CITY OF YORK - 2
 
The Churches
 All Saints (North Street)  All Saints Pavement  (Pavement) Holy Trinity (Goodramgate)  Holy Trinity (Micklegate) St Martin-le-Grand (Coney Street)  St Michael (Spurriergate) St Michael-le-Belfrey (Minster Yard)
St Olave (Marygate)

I have made extensive references to the Royal Commission on Historical Monuments volumes on the City of York. In the volumes the monuments are listed with reference number. I have cross referenced to these reference number by adding a prefix, where the RCHM uses a heading, thus:
Monuments (this includes standing monuments and wall monuments); Brasses (both floor and wall); Brass Indents; Floor Slabs; Coffin lids (these are usually ommited)

All Saints Pavement
Pavement  [RCHM York Vol V. The Central Area]







Above 1st Column - Top: Robert Bishoprick (1814) Surgeon [9]. Middle: Nathaniel Frobisher (1800) and infant son (unamed). Marble. [10]. Bottom: John Etty (1779), his son Mathew (1818); and the latter'swife, Esther (1829). Also three grandaughters. Marble by Fisher [M1]
2nd Column: Top:
Is this I7, see below. Bottom: Susannah & Ann Bilton (1766), daughters of Geo Bilton; George Bilton, son. Wm & Elizabeth Bilton. & Father of the above children 1778
3rd Column - Top: Troop Sgt Mjr John Polety (1829)
7th Dragoon Guards. Marble by W A Plows. Added below  a tablet to his brother, Charles (1828) [M1]. Bottom: George Henry Colledge (1946) Headmaster
4th Column: Top: John Nelson (1836) By Plows [M3]. Middle: Samuel Woodhead (1834) Marble by W Plows (signed) [M4].
5th Column: Top:
Ursula Wyvill (1790); her husband, Hale (1792); their daughter Sarah Pickett (1817) [M6].  Middle: Francis Jefferson (1756), alderman; his wife, Dorothy (1783); and their nineteen, many of whom dies in infancy and are unnamed, with the exception of two who reached adulthood: Dorothy Stabler and Ann _nson. [7] Bottom: James Sanders (1824) Alderman, Lord Mayor 1818. Marble by M Taylor. [8]










Tate Wilkinson (1803)
Manager of Theater Royal, York
His wife Jane (1826)
By Taylor [M2]
Mr Henry Richards (1783)
Quarter Master 15th Light Dragoons
Stone [M5]
Left top: _ Tomlinson (1709), Jos Foster (1709), Mrs Jane Tomlinson (1711), Robert Hilileigh (1712), Jane Jeep (1718), Judith  (1718), wife of Robert Jeep.
Left bottom:
Florence Esther Wright (1910)
Right top: Roger de Moreton (1382) and wife, Isabella (1412) From St Saviour's [B3]
Right Middle:
Robert Craythorn Kt (1482) [B5]
Right bottom:
Canon J H Armstrong MBE OStJ BA.  Air Training Corps Chaplain 1959-2003; Rector 1971-1991

Other Monuments
Floor Slabs Brasses and Indents
[S1] Ann Wightman (1738), Charles Wightman (1758), merchant, Mary (1789), his second wife, Mary (1804), their daughter.
[S2] see above
[S3] Seven children of Elizabeth and John Roscoa. See brass 1
[S4] Katherine Wiggins (1770)
[S5] William Daniel (183_)
[S6] M Lovell Doughty (1748) druggist. Elizabeth (1766), his daughter. See indent 2
[S7] George Cowling (1778), Jane (1790), his widow, and children
[S8] John Maude (179_); his wife,  Elizabeth (Rudd) (1772); his second wife, Mary (1825); Elizabeth Wilks
(1837),
grandaughter. And others
[S9] Roger Newton (1777)
[S10] John Thompson (1795)
[S11] Ann Ambler (1823), Abraham Ambler (182_); their daughter, Ann Priestley (1831)
[S12] see above
[S13] Emmanuel _ (1717) Lord Mayor; Mrs Hannah Pierson (1760)
[S14] John Riley (n/d)
[S15] Robert Bishoprick (1814)
[S16] Joseph Lodge (1758); Jeanetta (1774)
[S17] John Hearon (17__); his wife, Sarah (1700)
[S18] M Close (1767); D Dobson (1758), mother; and children
[S19] William Wilkinson (1751)
[B1] Elizabeth Roscoa (1804) Mother of seven children. See S3
[B2] Marie (1585) & Margerie (1600) Trew Sisters
[B3] see above.
[B4] Mary Gratrix (1700)
[B5] see above
[B6] Robert Askwith (1597) With ¾ figure and shield of arms; inscription plate lost. From St Crux
A brass records that the sound enhancement system was installed as a gift from the family of Mollie Elizabeth Weare in her memory 1990

