They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old:
Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.
At the going down of the sun and in the morning,
We will remember them.


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Details for George Rice

Warrant Number:1941
Gender: Male
Age Group:Adult
Denomination:Roman Catholic Church
Date of Birth: Unknown
Date of Death: Unknown
Date of Burial:23 April 1907 (Tuesday)
Cemetery: Makaraka
Block: MKF
Plot #: 1008
Map Location:View on Map
Inscription:In loving memory of GEORGE RICE, died 22 April 1807 aged 72 years; also JOHANNA RICE, died 9 January 1931. At rest.
RICE - In memory of JOHANNA, 1847 - 1931, arrived Gisborne 1874 Hydaspes, GEORGE, 1835 - 1907, arrived Gisborne 1877 Oxford; MICHAEL (son), 1864 - 1914, arrived Gisborne 1877 Oxford; MARY (Mrs Roddick) daughter, 1870 - 1959, arrived Gisborne 1877 Oxford from Tralee, Ireland.

Picture of Makaraka cemetery, block MKF, plot 1008. Picture of Makaraka cemetery, block MKF, plot 1008. Picture of Makaraka cemetery, block MKF, plot 1008.

Historic picture of Makaraka cemetery, block MKF, plot 1008.

The following interments are also in this plot

SurnameForenamesTypeAge GroupAgeDate of DeathDate of Burial