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PARISH CHURCHYARD

NORTH WEST
CORNER
PORCH WEST MEMORIALS
WILKINS MEMORIALS
PORCH EAST
MEMORIALS
OUTSIDE THE CHANCEL
MEMORIALS

NORTH WEST CORNER

In 1961 many of the gravestones in the main body of the churchyard were moved away from their original sites and re-erected in rows at the north west corner of the yard. This listing relates to the stones in their resited location. Results are from surveys I conducted in 2015 and before.

Click on the Rows for further information:

A

B

C

D

E

F

G

H

I

J

K

L

M

N

O

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Sileby Churchyard : North west corner

Left to Right : Rows O - A (behind the holly)

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Sileby Churchyard : North west corner

Row A in foreground

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Sileby Churchyard : North west corner - Schematic Plan

 

 

K1

 

 

Beneath

are interr’d the Remains of

Joyce Preston

who departed this Life

the 17th of March 1788

Aged 48 Years

 

“Hear what the Voice from Heav’n proclaims,

For all the pious Dead.

Sweet is the Savor of their Names,

And foft their fleeping Bed.

They die in JESUS, and are bleft.

How kind their Slumbers are,

From fuff’rings and from Sins releas’d,

And free from ev’ry Snare.

Far from this World of Toil and Strife,

They’re prefent in the LORD;

The Labors of their mortal Life,

End in a large Reward.”

K2

 

 

To

THE MEMORY OF

WILLIAM CHAMBERLAIN,

WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE,

AUGUST 28TH 1851;

Aged 82 Years

 

ALSO OF

MARY CHAMBERLAIN,

RELICT OF THE ABOVE,

WHO DIED

DECEMBER 29TH 1851;

Aged 83 Years

 

BIRTCHNELL    LEICESTER

K3

 

 

SACRED TO

the Memory of

ALICE, the Wife of

Thomas Hawkins

who died March the 12th 1795,

Aged 28 Years

 

She was a Wife of Strict Fidelity

a tender Mother ; a Social Companion

and a Sinner Sav’d by the Grace of our

LORD JESUS CHRIST

 

Also, THOMAS, Son of the above

THOS & ALICE HAWKINS, who died

Feby 12th 1794 : Aged 1 Year & 9 Months

 

READER Remember Man is born to die,

And in the Duft like me you foon muft [      ]

Let not the World infnare your youthfu[               ]

If you defire withe JESUS CHRIST [                   ]

 

J  W

(Damage to Bottom right corner of Stone)

K4

 

 

Sacred

To the Memory of

THOS SHUTTLEWOOD

who died Aug 20th 1800

Aged 50 Years

 

ALSO of ANN his wife

who died July 15th 1833

Aged 80 Years

 

Blessed are the dead that

die in the Lord

 

MORTIN :  LESTER

K5

 

 

 TO the Memory

of THOMAS, the Son of

Daniel Shuttlewood

by SARAH his Wife

He died March the 28th 1794

Aged 10 Months

 

How happy is the infant now,

Secure in JESU’S arms,

Where living pleafures ever flow,

Quite free from death’s alarms.

 

Also

Sophia, Daughter of the

above DANIEL AND SARAH

SHUTTLEWOOD, she died

April the 28th 1817 In the

18th Year of her age.

 

“There remaineth therefore a Rest

to the people of God”

Hebrews Chapr 4th Verse 9th

 

Winfie[ld]    Wimefwold

 

K6

 

 

IN

AFFECTIONATE REMEMBRANCE OF

SARAH ANN

WIFE OF

RICHARD DEACON

WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE

MAY 23RD 1868

IN THE 21ST YEAR

OF HER AGE

 

In Christ shall all be made alive

Cor.XVC.XXIIV

 

T.SMITH    BELGRAVE

K7

 

IN

AFFECTIONATE REMEMBRANCE OF

SARAH INGLESANT

ONLY CHILD OF

JAMES & SARAH CART,

WHO DIED

SEPTEMBER THE 27TH 1853

IN THE 21ST YEAR OF

HER AGE

 

“Borne aloft on angel’s golden wings,

She’s gain’d the skies, and views the king of kings,

Hail ! happy spirit in the realms of light,

Who nobly fought, and won the well fought fight ;

Thy war’s accomplish’d, and thy struggle o’er,

And toil and pain shall ne’er affect thee more.”

