Tuesday, 6 January 2015

Barnsley Cemetery Thomas William Halton

The Halton Family gravestone

Close up of the inscription for Thomas William Halton

War Memorial Archive listing

War Memorials Online listing

Photograph by Pete Schofield

Grave Location and Inscription:
Plot T 835
Of Your Charity / Pray For The Soul Of / Lieutenant Surgeon Matthew C.S. Halton / M.D., J.P. / Late mayor of Barnsley / Born June 3rd 1843 / Died March 7th 1899 / R.I.P. / Jesus. Mercy. Mary. Help / Also Thomas William Halton / eldest son of the above / born May 17th 1876 / who was accidentally killed in France / April 24th 1918.
Also of Your Charity / Pray for the Repose / of the Soul of / His Beloved Wife / Lucy Ann / Born March 21st 1848 / Died June 4th 1902 / R.I.P. / Jesus. Mercy. Mary. Help.
Also Patrick Allen / Dearly beloved husband / of Mary Halton / and son of / Dr Matthew C.S. Halton / born June 23rd 1878 / died Feby 3rd 1942 / Jesus. Mercy. Mary. Help.

Thomas William Halton is buried in Guarbecque Churchyard in France remembered on the Commonwealth War Graves Commission website.