Middle - Row 10
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In memory of MARY PURVES who died at Coldstream Manse where she had been a trusty servant for nearly 27 years aged 65 years 24th December 1825.
There are two old headstones here. First one, two feet high on plinth beside James Wilson, Solicitor. Small top has been displaced. Erected in memory of MARGARET REID born at Lonmay Aberdeenshire on 29th January 1858 and died at Old Manse Coldstream on 12th February 1864.
In memory of JAMES WILSON Solicitor Coldstream died 8th July 1860 aged 34 years
Erected by JAMES GROSERT in memory of WILLIAM his son who died at Broomdykes 20 January 1850 aged 8 years. Also JANET his daughter who died at Gunsgreenhill 9 June 1865 aged 22 years. Also WILLIAM GROSERT who died at Gunsgreenhill 1 January 1877 aged 16 years. Also ELISA MITCHELL his wife who died at Kelso 11 November 1893 aged 73 years. Also the above JAMES GROSERT who died at Kelso on 18 March 1901 aged 86 years
Next to Robert Scott below – RB 1720 (name lost)
Erected by ROBERT SCOTT Lennel Newtown in memory of WILLIAM his son who died Lennel Newtown 29th October 1867 aged 29 years. Also GEORGE his son who died at Lennel Newtown 17th June 1868 aged 24 years. Also MARY his daughter died in infancy. Also the above ROBERT SCOTT who died 25th August 1877 aged 62 years. Also JOHN SCOTT his son who died 11 November 1878 aged 27 years. Also ELIZABETH SCOTT his daughter died 10th August 1879 aged 33 years. Also MARGARET wife of the above WILLIAM SCOTT who died 22nd May 1882 aged 47 years. Also JANE TINDLE his wife who died 3rd December 1905 aged 91 years. Also JANE SCOTT his daughter who died 5th October 1947 aged 91 years.
In memory of JOHN SCOTT fisherman who died at Tweedmill October 7th 1894 aged 79 years Also JOHN his son died January 18th 1895 aged 54 years. Also MARGARET McDOUGAL his wife died 3 August 1897 aged 85 years. Also HELEN his daughter wife of GEORGE ROBERTSON who died at Goswick 31 October 1879 aged 27 years. (On the rear) In memory of JAMES McDOUGAL who died 14 February 1817 aged 16 years. Also ISABELLA McDOUGAL who died 22 October 1822 aged 18 years. Also JAMES McDOUGAL their father who died at Ford Westfield 26 December 1836 aged 62 years. Also CATHERINE McDOUGAL their mother died 29 February 1865 aged 86 years.
Erected by ARCHIBD HOGG Blacksmith Lennel Newtown in memory of his father ROBERT HOGG Blacksmith who died May 12th 1841 aged 54 years. Also his mother MARGARET THOMSON who died January 17th 1841 aged 63 years. Also PETER his son who died March 24th 1846 aged 6 years. Also ELIZABETH his daughter who died 29 August 1852 aged 3 years. Also THOMAS HOGG his son died 27 Sept 1872 aged 25 years. Also ISABELLA DUNCAN wife of the above who died 24th August 1877 aged 61 years. Also ROBERT DUNCAN his brother in law who died 31 December 1895 aged 68 years. Also the above ARCHIBALD HOGG died 30 November 1904 aged 88 years. Also JOHN his son who died 1 July 1918 aged 73 years. Also ROBERT his son who died 9 August 1919 aged 78 years. Also MARGARET his daughter who died 17 July 1933 aged 81 years. Also PETER his youngest son who died 5 August 1934 in his 81st year. (On a plinth) Also ISABELLA HOGG who died 28 September 1946 aged 87 years.
