Parish Registers of Saint John's, Cardiff. Vol I.
A long narrow folio paper book re-bound in calf,
and leaves repaired.
[The first entry runs thus:—]
Marriages in the year 1669.
December ye 27th
Beinge Mondaye william and Rebecka Hughes both of this
Towne weare Lawfully Married by mr Price in St Johns
Januy ye 20th
Beinge Thursdaye Nathaniell Howell of Roath and Elizabeth
Gerrard widow were Lawfully Maryed by Mr Price Vickar
of St Johns in cardiff. St Maryes.
Aprill ye 3d 1670
Beinge Easter Daye Thomas Hopkin and Mary wms servant
unto Nich: Kidner weare Maryed in St Johns church by
Mr Price vicr
Maye ye °
Beinge Sundaye Philip Ceward and Mary Lewis daughter to Mr
Harbert Lewis of Roath p'ish were Maried in St Jons church
p' by Mr Theodorett Price Minister [addition in a hand of
about the year 1700.]
Philip Jenkin and Joyce ye daughther of Ralph Lewis of
St Mary p'ish by mee Theodorett Price minister ibidem.
Mathew Edwards of Swanzey & Sisell Morton of St Mary.
Mr Theodorett Bassett minister and wid' Thomas of St George
ffrancis creed of Runn[n]y (fn. 1) wid' and Welthen Thomas in crockertowne wid'.
John Stradlinge & Ann Jenkin both of Sully.
Thos Young & Blance Willy both of Runn[n]y.
Emanuell Grandfeild & Eliza Jenkin.
Steven Jones & Ann Thomas Plasturton.
1671. Geo. Price Esqe & ffrances Turbell.
Edward Morgan of Hentlis in the county of monmouth &
margret Jones of malpas.
Harry Edwards of the Cayra (fn. 2) & Ann Harries of St Johns.
John Stedman gent' of bricknock shear & margrett matthew of
John Stasie and Mary Tanner of Silly. (fn. 3)
1672. Phillipp Jones of Landaff & Eliza Jones of Cardiff.
1673. Edward Woods and Welthian Phillpott.
Thos Edwards & Ginnet vensine.
John Richards & margrett demond.
1674. Thos Harbertt of Kinfigg [?] and Mary Jones wid. late wife
to Lewis Jones att ye Heathcock in ye high streete were
mard Lawfully by wm Evans vicker of St Johns in Cardiff
Mr Wm Evans vicar of Cardiff and Mrs Cathrine Price wid' weare
lawfully Married in St Johns church by docter christofers.
Guy Williams ye ffisher m. Dorothy Powell d. of Thos P.
Thos ap Thomas husband man m. Gillian Watkin wid'.
John Byar of Norwich weavar m. Ann d. of John Rathborne
Wm Edward m. Hanna Lowrance both of Menethuslan. (fn. 4)
John Thom. Tyler & Joane David servant to Mrs Mathew in ye
John Butler m. Barbara Willis both of St Andrews.
Nichs Jones currier & Ann Jones servant to Mrs Mathewes in ye
1675. Mr Wm Edwards of Stembridge & Mrs fflorance Gamage of
new parke in Monmouthshire.
Mr David Morgan aldn wid. m. Mrs Margerett Woolvin.
1676. Edwd Deacon m. Kath: Mayo.
Richd Davis mariner m. Tomsin Philpott.
Gabriell Lewis ye sonne of Edward Lewis feltm. m. [blank]
Osborne d. of John Osborne ye elder.
1677. Mathew Evans of the coner house (fn. 5) wid' m. Sarah Evans.
1679. [Thomas Andrews became Vicar between July and October.
Beavis William of St. Fagans (a female) is mentioned.]
1695. Alexr Pursell m. Mary Jones, both of this town.
1696. Wm Harry of the faire oak m. Alice William of the Weddle.
1696. Wm Seward & Wm Hunt, Churchwardens.
Mr Robert Thomas his wife and John Russells wife were seated
the seat before Mrs Sweets seate and the same day Mrs Anstance Wells
and her daughter Mrs Hammond were seated in the seat where they
usually did sit and were by them repaired Likewise Mr Will. Hunt
one of the Church Wardens was seated in the seat where he did use
to sit and was by him repaired.
Mr Will. Jones the Church Warden Mr Henry Hammond Will.
Miles Junior & Joseph East were seated in the seats between Mr
Tho. Andrews his seate and the Assistants (fn. 6) seate.
Margarett daughter to Wm Miles Post Master was seated in her
Mothers seat & John Brewer in the seat next to Mr Hunts seate and
in the same were seated John Hammond & Jonathan Lambert.
Mrs Anne Williams in the seate adjoyning to Mr Robert Thomas
his wives seate.
1697. George Mower & John Hamond, Churchwardens.
Burialles this yeare 1669.
1669. Florance wife of Geo. Evans feltmaker Buried in St Mary
parrish. (fn. 7)
Lewis Cox Aldn
John Baker fidler bur. in St Marys.
Joan Hangott, St Johns.
Alexr Browne horse rider.
John Hangot junior.
Welthen Hawkins wife of Phillip Coward.
George a poore prisoner buried.
Alse Richards of ye Almes house.
1670. John Evan of Brecon shire a stranger.
Savias, wife of Gervis Roberts, bur. in St Marys.
Thos Edwards tucker.
Elizabeth d. of Sir Lewis Morgan, wife to Edmund Thomas of
wenvoe esqre was buried in ye chancell.
Lewis Jones Aldn
[Wm Jones Aldn is named.]
the supposed child of Lewis Walter.
[Elbery Hengott is named.]
1671. A prisonar was buried one John Beavan.
Lodwicke Thomas buried.
1672. Hanna wife of Wm Williams of blacksturten (fn. 8) buried.
Licky wife of Wm gaskine buried.
Elbery s. of Elbery Hengett buried.
(fn. 9)Reece micecke was buried of pendilun
out of ye goale
[hand of circa 1700] in ye Church above ye pikes.
Mary Thomas Wid' the wif of Ed: Tho: Ald' buried.
Richard Hawkins Ald' bur'.
Jane the wife of Miles Matthew gent' bur.
Morrice Tanner bur.
