Headstones: DERRY/LONDONDERRY,St Guaire's Parish Church Pt. 2, Aghadowey, Londonderry, N. Ireland
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ST GUAIRE'S PARISH CHURCH, AGHADOWEY, CO. LONDONDERRY.  PART II, NOS. 151 - 235


No.151
ROXBOROUGH | In Memory of | WILLIAM | Died 16th June 1924 aged 84
years | His wife ELLEN | Died 23rd February 1939, aged 49 years |
Their daughter EMILY MARTIN | Died 1st January 1976, aged 63 years |
Their daughter SARAH | Died 17th September 1976, aged 71 years |
Their son WILLIAM | Died 23rd May 2005, aged 95 years | Their son
ERNEST | Died 10th February 2006, aged 85 years | "The day thou
gavest Lord is ended"

No.152
TORRENS Burial Place
(Inscription details see number 153)

No.153
Inscription on number 152:  Here lieth the body | of JAMES TORRENS
who | departed this life the | 21st March 1804 aged | 31 years

No.154
TORRENS Burial Place
(Inscription details see number 155)

No.155
Inscription on number 154:  Erected | To the Memory of JAMES TORRENS
| Late of Gorton, who departed this | life on the 2nd of May 1852 |
aged 84 years

No.156
McNEILL Burial Place
(Inscription details see number 157)

No.157
Inscription on number 156:  Erected | To the Memory of | SUSAN wife
of | JAMES McNEILL | of Aughadowey who | departed this life on the |
4th August 1847 aged | 65 years

No.158
HODGE Burial Place
(Inscription details see number 159)

No.159
Inscription on number 158:  Here lieth | the body of | JAMES HODGE |
who departed this | life the 16th October | 1813 aged 68 years

No.160
JOHNSON Burial Place
(Inscription details see number 161)

No.161
Inscription on number 160:  Here is Interred the body | of JAMES
JOHNSON late of | Killeague, departed this | life 31 Dec 1826 aged
58 years

No.162
BOYD Burial Place
(Inscription details see numbers 163 & 164)

No.163
Inscription on number 162:  In | Memory of | KENNEDY BOYD | Died
17th May 1888, aged 81 yrs | His wife MARY | Died 16th July
1886, aged 71 yrs | Their children | NANCY, died 10th Feby. 1875,
aged 29 yrs | THOS. A. died 13th Mar. 1876, aged 31 yrs | MARY, died
1st Aug. 1864, aged 13 yrs | WM. K., died 10th Oct. 1893, aged 37
yrs | Also JANE STEWART | wife of their son WM. K. BOYD | Died 3rd
Feby. 1929, aged 75 yrs | FREDDY BOYD S.O.M.S. | Glider Pilot Regt.
| Killed at Arnhem 23rd Sept. 1944 | And his mother JEANNIE | Died
22nd Sept. 1965, aged 74 yrs.

No.164
Inscription on base of number 162:  Erected by | WM. and ELIZA
GILMORE | Chase City, VA. U.S.A.

No.165
BOYD Burial Place
(Inscription details see number 166)

No.166
Inscription on number 165:  Erected | In Memory of JOHN BOYD Junr.
Late | of Collins who departed this life | 22nd June 1833 aged 27
years | Also his father WILLIAM BOYD | who died on the 30th Mar.
1848 | aged 72 years

No.167
PATTERSON Burial Place
Top:  Erected by
(Inscription details see number 168)

No.168
Inscription on number 167:  RICHARD PATTERSON | Black Hill | In
Memory of his wife | PEGGY PATTERSON | Alias WALL who died Novr.
11th 1837 | aged 40 years | The remains of | RICHARD PATTERSON | who
departed this life the 15th December 1847 aged 52 years are | also
interred here

No.169
WILSON | In Loving Memory of | LETITIA | Died 2nd April 1918 aged 57
| Her husband SAMUEL | Died 26th Oct. 1947 aged 06 | Erected by
their son SAMUEL

No.170
RAMSEY Burial Place
(Inscription details see number 171)

No.171
Inscription on number 170:  Erected | In Memory of | JOHN RAMSEY
late of New York who | died at Dromore on the 13th Jan. 1851 | aged
23 years. His brother in | New York erected this Stone

No.172
BELL Burial Place
Top:  Erected
Inscription bottom section: During her long career of life she |
bore an unimpeachable character | She was endowed with some rare |
qualities and was a humble follow | er of her Lord and Saviour |
This small momento is erected by | one who knew her worth for many |
years. | (Unable to read next few lines)
(Inscription details top of headstone see number 173)

