Parish Officers of St John the Baptist, Frome

                                                                                               

Extracted from Michael McGarvie's Light in Selwood.

 

Vicars

 

 

 

1597

Thomas HIGGINS

1607-40

Anthony METHUEN

1645

Mr BOWERMAN

1648

William WRIGHT

1649-60

John HUMPHRY

1660

Dr Joseph GLANVILLE

1672

Richard JENKINS

1702

John JENKINS

1731

Hon. Henry VILLIERS (also Rector of Marston Bigot)

1742-58

Lionel SEAMAN

1760

Dr John ROSS

1792

William IRELAND

1813

Charles PHILLOT

1851-86

William James Early BENNETT

 

                                                                                                                                                                   

Sextons

 

 

 

1673

John KEVILLE

1700

William BLACKER

1739

Thomas BAILY

1743-44

James DREDGE (also Church Dog Whipper)

 

BIGGS

 

BIGGS's wife

1769-1806

John DEACON

1808

Richard Champneys SOANE