Stackallen Graveyard

by Nicholas Wall

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BARRETT – Erected by James Barrett of Tankardstown in memory of his father John Barrett who departed this life on the 10th March 1799 aged 42 years and also his mother Ann Barrett who depd. This life on the 11th March 1839 aged 65 years. And also his sister Mary Barrett who dep’d this life 15th March 1817 aged 17 years.

BARRETT – IHS Erected by Luke Barrett in memory of his father James Barrett who died on the 1st Septr. 1859 aged 67 years. His mother Ann Barrett died on the 23rd Janry 1859 aged 62 years. His brother John died on the 23rd Nov. 1855 aged 26 years. His sister Anne died on the 1st Decr.1858 aged 28 years.And his sister Christian died on the 31st of August 1861 aged 24 years. Also the remains of his sister Mary Barrett alias Kearney who departed this life on the 26th day of November 1862 aged 45 years.The above Luke Barrett departed this life on the 10th day of June 1874 aged 42 years.

BLAKENEY – Here lieth the body of Bury Blakeney Esq. who departed this life May 22 1810 in the 71st year of his age. Here also lieth the body of M(s) Charlowe Blakeney who departed this life April 21st 1815 aged 28 years.

BOYNE – see Prestige.

BRIDE – IHS Erected by Mrs Eliza Bride in memory of her husband and children Thomas Bride died 26th March 1875 Julia Bride died 14th March 1865 Annie Bride died 17th June 1866 James Bride died 11th Dec 1871 Maria Bride died 22nd March 1872 John Bride died 15th June 1872 Also the above named Mrs. Eliza Bride died 6th Feb. 1878 Also Thomas Bride Jnr. died 6th June 1881. Also Francis J. Bride who died in Australia 10th July 1885 R.I.P.

BRIDE – Erected to the memory of Mrs Frances Bride of Chamberstown who died 20th November 1884. Also her husband William Bride who died 21st March 1891 Also their child Charles who died on the 21st Novr. 1883.

BROWNELL – Erected by Anna Maria Brownell in memory of her dearly beloved husband Edward Brownell of Gormanlough who died 24th April 1890 aged 80 years. Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord. And the above Anna Maria Brownell who died 26th Nov 1904.

BROWNELL – In memory of George Brownell of Stackallen who died 15th Jan 1880 aged 67 years.Erected in affectionate remembrance by his sons. Also Wm. Brownell his son died April 4th 1888 aged 37 years. Elizabeth, wife to the above George Brownell,who died 17th Sept. 1902. And their son Jervis Brownell who died 29th Sept. 1935.

BROWNELL - Erected by Jervis Brownell to the memory of his father Thomas Brownell late of Stackallen who died on the 17th of February 1846 in the 64th year of his age.

BROWNELL – In loving memory of Jervis Brownell who died 29th Sept. 1935 and his daughter Sara Lucy Brownell died 9th Oct. 1912. Also his wife Leah Sari who died December 1939. Safe in the Arms of Jesus.

BROWNELL – Erected by Michael Brownell, late Lighter Keeper, to the memory of his beloved wife Jane who departed this life at her residence Stackallen on the 8th Nov. 1876 aged 75 years …

BROWNELL – Here lieth the body of Thomas Brownell who departed this life the 10th January 1774 aged 72 years.

BUCHANAN – This burial place belongs to Geo. Buchanan and his posterity. Here lieth the body of Catherine his wife who departed this life Mar. ye 7 1752 aged 66 years. Also ye body of ye said Geo Buchanan who departed this life ye 6 of ??? 1756 aged 70 years. Here lieth the body of Sarah Buchanan only daughter of Geo. Buchanan departed this life ????? 1762 aged 46 years.

BURKE – Patrick Henry Anthony Burke Major Rtd. Grenedier Guards husband of Elizabeth of Stackallen Co.Meath. Born 1913 Died 1964.

