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Balclutha New Cemetery Not yet located   
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Balclutha Old Cemetery Not yet located   
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Alexander Moffat
Alexander Moffat
Headstone of Alexander Moffat, buried in Russell after dying at sea on voyage to Australia 
Russell Cemetery Located   
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Alexander Moffat Headstone
Alexander Moffat Headstone
Early photo of Alexander Moffat headstone. Scanned from photo by Ewan Caldwell. 
Russell Cemetery Located   
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Burial Plot for George Coutts, Jemima Fairbairn and their daughter Barbara Coutts
Burial Plot for George Coutts, Jemima Fairbairn and their daughter Barbara Coutts
 
Fairfax Cemetery Located   
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Burial Plot for James Ferguson, his wife Mary Millar and their son James Ferguson
Burial Plot for James Ferguson, his wife Mary Millar and their son James Ferguson
 
Fairfax Cemetery Located   
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Headstone for Hilda Lineham
Headstone for Hilda Lineham
Headstone for Hilda Lineham. This is in the Rangiora Lawn Cemetery on Coldstream Road, Rangiora. The headstone is a large boulder bought back from Stoney Creek, Karamea by Roger and Alistair in August 2004. 
Rangiora Lawn Cemetery Located   
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Headstone for Ivy Lawson and her sister Jane Lawson
Headstone for Ivy Lawson and her sister Jane Lawson
Photo taken by Lindsay Robertson December 2005 and sent to Roger Moffat by eMail. Inscription reads:

In Loving Memory Of
Ivy Jane Lawson
Died 1896
loved daughter of
George and Catherine
also her sister
Agnes Jean Higgins
died 1931
dearly love wife of Hugh
and mother of
Catherine and George 
Taieri Beach Cemetery Located   
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Headstone for Richard Glass, Ellen Anderson and James A Glass.
Headstone for Richard Glass, Ellen Anderson and James A Glass.
Inscription says:
In
Memory of
Richard Glass
died at Dunglass
13th August 1927, aged 64 years.
Also his wife
Ellen Anderson
died at Dunglass,
21st October 1942, aged 71 years
also their son
James A Glass,
died at Dunglass,
28th November 1983, aged 76 years. 
Cockburnspath Churchyard Located   
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Headstone for William Cleghorn and Elizabeth Moffat
Headstone for William Cleghorn and Elizabeth Moffat
Headstone in Houndwood Churchyard. Inscription says:
In
Loving Memory of
Elizabeth Moffat
beloved wife of
William Cleghorn,
who died at Harelawside,
10th Decr 1930, aged 70 years.
Also the above
William Cleghorn
who died 2nd Feby 1940
aged 82 years. 
Houndwood Churchyard Located   
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Headstone for William Deuar and Georg Deuar
Headstone for William Deuar and Georg Deuar
This headstone "seems" to have children from two families in it, both children, probably of the same mother Helen Blecket/Blackater but two different fathers - William Dewar and George Dewar. Inscription on stone says:

GD HB 1736 ID 70 1793
Here lyeth
William Deuar
who dyed Iune 1735
age 4 years and
Georg Deuar dyed
in Ianuary 1736 age 5 monthe

The GD and HB at the top likely refer to George Dewar and Helen Blackater. Not sure of what the other items mean.

