CFHS code : BE116

Parish : St Bene’t

Inscription : In Loving Memory of WILLIAM GORDON EDWARDS b Oct 13 1806 d June 18 1881 also of CAROLINE his widow b Dec 26 1807 d Oct 6 1884 also To the Memory of CAROLINE daughter of the above and widow of ROBERT STEGGALL d Jun 8 191[1] in her 78th year

Monument : Headstone (fallen)/Kerb stones

Above information from Cambridge Family History Society Survey

Lat Lon : 52.202684, 0.13626022 – click here for location

Edwards and Steggall  headstone January 2018

Monument

The headstone has fallen backwards and rests on the base of another monument. Most of the lettering is still intact.

Inscription

In Loving Memory of WILLIAM GORDON EDWARDS Born Oct. 13. 1806. Died June 18. 1881.

“God is our hope and our strength.”

Also of CAROLINE his widow. Born Dec 26. 1807. Died Oct 6. 1884.

“Waiting for the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ.”

Also To the Memory of CAROLINE daughter of the above and widow
of ROBERT STEGGALL who died Jun 8 1911 in her 78th year.

The final epitaph is illegible

William Gordon Edwards (1806-1881)

William died at an address in Regent Street, Cambridge.

Caroline Edwards (1807-1884)

Caroline died at an address in Regent Street, Cambridge.

Caroline Steggall (d 1911) 

Caroline’s last address was The Croft, Southover Lewes.

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Caroline Edwards; William Gordon Edwards; Caroline Steggall