North of the Sands

Westmorland Church Notes - Moore


Moore Grasmere

(N. cross). In memory of Sarah, wife of John Moore of Burnley, Lancashire, who d. June 19th 1881 aged 84.

Moore Kendal

(In. floor N. W). In Memory of Mr. Simon Moore, Mercer, who departed this life September 9th 1750 aged 52. Also of Elizabeth his Wife, daughter of Mr.Joseph Symson, lderman, who died December 8th 1767 aged 68. Also of Thomas their Son who died an Infant. (Mr. Jennings).† † Symon Son of Thomas Memory of of Stricklandgate. Quaker, bapt. 1 May,1699. A broken slab at Fell-side Sepulchre, records Dorothy daughter of Thomas Memory of mercer, who died 14 September 1707 aet. 16. (Mr. Jennings).

Moore Kirkby Lonsdale

(In. Window E). Cragg and Middleton. Arms, i gu. fess between 3 mullets in chief, and 3 cross crosslets in base ar. On inescutcheon 41y. 1 & 4. ar. saltire engrailed sa. (Middleton), 2 & 3, 41y per fess indented or & gu. on bend az. cinquefoil between 2 martlets of lst (Bindloss). ii. Hebblethwaite & Middleton ar. 2 pallets az.; on canton or, mullet sa. On inescutcheon Middleton & Bindloss 41y. iii. Moore and Cragg. Arms, or, on chevron erminois between 3 wreathed negro's heads couped ppr., pheon of the field. On inescutcheon 41y. 1 & 4. Cragg, 2 Middleton, 3 Bindloss. iv. Fawcett and Hebblethwaite. Arms, ar. on bend az. 3 dolphins embowed or. On inescutcheon 41y. 1 & 4 Hebblethwaite,2 Middleton, 3 Bindloss. v. 41y. of 6, 1 & 6, Moore; 2, Cragg; 3, Middleton; 4, Bindloss, 5 ?–––On inescutcheon 41y. 1, Fawcett; 2, Hebblethwaite; 3, Middleton; 4, Bindloss; vi. Fawcett. Arms, 41y. 1, Fawcett; 2, Hebblethwaite; 3, Middleton; 4, Bindloss.

Moore Kirkby Lonsdale

(In. S). Sacred memory of Elizabeth Gathorne who died July the 4th, 1831 in the 86th y. of her age in May 1786, she was left a widow by the late Richard Gathorne of Kirkby Lonsdale Esqre. with three infant children John, Isabel, and Eliza. Eliza m. John Moore of Grimeshill Esqre. and died September the 23rd 1812, leaving a son and a daughter John, who was in holy Orders, died March the l0th 1831 leaving three daus. and two sons by his late wife Jane the daughter of the Reverend . R. Housman of Lancaster. Isabel who m. John Hardy Esqre. Recorder of Leeds by whom she has three sons and eight daus. now living, has, this 26th day of January 1832, caused this tablet to be erected as a frail memorial of her filial affection and of the veneration in which she holds the memory of a beloved mother, who, while fulfilling relative duty with Christian meekness and fidelity, counted all things but loss for the excellency of the knowledge of Christ Jesus her Lord.

Moore Kirkby Lonsdale

(N. W). Thomas Moore, born at Bolton-le-Moors August 12th 1818, died at Milnthorpe October 10th 1863. I.H.S.

Moore Kirkby Lonsdale

(E. wall). Near hereto lies the body of Mr. Samuel Wallis Son of Mr. Samuel Wallis of Scruton in the County of York. he was an officer in the excise many years. which trust he discharged with great credit. he m. Mrs. Agnes Moore daughter of Mr. William Moore of Barwens in this Parish. He died January the 24th 1768 aged 69 years.