Viewed and photographed by Roger Moffat 23 June 2000¬† 
Culross Abbey Located   
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Headstone for William Patterson and Isabella Moffat
Headstone for William Patterson and Isabella Moffat
Photo taken by Olive Hooton 
Houndwood Churchyard Located   
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Headstone in  Church Yard, Culross Abbey, Culross, Perthshire, Scotland
Headstone in Church Yard, Culross Abbey, Culross, Perthshire, Scotland
Text of left side of Tombstone says:
ERECTED
BY THE FAMILY IN MEMORY OF
THEIR PARENTS
JOHN DEWAR, WHO DIED
9TH APRIL 1878, AGED 85 YEARS
ALSO, JANET ROSS, HIS WIFE,
WHO DIED 24TH DECR 1877,
AGED 75 YEARS. 
Culross Abbey Located   
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Headstone in church yard of Culross Abbey, Culross, Fife, Scotland
Headstone in church yard of Culross Abbey, Culross, Fife, Scotland
This headstone has two families on it - John Dewar and Janet Ross on the left, and on the right John's grandparents James Dewar and Elizabeth Kirk. Also Catherine Dewar, daughter of John Dewar and Janet Ross. See individual photos for inscriptions.
Viewed and photographed by Roger Moffat 23 June 2000. 
Culross Abbey Located   
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Headstone in Church Yard, Culross Abbey, Culross, Perthshire, Scotland
Headstone in Church Yard, Culross Abbey, Culross, Perthshire, Scotland
Text of right side of Tombstone says:
ALSO,
JAMES DEWAR WHO DIED
28HT MAY. 1760, AGED 55 YEARS.
ALSO, ELIZABETH KIRK. HIS WIFE
WHO DIED 26TH JAN 1784
AGED 84 YEARS
CATHERINE DEWAR, WHO DIED
28TH FEBY 1908, AGED 78 YEARS 
Culross Abbey Located   
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Headstone in Coldingham Church Yard, Berwickshire, Scotland
Headstone in Coldingham Church Yard, Berwickshire, Scotland
Shows George Moffat and Isabella Patterson, two of their children and the wife of George (Junior)

IN LOVING MEMORY
OF
ISABELLA PATTERSON
WIFE OF GEORGE MOFFAT
WHO DIED 5 JAN 1901 AGED 60 YEARS
ALSO ALEXANDER THEIR SON
WHO DIED IN INFANCY
ALSO AT RENTON HOUSE THE ABOVE
GEORGE MOFFAT
WHO DIED 13 NOV 1913 AGED 82 YEARS
ALSO GEORGE MOFFAT SON WHO DIED
AT H__DIES MILLS PLACE GORDON
25 APRIL 1924 AGED 66 YEARS
ALSO MARGORIE WILSON WIFE OF THE
ABOVE GEORGE MOFFAT
WHO DIED AT THE HOUSE OF HER SON IN
LAW AT HOUNDSLOW
20 MARCH 1949 AGED 92 YEARS 
Coldingham Cemetery Located   
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Headstone in Swinton Church yard, Swinton, Berwickshire, Scotland
Headstone in Swinton Church yard, Swinton, Berwickshire, Scotland
Headstone in the church yard of the Swinton Church, Swinton, Berwickshire, Scotland. Viewed and photographed on 21 June 2000 by Roger Moffat.

Inscription on front of headstone says:

Here
lies the Body of
JOHN MOFFAT
who died 23 Oc 1781 age 62
Also his spouse
MARGARET MOFFAT
died July 19th 1811 aged
96 years also their son
JOHN MOFFAT who died
8th (?) Nov 1829 aged 82 years
Also of JANE BOGUE his
wife who died 22d April 1838 aged 80 (?) 
Swinton Church Yard Located   
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Headstone in Taieri Beach Cemetery, Otago, New Zealand
Headstone in Taieri Beach Cemetery, Otago, New Zealand
In
Memory of
James Fairbairn
Born Sept 4th 1867
Died Febry 28th 1879
Also
Jane Fairbairn
Born June 6th 1844
Died Decr 16th 1913
Also
Robert Fairbairn
Born March 22nd 1840
Died June 8th 1915
Though lost to sight to memory dear 
Taieri Beach Cemetery Located   
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Headstone of Alfred Lineham and Fanny Lansberry.
Headstone of Alfred Lineham and Fanny Lansberry.
Alfred and Fanny immigrated to New Zealand in 1874. They were among the first pioneering families in Karamea.

Fanny Lineham
Died 2nd Aug 1926
Aged 78 Years.
Also her Husband
Alfred Lineham
Died 27th Feb 1921
Aged 75 years
The Lord is their Shepherd 
Karamea Cemetery Located   
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Headstone of Christina Muir, John Glass and some of their children
Headstone of Christina Muir, John Glass and some of their children
Headstone for Christina Muir, John Glass and 3 of their children Peddie, Jannett and Mary. Photo taken by Sandy Bain. 
Spott Kirkyard Located   
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Headstone of George Coutts, his wife Jemima Fairbairn and their daughter Barbara Coutts
Headstone of George Coutts, his wife Jemima Fairbairn and their daughter Barbara Coutts
Headstone for Barbara Coutts and her parents George Coutts and Jemima Coutts.

