North of the Sands

Westmorland Church Notes - Roper

 

Roper Kirkby Lonsdale

(S. wall). Sacred memory of Mr. James Roper of this town who died . on the 4th of June 1817 aged 47. Also of Hannah eldest daughter of John and Isabella Hall and widow of James Roper who died the 22nd day of May 1830 aged 56 And of John Roper their Son who died the 26th day of May 1844 aged 44. Also of Isabella their da. and wife of Richard Roper of Leyfield who died the 11th day of June 1866 aged 63 years.

Roper Kirkby Lonsdale

(N.E. cross, rail). Sacred memory of Richard Roper of Leyfield, Kirkby Lonsdale, who d. on the 20th of May 1871 aged 57. Christ in us the hope of Glory.

Roper Lowther

S. m. John Roper, stonemason who died the 28th June 1823 aged 53 years. Also Simon his son who died in November 1816 aged 10 m. Also Hannah his widow who died 4th of April 1842 aged 69 years. Also Hannah Jones his daughter who fell asleep in Jesus at Preston April 16th 1866 aged 58 years. Also Ann his daughter who died September 29th 1868 aged 70 years.

Roper Shap

(S). Sacred memory of Mary Roper who fell asleep in Jesus April 10th 1841 aged 43 years. Also John Willan who died August 12th 1861 aged 38 years. Also Mary Ann Willan her grand-da. who died July 15th 1862 aged 6 m. Also of John Roper, husband of the above Mary Roper, who died January 8th 1888 aged 85 years.