CRICH PARISH

which consists of the villages of Crich, Fritchley and Whatstandwell.

Crich Baptist Church: deaths

Transcribed by Peter Patilla with permission of Crich Baptist Church and with the kind cooperation of the Church Secretary, Alan Flint.

Forename Surname Death Residence Remarks PP Notes
Thomas
Ashton
18 Oct 1931
Crich
Died in the Lord
Ann Eliza
Ashton
8 Sep 1937
Crich
Florence
Baldwin
16 Feb 1937
Crich
Elizabeth
Bembridge
25 Jul 1886
Crich
Died July 25th 1886 Her end was peace
Sarah
Bennett
16 Dec 1904
Crich
Job
Berrrisford
8 Feb 1843
Factory
in the faith of the gospel of Christ
Job Berrisford was accidentally killed on the Railway and only survived a few hours to hear testimony to the excellence and pau? of that religion he professed Feby. 8th 1943 (from a minuted entry)
Leonard A
Bowley
31 May 1955
Crich
Died in the Lord
Mary
Briddon
7 Feb 1840
Park Head
in ? ? and peace
Samuel
Bush
1892
Holloway
Died 1892
Elizabeth
Bush
14 Mar 1889
Holloway
Lucy
Cooke
22 May 1976
Fritchley
Passed away, a faithful member
W. T.
Cowlishaw
20 Jan 1937
Frederick
Cowlishaw
2 Nov 1930
Whatstandwell
Died in the Lord
Mary
Cowlishaw
25 Apr 1926
Crich
William Thomas
Cowlishaw
20 Jan 1937
Crich
Samuel
Curzon
13 Jul 1902
Park Head
Died in the Lord
Isaac
Dawes
31 Mar 1904
Crich
Elizabeth
Dawes
Aug 1949
Crich
a faithful member
Heyworth
Dyson
30 Dec 1926
Crich
Died in the Lord
Was headmaster at British School
Rosa
Dyson
20 Jul 1926
Crich
Died in the Lord
Taylor
Ellen
17 Aug 1899
Fritchley
Entered her eternal home
John
Fantom
26 Mar 1892
Park Gate
Mary
Garratt
9 Jul 1844
Crich
in full assurance of faith
nee Mary Carter Barker wife of the Minister William John Garratt who remarried Eliza Wilbraham in Oct qtr 1844. From a minuted entry: Mrs Carter Garratt departed this life July 9th 1844 having ample testimony to the excellence of the Religion Jesus Christ may this ? ? be santified to the church in an eminent degree till with her we arrive in the unclouded regions of eternal day
Sarah Ethel
Greenhough
8 May 1942
Crich
Jane
Gregory
April 1902
Sandy Lane, Crich
Thomas
Hardstone
8 Jun 1893
Crich
after a long illness ? ?
Mary
Hardstone
20 Apr 1891
Crich
Died in the Lord April 20 1891 after a few months illness
Elizabeth
Hardstone
2 Mar 1908
Crich
Died in the Lord
Elizabeth
Haslam
24 Jan 1892
Crich
Hannah
Haslam
22 Mar 1900
Crich
Entered her eternal rest
Alfred
Haslam
4 Sep 1953
Crich
Died in the Lord
Annie
Haslam
16 Feb 1960
Crich
Wm.
Hens??
3 Aug 1966
The Common, Crich
Arthur
Henshaw
19 Feb 1933
Crich
Died in the Lord
Alfred
Henshaw
20 Mar 1952
Crich
a faithful member
Job
Higton
15 Apr 1855
Moorwood Moor
Aged 25. Consistent in his life and peaceful in Death. He adored Riligion while he lived and it supported him in affliction & Death
Robert
Higton
15 Mar 1851
Moorwood Moor
In the gospel of Christ which he prefered.
Robert Higton was accidently killed at the Old End Mine by a large piece of Timber falling on his head (from a minuted entry)
Thomas
Hills
no date
Plaistow Green
killed in the quarry
Nina
Jackson
2 Jun 1951
Crich
Died in the Lord
Thomas
Kirk
no date
Crich
died suddenly at Lea Mills, in Christ was his confidence
Elija
Kirk
17 Aug 1888?
Crich
feint entry
Job
Knighton
Apr 1884
Crich
Died in peace Apl 1894
Edwin
Leafe
8 May 1905
Whatstandwell
Died in the Lord
James
Lester
13 Jun 1945
Annie
Lester
1 Jan 1940
Crich
James
Lester
13 Jun 1948
Crich
Eliza Ellen
Lester
3 May 1949
Crich
Sarah Ann
Lester
13 Mar 1949
Crich
Lily
Limb
Apr 1969
Crich
Isaac
Petts
26 Aug 1888
Crich
Died in the Lord August 26 1888
Ursula
Rollinson
24 May 1904
Crich
Died trusting in her Lord May 24/1904
William
Sellors
1 Nov 1893
Crich
after suffering many years he died November 1893 ? in God
Emma Fanny
Sellors
22 Feb 1905
Crich
Thomas
Sims
26 Dec 1839
Crich
Thos
Sims
6 Aug 1843
Thos Sims Departed to his heavenly rest after having sustained the office of deacon in this church for many years in the year of our Lord 1843 Augst. 6th (from a minuted entry)
Beatrice
Smith
18 Jan 1971
a faithful member
Margaret
Taylor
11 Mar 1938
Crich
Kate
Taylor
14 May 1950
Crich
Thomas
Thorley
1895
Crich
died in the Lord 1895
John
Weeldon
no date
Fritchley
Finished well his course
Hannah
Wood
8 Jan 1904
Crich
Died in the Lord

The following is a page from the Baptist register:

photo of Baptist deaths records

The first Sexton to be appointed was John Sheldon in 1840. The graveyard was to the right of the Ebenezer Chapel on Roe's Lane. Nothing remains of this today.

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