North of the Sands

Westmorland Church Notes - Tomlinson

 

Tomlinson Beetham

(S. altar tomb). Nigh this place lie the remains of John Tomlinson of Haslack, born 1596, died May 2nd 1678. Elizabeth his wife died February 7th 1670. Thomas Tomlinson their son born 1618, died May 27th 1718, Jane, wife of Thomas Tomlinson and daughter of Robt. Dickinson of Whasset died January 27th 1691. John son of Thomas and Jane Tomlinson died January 22nd 1691. Ellen his wife and daughter of William Smith of Arkholme died January 22nd 1691.

Tomlinson Beetham

(S. altar tomb). Here lie the remains of John Tomlinson of Whasset, third son of John and Ellen Tomlinson died November . 13th 1749 aged 64. Agnes his wife And daughter of Thomas Hutton of Overthwaite, died September .26th 1720 aged 33. Jane his second wife And daughter of Robt. Eskrigge of Eskrigge, died September . 27th 1749 aged 67.

Tomlinson Beetham

(S). In memory of Robert Tomlinson, formerly of Ulpha who died at Haverbrack November 11th 1878 aged 75 years.

Tomlinson Kirkby Lonsdale

(S. altar tomb). In memory of Anthony Battersby of Biggins who departed this life November 27th 1789 aged 62 years. Also of Ann wife of Thomas Tomlinson, of Biggins, and sister of the above named Anthony Battersby, who died March 7th 1803 aged 68 y. Also of Thomas Tomlinson of Biggins who died January 1st 1811 aged 84 years.

Tomlinson Kirkby Lonsdale

(N. W. railed enclosure). Tomlinson. Biggins.

Tomlinson Kirkby Lonsdale

(E). Sacred memory of Joseph Tomlinson of Barbon, yeoman, who departed this life April 30th 1817 aged 68 years. Also of Elizabeth Tomlinson his widow who departed this life April 26th 1832 aged 86 years. And of Margaret Tomlinson wife of Joseph Tomlinson of the same place, son of the above who departed this life February 25th 1852 aged 74 years. also of Joseph Tomlinson of Barbon, yeoman, son of Joseph and Elizabeth Tomlinson who departed this life January 21st 1857 aged 80 years.

Tomlinson Kirkby Lonsdale

(E. window, brass, N). Richard Tomlinson of Town End Esqre. filled the East window of this church with stained glass as a grateful thank offering for innumerable mercies.

Tomlinson Kirkby Lonsdale

(In. N). In memory of William Tomlinson of Broom Field, Arkholme, eldest son of John Tomlinson of Haslack, Beetham, Gentn. who died February 1st 1756 aged 75 y. Elizabeth North his Wife died April 27th 1713 aged 29. Lettice Wilson* his second Wife died March 18th 1769, aged 77. Thomas Tomlinson of Biggins, eldest son of William and Lettice Tomlinson died January 1st 1811 aged 84. Ann Battersby his Wife died March 7th 1803 aged 68. William Tomlinson of Albin Bank, Preston, eldest son of Thomas and Ann Tomlinson died April 24th 1827 aged 63. Elizabeth Watson his Wife died May 11th 1820 aged 65. Edward Tomlinson of Biggins, second son of Thomas and Ann Tomlinson died May 11th 1842 aged 73. Elizabeth Rawlinson his Wife died October 12th 1848 aged 75. Edward Rawlinson brother of Elizabeth Tomlinson died February 16th 1840 aged 71. Edward Tomlinson third son of Edward and Elizabeth Tomlinson died April 15th 1827 aged 23. Isabella Tomlinson youngest daughter of Edward and Elizabeth Tomlinson died October 8th 1832 aged 21. Also in m. Thomas Tomlinson who died October 3rd 1854 aged 58, Anthony Battersby Tomlinson, died November 14th 1865 aged 69, William Tomlinson died March 12th 1874 aged 59, second, eldest and youngest sons of Edward and Elizabeth Tomlinson. Arms, (at top) 41y 1 & 4, per pale ar. & az.3 greyhounds courant, a chief engrailed of the 2nd ; 2, or, saltire, paly of 12 erm. & gu. a crescent for difference; 3, az. cross patoncé or. * An inscription in Melling churchyard says she was the daughter of Edward Wilson, of Natland. (T. Jenninngs).

Tomlinson Kirkby Lonsdale

(E). Sacred memory of William, youngest Son of Joseph and Mari!,aret Tomlin- son of Barbon who died May 27th 1845 aged 27 years. " I know that my Redeemer liveth." Job 19, 25.

Tomlinson Windermere

(S.flat tomb). Here Lyeth the Body of Thomas Tomlinson late of Trout-Beck Bridge who departed this life ye 20 day of February 1755 being the 68 years. of his Age.