CFHS code : CL63

Parish : St Clement

Inscription : In Loving Memory of LEAH McCOWAN ATTWOOD d Jan 6 1896 aged 29

Monument : Headstone

Above information from Cambridge Family History Society Survey

Lat Lon : 52.202349, 0.13835156 – click here for location

Attwood headstone October 2018


In the parish area of St Clement, this headstone is hidden under a large bush one row west of the east path.


In Loving Memory of LEAH McCOWAN ATTWOOD
Who passed away January 6th 1896
Aged 29 years

“Not as I will but as Thou Wilt.”

Leah McCowan Attwood (née Stonebridge) (1866 – 1896)

Leah was the daughter of William and Mary Ann Stonebridge. She was baptised at St Clement’s Church on Christmas Day 1866 and brought up in Thompson’s Lane.

She became a schoolteacher.  She married Samuel Attwood on August 31st 1893.  Samuel was brought up in St Clement’s Passage (now Portugal Place) and worked at St John’s College. Leah lived in Alpha Road but died at Richmond Terrace, Thompson’s Lane.

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CFHS Parish and Census Transcripts

Research by Mary Naylor

Leah McCowan Attwood