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Deaths by drowning

no.full nameburial
year
agenotes
1Robert George 186919Drowned at Firth of Balbrogie. A grandson of Isabella McKenzie
2Adam Adamson180054Mariner_drowned in the Tees
3James Allen187557Drowned off Bamburgh Castle.
4James Allen187533Drowned off Bamburgh Castle.
5John Allen187524Drowned off Bamburgh Castle.
6Thomas Allen187569Drowned off Bamburgh Castle.
7James Rennie Anderson190015Accidentally Drowned At Uphall Pond
8William Phillipson Anningson189940Drowned off Harwich
9T ArcherDrowned at the wreck of H.M.S. Birkenhead on 26th February 1852
10J ArmstrongDrowned at the wreck of H.M.S. Birkenhead on 26th February 1852
11Charles Baker189025Who was drowned at Blakeney
12John Baker188956Who was drowned at Blakeney
13James Richard Balaam187922Drowned in Salerno
14William John Balfre191717drowned at sea
15Tom John Barker191431of New Delaval accidentally drowned whilst bathing on Blyth Sands
16William Barker191426of New Delaval accidentally drowned whilst bathing on Blyth Sands
17William Barnes194829
Died 25th Dec 1948.These 2 brothers drowned in the same incident that claimed the life of Eileen Beddington who is also buried in this section (image 9576). See http://trove.nla.gov.au
18Edmund Richard Barnett1928Supposedly died by drowning.
19J BarrettDrowned at the wreck of H.M.S. Birkenhead on 26th February 1852
20John Barrett17d 17??? - Drowned off Whitby
21William Nathan Barron1917Drowned at sea
22John Henry Baskcomb188424drowned at Kurzemoor Denmark
23James Bastian186035Drowned in Falmouth Harbour
24Richmond Curle Bateman1874Drowned off the coast of Yokohama
25Thomas Batty1864Drowned while bathing at ? Damaged stone
26Annie Emma Beale188114Who were accidentally drowned in River Brue July 15 1881
27George Beaumont1817Drowned off Shetland. DoD indistinct.
28Emily Beazley1914aged 7m accidentally drowned Hokianga
29Rose Beazley191420
Accidentally drowned Hokianga Auckland weekly News - BEAZLEY Hokianga Harbour near Rawene - Monday morning Mrs Frederick BEAZLEY aged 20 yrs and her 1 year old child drowned when the punt they were in swamped Three others were rescued
30William Joseph Beckwith183925master mariner drowned at sea
31Eileen Bedington194824
Accidentally drowned. 25th Dec 1948. This was the same incident that took the lives of two brothers (Barnes) also buried in this section (image 9810). See http://trove.nla.gov.au
32Lancelot Edward Bell188643drowned in R Orwell
33T BellinghamDrowned at the wreck of H.M.S. Birkenhead on 26th February 1852
34Arthur Bemrose192834Accidentally drowned
35Ella Mary Bennett191449Drowned in the “Empress of Ireland”
36William Hooper Benoke187025drowned was the grandson of Elizabeth and William Challacombe.
37J Berry194330Petty officer Royal Navy no D/KX.80971. Drowned in the sinking of HMS Charybdis.
38Hugh Arthur Bishop190667Drowned off Blakeney Bar This stone was erected by a few friends
39Thomas Bishop88
In Memory of Thos. Bishop who was drownded Nov 11th 1807, Aged 33 Years Please note - the age is 33, not 88. This is the same Thomas Bishop who is commemorated, on the Sheringham Memorial to Fishermen lost at sea. Two boats capsized within a few yards of the shore in the Great Storm of Nov 11th 1807. Five other men were lost in the same disaster. He was born in Feb 1775 and was married.
40William Edward Black187831
Third son of Dr Patrick Black Navy officer drowned in the shipwreck of HMS Eurydice off the Isle of Wight
41Jacob Blackburn178734Drowned near Black Tar; Haverfordwest
42Walter Blackmore191015drowned in R Torridge
43William Blank185130Drowned at Adelaide; South Australia
44George Blick188918drowned
45Sidney T Booker188918Drowned in the wreck of the Billaport off Iquique; Peru.
46W BoswellDrowned at the wreck of H.M.S. Birkenhead on 26th February 1852
47Frederick George Bowen185618who drowned off Southend
48David Boyd195430drowned in Buenos Aires
49Rupert Ainsley Boyd1927Served with the 17th Lancers. Drowned in Palermo; Sicily.
