Personal information about Emma Ellen Absolom

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Memorial Details

  Emma Absalom
  25 December 1891
  Headstone and footstone
  Limestone with inlaid letters
  From top of headstone: In Loving Memory of/ Emma/ the beloved wife of/ James Absalom/ who passed peacefully away/ on Christmas Day 1891/ aged 83 yrs. "Tho lost to sight, to memory dear"./ Also of James Absalom/ Alderman and J.P. Of this borough/ who died June 7th 1898/ aged 82 years./ "Father in Thy gracious keeping/ Leave me now Thy servant sleeping."
  Fair. Some subsidence
    Footstone: EA
  01 September 2014
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James Absalom

Cemetery Accounts Record

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Emma Ellen Absolom
30 December 1891
Consecrated Private Grave
Reverend E J Gardner



Obituaries and Newspaper announcements

Emma Ellen Absolam
Article source:    Newbury Weekly News and General Advertiser
Date of source:    31 December 1891
Copyright:    © Newbury Weekly News





We regret to announce that Mrs. Absalom, wife of Alderman Absalom, died on Christmas morning, at the age of 83. The funeral took place yesterday (Wednesday) afternoon, the body being taken from St. Mary's-villas to the parish church, where the first part of the service was conducted, the Rector reading the opening sentences, and the Rev. E. P. Spurway, the lesson. The choir chanted the Psalm, and sang the hymn, "Now the labourer's task is o'er."

The Interment in the Cemetery was conducted by the Rector. The mourners were Mr. Alderman Absalom, Mr. Absalom (nephew), Mr. James Eatwell, Mr. Garland, sen.. Mr. Garland, jun. Amongst those in church were Mr. Councillor Long, Mrs. Parker, Mr. and Mrs J. Parker, Misses Parker, Mrs. H. Seymour, Miss Westmacott, Mr. Thos. H. Stillman, and others.

The funeral was conducted by Mr. H. B. Hanington, of Northbrosk-street.


Newbury Weekly News and General Advertiser - Thursday 31 December 1891


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