CFHS code : PL62

Parish : St Paul

Inscription : Infant son of Charles & Annie Smith b 28 Aug 1883 d 28 Sept 1883 Infant son of Charles & Annie Smith 12 Feb 1897

Monument : Stone cross/Kerb stones

Above information from Cambridge Family History Society Survey

Monument

Inscription

Charles and Vivien were the infant sons of Charles (1844-1916) and Annie (née Hopkins) (1858-1944). Charles was a fellow of Sidney Sussex College, and was Master of the College from 1890 until his death.  He served as Vice-Chancellor of the University from 1895-1897 and was a  Governor of Eton College from 1896-1909. Charles and Annie had six sons, of which Charles was the eldest and Vivien the youngest.

Charles Edward Hammond Smith (28 August 1883 – 28 September 1883)

Charles died at Queen Ann Terrace and was buried at Mill Road Cemetery on 2 October 1883

Vivien Christian Smith (12 February 1897 – 12 February 1897)

Vivien died at the Master’s Lodge, Sidney Sussex College aged 6 and a half hours old. His funeral took place the following day.

Sources:

Ancestry

Newspaper archives

Parish burial records transcribed by CFHS

by Claire Martinsen

Charles Edward Hammond Smith; Vivien Christian Smith