Memorial: M6530

Memorial at Menheniot¬†to Captain John Richards Lapenotiere RN, HMS ‘Pickle’, d. 1834

Location

Menheniot, Cornwall, England

Transcript

'SACRED TO THE MEMORY OF / M A LAPENOTIERE / WIFE OF /CAPTAIN JOHN RICHARDS LAPENOTIERE / WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE / THE 1[?] OF JULY 1833 / AGED 55 / ALSO / OF JOHN RICHARDS LAPENOTIERE / HER HUSBAND / WHO DEPARTED THIS LIFE / THE 19TH OF JANUARY 1834 / AGED 63 YEARS / ALSO OF THOMAS / THE YOUNGEST SON OF THE ABOVE / WHO DIED NOVEMBER 12TH / 1876 AGED 64.'

Details

Type: Table tomb
Position: Churchyard
Vessel: HMS Pickle

Event

Battle of Trafalgar

Event Date

1805

Event Category

1803-1815 Napoleonic War

People

Lapenotiere, John Richards
Age: 63
Date of Death: 19/1/1824
Cause of Death: unknown
Rank / Occupation: Captain
Organisation: Royal Navy

Extra

Bibliography: Colin White and the 1805 Club 'The Trafalgar Captains' p. 91.