Prebendaries
Leighton Ecclesia

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Joyce M. Horn & David M. Smith

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1999

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'Prebendaries: Leighton Ecclesia', Fasti Ecclesiae Anglicanae 1541-1857: volume 9: Lincoln diocese (1999), pp. 85-87. URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=35195 Date accessed: 31 July 2014.


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PREBENDARIES OF LEIGHTON ECCLESIA (or LEIGHTON BROMSWOLD)

Preb. valued 3 Sept. 1535 at £13 14s 0d (Valor IV 20).

Richard Gwent D.Cn.L.1534-1543.

Coll. n.d. 1534 (Reg. XXVII f. 10v). Instal. by proxy 6 May; in person 6 August (CA 1520-36 p. 178). D. 21 x 23 July 1543 (P.R.O., PROB 11/30, PCC 3 Pynnyng; London Guildhall Libr., MS 9531/12 f. 144v; CA 1536-47 p. 87).

Richard Gill M.A.1544-1553.

Compounded for first-fruits 13 Feb. 1544 (P.R.O., E 334/3 f. 5v), Coll. 1 March (Reg. XXVII f. 17r-v). Instal. s.d. (CA 1536-47 p. 87). Leased out preb. 2 Aug. 1549 for 60 years at £18 p.a. (CA 1547-59 p. 37). He was probably depriv. c. March 1554 (fn. 1) , in view of his later restoration.

John Barron 1554-1558.

Compounded for first-fruits 29 May 1554 (P.R.O., E 334/4 f. 153). Instal. in person 13 July (fn. 1) (CA 1547-59 p. 109). D. by 6 Sept. 1558 (ibid. p. 155; Reg. XXVIII f. 144v).

George Hunter B.D.1558-?

Coll. 6 Sept. 1558 (Reg. XXVIII f. 144v). Instal. by proxy 15 Sept. (CA 1547- 59 p. 155).

Richard Gill M.A.(again) 1560-?

Occ. in accounts from Sept. 1560 (Bj/3/6 f. 88v) to Sept. 1567 (ibid. f. 170v).

William Fluid LL.B.1569-1574.

Instal. by proxy 16 Apr. 1569 (A/3/7 f. 65v). D. 2 Oct. 1574 (Cambs. R.O. (Huntingdon), PR Offord Cluny; Reg. XXIX f. 3).

Henry Rands B.A.1574-1605.

Coll. 7 Nov. 1574 (Reg. XIX f. 164v; Reg. XXIX f. 3). Instal. by proxy 13 Nov. (A/3/7 f. 77). Res. by proxy 24 Sept. 1605 (Reg. XXX f. 266).

John Cookson 1605-1625/6.

Coll. 24 Sept. 1605 (P.R.O., E 331/Lincoln 3). Instal. in person 26 Sept. (A/3/9 f. 50v). Leased out preb. 30 Oct. for 2 lives at £18 p.a. (Reg. XXX ff. 271v- 272v). D. by 6 Feb. 1626 (P.R.O., E 331/Lincoln 7; A/3/9 f. 159).

Christopher Pasley M.A. 1626.

Coll. 6 Feb. 1626 (P.R.O., E 331/Lincoln 7). Instal. by proxy 16 Feb. (A/3/9 f. 159). Res. by 5 July (ibid. f. 160v).

George Herbert M.A.1626-1633.

Coll. 8 July 1626 (P.R.O., E 331/Lincoln 7 - 'deacon'). Instal. by proxy 5 (sic) July (A/3/9 f. 160v). D. 3 March 1633 (Wilts. R.O., PR Bemerton, ex inf. Dr. Douglas Crowley). Preb. still vac. 8 Aug. 1634 (Add. Reg. 3 f. 185v).

Herbert Thorndike M.A.1636-?

Instal. by proxy 12 Apr. 1636 (A/3/9 f. 191 v). Preb. vac. 31 Aug. 1640 by res. of last holder (?Thorndike) (ibid. f. 205).

Alexander Levetson B.D.1640-?

Coll. by abp. during the suspension of Bp. Williams; instal. by proxy 31 Aug. 1640 (A/3/9 f. 205). D. at latest by 6 Aug. 1660 (Dj/25/1/5).

Charles Asfordby M.A.1660-1687.

Royal mand. for instal. 6 Aug. 1660 (Dj/25/1/5). Caveat concerning it 2 Feb. 1661 (A/3/9 f. 218). Instal. Apr. (Dj/25/1/5, endorsed). Another royal mand. for instal. 5 July 1669 (Dj/25/1/14). Instal. again (to corroborate title) 27 July (Dj/25/4 f. 19). D. by 5 Feb. 1687 (Reg. XXXIV f. 95).

John Cartwright M.A.1687-1704.

Coll. 5 Feb. 1687 (Reg. XXXIV f. 95). Instal. in person 10 Feb. (A/3/11 f. 116). Res. by 30 May 1704 (Dj/26/3/41).

Samuel Hilliard M.A.1704-1742.

Mand. for instal. 30 May 1704 (Dj/26/3/41). Instal. in person 2 June (A/3/12 p. 25). D. by 26 March 1742 (burial, Stifford, Essex) (Essex R.O., PR Stifford; Dj/27/2/55).

Samuel Knight D.D.1742-1746.

Coll. 10 June 1742 (Reg. XXXVIII p. 416). Instal. in person 7 Aug. (Dj/27/2/55, endorsed). D. 9 Dec. 1746 (Gent. Mag. 1746, xvi 668) or 10 Dec. (m.i., Bluntisham, Hunts.) (J. Bentham, Hist. and Ant. of Ely (Norwich, 1812-17) II 264 n. 1; Reg. XXXVIII p. 472).

Hon. Frederick Cornwallis M.A.1747-1750.

Coll. 14 Jan. 1747 (Reg. XXXVIII p. 472). Instal. in person 11 Apr. (A/3/13 p. 391). Bp. of Coventry and Lichfield 1750.

Isaac Cowper M.A.1750-1773.

Pres. by king 20 Feb. 1750 (P.D. 1750/13). Instit. 8 May (Reg. XXXVIII p. 495). Instal. in person 26 May (Dj/27/3/27, endorsed). Res. deed dated 27 Aug. 1773; accepted 13 Sept. (Res. 239/36; Reg. XXXIX p. 209).

Thomas Cowper M.A.1773-1823.

Coll. 14 Sept. 1773 (Reg. XXXIX p. 209). Instal. in person 25 Sept. (A/3/15 p. 131). D. 9 Apr. 1823 (Gent. Mag. 1823, xciii (1) 571; Reg. XL p. 332).

Edward Edwards M.A.1823-1834.

Coll. 26 June 1823 (Reg. XL p. 332). Instal. in person 9 Aug. (A/3/17 p. 143). D. 27 June 1834 (m.i., Offord Cluny, Hunts., ex inf. Alan Richardson; Gent. Mag. 1834, new ser. ii 441; Reg. XL p. 416).

John Graham D.D.1834-1848.

Coll. 5 Aug. 1834 (Reg. XL p. 416). Instal. in person 30 Aug. (A/3/17 p. 289). Bp. of Chester 1848.

Preb. vac. until new coll. 21 Aug. 1858 (Reg. XL p. 596).

Footnotes

1. See note to Matthew Parker, under Deans of Lincoln.
1. It is not known whether he was pres. by Sir Robert Tyrwhit to whom Bp. Holbeche made gr. of next pres. 31 March 1549 (CA 1547-59 p. 37).