CFHS code : ML75

Parish : St Mary the Less

Inscription : In Loving Memory of HENRY GEORGE the dearly loved child of HENRY & MARY SANDERS d Jany 12th 1887 aged 3years and 8months

Monument : Stone cross (broken)

Above information from Cambridge Family History Society Survey

Lat Lon : 52.202661, 0.13748847 – click here for location

The Sanders monuments in April 2022.

Monument

This broken cross, located in the parish area of St Mary the Less, stands in the  south of the centre circle, close to the path, and just in front of the cross of his parents. The plinth stones have separated but the carved inscription is still legible on all  3 sections. The top of the cross is also there.

Inscription

In Loving Memory of HENRY GEORGE
the dearly loved child of HENRY & MARY SANDERS
Who died Jan’y 12th 1887
Aged 3 years and 8 months

Henry George Sanders (1883 – 12 January 1887)

Henry was the son of Henry and Mary Ann (née Speechly) and died at 39 Trumpington Street where his father ran a Livery stable.

Sources:

Ancestry

Newspaper archives

by Claire Martinsen

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Henry George Sanders