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Monument to Sir William Smith d.1631, son of Sir William Smith who built the church. He survived his father by just five years. Here lyeth the body of Sr William Smith Knight sonne of Sr William Smith of Theydon Mount in the Countie of Essex wher after manie sweet expressions of his confidence in the mercies of his Saviour in the two and thirtieth yeare of his age peaceably slept in our Lord Jesus He had two wives. The first, Heleglnwagh [Heliganrith?] the daughter of the right honourable Edward Viscount Conway. By her he had only one sonne and heire Edward and two daughters. The second, Anne descended of the auntient [ancient?] family of Croft in Herefordshire as yet living who as a testimonie of her loyall affection erected this to the memorie of her deare consort deceased on the 5th of March 1631.

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