Inscription taken from the headstone.
pray for the soul
the dearly loved husband of
Elizabeth Ann Shaw,
who departed this life
December 23rd 1900, aged 37 years.
died 11th June 1895, aged 3 years and 6 months.
died 30th April 1898, aged 1 month.
died 11th March 1901 aged 2 years.
The beloved children of the above
John and Elizabeth Ann Shaw.
(the below text is on a flat stone the size of a headstone directly under the main headstone)
Pray for the soul of
Margaret wife of James Shaw
who died 1st July 1853 aged
May she rest in peace
also for the soul of
who died July 1st 1868
aged 78 years
may he rest in peace
Robert the beloved child of
John and Elizabeth Ann Shaw who died June 11th 1895
aged 3 years and 6 months.
Also of Robert son of the above
who died 30th April 1898 aged 1 month