Malcolm Bull's Calderdale Companion : Photograph

Memorial to John Waterhouse & Family

Halifax Parish Church



Memorial to John Waterhouse and family in Halifax Parish Church

The Epitaph on a marble monument in the Rokeby Chapel


TO THE MEMORY OF
JOHN WATERHOUSE
OF WELLHEAD, ESQRE
AND
GRACE ELIZABETH WATERHOUSE
GATHERED TO THEIR REST
IN SURE AND CERTAIN HOPE OF
THE RESURRECTION TO ETERNAL LIFE,
THE FORMER, JANUARY 21, 1847,
AGED 73;
THE LATTER, FEBRUARY 19, 1849
AGED 69.
   
THIS TABLET IS ERECTED
IN DUTIFUL AND AFFECTIONATE REMEMBRANCE
OF PARENTAL WORTH
BY THEIR SURVIVING CHILDREN
   
"THIS CORRUPTIBLE MUST PUT ON INCORRUPTION,
AND THIS MORTAL MUST PUT ON IMMORTALITY"

This image is taken from The Monumental & Other Inscriptions in Halifax Parish Church,



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