North of the Sands

Westmorland Church Notes - Grindred


Grindred Brough

(S). Sacred memory of John Porter of the Swan Inn, Brough, who departed this life May 17th 1803 aged 45 years. leaving a Widow, the Mother of Nine Children. Jane daughter of the above died l0th of April 1795 aged 13 days. Elizabeth died 11th of June 1822 aged 24. Henry died the 2nd of May 1825 aged 31, and is interred in the Parish Church of St. Andrew's, NewcastJe-on-Tyne. Isabella, widow of the said John Porter was married to Christopher Grindred on the 21st of January 1809. Christopher Grindred died on the 14th of Oct. 1827 Aged 45, Isabella his widow died on the 16th of June 1834 Aged 69 years.