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Deaths by drowning

no.full nameburial
year
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1Robert George 186919Drowned at Firth of Balbrogie. A grandson of Isabella McKenzie
2Adam Adamson180054Mariner_drowned in the Tees
3James Allen187557Drowned off Bamburgh Castle.
4James Allen187533Drowned off Bamburgh Castle.
5John Allen187524Drowned off Bamburgh Castle.
6Thomas Allen187569Drowned off Bamburgh Castle.
7James Rennie Anderson190015Accidentally Drowned At Uphall Pond
8William Phillipson Anningson189940Drowned off Harwich
9T ArcherDrowned at the wreck of H.M.S. Birkenhead on 26th February 1852
10J ArmstrongDrowned at the wreck of H.M.S. Birkenhead on 26th February 1852
11Charles Baker189025Who was drowned at Blakeney
12John Baker188956Who was drowned at Blakeney
13James Richard Balaam187922Drowned in Salerno
14William John Balfre191717drowned at sea
15Tom John Barker191431of New Delaval accidentally drowned whilst bathing on Blyth Sands
16William Barker191426of New Delaval accidentally drowned whilst bathing on Blyth Sands
17William Barnes194829
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Died 25th Dec 1948.These 2 brothers drowned in the same incident that claimed the life of Eileen Beddington who is also buried in this section (image 9576). See http://trove.nla.gov.au
18Edmund Richard Barnett1928Supposedly died by drowning.
19J BarrettDrowned at the wreck of H.M.S. Birkenhead on 26th February 1852
20John Barrett17d 17??? - Drowned off Whitby
21William Nathan Barron1917Drowned at sea
22John Henry Baskcomb188424drowned at Kurzemoor Denmark
23James Bastian186035Drowned in Falmouth Harbour
24Richmond Curle Bateman1874Drowned off the coast of Yokohama
25Richmond Curle Bateman1874Drowned off the coast of Yokohama
26Thomas Batty1864Drowned while bathing at ? Damaged stone
27Annie Emma Beale188114Who were accidentally drowned in River Brue July 15 1881
28George Beaumont1817Drowned off Shetland. DoD indistinct.
29Emily Beazley1914aged 7m accidentally drowned Hokianga
30Rose Beazley191420
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Accidentally drowned Hokianga Auckland weekly News - BEAZLEY Hokianga Harbour near Rawene - Monday morning Mrs Frederick BEAZLEY aged 20 yrs and her 1 year old child drowned when the punt they were in swamped Three others were rescued
31William Joseph Beckwith183925master mariner drowned at sea
32Eileen Bedington194824
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Accidentally drowned. 25th Dec 1948. This was the same incident that took the lives of two brothers (Barnes) also buried in this section (image 9810). See http://trove.nla.gov.au
33Lancelot Edward Bell188643drowned in R Orwell
34T BellinghamDrowned at the wreck of H.M.S. Birkenhead on 26th February 1852
35Arthur Bemrose192834Accidentally drowned
36Ella Mary Bennett191449Drowned in the “Empress of Ireland”
37William Hooper Benoke187025drowned was the grandson of Elizabeth and William Challacombe.
38J Berry194330Petty officer Royal Navy no D/KX.80971. Drowned in the sinking of HMS Charybdis.
39Hugh Arthur Bishop190667Drowned off Blakeney Bar This stone was erected by a few friends
40Thomas Bishop88
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In Memory of Thos. Bishop who was drownded Nov 11th 1807, Aged 33 Years Please note - the age is 33, not 88. This is the same Thomas Bishop who is commemorated, on the Sheringham Memorial to Fishermen lost at sea. Two boats capsized within a few yards of the shore in the Great Storm of Nov 11th 1807. Five other men were lost in the same disaster. He was born in Feb 1775 and was married.
41William Edward Black187831
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Third son of Dr Patrick Black Navy officer drowned in the shipwreck of HMS Eurydice off the Isle of Wight
42Jacob Blackburn178734Drowned near Black Tar; Haverfordwest
43Walter Blackmore191015drowned in R Torridge
44William Blank185130Drowned at Adelaide; South Australia
45George Blick188918drowned
46Sidney T Booker188918Drowned in the wreck of the Billaport off Iquique; Peru.
47W BoswellDrowned at the wreck of H.M.S. Birkenhead on 26th February 1852
48Frederick George Bowen185618who drowned off Southend
49David Boyd195430drowned in Buenos Aires
50Rupert Ainsley Boyd1927Served with the 17th Lancers. Drowned in Palermo; Sicily.
