North of the Sands

Westmorland Church Notes - Gould

 

Gould Kendal

(N. W). Sacred memory of Isabella the beloved wife of Thomas Gould who departed this life on the 27th of March 1848 aged 40 years. , also Margaret Ann Gould daughter to the above who departed life on the l0th of May 1840 aged 2 years.

Gould Windermere

(S). To the memory of John Robinson of Bowness who died August 26th 1837 aged 47. Also of John Robinson his son who died November 26th 1845 aged 19. " And that knowing the time, that now it is high time to awake out of sleep, for now is our salvation nearer than when we believed." - Proverbs, ch. xiii. v. 11. Also of Mary Gould, daughter of John and Agnes Robinson and Wife of William Gould, died July 19th 1846 aged 22. Death has been here and borne away A sister from our side, Just in the morning of her day, As young as we, she died. We cannot tell who next may fall Beneath thy chastening rod, One must be first, but let us all Prepare to meet our God.