 

W.CARRINGTON, 189, BELL BARN ROAD, BIRMM

K8

 

 

IN

Affectionate Remembrance

OF

 

Rachel, the beloved Wife of

Jennings Berrington

AND DAUGHTER OF

WILLIAM AND SARAH

DAKIN

  who died July 15th 1866 ;

Aged 39 Years

 

Behold he taketh away, who can hinder,

Or say unto him what doest thou

 

SWAIN

K9

 

 

In memory of

MARY, wife of

James Hickling Senr

she departed this life

on the 5th of Octr 1820 ;

Aged 83 Years

 

Afflictions sore, long time she bore ;

But still her God was near ;

She said, I’ve made my Peace with Him,

And death I do not fear

So now cold death, has still’d her breath

And brought her to the Grave.

We trust her Souls at rest with Christ

(Sunken)

K10

 

To the Memory of

ELIZH the Daughter of

James & Mary Hickling

fhe Died Novr 30 Aged 13 years 1794

 

Afflictions fore, long Time I bore

Physicions Were in Vain

Till god did Please to give me ease

And free me of my Pain.

 

LIKEWISE

James HICKLIng

who departed

this Life Novr 14

1810

Aged 74

 

Come my friends & acquaintance all

Prepare for death before the call

My loving Wife and Children dear

Live close to Christ for time draws near

Likewise all ye, When this you see

Prepare your selves to follow me.

K11

 

 

As Mofes lifted up the Serpent in the Wilderness   John III 14,15

 

BENEATH

fleep the Remains of

John Smith,

who exchanged this mortal,

for an immortal ftate ;

January 5th 1800

Aged 84 Years

 

If threefcore years and ten this Life exceeds,

We’re foon depreff’d with Age, and pain fucceeds ;

Thrice happy they while Young who’re call’d to rife,

To brighter Manfions and ferener Skies ;

Yet fhould th’Almighty thus prolong thy days,

Divote them with fubmiffion to his Praife.

 

B.P.O

​​​​​

 

 

L1

 

IN

AFFECTIONATE REMEMBRANCE OF

 

Caroline THE BELOVED Wife of

William Robinson

WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE

OCTR 5TH 1859

IN THE 24TH YEAR OF HER AGE

 

Ordain’d to lose the partner of my breast,

Whose virtue warm’d me, and whose beauty blest ;

Framed every tie that binds the heart to prove,

Her duty friendship, and her friendship love,

But yet remembering that the parting sigh

Appoints the just to slumber_ not to die ;

The starting tear I checked_ I kiss the rod,

And not to earth resign her, but to GOD.

                                Temple

 

Them that sleep in Jesus, will

God bring with him.

                Paul.

 

DAKIN,   LOUGHBOROUGH

L2

 

 

SACRED

TO THE MEMORY OF

ANN SUMMERSELL,

WIFE OF

CHARLES OLDFIELD

AND DAUGHTER OF

RICHARD & ANN PETTIFOR,

OF THIS PLACE

SHE DEPARTED THIS LIFE

AUGUST 1ST 1849 ;

IN THE 42ND YEAR OF HER

AGE

 

She was ___________________

But words are wanting to say what

Think what a Wife ought to be,

She was that.

 

SWAIN,  BARROW

L3

 

Erected

TO THE MEMORY

of

Ann Parkinson

WHO DIED MAY 30TH

1866

AGED 68 YEARS

 

Matt. 9.C. 21.V

For she said within herself, If I may

but touch his garment I shall be whole

L4

 

 

Prepare

to meet thy

GOD

 

TO

the Memory of

ELIZH Daughter of

Wm & Mary Chamberlain

fhe died Novr 23d 1793

Aged 2 Years

L5

 

 

 THIS STONE

WAS ERECTED BY

BENJAMIN AND ELIZABETH

ADCOCK,

TO PRESERVE UNDISTURBED

THE REMAINS OF

REBECCA CHAMBERLAIN,

WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE

2ND JUNE 1847

AGED 85 YEARS

 

BIRTCHNELL    LEICESTER

L6

 

 

 Sacred

TO THE MEMORY OF

 

         JOSEPH INGLESANT          MARY WIFE OF                  

        WHO DEPARTED                 JOSEPH INGLESANT       

        THIS LIFE                              WHO DIED                         

        JULY 27TH                             APRIL 17TH                        

  1832                                           1792                  

  AGED 82 YEARS                   AGED 34 YEARS          

 

BARRAND    LEICESTER

L7

 

 

In

LOVING MEMORY OF

ALFRED NEWBALL,

OF THIS PARISH,

BORN APRIL 17TH 1805,

DIED JUNE 8TH 1873,

 

ALSO OF

MARY

THE BELOVED WIFE OF THE ABOVE

BORN FEBRY 9TH 1811,

DIED NOVR 26TH 1893.

