Sentence Examples with the word Kirkyard

His grave in the old kirkyard is marked by a stone ornamented with rude carving, executed probably centuries before his time.

The old parish kirkyard was closed in 1856, but a fine cemetery was constructed in its place outside the town.

The old burying-ground was the kirkyard of the former parish church, the tower of which still exists, but a modern cemetery has been formed in Sunnyside.