CFHS code : AL396

Parish : St Andrew the Less

Inscription : In Memory of LYDIA BONNETT d May 4 1866 aged 83

Monument : Headstone

Above information from Cambridge Family History Society Survey

Monument

This headstone is located to 2 rows south of the north path that runs from the central path to the east path in the parish of St Andrew the Less. Much of the inscription is difficult to read now. The grave is located behind the headstone.

Inscription

In Memory of LYDIA BONNETT died May 4 1866 aged 83

Lydia Bonnett (1783 – 4 May 1886)

Lydia was the daughter of William and Elizabeth and was born in Harwick.  She was baptised on 23 March 1783 and had one illegitimate daughter: Ann (1814-1894). Lydia worked as a dressmaker from 58 St Andrew’s Street (at least 1839-1951). She later moved to live with her daughter and son-in-law John Webb at 27 New Square.  Lydia died aged 83 years old.

Source:

Ancestry

by Claire Martinsen

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Lydia Bonnett