History of Edenham South Kesteven

Edenham South Kesteven is in South Kesteven.

Around 1435 Joan Beaumont Baroness Lovel 1435-1466 was born to John Beaumont 1st Viscount Beaumont 1409-1460 (25) and Katherine Neville Duchess Norfolk 1400-1483 (35) at Edenham South Kesteven. She a great x 2 granddaughter of King Edward III England.

On 22 Jul 1779 Robert Bertie 4th Duke Ancaster and Kesteven 1756-1779 (22) was buried at Edenham South Kesteven.

Church of St Michael and All Angels Edenham, Edenham South Kesteven, Lincolnshire

After 23 Oct 1642 Robert Bertie 1582 1642 was buried at Church of St Michael and All Angels Edenham.

Before 27 Jun 1641 Unknown Painter. Portrait of Robert Bertie 1582 1642.

After 25 Jul 1666. Church of St Michael and All Angels Edenham. Monument to Montagu Bertie 2nd Earl Lindsey 1608-1666. Two adjacent memorial tablets have moulded base and cornice and are surmounted by the Cartouche of arms and the Ancaster cannon. To the sides are military trophies in high relief and at the base, arms, anchors and helms.[Source: BLB].

After 19 Jan 1686. Church of St Michael and All Angels Edenham. Monument to Richard Bertie 1635-1686. Large swagged and scrolled cartouche surmounted by an urn and cornucupia and bearing two scrolled inscription panels, a shield of arms with palms supported by two putti.[Source: BLB].

In 1708. Albemarle Bertie 1668-1742 (40) erected a monument to members of the Bertie Family in Church of St Michael and All Angels Edenham. A large, semi-circular headed Sideboard Tomb supporting a black Sarcophagus with gadrooned top and lions feet, erected 1738. Commemorates seven members of the Bertie family. The rear has a marble surround with egg and dart moulding and scrolled imposts with Cartouche of arms to the top. Within are seven classical busts, supported on moulded corbels.[Source: BLB].

After 26 Jul 1723. Church of St Michael and All Angels Edenham. Monument to Robert Bertie 1st Duke Ancaster and Kesteven 1660-1723 sculpted by Peter Scheemakers Sculptor 1691-1781 and Henry Cheere 1st Baronet 1703-1781. A Classical Period with Corinthian Capitals supporting open dentilated pediment with garland, urns and putti. Before the Aedicule a rounded Pedestal supports a marble image of the deceased attired as a Roman General.

After 01 Jan 1741. Church of St Michael and All Angels Edenham. Monument to Peregrine Bertie 2nd Duke Ancaster and Kesteven 1686-1741. 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. Sculpted by Louis Francois Roubiliac Sculptor 1702-1762.

In 1751 Andrea Soldi Painter 1703-1771. Portrait of Louis Francois Roubiliac Sculptor 1702-1762.In 1762 Adrien Carpentiers Painter 1713-1778. Portrait of Louis Francois Roubiliac Sculptor 1702-1762.

After 22 Jul 1779. Church of St Michael and All Angels Edenham. Monument to Peregrine Bertie 3rd Duke Ancaster and Kesteven 1714-1778 and Robert Bertie 4th Duke Ancaster and Kesteven 1756-1779. On the south side by Charles Harris Sculptor 1749-1795. Pointed back panel of black marble before which is a carving of the deceased seated in ducal robes, holding a cameo of the Duchess, beside him stands the fourth Duke in Roman dress. The figures are flanked by urns. The base is carved with flutes and paterae and to the centre are bronze plates bearing the memorial inscription.

Around 1760 Joshua Reynolds Painter 1723-1788. Portrait of Peregrine Bertie 3rd Duke Ancaster and Kesteven 1714-1778.

After 29 Jun 1820. Church of St Michael and All Angels Edenham. Monument to Peter Burrell 21st Baron Willoughby de Eresby 1st Baron Gwydyr 1754-1820 sculpted by Joseph Nollekens Sculptor 1737-1823. Freestanding square marble shaft bears a bust.

On 26 Aug 1870 Almeric Drummond Willoughby 23rd Baron Willoughby de Eresby 2nd Baron Gwydyr 1821-1870 (49) died. He was buried at Church of St Michael and All Angels Edenham. His sister Clementina Drummond Willoughby 24th Baroness Willoughby Eresby Baroness Aveland 1809-1888 (60) succeeded 24th Baron Willoughby de Eresby. Gilbert John Heathcote 1st Baron Aveland 1795-1867 (75) by marriage Baron Willoughby de Eresby.

After 13 Nov 1888. Church of St Michael and All Angels Edenham. Monument to Clementina Drummond Willoughby 24th Baroness Willoughby Eresby Baroness Aveland 1809-1888.

After 24 Dec 1910. Church of St Michael and All Angels Edenham. Monument to Gilbert Henry Heathcote Drummond Willoughby 1st Earl Ancaster 1830-1910.

After 1918. Memorial to the Men of Edenham Parish in Church of St Michael and All Angels Edenham.

After 22 Mar 1920. Church of St Michael and All Angels Edenham. Monument to Elizabeth Sophia Heathcote-Willoughby-Drummond 1838 1920.

After 15 Dec 1949. Church of St Michael and All Angels Edenham. Monument to Charles Strathavon Heathcote-Willoughby-Drummond 1870-1949.

After 19 Sep 1951. Church of St Michael and All Angels Edenham. Monument to Gilbert Heathcote-Willoughby-Drummond 2nd Earl Ancaster 1867-1951.

After 27 Jul 1960. Church of St Michael and All Angels Edenham. Monument to Cecilie Heathcote-Willoughby-Drummond 1874-1960.

After 29 Mar 1983. Church of St Michael and All Angels Edenham. Monument to Gilbert James Heathcote-Willoughby-Drummond 3rd Earl Ancaster 1907-1983.

Monuments to the Heathcote Family in Church of St Michael and All Angels Edenham.