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 Alexander John Carson

Warrant Number:24035
Forenames:Alexander John
Gender: Male
Age Group:Adult
Date of Birth: Unknown
Date of Death: Unknown
Date of Burial:Unknown
Cemetery: Taruheru
Block: 8
Plot #: 100
Map Location:View on Map
Inscription:In loving memory of ALEXANDER, beloved husband of Mabel Alice CARSON, died 22 May 1939 aged 69 years; also his beloved wife, MABEL ALICE, died 9 December 1947 aged 66 years.

and their sons, ALEXANDER JOHN, 1907-1946; WILIAM NICOL, 1917-1944.

In loving memory of ALISON MABEL CARSON 20 Jan 2000 aged 82 years.

Picture of Taruheru cemetery, block 8, plot 100.

The following interments are also in this plot

SurnameForenamesTypeAge GroupAgeDate of DeathDate of Burial
CarsonWillian NicolBurialAdultUnknownUnknown
CarsonMabel AliceBurialAdult66Unknown10/12/1947
CarsonAlison MabelBurialAdult82Unknown13/12/2000