NORTH STAFFS BRANCH OF THE CLASSICAL ASSOCIATION


The picture below is from St John the Baptist, Ashley, and the suggested entry is also given.
Dedication, St John the Baptist, Ashley - Photo İ Andy Fear July 2006

Orate pro animabus

Hugonis Francisci Meynell Ingram de
Hoar Cross in hoc comitatu et Temple
Newsam in comitatu Eboracensi filii Hugonis
Caroli Meynell Ingram
et Georgianĉ uxoris
ejus, qui obdormivit (xxvjo dv+ Maii), A[nno].S[alutis].
mdccclxxj : Et uxoris ejusdem Hugonis Francisci
Ĉmiliĉ Carlottĉ Meynell Ingram, Caroli, jI
vicecomitis Halifax, et Mariĉ filiĉ Caroli, ijI
comitis Grey, eq[uitis] : gar :[terii] uxoris ejus filiĉ, quĉ
obdormivit [xxjo die Decembris] * A[nno].S[alutis]. mcmiv
quorum animabus misereatur Deus.

Pray for the souls of

Hugo Francis Meynell Ingram of
Hoar Cross in this county and Temple
Newsam in the county of York the son of Hugo
Charles Meynell Ingram
and of Georgiana his wife,
who fell asleep (the 26th day of May) in the Year of Salvation
1871 : And of the wife of the same Hugo Francis
Emily Charlotte Meynell Ingram, daughter of Charles, 1st Viscount Halifax, and of Mary daughter of Charles, 2nd Earl Grey**, K.G. his wife, who
fell asleep [the 21st day of December]* in the Year of Salvation 1904
on whose souls may God have mercy.

+ We do not understand this form, "dv", where "die" appears to be meant.
* This pair of square brackets are part of the text, not an editorial addition.
** i.e. Grey the Prime Minister.


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