WM-BMRE-0019

Record Date: 
14 December 2019
Exact wording of epitaph: 

 

 Here

 lieth the bodies of William Brabazon

 the Elder and William his Son

 who Deceased July 1769

 A Pious Prudent Religious Youth

 in the 19th year of his Age

 Not Artemisia's Pride, but Niobe's was

 Commemorated here, Kind reader.
 Know
the modest Virtuous Wife
 above the Former.
Spake
The Heart afflicted Mother spake
the Latter. 
 Niobe lost six sons a riskful fall
 Barbara lost her William Worth
them all

 Erected by Barbara Brabazon

 In memory of her dear Husband

 and Dutiful Son

 Hanc Jacet

Memorial Type: 
Table tomb
Grave location
County: 
Latitude: 
53.492947222222
Longitude: 
-7.6714638888889
Number of people commemorated: 
3
People commemorated: 
Name: 
William
Surname: 
Brabazon
Relationship with first person: 
Son
Name: 
William
Surname: 
Brabazon
Date of death - month: 
July
Date of death - year: 
1769
Age: 
19
Relationship with first person: 
Wife
Name: 
Barbara
Surname: 
Brabazon
Notes: 

  At Head of Stone:
  Crest: A falcon rising
  Arms: (Deep carved coat of arms) - On a bend, 3 martlets, surmounted by 3 doves .
 Motto: Vota vita mea (Translation - My life is devoted)
 All surrounded by garlands (see photo's)