The Priory Church of St Mary and the Holy Cross,

Binham

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Priors

Vicars

1106 Osgod: according to Blomefield - but he was Presbyter nor Prior
occurs 1121 - 35 Robert      
c 1133 - 43/6 Enisandus
occurs 1167 - 83 Geoffrey
occurs in 1189,1193, 1197 Peter  
occurs 1189-9 Ralph Gubion
occurs 1199-1207 Thomas

 

Le Rus occurs 1214, 1220; these three referred to as former priors in 1249; next one Wm de Gedding Richard le Rus
Richard de Kancia      
Miles
(Died 1227) William de Gedding  
1227 (resigned 1244) Richard de Parco  
occurs 1244 Richard de Selford
occurs 1262 William
occurs 1264, 1267 Adam de Motu
Milo
Peter
occurs 1279, 1289 Robert de Waltham
occurs 1296 Walter 1310 Alan Alam by Prior of Binham
1317 William de Somerton
1323 Nicholas de Flamstede 1330 Richard Languale by Prior of Binham
1326 William de Somerton      
1337 John de Caldewell 1349 John Archer by Prior of Binham
  1349 William Alen
1351 Andrew Goldsmith
occurs 1354 Adam 1374 John Randolph
1375 Edmund Hillot
1386 John Cheney
occurs 1396 Robert Stoke 1393 Thomas Calwere
    1400 John Sige
1416 John Cosyn
1424 Michael Cheyne      
1430 William Bryt
1436 William Spygon
1438 Nicholas Wellys
1454 Henry Halstead
1461 William Dixwell
1464 John Peyton LL.D.      
1465 - 76 William Dixwell 1471 Richard Dene by the Bishop
1480 Richard Whitingdon
1481 Thomas Sudbury 1481 Richard Harman
1485 William Fresell 1488 William Waterman
    1492 William Becbank
1505 Richard Weston by the Bishop (a lapse)
Thomas Lyon (vicar)
1509 John Albon 1521 Thomas Jary by the Prior
1539 Thomas Williams