North of the Sands

Westmorland Church Notes - Minikin


Minikin Beetham

(S). In memory of Ann Wife of William Minikin who died April 6th 1846 Aged 78 years. beloved by all who knew her. Here below this silent tomb, My Annie she lays sleeping; Waiting for her Husband dear, Who never did deceive her. When my hour of Death shall come, I will come unto thee ; There we will join in slumber, love, And hope to sleep together. Also of William Minikin, Husband of the above, who died December . 20th 1850 Aged 80 years. Also of William their Son who died May 22nd 1877 aged 77 years.