51Richard Cutcliffe Boyle187519drowned
52G BradleyDrowned at the wreck of H.M.S. Birkenhead on 26th February 1852
53Richard Braund187941Drowned in ilfracombe
54Wiliam Bristow55
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Those whose names are here recorded were accidentally drowned in the river Ouse whilst returning from singing the praises of their Saviour in the neighbouring townships; on December 26th 1923. Gods Will Be Done. As a tribute of respect to the memory of the sufferers; and of deep compassion for their sorrowing families; their common landlord; Beilby Thompson of Escrick Park has errected this monument. William Bristow; Parish Clerk.
55John Brodie191532Accidentally drowned at Grandmere; Quebeck
56Henry Jasper Brook183519Accidently drowned at Appledore
57Frederick Thomas Brown194144Drowned
58James Maggs Brown191541accidentally drowned in Ipswich dock whilst working on HMS Submarine D4
59Kenneth Brown1917236th R. War. Regt. Drowned on duty at Blyth
60Samuel Brumstead187618The latter was drowned while bathing in the river Wensum
61James Buchanan28born Cir 1871, died 8 May 1899 drowned in Kirkliston Distillery Reservoir
62Charles Lowe Buckingham188745
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drowned after the monarch capsized; the captain of the yacht was william rice rumson who is also buried in this churchyard
63Edmund Alfred Buckingham185812drowned
64Henry Alexandra Buckingham186126drowned
65James Thomas Buckingham185323drowned
66William Burman187739drowned
67James Burn184438Drowned in the River Esk. Age indistinct.
68James Burn14Drowned in the river Esk
69John Burn184035Drowned in the St Lawrence river. Age indistinct.
70John Burn15Drowned in the River St Lawrence
71John Butler189551drowned with son
72John Pascal Butler189518drowned with father
73Thomas Butler187130Drowned at sea
74Charles William Buttond 18?? of Caistor; Lincolnshire. Drowned.Date concealed.
75Joseph Bye187816drowned in the Pentland Firth
76William John Bye188222drowned on a voyage from New Zealand to London
77J ByrneDrowned at the wreck of H.M.S. Birkenhead on 26th February 1852
78 B______en179032Surname indistinct.Drowned in the Wash
79Henry Edward Cadell185723Drowned attempting to cross the Balonne Creek Barwan River New South Wales
80Alice Came191516Drowned at Pakirl
81Waverly Arthur Cameron189123
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Waverley Arthur Cameron Editor Oban Times Second Son Of Duncan Cameron Drowned On The 4th of June 1891 By The Foundering Of A Sailing Boat Off The Island Of Lismore Argyllshire Aged 23 Years To Thee The Love Of Woman Hath Gone Down Dark Flow Thy Tides O'er Manhood's Noble Head O'er Youth's Bright Locks And Beauty's Flow'ry Crown. Yet Must Thou Hear A Voice: Restore The Dead Earth Shall Reclaim Her Precious Things From Thee Restore, Restore The Dead, Thou Sea
82Levi Capper190240Drowned
83Joseph Carmichael18575Age 5 years 11 months drowned at Thorne
84Hillary Wilson Carr190113of Trimmingham; accidently drowned while bathing at Cromer
85M CarringtonDrowned at the wreck of H.M.S. Birkenhead on 26th February 1852
86George Henry Carroll194216drowned at Gayndah
87H Carson194333Royal Navy no D/JX.257519. Drowned in the sinking of HMS Charybdis.
88Ellen Castle188945drowned
89Charles Arnold Caust190627drowned at Henley Beach while endeavoring to rescue others in peril
90M CellarsDrowned at the wreck of H.M.S. Birkenhead on 26th February 1852
91E L Chegwin1943Royal Navy no D/KX95986. Drowned in the sinking of HMS Charybdis.
92George Henry Chrisp190362drowned in the Omaka River
93Charles William Chudleigh19446Grandson. Accidentally drowned 23rd Feb 1944 (cremated)
94Catherine Clare185328Hop Picker's memorial to 30 people drowned in the River Medway. Native of Ireland.
95John Clark185029Drowned
96Joseph E Clark189132drowned at laguna
97John Clarke182410found drowned
98William Clarke182232Mariner who was drowned near this port
99William Henry Clarke184428Mariner who was drowned October the 29th 1844
100Robert Matthew Clarkson18776Drowned at Holmsund; Umea and was interred there

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