CFHS code : CL62

Parish : St Clement

Inscription : In Memory of EDWARD RIST LAWRENCE d Feb 16 1861 aged 25 also EDWARD RIST LAWRENCE d Sep 5 1876 aged 70 also In Memory of ELIZABETH beloved wife of EDWARD RIST LAWRENCE d 4 June 1857 age 53

Monument : Stone Column

Above information from Cambridge Family History Society Survey

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The Lawrence family tomb

Monument

The tall, neo-classical Ketton stone pediment is richly carved with a frieze of beribboned wreaths and mouldings, with corner pilasters. Above is a square cinerary urn with four acroteria at the corners, finely carved cornices, and an ornamental centrepiece. There are inscriptions on three sides of the pediment.

Inscription

‘In memory of Elizabeth
The beloved wife of Edward Rist Lawrence
Who departed this life June 4, 1857
Aged 53 years’
(remainder illegible)

‘In memory of Edward Rist Lawrence
Died Feb 16, 1861
Aged 25 years’
(remainder illegible)

‘In memory of Edward Rist Lawrence
Who died Sep 5, 1876
Aged 70 years
“Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on thee”’

Edward Rist Lawrence (d 1861)

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Edward Rist Lawrence (d 1876)

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Elizabeth Rist Lawrence (d 1857)

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Edward Rist Lawrence; Edward Rist Lawrence; Elizabeth Rist Lawrence