Friday, 9 August 2013

Holiday Apartment Perth Ancestry, Masons Stone

Holiday Apartment Perth Ancestry, Masons Stone






Located in Greyfriars burial ground Perth, David Scott mason raised this headstone in 1759 to his wife Isabal Laing and 3 of their children. On the mason shield appear 3 castles divided by a set of square and compasses. Above the set square is the lamb and flag of John the Baptist, patron saint of Perth.
On top of the helm is a forth castle. The back of the stone has the exact date, a feature of the Perth masons.Usually you have to work out the date of the stones from the dates of death. More Holiday Apartment Perth Ancestry photos