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COLELLO – This monument was erected by Robert Colello in memory of his father Michael Annell Colello who departed this life on the 12 December Anno Domini 1759 aged 69 years. Also his ….. brother ( Aernan ? ) Colello who departed this life 1? February 1769 aged 25. Also two brothers and two sisters who died young. Also his mother ……… Colello who departed this life on the 30th day Jan. 1784 in the 78th year of her age.

DORAN – IHS Erected by Richard Doran in memory of his wife Catherine Doran who departed this life in the year of our Lord 1804.

FARLEY – see McNerney.

FARRELL – IHS This stone was erected by Michael Farrell in memory of his posterity.

FINNEGAN – IHS In memory of our dear mother Catherine Finnegan died 28th Jan 1920. And our dear father Andrew Finnegan died 2nd August 1932. Also their son Patrick ex R.I.C. died 8th April 1960. R.I.P.

FLINN – IHS Memento Mort. Erected by John Flynn of Platin for him and his posterity. Here lieth two of his children who died infants. Here also lie his sons Phillip and Patrick. Also his daughter Catherine who departed this life the 11th May 1801 aged 22 years.

FLOOD– IHS Erected by Patrick Flood in memory of his father who departed this life on the 7th Feb 1892 Also his son Patrick aged 10 months R.I.P.

FLYN – Erected by Andrew Flyn of Curnihanstown in memory of his beloved mother Catherine Flyn who died October 28th 1836 aged 70 years. Also his sister Judith Flyn who died 4th October 1813 and his father Charles Flyn who died 16th December 1840 aged 87 years.

FOWLER– Erected by John and Christopher Fowler in memory of their father Richard Fowler died 1781 aged 60 years. Also their mother Mary Fowler died 1789 aged 50 years. Also their brother Henery Fowler who died 1778 aged 30 years whose remains here lie interred with their ancestors.

FORDE – see Freke.

FREKE – Sacred to the memory of John Henry Freke for more than 20 years Rector of Stackallen who died 12th Sept. 1890 aged 79 years. Also of his wife Selina Charity daughter of the late Rev. W.B.Forde who died 29th April 1870 aged 46 years. And there will be no night there.

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GOODWIN – see McNerney.

GRIMES – Pray for the souls of the Grimes Family R.I.P.

HARDING– In loving memory of Patrick Harding, Johnstown, Slane who died 11th March 1967 aged 86 years. His wife Alice died 18th Jan. 1980 aged 90 years. R.I.P.

HOPKINS– Erected by F&W Hopkins in fond memory of their loving brother John Hopkins who died at Rockfield Nov. 24th 1886 aged 26 years. I am the resurrection and the life..

HOPKINS– Erected by Jane Stewart Hopkins to the memory of her husband John Hopkins Esq. of Rockfield Co.Meath who departed this life December 12th 1871 aged 76 years. Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord.

HOPKINS– Sweet Jesus have mercy on the Joseph Hopkins of Powerstown Nobber who died on the 28th May 1921. His wife Annie died on the 18th March 1936. Their deceased children Francis 4th Oct. 1931 Edward 16 Nov. 1941 Elizabeth 29 Dec. 1944. R.I.P.

HOPKINS – Erected by W.H. Hopkins in fond memory of his loving brother Francis S. Hopkins who died at Rockfield December 21st 1891 aged 34 years. Affection weeps but faith forbids a tear.

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JOHNSTON – Sacred to the memory of Isabella Johnston who departed this life June 3rd 1833 aged 33.

KEARNEY – see Barrett.

KEELEY – Erected by Patt Keeley of Stackallen in memory of his father and mother and several of his friends 1767 Thomas Keeley died 20th April 1904 His wife Roseanna died 5th March 1947. Their son Patrick died 2 May 1956.

KELLY – Erected by Rose Kelly of Legbon Drogheda in memory of her son John Kelly who died 17th March 1797 aged 22 years.

LACY– IHS Of your charity pray for the repose of the soul of Richard Lacy of Navan who died on the 18th May 1866 aged 77 years and for the eternal rest of the souls of the members of his family who with him here await a happy resurrection. R.I.P.

LEECH – This stone was erected by George Leech to the memory of his father Thomas Leech who departed this life on the 4th day of July 17 (5 or 7 ) 7 in the 80th year of his age.

