Memorial at Athlone Abbey, Athlone, Westmeath, County Westmeath, Republic of Ireland commemorating Captain John Larkan, RN, d. 1830
Athlone Abbey, Athlone, Westmeath, County Westmeath, Republic of Ireland
'Beneath this Tomb are Interred the Remains of Mrs. / Elizabeth Larkan alias Knott, late wife to Captain / John Larkan, of his Majesty's Royal Navy, she died on / the 20th May, 1815, aged 52 years. / Abigail Fleming otherwise Larkan, died 29th March, / 1825, aged 38 years. John Larkan, Captain in the / Royal Navy, died 1st November, 1830, aged 83 years.'
Vessel: Cumberland, Defence, Pandora
Battle of the Glorious First
Date of Death: 1/11/1830
Cause of Death: Unknown
Rank / Occupation: Captain RN
Organisation: Royal Navy
Bibliography: 'Journal of the Association for the Preservation of the Memorials of the Dead in Ireland', Vol. 2, p. 561.