Inscriptions for Tarves Cemetery Kirkyard, Aberdeenshir
108. In memory of
James Duncan Craigdam d.18 July aged 61; Isabella Allan his wife d. Mar.
1886 aged 62.
144 Erected by
George Duncan in memory of his father John Duncan d.1 Feb 1879 aged 75; his
mother Janet Tough d 2 Dec. 1868 aged 60, both of home d. at East Torryleath.
Udney. Also his brother Alexander d.31 July 1848 aged 3.
148. In loving
memory of Peter Duncan Bedehouse d.29 Jan. 1919 aged 93. His wife Jane
Glennie d.6th June 1919 aged 91. Their daus. Jane d.21 June 1947
aged 94. Helen d 21 Jan 1861 aged 95. John Main husband of their dau. Helen
d.18 Sept. 1916 aged 40.
166. Erected in
loving memory of George Argo M.A, farmer Braeside of Toloquhon d.9 Nov. 1905
aged 74; his son George d.5 June 1879 aged 10 mths. His wife Joanna
Elizabeth Duncan d.26 Feb 1919 aged 74.
189. In loving
memory of mother Susan Duncan d.5 May 1869 aged 51 & my sister Catherine
d.2May 1866 aged 19. W.D.
190. (flat Stone)
In memory of George Duncan late in Stripeside of Tarves d. 13 March 1835
aged 59; his spouse Agnes Chalmers d.14 Dec 1870 aged 91. Their daus.
Barbara d.23 June 1835 aged 23, Catherine d.14 Oct 1904 aged 81.
196. In loving
memory of Robert Duncan d. Hill of Braiklay 14 Apr 1899 aged 85, his wife
Jane Scrogie d.28 Apr. 1906 aged 85. Their Son Robert d.24 June 1907 aged
64. Their dau. Agnes d.14 Apr 1915 aged 64.
Milne d. Wedderlairs, Tarves 1806- d. Thomroan, Tarves, 10 Aug. 1905 – for
many years the faithful & respected housekeeper of the late John Duncan
Newseat of Tolquhon. 2 lines verse.
230. (Flat Stone)
In memory of Isabel Annand spouse to Alexander Duncan in Readmoss of Fochel
d.20 Mar 1825 aged 94. Also the afore Alexander Duncan b.4 May 1830 aged
247. In loving
memory of Mary Duncan wife of Alexander Watson d. Millbank Tarves 16 June
1928 aged 72. Their dau. Mary d. Uppermill 24 Sept. 1890 aged 3. Above
Alexander Watson d.14 Oct. 1930 aged 81. Their son James d.5 Apr. 1974 aged
87 their dau. Dora d.16 May 1981 aged 87.
253 Erected by
George Duncan sometime crofter at North Ysie in memory of his spouse Jean
Skene d.4 Dec 1838 aged 62. Above George Duncan d.25 June 1844 aged 73.
James Duncan d. The Dullies of Cairnbroggie 26 Jan. 1879 aged 65.
254. Erected by
Andrew Duncan Ardo, Methlic in memory of his wife Isabel Skene d.28 Nov.
1857 aged 72. Elizabeth Duncan their dau. & spouse of Lachlan Fraser d.12
Apr. 1859. Ann d. in infancy. Isobela d.25 Apr. 1860 aged 5, children of
John Duncan Ardo, Methlic. Ann Forbes wife of John Duncan d. Ardo, Methlic 1
Apr 1887 aged 58; above John Duncan farmer at Ardo, Methlic d. Logie Durno,
Chapel (sic) of Garioch 1 June 1888 aged 63. (back) in memory of Andrew
Duncan late of Aslied (sic) d.27 Mar. 1872 aged 87.
256. Sacred to the
memory of William Duncan late mason in Thornron (sic) d.26 Aug. 1848 aged,
Catherine Logie his spouse d.1 Feb 1880 aged 83. Of their family who d.
Alexander in infncy, Christian 28 Oct. 1849 aged 22 Catherine 28 Nov. 1849
aged 20, William 18 May 1850 aged 25, James 27 May 1850 aged 12, Margaret d.
Raxton 30 Dec. 1907 aged 78.
284. Erected by
John Duncan mason in
Aberdeen in memory of
Mary Rae his spouse d.27 June 1814 aged 30.
285. In loving
memory of William Duncan late farner Village, Tarves d. Boghouse 16 July
1907 aged 94. His wife Sarah Duncan d.14 Nov. 1873 aged 54. Their dau. Helen
wife of George Rennie farmer Boghouse d.14 Jan 1932 aged 83. Above George
Rennie d.30 Apr. 1932 aged 82. Helen Duncan Rennie dau. of above d.28 Nov
1958 aged 80.
286. Erected by
George Duncan, Colp in Memory of his son Francis Alexander d.16 Feb aged 18
mths. His father Francis Duncan d.6 May 1856 aged 81, his mother Susan
Brichen d.17 Sept. 1857 aged 82.
287. Erected by
Jean Couper in memory of her husband James Duncan shoemaker Raxtond.5 Feb
1829 aged 34. Said Jane (sic) Couper d.26 Feb 1858 aged 67. William Duncan
d. Raxton 11 June 1898 aged 80. His brother James d.25 Mar. 1890 aged 69.
288. In Memory of
John Duncan, Tullloch and his wife Elspet Clark.
311. In Memory of
Esq. Lately in Newseat of Tulquhon (sic) d.4 Feb. 1842 aged 69. His son John
Duncan esq. of Asleed & farmer in Newseat of Tulquhon, Tarves d.20 Nov. 1871
aged 62. William Duncan son of the late John Duncan d. Newseat 17 Oct 1869
aged 54. Mary Hadden widow of above d.25 Sept. 1910 aged 75.
428. In loving
memory of our mother Agnes Bruce wife of John Duncan d. Hill of Braiklay 27
Nov. 1952 aged 56; above
John Duncan d.18 Sept. 1964 aged 60 (Square in front) In Loving memory
of our dear June d.7 Aug 1939 aged 6.
Duncan d. South Ythsie
28 Oct 1901.
478. In loving
memory of Robert Duncan late crofter Village of Tarves d. 1857 aged 71; his
wife Margaret McGregor d.1851 aged 63. Of their children Robert d.1812 aged
2; Lewis d.1817 in infancy; May d.1836 aged 15; Christina d.1836 aged 17.
500. (shield) In
Memory of William Duncan husband of Christina Cumming d.2 Nov. 1912 aged 31;
above Christina C. Cumming d.10 Apr. 1916 aged 35.