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ST. JAMES CHURCH (WALLED SECTION), ATHBOY, CO. MEATH, IRELAND

No. 151
View of new graveyard

No. 152
here Lie | The Mortal Remains Of | RICHARD GRAVES ADAMSON | Addinstown,
Athboy | Who died 26th November 1944 | His wife | MARY ELIZABETH ADAMSON
| (Nee FETHERSTONHAUGH-BRISCOE) | Who died 14th August 1982 | Their
daughter | VERONICA GRAVES CLIBBORN | Who died 11th March 2005 | (Wife
of THOMAS CUTHBERT CLIBBORN | who is buried at Old St. Fintan's, Sutton)

No. 153
In | loving memory of | MARY LETITIA | ALLEY | Devoted wife of | C. H.
ALLEY | Died 5th Feb. 1943 | And | CHARLES HENRY | ALLEY | Died 28th
Sept. 1949.

No. 154
ALBERT J. BAILEY | 1911 - 1991 | And his wife EDITH (Hilda) | 1913 -
1997 | "Abide with me" | Your memory will always be cherished | by your
loving family

No. 155
See no. 156 for close-up, BEALE

No. 156
In loving memory of | JOHN HENRY BEALE died 18th May | 1944. | Also his
wife MARGARET | Died 15th Oct. 1951 | "The Lord is my Shepherd"

No. 157
In loving memory of | JUNE ROSEMARY, beloved child | of RICHARD and
MURIEL BIBBY | Who died at Kapuskasing, Ontario | 6th of Sept. 1928 |
Aged 2 years and ... months | "Now, unsearchable are His judgments | and
His ways past finding out" Rom. 11.39 | And of her mother MURIEL | Who
passed away March 4th 1971 | Aged 74 years

No. 158
In loving memory of | A. S. M. (May) CARDEN | Died 18th Oct. 1952 | The
Lord is my Shepherd

No. 159
In | Loving Memory | of | ROBERT HENRY CAREY | Who died on 21st Oct.
1918 | Aged 57 years | "Not my will but Thine be done" | Also his wife
FRANCES | Died 2nd June 1947

No. 160
EDITH ELIZABETH | Darling wife of | MERVYN COFFEY, Athboy | Died 14th
October 1952 | Aged 53 years | MERVYN COFFEY | Died 21st Jan. 1971

No. 161
In Loving Memory of | INGE COFFEY | Called home 7th June 2007 | Aged 77
years | "The free gift of God is eternal life | in Christ Jesus our
Lord" | Rom. 6:23.

No. 162
View of COGHILL headstone, see No. 163

No. 163
In loving memory of | CLAUDE PLUNKET COGHILL | of Castletownshend | Who
fell asleep on September 27th 1922 | Aged 63, | Full of faith and good
works | ... ... | but joy cometh in the morning | even a morning without
clouds. | MAUDE MARY widow of | CLAUDE PLUNKET COGHILL | Fell asleep on
March 14th 1948 age 84 [checked age on Irish Genealogy as last number
was missing]

No. 164
In Loving Memory | of | ANNIE COPPERTHWAITE | Bailieboro | Died 28th
December 1939. | Her husband THOMAS | Died 3rd March 1947. | Their son
FREDRICK | Died 8th November 1984. | "Peace Perfect Peace" |
COPPERTHWAITE

No. 165
In loving memory of | MARY A. COWAN | Widow of the late | WILLIAM COWAN
| Died 24th December 1945 [checked death on Irish Genealogy as difficult
to read] | Aged 71 (?) years | And their daughter | KATHLEEN MARY | Died
... June ...

No. 166
In | loving memory | of | a devoted husband | and father | WALLACE G.
CRONK | Born London | June 20th 1884 (?) | Died Drewstown | April 18th
1989 | Also | Cherished memories | of | a dear wife | and mother | MAY
HAMMANT | Born London | March 18th 1913 (?) | Died Drewstown | October
7th 1990 (?)

No. 167
In Loving Memory Of | ALICE EVELYN CUNNIFFE | Died 27th Jan. 1977 | Also
her husband | MICHAEL CUNNIFFE | Called home 14th Dec. 1984 | "I know
that my redeemer liveth"

No. 168
In | loving memory | of | JOHN CUNNIFFE | Died from wounds at St. Omer,
France | 24th April 1918, aged 31 years. | His sister | ELINOR MARIA
CUNNIFFE | of Cloughbrack | Died 2nd September 1921 | Aged 19 years. |
His brother HENRY CUNNIFFE | Died 24th December 1925 | Aged 33 years. |
Also their father | MICHAEL CUNNIFFE | Died 23rd February 1933 | Aged 80
years. | And their mother | ELIZABETH CUNNIFFE | Died 1st January 1942 |
Aged 80 years. | Their youngest son SAMUEL, | Died 5th April 1977. |
Also WILLIAM CUNNIFFE | Died 24th May ...

