Monumental Inscriptions for the Parsons Family in Marston Magna

The following inscriptions were transcribed from tombstones in St.Mary's Church in the village of Marston Magna in Somerset in July 2004.


In loving memory of Charles Parsons Born April 19 1811
Died at Pilling Farm December 17 1891

Also of Harriet his Daughter
Born March 12 1855
Died at Walk Farm June 29 1879

Also of Harriet his Wife
Born 5 October 1830
Died 27 March 1904

Also of Harry their Son
Born 21 January 1870
and Died 3 December 1895


In loving memory of Richard Parsons who Died January 11 1896
Aged 82 years


In loving memory of Archibald T C Parsons Born May 17 1853
Died July 9 1893

Also of Sarah Jane Widow of the Above
who Died June 8 1903 Aged 62 Years

Also of Hilda Bessie Louise the youngest Daughter of the Above
Born May 9 1891 Died November 4 1896


Sacred to the memory of Charles Parsons who Died August 29 1846 aged 59 years

Also of William his son who Died April 19 1842 aged 17 years

Also of Ann widow of the above Charles Parsons who Died
December 21 1858 aged 73 years

Chest Tomb

Thomas Taylor Parsons son of Andrew and Elizabeth Parsons
who died May the 7th 1786 aged 25 years.

Here also lieth the body of Andrew Parsons who died May the 18th 1769 aged 50 years

Also Elizabeth wife of the said Adw Parsons who died Decr the 20th 1807 aged 84 years

Also Andrew their son

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