Asby

There are 67 records in Westmorland Church Notes.

Allan (E). Erected to the memory of Hannah Allan who died November . 30th, 1817, Aged 12 years.
Atkinson (Brass, W. wall). In memory of the Reverend Hugh Atkinson, Clerk, who for 46 years. was the Rector of this Parish. A truly pious and peaceable Pastor, he died I. the 29th day of March 1834, aged 81 years. The righteous hath hope in his death.
Beck (S). We live to die and die to live again. Sacred memory of John Faint of Water Houses, who died April 5th, 1809, Aged 59 years. Also of Mary his Daughter who died Aug. 2Sth, 1808, Aged 29 Yrs. This Stone is erected at the Request of his Daughter Agnes, Wife of John Beck who departed this life April 25th, 1816, Aged 30 years. What tho' in this Vale of tears Our sorrows may abound And for afflictions mortal stroke No cure can here be found. Our Life is hid with Christ in God, When Christ our Life appears His people he'll with glory crown And wipe away their tears. Also Isabella wife of John Faint, who died October 3, l836, aged 84 years.
Boak (S). Here lieth the Body of John Boak of Wolsingham, in the County of Durham, who departed this life December . ISt 1767, agd 75. (2 lines of verse mostly illegible).
Bowness (S. Aisle). In Memory of John Bowness whose life of great usefulness was finished by a death lingering but peaceful, on ye 8th November . 1763, in ye 73 Y. of his Age. And of Ann his Wife a Christian indeed who died 19th of May 1790, Aged 93. They were the indulgent parents of ten children, six 0 whom (viz :) Barbara and Ann, who lie buried in this Church-Yard, George, John and Robert, Merchants and Traders in Virginia, and Thomas, Vicar of Nafferton etc., † are already deceased. And the remaining four, Edward of Asby, William of Brentford Butts, Francis Rector of Gunton, etc., and Acting Magistrate for Suffolk, and Mary Robinson of Crossby Gart. (sic). cause this to be erected equally as a monument of their own filial gratitude and their Parents' Virtues.
Ellison (W). In a. R. Joseph Ellison of Great Asby, who died September 14th 1871, Aged 82 years. Also of Mary his wife who died December Sth, 1865, Aged 67 years. And Thomas their Son who died in America June 29th, 1871 Aged 46 years. Also Samuel their Son who died February 20th 1863, Aged 26 years. .
Ewin (W). S. in Memory of Joseph Fairer, Yeoman, who died July 18th, 1831, Aged 56 years. He was a truly honest upright man, and respected by all who knew him. Also of Agnes his wife who died April 28th, 1871, aged 87 years. Also of John son of the above who died April 7th, 1877, Aged 68 years. Also of Robert Fairer died 11th June, 1881, aged 67 years. Also Ann daughter of the above and wife of Isaac Ewin of Burrells, who died 10th January 1884, aged 76 years.
Faint (S). We live to die and die to live again. Sacred memory of John Faint of Water Houses, who died April 5th, 1809, Aged 59 years. Also of Mary his Daughter who died Aug. 2Sth, 1808, Aged 29 Yrs. This Stone is erected at the Request of his Daughter Agnes, Wife of John Beck who departed this life April 25th, 1816, Aged 30 years. What tho' in this Vale of tears Our sorrows may abound And for afflictions mortal stroke No cure can here be found. Our Life is hid with Christ in God, When Christ our Life appears His people he'll with glory crown And wipe away their tears. Also Isabella wife of John Faint, who died October 3, l836, aged 84 years.
Fairer (E). Erected in m. James Wright Fairer who died June 19th, l863, aged 36 years. Also Elizabeth his Widow who died June 29th, 1863, aged 29 years. (Other side). Erected in m. John Fairer (Townend) who died December 24,1856, aged 87 years. , and Jane his wife who died November 22, 1848, aged 68 years. Also Jane their daughter who died May 5th, 1818, aged 4 years. , Joseph Wright who died March 10th, l861, aged 79 years. , and Agnes his wife who died March 29th, 1860, aged 74 years.
Fairer (E). Erected in m. John Fairer of Well Green, Asby, who died May 23rd, 1862, Aged 77 years. And of Margaret his wife who died 1st September 1877, Aged 82 years. Also of their Daughters, Agnes who died 9th May, 1850, Aged 28 years. Margaret who died 29th September . 1855, Aged 28 years. Sophia who died 4th April, 1864, Aged 29 years. And of their Son Mark who died 19th October l877, Aged 58 years. (Other side). Erected in m. Thomas Fairer of Well Green, Asby, who died December 27th, 1816, Aged 48 years. And of Mary his Wife who died February 19th, 1799, Aged 33 years. Also of Mark Tuer who died February 19th, l839, Aged 86 years. And of Agnes his Wife who died February 25th. 1832, Aged 76 years.