No. 169
In | ever Loving Memory | of | FLORENCE DEANE | Called home Feb. 20th
1957 (?) | Aged 74 yrs. | Also her loving husband ROBERT | Called home
May 17th 1966 | In his 92nd year. | Also JIM MOFFATT | Died 21st Feb.
1984 | Aged 104 yrs. | Also ALBERT DEANE | Died 30th July 1996 aged 71
yrs. | Always remembered. | I know that my Redeemer liveth

No. 170
ALBERT (Bertie) | JEREMIAH DOUGLAS | (Cloneygrange Ballivor) | 8.1.1924
- 23.9.2004.

No. 171
In | Loving Memory of | GLADYS | Wife of the late | WILLIAM DOUGLAS |
Who departed this life | on the 13th June 1990 | Also WILLIAM | Their
youngest son | Who died 1st Nov. 2000 | Late of The Stocks Athboy |
Forever with the Lord

No. 172
In memory of | MILICENT FLORENCE (?) | ELEANOR DUBERLY | Born 4th
December 1872 | Died 20th November 1952

No. 173
In Loving Memory Of | JOHN USHER EAGER, | Died May 17 1943. | Also his
wife SARAH ANN | Died March 20th 1950. | WILLIAM R. EAGER | Died 13th
April 1987. | Aged 83 years | Also his wife | SARAH JANE (Sadie) | Died
24th Feb. 2004 | Aged 92 years. | Thy will be done.

No. 174
In loving memory of | VINCENT (Taffy) EXON | 17th Jan. 1930 - 9th Oct.
2001 | Marw fel wnaeth e pvw. | Ffrind i bawb | He died as he lived |
Everyone's friend

No. 175
this monument | is erected | by his sorrowing wife | In loving memory of
| RICHARD FAWCETT | of Frayne House in this parish | Who died 4th day of
October 1897 | Aged 77 years. | Job. XIX. Ch. 25.8.26.v. | Also in
memory of his brother | ROBERT JOSEPH FAWCETT | Who died 24th day of May
1897, | Aged 68 years. | Here also lie the remains of | ELINOR | Wife of
RICHARD FAWCETT | Who died 4th day of November 1916 | Aged 80 years. |
Also GEORGE E. MOORE | of Frayne House | Who died 19th Jan. 1968 | Aged
92 years.

No. 176
Treasured Memories of | JOHN | Woodside, Clongat | Formerly of
Crowenstown House, Delvin. | Died 14th June 1991 | Aged 61 years | MABEL
FORBES | Wakefield, England | Died 2nd July 2003, aged 82 years |
FORBES. Small sign in front: DOROTHY ROULSTON FORBES | Aged 81 years |
5th May 2011

No. 177
In | loving memory of | Rev. Canon E. F. FORREST | Late rector of
Julianstown & Colpe | Died 20 Feb. 1973 | Also his beloved wife | OLIVE
EDITH | Died 12. January 1999

No. 178
Two headstones, see No. 182 for one on left. Right: Erected by | his
sorrowing widow | In loving memory | of | PATRICK McGRANE, | Born March
17th 1814 | Died Septr. 28th 1905. | Also | His wife ANNIE JANE, | Died
1st April 1907, | Aged 72 years. | And also his beloved daughter | CLARA
GEORGINA | Who passed away Sept. 21st 1928.

No. 179
In Loving Memory of | JOHN GRIFFITH | Died 16th Feb. 1979 | Son of the
late | JOHN GRIFFITH | Clonelogan Kildalkey | Co. Meath

No. 180
Left stone:
In Loving Memory of | JOHN GRIFFITH | Who passed away March 12, 1941. |
Also his beloved daughter | CLARA GEORGINA | Who passed away Dec. 12,
1970.
Right:
In Loving Memory | of | WILLIAM GRIFFITH | Cloneylogan, Kildalkey | Co.
Meath | Died 14th December 1974 | Also his wife FLORENCE | Died 9th
March 1998 | "Thy will be done"

No. 181
In Loving Memory of | ELLA CARNA GULL | 1906 - 1907 [?]