LYNCH – Erected by Margaret Lynch in memory of her father Henry Matthews who died 29th April 1878 aged 83 years. Her mother Eliza died 9th Sept 1889 aged 78 years.The above Margaret Lynch died 2nd May 1928. Her brother Patrick Matthews who died 30th April 1928. Also Mrs. Kate Lynch who died Jany 1939 aged 30 years.

McNALLY – In loving memory of Mary McNally Stackallen Navan died 9th December 1968 aged 90 years. R.I.P.

McNERNEY– Erected by Ann McNerney of Stackallen Co,Meath in memory of her beloved mother Mary Farley who died 24th March 1856 aged 75 years Also her beloved father Thomas Farely who died 18th July 1837 aged 95 years. Also her sisters Catherine Goodwin Bridget and Julia Farely.

MAGUIRE – see O’Neill

MATHEWS– IHS Erected by Patrick Mathews of Stackallen.

MATHEWS – see Lynch

MELADY– IHS Erected by James Melady in memory of his father and mother Anthony and Jane Melady.

MORGAN – Here lyeth the body of Charles Morgan who departed this life ye 29th day of May 1748 aged 60 years.

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NEVIN – Erected by Mrs. Elizabeth Nevin of Stackallen in memory of her beloved mother Mrs. Elizabeth Traynor who depd. This life 15th Feby 1844 aged 72 years. Also to her beloved sister June who departed this life the 7th April 1817 aged 12 years. Also to her beloved brother William who departed this life on the 1st Nov. 1817 aged 20 years. The above Elizabeth Nevin died 17th Janr’y 1889 aged 78 years. Rest in the Lord.

O'NEAL– IHS This stone and burial place belongeth to Oiun O’Neal who departed this life the 28th August 1747 aged 50 years. Phelomy One (?)

O'NEILL– This stone was erected by John O’Neill in memory of his father Henery O’Neill late of Gibstown who departed this life ye 10th day of Sept. 1775 aged 55 years. Also his mother Rose O’Neill alias Maguire who died 4th July 1778 aged 45 years.

PRESTIGE – Erected by Samuel Prestige of Stackallen.

PRESTIGE – Erected by the desire of Right Hon the Viscount Boyne to the memory of Samuel Prestige who during a period of nearly seventy years passed in the service of the Lords Boyne uniformely conducted himself with diligence and fidelity he departed this life 13th Feb 1834 in the 90th year of his age.

ROWAN– Of your charity pray for the souls of Grace Rowan who died 10th Dec. 1881 aged 58 years. And her husband Thomas Rowan of Stackallen who died 15th July 1882 aged 72 years. Catherine dearly beloved wife of Lawrence Rowan died 19th July 1900 aged 29 years. James Rowan died 1st August 1906 aged 50 years. Also Lawrence died 15th January 1930 aged 80 years. Also Thomas Rowan who died the 4th March 1949 aged 9 years.R.I.P.

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SELWAY – In loving memory of our dear mother Elizabethe Selway who died January 20th 1895 and her son John Young Selway died May 24th 1871 I will give you rest. Also her husband Joseph Selway who die 1st April 1898’

SULEVIN– IHS Here lieth the remains of Wilm Sulevin who departed this life the 4th December in the year of our Lord 1807 in the 36th year of his age. Also his mother and father Thomas and Anne Sulevin

SWIFT – This stone was erected by Owen Swift in memory of his father and mother and also his son William Swift who departed this life July 7th in the year of our Lord 1801 aged 33 years.And also his daughter Judith Swift who departed this life June 10th in the year of our Lord 1794 aged 16 years.

TRAYNOR – see Nevin.

WOODS– In loving memory of my dear mother Kate Woods died 22nd Oct 1900 and of my father Patrick died 2nd July 1920 Also my brother William died 12th July 1930 and of John died 24th Nov 1950 Also Ellen Woods died 5th July 1922 R.I.P. Erected by John Woods.

WOOD– Patrick Wood departed this life April 23rd 1737.

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