St Peter and St Thomas

 

 

Stambourne

 

 

Robert Smith son of John Smith was baptised on 16th April 1566

Anne Smith daughter of John Smith was baptised on 23rd November 1567

Grace Smith daughter of John Smith was baptised on 16th October 1569

Agnes Smith daughter of William Smith was buried on 26th November 1570

Rose Bigg Smith wife of John Smith was buried on 25th October 1572

Mary Smith daughter of John Smith was baptised on 14th November 1574

Thomas Smith son of John Smith was baptised on 4th March 1575

 Dorcas Smith daughter of John Smith was baptised on 10th August 1577

John Smith son of John Smith was baptised on 28th August 1579

John Smith son of John Smith was buried on 22nd November 1580

Susan Smith daughter of John Smith was baptised on 9th April 1581    

John Smith was buried on 23rd August 1588

Henry Smith son of John Smith was baptised in November 1592

Susan Smith daughter of Henry Smith was baptised on 6th October 1597

Elizabeth Smith daughter of Henry Smith was baptised on 20th January 1599

John Smith son of William Smith from Halsted was baptised on 8th July 1603

John Smith was buried on 5th January 1604

 

Francis Smith and Roberta Paynell were married on 26th August 1604

 

Elizabeth Smith daughter of Joseph and Mary Smith was baptised 17th June 1624

Abigail Smith daughter of Samuel and Joyce Smith was baptised on 26th September 1624

Robert Jolly and Margaret Smith were married on 6th July 1627

James Smith son of Joseph and Mary Smith was baptised on 6th November 1628

John Smith was buried on 12th March 1629

Richard Smith was buried on 13th October 1629

Susan Smith daughter of Robert and Susan Smith was baptised on 12th December 1629

Isaac Smith was buried on 13th December 1629

Margaret Smith daughter of William Smith was buried on 25th April 1625

Nathaniel Smith son of Jeffery and Elizabeth Smith from Ridgewell was baptised on 19th December 1630

Samuel Smith son of Jeffery and Elizabeth Smith was baptised on 11th November 1632

Margaret Smith wife of William Smith was buried on 5th October 1634

Frances Smith daughter of Jeffery and Elizabeth Smith was baptised on 23rd November 1634

William Perry from Peringe and Mary Smith were married on 7th February 1636

John Smith son of William and Mary Smith were married on 25th February 1637

Samuel Smith son of William and Mary Smith was baptised on 6th June 1646

Thomas Smith son of Thomas and Elizabeth Smith was baptised on 16th May 1637

Elizabeth Smith daughter of Jeffery and Elizabeth Smith was baptised on 22nd October 1637

 

Richard Smith from Upper Yeldham and Ann Fytch from Ridgewell were married on 29th February 1644

 

Jane Smith daughter of Robert and Jane Smith from Ridgewell was baptised on 28th March 1646

Samuel Smith son of William and Mary Smith was baptised on 6th June 1646

Joseph Smith son of William and Mary Smith was baptised on 27th January 1648

John Smith son of Robert and Margaret Smith from Ridgewell was baptised on 10th September 1649

James Smith son of James and Elizabeth Smith was baptised on 18th March 1650

Elizabeth Smith daughter of James and Elizabeth Smith was baptised on 25th January 1651

Daniel Smith son of William and Mary Smith was baptised on 20th April 1651

Susan Smith daughter of John and Alice Smith was baptised on 24th December 1651

Mary Smith daughter of John and Mary Smith was baptised on 4th November 1668

James Smith was buried on 17th December 1668

John Smith son of John and Mary Smith was baptised on 2nd May 1670

Samuel Smith was buried on 20th March 1678

Helen Smith daughter of Daniel and Sarah Smith was baptised on 21st March 1678

Robert Smith was buried on 28th December 1678

James Smith son of James Smith from Ridgewell was buried on 3rd May 1681

Thomasin Smith daughter of Samuel Smith was baptised on 19th June 1682

Mary Smith daughter of James Smith was baptised on 13th August 1682      

James Smith son of James and Mary Smith was baptised on 16th October 1683

 

John Smith and Elizabeth Thoday were married on 18th October 1683

 