No. 182
HARVEY, see No. 186 for close up

No. 183
In Memory | Of | Rev. ALFRED THOMAS HARVEY | For 15 (?) years rector of
| Athboy and Girley, | Fell asleep 22nd July 1898 | Aged 54 years

No. 184
In loving memory | of | FRANCES MAUD JOHNSON | Moyrath Castle, Kildalkey
| Who died 25th April 1961 | Aged 78 years | Also her sons | HERBERT
WILLIAM JOHNSON | Who died 15th Feb. 1960 | Aged 47 years. | ROBERT
LESLIE JOHNSON | Died 4th Feb. 1977 | Aged 61 years | Rest In Peace

No. 185
In loving memory of | MORDECAI JONES | of Clifton Lodge Athboy | Who
fell asleep July 6th 1913 | Aged 47 | Inasmuch as ye have done it unto
one | of the least of my brethren | ye have done it unto me. | Also S.
KONISTE faithful Japanese servant | of MORDECAI JONES who was put to
death | whilst in discharge of his duty July 27 1913 | Faithful until
death | And of ION MORDECAI JONES M.D. | Who passed away Sept. 23rd 1976
| Aged 83 (?) years

No. 186
In Loving Memory of | JOHN (Jack) KERR | Greenview Athboy | Beloved
husband of | FLORENCE KERR | Who died June 29th 1994 | His beloved wife
| ALICIA MARY FLORENCE | (Flo) KERR | Who died June 25th 2004 | Abide
with me

No. 187
In loving memory of | MARIE KERR | Beloved wife of JOHN KERR | Who died
on 6th May 1951 | Also her husband | JOHN KERR | Died 8th June 1970. |
And their daughter | C. P. (Dolly) BUTLER | Died 21st Feb. 2001. | In
Thee O Lord | Have I put my trust.

No. 188
In | Loving Memory | of | ANNE LOUISA KINSELLA | Clifton Lodge, Athboy |
Died 26th March 1978 | Aged 95 yrs. | Her son TIMOTHY | Died February
1980. | The Lord is my Shepherd

No. 189
JOSEPH THOMAS LIPSCOMBE | Clonmore Athboy | Called home 13th January
1982 | And his wife | EDITH | Died 21st June 2000 | Erected by his wife
EDITH | LIPSCOMBE

No. 190
In Loving Memory of | JAMES (?) LONG | and his son GORDON LONG | Died
... ... aged ... yrs

No. 191
In loving memory | of | Our dear parents | ELSIE LOWE | Died 12th Oct.
1913. | JAMES LOWE | Died 3rd Nov. 1939 (?)

No. 192
In Loving Memory | of | JAMES MACKEY | Died May 17th 1962, | Aged 95
years. | And his wife | MARGARET | Died 2nd January 1978. | Thy will be
done

No. 193
See No. 197 for close-up, McCOLLUM. ... Erected by his loving wife &
family | Father in thy gracious keeping | leave we now our loved ones
sleeping.

No. 194
In loving memory of | THOMAS McCOLLUM | Died 23rd April 1942 aged 81
years | Also his children | MABEL BEATRICE | Died 18th July 1915 aged 6
months | IRIS MARIE ANTOINETTE | Died 11th Jan. 1923 aged 2 years |
GEORGE ROE | Died 20th Feb 1927 aged 10 years | And his wife | VIOLET
McCOLLUM | Died 26th Dec. 1961 | [bottom is visible on No. 196]

No. 195
Also part of No. 181: Erected by | his sorrowing widow | In loving
memory | of | PATRICK McGRANE | Born March 17th 1814 | Died Septr. 28th
1905 | Also | his wife ANNIE JANE, | Died 1st April 1907, | Aged 72
years. | And also his beloved daughter | CLARA GEORGINA | Who passed
away Sept. 21st 1928.

