North of the Sands

Westmorland Church Notes - Lightbourne

 

Lightbourne Kirkby Lonsdale

(S. Flat stone, N. of Battersby altar tomb).1 In Memory of Simon Battersby of Biggins only son of Simon Battersby of South House, Horton, Ribblesdale Gentn. B. 1660 died March 25th 1730. Dorothy Lightbourne his wife born June 2nd, 1659 died May 29th 1717. Jane Foxcroft wife of John Foxcroft of Holm House, Whittington Gent. and only sister of Simon Battersby Janry. 24th 1635 d. (blank). Edward Battersby son of Simon Battersby born May 2nd 1685 died April 15th 1750. Margaret Ward his wife born Decbr. 18th 1693 died Decbr. 31st 1770.

Lightbourne Kirkby Lonsdale

(S) . In memory of Robert Lightbourne of Biggins who died Oct. 1591. Robt. Lightbourne son of the above died 1622. Edwd. Lightbourne son of Robt. died February 20th 1688. Isabell wife of Edwd. Lightbourne and Dautr. of George Bigland of Bigland Hall, Cartmel died June 9th 1700.