Memorial: M5498

Memorial in St Alphege, Greenwich commemorating Samuel Enderby d. 1829

Location

St Alphege Church, Greenwich , London, England

Transcript

'IN A VAULT BENEATH / THIS CHURCH ARE DEPOSITED THE REMAINS OF / SAMUEL ENDERBY ESQR. / OF CROOMS HILL HOUSE, IN THIS PARISH / WHO DIED OCTOBER 14TH 1829, AGED 74 / ALSO OF / MARY HIS WIFE / WHO DIED AT OLD CHARLTON / FEBRUARY 25TH 1846 AGED 79 / THIS TABLET IS ERECTED BY / THEIR FAMILY AS A TOKEN OF / LOVE, ESTEEM AND RESPECT.'

Details

Description: Shield-shaped stone wall tablet.
Type: Wall tablet
Position: North side of Nave
Materials: Stone

People

Enderby, Samuel
Age: 74
Date of Death: 14/10/1829
Cause of Death: Unknown
Rank / Occupation: Shipowner
Organisation: Samuel Enderby & Sons

Extra

Notes: Whale ship owner.
Photographer: B. Tomlinson 2019