1674. Mrs Ann Haymes ye widow of John Haymes was buried in ye
Aldr Eylde. (fn. 11)
Mary ye daughter of Samuell Jones buried in St Marys Church
yarde by Mr Evans vickr
Aprill ye 23–1674 being thursday Edward ye son of Benjamine
Browne Aldr & Ann his wife being one quarter of a year old
Deceasd ye 21 day & was buried ye 23 in ye Cha[n]cell of St
John Baptist Church in Cardiff by Will: Evans Vicar of ye
Wm Jones junr Aldn apothecary.
Ambrose Poughnell weavar buried.
Wm Morton salter.
John Cradock sheapheard.
Ann d. of Mr Arthur price & Wm Jones of crockertowne tailor
were buried one in ye church by ye ffont ye other in St
Thos s. of Robt Jones of Penkoyd in Mum[m]oth shire gent' bur. in
ye chancell of St Johns.
Mrs Ann Herbert was buried in St Johns p'ish in Mr Herberts
Thos s. of Phil. Thomas of ye dawbin pitts (fn. 12) Labourer bur.
One poore man from canton bur.
John ap John Laborer bur.
1675. Elizb d. of ambroase Evans boatman bur. in St Marys church
Constance d. of John Griffeth Sargent (fn. 13) bur. in St Mary's.
Ann d. of John Jones drumer bur. in St Mary's.
Mrs Kathrine Bassett wife to Mr Tho: Bassett of ye Radour (fn. 14)
Register (fn. 15) of Landaffe bur'
1676. Tho. Watkin Begle (fn. 16) bur.
Mary wife to Tho. Williams Aldn bur' in chancel. (fn. 17)
Bride d. of Hy. Williams ffisher bur'.
[Ales, Luce, Maudlin, Jennett, are female baptismal names which
occur at this time.]
1677. Mr Edmund Treharne bur' in Mr Harberts Ile.
Mrs ffrances Turbvill wife to Mr George Price Alder' was Buried
aboue ye steps in ye chancell.
Mary ye wife of Thomas Herbett of ye heath cock in ye high
streete was buried in ye church beelowe ye piks.
Thomas ye sonne of Mr George Williams Sargent bur'.
Thom' Peirce a prisoner bur'.
Jane wife of Mathew Evans of the Wtt house (fn. 18) bur'.
1678 Henry Hodges translator (fn. 19) bur'.
September ye 9th Beinge Mundaye Elizabeth ye wife of Thom'
Hart Glassier was Buried in St Johns church yarde by Mr
Wren being ye first buried in fflanning. (fn. 20)
1678. Mr Henry Jenkins gent' [struck out] of ye wtt ffryars (fn. 21) was
buried in St Jons church in ye chancell by Mr Wm Evans
Wm s. of Emanuell Jones gent' by his wife Mary was bur' in
St Jons chancell by Mr Wrenn.
Ann wife of John Sheeres aldn bur' in ye Aldermans Ile.
Mr Wm Evans vicr of Cardiffe was buried in St Jons church above
ye pikes by Mr Wm Wrenn.
Thom' Bush gent' out of Guield haule (fn. 22) was bur'.
1679. Ann Wms wid' was buried in St Johns church yarde by one
Mr Harbrt of pencr'.
[Thomas Andrews now vicar.]
Lewis ye sonne of Thom' Webb gardener was buried by his
Brother in ye church by Mr Andrews.
Rich: Morgan Periwigmaker bur'.
Ann d. of Jon Boyer searge m[a]ker (fn. 23) bur'.
Edmund s. of Mr Rowland Davis postmaster bur'.
Rachell d. of Mr Henry Jones Solisiter was buried in St Johns
church above the pikes.
Elizabeth wife of Mr Edward Harbert of ye Wtt ffryers was
buried in there one Ile (fn. 24) by Mr Harbert.
Buried Mrs Elizabeth Herbert the late wife of Mr Edward
Herbert sone of william Herbert Esqre of Cardiff she was
the eldest Daughter of Sr Herbert Euans of Pencreeke in
the County of Mounmouth.
Jane wife of Thos cox Gunsmith bur'.
Erbery Hangott (fn. 25) bur'.
Vigessimo secundo Die Mensis Decembris anno 1679 sepulte
erant Reliquiae Elizabethae Andrewes filiae Thomae
Andrewes Clerici Vicarij Ecclesiae Sti Johanis in villa de
Cardiff in sacrario predictae ecclesiae sub spe beate Restitutionis. (fn. 26) [In Mr. Andrews' own handwriting.]
Wm Morgan of the Hall bur'.
1680. Mary wife of Robert Badger Sexton bur'.
Jane d. of Mr Jon Robert Atturney bur' in chancel.
Didvell (fn. 27) Wms wid' bur'.
1680. Morgan Hugh Sheparde att ye grange More (fn. 28) buried in St
Jon William servant to Esqre Mathews of Castle Meanagh (fn. 29) was
bur' in St Jons church yarde by Mr Andrews.
Gillian Watkin of Ely bur'.
Thom' William Translator bur.'
ffrithwith ye wife of Hugh Jones glour (fn. 30) bur.'
Charles Vaughan was buried in St Jons aboue ye pikes.
Mr Wm Harbert Brother to Esqre Herbert of ye wtt ffryers was
buried in his Ile in St Johns church by Mr Thom' Andrewes
Wm Symons was buried in ye church porch.
1681. Sisill ye wife of Myles greene translater bur.'
Thom s. of Thos Williams Aldn bur.'
Wen'frid d. of Jon Lacester bur'.
Samuell Baudry of place sterton bur' in St Maryes churchyarde. (fn. 31)
Maudlin Love wid' bur' in St Jone church belowe ye spikes.
Dorothy wife of Arthur Lloyd Aldr. bur' in chancell.
Sina ye d. of Gabriell Lloyd in crockertowne bur' in St Maryes.
Edmund Morgan gentn bur' chancel.
1682. Richard ye sonne of Richard cornish tobaco cutter bur.'
Jon Stevens gent' bur' belowe ye Pikes.
John Owen of place sturton labourer bur'.
ffrances ye daughter of ffœlix ffox of ye Cate Hayes bur' in St
Jons church yard
Geo. son of Mr Thos Lewis of Manaughty (fn. 32) gent' was buried in
St Jons chuch in ye Aldr Ile.
Madam Mary Harbertt wife to Wm Harbertt Esqre of ye white
ffryars was buried in his one Ile in St Jons church.
Ann ye wife of Lewis Williams of ye cross Baughan (fn. 33) bur'.
