|no.||family surname||full name||birth|
|1||Algar||Ethel Algar||1891||59||1950||id: Shim52||452490||1179||Southeast corner of churchyard; next to Ellen Norman headstone.|
|2||Back||Corinne Back||1944||52||1996||id: Shim12||452439||1210||Artist (possible connection to Monica Florence Roberts-Jones in next grave).|
|Kenneth William Back||1944||58||2002||Artist/tutor.|
|3||Buxton||David Grant Buxton||1917||85||2002||id: Shim46||452473||1203|
|Diana Mildred Buxton||1915||90||2005|
|4||Catchpole||Charles Catchpole||1823||81||1904||id: Shim60||452498||1207|
|5||Catchpole||Charles Catchpole||1823||81||1904||id: Shim33||452460||1240|
|6||Catchpole||George Catchpole||1824||69||1893||id: Shim59||452497||1209||Details from church plan and online sources.|
|7||Catchpole||Horace William Catchpole||1866||44||1910||id: Shim8||452435||1177||Husband of Emma Catchpole. Died at Dickleburgh (a nearby village).|
|8||Chatten||Temperence Chatten||1760||80||1840||id: Shim64||452502||1224|
|9||Chilvers||Ernest Walter Chilvers||1875||67||1942||id: Shim16||452443||1220||1|
|Gertrude May Chilvers||1882||77||1959|
|10||Cooper||Ann Cooper||1768||29||1797||id: Shim43||452470||1141|
|Elizabeth Cooper||17||Died in December 1815.|
|11||Cotton||Frederick Cotton||1891||25||1916||id: Shim50||452477||1151||WW1 - 1st Norfolk Regiment. Buried in this churchyard with CWGC headstone. visit http://www.visitchurches.org.uk/Assets/Conservationdocuments/ShimplingsCommemorated.pdf?1406823210 for more about this soldier.|
|12||Cotton||Frederick Cotton||1891||25||1916||id: Shim19||452446||1159||1||WW1 - Norfolk Regimant. Repatriated to Bournemouth Military Hospital but died of dysentery.|
|13||Cotton||May Maud Cotton||1891||66||1957||id: Shim67||452505||1169||1||Churchyard plan gives her name as Mary Maud Cotton. Her grave is in the foreground of the photo.|
|14||Cotton||Percy Edward Cotton||1882||75||1957||id: Shim49||452476||1181||1|
|Olive Aileen Cotton||1890||79||1969|
|15||Cullum||Charles Cullum||1812||69||1881||id: Shim38||452465||1195|
|16||Dixon||Barnabas Dixon||1797||14||1811||id: Shim47||452474||1169||2||Son of John and Elizabeth Dixon.|
|17||Dye||Ernest William Dye||1896||84||1980||id: Shim48||452475||1236|
|Elsie Mabel Dye||1884||58||1942|
|18||Edwards||Benjamin Edwards||1809||80||1889||id: Shim69||452507||1114|
|19||Edwards||Mary Edwards||1827||71||1898||id: Shim70||452508||1111||Wife of Benjamin Edwards.|
|20||Ford||Charlotte Barnes Ford||1819||75||1894||id: Shim44||452471||1203||It is unclear whether her surname was Ford or Barnes Ford.|
|21||Ford||George Barnes Ford||1823||76||1899||id: Shim45||452472||1174|
|22||Gamester||John Gamester||1858||75||1933||id: Shim57||452495||1248||All that remains now is grass but the grave is between the two leftmost (ivy covered) coffin tombs of the Green family and the distant headstone (leaning on it's footstone) of George Alfred Gorrod.|
|Alice Gamester||1900||74||1974||South side of church at Eastern end.|
|23||Garnham||John Henry Garnham||1915||id: Shim50||452479||1156||WW1 - 1st Northants Regiment. Visit http://www.visitchurches.org.uk/Assets/Conservationdocuments/ShimplingsCommemorated.pdf?1406823210 for more about this soldier.|
|24||Garnham||John Herbert Garnham||1916||id: Shim50||452478||1211||WW1 - 9th Norfolk Regiment. Visit http://www.visitchurches.org.uk/Assets/Conservationdocuments/ShimplingsCommemorated.pdf?1406823210 for more about this soldier.|
|25||Ginn||Martin Ayland Ginn||1874||53||1927||id: Shim68||452506||1216||His grave is the one with the broken cross in the foreground.|
Grave Monument Photographs
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