TASMANIA

There are some fascinating old cemeteries in Tasmania which deserve a look even if they may not have Irish related graves. One of these is OLD ROSS CEMETERY.


You can see a list of graves here


http://austcemindex.com/cemetery-inscriptions.php?id=806


 but these photos are also well worth sharing. 


By kind permission of Jeff O'Keefe... (c) 2012




             J D no date, a footstone with the Tree of Life





Barkwith Anthony

7 Oct 1850 - 22 Aug 1853
3y son of Anthony and Harriet (Hodges)




Blyth, William
8th Jan 1851  27 Jun 1851
5 months and 19 days
son of William and Agnes (MacDonald)


      







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COCKLE CREEK CEMETERY

via Cockle Creek Road, Recherche Bay
A convict cemetery.

(c)Marg Davies
DOHERTY, Thomas
Born c 1825 Tyrone, Northern Ireland
Died 17th March, 1882 at Southport
loving husband of Agnes Ann Braddy resting at Strahan
Father of William, Andrew, Alice & Thomas, Alfred, Agnes, Charles, Augustus, Elizabeth, Catherine, James & Henry

This plaque has been placed by his proud descendants.



(c)Marg Davies