Mrs ffrances Harbert daughter to Wm Harbert Esqre of ye white
ffryars was buried in St Johns church att the comunion
Mary Thomas one ot ye out poore of St Jons p'ish bur'.
Margerett Watkin wid' aboue ye Kate hayes (fn. 34) bur'.
Jon s. of Jon Barrett bodis maker bur'.
Elizabeth d. of Tho. Price Scholemaster bur'.
Ann ye daughter of Mr Thomas Andrewes vicr was buried in ye
chancell under ye comunion tabell by Mr Davis of Llandaffe.
1683. Mr Thomas Goodin steward to Sr Rowland Gwin of Miskin
dyed att Mr Hartts at ye Royall Oake & buryed in St Jons
church belowe ye picks on ye north side.
Ales ye wife of Jon Phillipp cobler bur' in St M. p'sh.
Hatmakers and feltmakers now very numerous; glovers tolerably
so. Limeburners frequent, as also fishermen, boatmen,
weavers, seamen, hosiers, barbers, curriers, cordwainers,
tailors, coopers, cutlers, masons, grocers, porters.]
ffebr ijd Beinge Thursdaye Marger' Woolvin wid' was buried above ye
spiecks in St Jons
1684. John Jenkins stocking byer bur'.
1685. Elizb. d. of Mr christopher Mathews bur'.
James s. of Wm Jones Esqe bur' chancel.
frizwith Jones Widow bur'.
Samuell Sacam of ye p'ish of Llanteglus in ye County of Cornwell
neere Camblefoorde (fn. 35) bur'.
Edward Sweete Sargient bur'.
[End of court-hand by John Rathborne.]
1686. Bethya Thomas bur'. (Arthur Roberts, Parish Register.)
Elizb. wife of Wm Hunt Limner was buryed in St Johns church
near the entring into the Aldermens Ilde.
Arthur yeoman Alderman having been severall times Baylife &
Justice of & in the Town was Buryed in the uper end of the
Elizabeth Richard alias Watkin was buryed in St Johns church in
the aley by the poors box.
Griffith Lewis writing Master & one of the Attorneyes of the
Town Court buryed in St Johns churchyarde.
1687. a childe of Henry William Sexton bur'.
Christopher Wells Esqre one of the Bayliffs & Justices of the
peace of this Corporation was interred in the Aldermans
Ile his funerall sermon was preached by the famous Divin
[interpolated] Mr Thomas Andrewes.
Lewis Shear Assistant (fn. 36) & churchwarden was bur'.
Norite d. of Chas Alcock Esqre bur'.
Dorothy wife of John Richards Esqre bur'.
Edward Hill a Taylor yt wrought att Evan ab Evan was buryed.
Anne d. of Mr Christopher Mathewes was buryed.
John Richards Aldn & Tho. Prichard a youth of Abergaveny wer
Tho. son of John James of Dobbinpits bur'.
Evan Jones of the White house bur'.
1688. Mrs Williams of the Blew Anchor bur'.
John Williams who had been five yeares and upwards in the new
prison att the suite of Charles Bevan &c. was buryed.
Elizabeth Brewer widd' was buryed in St Maries having been a
Widdow 20 years wanting 12 dayes.
William Lewis a prisoner changed prison. (fn. 37)
Mary d. of Lewis Cox Aldn bur'.
1690. Tho. Lewis of Manachtee Gent. and Wm Lewis his unckle
were both buryed in the same grave att the upper end of the
June 6. Margaret wife of Miles Tomlin Cooper bur'.
July 7. Miles Tomline followed his wife.
Theodorett Jones was Buryed.
1691. Ann wife of Wm Thomas Townclark bur'.
Anne wife of Wm Jones Aldn bur'.
Grissell wife of John Sharp bur'.
George Thomas who dyed the day before in ye Churchyard.
1691. Lewis Evans Carryed to Roath to be Buried.
1692. Edward ye eldest sonne of Wm Herbert Esqre was Buried.
1693. Anne the supposed Daughter of Daniell the smith begotten
on ye body of Jane Morgan of ye Hall buried.
John Daniell a basterd was beried.
Thomas ye son of George Mirick of St Maries p'ish was Buried
in St Johns Church in the midle Alley ye Right side neere
1694. Morgan the son of Wm Herbertt Esqre of ye white fryars was
buried neere ye Comunion table on ye South side.
Christian daughter of Mr Christopher Mathews Assistan bur'.
Mr Thomas Smyth Carpender who was slaine by ye north gate
of this towne bying sunday before was buried in ye south
Morgan Mortton was buried nere ye south stile in St Johns yard.
1695. Elizabeth Rosser who was and died a prisoner in ye Goale
Mrs Hannah Yeomans widd' of Mr Arthur yeomans Alder' of
this towne was buried in ye midle Aley ner ye cross midle
Aly by her owne seatt doore.
Elizb. d. of Emanuell Jones Esqr Bayliff of this towne bur'.
Mrs Margrett Bassett was Caried to Lantrisent & was intered
there mr Thomas Andrews Vicr of Cardiff preched her
funerall sermon & Buried her shee was widdow to Docter
Bassett of Miskine of famous memory.
Mr Wm Richards Bayliff of this towne was Buried in the Ald'
Ile in his Brothers grave. (fn. 38)
Wm Herbert of ye white fryars Mayor of ye towne of Cardiffe
and Constable of the Castle Justice of ye peace for ye
County of Glamorgan was buried in the Herberts Ile. (fn. 39)
Elizb. d. of Tho. Morgan Attorney was buried ye Right end of
ye Alter table in St Johns Chancell.
ffrancis the wife & Tho. the s. of Griffith Beavan of Lantwid
maior were buried out of ye County Goale.
Maudlum Morgan wid' bur'. (fn. 40)
1696. Marttine ye sonne of Lewis Code Esqre Bayliff of this towne
was buried in ye uper aley.
William Morgan was buried in ye Church yard hee was a
prentice to Mr Wm Thomas towne cleark.
Wenthlian Havartt was buried.
Jennett Havartt wid' was buried.
Christr s of Christr Mathewes Aldn bur'.
The forme of A transcript of worshipfull Consistery
Coortt of Landaff &c.
A transcript of all ye Mariages Christinings & Burialls
solemnized in ye p'ish of St Jon & St Maries within ye towne of
Cardiff and Dioces of Landaffe in ye yeare &c.
