Burials in the Parish Church

 

Hic jacet Thomas Knolles, Sacrĉ Theologiĉ Professor,
Collegii Magdalen: Oxoniensis Proeses, Eccle. de Wakefield
Vicarius, qui quidem Thomas obiit 9 die Maii 1537, cujus
anime propitietur Deus. Ac etiam orate pro ejus anima et pro
animabus parentum suorum, ut per gratiam Dei.

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Here lyeth Martin Birkhead, Esq. late Queen's Attorney
and Justice of the Peace and Quoram, who died
the 6th of July, 1590.

(on same stone)
Henricus De Aberford Prior.

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1517
Sir Christopher Stead, §
We wish with Xt.
Whose sole's herein laid.
Above doth shew
When he was Priest,
Below what time he dy'd.
27th of Feb. 1578

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Here lyeth buried Richard Peck of Wakefield, Esq.
and Alice his wife, daur. of Peter Middleton of Stockeld
Arm. who had issue two sons and four daur. he died
Jan.
24th, A.D. 1516
.

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Here lyeth John Peck of Wakefield and Jane
his wife, daur. of John Anne of Frickley, who had issue 8
sons and 8 daurs. and dyed at
Wakefield, Jan. 4, 1558.

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...... to the memory of Gervase Hatfeild,
Esq. and Grace his wife, daughter and heir of Edward
Savile of Midgley, alias Stanley Hall, Esq. who died
Anno 1654.

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Here lyeth the body of Emanuel Gilby of Wakefield,
Gent. one of the younger sons of Sir George Gilby, of
Boat, Co. Nott., Knt. who died March 1660. Etat. suoe
57. Spero resur.


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