Fairer (W). S. in Memory of Joseph Fairer, Yeoman, who died July 18th, 1831, Aged 56 years. He was a truly honest upright man, and respected by all who knew him. Also of Agnes his wife who died April 28th, 1871, aged 87 years. Also of John son of the above who died April 7th, 1877, Aged 68 years. Also of Robert Fairer died 11th June, 1881, aged 67 years. Also Ann daughter of the above and wife of Isaac Ewin of Burrells, who died 10th January 1884, aged 76 years.
Fairer (E). I. h. s. In affectionate remembrance of Joseph Fairer who died January 3rd, 1873, aged 84 years. , also of Mary his wife who died May 23rd, 1862, aged 75 years. , also of Ruth wife of Thomas their son who died April 9th, 1881, aged 52 years.
Fairer (.S Aisle, S). Sacred memory of William Fairer who died 4th May, 1811, Aged 79 years. Also Ann his Wife who died 14th November, 1811, aged 77 years. Also Joseph Fairer who died (at West Ham in Essex), 13 January, 1824, aged 90 years. The said William and Joseph Fairer were Natives of Asby, founded and endowed the Almshouse upon the Well Green, In the years. 1812.
Fenton (E). In Memory of Robert Fenton who died I. March 6th, 1872, aged 38 years. Also Nancy his daughter who died February 12th, 1866, aged 1 years. and 10 m. Lord what is life, 'tis like a flower That blossoms and is gone, We see it flourish for an hour With all its beauty on, But death comes like a wintry day And cuts the pretty flower away
Gowling (W). In Memory of Elizabeth Gowling born May 6th, 1815, died July 17th 1874.
Guy (E. 4 headstones and rail). |H.P.G.| |H. G.| |E.G.| |M.G.| (i.e., Guy).
Guy (In. N) . Sacred memory of the Reverend Henry Guy who for 42 years. was Rector of this Parish. He was born in Ravenstonedale August 30th, 1798, and died January 10th, 1875, aged 77 years. Also of Elizabeth his wife, daughter of the late James Park, of Asby Hall, and Lord of the Manor of Asby Coatsforth, she died March 15th, 1877, aged 82 years. Also of Margaret their daughter who died March 24th, 1877, aged 60 years. Also of Henry Park their son who died February 18th, 1884, aged 53 years. “My flesh shall rest in hope." PSALM 16-9.
Hacon (E). Sacred memory of James Hacon, Rector of this Parish who died I. July 18, 1886, aged 69.
Hall (E). Thy will be done. In A. R. Thomas Hall of Lordmire Asby, who died October 13th, 1882, aged 69 years. Also of Mary his wife who died May 17th, 1870, aged 57 years. Also of Sarah their daughter who died May 14th, 1870, aged 20 years. Also of Robert their son who died February 12th, 1876, aged 20 years.
Hill (In. S. W. behind reading desk, brass). This Church was rebuilt in the years. of our Lord 1866, by Ann Newell Hill, Patron of the living and Lady of the Manor.
Hill (W). Sacred memory of WilliamThwaites of Great Asby, Yeoman, for 47 years. the faithful Steward of John Hill, Esq., and Miss Ann Newell Hill of Castle Bank, Appleby, Who died 18th March 1885, Aged 87 years. Also of Richard Thwaites of Great Asby, Yeoman, for 57 years. in the same service with his brother William abovenamed, who died l6th April 1885, aged 73 years.
Hoggart (W). To Memory of George Hoggart of Gaythorne Hall, who died November 28th 1802, aged 85 years. Also Margaret his Wife died Augst. 21st , 1808, Aged 84 years. Also George Hoggart their Son died December . 3rd 1827, Aged 77 years. Also Agnes Metcalfe their Daughter who died December 20th, 1837, Aged 76 years. Also John Metcalfe her Husband who died December . 17th, 1839, Aged 72 years. (Other side). To Memory of John Son of George and Margaret Hoggart of Gaythorne Hall, who died May 30th, 1782, Aged 22. Also Edward their son died July 18th, 1784, Aged 20 years. Also Richard their Son died May 26th, 1811, Aged 52 years.
Holme (E. Cross). Thomas Redmayne Holme, Rector of this parish, died June 9th, 1877, aged 51. And of (sic) Mary his Wife born December 3rd, 1836, died January 12th, 1884.
