Headstones: CAVAN, Ballyjamesduff (CoI) Graveyard, County Cavan, Ireland Ireland Genealogy Projects Archives Cavan Index Copyright Contributed to the IGP Archives by: David Hall email@example.com Transcribed by Valerie Ackroyd Photos ______________________________________________ BALLYJAMESDUFF (COI) GRAVEYARD, COUNTY CAVAN, IRELAND No. 0 Church view No. 1 Church of Ireland sign No. 2 In Loving Memory of | our dear father | GEORGE ANDERSON | Lishenry | Who died 12th January 1928 | Aged 77 years | Also our mother | MARY JANE ANDERSON | Who died 9th March 1928 | Aged 70 years No. 3 In Loving Memory of | GEORGE ARGUE | Died 4th January 1997 | Aged 60 years | "Safe in the arms of Jesus" No. 4 Another view of No. 3, ARGUE including small stone: From CAROLINE | GAVIN & | GEORGINA No. 5 In Loving Memory of | FRANCES BRIODY | Died 31st August 2003 | Aged 66 years | Her daughter KATIE | Died in infancy 13th May 1968 | Aged 2 days | Also her father WILLIAM NIXON | Died 29th November 1980 | Aged 88 years | Safe in the | arms of | Jesus | BRIODY No. 6 Erected | by | .. and WILLIAM CORKEDALE | ... their father | ROBERT CORKEDALE | [rest is illegible] No. 7 In Loving Memory of | ELIZA | Widow of the late | RICHARD DEMPSEY | of Mount Prospect | Youngest daughter of | the late | JAMES NIXON Lieut | Died 18th May 1908 | Redeemed No. 8 In Loving Memory | Of | ANN HEASLIP | Kiffa | Died 28th July 2008 | Aged 70 years. | Safe in the arms of Jesus | HEASLIP No. 9 In | Loving Memory of | Our mother | JANE ANN HEASLIP, | of Kiffa, | Who died 18th March 1931, | Aged 70 years. | And our father ROBERT | Died 18th Jan. 1946 | Also our sister | MAY CAMPBELL | Died 15th Feb. 1970 | ROBERT SAMUEL HEASLIP | (son of JANE ANN, and ROBERT) | Died 24th Nov. 1985 | Aged 89 years. | His wife ANNIE | Died 28th Sept. 1997 | Aged 94 years | "Thy will be done" | Erected by the family. | HEASLIP No. 10 JOHN TATLOW IRWIN, | Died February 1890 (?), | Aged 81 years No. 11 In | Loving Memory of | Rev. RONALD P. B. MATHEWS | Who Died on 12th May, 2005 | Aged 80 years | And His Beloved Wife | ROSE FLORENCE (nee WALTER) | Who Died on 13th March, 2006 | Aged 85 years | Always Remembered and Loved by | Their Children and Grandchildren | "I am the resurrection and the life, | anyone who believes | in me will live even after dying" | John 11:25 | MATHEWS No. 12 In Loving Memory Of | DANIEL McCAULEY | Keenagh House | Crosserlough | 1823-1903 | His Wife MARTHA | (nee PORTERFIELD) | 1830-1912 | Married 15th March 1849 | At Rest With The Lord | McCAULEY No. 13 In Loving Memory | of | HENRY MORROW | Graddum | Died 21st April 1936. | Also his daughter CISSIE | Died 21st Jan. 1922. | ELIZABETH HILDA | Died 23rd Feb. 1969 | Aged 75 | Buried Adelaide Australia No. 14 Also | interred in this place | Lieut. ADAM NIXON R.N. | Who died 5th June 1843 | And | Four infant children of the late | GEORGE NIXON M.D. | "Suffer little children to come | unto me for of such is the | kingdom of heaven" | Matt. XXV No. 15 This monument is erected | by | ANNABELLA HANNA | In loving memory of her father | Lieut JAS. NIXON R.N. | Who died 29th Septr. 