In
Loving Memory of
Barbar Coutts
died 10 January 1924
Aged 14 Years
Also her father
George Coutts
Died 18th Oct 1944
aged 68 Years
Also her mother
Jemima Coutts
died 21st April 1958
Aged 79 Years. 
Fairfax Cemetery Located   
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Headstone of George Moffat and Isabella Clark
Headstone of George Moffat and Isabella Clark
Headstone in Preston Kirk Yard. Visited by Roger and Lisa on 16 August 2005. Inscription says:
Sacred
to the Memory
of
GEORGE MOFFAT who died at
Harelawside January 15 1844
aged 52 years
and of
ISABELLA CLARK
his wife who died January 31 1858
aged 64 years 
Preston Kirk Yard Located   
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Headstone of George Moffat and Margaret Patterson and Family
Headstone of George Moffat and Margaret Patterson and Family
Headstone in the church yard of the Swinton Church, Swinton, Berwickshire, Scotland.

Viewed and photographed on 21 June 2000 by Roger Moffat.

Inscription says:
Erected
by George Moffat Tenant
in Mount Pleasant
In Memory of his wife
Margret Patterson who died
the 11th Sep. 1854 aged 51 years
And the above George Moffat
who died the 8th May 1867
aged 65 years
Also of his Son John Moffat
who died the 27th October 1875
aged 50 years
Also Jane Hogg wife of the above
John Moffat who died at
Greenlaw 29th January 1905
aged 81 years. 
Swinton Church Yard Located   
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Headstone of James Deuar and Hellen Drysdale and Family
Headstone of James Deuar and Hellen Drysdale and Family
Headstone in church yard of Culross Abbey, Culross, Fifeshire, Scotland. Photo taken 23 June 2000 by Roger Moffat

Inscription:
Here lies
the corps of
James Deuar who died
July 12th day 1795 aged 57 years
Helen Drysdale His wife died
Jan 1h 1812 aged 75 years
also George Deuar who died
January 20 1794 aed 33 years &
Hellen Deuar who died October
1th day 1788 aged 27 years &
James Deuar who died January 4th
Day 1773 aged 4 years, John Deuar
died aged 4 months Children to
James Deuar & Hellen Drysdale his spouse¬† 
Culross Abbey Located   
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Headstone of James Fairbairn and Margaret Brydon
Headstone of James Fairbairn and Margaret Brydon
James Fairbairn
died at Taieri Beach
23 September 1887
aged 50 years
Also his wife
Margaret Fairbairn
died 20 June 1914
aged 80 years
At Rest 
Taieri Beach Cemetery Located   
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Headstone of James Ferguson, his wife Mary Millar and their son James Ferguson
Headstone of James Ferguson, his wife Mary Millar and their son James Ferguson
 
Fairfax Cemetery Located   
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Headstone of John Deuar and Christian Shaw and Family
Headstone of John Deuar and Christian Shaw and Family
Headstone in the church yard at Culross Abby, Culross, Perthshire, Scotland
Inscription says:

ERECTED
TO THE MEMORY OF
JOHN DEUAR CULROSS
WHO DIED 15TH MARCH 1803
AND
CHRISTIAN SHAW HIS WIFE
WHO DIED 15TH OCTOBER 1802

MARGARET DEUAR DIED
JUNE 1TH 1822

JAMES DEUAR DIED AT HIS
HOUSE CULROSS MARCH
27TH 1827

CATHERINE DEUAR DIED
JANUARY 24TH 1833
HELEN DEUAR DIED 26 DEC 1836
and
CHR?? DEUAR DIED _____ 1840

Headstone viewed and photographed by Roger Moffat 23 June 2000 
Culross Abbey Located   
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Headstone of John Finch, his wife Ellen/Helen and daughter Marion
Headstone of John Finch, his wife Ellen/Helen and daughter Marion
Remembrance
John Finch
1840 1921
also his wife
Helen
1848 1931
and their daughter
Marion 
Fairfax Cemetery Located   
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Headstone of Lynne William and her parents George and Ola Williams
Headstone of Lynne William and her parents George and Ola Williams
 
Waimairi Cemetery Located   
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Headstone of Peter Forsyth Blair
Headstone of Peter Forsyth Blair
Image supplied by Vicki from this web site http://members.ozemail.com.au/~rob8 
Bendemeer General Cemetery Located   
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Headstone of Robert Shiel and Margaret Phorson and Family
Headstone of Robert Shiel and Margaret Phorson and Family
Headstone in Ednam Kirk Yard. Viewed and photographed by Roger Moffat 21 June 2000.

