Laois

LA-LEAO-0003

Graveyard: 
Inscription legible: 
Yes
Grave location
N
53.155392609973
W
-7.1417753099795
Exact wording of epitaph: 

Here Lyeth the Body of the

Revd Tho LAMBART

who departed Janry the

1st 1768

AGED 52 years

 

County: 
Notes: 

(E facing despite clergy stone). Sound condition but no icongraphy except double border frame.

Memorial Type: 
Ledger Slab
Record Date: 
4 November 2020

LA-LEAO-0002

Graveyard: 
Inscription legible: 
Yes
Grave location
N
53.155379749988
W
-7.1418074899412
Exact wording of epitaph: 

Here lieth the body of

Geo- Foster who depd

this life March the — 1781 aged 31(?)years.

Lord have 

Mercy on his soul

 

County: 
Notes: 

IHS & HEART

Condition - Sound, humic Soil developed on top of the slab, inscription deep but faint in spots

Memorial Type: 
Ledger Slab
Record Date: 
4 November 2020

LA-LEAO-0001

Graveyard: 
Inscription legible: 
Yes
Grave location
N
53.155418350001
W
-7.1418182199832
Exact wording of epitaph: 

Here lieth ye body of

Wm Murrey who depd

this life August ye 7th 1778

Agd 33 Years

Son to Charles

Murry

 

Number of people commemorated: 
2
County: 
Notes: 

Conditon - Sound, in situ

Adjacent to coppiced sycamore but no damage caused.

Memorial Type: 
Ledger Slab
Record Date: 
4 November 2020

LA-LEAO-0007

Graveyard: 
Grave location
N
53.155424319984
W
-7.1417436799879
Exact wording of epitaph: 

Sacred to the memory of

Francis Clarke MA MBFRCSI

Son of the late

Revd Richard Clarke

died 4th of Oct 1877 aged 69

… Tablet erected by his sorrowing Son…

 

County: 
Notes: 

Condition: Sound and in situ with one deep crack on top edge.

Memorial Type: 
Headstone
Record Date: 
4 November 2020

LA-LEAO-0006

Graveyard: 
Inscription legible: 
Yes
Grave location
N
53.155424319984
W
-7.1417436799879
Exact wording of epitaph: 

Here lieth the body of William

Henry Clarke July 1781 (?)

his widow Mary Clarke… 1797.

Granddaughter Patience Clarke…

County: 
Notes: 

Condition: 4 legged table tomb falling apart due to Sycamore stool.

 
Record Date: 
4 November 2020

LA-LEAO-0005

Graveyard: 
Grave location
N
53.155424319984
W
-7.1417436799879
Exact wording of epitaph: 

Sacred to the memory of the 

Rev Richard Clarke who departed

this life November the 3rd 1838

in the

63rd year of his age…

37 years Chaplain of St. Michael's

Portarlington & 20 years Sovereign of the Borough

County: 
Notes: 

Condition - sound & in situ, E face missing.

Clergy stone but E facing.

There may also be a mortuary monument for Rev R Clarke in St Michael's Portarlington (http://winters-online.net/sharon-haggerty-db/g1/p692.htm#i17287)

 

Memorial Type: 
Box tomb
Record Date: 
4 November 2020

LA-LEAO-0004

Graveyard: 
Inscription legible: 
Yes
Grave location
N
53.155424319984
W
-7.1417436799879
Exact wording of epitaph: 

Gone Gone Gone to Jesus

Frances Clarke

this life in sure and certain

hope of the Resurrection to eternal life,

through Jesus Christ her Savious

13(?) January 1846

Aged 44… Mary Clarke,

died 17th September 1889 aged 88

Harriet Clarke…

25 Jan 1904

Aged 94 years

County: 
Notes: 

Condition. Sound & in situ

N edge tight against sycamore stool.

Memorial Type: 
Table tomb
Record Date: 
4 November 2020

LA-LEAO-0008

Graveyard: 
Grave location
N
53.155411449998
W
-7.1417114999811
Exact wording of epitaph: 

Here lieth the body of Ja--

Esqr who departed this life the 1

day of August 1790

 

County: 
Notes: 

Condition: Broken but recognisable. Name illegible - body stone to 007 grave space. Iron staple in lower portion present poss from fix at time of erection.

Memorial Type: 
Ledger Slab
Record Date: 
4 November 2020

LA-LEAO-0010

Graveyard: 
Inscription legible: 
Yes
Grave location
N
53.155334249984
W
-7.1417436799879
Exact wording of epitaph: 

Gloria in Excelsis Deo

This in the burial

ground of Thoman Whelehan

Dec 10th 1779

Also Thomas Whelehan & Family

County: 
Notes: 

Limestone headstone sound and in situ. 

IHS & full sunburst and also Gloria in Excelsis Deo xref with 0081 - seems to be the same monumental sculptor.

Memorial Type: 
Headstone
Record Date: 
4 November 2020

LA-LEAO-0009

Graveyard: 
Grave location
N
53.155411449998
W
-7.1417114999811
Exact wording of epitaph: 

here lies he body 

of Ambrose Cane

who depd this life

Feby 6th 1776 Agd/56 years

 

County: 
Notes: 

Pink sandstone, sound and in situ.

Q why this early headstone is in this location and not S of the church?

Memorial Type: 
Headstone
Record Date: 
4 November 2020

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