Anne Elizabeth Waterhouse


The Latin epitaph for Anne Elizabeth Waterhouse in Halifax Parish Church


Sorori admodam dilectæ
Annæ  Elizabethæ
Quæ nupta primum johanni lees edwards
Morte suis non sibi immatura
breve post biennium prærepto
Anno Salutis MDCCCXXXV  Anno Ætatis XXXI
Nupta iterum Josepho I Hegan sui adhuc superstiti
summo cum suorum desiderio
animam ipsa "speratam beatitudinem expectans" efflavit
Anno Salutis MDCCCXLVIII Anno Ætatis XXXVIII
J. et S. Waterhouse
Anno Salutis MDCCCLX

To our dear sister
Anne  Elizabeth
whose first husband John Lea Edwards
had an untimely death
taken after two short years
Died 1835 Aged 31.
Married again Josepho I Hegan who still survives
with the greatest hope of
life itself waiting & anticipating happiness
breathed her last
Died 1848 Aged 38.
J. et S. Waterhouse

This image is taken from The Monumental Inscriptions in Halifax Parish Church

© Malcolm Bull 2022
Revised 18:26 / 19th December 2022 / 3794

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