Cemetery: LONGFORD -  Clonbroney Churchyard, Co. Longford, Ireland
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MEMORIAL INSCRIPTIONS

Location: CLONBRONEY CHURCHYARD, Co LONGFORD                
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Num: 1 Source: APMDI (1910)

Here lieth awaiting the resurrection
of the Just the mortal part of
ALEXr STEPHENSON son to Wm STEPHENSON
of Clontumpher who depd this life
8th Octr 1823 aged 22 years.
This monument is raised to his memory
by his affectionate Father Wm STEPHENSON
Senr.

Num: 2 Source: APMDI (1910)

Pray for the Souls of
PATRICK WADE  HONORA
WADE, TERENCE, and HONORA WADE,
Erectd by their Son
and grandson
ARTHUR WADE
Octobr 29th 1768

Num: 3 Source: APMDI (1910)

Erected by
ROBERT MOORE WARDLOW
of Dublin
in memory of his Beloved Wife
KATE
who departed this Life February 15 1855
aged 20 years

Num: 4 Source: APMDI (1910)

O Lord have Mercy on the Soul of
MICHAEL TYNAN who departed this Life
the 9th July 1810 aged 56 years
also his wife ELIZABETH TYNAN
who departed the 26th June 1842
aged 84 years
Also his son Jas. who depd. this
Life 1st March 1863 aged 62 years
also his son JOHN who depd this
life 22nd June 1866 aged 66 years.

Num: 5 Source: APMDI (1910)

Here lieth the body of DAVID THOMPSON
of Clonfin in the County of Longford Gent
who depd this life the 8th of April 1715
also the body of Mrs MARY THOMPSON
wife of the said DAVID who depd this life
the 24th of June 1751 Also the body of MARY
THOMPSON wife of Wm THOMPSON Esq
of Clonfin who depd this life ..st Septr 1768
a woman without guile. Also the body of
PETER THOMPSON who depd this life 15th
May 1790 aged ... yrs ....
WILLIAM GEORGE THOMPSON, Clerk, son of WILLIAM
THOMPSON Esqr of Clonfin
who was drowned 8th August 1836
Here lieth the Body
of MARY Sister of WILLIAM
THOMPSON late of Clonfin
obiit February 1845
Here lieth the Body
of WILLIAM ROBERT son of
JOHN THOMPSON Esq of Clonfin
obiit 4th June 1860
in his 31st year
JOHN THOMPSON Esq D.L.
died March 1864
aged 69 years.

Num: 6 Source: APMDI (1910)

Neque ulla est aut magno aut parvo lethi fuga
Consigned to its original dust
the mortal part of JAMES STEPHENSON
son of Wm STEPHENSON of Clontumpher
is underneath deposited  It has
pleased God the Author of his existence
to terminate the same the 6th Decr.
1824 being at that time 28 yrs. of Age
This monument is raised to his memory
by his Executors Jno WILSON and his affe
ctionate brother Jno STEPHENSON
The
Revd. JOHN STEPHENSON of Clontumpher
Slept in the Lord May 6th 1857
aged 59 years.

Num: 7 Source: APMDI (1910)

God be merciful to the Soul of JOHN
REILLY who departd. this life Febry. 14
1784 aged 69 yrs. also his wife ROSE REILLY
who departd. this Life April 25th agd. 62 1797
This
Monument was Erectd. by their Son
THOMAS REILLY both of Aughugreagh

Num: 8 Source: APMDI (1910)

O Lord have Mercy on the
Soul of TERENCE REILLY
who died 28th Octr. 1798
Aged 42
Also his wife ANNE REILLY
alias MAGEE who died
2nd March 1808 Agd 50 yrs.

Num: 9 Source: APMDI (1910)

O Lord have mercy on
the Soul of Jas. REILLY late
of Ballyhoolivan who died 8th Novr. 1808 agd. 67
yrs.
also his wife ANNE REILLY
alias MACKIN who died 20th
Febry. 1812 agd. 63 yrs.

Num:   10 Source: APMDI (1910)

Have mercy O Lord on the Soul of
JOHN REILLY late of Glenagh who
died on the ..th of March 1856 aged
76 years also his son TERENCE who
died on the 20th of March 1855
agd 40 years.

Num:   11 Source: APMDI (1910)

Lord be mercyful to the
Soul of JAMES RORKE
of Gelsagh who Depd.
this Life 8th Decr. 1825
Agd. 67 years Also
his wife MARY RORKE
alias McGUIRE Died
9th March 1804 Agd. 40 yrs.
Erectd. by their sons
JOHN PHELIX & TIMOTHY
RORKE

Num:   12 Source: APMDI (1910)

O Lord have Mercy on the Soul of BERNARD O'BEIRNE
who departed this Life at Longford 25th July AD
1830
aged 48 years  May he rest in peace.

