St Thomas' Church burial ground, Melling, Lancashire, England

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Monument list surnamefull namebirth
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101LedsonDaniel Ledson1837581895id: 45225778711088of Fazakerley
Maria Caroline Ledson1844821926 died at Bonnywell House , Leigh

102LedsonEllen Ledson1847531900id: 45615779031074Wife of Edward Ledson
Mary Ledson1878341912
Edward Ledson1848611909

103LedsonEvelyne Winifred Ledson1904531957id: 450257785410881
Henry Ledson1903551958

104LedsonGeorge Ledson1792521844id: 46275779501105of Simonswood
Hannah Ledson1835471882
Annie Ledson1796761872

105LedsonJohn Ledsonid: 467957797810731only words on stone

106LeeWilliam Charles Lee1909281937id: 45415778881106Accidentaly Killed
Charles Lee
Alice Jane Lee1885661951 mother of above and wife of Charles

107LovatHeather Lovat193181939id: 45195778681082age 8 y 4 months - died suddenly daughter of Harold Lovat and Mary Fraser
Harold Fraser1901801981
Mary Fraser1907601967

108LuntHenry John Lunt1865621927id: 44635778191075
Fanny Lunt1867691936

109LuntThomas Lunt1765861851id: 45975779291080The Buriel Place of

110LyallThomas Alexander Lyall1864id: 45545778981089age 10 months - son of George and Emma Lyall

111LyonJoseph Lyon45id: 44375777961081of Walton on the hill
Margaret Lyon
Albert Lyon1885421927

112ManchesterHenry Manchester1868441912id: 44755778281079husband of Mary
Henry Manchester1900411941
Mary Manchester77 date covered with ivy

113ManchesterJoseph Manchester1881691950id: 45085778591080
William Edward Ledson1906531959 husband of Elsie and son in law of above
Elsie Ledson1907771984
Esther Manchester1885951980

114MarksArthur Marks1883681951id: 44835778361101Husband and Father
Ivy Alice Chevaux1916882004 The Ashes , Daughter of Arthur and Lillian
Selina Lillian Marks1889

115MarrowPheobe Marrowid: 46575779671075Rd Bolton
Isabel Hill180461810 Daughter of Dorothy Hill

116MasonJames Mason1768571825id: 46135779391093
Sarah Mason183011831 age 13 months
John Mason date illegible

117MasonMargaret Mason1809id: 46145779401075daughter of James and Sarah
James Mason
Sarah Mason

118MatherThomas Barry Matherid: 44655778201071
Johnstone ? Mather1836 very faint difficult to read

119MattocksEbeneza Mattocks1850611911id: 44745778271105Husband of Mary Jane
Henry Mattocks1894211915 killed in action in france
William Mattocks1871461917
Mary Jane Mattocks

120MawdsleyHenry Mawdsley1789431832id: 46405779571078
Robert Mawdsley1823691892
Elizabeth Mawdsley1798831881
Sarah Mawdsley1830811911
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121MawdsleyJames Mawdsley1847601907id: 44615778171086Son of Henry Mawdsley of Downholland
Henry Mawdsley

122McdouglasJohn Mcdouglas1842731915id: 46675779731072age 73? - son in law of late John Barnes of Maghull
John Barnes
Margaret Amelia Mcdouglas1855701925

123McfarlaneMay & Harold Mcfarlaneid: 44845778371070no other details on stone

124McminnDavid Mcminn1841421883id: 46055779341074Husband of Sara Louisa
Sarah Louisa Mcminn1844871931

125MeadowsGeogre Meadowsid: 46215779441117of Sephton

126MillerMary Jane Miller1862431905id: 45915779231074wife of William Miller of Bickerstaff
William Miller1861481909

127MolyneuxEdward Molyneuxid: 46895779801069The Buriel Place of

128MolyneuxGeorge Molyneux179411795id: 46805779791079age 17 months

129MorreyHenry Morrey1849541903id: 44225777811114
William Dickinson
Martha Morrey1851461897
Annie Dickinson1889331922 Beloved daughter of William and Sarah Dickinson
Sarah Dickinson

130MossMary Moss1786451831id: 46025779321074
Thomas Moss1807671874
John Moss1843771920
Thomas Moss1849521901

131NixonJohn William Nixon1885691954id: 44945778471077
Florence Louise Nixon1899601959

132NorrisNorman Anthony Norris1940151955id: 44885778411069
George Norris1900661966 Husband of Mary
Mary Norris1909831992

133OcklestonThomas Ockleston1833671900id: 44585778141075
Hannah Harrison8 age 8 years - Daughter of William and Ann
William Harrison1869751944

134OrrettMargaret Orrettid: 45715779081080
Ralph Orrett1862
Henry Orrett61
Mary Ann Orrett obscured by ivy

135OwenIsaac Owen1854501904id: 45215778701070Husband of Margaret
Margaret Owen1856581914

136OylerLucy Oyler1852351887id: 44385777971066
Thomas Oyler1812841896
Catherine Oyler1837781915
Martha M Humphreys1839631902

