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Toke's and others, Heraldic Ledger Stones in Kent churches

Brodnax BRANDON  1733  St Alphage Church, Canterbury

The medallion is a circle 21⅛inch in diameter and is cut in relief on a blue ledger stone 74½inch x 34inch on the north side of the Sanctuary.

Arms: .... Barry of ten ... a lion rampant .. ducally crowned for BRANDON impaling ... a cross flory for WARD. Crest: A lion’s head erased ...ducally crowned.

In hopes of a joyfull Resurrection Here lieth the Body of Brodnax BRANDON, Gent, eldest son of Wm Brandon by Anne his wife. Daughter of Sr Wm BRODNAX Kt of Godmersham in Kent. He married Charlotte youngest daughter of Sr Edward WARD late Ld Chief Baron of the Exchequer. And left issue Three Children Edward, Grace & Philip, died July 1st 1733 Aged 35.

Rubbed April 13 1936 by Nicholas Eyare Toke

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