Num:   13 Source: APMDI (1910)

Pray for the Soul of
PATRICK NEILON who
Died in 1774 Agd. 76
yrs. Erectd. by his Daugh
ELIZABth GLAVEY.

Num:   14 Source: APMDI (1910)

O Lord be Merciful
to the Soul of THOs McGAURAN who died
August 10th 1812 Agd. 73
Erectd. by his wife
MARY McGAURAN

Num:   15 Source: APMDI (1910)

God be Merciful to the
Soul of BRYAN McGRATH
who died 17th decem
1806 aged 60 yrs. also his son
TERENCE died Sep 28th 1807 aged 23 yrs. Erected by
his
other son HUGH McGRATH

Num:   16 Source: APMDI (1910)

God be Merciful to the
Soul of PATRICK McKEOAN
who was a tender Parent
& a study (sic) friend awaiting
a glorious Resurection he
departed this life April the
.. 1798 aged 63 yrs.

Num:   17 Source: APMDI (1910)

Here lies awaiting the reward of the
Just the Body of MATHEW McKEON
late of Aughnashanna who depd. this
life 25th Novr 1815 Agd. 61 yrs.

Num:   18 Source: APMDI (1910)

May perpetual light shine on
the Soul of THOMAS MARTIN of
Breaghy who depd. this Life 11th of
March 1806 aged 58 years also his
wife CATHERINE MARTIN alias KELLY
depd. 26th of Sept 1828 aged .. years
Also their son PATRICK MARTIN depd
August the 6th 1838 aged 56 years
Also their Daughter MARGARET
MARTIN depd 9th of Decr. 1857
aged 81 years

Num:   19 Source: APMDI (1910)

Crest:- On a wreath a human face
Arms :- On a shield, a saltire, on base a martlet
Motto:- "Magnum in Parvo"

Here lyeth interred the Body of
GEORGE LITTLE which the worms
Shall consume, yet his hope is that as
his Redeemer liveth he shall live
Also he died the 14th day of Novbr.
Anno Dom 1767 and in the 55th
year of his age

Num:   20 Source: APMDI (1910)

Crest:- On a wreath a human face
Arms :- On a shield, a saltire
Motto:- "Magnum in Parvo"

Here lies awaiting the
resurrection of the Just the Body of
JOHN LITTLE late of Castlebrock
who departed this life Decembr. the 6th 1799 aged
73 yrs.
This Stone was Erected by his wife DINAH LITTLE.

Num:   21 Source: APMDI (1910)

Here sleepeth
awaiting the Resurrection of the
just the Body of DAVID LITTLE who
Depd. the 8th Day of September 1761
aged 70 years Erected by his grand
son JAMES FLETCHER

Num:   22 Source: APMDI (1910)

May the Lord be merciful to
the Soul of MICHAEL KEENAN
of Soran who depd. this life
Decr. the 4 1811 aged 72 yrs.
Also his wife SALLY KEENAN
alias McGUIRE depd. 15 Octobr. 1803
agd. 63 and their son THOs.
departd. 15 Augt. 1801 agd. 30
yrs. This Stone was Erectd. by
their Son MICHAEL KEENAN

Num:   23 Source: APMDI (1910)

Have mercy O Lord on the Soul of LAURENCE KENNY
who depd. this life 7 Janry. 1796 aged 52 years
Alfo his wife MARY KENNY died May 1801 aged 57
years
alfo their Daughter MARY DOWD alias KENNY died
17 Augt. 1799 aged 29 years. ANNE FLANAGAN alias
KENNY died 29th Decr. 1805 aged 20 yrs. and
MARCELLA
CONOLY alias DOWD depd. 18 of July 1811 aged 18
years
Erected by ANNE FLEMING.

