Some Memorial Inscriptions - Quarnford, Staffordshire
St Paul's Churchyard

Latest Additions New 20th May 2009 [collected 13 Jul 2008]

The following MIs were kindly contributed by Alf Beard, 7th December 2002. Entries supply name, date of death, and age. Abbreviations: w=wife; h=husband; s=son; d=daughter; &c.
A1. Bertha Clara PICKFORD,
Of The Eagle & Child, Bruntelcliff Top,
5 May 1911, 48
Thomas Henry, s, 14 Nov 1905, 2yrs & 5 months
Thomas Henry, h, 24 Nov 1927, 60

A2. George WARDLE, of Brand Side,
29 May 1891, 71
Mary, d, 5 July 1902, 15
Martha, w, 10 March 1917, 71

A3. William WARDLE, of Tenterhill,
7 Oct 1879, 93
Frances, w, 2 April 1890, 80
Frances Elizabeth ETCHELIS, d,
3 April 1927, 76

A4. Joseph WARDLE, of Bend Top, Buxton,
2 May 1877, 77
Betty, 26 Nov 1877, 74

A5. Elizabeth PICKFORD, w/o George,
24 March 1843, 70
George, 25 Dec 1846, 74

A6. Elizabeth PICKFORD, of Hazel Barrow,
29 April 1845, 31
Isaac PICKFORD, 28 March 1887

A7. Thomas PICKFORD, of Shaw House,
11 March 1887, 85
Sarah, w, 11 March 1883, 70
Also 4 children,
Hannah, Betty, George & Susannah

A8. Frederick, s/o William & Dora WARDLE,
Of Doie Head, 6 Dec 1932, 27
Dora, 7 Nov 1942, 71
William, 8 April 1944, 79

A9. Elizabeth WARDLE of New Inn, Quarnford,
10 July 1930, 79
Thomas, 29 Oct 1937, 85
Frederick, s, 22 Feb 1960, 69
Bessie, 8 April 1966, 77

A10. Mary Elizabeth WARDLE, of Tenter Hill,
17 May 1900, 46
Hannah RAYNER, sister,
18 April 1939, 78
Jessie Charles, died an infant

A11. John WARDLE, 23 Oct 1867, 20


The following MIs were kindly contributed by Alf Beard, 20th March 2006. Entries supply name, date of death, and age. Abbreviations: w=wife; h=husband; s=son; d=daughter; &c.
B1. Harriet Susannah, w/o Abraham MELLOR,
7 Sept 1893, 43
Abraham, above, 1 Feb 1932, 78,
Philip, s, Killed in Action at Flers, France, 15 Sept 1916, 29

B2. Edith, d/o Joseph & Eliza DOWNS,
Of Anrough, 27 August 1903, 18
Mary Ann, d, 28 Dec 1912, 40
Joseph, above, 5 March 1920, 72

B3. Mary Ellen, w/o John MELLOR,
Of Hollins Clough, 30 May 1905, 46
John, above, 1 Feb 1926, 60
Fred, s, 15 Oct 1980, 82
Elizabeth, his sister, 11 Aug 1984, 99

B4. Samuel JOHNSON,
Of Blackclough, Quarnford, 7 Sept 1906, 72

B5. Jane Johnson WAIN,
Of Black Clough, 17 Feb 1908, 47
William WAIN, her brother,
Of Axe Edge Green, 25 Oct 1915, 46
John WAIN, their brother, 1 Jan 1931, 65

B6. Sarah Jane, d/o John & Mary Ellen GILMAN,
Of Moor Side, Hollinsclough, 1 July 1910, 19
John GILMAN, 20 March 1937, 75
Mary Ellen, above 26 Dec 1935, 54

B7. Mary Emma, d/o Samuel & Lucy Ann WOOD,
Of Middlehills, 28 Jan 1911, 15
Samuel, above, 3 July 1916, 48
Lucy Ann, above, 18 July 1936, 62

B8. Edward ASH, 16 Feb 1922, 74
Esther Jane, w, 13 April 1924, 70

B9. Joseph TUNNICLIFFE,
Moor Top, Hollinsclough, 15 Nov 1922, 70
Alice, w, 19 April 1925, 70

B10. Joseph BELFIELD,
of The Strines, Heathylee, 1 Feb 1923, 56
Charles, s, who lost his life in the Battle of Jutland,
31 May 1916, 20
Annie Prince w/o of Joseph BELFIELD,
17 Feb 1942, 78

B11. Thomas BESWICK, 20 June 1924, 55
Eliza, w, 16 Jan 1971, 90

B12. James BOWER,
Of Shaw Top, Upperhulme, 15 April 1921, 72
Betty, w, 8 June 1924, 73

B13. Henry TUNNICLIFFE,
Of Flash Bottom, 23 Feb 1921, 63
Mary Ann, w, 6 Sep 1887, 86

