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 Stone No.189

 

Inscription.

 1819

Erected

By

James Taws

Manufacturer Hillton Dundee

and

Betty Henry

his spouse

in memory of their son

William

who died 10th April 1819

aged 6 weeks

Also Mary who died on the 22nd May 1819

aged 2 years

James died 27th March 1825

aged 1 year

the above Betty Henry

died 25th January 1847

aged 65 years

The above James Taws

died 18th October 1857

aged 75 years

 

REAR

 

This stone

marks the resting place of

Betty Taws wife of

George Soutar

who departed this life on the

16th of Octr 1846 aged 31 years

also

Elizabeth Henry Soutar

daughter of

George Soutar

Bootmaker Dundee

who died on the 21st Dec 1839 aged 3 years

 

Remainder of inscription obscured by tree trunk


and 8 months. Also the above George Soutar, bootmaker, Dundee, who died 18th Septr 1854, aged 53 years.

Source: The Book of the Howff, ŠLibraries, Leisure and Culture Dundee, Local History Centre & is
reproduced with kind permission.