North of the Sands

Westmorland Church Notes - Croft


Croft Burton In Kendal

(Arms in Burton church as shown in Hill MSS. ii. 305). 41y. I. ar. saltire sa (Middleton); 2. or. 3 fleurs de lis az. (Betham); 3. ar chief indented az. (Burton of Burton ?) 4. fusily ar. & sa. (Croft).

Croft Kirkby Lonsdale

(W). In memory of Elizabeth (wife of Ralph Croft of this town) died June 9th 1853 aged 65 years. Also of Mary Ann daughter of the above, died May 17th 1831 aged 5 years. and of Ralph Croft, husband of the above Elizabeth Croft died July 18th 1864 aged 80 years.

Croft Kirkby Lonsdale

(N). In loving memory Henry Croft who died at Keastwick, September . 13th 1885 aged 69 y. also of Mary Ann Croft who died January 25th 1860 aged 34 years.

Croft Kirkby Lonsdale

(S). Sacred memory of Isabella Croft who died July 6th 1833 aged 66 years. Also of William Croft husband of the above who died April 28th 1835 aged 73 years. Also children of the above (viz.) Robert, William, Ann, Isabella, William, Elizebeth, Jane & Arrabella (sic).

Croft Kirkby Lonsdale

(S. altar tomb). Sacred memory of John Croft who departed this life March 4th 1826 aged 68 years. Also of Agnes wife of the above-named John Croft who departed this life July 6th 1838 aged 80 years. Also of Robert Croft youngest son of the above named John and Agnes Croft, who departed life August 16th 1854 aged 57 years.

Croft Kirkby Stephen

(In. W., S. aisle). In memory of Elizabeth; widow of the Reverend Edward Croft, died May 15th, 1783 aged 75, she was the only child of Henry Wilson of Black Hall in Kendal Esquire, & Catharine his wife, daughter of Thomas Monkhouse of Winton Esquire.