1700. The presentmt off ye Church Wardens of St John's p'ish
in Cardiff to ye worshipfull the Chancellour of ye Dioces of Llandaff
is as followeth.
Imprimis we presentt our church to be in good and sufficientt
Item we presentt our vicarage house to be in good Repair.
It'm we presentt our Church tower to be out of Repair.
It'm we present our p'shioners to be orderly for ought we know
&more then this we have nott to presentt.
Joseph Potiphar a Black belonging to Sr Rowland Gwin was
Joane the daughter of Lewis Jones Hosebuyer was Baptized.
Bridgeman the son of Thomas Lewis Harper was Baptized.
Margt d. of Chas Davies Churchwarden baptized.
Christian d. of Christr Mathews bapt'.
ffrances d. of Craddock Nowell Aldn bapt'.
Mary d. of Gabriell Lewis of ye George was Bapt'.
Anastans d. of Hy. Hammond bapt'.
Septr 22. Cradock the son of Nathaniel Wells [cordwainer]
August ye 15th 1702 Being Saterday Anne ye wife of Mr Wm
Meredith was seated in ye seate nextt to mrs Hannah Mathewes
Henry Hammond, Churchwarden.
Craddock s. of Cradd. Nowell Esqre bapt'.
Christr s. of Christr Mathews bapt'.
David s. of Tho. Morgan gent' bapt'.
Anstance d. of Nath1 Wells bapt'.
James the son of Charles Davis was baptized by ye Reverend
Mr Thomas Andrews vicar of Cardiff; the Lady Gwin,
Madam Kemis and Mr George Kemis and Mr Andrew
Morgan s. of Wm Herbertt Esqre bapt'.
Mary d. of Mr Wm Jones Attorney bapt'.
Mary d. of Wm Edward tayler by his wife Dido bapt'.
Elizabeth d. of Sherah Sweett bapt'.
Elizabeth d. of Mr Thos Morgan Attorney bapt'.
Katherine d. of Emanuell Jones Esqre Bayliff of this towne
a child borne to Joss Savin.
Christr s. of Christr Mathewes Aldn by his wife Hannah
Elizabeth d. of Edwd Gest of Bath by his wife Elizabeth
Edwards was bapt'.
That Mr Christopher Mathews was seated in the seat next to
Mr Nicholas Kemeys his seate on the Eighteenth day of December in
the year of our Lord 1687.
By me Cha. Davies Churchwarden.
1707 June the 31 day.
Beinge Saturday before Whitsunday Jane Granfeild was seated
in the same seat as Anne Meredith siet in By Mr George Stephens
Baptized this yeare 1669.
Wm s. of Alexr Pursell cordr beinge church Warden then was
Mary d. of Rich. Hawkins Ald' bapt'.
Miles s. of Rice Matthew bapt'.
Elbury s. of Elbury Hengott bapt'.
Sarah d. of Arthur Yeoman Bayliff bapt'.
John the Sonne of John Hughes of Ireland dyer by Welthen
Morgan his wife was baptized in St Johns church by Mr Wm
Evans Minister of Cardiffe.
Wm ye Sonne of John Thomas coachm' to Exqre Herbert of
the ffryars bapt'.
Welthen d. of Robt Mathew of cross baughan (fn. 41) tailor bapt'.
Jane d. of Benjn Brown Bayliff Esqre bapt'.
Elizabeth ye daughter of Mr Barzillai Jones by his wife Mrs Wms
wid' daughter to ye Ladie Harbert of ye ffryars bapt'.
Edmund s. of Geo Wms Churchwarden (by his wife Mrs
Margarett Bassett) bapt.'
Lewis Thomas ye Supposed Sonne of John Thomas ye late
clearke of Peace Sonne ww[hi]chch was begotten on ye bodye of
Kate servant unto his ffather was baptized.
Margerett d. of Hy Jerrom Bayliff hundred (fn. 42) by his wife Jane was
John s. of Hugh Jones glover by his wife ffrishwith was bapt'.
Wm s. of Tho. Price bookebinder bapt'.
Griffeth s. of John Myrick commons aturny (fn. 43) by his wife Bridgett
Mary d. of Elbrie Hangott weavour bapt'.
Bride d. of Hy Williams ffisher of St Mary p'ish bapt' in St
fflorance d. of Wm Wms Porter bapt'.
Hy s. of Tho. Hopkin shepard of St Mary p'ish bapt'.
Ales ye daughter of James Black Aulder (fn. 44) of ye Black ffryers
taylor by his wife Kathrin bapt'.
Michell ye supposed Sonne of Rice Myrick begotten on ye bodie
of Margerett late servant att ye globe was baptized.
Elizabeth the supposed daughter of Jon James gardin' be gotten
one ye bodye of Tanglas Hopkin his servant was bapt'.
June. Anne d. of Tho. Wms Bayliff bapt'.
Jane d. of Mr Jon Roberts Aturny bapt'.
Elizb. d. of John Cordevannell of Milton p'ish in Sumersett
shire by his wife Judeth bapt'.
John ye sonne of John James Ga[r]dener by his wife Tanglas
Vertue ye supposed d. of Mathew Wells the elder bapt'.
William ye sonne of Mrs Jones a stranger att John Stockmans
house a currier was bapt'.
26 Mch 1682 Beinge Sundaye. John ye sonne of Jon James gardner
by his wife Tanglas was baptized in St Jons p'ish att ye
dawbin pitts by Mr Andrews.
Merideth ye sonne of Morgan Thomas on the Heath by his wife
Welthen was bapt'.
Evan ye sonne of John Griffeth Translator bapt'.
Jon ye Sonne of Wm Richards Mercr & com[m]ons Aturny by his
wife cisell was bapt'.
Rich. s. of Wm Herbert bapt'.
Pethuel s. of Lewis Sheares bapt'.
Elizb. d. of Tho. Seabrooke of Blackfryers Joyner bapt'.
Margt d of Hopkin Jones late of the Kings head in Crockerton
Hanna d. of Christr Mathews churchwarden bapt'.
John the posthume s. of David Reece bapt'.
Elizabeth & Mary ds. of Gabriell Lewis Serjeant att Mace
Elizb. d. of Wm Richards Aldn bapt'.
Long folio vellum book rebound in calf.
The Register Booke for St Johns p'sh Church in Cardiff
begun Anno 1696.
Baptized in the year 1696.
John s. of Wm Miles bookseller.
Joseph s. of John Sweett Commons attorney.