 

J & R AGAR,    SYSTON

L8

 

 

 IN

AFFECTIONATE REMEMBRANCE OF

SARAH, THE BELOVED WIFE OF

JAMES CART,

WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE

FEBRUARY THE 19TH 1835 :

AGED 42 YEARS

 

To patient faith the prize is sure :

And all that to the end endure

The cross shall wear the crown.

 

W.CARRINGTON,  189, BELL BARN ROAD, BIRMM

L9

 

 

 A.D

IS NO MORE

 

IN

affectionate Remembrance of

Anne Dakin

GRANDDAUGHTER OF

WILLM & SARAH DAKIN

who died Feby 14th

1865

in the 15 year of her

AGE

 

Let my remembrance often creep

[                                              ]

( sunken)

L10

 

Sacred

TO THE MEMORY OF

 

                                                        JANE                       

                                                         THE WIFE OF         

                                                         James Hickling        

                                                        WHO DIED            

                                                        APRIL 7th 1836      

                                                         AGED                      

                                                        65 Years                  

 

ALSO OF SARAH HICKLING

who died March 30th 1829

AGED 44 YEARS

 

RASTALL

L11

 

 

 To the Memory

Of James Son of James and Jane

Hickling

Who Died Decr 27th 1815 aged 16 Years

 

Come ye Sinners poor and needy

Weak and wounded sick and sore

Jesus ready stands to save you

Full of pity love and Power

He is able   He is willing

[                                        ]

(sunken)

 

E1

 

 

ERECTED

to perpetuate the memory of

 

THOMAS KNIGHT       :       ELLEN                         

 who departed this life      :       widow of                       

February the 27th             :       THOS KNIGHT         

         1833                         :       who departed this life

AGED 71 YEARS          :       March the 27th 1852  

                                                :       AGED 80 YEARS             

 

 

    The rising morning can’t assure        ‘Tis but to die, how welcome Death,

That we shall live the day:                And leave a world of pain :  

For death stands ready at the door        In hope of Christ, resign my breath  

    To take our lives away                    I die to live again !                  

 

[                  ]ND

 

E2

 

ERECTED

in affectionate remembrance of

JOHN SAMUEL PICK

WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE,

AUGUST 11TH 1854 ;

Aged 30 Years

 

In early life he wisely sought his God,

And with submission bore his chastening rod

Taught by his Spirit he his truths revered

While faith in Christ his dying moments cheer’d

Thus blest with grace which heaven alone can give

He learn’d to die ere thousands learn’d to live

 

W.CARRINGTON   189, BELL BARN ROAD, BIRMM

E3

 

 

Sacred

To the Memory of Elizabeth the

Wife of George Barradall the fourth

Daughter of Thomas Knight

Who resigned this Mortal Life

The 3rd Day of May 1831

After a long and severe Affliction

Which she bore with Christian

Fortitude and Resignation

Aged 28 Years

 

Also 2 Children died Infants

Do not for me remain in tears

Because I dy’d when young in years

For I was snatched away betime

Like to a flower cropt in its prime

In tears for me no more lament

Twas Christ that call’d and so I went.

In glory now quite free from pain

I rest and ever shall remain,

 

Thos Knight

E4

 

Here

lieth interr’d the Body of

JOHN GIBSON

Who departed this life

June the 12th

In the Year of our Lord 1759

Aged 39

E5

 

 

In

AFFECTIONATE REMEMBRANCE

Of

MATTHEW PEARSON

who Departed this life

Sept 23 1827 Aged 75 Years

 

ALSO

ELIZABETH WIFE OF

MATTHEW PEARSON

who Departed this life

Novbr 10 1839 Aged 78 Years

 

Princes this clay must be your bed

In spite of all your towers

The tall the wise the reverend head

Must lie as low as ours

 

JOSH WITTINGTON  SILEBY

E6

 

Beneath

are interr’d the Remains of

William Robinfon

Who departed this Life

April the 13th

Anno Dom : 1790

Aged 48 Years

 

With fore Affliction did my Life attend

With Patience I did bear it to the End :

Having to reft within this Bed of Clay,

Until the glorious Refurrection Day.

