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Church of St Peter Ad Vincula

A Grade I Listed Building in Combe Martin, Devon

St Peter ad Vincula: inscription from the memorial to Judith (nee Newman), d.1634

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Memoriae Amoris Sacrum
Here lyeth the body of Judith first the wyfe of William Hancock Lord of this mannor by whome she had issue John & Ann, after the wyfe of Thomas Ivatt Es(q) some tymes His Ma(jes)t's printcipail sercher in the Port of London at whose cost this monument was erected. Shee had issue by him Thomas & Judith Ivatt. Shee departed this life May 28 1634 A(nn)o Aetatis 26. Solus Christus mihi salus

Grace meekenes love religion modistye
Seem'd in this mirrour of her sex to dye
For hir soule's lover in hir lyfe did give
To hir as many vertues as could live
And thus full beutifyed by heavenly arte
Earth claim'd hir body Heaven hir better parte

Uploaded by Tim on 21 July 2022


Photo ID: 303798
Building ID: 101106799
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