1900, 2yrs & 6 months
John Harold, s, 15 May 1917, 20
William Frederick, youngest s, 12 Dec 1922, 20

A98. Eliza, w/o Thomas STEVENTON,
Of Chell Heath, 7 April 1889, 68
Thomas, above, 4 Oct 1908, 78
George Henry, s, 6 Feb 1912, 51

A99. Eliza, w/o George PINNER,
Of Smallthorne, 13 Nov 1892, 39
Thomas Richard, s, 18 April 1878, 1yr & 8 months
George, above, 5 Oct 1899, 45

A100. Edward PINNER,
Of Smallthorne, 9 June 1875, 51
Harriet, w, 8 May 1881, 54

A101. Laura, d/o John & Mary CHALLINOR,
46 William Terrace, Fegg Hayes,
9 Nov 1902, 7yrs & 8 months
Maud Ethel, d, 28 August 1930, 40
John, above, 2 March 1934, 79
Mary, above, 7 April 1941, 81
John Thomas, s, & h/o Esther Hannah, 29 Sept 1961, 80

A102. John WEATHERBY,
Late of Shieldscroft, 1 April 1843, 64
Jesse, h/o Lilian S. TURNER,
Of Baddeley Green, 17 March 1937, 39
Margaret May, d, died Xmas Day 1932, 11 months
Some-day, sometime, we'll better understand
Frederick Charles, h/o Charlotte HOMER,
Of Baddeley Green, 7 May 1934, 69
Charlotte, above, 11 Feb 1938, 69
Frederick John, s/o late Frederick Charles & Charlotte HOMER,
29 October 1964, 74
Charlotte Elizabeth, d/o Charlotte & Frederick Charles HOMER,
10 July 1989, 79


Listed below are men who made the ultimate sacrifice for their county in WW1 and WW2. Unless stated, they are individual C.W.G.
A103. Pte 5051104, J BAKER, South Staffs Regt, 23 May 1942, 23
A104. 1st Class 1449150, Aircraftman, E.J. BONE, Royal Air Force, 21 Oct 1942, 36
A105. Drummer 4854598, G. CAWLEY, Leicestershire Regt, 26 April 1942
A106. Sapper 2157835, J.H. DAWSON, Royal Engineers, 3 Jan 1946, 29
Separate, at foot of Stone
A token of respect from the Men and Officers of 997 Docks, O.P.R. Cy, R.E.
A107. Sapper, 5039630 A. SHERRATT, 41st Anti-Aircraft Bn, R.E. 5 North Staffs Regt, 5 Dec 1939


The following MIs were kindly contributed by Derek Scragg, 9th March 2007. Entries supply name, date of death, and age. Abbreviations: w=wife; h=husband; s=son; d=daughter; &c.
B1. In Memory of Rebbeca ADAMS
Died June 8th 1839 aged 83 years
Mary ADAMS
Died Aug 20th 1843 aged 10 years
Charles ADAMS
Died August 27th 1844 aged 90
Stephen ADAMS
Died Dec. 18th? 1849 aged 62 years
Anna ADAMS
Died Oct 22nd 1877 aged 88 years

B2. Sacred to the Memory of
Charles John ADAMS of this Parish
Born 22nd Feb. 1874 died 3rd Sept. 1930

B3. Sacred in Memory of the Late James BULLOCK
of Burslem, who departed this life
Janry 12th 1854 Aged 32 Years
Afflicted by our loss, we lay thee here
In silent sorrow; e'en thy dust is dear;
for never wife shall weep nor child bend,
O'er kinder parent or more faithful friend.
also Joseph, son of James and Mary BULLOCK
died young, also of John BULLOCK
Son of the above who died
July 10th 1876 Aged 30 years
"Therefore be ye also ready for in such an
hour as ye think not the son of man cometh"

B4. In Memory of Hannah wife of John BIRCHENOUGH
of Stanley Field who departed this life
March 29th 1823 Aged 70 years.
"Farewell dear Mother Along fare well
For we shall meet no more till we are raised
with thee (Lord?) well on Zions happeyer shore"

B5. Jane daughter of John and Hannah BIRCHENOUGH
of Stanley Fields
who Died Feb 1? 1797 Aged 18 years
John BIRCHENOUGH Late of Stanley Fields
who departed this Life
No? ember 12 1825 aged 84 years
A brand plucked from the bur?ning"

B6. Sacred to the Memory of Sarah.
wife of Josiah BIRCHENOUGH late of
Stanley Fields in this Parish who departed
this life October 12. 1875 Aged 84 years.
also Sarah BIRCHENOUGH daughter of the above
of 97 North St Ball Green,
who died February 24. 1922 aged 87 years
"Peace Perfect Peace"

B7. In loving Memory of
Thomas COPE of Norton Green
who died Feb. 27th 1894 aged 69 years.
also Mary beloved wife of the above
who died Jan 20th 1891 aged 69 years.
"Thy will be done"
also Ann Eliza their beloved daughter
born Sept 21st 1852.
died Feb. 2 (or 8?th) 1853 (or 1858?)
also Elizabeth Emma born Feby 4th 1854
Joseph Thomas. born May 24th 1857
John born Nov. 2nd 1860.
their children who died in infancy. also
Edna COPE died April 4th 1912. aged 39 years
and William her beloved Husband
[this line unreadable from my photo]
aged 60 years.

B8. Sacred In the Memory of Thomas COPE
of Bunt Lane in this Parish
who died Oct (18. 1835?) aged (51?) years.
Wife most dear (pray?) be content
Children for me do not lament
for death must part (?layers most?)
and leave the dearest friends behind

B9. Sacred In Memory of Amy,
wife of George COPE of Milton, Millwright
who died December 17th 1821 aged 76 years
also the above George COPE
who died December 26th 1834 aged 82 years

Also Contributed
Amey, w/o George COPE,
Of Milton, (Millwright), 17 Dec 1821, 76
George, above, 26 Dec 1834, 82
[Alf Beard: 30 Sep 2005]

B10. Sacred to the Memory of Sarah, daughter of
Thomas and Lucy COPE of High Lane
who departed this life May 23rd 1834
Aged 3 years and 6 Months.
"Thou wast to good with us on earth to stay
And we not good enough to go thy way
farewell most dear since life is past
we hope in heaven to meet at last.
also Lucy wife of Thomas COPE who departed
this life October 26th 1836 aged 40 years,
also Thomas COPE Engineer of Norton Green
Husband of the above who departed
This life October 9th 1864 aged 65 years
Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord for
They shall rest from their Labour."

B11. Lieth the remains of Elizabeth
wife of John COPE Norton Green
who died April 14th 1802 aged 33 years
Alfo Elizabeth another daughter
died Sept (24?) (1808?) aged (9?) years.

B12. Sacred to the Memory of Kate
wife of George GOODWIN of Chell Heath,
who died August 12th 1855, Aged 22 years.
Kind Angels guard her sleeping dust.
Till Jesus comes to call the just;
Then may she awake with sweet surprise
And in her saviour's image rise.
also Thomas Holdcroft GOODWIN, Their Son,
who died Sept 17th 1856 Aged 13 mths.

B13. Large Tomb-Stone, 4 separate Inscriptions
Sacred to the Memory of Mary,
Widow and relict of Charles HALES Esq
late of Walton near Stone in this County
who died 19th Nov 1834 at Norton Green
aged 68 years.
~~~

In Memory of Miss Ann MEARE who died at Norton
Green on the 27th July 1818 aged 49 years
also
~~~

