Barnard Castle burials 1884-1904

1,352 burials at Barnard Castle St. Mary in Teesdale district, covering 1884-1904. Although these are recorded in the church burial register, most of these burials would have been in the cemetery on Victoria Road at the east end of town, unless the family of the deceased owned a vault in the church or plot in the churchyard that still had space in it. Abodes mentioned besides Barnard Castle, lying in both Durham and Yorkshire, include Barnard Castle Moor, Boldron, Harmire, Kinninvie, Langleydale, Marwood, Stainton, Startforth, Streatlam, Westwick, and the Barnard Castle Union (a.k.a.Teesdale Union) Workhouse.

Sample burials:

  • 10 Mar 1884 Isabella Pigg, of Kinninvie, age: 64
  • 12 Oct 1900 Richard Wood Atkinson, of Montgomery County, State of New York, U.S.A., age: 33, killed on the railway
  • 20 Nov 1902 Margaret Carter, of East Farm, Stainton, Barnard Castle, age: 96
  • 8 Dec 1904 Mary Arrowsmith, of 81 Galgate, Barnard Castle, age: 83