North of the Sands

Westmorland Church Notes - Hardy


Hardy Appleby St Lawrence

(S. W .) Obiit Samuel Hanson from Coulby; the 21st day of December 1759 aged 84, likewise his son James Hanson aged 63, 1773.

Hardy Appleby St Michael

(W). In m: Jane wife of John Hardy, who died at Harbour Flatt, August 28, 1839 aged 34 years. , also Jane their eldest daughter, who died at Ashton in Mackerfield, February 1st 1846 aged 15(or, 13) years. , Elizabeth Ann who died at Ashton June 13th 1856 aged 22 years. , Mary the youngest daughter died at Ashton September 8th 1856 aged 17 years. Also Fanny the last surviving daughter, who died at Ashton January 27th 1859, aged 23 years. , also the said John Hardy who died at Ashton September 15th 1859 aged 50 years. , also Isaac Baxter late of Blencairn, who died at Ashton January 21st 1871 aged 40 years.

Hardy Heversham

(E two tablets, rails). (1). In memory of Elizabeth Kitching wife of John Kitching late of Shap, Westmoreland who died January 20th, 1800 aged 72 years. , also of John Kitching her husband who died December . 21st, 1811, aged 83 years. , also of Edward Kitching their son, surgeon, late of Milnthorpe, who died February 19th, 1815 aged 58 years. , also of Agnes, daughter of the above Edward Kitching who d. April 19th, 1803 aged 21 weeks, and in m. Agnes Kitching relict of the late Edward Kitching of Milnthorpe who died September . 25th, 1837 aged 66 years. , also of John Kitching, surgeon, late of South Audley Street, Grosvenor Square, London, son of the above Edward and Agnes Kitching, who died at his residence Milnthorpe May 26th, 1879 aged 83 years. (2). In memory of Agnes Wife of Robert Hardy of Milnthrop who died February 20, 1802, Aged 66. Also Robert Hardy of Milnthrop, Innkeeper at the Crosskeys for upwards of 40 years. , died May 21st 1821 aged 82 years. Robert Hardy, Son of Robert died June 19th, 1818 Aged 43 years. Ann Wife of Robert Hardy Junr. died April 19th, 1815 Aged 29 years. Robert Son of Robert Hardy Junr. d. May 21st 1818 Aged 8 years. Also Fanny, youngest daughter of Robert Hardy & relict of Richard Bainbridge of Appleby, who died at Hessle near Hull November . 13th, and was interred here November . 17th 1865 Aged 86 years.

Hardy 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.