Isle of Wight Monumental Inscriptions Record
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Surname:FOSTERAge:65 Years Date of Burial:30 Mar 1840
Forename(s):JohnDate of Death:26 Mar 1840
  Estimated Date of Birth:1774/1775
Description:
Address:Nettlestone
Church Register:St Helens : St Helen's Church
Register Entry:
Burial Location:Section CY Row 04 Grave N
Where available, burial plans may be found on the Monumental Inscription Index Coverage page
Monument Inscription:
Sacred
TO THE MEMORY OF
JOHN FOSTER
WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE
MARCH 26TH 1840
AGED 65 YEARS

AND WHILE I REST MY WEARY HEAD
FROM CARES AND BUSINESS FREE
TIS SWEET CONVERSING ON MY BED
WITH MY OWN HEART AND THEE.

A GIFT BY A FRIEND
Link to RO Burials Card record (requires password): RO Burials Card entry
Other Information:Transcription by Peter Attrill
Picture by Antony Barton
Grave Marker:
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