Family History Notebook

Ann Usher

Daughter of Thomas Usher and Jane Simpson(?), baptised on the 2nd of April 1820 at Distington, Cumberland

Married Isaac Turner, farmer of Low Hall Hensingham, in 1845

Children

None known

Died on the 26th of June 1846

Notes

1    Probably the Ann Usher (1820-1846) who married Isaac Turner, farmer of Low Hall Hensingham, in 1845 (Whitehaven Dec 1845 25 185). Information from David Stone July 2011.

2    Memorial inscription in the old St John's churchyard, Hensingham :-

To the memory

of

Thomas Usher who departed this life

August the 17th 1859, aged 72 years

Jane the wife of Thomas Usher

who died December 15th 1853 aged 76 years Ann the wife of Isaac Turner and daughter of Thomas and Jane Usher who died June 26th 1846 aged 26 years

 

Affliction sore long time she bore

Physicians were in vain

Till God did please to give her ease

And free her from her pain

3   Memorial in Cleator churchyard, St Leonard's:

>

> Sacred

> [.]+ the memory of

> Joseph Turner

> of Low (House)?

> who departed this life Octr [7.][1.] 1830

> aged [56.]0 years

> Also Ann (his)? wife who died

> of High (Walton)? (March)? 28th 186[6.]

> aged 79 years

> [-- doggerel hard to read --]

> Also of Joseph their son who

> died August 6th 1846 aged [3.][3.] years

> also James their son who died

> May [7.]th 1848 aged 37 years

> Also Anne the daughter of James

> and Ann Turner who died in

> her infancy

>

> On reverse:

>

> In memory of

> Isaac Turner of Low Hall

> who departed this life December 26th

> 1859 aged 39 years

>

> (My notation: e.g. [56.] means a digit probably 5 or 6 but might

> perhaps be anything)