North of the Sands

Westmorland Church Notes - Busher

 

Busher Kendal

(Bellingham chapel). Memorial.- This is to certify that the Brass Plates to the East of this Inscription were collected from the Floor and Pew doors of this church, during its Restoration in 1851 and 1852, and were carefully preserved and are precisely the same as they were found at the time. In testimony whereof we have caused this Brass plate to be engraved. Joseph Watkins Barnes, vicar of Kendal. William Chaplin, curate; churchwardens, John Mann, churchhusband, Edward Branthwaite, Isaac Edmondson, Joseph Barrow, Robert B. Hunter, Rainforth Hodgson, Samuel Compston, Thomas Busher, Henry Cragg, Thomas Brockelbank, Anthony Nicholson, Joseph Morton, Christopher Birkett, John Washington, Parish clerk.

Busher Kendal

(W). In memory of Morffee Lime late of this town, card manufacturer, who died January 8th 1839 aged 66 years. also of Elizabeth, his wife who died February 5th 1828 aged 54y., and of Thomas their son who died August 18th 1844 aged 34 years. , also of Charles Busher who died May 11th 1850 Aged 3 years. & 6 m., & of Elizabeth Busher who died July 24th 1851 Aged 7 years. and of Mary Busher who died March 21st 1852 Aged 3 years. and 6 m. Grandchildren of the above Memory of Lime.