North of the Sands

Westmorland Church Notes - Syme

 

Syme 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.