monuments at kensal green


The General Cemetery of All Souls, Kensal Green, boasts one of the finest collection of funerary monuments in the world, with fully 153already Grade II* or Grade II Listed in the national registry of buildings of special architectural or historic interest. A great many more also mark the graves of notable personalities, or appeal as sculpture in their own right.


Great & Good


Thomas Barnes
(1785-1841)
Editor of The Times 1817-1841


 

Law & Politics


Rt. Hon. Charles Buller
(1806-1848)
Liberal politician


 

Medicine


Herbert William Allingham, FRCS
( 1862-1904)
Surgeon & medical writer

 

Funerary Luminaries


William Banting
(1826-1901)
William Westbrook Banting
(1857-1932)
Crown Undertakers & funerary furnishers



Dr. George Birkbeck
(1776-1841)
Philanthropist & educationalist

 

Daboda Dewajee
(d. 1861)
Indian judge
 

Dr. James Miranda Barry
(1795-1865)
Army doctor, hospital reformer, cross-dresser
 

Thomas Dowbiggin
(d. 1854)
Upholsterer, cabinet maker & society undertaker



Anne Isabella Noel, Lady Byron
(1792-1860)
Philanthropist & mathematician

 

Sir Henry Hawkins, Baron Brampton
(1817-1908)
Barrister & judge
 

Sir William Beatty FRS MD
( 1773-1842)
Naval surgeon, attended Lord Nelson at Trafalgar
 

James Samuel Farley
(1811-1866)
Monumental mason, founder of the firm now known as Jordan Farley


Robert Fellowes
(1770-1847)
Theologian& philanthropist
 

Henry Hetherington
(1792-1849)
Chartist & newspaper publisher
 

George Napoleon Epps
(1815-1874)
homeopath
Ellen Elliott Epps
(1808-1876)
Writer on health issues
 

William Holland
(1779-1856)
Furniture maker & society undertaker


Dwarkanauth Tagore
(d. 1846)
Businessman & philanthropist, grandfather of the poet Rabindranath Tagore
 

John Cam Hobhouse
Baron Broughton de Gyfford
(1786-1869)
MP, traveller, friend of Byron
 



Sir John William Fisher, FRCS
(1788-1876)
Surgeon-in-Chief of the Metropolitan Police Force 1829-65

 

Edward Manuel Lander
(1836-1910)
Founder of E M Lander Memorials

 

Sir William Molesworth, Bt
(1810-1855)
Radical politician
 

John St John Long
(1798-1834)
Erstwhile painter, quack doctor
 

John Claudius Loudon, FLS
(1783-1843)
Landscape gardener, horticultural writer, influential theorist on cemetery design

 

Sir Patrick O'Brien, 2nd Baron O'Brien
(1823-1895)
Irish MP & traveller
 



Dr. John Lumsden Propert, MD MRCS
(1793-1867)
Surgeon, founder of The Royal Medical Benevolent College

 

John Nodes
(d. 1895)
Founder of John Nodes & Sons, family undertakers
   

Sir James Fitzjames Stephen, Bt KCSI
(1829-1894)
Judge
       
 
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