Elizab. d. of Tho. seabrite by the Greate Bridge.
Benjn s. of Wm Stephens Barber & Sergantt at maze.
[Arthur Yeoman, Churchwarden.]
Christr s. of Christr Mathewes bapt'.
Silvister Dr of George Mower pewtrer bapt'.
Onour d. of Lionel Stibbs Ex'man bapt'.
John s. of Jas King bricklayer bapt'.
Mary d. of Jon ffoord Drumer bapt'.
ffrances sonne of Morgan Hugh by Anne treharn alies
Jenkins baptized being a Base sone supoesed of ye sd
Morgan Hugh Baptized in St Maries p'ish.
May ye 9th 1700. Being Holy Thursday commonly called Assention
day Jane the Daughter off Phillip Herbertt Esquier was
Baptized att his house ye white fryars nere Cardiffe by
the Rend Mr Thomas Andrewes vicr off Cardiff.
A child of John Thomas alies Kill bapt'.
A child of Wm Stephens Perwiggmaker bapt'.
Anne d. of John Thomas alies Guill was bapt.'
Jon s. of Richd Morgan woolsteed Coommer (fn. 45) bapt'.
Anne d. of John Dukes nailer bapt.'
Blanch ye Daughter off Robertt Baudrey Gent' bapt'.
Katherine Daughter off one Jon Gouldine a stranger by one
Jane Jenkins a prisoner was baptized in ye County Gaole
[per] mr Thomas Andrewes Junr
Nicholas sonne off Nicholas Greene off Lestalaboone1 bap: in
St Johns p'ish
[Arthur Roberts' writing ends.]
Lettice d. of Tho. Sawyer bapt'. (Jas Thomas, parish clerk.)
A child of John ye Coyder was baptd
Robt s. of Robt Baudry bapt'.
October 5th Thomas the son of Christopher Mathews Esq' was
Edwd s. of Edwd Guest bapt.
A Certificate was brought from William Rummy of the birth
of a son which he Call Joseph.
Christr s. of Nath (fn. 46) Wells Aldn bapt'.
Margratt d. of Morgan the Lodar bapt'.
Tho. s. of Mr Geo. Hearber bapt'.
Allxr the seposed son of John Richard Axcizman bapt'.
Robt s. of Mr Tho. Matthews bapt'.
Merwen s. of Merwen Cook bapt'.
Tho. s. of Wm Mathew Smith bapt'.
Anne d. of Captn Bedford bapt'.
Evan a son of a stranger was baptized.
(Revd Thomas Collrick, Vicar of Cardiff, inducted.)
ffrigwith d. of Wm Bengeman bapt'.
Florance d. of Wm Williams School-master bapt'.
Geo. ye son of [blank] Moris posmaster bapt'.
Tho. s. of Fras Jones Aldn bapt'.
Jane ye Daughter of William Richards Esqr high Shirif of ye
County was Baptized.
Anne ye Daughter of Roger Coppy an actr bapt'.
John s. of John Lewis of Crugbogan (fn. 47) bapt'.
Wm s. of Cradock Nowell Aldn bapt'.
Mary ye sopbos'd Daughter of Edward Morgan Apothicary was
Blethen s. of Rev. Wm Williams bapt'.
Pethewel s. of John Meredith bapt'.
Abraham s. of Jas Williams High Sherif of ye Cou[n]ty of
Glamorgan was Baptized.
Fras s. of John Minnitt bapt'.
fresswith d. of Wm Bechaman bapt'.
Florance d. of Wm Jenkin of ye tennis court.
(Richard Price, parish clerk.)
Being Sunday Tho. Estance Serjeant and William Jenkins of the
tennis Court were both seated the North Side In St Johns
Church under the last Window toward the West by Mr
Phillip Stephens Church Wardner & Mr George Lewis.
The same Day was Thomas Rosser Glazier Seated by the Same
Church Wardners In ye Seat lieing Opposite to ye Clarks the
Sarah d. of John Bonner pipemaker a Stranger.
Mary d. of Wm Thomas translator bapt'd St Marys.
Thos s. of Thos Morgan gent by his wife Ann Kemeys bapt'.
Catherine d. of Jenkin Llewellin Inn holder liveing at the White
House being in the parish of St Marys bapt'.
Margaret d. of Wm Jenkins liveing at the Kings Castle bapt'.
Sarah a Child found in the way leading to Cusbuchan (fn. 47) in the
Parish of St John Baptist in Cardiff was Baptized.
John s. of John Bird painter by his wife Margaret Mashman
was baptized in the Castle that belong to the Lord Visct
Windzor. (fn. 48)
Elizabeth d. of Richd Price School-Master [and Parish Clerk]
Edmund s. of Llewellin Treharne gent by his wife Anstance
John s. of Wm Harrys Clock Maker being a prisoner in the
County Goal was Baptized by the Reverend Mr Nathaniell
Wm s. of Thos Willson a Stranger baptd
Wm the Son of Mr Thomas Morgan attorney by his wife
Anne Kemeys was Baptized.
Sarah the Supposed Daughter of William Rees of the Lotch
begotten on the Body of Sarah Lewis baptd
Elizabeth d. of Mr Wm Basset by his wife Elizabeth baptd
Thos s. of Wm Thomas fisherman by his wife Mary Brewer baptd
Geo. Stephens and Nath (fn. 48) Wells, Churchwardens.
Wm Jones and Edwd Jenkins, Churchwardens.
Mr John Morgan was seated In ye seat nexxtt to ye Aldrman
sons seatt By Mr Allex: Purcel and Mr Pell: Sheres Church
Thos Mathews was seated By Mr Willi: Mathews Being
Church-warden with Mr Arthur Yemmans.
Mrs Bassett and Mrs Kemic were Both of them seated in ye
seat nex to Jane Brewer By David Owen being Churchwarden with Mr Nathaniel Wells.
David Owen and Wm Mathews, Churchwardens.
William Morgan was seated by Mr John Thomas being
Augt ye 18th Allxr Samson was seatted by Mr Richard Jenkin
and Tho. Meredith then being Church-Wardens in ye seat
wher John Morgan Joynar do sitt.
George Hasel was seaded in Morgan Reesis seat nexd to ye
reading peeu by Nicholas Brewer and Arthur Williams
John Tanner and Chas Gibbon, Churchwardens.
