Memorial: M5583

Gravestone formerly at St Mary’s Church, Whitby commemorating Isaac Woodhouse d. 1787 and his son Andrew d. 1777 off Greenland

Location

St Mary's Church, Whitby, North Yorkshire, England

Transcript

'To / the memory of / ISAAC WOODHOUSE / Master Mariner who was interred / at Newcastle November 25th 1787 / aged 67 years / and ANNE his wife interred here / July 17th 1800 aged 77 years / also ANDREW their son who was / drowned in the Greenland seas / April 16th 1777 aged 19 years / Likewise seven children who died / in their minority / also HUTCHINSON their daughter / who died Dec 4th 1844 aged 78 years'

Details

People

Woodhouse, Isaac
Age: 67
Date of Death: 25/11/1787
Cause of Death: Unknown/None
Rank / Occupation: Master Mariner
Organisation:
Woodhouse, Andrew
Age: 19
Date of Death: 16/4/1777
Cause of Death: Maritime accident
Rank / Occupation: Whaler
Organisation:

Extra

Notes: Recorded in 1877 now lost through coastal erosion.

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