Memorial: M4447

Memorial at¬†Toxteth Park Cemetery, Liverpool commemorating Ann Ross and her children who died in the wreck of the ‘Royal Charter’ 1859


Toxteth Park Cemetery, Toxteth, Liverpool, England


'Sacred to the memory of Elizabeth, the beloved wife of Thomas Richardson, late of Flint, who departed this life November 18th. 1859, aged 59 years. Also ANN ROSS, daughter of the above, who with her two infant children, perished on board the 'ROYAL CHARTER', wrecked upon the Welsh coast, October 26th, 1859, aged 33 years'


Type: Headstone
Position: D293
Vessel: SS Royal Charter


Ross, Ann
Age: 33
Date of Death: 26/10/1859
Cause of Death: Vessel Loss
Rank / Occupation: Passenger


Bibliography: 'Illustrated London News' 26 November 1859; 'Illustrated London News' (5 November 1869) p. 448; Bill Fevyer 'Joseph Rogers, seaman of the Royal Charter', 'The Lifesaving Awards Research Journal' no. 38, pp. 18-22 (Feb 2000).

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