North of the Sands

Westmorland Church Notes - Gibson

 

Gibson Appleby St Lawrence

(N.E.) In memory of John Uibson of Colby Mill who died 20th September . 1879 aged 64 years. Also of Margaret his wife who died 22nd December 1876 aged 62y.

Gibson Appleby St Lawrence

(E.) In memory of Margaret Gibson daughter of Matthew & Sarah Gibson of Appleby who died the 9th day of September, 1828, aged 29 years.

Gibson Bampton

(In. W). Memoriæ Sacrum Edmundi et Janæ Gibson charissimorum parentum; Monumentum hoc posuit Edmundus Episcopus Londinensis Anno Domini MDCCXLIII.

Gibson Barton

(W. cross, rails). In memory of Anne Jane, wife of Robert Gibson of Tirril Lodge who died July 4th 1864.

Gibson Barton

(W. brass, nimbus & cross on small broken pillar.) Jane daughter of Revnd. Thomas Gibson and wife of W. F. Hamilton, Esqre born December 20, 1815, died July 24, 1857.

Gibson Barton

(In. W. with anchor in floral wreath below, and above, on scroll round cross in cruce salus). In memory of Revnd. Thomas Gibson (Twenty years. Vicar of this parish) who died January 16th, 1845 aged 60 years. , this tablet is erected by a few of his former pupils to mark their high esteem of him as a master, a friend, and a Christian minister. " The Lord grant unto him that he may find mercy of the Lord in that day." 2 Tim. I xviii.

Gibson Barton

(W. wall brass on stone; rails). In memory of Reverend . Thomas Gibson who died January 16th 1845 aged 60 years. Ann his wife died February 3rd 1849 aged 61 years. Barbara Bowness daughter of the above died April 18th 1839 aged 16 years. William son of the above died August 31st, 1844 aged 23 years. Charles son of the above died October 4th 1846 aged 21 years. The Reverend Thomas Unthank Gibson Vicar of Barton son of the above died at Terril Lodge on the 13th day of April 1855 aged 36 years.

Gibson Barton

(In, S). " Remember them which have the rule over you, who have spoken unto you the word of God, whose Faith follow, considering the end of .their conversation, Jesus Christ, the same yesterday and to-day & for ever." Hebr. X11l. v. 7.8. This Tablet is dedicated by the Parishioners of Barton to the memory of the Reverend Thomas Unthank Gibson B.A. their late Vicar who departed to the mercy of God April XIIIth A.D. MDCCCLV in the XXXVIth years. of his age.

Gibson Brougham

(W. of path, pillar). This stone is erected to Memory of Elizabeth relict of the late Thomas Gibson of Cumrew who departed this life at Moor Houses on the 18th of March 1837 aged 63 years.

Gibson Brougham

(W. of path). In Memory of Sarah wife of John Jameson of Moor Houses, only child of Thomas and Elizabeth Gibson of Cumrew, who died 21st August 1876, aged 72 years. Also of the above John Jameson who died 21st August 1881 aged 90 years. Looking for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ unto Eternal life.

Gibson Crosby Ravensworth

(Under the Tower N. with figures, a woman with two children, a third in her arms, and another figure, with cross). This monument was erected by an approving Public as a token of respect to the memory of George Gibson, Gentleman, late of Crosby Ravensworth, who passed his life in this his native valley, in the modest exercise of every social and domestic virtue. Youth profited by his precepts, and old age grew better from his example, the poor, the desolate and the afflicted, alike bemoan his departure, and good men looked upon his death as a public bereavement. After religiously superintending the reconstruction of this Church, and aiding with his own skilful hand so excellent a work, he died as he had lived, meekly trusting in the merits of his Redeemer, full of Christian hope and resignation on the 12th of October MDCCCXXXV , in the 81st years. of his age. The righteous shall be had in everlasting remembrance. Ps. cxil . (Scroll below, music). Psalm 122. O twas a joyful sound to hear Our tribes devoutly say Up Israel to the temple haste And keep the festal day.

Gibson Crosby Ravensworth

(N. transept, W.). Sacred memory of Jane Gibson, The Wife of Thomas Gibson of Oddendale, and the daughter of Robert and Barbara Wilkinson of Maulds Meaburn, Who died on the 13th of September 1841, in the fifty-third years. of her age. Her Husband, sorrowing for her loss, but hoping to meet her again in a better state, caused this monument to be erected as a last token of his esteem and affection.

