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Journal of the Society for the Preservation of Memorials of the Dead

Vol. VII No. 2 of Part 1 (1907)

 

 

Saint Nicholas Church and Burial Ground, Dundalk

 

RODEN

 

Sacred to the Memory of

Anne Countess of Roden

Daughter of James first Earl of Clanbrassil

The days of her age were threescore years and ten fulfilled

In drawing nearer to the Lord Jesus day by day

And holding fast to the end

The blessed hope of everlasting life

Knowing verily that in all things we must learn of Him

Her constancy and tenderness

As mother and daughter

Have been seldom equallised and never surpassed

Obit 1802

 

HAMILTON / FOLEY

Near this spot lie the remains of James Hamilton Earl of Clanbrassil

Viscount Limerk, Baron Clanboy, & Knight of the Illustruous Order of St. Patrick

He was born on the 23rd of August 1730, was married on the 21st of May 1774 to Grace

Eldest Daughter of Thomas Lord Foley & died on the 6th of Febway 1798 leaving no issue

His disconsolate widow who inscribed this tablet to his Memory forbears to fill it with superfluous Praise or useless Lamentations

May they who knew him best and loved him most praise him in their future Living by a Remembrance of his Example

And an initation of his virtue

 

 

MONTGOMERY / REED / JOCELYN

Sacred

To the memory of

The Revd. James Montgomery A.M.

Who departed this life the 16th August 1803

Aged 76 years

He was Rector of this parish 10 years

He was truly exemplary in discharging

All the duties of a Christian

Minister

He was Pious to his God

Just and Honourable to all men and

Unbounded

In his Kindness to the poor

This Tablet

Was arrected by his affectionate Niece

Mrs. R. Reed of Ballymoyer

May the 20th 1809

This tablet

Is inscribed as a small token of

Filial affection by

Anne, Countess of Mayo

To the memory of her beloved parents

The Honble John Jocelyn

Of Fairhill

4th son of Robert, 1st Earl of Roden,

who died in Jany 1828, aged 59 years

and Margaret

his affectionate wife

wgo died in April 1840 aged 69 years

 

THACKERAY

To the memory of

The Revd. Elias Thackeray A.M.

For 50 years Vicar of Dundalk

And Rector of Castletown

……

He departed this life 20th April 1854

Aged 88 years

 

MERCER

Underneath the remains

Of Fairfax Mercer Esq.

Of Fairhill who Departed

This life the 16th October 1790

Aged 68

 

DE JONCOURT

Here lieth the body of Stephen De Joncourt

Who departed this life the 9th day of

April 1795 in the 80th year of his age

 

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Journal of the Society for the Preservation of Memorials of the Dead

Vol. VII No. 3 Part 2 (1909)

 

Saint Nicholas Church and Burial Ground, Dundalk

 

JONES

Of Barmeath once a native was

I now lie here beneath the grass

Here lieth the remains

Of Richard Jones who

Departed this transitory life

On the 17th Day of

May 1809 in the 29th year of his age

When I was young and in my prime

It pleased the Lord to end my time

Like as the Lily fresh and green

I was cut down and no more seen

You old and young, see here I lie

As you are now so once I was

 

McCLINTOCK

Sacred to the memory of Henry McClintock Esqr

Collector of Custom

Port of Dundalk

Youngest son of

John McClintock Esqr

Of Drumcar Co. Louth

Died Feb 1843

Aged 61 years

Blessed are the dead which are in the Lord

 

BELL

Edwd Bell departed

This life the 19th

Of Jan 1796 aged 76 years

 

STEVENSON

Here lieth the body of John Stevenson Who departed this life Monday the 25th of October 1777 aged 65 years And also his Wife Mary Stevenson who departed this life on Saturday the 19th of December 1779 aged 66 years and 7 of their children

 

TWIBILL

Here lieth the body of Mr. John Twibill

Who departed this life the 18th day of December 1782

Aged 56 years

And the body of Mrs.Twibill

His wife who departed this

Life 18th day of August 1785 aged 48 years

Also sacred to the memory of Elizabeth Grace Twibill

Eldest daughter of George Twibill Esqr of Dundalk

Born 26th August 1818 died 4th August 1883

 

TWIBILL

Sacred to the memory of George Twibill Esqr who departed this life june 2nd 1835 aged 72 years

Also sacred to the memory of his wife Anne Twibill who departed this life the 13th of June 1871 aged 76 years

And of Margaret Twibill born 1st August 1820 died 6th Jan 1897

 

DAVIDSON

Sacred to the memory of John Davidson of Dundalk who departed this life 20th August 1813 aged 37 years also of two of his children John and William Davidson

 

BAKER

Here are deposited the remains of Tryphena Baker

Who departed this life

December the 21st 1805

Aged 72 years

 

 

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Journal of the Society for the Preservation of Memorials of the Dead

Vol. VIlI No. 4 (19ll)

 

 

Saint Nicholas Church and Burial Ground, Dundalk

[from Mr. P. Crossle]

 

McCOY

ERECTED BY

ROBERT WILLIAM McCoy, Dundalk

to the memory of

an only loving and beloved Brother

John McCoy M.D.

who died in the faith of Christ, and in

the sure & steadfast hope of everlasting life

at Brighton, in England, on the 14th April, 1858

Aged 29 Years.

Respected & beloved during life and mourned

Over in death – his memory will long live

in the recollection of all who knew him

and be ever cherished

by his loving and sorrowing relatives.

 

 

CARAHER

SACRED

To the Memory of

DAVID WILLIAM

who departed this life the 18th

day of March, 1824, Aged 42 Years.

This Tribute of Respect to a Departed

Worth was Placed by his affectionate

Mother.

 

Though boistrous winds & Neptunes waves

Have toss'd me to & fro

In spite of both by God's decree

I labour here below

When now at anchor I do lie

With many of our flee

In hope once more for to set sail

Our Saviour Christ to meet.

Here aflo lyeth the remains of

his Son James, who died in his

infancy aged 9 Months.

Alfo the remains of his Son

David who departed tbis life the

16th day of June, 1837, age 20

years. Also His Grandson

They [sic] Infant Child of J.E. CARAHER

 

 

JOHNSTON

IN LOVING MEMORY OF

Graham Johnston, Esq., of Dundalk,

Died Aug. 8, 1873, aged 87

His Wife, Anne,

Daughter of Robert Macan, Esq., Cariff, Co. Armagh,

Died Oct. 9, 1852, Aged 68.

And Their Children,

Anna Margaret, Died Ap. 25, 1825, Age 10

Thomas William, Died at Lahore, June 13, 1846, Aged 33:

Robert Macan,               Died             Oct. 2, 1856,      Aged 36.

Charlotte Dorcas,              -                 Nov. 18, 187x       -      54.