Mr William HALES brother of Charles HALES Esq
died at Norton Green the 9th March
1833 aged 86 years.
~~~

Eliza Sophia aged 6 weeks daughter
of George and Sophia LEIGH
died February 25th 1840.

B14. In Loving Memory of Charlotte beloved wife
of John HOLDCROFT of 92 Leek Rd Norton Green
who died Dec. 26. 1914 Aged 65 years
also Hannah beloved wife of George MOUNTFORD
who died Sept. 10. 1910. Aged 69 years
Thy will be Done
also the above John HOULDCROFT
who died Jan. 22. 1940. Aged 82 years.

B15. In Loving Memory of Hugh HOLDCROFT
of 159 Whitfield Rd Norton
Died April 25th 1937 aged 80 years
also Jane. his beloved wife
Died August 20th 1935. Aged 75 years
"Re-united"

B16. In Loving Memory of Ellin wife of
John HOULDCROFT of Norton Green
who died (???) 1805?
also the above (?nomenust?) John HOLDCROFT
who died March 4th 1868? Aged 72 years.

B17. In the Memory of the sons of
John & Jane HOLDCROFT of Brownedge
Alfred who died on the 19th March 1832
Aged 7 Months,
John who died on [?missing?] April 1835
aged 41 years.

B18. To the Memory of Elizabeth HOLDCROFT
who died December 30th 1835 aged 82 years
also Joseph HOLDCROFT
who died Feb 4th 1837 Aged 90 years.

B19. Thy will be done.
In Loving Memory of Mary Ellen beloved child
of Thomas & Mary (Emmie) HARGREAVES
of Whitfield Yard Norton
who died Nov. 15. 1917 aged 4 years
also Thomas Henry
beloved husband of the above Mary Emma
who died Jan. 12 1959, aged 85 years.
also Mary Emma HARGREAVES
beloved wife of the above
who died March 7. 1966 aged 87 years
Reunited.

B20. In Memory of the late
Samuel HARGREAVES, of Bu[rslem?]
who died (Sept? 8? 1842?) aged 4(9?) years
In the midst of life we are in death.
also Ellen HARGREAVES,
the beloved wife of the above
who died Dec 10 (186(?) aged 75 years.
[Epitaph not collected]

B21. In loving Memory of / William
beloved husband of / Mary Jane HOLDCROFT
of 3 South St. Ball Green /
died Jan 14th 1930, aged 60 years. /
also of the above Mary Jane HOLDCROFT
died June 20th 1948, aged 75 years.
Memories of L/Sgt John William (Billy)
GOODWIN late 5th North Staffs Regt
died Dec 12th 1917 aged 22 years.

Separate Stone, placed inside the Grave
also / Phoebe Elizabeth / SHUFFLEBOTHAM
devoted daughter of above /
reunited 29. Dec 1979, aged 81 years

B22. Sacred to the Memory of John Joseph
the beloved husband of
Elizabeth Gwendoline HOLDCROFT
of Viewfield, Norton-le-Moors
5.11.1884 - 21.10.1923 [5 Nov 1884 - 21 Oct 1923]
What I do thou knowest not now
but thou shall know hereafter.

B23. In Loving Memory of Sarah Jane the beloved
wife of Joseph HOLDCROFT of Norton
who died July 6th 1884 aged 63 years.
Joseph HOLDCROFT,
of Heath Fields near Smallthorne
who died October 12th 1897 aged 78 years.
We all do fade as a leaf

B24. In Loving Memory of Sidney Fred HOPWOOD
died 17th Feb. 1972 aged 76 years
also his dear wife Harriet Ellen
died 3rd Jan 1982 aged 85 years
and their beloved son Sidney Fred
died 13th April 1927 aged 7 years.

B25. [Very weathered, best I could make out]
(Sepulerum?) (Ciuieltai Et?)
Susanne HULME
of Bagnall Green (or Grange?)

B26. In Loving Memory of Spencer KENT
dearly loved husband of
Sarah Annie Kent BROWNSETT
of 61 Hill St Smallthorne
Died June 13. 1922 aged 43 years
also the above Sarah Annie Kent BROWNSETT
Died Sept 28. 1940 aged 60 years
"Reunited".

B27. In loving Memory of
James JOLLEY of 98 Botteslow St, Hanley
who died Feb 7th 1891 aged 51 years.
Peace Perfect Peace.
also Sarah Ann beloved wife of the above,
who died Sept. 11th 1907 aged 65 years.
Thy will be done.
also Albert Ernest, Grandson of the above &
beloved child of Ralph & Elizabeth JOLLEY
who died May 24th 1892 aged 3 years & 4 months.
suffer little children to come unto me

B28. [Inscription deteriorates from top to bottom]
Sacred to the Memory of Eliza. daughter of
John and Hannah JOLLEY. of Bideway? Hall.
who died April 24th 1849 aged (10?) years.
[could not read the epitaph from my photo]

B29. Sacred to the Memory of Hannah JOLLEY
wife of John JOLLEY of (Ridgeway?) Hall
who died April 22nd 1861 aged 67 years
[Headstone broken here]
John JOLLEY who departed this life
March 8th (???) aged (??) years.
[Broken/laid flat & overgrown headstone,
some dates/epitah unreadable from my photo]


B30. In loving Memory of
Reuben Alfred KENT of Smallthorne
who died Feb. 19. 1925 aged 68 years
also of Hannah, his wife
who died Feb. 2. 1911. aged 51 years.
also Elizabeth Tyson KENT their Daughter
who died Dec. 19. 1899 aged 19 years
also Hannah Harriet KENT their Daughter
who died Dec. 22. 1899 Aged 4 Years
"Until the day Break"

B31. In Loving Memory of Frederick William
The beloved husband of Annie MOUNTFORD
of the Rising Sun Hotel, Smallthorne
who died May 26th 1920 Aged 49 years
also of Ernest MOUNTFORD
Beloved husband of the above
Late of Ford Green Farm
who died Aug, 8th 1951 Aged 81 years
also the above Annie MOUNTFORD
who died May 22nd 1953 Aged 78 years
"Reunited"

B32. In Rememberance of
Elijah MAYER, of Norton-Green,
who died May 30. 1873, aged 39 years.
thy will be done.

B33. In Loving Memory of George MAYER
of The Royal Oak, Ball Green
who died May 26. 1905 aged 38 years.
"In the midst of life,we are in death"
also of Mary his wife who died
April 18. 1914, aged 47 years
"Until the day dawn".

B34. In Loving Memory of Hugh MAYER
of Black Bull Inn, Brindley Ford
who died Sept 21st 1902 aged 51 years
Thy will be done,
also Francis, beloved wife of the above named
who died February 4th 1908 aged 56 years
Peace Perfect Peace.
also Betsy Ellen dearly beloved wife of
Ernest Marsh PICKSTOCK, and daughter of
the above named Hugh and Francis MAYER
who died February 24th 1908 aged 28 years
"Peace Perfect Peace".

B35. [broken/split headstone]
In Loving Memory of Emily,
loved wife of John Thomas MAYER
who died (????) 18th 1941 aged 70 years.
"blessed are the pure in heart
for they shall see God".
also Bertram Noel their beloved son
died March 22nd 1949 aged 46 years.
also the above John Thomas
beloved husband of Lydia MAYER
died Dec 11th 1960 aged 88 years

B36. Sacred to the Memory of John MAYER
who died May 24th 1866 aged 72 years.
[difficult to read epitaph]
Honest industrious and sincere,
Ay?? thy husband and Father lieth here
Plate dealing? was his souls delight
till ??? from body lost its fight?
also Ann wife of the above who died
February 26 1862 aged 73 years.
[more epitaph - not readable from photo]

B37. In Loving Memory of Mary
beloved wife of John MAYER
of Peck Mill Forge, Norton,
who died July 12. 1904, aged 80 years.
to Memory ever dear.

B38. Sacred to the Memory of Elizabeth Ann,
beloved wife of Reginald G. MAYER
of "Newlands" Bemersley,
who died Jan. 3rd 1942 aged 39 years.
Not my will O'Lord, but thine be done.
also the above Reginald G. MAYER,
who died Jan. 18th 1952 aged 50 years.
Called to higher service.

B39. Sacred to the Memory of
George MOUNTFORD late of
Adams Croft in this Parish
who departed this life the
7th of August 1799 aged 79 years.
[Seems the stonemason had problems
with the "Croft" in this inscription!]
[Epitaph not collected]

B40. In Loving Memory of Harry the beloved husband
of Charlotte PRICE of Hayes Street Bradeley
who died Jan. 18. 1904 aged 25 years.
sleep on beloved, sleep and take thy rest,
lay down thy head upon thy saviours breast
we love thee well, but Jesus loves thee best
Good-Night! Good-Night! Good-Night!
also Charlotte beloved wife of
Joseph E.J.B. MACHIN,
died Aug. 4. 1944 aged 63 years.
Thy will be done.

B41. Treasured Memories of David
beloved son of Lilian RYLES.
who died 20th August 1956 aged 4 Months

B42. Sacred In Memory of James SARGEANT jun'r
of Green Farm Chell who departed this life
July 20th 1867 aged (19?) years.
Farewell dear one we tred the spot
where thy remains lie sleeping in the dust.
beloved in life not yet in death forgot
are? we to meet again do humbly trust

B43. In Loving Memory of Ellen
beloved wife of James SARGEANT,
of Stone House Baddeley Green
died July 1st 1938, aged 61 years
also the above James SARGEANT
died Nov. 15th 1939 aged 60 years
"At Rest"

B44. [crumbling inscription/parts missing]
In Loving Memory of John SARGEANT
? Judfield Farm
?ied July 30th 1881 ?ged 39 years
also ? Ann, relict of the above
?? October 30th 1892 aged 48 years.
"Gone but not forgotten"

B45. Sacred in Memory of
Samuel SARGEANT of Norton who departed this
life Dec 5th 1849 aged 46 years
Death was no terror or suprise to him, for his
lamp was trimmed and his light burning.

B46. In affectionate remembrance of
Aaron SARGEANT of Whitfield who died
January 8? 187[5?] aged 55 years.
Dangers stand thick through all the ground
to push us to the tomb and fearce diseases
wait around to hurry mortals home.
also Edna SARGEANT of Ball Green
who died April 25th 1896 [or 8?] (1898) aged 71 years
Thy will be done.

B47. [crumbling inscription, parts missing]
? Memory of Martha wife of
William STEEL late of Ball Edge who
departed this life the 9th of A ?????
aged 74 Y???

B48. [crumbling inscription, parts missing]
In Memory of Mary daughter
of Richard and ???? SARJEANT
who died Jan 2? ????? 31 years
here resteth th ?????? ins
of Richard SARJE??????
Woodhouse Lane ??????ish of
Norton who depa????????? Life
December 21st 1833 ??????years
The finner that by precio?????
has felt his sins forgiven
is from that? moment paft? from death
and ??????

B49. In Memory of Mary
Daughter of John and Mary SCRAGG
who died July 2. 1853; Aged 8 months
also of Eleanor Jane
who died August 19. 1863; Aged 6 years
also of Walter.
who died December 29. 1865; Aged 2 years
"The Lord gave, and the Lord hath
taken away".

B50. In Loving Memory of Annie Maud
Treasured wife of Thomas SCRAGG
of "Ancroft", Ball Green, Norton
who died July 15th 1933 Aged 53 years
also the above Thomas SCRAGG
who died July 2nd 1955 Aged 81 years.
"Peace at Last"

B51. Sacred to the Memory of Ellen, daughter of
Samuel & Ellen of SCRAGG of Catherines Field
who died Sept 11th 1788 Age 4 years 9 weeks
also James SCRAGG Son of the above who
died May 31st 1792 age 19 weeks
also Mary SCRAGG daughter of the above
who died Jany 1st 1829 aged 42 years
Sacred to the Memory of the aforsaid
Samuel SCRAGG who died
Feby 27th 1829 Aged 78 years.

B52. In Memory of Mary Ann Wife of
Samuel SCRAGG of Catherines Fields
who died June 4. 1853, Aged 50 years
also of the above named Samuel SCRAGG
who died October 28. 1865 Aged 68 years

B53. The body of Ellin Wife of
