MEVAGISSEY OLD CEMETERY

GRAVESTONE INSCRIPTIONS

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1….To the treasured memory of Edith faithful and loving wife of Wright Harris

 passed over March 26th 1928 

To live in the hearts of those we love is not to die

Also Wright Harris passed over November 27th 1951 aged 81 years

At Rest+

 

2….In affectionate remembrance of Edna loving and devoted wife of James Kemble

 who passed over March 18th 1929 aged 74 years 

Thy will be done 

And James kemble husband of above and Chemist of this town for 50 years  who

 passed peacefully away November 10th 1934 aged 81 years 

Until the day break+

 

3….In loving memory of  Selina the beloved wife of Nicholas Liddicoat who died

 October 31st 1925 aged 81 years 

Peace perfect peace 

And Nicholas Liddicoat died January 19th 1935 aged 91 years and 10 months

 Re-united+

 

4….Sacred to the memory of Ellen beloved daughter of William and 

Phillippa Roberts who died June 12th 1932 aged 76 years 

Also Ada Augusta Roberts sister of the above who died December 17th 1936 

aged 84 

Peace perfect peace+

 

5…. In loving memory of  Ada Dalby widow of the late John Maynard who entered

 into rest  April 26th 1946 

She has done what she could 

Ada Jane Hunkin Lelean who died January 22nd 1963+

 

6…. In loving memory of  Charles beloved husband of Annie Chesterfield died

 April 20th 1922 aged 62 

Also Annie wife of the above died December 10th 1928 aged 67+

 

7…. In loving memory of  Mary Lammie of Boston who fell asleep at Mevagissey

 April 28th 1916 

Until the day break+

 

8…. In loving memory of John son of Matthew H and Maria Lelean lost at sea

 August 16th1889 

Also of his beloved sisters Elizabeth Marian fell asleep May 21st 1919 

Alice Died May 18th 1929 

Even so father for so it seemed good in thy sight

 

9…. In loving memory of Matthew Hunkin Lelean M.M entered into rest 

February 5th 1927 aged 90 years 

Also Marie his beloved wife who joined him September 16th 1937 aged 95 years

 For ever with the Lord+

 

10…. In loving and grateful memory of Walter Williams who died at Portmellon

 July 16th 1931 aged 84 years and his wife Emma Gundry Williams who died 

August 22nd 1932 aged73 years+

 

11…. In loving memory of   Albert loving husband of Georgina Kent died 

September 20th 1916 aged 67 

At Rest 

Also Georgina his wife who died November 14th 1930 aged 81+

 

12….Esther Lina Dunn 1834 – 1916+

 

13…. In loving memory of Joseph Hocking died September 14th 1912 aged 64 

At Rest 

Also of Charles Hocking son of Joseph and Maria Hocking who died in France 14th

January 1918 aged 34+

 

14…. In loving memory of Caroline beloved wife of William Furse who died at

 Mevagissey March 9th 1913 aged 44 years 

Also Caroline daughter of the above died August 12th 1896 aged 6 years 

Until the day break and the shadows flee away 

Also William Furse died February 18th 1948 aged 83 

Safe within the peaceful haven 

All the stormy winds have passed+

 

15…. In loving memory of Grace beloved wife of William Thomas Dunn died

 August 15th 1912 aged 56 

Also William Thomas husband of the above who died December 5th 1919 

aged 66 years 

Not gone from memory 

Not gone from love 

But gone to their Fathers home above+

 

16…. In loving memory of Ann Maria beloved wife of Thomas Pearce born

 February 11th 1851 died December 5th 1911 

At Rest 

Also Percy son of the above born December 14th 1887 died May 23rd 1908 

Interred at Plymouth cemetery 

Also of the above named Thomas Pearce late Lloyds surveyor at Appledore Devon

 who passed away at Doun Hall Appledore February 17th 1935 aged 83 years 

Until the day dawns+

 

17…. In loving memory of Grace beloved wife of William Thomas Dunn died

 August 15th 1912 aged 56 

Also William Thomas husband of the above who died December 5th 1919 

aged 66 years. 

