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Details for James Porteous Barr

Warrant Number:946
Forenames:James Porteous
Gender: Male
Age Group:Adult
Date of Birth: Unknown
Date of Death: 09 August 1894 (Thursday)
Date of Burial: 10 August 1894 (Friday)
Cemetery: Makaraka
Block: MKG
Plot #: 377
Map Location:View on Map
Inscription:In affectionate remembrance of JAMES PORTEOUS BARR The beloved husband of AGNES BARR Who Died at Kaiti, Gisborne, New Zealand on Thursday 9th August 1894. Aged 57 Years.
We miss thee from our home, dear father. We miss thee from thy place, A shadow o'er our life is cast, we miss the sunshine of thy face.
We miss thy kind and willing hand, thy fond and earnest care, our home is dark without thee, we miss thee everywhere.
Find A Grave:178866208 (External site not managed by us)
External Link:For Those Who Lie Beneath (Book)

Picture of Makaraka cemetery, block MKG, plot 377. Picture of Makaraka cemetery, block MKG, plot 377.

Historic picture of Makaraka cemetery, block MKG, plot 377.