 

WINFIELD

E7

 

 

To

The Memory of

Richard Bird

and ANN his Wife.

She died October 28th 1788

Aged 61 Years

and he died May 24th 1792

Aged 78

 

ALSO : THOMAS, son of the

abovefaid ; who departed this Life

the 6th Day of October 1787

In the 22d Year of his Age

E8

 

 

Respice Finem

 

Here

lie the Remains of

JOSHUA ROBINSON

who departed this Life

the 13th Day of March

1792

Aged 24 Years

 

READER

Death little warning to him gave,

But quickly took him to the Grave ;

Then hafte to Chrift, no time delay,

He in his prime was fnatch’d away.

 

J.Cox   Syston

E9

                      

 

LIFE                                                Eternity

                How                                                How                      

                Short                                               Long                     

HERE

lieth interr’d the Body

of JOHN the Son of

John Henfon

by MARY his fecond Wife

He departed this Life

June the 13th 1759

In the 18th Year of his Age

 

The Blaft wch nipt my Youth will conquer thee

It ftrikes the Bud the Bloffom, and the Tree

Since Life is fhort, and Death always nigh,

On many Years to come let none rely

The prefent Time, learn wifely to employ

That thou mayft gain eternal Life and Joy

 

W. Charles   Sculp.

E10

 

HERE

Lieth interr’d the Body of

MARY the Wife of the late

WILLIAM GIBSON

She departed this Life

August 22d

In the Year of our Lord 1756

Aged LXII

 

BEHOLDER

Take Time while Time doth ferve, ‘tis Time To-Day,

But fecret Dangers ftill attend Delay

Do what thou canft, To-Day hath Eagles Wings,

And who can tell, what Changes To-Morrow brings

 

W. Charles   Sculpfit.

E11

 

IN Memory of

EDWARD Son of

Jno & Cathe Ward

He died, March the 29th 1790

Age 2 Years and 8 Months

 

How early fnatch’d away thou lovely Boy

Thy Parents p[le]afing hope and fondeft Joy

 

ALSO near this place

Lie 7 Children of the above

Who died Infants

E12

 

 

Here

lie interr’d the Bodies

of two Daughters

of JOHN and SARAH

PRYOR : Viz

SARAH the elder departed

This life the 21st of June 1732

And SARAH the Younger

on the 28th of July 1733

Who died in their

Minority

 

HERE alfo lieth ye Body of JOHN ye Son

of JOHN and ANN PRYOR

Who departed this Life January the 24[th]

1758   In the fecond Year of his Age

E13

 

 

In

AFFECTIONATE REMEMBRANCE OF

Hannah,

WIFE OF

SAMUEL GLOVER

WHO ENTERED INTO REST

ON THE 20TH DAY OF FEBRUARY 1846

AGED 36 YEARS

 

Blessings attend thee ! dear departed saint ;

I loved thee living, and thy death lament :

Tho’ thou art gone they memory shall remain.

The loss, I feel but thine’s eternal gain.

 

BROADBENT & HAWLEY

LE’STER

E14

 

 

Beneath

Lie the Remains of

JOHN CONDON

Who died April 22nd 1851

Aged 52 Years

 

ALSO

SOPHIA, RELICT OF THE ABOVE

WHO DIED FEB. 24TH 1873

AGED 71 YEARS

 

A1

 

TO

THE MEMORY OF

JOHN BARBER,

WHO DIED APRIL 13TH 1875

AGED 65 YEARS

 

ALSO

ELIZABETH,

WIFE OF THE ABOVE

WHO DIED AUGST 5TH 1860 ;

AGED 47 YEARS

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Pafsing stranger call this not ;

A place of dreary gloom,

I love to linger near this spot

It is my Parents tomb

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SWAIN

A2

​HERE

lieth interr’d the Body

of Elizabeth ye Wife of

HENRY STIRK

She dy’d March ye 22d 1759

In the 53d Year of her Age

 

Afflictions fore long Time I bore

Phyficians were in vain

Till God did pleafe to give me café

And rid me of my Pain

 

W.C.