Marg: the Daughter of John Price Book Binder was Seated
In the Seat next to the Constables Seat beeing in the North
John Oakey and Wm Lambert, Churchwardens.
Mariages Solemnized in ye yeare 1696.
Wm Treharne of Roth m. Cisill Osborne of this towne.
Nicholas Morgan of the Great Heath m. Mary Thomas of
John Dukes nailer of England m. Anne Reighly of Carleon.
Geo. Lewis Perwick maker m. Margtt Edwards.
Mr John Basset & Mary fell married.
A Souldier of Major Morgan was maried.
Burd ffrances d. of Mr John Sweet sargent att Mace.
A kinswoman of Mr Thomas towne clerk was Caried to be
buried in ye Cuntry.
Mr Roderick Morgan An Excizeman was Buried in ye chancell.
Mrs Dorothy Morgan ye Wife of Tho. Morgan Attorney was
Caried to Landaff and was Intered in ye Mathew Ilde
A strange seaman was Buried in ye church yard nere Nicholas
Nicholas Kemyes Esqre was Buried in the Left side of St Johns
chancell Aboue ye steps by ye Revd Mr Thomas Andrewes
Vicr of Cardiff & preached his funerall sermon.
Thomas ye sonne of Mr Thomas Morgan Attorney was caried
to Landaff and Buried there.
Christopher s. of Christr Mathewes below ye Pikes.
Wm John of St fagans taylor that was Drow[n]ed by the
Galyate was buried in St Maries p'ish.
A strange taylor & prisoner buried in St Maries p'ish Being a
prisoner in ye County Goale.
Mr John Sheeres Senr Aldm of this towne was Buried in ye
ffrancis the Wife of John Henson Keeper of the Goale was
buried in ye Chancell off St Johns Church it being on
David Smyth a strange scotchman was buried in St Johns Church
in ye north aley aboue the pickes.
Katherine wife of Lewis John thatcher burd by ye Ewe tree.
Mary ye wife of felix fox the Elder off ye Kate Hayes was
buried by her husbands side nere ye south stile in ye
Church yard off St Johns p'ish.
Old Jole Jenkins was buried out off ye Alms house proper.
In St Johns yard.
Thomas & Edward sons of Mr Geo. Stephens baylife were Both
buried in St Johns Church below ye spickes in ye midle
Cissill ye wife off Wm Treharn off Roath p'ish was burd
Nicholas s. of Nich. Green off Lestalaboone was buried in St
Dorothy Arthur spinster burd
Mary Daughter off Joseph Meredith yeoman was buried in St
Johns Church below ye spickes nere ye fontt.
Mr Wm Jones attorney was buried in St Johns Church aboue
ye spickes pr mr Davis off Landaff.
Lionell Stibbs axcizman was buried in St Johns Church nere ye
Robertt Thomas (fn. 49) Alder' was buried in ye Chancell of St Johns
Chu[r]ch in his fathers Graue.
July 28. Hannah ye wife of xopher mathews was buried below
Nicholas s. off John Brewer hall keeper burd
feb. 29. Being shroue Tuesday Old Wm Woods was buried in
St Johns Church aboue the spickes nere ye Herberts Ile.
Wm Lambert (fn. 50) Aldn burd
Wm Thomas Townclerk burd
Two ch'ren of Walter Estradling Tanner burd
John s. of John Palferry Dancing master burd
A Childe of a beggarwoman was buried. (fn. 51)
John David a stranger did dye at the house of Edward New
in this towne and was buried by Mr David Thomas.
William Herbert Esqr was Buried.
Robert the son of Wido: Baudery burd
John Baudry burd
Mrs Joyce Walter of the ffriers burd
Madm Jane Herbrtt (fn. 54) was Buried.
Morgan David the Sayer (fn. 55) burd
Griffith Ap Evens was Buried out of the County Goal.
Lewis Basset was Buried in the Church below the spiks by
Mr Thomas Andrewes Vickr
Jaen the wiffe of Mr Raliens Tannar burd
Phillip Tanner Tobaconist burd
Cradock Nowel (fn. 56) Alderman was Buried.
Madam Thomas was Buried By The Rev'end Mr Thomas
Andrewes Vicker of Cardief and of Landife.
Bridgett the wife of Mr Cradock Wells was Buried.
Elizabeth Mathews buried. (Thos. Colerick, Vicar.)
John David of Lustlabont burd
William the Son of Edward Thomas Weaver was Buried in
the Yard belonging to the Parish Church of St John Baptist
by Mr Colerick he was drownd the Day before.
Sarah a Child found on the Heath was Buried.
Elizabeth d. of Mr John Thomas was Buried above the Spikes
under his seat next to Madam Buttons.
Mrs Lougher was Buried in the Chancell the Grave being one
part under Madam Richds Seat and the Other part under
the Pillar that Supports the Chancel.
A Boy drowned at the Black ware (fn. 57) was Buried.
William Vaughan a Prisoner in the Goal was Buried.
Mrs Elizabeth Morgan of the Red House (fn. 58) burd
Elizabeth d. of Tho. Watkins Gardiner burd
Madam Ann Powell the Wife of Roger Powell Esqre of Energlyn
was buried in the Ile belonging to the White Fryers in
Martha a Child belonging to a Stranger was burd
A Stranger was Buried in the Chancel below the Steps.
Wm s. of Thos Morgan Gent was Buried within the Rails near
the Communion Table.
Mr Henry Morgans Attorney at Law was Buried in St John
Baptist Church in the North Alley above the Spikes.
Tamson (fn. 59) Davies Widd. was Buried.
Lewis Cox All'man was Buried.
Nicholas Green of Lustaluboon burd
Morgan Thomas one of Mr Wattkins is skolares burd
Elizabeth the sobosed Daughter of Nich. Green burd
Jany. 13. Cradock Wells (fn. 60) Alderman was Buried By the
Rev'end Mr Thomas Andrewes.
Florance Wod one of the Gaol was burd
Elizabeth ye Daughter of Roger stoon of Cleue (fn. 61) In summaset
Thos Price Bookbinder burd
Jane wife of Mr William Jones Alderman Jun'or burd
December ye 3 day 1711. The Good and Pious Madm Margrett
Morgan (fn. 62) was Buried.
Elizabeth Hengod widd. burd
George s. of Geo. Stephins Alderman burd
John Lantton one out of ye Cuntty Gole was Buried.