John SCRAGG of Dogcroft
was interr'd September 26th 1763 aged 43
"Mour not Husband & Children dear
?um not dead but sleeping here
My debt is paid my grave you fee
Stay but a while you'l follow me".

B54. In Loving Memory of
Samuel SCRAGG of Ball Green, Norton
who died June 21st 1898 Aged 61 Years
also of Fanny SCRAGG who died
September 17th 1867 Aged 35 years
also of Samuel beloved son of
the above Samuel and Ann SCRAGG
who died July 2nd 1905 Aged 35 years
also of Ann beloved wife
of above Samuel SCRAGG Senr
who died March 7th 1909 Age 69 years
"Rest in Peace".

B55. In Memory of Elizabeth SCRAGG
who fell asleep in Jesus
April 25th. 1864 Aged 15 years
Unfading let her Memory bloom
While rests her body in the tomb
Nor will the lord thy love distrust
That strews its garlands O'er dust
also Alfred KENT of Norton Green
who died May 4th 1887? Aged 78 years.

B56. Here Lieth the body of Elizabeth
Wife of William SCRAGG who departed
This life 5th May 1805 age 73

B57. In Loving Memory of William
beloved husband of Amelia TAYLOR
who passed away Jan 6th 1942 aged 67 years.
at rest. also the above Amelia TAYLOR
who died April 19th 1945 aged 69 years
life's race well run, life's work well done.

B58. Erected in Memory of Ann UNWIN,
who died Novr 17th 1836 aged 38 years.
also James UNWIN husband of the above
Late of Whitfield
who died April 26th 1850 aged 62 years.
also in Memory of Hugh UNWIN, son of
James and Ann UNWIN,
who died Octor 8th 1848. aged 32 years.

B59. In Memory of
the late John UNWIN of Norton Green
who died August 24th 1854 aged 34 years
His end was peace.

B60. Sacred in the Memory of
John UNWIN Late of Burslem
who died December 31st 1873 Aged 41 years
also of Mary, wife of the above
who died July 12th, 1875 Aged 52 years
also of Ann Jane, infant daughter of the above
who died Dec 13, 1864 Aged 4 Months
Our Parents dear are gone
and we are left the loss of them to mourn
But may we hope to meet again
With Christ before his Throne.

B61. In Loving Memory of Charles Henry the dearly
loved husband of Letitia Ann WILSHAW
of 101 Leek Rd Baddely Green
who died (9?)th March 1947 aged 51 years
until the Daybreak.

B62. To the beloved Memory of Sarah,
wife of Arthur WOOD of this Parish.
1876 - 1942
I heard the voice of Jesus say,
come unto me and rest.
also Arthur WOOD
1872 - 1956

B63. In Memory of Frederick William
Son of Peter & Emily WALKER of Norton
who died Feb. 9. 1867 Aged 13 Months
of such is the Kingdom of Heaven, also
Margaret Louise, Daughter of the above Died
December 12th 1877 Aged 2 years and 1 month
also Margaret MAYER, daughter of
William Emerson and Sarah Emily OULSNAM,
Grandaughter of the above
Died July 19th 1883, Aged 1 year and 4 months.
also Anne Beatrice daughter of
Peter & Emily WALKER late of Dro[i]twich.
Born April 12th 1873. Died Dec. 8. 1945
Cremated at Selly Oak Dec. 12. 1945
Gertrude Alice WALKER
died 13th May 1950 aged 79 years.

B64. In Loving Memory of
John BADDELEY of Ball Green
who died November 21. 1877 aged 59 years
also of Ann BADDELY beloved wife of the above
who died December 13. 1881 aged 61 years.
"So teach us to (?number?) our days that
we may apply our (?hearts unto wisdom?).
also William BADDELEY son of the above
who died Aug 25 1921 aged (63?) Years
"God (?ame?ls?) the souls will keep
giving his beloved sleep"

Also Contributed
John BADDELEY,
Of Ball Green, 21 Nov 1877, 59
Ann, w, 13 Dec 1881, 61
William, s, 25 August 1921, 68
[Alf Beard: 30 Sep 2005]

B65. In Loving Memory of
Samuel CHELL of Smallthorne
who died Jan 14. 1883 aged 42 years
In the midst of life we are in death.
also Lizzie Florence his daughter
who died Nov 25. 1879 aged 3 weeks.

Also Contributed
Samuel CHELL, of Smallthorne, 14 Jan 1883, 42
Lizzie Florence, d, 25 Nov 1879, 3 weeks
[Alf Beard: 30 Sep 2005]

B66. In Memory of the late Charlotte DEAN
of Ackers Wood Norton in the Moors.
who died June 14th 1874 aged 50 years
She's crowned and rob'd and blessed
To her the Palm is given.
On earth she panted for her rest
she's found it now in Heaven.

Also Contributed
Charlotte DEAN,
Of Ackers Wood, Norton-in-the-Moors,
14 June 1874, 50
[Alf Beard: 30 Sep 2005]

B67. In Loving Memory of
Thomas DOCKSEY of Mill Hayes
who died April 6 1895 Aged 70 years
Until the day break and the shadows
flee away sol: song 4.6.
also Ann wife of the above
who died March 12th 1898 (or 9?) Aged 73 years
"They rest from their labours"
also of William Norman SADLER Son of George
and Sarah SADLER & Grandson of the above
who fell fighting for his country in France
July 2nd 1916 And was buried in Fricourt Wood
Aged 27 years. "I have fought the good fight"
also Eliza Maria
Daughter of the above Thomas and Ann DOCKSEY
Died Nov. 16th 1933 Aged 73 years
"At Rest."

Also Contributed
Thomas DOCKSEY,
Of Mill Hayls, 6 April 1895, 70
Ann, w, 12 March 1899, 73
William Norman, s/o George & Sarah SADLER,
Grandson of above, who fell fighting for his
Country in France, 2 July 1916, and was buried
In Fricourt Wood, 27,
Eliza Maria, d/o Thomas & Ann DOCKSEY,
16 Nov 1933, 73
[Alf Beard: 30 Sep 2005]

B68. In loving Memory of Eliza the beloved wife
of George HOLDCROFT of Ball Green Norton
who died June 30th 1863 (or 1865). aged 44 years
also the above George HOLDCROFT
who died June 30th 1892 aged 75 years
"thy will be done"
also Jesse William CADD (or GADD?) (Stillborn)

Also Contributed
Eliza, w/o George HOLDCROFT,
Of Norton, 30 June (1665)
[as inscribed: should be 1865], 44
George, above, 30 June 1892, 75
Jesse William Gadd, Stillborn
[Alf Beard: 30 Sep 2005]

B69. In Loving Memory of
Edward Fisher KENT of Manchester,
born Nov. 26. 1852 died Dec. 18. 1888
Gone but not forgotten

Also Contributed
Edward Fisher KENT,
Of Manchester, 26 Nov 1852 - 18 Dec 1888
[Alf Beard: 30 Sep 2005]

B70. Sacred to the Memory of Joseph MAYER
of Downfield Bank in the Parish of
Norton in the Moores who died
July 25th 1845 aged 21 years
The Lord gave and the Lord hath taken away.
Blessed be the name of the Lord.
[Moores - is as the inscription]

Also Contributed
Joseph MAYER of Downfield, Bank,
Parish of Norton in the Moores,
25 July 1845, 21
[Auth: Norton in the Moores is inscribed]
[Alf Beard: 30 Sep 2005]

B71. In loving Memory of the late
Thomas MAYER of Smallthorne
who died Oct, 12. 1880 aged 46 years
also of Mary wife of the above
who died Aug. 15 1886 aged 49 years
also Gladys their Granddaughter
who died in Infancy

Also Contributed
Thomas MAYER of Smallthorne,
12 Oct 1880, 46
Mary, w, 15 Aug 1886, 49
Gladys, granddaughter, died in infancy
[Alf Beard: 30 Sep 2005]

B72. Sacred in Memory of the late
John SCRAGG of Norton who departed this life
July 14th 1847 Aged 59 Years
In friendship steady in his dealings just
His only study was to discharge his trust
He lived respected and lamented died
Punctual thy was his only pride.
also of the late Hannah SCRAGG
relict of the above who departed this life
April 14th 1869 In her 70th year
She sleeps in Jesus.
also Edna their daughter
who died Aug 30th 1907 aged 74 years
also Samuel and Ellen died young
Peace Perfect Peace.

Also Contributed
John SCRAGG of Norton, 14 July 1847, 59
Hannah, relict of above, 14 April 1869, 70
[Alf Beard: 30 Sep 2005]

B73. Sacred to the Memory of
John SCRAGG Late of Smallthorne
who died December 22. 1874 Aged 75 years
He giveth his beloved sleep.
also Sarah Relict of the above
who died February the 14th 1885 Aged 70 years
also Emily their Daughter
Wife of Peter WALKER of Endon
who died January 5th 1907 Aged 73 years
also the above Peter WALKER
who died October 17th 1917 Aged 85 years

Also Contributed
John SCRAGG, Late of Smallthorne,
22 Dec 1874, 75
Sarah, relict, 14 Feb 1883, 70
Emily, d, & w/o Peter WALKER,
Of Endon, 5 Jan 1907, 73
Peter WALKER, 17 Oct 1917, 85
[Alf Beard: 30 Sep 2005]

B74. In Memory of Phoebe, wife of
James UNWIN of Bradley Farm
who died June 10th 1871 aged 36 years
also of the above named James UNWIN
who died October 22nd 1872 aged 34 years
also of William James son of the above
who died April 21. 1867 aged 3 years.
and Hugh, son of the above
who died Dec 22nd 1869 aged 3 weeks.
"In the midst of life we are in death".

Also Contributed
Phobe, w/o James UNWIN,
Of Bradley Farm, 10 June 1871, 36
James, 22 Oct 1872, 34
William James, s, 21 April 1867, 3½ yrs
High, s, 22 Dec 1869, 3 weeks
[Alf Beard: 30 Sep 2005]

B75. In Loving Memory of
Samuel UNWIN of The Flats Norton
who died February 27th 1828 aged 39 years
also Mary. wife of the above
who died December 25th 1865 aged 71 years.
blessed are the dead which die in the Lord.
beloved children of George and Mary HORLESTON,
Oxford near Chell, Sarah Ann died
August 19th 1888 aged 2 years and 2 months
also Mary Jane, died
May 2nd 189(3?) aged 3 years and 11 months.
The angel took my flowers away,
then why should I repine,
that Jesus in his bosom wears
the flowers that once were mine.

Also Contributed
Samuel UNWIN,
of The Flats, Norton, 27 Feb 1828, 39
Mary, wife of above, 25 Dec 1865, 71
Also beloved children of
George & Mary HORLESTON,
Of Oxford Road, Chell
Sarah Ann, 19 August 1888,
2yrs and 2 months
Mary Jane, 2 May 1893,
3yrs & 11 months
[Alf Beard: 30 Sep 2005]

B76. In Memory of the late
Samuel UNWIN of Norton
who died January 30 1875 aged 47 years

Also Contributed
Samuel UNWIN, of Norton, 30 Jan 1875, 47
[Alf Beard: 30 Sep 2005]

B77. Sacred to the Memory Ellen Daughter of
John and Ann WOOD of Out Clough Farm
who died August 8. 1858 Aged 6 days
also John son of the above
who died May 6. 1859 Aged 5 years
"Suffer little children to come unto me
and forbid them not".
also Mary Ann WOOD
Died Sep. 10. 1867 Aged 21 years
also of John WOOD
who died April 10th. 1873 Aged 58 years
also Ann WOOD
who died Jan. 17. 1893 (or 1895?) Aged 70 years

Also Contributed
Ellen, d/o John & Ann WOOD,
of Out Clough Farm, 8 August 1858, 6days
John, above, 6 May 1859, 5yrs
Mary Ann WOOD, 10 Sept 1867, 21
John WOOD, 10 April 1873, 58
Ann WOOD, 17 Jan 1893, 70
[Alf Beard: 30 Sep 2005]

B78. In Loving Memory of Enoch WOOD
of Norton in the Moors.
born Dec. 1st 1825, died June 23rd 1896
also Jane his beloved wife
born Dec 30th 1835 died Dec 25th 1909.
also John their beloved son
born Sept 2nd 1868 died Feb 21st 1900.
also Thomas Edward. Mary Jane & Henry Ernest,
their beloved children who died in Infancy
"Peace Perfect Peace".

Also Contributed
Enoch WOOD, of Norton-in-the-Moors,
1 Dec 1825 - 23 June 1896
Jane, w, 30 Dec 1835 - 25 Dec 1909
