Within the railing outside of this wall are deposited the remains of

Tabitha wife of the Revd. Nathl. Forster (Vicar of this Parish)

who died 18 July 1826 aged 55 years.

Also two of their sons Nathl. and Samuel who died in their infancy

and also Catherine their only daughter and wife of

William Henry Cooke late of this parish,

who died 27 Feruary 1830 aged 25 ...
Cat1 Mersea-->Buildings Cat2 Families-->Cooke

Within the railing outside of this wall are deposited the remains of
Tabitha wife of the Revd. Nathl. Forster (Vicar of this Parish)
who died 18 July 1826 aged 55 years.
Also two of their sons Nathl. and Samuel who died in their infancy
and also Catherine their only daughter and wife of
William Henry Cooke late of this parish,
who died 27 Feruary 1830 aged 25 years.
also of the Revd. Nathaniel Forster 55 years Vicar of this Parish
who died sincerely regretted 11 May 1851 aged 81 years.
The memory of the just is blessed
Memorial Plaque inside West Mersea Parish Church, of west wall of south aisle.
Date: 11 May 1851      


Photo: Mersea Museum - Tony Millatt
Image ID TM6_20636
Category 1 Mersea-->Buildings
Category 2 Families-->Cooke

This image is part of the Mersea Island Museum Collection.