North of the Sands

Westmorland Church Notes - Willan

 

Willan Brough

(N). In memory of Elizabeth wife of Joseph Willan of Stricegill, Stainmore who died June 3, 1848 aged 59 years. "Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord. " Joseph Willan who died June 16th 1879 aged 79 years.

Willan Burton In Kendal

(S. E. of S. porch, brass on stone). Near this stone lieth the Body of George Willan who departed this life the l0th of November . 1763 Aged 70. Also the Body of Mary his wife who departed this life the 22d of February 1765 Aged 72, And also the Body of Ann Willan their daughter died March 1st 1791 Aged 65.

Willan Burton In Kendal

(W. church yard wall, brass on stone). Near this Place lies the Body of Isabel, Wife of James Willan of Dalton Hall, Farmer; who died February ye 4th 1759; aged 77 years. Also her Brother John Preston who died January ye 28th 1754 aged 72 Ys. Maritus quando e vità decesserit juxta caram conjugem sepeli (sic) desiderat.

Willan Dufton

(E). To the memory of John Dargue of Dufton, who died April 14th 1825 aged 66 years. , also Mary his widow who died at Appleby August 5th 1840 aged 83 years. In memory of William son of George and Tamar Willan who died May 22nd 1839 aged 22 years.

Willan Dufton

(E). To the memory of John Willan of Knock who died Jany 1st 1827 aged 61 years. this stone was erected by his wife Ann his wife, who died Jany 17, 1843 aged 74 years.

Willan Heversham

(E. flat tomb, rail). Sacred memory of Thomas Simpson of Wattsfield who departed this life December . 29th, 1830, aged 80 years. Also Elizabeth his wife, who died January 13th, 1831 Aged 81 years. Also Ann Willan, sister of the above Thomas Simpson, who died December . 26th, 1819 Aged 66 years. Also of Elizabeth Cropper, wife of Thomas Willan who d. 16th December 1831, Aged 29 years. I know that my Redeemer liveth. Also of Richard Willan, Husband of the above Ann Willan who departed this life May 29th, 1833 Aged 79 years. Also of Sarah, the Wife of JohnWalker, and Sister to the above Thomas Simpson who departed this life December 7th, 1833 Aged 80. Also of John Walker, husband to the above named Sarah Walker, who died l, May 2nd, 1836 Aged 92 years. Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord.

Willan Kendal

(E). Sacred memory of John Taylor, Late Master of the Blue-coat School, Kendal, who d. March 7th 1827 Aged 54Y., And of Ann; his Wife, who died April 2nd 1810 Aged 37 years. , And of John, their Son, who died February 15th 1837 Aged 31 years. Also of Thomas Willan, their grandson who died April 23rd 1836 Aged 2 m. Also of Ann, the beloved Wife of Thomas Willan, and daughter of the above, who died Sept. 2nd 1847, Aged 49 years.

Willan Kirkby Lonsdale

(E). Sacred memory of George Willan of this Town who departed this life December 7th 1827 aged 54 y. Also of Hannah Willan his Widow who died 1. September 4th 1853 aged 76 years. And of George Willan their eldest son who departed this life March 22nd 1842 aged 39 years. Also of Jane his Widow who departed this life August 15th 1878 aged 74 years.

Willan Kirkby Lonsdale

(W). In memory of Hannah, wife of William Willan of Kirkby Lonsdale who died March 30th 1869 aged 67 years. also of William Willan who died on the 31 day of March 1875 aged 76 years.

Willan Kirkby Lonsdale

(E). In affectionate remembrance of Isabella the beloved wife of John Willan of Brook Cottage, Keastwick who departed this life September 19th 1870 aged 73 years. Also of the above John Willan who died January 11th 1888 aged 83 years.