Richard Keating,                 -                Feb. 28, 1873      -      54.

Louisa Frances,                 -                Nov. 26, 18xx       -      68

This Tablet is Erected by his two surviving Daughters

over the place occupied by him and his family

in this Church for nearly 80years.

1881.

[White marble tablet inside the church.]

 

 

TAYLOR

Sacred to the Memory of William

Taylor, Ensign In the 8th Royal

Vetn Battalion who departed this

Life the 6th of Septr. 1825 Aged 52

years.

Also of his Children who died

young the 27th Novr. 1816.

 

 

 

STUBBS / HAMILTON

D.O.M.

 

In Loving memory of

John Hamilton Stubbs, M.A.

eldest son of James Stubbs; Clerk of Ballybowden in

the County of Dublin, for fifty two years a resident

in this County as Master of the Dundalk Endowed

Grammar School from 1814 till 1826; Curate of

this Parish until 1841; and afterwards Rector of

the Parish of Dromiskin. He bore with him to the

grave the love and respect of all classes and creeds

Born Jan. 26th 1786. Died Oct. 25 1866.

Margaret his.wife eldest daughter of John Charleton, Esq.

of High Park, County Dublin

Born Dec. 9th 1791. Died Jan. 25th 1880.

 

And of their Children

 

George              Died             March 12th 1835 Aged 15 years

Margaret             "                 March 14th 1835 Aged 14 years

Anne                 "                 April 16th 1836 Aged 20 years

Isabella Jane    "                July 22nd 1836 Aged 6 years

Mary                 "                 July 19th 1837 Aged 20 years

William Henry     "                 June 20th 1851 Aged 17 years

Edward Charles James   Nov. 30th 1856 Aged 25 years

 

The remains of all these are deposited in the

Vault beside the vestry door of this Church.

John Hamilton, who died in Finglas, County Dublin, May 16,

1834

Aged 16 years and was buried in the Churchyard of that Parish

James   }

Charles  } Died in infancy and were buried in the

Ellen      } S.W. corner of this Churchyard.

FOR THE LORD GOD GIVETH THEM LIGHT

AND THEY SHALL REIGN FOR EVER AND EVER.

 

[Brass tablet over Rector's pew in chancel inside the church.]

 

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Journal of the Society for the Preservation of Memorials of the Dead

Vol. IX No. 6 (19l6)

 

 

St. Nicholas's Church and Churchyard, Dundalk

[From Mr. Philip Crossle.]

 

There are two large stone-built vaults in the churchyard.

The larger one belongs to a family called Page; well know in Dundalk in olden times.

The smaller, to the Tipping family of Bellurgan, near Dundalk.

 

O'CALLAGHAN / TOMLIN

Upright slate: -

To the Memory of

JAMES O'CALLAGHAN, Esqr J.P.

(eldest son of

OWEN. O'CALLAGHAN, Esqr J.P.

and D.G. Co. Armagh)

who died 8th Augt 1852

Aged 72 years.

Also to his wife MARYANN

Daughter of A. Tomlin, Esqr

of Manchester

died August 9th 1883.

 

GILLICHAN

Flat limestone slab: -

SACRED

to the Memory of

James Gillichan

who departed this life

May the 16th 1813, aged 59 years.

And also

to the Memory of his Wife

ELIZABETH GILLICHAN

who departed this life

on the 7th of July 1842

aged 79 years.

 

GILLICHAN

Flat limestone slab: -

SACRED

to the Memory of

GEORGE GILLICHAN; M.D.

who departed this life

December 24th 1817 aged 29 years

ALSO

To the Memory of his Brother

JOSEPH GILLICHAN. B.A., M.D.

who departed this life

September 3rd 1837 age 37 years.

ALSO

To the memory of his Brother

JAMES GILLICHAN

who departed this life

March, 12th 1869 aged 72 years.

 

GILLICHAN

White marble slab, in black frame, inserted in wall of churchyard: -

SACRED

TO THE MEMORY OF A DEAR SISTER

ELIZABETH GILLICHAN

DEPARTED THIS LIFE

19TH MARCH 1842.

To her to die is gain.

 

SHEKLETON / TYRRELL

Flat limestone slab: -

Here lie the Bodys [sic] or Mrs Jane

Shekleton Widow of Alexander

Shekleton late of, Peppers-town

Gent decd and Dorothy Tyrrell

otherwise Shekleton her daughter

Dorothy departed this life the

9th day of Decr 1788 aged 35 Years.

AND Jane died the 12th Febry

1789 in the 59th Year of her Age

Alfo Joseph Shekleton Son to

the aforesaid Jane Shekleton

who departed this life the 17th of

October 1810 aged 56 Years

Also John Shekleton Son of

the aforefaid Jofeph who departed

this life the 28th day of [May] 1824

Aged 29.

Alfo Margaret Relict of the

aforefaid Jofeph Shekleton who

departed this life 15th Auguft 1834 aged 84 years.

Dundalk Parish Register: -

John Shekleton of Dublin, Surgeon, buried, 31 May 1824.

 

 

SHEKLETON

Flat limestone slab: -

In Memory of four of

Alexander Shekleton's Children

1826

Also in memory of the abovementioned

ALEXANDER SHEKLTON

who departed this life

8th June 1845

in the 59th year of his age

Also in memory or ANNE SHEKLETON

his wife

who departed this life 5th December 1851

in the 70th Year of her age

Also

in memory of

ALEXANDER SHEKLETON

of Dundalk and Pepperstown

their son

Born 13th August 1821 Died 23rd June 1892

aged 70 years.

 

SHEKLETON

White marble mural tablet, inside the church: -

SACRED TO THE MEMORY OF

ALEXANDER SHEKLETON

OF DUNDALK

BORN 1 JULY 1786 DIED 8 JUNE 1845

ALSO TO THE MEMORY OF

ANNE SHEKLETON

HIS BELOVED WIFE

BORN 17 DECEMBER 1781 DIED 5 DECEMBER 1851

THIS TABLET IS ERECTED BY THEIR THREE SONS

JAMES, ALEXANDER, AND JOSEPH

AS A MARK OF THEIR AFFECTIONATE REGARD.

 

SHEKLETON

Flat granite slab: -

In Memory of

ALEXANDER Eldest child of JAMES SHEKLETON

of Dundalk who departed this life

15th January 1853

aged 4 years and 7 months

ALSO

In Memory of Said

JAMES SHEKLETON of Dundalk

who departed this life the 20th January 1870

aged 49 years.

 

BAMER

Upright granite: -

Here Lieth The

Body of John Ba

mer Who Departed

This Life June 1763

Aged 50 Years.