Gibson Crosby Ravensworth

(E. Column, rails. One side). Obt. Thomas Gibson, 1796, 77. Frances Gibson 1757, 41. Elear. Hutchinson 1796, 80. Robert Wilson 1823, 71, Frances Wilson 1788, 31, Robert Wilson 1819, 32, Arthur Gibson 1878, 3, George Gibson, 1878, 89, Richard Gibson 1880, 88. (Another side). John Gibson 1824, 77, Ruth Gibson 1828, 77, Margaret Gibson 1821, 40, Michael Gibson 1835, 37, Jane Gibson 1841, 53, Frances Gibson 1852, 70, Reverend . John Gibson 1867, 80, Thomas Gibson 1869, 90. (Another side). George Gibson 1835, 80, Jane Richardson 1819, 66. Frances Sewell 1831, 20, John Sewell 1855, 78, Frances Sewell 1858 , 80, George Sewell 1870, 60. (Another side). Isabella Gibson 1779, 22, Agnes Harrison 1812, 80, Ann Gibson 1819, 66, William Betham 1814, 54, Mary Betham 1843, 81, Ann Betham 1864, 18.

Gibson Crosby Ravensworth

(Window N. aisle). In memory of Thomas Gibson of Oddendale who departed this life June 27, 1869, in his 91st years. Go and dou thou likewise.

Gibson Crosby Ravensworth

(N. Transept). This Transept was re-erected A.D. 1872-3 to the glory of God in loving remembrance Thomas gibson of Oddendale, who after passing a long life in the home of many generations of his family, a bright example of Christian living, “pure in heart”, “pitiful”, “courteous”, departed to his rest on the 20th day of June 1869 in his 91 years. He was the eldest son of John Gibson of Oddendale Esquire, J.P. and Ruth his Wife, the former of whom died on the 12th day ofDec. 1828 aged 76. The latter, daughter of Arthur and Margaret Bousfield of Ravenstone dale, on the 21st day of December 1828 aged 77. + The other children of the said John and Ruth Gibson were Margaret, B. May 28, 1780 died Jan. – 1821. Frances, B. May 11 1782, died Dec 3, 1852. Arthur, Vicar of Chedworth Gloucestershire, formerly Fellow of the Queen’s College, Oxford B. Dec 31 1784 died August 7, 1878. John, Vicar of Newbold Pacey Warwickshire formerly fellow of the Queen’s College Oxford B. May 6 1787 died June 23 1867. George, B. October 11 1789, died December 26, 1878. Richard, B. Apr 24 1792, died Aug 25 1880. Michael, B. Jan 10 1798 died Sep - 1835. + My Son hear the instruction of thy Father and forsake not the law of thy mother, for they shall be an ornament of grace unto thy head and chains about thy neck. Proverbs Chap 1. Vers 8 & 9. +

Gibson Crosby Ravensworth

(Window N. aisle). Arms: sa. Chevron betw. 3 bees ar. + This window and door adjoining were erected to the golory of God by Lillies Sewell in m. of her beloved husband George Sewell, grandson of the late Geoirge Gibson of this parish, he departed life June 28, 1870, in his 60th years.

Gibson Grasmere

(E. a cross alid law stane rail. On scroll). Thy will be done. In memory of Jane Elizabeth, widow of Charles Gibson of Quernmore Park, Lancashire Esquire, who died on September xx, mdccclxii aged lxv.

Gibson Kendal

(In. brass, Bellingham chapel). Here lies the Body of Mr. John Gibson, late of Liverpool, who died the l0th day of December 1728 in the 26th years. of his age. He married Agnes daughter of Mr. George Wilson of Kenda1 by whom he had Issue one Da: called Mary; who died the 23d day of March 1733 in the 7th years. of her age, and lies interred in the same Grave.

Gibson Kendal

(E). In memory of Mary, da of George and Jane Gibson of this town, who died April 21st, 1822 Aged 7 years. and 10 m. Mourn not for me my parents dear , I am not dead but sleeping here, My glass is run, my grave you see, Prepare for death and follow me.

Gibson Kirkby Lonsdale

(N. low altar tomb). In memory of Elizabeth wife of James Gibson of Kirkby Lonsdale da. of William and Agnes Read who died July 12th 1864 aged 65 years. also of the above named James Gibson who died March 9th, 1879 aged 80 years.

