Notable People

Over the last 150 years Folkestone and district have been a very fashionable place to visit attracting many well-connected and interesting people – as well as being the place where many senior military figures retired. Here are some interesting characters we have discovered alreadythis list is continually added to.

To find these characters in the cemetery – a Virtual Cemetery Plan has been created and you can click on it >>>>>> HERE/

If you click on the linked name below it will take you to where you can often find more information about that person – although the amount of detailed information is dependent on who has updated it.

Memorials discovered for Notable People

Civic dignitaries, Titled and Professionals

Tragedy, Accident and Murder


Artistic, Creative and Musical


Life and Times