John Blake1

#37256, b. 1832, d. November 1865

Individual's Timeline

Birth1832John Blake1
Marriagebetween 1855 and 1865John Blake2
DeathNovember 1865John Blake

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Census details


John Blake's headstone in the St Peter's Churchyard reads In memory of Captain John BLAKE formerly of H M 47th Regiment and late of H M 28th Regiment, eldest son of J J BLKAKE esq. of this parish, He served in the Crimea in 1855 and in Indoa during the mutiny of 1857. He died the 10th Nov 1865 aged 33 years. God will redeem my soul from the power of the grave for he shall receive me. Also Mary widow of the above named John BLAKE who died 14th March 1872 aged 35 and is interred in the same grave with him. This grave is within an enclosure with other graves. Stone posts and iron rails.


  • 1850-1865, Captain 47th & 28th Regiments. He served in the Crimean War & Indian Mutiny

Family of John Blake and Mary Tovey


  1. Free parish registers, online,      Norfolk
    Place     Bramerton
    Church     St Peter
    RegisterNumber     211
    BurialDate     16 Nov 1865
    Forename     John
    Surname     BLAKE
    Age     33
    Abode     Norwich
    Notes     Captain 47th & 28th Regiments Went Into The Crimean War & Indian Mutiny Eldest Son Of 278
    FileNumber     6052.
  2. Certificate or Original Parish Reg Entry, Extract from original records, downloaded.