Cundall Family Tree

Isabel Pickersgill (1761 - 1802)


Isabel Pickersgill was born around 1761 in Greygarth, Dallowgill, Kirkby Malzeard, near Ripon, North Yorkshire.

Isabel married John Calvert on Sunday 21 March 1779 in Kirkby Malzeard, near Ripon, North Yorkshire.
The witnesses at the marriage were John Wells and John Buckle.

She had the following children from her marriage to John Calvert:

- William Calvert

Isabel died when she was 41 years old, on Thursday 5 August 1802.  

Her gravestone has the following inscription:

In Memory Of
Isabel wife of John Calvert
of Skellgill who died August 5th
1802, Aged 41 Years
The above named John Calvert
who died at Grantley
October 26th 1846 Aged 88 Years
Also John Calvert, son of
William Calvert of Skellgill
who died July 27th 1853 Aged 22 years
This lovely bud so young and fair
Call'd hence by early doom
Just came to show how sweet a flower
In Paradise would bloom

Notes - Sources of information:
1. Her details and the photo of the gravestone was provided by Carol Metcalfe.
If anyone is interested in further information about the following families in this area of the country please
email Carol Metcalfe - Burrill, Cundall, Umpleby, Chandler, King, Ascough, Metcalfe.