BALLYHALBERT OLD GRAVEYARD
Here the body of John Orr lies, merchant late of Portaferry. He departed this life December the 3rd 1789
in the 42nd year of his age.
Here lyeth the body of Robert Orr late of Ballyhalbert, who died on the 29th January 1834 age 46 yrs.
Also his beloved wife Jane BAILIE who died 8th April 1846 aged 49 yrs.
Also their daughter Mary who died 3rd. January, 1855 aged 28 yrs.
The remains of John Bailie of Ballyhalbert and his wife Agnes BOYD, father and mother of the above Jane Bailie
are interred near this spot.
Erect. to the memory of Mary Orr alias MILLER and her husband William Orr of Roddins. The former deceased
July 13th 1839 aged 73 yrs., and the latter Feb. 6th 1844 aged 85 yrs.
Also their son Henry Orr died at Steubenville, State of Ohio America, Aug. 22nd 1841 aged 38 yrs.
Also their son William Orr of Ballywalter departed this life 15th Oct. 1855 aged 61 yrs.
Also their daughter Eliza Orr, wife of Robert GELSTON, Whitechurch, born 22 May 1791, died 31st. March 1883.
Whitechurch is part of Ballywalter.
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