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Biography of Thomas Banks 1735-1805
On 19 Mar 1791 Penelope Boothby 1785-1791 (5) died at Ashbourne Hall, Ashbourne, Derbyshire . She was buried in St Oswalds Church, Ashbourne, Derbyshire . Sculpted by Thomas Banks 1735-1805 (55) . Her epitaph reads She was in form and intellect most exquisite. The unfortunate Parents ventured their all on this frail Bark. And the wreck was total.