Catherine Irvine (née Gordon)

???? - 1845


Biography

Benefactress of Christchurch, Virginia Water, for which she gave the land (which had come to her by enclosure); her daughter Miss Irvine endowed the church with £2000. Widow of Walter Irvine (q.v.).

  1. Will of Catherine Irvine widow of Luddington House proved 04/11/1845.

  2. Christina Charles Irvine of Luddington House left effects 'under £25,000 in the United Kingdom' when she died 21/03/1871 at Luddington.


Sources

E.W. Brayley, A topographical history of Surrey (Dorking and London, n.d.) Vol. II pp. 293-295.

  1. PROB 11/2026/382.

  2. National Probate Calendar 1871.


Further Information

Absentee?
British/Irish
Maiden Name
Gordon
Spouse
Walter Irvine
Children
Elizabeth; Christina Charles; Catherine Grace

Legacies Summary

Physical (1)

Church
Christ Church, Virginia Water [Built] 
description →
Anglican church built 1837-1838 on land given by Mrs Irvine of Luddington House 'to whom it had been awarded under an inclosure act.' Her daughter Miss Irvine endowed the church with £2000....

Relationships (1)

Widow → Deceased Husband