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Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 7, page 6, 1855-1856

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Identifier: DX02067021

Title: Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 7, page 6, 1855-1856

Description: Transcribes inscriptions from his family tomb in Banbury, England.


Inscriptions on the Family Tomb in Banbury Churchyard.

On the West End of Tomb; Richard Gunn, Died October 8, 1761; Aged 80. Mary Gunn, his wife, Died October(?) 1762; Aged 72. (My Father [Samuel Gunn]’s Great-Grandfather and his wife) She 9 years his junior, died 1 year after.)

On the East End. Richard Gunn, Died December 27, 1804, Aged 27. (My father’s Elder brother, [in pencil] grandson of the above

On the North Side. Richard Gunn, Died June 10, 1780, Aged 70. (My Father’s Grandfather.)

Richard Gunn, Died August 8, 1788. Aged 52. (My Father’s Father, born 1736.

Also two children (of the above) Died in infancy.

Sarah Bolton (sic) Wife of Henry Bolten, Died April 6, 1794; Aged 36. (My Father’s Mother Widow of R. Gunn.)

Also Joseph Bolton (sic) Died April 20, 1795; Aged 15 Months. My Father’s half-brother,

On the South Side. Henry Bolton, late of Neithrop, Died July 2, 1820, aged 68.

He, very appropriately, stole the place of [unclear word].

Also William his son, Died April 29, 1824, Aged 32.

Thomas Gunn, late of South Newington, Died 10th of June, 1840, Aged 61.

Rights: NoC-US


Dates: 1855-1856

Type(s): Diary

Maker/Creator: Gunn, Thomas Butler, 1826-1903

Subjects: Cemeteries


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