This Monument was Erected by Majr. William
Blachford of Lisnover in 1721 to the Memory of
his Father John Blachford Late of the same Esqr. but
from Dorchester in Dorsetshire the place of his
nativity, who in his life time chose this for a Buriing
place, for him selfe and famely, but dyed in Dublin
was Buried in St. Orvlns Church but his wife Mary
Renald of a Devonsheire famely lies Buried here
As also three sons. and two daughters. viz John
Ambrose. and Thomas. Mary. and Frances.
Here likewise lies Buried two wifes of Majr. William
Blachford, Son to the said John Blashford. viz
Mary Maghee. of an ancient Famely in Scotland.
and Ann Nethercots, of an ancient famely in Lincolnsheire
Cornet Chidley Blachford Son to Majr. Wm.
Blachford Leys buried here who dyed
August Ye. 29. 1722
This above Major William Blachford.
That erected This Monument died the
28th of March 1727 Aged 69 years.
The Blachford Font
This font was given by Major William Blachford of Lissnouer to
the Parish Church of Templeport, in the Year of Our Lord 1721 ...I
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William Blachford was born Abt. 1638 the son of John Blachford.
He died on 28 Mar 1727.