No.173
Inscription on top section of number 172:  To the Memory of | LILY
BELL | sister of the late DAVID BELL | of Tamneymore who died on |
the 23rd December 1860 aged | 73 years

No.174
Erected | In Memory of | JOHN MULLAN late of Gaw | who died 21st
Decr. 1903 | aged 73 years | Also his son JOHN | who died 6th Feby.
1914 | aged 36 years | Also his wife SARAH MULLAN | who died 29th
January 1925 | aged 84 years | Also his son HUGH | who died 12th
Sept. 1928 | aged 65 years | And his daughter ISABELLA | who died
26th Jany. 1956 | aged 87 years.

No.175
SPALLIN | In Loving Memory of | MARGARET | Died 6th June 1990 aged
89 yrs | Also her sister | ETHEL ELIZABETH | Died 22nd Dec. 1995,
aged 87 yrs | Also their sister | ANNIE CINN | Died 27th April 2006
aged 93 years

No.176
SHIRLEY | Cherished Memories | WILLIAM SHIRLEY | The Old Homestead,
Culcrow | entered into eternal rest | September 17th 1974 aged 73
years | His wife | ANNIE FLEMING SHIRLEY | entered into eternal rest
| October 15th 2001 aged 93 years | "In heavenly love abiding"

No.177
DEVENNIE Burial Place
Bottom of headstone:  Erected by their daughter MARY of New York,
U.S.
(Inscription details see number 178)

No.178
Inscription on number 177:  In Loving Memory | of | JOHN DEVENNIE,
Killykergin, | Died 10th March 1890 | aged 75 years | Also his wife
JANE | Died 1st Novr. 1882 | aged 63 years

No.179
FLEMING Burial Place
(Inscription details see number 180)

No.180
Inscription on number 179:  In Memory of | SARAH FLEMING | who
departed this life | August 21st 1829 | aged 60 years | And her
husband THOMAS FLEMING | late of Moneycruon who died | on the 20th
Dec. 1852 aged 75 | years

No.181
HENRY Burial Place
(Inscription details see number 182)

No.182
Inscription on number 181:  Erected | To the Memory of JOHN HEN | RY
late of Carncoggy who | departed this life on the | 29th day of
September 1825 | aged 32 years

No.183
Erected | To the Memory of | ROBERT ROBERTSON | Crochandolg | who
died 20th May 1913 | aged 88 years | And his son JOSEPH | who died
1st March 1886 | aged 18 years | Also his wife NANCY | who died 27th
Nov. 1916 | aged 80 years | And their son WILLIAM | who died 5th May
1940 | aged 73 years | Also their son SAMUEL T. | who died 15th Oct.
1959 | And their daughter | MARGARET | who died 8th June 1960 | Also
their son | ROBERT JOHN | who died 15th Nov. 1961

No.184
In Loving Memory of | ROBERT ANDREW WORKMAN, Gorran | Died 23rd
April 1947, aged 72 years | Also his wife MARTHA JANE | Died 5th
February 1964 aged 93 years | And their son ROBERT ANDREW, | Died
12th April 1976, aged 65 years | And his wife JEAN ALEXANDRA WORKMAN
| Died 27th May 1983, aged 55 years | His sister MARJORIE WORKMAN, |
Died 30th April 1990, aged 78 years | "Until He Come"

No.185
ORR Burial Place
(Inscription details see numbers 186 & 187)

No.186
Inscription top section of number 185:  To the Memory | of | HENRY
ORR or Ballybritain | who died on the 22nd of September 1821 | aged
63 years | Also of | MARGARET his wife | who departed this life at
Portstuart | on the 27th day of December 1847 | aged 79 years

No.187
Inscription on bottom section of number 185:  The remains of | HENRY
ORR third son of the above | HENRY and MARGARET ORR | are deposited
here having been removed | from this world at Flowerfield near
Coleraine | on Thursday the 20th September 1832 | in his 24th year

No.188
ORR Burial Place
(Inscription details see numbers 189, 190 & 191)

No.189
Inscription on left Tablet of number 188:  Sacred | To the Memory of
| MARGARET ORR | eldest daughter of | WILLIAM ORR Esqre | St.
Margarets | This promising and dear child  | camly resigned her pure
spirit | to her heavenly father | calling on her Lord Christ | to
receive her Soul in bliss, | and to make no long tarrying | November
22nd 1836 | aged 13 years | "Calm on the bosom of thy God | fair
spirit rest thee now, | even while with us thy foot steps trod | his
seal was on thy brow, | Dust to thy narrow house beneath | Soul to
its place on high | They that have seen thy look in death | no more
need fear to die"