No. 196
In Loving Memory | Of | CECIL McCREERY | 1918 - 2004 | "At evening time
it shall be light"

No. 197
In | Loving Memory | of | JOHN McDONAGH | Died 7th Feb. 1942 (?) | Also
his beloved wife | REBECCA | Died 24th Dec. 1944

No. 198
(Two views)
In | loving memory of | GEORGE JOSEPH BROOKE McVEAGH | of Drewstown| Who
fell asleep on Jan 22nd 1921 aged 55 | For so he giveth his beloved
sleep Psl 127:3 | Nearer my God to Thee nearer to Thee | For he was a
good man and a just | And of his wife | GRACE ALICE MAUDE | Who passed
away April 2nd 1949 | Aged 83 years | TREVOR GEORGE BROOKE McVEAGH |
Died 5th June 1968, age 61 | And his loving wife | MAUREEN McVEAGH |
1911 - 1985

No. 199
In Loving Memory of | our sunshine boy | LOWELL R. MINTER | Died 26th
July 1953, | Age 6 years. | "He restoreth my soul | and I shall dwell in
the | house of the Lord forever"

No. 200
F. P. (?) MOYNA ... | Born 24th September 1917 (?) | Died 4th June 1950
(?)

No. 201
In | Loving Memory | of | RICHARD NICHOLSON | The dearly beloved son of
| RICHARD & ELLEN NICHOLSON | Who departed this life | 15th March 1904
aged 4 years | Suffer little children to | come unto me | Also our
parents | RICHARD NICHOLSON | Died 15th Feb. 1938. | His wife ELLEN died
Sept 18th 1953 | Also ADELAIDE CONSTANCE | Died 14th April 1965

No. 202
Close up of No. 204, NICHOLSON

No. 203
In loving memory of | MARGARET | Dearly beloved wife of | The Rev. F. M.
O'BYRNE | Whom God called to rest | 20th Dec. 1960 aged 46 years | And
of her husband | Canon FRANK O'BYRNE | Who died 15. Oct. 2000 | Aged 88
years. | The Eternal God is thy refuge | and underneath are the |
everlasting arms | Deut. XXXIII. 27.

No. 204
See No. 205, PARR

No. 205
In Loving Memory | of | ALICE CATHARINE PARR | Wife of BERNARD W. PARR |
Died 9th September 1921 (?) | And of | BERNARD W. PARR | Died 12th
November 1922 (?) | Aged 67 years | ANN VERITY MOYNA PARR 1931-49 | Aged
shall not weary her | nor the years condemn | VICTOR HENRY PARR Born
1900 Died 1966 | NORAH BEATRICE PARR 28-4-1908 - 20-4-1967 | Wife of
VICTOR H. PARR

No. 206
In loving memory of | SIDNEY JOHN PARR | Died 28th February 1960 | And
his wife | DORIS MABEL VAUGHAN | Did ... June 1967

No. 207
In Loving Memory Of | ELLEN MARY PIGOTT | Died 5. Jan 1943 | Her husband
WILLIAM JOHN | Died 24. Feb. 1955 | Forever with the Lord

No. 208
In Loving Memory of | JOHN DRUMMOND PIGOTT | Roostown, Kells | Departed
this life 5th Nov. 1946 | Also his wife | HARRIET ELIZABETH | Died 10th
May 1958 | Also their son | CLEMENT CHARLES | Died 8th May 2001 | "Abide
with me"

No. 209
In Loving Memory of | WILLIAM LESLIE PIGOTT | Died 25th October 1990 |
And his loving wife SHEILA | Died 21st July 2006 | In Heavenly love
abiding

No. 210
See No. 211, POTTERTON


No. 211
In | memory | of | ROBERT POTTERTON LL.D. | Son of | THOMAS & ELEANORA
POTTERTON | of Balatalion, | Died 13th March 1901 | Aged 77 years. | And
of his wife | MARY KELLY WALDRON | Died 5th May 1906 | Aged 86 years

No. 212
In Memory | of | WILLIAM POTTERTON | Balatalion | Died 27th August 1896
| Aged 80 years | His sister | ADELAIDE POTTERTON | Died 11th Sept. 1903
| Aged 72 years | His brother | ALEXR. De COURCY POTTERTON | Died 29th
Jany. 1907 | Aged 88 years. | CHARLES STUART POTTERTON | Died 10th Decr.
1911, aged 86. | MARY ELIZABETH POTTERTON | Died 13th Decr. 1919, aged
62 | EMMA WALDRON POTTERTON | Died 6th March 1933, aged 69.