 

BAMER

Upright limestone: -

This Stone was Erected

By Thomas Bamer in Memo

ory of His Mother Margaret

Ling Who Departed This

Life Nobr the 24th 1790 Aged

85 Years.

 

BALMER

Upright limestone: -

This Stone was

Erected by Richard

Balmer of For Kill

in Memory of his Wife

Mary Balmer who Dep

arted this life the 7th of

July 1813 Aged 36 Years

Also two of his Childr

en who Died Young.

 

LEGREW

Flat limestone slab: -

Sacred to the memory of

John Frederick

Eldest Son of John Legrew Esq.

of the 13th Light Dragoons

who

died 4th January 1850

Aged 6 years

A

child of most amiable tember [sic]

and disposition.

 

 

LEONARD

Upright limestone. Inscription very difficult to read: -

In Memory of George Leonard

who Departed this life the

29th of September 1817 aged

54 years.

Friendfhip myfteriouf cemen [sic]

 of the foul Sweetner of life

 and folder of fociety

We owe thee mutch [sic]

thou hast deferved from Far,

[sic] fat beyond what we can ever pay.

 

MURPHY

Flat freestone slab: -

Here lieth the body

of Catherine Murphy who departed

this life December the 5th 1777 aged 50

Years. Also four of her children.

 

MURREY

Flat limestone slab: -

Here lyeth the Body of William Murrey who

Depd this Life the [ ..]th of Apl 1776 Aged [ …]

 

SMITH / BELL

Flat freestone slab: -

ERECTED

by Mary Smith in Memory of her

Affectionate Husband

HENRY SMITH

late of Channen Rock, Esqr who Depd

this life on the 17th day of October 1834

Aged 65 Years.

And also of her Grand Son Thomas

Son of Mr Richard Bell of

DUNDALK

who died on the 20th of said Month

Aged 2 Years and 4 months

Also the remains of Mrs

Mary Smith who departed

this life on the 2nd of January

1838 Aged 75 Years

Also Richard Bell who died on the

17 decr [sic] 1842 Aged 69 years

Also Elizabeth Wife of Richard Bell who

departed this life 31st Janry 1868 Aged 66 Years.

 

CALDWELL

White marble slab, in slate frame, built in east wall of church: -

SACRED

TO THE MEMORYOF

WILLIAM JAMES CALDWELL

AN ONLY AND BELOVED SON

EXCHANGING MORTALITY FOR ETERNAL LIFE

HE FELL ASLEEP IN JESUS ON THE

MORNING OF THE 2ND OF FEBRUARY 1835

AGED SIXTEEN YEARS.

His days dear Boy on earth were few,

They passed away like morning dew,

Take warning by his call in youth,

And early seek the God of truth.

 

PARKER

Upright slate: -

ERECTED

By

ELLEN PARKER

To the memory of her beloved Husband

JOSEPH PARKER

who died August 19th 1853

Aged 54 years

Also the above ELLEN PARKER

who died 28th June 1885, Aged 93 years

"Safe in the arms of Jesus."

JOSEPH PARKER

fell asleep

Sunday Evening

April 24th 1898.

 

PARKER

Flat limestone slab: -

SACRED

to the Memory of late

Joseph Parker

who departed this

life the 28th day of January, 183[1?]

in the 75th year of his age.

 

MOURITZ

Flat granite slab: -

IN MEMORY of JOSEPH MOURITZ who departed this life

June 20th 1791 Aged 61 years

Also

to ISABELLA MOURITZ third daughter of ROBERT MOURITZ who departed this life

November 23rd 1835 Aged one Month

Also

To ROBERT MOURITZ the seventh and

youngest Son of the above JOSEPH MORITZ

who departed this life October the 24th 1833

Aged 51 years.

Also to ELIZABETH MOURITZ relict of the

above Joseph Mouritz, who departed

this life February 1831, Aged 98 years.

Also to ISABELLA MOURITZ, relict of the

above Robert Mouritz, who departed

this life August 9th 1859 Aged 62years.

 

O'RIELY

Upright limestone: -

In Memory of John O'Riely

late Serjeant-Major in the 4th Dragoon Guards who departed this

life 2nd September 1822

aged 33 years.

 

MOLLOY / PHILLIPS

Flat limestone slab: -

Erected to the Memory of Mifs Gertrude Molloy

who died of Consumption on her return

from America to her Residence in the Queen's County

she left this Vale of tears on the 13th day of Nov 1826

resting all her hopes of future happinefs on the merits and Atonement of her Lord and Saviour

Underneath in the adjoining Grave rests also the

Remains of a very dear Child Maria Phillips

whom the Lord was plased [sic] to afflict with Scarletina

and called her to himself on the 1st day of

March 1826

the Lord gave the Lord hath

taken away blefsed be the name of the Lord.

 

GUBBINS

Flat limestone slab: -

To the Memory of

Mrs Anne Gubbins

Relict of William Gubbins Esqr

late of Kilfrush in the County of Limerick

who departed this life December 10th 1836

Aged 88

in the humble hope of a Joyful Resurrection

through the merits and intercefsion of our

blessed Lord and Saviour

Jesus Christ

She was beloved

She is lamented

Also to that of her Daughter

ANNE GUBBINS

who died April the 28th 1859

aged 75 years.

Harriet Gubbins

died 23rd March

1868.

 

BURKE

Flat limestone slab; -

Beneath this Stone

Lie the mortal remains of

Jane Lovett Burke

wife of Joseph Burke, M.D., of Dundalk

Relying upon the merits and atoning blood of

her Saviour Jesus Christ

She breathed her last on the morning of

September 12th 1829

in the 37th year of her age.

 

ATKINSON / FLEMING

Flat limestone slab: -

Underneath this Tomb lie the Remains of David

Atkinson Esq. of Corderry late Captain in the

Louth Militia who departed this life on the 2nd

Day of August 1807 Aged 38 Years. Also the remains of

Mrs Hannah Atkinson Wife of David Atkinson

Esqr of Channen Rock who departed this life on

9th day of July 1815, Aged 84 Years. Here also are deposited the remains of the said

David Atkinson Esq late of Channen Rock

who departed this life on the 25th day of March

1816, in the 84th year of his Age:

George G. Atkinson Esqr Corderry died

18th August 1855, Aged 54 years. Also Elizabeth Fleming

aged 19 years died March 7th 1867

Sarah Fleming aged 18 years died 17th April 1867

and Alexander Fleming

aged 18 years died 21st May 1868.

All three being children of the late John Fleming Esq the Hill Monahan.

 

ATKINSON

Upright slate headstone: -

To the Memory of

John Atkinson Deceased

5th July 1836 Aged 8 years

Also A. Jane died 9th Feb. 1823

Aged 7 years.