 

A3

Beneath

are interred the Remains of

SCAMPTON WHEATLEY

Late of Mountforrel

Who refigned this Life

The 24th day of July 1803

 

Also [                              ]

(Rest of inscription is under the ground)

A4

In

Affectionate Remembrance

of

THOMAS OSWIN

WHO DIED APRIL 21ST 1824

AGED 43 YEARS

 

ALSO

MARY, WIFE OF THE ABOVE

WHO DIED JUNE 29TH 1857

AGED 70 YEARS

 

ALSO

HENRY RASTALL

WHO DIED OCTOBER 8TH 1865

AGED 16 YEARS

 

AGAR BRO’S SYSTON  1516

A5

IN

MEMORY OF

 

 JOSEPH MORRIS,         MARY, WIFE OF     

   WHO DEPARTED         JOSEPH MORRIS     

            THIS LIFE NOVR 26,    WHO DIED AUGST 2D     

     1840  ;                            1840 ;     

 AGED 74 YEARS,         AGED 70 YEARS     

 

An affectionate Father, and a Mother dear ;

 

ALSO  

CATHERINE KIRKBY, AND  

  ELI.TH BLAND, DAUGHTERS OF THE ABOVE  

 

Walpole   Loboro’

A6

Erected

IN AFFECTIONATE REMEMBRANCE OF

JAMES BARKER,

WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE,

DECR THE 26TH 1826 :

AGED 68 YEARS

-------------------------------------

 

Also

SARAH, DAUGHTER OF

JAMES & ELIZH BARKER

WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE

APRIL THE 2ND 1847

AGED 55 YEARS

 

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All her afflictions She with patience bore

Nor was surpriz’d when death was at the door,

For in her Maker was her only trust ;

In hopes to rise in glory with the just

 

W. CARRINGTON  LOUGHBOROUGH

A7

HER[E] [li]eth ye body [of]

Anne late wife of

Matthew Pearfon who

departed this Life

the 26th day of March

Anno Dom 1701 Aged

About 76

 

A8

Here Lyeth The Body

Of George Jackson

Who departed This

Life November the 18

Day Anno Dom 1715

Aged 81 years

A9

[H]ere lieth ye body of

[GE]ORGE WHEATLE

[Hu]fband of MARY

[WH]EATLE he departed

[T]his life the 17th day of

November Anno Dom

1709 in the 79th Year

of his age

A10

TO

The Memory of

 

Jas Hickling Ser Son

of JAS and [          ] HICKLING

who died July 24[th] 1794

[AGED] 9 weeks

 

Also [      ] JAS Hickling

Junr who died Octr 27

1795 AGED 5 Months

 

[Also]

THOS HICKLING who

Died JANY 21 1797

AGED 9 Months

A11

Here Lieth ye body [of]

Robert Kilborn Son of

Thomas Kilborn by An[n]

His wife who Departed

This Life Febuary ye 21st 1721

In ye 6th Year of his Age

A12

IN LOVING MEMORY OF

WILLIAM HAND

WHO DIED APRIL 22 1877

AGED 34 YEARS

 

FAREWELL MY WIFE AND CHILD SO DEAR

I AM NOT DEAD BUT SLEEPING HERE

 

ALSO OF GEORGE SON OF

WILLIAM & ELIZABETH HAND

WHO DIED JAN 30TH 1871

AGED 2 YEARS AND 7 MONTHS

 

GONE TO BE WITH JESUS

A13

IN

LOVING MEMORY

OF

JOHN BAILEY

BORN AT IBSTOCK APRIL 24

1850

DIED AT SILEBY DEC 21

1877

 

“WHOM THE LORD LOVETH HE CHASTENETH”

A14

BADLY WEATHERED & INDECIPHERABLE

A15

IN

AFFECTIONATE

REMEMBRANCE OF

ELIZABETH ANN

THE ONLY AND

BELOVED DAUGHTER OF

THOMAS & MARGRETT

 

(Rest of inscription is under the ground)

A16

IN LOV[I]NG MEMORY

ABRAH[AM] [S]TIRK

[W]AS [BORN] ON NOVE[M]B[ER] 20TH 1[8]21,

[DIED ON] FE[BRU]A[RY] 14TH 1867

 

ANN [C]ON[ST]AN[C]E STIRK

WA[S] [BO]R[N] O[N] AU[G]U[ST] 26TH 18[2]4,

[D]IED [O]N [D]E[C]EMBER 15TH 1881

A17

NO LETTERING ON DAMAGED MONUMENT

 

B1

 

HERE

lieth interred ye Body

of Richard Church

of Osgathorp

[wh]o departed this Life

the 30th of June 1736

Aged 16 Weeks

 

 

 

B2

 

​HERE

lieth the Body of

John Shuttlewood

Who departed this Life

July the 18th

In ye Year of our Lord God

MDCCLVIII

Aged LXIV

 

Death is a Path that must be trod

If Man wou’d ever pafs to GOD

From Pain the pious soul it free’s

And leads to joyful Peace & Ease

 

W.C.

