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St Peters, East Blatchington
Seaford

Memorial Inscriptions

Names A-E

Memorials are listed in alphabetical order by Surname
A ~ B ~ C ~ D
[ PR = Parish Register. OS = Other Source ]   Most images are clickable for larger versions

AdamiAde
ELIZABETH
SHAW ADAMI

17th July 1965
Aged 96 years

Adami
Elizabeth Shaw Adami

[ C54. Memorial tablet ]
In Loving Remembrance
Of
THOMAS ADE
(of Sutton Mills, Seaford)
Who died April 6th1883,
in the 30th year of his age,
"Trusting in the Lord”

Also of THOMAS ADE,
Father of the above
(owner of Sutton Mills for 40 years),
Who died June 7th 1887
Aged 65 years.
"For He so giveth His beloved sleep.”
PS: CXXVII. 2.

Also his wife MARY ANN
Wife of the above
Who died May 25th 1898
Aged 76 years.

[ D04 ]
Thomas Ade
Thomas Ade, his wife Mary, and his father Thomas

Alce
G and M Alce
George and Maria Alce
In
Loving Memory
GEORGE ALCE
Who died Febry 1892 Aged 71

Also of
MARIA
wife of the above
Who died Augst 12th 1886
Aged 61
Thy Will be done.

[ A12.
OS: Parents of Lucy Rosser ]
JAMES ALCE
Departed this life
September 10th 1875
Aged 74.

[ F06 ]


Loving Remembrance
Of
JOHN ALCE
Who departed this life
August 20th 1890
Aged 78 years

[ F05 ]

AldredAnderson / Martin
In
Memory of
JOHN ALDRED
F - - - - Major
of the Dragoon Guard
Who departed this life
January 11th 1811
Aged 39 years

I loving husband
I friend sincere
I Christian soldier
Lyeth here


M A
1811
[Footstone. G10.
PR: John Aldred was a Farrier and Major,
responsible for the care of the horses]
John Aldred
John Aldred's headstone, in the wood around the churchyard


[ Major Aldred's headstone ]
MAUD ANDERSON
1887 – 1965
MABEL EMILY
MARTIN

1885 – 1983
Anderson and Martin
Memorial tablet for Maud Anderson & Mabel Martin


[ C53. Memorial tablet ]

AndrewBBamforth
EILEEN ANDREW
28. 12. 1921 – 14. 01. 2011

[ C58. Memorial tablet ]
H.C.B
1853
1935
M.E.B.
18-3
1935
 

[ C80. Memorial tablet ]
In
Loving
Memory of
KEITH
BAMFORTH

24. 4. 50 – 4. 1. 08
[White marble vase with incised rose,
East end of Church]

BeanBeattieBeattie
In Memory of
JOHN BEAN
Who died March 2nd 1813
Aged 65

Also of
MARY BEAN his widow
Who died November 3rd 1816
Aged 65

[ C43 ]
FREDERICK
ALEXANDER
BEATTIE

15th February 1958
Aged 80 years

[ C70. Memorial tablet ]
MAUD
FLORENCE
BEATTIE

6th December 1945
Aged 71 years

[ C79. Memorial tablet ]

BowmanBrazierBrook
In
Loving Memory
of
EMILY ROSE BOWMAN
Died February 3rd 1901,
Aged 71
"Here is the patience and the faith of the saints.”
Rev. XIII. 10

Also of ELIZA BOWMAN,
died May 26th 1902, aged 81. Daughter of the late
Dep: Com: General Bowman
"I will give you rest.” St Matt: XI 28.

[ A10. On the Kerb ]
In Memory of
EDWARD BRAZIER
Died April 21 1805
Aged 1 year

E B 1805

[ C40. Footstone ]
MARY MAUDE
BROOK

15th October 1969
Aged 93

[ C72. Memorial tablet ]

Brook
Sacred to the Memory of
Mr THOMAS PURTON BROOK
Who died April 6th 1822
Aged 38
Also of ANN the wife of
Mr Thomas Purton Brook
Who died June 27th 1818
Aged 26 years
Brook Tomb
The Brook family tomb

[ C07. The Brook Family Tomb ]
Two -- children of Thos Purton
& Ann Brook
a Son still born
& Daughter ANN
Aged 7 weeks

BrownBrowningBurnet
ALICE
MARY BROWN

28th September 1964
Aged 90 years.

