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1…. Sacred to the memory of Mary Allen Thomas the wife of William Thomas 

of this Town who departed this life May 28th 1838 aged 26 years

Her end was peace

Also in memory of John Hunkin brother of the above who was drowned 

off Cape Hope November 24th 1834 aged 26 years+

 

2…. In memory of Matthew Henry son of Matthew and Louisa Hunkin 

who died July 6th 1863 aged 6 years and 9 months

A beauteous opening flower lies withering here it fell by deaths sharp scythe 

cut quickly down twill bloom again when Jesus shall appear in glory all 

his precious Saints to crown the mourners who have placed this humble 

stone with resignation cry thy will be done+   

 

3…. Sacred to the memory of Ann the beloved wife of John Hunkin of this 

Town who departed this life on the 8th January 1851 in the 71 year of her life+

 

4…. In loving memory of Peter Furse who died April 11th 1882 aged 71 years

Also Louisa his beloved wife who died October 26th 1879 aged 69+           

 

5…. In loving memory of Henry Varcoe who died August 29th 1879 aged 65 years

Also Elizabeth widow of the above named who 

died February 2nd 1892 aged 74 years 

Beloved by all+

 

6…. In loving memory of William Cowling Rolling who 

died December 20th 1878 aged 69 years 

Also of John Barret Rolling grandson of the above who died June 9th 1876 

Also of Elizabeth????????????????+

 

7…. In memory of Agnes the beloved wife of Thomas Gill who 

died January 4th 1879 aged 58 years. 

There I shall for ever stand with my Lord at his right hand and be forever blessed+

 

8…. In memory of Robert Stephens Libby who departed this life 

on October 29th 1880 aged 88 years 

Also Henry wife of the above who departed this life May 7th 1890 aged 97 years 

So he bringeth them unto their desired haven+

 

9…. Catherine F B Henwood ????????+

 

10…. In loving memory of Mary Kate wife of John T Moore 

died February 19th 1882 aged 22 years +

 

11…. In loving memory of John Hunkin of this Town who departed 

this life on the 4th March 1855 aged 73 years+  

 

12…. In memory of Rachel the beloved daughter of Edward and Jane Morris 

of the Town who departed March 5th 1856 aged 3 years????????????????+

 

13…. Sacred to the memory of Mary Ann daughter of George J and Mary S Dunn 

of this Parish who departed this life December 28th 1855 aged 24 years+

 

14…. In memory of Elizabeth the beloved wife of Nicholas Lelean 

who died on the 18th September 1858 aged 27 years+

 

15…. In memory of William Kent of this Town who departed this 

life on 20th February 1855 aged 82 years 

Also Jane the wife of the above who died on the 12th February 1837 aged 74

Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord+

 

16…. H. J. R. C. 1853+

 

17…. Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord here resteth the body 

of Harriett J R Crooks who died August XXX AD 1853+

 

18…. Sacred to the memory of Susanna the widow of George Hugoe 

who departed this life on the 14th March 1839 aged 82 years

 

19…. Sacred to the memory of Captain John Higman of Pentewan who 

departed this life March 5th in the year of our Lord 1824 aged 71 years. 

Who do mw mourn departed friend???? deaths ?????? 

Also of the memory of Duance the wife of the above who 

departed this life July 27th in the year of our Lord 1826 aged 57 years+

 

20…. In memory of John son of William and Eliza Warren who 

died January 21st 1871 aged 6 months+

 

21…. In loving memory of John Dungey who died September 1st 1879 aged 64 years. 

In the hope of resurrection unto eternal life through our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ+

 

22…. In loving memory of Mary Williams who departed this 

life October 10th 1880 aged 79 years+

 

23…. Sacred to the memory of William Hunkin who departed 

this life May 18th 1857 aged 78 years. 

Because I live he shall also+

 

24…. In loving memory of Henry Lobb of this Town who 

died on the 29th May 1857 aged 84 years+

 

25…. Sacred to the memory of William Brian Sharp of the Borough of 

Town of Fowey who departed this life 30th November 1857 aged 78 years+

 

26…. Sacred to the memory of Jane the daughter of Joseph and Jane Dunn 

who departed this life October 4th AD 1857 aged 24 years+

 

27…. Sacred to the memory of Joseph Dunn of this Town who 

died on the 13th January AD 1858 aged 57 years. 

