Admiral Sir Algernon Frederick Rous DeHORSEY

Forename(s): Algernon Frederick Rous

Surname: DeHORSEY

   Retired Admiral RN

Date of birth: 1827 (approx., calculated)

Date of death: 22 Oct 1922

Date of burial: 25 Oct 1922

Ceremony by:  Rev Miles C Berkeley

Age at death: 95 years

Address: Melcombe House, Queens Road, Cowes

Section: C - Cemetery map

Plot No: 203  Section map

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Burial Register entry: Carisbrooke   8428


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Also on this marker:

   Caroline Augusta DeHORSEY

Carisbrooke Cemetery

Algernon Frederick Rous DeHORSEY

Image by: Tony Barton



Inscription

TO
THE DEAR MEMORY
OF
ADMIRAL SIR ALGERNON DE HORSEY.
WHO DIED 22ND OCT. 1922, AGED 95 YEARS.
THEN ARE THEY GLAD, BECAUSE THEY ARE AT
REST, AND SO HE BRINGETH THEM UNTO THE
HAVEN WHERE THEY WOULD BE. PS.107.V.30

AND OF HIS WIFE
CAROLINE AUGUSTAR,
BORN 23RD MAY 1825. DIED 1ST MARCH 1929.
INTO THY HANDS I COMMEND MY SPIRIT, FOR THOU HAST
REDEEMED ME, O LORD, THOU GOD OF TRUTH. PS.31.V.6

Transcription by: Tony Barton