Not gone from memory, 

Not gone from love, 

But gone to their Fathers home above+

 

18… In loving memory of John Lelean the beloved husband of E Pollard who

 entered into rest March 28th 1911 aged 69 years 

He giveth his beloved sleep 

Also Eliza wife of the above who feel asleep July 17th 1918 aged 74 years 

The God of love and peace shall be with you+

 

19…. In loving memory of Margaret Jane the beloved wife of John E Pollard who

died August 16th 1910 aged 42 years 

She is not dead but sleepeth 

Asleep how calm how blessed when Christ the spirit keepeth 

The wearied frame hath rest. 

Also Captain John Edwin Pollard M.M. who died June 17th 1945 aged 80 years

Beloved husband Emmeline J. Pollard 

Underneath are the everlasting arms+

 

20…. In loving memory of Berriman Lutey the beloved husband of Catherine Lutey

 who died at Penwarne August 20th 1910 aged 40 years 

We miss the hand clasped 

Missed the loving smile 

Our hearts are broken but a little while 

And we shall pass within Gods comfort us God help us while we wait 

Also of Catherine his wife who died February 17th 1934 aged 74 years 

Re-united+

 

21…. In loving memory of Hannah beloved wife of Samuel Williams who died at

 sea View Portmellon Mevagissey July 7th 1908 aged 69 

He giveth his beloved sleep 

Also of the above named Samuel Williams died February 3rd 1911 aged 71 years

Until the day break and the shadows flee away+

 

22…. In loving memory of Emily the beloved wife of Peter Hunkin of Mevagissey

 who died August 29th 1907 aged 59 years. 

Her beauteous spirit now has fled from the realm of love and giving but her stainless

 monument shall be but her lives enriched by her living 

Also of the above named Peter Hunkin who died at Mevagissey October 8th 1918

 aged 70 years 

For thou from out are born of time and place 

The flood may bear me far. 

I hope to see my pilot face to face when I have crossed the bar+

 

23…. In loving memory of William Wills Thomas who died February 29th 

  24…. In loving memory of Richard the beloved husband of Elizabeth Behennah

 who  died July 9th  1932 aged 64 years 

God shall wipe away all tears 

Also Elizabeth Hingston beloved wife of the above who passed away 

November 9th 1941 aged 73 years 

Re-united+

 

25….Sacred to the memory of Tom Bice died October 31st 1931 aged 73 

Also Charlotta Elizabeth his beloved wife  died August 29th 1935 aged 74+

 

26…. In loving memory of Richard Blamey died April 9th 1934 aged 79 

Also of Margaretta his beloved wife died January 18th 1931 aged 60+

 

27…. In loving memory of Alfred Rowe who died January 4th 1929 aged 56 years

 Until the day breaks+

 

28….In treasured memory of James (Willie) Way who died 

February 14th 1929 aged 36+

 

29…. In loving memory of James beloved husband of Eliza Jane Wilson died

 December 20th 1923 aged 79 

My home is dark without thee 

I miss thee every where 

Also of Eliza Jane his wife died July 27th 1929 aged 82 

At evening time it shall be light+

 

30…. In loving memory of Captain Richard Johns beloved husband of 

Eliza Jane Johns died April 21st 1923 aged 79 years 

At Rest+

 

31…. In loving memory of Florence wife of Edwin Hunkin Oct 12th 1914 aged 22

 Thy will be done (this grave has fallen apart)+

 

32…. In loving memory of Mary Ann wife of James Mills died 

April 6th 1913 aged 66 

Peace perfect peace +

 

33…. In loving memory of Edward beloved husband of Emily Hunkin who fell

 asleep at Mevagissey on March 30th 1916 aged 53 years 

Until the day break and the shadows flee away 

Also Emily his devoted wife passed peacefully away on April 8th 1951 

aged 87 years+

 

34…. In loving memory of Mary A. Hunkin wife of R. Wilber Hunkin 

died February 22nd 1919 

Rest in peace 

Also of R Wilber Hunkin who died December 31st 1940 aged 67 years 

Re-united+

 

35….To the memory of Charles  Pomeroy died February 3rd 1934 aged 83 

And Elizabeth his wife died July 2nd 1891 aged 42+

 

36… In loving memory of Josiah beloved husband of Mary Thomas died 

March 2nd 1924 aged 64 years 

In Gods own time our eyes shall see the face we love so dear 

Also Mary his beloved wife died June 19th 1955 aged 91 years 

Peace perfect peace+

 

