Brief history of Woodrising
Blomfield's History
History of the Southwells of Woodrising
Will of David HUGHES
Story of David HUGHES
Kelly's Directory entries for 1883; 1892; 1896; 1904; 1933 and 1937
White's Directory entries for 1845; 1854 and 1883
Woodrising Census Transcripts for 1841; 1851; 1861; 1871; 1881, 1891 and 1901
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Transcription © Copyright E.C. ("Paddy") Apling June 2000 (from frame in St. Nicholas Church)

Rectors of St Nicholas, Woodrising

1285 John de Walcote         1629 William Edwards
1292 William Lamb         1665 Peter Franland
1347 William         1681 Samuel Grey
1354 William Palmer         1712 John Watson
1356 Thomas Blaby         1750 Colby Bullock
1358 William de Foston         1802 William Chester
1361 Roger de Schevesby         1830 Arthur Roberts M.A.
1379 William de Hodington         1887 John Lacy Miller
1380 William Fesaunt         1920 Kenneth Meeres Grant
1383 Thoma Dampurday         1945 Daniel Fleming Chrissop
1399 William Younge         1952 Cecil Stanley Kirkpatrick
1412 Thomas Stokys         1957 Arthur George Jones
1426 John Wyche         1959 Alec Taylor M.B.E.
1427 Thomas Smith         1969 Thomas Henry Callender P.I.C.
1461 John Brocher         1980 Hugh A. R. Edgell P.I.C.
1467 William Scowle         1986 Dennis John Bourne
1481 John Dunstan        
1504 John Skynner
1509 William Rothen
1514 John Pamfret
1542 Robert Dobbs
1546 William Roper
1564 Henry Taylor
1572 John Polsy
1587 John Gildensleeve
1591 Christopher Sutton A.M.
1612 John Sutton

© Transcription Copyright E.C. ("Paddy") Apling, June 2000; completely reset, and links updated February 2010.

Brief history of Woodrising
Blomfield's History
History of the Southwells of Woodrising
Will of David HUGHES
Story of David HUGHES
Kelly's Directory entries for 1883; 1892; 1896; 1904; 1933 and 1937
White's Directory entries for 1845; 1854 and 1883
Woodrising Census Transcripts for 1841; 1851; 1861; 1871; 1881, 1891 and 1901
Local web-site
Cranworth (& Woodrising) Archeology [Norfolk History Explorer]
More on Woodrising [GENUKI-NFK]
Return to villages index
Paddy's home page