Willan Kirkby Lonsdale

(S. altar tomb). Here are deposited the Remains of James Willan who departed this life Novr. 26th 1784 aged 65 years. And of Isabella Willan his Wife who departed this life December , 25th 1785 aged 71 years. And of Jane the daughter of James and Isabella Willan who died l. February 28th 1777 aged 28 years. Also of Jane Willan Da, of Leonard and Margaret Willan wh departed this life August 20th 1857 aged 62 years. Also of Margaret Willan daughter of Leonard and Margaret Willan who departed this life February l0th 1859 aged 66y.

Willan Kirkby Lonsdale

(N.W. In memory of James Willan of Kirkby Lonsdale who died January l5th 1877 aged 64Y. also of Agnes, wife of the above who died May 23rd 1881 aged 54 years. and of their children, Edward and Alice who died in infancy. The Lord gave, and the Lord hath taken away, Blessed be the Name of the Lord.

Willan Kirkby Lonsdale

(S. altar tomb). To the memory of Margaret the wife of Mr. Leonard Willan who departed life on the l0th of February 1821 in the 72nd years. of her age. Also of Mr. Leonard Willan who departed this life the 21st July 1821 in the 70th years. of his age. Also of James Willan son of the above who departed this life October 23rd 1851 aged 69 years. And of Eleanor Lucas Willan, Granda. of the above Leonard and Margaret Willan who departed life July l3th 1853 aged 33 years. Also of John Willan, Surgeon, Grandson of the above Leonard and Margaret Willan, who departed this life February 23rd 1854 aged 28 y.

Willan Kirkby Lonsdale

(E. altar tomb) . In memory of Robert Willan late of Fleet, died February l8th 1781 aged 85 years. Also Agnes Willan, wife of the above died April 30th 1816 aged 71 y.

Willan Kirkby Lonsdale

(N. rail). In affectionate remembrance of Thomas Atkinson Willan, who departed this life on the 9th day of June 1880 aged 65 years.

Willan Long Marton

(S. W). In memory of John Willan of Broom in this parish who died April 27, 1854 aged 66 years. William . Willan who died March 21, 1865 aged 63 years. Thomas Willan who died July 12,1865 aged 67 years. Hannah Willan who died March 1, 1866 aged 78 years. Isaac Willan who died December . 3rd 1876 aged 86y.

Willan Long Marton

(N). In loving memory Joseph Willan of Long Marton who died Oct. 9th 1885 in his 65 y. " Not lost, but gone before."

Willan Lowther

S. m. Robert Willan of Hackthorpe who died November 6th 1794 Aged 85. Also of Margaret his Wife who died Apr. 18th 1796 Aged 80. Also of Ann their daughter who D. Mar, 16th 1793 Aged 46. Afflictions sore long time I bore, Physicians strove in vain, Till God did please that Death should seize And ease me of my Pain.

Willan Orton

(N). In affectionate remembrance of Betsy the Wife of Isaac Willan of Orton Who died January ISt 1882 aged 52 years. also John Atkinson son of the above who died May 26th 1851 aged 1 years. also Robert who died February 28th 1859 aged 2 years. Also Janet daughter of the above Who died in infancy. Also of the above Isaac Willan of Mount Cottage, Orton, who died December 24, 1886 aged 67 years. .

Willan Orton

(S). In affectionate remembrance of Elizabeth the Wife of Thomas Willan of Mount Cottage, Orton, Who died 29th April 1876 in the 71st years. of her age. Also of the above Thomas Willan who died 25th June 1878 aged 72 years.

Willan Ravenstonedale

(W). In memory of Jane Willan, late of Lancaster, who died February 28th in the years. 1845 aged 68 years.

Willan Shap

(S). Sacred memory of Mary Roper who fell asleep in Jesus April 10th 1841 aged 43 years. Also John Willan who died August 12th 1861 aged 38 years. Also Mary Ann Willan her grand-da. who died July 15th 1862 aged 6 m. Also of John Roper, husband of the above Mary Roper, who died January 8th 1888 aged 85 years.