The Monumental Inscriptions from the Friends Meeting House, Hogsty End (Woburn Sands) 

Generously provided by Bedfordshire Family History Society.

An inscription on front wall of Woburn Sands Library reads: “FRIENDS MEETINGS HAVE BEEN HELD IN THIS PARISH FROM ABOUT 1659.  THE BURIAL GROUND WAS PURCHASED 1674. HOGSTY END FRIENDS MEETING HOUSE STOOD HERE 1675 – 1901.”

MARY ANN INWOOD / Born March 14th 1825 / Died April 8th 1900
CHARLES INWOOD / Born Oct.13th 1827 / Died May 1st 1876
TYETH A. T. SPENCER / Born 11th of 10th Mo 1866 / Died 2nd of 6th Mo 1951
ELLENA SPENCER / Born 3rd of 2nd Mo 1878 / Died 18th of 1st Mo 1954
JOHN HENRY WALKER / of Aspley Guise / Late of Cockermouth / Died XII 3rd Month 1910 / Aged 39 years.
HENRY EDWARD GRACE / Born Feb XXVII 1856 / Died Dec XXX 1940
HENRIETTA AMELIA GRACE / Born Feb XXIII 1855 / Died Dec VII 1950
WILLIAM CHARLES WHITEMAN / Born March XI 1864 / Died May XVIII 1936
HANNAH HALL / Beloved Wife of ARTHUR HALL / Christmas Day 1948
ARTHUR HALL / Born May XX 1858 / Died Feb.! 1929
ABRAHAM WHITEHEAD / Born 10 V 1778 / Died 13 II 1829 (or 3 II 1829)
JOHN WIFFEN / Born 17 IX 1761 / Died 13 VII 1802
JOSEPHINE WALKER / of Aspley Guise / Late of Cockermouth / Died 7 III 1918 / Aged 44 years
JOHN JOICE WIFFEN / Born 3 II 1801 / Died 19 III 1802
JEREMIAH H WIFFEN / Born 30 XII 1792 / Died 2 V 1836
ELIZABETH WIFFEN / Born 1 XIII 1761 / Died 20 VI 1840 (or 1841)
MARY WIFFEN / Born 23 II 1791 / Died 21 IX 1849
SOPHIA E WIFFEN / Born 24 X 1796 / Died 16 I 1864
BENJAMIN B WIFFEN / born 28 X 1794 / Died 18 III 1867
JOSEPH GRIMES / Born 3 Month 8 1847 / Died 11 Month 21 1909
MARY WHITE / Born …….00 / [Remainder Unreadable]
RICHARD EDWARD WHITE / Born 6 XI 1799 / Died 17 XII 1879
MARIA WHITE / Born ….  1830 / Died IV 4 1922
MARY FRANCES WHITE / Born … 1843 / Died XVIII 4 1921
In Memory of / MARIA THORPE / Died 19 XI 1895 / Aged 85 years
JOHN MARSHALL / Born 25 VI 1802 / Died 21 VIII 1864
MARY CHANTLER / Born 8 VIII 1810 / Died 27 X 1868
WILLIAM CHANTLER / Born 4 Month 6 1805 / Died 1 Month 4 1892
LOUISA LUCAS / Born 3 Month 14 1840 / Died 12 Month 31 1908
THOMAS GRIMES / Born 7 VII 1799 / Died 4 V 1869
RICHARD HAYLLAR / Born 10 II 1822 / Died 26 XI 1890
JANE HAYLLAR / Born 2 XII 1825 / Died 1 V 1902
GEORGE HENRY BIZZELL / Born 8 IV 1860 / Died 8 VI 1908
WILHELMINA C. E. BIZZELL / Born 21 IV [Remainder Unreadable]
RICHARD HOW / Born 9 VI 1727 / Died 8 VI 1801
RICHARD T. HOW / Born 24 IV 1765 / Died 12 XII 1835

 

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