North of the Sands

Westmorland Church Notes - Leeming

 

Leeming Kendal

(E). (Here Lyes the Body of James Leeming of Kendal, Brazier, who departed this life the 13th day of September 1749 and in the 77th years. of his Age. Here lieth the Body of Susannah, Wife of Richard Gaitskell who departed this life the 31st of October 1763 Aged. . . Near this place lieth the Body of John Skaife, who departed this life the 1st Day of April 1771 aged 50. Also Mr. Richard Gaitskell who departed this life the 18th Day of October 1774 Aged 81.) Also of Isabella Skaife, who died October l0th 1810 Aged 85. Also of Isabella Skaife her grand-da. who died January 23d 1794 Aged 5. Also of Rebecca Skaife who died August 11th 1833 Aged 77. (First portion in brackets from Mr. Jennings' copy 1861).