Headstone Transcriptions


Information provided by Mario Jaspers.

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Mario came across these when researching old cemeteries in the Port Adelaide area of South Australia.
St Paul Anglican Cemetery, first burial: 1846. gazetted for closure: 1874. last burial in family plot: 1928.
It was developed into a park in 1994. There were 7 headstones still standing at the time of the cemetery closure which have been included in the redevelopment. There were approx 3000 burials there,

BLACKNEY, Emma Patience. Died 19 February 1878 aged 24 years. Wife of Samuel Blackney.

JAMIESON, Alexander. Capt. Died 2 August 1868 aged 80 years
JEAL, Sarah Jane. Died 29 September 1868 aged 24 years. Wife of Thomas N Jeal,
JEAL, Rowland T. Died 19 November 1868 aged 7 months. Son of Sarah & Thomas Jeal

LE MESSURIER, Betsy Pradon. Died 22 April 1871 aged 52 years. Wife of Peter Le Messurier
LE MESSURIER, Peter. d: 3 March 1876 aged 60 years. Husband of Betsy P. Le Messurier.

TAPLEY, Margaret. 5 December 1852 age 52 years. Wife of Richard Tapley J.P.
TAPLEY, Richard.J.P. 1 December 1874 age 73 years. Husband of Margaret Tapley.
TAPLEY, Richard Mordaum. Died 31 January 1865 aged 39 years. Son of Maragaret & Richard Tapley.
TAYLOR, William. Died 27 April 1884 aged 63 years. Husband of Margaret Taylor.
TAYLOR, Margaret. Died 18 April 1910 aged 89 years. Wife of William Taylor.

WILLS, Benjamin. Died 27 September 1876 aged 26 years.

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