Friends of Hastings Cemetery


Colonel Robert Tubbs Nightingale Tubbs

In Memory of

Robert Tubbs Nightingale Tubbs

son of the late Robert Tubbs, of Harlesden, Middlesex, Esq.

Colonel Cinque Ports Artillery Volunteers

And late Captain 9th Regiment Bombay Native Infantry

Born 16th March 1823, Died 26th July 1891

Whose ashes are deposited beneath this memorial.


In Memory of Fanny Cecilia Tubbs

Wife of Robert tubbs Nightingale Tubbs,

Daughter of G W Minet of Baldwyns Kent

Born in Rome April 3rd 1831, Died at

Capel-Ne-Ferne, St Leonards, Januray 16th 1922.

Whose ashes are deposited beneath this memorial.

"I believe in the resurrection of the dead."

AW G14

Also on this tomb is a plaque for plot AW G15:

Near this memorial (AW G15) are interred the ashes of

Delia Jane:

Youngest daughter of the late Charles William Minet of Balwyns, Kent Esq and Leah Fortrie, his wife

Born at Frankfort on Maine, 5th July 1849

Married 12th October 1871 to Oreur Georg Parker Esq.

Late 60th Rifles.  Died 12th May 1900

Robert Tubbs Nightingale Tubbs Married Fanny Cecilia Minet, born April 02, 1831 in Rome, Italy, September 26, 1861 in Paris, France.

1871 Census. Robert (age 48) & Fanny with 3 Servants. At Park Rd, Park Villas Hastings. Robert Captain Half Pay Retired

1881 Census Robert & Fanny with 3 Servants. At 1 Park Villas, Chapel Park Rd, At Mary Magdalen, Hastings. Robert Captain HPHM Bombay Army,  Captain, Hon Major West Sussex Artillery Volunteers, Lt Col Cinque Ports Artillery Volunteers



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