Mr Thos Williams Alderman burd
Maudlin a Stranger burd
Wenlian Purcel widd. burd
Elizabeth James A stranger of Bristol burd
Eman (fn. 63) Miles Aldn burd
Mr Expr Matthew1 burd
Pethewel Sheres All'man burd
The Rev'ēd Mr Thomas Andrewes Vicr of Cardife was Buried.
Mrs Dorethy Kemyes widd. was Buried.
Mr Wm Jones (fn. 64) Alderman burd by Rev. Thos Colrick Vick. of
Griffith Popkin burd
Anne ye Wife of William Mathews Alld'man burd
Arthur Yemmans Alldrman burd
Hy. William Sexton burd
Stephen Howert attorney burd
Hy. Meredith Aldn burd
Nathanell Wells Allderman burd
Thomas Nowel Aldn burd
William Powel Aldn burd
Tanglass (fn. 65) James widd. burd
Mary wife of Tho. William sexton burd
Mr Edward Kemis burd
Wm Lambert (fn. 66) Allman burd
Allx Purcel (fn. 67) Alldm burd
Thomas William sexton burd
Mathew Davies a Prisoner in His Ma[jes]ties Goal burd
James s. of Arthur Williams Aldn burd
Will: Thomas a Lad from Abergin. (fn. 68) was Buried.
Anstance ye Dar of Mr Crad Wells was Buried.
Joseph Farmar pipmaker was Buried.
Cradd. Nowell Alderman burd
Mr Michael Richards was Buried.
Jenkin scacy of silly was Buried.
Roger Sheres Corps from Bristol was Buried.
Joseph Robert of blakstordon (fn. 69) was Buried.
A strang Woman from Blakstordon was Buried.
Jenkin William an Osler of ye Red-hous was Buried.
John Lewis of Crossbughan (fn. 70) burd
Lewis Thomas of ye Maindy burd
A stranger as was Drowned was Buried In ye Church year of St
John in Cardife.
[Here James Thomas' writing ceases and Richard Price's begins.]
James Thomas parish-Clerk burd
Ann wife of Wm Williams Courier burd
Alice wife of Geo. Williams Schoolmaster burd
being Tuesday and St Pauls Day a Servant Man belonging to
Squire Lewis of Landull being a Stranger was burd
Wm Richards (fn. 71) Esqe burd in the Aldermans Isle.
The Lady Gwin was Buried in the Isle belonging to Squire
Herbert of the White Fryers in Cardiff.
Parchment book (first 2 leaves of paper) rebound.
A Register Book for the Parish of St John Baptist
Anne d. of Mr Thos Williams Victualler at ye George baptd
Henry s. of Hy. Cornish Tobacconist baptd
Dorothy the Daughter of a Strowling Woman baptd
Wm s. of Evan Rees of Cusbuchan (fn. 72) on the Heath baptd
Chas Wm s. of Michael Richards Esqre bapt. St Marys.
Mrs Lougher burd in the Chancel.
John Maddocks (fn. 73) a Criminal in the County Gool burd
Wm Williams a Stranger from fflintshire burd
Abraham Smalley Organist was Buried under the new pavement.
Wm Williams was buried in St John Baptist Church below the
Spikes under the New Pavement.
Jane Jones was Buried in St John Baptist Church below the
Jane d. of Edwd Whiteing was burd under the new pavement
under the Organ.
Tresure Jenkins burd
Mr George Lewis Aldn burd
Joanna d. of Edmund Lloyd Esqe burd above the Speeks by the
Cath. wife of Mr John Williams Apothecary was Buried in St John
Baptist Church under her own Seat near the South Door
above the Speeks.
Ann d. of Mr John Powell burd in the Chancel below the Steps.
John Morgan Parish Crier burd
Margt Hambury burd
Richd. s. of Richard ap Evan burd
John Thomas Stays maker a stranger burd
Wm Mathews Aldn burd below the Speeks.
A Young Lad a Stranger as Suppos'd from Pontipool was
A Stranger drown'd near the great Bridge in Cardiffe was burd
A Stranger unknown that died in the parish of St Marys. He
was Buried in St Johns Church Yard.
Hannah the Daughter of a Soldier was burd
Thomas s. of Tho. Mathew.
Mr John Phillips Alderman was Buried in the Aldermens Ile
by Mr Colerick.
Mrs Wenlion (fn. 74) Lloyd was Buried above the Speeks.
Elizabeth d. of Revd Mr Tho Colerick Vicr of Cardiffe by his
wife Jane Andrews was Baptized by Revd Mr Nathaniell
Blanch d. of Phillip Stephens peruke Maker baptd
Jas s. of Hy Parry Sexton baptd
Rachel the Supposed Daughter of John David of Lloynabrain
begotten on the body of Sarah Lewis baptd
Munsella son [?] of Mr Chas Gibbon baptd
Lewis s. of Lewis Williams labourer baptd
Chas s. of Lionell Stibbs peruke Maker baptd
Mary d. of Wm Richards gent by his wife Mary Preist baptd
Richard s. of Richd ap Evan baptd
Wm s. of Thos Evans ffeltmaker baptd
John the Supposed Son of William Jones begotten on the
Body of Mary the Supposed Wife of William Phillips was
Elizb. d. of Wm Thomas fisherman baptd
Knowlin s. of Mr John Willson baptd
Novr 9. Being Sunday Mary the Daughter of William Williams
Weaver near the Bridge was Baptized in St John Baptist by
Mr Charles Wesley
Sarah d. of Thos Williams Goal Keeper baptd
Wm s. of Wm Richards gent' baptd
Wenlion d. of Wm Thomas Cobler baptd
Eliz: the Daughter of Jenkin Richard was Baptized at the House
call'd the Kings Castle.
Edmund s. of Edmund Lloyd Esqe baptd
Wm s. of Mr Evan Prichard Surgeon baptd
Mary d. of Wm Miles School-Master baptd
Friswide (fn. 75) d. of Evan Watkin baptd
Richd supposed s. of Rich. Mansell by Jane Davies baptd
Elizabeth the supposed Daughter of Mr John Oakey Alderman by Ann Llewellin his maid was baptized.
David s. of Thos Llewellin Potter baptd
Lot, a Criminals Child born in the County Gaol bapt (fn. 76)
Bloom s. of Mr John Williams apothecary.
Wm s. of Wm Richards Esqre baptd
Hannah the Daughter of a Soldier was Baptised at Black Sturton
being in the parish of St John Baptist.