137ParrEsther Parr1879421921id: 44315777901086Wife of James Parr of Liverpool
Margaret Parr
Isaac Parr1858601918 Father of James and Margaret Parr
James Parr

138ParrHenry Parr183341837id: 44305777891085
Jas Isaac Parr1905 age 5 month - Grandsons of I and J Parr
Thos Hy Parr1905 age 2 weeks - Only beloved children of Jas and Estha Parr
Jane Parr1856571913
Eliabeth Jane Parr1899 age 13 1/2
Elizabeth Ann Parr1878 age 3 months - Children of I and J Parr
Elizabeth Jane Todd1910 age 3 weeks
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139ParryJames Parry190371910id: 44735778261074son of Owen and Mary Parry
Owen Parry1864511915 husband of Mary
Mary Parry

140PilkingtonMargaret Pilkington1896id: 44545778101071obscured by ivy
Ada Pilkington1901
Henry Pilkington1895
Henry Pilkington1889 age 11 weeks
Mary Pilkington46 Wife of Henry Pilkington

141PinningtonHelen Pinnington1880531933id: 45245778721081wife of Arthur
Arthur Pinnington1882581940
Ann Pinnington d 18?6 age 6 months - children of E Pinnington
Edward Pinnington1841881929
Elizabeth Pinnington1845741919 wife of Edward
James Pinnington1871 age 5 weeks

142PlumbleyJames Plumbley188411885id: 44355777941070age 20 months - Son of William and Ann Plumbley
William Plumbley1865571922
Ann Plumbley1858551913

143PoorLydiate Poorid: 45865779191068

144Prescott Prescott1865531918id: 45485778931077
Martha Prescott1888831971
Richard Prescott1861781939

145PyeElizabeth Pye1869id: 46665779721136the rest too faint to read

146RasburnHarried Ann Rasburn1886701956id: 44965778491077
Thomas Rasburn1884841968

147RawlinsonJoseph Rawlinson1831481879id: 44295777881079
Martha Rawlinson1873151888
Edward Rawlinson1875211896
Martha Rawlinson1835441879

148RennieElizabeth Ann Rennie1885571942id: 45155778661085
Christina Shand Rennie1883631946 born at Turrif Aberdeenshire
James Rennie1885651950

149RigbySamuel Rigby1838501888id: 465157796310931
Margaret Ann Latham1939 second daughter and wife of Charles Latham
Gertrude Rigby1869771946
Marion Tyrer Rigby1866731939
Edward Hulme Rigby1869471916 laid to rest in the Cemetery in Tientsin China
Charles Latham
Margaret Rigby1834811915

150RobertsJohn Roberts1869331902id: 44155777741070Only son
Eliabeth Roberts1865731938 Passed Away Good Friday
John Samel Lucas1892121904 Eldest Son

151RobertsWilliam Holt Roberts1899521951id: 45095778601076

152RobertsonJane Robertson1829741903id: 44165777751069
William James Robertson1856721928

153RoseGeorge Charles Gowlett Rose1874761950id: 45135778641090
Beatrice May Rose1880891969 name obscured and faint

154RowleySarah Rowley1825431868id: 45275778741074
George Rowley1831771908

155RushtonIsabella Rushton1868551923id: 45645779061083wife of late Thomas Rushton
Thomas Rushton
Ellen Rimmer1964
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156SergentFlorence Sergent1876611937id: 44535778091068Wife of Richard P Sergent
Richard Pennington Sergent1962

157ServiceAlexander Service1894711965id: 44925778451067

158SharrockPeter Sharrock1892261918id: 444957780610761Killed in action Beugnatre
Jeffery Sharrock1910741984
Elsie May Holcroft1880821962

159SilcockJane Silcock1886311917id: 44335777921076daughter of David and Mary
John Silcock1889581947
William Silcock1883391922
David Silcock1862631925 Husband of Mary
Mary Silcock1855841939

160SmethurstPhyllis Vera Smethurst1905id: 44625778181076age 4 1/2 months - daughter of George and Ellen Smethhurst
George Smethurst1877711948 late of this parish
Ellen Smethurst

161SmithEllen Smith1765471812id: 46065779351080wife of John Smith
John Smith

162SmithGeorge Smith54id: 45525778971090
Catherine Smith1902
Jessica Whiteside1887

163SmithGeorge Smith1765571822id: 46495779621080Of Maghull
Ann Smith1790541844
Ellen Smith1809711880
Mary Ellen Smith1848581906 daughter of George and Ellen
Edward Smith1787391826
George Smith1817501867 son of the last named
Elizabeth Smith1752811833

164SmithMaisie Smith1923812004id: 45115778621081
Ray Smith1921862007

165SmithWilliam Smith1854581912id: 44195777781079
George H J Smith1888301918 In France
Lydia Smith1853751928

166SteelJessie Shaw Steel1903id: 44215777801085age 10 1/2 - Daughter of James and Jessie steel
James Steel1887801967
James Steel1861451906
Jessie Steel
Alice Steel1917651982
Elizabeth Steel1928451973
Jessica Steel1921561977
Joan Steel1922441966 Devoted Daughters of James and Agnes
Agnes Steel1890821972

