North of the Sands

Westmorland Church Notes - Waters

 

Waters Burton In Kendal

(S). In memory of Margaret Waters of Burton, who died January 3, 1874 aged 58y.

Waters Grasmere

(In. W. board). Charities, Edward Partridge of Grasmere and other benevolent Persons gave the sum of £50 the Interest thereof to be distributed on St. Thomas' Day amongst the Poor of this Township who do not receive parochial Relief. 1680. The Reverend . John Ambrose B.D. Rector of Grasmere gave the Sum of £50 the Interest thereof to be paid towards the Maintenance of a Schoolmaster in this Township. 1680. Anthony Dawson of Grasmere gave the Sum of £7 the Interest thereof to be. used towards the Support of a Schoolmaster in this Township. 1796. William Waters of Thornhow gave £80, the Interest from which to be used for the Benefit of the Schoolmaster of this Township. 1807. William and Elend (?) Waters gave £200, the Interest arising therefrom to be distributed every Lady day among the Poor or this Township who do not receive parochial Relief.