Num:   24 Source: APMDI (1910)

Here Lieth the body of
Wm. HAMILTON who De
partd. March the 30th 1785
Agd. 17 yrs. this stone was
Erectd. by his Father
GEORGE HAMILTON

Num:   25 Source: APMDI (1910)

Here lieth awaiting the resurrection
of the Just the remains of SARAH GREEN alias CONRY
who departed
this life Sept 1799 aged 49 yrs.
This monument was erected
through filial piety by her Son TIMOTHY GREEN of
Dublin
May her Soul rest in peace

Num:   26 Source: APMDI (1910)

Here rests the Body of
JOHN FORSTER late of Clooncose
who died 29th April 1736
Agd. 45 years.
Also JOHN FORSTER son to WILLm. FORSTr.
who died ..th Jany. 1762
aged 5 yrs. This monumt. was Erectd.
by Wm. FORSTER

Num:   27 Source: APMDI (1910)

Crest:- Lion attacking and astride a dragon
Arms :- Top half - 3 fleur-de-lis, bottom half -
Cross of St. George
Motto:- "Fortis sub forte fatiscet"
(Illustration)

Here lieth the mortal remains of
DENIS FITZPATRICK MD late of Bally
McWilliam in this County who depd.
this life on the 25th day of February
1820 aged 63 years Sincerely and
deservedly regreted by a numerous
circle of frieds and acquaintances
With every justice it can be said of
him that he was a firft rate Scholar
& profefsional man a sincere steady
friend of unafsuming manners &
goodnefs of disposition
rarely to be met with.
This tribute of grateful refpect was
erected by his afflicted wife
CATHERINE FITZPATRICK
Requiescat in Pace.

Num:   28 Source: APMDI (1910)

God be merciful to the Soul
of JOHN FITZPATRICK late of
Lisard who depd 15th Feby. 1774 aged 52 years also
his daugh
ter MARY depd. 19th Octr. 1807
aged 21 yrs. Also his wife
ROSE FITZPATRICK alias
CUNNINGHAM depd. 28th June 1808 aged 63 yrs.
Erectd. by their son
CONNr. FITZPATRICK.

Num:   29 Source: APMDI (1910)

God be merciful to the
Soul of JOHN FITZPATRICK
who departd. this life 7th
Nov 1784 agd. 62 yrs. Also to
BRIDGET LEVY alias FITZPck.
his daughter who depd.
29th Decb. 1791 aged 34 yrs.
Their affectionate daughter
& sister ELENER GALLAGHER
March 1st 1792.

Num:   30 Source: APMDI (1910)

Lord have Mercy on the Soul of BERNARD DOYLE
late of Balinascraw who departd. this
life July 1860 aged 34 yrs.
Also his Daughter ANNA MARIA who died
April 19 1866 aged 15 years.

Num:   31 Source: APMDI (1910)

IHS
O Lord have Mercy
on the Soul of JAMES
DIVINE who departed
this life 1st May 1813 agd. 67 years.
Also his wife BRIDGET DIVINE
alias CASSERLY who died
21st Novr. 1827 aged 69 yrs.
Also their son JOHN
who died 22nd July 1823
32 years.
Erected by PHILL DIVINE
in memory of his Father
Mother & Brother

Num:   32 Source: APMDI (1910)

Pray for the soul of
HUGH DEVINE
who Depard. this life April
the 3rd 1775 aged 63.

Num:   33 Source: APMDI (1910)

Here lyes the body of
ALEXANDER DENNISTON late
of Dromeale who departed
this life ye 15th day of August
Anno Dom 1723 in ye 60th year
of his age This Monument
was erected by his wife
CATHERINE DENNISTON alias
MONTGOMERY in testimony
of her affection to him.

Num:   34 Source: APMDI (1910)

Here lyes the Body of
ALLEX DENNISTON of Letrim
awaiting the resurrection of ye
Just who Departed this life Augt. ye 7th
1767 aged 7(?) years.
Also his Daur. JANE Departed this life
May 1771 aged 28 years.

(There is another Denniston stone beside this,
covered, broken, and inaccessible)

Num:   35 Source: APMDI (1910)

Here lyeth awaiting the resurr
ection the bodies of the deceased
SAMUEL DENNISTON of Drumnacr
oss who departed this life 10th of May
A.D. 1804 aged 60 years. REBECCA DENNISTON his
wife
who
depd. this life 9th of March 1801
aged 60 years This monument is erectd. by their
sons ANDREW and EDMOND DENNISTON

Num:   36 Source: APMDI (1910)

God be Merciful to the
Soul of WILLIAM CURRAN
who Departd. this Life May
the 1st 1794 Agd. 80 yrs. also his
wife ROSE CURRAN alias McKOEN who Departd. March
1st 1796 agd. 75 yrs.


Num:   37 Source: APMDI (1910)

Here Lieth the Body of
THOMAS CRAWFORD who
departd. this life 26th May
1806 aged 84 yrs. Erectd.
by his Son JOHN CRAWFORD

Num:   38 Source: APMDI (1910)

God be Merciful to the
Soul of WILLIAM COYLE
Who departd. this Life
August 1797 aged 36 yrs.
Erected by his wife ANN
COYLE alias CORR.