 

NOTE. – Captain David Atkinson, of Corderry, was third son or David Atkinson, of Channon Rock. His wife was Mary Jane, daughter of Benjamin Bell, of Ballynewry, Co. Armagh. She died 3rd June 1820. David Atkinson, of Channon Rock, was second son of George Atkinson, of Dundalk, by Margaret, daughter of David Gaussen, of Newry. His wife, Hannah, was daughter of John Trueman, of Brockley, Co. Armagh, by Mary Smith. John Fleming, of the Hill, Monaghan, was married to Mary Atkinson, granddaughter to David and Jane Atkinson. Henry Smith, of Channon Rock, was married to Mary, only daughter of David and Hannah Atkinson. Elizabeth Grindall Robinson was granddaughter to Davis and Anne Jane Atkinson, so were the infant children of John and Anne Jane Atkinson.

 

ROURKE

Upright slate: -

ERECTED BY JOHN

Rourke in Memory of his

Brother James who depd

this life 30th of October

1827 Aged 20 Years.

 

MYERS

Upright limestone: -

Erected by Owen Myers of

Baronftown in Memory of his wife

Catherine Myers who departed this

Life the 29th day of Decr 1825

Aged 44 years

 

ROYALL

Flat limestone: -

Sacred to the Memory of

Isabella Royall who Having

accompanied her Husband

Lieutenant Colonel of the 61st

Foot in the four quarters of

the World, Departed this life

on the 25th October 1814 in amity with

Mankind and esteemed by all

who knew her Aged: 50 Years.

 

ELGEE

Flat limestone slab: -

Beneath this Stone are deposited

the mortal remains of Anne Elgee who

departed this life the 12th of March 1826

Aged 70 Years Also the remains of her

Sister Agnes Algee who departed this life

the 27th of Jany 1838 Aged 75 Years the

last Surviving Children of the late Mr

Charles EIgee of DUNDALK.

 

ALPRESS / THACKERY

Flat slate slab: -

To the Memory of

the Revd JOHN HEWSON ALPRESS A.M.

Curate in the Parish of Louth to the

Revd ELIAS THACKERY for 13 years

and subsequently in the Parish of

Dundalk for 14 years

who departed this life

the 31st day of December 1856

aged 54 years

JOB, XIX CHAP. 25TH 26TH and 27TH verses

Also of

CHARLES ALLPRESS, A.B,

Brother of the above

who died the 11th day of Decr 1874.

Aged 65.

 

GADBY

Flat limestone slab, in railed-in enclosure, the stone broken to pieces, and repaired with cement. The inscription almost obliterated

[Erected]

To the Memory of

Mr Pe[t]er [G]adby [of] Dundalk [who] departed this life

May the […]th 1812 […]

 

GODBEY

Flat granite slab, much broken and repaired with cement, letters covered over: -

Sacred

to the memory

of' Catherine wife of Robt Godbey

Dundalk, Mert who departed this Life

11th Nov 1833

Aged 26 years.

ALSO

To the Memory

of H[anna]h Wife of Robt Godbey

Dundalk W[ho] Departed this life

[ ]th M[ ] 6

Aged [… yea]rs

The Lord giveth and the Lord

taketh away.

Blessed be the Name of the Lord.

 

GODBEY

Flat freestone slab: -

+

I.H.S.

ERECTED

IN

MEMORY OF CAPT. RICHARD GODBEY

WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE

22ND JUNE… AGED 44 YEARS

ALSO HIS DAUGHTER MARY ANNE

WHO DEPARTED OCTOBER 10TH AGED

4 YEARS

ANO DOMINI 1836

ALSO HIS SON WILLIAM WHO DEPARTED

THIS LIFE 19TH APRIL 1838 AGED

11 YEARS.

 

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Journal of the Society for the Preservation of Memorials of the Dead

Vol. IX No. 2 (1917)

 

 

St. Nicholas's Churchyard, Dundalk

[From Mr. Philip Crossle]

 

 

BURNS

Flat slate slab; -

UNDERNEATH

lie the remains of

AGNES BURNS

Sister of

ROBERT BURNS, Ayreshire Poet

25th January, A.D. 1850

ANDREWS

Flat limestone slab; -

Sacred

to the Memory of

JOHN ANDREWS

Inspecting Commander of the Coast Guard

Dundalk District

Who departed this life the 2nd of Augt 1816

Aged 67 Years

Also of

JOHN ANDREWS

his eldest Son who died at

Sierra Leone

In Command of the Ship London

31st March 1815

Aged 30 Years

Also of

GEORGE ANDREWS, R.N.

his third son who was killed in Action

on board H.M.S. Dolphin

in the Parana

30th Novr 1815

Aged 26 Years.

 

BAILEY

Upright granite: -

To THE MEMORY

of Thomas Bailey who

departed this life

Novr 21st 1829 Aged 55 years

Native of London

This stone is placed here

by his disconsolate widow

as A tribute of Respect

 

BATTERSBY

Flat slate slab: -

To the Memory of

JAMES BATTERSBY

Late of H.M. xx Regt of Foot

and for upwards of 30 years

County Inspector of Constabulary

He died at Dundalk on the

The 27th of May1853

In the 63rd year of his Age

Precious in the sight of the Lord

Is the death of His Saints

Psalm cxvi. 15

BEATTY

Upright slate: -

Erected by Jos

Beatty in Memory of

his youngest Daughter

Margaret who died

Novr 3rd 1834, aged 3 years.

BEATTY

Flat slate slab: -

SACRED

To the memory of the children

Of the late Revd James Beatty

Presbn minister Dundalk, and

Elizabeth Beatty his wife

This Tomb is erected by a fond Mother

To her son Joseph

Who died 22nd of Jany 1823 aged 8 Yrs

And to their daughter Matilda

Who died 29th of Jany 1843 aged 6 yrs

Also to their son Albert

who died 15th of Jany 1845 aged 4 Yrs.

 

BEST / MARKS

Upright limestone: -

This Stone

Was Erectd by HENRY

BEST in Memory of

Two of his Children

HENRY and LENNOX

A.D. 1818

Also of William Marks died 10 March 1895

 

 

BIGGER / EASTWOOD

White marble tablet on black frame, inside the church: -

IN A VAULT BENEATH

THIS SACRED EDIFICE REST THE MORTAL REMAIN OF

LENNOX BIGGER, ESQR

OF RICHMOND, DUNDALK.

FOR MORE THAN THIRTY YEARS AMAGISTRATE [sic] OF

THE CO LOUTH WHERE HE WAS UNIVERSALLY

RESPECTED AND ESTEEMED

HE WAS BORN THE 3RD OF MAY 1769

AND DEPARTED THIS LIFE THE 10TH OF JANY 1857

ALSO THAT OF HIS WIFE CHARLOTTE

DAUGHTER OF

JOHN EASTWOOD

OF CASTLETOWN CASTLE, ESQR

WHO DIED THE 28TH OF JUNE 1850

AGED 89 YEARS .