 

 

 

B3

 

 

HERE

lieth interr’d the Body of

MATTHEW SIMPSON

Son of MATTHEW SIMPSON

By Margaret his Wife

He departed this Life

November the 22d

[In t]he Year of our LORD 1750

[In] the 23d Year of his Age

 

[Dea]th is the painful Way that all must [ ]each

Joyful to them that are by Virtue [    ] ;

Then grieve not Friend becaufe dy’d fo foon :

Mat Parents dear my Time was fhort you fee

So live and die that you may reft with me

 

W.C.

B4

 

 

 Sacred

To the Memory of

 

                             MARIA

                                        THE WIFE OF

 W.W. RASTALL           W.W.RASTALL

DIED OCTR 1ST           The Daughter of

                     1847                     Thos and Mary Ofwin

 AGED 44 YEARS           of this Place who 

                                              Died Feby 25th 1835

                                    Aged 26 Years

 

O cruel Death that wo             Under this Stone doth lie,

uld no longer spare                     bereav’d of life     

A tender father, and a             An indulgent Mother and

friend sincere                          a tender Wife ;

Great is the los to tho            A kind relation, and en-  

se he left behind.                       dearing Friend   

But he we hope immor           Belov’d in life, lamented   

tal joys will find                        at her end          

 

Also Mary Daughter of the above

Who Died May 31st 1835 Aged 11 Months

 

   J WITTINGTON        /        W.W.RASTALL, Sileby

 

 

 

B5

 

HERE

 

              lie the Remains of                 lie the Remains of          

         MARY the Wife of                 Willm Henson Senr    

        WILLIAM HENSON                                                       

        who departed this Life               He departed this lif[e]    

        January 3th 1800                                               

 

(Rest of inscription is under the ground)

 

 

 

 

 

B6

 

TO

THE MEMORY OF

ELIZABETH

THE BELOVED AND

AFFECTIONATE WIFE, OF

JOSEPH MORRIS

WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE

OF THE 4TH OF DECBR

1847

AGED 41 YEARS

 

Tho lost to sight ;

To memory dear :

 

Walpole  Lo’bro’

 

 

 

 

B7

 

 

Here lieth y[e] Body of [John ?]

Chamberlin who departed

This life Febr ye 6th 1726

In ye 82 year of his Ag[e]

Here lieth Alfo ye Body of

Alice his wife who departed

This life June the 27th 1726

Aged About 81

 

 

 

 

B8

 

 

[                                                                  ]

John [                                                         ]

Mary Gibfon [                                           ]

Departed this Lif[e] 

April the 27th 1697

 

 

 

 

B9

 

 

Here lieth the Bo[dy]

 

of George Wheatly the Son of

Willm and Sarah Wheatly

Who died ye 29th of March 1732

In the 26th Year of his Age

 

Repent in time do not delay

Death in my Prime call’d me away

 

 

 

 

 B10

 

 

[Here li]eth ye Bo[dy] of Thom

[Fer]remen who was ye fon

of Robeard Ferremen and

Elizabeth his wife Who

Departed this life Novem[ber]

ye 5th Anno Domini 17[  ]

in ye 42nd year of his [Age]

 

 

 

 

B11

 

 

E. C.

 

1859

C1

 

 

Beneath

Are deposited the Remains of

 

        JOSH STANLEY            :        (Right Panel Blank)        

     who departed             :                                         

this mortal Life              :                                        

the 3d day of Augt             :                                            

        1813                      :                                     

              Aged 54 Years              :                                                    

 

You readers all both old and young

Your time on earth will not be long;

For death will come & die ye must

And like to me return to dust.

