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St. Sepulchre Image (1) - City of London
Burial Place of Charles Marshall Godolphin Cobbe - 5th January 1837 - age 15 years
St. Sepulchre - Image (1)
St. Sepulchre - Image (2)

Sons of the Clergy 1799 Appendix
R C Cobbe (1)
R C Cobbe (2)
R C Cobbe (3)
R C Cobbe (4)
James M. Cobbe
Charles Cobbe Lt RN
Sarah Ann Cobbe
Maria Vere Cobbe
Countess Frances (Cobbe)
Charlotte Cobbe
Arabella Cobbe
Marshall G. Cobbe
Frances E. Cobbe
Caroline Cobbe
Charles M.Godolphin Cobbe
Thomas Cobbe
Sydney G. Cobbe
Rosamond C. Cobbe

 

Somewhere in what was once the St Sepulchre churchyard, lies the body of 15 year old Charles Marshall Godolphin Cobbe, His father, (William) Marshall Godolphin Cobbe, Master Mariner, RN, attended Christ's Hospital (1793 - 1800) on the basis of consanguinity to his ancestor's great uncle Sir Wolston Dixie Bart (c1524 - 1594). Sir Wolstan was Alderman & Lord Mayor of London, as well as President (1590 - 1593 ) of and Benefactor to, Christ's Hospital, He was also Master of the Skinners' Livery Company. According to the Parish Burial Regiser Charles was living in Skinner Street at the time of his death. According to the Pearce source, Christ's Hospital was across the road from St. Sepulchre. The writer wishes he had known when taking this photograph 22 Feb 2010!

                             Sources:  St. Sephulcre Burial Register, 1837 via Ancestry.co.uk. E. H. Pearce, "Annals of Christ's Hospital", Hugh Rees, London, 1908. Ian W. Archer Oxford DNB - 2010
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