Ryde Social Heritage Group research the social history of the citizens of Ryde, Isle of Wight. Documenting their lives, businesses and burial transcriptions.
  • MENU
Ryde Cemetery

Mrs Ruth Batterbury

Title: Mrs
Forenames: Ruth
Surnames: Batterbury
Date of Death: 30/10/1938
Burial Date: 02/11/1938
Age at Death Years: 85
Grave Type: Marked
Map Reference Number: RSHG 049 D1
Plot Number: Ryde New Cemetery Section K Plot 3354
Grave Description: 3 tier plinth with cross (broken) lying in front. Full stone kerb surround with integral corners, lead lettering to kerb top and plinths.

Grave Condition: Fair
Grave Condition Description: Cross broken in 2 pieces

Other Information: Added burial date, source: Burial records

Inscription:

(plinth - top tier)
IN EVER
LOVING MEMORY OF
MY DEAR HUSBAND

(middle tier)
WILLIAM BATTERBURY,
ELDEST SON OF THE LATE
RICHARD BATTERBURY OF HAMPSTEAD.
BORN JULY 11. 1842. DIED JUNE 16. 1918.

(bottom tier)
ALSO OF RUTH, WIDOW OF THE ABOVE
WHO DIED OCTOBER 30. 1938, AGED 85.
R.I.P.

(east kerb)
"FOR SO HE GIVETH HIS BELOVED SLEEP"

(cross top)
IHS

Photographs:

Colin Hunt
Batterbury (Feb 2017)
Photographer: Colin Hunt
Colin Hunt
Batterbury (Feb 2017)
Photographer: Colin Hunt

Related Documents:

PDF file: Will Bequests

Have you found this website useful?

This website is run by volunteers, so if you have found this website to be of any use whatsoever then please make a donation towards it's upkeep via our 'contact form'.