No.190
Inscription on middle Tablet of number 188:  And here also are |
deposited the remains | of their dear father | Captain ORR | St.
Margarets | Late H.M. 75th Regt. | who departed this life | December
the 2nd 1873 | "In calm assurance of faith | and in blessed hope of
| eternal life alone through | the merits of | our every gracious
Saviour | Christ Jesus the Lord" | Religion without pretension; |
Charity without ostentation: | Honor without a blot. | Unbending
integrity and the nicest | and most careful sense of | what was
becoming a Christian | and a gentleman | were known to be his | by
all who knew him.

No.191
Inscription on right Tablet of number 188:  Also | the remains of |
her beloved sister | ALICIA LECKY IDA ORR | who died at Palermo |
April the 2nd 1854 | "Asleep in Jesus: Peaceful rest, | whose waking
is supremely blest. | No fear, no woe, shall dim that hour, | that
manifests the Saviour's pow'r. | Asleep in Jesus Oh for me | may
such a blissful refuge be. | Securely shall my ashes lie, | waiting
the summons from on high" | The remains of | SUSAN LECKY ORR, | were
interred here December 8th 1883 | She loved the Lord Jesus Christ |
because the Lord Jesus Christ | first loved her and shed his |
precious blood for her from | the cross.

No.192
ROGAN | In Memory of | ARTHUR WILLIAM ROGAN, M.A. | A loving husband
and father | Died 8th November 1980 aged 65 years | Rector of this
Parish 1945 - 1976 | And PAMELA MARGERY | A loving wife and mother |
Died 27th December 2008 aged 84 years.

No.193
In | Loving Memory of | ALEXANDER KENNEDY | Died 15th April 1893 |
And his wife MARGARET | Died 25th Sept. 1923 | Also their daughter
JANE | Died 22nd Aug. 1929 | And their son ALEXANDER | Died 29th
March 1955 | Also their daughter MARTHA | Died 29th May 1964

No.194
FLEMING Burial Place
(Inscription details see number 195 & 196)

No.195
Inscription top section of number 194:  Erected | To the Memory of |
EDWARD FLEMING | who died at Coleraine on the | 15th October 1847,
aged 51 years | His son MATTHEW died on | the 12th November 1863 |
aged 30 years. & his son | DAVID HENRY | on the 29th December 1865 |
aged 19 years |

No.196
Inscription on bottom section of number 194:  His son EDWARD JOSEPH
died | in America April 1866, aged | 35 years | His son JOHN V.
FLEMING died | 8th August 1876, aged 51 years | Also CATHERINE widow
of | EDWARD FLEMING died | 25th February 1889 aged 86 years

No.197
MILLAR Burial Place
(Inscription details see numbers 198, 199 & 200)

No.198
Inscription on top section of number 197:  Erected | by | JOHN
MILLAR | of Drumacrow | His father MATTHEW departed | this life in
March 1846 aged 84 years | His mother SARAH on the 26th | July 1852
aged 87 years

No.199
Inscription on middle section of number 197:   (MILLAR) | His
daughter SARAH on the 4th April | 1852 aged 4 years 8 months | His
son MATTHEW (at Gee- | long, Australia) in February 1855 | aged 21
years. And his son | JAMES THOMSON | on the 2nd Mar. 1865 aged 16
yrs

No.200
Inscription on bottom section of number 197:  His daughter MATILDA
on the 9th February 1876 aged 25 years | Also his wife MARY ANN who
| died 28th January 1886 | aged 72 years | The above JOHN MILLAR |
died 31st May 1902 | aged 98 years

No.201
MILLAR Burial Place
Top:  Erected in Loving Remembrance of
Base:  MILLAR
(Inscription details see numbers 202 & 203

No.202
Inscription top section of number 201:  WILLIAM MILLAR, Inchaleen |
Died January 1881 | aged 60 years | His wife ELIZA | Died October
1878 | aged 50 years | Their son JOSEPH | Died February 1880 aged 21
years | And their son THOMAS | who died 8th June 1899 | aged 42
years | Also MARY | wife of their son THOMAS | who died 29th
November 1926 | aged 78 years |

