North of the Sands

Westmorland Church Notes - Sympson


Sympson Grasmere

(E). Here lie the remains of the Reverend . Jos. Sympson, Minister of Witheburn for more than 50 years. He died June 27th 1807 aged 92. Also Mary his wife who died January 24, 1806 aged 81. Also of Elizth. Jane their youngest Dr. who died September . 4, 1804 aged 37.

Sympson Kendal

(In. N ). Sacred memory of William Sympson 31 years. senior Alderman of this Burgh, & Jane his wife, daughter of Alan Chambre. He died September 18, 1776, aged 78. he died August 4, 1781 aged 83. Sacred memory of Joseph Sympson and Rebecca his wife, daughter of John Miller. Senior Alderman of this Burgh, He died October 31, 1806 aged 76, she died November 21,1781 aged 41.

Sympson Kendal

(In. W. floor). In Memory of Hannah the wife of Mr. Joseph Symson who died September 7th in the years. of our Lord 1710 and of her age 53. Here also lyes the Body of Mr. Joseph Symson late Senior Alderman of Kendall who departed this life ye 7th of September 1731 in ye 81st years. of his Age. (Chiefly from Mr. .Jennings' copy).

Sympson Kendal

(In. N. W. floor). In Memory of Mr. Henry Taylor of Lending in the County of Lancaster Gent. who died October 28, 1737 Aged 38 years. And of Sarah his Wife, Da. of Mr. Joseph Sympson of Kendal who died July 6,1738 Aged 44 years. And of Hannah their Da; who died Young. This Stone is inscribed by their affectionate Son John Taylor Esqr. of Abbot Hall.