Housefield (E). P. B. 1824. (i.e. Philip Bousfleld, buried 20 January , 1824).
Howard (In. brass under E. window). This window is the gift of the Honble Mary Howard of Levens, in the County of Westmorland.
Idle (N). "The maid is not dead but sleepeth." In memory of Tamar daughter of William and Hannah Idle of Asby Grange, who died June 4th, 1859, aged 22 years.
Ion (S.E). Sacred memory of John Ion of Gris-Burn, who died July 17….(? 89) Also Elizabeth his wife who departed this life June 10, 1790, aged 84. (much worn away).
Jackson (W). In Memory of George Jackson of Whygill Head, Yeoman, who died Oct. 26th, 1883, Aged 85 years.
Jackson (E). Erected to the memory of John Jackson of Little Asby, Yeoman, who died I. December . 7th, 1835, Aged 67. Also Isabella his Wife died March 1st, 1835, Aged 69. Mary their Daughter died Augst. 17th, 1817, Aged 20. Sarah their Daughter died Augt. 1st, 1818, Aged 21. Also Thomas their son died January 12th, 1842, Aged 39. They Rejoiced not in Iniquity But Rejoiced in the truth. Blessed are the pure in heart for they shall see God.
Jackson (E). Sacred memory of John Jackson Yeoman, of Little Asby, who died November . 2nd, 1884, aged 77 years.
Jackson (S). Sacred memory of Sarah Jackson wife of Thomas Jackson of Asby Little, who died Oct. 27th, 1794, aged 55 years. Also Thomas Jackson her Husband who died November 20th, 1831, Aged 84. (Other side). In Memory of Thomas Jackson of Asby Little, who died February 7, 1868, aged 89 years. And of Elizabeth his wife who died July 3, 1866, aged 82 years. Also of Sarah their daughter who died March 11, 1856, aged 37 years.
Jackson (S). To Memory of Jane the wife of John Teasdale of Slaley in the County of Northumberland, and daughter of the late Robert Jackson of Whygillhead, who d. October 7th, 1852, aged 42 years. Her end was peace.
Lamb (W). In Memory of Ann Lamb of Whitestones, Asby, who died July 21st, 1869, Aged 66 y. Also of John Lamb of Whitestones, Asby, (Husband of the above) who died 16th November . 1878, Aged 81 years.
Lamb (E). Erected in m. Jonathan Lamb who died at Appleby, April 16, 1865, aged 36 years. Also of Esther his beloved wife who died April, 4th 1878, aged 55 years. Also of James and Henry their sons who died in infancy. The sweet remembrance of the just Shall flourish when they sleep in dust. Also of Isabella their beloved daughter who died June 23rd, 1874, aged 20 years. In the midst of Life we are in Death. Also of Annie their daughter who died November 17th, 1879, aged 21 years.
Lawson (N). In memory of Benjamin Lawson of Asby, who died September . 24th, 1873, aged 85 years. Also William his son who died April 14th, 1873, aged 24 years.
Lewis (W). † In Memoriam Bithiah Adelaide Lewis, died February . 27, 1868, aged 33 years. Per terram ad cœlum.
Littlefair (W). In I. Memory of Fred ninth son of J. & E. Littlefair of Gaythorne Hall, born Oct. 5th, 1878, died Mar. 1st, 1879. " It is well with the child."
Marshall (S. Wall). Here lies the Body of Lancelot Marshall of Whygill-head, who d. L. December the 26th, 1772, aged 80. Also Margaret his Wife who died December the 19th, 1773, aged 83. Also Robert their son who died January the 4th, 1773, aged 53. When our short glass of life is run, Death's fatal dart no one can shun, Then let us all still watch and pray Least (sic) unprepared we're call'd away. Also Robert Son of the above Robert and Hannah Marshall who died I. the 24th dayof July 1775, aged 17.
Metcalfe (W). To Memory of George Hoggart of Gaythorne Hall, who died November 28th 1802, aged 85 years. Also Margaret his Wife died Augst. 21st , 1808, Aged 84 years. Also George Hoggart their Son died December . 3rd 1827, Aged 77 years. Also Agnes Metcalfe their Daughter who died December 20th, 1837, Aged 76 years. Also John Metcalfe her Husband who died December . 17th, 1839, Aged 72 years. (Other side). To Memory of John Son of George and Margaret Hoggart of Gaythorne Hall, who died May 30th, 1782, Aged 22. Also Edward their son died July 18th, 1784, Aged 20 years. Also Richard their Son died May 26th, 1811, Aged 52 years.
