Vol. 16: Barony of Ards: Ballycopeland, Copeland Islands, Millisle, and Donaghadee
Buried at Donaghadee Graveyard:
STRAIN: Erected by Margaret Strain of Ballyhay in loving memory of her husband Robert Strain who died 25th July 1878 aged 42 yrs.
And her son William Strain died 27th Aug. 1863 aged 2 yrs.
And her grandson Walter Strain died 22nd March 1911 aged 3 yrs and 6 mths.
Inscribed by Robert Strain in memory of his mother Margaret Strain who departed this life 7th Sept. 1935 aged 95 yrs.
Also the above Robert STRAIN died 13th Jan. 1963 aged 85 yrs.
STRAIN: Erected by Alexander Strain of Ballyhay in memory of his beloved wife Jane Strain who died 28th Sept. 1873 aged 52 yrs.
And his son Robert Strain died 28th June 1888 aged 12 yrs.
And his beloved wife Blagam Strain died 10th June 1890 aged 54 yrs.
And his daughter Agnes Strain beloved wife of David R. HOOD of Glasgow, died 16th July, 1900 aged 29 yrs.
Also his son Alexander Strain died 29th Sept. 1906 aged 34 yrs.
STRAIN: Erected by Joseph Strain of Herdstown in loving memory of his mother Nancy [Agnes] Strain who died 15th March, 1894 aged 87 yrs.
Also the above named Joseph Strain died 6th Oct. 1910 aged 68 yrs.
Inscribed by Robert Strain in loving memory of his mother Jemima Strain who died 5th Feb. 1924 aged 74 yrs.
Also William, beloved son of the above Joseph and Jemima Strain died 6th Feb. 1951 aged 60 yrs.
ROBSON/STRAIN: Erected in memory of David Robson who died 3rd Jan. 1898
also his son Simon Robson who died 20th Sept. 1892
Also his beloved wife Margaret Robson who died 28th May 1918
And his son David Robson died 23rd March 1922
Inscribed by Maggie STRAIN in memory of her beloved husband William STRAIN who died 11th Nov. 1928
Also the above Maggie STRAIN died 26th Dec. 1949 aged 94 yrs.
KENNEDY: Erected by Jane Kennedy of Donagahdee in memory of her daugher Tillie Kennedy who died 10th Aug. 1884 aged 23 yrs.
And her beloved husband Hamilton G. Kennedy late station officer in the coastguard, died 10th Oct. 1884 aged 64 yrs.
Also the above named Jane Kennedy died 5th Sept. 1902 aged 85 yrs.
Dora Dale Kennedy, daughter-in-law of the above Hamilton and Jane Kennedy died 24th Feb. 1932.
Also Isabella, daughter of Hamilton and Jane Kennedy died 17th Feb. 1935 aged 90 yrs.
Hope this assists in your research,