St Katherine's Churchyard

St Katherine's Churchyard contains many stories of Canvey Island's past history. In this section are a few stories about the people buried there. Plus a link to Find a Grave where the graves from the churchyard are being listed.

Page link: Joseph Rodham Unthank 1887-1934
Joseph Rodham Unthank 1887-1934
Killed by a splinter
Page link: His Farewell Letter
His Farewell Letter
Canvey Man's Death
Page link: Rose Emma Conquest Tragedies
Rose Emma Conquest Tragedies
Another story from the Churchyard
Page link: Three Graves
Three Graves
One family
Page link: Benjamin Walter Ablard 1866-1927
Benjamin Walter Ablard 1866-1927
Buried in St Katherine's Churchyard
Page link: Major John Waller Henson USAF
Major John Waller Henson USAF
Buried in St Katherine's Churchyard
Page link: John Luck
John Luck
emailed in by his great granddaughter Sharon Sciachettano
Page link: St Katherine's Churchyard
St Katherine's Churchyard
'Pages' of Canvey's History
Page link: Canvey Resident's Strange Death
Canvey Resident's Strange Death
William Yetton 1865-1919
Page link: Maurice Blackford RN 1873-1933
Maurice Blackford RN 1873-1933
Served on HMS Orlando during the Boxer Rebellion
Category link: Ebenezer Joseph Mather
Ebenezer Joseph Mather
The founder of The Royal National Mission to Deep Sea Fishermen