B35         Tombstone. 2750l x 480h x 1830w, sarcophagus carved with cross and inscribed sides on base slab. course granite with limestone base stone, good condition but inscription fair, still enclosed in wrought iron railings.

 

HERE RESTETH THE BODY OF SAMUEL PRESTON CHILD OF WOOD HALL IN THIS PARISH, BORN MAY 10TH 1787

DIED FEB. 17TH 1869, AGED 81 YEARS.

ALSO OF JANE, HIS WIFE, WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE 30TH AUGUST 1871, IN THE 78TH YEAR OF HER AGE.

ALSO OF FREDERICK SAMUEL CHILD, THEIR SON

OF THE MADRAS CIVIL SERVICE

WHO DIED AT BATH OCTOBER 1ST 1873, AGED 47.

ALSO OF

THEIR DAUGHTER

ELLEN SARAH CHILD,

BORN MAY 23RD 1828,

DIED AT BATH NOV. 7TH 1886

 

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