St Philip and St James' Church burial ground, Witton le Wear, Durham, England

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Monument list surnamefull namebirth
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1AndersonGeorge Andersonid: 781376639728old stone , year and age below ground
John Anderson
Margaret Anderson

2BrownbridgeJohn Brownbridgeid: 782276640415Stone badly eroded no years , ages or mother visible
John Brownbridge
William Brownbridge
William Brownbridge
John Brownbridge

3BrownbridgeMargaret Ann Brownbridge185621858id: 779676638318
William Brownbridge
Hannah Brownbridge

4BulmerThomas Bulmer1723851808id: 778876637732
Hannah Bulmer23 Year not clear
Jane Bulmer1730511781

5BustonMary Buston1814441858id: 778576637526
Isabella Buston184411845
Mary Buston184811849
Phoebe Buston1846
William James Buston
William James Buston Parish Clerk and School Master
Margery Buston

6BustonWilliam Buston1724711795id: 7812766396341
Margaret Buston1775161791
Isabella Buston1770361806
Thomas Buston1875 Age not clear,he was the son of William and Elizabeth.Born 1764 Witton le Wear,died 1838,aged abt 74.
Elizabeth Buston1731641795

7ChismanJohn Chisman1714461760id: 77847663749

8ClarkWilliam Clark183071837id: 779776638418
John Clark1799461845
Margaret Clark1789761865

9DickinsonGeorge Dickinson181551820id: 7786
(2 images)
Joshua Dickinson
Esther Dickinson
George Dickinson1751351786
Mary Dickinson1746881834 Wife of George

10DixonJames Dixonid: 7790
(2 images)
76637925Stone badly eroded and most of inscription now missing
Mary Dixon179051795
Hannah Smith18 Stone eroded
Judith Smith Died in infancy. Daughter of Robert and Hannah
Robert Smith Husband of Hannah
Christopher Stephenson Stone eroded
Joseph Dixon1762771839 of Toft Hill
Dixon1720761796 Christian name eroded away

11DunnElizabeth Dunn184711848id: 782776640829
William Dunn184911850
William Dunn1816331849
Hannah Dunn

12EdgerPhillis Edger1804421846id: 7820
(2 images)
William Brownbridge1816181834
John Brownbridge
John Edger
Jane Brownbridge
Ann Brownbridge1798531851
Joseph Brownbridge
Mary Brownbridge1823141837
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13EmmersonAlice Emmerson1818id: 7799
(2 images)
76638624Stone eroded Year not clear
Francis Emmerson year and age below ground. Died at Tindale near Sunderland Bridge

14EmmersonAnn Emmerson178181789id: 781776640124
George Emmerson1773231796
John Emmerson1773341807
Robert Emmerson1778181796
John Emmerson of Lane House in Chapelry of Hamsterly
Ann Emmerson1746721818
Hannah Emmerson1777191796

15EmmersonWilliam Emmerson1802251827id: 779876638527Died at Coxhoe
George Emmerson1773651838 Died at Coxhoe
Margaret Emmerson1774661840 Died at Coxhoe
Mary Maria Longrigg1796561852

16HardingThomas Harding1780461826id: 7823
(2 images)
Margaret Harding1784571841

17HareMary Hare179731800id: 7801
(2 images)
John Hare1802281830
George Hare1766771843
Ann Hare1785741859
Ann Hare180011801

18HeppleJoseph Hepple1756431799id: 780076638721

19HutchinsonAnn Hutchinsonid: 781576639914Inscription hidden below ground
John Hutchinson of Middleton Cottage Teesdale

20HutchinsonWilliam Hutchinson1720761796id: 7830
(2 images)
76641014of Low Bitchburn
Isaac Hutchinson1749671816
Jacob Hutchinson1755891844 of Stanhope Weardale
John Hutchinson
Joseph Hutchinson
Thomas Hutchinson
Mary Hutchinson1726991825

21JacksonCuthbert Jacksonid: 77927663809stone badly eroded

22LintonGeorge Linton1806301836id: 780576639119Veterinary Surgeon. Two of his infant children lie by his side.

23MccullaghA C H Mccullaghid: 781076639418Church Warden 1948 - 1964. inscription in church steps
L I R Mccullagh1974 Member of Church Council 1948 -1972 inscription in church steps

24MoensJohn Baptist Moens1788321820id: 781476639824Native of France. Taught French in Witton School

25NewbyEliza Newby1id: 780676639217Stone eroded year not clear
George Newby

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The postcode for this burial ground is DL14 0AR - if you have a GPS this might be useful to locate this burial ground!

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