John, s, 2 Sept 1869 - 21 Feb 1900
Thomas Edward, Mary Jane & Henry Ernest,
Their children died in infancy
[Alf Beard: 30 Sep 2005]

B79. In Memory of Elizabeth, wife of
William YARDLEY of Smallthorne.
who departed this life on Saturday
August 31st 1861. aged 25 years.
and was interred at Norton on
Tuesday, September 3rd
the Lord gave and the Lord hath taken away
blessed be the name of the Lord.
also the late William YARDLEY of Bucknall.
who died October 28. 1884 aged 52 years
In the midst of life we are in death.

Also Contributed
Elizabeth, w/o William YARDLEY,
Of Smallthorne, who died
Saturday 31 August 1861, 25
And was interred at Norton
on Tuesday 3rd September
William, above, 28 Oct 1884, 52
[Alf Beard: 30 Sep 2005]


The following MIs were kindly contributed by Derek Scragg, 25th September 2009.
C1. In / loving memory of /
Henry BADDELEY /
of 27 Moorland View, Fegg Hayes, /
who died March 3. 1924 /
aged 77 years. /
until the day break. / also Elizabeth /
beloved wife of the above /
who died March 1. 1929? aged 80 years. /
at rest.

C2. In loving memory of /
William Bertram, /
beloved husband of Matilda BARLOW /
died 18th Nov. 1960, aged 61 years. /
also Ernest their beloved son /
died 7th July 1955, aged 30 years. /
also Frederick William /
their beloved son died in infancy. /
at rest

C3. In / loving memory /
of / our dear parents /
William Henry / COPESTAKE, /
at rest Oct. 23rd 1924 /
aged 43 years. /
also Sarah Alice /
his dearly loved wife /
at rest Sept 1st 1973 /
aged 92 years. /
late of Fegg Hayes / reunited.

C4. In / loving memory of /
Louie, /
the beloved daughter of /
Joshua & Martha CUNLIFFE, /
of 43 Chell Heath, /
who died 31st Aug, 1932, aged 18 years. /
"after suffering she sleeps". /
also the above /
Martha A. CUNLIFFE, /
who died 16th July 1942 aged 58 years. /
also her beloved husband /
Joshua CUNLIFFE, /
who died 22nd Feb. 1951, aged 68 years. /
reunited.

C5. In / loving memory of / Mary Jane, /
beloved wife of / Edward LOWE, /
of Victoria Street Smallthorne. /
died Feb. 21. 1929, aged 71 years /
also the above Edward LOWE, /
died July 1. 1933, in his 80th year. /
also Flory, / their beloved daughter /
died Jan. 24. 1960, aged 76 years. /
reunited.

C6. In loving memory of /
Thomas Henry / PEACH /
who died 5th May 1929 /
aged 56 years /
also his dearly loved wife /
Catherine /
who died 13th June 1969 /
aged 87 years /
and their beloved son /
Harry Lawrence / PEACH /
who died 17th October 1959 /
aged 43 years /
also Dorothy Kate= / MOUNTFORD /
a loving daughter /
who died 4th January 1993 /
aged 74 years. /
forever in our thoughts.

C7. In loving memory of /
my dear parents /
Gertrude, beloved wife of /
Samuel STUBBS. /
daughter of W. & M. CUNLIFFE /
of Cornhill. /
died Sep. 25. 1931, aged 33 years. /
also the above Samuel STUBBS. /
died Sep. 29. 1931, aged 34 years.

C8. In loving memory of /
Edith, the beloved wife of John Thomas BATE, /
of 37 Church St. Smallthorne. /
born 13. April 1878. died 15. November 1933 /
also of John Thomas, the beloved husband of /
Ethel May BATE /
born 5th September 1883, died 26th January 1940.

C9. In loving memory of / Eliza /
beloved wife of / James BOWER. /
died Dec. 26. 1947, / aged 82 years. /
also James / her beloved husband /
died Nov. 28. 1948, / aged 71 years. /
also Thomas BRINDLEY /
died July 1935 / aged 65 years.

In loving memory of /
a dear husband & father /
Francis BROWN. /
of 10 Berresford St. Bradeley. /
died Aug. 20th 1940, aged 67 years. /
at rest. / also Dorcas his beloved wife. /
died Nov. 19th 1945. aged 68 years. /
reunited.

C10. [parts soil covered diff. to read /
errors expected]

Charles CHADWICK, her beloved brother /
died May 20. 1936, aged 66 years. /
also James? MAYER their ? [soil covered] /
died Oct 27. 1965, aged 65 Years. /
also Annie Gertrude MAYER /
died Jan 20. 1937. aged 68 years. /
"at rest". /
?? beloved husband of Minnie MAYER /
of 3 Mayer St Norton Green /
died May 14. 1935, aged 71 years.

C11. In loving memory of / Mary Ann, /
the beloved wife of Thomas COOKE, /
of Fegg Hayes. /
who passed away 5th May 1935, /
aged 62 years. /
also Thomas COOKE, /
her beloved husband /
who passed away 24th Nov. 1955, /
aged 80 years. /
reunited. / "at rest". /

C12. In / loving memory of /
Nancy LOMAS /
loving wife of John /
and mum of Anthony /
who fell asleep / 30th Jan. 1994. /
God be with you / till we meet again /
also their beloved daughter Elsie
beloved wife of John HOLDCROFT /
died 9th May 1962, aged 63 years. at rest. /
also their beloved daughter Ellen
beloved wife of John William STUBBS /
died 8th Novr 1967, aged 62? o' rest in the Lord. /
also John William
beloved husband of the late Ellen STUBBS. /
died 19th November 1970 aged 64 years. reunited /
"in Gods keeping".

C13. In loving memory of /
my dear husband / William Albert DAVIES /
late of Mount Pleasant, Norton /
who died 31st August 1934 / aged 62 years. /
"until the day break".

C14. In loving memory / of / Rowland GOODALL /
dear husband of Ada /
died June 20th 1940, aged 74 years. /
also William HAUGHTON. /
dearly loved husband of Ada /
died April 11th 1968 aged 60 years. /
also Ada HAUGHTON. /
died March 8th 1981 aged 86 years /
together in Gods keeping /
"in heavenly love abiding".

C15. In loving memory of / Gertrude Ellen /
treasured wife of / Frederick J. GREAVES, /
of Ball Green, Norton. /
who died March 27th 1934 / aged 49 years. /
also the above / Frederick J. GREAVES, /
her beloved husband /
reunited 1st March 1961 aged 75 years /
peace perfect peace.

C16. In loving memory of / William HARVEY /
late of Firtree Farm, Whitfield /
who died July 9th 1934 / aged 70 years. /
also Sarah Ann, wife of the above /
who died Aug. 26th 1934 / aged 74 years /
"they rest from their labours". /
also Annie P.M. beloved wife of /
George L. HARVEY, /
died Feb. 25th 1945, / in her 52nd year. /
also the above George L. HARVEY, /
died Jan. 24th 1957, / aged 69 years.

C17. In memory / of / William Dean HAUGHTON /
and / Sarah Hannah /
parents of the late /
William HAUGHTON.

C18. In loving memory of /
Patricia Ann, (Pat) dearly loved baby of /
Dan & Ann HOLDCROFT, /
fell asleep April 30th 1935, aged 3 months. /
also the above Dan HOLDCROFT /
died Feb 27th 1977 aged 77 years /
also the above Anne HOLDCROFT /
died Dec 28th 1994 aged 84 years /
dearly loved parents of /
James Anthony HOLDCROFT.

C19. [broken stone / lettering diff to read]
in affectionate remembrance /
of / Elsie, / dearly beloved wife of /
George Allan HOPE /
of 8 Highfield Av. Burslem, /
at rest Dec 3rd [1939?] / aged 50 years. /
Ho?? ? ?ast / also the above / George Allan /
died June 27th 1968, /
sleeping.

C20. In loving memory of /
the dear children of /
Wallis & Florence JEPSON. /
Muriel, died May 4. 194? aged 22 years /
also Mavis, died May 7. 1949, aged 19 years. /
also Freda, died Feb. 19. 1950, aged 25 years. /
also Lilian & Roy, who died in infancy /
in heavenly love abiding.

C21. In / loving memory of /
Clara JOHNSON / 1869 - 1940. /
sub cruce salus

C22. In loving memory of /
Andrew, beloved husband of Betsy KIRKHAM, /
of "The Rocks", Milton. /
died April 6. 1935, aged 90 years, /
"at rest". /
also the above Betsy KIRKHAM, /
died July 9. 1940, aged 85 years. /
re-united.

C23. In / loving memory of /
our dear parents / Annie LANCETT /
died December 21st 1934 / aged 40 years. /
John William LANCETT /
died September 30th 1975 / aged 83 years. /
Dorothy / their dear daughter, /
died October 1934 / aged 1 years

C24. In / loving memory of /
John Joseph / MOSEDALE, /
died 11th April 1934, / aged 50 years. /
also his beloved wife, / Alice, /
died 27th April 1964, / aged 74 years. /
also their son Eric, / aged 74 years. /
1920 - 1994 /
Roy, / younger son of the above /
at rest 16th December 2004, / aged 80 years.

C25. Cornelius MOUNTFORD of Smallthorne
died July 26th 1953 aged 91 years. /
also Harriet his beloved wife,
died Oct 4th 1936, aged 80 years. /
also Harriet, their dear daughter,
died June 19th? 1953? aged 69 years.

C26. In loving memory of / Mary Ellen /
beloved wife of / Harry MOUNTFORD /
"Hillcrest" Chell Green Avenue, Chell. /
died July 25th 1935, aged 67 years. /
"thy will be done". /
also the above / Harry MOUNTFORD /
died Dec. 24th 1960, aged 87 years.

C27. Of the dear memory of / William /
the beloved husband of /
Sarah Ann MOUNTFORD /
of 34 Buxton St Sneyd Green /
who died Dec 1st 1943 / aged 73 years. /
resting. / also of the above /
Sarah Ann MOUNTFORD /
who died March 7th 1949, / aged 77 years. /
re-united.

C28. Sweet memories of / Joan /
treasured daughter of /
William & Florence / RATCLIFF, /
of Penrhyn Avenue, Burslem. /
died 7th July 1935, aged 14 years. /
"crowned in heaven". /
also the above William, /
born 13th July 1893, died 11th April 1963? /
a dearly loved and devoted /
husband and father. /
also Florence Martha / RATCLIFF, /
dear wife & mother of the above /
died 15th April 1982 aged 86 years. /
reunited

C29. In loving memory of /
Walter, the dearly beloved husband of /
Kathleen RICHARDS, 2 North East View, Smallthorne /
who died by accident May 26. 1933, aged 25 years. /
In the midst of life we are in death. /
worthy of everlasting love.

C30. In loving memory of / Charles SHELLEY, /
"The Haven", Chell St. Hanley /
who died Dec 6th 1936 / aged 68 years. /
"in Gods keeping". /
also Eliza SHELLEY, / wife of the above /
who died Oct. 5th 1955 / aged 82 years. /
R.I.P
{Stonemasons mark: - A. COTTRELL Biddulph}

C31. In loving memory of /
Hendon, beloved son of Jacob & Annie SHERRATT. /
23 Oldfield, Norton. /
who passed away May 8th 1935, aged 25 years. /
gone but not forgotten /
also the above Jacob SHERRATT, /
died May 5. 1939, aged 57 years. /
thy will be done /
also the above Annie SHERRATT, /
died Oct 2. 1938 / aged 76 years. /
separate stone inscribed . . .
a token of respect / of / Hendon SHERRATT. /
from the / Officials & Workmates /
Hesketh Pit, / Whitfield Colliery
{Stonemasons mark: - ROYALS}

C32. In loving memory of /
Sarah dearly beloved wife of the late
Jabez STEVENTON of 5 Chetwynd St, Smallthorne, /
died May 28th 1933 aged 66 years.

C33. In loving memory of / Ethel Jane /
beloved wife of / Percy Docksey SWIFT /
died 14th May 1966 / aged 79 years /
also Percy / her devoted husband /
died 2nd August 1987 / aged 104 years /
and their dear son / Albert /
died 25th August 1934 / aged 14 years /
also their dear son / Daniel /
