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St Michael’s Church Burial Plots SECTION E North East of Church

SECTION E North East of Church, rows 26 to 33

Section E (click to enlarge)

Row 26   By the path between the rectory and the church

26

TROTT
E.A & W

Headstone.     Every loving memory of Emily Alberta TROTT wife of William Trott and daughter of the late John and Maria Philpott who died January 12th1930 aged 65 years.  “At Rest”  Also of the above William Trott who died February 18th 1936 aged 77 years.  “Peace Perfect Peace”

26

PHILPOTTA
S, H.J,W & A

Large Cross and Headstone with Footstone within a double kerb.    On cross:  In loving memory of Adrianna S. PHILPOTT eldest daughter of John and Maria Philpott died August 8th 1922 aged 67 years.  “Come . . . . and I will give you rest”

Revd: H.J. Philpott son of John and Maria Philpott  Temporary Chaplain to the Forces during the Great War Assistant Principal Chaplain Egyptian Expeditionary Force mentioned in Despatches died 13 June 193- (letter missing) aged 60 years.

Headstone: William Philpott who died 15 April 1869 aged 71 years.  Adrianna Philpott widow of the above who fell asleep on December 27th 1898 aged 87.  “In my fathers house there are many mansions”  “Blessed are the dead who die in the lord”

Footstone: “W.P. 1869; A.P. 1898″.

Philpott’s are also commemorated within the church.

26

BLACKMORE W & C.E

Headstone.     In loving memory of Walter BLACKMORE 1899 ~ 1961.  Also his wife Clara Elizabeth 1886 ~ 1981

26

MORGAN S.F

Polished grey coped Stone.     Samuel Francis MORGAN M.A.  Vicar of this parish.  Entered into rest 3 May 1872 aged 80. “Looking unto Jesus the author and finisher of our faith”

26

FINCH

Shared headstone.     In loving memory of Frederick FINCH 1865 – 1933.  Also his wife Elizabeth 1870 – 1945.  And two daughters Ethel Maud GRIST 1898 – 1991  and Lucy Lilian MARCHANT 1906 – 1996.  “At rest”

GRIST

MARCHANT

26

BOWNES

Large polished pink cross and kerb.     To the dearly loved memory of James BOWNES M.A. Vicar of Creech St Michael 1872 – 1901 who died May 5th 1907 aged 61.  In memory of Gertrude Alexandra his beloved wife died August 9th 1926 aged 63. “R.I.P.”



Row 27

27

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Coped Stone with carved embossed sword.  No legible inscription.  The kerbing is collapsed in one corner.

27

PHILPOTT M, J & J

Headstone.     In loving memory of Maria the beloved wife of John PHILPOTT who died May 30th 1877 aged 40 years. Also their son John Philpott died 27 Nov 1874 aged 8 months. “Lost awhile our treasured love gained forever save above”.  Also of John Philpott beloved husband of the above Maria Philpott who died May 7th 1911 aged 78 years.

Philpott’s are also commemorated within the church.

28

RICHARDS L.J.B, F, J.E & D

Headstone and kerb.     In loving memory of Louisa Jemima Bennett RICHARDS wife of Frank Richards who died Feby. 7th 1933 aged 72 years.  Also of Frank Richards of Rocketts Farm who died Decr. 5th 1934 aged 77 years.  And of their children Jessie Eva Richards born August 11th 1896 died Jany. 1st 1898.  Daisy Richards born Nov 18th 1903 died Jany 14th 1904.

27

TROTT A.J

Headstone.     In God’s keeping.  Amanda Jane TROTT

18. Sep. 1979 ~ 20. Feb.1980

27

SWEETING R, J & M.A

Headstone.     In loving memory of Rose SWEETING who died December 7th1884 aged 4 years & 4 months.  “The lord gave and the lord hath taken away blessed be the name of the lord”.  Also of James Sweeting who died June 4th1919 aged 80 years.  Also of Mary Ann Sweeting wife of the above who died 19 June 1919 aged 75 years.  “Peace perfect peace”



Row 28

28

EDWARDS

Small headstone.     Cherished memories of Alexandra EDWARDS.  Born 21. April 1980 died 25. April 1980.

28

BLACKMORE

A & C

Black polished headstone.     Treasured memories of Alice devoted wife of Charles BLACKMORE.  Died 13th March 1979 aged 75.  Reunited with her beloved husband Charles who died 25th Sept 1984 aged 83.  “A loving mum and dad in God’s eternal keeping”

28

COZENS

Headstone.     In loving memory of my dear husband Walter Robert COZENS.  Died Dec. 11th 1971 aged 68.  And his loving wife Mary Ellen Cozens.  Died Feb. 11th 1997 aged 94.

