Headstone at St Mary’s Church, Old Town, Isles of Scilly commemorating Captain Thomas Jackson d. 1849
St Mary's Church, Old Town, St Mary's, Isles of Scilly, England
'THIS STONE IS ERECTED / BY A BEREAVED AND UNHAPPY MOTHER / TO THE MEMORY OF HER SON / CAPTAIN THOS. JACKSON / OF CLEY, NORFOLK / WHO DIED OF CHOLERA OFF THIS PORT / IN THE 32ND YEAR OF HIS AGE / BELOVED AND REPRECTED / BY ALL WHO KNEW HIM / I WILL GO DOWN INTO THE GRAVE UNTO MY SON / MOURNING. GEN 37: 35'
Date of Death: 15/7/1849
Cause of Death: Infectious disease
Rank / Occupation: Master
Organisation: Merchant service
Photographer: Professor Norman Hammond 2019