 

37…. In loving memory of Ann Smith beloved wife of William Taylor 

died January 8th 1928 aged 75 

Also of the above named William Taylor who died January 15th 1931 aged 75+

 

38….Treasured memories of Father Daniel O’ Pearce died 

January 20th 1930 aged 85

Mother Mary J. Pearce died July 2nd 1928 aged 85 

Loved by all+

 

39…. In loving memory of my dear husband Frederick Mitchell who 

died January 24th 1931 aged 74 

Also of Sarah Jane his beloved wife who died August 23rd 1938 aged 76 +

 

40…. In loving memory of Christopher the beloved husband of Sophia Cloke who

 died May 21st 1932 aged 79 years. 

Also Sophia his loving wife died July 14th 1951 aged 89 years+

 

41….Treasured memories to our dear mother Sarah Caroline Beer Rickard died

 August 13th 1934 aged 69. 

William Thomas Olver Rickard beloved husband died May 26th 1935 aged 74 

A heavenly star shines on the grave of those we loved but could not save +

 

42…. In loving memory of Edith Luscombe dearly beloved wife of Henry Roberts

 who passed over March 2nd 1932 aged 68 years 

Also Henry her beloved husband died July 29th 1953 aged 90 years 

Re-united+

 

43…. In loving memory of John Burt died  November 12th 1947 aged  74 years 

Also Selina his beloved wife died  July 14th 1948 aged 74 +

 

44….Cherished memory  of Bill William John dearly loved child of Jonathan 

And Gladys Barron passed on February 16th 1933 aged 8 years +

 

45….Beloved memory of our darling boys Alec died August 19th 1920 

aged 6 years 11 months Lloyd died May 4th 1940 aged 7 years 5months 

Dear Children of Percy and Rosalie Hunkin+

 

46…. In loving memory of Charlotte beloved wife of John Barron died 

January 14th 1931 aged 56 years 

Also of John Barron beloved husband died October 21st 1958 aged 75 years +

 

47…. In loving memory of Elizabeth beloved wife of Robert T Barron who departed

 this life March 14th 1929 aged 64 years 

As we loved her so we miss her worthy of everlasting remembrance 

Also Robert her husband who died May 20th 1938 aged 73 years 

At Rest+

 

48….In loving memory of Mary Ann the beloved wife of William Frazier who

departed this life July 29th 1912 aged 55 years

She loved much.

Also of William Frazier beloved husband of the above who July 26th 1934

Aged 78 years

In the midst of life we are in death

Re-united+

 

49…. In loving memory of Thomas Pollard who departed this life 

October 21st 1917 aged 78 years

After Earths weary conflicting Heavens sweet rest.

Also Susan Jane his beloved wife who peacefully passed away 

February 1st 1917 Aged 84 years

Through the gates into thy City+

 

50…. Anne Pritchard 1876 – 1955 faithful and prudent may she rest in peace

Faith Ashford died June 24th 1967 faithful and true may she rest in peace +

 

51…. In loving memory of our dear parents Thomas Hunkin who 

died 4th Aug 1917 aged 44 years

Also of Hannah Elizabeth his beloved wife who May 29th 1954 aged 70 +

 

52…. In loving memory of Thomas Kymbrell who died April 11th 1911 

aged 81 years 

Also of Elizabeth Dodge Kymbrell wife of the above who 

died December 1st 1821 aged 83 years

O’ gentle Saviour by thy death we live to contrite sinners live eternal give+

 

53…. In loving memory of Mary Ann wife of John Body of Avalon who died

October 22nd 1914 aged 75 years

Also of John Body who died March 11th 1920 aged 78 years+

 

54….Hands together at rest Laura Hicks died November 6th 1946 aged 91

Thomas Hicks died June 7th 1885 aged 31 +

 

55…. In loving memory of Florrie beloved daughter of Josiah and Mary Thomas

died March 25th 1910 aged 22 years

Also of Josiah their beloved son who died November 15th 1911 aged 26 years

Thy will be done on Earth as it is in Heaven+

 

56…. In loving memory of Joseph the beloved husband of Harriet Elvins who 

died April 10th 1911 aged 69 years

Peace perfect peace

Also Harriet the beloved wife of the above who died August 17th 1921 

aged 80 years.