John Smith son of James and Mary Smith was baptised on 12th February 1684

Jeffery Smith from Ridgewell was buried on 27th July 1684

Jane Smith wife of Robert Smith from Ridgewell was buried on 9th October 1684

John Smith son of John and Elizabeth Smith was baptised on 18th October 1684

Joseph Smith son of James Smith was buried on 22nd November 1684

Robert Smith was buried on 28th December 1678

Samuel Smith was buried on 20th March 1679

James Smith son of James Smith from Ridgewell was buried on 3rd May 1681

John Smith son of James and Mary Smith from Ridgewell was baptised on 12th February 1684

John Smith son of John Smith from Ridgewell was baptised on 18th October 1684

Joseph Smith son of James Smith was buried on 22nd November 1684

Richard Smith son of James Smith was baptised on 12th October 1686

John Bernard and Dorcas Smith both from Finchingfield were married on 4th May 1695

 

John Smith and Martha Davy from Finchingfield were married on 14th May 1685

 

Thomasin Smith wife of James Smith was buried on 15th February 1686

Samuel Smith son of James Smith was baptised on 26th January 1689

Widow Smith was buried on 10th May 1690

 

Richard Smith from Steeple Bumpstead and Anne Clark were married on 7th August 1691

 

John Smith was buried on 5th June 1697

Samuel Smith from Steeple Bumpstead was buried on 30th July 1698

Elizabeth Smith daughter of John and Elizabeth Smith born 25th October 1702 was baptised on 5th November 1702

Anne Smith daughter of John Smith was buried on 23rd May 1704

William Gunn from Steeple Bumpstead and Mary Smith were married on 5th November 1724

Elizabeth Smith wife of J Smith from Ridgewell was buried on 28th October 1736

Susannah Smith from Birdbrook was buried on 21st April 1739

James Smith and Mary Hayes were married on 1st October 1745

 

Henry Smith was buried on 24th September 1746

Charles Gyps and Ruth Smith were married on 12th March 1757

Thomas Rish and Martha Smith were married on 6th February 1770

 

Robert Smith from Great Yeldham and Lydia Broyde were married on 20th October 1778

 

Edward Smith from Finchingfield and Mary King were married on 29th February 1780

 

Nathan Smith from Ridgewell and Hannah Westley were married on 12th October 1801

 

Epsey Smith daughter of Nathan and Hannah Smith was baptised on 8th November 1801

 

George Smith from Toppesfield and Hannah Jarvis were married on 30th June 1808

 

Hannah Smith nee Choat the wife of William Smith was buried on 23rd February 1809

George Smith from Great Yeldham was buried on 28th March 1813

 

Samuel Smith and Hannah Plail were married on 26th December 1825

 

Hannah Smith aged 24 was buried on 29th August 1832

Emily Smith aged 11 weeks was buried on 29th August 1832

John Smith son of William and Lucy Smith born 9th September 1856 was baptised on 10th April 1857

Robert Cooper Smith aged 76 was buried on 16th March 1867

Frank Benjamin Smith son of Benjamin and Laura Smith born 20th January 1870 was baptised on 20th March 1870

Anna Maria Smith daughter of Joseph and Charlotte Smith was born 9th December 1867 and was baptised on 8th July 1870

Annie Smith aged 2 was buried on 19th July 1870

John Smith aged 13 was buried on 22nd July 1870

Elizabeth Anna Smith daughter of William and Lucy Smith born 20th January 1870 was baptised on 23rd July 1870

Anna Maude Amy Smith daughter of Benjamin and Laura Smith born 7th May 1873 was baptised on 11th April 1873

John Smith aged 2 was buried on 10th March 1874

Angelina Smith daughter of David and Emma Smith born 21st February 1871 was baptised on 3rd April 1874

Sarah Smith daughter of Joseph and Charlotte Smith was born 20th February 1871 and was baptised on 3rd April 1874

Alice Smith daughter of Joseph and Charlotte Smith was born 11th February 1874 and was baptised on 3rd April 1874

Margaret Annie Smith daughter of Benjamin and Laura Smith born 13th October 1874 was baptised on 8th November 1874

Louisa Smith daughter of David and Emma Smith born 30th May 1874 was baptised on 26th March 1875

George Nero Smith son of Benjamin and Laura Smith born 18th June 1877 was baptised on 18th July 1877

George Nero Smith aged 7 weeks was buried on 15th August 1877

Laura Smith daughter of David and Emma Smith born 6th August 1877 was baptised on 25th August 1878

