North of the Sands

Westmorland Church Notes - Collinson


Collinson Musgrave

(In N). Near to this place are deposited the bodies of Joseph Collinson and Agnes his wife late of Longrigg in this Parish. He died the 6th of August 1772 Aged 74 years. She died the 15th of January 1793 Aged 93 years. In grateful commemoration of their parental affection and care, and in testimony of the respect due to integrity, industry. and piety in humble life; this Monument was erected by the youngest of their seven Sons, Provost of Queen's College in Oxford.

Collinson Musgrave

(S). Cor. xv. 52. The trumpet shall sound and the dead shall be raised. Sacred memory of William Collinson who departed this life March 5th 1812 Aged 84 years. Also of Elizabeth Collinson his wife who departed this life Januuary 26th 1818 Aged 73 years.

Collinson Warcop

(S). In memory of Mary the beloved wife of John Gregson of Warcop who died April 23, 1863 aged 71 years. Also of the abovenamed John Gregson who died January 23rd 1874 aged 86 years. , and of John their Son who died March 12th 1873 aged 57 years. Also of Alice the beloved wife of William Collinson and daughter to the above who died September 20th 1880 aged 49 years.