Appendix: Subscribers to the rebuilding of the tower, 1628

Pages 535-536

The Records of St. Bartholomew's Priory and St. Bartholomew the Great, West Smithfield: Volume 2. Originally published by Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1921.

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A list of those who subscribed to the rebuilding of the tower (or steeple) of the Church of St. Bartholomew the Great in 1628, recorded on the first page of the Register commencing 1647. (fn. 1)

The names of such honorable persons and others The inhabitants of the parish of greate St. Bartholomews London, and others well disposed as have voluntarily contributed towards the reedifying of the steeple there, and the particular summes by them given. To the undertaking of which worke wee received our first incouragment from the right worll Sr Henry Martyn Knight, Judge of His Maties High Court of Admiralty, and of the Prerogative Court etc. who was pleased to give unto us the summe of Fiftie Pounds. 50l

The right Ho: Henry Earle of Holland Patron 20l
The right Ho: Oliver Earle of Bolingbrooke 20l
The right Ho: ffrauncis Earle of westm'land 10l
The right Ho: the Lady Cycely de Laware (blank)
The right Ho: the Lady Elizabeth Say and Seal 10l
The right Ho: Edward Lord Newburgh 10l
Sr Heneneage ffynch Knight Recorder of London 10l
Sr Gyles Eastcourt Knight and baronet "
Alice Lady Hatton widdow 3l
Sr Christopher Hatton Knight of the bath 10l
Sr Thomas Smith Knight of the bath "
Sr Henry Wallopp Knight 5l
Sr John Smith Knight 6l
Aphra Lady St leger 22l
Robert Barkham Esquier 2l
Anthony Low Esquier 3l
Henry Osborne Esquier 2l
Arthur Jarvis Esquier 20l
Thomas Joslyn Esquier 10l
John Anthony Doctor of Phisicke 20l
Richard Glover gentleman 5l
Humfrey Selwood gent 2l
Thomas Gundrey gent 2l
Henry Coldwell gent "
Tutcher Castle gent 2l
William Scarborough gent "
Hercules Hollyland gent 2l
Rich: Tirrell citizen & haberdasher of London 3l
Maximilian Coult gent "
Stephen Pott citizen & of London (fn. 2) 4l
Mr Christopher Marten (blank)
Mr John Marten "
Mr William Pollard "
Mris Margaret Young widdow 10s
Mr Roger Tue 20s
Mr Ralph Keble 20s


  • 1. Above, p. 512. Par. Reg. 2, p. 1.
  • 2. He bequeathed in addition 20s. in his will. Vol. I, App. I, p. 554.