[I1] For two shields
[I2] In floor slab 6
[I3] For inscription plate and figure ?
[I4] For inscription plate and two shields
[I5] In slab for two figures, inscription plate and shield. Secondary plate to John...
[I6] For two quatrefoils
[I7] For plate and shield. Possibly shown in the photographs above; if so this his a S (looks inverted) also carved into it.
Monuments
  A  tablet records that fragments of medieval glass from the east window of St Saviour's were reassembled as the west window here as a tribute to Rev Angelo Raine MA Rector 1937-56
A tablt reecords the the carved panelling in the sanctuary is in memory of John Watson MA (1930) Canon Residentiary and Sub-Dean of York Minster and Rector here 29 years
Jacob Wilks (n/d) and his wife Elizabeth (1835) White tablet on black base.

Holy Trinity
Goodramgate [RCHM York Vol V. The Central Area]




Top: Rev Charles Dallon MA (1838)  [M3]
Bottom:Thomas (1450) & Matilda Danby (1458) [B1]
'Pray for the souls of Thomas Danby one time mayor and citizan of York who died 3rd day of May AD 1450 and Matilda his wife who died 4th day of January AD 1458 whose souls reach atonement with God. Amen
Brass in stone slab
Lyonel Elyot (1736) [S3]
Top:
Joseph Buckle (1818) and Esther (1834) [M6]

Bottom:
[S9] William Briggs (1636) & Anne (1673). Also two grandchildren who died young, William & John

Above and right: Two stone coffins; that on the right hold a very broken slab, inscribed '[Eliza]beth Walker 12th June .... [C1 & 2]
Below left Fractured slabs; right slab with a brass inserted and supported on a wooden structure.

Other Monuments
Brasses & Indents Floor Slabs
[B2] Ellen Baker (1837) Set in slab with indents for earlier brasses.
[I1]  Oblong with three fixing holes
[I2]  For figure and inscription
[I3] For four shields and plate; now holds B2
[I4] For figure and plate


[S1] Henery Billingham (1703)
[S2] Richard Graham (1746)
and his wife Cordelia (Chaloner) (1763
[S4] William Richardson (1679)
Alderman and sometime Mayor
[S5] William Loe (1678)
[S6] Richard Dennis (1678)
proctor
[S7] Margaret Swineard (1810)
[S8] Benjamin Swineard (1796)
Husband of the above
[S10] Four children of Robert and Mary Ann Fryer. 19th century
[S11] James Robert Fryer (1840) Proctor. Father of the children above. Also see M2
[S12] Mrs Margaret Smith (1762)
[S13] John Slack (1744)
and Ann (1756)
[S14] Mrs Elezebeth _ (Dennis) (_)
[S15] Thomas Severs (1829)
and Frances (1832)
[S16] T.B (1831)
Small
Coffin Lids

The RCHM lists five such slabs. [L2] has an incised floriated calvary cross with symbols of a fish and a cauldron on either side. Also listed in Pevsner.
Monuments
[M1] Frances Green (1721) White marble sarcophagus with heraldic cartouche; shaped tablet above. Attrib: Charles Mitley. Also mentioned in Pevsner.
[M2] James Robert Fryer (1840), proctor, and other family members. Sililar to M3. Signed: Fisher, York
[M4] Rev James Dallin (1838) and Elizabeth (1864) added later. White tablet on large black bacground on which is recorded its removal in1878 the old St Maurice. Signed: J Flintoff, York
[M5] Joseph Smith (1827) and his daughter Christiana (1824) Tablet with draped decorations. Signed: Bennett, S. York

Priory Church of the Holy Trinity
Micklegate [RCHM York Vol. III. South-West of the Ouse]

Elizabeth Scarisbrick (1797) [19]
Signed: Th Atkinson
Cpt Edwyn Walker (1910) and his wife Elizabeth (1915). And their sons: Cpt Oswald B. (1914) kia; Mjr Wilfred B. (1914) kia; Cpt Roger B. MC (1918) kia; Edwyn G. (1910) Died in riding accident

