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Westminster Abbey Interments and Memorials

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  • Barbara Mansell (b. - 1687)
  • Francis Mansell (b. - 1686)
    Francis and his wife Barbara were buried in the west cloister of the Abbey in 1686 and 1687 respectively. He had a pension from Charles II. They have no marker. Source:
  • Julian Fusey (b. - 1629)
  • Sir Thomas Hesketh, MP (1548 - 1605)
    Family and Education b. 1547/8, 2nd s. of Gabriel Hesketh (d.1573) of Aughton, Lancs. and Jane, da. of Sir Thomas Halsall of Halsall, Lancs. educ. Hart Hall, Oxf. to 1568; ?Camb. Univ.; G. Inn 1572, ...
  • Margarethe Shortland (1748 - 1816)
    Margaret lived in a house near the Abbey and was buried on 6 January 1816, aged 68. She was the widow of Captain John Shortland of the Royal Navy and their chirldren were Peggy (who married William Pea...

Scope of project

This project identifies people interred in Westminster Abbey, as well as individuals memorialized there.

See also Poets' Corner - Westminster Abbey