Madron, St Madern

s4. South Chapel south 2

Entries in grey are not obtained from documentary evidence, but are inferred from content, context, etc.

Date of manufacture and insertion
Number of lights
3
Maker
Not known
Main subject
  1. Elijah raising the son of the widow of Zarephath.
  2. Christ rising from the tomb.
  3. Christ conversing with Martha at the grave of Lazarus.
Tracery subject
Pelican in its Piety : Lamb on Cross
Donor
Wilmot Robyns, wife of dedicatee
Dedicatee
Maj Gen John Robyns, KH, of Clarence Place, Penzance, died .
Notes
  1. Death of dedicatee, Cornish Telegraph p 3, Royal Cornwall Gazette p 5.
  2. Insertion, donor, dedicatee, subjects Royal Cornwall Gazette p 5, Cornish Telegraph p 3.
  3. J Polsue, A Complete Parochial History of the County of Cornwall, vol III p 211. William Lake, Truro, cites south aisle Resurrection donor Wilmot Robyns, dedicatee Major General Robyns, died [should be ] - memorial brass at floor level.
  4. Dedicatee of Penzance, St Paul, North aisle 2 (Jane Wilmot Malone, née Robyns) is probably the daughter (and only child) of donor and dedicatee of this window.