Memorial at St Edmund’s Church, Southwold, Suffolk commemorating George Parkyns Ellis d. 1858
St Edmund's Church, Southwold, Suffolk, England
'George Parkyns Ellis, 3rd and only surviving son of Commander F W Ellis, Royal Navy and Charlotte his wife, who in the 18th year of his age, full of life and promise was with two young friends accidentally drowned by the upsetting of the Southwold Lifeboat on 27 Feb 1858'
Date of Death: 27/2/1858
Cause of Death: Maritime accident
Rank / Occupation: Lifeboatman