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 Stone No.1442/1

 

Inscription.

 

1858

Erected by

MARGARET SOUTAR

in memory of her husband

JAMES SCOTT

Wine merchant West Port Dundee

who died 28th April 1856 aged 59

also their daughter Lilias

who died 6th March 1824 in infancy,

daughter Lilias Wighton

spouse to JAMES MacKENZIE ESQ Merchant Glasgow

died 31st July 1853

Aged 27 years.

 

Sacred to

The memory of

WILLIAM SCOTT,

Hilltown Dundee

died 8th Aug 1843

his spouse

LILLIAS WIGHTON

died 12th May 1814

their son

WILLIAM died 3rd July 1816

their daughter

ISABELLA

died 14th June 1820

 

1858 July 29. Permission granted this day by the Town Council to Mrs Margaret Souter or Scott relict of the late James Scott, merchant, West Port, to erect a monument instead of a headstone; and she having paid £5.5/- on 4th Decr 1858 a receipt was granted for the same having that the permission was without prejudice to the rights of other parties.

Source:RT