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Parish of St. Mary the Virgin, Ross-on-Wye

 

 

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Rectors

2007 -

Sarah Jones M A (Oxon) M Sc
Assistant Curate Ross-on-Wye St Marys 2005 - 2007

1999 - 2007

John Bernard Hunnisett AKC
King's College, London
Assistant Curate Portsea St. Mary 1977-80; Vicar Badgeworth with Shurdington 1980-87; Rector Dursley 1987-99

1992 - 1999

Roger Stirrup MA
St. Catherine's College, Cambridge
Assistant Curate Battersea St Mary 1963-65; Chaplain St. Andrew's University 1965-68; Chaplain Nottingham High School 1968-80; Assistant Chaplain Rugby School 1980-85; Vicar of Fordingbridge 1985-92; Retired 1999

1979 - 1991

Paul Charles Wheatley BA
Durham University
Assistant Curate Bishopston, Bristol 1963-68; Youth Chaplain 1968-73; Vicar Swindon St. Paul 1973-77; Team Vicar Swindon Dorcan 1977-79; Prebendary Hereford 1989-91; Archdeacon of Sherborne 1991-2004

 

1967 - 1978

Raymond John Thursfield
St. Aiden's College, Birkenhead
Assistant Curate Holy Trinity, Clifton 1945-47; Assistant Curate St. Paul, Weston-super-Mare 1947-50; Vicar of Mark 1950-55; Rector of Yarlington and Dio Youth Officer, Bath & Wells 1955-60; Vicar Rudby-in-Cleveland 1960-62; Rector Tarrington w Stoke Edith and Dio Youth Officer, Hereford 1960-67; Prebendary Hinton Hereford 1965-78

1950 - 1966

Gilbert Salkeld Stockley MA
Worcester College, Oxford
Assistant Curate Shrewsbury St. Mary 1923-26; Domestic Chaplain to Bishop of Lichfield 1926-31; Rector Pontesbury 1931-44; Vicar Oswestry 1944-50; Prebendary Withington Parva Hereford 1950; Buried in Churchyard

1937 - 1950

Percy Charles Barber MBE
Royal University of Ireland
Assistant Curate West Bromwich St John 1906-09; Tattenhall 1909-13; Chaplain R.A.F. 1917-19; Priest-in-Charge Four Oaks All Saints 1913-19; Rector Pembridge w Moor Court 1920-37; Prebendary Withington Parva Hereford1936-50

1926 - 1937

Ernest Halden Beattie MA, MC
Queen's College, Oxford
Assistant Curate Billinge 1900-05; Hoylake 1906-06; Vicar Trelystan w Leighton 1906-11; Wellington 1911-15; Weobley 1915-19; T.C.F. 1917-19; Hereford St. Martin 1919-25

1910 - 1925

Rowland Tracey Ash Money-Kyrle MA
New College, Oxford
Assistant Curate Portsea 1890-95; Ross-on-Wye 1895-98; Rector Ribbesford w Bewdley 1898-1902; Vicar of Kentish Town 1902-10; Archdeacon of Hereford 1923- ; Canon Residentiary 1925-

1893 - 1910

Edward Henry Winnington-Ingram MA
Trinity College, Cambridge
Assistant Curate Tavistock 1873-76; Rector Ribbesford 1876-93 w Bewdley 1892-93; Vicar Bridstow 1910-19; Archdeacon of Hereford 1910-25?

1873 - 1893

Robert Cobbold MA

Window in Chancel (South) dedicated to him. Buried in the Churchyard

1839 - 1873

Charles Atmore Ogilvie DD

Memorial and D.N.B.

1801 - 1839

Thomas Underwood MA (AM)

1775 - 1801

Hugh Morgan DD B.N.C. (MA)

1774 - 1779?

Charles Morgan MA


George III half-penny of 1771

1771 - 1775?

Theophilus Meredith BA
Edm. Hall Prebendary
1775 gained AM
Because the vacancy occurred when his predecessor moved to a bishopric, he was presented to the living by the King. (George III). He died at the Hotwells, Bristol and is buried in a vault in Ross. Memorial on S wall of Chancel.

1745 - 1771

John Egerton DCL DD
Oriel College, Oxford
Eldest son of Henry Egerton, Bishop of Hereford (1724-46). Born in London, 30/11/1721, educated at Eton and Oriel. Ordained in 1745, he became immediately Rector of Ross, adding in 1746 a canonry in Hereford Cathedral. In 1749 he became a chaplain to the King, in 1750 Dean of Hereford; in 1756 Bishop of Bangor; being translated to be Bishop of Lichfield and Coventry in 1768. It was only when he became Bishop of Durham in 1771 that he resigned the Rectory of Ross. He died, (still Bishop), in 1787.

1712 - 1745

Robert Morgan DD
Canon Resident Hereford
Memorial

1699 - 1711

Charles Whiting DD
Canon Resident Hereford
d. 25/10/1711

1590 - 1615

Bernard Bennett
Vicar as well? Buried in Ross

1574 - 1594

John Watkins AM
Dean of Hereford
Buried in Ross in 1594