Albert Edward Smith son of Benjamin and Laura Smith born 12th January 1879 was baptised on 5th March 1879

Elizabeth Ellen Smith aged 13 was buried on 11th November 1881

Dora Kate Smith daughter of Benjamin and Laura Smith born 19th April 1882 was baptised on 6th August 1882

Robert H Smith aged 6 was buried on 30th November 1883

Ada Frances Smith daughter of Benjamin and Laura Smith born 26th November 1883 was baptised on 15th April 1884

Sarah Smith aged 83 was buried on 17th March 1885

Burrell Smith son of George and Ann Smith born 11th July 1884 was baptised on 30th June 1889

Alfred Smith son of George and Ann Smith born 18th November 1877 was baptised on 30th June 1889

Lily Smith daughter of George and Ann Smith born 7th January 1889 was baptised on 30th June 1889

Burrell Smith son of George and Ann Smith born 11th July 1884 was baptised on 30th June 1889

George Smith son of Joseph and Charlotte Smith was born 30th May 1882 and was baptised on 20th December 1891

Thomas Arthur Smith son of Joseph and Charlotte Smith was born 20th July 1883 and was baptised on 20th December 1891

Samuel Joseph Smith son of Joseph and Charlotte Smith was born 29th April 1887 and was baptised on 20th December 1891

Lucy Smith aged 78 was buried on 26th March 1902

William Smith aged 85 from Great Maplestead was buried on 30th April 1909

Benjamin Smith aged 67 was buried on 18th January 1910

Douglas Frank Smith aged 2 months was buried on 17th August 1910

Laura Elizabeth Marian Smith from Gestingthorpe aged 72 was buried on 5th August 1911

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gravestones and Church Interior

 

Curved top headstone with shaped shoulders, and kerb with two square corners posts and crazy paving infill.

In / loving memory / of / ADA ROSE SMITH / who died 5th April 1965 / aged 53 years / We will meet later on / in the place where you have gone / And of / ALFRED [TOM] SMITH / who died 11th May 1974 /

 

Flat top headstone with lowered flat shoulders with cross on each, and kerb. Sacred to the memory of / SAMUEL SMITH / who died June 9th 1943 / aged 61 years / Thy will be done /

 

Round top headstone with shaped shoulders, matching footstone. In loving / memory of / SARAH SMITH / widow of the late / ROBERT COOPER SMITH / of Gt. Tagley Farm Stambourne / who departed this life / March 11th 1885 / aged 83 years / ҂eing justified freely by His grace through / the redemption that is in Christ Jesusӊ/ Footstone: S S / 1885 /

 

Cross on double plinth, footstone with floral decoration, within kerb surrounding double plot. Top plinth: DORA KATE SMITH / born 19th April 1818 / died 6th August 1891 / GEORGE VERO SMITH / born 18th June 18(7)7 / died 10th August 1877 / Bottom plinth: God will give you to me again / with joy and gladness for ever /

from death to life / out of this world unto the Father / Footstone: DKS/1891/GVS/1877/

 

Small cross on double plinth. On horizontal of cross: In loving memory of / Top plinth: DOUGLAS FRANK / son of FRANK / and / HESTER SMITH / Bottom plinth: died Aug: 13. 1910 / aged 2 months / Safe in the arms of Jesus /

 

Tall cross on triple plinth. Top plinth: In loving memory of / our dear parents / BENJAMIN SMITH / who departed this life / Middle plinth: January 13th 1910 aged 67 years / also of / LAURA ELIZABETH MARIANNE SMITH / born June 6th 1839 died August 1st 1911 / Bottom plinth: They have left earthճ joys and sorrows / cares and troubles all are oեr / and we hope that they are happy / on that bright and golden shore / Rest in peace /

 

Flat top headstone with flat shoulders, and kerb with two corner posts. In / loving memory of / FRANK BENJAMIN SMITH / died Jan. 23rd 1948 / aged 78 years / Ғesting in peaceӠ/ Also of HESTER MARY SMITH / died July 21st 1953 / aged 79 years /

 

Wooden rectangular wall plaque with small cross and floral decoration and gold lettering. In memory of / FRANK BENJAMIN SMITH / 1870-1948 and of his wife / HESTER MARY 1873-1953 / late of Robin Hood Farm / Stambourne /