There is more on this inscription but the stone is now half buried+

 

28…. Sacred to the memory of Jane the beloved wife of Joseph Dunn of this Town 

who departed this life on the 1st October 1858 aged 59 years+

 

29…. Sacred to the memory of Elizabeth the beloved wife of late John Clark of this

 Town born on the 29th September 1776 died on the 19th February 1858 in the 82nd 

year of her age. 

Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord+

 

30…. This stone is reared in memory of Peter Furse of this Town who departed this life

 on July 17th 1849 in the 66 year of his age. 

I heard a voice from Heaven say come unto me ???? blessed are the dead which die in

 the Lord from hence forth yea saith the spirit that they may rest from them labours and

 there works do flow+

 

31…. In loving memory of Richard Cullicott Brown who 

died June 10th 1881 aged 36 years+

 

32…. In loving remembrance of John the beloved son of John and Philippa Dunn 

who died August 20th 18?5 aged 24 years 

Also of John the beloved husband of Philippa who died on October 15th  ??????+

 

33…. In memory of Thomas Dunn who fell asleep in Jesus 

November 1st 1865 aged 45 years+

 

34…. In memory of James the beloved son of William and Matilda Pearce who died

 October 21st 1871 in his 24 years 

Weep not dear parents on me no more I am not lost but gone hence forth now as ??? you

 must be prepared for the coming and follow me. 

Also Mary Pearce daughter of the above died March 23rd 1870 aged 93+

 

35…. Sacred to the memory of William the son of William and Mary Hunkin of this

 Town who departed this life on 18th April 1829 aged 25 years and 8 months 

Also in memory of two infant daughters Mary and Eliza aged 17 months each 

Yet these new risings from the tomb with blessing brighter far shall shine revive 

with ever during gloom save from disease and decline+

 

36…. Sacred to the memory of Mary the beloved wife of David G Williams of this Town

 who died 27th May 1861 aged 42 years 

Where I am thine shall also my servant be o’death divine that ??? us to the sky+

 

37…. Sacred to the memory of Mary wife of William Hunkin born November 25th1879

 and departed this life on 30th March 1843 

Blessed are the dead for they shall die in the Lord+

 

38…. Sacred to the memory of Ann wife of John Lelean who departed this life on

 January 6th 1840 aged 69 years. 

Also John Lelean husband of the above who died November 1st 1840 i

n the 69 year of his age+

 

39…. Sacred to the memory of Elizabeth the widow of Thomas Hunkin of this Town 

who died April 18th 1838 aged 32 years. 

Also Elizabeth Jane the daughter of John and Elizabeth Lelean and granddaughter of the

 above who died April 23rd 1839 aged 8 months 

Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord 

Also William Glanville the son of John and Elizabeth Lelean who 

died October 18th 1849 aged 2 years and 2 months+

 

40…. Sacred to the memory of John Lelean M. M. died 

November 20th1869 aged 69 years 

Also his beloved wife Elizabeth who died January 26th 1850 aged 49 years 

Also John their beloved eldest son died at sea April 30th 1853 aged 20 years 

In his keeping. 

Grace Lelean died May 1879 +

 

41…. To the memory of Jane Hunkin who died December 19th AD 1843 

in the year of ?? age In  memory of the just is blessed +

 

42…. Sacred to the memory of Mary Ann the wife of Edward Brokensha of this Town

 who departed this life on the 17th January 1842 aged 26 years 

Also William son of the above who January 10th 1842 aged 6 months 

Forever crown the power of sin from pain and sickness cry 

I’ve reached the Heaven of repose where Christ is all to ????+

 

43…. Sacred to the memory of Sarah Cocks daughter of Nicholas and Sally Lelean who departed this life May 6th 1837 aged 10 years 

I found the Po of greates ? of price my heart does sing for joy and sing I must sing 

I have o what a Christ have I.  

Also in memory of Sarah Cocks and Bessie the beloved daughters of 

Nicholas and C. J. Lelean from me aged 12 years and 7 months February 9th 1867+

 

44…. Sacred to the memory of Ann the beloved wife of John Hunkin of this 

Town who departed this life on January 1851 in the 71 year of her age+

 

45…. In memory of Matthew Henry son of Matthew and Louisa Hunkin who 

died July 6th 1863 aged 6 years and 9 months+

 

46…. Sacred to the memory of Mary Allen Thomas the wife of William Thomas of this

 Town who departed this life May 28th 1838 aged 26 years 

Her end was peace. 

Also in memory of John Hunkin brother of the above who was drowned 

off Cape Horne November 24th 1834 aged 26 years+

 

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