THIS TABLET IS ERECTED IN GRATEFUL AFFECTION

BY THEIR GRANDDAUGHTER.

 

crest: - Swan feeding her young

Motto: - Donans et condonans.

 

COULTER

Flat granite slab: -

Sacred

To the memory of

JANE

daughter of Thos. Coulter of Skyhill

who departed this life

4th June 1840 Aged 21 Years

And also the above named Thomas Coulter

who died on the 22nd of January 1850

Aged 72 Years

Also Anne Coulter Wife

of the above

who departed this life

on the 20th of May 1871

Also in LovIng Memory of Hannah wife

of John Coulter, Wellington Place, died

23rd Feby 1889 Aged 67 years

JOHN COULTER

DIED

20th MAY 1901

AGED 83 YEARS.

 

COX

UprIght slate: -

This stone Erected by

Jane Cox in Memory of her

Husband Ralph Cox who died

4th January 1837 Aged 50 Yrs

also Anne Cox died 13th January

1832 Aged 97 Years.

CRAWFORD

Upright limestone: -

Erected

by John Crawford in

Memory of his Daughter

Elizabeth who died the

10th Day of August

1851

Aged 4 years and 6 months.

CRILLY

Upright limestone: -

Erected by Joseph Crilly in

Memory of his Brother Hamlet

Crilly who departed this life

Nov 19th 1816 aged 21 years.

CROSS

Upright freestone: -

SACRED

to the memory of

Private WILLlAM CROSS

of the

13th KING'S HUSSARS

who lost his life

on the 22nd November 1862

at the fire

of the Dundalk Distillery

This stone is erected by

the Comrades of his Troop in

token or respect and esteem

for his many good qualities.

CROWE

Flat slate slab: -

This Tomb was Erected

by Mr John Crowe

Govr of Dundalk Gaol to

the Memory of his Son John

who departed this life, the

15th day of October 1823

aged 16 years. Alfo of his

Son Faithful William, who

departed this life the 19th

day of Auguft 1824 aged 16 years

Also of his Son Richard

Henry Crowe, who departed

this life on the 29th August

1828 Aged 16 years

Also the above named John Crowe

Who departed this life on the 19th

of November 1849 Aged 81 Years.

And of his Wife Sarah Crowe who

died May 31st 1853,

Aged 75 years.

CROWE

Flat freestone slab: -

ERECTED

By

Christopher Crowe, Dundalk

to the Memory of his wife

Margaret Tennant Crowe

Who departed this life

31st Decr 1837

Aged 28 Years

Here Also Lie the remains

of Christopher Crowe who

Departed this life 17th September

1867 Aged 61 Years.

 

CULLEN

Upright limestone, deeply buried; inscription covered up: -

Sacred to the memory of Mr

I. Cullen who depd this life May

the 12th 1810 Aged 34 Yrs …

 

DARLEY / JOHNSTON

Flat granite slab: -

Sacred to the Memory

Of

Elizabeth the Wife of Rlchard Darley

of Cambrlckville In the County of Louth

Esqr who departed this life the 8th day

Of December 1808, aged 82 Years; deeply and deservedly

regreted.

 

N.B.-Richard Darley appears to have married secondly, 15 May, 1811, Mary Anne, second daughter of Thomas Johnston.

 

DAVIDSON

Upright limestone: -

To the Memory of

Captain William Davidson Pay

Master In the Westmeath Regiment

of Militia who died the 15th Sept. 1811

aged 56 years

This stone was erected by his

Widow and Daughter as a Small

Token of his worth, being a good

Husband and Father a sincere

Friend and an Honest Man.

 

DELAP

Freestone slab in freestone frame, built into wall of churchyard, and railed In: -

To mark the grave

of

FLORINDA

the beloved wife of WILLIAM DELAP

of Ray, Co Donegal

and collector of customs of this port

obit 1st December

1852

"In god's word will I rejoice; in the Lord's word will I comfort me."

Here also rest the mortal remains of Everina Delap

their youngest daughter, who died August 17th

1858.

 

DELAP

Flat slate slab in foregoing, railed in enclosure: -

Beneath this Stone

are laid to rest the remains of

WILLIAM DELAP

It pleased God to call him from this

world of sin 9th of Novr 1854

aged 65 years.

The Lord gave and the Lord hath taken away

blessed be the name of the Lord.

DE JONCOURT

Upright red freestone: -

Here Lieth the Body of Stephen

De Joncourt who departed

this life the 9th of April, 1795

in the 80th year of his age.

 

N.B. - this inscription appeared in Memorials Journal, vol. vii, 1907, p. 142.

Extracts from Dundalk Parish Register: -

Mr. Johncourt, Frenchman, buried 2, March 1742

Mrs. Johncourt buried 18 March 1754

Abraham De Jonecourt buried 29 Dec. 1765

Stephen de Johncourt m. 1 Aug 1755 Alice Hamilton

Issue: - Isaac Stephen bapt. 80 June 1756; a son bapt. 21 Aug 1757; Rachel bapt. 10 Novr 1760; Harriet bapt. 23 Feb. 1763 ; Charlotte bapt. 19 Feb. 1768; Peter Anthony bapt. 27 Aug. 1770.

 

 

DOUGAN

Erected in memory

Of

ROBERT HENRY DOUGAN

who departed this life on the

14th day of October, 1860

Aged 22 years.

Died a Believer in the

Lord Jesus.

Also to that of MARGARET ANNE DOUGAN

mother of the above, who died at Newry

2nd July 1869. Aged 56 years.

 

DRANSFIELD

Upright freestone, in railed-in enclosure: -

Here lies the Body of William

Dransfield who departed this

Life the 29th Day of March 1799

Aged 82 Years

Also Maria Dransfield who

departed this life the 16th of May

1813 Aged 36 Years.

John Askey Dransfield

who died the 22nd March 1873

Aged 62 years.

And of his beloved Wife, Ann

who died the 6th May 1884

Aged 76 Years.

 

EASTWOOD

Upright limestone: -

This

Stone was Erected by James

Robert Eastwood in memo

ry of his Wife Louisa

Who departed this life the

15th of May 1831 Aged 26

years

 

CORRAN

Flat limestone slab: -

Sacred

To the Memory of Edward Corran of

Dundalk, died 17th May 1823 Aged 70

Years and of Margaret his Wife Aged 30

Also to the Memory of Elizabeth Corran

their daughter who departed this life on

the 22nd Novr A.D. 1841, Aged 67 Years.

 

ELLIOT

Upright slate; -

Sacred

to the memory of John Elliot late

of the 4th or R.I.D. Gds who

died the 27th of Novr 1853, aged 39 years.

