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Westmorland Church Notes - Armistead

 

Armistead Kendal

(E. altar tolnb, rail). Sacred memory of Richard Armistead of Kirkland, Kendal who d. L. March 29, 1790, Aged 46; also to his Wife Mary Armistead of Kirkland, Kendal, who departed this life March 13, 1789, Aged 35 ; also Richard John Armistead, grandson of the above, who departed this life March 11, 1806. Aged three years. and four Memory of Sleep on blest Richard in thy urn, My sighs and tears cannot awake Thee, I can but wait until my turn, And then, O then, I will o'ertake Thee.