North of the Sands

Westmorland Church Notes - Shearman

 

Shearman Orton

(E). In memory of Robert Shearman of Orton formerly of Scoutgreen, Yeoman. who died Janry. 31st 1865 aged 76 years. and of Peggy his Wife who died August 17th 1849aged 54 years. also of Robert Shearman their only Son who died May 7th 1864 aged 43 years.

Shearman Orton

(E). In memory of William Shearman of Orton formerly of Scoutgreen, who died September 3rd 1852 aged 69 and of Elizabeth his wife who died June 25th 1863 aged 73.

Shearman Orton

(E). William (Shear)man of Rounthwaite died April . . . 1748 Aged 84. ("The registers have William Shearman of Carlingill, and Carlingill is not far from Rounthwaite." Mr. Holme).

Shearman Ravenstonedale

(On painted board in church). John Bousfield, Edward Beck, Joseph Hunter, John Shearman, Churchwardens. 1747.