Erected by his wife.

EYRE

Upright limestone: -

Erected by George Eyre

in Memory of his wife

Mary who departed this life

16th Jan 1831

The above George Eyre

died on the 25th of February

1832.

EYRE

Flat slate slab: -

ERECTED

By MARY LOUISA EYRE

and her Sister MARIA

to the memory of their Brothers,

viz,

JOSEPH EYRE, who died

on the 24th of June, 1837,

GEORGE EYRE who died

on the 14th of May 1839

and of

WILLIAM SAMUEL EYRE who died

on the 19th of April, 1846.

FERGUSON / CRAVEN

Flat limestone slab: -

Stranger

Beneath this Stone in silence rests

My Daughter, My child, My Ellen,

The Wife of David Ferguson.

He departed this life

On Tuesday the 8th day of May 1832.

And Eleanor the Thursday Following.

She has left this world of care and trouble

At an early age to seek a better home.

This is dedicated to her Memory by her

Father Thomas Craven Formerly of

Drumcashel Coy Louth now of the

Town of Dundalk.

When musing sorrow weeps the past

And mourns the present pain

How sweet to think of peace at last

And feel that death is gain.

 

FERGUSON

Flat limestone slab: -

SACRED

To the memory

Of

MATHEW FERGUSON

For

forty years

a

resident in this parish

died 22nd November 1853

aged 71 years

Erected by his son

CLEMENT FERGUSON

I know that MY REDEEMER liveth

Also

to the Memory of his Daughter

MARY who died

the 20th day of April, 1854.

And of his Wife

JANE, who departed this life

the 23rd day of July, 1858.

FITZPATRICK

Upright slate headstone: -

ERECTED

By

JOHN FITZPATRICK

in memory of his Mother

SARAH FITZPATRlCK who died on the

16th May 1853, Aged 83 years

ALSO

his Wife JANE FITZPATRICK who died

2nd April 1862, Aged 54 years.

Also five of his children

JAMES, SARAH, REBECCA,

ELIAS and SUSAN.

ALSO THE ABOVE

JOHN FITZPATRICK, who died

23rd Octr 1867 Aged 80 Years.

And of his daughter HARRIET

who died 1st April, 1868, Aged 25 years.

 

FORDE

Flat limestone slab; -

Here lieth the remains of James Forde

Esqr late Collector of this Port, who

departed this life the 16th of March

1803 aged 69 years.

GATAKER

Upright red freestone, the right side of which has come away in scales; -

In this Grave

Are deposited the Remains

of Henry and Anna Maria

The Third Son and only Surviving Daughter

Of Thomas Gataker, Esquire,

of Balrigan in this County, by Mary his wife.

The Suavity of their Manners

The Extent of their Attainments

And the rich Promise of Improvement

Had endeared them to many Friends

And gratified the fondest wifhes

Of their Afflicted Parents

This Memorial of Affection […]

In the Confident and consol[ng…]

That Spirits so pure and unsp[…]

Were removed from this Vale of […]

to the Enjoyment of Bliss and Imm[…]

to the Habitations of the

[…] 22nd June 1799 aged 19 years

 

 

GIFFNEY / RUXTON/ REBURN

Flat limestone slab: -

Sacred

To the Memory

Of

FRANCIS WILLOUGHBY GIFFNEY

who died August 2nd 1819

Aged 89 years

And

of his Wife

FRANCES RUXTON

of this County

who died August 14th 1825

Aged 41 years

Also

of their eldest Son

NOBLE WILLOUGHBY GIFFNEY

of H.M. 16th Regt

who died at Calcutta

Novr 12th 1832 Aged 27 years

Also

of their Son JOHN RUXTON GIFFNEY

who was Drowned in Clew Bay

August 19th 1819

Aged 36 Years

Also

FRANCIS THOMAS GIFFNEY

of this Town

who died 6th March, 1856

Aged 40 years

And

of his infant son

WILLIAM THOMAS

who died 5th November 1848

In Memory of his only daughter EMILY FRANCES REBURN

who died July 1889 Aged 44 years

Also to the Memory of his son

JOHN RUXTON GIFFNEY who died at Fiji

November 1889 Aged 46 years

Also in Memory of

JANE widow of above

FRANCIS T. GIFFNEY

Born 1812 Died 1905.

 

BOLTON

Flat freestone slab: -

Edwd Bolton departd

this Life the 19th of Jany

1796 Aged 76 Years.

BOURNE

Flat limestone slab: -

To the Memory of

JOHN BOURNE OF PRIORLAND

Who died the 21st of April 1829

Aged 59 Years

ELIZABETH HARRIET his wife

Who died the 11th of April, 1831

Aged 61 Years.

FREDERICK BOURNE second son of

Thomas Bourne and Grandson of

the said John and Elizabeth Harriet

who died the 18th of June 1842

Aged 8 Years and 10 Months

William third son of Thomas Bourne

died 11th November 1844 Aged 14 months

Henry eldest son of Thomas Bourne

died 2nd June 1864 Aged 9 years

Jane wife of Thomas Bourne

died 14th July 1877 aged 71 years

Thomas Bourne above named who died

28rd December 1893 Aged 86 years.

 

BYRNE / JESON

Flat freestone slab: -

Here Lieth the Body of Mrs Anne Byrne

Otherwise Jefon Wife to William Byrne of

Caftletown who Departed this Life the 10 July

1764

She was a Charitable Hofpitable and Sincere

Friend. Lord be Merciful to her.

 

BRYAN

Flat slate slab: -

Here lieth the Remains of

Captn Robert Bryan, late of the

"Margaret" of Liverpool who

unfortunately loft his Life in a

violent gale of wind on this Coast

the 24th of March 1810 Aged 32 Years

At Anchor here my Body lies

Till the laft trump fhall bid it rife

My Flefh fhall hear the living word

Then quit my Tomb to meet the Lord

Dear Wife forbear to mourn your lofs

The Tempefts now have ceaf'd to tofs

I've launch'd into the eternal Main

Where we muft fhortly meet again

This stone is placed here by defire of his

Difconfolate Widow as a tribute of refpect.

 

 

CALDWELL

Flat limestone slab, much worn away and difficult to read: -

ERECTED

in Memory of

Frederick John Caldwell

An Affectionate and Beloved Son.

Leaning for Support in the Rock

[ ] beheld without alarm

the Approach of the [ ] of Terror

He departed this Life January [ ] 1837

Aged 13 years.

 

CAMPION

Upright slate; -

SACRED

to the Memory of

Constable William Campion

For some years a faithful and zealous

Member of the Dundalk police force

who departed this life on the 22nd

September 1851, Aged 28 years.

This Stone has been erected by the

Head and other Constables of the

Dundalk District in testimony of their

respect and esteem for the Character

of their deceased Comrade.

