Memorial to John Batley

Halifax Parish Church

Memorial to John Batley in Halifax Parish Church


Near this place 
is Interred the Body of John Batley,
late of this Town, Salter:
A Man
Just in his Dealings,
Exemplary in his Life and Conversation,
A Kind and Affectionate Husband,
A Tender and Indulgent Parent,
A Pious and Sincere Christian,
He finish his Life, Hoping for
A happy Immortality.
To his Memory,
SUSANNAH, his Widow, caused this
Monument to be Erected.
He departed ye 28th day of July, 1717,
Aged 66 Years and one day
In the same Place
Lieth the body of THOMAS, eldest son
of ye said JOHN BATLEY, who departed
this Life the 28th day of March 1702,
aged 19 Years, 7 weeks and
two days

© Malcolm Bull 2018
Revised 18:51 /15th September 2018 / ph2806 / 4092

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