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The Funeral of Elizabeth Barrington Greer.


It is with feelings of sincere regret we record the demise of this much esteemed and highly respected lady which took place at her residence on Tuesday morning. Her remains were removed on Thursday morning, at eight o’clock, for interment in the burying-ground at Lisnadill Church. The funeral was private, attended by relatives and kind friends who wished to pay the last tribute of respect to one who in life was so much beloved. The chief mourners were—Henry F. Greer, Esq., husband; George Greer, Esq., and Francis H. Greer, Esq., brothers; Francis Greer, Esq, uncle; John Barcroft, Esq., J.P.; Jonathan Barcroft Esq.; Robert W. Scott, Esq.; Robt. Daniel. Esq., and T. W. Pim, Esq., brothers-in-law. The following gentleman were present—Rev. Mr. Radcliffe, Rev. James Jones, A. Daniels, Esq.; Captain Coote, Captain Bailey, Lieutenant Fitzgerald (Royal Irish Fusiliers); Henry Fraser, Esq., M.D.; George Bowes, Esq.; F. L. Martin, Esq.; W. F. Cardwell, Esq.; ____ Daniels, Esq.; Thomas Wynne, Esq.; Master Cardwell, Edward Taylor, Esq., Etc. On arriving at Lisnadill Church, the service was most impressively conducted the Rev. Mr. Radcliffe, and the remains were then laid in their last resting place. The coffin was of polished oak, richly mounted, and breast-plate had inscription:-

Elizabeth B. Greer,
Died 21st June

Pretty wreaths of immortelles were placed on lid of coffin, from Henry F. Greer, Esq. Mrs. F. H. Greer. Mrs. Greer, Bernagh; Mrs. Pim, Belfast; Mrs. Scott, Beechgrove; Miss Edith Greer. Beechgrove; Miss P. Greer, Beechgrove; Miss Daniel, Derryhale; Master Frank and Miss Norah Greer, Bernagh; Mrs. Jonathan Barcroft, Grange Lodge; the Misses Norah and Ethel Daniel, Derryhale; Masters Cecil and Malcom Barcroft, Grange Lodge; Miss Lucy Greer, Rhone Hill; Mrs. Albert Coote, Bow House; Mrs. Radcliffe. Lisnadill; Mrs. Bowen, the Mall: Mrs. Johnston, the Mall; Mrs. Griffiths. Killynure; Miss Johnson, the Mall Alfred Daniel, Esq.; Major Pakenham, Dr. and Miss Fraser, Seven Houser, . Herr Fischef, Callan Lodge; Mrs. Jones, Tulllyniskin Glebe; Miss Jones, do.; Mrs. McWilliams.

The funeral arrangements were carried out the Messrs. Frizell.

Ulster Gazette, 25th June 1887, p2, c8.

See also: The Family of Henry Francis Greer and Elizabeth Barrington Pike

Death Notice for Annie Elizabeth Stanley

Miss Annie Elizabeth Stanley, eldest daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Stanley, died Friday at the home of her brother, Mr. Wilson Stanley, Mulladry House, Portadown. She was 80. Another brother, Mr. Harry Stanley, lives in Belfast, and sisters are Mrs. Alexander, Derryhale, and Miss Stanley, Dobbin. The funeral services in the home, church and graveside on Monday, were conducted by the Rev. J- A. Ford, M.A., rector of St. Saviour’s. Interment took place in the family burying-ground adjoining.

Portadown Times, 10th June 1955, p5, c3.

Greer Index

Bessie Ella Greer (1879-19??)
Donald Allister Greer (1894-1916)
Elizabeth Wiles Greer (1878-1906)
Ethel Nora Greer (1886?-19??)
Flora Caroline Elizabeth Greer (1890-19??)
Francis Ethelbert Greer (1883-1935)
Francis Henry Greer (1859-1892)
George Greer (1854-1937)
Henry Greer (1818-1859)
Henry Francis Greer (1858-1909)
Henry Francis Villiers Greer (1880-19??)
Henry George Wynne Greer (1881-19??)
Horace Villiers Stamer Greer (1905-19??)
Leila Irene Anna Caroline Greer (1893-19??)
Margaret Greer (1895-19??)
Martha Ann Greer (1888-19??)
Mary Jane Greer (1892-19??)
Robert Greer (1806-1878)
Robert Greer (1881-19??)
Seymour Lyulph Wynne Greer (1911-19??)
William Greer (184?-19??)
William Greer (1885-19??)

The Family of Olive Janet Stanley Kidd and Henry George Wynne Greer

Olive Janet Stanley Kidd (1876-1932)
Henry George Wynne Greer (1881-19??)
Married: 9th December 1903
Seymour Lyulph Wynne Greer (1911-19??)
Horace Villiers Stamer Greer (1911-19??)

Olive and Henry were married on 9th December 1908 in St Peter’s Parish Church, Dublin by Benjamin Gibson. The witnesses were Olive’s sisters Beatrice and Florence. Olive’s address was given as 80 Palmerston Road and Henry’s as 11 Rathmines Road. Henry’s occupation is given as Gentleman.

Horace was born on 5th January 1905 at 37 Waterloo Place, Donnybrook, Dublin.

Seymour was born on 14th October 1911 at ‘Lammermoor’, Sandymount Avenue, Dublin.

The Family of Maria Stamer Stanley and John Kidd

Maria Stamer Stanley (1846-1938)
John Kidd (1845-1918)
Married: 23rd April 1875
Olive Janet Stanley Kidd (1876-1932)
Florence Mabel Kidd (1877-19??)
Beatrice Stamer Kidd (1879-19??)
John Frederick Kidd (1881-1882)
Kathleen Mabel Kidd (1883-19??)
Arthur Stanley Kidd (1885-19??)

Alexander Index

Emma Jane Alexander (1879-19??)
Frances Alexander (1884-19??)
Henrietta Alexander (1886-1899)
Lydia Alexander (1882-19??)
Marion Elizabeth Alexander (1871-19??)
Mary Ann Alexander (1874-19??)
Robert Alexander (1884-19??)
Thomas Alexander (1842-19??)
William Alexander (1877-19??)