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 John McBey

John McBey

Birth
Death 15 Mar 1848
Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Burial Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Memorial ID 138131430 · View Source
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Erected by the inhabitants of Huntly in memory of JOHN McBEY better known by the name of "Feel Jock" or the "Colonel" who died there the 15th March 1848 aged about 71 years. His remains rest here at his own express request near his especial favourite - the Bell of Ruthven or as he was want to call it "The WOW", the double peals of which he imagined to signify "Come hame! come hame!"
Requiescat in pace

Gravesite Details Set against the church bell tower

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: GariochGraver
  • Added: 1 Nov 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 138131430
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John McBey (unknown–15 Mar 1848), Find A Grave Memorial no. 138131430, citing Ruthven Churchyard, Aberdeenshire, Scotland ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .