South Petherwin, St Paternus

s6. South aisle 1

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
The widow’s mite
Tracery subject
ΙΗΣΟΥΣ ΧΡΙΣΤΟΣ (Jesus Christ) abbreviation
Donor
Thomas Wise of Linnick, farmer and churchwarden, died
Dedicatee
  1. Priscilla Wise, first wife of Thomas Wise, died
  2. Elizabeth Kinsman Warne Wise, daughter of Wayne Raddall of Hornacott, South Petherwin, widow of Mr Pearse, second wife of Thomas Wise, died
Notes
  1. Marriage of Thomas Wise and Priscilla Harris, Cornwall OPC
  2. Death of Priscilla Wise, Launceston Then
  3. Death of Thomas Wise, Cornish & Devon Post p 4, Launceston Then
  4. Death of Elizabeth Kinsman Warne Wise, Western Morning News p 1 (full name in GRO record)
  5. Donor, dedicatees, insertion from plaque near window. Perhaps window was inserted shortly after death of donor, in memory of first dedicatee only, and then plaque was added after death of second dedicatee.
  6. Maker possibly Drake
  7. Image of plaque (in South Petherwin church history).

She hath done what she could (Mark 14:8).