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Picture Number2875
Courtesy OfRoddie Macpherson
GraveyardKilmartin, Clachan
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Martins, Marishadder.

The tomb of/The Martins Marishadder.

This stone was erected by/Dr. McGregor of Duntulm, Australia/in affectionate remenbrance of his beloved mother/ABIGAIL McKENZIE MARTIN, wife of the late/JOHN McGREGOR surveyor, who died in 1839 aged 40.

"A good name is better than precious ointment and the/day of death than the day of one's birth." Eccles. 7C. 1V.

also of his much revered uncle MARTIN MARTIN late of/Duntulm and Tote who died 1874 aged 92 years.

"With long life will I satisfy him and show him my salvation ." Ps. 91C. 16V.

also of his much loved aunt ISABELLA wife of/MARTIN MARTIN, daughter of MARTIN MARTIN of Bealvach/and granddaughter of McLEOD of Raasay/who died in 1852 aged 72 years.

"For she has been a succourer of many such as myself also." Rom. 16C. 2V.

also of his dear godson ALEXANDER MARTIN/banker, Portree, who died in 1872 aged 29 years.

"When ye were yet without strength in due time/Christ died for the ungodly".  Rom. 15C. 6V.


Picture Added on 09 September 2014.


Added by Michael Martin on 12 February 2016.

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