No.203
Inscription bottom section of number 201:  (MILLAR) | Their son
WILLIAM | who died 10th April 1948 | aged 61 years | Also HILDA MARY
wife | of their son WILLIAM | Died 23rd Oct. 1958 | aged 60 years

No.204
BERRY Burial Place
(Inscription details see number 205)

No.205
Inscription on number 204:  In Memory of | MARY BERRY | of
Manchester | who died Novr. 5th 1854 | aged 40 years

No.206
WILSON Burial Place
Inscription bottom section of headstone:  "Cease ye when days of
darkness come | in sad dismay to mourn | As if the Lord could leave
his souls | forsaken or forlorn | Can the fond mother e'er forget |
the infant whom she bore | And can its plaintive cries be heard |
nor move compassion more | She may forget: nature may fail | a
parent's heart to move: | But Sion on my heart shall dwell | in
everlasting love | Full in my sight upon my hands | I have engrave
her name | My hands shall build her ruin'd walls | and raise her
broken frame"
(Inscription details see number 207)

No.207
Inscription details on top section of number 206:  Erected | by |
NANCY WILSON, Newtonvale, America | To the Memory of her mother |
ISABELLA | the beloved wife of | JOHN WILSON, Killigargan | who died
on the 19th April 1855 aged 59 years | Also the above JOHN WILSON |
who died the 20th day of May 1870 | aged 80 years

No.208
COX Burial Place
Base:  Erected by his family in Philadelphia
(Inscription details see number 209)

No.209
Inscription on number 208:  In Loving Memory | of | ALEXANDER COX, |
Garvagh, | who died 12th Nov. 1897 | Also his sons | JAMES | who
died 12th Nov. 1892 | JOHN, | who died 17th March 1907. | THOMAS A.
| who died 18th Feb. 1918 | And his daughter ALICE, | who died 2nd
March 1910 | Also his widow | MARY JANE, | who died 20th June 1939

No.210
McCULLOUGH | In Loving Memory of | ROBERT | who died 25th May 1975
aged 55 years | Also his wife ALICE ELIZABETH | who died 22nd
November 2001 aged 81 years | BESSIE WATT McFALL (nee IRWIN | much
loved wife of their son BERTIE | Died 4th May 2003 aged 47 years |
"At Rest"

No.211
Erected | by SUSANNA KNOX | of Crochadolgh | for her parents | JOHN
and SUSANNA | Former died 5th July 1885 | aged 92 years | Latter
died 29th November 1896 | aged 101 years

No.212
Memento - Mori | To the Memory | of ANN DORRAN | CE who died | the
7th day of De | cember 1783 | aged 58 years | also THOMAS | KNOX who
died | Decr. 22nd 1814 | aged 80 years

No.213
KNOX Burial Place
(Inscription details see number 214)

No.214
Inscription on number 213:  In Memory of | JENNY KNOX | who departed
this life | in Clarehill March 4th | 1827 aged 22 years | Also
ROBERT KNOX, Clarehill | Born 12th May 1830, | Died 22nd Sept. 1882
| "Blessed are the dead | who die in the Lord"

No.215
FORGRAVE Burial Place
(Inscription details see number 216)

No.216
Inscription on number 215:  In Memory of | ELIZABETH FORGRAVE | who
departed this life | 6th January 1844 aged 70 | JOHN FORGRAVE - |
Late of Caw - departed this | life in August 1846, aged 72 | years

No.217
McINTYRE Burial Place
(Inscription details see numbers 218 & 219)
.
No. 218
Inscription top section of number 217:  Erected | In Memory of |
ROBERT McINTYRE, late of Movenis | who died 10th Feby. 1854 aged 54
years | His wife NANCY died 12th Novr. 1870 | aged 70 years | DAVID
McINTYRE died Dec. 1871 aged 40 years | JOHN McINTYRE died July 1886
aged 23 years | DAVID JOHN McINTYRE died Sept. 1886 aged 8 months |
ELIZABETH McINTYRE died Feby. 1890 aged 64 years | (of Drumacrow) |
JOHN McINTYRE died June 1915 aged 87 years | SAMUEL McINTYRE died
Feb. 1925 aged 64 years | (Buried at Toowoong)

No.219
 Inscription bottom section of number 217:  DAVID McINTYRE died 25th
 Oct. 1928 aged 62 years | (Interred in Townsville Cemetery) |
 ROBERT McINTYRE died 5th Dec. 1`930 aged 71 years | (of Blackhill
 House and formerly of Drumacrow) | MARY S. McINTYRE died 27th March
 1947 | aged 83 years | Also WILLIAM | son of the above ROBERT and
 MARY McINTYRE | died 3rd Aug. 1956 aged 64 years.

