North of the Sands

Westmorland Church Notes - Vaux

 

Vaux Brougham

(In. floor slab. within altar rails, with brasses, 2 figures within circle 3 scrolls, and 6 shields of arms, I847 (1). Hic jacet Henricus Burgham qui obiit 20 die mens. September br. anno Dni. 1570, et in memoriam Catherine uxoris ejus, filie et heredjs Randulphi Nevill, militis et Catherine, Margarite et Elizabethe filiar. eor.* (2). Hic jacet Thomas fili. eorum qui obiit 7 die mensis J anuarii Ano Dm. 1607. (3). Et in memoriam Agnetis uxoris ejus. Arms: (dexter shields) 1st. 41y 1 & 4 Brougham, 2 & 3 Vaux ; 2nd. Brougham; 3rd. 41y 1 & 4 Brougham ; 2 & 3 Nevill. (Sinister shields) 1st. Vaux; 2nd. Nevill; 3rd. Brougham impaling barry ar: & gu. bend az. (Martindale).† (Hill MSS. v. 22).

Vaux Brougham

(In. ch. N). Coronet & Crest of Brougham. Sacred memory of William Baron Brougham and Vaux, B. 26 September 1795, died 3 January 1886. (Per the Rector).

Vaux Brougham

(E. of path). John White died September 24, 1864 aged 65. to record his faithful service for 48 years. this stone is placed by Henry, Lord Brougham & Vaux.

Vaux 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.

Vaux Brougham

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

Vaux Shap

In memory of William Hall of Rosegill in this parish, who died January 11th 1827 aged 73 years. , & of Agnes his wife who died August 28th 1833 aged 73 years. , also of the Reverend George Hall (eldest son of the above William . & Agnes Hall), Vicar of Tenbury, Worcestershire, & Rector of Rochford, Herefordshire & Chaplain to the Right Honourable Lord Brougham & Vaux, who died June 27th 1845 aged 62 years. , & of Eliza his wife who June 14th 1831 aged 60 years. , also of William Hall junr. who died November . 3rd 1813 aged 28 years. , & of Matthew Wilkinson son-in-law of the above William . & Agnes Hall who died October 15th 1844 aged 63 years. also of Margaret Wilkinson his wife who died March 1st 1853 aged 72 years. Also of William George Wilkinson who died April 19th 1832 aged 5 years.