died 13th December 1975 / aged 66 years /
abide with me

C34. Richard / beloved husband of /
Susannah TURNER, /
died Nov. 8. 1938, / aged 57 years. /
until we meet.

C35. In loving memory / of /
my dear parents / Selina WHISTON, /
died Feb 12th 1941, aged 72 years. /
also John WHISTON, /
died Nov. 6th 1942, aged 81 years /
"forever remembered by Ada".

C36. [displaced stones /
some inscriptions might be hidden?]

in loving memory of /
Enoch beloved husband of Hannah E. YARDLEY, /
5 South St Bradeley. /
died March 11. 1940 aged 73 years. /
also Hannah Eliza his wife /
died July 5. 1946, aged 74 years. /
reunited

C37. [broken headstone]
in loving memory of / Sarah /
the beloved wife of /
John William BERRISFORD /
of Inypen? [missing] ?all Farm Biddulph /
who died [missing] ?il 12. 1932, /
aged 75? years. / at rest. /
also the above / John William BERRISFORD /
who died Dec 27. 1938 / aged 72 years. /
{Stonemasons mark: - COTTRELL & Son}

C38. In loving memory of /
Samuel beloved husband of Ethel BLACKHURST /
of 18 William Terrace Fegg Hayes. /
who died April 2. 1929, aged 41 years. /
until the day dawns, and the shadows flee away. /
also the above / Ethel BLACKHURST /
who died June 25, 1940, aged 54 years.

C39. In loving memory of / Edna, /
the beloved wife of / Thomas BOOTH, /
of Fields Farm, Pipe Gate, Salop. /
who died May 13th 1931, aged 62 years. /
"at rest".
{Stonemasons mark: - W & R MELLOR Ltd}

C40. In loving memory of / Ethel Mary, /
beloved wife of / Norman BUCKLEY. /
who died 7th December 1949, / aged 29 years. /
also Nellie TOMKINSON nee FOX /
beloved wife of / George TOMKINSON /
of 128 Park Rd Burslem /
who died 26th December 1932 / aged 32 years. /
also George TOMKINSON /
beloved husband of the above Nellie /
who died 8th Jan 1959 aged 64 years.

C41. In loving memory of / Ethel, /
beloved daughter of the late /
George Henry & Lucy Emily CHADWICK, /
of 7 Church St. Brindley Ford. /
who died 10th Oct. 1932 / aged 38 years. /
"until the day break".
{Stonemasons mark: - W & R MELLOR Ltd}

C42. In treasured memory of /
Harry Albert, dearly loved son of /
Harry R. & Gladys M. CROSBY, /
who died 30th Nov. 1933 /
aged 5? years.

C43. [displaced stones / epitaph obscured from view - writing that could be viewed . . .]
in loving memory of / Eliza Ann /
and of their daughter / Edith DILLON /
beloved wife of Dennis DILLON /
{Stonemasons mark: - W & R MELLOR Ltd Burslem}

C44. In loving memory of / John DOCKSEY, /
died Dec. 5th 1932, / aged 75 years. /
also / Eliza Smith DOCKSEY, / his beloved wife. /
died July 11th 1942, / aged 84 years. /
re-united.
{Stonemasons mark: - G.O. BURT. Newcastle}

C45. In loving memory of / Ernest Aaron /
beloved husband of / Alice HOLDCROFT /
Berrisford St. Smallthorne /
who died Jan. 4th 1926 / aged 39 years. /
worthy of everlasting love.

C46. [heavily overgrown, could only read . . .]
in loving memory of /
John James beloved husband of /
Emma Ann HOLDCROFT /
?? / also Emma Ann ??

C47. [faded lettering / possible errors]
in loving memory of / Daniel /
beloved husband of /
Mariam Hannah KNIGHT /
of [Leek?] Rd [Norton Green?] /
died May 25. 1933? aged 70? years. /
"sorrow vanquished, labour ended, Jordan past" /
also the above Mariam KNIGHT /
died Aug 24? 1939? aged 76 years /
re-united.

C48. In Sacred memory of / Marjorie, /
beloved daughter of /
Lucy & William LAWTON /
of 114 Leek Rd, Norton Green, /
died 14th October 1933, /
aged 6 years & 4 months.

C49. In loving memory of / Eliza /
the dearly beloved wife of /
John MACHIN / of Norton Green /
died May 9th 1934, /
not goodbye but goodnight /
until we meet again. /
also the above John MACHIN /
died Nov 24th 1946, aged 75 years. /
until the day break and the shadows flee away.

C50. In loving memory of / Clara Elizabeth, /
the beloved wife of / Francis Daniel MORRIS, /
of Grasmere Terrace, Burslem. /
who died 31st March 1932, aged 59 years. /
also John Morris WORTHY /
grandson of the above and son of /
Harry & Elizabeth Rose WORTHY, of Duke Bank. /
who died 27th Dec. 1945, aged 5 years. /
also Francis Daniel MORRIS, /
who died 1st Feb. 1951, aged 73 years. /
"at rest".

C51. In loving memory of /
Ellen the beloved wife of /
James NOBLET, /
of Holden Lane Farm, Sneyd Green, /
who died June 28th 1926 /
aged 35 years.

C52. In loving memory of / Frank RHODES, /
of 1 Heath St. Smallthorne, /
who departed this life March. 22. 1926 /
aged 34 years. at rest. /
also Hannah, dearly beloved wife of /
James S. CONDLYFFE /
who departed this life Oct. 2. 1927 /
aged 38 years. /
not good night but in the better land good morning. /
also Mary E. CONDLYFFE, /
died May 15 1941 aged 41 years.

C53. In loving memory of / Jane, /
beloved wife of / Aaron SARGEANT, /
Royal Oak, Ball Green. /
died Feb, 22. 1926, / aged 62 years. /
also Frederick Thomas / son of the above /
died July 30. 1927, aged 43 years. /
"at rest". / also Aaron SARGEANT, /
died June 19. 1939, aged 73 years. /
"reunited".

C54. In loving memory of / Arthur, /
dearly loved husband of / Lily WASHINGTON, /
92? Leek Rd Norton Green, /
died Jan. 4. 1942, aged 60 years. /
also his beloved wife / Lily WASHINGTON /
died May 11. 1962, aged 78 years. /
reunited. /
also dear sons George & Arthur.

C55. In affectionate remembrance / of / Emma WEST, /
of Bank House, Bemersley, Stoke.on.Trent. /
who died Jan. 10th. 1932, / aged 100 years. /
Vase base reads . . .
sweet memories of / Mother, /
from father & family.

C56. Sacred to the memory of / Albert George, /
beloved husband of / Eliza Ann WRIGHT, /
13 New St. Ball Green, /
who departed this life May 5. 1932? /
aged 58 years. /
blessed is the memory of the just. /
also his beloved wife /
Eliza Ann WRIGHT, /
who departed this life Nov. 21. 19?? /
aged 83 years. / reunited.

C57. Ich Dien / North Stafford /
5039630 Sapper / A. SHERRATT /
41st Anti-Aircraft bn. R.E. /
(5th North Staffs. Reg.) /
5th December 1939
[see also War Graves above]


The following MIs were kindly contributed by Derek Scragg, 22nd October 2009.
D1. In Loving Memory of Arthur William /
Beloved husband of Harriet E. ADAMS /
of Bunts Lane Stockton Brook /
who died March 19 1925 aged 52 years /
"Rest in the Lord"

D2. In / loving memory / of /
Henry BADDELEY / of Brockley House /
who died Oct. 15th 1899, / aged 61 years. /
"peace perfect peace". /
erected by his sorrowing? widow?

D3. In / loving / memory of / Anson /
beloved son of /
John & Annie BARBER /
of 25 Cornhill Norton, /
died 12th April 1914, / aged 13 years. /
also the above / John BARBER, /
died 1st Feb. 1938 / aged 60 years.

D4. To the memory of /
Richard BRASSINGTON late of /
Downfieldside in this parish ?? /
was inter'd 3rd of May 17(90?) /
aged 72 years. /
also Elizabeth wife of /
the above mentioned Richard /
BRASSINGTON died the 4th ?? /
???? 1793 aged 72 years.

D5. In / loving memory of / George BRINDLEY /
died 11th Nov 1943 aged 48 years /
also his dearly loved wife / Nellie /
died 23rd Dec 1974 aged 78 years /
also their daughter Mavis /
died 10th Nov 1935 aged 18 months /
worthy of everlasting love

D6. In loving memory of / Hannah /
the beloved wife of / Ralph BROOKS, /
of Victoria St, Baddely Green /
who died Jan. 11th 1915. /
aged 56 years. / "thy will be done". /
also the above / Ralph BROOKS, /
who died Dec. 22nd 1921 / aged 68 years. /
at rest. / also Mary Ann, /
beloved wife of the late / Aaron BOULTON /
daughter of the above /
who died Oct. 6th 1950, / aged 71 years /
peace perfect peace. / also James BROOKES, /
who died Jan. 25th 1994, /
aged 85 years. / reunited.
{Stonemasons mark: - A. COTTRELL}

D7. "until / the day dawn" /
in / loving memory / of / Arthur, /
the beloved husband of /
Ellen COOKE / of Whitfield, /
who died Jan 28th 1914, / aged 71 years. /
also Ellen, / his beloved wife. /
who died Dec 14th 1931, / aged 86 years.

D8. In loving memory / of / Annie, /
the beloved wife of / Zadok COOPER, /
of South St. Bradeley, /
who died May 24th 1897, / aged 25 years. /
we have to mourn the loss of one /
we did our best to save, /
beloved on earth regretted gone; /
remembered in the grave. /
also of the above / Zadok COOPER, /
who died June 8th 1949, / aged 80 years. /
interred at Elkstone / Churchyard. /
also Irene (Renie) / beloved wife of /
John COOPER / of High St, Norton, /
who died Dec 31st 1944, / aged 35 years. /
"thy will be done".

D9. In loving memory of /
Jabez Harry beloved husband of /
Lily Glover FURNIVAL /
died Jan. 30. 1942, aged 59 years. /
rest in peace.

D10. Here / lieth the remains of, /
Mary wife of, / Richard HARVEY, /
of Ridgway in this parish, /
who departed this life Dec 23rd 1825 /
aged 44 years. /
in faith and love she looked above /
when earthly joys had flown: /
and sought her God beneath the rod /
in Jesus name alone. /
also Richard HARVEY, /
died Jan. 2. 1858 / aged 91 years. /
also two children issue of the above /
who died young.
{Stonemasons mark: - J. CLEWS? & Co?}

D11. Here / lieth the remains of, /
William HARVEY, /
of Barns Hays Wood in this parish /
who departed this life Novr 18th 1804 /
aged 75 years. /
also Sarah wife of the above /
who departed this life Feby 19th 1815. /
aged 75 years. /
let angels guard this sleeping dust, /
then Christ shall come to raise the just, /
then may we wake, with sweet surprise, /
and in our saviours image rise.

D12. Sacred / to the memory of /
John HAYWOOD, / of Norton Green, /
who departed this life March 25th 1842 /
aged 31 years. /
a kind and tender husband here is laid /
no ill [eroded] /
farewell dear (eroded) ?y said; /
we hope in heaven?(eroded)?? life is ?? /
? [eroded]

D13. Vase reads
In memory of George HEWITT

D14. In loving memory of Samuel HOLDCROFT
of 60 Leek Rd Norton Green
died Sep. 25. 1927 aged 66 years. /
also D.T. TURNER, /
died 18th Aug. 1953, aged 74 years. /
also Sarah Ellen , his beloved wife died
4th March 1958, aged 92 years.

D15. In loving memory of / Richard /
beloved husband of / Mary Hannah HOWE, /
of 10 Primitive St. Smallthorne /
died March 12th 1921 aged 66 years. /
also / Mary Hannah HOWE, /
died Nov 5th 1945, aged 84 years.

D16. In loving memory / of /
Joseph HODGKINSON / of Cornhill /
who died Aug. 17. 1919 / aged 65 years. /
also Joseph Burgess / son of the above /
who was killed at Loos, France /
Oct. 13.1915, aged 24 years. /
also Lucy, wife of the above /
who died March 22. 1917, / aged 52 years. /
at rest.

D17. To the memory of / Elizabeth HULME, /
of Norton, /
