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TYNAN CHURCH OF IRELAND GRAVEYARD, ARMAGH COUNTY, IRELAND
*Irish Dates are Day Mo Year


Photo No.0
In Loving Memory Of | JAMES LONG BLOOMER | Died 28th October 1928,
aged 23 years. | Also his mother RUTH BLOOMER, | Died 18th April
1929, aged 69 years. | Also his father JOHN BLOOMER, | Died 10th
October 1940, aged 78 years. | And their son WILLIAM BLOOMER, | Died
11th February 1979, aged 83 years. | And his wife MARY BLOOMER |
Died 17th January 1991 aged 85 years.

Photo No.1
ARTHUR RONALD BOOTH | Born Oct. 6 1891 | Died Aug. 24 1954 | 2
Timothy Ch. 4 Verse 7.

Photo No.2
Erected | By | JOHN F. GASKIN | of Aughnacloy | In memory of his
father | JOHN B. GASKIN Died 4th May 1900 aged 61 years | Also his
mother | MARGARET GASKIN | ..st September 1903 | Aged 58 years | Also
his sisters | MARY GASKIN | Died 23rd July 1907 | Aged 37 years |
LIZZIE GASKIN | … October 1907 | Aged 41 years

Photo No.3
Sacred to the memory | of | ARTHUR DILLON, J.P. | Ballyquin House,
Co. Kilkenny | Died 22nd Oct. 1862 | Aged .. years | And ANNE his
widow | Daughter of the late ALEXANDER CROSS | Portnelligan, Co.
Armagh | Died 8th Dec. 18.. aged 72 years | … …  in 1867 | The late
FRANCIS MACDONOGH Q.C. | Rutland Square, Dublin

Photo No.4
In Loving Memory of | THOMASINE FITZMAURICE | Wife of | Dr. ROBERT
FITZMAURICE | of Cloghers, Tralee, Co. Kerry | Who died at Tynan
Rectory | October 17th 1918 aged 83 years

Photo No.5
In loving memory of | my dear husband | Rev. W. HERBERT FITZMAURICE
| For 12 years Rector of Tynan | who died 9th February 1926 | Aged
61 (?) years

Photo No.6
In loving memory of | HELEN A. FITZMAURICE | Dearly loved wife of |
Rev. W. HERBERT FITZMAURICE | Who died at Armagh, | On 17th March
1928.

Photo No.7
Erected | to the memory of | JAMES FLEMING of | Nagrane who depar..
| this life 11th Jany. 1865 | Aged 54 yrs. | Also his beloved |
daughter ANNE died | 17th Jany. 1879 | Aged 24 years | And to his
beloved wife ISABE.. | FLEMING died Novr. 25th 18.. | Aged 75 yrs |
She hath done what she cou.. | Mark XIV.VIII | Also his son WILLIAM
died 25th Jany. … | Aged 75 years

Photo No.8
In Loving Memory of | WILLIAM GAMBLE | who died at Derryhaw, Tynan |
10th December 1919 | Aged 86 years | Also of JANE, his wife | who
died 27th May 1926

Photo No.9
In loving memory of | WILLIAM GREER, Born May 1838 Died 28 July 1915
(?) | Also of his wife DOROTHY GREER, | Born 17th April 1852 - Died
15th July 1928. | And their daughter ELIZABETH WILDS GREER | Born
25th Aug. 1879 - Died 19th Aug. 1906. | Also their daughter MARY J.
GREER | Born 12th June 1892 - Died 19th May 1938. | Also their son
ROBERT GREER | Died 16th Nov. 1955.