 

CHAMBERS

Flat limestone slab: -

ERECTED

By the Merchants of Dundalk

in Memory of John Chambers who

during a residence among them of

Twenty Years maintained the Character

of a sincere friend an intelligent

Merchant a Valuable Citizen

and an Honest Man.

He died 7th August 183[-]

Aged 51 Years.

CHANDLER

Flat freestone slab:

SACRED

to the Memory of

CAPTAIN GEORGE CHANDLER

Paymaster 17th Lancers

Died Decr 28th 1846

aged 67 years.

 

COULTER / MOFFETT

Flat limestone slab: -

Here lie intered the remains of

Alexander Coulter of Lifsnawolly in

this County who departed this life

in Febry 1722 aged 80 years.

And of Thomas Coulter of Lifsnawolly

His Son who departed this life in Janry 1754 aged 96 years.

And of Anne Moffett his wife who

departed this life 11th May 1736

aged 65 years.

Also of Joseph Coulter of Dowdalshill

their Son who departed this life 29th

March 1796 aged 92 years.

COULTER

Flat limestone slab: -

Here lieth the Body of

Samuel Coulter of Carnbeg who

died 18th September 1760 aged 60 Years

And of Mary his wife who died 15th

May 1771 aged 54 Years.

Also the Body of Samuel Coulter of

Carnbeg, nephew of the above who

died 16th June, 1801, aged 46 Years.

And of Anne his widow who died 16th

August 1803 aged 31 Years.

And of Joseph Coulter of Dowdalshill who died

15th Febry 1815 aged 59 years and Jane Irwin

his wife who died 23rd July 1869 aged 85 years.

 

COULTER / PARKS

Flat limestone slab: -

To the Memory of

Thomas Coulter of Carnbeg who

is interred here and departed this

Life 27th March 1769 aged 60 Years.

And Jane his Wife who departed

this Life 26th December 1783 aged

59 Years.

Also Thomas Coulter their Son

who departed this Life 26th December

1790 aged 27 years.

Also of Robert Coulter of Carnbeg who died 30th

Septr 1861 aged 60 years and Anne his daughter

died 15th January 1854

Aged 24 years.

Also of SAMUEL ALEXANDER COULTER

who died 11th December 1870

aged 58 years.

and of ELIZABETH PARKS his wife

who died 15th august 1871

aged 41 years.

 

COULTER / PATTERSON

Upright white freestone in granite frame: -

This stone

was erected by

MARY COULTER

in memory of her beloved father

THOMAS COULTER of Dowdalshill

died 12th January 1846, aged 50 years

and of her mother MARY

died 11th June 1860, aged 50 years.

and of her eldest sister JANE DORCAS

died August 1837, aged 3 years.

and of her three little sisters

MARTHA ANNE, JANE DORCAS,

JOSEPHINE EUPHEMlA,

who died April 18, April 21, May 5, 1843.

and also

in most loving remembrance of

her dear and only brother

THOMAS ROBERT

who died suddenly 14th July, 1877

aged 33 years.

and MARY the beloved wife of

REVD ISAAC PATTERSON

Castlebellingham, who fell

asleep 6th March, 1879.

"United in Christ."

 

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Journal of the Society for the Preservation of Memorials of the Dead

Vol. X No. 3 & 4 (19l8)

 

St. Nicholas Churchyard, Dundalk

[from Mr. Philip Crossle.]

 

MURRAY

White marble slab in upright freestone frame: -

Sacred to the Memory of

John Murray, Esqr

of Dundalk, Co. of Louth, and of Marlfield Co. of Tipperary eldest son of David Murray, Esqr of Dundalk, born 7th of May 1801, died 1st of Decr 1850 aged 45[?] years. Also to the memory of his brother

Robert Murray, Esqr

second son of David Murray, Esqr of Dundalk

Born 9th of July, 1807, died 21st of Octr 1853

aged 46 years.

 

GORMAN / ANSLOW

Upright limestone: -

This Stone was Erected by Bernard Gorman in Memo

ry of John and Mary

Anflow also the Body of

Ally Gorman alias Anflow

who Deptd this life Janry

ye 8th 1772 Aged 51 yrs.

 

GRAHAM

Upright slate: -

Richard Son of Mr Jos Graham

of Ballyfin in the

Queen's

County and a most Promising

Recruit or the 8th or Royal Irish Hussars was drowned

on the 18th June 1838 in the 21st

year of his age. By his Parents

his Comrades, and his Officers

deeply regreted.

 

GRAY / NELSON [?]

Upright slate: -

This Stone was Erected

by MARY ANNE GRAY

In Memory of her affectionate Husband

James Gray who

departed this life

26th June 1847 aged 38 years.

Also her two infant children

Wm NELSON and CATHERINE GRAY.

 

 

GRIEVE

Upright limestone; -

To the Memory of

Mr Chas Grieve of Dundalk

who died 3rd Feb 1826

Aged 47

and of Jane his wife

who died 20th May following

Aged 45 years.

 

GUNN

Upright slate: -

Erected to the Memory

Of

WILLIAM GUNN

Primitive Wesleyan Methodist

Preacher, who departed

this life November 4th 1846

Aged 29 years.

 

HALLORAN

Flat limestone Slab, fast becoming illegible; most difficult to read: -

Here lieth the Body of Anne Halloran

Wife of George Halloran aged 48 Years

Departed this life the 10th of March.

[Date gone]

after an Illness of Tw…. Ys.

…Small tribute of Gratitude

…and was placed here by

…the Earl and Countess of Roden

whom she served for some years with

unshaken Fidelity Honesty and

uninterrupted Integrity.

 

HAMILTON

Flat limestone slab: -

Here lyeth the Body of Mrs Sarah

Hamilton Wife of the Revd Doctor

Francis Hamilton Rector of this Parish

who departed this life the 7th Day of May 1780 Aged 77 Years.

 

HAMILTON

Flat limestone slab':-

Here Lyeth the Body of the Revd

Doctor Francis Hamilton Rector

of this Parish who departed this life

the 16th Day of November 1783

aged 74.

 

HARRISON

Upright limestone: -

(Masonic Emblems.)

SACRED

to the memory of

JOSHUA HARRISON

of Dundalk

who departed this life 22 March 1848

Aged 68 Years.

This Stone was Erected

by his Affectionate Niece

JANE HARRISON

as a tribute of Love and Respect

to departed worth.

 

HEALY

Upright slate: -

+

I.H.S.

Erected

by WILLIAM HEALY

of Dundalk in memory

of his Daughter Cathn

who depd this life Septr

1st 1831 Aged 11 yrs 4 M.

 

HEAVENS

Upright limestone: -

This Stone was erected in memory

of Elizabeth Heavens, who was a

conscientious and faithful Servant

fulfilling as far as frail nature

permitted that admonition of St Paul Not with Eye service as men

pleasers but as the servant of

Christ doing the will of God from

the heart, She died in her 80th year

1826 after spending the last

[ - ] one family who now pay this tribute to her memory.

 

HILL

Flat limestone slab: -

Underneath this Stone is laid the

remains of Mary Hill Daughter of

John Hill of Dundalk who departed

this life Octr the 28th 1810 aged 13 Years

Also her Mother Anne Hill

died June 9th 1830 aged 57 Years.

 

HILL

Flat Limestone slab: -

To The Memory

of ANNE HILL Daughter of William

Hill of Dundalk who departed

this life the 21st Novr 1826 Aged

15 years. also his son George Hill

who departed this life 27th August

1831, Aged 23 years.

also his grandson William Hill

who departed 16th decr [sic] 1831 Aged 6 months.

 

HILL

Upright limestone; -

Erected

by Jane and Margaret Hill of

Dundalk, in Memory of their

beloved Father Edward Hill

who departed this life May 20th

1833 Aged 70 years.

And also their beloved Mother

Agnes Hill who departed this

life January 20th 1837 Aged

60 years.

 

HINDS

Large square freestone, block, six feet high and three feet square: -

To the Memory of

HARRIET, Wife of JOHN HINDS M.D.

She died 19 May 1802

Aged 27 years.

 

HIND

Upright limestone: -

SACRED

To the Memory of

ROGER HIND of PRESTON

who departed this life

15th March 1831

Aged 35 Years.

Also of his son Richard

who died young.

 

HOWSON

Upright limestone: -

To the Memory of

Lieut Thomas Howson

of the

Oxfordshire Militia

who died

June 8th 1799

age 29 years.

 

HUGHES

Upright freestone: -

To the memory

of the Infant Son of Captn Hughes Kings Dragoon Guards.

April 2nd 1838.

 

HUTCHESON

Flat freestone: -

IN MEMORY

JOHN HUTCHESON

for 18 years

Commander in the Service of the Dundalk Steam Packet Company

Born 4th of June, 1809.

Died 3rd of December 1850

 

INGHAM

Upright granite: -

Sacred to the Memory of

John Ingham late Quartr Maftr

7th Dn Guards who departed

this life 22nd July 1817 Aged

62 Years

Also of Elizabeth Ingham his Wife

who died 2nd Jany 1818 Aged 58 years

This Stone was erected as

A tribute of filial Love

by their Daughter

Anne Ingham.

 

On back of stone is the following: -

The Governors of the Louth Hospital

have caused the following extract,

from their Journals to be engraved

on the Tomb Stone of their late Warden

and Matron

JOHN and ELIZA INGHAM

That we have juft cause to lament

their decease

That their conduct as Servants of the

Public was uniformly regulated by the

Stricteft senfe of integrity and oeconomy [sic] and as

Warden of the Sick and Maimed by the

tender feelings of tendernies [sic]

That in the care of the House generally they

eftablished an admirable System of order

alfo of cleanlinefs and were Both in their own

behaviour Sober, Respectable and Decorous.

That we are very desirous to uphold their

example in all these respects for the

imitation of those who may at any time

hereafter succeed them

 

JOHNSTON

Upright slate: -

SACRED

to the memory of George and Jane

Johnfton who departed this life

Octr 4th 1813 and Octr 4th 1814

Also there [sic] son Edwd Johnfton.

 

KING

Upright slate: -

SACRED

to the Memory of Henry King

who depd this life, 2nd June 1842

aged 65 Years.

 

KINGSMILL

Upright Slate: -

Sacred to the Memory of Thomas

Kingsmill and also his son

John Kingsmill who departed this

life on the 13th of August 1851

Age [sic] 45 Years

Erected by his

affectionate Mother

Martha Kingsmill who departed

this life May 27th 1864

 

LAWSON

Flat freestone slab: -

To the Memory of

Anne wife of GEORGE LAWSON

of Dundalk Merchant

died 18th March 1840 aged 29 Years

ROBERT LAWSON his son

died 15th October 1830 aged 14 months

Also his son JOSEPH LAWSON

Died 26th January 1838 aged 13 months

and an infant son

 

LEPPER

Upright white freestone: -

SACRED

TO THE MEMORY OF

GEORGE M. LEPPER

WHO DIED 23RD OCTOBER 1848

AGED 79 YEARS

AND OF HIS WIFE JANE

DIED 20TH OCTOBER 1878

AGED 81 YEARS

ALSO OF THEIR CHILDREN

ANNA MARIA

DIED 22ND JULY 1861

AGED 51 YEARS

MARY

DIED 19TH MAY 1847

AGED 19 YEARS

HESSIE ANNE

DIED 26TH FEBRUARY 1851

AGED 17 YEARS.

JENNY DORATHEA

DIED 29TH DECEMBER 1861

AGED 23 YEARS.

 

LESTER

Flat limestone slab: -

Here lieth the Body of Miss Anne Lefter

who departed this life the 7Th of July 1799

As also her Brother Thomas Lefter Surgeon

who departed this life the 16TH of November 179-

 

LOUDAN

Upright slate: -

Sacred

To the Memory of

JOHN LOUDAN

who departed this life

the 3rd of May, 1850

Aged 43 years

 

McCOY

Flat slate slab: -

Erected

by John McCoy in Memory of his daughter Elizabeth who died

29th Septr 1830

Aged 8 years and 6 months

 

McCOY

Flat freestone slab: -

Erected by

ROBERT McCoy, Dundalk

to the memory of

an only loving and beloved Brother

JOHN McCoy M.D.

who died in the faith of Christ, and in

the sure and steadfast hope of everlasting life

at Brighton, in England on the 14th April 1858

Aged 29 years.

 

McCULLOGH / FAULKNER

Flat limestone slab: -

Sacred

To the Memory of William Mc

Cullogh of Dundalk who departed

this life the 8th of October 1817 in

the 79th year of his age.

Also to the Memory of Hannah

McCullogh otherwise Faulkner his

wife who departed this life the 8th of November 1827 aged 70 years

This tomb was erected by their affectionate

neice Mifs Hannah Faulkner as a tribute of

love and respect to departed worth.

 

MacDOWELL

Upright limestone: -

Sacred

To the Memory of

Mrs Katherine McDowell

who departed this Life

lthe 14th of October 1822

Aged 34 Years.

 

MacDOWELL

Flat slate slab: -

Erected By

JOHN MacDOWELL, Builder Dundalk

In Memory of his Wife

Elizabeth, who died June 1st 1841

Aged 37 years

Also to that of his Wife Mary

Who died October 31st 1855

Aged 53 years

 

 

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