CFHS code : HS114

Parish : Holy Sepulchre

Inscription : In Loving Memory of WALTER CHARTER d May 6 1935 age 89 also ELIZABETH his wife d Jan 20 1932 age 83 also son CHARLES HENRY CHARTER d March 26 1911 age 35

Monument : Scroll/Kerb stones/Flowerholder

Above information from Cambridge Family History Society Survey

Charter headstone November 2018

1 row west of the east path. Now hidden under a large bush of ivy. The headstone, kerb stones and flower holder are all in place.


In Loving Memory of WALTER CHARTER who died May 6th 1935 age 89 years

Also of ELIZABETH his wife who died Jan 20th 1932 age 83 years

Also their son CHARLES HENRY CHARTER who died March 26th 1911 age 35 years

Walter Charter (d 1935) Walter was born to in Steeple Morden, Cambridgeshire to Thomas Charter a carpenter.

Walter married Elizabeth Allen at St Andrew’s church, Chesterton, on August 4th 1869

They moved into a house in Gwydir Street where they raised at least 6 children Walter Thomas (1872), Lizzie A (1873), Charles Henry (1875), Thomas (1877), George W  (1879) and Arthur J (1890).

Walter died at 38 Cherry Hinton Road.

Elizabeth Charter née Charter (d 1932)

 Elizabeth was the daughter of John Allan a builder.

Elizabeth died at 38 Cherry Hinton Road

Charles Henry Charter (d 1911)

Charles was the 3rd child of Walter & Elizabeth. In 1891 he was working as a drapers assistant. A Charles H Charter died in London in the first quarter of 1911 aged 42.

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Charles Henry Charter; Elizabeth Charter; Walter Charter