Photo No. 10
In | Loving Memory of | STEPHEN GRIFFITH of Dartery | Died - 1925 |
And his wife ESSIE | Died - 1932 | Also their son | Major G. S.
GRIFFITH | Died - 1988

Photo No. 11
In | Loving memory of | HENRY THOMAS HALL | Major 18th (Queen Mary’s
Own) Hussars | Knockbrack, Athenry | Born 30th Sept. 1858 - Died
18th Dec. 1940 | And of his wife | ELIZABETH ANNE | Daughter of
Major LOPDELL | Raheen Park, Athenry | Born 25th Aug. 1852 - Died
24th May 1941

Photo No. 12
In | Loving memory | of | IRWIN HAMILTON | of Cloghgor | Who died |
31st July 1915 | Aged 80 years | Also his wife MARY JANE HAMILTON |
Macknagh, Lisnaskea | who died | 24th January 1949 | Aged 89 years |
“For ever | with the Lord”

Photo No. 13
Sacred | to the memory of JAMES HANSON | Who died 27th Septr. | 1846
aged 48 years | An affectionate daughter | erected this monument to
her | beloved father as a … | … and gratitude

Photo No. 14
In Loving Memory Of | MARJORIE died 11th May 1909 | ROBERT died 10th
Aug 1914 | GEORGE died 31st March 1919 | CATHERINE died 28th Feb.
1943 | FLORENCE MARGARET died 2nd Feb. 1945 | MARGARET died 6th Feb.
1976 | GEORGE died 30th Aug. 1992 | EVA died 5th March 2001 | Safe
in the arms of Jesus | HANTHORN

Photo No. 15
Here lyth ye | body of ARTH.. | HUGHES late | of C…. | who departed
| this life .. |… 1768 aged | 35 (?) years | This stone was |
erected …

Photo No. 16
In | memory | of | JOHN IRWIN | Died 24th June 1896 | His son THOMAS
| Died in South Africa 2nd June 1906 | His wife MARY J. | Died 3rd
May 1919 | His daughter S. A. IRWIN died 1921 | And his daughter S.
R. JAMES | Died 9th Nov. 1934.

Photo No. 17
Here lies the Body of | RICHARD JOHNSTON | who departed this life |
Nov. 13 1817, Aged 21.

Photo No. 18
In loving remembrance of | ELIZABETH JOHNSTON, died 11th December
1885. | Also her husband JOHN, died 13th May 1889. | Their daughter
ELIZABETH, died 16th September 1894. | And their son ROBERT, died
1st April 1914. | Also their daughters: | MARIA, died 17th July
1918. | MARGARET ANN, died 5th November 1920. | And their sons:- |
JOHN, died 29th March 1923. | THOMAS, died 13th July 1929. | HENRY,
died 15th July 1944.

Photo No. 19
In loving remembrance of | WILLIAM JOHNSTON, died 6th June 1928. |
Also his daughter CHRISTINA, died 13th Feb. 1907. | Also his son
WILLIAM, died 28th Feb. 1924. | Also his wife JANE, died 24th May
1936. | And his daughter MARGARET JANE, died 24th Feb. 196.. | Also
his daughter ESTHER, died 30th Dec …. | Also his daughter-in-law
ANNIE, died 5th A… | And his son JOHN, died 3rd July 1974 (?)

Photo No. 20
Erected by | JOSEPH JOHNSTON, Bohassett, | In Loving Memory of | his
wife MARGARET ANN, | Who died 8th June 1943, aged 58 years. | Her
husband JOSEPH | Who died 28th June 1972 aged 83 years | And their
son | JOSEPH ERNEST JOHNSTON Mjr | Born 3.May 1911 died 13. February
1964 | Always remembered

Photo No. 21
Long dead yet not forgotten | By WILLIAM KENNEDY | of Tullaglush
Kane | In memory of his uncle MATTHEW WILLIAM | Who died 4th January
1837 | Aged 84 years

Photo No. 22
Sub hoc marmore | spelate resurrectionis | FERDINANDUS LOCHRANE | …
Obiit 1803 Etat 48 | ..NERINA Unor ejus oua obiit 1820 etat 84 | in
pace requiescant | Also MAULDA and CATHERINE the infant children |
of Doctor EDWARD LOCHRANE | Here also lie the remains of | JANE,
wife of Doctor EDWARD LOCHRANE of Middletown | who departed this
life on the 22nd of Jany 1875 | Aged seventy eight years | And of
Doctor EDWARD LOCHRANE of Middletown who | … th November 1880 aged
95 years

Photo No. 23
In Loving Memory | of | Rev. WALTER MAITLAND, B.A.M.Sc. | Rector of
Tynan Parish | From April 1938, until he passed from | this life
13th June 1948. | And his beloved wife | RUBY ALICE. | who died 23rd
Nov. 1996 aged 97 years | And their youngest son | JOHN MULLIN
MAITLAND (JACK) | Who died 19th Dec. 1998 aged 75 years | Called,
and chosen, and faithful. Rev. XVII.14. | Erected by his wife and
sons.

