Corton Village

St Bartholomew's Church

Incumbent:  Rev Roger Key

The church is on the junction of Coast Road, Stirrups Lane and Church Lane Corton, on the northern end of the village. 

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Name, Age and Burial DateDate Buried

BURGESS, Matthias Henry, aged 37 Head Teacher of Corton Church of England School for 9 years
Buried 30th January 1905 

CRANE, Maria  of Oulton Workhouse aged 95
Buried 6th February 1905

WARREN, Susannah Stephens aged 86
8th February 1905

EAVES, Catherine Charlotte 85
20th February 1905

HOPKINS Violet Mary 15 months
23rd June 1905

JACKSON, Susanna 69
24th June 1905

FREEMAN, Samuel 87
17th July 1905

SMITH, John of County Lunatic Asylum, Melton 55
29th July 1905

HANNANT, Thomas James 82  Vicars Churchwarden for many years
3rd November 1905 

GOOCH, Charles 76
23rd November 1905

DUNNETT, Caroline Clara 1 month
29th January 1904

BETTS, Rose 4 days
21st July 1904

WOLMERSHAUSEN, George Michael of Lowestoft 39
30th July 1904

GORROD, Maud Mary Ann of Carlton Colville 20
8th September 1904

BUTTIFANT, Frederick William 28
12th September 1904

STOPHER, Mary Elizabeth 19
14th September 1904

SMITH, Maria 86
8th October 1904

RUSHMERE, Martha 75
6th February 1903

REEVE, Wilfred Clifford 2
30th March 1903

COOPER, Robert Samuel 7 weeks
4th May 1903

LAKE, James Henry 18 days
21st May 1903

SOANES, William 61 3rd June 1903

ARCHER, Mary Louisa of Great Yarmouth 57 16th June 1903

BACON, Harriet Ellen 16 20th August 1903

WARD, Sarah 56 9th September 1903

TUTTLE, Elizabeth Ann 57 3rd October 1903

SMITH, Rosa Mary 13 4th November 1903

SHARMAN, Sarah Ann 75 27th November 1903

MACE, Sarah Ann 80 7th January 1902

BUTTIFANT, Sarah Soanes 84 16th January 1902

LEVELL, Elijah of Oulton died in Melton Asylum 55 21st February 1902

MARGETSON, Maria 90 7th April 1902

HIGH, Mary Ann 45 14th April 1902

BLAKE, Charles Edward 25 days 26th April 1902

RICHES, Grace Lily 12 days 26th April 1902

SMITH, William of Oulton Workhouse, a native of Corton 84 17th May 1902

FREEMAN, James Arthur of Hopton 16 6th October 1902

RATTLER, George Henry 72 30th April 1901

HAZEL, Samuel of Oulton 48 1st June 1901

SMITH, Emily Rhoda 15 months 5th July 1901

GOOCH, Charlotte 66 13th July 1901

HOVELLS, Ralph Stanley 10 months 31st July 1901 1901

LINSTEAD, Esther 73 27th September 1901

WOLMERSHHAUSEN, Milliann 66 8th October 1901

PYE, Charles William 16 24th December 1901

ROSE, Edith Margaret 16 months 28th December 1901

HIGH, Arthur John  died in Lowestoft Hospital 29 10th August 1900

LEVELL, Caroline of Oulton 60 23rd March 1900

HICKS, Edward James 8 17th March 1900

FREEMAN, Alfred James 4 months 20th February 1900

BETTS, Emma 71 17th January 1900

CULLEY, William Robert 37 6th December 1899

BOWLER, Charlotte 36 13th October 1899

SMITH, John  65 10th October 1899

SHARMAN, George 78 23rd September 1899

BULTITUDE, John 86 17th July 1899

BROWN, Rebecca 86 15th April 1899

SMITH, Maurice William 6 6th March 1899

YALLOP, Sarah 98 6th February 1899

PITT, David 66 25th January 1899

PILCH, Catherine 21 17th November 1898

RATTLER, Lucy 63 8th October 1898

BROWN, Benjamin an inmate of Oulton workhouse at time of decease.  Parish Clerk of Corton for 42 years 1855-97 80 10th June 1898

BURGESS, Frank Pascoe 4 10th June 1898

MILLS, William Allerton 35 1st March 1898

SEARLES, Mary Ann 79 22nd January 1898

SMITH, James 59 16th December 1897

ALDRICH, David 72 27th October 1897

TRUDGETT, Henry 40 17th September 1897

FREEMAN, Ellen 78 26th August 1897

STANTON, Faith 22 months 17th April 1897

BURGESS, Donald Pascoe 10 weeks 24th March 1897

TAYLOR, William of Norwich found drowned in a pond at Corton 36 13th February 1897

