Mary Farndale, daughter
of William & Mary
Farndale (FAR00183) baptised, Brotton,
9 October 1796.
www.birdsinthetree.com indicates DOB 24 July 1796
(Brotton PR & IGI)
Mary Farndale of Kilton aged 21, buried, 2 Aug 1817. (Therefore born
Note from letter from EM Hall; ‘Mary Farndale, sister of George Farndale died at Easby
Hall in 1817 aged 21 while staying with her brother. A teapot with her name
and a verse on it, given her by sea captain friend who was lost at sea,
recalls her memory. George was the eldest son of William and Mary Farndale of
Kilton Hall and was born on 1st December 1789’.
Gravestone Old Brotton Churchyard;
‘To the memory of Mary the daughter of William and Mary
Farndale who died 31st July 1817 aged 21 years. Also Elizabeth their daughter
who died 17th May 1822 aged 18 years.
‘Mourn not dear friends
of my decease,
For we with
Christ have made our peace,
Repent in time,
make no delay,
In bloom of life
were called away.’