Num:   39 Source: APMDI (1910)

God be Merciful to the Soul
of MICHL COLLUM of Litergonel
Bane who depd. this Life 25th
June 1799 Agd. yrs. & son
PATK 30th July 1803 Agd. 40 yrs.
Erected by his Son MICH COLLUM.

Num:   40 Source: APMDI (1910)

Here Sleepeth Awaiting the
Resurrection of the Just the
Body of GEORGE CHARTERS who
Departd. This Life July the 3rd 1775
agd. 26 yrs. Also his Brother
JAMES CHARTERS who Departd.
this Life Septembr. the 7 agd. 9 yrs.
Erectd. by their Mother ANN
CHARTERS alias LITTLE.

(Beside this stone is a modern monument to Robert
Charters, Solictor, of Longford, who died in 1871)

Num:   41 Source: APMDI (1910)

Crest:- A naked arm brandishing a sword

This Stone was erected
by JANE HANLY in me
mory of her Father DA
VID CHARTERS who de
parted this Life May 5th
1794 Aged 73 years
Also the Body of his
wife MARY LITTLE who
departed this Life
November 12th 1794
aged 65 years
Their Belief was that Christ rose They
shall rise also

Num:   42 Source: APMDI (1910)

To the memory of CHRISTOPHER
CHARTERS Efq late of Ballygarrif
in this County a Captain of
Corrickglaff Corps of Yeomanry
who depd. this life the 28th
February 1816 aged 43 years
Also his wife CATHERINE CHARTERS
alias HANLY who depd. this life
on the 29th Decbr. 1815 agd. 34yrs.
Also their son DAVID depd. this
life the 4th April 1824 agd. 28 yrs.

Num:   43 Source: APMDI (1910)

O Lord have Mercy on
the Soul of Jno CAVANAGH
who died 22nd June 1814
Agd. 58 years.

Num:   44 Source: APMDI (1910)

May a Perpetl. light shine undr.
ye soul of FRANCES (sic) BRADY of Corey
Grane who lived in ye constan
Practice of divine & moral virtus (sic)
& in ye Christn. hope of a Gloryous
Ruserectn. (sic) departd. ys. life June ye
19th 1777 aged 48 yrs. this monumt.
was Erectd. by ye pious care of his
wife ELIS BRADY alias McKOAN
May we all meet in Glory amen

Num:   45 Source: APMDI (1910)

Pray for the Soul of CATRINE
BRADY who Died may the 13th
1762 aged 26 years this Mont.
was Erected by WILLm McGLIN
in memory of his wife.

Num:   46 Source: APMDI (1910)

Lord have Mercy on the
Soul of PATRICK BRADY who
depd. in 1787 aged 60 years.

Num:   47 Source: APMDI (1910)

Crest:- A lion sitting
Arms :- On a chevron three besants (same as the
Bond family who now reside
at Newtownbond)
Motto:- "Deus providerit"

When from this world
Heaven calls the Just away
Serene they do
the pleasing call obey
Of all offence the (sic) find
their conscience clear
And all is hope
And nothing is to fear
GEORGE BOND departed this life the
5th of April 1796 aged 59 yrs.

Num:   48 Source: APMDI (1910)

Here sleepeth awaiting the Re
surrection of the just the Body of
SARAH BOND wife of OLIVER BOND of
Shantum who depd. this Life 27th of
April 1778 aged 84 yrs. in memory
of whome this Monumt. was Erected
by her son SIMON BOND
likewife ye Body of Miss SARAH
BOND their Daughter who died
Augst. 25th 1787 Agd. 45 yrs.
Also the Body of Sd. SIMON
BOND who died June 13th 1805
Agd. 82 yrs.

Num:   49 Source: APMDI (1910)

O Lord have Mercy
on the Soul of PAT QUINN
who Departd. this life
17th March 1798 Agd. 54 years
Also his wife MARY QUINN
who Depd. this Life 4th March 1824 Agd. 69 years.

Num:   50 Source: APMDI (1910)

Ora pro Francisco Ferrall
Parocho Killoensi defuncto
29 Ap an dom 1730 aetatis
sui 74 et pro fratre ejus
Jacobo corribehensi def
3 Feb 1727 aetatis sui 64 et
Abana Jacobi uxore def 1713
aetatis suae 42.

[Pray for Francis Ferrall,
of the parish of Killoe who died
29 April 1730 aged
74 and for his brother
James of Corbehy who died
3 February 1727 aged 64 and
for Abana wife of James who died 1713
aged 42]

















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the Dead in Ireland