[ C56. Memorial tablet ]
PERCY TRIQUET
BROWNING

8 October 1882
3 December 1947
Rector of this Parish
R.I.P.

[ C61 ]
In Memory of
JULIA CLEMON
Wife of Boyd Burnet,
Who died in London,
Janry 26th 1882,
Aged 54 years.
Also of the above named
BOYD BURNET,
Who died at Seaford, May 20th 1891
Aged 62 years.

[ G01. On scroll ]

RICHARD BURNET
Son of the above,
Who died April 30th 1870,
Aged 10 months.

[ G01. On base ]
The Burnett Tomb
The Boyd, Julia and Richard Burnet tomb


Polished granite scroll on plinth, with chains strung between six dwarf octagonal granite pillars round the edge of the grave

Carter
In
Loving remembrance
JAMES CARTER
Who departed this life
February 12 1875
Aged 60 years

Blessed are the dead which die
In the Lord.


[ A07 ]
Sophia and James Carter
Sophia & James Carter's headstones (Celtic crosses)
In
Loving Remembrance
SOPHIA CARTER
Departed this life
September 187--
Aged 2- Years

Lord Jesus P--- My Spirit

[ A08 ]

CauldwellCave
LEONARD VERNON
CAULDWELL

1878 – 1967

ETHEL, his wife
1873 – 1955

[ C49. Memorial tablet ]
ELIZABETH MARY
CAVE

16th February 1879
6th February 1951
R.I.P.

[ C62. Memorial tablet ]

ChambersChester
WILLIAM CHAMBERS Esq
Died May 7. 1808. Aged 57 years.
He was a sincere Friend and an honest Man.
His widow
Erected this Monument
As a Tribute of her
Affection.

Chambers
William Chambers Memorial

[ H06. Pale grey marble plaque mounted on north of the altar ]
In
Loving Memory
Of
CHARLES WILLIAM,
Younger son of the late
GRANADO CHESTER, H.E.I.C.S. *
Born in St Helier's, Jersey,
March 13th 1854,
Died in this Parish,
May 7th 1891.

Deeply mourned by his sorrowing widow
And all who loved him.

[ C05. * Honourable East India Company Service ]
Chester
Charles William Chester's grave

CloaseCooperCousins
In Remembrance of
Mrs MARY ANNE CLOASE
Who departed this life
November 12 1829
Aged 30 years

M A C
1829

[ E01. Footstone ]
M A Cloase
Mary Anne Cloase's headstone
FRANCIS AUGUSTUS
COOPER

19th October 1968
Aged 77 years
Jesu Mercy

[ F09 ]
To the Glory of God and in Loving Memory of
WALTER JAMES COUSINS
For some years Churchwarden of this Church
Who entered into rest Feb 23rd 1910
Aged 47 years

[ H01. Brass plaque, South side of Church.
Buried in Seaford Cemetery (B2-2105) ]

CoxwellCrang
Coxwell Memorial Tablet
Henry Coxwell Memorial, St Peter's
This tablet is placed here to the memory of
The famous aeronaut
HENRY TRACEY COXWELL
For many years a resident of this Parish
Died Jan. 5, 1900, aged 81 years.

Of the many remarkable balloon ascents made by him
for scientific purposes during his long career
the most notable was from Wolverhampton, September 1 1862
when he reached an altitude of seven miles
the greatest height ever attained by man.

Erected by his widow.

