What is this first name?

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  1. kernowmaid

    kernowmaid Well-Known Member

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    Can anyone read the first name on this gravestone?
    At first I thought 'Walter' - but it seems to start with 'M' and end with 'hen'.

    Died 7 July 1824, so I can't look it up!

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    (My own photo, from St Mewan Churchyard, Cornwall - not quite in focus.
    Sorry :oops:)
    Jane
     
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    Daft Bat Administrator. Chief cook & bottle washer! Staff Member

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    Matthew ROBERTS?
     
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    Londoner Will always roll up her sleeves and dig around

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    Opc has Matthew Roberts age 81 of Luxilian buried on 10 July 1824 so Jan must be right!
     
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    kernowmaid Well-Known Member

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    You little geniuses (genii? :D)
    Thank you!

    Jane :)
     
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