who died July 15th 1881, / aged 73 years, /
in the midst of life we are in death. /
also the late /
James HULME, husband of the above /
who died May 15th 1885. / aged 72 years.

D18. [faint & missing lettering / errors expected]
In loving memory of /
our dear mother / Leah HULME /
who ?as?e y 17th? March 1937? /
aged 65 years. /
always? remembered? [missing] ?hter /
El?ie ?? sons Te?? ?nd Greg /
duty nobly done
{Stonemasons mark: - B. & D.I.C. Soc.}

D19. To the / memory of Mary wife of /
Nathan JACKSON late of Stone House /
in this parish who departed this life /
April 8th 1823 in the 65 year of her age.

D20. Sacred / to the memory / of Elizabeth, /
[next eroded / errors expected]
wife of ??N KIRK? of ?? /
who departed this life Jan ?? /
[eroded] ? 78? / ?? grief and Pa?

D21. Sacred / to the memory of /
Mary wife of Thomas KIRK who /
died Sepr 15th 1843 aged 55 years. /
also / Thomas KIRK son of the /
above who departed this life
[next section eroded / not readable]

D22. Cherished memories of /
our dear mother / Maggie LOVATT /
Cockshead Villar Norton-Le-Moors /
who fell asleep Oct 28th 1953 /
aged 70 years.
in heavenly love abiding

D23. In loving memory of / Aaron MAYDEW. /
of 17 Ridgway Cottages, Norton, /
who died Jan. 6th 1916, / aged 82 years. /
also Harriet, wife of the above /
who died Sep. 6th 1917 aged 76 years. /
their end was peace.

D24. In loving memory of /
my dear husband / Thomas Lawrence MELLOR, /
of 127 Leek Road, Norton Green. /
who died 10th September 1952, / aged 65 years. /
also of / Alice MELLOR , his beloved wife /
who died 1st February 1955, / aged 67 years. /
loves last gift, remembrance. /
memories are treasures no one can steal.

D25. In loving memory of / Thomas George,
beloved husband of Annie Maria PRITCHARD,
4 Flatts Rd Norton. /
died Sep 21. 1933. aged 68 years. /
also Annie Maria, his beloved wife /
died Oct 26 1934, aged 62? years.

D26. In loving memory of / Albert James, /
beloved husband of / Mary Alice RYLES, /
of Bank House, Norton /
died Dec 15th 1923, aged 58 years. /
"Father in thy gracious keeping /
leave we now our loved one sleeping". /
also the aforenamed / Mary Alice RYLES, /
died Jan 28th 1927 / aged 67 years.
{Stonemasons mark: - W & R MELLOR Ltd Burslem}

D27. In loving memory of Thomas SHERRATT.
of Whitfield Rd Norton. /
who fell asleep Feb. 4th 1930 aged 57 years. /
also Josephine, his beloved wife,
died June 6th 1956, aged 78 years. /
until the day break.

D28. In loving memory of /
my dear son / Colin SLACK, /
died 24th June 1955, /
aged 20 years. /
always in our thoughts.

D29. Loving memories of /
our devoted mother and gran /
Sarah Alice SLACK /
died 15th Feb 1985 / aged 90 years /
reunited with dad / Arthur SLACK /
died 18th March 1953 / aged 66 years.

D30. Time and / death shall / be no more. /
Free Masons Arms /
to the memory / of John STANSFIELD late /
of Balledge in this /
parish who died 1 of /
August 1816 aged (*45 / 54?) / years. /
[*Stonemason overlaid 2 ages atop of one another]
time was stood as thou dost now to view the dead as /
thou dost me in time thou'l? lie as low as I and others /
stand and look on thee.

D31. In loving memory of / Daniel Thomas, /
the beloved husband of /
Clara TURNER / of Burslem. /
born Dec. 23rd 1855?, died July 25th 1917, /
"life's work well done now at rest". /
also Clara TURNER, /
born August 30th 1862 died April 18th 1921
{Stonemasons mark: - W & R MELLOR Ltd Burslem}

D32. In loving memory of /
Charles, the beloved husband of Emily WARDLE /
of Norton. /
who died 21st March 1918, aged 38 years. /
also Harold G. WARDLE, their beloved son /
who died 2nd Jan. 1932, aged 30 years. /
also Elizabeth, their beloved daughter /
who died 15th Aug 1916 aged 5 years. /
until the day break.

D33. [weathered / eroded /
faint lettering / errors expected]

Here lieth / the body of Mary WEATHERBY /
who died the 31st day of Octobr /
1808 aged 10 years and eight months /
Mary W [?eroded?] N?me, /
E?? and is my? ??? /
heaven is my dwelling place. /
and Christ is my salvation. /
afo Ann WEATHERBY died March /
the 21st 1809 aged 23 weeks and 3 days.

D34. In affectionate remembrance of /
Charlotte /
wife of John BOULD / of Go??shead, /
who died September 20th 1865, /
aged 63 years. /
also the above John BOULD, /
who died November 25th, 1884, /
aged 83 years. /
their toils are past their work is done, /
and they are fully blest; /
they fought the fight the victory won, /
and entered into rest;

Also Contributed
Charlotte, w/o John BOULD,
GoG*shead, 20 Sept 1865, 63
John, above, 25 Nov 1884, 83
[Alf Beard: 30 Sep 2005]

D35. Sacred / to / the memory of /
Nathan JACKSON /
of Little Stone House in this parish, /
who departed this life /
December 12th 1836 / aged 76 years. /
alfo Hannah wife of Thomas /
CLEWS of Woodhouse in this parish /
who departed this life December /
15th, 1838, aged 53 years. /
for as in Adam all die even fo in Chrift /
shall all be made alive. [old f=s]

Also Contributed
Nathan JACKSON,
Of Little Stone House, this parish,
12 Dec 1836, 76
Hannah, w/o Thomas CLEWS of Woodhouse,
This parish, 15 Dec 1838, 53
[Alf Beard: 30 Sep 2005]


The following MIs were kindly contributed by Derek Scragg, 29th January 2010.
E1. (Willie & Kenneth?) / the beloved sons of /
Samuel and Alice BADDELEY / of Ball Green /
Willie / died July 1921 aged 9 years. /
Kenneth / died August 1938, aged 18 years. /
only goodnight beloved, not goodbye. /
also the above / Harriet Alice BADDELEY /
died June 13. 1946, aged 61 years.

E2. [overgrown edges and hidden lettering]
in loving memory of Sydney, beloved son of
Horatio & Mary E. BARROW of 11 Whitfield ? /
who died Dec 7. 1928 aged 22 years. /
until the day break. / also ?? BA????

E3. In loving memory of / William BOULTON /
dearly beloved husband of / Hannah BOULTON /
Whitfield Cottages Norton-Le-Moors /
who died Aug 17 1944 aged 62 years. /
for ever with the Lord. /
also Hannah BOULTON / his beloved wife. /
who died Dec 15? 1950? aged 63 years / reunited. /
also Eric their beloved son /
died 17? July 1971 aged 48 years.

E4. [overgrown edges and hidden lettering]
?? memory of Elizabeth / ? of John BROOKES who /
departed? this life May 15? ?? / 1839 aged 31 years /
? to the memory of the above /
John BROOKES who departed this /
life at (Bristol?) April 22nd (185?) / aged ?? years /
also? / ??? wife ?? above ?? / John BROOKES /
who died December 21? 1877? / aged 62 years.

E5. In loving memory / of Florence? Elizabeth (Florrie) /
the faithful & devoted wife of / Henry J. CARTLIDGE /
of 154 Hamil Road Burslem /
who died June 19th 1927 / aged 60 years. /
also Mabel, / daughter of the above /
died August 20th 1929 / aged 40 years. /
also of the aforenamed / Henry J. CARTLIDGE /
died Jan 24th 1947, / aged 88? years.

E6. In / loving memory / of / Timothy /
the beloved husband of /
Mary CHALLINOR / of Baddeley Edge, /
who died 19th March 1928 / aged 73 years. /
also of the above / Mary CHALLINOR /
who died 4th November 1937, / aged 85 years. /
also James, / beloved son of the above /
who died 4th March 1945, / aged 62 years. /
"until the day break"
{Stonemasons mark: - W & R. MELLOR Ltd Burslem}

E7. In loving memory of / Timothy J.F. (Jack) /
beloved son of / John & Matilda CHALLINOR /
of Brindley House, Baddeley Edge, /
who died Dec 15. 1926 / aged 22 years. / at rest. /
also the above / John CHALLINOR /
who died June 8? 1954 / aged 74 years. /
also the above / Matilda CHALLINOR /
who died March 10. 1957, / aged 78? years.
re-united.

E8. In loving memory of / Adelaide EARDLEY, /
of 57 High St. Norton, /
who died Aug 15th 1921 / aged 52 years. /
also John EARDLEY. / her beloved husband /
who died Dec. 2nd 1944 / aged 75 years. /
also Freda their grand-daughter /
& daughter of John & Mary EARDLEY, /
of Intake Cottages. /
died Aug. 12th 1930. aged 8 years. / at rest.
{Stonemasons mark: - Burslem Co-op}

E9. In loving memory of Stanley, beloved son of Mrs Olive EVANS. /
32 Woodland Ave, Norton, died 26th Feb, 1945, aged 20 years. /
Olive EVANS died 5th Sept 1981 aged 78 years. /
dearly loved mother of Arthur Elsie & the late Stanley. /
Elsie EVANS / died 26th June 1999 / aged 74 years. /
also her brother / Arthur / died 20th October 1999 / aged 76 years. /
reunited. / Vase reads / Elsie / and Arthur.

E10. In loving memory of /
Arthur, beloved son of John & Sarah HOLDCROFT /
who died Oct. 26th 1928 aged 22 years. /
also Sarah Hannah, wife of John HOLDCROFT /
who died Dec. 16th 1935 aged 62 years. /
and John HOLDCROFT /
who died Feb. 14th 1946 aged 74 years.

E11. In loving memory of /
Elizabeth and Joyce / GRAHAM. /
and John GRAHAM /
died Nov. 10th 1948 aged 76 years.

E12. Richard beloved husband of Hannah E. HOLDCROFT, /
69 Hesketh Av. Cornhill. /
died Oct. 15 1943, aged 60 years. /
also Hannah Eliza HOLDCROFT /
beloved wife of the aforesaid /
died April 19. 1965. aged 77 years. /
reunited. / peace perfect peace.

E13. In loving memory of / Mary /
beloved wife of Henry HULME /
of Cornhill, Norton /
who died 3rd June 1924 / aged 62 years. /
Henry HULME / husband of Mary /
died 17th June 1945 / aged 76 years /
also their beloved daughter / Mary /
loving wife of Arthur LOWE /
who died 23rd Jan. 1963 / aged 62 years. /
re-united / until the day breaks.

E14. [weathered / faint lettering / errors expected]
John JACKSON son of / ?? and Sarah JACKSON was /
interrd Febuary the 3rd? 1798 / aged 24? years. /
Thomas? JACKSON son of the /
above and was interrd July the /
15? 1793 aged 18? years. /
our parting? sad? ??? all ?? /
a ye? ? life? in heaven? ?? again.

E15. [faint lettering / errors expected]
in loving memory of ? / Harriett JOHNSON /
of Engine? Lodges? Norton /
who died Oct 8th 1924 / aged 62 years. /
also Thomas JOHNSON /
who died June 19th? 1932 / aged 64 years. /
and James? JOHNSON?
[rest to faint to read from photo]

E16. Peace / perfect / peace. /
in loving memory of / Thomas /
beloved husband of / Sarah Ann MAYER /
of 2 Mayers Row Smallthorne /
born May 20. 1865, / died May 7. 1926. /
also the above / Sarah Ann MAYER /
born March 11. 1867 / died Nov. 3. 1949 / re-united.
{Stonemasons mark: - A. COTTRELL}

E17. In loving memory of / Joseph MOUNTFORD /
of 9 North St. Ball Green, /
died Feb. 23rd 1946, aged 80 years. /
also Sarah E., his beloved wife, /
died Oct. 5th 1950, aged 81 years. /
also Joseph their son, /
died March 26th 1927 aged 24 years. /
re-united

E18. In loving memory of / Annie /