Gibson Kirkby Lonsdale

(S. wall, rail). 1. Sacred memory of Joseph Gibson, Whelprigg, who died March 12th 1718. Also of his son Joseph Gibson, Whelprigg, who departed this life January 14th 1755 in the 79th years. of his age. Also of the three Sons of the last mentioned Joseph Gibson, namely, James Gibson, Fell-gate, who died January 21st 1768 aged 46 years. Jonathan Gibson, Kirkby Lonsdale, who died January 18th 1797 aged 71 years. A.nd Joseph Gibson, Whelprigg, who died July 17th 1798 aged 80 years. Also of Eleanor Gibson daughter of James and Mary Gibson who died November 23d 1794 aged 40y. 2. Sacred memory of Mary Gibson, widow of James Gibson who died February 11th 1814 aged 87 years. Also of Joseph Gibson, Son of Jonathan and Eleanor Gibson, Galgate, who died February 17th 1830 aged 25 years. And of Joseph Gibson, Whelprigg, Son of James and Mary Gibson who died June 19th 1833 in the 83rd years. of his age. Also of Joseph Gibson, Whelprigg, Son of William and Margaret Gibson who died October 6th 1868 in the 64th years. of his age. 3. To the memory of Margaret Wife of William Gibson of Beck-head who died on the l0th day of Augt. 1808 aged 44. She endured with Christian Resignation severe and protracted bodily afflictions and met the approach of Death with humble Confidence. Also of Mary Gibson their daughter who died on the 29th day of November . 1809 aged 20, cut off in her Bloom, full of Promise. William Gibson, son of James and Mary Gibson died March 13th 1843 aged 81 years. Margaret Gibson, daughter of William and Margaret Gibson died February 22nd 1850 aged 57 years. Requiescat in pace. (3 stones).

Gibson Kirkby Lonsdale

(W. wall). Near this Stone lie the Remains of Mary Wife of Rowland Gibson of this Town who departed this life the 15th of Janry. 1763 Aged 53. Also the Remains of Rowland Gibson of Kirkby Lonsdale. He departed this life November (I) 2, 1785 Aged 86 years. Also the Remains of Mary Gibson, daughter of Rowd. & Mary Gibson who departed this life February 16th 1785 Aged 45 years.

Gibson Kirkby Stephen

S. m. Richard Gibson who departed this life August 1st 1860 aged 32 years.

Gibson Kirkby Stephen

(Front of cloisters, entrance to churchyard). Built by direction of the will of John Waller Esq. a purser in his Majesty's Navy, and a native of this Town 1810. Geo. Gibson, architect, William . Richards, mason.

Gibson Orton

(N). A. Gibson.

Gibson Orton

(S. cross). Sacred memory of Edward Taylor Gibson of Liverpool who died at Tirrill Lodge July 30th 1865 aged 34 years.

Gibson Orton

(E. wall of s. aisle. Brass). Here lieth the Body of George Gibson who founded and endowed The Free School at Greenholme. Reader if thou hast received the Benefits of that, or the like Benefaction Be thankful to the Memory of the Donor and give God the Glory. He died January 23d. 1733 Aged 78.

Gibson Orton

(S. cross). Sacred memory of Robert Gibson of Shap Wells who died May 1st 1840 aged 45 years. Also of Margaret his Wife who died May 26th 1845 aged 39 years. " The Lord grant unto them that they may find mercy of the Lord in that day."

Gibson Orton

(N). In memory of Robert Gibson Junr: of Petty Hall, Orton. B. March 2nd 1852 died February 9th 1872.

Gibson Orton

(N). I.H.S. In memory of Sarah Wife of Thomas Gibson M,D. of Town Head House, Orton. B. June 7th 1840. died June 6th 1877.

Gibson Orton

Sacred memory of Thomas Gibson, Memory of D., Memory of R.C.S., J.P., Townhead House, Orton ; born January 16th, 1834 ; died August 8th, 1887. T. G. 1887.

Gibson Ravenstonedale

(S) In memory of Richard Gibson of Coldbeck in this Parish who died August 25th 1880 aged 88 years. R. G.

Gibson Warcop

(S). Sacred memory of Margaret wife of Robert Gibson of Bland Swath who died January 28, 1822 aged 68. Also Robert Gibson who died November 13,1835 aged 82.