B14. Thomas HEATHCOTE,
Of Morridge Top, 18 March 1922, 80
Maria, w, 28 April 1915, 64
Matthew Billinge, s, 30 Dec 1920, 43
Ralph, s, 17 April 1916
Interred in Leek Cemetery, aged 35

B15. John NADEN,
Of Highfield House, Flash, 19 Oct 1918, 54
Thomas, s, 16 Jan 1915, 29
Dinah, w, 26 Oct 1936, 72

B16. Jane, w/o Ashley COOPER,
of Bennett Sitch, Wildboarclough, 1 July 1924, 78
Ashley, above, 27 Feb 1932, 87
Presence, d, 7 Feb 1955, 75
Stephen COOPER, 23 Feb 1968, 91

B17. Thomas KIDD, 5 Sept 1924, 81
Ann, w, 23 May 1936, 83

B18. William WAIN,
Of Rock House, Dove Head, 21 Oct 1924, 58
Fanny, w, 15 May 1955, 82

B19. Nellie BESWICK, 20 Dec 1924, 37
Thomas Henry, h, 28 Feb 1957, 69


Latest Additions New
The following MIs were kindly contributed by Alf Beard, 13th July 2008. Entries supply name, date of death, and age. Abbreviations: w=wife; h=husband; s=son; d=daughter; &c.
C1. Richard, s/o John & Mary WAIN of Thirkelow
4 November 1791, 28
Elizabeth, d, of Thirkelow 3 June 1795, 22

C2. Mary w/o John WAIN of Thirkelow
24 November 1805, 76
John WAIN, h, 27 April 1816, 85

C3. Thomas WAIN of Thirkelow 28 April 1833, 74
Ann, w, 28 November 1835, 86

C4. Martha, w/o Ralph SALISBURY of Hollyn-lane
16 January 1803, 44

C5. Joseph HEAPY of Addersgreen 14 January 1844, 84
Martha, w, 14 May 1842, 72
William Thomas s/o William & Elizabeth DOWNING
Who died in infancy 1887
Frances Ann, 22 January 1888, 16months
Susanna, 1 January 1891, [looks like 10 months]

C6. Joseph HEAPY of Adders Green
26 May 1889, 81

C7. Mary, w/o John COOPER of Bennetstitch
16 September 1826, 29
John COOPER, above, 1 August 1871, 79
Hannah, d, 10 March 1821, 6yrs
James, s, 12 March 1826, 1yr & 11months
Mary, d, 26 August 1842, 21
Enoch, s, 16 May 1853, 35

C8. Elizabeth, w/o John BRUNT of Heathylee
21 October 1824, 31
Susannah, d, 18 July 1827, 10

C9. Isaac BILLING of Pett Hills 17 July 1865
Isaac, s, 16 August 1862, 2months
Ann, relict of above, 1 August 1908, 80

C10. Ann, d/o William & Harriet REDFERN
Back oth Cross, Quanford, 16 November 1841, 5yrs
Thomas, s, 17 December 1860, 20
James, s, 12 September 1873, 25
William REDFERN 6 September 1877
Harriet, w, above, 13 May 18*5 70

C11. Thomas GOODWIN of Goldstitch Moss
23 February 76
Mary, w, 6 August 1848, 86

C12. Elizabeth, w/o William WOOD of Hill End, Golshaw
7 October 1845, 59
Sarah, d, & w/o Robert STEVENSON
of Leek, 21 November 1857, 43
William WOOD, above, 3 April 1862, 82
Also Mary WOOD d/o Richard & Mary WOOD
of Hill End and granddaughter of the above
William & Elizabeth WOOD, 5 June 1879, 24

C13. Hannah Thornley TAYLOR, d/o Joseph &
Sarah TAYLOR of Bruntcliff Top, 6 January 1847, 30
Joseph TAYLOR, above, 25 October 1847, 60
Catherine, 11 February 1860, 37
Sarah TAYLOR, above. 2 August 1867, 83

C14. Ann HEAPY widow, 31 July 1822, 85

C15. Francis CARSON 29 July 1833, 62
Martha, w, 26 January 1851, 65
Mary Ann, d, 29 March 1829, 14

C16. John LOMAS late of Quarnford
18 May 1794, 57
Martha, w, 1 April 1800, 71

C17. William LOMAS late of Quarnford
19 April 1776, 65

C18. Jane OLIVER w/o Thomas of Brandside
28 July 1844, 67
Thomas OLIVER 28 May 1870, 80

C19. Sarah, w/o John MELLOR of Back oth Cross
22 March 1817, 80
John, above, 12 November 1849, 83

C20. Thomas, s/o John & Sarah MELLOR
Of Back oth Cross 12 April 1831, 27
Isaac, s, 28 May 1834, 22
Thomas, s, 12 January 18** [remainder has flaked off]

C21. Mary, w/o John DAWSON
2 March 1826, [looks like 35]

C22. Joshua, s/o William & Ann HOLLAND of Dove
9 May 1830 or 1850 age 39
[Auth: the 3 has been over inscribed]

