North of the Sands

Westmorland Church Notes - Breeks

 

Breeks Brough

(N). Sacred memory of John Rumney, Surgeon, of Brough, who died July 29th 1861 aged 64 years. Also of Mary Wife of John Rumney and daughter of Richard Breeks of Warcop died December . 1878 aged 75 years. Richard Third son of the above died at Oldham March 27th 1869 aged 36 years.

Breeks Musgrave

(S. altar tomb). To the memory of Robert Breeks of this Parish who died November . 1st 1756 Aged 51. Also of Ann Breeks his Wife who died July 24th 1787 Aged 74. This Stone was erected as a Token of Filial Affection and Gratitude by the Reverend Thomas Breeks.

Breeks Warcop

(In. N.) James Wilkinson Breeks, born at Warcop March 5, 1830 died at Ootocamund, India, June 6, 1872. "Thou hast been faithful over a few things, I will make thee ruler over many thigs," Matt: xxv, 21. In memory of an honoured public servant and of a loved and valued friend this monument has been erected by members of the Madras civil service.

Breeks Warcop

(In. brass under W. window). To the Glory of God & in loving memory Margaret Sarah, daughter of Richard Breeks of Warcop & the Beloved Wife of Capt: died Thompson, R.E., who died at Ha1ligauh, India, Sep: 3, 1864, aged 24. Erected by her husband.

Breeks Warcop

(E. altar tomb). In Memory of Richard Breeks of Warcop Obiit April 20th 1802 Æ: 81. Also Margaret his wife Obiit September . 15th 1790 Æ: 63. Their Sons and Daus., Thomas Obt. September . 24th 1752 Æ 6 m. Edward Obt. February 23rd 1760 Æ: 2 years. Eleanor Obt. April 28th 1766 Æ: 1 years. Also Richard Son of the above Richard and Margaret Dreeks Obiit December . 26th 1826 Æ: 77. Also Mary his wife Obiit March 30th 1830 Æ: 71. Richard Son of the above Richard and Mary Breeks died July 24th 1849 æ: 50. John Son of the said Richard Breeks died December . 5th 1838 æ: 4 years. (sic). Also Richard Breeks of the Madras Civil Service son of the above died at Trichinopoly East India February 19th 1852 aged 23 years. What is your life, it is even a vapour that appeareth for a little time and then vanisheth away. James 4 ch., 14 v. Also Elizabeth wife of the above Richard Breeks died May 28, 1879 aged 71 |y. In the Lord put I my trust. Arms, (above) az.3 garbs, on chief, dragon's head erased between 2 billets. Crest, dragon's head couped.

Breeks Warcop

(In. brass under W. window). † To the Glory of God & in 1. m. Richard Breeks of Warcop who died July 24th 1849, & of his children who died in India, Richard at Trichinopoly Feb: 19th 1852, aged 23, Margaret Sarah at Ha1ligauh Sep: 3, 1864 aged 24.

Breeks Warcop

(N.) Sacred memory of Joseph Brown who departed this life December 15th 1881 aged 85 years. For seventy years. a valued servant and friend in the family of Mrs. Breeks of Warcop.