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Ryde Cemetery

Mr Charles Birch Vane (Major)

Title: Mr
Forenames: Charles Birch
Surnames: Vane
Date of Death: 29/04/1874
Age at Death Years: 66
Military Rank: Major
Map Reference Number: RSHG 018 A3
Plot Number: Ryde Old Cemetery Section G Plot 963
Grave Description: GOTHIC STYLE HEADSTONE, KERBS AND GRASS TOP

Grave Condition Description: Headstone fairly good, evidence that once there were railings now gone

Other Information: The Gentleman's Magazine of 1855 states that on Jan 3 Capt. Charles Birch Vane, 9th Foot, was made Major.

Old Website Grave ID: 4233

Inscription:

SACRED

TO THE MEMORY OF

MAJOR CHARLES BIRCH VANE

LATE 9th Regt;

WHO FELL ASLEEP APRIL 29th

1874

AGED 66 YEARS

"With Christ which is far better"

ALSO

TO THE MEMORY OF

MARY ANN VANE

WIDOW OF THE ABOVE

WHO DIED JANYARY 15th

1886

AGED 60 YEARS

Photographs:

Janette Gregson
C & M Vane (Sept 2007)
Photographer: Janette Gregson
Janette Gregson
C & M Vane (Sept 2007)
Photographer: Janette Gregson

Related Documents:

PDF file: Census; Death; Funeral.
''Entries from the 1861 and 1871 census and the death notice and funeral report from the IW Observer.''

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