beloved wife of / Joseph RICHARDS. /
of 19 Woodland Ave. Burslem. /
died Aug. 27th 1944, aged 59 years. /
a loving wife and mother. /
also Joseph RICHARDS. /
her beloved husband /
died Oct 2nd 1952 aged 67 years /
reunited

E19. In / loving memory of /
our dear parents / Benjamin ROUND /
of 3 Regina St. Smallthorne /
died 16th June 1928 / aged 47 years. /
Lizzie ROUND / his beloved wife. /
died 2nd March 1960? / aged 79 years. /
reunited in Gods care.

E20. In loving memory of / Alice, beloved wife of /
Joseph SHERRATT, / of Norton-in-the-Moors. /
died April 13. 1938, aged 54 years. /
also Ronnie, their beloved son / aged 9 years.

E21. In loving memory of / Joseph MOULD / of Milton /
who died Oct. 22. 1887, / aged 45 years /
"thy will be done". /
a friend so true there were but few /
and difficult to find /
a man more just and true to trust /
there is not left behind.

Also Contributed
Joseph MOULD,
Of Milton, 22 Oct 1887, 45
[Alf Beard: 30 Sep 2005]

E22. In /loving memory of / Alfred BEARDS, /
of 3 Mayers Row Smallthorne /
who passed away April 14th 1923 / aged 64 years. /
also / Mary BEARDS, / wife of the above /
who passed away Sept 22nd 1925 / aged 62 years. /
until we meet again before his throne /
clothed in the spotless rose? he gives /
his own, until we know even as we are known. /
goodnight. / "at rest".

E23. In loving remembrance of / Frank & Ermin BOULTON, /
of High St. & "Lyndhurst" Whitfield Rd. Norton. /
who died Sept. 21st 1921, & Oct. 28th 1942. / re-united.

E24. [weathered / some faint lettering / errors expected]
in loving memory of / Hannah / beloved wife of / Thomas BUCKLEY /
of (10?) Bemmersley Green / died June? 25th? 1925? aged 73? years. /
also Hannah their daughter, / died May 6? 1925? aged ?? years. /
always in the thought? of ?? / loving daughter Flo?? JONES? /
also Florence Jane JONES their beloved daughter died Sept 13 1958? aged 79 years. /
??ehemiah JONES her beloved husband died Aug. 25. 1953 aged 76 years. /
{Stonemasons mark: - A. COTTRELL}

E25. In loving memory of / Frederick William CLAY, /
of 12 Mount Pleasant Norton-Le-Moors. /
who died 21st Nov. 1919 aged 65 years /
also of Deborah Victoria CLAY, /his beloved wife. /
who died 2nd Aug 1925 aged 63 years. / "at rest".

E26. In loving memory of / our dear mother / Laura Alice CLOWES, /
who passed away 1st December 1925, / aged 65 years /
also of our dear dad / ?oel CLOWES, / who departed from us /
27th January 1933, aged 85 years. / "peace perfect peace".
{Stonemasons mark: - W & R. MELLOR Ltd Burslem}

E27. [growth-hidden lettering / errors expected]
In loving / memory of / William COTTERILL, /
late of 17 Moss St Cornhill /
who died June 7th 1946, / aged 73 years. /
Elizabeth, beloved wife of ?? /
who died Oct. 30th? 1949 / ? 73?

E28. In / loving memory of / Charlotte /
the beloved wife of / Thomas DOCKSEY, /
of (132 Leek?) Rd Norton Green /
who died May 13th 1923? / aged 72 years. /
"thy will be done". /
also the above / Thomas DOCKSEY, /
who died June 25th 1924 / aged 75 years. /
"peace perfect peace".

E29. Treasured memories of /
my dear husband / John FYNNEY. / late of Milton /
who died 28th? February 1944 / aged 82 years. /
also of Mary Emily FYNNEY / his beloved wife. /
who died 29th January 1954 / aged 87 years. /
also of / Vera May, / beloved granddaughter /
who died 31st July 1925, / aged 15 years. /
reunited.

E30. In loving memory of / Thomas GOULD /
of Scounslow Green /
died Nov 17th 1923 / aged 53 years. /
also Elizabeth, / wife of the above /
died April 13th 1926 / aged 47 years.
{Stonemasons mark: - COTTRELL}

E31. [overgrown edges / faint hidden lettering /
errors expected]

In loving memory of /
Hannah beloved wife of John T. LOWNDES 94 Leek Rd Norton Green /
? [growth hidden] ? / also (of the aforesaid?) J. LOWNDES /
who died Mar. 17? ?? / ?? beloved husband of Julia May LOWNDES /
??42 aged 82? years. / ? May LOWNDES / ??
{Stonemasons mark: - A COTTRELL}

E32. In loving memory of / Elizabeth, /
the beloved wife of / Felix MOUNTFORD, /
of 143 Leek Rd Smallthorne. /
who fell asleep January 20th 1916, /
aged 60? years.

E33. In / loving memory of /
Mary, beloved wife of William RHODES, /
of 176 Leek Road, Smallthorne. /
who died April 14th 1923, aged 67 years. /
also the above William RHODES, /
who died Jan. 7th 1931 aged 76 years.
{Stonemasons mark: - W & R. MELLOR Ltd}

E34. Theodosia Amelia SIMCOCK
who died Sep 17th 1963? aged 91 years. /
also Jacob SIMCOCK her husband
who died April 10th 1922? aged 48 years.
{Stonemasons mark: - COTTRELL}

E35. In loving memory of Margaret SIMMONS,
beloved wife of Joseph Henry SIMMONS, /
of Hawthorne Cottage, Ridgeway, Norton. /
who died 10th December 1933 aged 61 years. /
"peace perfect peace". /
also the aforesaid / Joseph Henry /
dearly beloved husband of Edith B. SIMMONS /
who died 9th March 1961 aged 82 years.

E36. In loving memory / of /
Sarah Jane STEVENTON / of 63 Chell Heath, /
died Nov. 20th 1926 / aged 68 years. / R.I.P.
{Stonemasons mark: - BONNAR Tunstall.}

E37. In loving memory of /
Edwin Thomas THORLEY, /
of 50? Station Road Milton /
died Nov 5th 1923, aged 61 years.

E38. In loving memory of / Mary TITTERTON /
of Apesford Farm, Bradnop, /
died May 23. 1931 / aged 85 years. / R.I.P.

E39. In loving memory of / Wilfred WRIGHT /
of 20? ?? / also his mother / Lavinia WRIGHT, /
died March 21 1922


The following MIs were kindly contributed by Derek Scragg, 14th February 2010.
F1. In / loving memory / of /
Henrietta, / the beloved daughter of /
John & Elizabeth BADDELEY /
of North Street Ball Green /
who died April 29th 1917, / aged 25 years. /
God takes the loved ones from our /
homes, but never from our hearts. /
also of Elizabeth, / beloved wife of / John BADDELEY, /
who died April 23rd 1943, / aged 81 years. / at rest. /
also John BADDELEY, / beloved husband of the above /
who died Nov. 2nd 1948, / aged 85 years. /
peace perfect peace.

F2. In / loving memory / of / Ann / beloved wife of /
James BERRISFORD, / of 120 Leek Road, Norton Green, /
who died March 21st 1906, / aged 65 years. /
also the above named / James BERRISFORD, /
who died February 18th 1919 / aged 74 years. /
peace perfect peace. /
also George, / beloved son of the above /
who died January 1st 1908?, / aged 34 years. /
"thy will be done".

F3. In / loving memory of / Athalinda / the beloved wife of /
Henry BERRISFORD, / of High Street Norton, /
who died Feb, 6th 1916 / aged 47 years. /
also Pattie, their beloved daughter /
who died Dec. 11th 1921, / aged 26 years. /
also the above / Henry BERRISFORD, /
who died April 22nd 1946, / aged 79 years. /
"with Christ which is far better".
{Stonemasons mark: - A COTTRELL}

F4. In loving memory / of / Henry BERRISFORD, /
late of Ball Green Farm, Norton. /
who died Jan, 8th 1920, / aged 80 years. /
also Charlotte, / his beloved wife. /
who died May 27th 1920, / aged 80 years. /
"rest at eventide".

F5. In / loving memory / of / Samuel BLACKHURST, / of Ball Green, /
who died July 10th 1909 / aged 56 years. /
he still lives in the memory / of those who loved him. /
also of / Jane Mountford BLACKHURST, / widow of the above /
who died January 25th 1925 / aged 68 years.

F6. In loving memory of / Minnie BOULD, /
329 Ford Green Road Norton /
died 27th July 1959 aged 72. /
also John James BOULD / her beloved husband /
died 30th Nov. 1967 aged 81. /
also Alfred, / their beloved son /
died 22nd Sept 1910, aged 1 year & 10 months. /
reunited.

F7. In loving memory of /
George Enos, beloved husband of Louisa BRERETON. /
18 Hayes St, Bradeley. /
died Nov. 23. 1928, aged 66 years. /
also Louisa BRERETON, /
died Jan. 12. 1935, aged 70 years. /
also Ivy BRERETON daughter & Edwin MOUNTFORD, grandson.

F8. In loving memory / of / John /
beloved husband of Sarah CHESTERS, /
of Unwin St Bradeley. /
who died Nov. 2nd 1907? / aged 63 years. /
"thy will be done". /
also of Sarah CHESTERS, / his beloved wife. /
born March 7th 1846? / died Jany 2nd 1931. /
"until the day break"
{Stonemasons mark: - E. BROWN Burslem}

F9. [weathered / lichen spotted / errors expected]
In loving / memory of / Florence Cope CLAY, /
dearly loved daughter of /
Frederick W. & / Deborah V? CLAY /
who died Aug (11. 1919?) / aged 19 years. /
God be with you till / we meet again. /
also / ??oris? CLAY? / who died ??? /
also / Ethel Victoria / CLAY /
beloved sister of the / forenamed /
who died May 11th 1934 / aged 45 years.

F10. In / loving memory of / Isaac /
the beloved husband of / Sarah COATES, /
of Orchard Croft, Norton-in-the-Moors, /
who died Dec. 17. 1911, / aged 32 years. /
peace perfect peace. /
also of William COATES his brother /
?? the beloved husband of /
?? [below ground level]

F11. In / loving memory of / Major James COPE, / of Milton, /
born March 11th 1860, / died January 5th 1911, /
"until the day break, and / the shadows flee away". /
also of / Catherine Amy COPE / his wife / who departed this /
life Jan. 9th 1940 / aged 80 years. / R.I.P

F12. Elizabeth / beloved wife of / Reuben COPELAND, /
of 160 Leek Rd, Smallthorne /
who died December 2nd 1908, / aged 48 years. /
"her end was peace". /
also the above Reuben COPELAND, /
beloved husband of ???
[hidden lettering]

F13. In loving memory of / Isaiah FORD /
of 162? Leek Rd Norton Green /
died Jan 1st 1943 aged 71 years /
also Hannah his beloved wife. /
died Aug 11th 1945, aged 68 years. /
also Isaiah FORD Grenadier Guards / their beloved son /
fell in action in France Nov 4th 1918 / aged 22 years. /
also their daughters /
Emily, died March 27th 1917? in her 8th year. /
Esther May, died in infancy.
{Stonemasons mark: - A. COTTRELL Biddulph}

F14. Sacred to the memory of /
Edward John GRIFFITHS / Duke Bank Norton /
born Dec. 7th 1867, / at rest Aug. 11th 1931. /
also Norah, daughter of the above /
born Sep. 25th 1907 / at rest Sept. 27th 1912. /
also Harriett Eliza, / his dearly beloved wife, /
born April 27th 1871 / at rest July 16th 1950. /
"the memory of the just is blessed".
{Stonemasons mark: - A. COTTRELL & son}

F15. [weathered / lichen spotted / broken stone /
faint letting / errors expected]

Sacred / ??? ph / ?on ? of S??n /
?parted? his life? the 21 /
day? of? the year? of /
our Lord? 1803? aged ?8 years? /
this world is ?? nd toll? /
with cares? and trouble? sore? /
b?t ?y are? ble? who are? of ?? /
also Jane JACKSON wife /
of the aforenamed who died /
June 1st? 1862 aged 70 / years. /
