Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Tombstone Tuesday: A family, one of many: Glasnevin

The stone reads:

Erected by
Mr. Henry Chapman
of Great Brunswick Street
in memory of his beloved Daughter
who departed this life 31st May 1834
Aged 1 year
Also his Daughter Maria who died 8th Dec. 1838
In the 4th year of her age
Her also the remains of his beloved Wife Sarah
who departed this life the 15th of December 1840
Aged 42 Years.
Here also lie the remains of the above named
Henry Chapman who died October the 25th, 1846
Aged 64 years.

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