No.220
Erected | To | The Memory of | JOHN McINTYRE | Crockindolg | who
di8ed 11th Nov. 1880 | aged 72 years

No.221
Erected | In Memory of | WILLIAM FORGRAVE, Caw, Garvagh | Died 28th
December 1870, aged 86 years | DAVID, Caw, son of WILLIAM | Died 3rd
February 1892 | ELIZA, wife of DAVID, | Died 17th September 1915. |
Their son THOMAS, died 9th May 1955. | ANNIE, wife of THOMAS, | Died
4th January 1955 | Their son DAVID, Died 4th November 1909.

No.222
BOYCE Burial Place
(Inscription details see numbers 223 & 224)

No.223
Inscription top section of number 222:  In Memory | of | JAMES
BOYCE, Caw | who died 5th May 1885 | aged 19 years | Also his sister
| MARGARET JANE, | who died 26th Jany. 1896, | aged 34 years | Their
parents ESTHER M. BOYCE | Died 16th July 1899, aged 75 years | And
ROBERT died 17th April 1903 | aged 85 years

No.224
Inscription bottom section of number 222:  And his brother | ROBERT
JOHN BOYCE | who died 4th June 1919, | aged 62 years | Also MARTHA
beloved wife of | ROBERT JOHN BOYCE | who died 7th August 1929, |
aged 66 years | Their daughter
Base:  HESSIS MOODY BOYCE | who died 20th January 1963

No.225
Top:  1933
In Loving Memory of | MARY ELIZABETH | wife of ROBERT J. BOYCE,
Crockandolg | Died 10th May 1932, aged 71 years | Also their sons |
THOMMIE, died 8th May 1896, aged 8 years | SAMUEL T. died 28th Octr.
1902, aged 3 years | And their daughter ANNABELLA, died in infancy |
Also the above named ROBERT JAMES BOYCE, | died 22nd Mar. 1946, aged
86 years | And their son ALEXANDER McNEARY, | Died 21st July 1954,
aged 52 years | Also their son JAMES | Died 9th Dec. 1954, aged 67
years | And MATILDA MOODY BOYCE, Died 16th March 1988
Base:  BOYCE

No.226
ROXBOROUGH Burial Place
(Inscription details see number 227)

No.227
Inscription on number 226:  Here lieth the body of | WILLIAM
ROXBOROUGH | who departed this | life June the 23rd 1828 | aged 44
years | JOHN ROXBOROUGH who | died the 13th April 1812 | aged 3
years | (Unable to read rest of inscription)

No.228
MOORE | In Loving Memory of | EDWARD | Died 20th September 1977 |
Also his wife ELIZABETH | Died 8th March 1964 | "At Rest"

No.229
McALEESE Burial Place
(Inscription details see number 230)

No.230
Inscription on number 229:  In | Memory | of | MARTHA McALEESE |
Died March 1901 | Also of her brother | THOMAS | Died March 1920 |
And of her sister | ISABELLA | Died May 1929

No.231
THOMAS & MOON Burial Place
(Inscription details see numbers 232 & 233)

No.232
Inscription on top section of number 231:  Erected | by | JAMES
THOMAS, Ballydevitt | In Memory of his beloved wife | JANE | who
died in 1846 aged 43 years | Their children | SARAH, 8 yrs 1841 |
ELIZA, 25 yrs 1851 | WM. JOHN, 20 yrs 1858. | Whose remains lie in
Beechworth, Australia | Here also lie the remains of the above

No.233
Inscription on bottom section of number 231:  JAMES THOMAS, | who
died on the 27th March 1866 | aged 73 years | His daughter MARY
MOON, | who died on the 19th December 1886 | aged 65 years | And her
son DANIEL McS. MOON L.R.C.S.I | who died on the 11th October 1885 |
aged 28 years | And her daughter NETTIE MOON, | who died 21st April
1952 | aged 93 years.

No.234
To The Memory of | JOHN ANDERSON late | of Ardreagh who died | 26th
September 1794 | aged 59 years

No.235
In Loving Memory | of | ROBERT McCURDY | Died 24th Nov. 1931 | His
wife SARA | Died 13th Aug. 1945 | And two children died in infancy.