Little Walsingham, St Mary

Here (joined as well in ye same hope of a joyful resurection as in piety and conjugal love to the said Sir Henry Sidney) rests the body of Dame Jane his wife, daughter of Francis Jermy of Brightwell in Suffolk, Esq, who after her peregrination of 73 years joining 28 thereof in the happy society of her said husband and continuing his name and memory for 28 more (in a most chaste and retired widowhood) upon the 9th of August 1638 departed this life. No lady lived more christianly nor died more happily. Many daughters have done virtuously but thou excellest them all. Pro. 31:29

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