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Westmorland Church Notes - Postlethwaite

 

Postlethwaite Heversham

(S. altar tomb). Here lieth the Remains of the Revnd. William Wilson of Darwen, Lancashire, who departed this life the 7th October 1790, Aged 31 years. Soon from my Friends was called away Unto my everlasting Rest, Gladly the Call I did obey Because the Life he thought it best. James Wilson, Father of the Above, died 21st January 1795 Aged 83 years. Ellen, Wife of the Above, died 5th September . 1796 Aged 84 years. Ellen their daughter m. to John Burrow of Milnthorpe, died May 14th, 1812 Aged 68 years. Mary her sister died unmarried Augst. 1816 Aged 62 years. John Burrow, Husband of Ellen, died March 18th 1829 Aged 78Y . Ann his daughter and Wife of John Postlethwaite of Milnthorpe died January 25th, 1838 Aged 56 years. " If we believe that Jesus died and rose again, even so them also which sleep in Jesus will God bring with Him." John Postlethwaite, Husband of the above died December 21st, 1845 Aged 59 years. " As in Adam all die, so in Christ shall all be made alive."

Postlethwaite Kendal

(S.E) . In Memory of Thomas Postlethwaite late of this Town, Hosier, who died December . 31, 1799 aged 51 years. Also of Margaret daughter of the above Thomas Postlethwaite who died February . 12th 1837 Aged 56 years.

Postlethwaite Kendal

(S.E). In memory of William Postlethwaite Late of this Town Who died January 19th 1811 aged 65 years. Also of Ann, his Wife who died April 18th 1828 Aged 72.