CFHS code : PL326

Parish : St Paul

Inscription : In Loving Memory of my dear husband ANTOINE LOUIS PORCHERON b Mar 29 1867 d Oct 5 1895

Monument : Stone cross

Above information from Cambridge Family History Society Survey

Inscription on north face of plinth
Porcheron monument October 2019

Monument Roughly eighteen rows from the central path and fifteen rows from the south path hidden in ivy.  The cross has fallen since the CFHS survey of 1999 but the inscription is still intact, though hard to access as hidden by ivy and bramble.

Inscription

In Loving Memory of my dear husband
ANTOINE LOUIS PORCHERON
born March 29 1867 died Oct 5 1895

Antoine Louis Porcheron (1867-1895)

Antoine was the youngest son of Antoine Emile and Charlotte Porcheron. He attended boarding school in Braintree. 

He married Lilla Annie Sale on 15th December 1892. Lilla was born in Bedfordshire and moved to Weston Colville where her father farmed at Lark Hall Farm, he died when she was 10.

On his father’s death in 1893 Antoine took over the family livery stable, but he died less than 2 years later.

After Antoine’s death Lilla married Edward Chamberlain who ran a livery stable.

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Sources:
CFHS Parish transcripts
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by Mary Naylor

Antoine Louis Porcheron