Memorial to Captain John Fournis & Family

Halifax Parish Church

Memorial to Captain John Fournis & family in Halifax Parish Church

Inscription on the south wall of the Church

this Place is
Interr'd ye Body of Capn John Fournis,
who Died the 10th and was buried the 12th
of Novr 1717 aged 35 Years; and at a small
Distance are interr'd the Bodies of two of
his daughters, viz., Jane, who died the 25th &
was buried to 28 of July 1720 aged 5 Years
11 months; & Susannah, who died the 20th &
was buried to 22nd of July 1722 aged
5 Years & two months,
Also Frances wife to the abovesaid
Capn John Fournis, who Died the
19th of June & was buried
the 3 of July, 1770,
Aged 81 Years.

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

© Malcolm Bull 2022
Revised 18:26 / 19th December 2022 / 3261

Page Ref: PH2820

search tips advanced search
site search by freefind