Photo No. 24
Erected by THOMAS McANEA | In Memory of | His beloved wife JEMIMA |
Who died 13th June 1951. | Also their grandson WILLIAM E. McANEA, |
Who died 28th Sept. 1925, aged 15 months | Also the above THOMAS
McANEA, | Who died 19th May 1947, aged 88 years. | Also their son
WILLIAM, | Who died 5th Feby. 1973, aged 87 years. | And his wife
EVELYN, | Who died 31st July 1982, aged 87 years | Also | JOHN
McANEA | Who died 17th June 2007, aged 80 years.

Photo No. 25
Here lieth the | Bodie of MARY | McCALL who D | ecesed … | of Octor
….

Photo No. 26
McELEAVEY | In loving memory of | WILLIAM McELEAVEY, died 31st Jan.
1928 | His wife ANNE, died 2nd Jan. 1935 | And their sons | JOHN,
died 25th Nov. 1904 | JAMES died 6th Dec. 1941 | WILLIAM, died 4th
Dec. 1961, interred in U.S.A. | Also their daughter MARY (MINNIE)
died 27th Ma….

Photo No. 27
In loving memory | of | ALBERT McELEAVEY, | Mount Irwin | Who died
25th May 1922, | Aged 78 years.

Photo No. 28
In Loving Memory | of | WILLIAM JOHN MENARY, | Of Derryhaw, | Who
died 28th May 1922, | Aged 22 years. | Also his mother | CAROLINE
HICKS MENARY | Who died 6th Dec. 1929, | Aged 60 years. | And his
sister | CAROLINE SHEPHERD | Who died in Toronto 14th June 1934, |
Aged 30 years | And his father | SAMUEL MENARY | Died 16th Dec.
1960, aged 90 years | And his sister | MARY TRIMBLE | Died 5th Nov.
1968, aged 71 years | Also ELIZABETH MENARY | Died 28th March 1977,
aged 88 years. | “I am with thee”

Photo No. 29
Erected | in memory of | JOHN MORRISON. | Late of Belfast, Merchant.
| who departed this life, | in this, his native Parish, | 1st
February 1840, | Aged 51 years.

Photo No. 30
Erected | by | ROBERT MORRISON | of New York, U.S.A. | To the memory
of his beloved mother | REBECCA JANE MORRISON | Who departed this
life April 30th 1862 | Aged 40 years | Also his brother | MOORE
MORRISON | Who died Feb. 19th 1841 | Aged 14 years | Though long
departed | yet not forgotten | “Blessed are the dead who die in the
Lord” | Also his father MOORE MORRISON who | departed this life
February 1st | 1871 aged 50 years | Also their grandson ROBERT
MURRAY | who died 25th Feb. 1887 aged 27 years | And his father
BENJAMIN MURRAY | who died 6th July 1891 aged 80 years | Also his
mother ELIZA JANE MURRAY | who died 18th … 1902 aged 77 years

Photo No. 31
MURRAY | In Loving Memory Of | MOORE MORRISON MURRAY | Died 29th
November 1948 aged 84 years | His wife SARAH JANE | Died 29th March
1963 aged 81 years | Their daughter GLADYS EVELYN | Died 24th March
1927 aged 9 years | Their son JOHN BENJAMIN | Died 29th September
1949 aged 25 years | Their son WILLIAM MOORE | Died 29th March 1983
aged 70 years | And his wife MARGARET JOSEPHINE ELIZABETH | Died
31st January 1991 aged 66 years | At rest | Also their son THOMAS
ERSKINE MURRAY | Died 19th February 2006 aged 84 years

