Day: July 12, 2011

Tombstone Tuesday – Ruth Bentley (1906-1977)

This is the gravestone of Ruth Bentley, she is my 1st cousin 1x removed.

Ruth was born in Clitheroe, Lancashire on 26th January 1906 to parents Robert Halstead and Ellen Musgrove.  She married Albert Bentley sometime in the third quarter of 1933 and the marriage is recorded in the Clitheroe registration district.

The grave is in Clitheore cemetery.


On this day … 12th July

1813 … Priscilla Dawson and Joseph Hindle were married at St. Andrew’s church in Kildwick, West Yorkshire.  Priscilla is my 3x great grand aunt.