Park (In. N) . Sacred memory of the Reverend Henry Guy who for 42 years. was Rector of this Parish. He was born in Ravenstonedale August 30th, 1798, and died January 10th, 1875, aged 77 years. Also of Elizabeth his wife, daughter of the late James Park, of Asby Hall, and Lord of the Manor of Asby Coatsforth, she died March 15th, 1877, aged 82 years. Also of Margaret their daughter who died March 24th, 1877, aged 60 years. Also of Henry Park their son who died February 18th, 1884, aged 53 years. “My flesh shall rest in hope." PSALM 16-9.
Park (In. N). Sacred memory of James Park of Asby Low Grange, Lord of the Manor of Asby Coatsforth, and son of the late John Park of Warcop Tower, who died July 3lst, 1830, aged 68 years. Also Esther his widow who died December . 20th, 1847, aged 88 years. "Mark the perfect man and behold the upright, for the end of that man is peace." PSALM XXXVII., v. 37. His surviving widow caused this monument to be erected. "Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord."
Park (E). I. h. s. In affectionate remembrance of John Park who died December 11th, 1869, aged 71 years. Also of Ann his daughter who died July 28th, 1877, aged 29y.
Parker (S). Prepare to meet thy God. Sacred memory of Thomas Parker of Dufton who died April 21st, 1828, aged 43 years. Also John his Son an Infant died September . 12th, 1825. Also Ann widow of the above named Thomas Parker who died 16th January 1878, aged 88 years.
Penrith (E). To born m. John Penrith of Crosby Garrett, who died September 13th, i88l, Aged 70 years. Also of Mary his wife who died Oct. 24th, 1867, Aged 68 years. Also of Agnes their daughter who died December 19th, 1858, Aged 17 years. "Them also which sleep in Jesus will God bring with him."
Pindar (S. Aisle, S). Near to this Place lies the.Body of Roger Pindar, Esq., who departed this life August 28th, 1776, Aged 61 (or 62). We live to die, we die to live again That we hereafter may with Jesus reign.* *He rebuilt at his own expense the old church bridge. His uncle the Reverend Simon Pindar, Rector of Musgrave, gave £50 to Asby Parish, and died 12 November 1754, ret. 78. Both were natives of Asby Coatsforth. See Parish Register (From a note by Reverend C. B. Norcliffe.)
Powley (W. wall, brass). Near this place lies the body of William Powley who died Aug. 2nd, 1768, aged 86. Also Agnes his wife died November 3rd, 1741, aged 66. Go home all friends & leave us here For we must lie till Christ appear. When he returns we hope to have A joyful rising from the grave.
Robinson (S. Aisle). In Memory of John Bowness whose life of great usefulness was finished by a death lingering but peaceful, on ye 8th November . 1763, in ye 73 Y. of his Age. And of Ann his Wife a Christian indeed who died 19th of May 1790, Aged 93. They were the indulgent parents of ten children, six 0 whom (viz :) Barbara and Ann, who lie buried in this Church-Yard, George, John and Robert, Merchants and Traders in Virginia, and Thomas, Vicar of Nafferton etc., † are already deceased. And the remaining four, Edward of Asby, William of Brentford Butts, Francis Rector of Gunton, etc., and Acting Magistrate for Suffolk, and Mary Robinson of Crossby Gart. (sic). cause this to be erected equally as a monument of their own filial gratitude and their Parents' Virtues.
Shipley (E). Isabella Shipley died January Ist, 1848, Aged 34 years.
Slater (E). "Perfected through suffering" In memory of John Slater late of Hebden Bridge, who died at Breaks Hall, January 29th, 1873, aged 44y.
Stewardson (E. Wall). Sacred memory of James Stewardson of Asby Grange, who died December 2nd, 1782, Aged 51. Margaret his Wife died March Ist, 1824, Aged 79. Also Mary, Wife of Samuel Stewardson died January 28th, 1813, Aged 39 years. Samuel Stewardson of Asby Grange, who died March 17th, 1857, Aged 82. Also Annas second wife of the above Samuel Stewardson who died April 11th, 1873 aged, 89 years.
Stewardson {N). In I. Memory of James Stewardson who died at Asby Hall after several years. of patient suffering 1st July, 1880, aged 52 years.
Taylor (S). In Memory of Isabella wife of Jeremiah Taylor of Hillbeck Hall, near Brough, who died September 11, 1858, aged 54 years.
