Hebden Township Historical Data

Cemetery Memorial OLD-31-S

Photograph of the memorial in Hebden Cemetery
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Inscription

In Affectionate Remembrance
OF
JOHN,
SON OF ROBERT &
DRUSILLA HEBDEN,
OF HEBDEN,
WHO DIED NOVr 7th 1882,
IN HIS 24th YEAR.
In the midst of life we are in death
ALSO OF THE ABOVE
DRUSILLA HEBDEN,
WHO DIED JUNE 2nd 1891,
IN HER 68th YEAR.
ALSO OF ROBERT,
HUSBAND OF THE ABOVE,
WHO DIED JAN 26th 1907,
AGED 81 YEARS.

Notes

"In the midst of life we are in death" is the English translation of "Media vita in morte sumus", a Gregorian chant.

People commemorated on this memorial

Ref. No. Name Year died Age Dates Notes
OLD-31-S (1) Hebden, John 1882 23 d. 7/11/1882 Son of Robert & Drusilla Hebden
OLD-31-S (2) Hebden, Drusilla 1891 67 d. 2/06/1891 Spouse of Robert Hebden; née Sherringham
OLD-31-S (3) Hebden, Robert 1907 81 d. 26/01/1907 Spouse of Drusilla Hebden