WM-BMRE-0023

Record Date: 
7 September 2018
Exact wording of epitaph: 

Have mercy O Lord on the

soul of James Higgins of New

Town who departed this life

The 7th October 1799 aged 70

years. Also Mary Higgins alias

Ledwith 15th December 1801 aged

_2 years. This monument was

laid over them by their sons

Matthew & James Higgins as

an act of filial duty

Memorial Type: 
Table tomb
Grave location
County: 
Latitude: 
53.493027777778
Longitude: 
-7.67145
Notes: 

 Arms: Guttee de poix, on a fesse. Three Towers on the first field
 Crest: A tower, from the battlements, a demi Griffin, wings elevated
 holding in the dexter claw a swork

Number of people commemorated: 
4
People commemorated: 
Name: 
James
Surname: 
Higgins
Date of death - day: 
7
Date of death - month: 
October
Date of death - year: 
1799
Age: 
70
Address: 
Newtown
Relationship with first person: 
Wife
Name: 
Mary
Surname: 
Higgins alias Ledwith
Date of death - day: 
15
Date of death - month: 
December
Date of death - year: 
1801
Relationship with first person: 
Son
Name: 
Matthew
Surname: 
Higgins
Relationship with first person: 
Son
Name: 
James
Surname: 
Higgins