Taylor (S). In Memory of James Taylor of Burttree, Yeoman, who died May 8th, 1861, aged 81 years. Also Grace his wife who died May 28th, 1873, aged 93 years.
Taylor (W). In A. R. James Taylor of Bridge End, Asby, who died September 17th, 1884, aged 69 years.
Taylor (W). Sacred memory of William Taylor of .Asby, who died September 3rd, 1857, aged 66 y. Also of Margaret his widow who died September 30th, 1862, aged 77 years. And of Agnes their daughter who died August 26th, 1852, aged 26 y:
Teasdale (S). To Memory of Jane the wife of John Teasdale of Slaley in the County of Northumberland, and daughter of the late Robert Jackson of Whygillhead, who d. October 7th, 1852, aged 42 years. Her end was peace.
Thomas (W. Wall). Dinah Thomas, died December 3rd, 1836, aged 79.
Thwaites (W). To Memory of Nanny The Wife of John Thwaites who died September . 1st, 1821, Aged 52 years. Also the above John Thwaites who died July 1st, 1860, aged 89 years. Also Robert Thwaites their Son died March 24th, 1820, Aged 14 years. Also of Mary Thwaites of Asby, and daughter of the above who died 27th January 1875, aged 64 years.
Thwaites (W). Sacred memory of WilliamThwaites of Great Asby, Yeoman, for 47 years. the faithful Steward of John Hill, Esq., and Miss Ann Newell Hill of Castle Bank, Appleby, Who died 18th March 1885, Aged 87 years. Also of Richard Thwaites of Great Asby, Yeoman, for 57 years. in the same service with his brother William abovenamed, who died l6th April 1885, aged 73 years.
Tuer (E). Erected in m. John Fairer of Well Green, Asby, who died May 23rd, 1862, Aged 77 years. And of Margaret his wife who died 1st September 1877, Aged 82 years. Also of their Daughters, Agnes who died 9th May, 1850, Aged 28 years. Margaret who died 29th September . 1855, Aged 28 years. Sophia who died 4th April, 1864, Aged 29 years. And of their Son Mark who died 19th October l877, Aged 58 years. (Other side). Erected in m. Thomas Fairer of Well Green, Asby, who died December 27th, 1816, Aged 48 years. And of Mary his Wife who died February 19th, 1799, Aged 33 years. Also of Mark Tuer who died February 19th, l839, Aged 86 years. And of Agnes his Wife who died February 25th. 1832, Aged 76 years.
Wakefield This pulpit is the gift of William Henry Wakefield, Esq., of Kendal.
Walker (N). In I. Memory of Fred the.beloved son of Thomas and Emma Walker who died Oct. 21st, 1878, aged 3 m. Miriam their daughter who died December . 17th, 1879, aged 1 m. Harry Neale their Son who died December . 12th, 1881, aged 8 years. and 7 m. “Suffer the little ones to come unto me." Also George Walker their son died Feb. 16th, 1882, aged 5 m.
Waller (E). I. h. s. In Memory of John Waller of Hartley, Westmorland, Who died February 5th, 1863, aged 62 years. Also of Agnes his wife who died at Kirkby Stephen, February 2nd, 1881, aged 78 years. Also of Christopher Waller their son Who died Sept. 28th, 1845, aged 20 years. Also of Richard Franklin Waller their son who d. March 5th, 1846, aged 3 years.
Wilkinson (N). I. h. s. In memory of Joseph Wilkinson who died 21st, 1877, aged 79 years.
Wilson (S). In this grave lie the Bodies of Edward and Elizabeth Wilson Son and Daughter of Edward and Ann Wilson of Millrigg, who both departed this life November the 5th, 1782, Edward aged 9, Elizabeth 7.
Wilson (S. Wall). May silent dust dictate a happy crown. Sacred memory of William Wilson late of Mazan Wath, who died May 29th, 1801, aged 79 years. Also Mary his Wife who died April 26th, 1804, aged 67 years. Also John their Son who died December 15th, 1813, aged 37 years. Erected by their affectionate Daughter Elizabeth Wilson.
Wright (E). Erected in m. James Wright Fairer who died June 19th, l863, aged 36 years. Also Elizabeth his Widow who died June 29th, 1863, aged 29 years. (Other side). Erected in m. John Fairer (Townend) who died December 24,1856, aged 87 years. , and Jane his wife who died November 22, 1848, aged 68 years. Also Jane their daughter who died May 5th, 1818, aged 4 years. , Joseph Wright who died March 10th, l861, aged 79 years. , and Agnes his wife who died March 29th, 1860, aged 74 years.