CFHS code : PL323

Parish : St Paul

Inscription : In Loving Memory of MARY the beloved wife of FREDERICK RAYNER d Apr 26 1908 age 47 also of FREDERICK RAYNER husband of the above d Nov 18 1910 age 50

Monument : Headstone

Above information from Cambridge Family History Society Survey



Mary Rayner (née Peters) (1860 – 26 April 1908)

Mary was born in Fen Ditton, the daughter of Thomas and Elizabeth Peters. She grew up on the High Street, and her father was an agricultural labourer. She married Frederick Rayner on 28 August 1880 in Fen Ditton and they had at least two daughters: Alice Gertrude (1881-1944) and Florence Mary (1883-1951). Fredrick was a bricklayer  and they lived at 1d St. Matthew’s Street (1891/1901). She died at 106 Hills Road and her funeral took place on 30 April.

Frederick Rayner (1860 – 18 November 1910)

Frederick was born in Landbeach, the son of wheelwright William and Emma. He died aged 50 years old at the Traveller’s Rest, Huntingdon Road.



Parish burial records transcribed by CFHS

by Claire Martinsen

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Frederick Rayner; Mary Rayner