Peter's Church Templeport / Blachford Memorial detail.
This Monument was Erected
by Majr. William
Blashford of Lisnover in 1721 to the Memory of
his Father John Blashford Late of the same Esqr. but
from Dorchester in Dorsetshire the place of his
nativity, who in his life time chose this for a Buriing
place, for him selfe and famely, but dyed in Dublin
was Buried in St. Orvlns Church but his wife Mary
Renald of a Devonsheire famely lies Buried here
As also three sons. and two daughters. viz John
Ambrose. and Thomas. Mary. and Frances.
Here likewise lies Buried two wifes of Majr. William
Blashford, Son to the said John Blashford. viz
Mary Maghee. of an ancient Famely in Scotland.
and Ann Nethercots, of an ancient famely in Lincolnsheire
Cornet Chidley Blachford Son to Majr. Wm.
Blachford Leys buried here who dyed
August Ye. 29. 1722
This aBoue Major William Blachfrd.
That erected This Monument died the
28th of March 1727 Aged 69 years.
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