Photo No. 32
IHS | Here lyeth the | body of PATRICK | CORABOO of Bell | eagh who
depar | ted this life Oct | ober 17th 1776 | Aged 60 years

Photo No. 33
In loving memory | of | CHARLES ROBERT REEVES | Curate of this
parish | Born at Ballymena .. November 1843 | Died at Dublin 23rd
March 1877 | And of his wife | CHARLOTTE REEVES | Born at Corrard,
Co. Fermanagh | Died at Dublin, 24th March 1878

Photo No. 34
In Loving Memory | of | FRANCIS REIHILL | Died 19.2.1909, aged 62
yrs. | His wife MARGARET | Died 5.6.1946, aged 8 yrs. | Interred in
Irvinestown | His brother BERNARD | Died Feb. 1910, aged 71 yrs. |
His daughter MAGGIE JANE | Died April 1923, aged 29 yrs. | His sons
| BERNARD, died 1892, aged 4 yrs. | JAMES, died 10.8.1941, aged 55
yrs | ELLEN wife of JAMES | Died 28.4.1972, aged 87 yrs. | Tempo and
Tranis Island. | R.I.P.

Photo No. 35
In Loving Memory | of | JAMES REIHILL | Inniscorkish. | Died
12.3.1913, aged 82 yrs. | His wife MARY | Died 4.4.1942. Aged 81
yrs. | JOHN JAMES REIHILL | Died 15.3.1944. Aged 56 yrs. | His wife
ANNIE | Died 23.7.1972. Aged 81 yrs. | PHILOMENA REIHILL | Died
11.11.1933. Aged 6 yrs. | R.I.P. | Erected by JOHN JAMES REIHILL |
Son of above JOHN JAMES and ANNIE

Photo No. 36
Left: In loving memory | of | SIR FRANCIS W. STRONGE | K.C.M.G. |
The younger son of | Sir J. CALVERT STRONGE | Born Nov. 22nd 1856 |
Died at Kilbroney House | Rostrevor Aug 20th 1924. Right: In loving
memory | of | M. E. FLORENCE STRONGE | Wife of | Sir FRANCIS W.
STRONGE | and daughter of | Gen. Hon. | Sir DAVID FRASER G.C.B. |
Died at Kilbroney House | Rostrevor Oct. 18th 1926 (?)

Photo No. 37
STRONGE

Photo No. 38
In loving memory | of | ALICE ISABELLA STRONGE | Youngest daughter
of | Sir J. CALVERT STRONGE 4th Bt. | And Lady MARGARET STRONGE |
Born Oct 3rd 1856 | Died Dec. 1st 1941

Photo No. 39
To the glory of God | And in memory of the | men of Tynan families |
who fell in the | Great War 1914-1918 | JAMES M. STRONGE Lieut.
R.I.F. | GEORGE M. LA NAUZE Lieut. R.I.R. | WILLIAM LA NAUZE Lieut.
R.I.R. | C.B. MAGRATH GODWIN Lieut. Can. Art. | JOHN L. GODWIN
Lieut. Can. Art. | ROBERT SLATOR Sgt. Instr. R.I.F. | THOMAS SCOTT
Sergt. R.I.F. | EDWARD McKEE Sergt. R.I.F. | THOMAS WILSON Cres. R.
| ISAIAH WILSON R.I.F. | JAMES M. CLOW M.G.G. | SAMUEL STEENSON
R.Irnd.F. | WILLIAM McCORMACK Can.M.C. | THOMAS J.G. HAIRE R.I.F. |
FRED W. ERSKINE Aus.C. | GEORGE A. HAWTHORN R.I.R. | Be thou
faithful unto death | Rev.II.10 | This tablet was erected by |
parishioners of Tynan and friends

Photo No. 40
In | Loving Memory Of | JOHN WEST, J.P., | Born 28th May 1893, died
20th Dec. 1969. | Also his daughter | MARGARET ELIZABETH JOY WEST
M.Sc. | Born 24th Dec. 1923, died 18th Nov. 1983. | CHARLOTTE BAILEY
GORDON | Born 25th Oct. 1896, died 21st Oct. 1956.