 

WINFIELD  WIMESWOLD

 

 

 

C2

 

 

ERECTED

To the Memory of

 

     James Condon       :        Sarah Relict of     

        who departed this      :        JAMES CONDON      

            Life Sept: 18th       :        who departed this       

                       1788               :        Life March 12th 1822     

            Aged 42 Years      :        Aged 70 Years            

Farewell vain world I must be gone        Be ye therefore ready        

    Thou art no home nor rest for me.          also for the Son of Man        

           I’ll take my staff and travel on                 cometh at an hour when             

Till I a better world can see                     ye think not                      

What faults you know of me take care to shun

Look but at home theirs something to be done

 

PECK

LOUGHBRO’

 

 

C3

 

IN

AFFECTIONATE REMEMBRANCE

OF

John Condon

WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE

APRIL 26TH 1868

Aged 44 Years

 

A LOVING husband, a faithful friend,

And a kind parent to the end.

 

ALSO

Hannah Jane

DAUGHTER OF THE ABOVE

WHO DIED MARCH 9TH 1871

Aged 7 Years

 

Suffer little children to come

unto me, and forbid them not

 

BASS

 

 

 

C4

 

 

 Sacred

TO THE MEMORY OF

 

         THOMAS HENSON      :       REBECCA HENSON      

WHO DEPARTED          :       THE WIFE OF        

          THIS LIFE                       :       THOMAS HENSON       

  ON THE 4TH DAY OF     :       WHO DEPARTED      

 FEBRUARY                     :       THIS LIFE               

        1841 ;                                 :       JUNE 21ST                      

AGED 90 YEARS            :       1832 ;                         

                                             :       AGED 73 YEARS      

 

BARRAND    LEICESTER

 

 

 

C5

 

 

In Memory

[M]ARGARET the Wife of

[J]ohn Marfhall

She departed this Life

January the 31st 1779

Aged 74 Years

 

Stay Pafsenger, and view thy Fate,

Stand and compofe thy Mind ;

Death’s no regard to Rank or State,

Thou is but one Step behind.

 

Alfo of the above faid

JOHN MARSHALL

he departed this Life July

the 4th 1784 Aged 66 Years

 

J.W.

 

 

 

C6

 

 

Here

lyeth the Body of

Rebecca the Daughter of

John and Mary Henfon

Who departed this Life

May the 31st 1747

In the 3d Year of her Age

 

Like Bird of Prey, Death Snatcht away

This harmlefs Dove,

Whose Soul fo pure Is now fecure,

In Heaven above.

 

W. Charles  Sculp.

 

 

 

C7

 

 

HERE

lie interr’d the Bodies of

CAUNT KENDALL

and MARY his Wife

He departed this Life

January the 23d 1758

AGED LXXVI

& She died Nov ye 25th 1760

Aged LXXXI

 

[           ]t mean these Tombs and letter’d Stones

[            ] rotting flesh, and mouldring Bones

[             ] tell you we fhall rife again

(the rest of the inscription is underground)

 

 

 

C8

 

 

 I.H.S

Sacred

TO THE MEMORY OF

 

THOS PALMER,           :       WILLM PALMER   

     WHO DIED AUGST 9TH   :       WHO DIED AUGST 15TH

                    1867                     :                    1865                     

         AGED 81 YEARS          :       AGED 77 YEARS            

 

 Job 7.10                                               Job 14.10  

    He shall return no more to                Man dieth and wasteth away  

  his house, neither shall his place                yea man giveth up the ghost         

   know him any more.               And where is he.          

 

SWAIN

 

 

 

C9

 

 

RESPICE                               FINEM

 

HERE

lieth interr’d ye Body of Alice

the Wife of

WILLIAM KILBORN

Who departed this Life

November the 11th

In the Year of our Lord 1749

And the 38th Year of her Age

 

GOD brought down my Strength in my

Journey and Shortned my Days   PS CII 28

 

O Had the Number of her Days

Been as compleat as was her Praife

Happy and pleas’d with fuch a Store

Her dearest Friend had wifhed no more.

 

W. Charles  Sculpfit

 

 

 

C10

 

A Memorial of

SARAH Relict of

John Smith

who resigned this Life

December 26th 1799 :

Aged 54 Years

 

ALSO

SAMUEL Son of

JOHN and SARAH SMITH

who died

on the 27th of June 1793

Aged 16 Years

 

Here kind Spectator turn thy wand’ring Eye

Lo deep in silent Slumbers now we lie.

When Heav’ns high will required our fleeting Breath

Compos’d we met the awful stroke of Death.

