which consists of the villages of Crich, Fritchley and Whatstandwell

Crich Obituaries in the Derbyshire Times

Cuttings courtesy of John Hardwick

The following are obituaries from the Derbyshire Times. They were in an old battered scrap-book of local newspaper clippings, sadly not dated, but interesting non-the-less.

Benjamin Gretton 1867 – 1923 Farmer

news clipping Wheatcroft

Lizzie Piggin 1868 – 1926, wife of William Piggin Church Sexton and Clerk of St Mary's Church

Obituary Lizzie Piggin

Alfred Mercer 1865 – 1930 Crich Chemist from 1900

Obituary Albert Mercer

Frederick Barnes 1847 – 1930 Gardener at Wingfield Park Hall

news clipping of Wheatcroft

Ellen Dunn 1843 – 1933 Widow of Dr Dunn, Crich area doctor

Obituary of Ellen Dunn

Edward Watkins 1849 – 1934 Prominent Fritchley Quaker, Bobbin Mill owner, Compiler of the "Crich Illustrated Guides"

Obituary of Edward WatkinsObituary Edward Watkins

Thomas Thorpe 1856 – 1935 Farmer and chapel organist

news clipping Wheatcroft

Frederick Taylor (dates unknown) Crich Greengrocer

Obituary Frederick Taylor

Samuel Taylor (dates unknown) Worker at Johnson & Nephew

Obituary Samuel Taylor

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