CFHS code : BE96

Parish : St Bene’t

Inscription : In Memory of THOMAS HOWE d Sept 20th 1849 age 62

Monument : Coped stone

Above information from Cambridge Family History Society Survey

The monument in January 2020.


Located behind bushes and under a large tree, 4 rows east of the west path. Some of the inscription is now hidden by soil


In Memory of THOMAS HOWE
who died Sept 20th 1849 age 62

Thomas Howe (c.1787 – 20 September 1849)

Thomas was married to Elizabeth and had at least one son: Henry Sydenham Howe (1820-1894).   He was the porter of Downing College and died aged 62 years old. His furniture and effects were sold at auction  in November 1949.



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by Claire Martinsen

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Thomas Howe