Saintfield Church of Ireland Cemetery
Headstone Description: Raised horizontal stone, which has been re-cut With arms at end Of supporting Pillar:-a dog rarnpant Crest:-a hand holding aloft a cross [The word druggist, was removed in modern times]
Here lyeth ye body of Alexander Barnet, mercht of Ballhyagherty who departed this life June 21 1757 aged 75 years Also his wife Lydea Barnet alias PHILLIPS who departed this life June ye 29th 1750 aged 61 years, with 6 of their children viz Andrew, Lydea, John, Mary, Alex & Margaret And also the body of his son Richd Barnet who departed this life at Belfast June 21th 1773 aged 42 years As also the bodies of 9 of his children Also his wife Margaret Barnett alias ORR who departed this life the 30th January 1793 aged 59 years Here also rests the mortal part of Mary Barnett wife to Wrn, ANDERSON, [druggist] Belfast, who died 23rd Novr 1800 aged 38 years And also that of 4 of their children viz Mt A WBA LA & Mr A. Jane wife of Charles Barnett Of Ballyagherty daughter of James WALLACE of Downpatrick, born 17th January 1798 died 14th January 1875.
|Date of Birth||1682 (circa)|
|Date of Death||1st Jun 1757|
|Father (First Name/s and Surname)||Andrew Barnett born Warwickshire, England|
|Mother (First Name/s and Maiden)||Lydia Phillips|