CFHS code : HS126

Parish : Holy Sepulchre

Inscription : In Loving Memory of my dear husband ALEXANDER STRANG d 2 June 1911 age 81 also of ANN wife of the above b May 28 1830 d May 3 1916 age 85

Monument : Headstone with ship anchor motive

Above information amended from Cambridge Family History Society Survey

Monument

Inscription

Alexander Strang (1830 –  2 June 1911)

Alexander was Scottish and worked as a forester. He married Ann and they lived in Drayton Bassett, near Lichfield (1861) and then various locations in Suffolk from 1871-1891. By 1893 the couple had retired to live at Hemingford Road in Cambridge and he died at home aged 81 years old.

Ann Strang (28 May 1830 – 3 May 1916)

Little is known of Ann’s life. She was also born in Scotland and died in Cambridge aged 85 years old.

Source:

Ancestry

by Claire Martinsen

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Alexander Strang; Ann Strang