Scaleby Church

Transcriptions of Tombstones

Scaleby Hall and Brightonflatt Grahams

Third row from church




ERECTED IN MEMORY
OF GEORGE GRAHAM OF SCALEBY WHO
DIED DEC.24th 1772 AGED 68 YEARS
ALSO RICHARD GRAHAM DIED JULY
22nd 1779 AGED 70 YEARS
ALSO ELLENOR HIS WIFE WHO DIED
MARCH 19th 1799, AGED 89 YEARS
ALSO GEORGE THEIR SON OF
SCALEBY HALL DIED JUNE 19th
1802 AGED 62 YEARS
ALSO JOHN SON OF WILLIAM GRAHAM
BRIGHTONFLATT DIED JUNE 20th
1807 AGED 9 YEARS
ALSO MARGARET HIS DAUGHTER
DIED JUNE 24th 1807 AGED 5 YEARS
ALSO WILLIAM OF SCALEBY
HALL, SON OF RICHARD
GRAHAM OF BRIGHTONFLATT
WHO DIED NOV 23rd 1831
AGED 84 YEARS
ALSO ANN WIFE OF THE
ABOVE WILLIAM GRAHAM
WHO DIED SEPT (?) 1839
AGED 79 YEARS



On back of this stone



ALSO OF JOHN GRANDSON OF
WILLIAM GRAHAM, SON OF
JOHN MURRAY OF RIGGHEAD
KIRKLINTON, DIED APRIL 9th
1819, AGED 9 YEARS
ALSO MARGARET, DAUGHTER OF
RICHARD GRAHAM OF BRIGHTONFLATT
DIED JUNE 11th 1827 AGED 82 YEARS



Back row nearest church





IN MEMORY OF
GEORGE
THE SON OF WILLIAM & ANN GRAHAM
OF SCALEBY HALL
WHO DIED AT BRIGHTONFLATT
JUNE 8th 1847 AGED SIXTY YEARS
ALSO OF JOSEPH THEIR SON WHO
WHO DIED JANUARY 13th 1851 AGED 50 YEARS
ALSO OF RICHARD THEIR SON WHO
DIED AT CARLISLE AUGUST 25th 1854
AGED 70 YEARS
ALSO OF ELLENOR MURRAY THEIR
DAUGHTER WHO DIED APRIL 11th
1860 AGED 78 YEARS
ALSO OF WILLIAM THEIR SON
WHO DIED AT BRIGHTONFLATT
JUNE 22nd 1874 IN HIS 83rd YEAR


FORDSIKE GRAHAMS

Tablet inside church




SACRED
TO THE MEMORY OF ANN GRAHAM
DIED APRIL 18th 1788 AGED 80
YEARS, WIFE OF JOHN GRAHAM
WHO DIED MARCH 18th 1805 AGED
87 YEARS
AGNES GRAHAM, WHO DIED OCTOBER
16th 1813 AGED 53 YEARS, WIFE
OF JAMES GRAHAM WHO DIED
MARCH 1st 1836 AGED 73 YEARS
JOHN GRAHAM WHO DIED
AUGUST 12th 1840 AGED 62 YEARS
HUSBAND OF ELIZABETH GRAHAM
WHO DIED JULY 1st 1851
AGED 72 YEARS

All of Fordsyke in the Parish of Scaleby

Sixth row from church


TO THE MEMORY OF
JOHN GRAHAM
OF FORDSIKE WHO DIED MARCH
13th 1805 AGED 87 YEARS
ALSO ANN HIS WIFE DIED
APRIL 18th 1788 AGED 80 YEARS
ALSO HENRY GRANDSON OF
JAMES GRAHAM DIED IN
IN HIS INFANCY, MARCH 28th (1757)?


Fifth row from church


TO THE MEMORY OF
JAMES
SON OF JOHN GRAHAM OF
FORDSIKE WHO DIED JUNE
22nd 1741 AGED 2 YEARS
ALSO JOHN HIS SON
DIED FEBRUARY 23rd 1763
AGED 20 YEARS

["GRAHAM, of Ford-sike, James, son of John Graham, of Ford-sike, died 1741, aged 2, and John, his 2nd son, died 1763, aged 20. Ann dau. of John Graham of Ford-sike, was baptised at Kirklinton. 1765. Arms ...on a chief ...three escallops....Crest. A hand cuffed at the wrist, and holding a sword (Gravestone. Scaleby churchyard"]

Hudleston, C. Roy. Cumberland Families and Heraldry.p.134.


Fourth row from church

ERECTED
IN MEMORY OF JAMES GRAHAM
OF FORDSIKE WHO DIED MARCH
1st 1826 AGED 79 YEARS
ALSO JOHN HIS SON WHO DIED
AT FORDSIKE AUGUST 12th 1840
AGED 62 years
ALSO OF ELIZABETH GRAHAM
WIFE OF THE ABOVE NAMED
JOHN GRAHAM WHO DIED
JULY 1st 1851 AGED
76 YEARS

Front row


IN MEMORY OF MARY THE
WIFE OF THOMAS GRAHAM
AND ELDEST DAUGHTER
OF WILLIAM AND ANN ROBLEY
CASTLE CARROCK, WHO DIED
AT SCALEBY HALL, JANUARY
31st 1852 AGED (?) YEARS


IN LOVING MEMORY
OF JOHN STANWIX
OF FORDSIKE WHO DIED
JANUARY 4th 1845
AGED 81 YEARS

There is also a Vault alongside this stone, but so perished I cannot read any inscription. (Note by transcriber)


Transcribed, about 1950, by Clara Scott, daughter of Ellen Graham