Headstones: ROSCOMMON, Elphin Cathedral Graveyard, Roscommon, Ireland
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No. 0
Elphin Cathedral History: The Ruins of this Cathedral of St.
Mary the Virgin Mark the site of the First | Cathedral Church of the
Diocese of Elphin Dating from 1240....

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Erected  to the memory of  | ELIZA CRAWFORD her ... | ... | in
Glory of the ... 181_? | Aged 33 years.

No. 3
Here lie the Remains of | ARTHUR CROSSLEY Esqr | Resident
Magistrate for the County | of Roscommon | who died on the 9th (?) Feb
1844 | ...

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Sacred to the Memory | of | ANNE DOUGHLIS (?) WIFE OF THE ... | M
Wm DOUGHS she died on the | .. day of Nov. 1855 (?) Aged 71 (?) |  [rest
illegible]

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The DOWD Family | Cullenareenagh (?)

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CHRISTOPHER | and (?) JEFFRY FRENCH ...

No. 7
The lord have merc[y] | on the soul (?) of ROBERT | KELLY who
Dept this life | Feb 17th (?) 1804 aged __? | This stone ... Erected |
by his son THOS KELLY.

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JOHN LLOYD & Wife ELIZABETH (Latin text)

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Sacred to the memory of WILLM | LLOYD late of Smithhill in  the
Coun | ty of Rosscommon Esq who de | parted this life the 4th day of
October | 1798 aged 72  (?) years And of MARG.. | LLOYD otherwise
HICKES his wife | who departed this life the 28th day | of November 1794
agd 58 years | And also of several of their Childrn | And Grandchildren
whose remains | ... deposited | ...

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... who departed | this life on the 12 of June 1810 aged 57 |
Years and his beloved wife WINEFRED | LYNCH alias KEARY who died 2nd Oct
| 1809 aged __? Years their Remains are | deposited beneath this Stone |
Also the ... [rest illegible]

No. 11
In | Loving Memory of | ELIZABETH McHUGH | Main St. | Died May
1892 | Her Son PATRICK | Died 12 April 1942 | His Wife ELLEN | Died 24
Nov 1945 | R.I.P.| Erected By | Their Daughter FLORRIE | McHUGH.

No. 12
IHS | O Lord have mercy | on the Soul of | WILLIAM NOLAN who |
dep this life Feb ... | ... [rest illegible]

No. 13
Erected By | JOHN O'CONNOR | In Loving Memory of | his son HENRY
| Who died 22nd April 1879 | Aged 15 Years | ... 3 Months | Thy Will Be
Done | Also | His Father JOHN O'CONNOR | Who Died 2nd March 1897 | Aged
89 (?)  years | ... ...  To Sleep.

No. 14
Canon WILLIAM BLAINE | 1939

No. 15
HUGH EDWARD SLOANE | 1866 - 1919 | And his Wife | MARY JANE
SLOANE | 1859 - 1934

No. 16
Sacred To the Memory of | WILLIAM SMITH A. M ... Vicar General |
Master of the Diocesan School of Elphin | Erected By His Pupils |
Remembrance of ... Parental Affection | and Care For Their ... interests
| ... while under ... instruction | of their respect for his many
virtues | ...

No. 17
In Loving Memory of | THOMAS TAYLOR | Scurmore |  Died 23 - Jan.
1941, Aged 74 Yrs | His Wife SUSAN BOOTH | Died 25 - July 1968, Aged 82
Yrs | Their Daughter Daisy | Died 18 March 1944, Aged 22 Yrs | Their
Grandson ARTHUR W. | Died 3 - March 1951, aged 2 1/2 Yrs | Their
Grandson ERNEST W | died 14 March 1948, Aged 12 weeks | Abide with me |
Erected By Their Son | WILLIAM D. TAYLOR BOYLE.