List of Commanders and Vicars

of the Commanderie and Church Of Carbrooke

1285 Robert de Hengham (Hingham)   had died by 1296.

1307 - 1315 Alexander de Micham (Mitcham)

1326 John de Ixning (Exning).

1338 Alan Macy (Massey).

1385 Richard de Moleen (Moline) appointed 1385.

1400 John Wode (Wood), Chaplain died as Commander 1400.

1400 Stephen Waldegrave Chaplain appointed 1400

1404 - 1453 Thomas Bettow Vicar

1410 Richard Egulton, Knight died as Commander 1410.

1417 -1420 John de Savile died as Commander

1421 - 1424 John de Hallegate

1451 - 1463 William Langstrother, Knight, died as Commander.

1463 - 1475 Richard Sandford, died as Commander.

1475 - 1477 John Bourgh, Resigned.

1477 - 1480 John Wakelyn, Killed at Rhodes 1480.

1480 - 1481 Henry Hawley, resigned for a better post.

1481 Thomas Plumpton (Plompton), came back from Rhodes.

1489 Robert Tompson (Thompson)

1502 - 1510 John Tonge, died as Commander.

1510 - 1523 Edward Roche, resigned for a better post at Temple Bruer.

1523 - 1529 Nicholas Hussey, Knight, resigned for a better post in the Convent (Lt Turcopier).

1529 - 1540 Thomas Copledyke, Knight, pensioned off at the Dissolution in 1540 with £50pa.

1625 – Edward Catherall  (wife Faith, daughter Mary d. 9 Aug 1625. 1625? Mary Daughter of Edward Catheral Minister of Carbrook, and Faith his Wife died the 9th of August.

1625, Interog. Nata mori cur es, simul orta et mortua? Cur heù! Natalis Funus Venter et Urna fuit?

Mœrens composuit Edwardus Catherall Minister, utillam Memoriæ consecraret, et Amoris sui superstitem Tessaram relinquat.

 

1662 - 1693 Edward Bulmer Vicar

1797 Rev.  George Deane (Gentlemans Magazine 1797)

1815 - 1842 William Deighton

1842 -  Jacob Hugo North

Thomas Ainsworth

1845 - 1868 William Wells.

1868 - 1890 John Fletcher Burrell. c1828 -1890, Buried in Churchyard. Died 17th Nov. 1890. Age 62 years.  

Francis Ellen Burrell, wife of John Fletcher Burrell  Died 22nd May 1886. Age 67 years.buried in churchyard.

1891 - 1895 John Kinnersly Taylor.

Wife Gertrude Madeline, 3 children baptised Carbrooke, Enid Madeline Kinnersly bapt. 16.07.1891, Kathleen Mary Kinnersly bapt. 10.09.1893, and Michael Henry Kinnersly bapt. 03.11.1895

1896 - 1903 Edward Biscoe. c1854-1903. Buried in Churchyard. died 14th June 1903 aged 49 years

1903 - 1912 Frederick Eugene Perrin.

1912 - 1925 Alfred Robert Godfrey

1925 -1927 Rev. Charles Stuart Douglas

1927 - 1955 Rev.George B Chambers

1955 -1959 Reverend W.C Tolchard

1959 - 1961 Interregnum

1961 - 1965 Reverend C.W. Trendell

1966 - 1978  Reverend.T.H Callender (Benefice of Carbrooke, Ovington, Woodrising and Scoulton)

1980 Peter Jefford

 - 1992 Reverend Philip Hubert Harrison. (Benefice of Carbrooke with Watton and Ovington)

1992 - 1995 Interregnum

1995 - Reverend Richard Julnes Bowett. (Benefice of Carbrooke with Watton and Ovington)

Mair Talbot. (Benefice of Carbrooke with Watton and Ovington)

Reverend Jane Elizabeth Atkins. (Benefice of Ashill with Carbrooke, Saham Toney and Ovington)

Information from:

Waterdens Rolls

Carbrooke Vicars Logs 1922-81.

Carbrooke Heritage Book.

Carbrooke Village, Wayland, Norfolk has a long and interesting history. If you have any comments, information, anecdotes or photographs, you would like to share, please contact me.

This is an ongoing project and it would be lovely to add more information.

history@carbrookehistory.co.uk 

Page last updated 23.04.2014