In memory of JANE WILSON spouse to ANDREW MACK Coldstream who died 4 February 1826 aged 22 years. Also WILLIAM his son who died 2 February 1830 aged 5 years. Also JAMES his son died 8 January 1834 aged 10 years. Also ALEXANDER his son who died 16 March 1837 aged 7 months. Also the above ANDREW MACK who died 7 December 1879 aged 86 years. Also MARGARET MACK wife of JOHN YULE born 14 April 1842 died 27th December 1885. Also THOMAS 4th son of ANDREW MACK born 10 October 1831 died at Denwick Northumberland 28 February 1866. (On rear which is difficult to read) JAMES MACK died 20 December 1824 aged 63 years. Also AGNES DAWSON spouse who died 9 ? 1827 aged 68 years.
Erected by DAVID HAIKNEY in memory of mother MARGARET BROWN who died February 19 1803 aged 59 years. Also his father DAVID HAIKNEY died July 19 1810 aged 62 years. Also BARBARA ANDREWS who died 27 December 1806 aged 26 years. Also daughter BARBARA who died March 8 1810 aged 3 years. Also his daughter MARGARET who died May 25th 1812 aged 2 years. Also said DAVID HAIKNEY who died 23 June 1822 aged 45 years. Also wife ISABELLA JEFFERY who died 10 August 1844 (or 1833) aged 63 years (NB no entry either year, date altered on stone). Also MARGARET daughter died 21 February 1832 aged 14 years. (On rear) Burial place of DAVID HAIKNEY’s family. (There is an inscription but it is difficult to read).
In memory of PETER DUNLOP tenant Skaithmuir died 12th April 1859 aged 54 years. And of ISABELLA MELROSE DICKSON his wife who entered into rest November 18th 1888 aged 57 years. (There shall be no more death, neither sorrow nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain for the former things are passed away. Rev XX14)
Headstone plus two little ones. ALFRED CHARLES COURT 1913 -1983. ISABELLA MARGARET COURT died 1st April 1967 aged 56 years. In loving memory of BESSIE COURT died 11th December 1946 aged 72 years.
Also on a headstone J Court R O C died 10 Jan 1920 age 52 years
In memory of ROBERT INNERWICK late Steward in Grahamslaw died 17 March 1805 aged -6 years. Also JOHN son died 5 January 1776 aged 3 years. Also his daughter CHRISTIAN INNERWICK died in Eckford (note r is raised) 28 August 1791 aged 22 years. Interred at Eckford Churchyard. Also HELLENOR SCOT wife died 8 August 18—aged 84 years. (This latter part of the inscription is below ground).
Erected in memory of HANNAH RIDDLE who died at Coldstream 6 October 1843 aged 85 years.
Sacred to memory of JANET CLARK wife of ALEXANDER GILLESPIE Simprim born at Musselburgh 18th April 1796 died at Simprim 23rd December 1871. Also the said ALEXANDER GILLESPIE born at Menslaw Northumberland 12 March 1795 died at Simprim 6 January 1873 in his 78th year. (On rear) ALISON daughter of GEORGE GILLESPIE died 14 September 1756 aged 4 months. Cornmills 02. Also GEORGE son of GEORGE GILLESPIE of Tweedmill died 17 August 1785 aged 13 years. Also GEORGE GILLESPIE died 28 November 1788 aged 65 years.
Here lies the body of JOHN ROBERTSON husband to MARGAT SUORDDIE died 31 December 1759 aged 71 years. Also JOHN his son died 28 December 1765 aged 28 years. Also MARGAT SUORDDIE died 6 January 1776 aged 27 years. (Margat’s remembrance is below ground).
Here lyes MARGRET RULE spouse to JAMES WAIT Herd at Crookeses who died 4 September 1762 aged 36 years. Also his sister MARRON WAIT died 12 years. Also children MARGRET died 12 February 1772 aged 4 years. Also YUPHON died 23 February 1772 aged 2 years. (The latter’s remembrance is below the ground).
(Beside slope to river, there is a headstone about three feet high with no inscription on the front). (On the rear). Erected by HELEN MILLER Coldstream in memory of WILLIAM MILLER her husband who died on 21 March 1812 aged 68 years.