Eliza Medforth Aged 3 Years
Jane Medforth Aged 3 Years
Newsam Medforth Aged 5 Weeks

   
 
   
  The gravestone of three young Medforth children.
   
  The gravestone of three young Medforth children.
Photograph - Mike Welton
   
   
 

Inscription reads: In memory of three beloved children of John and Ann Medforth,
Eliza died March 27th 1882 aged 3 years & 2 months.
Jane died March 31st 1882 aged 3 years & 2 months.
Newsam died April 29th 1882 aged 5 weeks.
Of such is the kingdom of God.

   
 

Parish Register: 1882 Mar 29th Eliza Medforth, Easington 3
1882 Apr 1st Jane Medforth, Easington 3
1882 May 1st Newsam Medforth, Easington 5 weeks.

   
 

1881 Census records: John Medforth and his wife Ann residing at North End Road Easington aged 39 and 37 respectively, John being a joiner by trade, having 3 children Jane, Eliza and George.

Two of the above recorded on the gravestone.

   
 

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