Middle - Row 20

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Middle - Row 20 -1 - Baird/Kirkup/Marshall

In affectionate remembrance of MARTHA daughter of ANDREW and JANE BAIRD East Learmouth who died at Coldstream Sept 13 1850 aged 4 months. Also WILLIAM their son who died at East Learmouth 12 May 1880 aged 20 years. Also the above ANDREW BAIRD who died at East Learmouth 2 July 1886 aged 63 years. Also MARGARET ANN his daughter who died at Norham 21 December 1888 aged 37 years. Also WILLIAM JAMES KIRKUP his grand son who died 29 April 1889 aged 17 weeks. Also JANE MARSHALL wife of the above who died 2 January 1902 aged 78 years. They rest from their labours.

Middle - Row 20 - 2 - Davidson/Cooper

Erected by ROBERT DAVIDSON in memory of ANDREW DAVIDSON his son who died a Lennel Newtown 20 Sept 1858 aged 21 years. Also JAMES DAVIDSON his son who died at Coldstream 12 Sept 1836 aged 1 year. Also the above ROBERT DAVIDSON  who died at Lennel Newtown 28 Aug 1877 aged 65 years. Also JANE COOPER wife of the above who died at Coldstream 10 April 1895 aged 88 years. Also SARAH eldest daughter of the above who died at Coldstream 16 June 1914 aged 82 years. Also ELIZABETH daughter of the above who died 12 Febr 1919 aged 79 years. Also JAMES son of the above who died at Birkenhead 17 Octb 1918 aged 77 years.

Middle - Row 20 - 3 - Dalgliesh/Erskine/Anderson

Erected by JOHN DALGLIESH Blacksmith Coldstream in memory of ROBERT his son who died 1 February 1842 aged 7 years. Also JANE his daughter who died 15 November 1842 aged 4 months. Also JANE ERSKINE his wife who died 23 November 1870 aged 72 years. Also of JOHN his son who died 1 June 1872 aged 39 years. Also ALEX ANDERSON his son-in-law who died at the Hirsel 2 July 1852 aged 44 years. Also the above JOHN DALGLEISH who died 28 December 1887 aged 89 years. Also ELIZABETH his daughter who died 5 December 1906 aged 76 years. Also ISABELLA his daughter who died 6 Nov 1909 aged 83 years. Also MARGARET his daughter widow of ALEXANDER ANDERSON who died 8 February 1910 aged 81 years.

Middle - Row 20 - 4 - Unknown

Down from the corner of the Kirk is a headstone with the only readable text WILLIAM 26 December 1869 aged 6 months.

Middle - Row 20 - 5 - Henderson/Young/Robertson/Telfer

(Large Obelisk with front inscription on white tablet, east side) 1881. In memory of RICHARD HENDERSON of the Academy Coldstream who died 17 April 1862 aged 62 years. (Next piece of text unreadable) And of ELIZABETH YOUNG his wife who died 3 May 1862 aged 68 years. Affectionate remembrance of their consentious, amiable and kindly character of long their Christian worth of the passed away and the sincerest of all that knew them. (On north side) Here are also interred their children – THOMAS who died 1 May 1834 aged 5 years. Also RICHARD who died 23 October 1838 aged 10 months. JANE MARGARET who died at Edinburgh 7 August 1894 aged 52 years. ELIZABETH ROBERTSON who died at Edinburgh on 7 February 1895 aged 68 years. JESSIE TELFER who died at Yetholm 7 October 1901 aged 71 years. (On south side) MARGARET YOUNG sister of ELIZABETH YOUNG who died at Coldstream 25 April 1881 aged 85 years. ADAM YOUNG (son of RICHARD HENDERSON) who died at Edinburgh 22 March 1903 aged 69 years. (On the east side base) Be thou faithful unto death and will allow the crown of life). He was appointed to Parochial School but in ???? gave up his wordly all for conscience sake joined the Free Church of Scotland. Afterwards he conducted a private academy with great usefulness and success.

Middle - Row 20 - 6 - Unknown

This headstone is at the rear of headstone 5 (Henderson).1732 Here lies intered ROBERT B who died March 24 1732 his age 68 years.

Middle - Row 20 - 7 - Unknown

Flat stone in front of Fairbairn headstone - it reads IF 1658 B-B. mainly unreadable as there is other text.

