John S. Marr

Nova Scotia, Canada
Death 11 Aug 1893 (aged 81–82)
Malahide, Elgin County, Ontario, Canada
Burial Dunboyne, Elgin County, Ontario, Canada
Memorial ID 184626331 · View Source
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Red granite peaked top obelisk, 8 ft. high; on granite and double concrete base.
(northwest) In Memory of/Mary Ann [SANDERS] /Wife of/John S. MARR/ Died May 12, 1892/Aged 73 yrs 4 ms/& 23 days/A precious one from us has go-/ne. A voice we loved is stilled/A place is vacant in our home/which never can be filled.

(south-west). In Memory of/Abner/Son of/John S. & Mary Ann/ MARR/Died Oct. 4, 1849/Aged 5 yrs/6 ms/& 7 days/Asleep in Jesus. Blessed sle-/ep. From which none ever wak-/es to weep. A calm and undis-/turbed repose. Unbroken by/the last of foes./MARR

(south-east) In Memory of/ Eliza/ Wife of/John S. MARR//Died July 2, 1839/Aged 21 yrs 6 m's. /Call not back the dear de-/parted. Anchored safe wh-/ere storms are o'er. On the/border land we left them/soon to meet and part no more.
[maiden name was Eliza PATTEN]

(north-east) In memory of/John S. MARR/Died Aug. 11, 1893/Aged 81 y'rs 10 m's/For mine eyes have seen/thy salvation. Luke 2; 30
[transcriber's note- John Sr., Catharine, Abigail, David, Eliza Patten, Abner, Peter E., William, first buried on farm, later moved to Dunboyne Cemetery. Eliza Patten & Abner replaced by new stone. Old ones left on farm along with one for Asa Marr, d. 10 July 1853, aged 24 y 10 m.]



  • Created by: Bruce Johnson
  • Added: 26 Oct 2017
  • Find a Grave Memorial 184626331
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for John S. Marr (1811–11 Aug 1893), Find a Grave Memorial no. 184626331, citing Dunboyne Cemetery, Dunboyne, Elgin County, Ontario, Canada ; Maintained by Bruce Johnson (contributor 47661260) .