1847 | Aged 59 years | Also of her mother | JANE NIXON | Who died 7th March 1854 | Aged 64 years. | And of her only brother | GEORGE NIXON M.D. | Who died 18th Apr 1862 | Aged 43 years | "And they shall be mine saith | the Lord of hosts in that day | when I make up my jewels" | Mal. III No. 16 JAMES HAMILTON | FITZGERALD NIXON | of Mount Prospect | Late Lieut R.N.R. | Died 7th June 1912 | Aged 68 years | Buried here at his wish by | his widow | "They that go down to the sea in ships" No. 17 In Loving Memory | Of our Mother | Mrs AMELIA PORTER | Who died 20th August 1952 | Also our Sister | Mrs VIOLET LANG | Who died 11th September 1996 | Erected by ... and WILLIE PORTER No. 18 Left side: In loving | memory of | EDITH PORTER, | Claddagh | Died 10th Aug 1976 | Age 76 yrs | Also her | husband JOHN | Interred | in Park | Burial Ground. Right side: In loving | memory of | THOMAS ALEXANDER | (Alex) SHEKLETON | Claddagh | Formerly of Maio House | Tierworker | Died 7th June 2006 | Age 67 yrs | "Safe in the arms of Jesus" No. 19 In Loving Memory Of | JOHN JAMES PRESTON | Died 14th July 1978 aged 47 years. | His sisters KATHLEEN | Died 29th June 1945 aged 15 months. | ELIZABETH HIGGINS | Died 20th October 1972 aged 43 years. | Her daughter EILEEN | Died 17th February 1950 aged 6 months. | His parents EDWARD | Died 30th March 1955 aged 53 years. | ANNIE died 16th Dec. 1971 aged 67 years. | His grandparents JAMES MAHON | Died 28th March 1940 aged 78 years. | SARAH JANE died 12th July 1945 aged 77 years. | His aunt ELIZABETH NIXON | Died 19th December 1974 aged 72 years. | His grandniece MARY MCCABE | Died in infancy 16th December 1982. | WILLIAM HIGGINS | Husband of the above ELIZABETH | Died 26th February 2004 aged 78 years | PRESTON No. 20 In | loving memory of | Our dear mother | MARGARET SMYTH | Born 1888 - Died 1916 No. 21 In | loving memory of | THOMAS THISTLE (Ramonan) | Died 12th May 1970 | His wife NINA | Died 31st March 1985 | "Safe in the arms of Jesus" | Always remembered by his | loving wife and daughter MIRIAM No. 22 In | Memory of | JOHN | Born 15 March 1872 | Died 30 Sept. 1934 | His Wife | ANNE (nee COOTE) | Born 3 Dec. 1882 | Died 24 Nov. 1955 | Their Daughter | FLORENCE MARTHA (Florrie) | Born 19 Sept. 1920 | Died 29 Dec. 2010 | Also Their Son | ROBERT JAMES (Bobbie) | Born 26 April 1925 | Died 16 Feb. 1992 | Interred in Kilmore Cemetery | "Lead Kindly Light" | TILSON | Derrylurgan No. 23 In loving memory of | SAMUEL WHITE | Died 21st Sept. 1890 (?) | Aged 70 (?) years | ... | And CATHERINE his wife | Who departed this life | 28th (?) Jan. ... | Aged ... years No. 24 In | loving memory | of | JAMES ALFRED WHYTE | Kiffa | Died 5th February 1951 No. 25 In | Loving Memory of | JOHN WHYTE (Toher) | Died 11th Dec. 1947 | His wife MARY | Died 10th May 1939 | And their sons | ALBERT died 17th Dec. 1930 | RICHARD died 24th Oct. 1970 | KATHLEEN E. died 18th Nov. 1983 | At rest No. 26 WHYTE | In loving memory | of | Our dear brother and sisters | WILLIE, ELLIE and INA No. 27 In | loving memory of | our father WM. WHYTE, | of Kiffa, | Who died 21st Dec. 1906. | Also our mother | ELIZABETH WHYTE, | Who fell asleep 27th Feb. 1916.