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Transcribed by Val Ackroyd Photos ____________________________________ 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.