Personal information about John Elkins

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Burial Information

Name on burial register:
   John Elkins
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Age at death:
Date of burial:
   16 August 1873
Abode at death:
(according to burial register)
Burial register information:
Book number: 1868
Page number: 088
Record number: 3104
Official at burial:
   The Rev'd. Frederick Rosebury, Baptist Minister, Newbury.
   Not sure about Name
Source of information:
  Burial Register
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Memorial Details

  13 August 1873
  Headstone & Footstone
  From top of headstone: In Memory of/ Isabella Elkins/ wife of John Elkins/ who departed this life/ on the 21st. of/ Jan. 1859/ aged 63 years./ "Be ye also ready."/ Also of John Elkins who died Aug. 13th. 1873 aged 78 years/ "The end was peace". Footstone: I. E / 1859
  Fair condition. Headstone sinking but able to read final line that Mrs. P. believed to be eroded. Engraved letters.
  13 August 2014
  D Duff
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Isabella ELKINS



Obituaries and Newspaper announcements

John Elkins
Article source:    Reading Mercury
Date of source:    16 August 1873
Copyright:    © Reading Mercury




ELKINS – on the 13th inst., Mr. John Elkins, of New-street, Newbury, aged 78 years.

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John Elkins
Article source:    Newbury Weekly News
Date of source:    14 August 1873
Copyright:    © Newbury Weekly News





    We have to record the death of Mr. John Elkins, which took place yesterday afternoon at his residence in New-street, at the advanced age of 78. Mr. Elkins was in business many years in Newbury, and was much respected by his fellow townsmen.

    He was a member of the Baptist Church in this town, and for 30 years filled the office of deacon. The deceased was descended from an old Newbury family; his father was for many years being also a deacon of the Baptist Church, and dying August 11th, 1837.

Newbury Weekly News 14 August 1873

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