St John's Church and Churchyard, Ashley. Monumental Inscriptions ...
St Johns Church & Churchyard. Ashley 38f/ Four sandstone kerbs and corner blocks. Top kerb. In loving memory of. Right hand kerb. GRACE beloved wife of HARRY KEY, of ASHLEY / who fell asleep Oct 26. 1918 aged 35 years. Bottom kerb. Asleep in Jesus / blessed sleep. 39f/ Tall shaped sandstone headstone, flowers engraved at top. In loving memory of / DANN HILTON / (of LOGGERHEADS) / who departed this life Jan 1 1909 / aged 59 years. / on that happy Easter morning / all the graves their dead restore, / Father, sister, child and mother, / meet once more. / Also SARAH ANN / wife of the above / who departed this life July 29 1926 / aged 75 years / Al;so JOHN HENRY / youngest son of the above / killed in action in SALONICA / July 20. 1918. aged 27 years. / "Though lost to sight to memory dear." 40f/ Small shaped sandstone headstone, fallen forward, with 3 buried kerbs. In loving memory of / GEORGE / beloved husband of / MARANDA STEELE / late of SILVERDALE / who died Sep 13th 1912, aged 66 years / "Nearer to God to Thee". 41f/ 4 sandstone kerbs. Top kerb. In loving memory of R.H.kerb. ANNE MAY beloved wife of ALBERT JACKSON of HOOKGATE / died June 3rd 1911, aged 30 years. L.H.kerb. Also their daughters ANNIE MAY JACKSON / died January 10th 1914 aged 2 years. and VERA NELLIE JACKSON / died October 20th 1918 aged 13 years. Bottom kerb. With Jesus which is far better. 42f/ Shaped sandstone, carved flower decoration at top. In loving memory of / THOMAS NICKLIN / of ASHLEY / who died June 11th 1908 / aged 69 years / "Fondly loved, sorely missed" / Also ANN / relict of the above / fell asleep March 3rd 1912 / aged 72 years. / "Peace perfect peace; with loved ones far away / in Jesu's keeping we are safe and they. ' / Also of / MARGEURITA E.M.PRESTON / grandchild of the above / who died Oct.1.1901 / aged 4 months. 43f/ White stone, clasped hands decoration at top. In loving memory of / MARY / the beloved wife of / FREDERICK LEIGHTON / (THE ROWNEY FARM) / who fell asleep March 12th 1906 / aged 36 years / "Thy will be done '. 44f/ Tall white stone, clapsed hands decoration at top. In loving memory of / WILLIAM / the beloved husband of / M.J.MYATT / of ROBIN HOOD ASHLEY / who fell asleep April 23rd 1904 / aged 66 years / "Blessed are the dead which die in the / Lord, for they rest from their labours. ' / Also MARY JANE MYATT / widow of the above / who died April 11th 1929 / aged 79 years / "He giveth his beloved sleep." © Philip Coops. (Betley) 2006 ©Dorothy Camden (Ashley) 1999 Page 40 of 91 12/30/2006
St Johns Church & Churchyard. Ashley 45f/ Tall white stone leaning slightly to left, carved decoration at top. In loving memory of / JANE / beloved wife of / HERBERT W. HULME, / of HOOKGATE / departed this life April 25. 1903 / aged 69 years. / "Until the day break and the shadows flee away." / Sol.2.17. / Also the above / HERBERT W. HULME / fell asleep Dec.13.1914 / aged 84 years / "He bringeth them unto their desired haven." / Also HERBERT ALLEN HULME / son of the above / died April 20.1936, aged 82 years / "Loved, honoured, remembered." 46f/ Tall weathered sandstone headstone with 3 kerbs, broken, carved decoration at top. In loving memory of / ANNIE ELIZABETH BIRCH, / beloved wife of THOMAS BUCKLEY / of ROWNEY FARM / who fell asleep Jan y 26th 1918 / aged 51 years. / "Until the day break." / Also the above / THOMAS BUCKLEY / PINEWOOD FARM, HOOKGATE / who fell asleep Jan y 21st 1937 / aged 76 years. 47f/ Sandstone cross on 3 tiered base. Bottom tier plus 4 kerbs buried. Cross, IHS Top tier. In / loving memory / of / RACHEL. Middle tier. The beloved wife of / JOHN EVERTON FELLOWS / of HOOKGATE / who fell asleep Aug.26th 1915, / aged 35 years. / In the midst of life / we are in death." Bottom tier. Also of HARRIET PARTON / widow of the late THOMAS PARTON / Mother of the above of JUG BANK ASHLEY / who fell asleep March 29th 1919 aged 78 years / "Thy will be done." 48f/ Cross and top tier of base missing. @ tier base and four kerbs are left. 2nd tier. ANN BRIDGET COLLIER / wife of WILLIAM COLLIER of ASHLEY / who died June 4th 1913 aged 72 years / "In thee, O Lord, have I hoped, let me / never be confounded." / R.I.P. 49f/ Brown stone- polished front, rounded top. In loving memory of / MOSES / beloved husband of / ANNIE TOMKINSON / of ASHLEY, / fell asleep Nov. 15th 1911 / aged 57 years. / "In the midst of life we are in death." / Also of the above / ANNIE TOMKINSON / who died April 26th 1941 / aged 85 years. / "At rest." 50f/ Shaped sandstone, carved decoration at top, incorporating "Thy will be done." In loving memory of / MARY / wife of RICHARD BLACKBURN / of ASHLEY / who fell asleep Oct. 18th 1906 / aged 62 years / "Be ye also ready, for in such / an hour as ye think not the / son of man cometh." / Also the above / RICHARD BLACKBURN / who fell asleep May 30th 1920 / aged 75 years. 51f/ Dark grey polished stone, etched church interior design top left. In loving memory / of / NANCY HUGHES / a caring wife / Mother and Nanna / died 3rd June 1992 / aged 66 years / "Forever in our thoughts"." 52f/ Small earth rectangle cut out of grass, child's grave. Square terracotta vase. BERYL / R.I.P. © Philip Coops. (Betley) 2006 ©Dorothy Camden (Ashley) 1999 Page 41 of 91 12/30/2006
St Johns Church & Churchyard. Ashle