Termonfeckin Gravestone Transcriptions, Co. Louth

Brabazon: Entombed here lie the remains of Elizabeth wife of Philip Brabazon of Carstown Esqr and daughter of the late George Adams of Hoarthstown in the County of Meath Esqr. who died the 27th of June 1795 aged 44 years, leaving four sons and two daughters and having buried one son and two daughters who died as in fants. Here also lie the remains of Eleanor Margaret, second wife of the above Philip and daughter of Joshua Warren Galtrim Castle, Co. Meath, Esq. who died 24th Feb, 1801 aged 41 years.

Brabazon: Underneath this stone lie the remains of Philip Emanuel Brabazon, Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland and Surgeon to the County Down Infirmary. He departed this life at Downpatrick on the 27th day of August 1856 aged 45 years.

Corpori Mysterum. This stone was erected by Patrick Kelly of Clonmoor in memory of his father John Kelly who departed this life 22nd April 1806 aged 67 years.

Devin: Pat Devin dept 3rd Sept 1816 aged 5 years

Erected by Captain James Kelly, James Street, Drogheda in memory of his wife Marianne (nee Shiels) 11th Oct 1909 aged 31 years. The above capt. J. Kelly, lost at sea, 24th March 1922 and their daughter Catherine, 25th Nov. 1951.

Erected by Frank Kelly, Drumshallon in memory of his wife teresa. His brother William and his parents James and Mary Kelly. The above named Frank 27th June 1946.

Erected by John Devin of Boston, U.S. America, in memory of his mother Anne Devin of Milltown who died 27th March 1880 aged 65 yrs. Also his brothers Thomas and James who died young. Also his father Patrick who died 27th July 1902 aged 85 years. And Mary Devin, 21st July 1941 aged 86 years. Her husband Patrick, 19th July 1942 aged 88. Their sons James 5th Sept 1912. Patrick 17th July 1954 aged 62 years. Thomas 20th Jan 1955 aged 60 years. John 21st Oct 1958 aged 70 years.

Erected by John Murry of Curstown in memory of his father Terance Murry who died November 1841. Also his brother James Murry who died August 1857. Also his Mother Mary Murry who died March 1862 and his brother Patk died young.

Here lies the body of Mrs. Anne Bowyer, relict of the late Robert Bowyer Granard in the County of Longford Esquire, and the daughter of the late Robert Maxwell of Yellow Hall in the County of Armagh Esq. Who departed this life on the 8th of August 18 (missing)

In loving memory of Clarrie Kelly, Baltray, died 11th June 1980 aged 37 years.

In loving memory of Eliza Coulson Johnson, wife of William Johnson of Paumplestown House, Co. Kildare who died at Queensboro’ Drogheda, January 18th 1906

In memory of Robert Charles Pentland, Major, 1st Batt. R.D.F., died 1st March 1918 aged 66.

Pray for the soul of Major K.F. Patton, M.C., R.A.M.C., who died from war wounds 26th March 1947 aged 33 years. His father Henry died 13th Dec 1954. his mother Anne who died 24th Nov. 1956.

Sacred to the memory of Anne Rebekah Needham whose remains are interred beneath awaiting resurrection of the just. This stone is placed here by her Husband the Revd. George needham and his sorrowing children. She died at Terfeckan August 15th 1815 aged 18 years. Here also is buried the Clergyman George Needham. Clergyman of Ballynure, Co. Wicklow who died on Christmas Day 1862 aged 71. Their only son George Needham Lieutenant in Her Majesty’s 25th Regiment Kings Own Borderers died on passage home from India January 3rd 1849 and is buried at Cape Town, South Africa. Blessed are the pure in heart for they shall see God. Here also is laid Georgina Needham their third daughter who died 5th May 1872.

Sacred to the memory of John Henry Lyte Kerr, Major General in the Madras Staff Corps, Second son of the late Clergyman John Kerr, Clergyman of this parish for forty years who departed this life in Termonfeckin, 9th of December 1878 aged 53 years. Also his devoted wife Milliora C. Kerr who departed this life 6th April 1886 aged 50 years.

Sacred to the memory of Richard Chaloner Lindsey, Major in H. M. Bengal Staff Corps, son of the late Captain William Lindsey of Wilfort Co. Galway who died on the 3rd Feb 1875.

Sacred to the memory of Vineena Harkshaw who died on the 1st Feb 1825 aged 78 years. Also her son John who died on the 4th Nov 1812 aged 26 years. Also to her son Wallop Brabazon, R.N. who died 30th Sept 1813 aged 23 years. Also to her grandniece Madeline, daughter of the above Wallop Brabazon of Rath House Esq who died on 5th January 1880.

This stone was erected by Patrick Murray of Drogheda, Miller, wherein lieth the body of his father Thomas Murray.