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

Location: CLONGESH CHURCHYARD, Co LONGFORD 

Num: 1 Source: APMDI (1913)                  

I.H.S.
Of your charity pray for the soul of Thomas Hanna,
for many years Harper to the Earl and Countess of
Granard. Died Novr 3rd 1869 Aged 67 years.

[Thomas Hanna was for upwards of fifteen years
living as Harper to the family of the earl and
Countess of Granard at Castle Forbes, where he
died, and was interred in the old graveyard of
Clongesh, where the late Lord Granard erected a
tablet to his memory. He was one of the harpers
who played at O'Connell's Monster Meeting at Tara
in 1843. His harp is still at Castle Forbes]












*APMDI = Association for the Preservation of the Memorials of 
the Dead in Ireland