Monumental Inscription (Section C.)
(Stone in Half) Also their grandchild William son of Hugh McConachie who died 10th August 1846 aged 19 months. The above named Helen Sword died 4th May 1853 aged 68 years also their son Hugh who died 25th January 1859.
Reproduced from "Register of gravestone inscriptions in Constitution Road, compiled ca 1960." with kind permission of Dundee City Archives.
1851, Erected by Helen Sword in memory of her husband Hugh McConochie, plasterer, Dundee, died 7th May 1843, aged 76 years. Their grandchild William son of Hugh McConachie died 10th August 1846, aged 1 year and 7 months. The above Helen Sword died 4th May 1853, aged 68 years. Their son hugh died 26th January 1859, aged 44 years. John died 11th March 1863, aged 40 years. Their daughter Helen died at Letham 12th July 1898, aged 78 years. Isabell Morrison, wife of David McConnochie, died at Letham, 31st October 1894, aged 66 years.
Reproduced from a transcribed copy of Sidney Cramer's notebook, Old Bell Street, Dundee [TD73/8/1] with kind permission of the Scottish Genealogy Society, Edinburgh.
Register of Lairs 1848-1902
|Lair||Purchaser Of Lair Or Plot|
|1161||Helen Sword, Widow Of Hugh McConochie, Plaster, For Herself And His Children.|
Register 8 1864-1938
|Date Of Interment||Register Number||Name & Designation||Age||Residence & Misc||Plot No|
|05/11/1894||1||Isabella Morrison, Wife Of David McConochie, Letham||64 Years||Letham||1161 B|
|20/03/1877||9||Margaret Hood Or McConochie||59 Years||1161 C|
Register 8 1860-1864
|Date Of Interment||Register Number||Name||Age||Plot Number|
|17/03/1863||506||John McConochie||40 Years||1161 A|
Register 7 1855-1860
|Date of Interment||Register Number||Name||Age||Plot Number|
|29/01/1859||454||Hugh McConochie||43 Years||1161 A|
|13/01/1857||314||Alexander Sword||77 Years||1161 C|
Register 5 1847-1853
|Date Of Interment||Register Number||Name||Designation||Date Of Death||Age||Place Of Birth||Cause Of Death||Last Place Of Residence||Plot Number|
|09/05/1853||831||Helen Sword||Widow Of Hugh McConochie, Plasterer||04/05/1853||69 Years||Dundee||Dropsy||Barrack Street||1161 A|
|06/11/1848||2420||A Still Born Child||Daughter Of Hugh McConochie, Plasterer||Dundee||Unknown||Hilltown||1161 B|
Register 5 1843-1847
|Date of Interment||Register Number||Name||Designation||Date of Death||Age||Place of Birth||Cause of Death||Last Place of Residence||Plot Number|
|13/08/1846||1082||William McConochie||Son of Hugh McConochie, Plasterer||11/08/1846||19 Months||Dundee||Water in Head||Hilltown||1161 B|
Register 4 1836-1843
|Interment date||Register No||Name||Designation||Date of death||Age||Place of Birth||Cause of death||Plot No|
|10/04/1843||984||Hugh McConochie||Plasterer||07/05/1843||76 years||Unknown||Ossification of Heart||1161 B|