No. 213
View of No. 212, POTTERTON

No. 214
In loving memory of | CHARLES YOUNG PRATT | Who passed away Feb. 4th
1945 | His wife STELLA MAUDE | Who passed away June 20th 1991 | Aged 92
years | Also of their son ROY ANNESLEY | Who passed away 23rd Aug. 1967
| Aged 29 years | Also | IVAN TREVOR BROOKE | (Sandy) | 1930 - 2010 |
"For the life of Thy faithful | O Lord, is changed not destroyed"

No. 215
Loving Memory | of | ESTHER QUIN | Widow of the late THOMAS ALBERT QUIN
Esq. J.P. | of Loughloher Castle Redmondstown Clonmel | Died April 24th
1918  | Peace Perfect Peace

No. 216
In | Loving Memory of | ELIZABETH RANKIN | Late of Athboy and Dublin. |
Died 13th February 1991 | The Lord is my Shepherd

No. 217
Shalom | JAMES (Fred) REVINGTON | 10th January 1946 - 30th March 2002.

No. 218
In loving memory of | ELLEN MARY PIGOTT | Died 5th Jan 1943 | Her
husband WILLIAM JOHN | Died 24th Feb 1955

No. 219
In loving memory of | | DAVID JOHN | First born of | Mr. & Mrs.
ROBERTSON | Died ... Oct 1956 | Aged 6 weeks | ...

No. 220
In loving memory of | our dear parents | THOMAS SAMUEL ROE | Died 3rd
October ... aged 46 years | Also our beloved mother | MARGARET RACHEL
ROE | Died 3rd January 1937, aged 60 (?) yrs.

No. 221
F. DOROTHY SEARLE | Born at Derry | 14th September 1884 | Died | 25th
January 1962 | Wife of | WILLIAM RADLEY SEARLE | Born at Newton Abbot |
15th March 1878 | Died | 19th November 1962

No. 222
In | loving memory of | PRISCILLA SHERIDAN | Born 30-6-1925 | Died
15-4-1968

No. 223
In loving memory of | CHARLES T. SMYTH | Died 16th December 1948 | Aged
63 years | Also his wife | EMMA (nee ARLOTT) | Died 20th August 1982 |
Aged 89 years | And of their youngest son | NIAL G.C. | Died 3rd April
1993 | Aged 65 years | The Lord Is My Shepherd

No. 224
In | Loving Memory | of | MARY GLADYS SMYTH | Called home | on the 9th
April 1980. | And her husband | CHARLES SMYTH | Called home | on the
17th March 1984.

No. 225
In | loving memory of | GERTIE STEPHENSON | Died 12th Aug 1944 | Wife of
| Rev. G. A. STEPHENSON LL.D. | Peace Perfect Peace

No. 226
In | loving memory of | EDITH ELIZABETH TYRRELL | Beloved wife of |
WILLIAM TYRRELL | Woodtown Abbott | Called home 21st July 1940 | Aged 54
years | WILLIAM TYRRELL | Died 7th June 1944 aged 68 (?) years | Peace
Perfect Peace

No. 227
In | loving memory of | WILLIAM WALDRON | Ballyfallon | Died ...
November 1927 | And his wife | MADELAINE GERTRUDE | Died 13th January
1942 | JOHN S. WALDRON | Died 12th May 1976 | And his wife | EILEEN
WALDRON | Died 3rd January 1994

No. 228
In loving memory of | GERALD LEYNS WALKER | of Rathvale Athboy | Born
August 1860 | Died July 1914 | Also his wife EMMA | Died March 1945 aged
92

No. 229
See No. 230 for close up, WALKER

No. 230
Memory of | MARY JANE | Widow of the late | HENRY WALKER | of Reggmore,
Nobber | Died 8th Feby. 1924

No. 231
In Loving Memory Of | OLWEN MAIR WHITTAKER | Ballinaskeagh House
Raharney | A loving wife, mother | and grandmother | Who departed this
life 25th Oct. 1999 | Aged 78 years | HENRY (Harry) WHITTAKER | Died
12th September 2009 | Aged 89 years | "Forever with the Lord"

No. 232
In Loving Memory Of | CLARENDON WILKINSON | Castle Park, Rathmore. | Who
died 28th February 1986 | Aged 83 years. | Also his loving wife HANNAH |
Who died 11th February 2003 | Aged 93 years. | At Rest

No. 233
In Loving Memory Of | JAMES HENRY WILSON | Girley House, Kells. |
Devoted husband of BEATRICE WILSON | Who fell asleep 19th March, 1962. |
Also his wife | MARGARET BEATRICE | Died 3rd Feb. 1979. | "Oh love that
wilt not let me go."

No. 234
In Loving Memory | of | FREDERICK GEORGE WOODS | Heathstown House Athboy
| Born 12th September 1927 | Died 29th August 2009 | Aged 81 years | A
much loved and deeply missed | husband, father and grandfather