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Westmorland Church Notes - Milward


Milward Kirkby Lonsdale

(E). Here lyeth . . . the . . . Godson . . . Rowland . . . of Kirkby (Lonsdale) who departed this life Ano D (1711) ye (7)3 (of) his age. Here lies the Body of Henry Milward son of the Reverend . Jos. Milward Memory of A. Rector of Milton in this county who (to the in) expressible grief of an Affectionate mother, fell a victim to a fever November 16, 1787 Aged 9 years. (Henry son of Mrs. Mary Millward of Parton nr. Whitehaven, widow, 16 November 1787, par. reg. Partly Mr. Jennings’ version).

Milward Long Marton

(In. right of altar). Sacred memory of Thomas Milward A.M. Rector of Long Marton & Kirkbythore who died June 1775 aged 69, & of his wife Dorothy Gibbon who died March 1756. also of their children Joseph, Rector of Long Marton who died April 1782 aged 38, William who died Ap. 1751 aged 14, Catherine February 1752 aged 15, Anne April 1757 aged 21,Hester September 1823 aged 77, Dorothy the infant child of Joseph Milward A.M. died Ap. 1782.