Cemetery Memorial OLD-04-W
WE SHALL MEET BY AND BY
In Loving Memory
WHO DIED OCTOBER 30th 1895
IN HIS 73rd YEAR.
Also of BETTY HIS WIFE
WHO DIED APRIL 9th 1915
AGED 84 YEARS
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People commemorated on this memorial
|Ref. No.||Name||Year died||Age||Dates||Notes|
|OLD-04-W (1)||Wiggan, John||1895||72||d. 30/10/1895||Spouse of Betty Wiggan|
|OLD-04-W (2)||Wiggan, Betty||1915||84||d. 9/04/1915||Spouse of John Wiggan; née Whitaker|
"We shall meet by and bye" is probably a reference to the Methodist hymn "We shall meet beyond the river, Bye and bye", written by John Atkinson in 1867.
The interleaved 'IHS' stands for 'Jesus', being the first three letters of the Greek name 'ΙΗΣΟΥΣ' with the SIGMA being latinised as an 'S'.