At rest+

 

57…. In loving memory of Arthur beloved husband of Emma Snell 

died October 2nd 1897 aged 35 Interred at Yarmouth

To fall asleep is not to die to dwell with Christ in eternal life

Also Arthur Brickell Snell their son drowned May 29th 1899 aged 

1 year and 8 months.

Jesu called????? Until him+

 

58…. In loving memory of James Frazier died September 12th 1905 aged 86 years

 Also of Mary his wife died February 2nd 1905 aged 83 years.

Until the day dawns+

 

59….In loving memory of  Charles Chesterfield of this Parish who died 

October 8th 1906 aged 84 years+

 

60….Sacred to the memory of Emily Alice beloved wife of Thomas Cregoe 

who died at Portmellon  July 14th 1905 aged 55 years

Until the day breaks

And of Thomas Henry Cregoe entered into rest on 3rd May 1920 +

 

61…. In loving memory of Susan Hocking who died February 10th 1905

aged 74 years Gone to be with Jesus

Also Richard husband of the above who died January 24th 1881 aged 61 years

In the midst of live we are in death

Also Richard Allen Master Mariner son of the above passed peacefully away

January 14th 1932 aged 77 years

Sweetly resting+

 

62…. In loving memory of Alice KempThorne Roberts died at Portmellon

November 27th 1904 aged 80 years

Also to John  P Cregoe died at Buluwayo June 12th 1901 aged 57

And of Christine Alice  Cregoe passed on December 1st 1945 aged 64

Resting where no shadows fall.+

 

63…. In loving memory of Elizabeth Margaret the beloved wife of William Joseph

 Robins died November 8th 1902 aged 55 years.

Yea though I walk through?? of the shadow of death I will fear no evil for thou art

with me my rod and thy staff They comfort me. A precious one has gone, A voice

we love is still, A place is vacant in our souls which can never be filled.

Also William Joseph beloved husband of the above died August 14th 1922

aged 75 years He briniest the to their desired Heaven +

 

64…. In loving memory of Ellen J Cloke who died January 12th 1903 aged 63 years.

 Blessed are they that die in the Lord

Also of Mary Cloke Murton died November 9th 1928 aged 78+

 

65…. In loving memory of William Hancock born April 22nd1826 

died February 9th 1903+

 

66…. In loving memory of William Charles Hocking beloved husband of Maud

died 27th May 1944 aged 51 years

Abide with me+

 

67…. In loving memory of Elizabeth wife of William Body and beloved mother of

 Emily Frances Varcoe, John Francis Varcoe, Emily Hunkin, Elizabeth Ann Body

 who departed this life December 21st 1898 aged 76 years.

Her end was peace.

Also of the above named John Francis beloved husband of Lavinia Varcoe

born August 16th  1845 died August 24th 1912+

 

68…. In loving memory of Martha the beloved wife of Edward Middleton departed

 this life at Ruddlemoore St Austell December 14th 1899 aged 36 years

Also of Mary Ann their only and beloved child who departed this life

October 27th 1901 aged 10 years

The Lord gave and the Lord has taken away

Blessed be the name of the Lord+

 

68…. Sacred to the memory of Thomas Lelean who died 28th March 1910

Aged 84 years

Also Martha wife of the above who died 6th June 1900 aged 68 years

With Christ+

 

69…. In loving memory of William T Kelly of this Parish who entered into rest

July 31st 1898 aged 60

Also Elizabeth Ann his beloved wife died August 13th 1920 aged 86 years

He giveth his beloved sleep+

 

70…. In loving memory of John the beloved husband of Martha Furse who died at

 Mevagissey September 11th 1901 aged 67 years

And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes and there shall be no death,

 neither sorrow, nor crying neither shall there be any more pain, for the former things

 are passed away

Also Martha wife of the above died 6th August 1923 aged 86 years

At rest+

 

71…. In loving memory of Rebecca Ann the beloved wife of James Barbery who

 died January 9th 1900 aged 72 years

Also of James their son who died June 28th 1876 Aged 22 years 

And William [Willie] Pearce the dearly beloved son of Alfred and M. J. L. Barbery

 and Grandson of the above who died December 1901 aged 3 years

Also James Barbery husband of the above died 1923 aged 93 years+

 

