Gravestone Photographic Resource
An international directory of grave, tomb, war and other death memorials.
All GPR entries for the surname HUGHES
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Use one of the above links or the column headings above to change the display order.
A name listed within double quotes is either a nickname or pet name.
If a person you searching for is not listed then have a look at the alternative spellings of the surname HUGHES by looking at all the surnames starting with the letters H.
If that fails then use the Full Name Search with just the surname HUGHES.This will give you similar names as well as entries for maiden and family names.
About the HUGHES names held within the GPR
This page contains a list of all the entries for the surname, maiden and family name HUGHES that are held within the Gravestone Photographic Resource online database. It is quite likely that there are also entries available for alternative spellings of this name. It is very easy for you to check to see if there are any alternative spellings: you just need to look at the page that shows all the names listed under the starting letter (H in this case) of the surname you are interested in.
The HUGHES name may also be found within either maiden or family names stored within the GPR.
If you click on a particular name or GPR reference number above you will see details of what information is held for that particular grave monument. If there is a high quality image available then you will be able to order a free copy of it.
If you click on a particular church, parish or town name above then you will see details of all the grave monument images that are available for that particular location.
If there is a blank in the relationship column above then it means that this person is the first named individual on the grave monument.
If you are interested in ordering a number of different images from different graves monuments, it may help if you list in grave order so that everyone mentioned on the same monument are listed together.
Please note that all ages and dates of birth listed in the above list that are shown in red have been calculated and are probably not on the monument.
You should treat the calculated dates of birth with caution as the ages given on monuments are often inaccurate.
The dates and ages on many monuments are also often hard to read.
It is therefore important to use the dates as guides as they may be incorrect.
The same person may appear many times in the above list.
This is because a person can easily be listed on many different monuments.
For instance, a person could be listed on their own grave as well as on the gravestone monuments of their children and their spouse.
Occasionally names will be duplicated because the monument has in error been photographed and indexed twice.
Where a relationship is shown as unknown, this usually means that parts of the monument are illegible and relationship cannot be read.
Where no relationship is given this means that this is normally the first name on the monument.
All the relationships on any particular monument relate to this first named individual.
If there is no burial date then it is likely that they are not buried at this location.
Please note that the GPR records ALL names on monuments.
All comment /feedback /help requests within the Gravestone Photographic Resource for the name HUGHES
Thank you so much, unexpected find. Sheila Rose Spry, my mothers sister's grave, in St Michaels, Fobbing, also had a memorial stone to her uncle Edward George Hughes, whom died in Italy during WWII. Thank you so much Charles and team, what a great service you provide.
I find your website very confusing. Not at all easy to understand
Charles, Thank you for your very quick response to my request for a larger photo of my Charles Hughes relative. As I live in the USA, you might imagine that it is quite difficult to do research from here. You are so very kind to furnish this site to all of us at no charge. I hope to make it to England and Ireland in 2020 to do more research. Thank you again for your kindness.
Thank you for sending me the link to my Great,Great Grandparents headstone. Interesting to find they had a Grandson we didn't know about who was buried with them. What a very interesting informative site.
Amazed to find photo of a gravestone of family member
William and Caroline Hughes
Thank you for providing a photo of the headstone. It has encouraged me to visit as soon as I can to see it for myself
I want to thank you for spending the time photographing and indexing this project. I am in the states and finding my 3X grandfather\\\'s tombstone in Hartlepool has made my day. A good friend in the UK was the researcher who saw your website and passed the information along to me. THANK YOU from the stateside family of Samuel Hughes buried in Hartlepool, England.
grave of Annie Hughes
Hi ,requested the image on Sat eve and low and behold by Sunday morn I had it
What a wonderful ,quick service you offer I will definately be looking again.THANKYOU
Reverend John Conway Hughes
Thank you very much. This service is invaluable and as it is a voluntary one I must congratulate the person I dealt with - Charles Sale - and endorse the service 100%. Many thanks.
Remarkbly you had a photo of the gravestone of my maternal grand parents. My mother is 87 and is delighted!
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