North of the Sands

Westmorland Church Notes - Moorhouse


Moorhouse Clifton

(In. S). Hill Places it, 1848, N. side of chancel, MSS. VI, 88. Sacred memory of The Reverend Jonathan Moorhouse, Rector of Clifton, who died 13th (15th Hill) of July 1818 aged 63 years. , and of Barbara his widow who died 29th of July in the same years. aged 69 years. , also in remembrance of their only son Jonathan Moorhouse Esquire Captain in the Honble East India Company's Artillery Service who died 31st of May 1823. at Mysoor in India aged 41 years. This monument is erected by the first cousins of the late Captain Moorhouse in testimony of their esteem & regard for the memory of their deceased relatives (relations Hill).

Moorhouse Kirkby Lonsdale

(N.E). In remembrance of the late Mary Elizabeth, younger daughter of Jeffry and Mary Moorhouse of this town who died February 6th 1864 in the 15th years. of her age, and of the above named Mary who died February 15th 1869 aged 50 years.