Mary Simeon-Weld, in religion Mary Gertrude.
Born: in Aston Hall, Staffs.
Died: 12 May 1801 in Winchester, Hants, aged 59.
father: Thomas Simeon Weld Esq
mother: Mary Fitzherbert
Franciscans, Bruges choir nun.
She was clothed 26 Dec 1757, aged 16.
She professed 1 Jan 1759, aged 17.
Discreet 1773 - 1782
Vicaress 1776 - 1779
School Mistress 1779 - 1782
Abbess 1782 - 1801
She was the kinswoman of Anne Eyston
, Catharine Eyston
, Jane Eyston
, Mary Eyston
, Josepha Carrington
, Juliana Weld
, Mary Weld
She was the daughter of Mary Fitzherbert
She was the great niece of Catherine Fitzherbert
, Wenefride Fitzherbert
She was the cousin of Frances Fitzherbert
, Mary Fitzherbert
Sources: BC: 74, 76, 79-83, 85-6, 88-91; BD: 236-7; BP: 164, 169-71.QuotationsFamily tree (Brinkhurst-Curzon-Southcote)Family tree (Fitzherbert)Family tree (Weld-SimeonWeld)
Organist for many years.