Memorial: M5575

Gravestone at St Stephen’s Old Church, Fylingthorpe commemorating Edward Gillins d. 1844

Location

St Stephen's Old Church, Fylingthorpe, East Yorkshire, England

Transcript

'In memory of / EDWARD GILLINS who was / unfortunately drowned with the / upsetting of the Life Boat in attempt / ing to save the crew belonging to the Brig / Ann of London on the rocks near RH Bay / February 4 1843 aged 31 years / Also MARTHA his wife died July 9th 1844 aged 26 years / Also of ISABELL daughter of EDWARD and MARTHA GILLINS / who died Nov ... 1843 aged [2] years'

Details

Type: Gravestone
Position: North Yorkshire
Vessel: Ann

People

Gillins, Edward
Age: 31
Date of Death: 4/2/1843
Cause of Death: Vessel Loss
Rank / Occupation: Lifeboatman
Organisation:

Extra

Notes: From Robin Hood's Bay
Bibliography: http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~stormrhb