Middle - Row 20 - 8 - Fairbairn/Hay/Guthrie

Erected in Memory of RALPH FAIRBAIRN feuar in Coldstream who died at Todhillrig 25 October 1854 aged 78 years. Also ISABELLA HAY his wife who died 2 Sept 1836 aged 60 years. Also JAMES his son who died 21 April 1811 aged 2 years. Also ISABELLA his daughter who died 12 July 1829 aged 19 years. Also MARGARET his daughter wife of JOHN GUTHRIE who died 14 Feb 1837 aged 29 years. Also RALPH his son who died in London 29 May 1870 aged 52 years. Also ANN his daughter who died at Todhillrig 23rd of Sept 1872 aged 61 years. Also JOHN his son who died at Todhillrig 1 March 1880 aged 64 years. Also AGNES his daughter who died at Birgham 18 Dec 1888 aged 67 years.

Middle - Row 20 - 10 - Hogg/Fairbairn

(Headstone leaning forward). Erected 1822 by JAMES HOGG Mason in Coldstream who died at Newcastle upon Tyne 24 March 1845 aged 81 years. Also his wife ISABEL FAIRBAIRN who died Jan 8 1851 aged 75 years. In memory of of his daughter ISABEL who died 7 Febr 1811 aged 4 years. (Other text is buried underground).

Middle - Row 20 - 11 - Henderson

Erected…….THOMAS and GEORGE son of JAMES HENDERSON Coldstream.

Middle - Row 20 - 12 - Gray/Brown

Erected by MATHEW GRAY Shipperd Crooks in memory of ELLEN BROWN his wife who died 20 April 1863 aged 73 years. Also the above MATHEW GRAY who died 19 Sept 1877 aged 91 years. Also HELEN GRAY his daughter who died 21 November 1878 aged 61 years. Also ALICE his grand daughter who died 21 May 1880 aged 15 years. Also MATHEW his great grandson who died 11 August 1880 aged 5 years. Also ELIZABETH GRAY who died 21st October 1903.

Middle - Row 20 - 13 - Thomson

GEORGE THOMSON Berwick his family burying place. Here lies his Children – AGNES THOMSON who died 31 August 1807 aged one year. And JAMES THOMSON died 11 October 1805 aged 3 years. And also three who died in infancy.

Middle - Row 20 - 14 - Thomson.

(Small stone) Here lies the body of THOMAS THOMSON who died 24 June 1782 aged 27 years, son to THOMAS THOMSON.

Middle - Row 20 - 15 - Thomson/Broun

In memory of ? THOMSON (lower part only). (Rest, largely unreadable) Also AGNES BROUN his spouse died 6 June 1821 aged 82 years. Also ROBERT THOMSON his son who died the 10th Dec 1791 aged 25 years. Also MARY THOMSON his daughter who died the 4 April 1786 aged 16 months.

Middle - Row 20 -16 - Thomson/Kerr

Very difficult to read. Erected to memory of JOHN THOMSON weaver Lennel Newtown who died 27th Aug 1852 aged 76 years. Also ISABELLA KERR His wife who died 30 December 1843 aged 73 years. Also MARY THOMSON his daughter who died 1 May 1863 aged 62 years.

Middle - Row 20 - 17 - Thomson

Sacred to memory of ROBERT THOMSON Tenant in Ryselaw who died Decr 5th 1830 aged 79 years. Also two of his children died in infancy. And of JANET THOMSON his wife who died at Sucklaw Ridge January 28th 1849 aged 88 years. Also ISABELLA their daughter who died at Kelso 19 March 1865 aged 68 years. Also ROBERT their son late Tennant at Sucklaw Ridge who died at Kelso 4 April 1865 aged 66 years.

Middle - Row 20 - 18 - Dickson

ARCHIBALD DICKSON of London died at Bartle Hill April 16 1792 aged 32 years. This stone was erected by his Widow.

Middle - Row 20 - 19 - Dickson/Fairbairn/Mills/Ewan

Headstone overlooking the river. (Stone flattened) Here lies JOHN DICKSON Feur and Butcher in Coldstream who died September 10 1750 aged 82 years. Also his spouse JEAN FAIRBAIRN who died October 4 1762 aged 84 years. Likewise the children of their son ARCHIBALD DICKSON and ANN MILLS his spouse viz JEAN died June 10 1759 aged 1 year. ARCHIBALD died July 12 1764 aged 10 months. AGNES died March 1 1769  aged 3 years. JOHN died January 15 1770 aged 24 years. To s--  November 14th 1789 aged 42 years. Of ARCHIBALD DICKSON and in Bartlehill who died 601 April 1707 aged 81 years. Also ANN MILLS spouse to ARCHIBALD DICKSON tenant in Bartlehill who died 29 September 1790 aged 74 years. Also JEAN DICKSON who died March 1813 aged 6? Years. Also JAMES EWAN died at Coldstream 6 April 1950 aged 45 years.