John Palfreyman - St Leonard - Monyash, Derbyshire
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N 53° 11.704 W 001° 46.485
30U E 581854 N 5894672
Quick Description: Coat of arms on a memorial to John Palfreyman (d. 1808) in St Leonard's church, Monyash.
Location: East Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 10/5/2022 12:50:57 PM
Waymark Code: WM16TW9
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine
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Long Description:
Coat of arms on a memorial to John Palfreyman (d. 1808) in St Leonard's church, Monyash.

The inscription reads -
TO THE MEMORY OF
JOHN PALFREYMAN,
HUSBAND OF ESTHER PALFREYMAN
MENTIONED ON THE ADJOINING MONUMENT
WHO DIED XXX JANUARY MDCCCVIII
AGED LXVI YEARS
AND OF
ESTHER THEIR ELDEST CHILD,
WHO DIED VII FEBRUARY MDCCCXIX AGED LII
LET THE ETERNAL LORD BE PRAISED
THE ROCK ON WHOSE DEFENCE I REST
O'ER HIGHEST HEAV'NS HIS NAME BE RAIS'D
WHO' ME WITH HIS SALVATION BLESS'D

HERE LIE THE REMAINS OF
THOMASINA PALFREYMAN
OF CRAG HALL IN THE COUNTY OF CHESTER
WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE XXIX DECEMBER MDCCCXXIII,
AGED XLVII YEARS
FAREWELL CONFLICTING HOPES AND FEARS
WHERE LIGHTS AND SHADES ALTERNATE DWELL!
HOW BRIGHT THE UNCHANGING MORN APPEARS
FAREWELL; INCONSISTENT WORLD! FAREWELL!

ALSO OF ELIZABETH PALFREYMAN, OF CRAG HALL
WHO DIED 18th SEPTEMBER 1826; AGED 49 YEARS


The adjacent memorial also bears the same coat of arms. The inscription reads -
TO THE MEMORY OF
GEORGE PALFRE[Y]MAN
OF SHEEN-HOUSE, STAFFORDSHIRE
WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE
APRIL 26 1774, AGED 53 YEARS
AND OF ESTHER HIS WIFE,
WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE
OCTOBER 4 1764, AGED 56 YEARS
ALSO OF GEORGE THEIR SON,
WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE
APRIL 2 1759, AGED 11 YEARS.
ALSO OF ESTHER
THE WIFE OF JOHN PALFRE[Y]MAN
THEIR SON, OF SHEEN-HOUSE,
WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE
SEPTEMBER 10 1795, AGED 52 YEARS.
AND OF RICHARD, SON OF
JOHN & ESTHER PALFREYMAN,
WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE NOV 5 1806
AGED 29. watson. sculp.
Bearer of Coat of Arms: Burgher (used by famous commoner)

Full name of the bearer: John Palfreyman

Where is Coat of Arms installed (short description) ?:
north transept


Material / Design: Stone

Blazon (heraldic description):
Az a lion rampant sa


Address:
St Leonard
Church Street
Monyash
Derbyshire
England
DE45 1JH


Web page about the structure where is Coat of Arms installed (if exists): [Web Link]

Web page about the bearer of Coat of Arms (if exists): Not listed

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