North of the Sands

Westmorland Church Notes - Edmondson


Edmondson Cliburn

(N). Erected to the memory of Richard Edmondson who died November 13th 1844 aged 74 years. Also Elizabeth Edmondson his wife who died February 2nd 1846 aged 72 years. Also of Thomas Pearson their son who died May 9th 1859 aged 19 years. Elizabeth Pearson their daughter who died August 1lth 1840 aged 8 years. Also Mary wife of Matthew Pearson who died April 30th 1861 aged 26 years. Also of James their son aged 1 years.

Edmondson Kendal

(Bellingham chapel). Memorial.- This is to certify that the Brass Plates to the East of this Inscription were collected from the Floor and Pew doors of this church, during its Restoration in 1851 and 1852, and were carefully preserved and are precisely the same as they were found at the time. In testimony whereof we have caused this Brass plate to be engraved. Joseph Watkins Barnes, vicar of Kendal. William Chaplin, curate; churchwardens, John Mann, churchhusband, Edward Branthwaite, Isaac Edmondson, Joseph Barrow, Robert B. Hunter, Rainforth Hodgson, Samuel Compston, Thomas Busher, Henry Cragg, Thomas Brockelbank, Anthony Nicholson, Joseph Morton, Christopher Birkett, John Washington, Parish clerk.

Edmondson Kendal

(N. E). In memory of Mary Ann Edmondson aged 2 years. 1825, Mary Edmondson 4y. 1829,Jane Edmondson 2 years. 1835,Joseph Edmondson 3 years. 1838, Catherine Edmondson 1 years. 1838, Dorothy Edmondson 4 years. 1844.