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This grave is in:
Ryde Cemetery

Mr Augustus Frederick Leeds (Major)

Grave Details

Grave Description:
Very large family plot containing 3 separate graves; two orientated east/west and one orientated north/south. All three graves are surrounded by kerbs with flat crosses on top. There is evidence that the whole plot was once surrounded by iron railings (removed long ago)
Condition:
Condition text: There is some subsidence to the grave of Augustus Rowley Brooke Leeds, other wise fair.
Any other information: None

Leeds Family plot (April 2007)
Photo Caption: Leeds Family plot (April 2007)
Photographer: Janette Gregson

Date of Birth: 11/05/1820
Date of Death: 18/06/1888
Title: Mr
Military Rank: (Major)
Forenames:
Augustus Frederick
Surname: Leeds

Soundex: L320
Grave Type:
Plot Number: Ryde Old Parish Cemetery 1 Plots 113 & 114
Map Ref #: RSHG 002 C2/C3
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Inscription:

Grave in South West Corner of plot:

South Side
HE SHALL TURN DEATH INTO VICTORY AND THE LORD GOD
SHALL WIPE AWAY TEARS ......?..............

North Side
IN MEMORY OF ELEANOR WIDOW OF SIR GEORGE WILLIAM LEEDS B. OF
CROXTON PARK CAMBRIDGESHIRE
SHE DEPARTED THIS LIFE ON XMAS DAY 1855

Grave in North West Corner of Plot:

East Kerb
IN MEMORIAM

South Kerb
AUGUSTUS FREDERICK LEEDS
BORN MAY 11TH 1820
DIED JUNE 18TH 1888

North Kerb
AND HIS WIFE ANNA MARY FRANCES LEEDS
DIED SEPT 8TH 1904

West End Kerb
UNTIL THE DAY DAWN
II Peter 1.19

Grave at East end of Plot:

East Kerb
AUGUSTUS ROWLEY BROOKE LEEDS
BORN MAY 15TH 1852 DIED APRIL 20TH 1922

West Kerb
ALSO OF HIS WIFE AIMEE LEEDS
BORN OCTOBER 17TH 1855
DIED OCTOBER 9TH 1935

North Kerb
FOR SO HE GIVETH HIS BELOVED SLEEP
Pslam cxxvii 2

On Cross
R.I.P.


 
 

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Information Recorded by:

Janette Gregson
on the 07/04/2007.




 
 

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