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Title: King's Printer, Rathfarnham Churchyard.
Authors: Fewer, Michael
Keywords: printer
King's printer
Issue Date: 9-Sep-2008
Description: Broken engraved headstone at Rathfarnham churchyard containing the inscription "Honour thy father and thy mother | Sacred | to the Memory of | George Grierson | of Rathfarnham House in this Parish | Kings Printer for Ireland| Only son of | Hugh Boulter Primrose Grierson | and Mary Wilkinson of Dublin | He was a man worthy to be had in remembrance | for service to his Country | in originating the |reformation of farming in Ireland | died 28 August 18[21] aged 58 | and of Charlotte his wife| only child of Thomas | eldest son of James Thornton | of Greenville, Co. Cavan | died 21st August 1812 aged 45 | also of their children | Constantia Letitia and | Charles Loftus Burch | who both died young | Maria Hester who died unmarried | 22nd July 1860 aged 64 | Constantia who died unmarried 10 August 1863 aged 6[]"
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