Worcester Cathedral Registers 1800 to 1812

CHRISTENINGS.

1800, July 26. Edgar, s. of Thomas Clarke (Sacrist of this Cathedral) & Sarah his wife.

1800, July 8. Isabella Octavia, d. of the Rev. Thomas James (a Prebendary of this Cathedral), & Arabella his wife, was born July 6th and privately baptized.

1802, June 25. Allen, s. of the Revd. Allen Wheeler (a Minor Canon of this Cathedral), & Sarah his wife. Footnote: Allen Wheeler was son of Allen Wheeler, of Great Witley, he was at Wadham College, Oxford, B.A., 1798; B.D., 1810. He was Head Master of the College School (resigned, Jan., 1832); Rector of Broadwas, 1821; Vicar of Old Sodbury, Gloucestershire 1851. Appointed Minor Canon, 19th Nov., 1799. At the East end of the South Aisle of the Cathedral is a 3-light window with this inscription: “To the Glory of God and in memory of Allen Wheeler, B.D., born Nov. 20, 1775, and died Dec. 25th, 1855. Minor Canon 1799 to 1851. Precentor 1820 – 1851. And of Thomas Littleton Wheeler, M.A., born Feb. 22, 1806, died April 8th, 1892. Minor Canon 1833 – 1877. Precentor 1854 – 1887.

1804, Jan. 23. Margaret Ann, d. of the Rev. Allen Wheeler & Sarah his wife was born and baptized.

1804, July 30. Elizabeth Laetitia, d. of the Rev. John Wingfield (a Prebendary of this Cathedral) & Mary his wife, was b. July 26 and privately baptiz’d. Footnote: John Wingfield, Canon of the 5th Stall, 28th Jan., 1803, his successor was appointed 1826.

1806, Feb. 22. Thomas Littleton, s. of Allen Wheeler (a minor Canon of this Cathedral), and Sarah his wife was born and baptized. Footnote: Allen Wheeler was son of Allen Wheeler, of Great Witley, he was at Wadham College, Oxford, B.A., 1798; B.D., 1810. He was Head Master of the College School (resigned, Jan., 1832); Rector of Broadwas, 1821; Vicar of Old Sodbury, Gloucestershire 1851. Appointed Minor Canon, 19th Nov., 1799. At the East end of the South Aisle of the Cathedral is a 3-light window with this inscription: “To the Glory of God and in memory of Allen Wheeler, B.D., born Nov. 20, 1775, and died Dec. 25th, 1855. Minor Canon 1799 to 1851. Precentor 1820 – 1851. And of Thomas Littleton Wheeler, M.A., born Feb. 22, 1806, died April 8th, 1892. Minor Canon 1833 – 1877. Precentor 1854 – 1887.

THOMAS CLARKE, Sacrist.

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BURIALS, continued.

1800, Dec. 6. Mr. Thomas Johnson behind the Choir in the Cathedral.

1801, Sep. 16. Thomas Cox (a s. of the College Porter), was bur. at St. Oswald’s.

1802, Mar. 7. The Revd. Daniel Collins, late Vicar of Claverdon in the Co. of Warwick, was bur. in the South Cloyster. Footnote: Daniel Collins was Vicar of Claverdon from 1768.

1803, Mar. 17. Mrs. Bourne was bur. in the Cloyster Green

1803, July 25. Charles Sockett was conveyed from the precincts of the Cathedral and bur. in the Upper Grave Yard at St. Oswald’s Hospital.

1803, Sep. 17. Richard Solly (Merchant of the City of London), was bur. at the bottom of the steps behind Prince Arthur’s monument.

1804, Mar. 30. Mr. Samuel Clarson (of the p. of St. Peter in the City of Worcester), was bur. in the Cloyster Green.

T. CLARKE, Sacrist.

1804, Sep. 29. The Revd. Dr. Thomas James (a Prebendary of the Cathedral), was bur. in the West Cloyster.

1805, May 2. Mrs. Elizabeth Kings was bur. in the Cloyster Green.

1805, June 19. Mrs. Frances Fleming was bur. in the Cloyster Green.

1805, July 22. Mrs. Mary Moon was bur. in the Cloyster Green.

1805, Oct. 30. John Saunders, of the City of London, was bur. behind the Choir.

1806, Apr. 24. Mr. Thomas Pitt (late Organist of this Cathedral), was bur. in the North Cloyster. Footnote: Thomas Pitt was admitted a chorister of the Cathedral 25th Nov., 1754, and remained untili 1766 – 7, while pupil assistant to Elias Isaac, whom he was appointed to succeed, 25th Nov., 1793.

1807, Feb. 3. Mr. William Price (of the p. of St. Helen in the City of Worcester), was bur. in the Cloyster Green.

1807, June 8. Randolph Marriott, Esqre. (of the College precincts), was bur. in the Cloyster Green.

THOMAS CLARKE, Sacrist.

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CHRISTENINGS.

1807, Sep. 3. George Aust, s. of the Revd. Allen Wheeler (a Minor Canon of this Cathedral), & Sarah his wife.

1807, Apr. 28. Agnes Charron, d. of the Revd. William Stafford & Eliza Charlotte his wife, was privately baptized. Footnote: William Stafford, clk., B.A., Under Schoolmaster, was presented by the Chapter to the Rectory of S, Clement, Worcester, 24th July, 1806.

1810, Nov. 16. John Hope, s. of the Revd. John Wingfield (a Prebendary of this Cathedral), & Mary his wife, was born Nov. 11th and privately baptized.

BURIALS.

1808, Jan. 4. Mrs. Mary Hooper was bur. in the Cloyster Green.

1808, Jan. 5. John Francis Buller Hippisley Coxe, Esqre., was bur. in the Cloyster Green.

1808, Mar. 19. Mrs. Mary Whitmore was bur. was bur. in the Cloyster Green.

1808, July 21. Mrs. Mary Bulkeley was bur. was bur. in the Cloyster Green.

1811, Jan. 13. Susanna Stafford, wife of Francis Stafford, a sexton of this Cathedral, was bur. was bur. in the Cloyster Green.

THOMAS CLARKE, Sacrist.

N.B. – This Register Book discontinued by Act of Parliament, Jan. 1st, 1813.

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