John Burton MD and his wife Mary (1771). One of the books is inscribed 'Mon Ebor Vol I ' (John Burton 1697-1771, antiquary and physician, 1759) [M2]

Thomas Condon (1759) and his wife Maria (1806) [M1]


 
Top: Henry Jubb (1792) and Elizabeth (1793) [M11]
Signed: Wm Stead, York
Bottom:
Frederick Sherlock Pope (1852)
Curate
  Top: Joshua Crompton (1832), his wife, Anna Maria (1819) Signed: M Taylor [16]
Bottom:
Elizabeth Ann (1760) [17]
Top:  William Crumack (1847), his wife Martha (1854) White marble. Said to be signed Skelton (1972) [M13]
Bottom:
Mary Swinburne (1761) [M14]
Anastasia  Strickland Standish (1807) [M3] Top: Mrs Elizabeth Richardson (1854) [M8] Said to be on a black base & signed Essex (1972)
Bottom:
Margaret Anne Yorke (1847) [M9]
Said to be signed Skelton (1972)

Elizabeth Steward (1847); her husband John
Steward (1855)
Merchant. [M12]
Signed: Skelton
Jane Yorke (1840) [M7]
Signed Skelton
 John Greene (1792) Cartouche with arms [M20] Margaret Stanhope (Peers)  (1637) [M6]

Other Monuments
Monuments Floor Slabs
[M4]  Ann Derby  (1615) Cartouche
[M5] William Fryer (1838)
Solicitor; his children who died in infancy, Thomas Walker and William Fryer. Also his wife, Elizabeth (1842)
[M10] William Duffin (1839)
White marble tablet. Said to be signed Skelton
[M15] Joshua Ingham (1836), Elizabeth (1848)
Marble signed Skelton
[M18] Thomas Swann (1832), his first wife Harriet Ann (Clark) (1812) and second wife Anne (1831)
Harvey Broom (1898)
and his wife Elizabeth Dale (1902)
Elizabeth Jane Crompton (1869)
and her sisters: Mary Frances Herries (1866), Henriette Matilda Crompton (1881), Margaret Sarah Crompton (1884) and Caroline Rachel O'Reilly (1885), and her brother, Robert Edward Crompton (1840)
[S1] Frances Olive Tempest (1795)
[S2] Jane Yorke (1810)
[S3] John Allanson (1783]
Twice lord mayor; his wife, Elizabeth (1766)
[S4] [Jonathan Benson (1725)],
son William [1741], [daughter, Mary (1739)], wife Ann (1746), and others.
[S5] William Green (1764) and his wife (1770)
[S6] Kesia Raper (1797)
, John Horner (1791) wine merchant, Jane Raper (widow of John Raper and aunt to John Horner), Mary Green (1802) (fourth daughter of Jane Raper), Ann Horner (1818)
[S7] Walter Richmond (1803)
of Kingston, Jamaica
[S8] Jane Richmond (1808), wife of above; Ann (1798), their daughter.

St Michael
Spurriergate  [RCHM York Vol V. The Central Area]

   
William Harrison (1799), Dorothy (1786), his wife. Two of their children 'who died young'. Also his parents: John (1769) and Sarah (179_) [M1] Thomas Sanderson (1803), Elizabeth (1782), his wife. Their son Thomas Sanderson (1837) and his wife, Frances (1843) [M2]
Fractured; said to be on a black marble backing, signed Fisher, York (1981)
Mrs Rebecca & Susannah Thorne (n/d) 18th Century [M6] John Barker (1844) [M7]
Said to be signed Skelton, York (1981)
Katherine Coppinger (1763) [M8]

William Hutchinson (1724) Sheriff 1772. Signed Fischers [M9] John Wood (1704) Alderman and sometime Lord Mayor; his wife, Anne (1679), their son Charles (1684) [M10] William Langton (1466) Rector. Chalice and second inscription from top. [B1]
William Wilson (1517)  First inscription [B2]
 William Shaw (1681) Merchant. Third inscription and signed by Joshua Mann [B4]
William Honcock (1681) and Helen Bottom insciption [B3]
Top: Ellen Layland (1731), Jacob Layland Merch (1760)
Bottom:
George Fowler (1802) and his wife Martha (1807)

