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Westmorland Church Notes - Kearsley

 

Kearsley Grasmere

(F.flat stone). Here lie the mortal remains of Octavia Kearsley who departed this life at Ambleside, September 8th, 1827 Aged 41 years.

Kearsley Grasmere

(In. centre wall pillar S). In Memory of Octavia Kearsley, daughter of John Kearsley Esquire, of Manchester, who departed this life at Ambleside September 8th 1827 Aged 41 years. Her mortal remains are deposited in the burial ground of this Parish. Through life she was much beloved and respected by her numerous relatives and friends. Her affectionate Mother in remembrance of her filial piety hath caused this Tablet to be erected.