North of the Sands

Westmorland Church Notes - Loy


Loy Crosby Garrett

(E). Life how short. Eternity how long. In Memory of John Loy of Little Musgrave who died May 31,1823 Aged 63 years. Also of Mary his wife who died December 7, 1837 aged 46 years. Margaret Loy daughter of John and Mary Loy junrs died May 14, 1849 aged 5 years. Alice Loy died March 10th 1858 aged 6 years.

Loy Crosby Ravensworth

(N). In memory of James Loy of Low Dale Banks who died August 24th 1880 aged 81 years. also of Barbara his wife who died May 24th 1882 aged 82 years. also of Elizabeth their daughter who died November . 16th 1859 aged 18 years.

Loy Crosby Ravensworth

(N. cross). + Here lieth John loy, who was born January 8, 1802, and died September 27, 1849. Mary daughter of the above and Catherine his wife born Mar. 12, 1835, died Dec. 22, 1845. John their son born December 29, 1837, died November 26, 1858. Henry their son born July 12 1840, died May 21, 1865.

Loy Dufton

(S). In memory of John Loy formery of Dufton who died February 27 1850 aged 92 years. Isabella his wife who died August 9, 1839 aged 70 years.

Loy Dufton

(In. S. brass). Michael Todd of the parish of St. James, Clerkenwell, in the County of Middlesex, gentleman, by his will dated the 11th of August 1692 gave several yearly sums of money for purposes following. To the Churchwarden of this parish for the time being on the feast of St. Michael the Archangel yearly to be distributed at the discretion of the minister and churchwardens among such poor people of this parish as should most want the same, £5 0 0. To the said Churchwardens to be employed and disposed of at the discretion of the said minister and churchwardens in binding and putting apprentices to some handicraft Trade 2 poor boys natives of this parish, to be yearly elected on the feast of St. Michael the Archangel, £4 0 0. To such persons as the said Minister & Churchwardens shall approve of being a schoolmaster for the time being, for his better livelihood & encouragement in his employment, £4 0 0. To the Minister of this parish for the time being at the Feast of St. Michael the Archangel yearly, upon condition that he should yearly preach a sermon on that feast or on the Sunday or Lord's Day then next during his residence in this parish £0 10 0. To the said churchwardens to be by them yearly distributed amongst 20 poor indigent men of this parish who shall attend the said sermon & divine service an equal share & share alike, £1 0 0. £14 10 0. To be yearly issuing after the testator's wife's death out of 10 acres of freehold & copyhold lands at Knowel's Green in the Parish of Stains in the County of Middlesex. But a suit in chancery being commenced between this Parish & the heirs at law of the said testator touching this charity, & the lands being very remote from this Parish & worth if sold no more than £320 William . Winders of this parish Esq. out of charity & benevolence & for preserving the testator's charity (which otherwise would have been much lessened if not totally frustrated) made a proposal to settle an annuityof £4 10 0 out of his estate in this parish for the purposes mentioned in the said will, & to pay all the costs & charges on account of the said charity upon having the said 10 acres of land vested in him & his heirs which proposal hath been accepted & carried into execution. The security for the said parish is invested in 5 trustees which in the original will more fully and at large appears. And this monument was to have been erected pursuant to the said will in the year 1739 but has always been neglected till the present year 1778. William , Kilner, Rector, Jo. Furnas, Thomas Watson, John Loy, churchwardens.

Loy Musgrave

(In. S). Sacred memory of Mr. Thomas Loy many years. of Peckham in the County of Surrey who died October 26th 1844 in the 79th years. of his age.