167StopforthThomas Stopforth1839661905id: 44185777771090
Alice Stopforth1844761920

168StricklandGeorge Strickland1808771885id: 444857780510801
Ada Strickland96
Christopher Strickland1839691908 Husband of Louisa Strickland
Norman Strickland1917 Killed at ypres
Louisa Strickland1838861924

169Sumner Sumner1852801932id: 45375778841089too faint to read Husband of Mary
Mary Sumner

170SumnerAnne Sumner1827461873id: 46325779531080wife of Edward Sumner
Edward Sumner1823631886
George Sumner1859331892
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171SumnerJames Sumner1821id: 45765779131068The Buriel Place

172SumnerMargaret Sumner188541889id: 46295779521076age 4 years 11 months - Daughter of Thomas and Annie
Thomas Sumner1857801937
Annie Sumner1858431901

173SumnerThomas Sumner1769481817id: 45845779171070Of Liverpool

174SwichJohn Swichid: 46465779611076
Ellen Swich at Denby their Burial Place

175TaskerSylvester Tasker1868811949id: 46085779361101
Henry Tasker1902781980
Margaret Tasker1860961956
Margaret Tasker1893951988
Sylvester Tasker1901811982

176TaylorJames Taylorid: 45855779181081
James Daniel Taylor1901 age 3 months
Martha Taylor

177TaylorJames Edward Taylor1871111882id: 46685779741075Eldest son of James and Nancy
John Taylor1874201894 son o J and N Taylor
James Taylor1845741919
Nancy Taylor1849361885
Mary Alice Taylor1879231902
Nancy Jane Taylor1876181894
Elizabeth Taylor1856821938

178ThompsonWilliam Thompson1900581958id: 450357785512022Husband of Ann Thompson. 4 children: Fred, Freda, Eunice & William.
Ann Thompson1888851973

179ThomsonMary Thomson188641890id: 44595779011069daughter of George and Ellen Thomson
George Thomson1860431903
Ellen Thomson1862871949
Ellen Thomson1889221911 daughter of George and Ellen

180TowersWilliam Towers1885641949id: 45045778561080
Rita Tyrer1947 age 7 months - Daughter of henry Tyrer
Jessie Tyrer1908831991 Mother and Wife of Above
Henry Tyrer1893771970

181TownsendAlice Townsendid: 46365779541098buriel place of John and Alice Townsend
John Townsend

182TownsendAlice Townsend1811721883id: 46375779551109
John Townsend1817711888

183TownsendJames Townsend1813431856id: 46285779511120
Amelia Townsend1838161854
Nancy Townsend1839551894
George Townsend1846661912
John Townsend1858731931
Alice Townsend1818831901
Nancy Bolton

184TranpAnn Tranpid: 45775779141073The Buriel Place of ? And Ann Tranp?

185TroutbeckAnette Troutbeck1826261852id: 46765779761069wife of Charles Stoess Consul for Banaria
Charles Guillaume Pierre Stoess1822691891

186TroutbeckAnthony Troutbeck1817311848id: 46755779751067

187TroutbeckWilfred Troutbeck1787811868id: 46775779771080

188TyrerElizabeth Ann Tyrer1857321889id: 44575778131109Daughter of Margaret and the late Edward Charnock if Rose Bank Farm Fazackerley
Edward Charnock
Margaret Charnock
Henry Tyrer1917 Killed in Action
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189TyrerThomas Savage Tyrer82id: 44565778121114
Ann Mary Tyrer
Bartholomew Patrick Tyrer
Ann Tyrer87 dates obscured by ivy

190TyrerWilliam Tyrer1830501880id: 46435779601075of Aintree
Margaret Tyrer1812771889

191UnderwoodJohn Underwood1872851957id: 44975778501079
Catherine Underwood1964 age 7?

192VaughanJohn Vaughan1897231920id: 45475778921081died for his country son of Robert and Jessie
William Vaughan1892351927
Robert Vaughan1870681938 Husband of Jessie
Jessie Vaughan1871871958
Jessie Vaughan1902191921 sister of above

193VenablesRichard Henry Venables1867471914id: 44775778301089Husband of Mary
George E Webster7
Mary Venables1864731937

194WainwrightGeogre Wainwright1731id: 46225779451089

195WarrenerJane Warrener1972id: 44765778291074age 2 days

196WatsonAlexander Watson1898id: 44245777831121age 8 months - Errectd by James and MaryWatson
Agnes Watson Died in infancy

197WeaverClara Octavia Weaver1866631929id: 45345778811109wife of A F Weaver
Alexander F Weaver1867721939 husband of Clara
Constance Alice Ambrose1872751947

198WebsterAlice Webster1834id: 46525779641089age 4 months
Margaret Webster1849 age 9 months

199WebsterMary Webster1812701882id: 46535779651090
Alice Webster1904
Ralph Webster1811791890

200WebsterReginald Richard Webster1899id: 44445778021069age 22 days - Loved son of John and Anne Pilkington
Annie Pilkington1857751932
John Pilkington1854471901
Annie Wilson
Thomas Wilson61 d 194?

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