CFHS code : AL265a

Parish : St Andrew the Less

Inscription : In Loving Memory of MARY ANN BEASLEY d Jan 15 1903 aged 74

Monument : Stone cross/Kerb stones

Above information from Cambridge Family History Society Survey

Beasley monument October 2018

Monument

Located on the east of the eastern path north of the path that runs from the centre circle, in the parish area of St Andrew the Less.

Inscription

In Loving Memory of MARY ANN BEASLEY

died Jan 15 1903 aged 74

Mary Ann Beasley (née Layton)  (1828 – 15 January 1903)

Mary was the daughter of laundress Hannah Layton and grew up at 44 East Road (1841). She married William Beasley (1815-1909)  in 1845 and they had at least 13 children: Elizabeth (1845-), William (1846-), Sarah (1850-), George (1853-), Charles Albert (1854-1898), Thomas (1857-), Hannah (1859-1927), Henry (1862-), James (1864-1941), Ellen Sophia (1866-), Mary Ann (1866-), Arthur (1868-1943) and Emma Louisa (1871-1888). William was a bricklayer and they lived at  East Road (1851-at least 1881) and then  Gwydir Street ( at least 1891 onwards). Mary died at home aged 74 years old.

Sources:

Ancestry

Newspaper archives

by Claire Martinsen

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Mary Ann Beasley