North of the Sands

Westmorland Church Notes - Powell


Powell Burton In Kendal

(S). John Janson of Capernwray, who died January 2nd 1853 aged 69 years. , and of Margaret Janson his wife who died May 12th 1801 aged 80 years. , also of Margaret Cragg Powell. grand daughter of the above who died suddenly May 18th 1861 aged 23 years. , absent from the body prese:nt with the Lord" 2 Cor. ch. 5 v. 8. also of William Jackson son of the above who died December 29th 1869 aged 54 Y. "For to me to live is Christ, and to die is gain." Phil. 1 ch. 21 v.

Powell Kirkby Stephen

S. m. John Powell, who died at Winton April 1st 1861 aged 45 years. Also of William Speak, who was killed by an accident April 17th 1861 during the execution of the works on the South Durham and Lancashire Union Railway aged 31. This stone has been erected by their employer in remembrance of their faithful service to him.