John Tench Bedford

aged 21
Delboeuf Baker Bedford
Frances Bolitho
Penzance, St Mary the Virgin
  1. North aisle 2, , two lights, Crucifixion and Resurrection
    2a. Crucifixion with Mary and John on either side of the cross 2b. Resurrection: Christ arises from the grave
    1a. Pelican in her piety—symbol of Charity 1b. Agnus Dei: symbol of Christ
  1. Baptism at Madron, Penzance Chapelry, Cornwall OPC Baptisms. Father’s first name given as Del Boeuf
  2. Death of Lt John Tench Bedford, RN, only son of donors, on loan from HMS Rattlesnake, died Lukoja (now Lokoja) on the River Niger Globe p 4, Morning Post p 8, Evening Standard p 7
  3. J Polsue, A Complete Parochial History of the County of Cornwall, vol III p 228. William Lake, Truro, . Gives date of death.