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Anders Olaf Hanson : 24-December-2010
Anders Olaf Hanson : 24-December-2010
Photographs supplied by Kent Watson

A marble tablet commemorates the first Sexton of St Lukes Anglican Church.

Location

Address:Dorcas Street, St Lukes Anglican Church, South Melbourne, 3205
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.832644
Long: 144.961055
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Plaque
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Religion

Dedication

Front Inscription

         IN
MEMORY OF
ANDERS OLAF HANSON.
First Sexton Of This Church,
Who Died October 9th 1863 Aged 36 Years.

He Was A Man
Of Sincere Piety,
Diligent Labours,
Unbounded Self Denial,
Fervent Charity,
A Consistent Churchman,
A Devout Communicant,
A Faithful Sunday School Teacher.

To His Worth This Witness Is Borne,
In The Church Which He Helped To Build,
By The Congregation Which He Served.

"I Had Rather Be A Door Keeper In The House Of
My God, Than To Dwell In The Tents Of Un-
Godliness."  Psalm LXXXIV, 10.

Blessed Are The Dead Which Die In The Lord,
From Henceforth. Yea, Saith The Spirit, For
They Rest From Their Labours, And Their Works
Do Follow Them" Rev. XIV 13

Source: MA
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