Fawconer Memorial

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Fawconer Memorial photographed in St. James’ Church, Poole, September 2015

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This Monument
To The Memory of the Rev’d Samuel Fawconer M.A. Late Vicar of Osmington, and Twenty Years Minister of this Parish was erected August 27th1788 by Martha his surviving Widow.
He was a Man of Strong Genius sound Erudition and of just taste.
His determined perseverance in the Discharge of his parochial duties was such as commanded Respect.
He died January the 23rd 1788 in the 61st Year of his Age.
His remains and those of his first Wife Elizabeth Daughter of Sir Sebastian Swale Bar’t lie buried in the opposite aisle
Also of Martha Fawconer Widow of the above Samuel who died 24th March 1818

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