CFHS code : BE96

Parish : St Bene’t

Inscription : In Memory of THOMAS HOWE d Sept 20th 1849 age 62

Monument : Coped stone

Above information from Cambridge Family History Society Survey

The monument in January 2020.

Monument Located behind bushes and under a large tree, 4 rows east of the west path. Some of the inscription is now hidden by soil

Inscription

In Memory of THOMAS HOWE
who died Sept 20th 1849 age 62

Thomas Howe (c.1787 – 20 September 1849)

Thomas was married to Elizabeth and had at least one son: Henry Sydenham Howe (1820-1894).   He was the porter of Downing College and died aged 62 years old. His furniture and effects were sold at auction  in November 1949.

Sources:

Ancestry

Newspaper archives

by Claire Martinsen

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Thomas Howe