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Ryde Cemetery

Rev Walter Hugh Earle Welby

Title: Rev
Forenames: Walter Hugh Earle
Surnames: Welby
Date of Birth: 19/08/1833
Date of Death: 08/02/1912
Burial Date: 13/02/1912
Age at Death Years: 78
Grave Type: Marked
Map Reference Number: RSHG 031 C1/D1
Plot Number: Ryde New Cemetery Section E Plot 1139
Grave Description: Stone kerbstone surround, triple plinth with tall stone cross, leaded lettering in Gothic script.

Grave Condition: Good
Grave Condition Description: Easy to read, part of kerbstone fallen over

Other Information: Added birth & burial dates, source: Registrars, Newspaper and Burial records

Old Website Grave ID: 7417

Inscription:

On cross
IHS

Top Plinth
IN
DEAREST
REMEMBRANCE OF

Middle Plinth
WALTER HUGH EARLE WELBY
M.A.PRIEST
3RD SON OF SIR GLYNNE EARLE WELBY.BART.
PASSED INTO REST FEBRUARY 8TH 1912
AND OF HIS WIFE FLORENCE LAURA
WHO DIED SEPTEMBER 17TH 1913

Bottom Plinth
"THERE IN THY GRACIOUS KEEPING
LEAVE WE NOW THY SERVANTS SLEEPING"

Photographs:

David Earle
W Welby (Jan 2009)
Photographer: David Earle
David Earle
W Welby (Jan 2009)
Photographer: David Earle
Tim Welstead
Plaque in All Saints Church (transcript in documents)
Photographer: Tim Welstead

Related Documents:

PDF file: Obituary; Funeral.
''The obituary and funeral report from the IW Observer.''
PDF file: National Probate Calendar
PDF file: Will 1912 from the IW Observer
PDF file: Transcription from the Plaque in All Saints' Church

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