By Peter C. Jupp (auth.)
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For Catholics, however, the corporeal remains were still accorded space in a realm where obligations still mattered, for the judgement to come was not solely a matter of divine responsibility, nor beyond human influence or amelioration. Thirdly, Catholics maintained ritual and pastoral aids for dying people as, for example, prayers, extreme unction, the role of Jesus’ mother Mary (‘Pray for us sinners now and at the hour of our death’) which all bore the dominant notion that people after death commenced a journey for which a ‘send-off’ was beneficial.
917). The actual burial would be conducted by a paid chaplain attached to the new cemetery. In some cases before 1850, said Sir George Grey, the clerk and churchwarden of the metropolitan parish had also received fees (HC, 7 June 1850, para. 918). In St Giles in the Fields, a parish made notorious by the revelations of Chadwick’s Supplementary Enquiry in 1843, there was a parish official who practised nearly all the trades involved in a funeral. The rector, Dr J. E. Tyler, employed as his sexton a former soldier who had become a parson.
Gatherings from Graveyards was followed by pamphlets, letters and lectures. These were nationally reviewed and stimulated calls for country-wide reform, for many London problems were paralleled in provincial cities. By the end of the decade, Walker’s pioneering work had been taken over by the Government. Yet Walker is not to be credited only for publicising contemporary burial practices and for giving them a medical frame of reference. His work was critical to the development of the cemetery and the demise of the churchyard.
From Dust to Ashes: Cremation and the British Way of Death by Peter C. Jupp (auth.)