Cumpston Research

Margaret COMPSTON born c 1816 died 1836 aged 30 and Robert COMPSTON her father died 1846.

There is a plaque in the Kendal church:

Kendal (W). Sacred memory of Margaret Compston, youngest daughter of Robert Compston, who departed this life December 9th 1846 aged 30 years.

Stranger who e'er thou art respect this stone the name it bears may be to thee unknown as to the world, but it to one was dear or else it never had been sculptur'd here, I will not ask thee for her soul to pray, Pray for thyself & all-& go thy way also of Robert Compston, father of the above, died July 23rd 1848 aged 76.
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Deaths Dec 1846
Compston Margaret   Kendal 25 470
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Deaths Sep 1848
Compston Robert   Kendal 25 293
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ARE THESE RELATED TO ROBERT IN THE TOP YELLOW BOX?

"Westmorland church notes : being the heraldry, epitaphs, and other inscriptions in the thirty-two ancient parish churches and churchyards of that county"

Kendal. 5

BARNES.

(In clerestory window S). Presented by the Rev. Jos. Watkins
Barnes, late Fellow of Trin. Coll., Cam., now Vicar of Kendal, A.D.
MDCccLi. Arms. ar. chevron between 3 roses, gu. on chief of last
Hon passant between 2 clasped books or {Mr. Rushforth),

BARNES, CHAPLIN, BRANTHWAITE, EDMONDSON, BARROW, HUNTER, HODGSON, COMPSTON, BUSHER,

CRAGG, BROCKELBANK, NICHOLSON, MORTON,
BIRKETT, WASHINGTON.

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