C23. [stone has eroded]
Sarah w/o George MELLOR of Holl[eroded]
17 December 1857, 68
Mary, d, 21 May 1853, [looks like 33]

C24. Mary, d/o Joseph & Ann DOWNES of
Bruntcliff Top, 8 April 1837, 4 weeks & 5days
Annie Maria, d, 23 July 1858, 6yrs

C25. John Moss WHEELDON s/o Matthew & Mary WHEELDON
Of Sutton, 14 April 1824, 21
Isaac, s, 22 may 1827, 20
Matthew, s, 29 May 1827, 27
Matthew, their father, 4 May 1828, 77

C26. Collapsed Tombstone
Thomas DAKEYNE of Gradbach 29 August 1834, 74
Arthur DAKEYNE, M.A. M.B. M.C. Fell: Sid:Coll:
s/o Thomas DAKEYNE, Born 29 January 1845 Died [looks like 1886]
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Bouden B. DAKEYN M.R.C.S., L.L.S.A
s.o Thomas & Sarah DAKEYNE of Gradbach
27 April 1805 - 29 January 1877
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Daniel DAKEYNE of Gradbach, s/o Thomas
and Sarah DAKEYNE 22 May 1842, 41
Catherine w/o Daniel DAKEYNE 4 September 1826, 26
Henry Gladwin, Sarah, Ann & Sarah Ann infant children
of Daniel & Alice DAKEYNE of Gradbach
Alfred B. DAKEYNE s/o Thomas & Sarah DAKEYNE
2 July 1812 - 12 March 1887
Ann Bower DAKEYNE 7 July 1814 - 1 March 1895
Charlotte Parlington DAKEYNE 2 April 1810 - 4 March 1895
Sarah of Gradbatch [as inscribed] w/o Thomas DAKEYNE
3 November 1821, 46

C27. Noah, s/o Matthew & Martha DOWNES
of the Three Crowns, Macclesfield, 13 February 1849, 3yrs
Joseph, s, 1 June 1859, 21
Emma, d, 8 October 1874, 17
Martha, w/o above, 20 January 1886, 70

C28. Thomas, s/o John & Ann BESTWICK
of Flash Bottom, 13 April 1831, 9yrs & 7 months

C29. George HEAPY of Downsdale 2 June 1834, 58
Elizabeth, w, of Downsdale 18 December 1826, 36
Benjamin, their son, died in infancy

C30. John FINDLOW of Brand, 25 May 1803, 61

C31. Ellen DAY widow of George DAY, Snr
14 December 1793, 62
George, s/o Jofeph [Joseph] & Elizabeth DAY
was interred 20 July 1789, 14months

C32. Ann, w/o George DAY 6 July 1762, [looks like 45]

C33. This stone was erected by William CHAPPEL to ye
Memory of Grace COLE who was interred the
23rd July 1754

C34. George DAY of Cuthollinfoot 4 November 1860, 68
Ann DAY, relict of George DAY 25 July 1879, 79
Isaac DAY, s, 23 December 1886, 55

C35. Joseph DAY of Quarnford 19 August 1822, 62
Elizabeth, w, 28 April 1826, 63

C36. Mary, widow of Ralph TAYLOR of Colshaw-top
8 June 1811, 69
Ralph, her son, 8 September 1787, 16

C37. John, s/o John & Sarah BRUNT
of Summseat 21 June 1851, 28
John BRUNT, above 16 January 1864, 67
Sarah, w, 12 January 1882, 79

C38. John, Betty, Samuel, and Mary
Sons & daughters of John & Catherine WARD 25 October 1790
[looks like Kay] WARD, d, 6 February 1805, 24

C39. Jane, w/o William BRUNT of Flash
12 April [looks like 1851] 72
William BRUNT, above, 30 October 1860, 82
George, s, 5 December 1823, [looks like] 12
Elizabeth, d, 26 August 1836, 30
Thomas, s, 27 April 1837, 19
Mary, d, 24 October 1837, 32
Batty, d, 17 April 1845, 35
Also three of their children who died in infancy
Harriet, d, 22 February 1861, 43
Sarah, d, 24 November 1874, 70

C40. James REDFERN 30 March 1799, 69
Sarah, w, 5 March 1810, 78

C41. Joseph FINDLOW 13 February 1798, 35
Martha, d/o Joseph & Martha FINDLOW
18 May 1798, 5yrs
Joseph, above, 17 August 1850, 94
Joseph, s, 19 April 1823, 26

C42. Mary, d/o Jofeph [Joseph] COPE & Sarah his wife of Gold-Sitch
2 May 1743, 17
Jofeph [Joseph] COPE of Gold-Sitch 12 March 1751, 55
Sarah, w, 5 [looks like June] 1786, 86 on the
35th year of her widowhood

C43. Sarah, w/o Richard WOOD of Hill End, Colshaw
26 June 1815, 53

C44. John MILLWARD of Clough
[looks like 15 December 1760, 68]

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