also Joseph HANCOCK grand? /
son of the above who died /
December 21st 1884? aged /
3 years and 7 months

F16. [some faded lettering / errors expected]
in / loving memory of / Emma Swift /
beloved wife of Arthur HARGREAVES, /
of 4 Duke Bank Terrace Norton-in-the-Moors /
who died Decr 1. 1908? aged 38 years. /
also the above Arthur HARGREAVES, /
died June? 22? 1936? aged 50? years. /
also of Mary Emily HARGREAVES /
beloved wife of the late / Arthur HARGREAVES, /
died March 28. 1836 aged 56 years. /
"thy will be done".

F17. In / loving memory of / Thomas / beloved husband of /
Ellen Elizabeth Smith HARRABIN, /
of Albert Cottage, Baddeley Green, /
who died November 13th 1912. / aged 37 years. /
also of / Hannah May Smith HARRABIN, /
the beloved daughter of the above /
who died August 3rd 1905, / aged 5 years & 7 months /
also of Hilda / the beloved daughter of the above /
who died June 12th 1913, / aged 3 months.

F18. Mary? Moore? (Em?ie?) / beloved daughter of /
Henry & Annie HARTLAND /
of 24 South Lord Street, Smallthorne, /
who fell asleep August 6th 1909, / aged 30 years. /
and of their beloved son Tom /
who was killed in action in France /
July 30th 1916, aged 23 years. /
interred in Trones Wood. /
"until the day break and the shadows flee away".

F19. In loving memory / of /
Hugh HAYWOOD, / of Bemmersley Green /
who died November 9th 1909, / aged 73 years. /
also Mary, / his beloved wife /
who died July 20th 1924, / aged 85 years.

F20. [some faded lettering / errors possible]
in loving memory of / John /
beloved husband of / Betsy HOLDCROFT /
of Cornhill Norton-in-the-Moors, /
who died April 29th 1911? aged 56? years.

F21. To the dear memory of /
Daniel HOLDCROFT / died March 16th 1919 / aged 76 years. /
Mary Joyce SUTTON, / died March 19th 1925 aged 39 years. /
Eliza HAYWOOD, / died June 30th 1918, aged 55 years. /
James HAYWOOD, / died January 15th 1911 aged 10 years.

F22. In loving memory of /
Florence May, / the beloved daughter of /
George Henry & Emily HOLDCROFT / of Ball Green, /
who died October 19th 1905, / aged 2 years & 4 months. /
also of Ethel Maud, their daughter, /
who died Oct 16th 1907, aged 7 weeks. /
also / Emily, / beloved wife of / George Henry HOLDCROFT. /
of 1 Scragg St Ball Green, /
died April 15th 1935, / aged 73 years. /
also the above George Henry HOLDCROFT. /
died Dec. 8th 1943, aged 82 years. /
Reginald / Gordon / 5-20-1899 / 12-12-1985 /
Sarah E. / HOLDCROFT / 10?-5-1899 / 9-20-1979 /
MOORE.

F23. In loving memory / of / Herbert Bourne HOLDCROFT /
beloved husband of Elizabeth HOLDCROFT. /
of 109 North St, Ball Green, /
who fell asleep December 27th 1912 / aged 60 years. /
also Elizabeth wife of the above /
died April 12. 1926, aged 66 years. /
also Samuel, their son, /
died Dec. 7. 1924, aged 35 years.

F24. [some faded lettering / errors possible]
in loving memory of / James HOLDCROFT, /
of Moulds Farm Crowborough /
who died November 13th 1909, / aged 51 years. /
also Sarah, / his beloved wife. /
who died Oct. 24th 1925, / aged 65? years. /
also Ann Jane PLANT / their daughter /
who died Feb. 25th 1951, / aged 60 years. /
"this is the victory that overcometh /
?? world ever? our? faith".

F25. [broken stone / overgrown / errors expected]
????? / ? aughter of / ?? HOLLAND / of Whitfield ? Norton /
who died March ?st 1911, / aged 24 Years /
also the above ?? / Jane HOLLAND, /
who died March 19th 1930 / in her 75th year. /
peace perfect peace. /
also the above / Ralph HOLLAND, /
who died Nov. 20th 1934 / aged 72 years. /
thy will be done.

F26. In / loving memory / of / Hannah, /
beloved wife of / Edward HOWELL, /
of 31 Unwin St, Bradeley, /
who died June 16th 1915, / aged 49 years. /
her end was peace. /
also William / beloved husband of / Jane BEDDOW, /
who died Aug 9th 1909, / aged 69 years.

F27. In loving memory of /
William, / beloved husband of /
Emily Maud LAMBSDALE, / of Smallthorne, /
who died June 3rd 1911 / aged 32 years. /
"thy will be done". /
also Emily Maud, / wife of the above /
who died Dec. 4th 1930 / aged 46 years. /
peace perfect peace.

F28. [faint & missing lettering / errors expected]
in loving memory of / Jane, the beloved wife of /
James Chadwick LOWNDES / of Dale? Green /
who died Jan ?th 1912? / aged 34? years. /
also Ann, Eliza Mary? & Eli?? /
their children who died in infancy. /
also the above / James Chadwick LOWNDES /
who died June 20th 19?? / aged 80 years.

F29. In loving memory of / Mary Ann ·Mary· /
daughter of / John W. & Deborah LOWNDES / Norton Green /
born August 11th 1888. / died March 7th 1913. /
what I do thou knowest not now /
but thou shalt know hereafter. /
also the above John W. LOWNDES /
born Feb. 23. 1850, died April 9. 1935. /
also Deborah his beloved wife /
born July 9 1858 ? March ?

F30. In loving memory of /
Sarah, / beloved wife of William MAYER, /
of 9 Duke Bank Terrace, Norton-in-the-Moors, /
who died Nov. 19th 1909, aged 39 years. /
also William, their beloved son /
who died Dec 9th 1909, aged 18 years. /
also the above William MAYER, /
beloved husband of Mary MAYER, /
who died March 25th 1926? aged 58 years. /
not gone from memory / not gone from love /
but gone to the / father's home above.

F31. In loving memory of / George J.W. /
beloved husband of /
Sarah Jane MEADOWCROFT, /
of 293? Duke St, Fenton, / Late of Smallthorne. /
who died Aug 27. 1915, / aged 46 years. /
peace perfect peace. /
also of the above / Sarah Jane MEADOWCROFT, /
who died April 21st 1949, / aged 76 years. /
re-united.

F32. Beautiful memories / of /
Arthur MILLWARD / of Norton Green /
who died 5th November 1916 /
also Tom DEWHIRST /
of "Sandal Holme", / Belgrave Rd, Normacot. /
who died 19th March 1938 /
the dearly loved husband of / Esther DEWHIRST /
"loved with everlasting love". /
also the above / Esther DEWHIRST /
who died 31st December 1953 / aged 78 years.

F33. In loving memory of / John /
beloved husband of / Mary Lucy MORRIS, /
of 65 North Street Ball Green, /
who died August 2nd 1919 / aged 74 years. /
also of / Mary Lucy MORRIS, /
died April 11th 1930, / aged 81 years.

F34. In loving memory of / Elizabeth, /
the beloved wife of / Felix MOUNTFORD, /
of 143 Leek Rd Smallthorne. /
who fell asleep January 20th 1916, /
aged 60 years.

F35. [some hidden inscription]
also / Annie / dearly beloved wife of / George MOUNTFORD /
who died April 4th 1959 / aged 71 years. / at rest.
{Stonemasons mark: - W. & R. MELLOR Ltd}

F36. [perhaps more - but hidden by overgrowth]
in loving memory of / John Henry NAYLOR died July 3rd 1914 aged 37 /
also Mary NAYLOR his beloved wife died March 17th 1962? aged 71 years.

F37. In loving memory of / Minnie /
beloved wife of / William PEGG, /
of 30 Milton Rd, Sneyd Green, /
who died May 23, 1922, / aged 48 years. /
also the above / William H. PEGG, /
died Dec. 1. 1947, / aged 75 years.

F38. In loving memory of / William PROCTOR /
died Jan 31. 1911, / aged 52 years. /
also Ann, his beloved wife /
died Feb. 22. 1929 / aged 69 years. /
also their daughters / Florence H. /
died May 4. 1916, / aged 30 years /
Mary E. / died March 1. 1924, /
aged 32 years. / "peace perfect peace".

F39. In loving memory of / Alice. /
the beloved daughter of /
John Thomas & Rose E. RHODES, /
of 69? Unwin St Bradeley /
who died July 14th 1918, aged 19 years. /
In the midst of life we are in death. /
also / William / their son /
& beloved husband of / Ethel RHODES, /
died Aug. 24 1926, / aged 26 years.

F40. In loving memory / of / Mary Ellen, /
the beloved wife of / Joseph ROGERS, /
of 2 Foundry Square Norton Green /
who fell asleep Sept 5th 1912, /
aged 60 years. / "until the day break" /
also the above / Joseph ROGERS, /
who died Feb. 25th 1922, / aged 68 years.

F41. In loving memory of / Ellen (Nellie) /
beloved wife of Walter ROGERS, /
of Stone Cottage, Norton Green. /
who died March 31st 1915, aged 26 years. /
R.I.P. / also Ivy May, their beloved daughter /
who died Dec 7th 1914, aged 1 year & 2 months. /
also Hilda? their be??
[hidden by overgrowth]

F42. In remembrance of /
Richard SARGEANT / of Ball Green, /
died Oct. 24. 1924 / aged 66 years. /
also Mary, his beloved wife /
died July 17. 1927 / aged 64 years. /
also Richard, (Richee) / their beloved son /
died Sept. 21. 1917 / aged 17 years. /
also Eliza, wife of the above /
died Jan. 8. 1893, / aged 36 years. /
thy will be done".
{Stonemasons mark: - COTTRELL}

F43. In loving memory of /
Rose Hannah, beloved wife of /
William SARGEANT, 75 North St Ball Green. /
died May 11. 1933, aged 64 years. /
also William SARGEANT, /
died March 15. 1932, aged 75 years. /
also Edna POINTON, their beloved daughter /
died Sept 26. 1912, aged 25 years.

F44. [weathered / faint lettering / errors expected]
in / loving remembrance of / Elijah? /
beloved husband of / Martha SHE? /
of Varl?ey St Norton /
who died July 26? 1909? / aged 61? years /
"not my will o' Lord but thine be done". /
also of his ?? / Martha SHELDON /
who died May 3rd? 19?? / aged 86? years.

F45. In loving memory of /
Thomas SHELDON / of Norton Green /
died June 9. 1917, aged 78 years. /
also Hannah, his beloved wife. /
died Oct. 31. 1915, aged 68 years. /
also John, their son, /
died July 21? 1902, aged 32 years. /
also May, their daughter. /
died May 9. 1902, aged 28 years. /
also Mary Ann, their daughter, /
died Aug. 2. 1901, aged 16 years. /
gone but not forgotten.

F46. Thy will be done /
in loving memory of / Ellen /
the beloved wife of / George SIMCOCK /
of 1 Yardley Street Norton Green. /
who died January 18th 1910, / aged 55 years. /
also the above / George SIMCOCK /
who died April 9th 1923, / aged 69 years. /
"until the day break".

F47. In loving memory / of / Frederick William /
the dearly loved son of /
Frank and Elizabeth STAPLES, / of Brown Edge, /
who died Sept 12th 1916 / aged 18 years. /
"blessed are the pure in heart, /
for they shall see God".


Latest Additions New
The following MI was kindly contributed by Tim Bucknell, 6th September 2010. “It is the top half of a headstone, which is half buried, under the beech tree at the apex of the hill on the far right coming in off the main road, and we brushed off the dirt”...
G1. In The Memory of Ann HOLDCROFT
wife of Ralph HOLDCROFT
who died July 1851 aged 77 years
also Samuel, son of the above
who died in infancy.
also Ralph HOLDCROFT husband of the above
who died February [the rest is is missing]

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