Other Monuments
Monuments Floor Slabs (Continued)
[M3] Mrs Elizabeth Bath (1736) Stone tablet with moulded base and cornice
[M4] William Grew (1770) and his wife Jane (1790) White marble tablet with apron and segmental head; small urn atop.
[M5] John Harrison (1729) Stone cartouche
[M10] John Nelson (1847) White marble tablet,  gray backing. Signed Fisher
[S15] Alan Hamerton (1405) and his wife Isabella. Reused for Henry Myres (1775), John Thorpe & Rebecca (1778) and Susanna Thorpe (1782)
[S16] Alice,
wife of Benjamin Barst_  and three children.
[S17] (William) Stephenson (1752) and his wife Frances (1727); MrsAlice Stephenson (1685)
[S18] Francis Stephenson (1783)
Twice Lord Mayor; his grandson Richard (1781)?
[S19] William Clark (1796)
watchmaker: his wife Frances (1819); their daughter Frances Ann (1799)
[S20] James Harrison (1791)
; his wife Mary (1810); their daughter Ann (1766); Elizabeth Hoy (1767)
[S21] Robert Hartley (1803)
Flax dresser; his wife Jane (1808)
[S22] John __
and his wife Sarah (1789)
[S23] Samuel Mancklin (1687)
[S24] George Davison [1779) ?
; his wife Elizabeth (1774)
[S25] James Astington (1774);
his wife Elizabeth (1787); their son James (1780)
[S26] William Whytehead (1711)
Attorney, alderman, sometime Lord Mayor; his wife Margaret (1711)
[S27] Richard Wood (1701)
[S28] Elizabeth Hardy (1690)
[S29] Jacob Layland (1760)
merchant; his wife Ellen (1751); George Fowler (1802); his wife Martha (1807)
[S30] Ricard Clark (1797)
; his wife Margaret (1787) nad four unamed children
[S31] Ann Clark (1775); her daughter also Ann Clark (1781). John Clark (1792)
[S32] James Fryer (1806)
his wife Margaret (1793); their son James 1816) Proctor
[S33] Elizabeth Copley (1776); Elizabeth Long (1780)
[S34] Mary Stephenson
[S35]  Mark Mitchell (1778)
and ?
[S36] John _ (1703) goldsmith
Floor Slabs
[S1] William Harrison (1799), Dorothy (1786) his wife; and their children, Francis & Leonard See M1 above
[S2] George _man (1683) sometime Mayor; Lady Issabill (1680), his wife
[S3] Mrs Grace Clark (1689)
[S4] Richard Davies (_), Ann (1758)
, his first wife; Eleanor (1759?), his second wife
[S5] William Jenninga (1904)
[S6] Nine children and grandchildren of Samuel and Sarah Fowler (1780-1816)
[S7] Peter Richardson (1690)
Sometime sheriff
[S8] Thomas Nursaw (1765)
Merchant; his wife Jane (1790) and daughter Jane (1776)
[S9] Thomas Sanderson (1803)
[S10] Benjamin Beilby )176_)
[S11] Alice, wife of John Derby (1746) ?
and others. Brass B2 above was once set into this slab
[S12] Dorothy,
wife of Joseph Hewan (1735) ?
[S13] Elizabeth & Richard __
[S14] _ Robson
, widow of George Robson (1778)

St Martin - le - Grand
Coney Street   [RCHM York Vol V. The Central Area]

Above left:  Thomas Colthurst (1588) with inscribed brass plate (see B3) The four shields are incised for enamel and have studs to simulate brasses. The inscription plate is brass [M3]
Above right:
Robert Horsefield (1711); wives, Elizabeth (1666), Mary (1668), Elizabeth (1673) and Hannah (1719); and seven children. [M2]
Far right:
Lady Elizabeth Sheffield (1633) The male bust is that of Sir William, who erected the monument. The flanking figures are of Charity and Mercy [M4].
Above left: George Trundle MA (1920) Vicar
Above right: Richard Beverley Machell MA (1898) Vicar 1891-1898, Canon of York Minster


Right:
Valentine Nalson (1722/230) Paster to this church and succentor to York Minster [B5]

Other Monuments
Monuments
[M1] Charles P__se (1708) Broken
[M2] see above
[M3] see above
[M4] see above
[M5] John Kendall (1823) and his wife, Honor (1833) Niche with Gothick canopy
Indents
[I1] For figure
[I2] For plate
[I3] For plate
Brasses
[B1] Captain Robert Middleham (1765) plain plate
[B2] Maryanne Campbell (1802) plain plate
[B3] see above [M3] Thomas Colthurst
[B4] Christopher Harrington (1614) Goldsmith. With demi-figure and arms of the Goldsmiths' Company
[B5] see above
[B6] Joshua Walker (1805)
[B7] John Hardman Lister (1810) Solicitor. Signed Barker, York
Coffin Lids
The RCHM records 7 of these
 

