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Grave of Samuel Hill & Family

Ripponden Churchyard



The grave of Samuel Hill & family in Ripponden Churchyard

Epitaph


IN MEMORY OF
   
SARAH, DAUGHTER OF SAMUEL & ELIZABETH HILL
OF SOYLAND, WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE JULY 23RD
1729 AGED 17 YEARS
   
ALSO JOSEPH, SOME OF THE ABOVE WHO DEPARTED
THIS LIFE JANUARY 14TH 1730 AGED 3 YEARS
   
ALSO ANN, DAUGHTER OF THE ABOVE WHO DEPARTED
THIS LIFE APRIL 3RD 1730 AGED 5 YEARS
   
ALSO SAMUEL, SON OF THE ABOVE WHO DEPARTED
THIS LIFE JUNE 11TH 1732 AGED 12 YEARS
   
ALSO DEBORAH, WIFE OF JAMES HILL OF SOYLAND
WHO DIED OCTOBER 9TH 1741 AGED 84 YEARS
   
ALSO BETTY, WIFE OF RICHARD HILL & DAUGHTER
OF ROGER KAY OF BURY, LANCASHIRE, WHO LIVED
UNBLAMABLE THROUGHOUT LIFE AND DIED LAMENTED
OCT 25TH 1747, AGED 19 YEARS
   
ALSO JAMES, SON OF THE SAID SAMUEL & ELIZABETH
HILL, WHO DIED JAN 16TH 1753, AGED 30 YEARS
   
ALSO ELIZABETH, WIFE OF THE SAID SAMUEL HILL
WHO DIED JULY 1ST 1756 AGED 65 YEARS
   
ALSO SAMUEL, SON OF RICHARD & GRANDSON OF
SAMUEL HILL, DIED OCT 22ND 1756 AGED 10 YEARS
   
ALSO SAMUEL HILL OF MAKING PLACE, SOYLAND
MERCHANT. DIED OCT 22ND 1759 AGED 82 YEARS
   
ALSO JOB HABERGHAM, SON OF CHARLES & ANN
SUTCLIFFE OF CLAY PITS, SOYLAND, WHO DIED
FEB 11TH 1810 AGED 27 YEARS
   
ALSO THE ABOVE CHARLES SUTCLIFFE WHO
DIED AUG 1ST 1827, AGED 68 YEARS
   
ALSO ANN, WIFE OF SAMUEL STEVENSON, SOYLAND
DAUGHTER OF CHARLES & ANN SUTCLIFFE
WHO DIED MAY 18TH 1848 AGED 57 YEARS
   
ALSO THE ABOVE SAMUEL STEVENSON
WHO DIED JUNE 9TH 1860 AGED 64 YEARS
   
ALSO MARTHA THE BELOVED WIFE OF CHARLES SUTCLIFFE
 STEVENSON OF CLAY PITS, SOYLAND, WHO DIED
NOVEMBER 29TH 1887 AGED 63 YEARS
   
ALSO CHARLES SUTCLIFFE STEPHENSON, THEIR SON
WHO DIED JULY 27TH 1891 AGED 30 YEARS
   
ALSO SARAH, THEIR DAUGHTER AND BELOVED WIFE
TOM HABERGHAM, WHO DIED JUNE 26TH 1892
AGED 28 YEARS
   
ALSO OF THE ABOVE NAMED CHARLES SUTCLIFFE
 STEPHENSON, SENIOR, WHO DIED MAY 19TH 1895
AGED 72 YEARS
   
ALSO SAMUEL HEBBLETHWAITE STEPHENSON
OF KNOWSLEY, MILL BANK, SON OF THE ABOVE SAMUEL
STEPHENSON BORN APRIL 15TH DIED JANY 1ST 1903

Note that the surname STEPHENSON is often rendered STEVENSON here

An inscription on the base of the tomb has eroded and is illegible

This image [HH31.JPG] was kindly submitted by Derrick Habergham

Grave of Samuel Hill & Family: Ripponden Churchyard

This image [HH32.JPG] was kindly submitted by Derrick Habergham

Grave of Samuel Hill & Family: Ripponden Churchyard

This image [HH33.JPG] was kindly submitted by Derrick Habergham



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