Inscription in part says:
.
Robert Shiel ______ler in Ednam who died
18th Dec 1815 aged 73 years
and Marg Phorson
spouse who died
__ June 1816 aged 70
Also three of their children
who died in infancy
.....
....
their grandchild who died the _1th May 1806 aged 8 years

Erected by their son-in-law William Dodd 
Ednam Kirk Yard Cemetery Located   
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Headstone of the Johnston Family
Headstone of the Johnston Family
Headstone in the Toowong Cemetery with some of the Johnston family members listed on it. 
Toowong Cemetery Located   
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Headstone of William Dodds and Margaret Shiel
Headstone of William Dodds and Margaret Shiel
Headstone in Ednam Kirk Yard, Ednam, Roxburghshire, Scotland. Viewed and photographed (in extremely bright sun) by Roger Moffat 21 June 2000

Inscription says:

In
Memory of
William Dodds
sometime resident
in Ednam
whod died at Greenlaw Walls
on 10th April 1878 aged 85
Interred at Duddo
and of
Margaret Shiel his wife
who died at Eccles Newtown
on 5th April 1836 aged 48
Interred here
Blessed are the dead
who die in the Lord
erected by their son
James Dodds, Cairnmaount
and family
1878 
Ednam Kirk Yard Cemetery Located   
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Headstone of William Moffat and Catherine Young
Headstone of William Moffat and Catherine Young
Headstone in Swinton Church Yard, Berwickshire, Scotland.

Viewed and photographed by Roger Moffat 21 June 2000.

Inscription says:
Erected
by William Moffat
in memory of his wife
Catherine Young who died
6th April _____ aged __ years
also his daughter Catherine
who died 10 May 18__ aged 11 [or 14?] months
Also the above named William Moffat who
died April 2_ 1887 aged 82 years.
Also Isabella Smith his wife who
died October __ 1885 aged 77 years. 
Swinton Church Yard Located   
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Headstone of William Moffat and Margaret  Jaffery and Family
Headstone of William Moffat and Margaret Jaffery and Family

Inscription on stone says:
Erected by
WILLIAM MOFFAT
in memory of his wife
MARGARET JAFFERY
who died at Clifton Hill 17th Feb 1891
aged 64 years
Also the above
WILLIAM MOFFAT
who died at Wormerlaw 1st March 1896
aged 69 years
also their daughter
MARY
who died at Kelso 20th Jan 1920
aged 56 years
Also their eldest daughter
ISABELLA
who died at Kelso 11th Jan 1931
aged 78 years

Viewed and photographed by Roger Moffat 21 June 2000. 
Ednam Kirk Yard Cemetery Located   
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Inscription on headstone of Jame Fairbairn and Margaret Brydon
Inscription on headstone of Jame Fairbairn and Margaret Brydon
Closer view of the inscription on the headstone
James Fairbairn
died at Taieri Beach
23 September 1887
aged 50 years
Also his wife
Margaret Fairbairn
died 20 June 1914
aged 80 years
At Rest 
Taieri Beach Cemetery Located   
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Inscription on headstone of John Finch, his wife and daughter
Inscription on headstone of John Finch, his wife and daughter
Remembrance
John Finch
1840 1921
also his wife
Helen
1848 1931
and their daughter
Marion 
Fairfax Cemetery Located   
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Reverse side of headstone in Swinton Churchyard, Swinton, Berwickshire, Scotland
Reverse side of headstone in Swinton Churchyard, Swinton, Berwickshire, Scotland
Headstone in the church yard of the Swinton Church, Swinton, Berwickshire, Scotland. Viewed and photographed on 21 June 2000 by Roger Moffat.

This is the reverse side of the headstone.

Rear Inscription
Here lies the body of BETTY
MOFFAT. who died 14
Sep 1779. age 16 years.

Also 2 sons of JOHN
MOFFAT junior in Swin
ton. William age 5 months
JOHN age 8 years. 
Swinton Church Yard Located   

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