28

RICHARDS R.L

Headstone.     In loving memory of Rose Lily RICHARDS.  Who passed away 28th Nov 1969 aged 76 years.  “Peace perfect peace”

28

SWEETING
F & H

Tablet and flower holders.  Frank SWEETING died December 1931 aged 64  And Helen Sweeting died November 1938 aged 73.

28

SWEETING
A & S

Tablet and flower holder.     Annie SWEETING died January 1954 aged 77. Sidney Sweeting died April 1959 aged 82



Row 29

29

POOLE
S.A & F.H

Headstone and kerb.     In loving memory of devoted wife and mother Sarah Ann POOLE who passed away Oct 9th 1943 aged 70 years.  Also Francis Henry Poole died March 19th 1957 aged 85 years.  “At rest”  “Blessed are the pure in heart”

29

RICHARDS
T.E & E.R

Headstone.     In loving memory of our parents Thomas E RICHARDS passed away 26th November 1975 aged 70.  And Elsie R Richards.  Reunited 12thSeptember 1988 aged 88.

29

HOLMES

Headstone.     In loving memory of a beloved husband and father Rev. R Howard HOLMES.  Vicar of this parish 1956 – 1964.  “Called to rest” 20thDec 1979 – aged 80.  “In his presence there is fulness of joy”.  Also of his devoted wife Evelyn Anne.  Reunited 24th Oct 1980 – aged 81.  “Lo I am with you always”

29

GOLBY

Cross and kerb.     In loving memory of Maurice Edward GOLBY A.K.C.  Vicar of Creech St Michael 1931 – 1945 died 13 Feb 1945.



Row 30

30

KINGDON

Cross on rough hewn block.     In loving memory of John KINGDON died July 23 1883 aged 57.  Also of Sarah Kingdon his beloved wife died May 8 1915 aged 91.  “Peace perfect peace”



Row 31

31

POOLE H.G

CWGC Headstone.     3/114 Private H.G. POOLE Wiltshire Regiment died 28 Nov 1915 aged 23.  Named on the war memorial but initials are reversed.

31

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Small stone marker and flower holder

31

MERRY

Headstone.     In loving memory of Rhoda MERRY.  Died 23rd Dec 2000 aged 91.  “Loved and remembered every day”

31

SWEETING
J & M

Headstone.     In memory of Jack SWEETING who died 26th February 1982 aged 75 years.  And his wife May Sweeting who died 11th October 1982 aged 75 years.  “ Always remembered ”

31

HOGAN

Small headstone.     “In god’s care” Rebecca HOGAN 30th Aug 1981 ~ 7thSep 1981

31

BUDD

White tablet.     In loving memory of Albert Richard Edward BUDD. 15thAugust 1916  23rd August 1991.  And his beloved wife Doris Mary Budd.  30th April 1919 12th October 2002.  “Resting in the lord”

31

FFRENCH

Headstone.     Cherished memories of our dear son James FFRENCH. 23rdNov. 1987. Aged 3 Months.  “Jesus called a little child”



ROW 32

32

POOLE
B & L

Headstone.     In loving memory of Benedict POOLE died 12 Nov 1932 aged 69.  And his wife Louisa Poole died 22 Feb 1947 aged 78.

Also their granddaughter Violet May COLEMAN died 16 May 2002 aged 77

COLEMAN
V. M

32

SWEETING
S.J

Headstone.     Sidney John SWEETING (Tacker). 8th February 2002. Aged 85

32

JAY W & E.M

Headstone.     Walter JAY ‘Wallie’ 1898 – 1970. And his wife Elsie May Jay 1904 – 1979.

32

RICHES

Flat tablet.     Abutting JAY headstone Peter Alfred RICHES 1927 – 2003.

32

MORRIS
W & E.E

Headstone and kerb.     In loving memory of William MORRIS M.A. The beloved husband of Elizabeth Ethel who was called to higher service on Sept 25th 1947 in his 62nd Year.  Vicar of Creech St Michael 1945 – 1947.  “beloved brother and faithful minister to the lord”  Eph    Also of Elizabeth Ethel wife of the above died Feby. 3rd 1949 in her 67 year.



ROW 33

33

OSTREHAN

Cross.      In loving memory of Ellen Josephine OSTREHAN who died March 6th 1899 aged 66 years.  “May she rest in peace”.  Lucretta Ann Ostrehan died August 27th 1901 Aged 79.

Ostrehan’s are also commemorated within the church.

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