Gravestone at Kirk Braddan, Isle of Man commemorating Edward Creer d. 1838
Old Church, Kirk Braddan, Isle of Man
'Erected by his / widow / in memory of the later / Edward CREER master of / the smack Fame of Douglas / who was unfortunately / drowned by falling over / board on passage to Liverpool Sunday August 5th / 1838 in the 43rd year of / his age greatly respected / Here lie the remains of / Frances Rigley daughter / of Philip CAIN of Douglas / and Sarah his wife who / departed this life the / 14th Octr 1847 aged 1 year / and 4 months'
Date of Death: 5/8/1838
Cause of Death: Maritime accident
Rank / Occupation: Master