 

Pollard Quorn

 

 

 

C11

 

 

Sacred

To the Memory of

AMEY, WIFE OF

Blay Stableford

And Daughter of

JOSEPH & MARY MORRIS

Who died March 14th 1852

AGED 46 YEARS

 

Watch therefore, for ye

know not what hour your

Lord doth come

 

 

 

C12

 

 

HERE

Lieth Interred the Body of

ELIZABETH SMITH

The Wife of

Daniel Smith who

Departed this Life the 16th

day of  October 1755

 

­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­

 

 

C13

 

 

HERE

lie interr’d ye Bodies of

JOHN KENDALL

and MARY his Wife

he departed this Life

June the 3d 1731

In the 44th Year of his Age

She died April ye 28th

1760 In her 61 Year

 

W. Charles  Sculp:

 

­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­

 

 

C14

 

Here lieth ye body o[f]

Matthew pearfson Gen[t]

Who Departed this

Life May the 26th in ye

81st Year of his Age

Anno Domini 1714

 

D1

           

 

Sacred                 :                  Sacred

to the Memory of       :        to the Memory of

      JOHN CONDON      :        HANNAH, Relict of

      who departed this life      :        JOHN CONDON          

on the 17th of Decr 1820      :        she departed this Life   

In the 61st Year of his age      :        on the 31st of July 1821 ;  

                                      :        Aged 48 Years       

         

  He placed his whole depen-          :                                                           

  dance on the Blood of Christ       :       She was a Wife of strict Fidel- 

   for the pardon of his Sins ;        :       ity, a tender Mother; a social 

    and was supported through         :       Companion : and a Sinner        

 a painful illness by the Faith         :       saved by the Grace of our        

               and Hope of the Gospel       :      LORD JESUS CHRIST                

 

Children farewell, to you we bid adieu,

What in our power lay we did for you,

The Lord we trust will for you now provide,

And be to you an everlasting guide.

 

Woolerton  Rearsby

 

 

 

D2

 

 

Carpe Diem

 

Here                  :               Also

           Lieth the Body of          :       HERE lie the Bodies of

         Joshua Son of          :       Jofhua Laxton       

          Jofhua Laxton         :       and Mary his Wife 

         by MARY his Wife          :       He departed this Life    

       He departed this Life          :       Decmber the 24th 1771    

 November 23d 1754          :       Aged 54 Years         

        In the 14th Yr of his Age          :       and She died Novr ye 14th    

                                                :       1773 Aged 61 Years      

 

 

   Young men prepare yourfelves to Die   :   Mourn not Children for our Decease

       For Life is fhort and Death is nigh.  : We hope wth Chrift we’ve made our Peace 

[            ] in Time make no Delay      :        Life is uncertain Death is sure

 

(the rest of the inscription is underground)

 

 

 

 D3

 

 

Sacred

TO THE MEMORY OF

ELIZA, WIFE OF

John Condon

WHO DIED MARCH 19TH 1859

Aged 34 Years

 

ALSO

LUCY DAUGHTER OF THE ABOVE

WHO DIED JULY 16TH 1857 :

AGED 1 YEAR

 

Let my remembrance often creep

Across thy mind; but do not weep

But go; so live, thy death may be

Such as no friend need weep for thee

 

 

 

D4

 

 

Erected

TO THE MEMORY OF

William Condon

WHO WAS FOR TWENTY YEARS

SUPERINTENDANT

IN THE LEICESTERSHIRE COUNTY

CONSTABULARY

he died on the 22nd Augst 1859

AGED 54 YEARS

 

Nevertheless not my will but thine

be done

 

WARD LESTR

 

 

 

D5

 

 

Sacred

TO THE MEMORY OF

MARY

The Wife of

JOHN SHARP WHO

Died April 4th 1836

Aged 42 Years

 

She was a loving Wife and Mother dear,

And to her Husband faithful and sincere ;

Her days she spent in sorrow grief & pain,

But hoping Joys immortal to obtain

 

 

 

 

D6

 

 

 (Cartouche)

 

Behold he

Cometh wi[  ]

L[  ]ds  And

Every eye

fhall [  ]e him

R[     ]  [  ]17

 

                                 all                 The Trumpets shall sound

                must                And the ded shall

     Die                 be Praifed

 

 (Inscription)

 

HERE

are interr’d the Remains of

Mary the wife of

Thomas Knight

 

She departed this Life Jan 31 1789

Aged 23 Years

 

 

 

D7

 

 

IN