North of the Sands

Westmorland Church Notes - Robertson

 

Robertson Appleby St Lawrence

(In. W). Sacred memory of Robert Robertson late of this place, solicitor. He died February 23d 1813 aged 68 years. also of Mary his wife who died Augst 31st 1821 aged 70 years. & of their nephew Thomas Briggs Esqr the deputy sheriff of the county for 8 years. . he died 29th September 1833 in the 54th years. of his age.

Robertson Brougham

(In. chancel N .). To Memory of Mary Brydone daughter of William Robertson died D. Principal of the University of Edinburgh, Relict of Patrick Brydone Esqr. died August 15, 1837 Aged 85. This Tablet is (was) erected by her daurs. Mary, Countess of Minto, Elizabeth, Lady Adam, and William(ina) Elliot. Her Remains are deposited in a vault Beneath this chancel. (per the Rector).

Robertson Brougham

(In. ch. N). In loving memory Eleanora Brougham only child of the Reverend . James Syme. and of Mary the Sister of the Historian Robertson, Widow of Henry Brougham of Brougham Hall in this Parish, and Mother of Henry 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux, Lord High Chancellor of England, the able Mother of an abler Son B. 1750, died 31 December 1839 Aged 89 years. This Brass was placed by her Grand-son Henry Lord Brougham & Vaux.

Robertson Brougham

(In. floor, slab within altar rails with brasses, cross, 2 shields of arms and 4 scrolls. Hill MSS. v.)

Robertson Orton

(N). In memory of John Robertson who died 15th Apri11839 aged 64 and Elizabeth his wife who died 22nd February 1839 aged 64. (Other side). In memory of Eleanor Robertson wife of Thomas Robertson died March 20th 1855 aged 41 years. And of the above-named Thomas Robertson of Orton, mason, who died February 19th 1877 aged 74 years.

Robertson Orton

(N). In affectionate remembrance of the daus. of John and Margaret Robertson of Orton. Agnes who died August 12th 1852 aged 3 m. also Elizabeth who died Oct. 4th 1869 aged 18 years.

Robertson Orton

(N). I.H.S. In loving memory Robert Robertson of Orton who died 12th May 1879 aged 53 years. " Thy will be done."