50Richard Cutcliffe Boyle187519drowned
51G BradleyDrowned at the wreck of H.M.S. Birkenhead on 26th February 1852
52Richard Braund187941Drowned in ilfracombe
53Wiliam Bristow55
Those whose names are here recorded were accidentally drowned in the river Ouse whilst returning from singing the praises of their Saviour in the neighbouring townships; on December 26th 1923. Gods Will Be Done. As a tribute of respect to the memory of the sufferers; and of deep compassion for their sorrowing families; their common landlord; Beilby Thompson of Escrick Park has errected this monument. William Bristow; Parish Clerk.
54John Brodie191532Accidentally drowned at Grandmere; Quebeck
55Henry Jasper Brook183519Accidently drowned at Appledore
56Frederick Thomas Brown194144Drowned
57James Maggs Brown191541accidentally drowned in Ipswich dock whilst working on HMS Submarine D4
58Kenneth Brown1917236th R. War. Regt. Drowned on duty at Blyth
59Samuel Brumstead187618The latter was drowned while bathing in the river Wensum
60James Buchanan28born Cir 1871, died 8 May 1899 drowned in Kirkliston Distillery Reservoir
61Charles Lowe Buckingham188745
drowned after the monarch capsized; the captain of the yacht was william rice rumson who is also buried in this churchyard
62Edmund Alfred Buckingham185812drowned
63Henry Alexandra Buckingham186126drowned
64James Thomas Buckingham185323drowned
65William Burman187739drowned
66James Burn184438Drowned in the River Esk. Age indistinct.
67James Burn14Drowned in the river Esk
68John Burn184035Drowned in the St Lawrence river. Age indistinct.
69John Burn15Drowned in the River St Lawrence
70John Butler189551drowned with son
71John Pascal Butler189518drowned with father
72Thomas Butler187130Drowned at sea
73Charles William Buttond 18?? of Caistor; Lincolnshire. Drowned.Date concealed.
74Joseph Bye187816drowned in the Pentland Firth
75William John Bye188222drowned on a voyage from New Zealand to London
76J ByrneDrowned at the wreck of H.M.S. Birkenhead on 26th February 1852
77 B______en179032Surname indistinct.Drowned in the Wash
78Henry Edward Cadell185723Drowned attempting to cross the Balonne Creek Barwan River New South Wales
79Alice Came191516Drowned at Pakirl
80Waverly Arthur Cameron189123
Waverley Arthur Cameron Editor Oban Times Second Son Of Duncan Cameron Drowned On The 4th of June 1891 By The Foundering Of A Sailing Boat Off The Island Of Lismore Argyllshire Aged 23 Years To Thee The Love Of Woman Hath Gone Down Dark Flow Thy Tides O'er Manhood's Noble Head O'er Youth's Bright Locks And Beauty's Flow'ry Crown. Yet Must Thou Hear A Voice: Restore The Dead Earth Shall Reclaim Her Precious Things From Thee Restore, Restore The Dead, Thou Sea
81Levi Capper190240Drowned
82Joseph Carmichael18575Age 5 years 11 months drowned at Thorne
83Hillary Wilson Carr190113of Trimmingham; accidently drowned while bathing at Cromer
84M CarringtonDrowned at the wreck of H.M.S. Birkenhead on 26th February 1852
85George Henry Carroll194216drowned at Gayndah
86H Carson194333Royal Navy no D/JX.257519. Drowned in the sinking of HMS Charybdis.
87Ellen Castle188945drowned
88Charles Arnold Caust190627drowned at Henley Beach while endeavoring to rescue others in peril
89M CellarsDrowned at the wreck of H.M.S. Birkenhead on 26th February 1852
90E L Chegwin1943Royal Navy no D/KX95986. Drowned in the sinking of HMS Charybdis.
91George Henry Chrisp190362drowned in the Omaka River
92Charles William Chudleigh19446Grandson. Accidentally drowned 23rd Feb 1944 (cremated)
93Catherine Clare185328Hop Picker's memorial to 30 people drowned in the River Medway. Native of Ireland.
94John Clark185029Drowned
95Joseph E Clark189132drowned at laguna
96John Clarke182410found drowned
97William Clarke182232Mariner who was drowned near this port
98William Henry Clarke184428Mariner who was drowned October the 29th 1844
99Robert Matthew Clarkson18776Drowned at Holmsund; Umea and was interred there
100Ralph Cleghorn183752Mate of the sloop Thistle who fell overboard and was drowned in the harbour.

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