CFHS code : PL544

Parish : St Paul

Inscription : In Loving Memory of REUBEN SLINGSBY d Jun 1 1925 age 67 also CHARLOTTE beloved wife of the above d Jan 7 1941 age 82 DORIS SLINGSBY d Feb 5 1897 age 3 months

Monument : Headstone/Kerb stones

Above information from Cambridge Family History Society Survey

Lat Lon : 52.202247, 0.13606364 – click here for location

Slingsby grave
Slingsby headstone

Monument

A simple engraved headstone, with stone surround with inscription on the front edge, located in the St Paul’s section of the cemetery, close to the SW corner, just behind the cemetery lodge on the western public path. There is a large Rubus bush growing in the grave.

Inscription

‘In loving memory of
Reuben Slingsby
died June 1st 1925
aged 67 years
“After labour – cometh rest”

‘Also Charlotte
beloved wife of the above
died Jan 7th 1941
aged 82 years’

On front edge of surround:
‘Doris Slingsby
died Feb 5 1897
aged 3 months’

Reuben Slingsby (d 1925)see also Life Story page

builder

Charlotte Slingsby (d 1941)

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Doris Slingsby (d 1897)

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Other Slingsby graves

There are two other Slingsby graves in Mill Road Cemetery, one in the St Paul’s section recording the death of Horace Edgar on 28 October 1925 at age 23, and one in the Holy Trinity section recording the death of Maud (presumably unmarried) on 30 July 1946 at age 66.

By Ian Bent

Charlotte Slingsby; Doris Slingsby; Reuben Slingsby