The Registers of the Parish Church of Adel: In the County of York, from 1606 to 1812; and Monumental Inscriptions, Volume 5

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George Denison Lumb
John Whitehead and son, printers, 1895 - Epitaphs - 231 pages
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Page 211 - The boast of heraldry, the pomp of pow'r, And all that beauty, all that wealth e'er gave, Awaits alike th
Page 211 - THIS modest stone, what few vain marbles can, May truly say, * Here lies an honest man :' A poet, bless'd beyond the poet's fate, Whom Heaven kept sacred from the proud and great Foe to loud praise, and friend to learned ease, Content with science in the vale of peace. Calmly he look'd on either life, and here Saw nothing to regret, or there to fear ; From nature's...
Page 29 - ¿1,193 i2J. 4<¿, by Patent dated 28th Nov., 42 Eliz. The manor and lands were to be held of the Crown in capite by the service of the 4pth part of a Knight's fee, and the Advowson as of the Honour of Hampton Court by military service, to wit, by the service of the 4Oth part of one Knight's fee, and not in capite.
Page 81 - Angón] erne, about the year 1772, leaving an only child Lydia, who married a Mr. de Medalle, and is supposed to have perished in the French Revolution of 1790.
Page 40 - Interr'd among the Dust Below. Who forty years and more Was Sheriff, now is Heaven's Store : Was fresh and Understanding too At 86, as those that woo. When Death with crooked Syth and Glass Set out the Bounds he should not pass. Saintlike his sickness, and his Death Admir'd by all j His parting Breath So Sweet as might perfume this Earth. Doubtless that Spotless Soul of his Is gone into Eternal Bliss. Obiii 25 Martii, Anno Salutis 1694.
Page 207 - January the 24"', 1797, aged 65 years. Here lies the Body of Robert Midgley, of Cookridge, son of the late Benjamin and Jane Midgley, who died August 25th, 1791, aged 38 years. Also Jane, daughter of the above Robert, who died in her infancy. Also here lies interred the Body of John Maud, who died 6th Jan>', 1831, aged 94 years. Also of Grace, wife of William Newsom, who died May 8th, 1836, aged 31 years. Also of Ann their daughter, who died in her infancy.
Page 40 - Soc.. 1 957). 33 SL Ollard and PC Walker, Archbishop Herring's Visitation Returns, 5 vols (Yorks. Arch. Soc., 1928-31). 34 Ibid. ii, p. 175. 35 Ibid. ii, p. 174. 36 Ibid. ii, p. 55. 37 Ibid. ii, p. 34. 38 Ibid. ii, pp. 45-6. 39 RS Ferguson, Miscellany Accounts of the Diocese of Carlisle . . . by William Nicolson, late Bishop . . . (Cumb. and Westmorland Antiq. and Arch. Soc., 1877), p. 80. 40 Ibid. p. 112. 41 Ibid. p. 89. 42 Historv of Education Societv Bulletin, No.
Page 3 - Rott, sonne of Elizabeth Armitedge, a Bastard. ,, 22. Elizabeth, daughter of Henry Cawthrey, of ardington. Jan. 9. William, sonne of ffrauncis Hutchinsonn. ,, 26. Anne, daughter of John Cawthrey. Feb. 15. Ellin, daughter of Rich. Saxton. Baptisms Anno Dni. 1612. May 3. ffrauncis, daughter of Cristopher North. ,, 26. Mary, daughter of Mr. Root Tomson.1 June 29. Mary, the daughter of Edmond Watson. July 7. John, sonne of John Dawson. ,, 19. Martha, daughter of ffrauncis Midgley. Aug.
Page 165 - Tate x husbandman, and Mary Farnhill x spinster, both of Adel. Witns.: William Farnill, T. Mawson. ,, 21. James Rollinson, of Pannal, miller, and Grace Mawson x of Adel, spinster. Witns. : Pheabe Goodall, T. Mawson. 1801 Jan. 21. James Land, of Weston, farmer, and Elizabeth Dixon, of Adel, spinster. Licence. Witns. : Samuel Burnell, Joseph Land. ,, 29. Thomas England x husbandman, and Elizabeth Wilson x spinster, both of Adel. Witns.: Matthew Smith, Mary Mawson x June 1.
Page 117 - Grace Matthews, in this Parish. Banns. Marriages, 1741. Aug. ... 17. Saml. Ingham & Elizabeth Kitching, both in this Parish. Banns. 24. 1Bullen Knight & Ann Robinson, both of ye Parish of Otley. License. Sep. ... 24. John Lee, of this Parish, & Mary Webster, of Leeds Parish. License. Oct. ... 13. John Gill and Susan Ray, both in this Parish. Banns. 29. Willm Ward and Mary Dixon, both in this Parish. Banns. Marriages, 1742.

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