North of the Sands

Westmorland Church Notes - Morphet


Morphet Kirkby Lonsdale

(N.E. altar tomb, rail). John Morphet sen. died at Kirkby Lonsdale October 21, 1851 in his 100th years. John Morphet jun. accidentally lost his life, April 27, 1851 aged 60 years. and Mary Morphet his relect (sic) died at Kirkby Lonsdale February 7, 1860 aged 73 years. - grandfather, father and mother of Robert Morphet; printer and publisher of this town, also the above Robert Morphet who departed this life on the 22nd of December . 1870 aged 47 years.