Hebden Township Historical Data

Cemetery Memorial OLD-13-SW

Photograph of the memorial in Hebden Cemetery
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Inscription

IN TENDER MEMORY OF
RALPH BOWDIN
WHO DIED JANUARY 14th 1917

Notes

Ralph Bowdin was born in Hebden in 1833, son of Daniel and Elizabeth Bowdin. He built up a large general store in the village based on Bridge House over the course of more than fifty years, which he sold to Thomas Stockdale when he retired in 1905.

People commemorated on this memorial

Ref. No. Name Year died Age Dates Notes
OLD-13-SW (1) Bowdin, Ralph 1917 d. 14/01/1917 b. 1833. See here for more details