Headstones: CAVAN, Ballyjamesduff (CoI) Graveyard, County Cavan, Ireland
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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.