David s. of Jas Owen Schoolmaster.
Ann d. of John Harry at Boncanna (fn. 77) baptd
Petuell s. of Edwd Whiteing baptd
John s. of Wm Richards Esqre baptd
March the 17th this Day Joseph Farmer Pipe Maker delivered
the Key of the Seat that belonged to his wife Jane to Mr
Henry Williams Chandler in the presence of Richard Price
and Henry Parry and gave him full power and Authority
that the sd Seat should be for the use of Mr Henry Williams
and his ffamily and gave him right and Title to the same as
his own and none others.
December the 29th Being Sunday Thomas Williams Gardiner
was Seated in Elizabeth Gawlers Seat the same having the
Seat of Mary Deer Spinster on the East, the Seat of Elizabeth Williams on the South, the Seat of Mary Hart Widow
on the West and the North Alley Leading to the Herberts
Isle. [Richard Jones, churchwarden.]
Wm Richards gent' m. Mrs Mary Preist.
Thos Morgans m. Frisfith Williams both of Radyr.
Chas Williams of Rumney p'sh m. Susan Rowland of Bedwes
Mr John Preist m. Mrs Dorothy Brewer.
Thos Mathew m. Mary Purcell.
Rev. Mr Wm Llewellin m. Hannah Mathews.
Large folio parchment book rebound. (First few
Bapt. Pethuell s. of Wm Richards Esq.
Bur. Mr James Nooth organist below the Speeks.
October 13 Being Friday at Night Arthur Williams Esqre
Bailiffe of the Town of Cardiffe was Buried.
Zipporah Williams burd in Aldermens Ile.
John Tanner Aldn burd above the Speeks.
(Owen Jenkins, Vicar.)
Wm s. of Thos Powell Shipwright baptd
John s. of John Morgan fisherman baptd
Thos s. of John Mathews Courrier baptd
Sarah supposed daur of Mr Wm Richards begotten on the
body of Catherine Davis was baptised.
Elizabeth d. of John Owen Sarjeant bapt.
Mary d. of Hy Williams Attorney bapt.
Elizb. d. of Jas Williams Forgeman bapt.
Elizb. d. of Morgan John Sarjeant bapt.
John s. of Paul Price Clerk bapt.
Margt d. of Wm Evans Serjeant bapt.
Joan d. of John Harry Harper bapt.
Mary d. of Wm Dunn Forgeman bapt.
Jane d. of Thos Barlow Forgeman bapt.
Mary d. of Rich. Andrews Breechesmaker bapt.
Jas supposed s. of Wm Richards Esq. bapt.
Tho. s. of Peter Mathew bapt.
John s. of John Richards gent. bapt.
Jane d. of Tho. Williams of Blacksturton bapt.
Elizb. d. of Tho. Thomas alias Kill bapt.
John Whiteing Aldn burd
Frances Smalle was Buried in St John Baptist Church under
the Organ between the two Iron Pillars.
Edwd s. of Edwd Kemeys was burd [the father was a carpenter].
Being Thursday at Night was Buried William Richards Esqre
in the Aldermens Ile.
Jas Nooth burd near the organ [this was a son of the organist
who died previously.]
Henry Lewis a Stranger that died at the dawbinpits was buried.
Nicholas Meyrick a Young Man drownd in Crockherbtown
Well was buried.
Lot Lewis burd1
Mrs Mary Morgan burd in the Herberts Ile.
Rees John a young Man drowned at the old Key.
Elizab. Morgan burd under the organ.
Mrs Mary Mathews burd below the Speeks.
Jane d. of Eman (fn. 78) Lewis burd above the Speeks. [Last mention
of the Speeks.]
Lewis Thomas a young Lad that was drowned in the River Taff
Rich. Price Clerk bur. (John Willson, Parish Register.)
Aldn David Owen burd in Aldns Ile.
Mathew the Soposed Son of Edward Williams of Tophill.
A Strang Man Which Died in the Gole burd
Mary Jones by the Hays Stile was buried.
A Strange Man belonging to his Magistis Man of War.
Thos Williams from London burd
Margt wife of Joseph Severne a Soldier burd
Rev. Tho. Colerick late Vicar burd in the chancel by the Rev.
Mr Wells. [Owen Jenkins succeeding Vicar.]
Ann Williams alis Gey burd
Mary Which Was Boren in the Gole burd
Mary wife of Mr Bowls Attorney at Law burd
Mrs Jane Williams at the Cathayes burd in the Aldermans Ile.
Luke Powell Serjeant in the Glamorganshire Militia burd
Ann d. of John Jones Schoolmaster. (Paul Price, Parish
Thomas the supposed son of Mr Cradock Nowell was buried.
John Thomas a Black was buried.
Phil. Stephens Aldn burd
Henry the supposed son of Hy. Williams attorney was buried.
Geo. Watkins Aldn burd in Aldns Ile.
Llewellin Treherne (fn. 79) Esqe burd
Wm Lewis of the Kingcoad (fn. 80) burd
Wm James burd under the organ loft.
Hy. supposed s. of Mr Henry Chilcott Organist baptd
Ann a Child born at the Cathays bapt.
A Child born at the dwelling house of Wm James in Homanby
baptd by the name of William.
Wm s. of Cradock Nowell Esqe Bailiff of the Town of Cardiff.
Ann d. of John Deer Musitioner bapt.
Thomas s. of John Gimlett forgeman bapt.
Elener d. of Thos Lewis feltmaker bapt
Reece s. of Thos David feltmaker bapt.
Evan s. of Thos Evan limeburner bapt.
Magdalen d. of Thos Jones Peruke Maker bapt.
Wm supposed s. of Mr Miles Wells begotten of Margt
Robert s. of Wm Jones the Town Cryer bapt.
Mary supposed d. of John David of Langavella (fn. 81) bapt.
(Richd Evans, Minister.)
(James Thomas, Minister.)
Audry d. of Wm Dinnes bapt.
(fn. 82) s. of Terance Magrath bapt.
Hy Webber Chilcott organist burd under the organ loft.
Ann d. of Acquilla Jones Innkeeper burd
Ziphera d. of Jon Estance Shoemaker burd
Margaret Stradlin who died in the County Gaol was buried.
Jas s. of James Obrjan (fn. 83) Seaman bapt.
Elizb. d. of Elizb. Best that liv'd at the Holms (fn. 84) bapt.