[ H09. White marble plaque on grey granite plaque.
Coxwell crest & motto Vigila et ora
- Watch and Pray.
The grave of Coxwell & his wife is in Seaford Cemetery.
The record height for an ascent without oxygen or pressure-
suits has never been broken ]
In
Loving Memory of
JOHN HAY CRANG
Captain, R.N.
Died Novr 19th 1887, aged 76.
"That rock was Christ" 1 Cor. X. 4

While I draw this fleeting breath
When my eyelids close in death,
When I soar to worlds unknown
See thee on thy judgement throne,
Rock of ages cleft for me,
Let me hide myself in thee.

"Blessed are the dead which die
In the Lord."
Rev. XIV. 13

Also of CAROLINE, his wife,
Died 13th May 1911. Aged 79 years.
My peace I give unto you.
John 14. 27
[ A09. Footstone ]

CroweDaleDanby
ELSIE SOPHIA
CATHARINA
CROWE

23rd June 1965
Aged 64 years.

[ C55 ]
DORIS EMILY DALE
Obit 11th June 1975
PETER DALE
Priest
Obit 1st Nov 1979
Mary
Help
Jesu
Mercy
[ F06 ]
St Francis of Assisi
Remember ye in the Lord
THOMAS WILLIAM and
GERTRUDE ELIZABETH MARY DANBY
Their daughter mourning
Their loss and honouring their
Memory has caused the window
To be set up. March 1929
Deus Miseratur

[ H07. Stained glass window. Thomas & Gertrude
are buried in Seaford Cemetery, B2-2162/63 ]

Dennis
In loving memory of the Revd R.N. DENNIS B.A. for 35 years
Rector of this Parish and of his pious care of the Church and
Churchyard this Lychgate was erected by his Widow, A.D. 1892

[ Robert Nathaniel. Lychgate at the entrance to the
churchyard, on Blatchington Hill ]
Sacred to the memory of
NATHANIEL ROBERT DENNIS
Who departed this life
Sept 8 1859 aged 75

For all flesh is as grass
And all the glory of man as the flower of grass.
The grass withereth and the flower thereof
Falleth away but the Word of the Lord endureth for ever.

1 Peter 1 XXIV
Erected to the memory
Of the REV: NR: DENNIS by
His widow ANNE DENNIS – 1860

[ Nathaniel Robert. Stained glass window in three parts,
East window ]
[ G09, H08, C18 and H04. See also King ]

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MARY DENTON
27th July 1975
Aged 88 years

[ C45. Memorial tablet ]
In
Loving Memory
of
JAMES DEVONSHIRE
Who departed this life
11th August 1888. Aged 42 years

"I am the Resurrection and the Life."

[ D01 ]
ANNE MARGARET
DICKINSON

9th September 1956
Aged 73 years

[ C77. Memorial tablet ]

DitchDuffDunn
Here lieth --- Body of
WILLIAM DITCH late of
Bishopstone who d----ted
This Li -- 17-- Aged
-- years
---- Body of NAOMI
His Wife who died May 7 ---- aged 78 years.

[ E05. Large slab, possibly the top of a sunken chest tomb, which appears
at this spot in an early 19th century watercolour.
PR: Naomi Ditch interred 10 May 1719 & William Ditch on 26 Oct 1731]
In Affectionate Remembrance
of
WILLIAM HENRY
The beloved child of
Charles William and
Eliza Jane Duff,
Who departed this life
January 6th 1888,
Aged 14 months

"Jesus called a little child
unto Him." Matt. XVIII ii
"Safe in the arms of Jesus."
KEN DUNN
1927 – 2000

[ Plain memorial vase ]

 Dymond 
  In Memory
Of JOHN DYMOND late
Sarjeant Major of the
Second Somerset Militia. Who
Departed this life May -
1807 aged 48 years.
A soldier lies here
Death’s victim food for worms
Flesh must return to dust
And the heart must cease its beating.
Reader remember this
As a last tribute of respect this
Stone is erected by the non-commissiond
Officers of the Regiment.
Band (-) Thos. Frank South 2nd Somt Batt

[ G02. Heavily decorated with plants and possibly
a military crest and angel ]
 

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