CFHS code : HS89

Parish : Holy Sepulchre

Inscription : In Loving Remembrance of ARTHUR JOSEPH son of ARTHUR & ELIZA RODELL d June 6 1912 age 27 also VIOLET MAY RODELL their beloved daughter d Sept 3 1913 age 19 also husband SIDNEY PERCY RODELL d March 10 1929 aged 34

Monument : Scroll/Kerb stones/Flowerholder

Above information from Cambridge Family History Society Survey

Lat Lon : 52.202244, 0.13818555 – click here for location

Rodell scroll May 2018

Monument

This monument of scroll, kerbs and flower holder is located three rows west of the east path.

Inscription

kerb stones

In Loving Remembrance of ARTHUR JOSEPH the beloved son of ARTHUR & ELIZA RODELL d June 6 1912 aged 27 years

Also VIOLET MAY RODELL their beloved daughter d Sept 3 1913 aged 19 years

scroll

In Loving Memory of my dear husband SIDNEY PERCY RODELL
who fell asleep March 10th 1929 aged 34 years

“Peace Perfect Peace”

Arthur Joseph Rodell (c.1885 – 6 June 1912)

Arthur was the third of the eight children born to Arthur and Eliza Rodell.  He was born in Cambridge and grew up at 131 Catherine Street [1891]  and then Belgrave Road [1891] and his father worked as a railway signalman.  In 1911 he was living at Sheen Terrace, Queen Street in Newmarket and working as a railway goods foreman.  He died in 1912 aged 27 years old.

Violet May Rodell (c.1894 –  3 September 1913)

Violet May was the youngest of Arthur and Eliza Rodell’s children.  She was living at 4 Belgrave Road in 1911, and was of no occupation.  She died aged 19 years old in 1913.

Sidney Percy Rodell (c.1893 – 10 March  1929)

Percy was the seventh of the Rodell’s eight children.  In 1911 he was living at home and working as a railway porter.  He married Lilian Daisy Murfitt in 1923 when he was 29 years old.  They lived at 15 Ross Street and Sidney worked as a railway goods guard.  He had at least one daughter Audrey H [1925 -] He died of pneumonia at home in March 1929, He was 34 years old.

Lilian did not re-marry and continued to live at 15 Ross Street [1939]  She died in 1971.

Claire Martinsen

Source: Ancestry

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Arthur Joseph Rodell; Sidney Percy Rodell; Violet May Rodell