Some Memorial Inscriptions - Shirland, Derbyshire
St Leonard's Churchyard

The following MIs were kindly contributed by Christopher Bennett, 22nd June 2006. Entries supply name, date of death, and age. Abbreviations: w=wife; h=husband; s=son; d=daughter; &c.
A1. John BARBER,
born April 6 1817 / died April 8 1893
wife Mary* BARBER,
born 12 May 1825 / died 18 January 1907
[Submitter's Note: Mary's maiden name was NAYLOR
and she was born at Sheldon, Derbyshire]

A2. Samuel BARBER of Higham,
died March 8 1898 / aged 51 years.
wife Caroline* BARBER,
died 14 February 1934 /aged 84 years.
[Submitter's Note: Caroline's maiden name was NAYLOR
and she was born in 1850 at Bakewell,
Derbyshire. Mary BARBER (above) was
her aunt and she married Mary's
stepson Samuel BARBER]

A3. Sarah Ann HILL,
daughter of John & Mary BARBER,
born October 3 1862 / died 4 May 1906

A4. Cross memorial stone
Samuel BARBER,
son of John William & Sylvia BARBER,
born August 14 1901,
Accidentally drowned at Skegness,
13 August 1915

A5. William BAGGALEY / died 17 March 1828
daughter Jane died September 9 1829
and Ann (daughter) died November 1846
[no day actually recorded] / aged 24 years

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