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Westmorland Church Notes - Dowling

 

Dowling Grasmere

(E). In memory of Ann Dorcas, wife of Thomas Carr of Hill Top, Ambleside, and eldest daughter of Vincent and Elizabeth Dowling of Kentish Town who died on the 17th of January 1837. "Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord, from henceforth, saith the Spirit, that they may rest from their labours, and their works do follow them. " Also of Thomas Carr of Hill Top, who departed this life October 20th 1856 aged 61 years. "Blessed are they that have not seen, and yet have believed." St. John 20th chap. 20 verse. A.D.C. 1837.

Dowling Grasmere

(E). In memory of Elizabeth Dowling who died on the 28th of July 1836 aged 76 years. "An humble and a contrite heart, O God, thou wilt not despise." (With foot stone).

Dowling Grasmere

(E). In memory of Jane Martha Dowling of Ambleside third daughter of Vincent and Elizabeth Dowling of Kentish Town who died on the 24th day of February 1851 aged 56. "As many as I love, I rebuke and chasten." J .M. died

Dowling Grasmere

(E). To Memory of Mary Dowling who departed this life on the 1st of March 1830 in the fortieth years. of her Age. {with foot stone).

Dowling Grasmere

(In. W. board). Charities, A.D. 1812, Mrs. Dorothy Knott of Ambleside gave the Sum of £100 the Interest from which to be applied to the Education of five Children .(of poor but industrious Parents) at Grasmere School. 1847, Vincent G. Dowling Esq. (whose Mother and Sisters have been interred in the Churchyard of this Parish) gave the sum of £10 towards the further Endowment of the Parochial School. 1852, John Watson of Winterseeds in Grasmere, Yeoman, Gave £100, the interest from which to be applied towards the Schooling of such Children of the Poor in the Township as the School Trustees shall annually choose.