HORNER, Mary 64 23rd December 1896

LEGGETT, Elizabeth Emma 8 months 30th October 1896

GREEN, George 73 5th October 1896

SMITH, Margaret Edith 19 18th September 1896

MILLS, Charlotte 65 1st September 1896

EAVES, William Benjamin 80 28th August 1896

OAKES, Handsworth Charles 5 months 28th April 1896

ROBERTS, Isabel 63 31st March 1896

BOON, Clara 26 30th March 1896

GOULTY, Mary Ann 85 14th March 1896

HOWE, William Rowe 77 7th February 1896

SMITH, Mary Ann 64 5th February 1896

TUTTLE, Ellen 27 19th December 1895

WRIGHT, Ernest 3 3rd December 1895

OAKES, Stella Josetta 2 days 30th November 1895

BACON, Kathleen Eugenie 19 months 4th November 1895

HARBORD, Fanny 16 16th October 1895

SOANES, Walter Edward 11 months 3rd August 1895

TOOK, Sarah 88 12th June 1895

HOVELLS, Herbert William 1 day 3rd April 1895

HOVELLS, Leonard 1 day 3rd April 1895

FISK, Leonard James 8 months 2nd April 1895

BULTITUDE, Sarah 83 31st January 1895

BOON, Ann Eleanor 82 12th January 1895

BOON, George 65 10th January 1895

WRIGHT, Hedley March 4 months 14th June 1894

BOON, Agnes Mary 13 8th May 1894

GREEN, Eliza 70 14th April 1894

SEALES, Thomas 78 29th March 1894

FREEMAN, Hilton Isaac 10 months 19th March 1894

FREEMAN, Florence Ethel 2 months 9th March (died 5th March) 1894

PYE, Lucy 90 3rd February 1894

MENDHAM, Ann 78 "8th January 

(died 3rd Jan)" 1894

HARRIS, George 60 13th November (died 9th Nov) 1893

MENDHAM, Eliza 54 "3rd October 

(died 30th Sept)" 1893

HOVELLS, Ernest 7 days 13th September 1893

HORNER, James 84 21st August 1893

LAKE, Alma May 3 months 5th July 1893

MITCHELL, George of Peckham 65 8th May 1893

PYE, Charlotte of Lowestoft 62 27th April 1893

WOOODCOCK, Henry of Melton, Suffolk 73 24th February 1893

BROWN, Benjamin of Oulton Workhouse 42 21st February 1893

SEWELL, Agnes 78 16th February 1893

SEWELL, Richard 80 3rd November 1892

MILLS, Charles Frederick Benjamin 2 months 14th October 1892

IMIMM, Joseph - A German of no fixed abode.  He hanged himself in Corton Parish.  The Coroner's Jury found a verdict of 'temporary insanity'.  He was buried with the form of service authorised by the Bishop of Norwich under 43 & 44 vict ch 41 s 1328th September 1892

BOON, Robert 17 23rd July 1892

PITT, Elizabeth Ann 56 15th July 1892

SOANES, Florence Chrisanne 1 month 9th July 1892

SEWELL, Charles 57 29th March 1892

GODDARD, Mary 6 25th March 1892

HOOD, Mary Ann 57 8th March 1892

EVES, John 52 8th March 1892

PRATT, Sarah of Great Yarmouth 79 27th January 1892

MACE, Francis 73 21st January 1892

SMITH, John 79 20th January 1892

SMITH, Dorothy 2 months 18th January 1892

SPALDING, Ellen Thirza Emma 15 months 9th January 1892

SMITH, Henry 34 22nd December 1891

BOWLER, Harriet 65 28th October 1891

READ, Robert of Diss, Norfolk 89 20th October 1891

WALPOLE, infant daughter of Horace Walpole buried without service 1/2 hour 15th August 1891

JEFFS, Thomas Jeffs, son of Thomas J. Jeffs 2 years 9 months 13th August 1891

FREEMAN, William 60 12th August 1891

SOANES, Ellen Maria of Charlwood, Surrey 28 8th August 1891

BROOKS, John Charles 10 months 29th July 1891

MILLARD, Beresford John, son of John Millard 17 months 18th April 1891

SOANES, Louisa 2 years  21st March 1891

SMITH, Katherine Ellen 8 months 16th February 1891

WALPOLE, Mabel Annie 12 months 10th January 1891

ALEXANDER, Robert Clifton 16 months 11th December 1890

RAVEN, Mary Rebecca 21 8th December 1890

MITCHELL, William 77 25th November 1890

PRATT, George 83 31st October 1890

WOODCOCK, Mary Ann of Lowestoft 95 30th September 1890

PYE, Dennis 79 7th October 1890

PHILLIPS, Florence Lily 8 months 29th July 1890

SMITH, Charles Samuel of Lowestoft 2 15th July 1890

READ, Samuel of St Margarets Lowestoft 75 21st May 1890

KNIGHTS, Susannah 69 1st May 1890

PYE, James 83 12th April 1890

AUSTIN, Sydney George 11 days 4th February 1890

TUTTLE, John William 51 24th January 1890

GARROD, Charles James 5 months 26th November 1889

HOOD, Robert 83 20th August 1889