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Major General George Jackson Carey (Hc21) 1822 - 1872

Mural Brass of George Jackson Carey.

IN LOVING MEMORY OF
MAJOR GENERAL
GEORGE JACKSON CAREY C.B.
Eldest son of
Thomas Carey
WHO DIED AT MANCHESTER
JUNE 12th 1872 AGED 49 YEARS
in command of the
Northern District of England.
THIS MEMORIAL BRASS AND THE
AJOINING WINDOW ARE ERECTED BY
HIS SORROWING WIDOW OLIVIA HESTER
AND YOUNGER BROTHERS. 

It is not exile, rest on high.
It is not sadness, break from strife.
To fall asleep is not to die-
To dwell with CHRIST is better life
.

Window in the Town Church dedicated to George Jackson Carey.

  

 

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