BALLYHALBERT CHURCH OF RELAND [BALLYEASBOROUGH]
[White limestone stone in a low-railed enclosure]
Erected by Robert Thompson, Ballyeasboro, in memory of his son James who died
25th May 1894 age 22 yrs.
Also his son Andrew who died 12th April 1897 aged 68 yrs. aged 22 yrs.
Also the above named Robert Thompson who died 4th June 1897 aged 68 yrs.
Inscribed by Elizabeth McVEIGH in memory of her grandmother Jane Thompson
14th April 1921.
Also her daughter Dorothy who died 15th May 1937.
also above named Elizabeth McVeigh who died 24th March 1946 aged 57 yrs.
[In a low cement enclosure.]
Erected by David J. Thompson of Ballyeasboro, in memory of his daughter Jane
who died 30th Nov. 1898 aged 19 years.
Also his daughter Mary Ellen who died 28th May 1899 aged 17 yrs.
Also his daughter Dorothy who died 3rd July 1899 aged 10 yrs.
Also 4 children who died in infancy.
Also his beloved wife Dorothy Thompson who died 30th Dec. 1913 aged 58 yrs.
Also his daughter Mary Jane Thompson who died 11th April 1919 aged 21 yrs.
Also above named David J. Thompson who died 21st. July 1940 aged 83 yrs.
Note: This family seems to have 3 teenagers die within months of each other. Could it have been flu?
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