|Graveyard||Cromarty East Churchyard|
William & Marg't (Russell), Eliz'h (Grant) Forsyth
In memory of/WILLIAM FORSYTH/son of JAMES FORSYTH a native of/Morayshire, who settled in Cromarty/about 1700, and died there in 1739/He was born in 1722, died there in 1800/ His virtues are recorded in the memoirs/of his life by/HUGH MILLER./He was twice married first in 1752 to/MARGARET RUSSELL/who died in childbirth in 1753/and secondly in 1764 to/ELIZABETH GRANT/born 1742-died 1808/whose remains rest here with those/of her husband and their five children/whom they suvived.
This stone is erected in 1888/by his great grandson/WILLIAM MACANDREW/of Westwood House, Little Horkesley, essex/to perpetuate the memory of a good man.
Picture Added on 21 April 2011.