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After 24 Mar 1619 Robert Rich 1st Earl Warwick 1559-1619 was buried at St Lawrence's Church, Snarford. Elizabethan Period. Unusual head and shoulder portrait sculpture of deceased full face, with a profile of his wife Frances Wray Countess Warwick -1634 behind, set in a circular Medallion. To either side are pelleted Pilasters supporting an Entablature with scrolled Cartouche of arms and flanked by heraldic supporters. The whole is painted and gilded and beneath is a panel containing an inscribed poem. Above his Arms implaled with hers. His are quartered 1&4 Rich Arms 2&3 Unknown, hers quartered 1&4 Wray 2&3 Unknown.
On 01 Jan 1741 Peregrine Bertie 2nd Duke Ancaster and Kesteven 1686-1741 (54) died.
His Son Peregrine Bertie 3rd Duke Ancaster and Kesteven 1714-1778 (27) succeeded 3rd Duke Ancaster and Kesteven, 3rd Marquess Lindsay, 6th Earl Lindsey, 19th Baron Willoughby Eresby. Mary Panton Duchess Ancaster and Kesteven -1793 by marriage Duchess Ancaster and Kesteven.
Monument in the Church of St Michael and All Angels, Edenham, South Kesteven. Flat Obelisk before which stands life sized carving of the deceased leaning on an Urn, in Roman dress, a putto holding a Medallion of the Duchess Jane Brownlow Duchess Ancaster and Kesteven -1736.
On 16 May 1758 George Lynn 1707-1758 (51) died. Monument in the Church of St Mary, Southwick attributed to Louis-Francois Roubiliac Sculptor 1702-1762 (55). Grey and white marble with oval Medallion of deceased suspended from broad flat Obelisk; drapery below and seated female figure to right, leaning against Urn.
On 06 Sep 1776 James Lenox Dutton 1713-1776 (63) died. He was buried at Church of Saint Mary Magdalene, Sherborne. Monument to James Lenox Dutton 1713-1776 (63) and his second wife Jane Bond -1776 sculpted by Richard "The Elder" Westmacott 1747-1808 (29) in 1791. Remarkble for the quality of the carving and the stone (probably Carrara Marble) and the skeleton. Believed to be called Immortality Trampling Death. Life-sized angel leans on a Medallion with profiles of the deceased, underfoot a prostrate skeleton (representing death).
St Andrew's Church, Denton. In ashlar. The latin raised letter inscription is set in an egg and dart surround, flanked by Ionic Pilasters and free standing Composite fluted columns, supporting a Pediment containing a pair of naked female figures holding hour glasses leaning on a skull. The frieze is decorated with Medallions. The reclining figure of the deceased his prayer book in hand lies on a half rolled up mattress on a tomb chest on which are portrayed his wife and 6 children, all named in raised letters.