72…. In loving memory of Mary J L J Barbery wife of Alfred 

died 28th November 1951 aged 83

In loving memory of Alfred Barbery died November 6th 1945 aged 80 years +

 

73…. In loving memory of James Gill Philp who died January 3rd 1899 

aged 76 years 

His end was peace

Also Salina wife of the above who died December 20th 1904 aged 69 years

For ever with the Lord+

 

74…. In loving memory of John beloved husband of Eliza R Furse entered 

into rest March 12th 1898 aged 62

With Christ, which is far, better

And Eliza Ross his wife died July 5th 1929 aged 82

Peace perfect peace+

 

75…. To the memory of William Davies Lelean who died May 24th 1892

Aged 62 years

Also John Bassett Lelean brother of the above who died December 14th 1905

Aged 66 years

Until the day dawns+

 

76…. In loving memory of Elizabeth Jane Robins who died 

March 3rd 1896 Aged 53 years

Her end was peace+

 

77…. In loving memory of George Stephen Yates son of the Rev Stephen and

E. Annie Sutton who died September 25th 1894 aged 20 years

Not lost but gone before +

 

78…. In loving memory of William Hocking Robins who died at Vosi ??

July 3rd 1890 aged 53 years

Also his sons Willie died February 5th 1881 aged 12 years

Phillip died April 13th 1874 aged 14 days

Go he with Christ

Also Sophia wife of the above who fell asleep March 31st 1918 aged 79 years

Her end was peace+

 

80…. In loving memory of Peter Clarke Kendall who died November 22nd 1869

Aged 50 years

Also of Mary his beloved Wife who died May 14th 1890 aged 63 years

Gone but not forgotten +

 

81….Sacred to the memory of Salina Jane the beloved wife of Rev S Jones

Wesleyan Minister entered into rest March 1st 1889 aged 37 

Asleep in Jesus+

 

82….In loving memory of Edward Parnell  Over who died March 4th  1890 

aged 81 years

Also of  Elizabeth his wife who died October 3rd 1911 aged 96+

 

83…. In loving memory of Edmond Craggs who departed this life 

October 28th 1888 aged 60 years

Thy way not mine O’Lord

Also of Elizabeth his wife who died July 31st1911 aged 75

She has gone from pain and sorrow she has gone from toil and care 

She gone  to be with Jesus and I hope meet her there+

 

84…. In loving memory of Thomas Hunkin who died August 10th 1887 

aged 46 years 

Also of Mary Parkyn his beloved wife who died September 29th 1898 

aged 56 years 

Thy will be done+

 

85…. In loving memory of Betsey Ann (H)all daughter of the Rev Henry Ellis 

B. C. Minister who fell asleep in Jesus July 5th 1887 aged 18 years+

 

86…. In loving memory of a dear father and mother Samuel and Eliza Hunkin 

aged 90 and 86 years

Also their Grandson Maurice Hunkin killed in action H.M.S. Barham 

November 25th 1941 aged 24years+

 

87… In loving memory of Francis Cloke who died October 15th 1883 aged 51 years

 Also Hester beloved wife of the above who died April 30th 1920 aged 88 years

Also Mary Jane Lelean beloved daughter of the above interred in 

Woolwich cemetery At rest+

 

88… In loving memory of George Roche Jenkin died February 2nd 1910 aged 74.

And of Margaret his wife who died April 3rd 1886 aged 58+

 

89…. In loving memory of Joseph Rowett who died June 22nd 1888 aged 64 years+

 

90…. In loving memory of Carrie the beloved wife of the Rev W. T. Pullen

Wesleyan Minister who slept in Jesus January 21st 1887 aged 31 years

Thy way not mine O’Lord I will trust and not be afraid+

 

91….Our beloved father and mother John Williams died September 10th 1925 

aged 86, Olympia his wife died April 15th 1922 aged 79+

 

92….Hela? Mary Edward 1882 aged 29+

 

93…. In loving memory of William Robert the husband of Phillipa Roberts who

 suddenly exchange time for immortality on October 18th 1882 aged 62 years

Phillip????????????????????????????????????????????????????

 

94…. In loving memory of William Richards Pearce died August 29th 1885

aged 48 years

Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord+

 

95…. In loving memory of Margaret Ann the beloved wife of Capt R Johns 

who departed this life November 16th 1916 aged 59+

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