All Saints
North Street [RCHM York Vol. III. South-West of the Ouse]

  [S11] Thomas de Kyllyngwyke (after 1381) and wife Juliana.       Richard Wilton & Mrs Elizabeth (1766) cut [S3] Joshua Witton (1674) [S2]
 

Other Monuments
Floor Slabs
[S1] Joan Stoddard (1599), James Pennyman (1699) and Esther (1745), his wife. Also on same slab, Iohn Stoddard Clarke/parson of this Rectory
[S4] John Rothum (c 1390)
[S5] William Lonesdale (c 1487) Latin inscription
[S6] John Coupland (c 1469)
[S7] Ann Dawson (1730) and grandaughters, Ann Pick & Sussanah Cass (1780)
[S8] D.D Small stone with large initials
[S9] Mary Mason (1718/18)
[S10] Mary ((1783) & George (1789) Milner
[S11] see above
[S12] John de Weredale (c 1395)
[S13] Anna Clarke (1795) and husband John (1800)
[S14] John Bawtrie (1411)
[S15] Richard de Killingholme and wives, Joan and Margaret
(c 1451)
[S16] Sarah Grainger (1825) and husband William (1830)
[S17] Elizabeth Harrison (1772) and her sons Alexander & Richard
[S18] Susannah Clarke (1788) & Sarah Clarke (1792)
[S19] Ann Harrison (1792) Relict of James
[S20] Elizabeth Harrison (1762), James Harrison (1771)
 
Brasses and Indents
[B1] William Stockton (1471) Lord Mayor who married secondly Isabella, widow of Robert Colynson, also Lord Mayor . Set in stone slab commemorating John Wardall. Latin inscription.
[B2] Thomas Clarke (after 1449) Latin insciption; Evangelist symbols (St Mark missing) . Also indent for:
[B3] Thomas Atkinson (1642) Tanner. Now fixed to wall of wall of north aisle. Latin inscription. Demi-figure
[B4] Thomas Askwith (1609)  and wife Anne English insciption. Arms
[B5] Charles Townley (1713) Latin inscription





Brasses and Indents cont...
[I1] Oblong, gray marble
[I2] Small in tapered coffin lid, stone
[I3] Similar to above
[I4] In marble slab
[I5] In worn stone
[I6] For figure and inscription plate in marble slab

Coffins and Coffin Lids
The RCHM lists 17 of these, two of which have been referred to in brass indents.

[L4] has a foliated cross, sword and arrow
[L7] has a cross with a hatchet by the shaft
[L10] has two crosses with bow and arrow under one and a sword under the other

Some of the stones above may be included but it has not been possible to cross reference them





George William Guest MA (1901) Rector
Top: Margaret Pennington (1753) [M2]
Centre:
William Coats (1851) builder, wife Jane (1851) and son George (1885)
Bottom : John James Gutcu (1881)
  Top: John Etty (1708) Carpenter. [M1]
Bottom: William Henry Collins (1900) Rector for 17 years and missionary in North China for25 years

St Michael-le-Belfrey
Minster Yard  [RCHM York Vol V. The Central Area]

Far left: Sir Robert Squire (1709) & Pricilla (1711)  Attrib: John Nost & Andre Carpenter [M23] The adjacent monuments follow.  Above far left: Mary Waterhouse (Kirkby) (1786) [M24].  Above centre left: Mary Woodyear (Drake) (1728) Latin inscription. Very curved - so difficult to read - designed to fit its original position.  [M25]. Near right: Infant Vavasour (1728) great grandson of Michael Fawkes  [M21].  Far right: Thomas Mitchell (1762) and his wife Ann (Cholmeley) (1773) [M20]
Anne Mary Thornton (1753)
Aged 18 [M26]
Alexander Hunter MD (1809), first wife, Elizabeth (1749) and second wife, Ann (1814); also sons John (1798) & George (1794) Signed: Fishers, York 1813 [M28] Catherine & Christine North (1734) Sisters. Latin inscription. Signed: Charles Mitley, Edwd Raper [M29] Catharine Salvin (1807) [M30] John White (1715)
Printer [M3]
Ann Walker (Pierson) (1687)
[M2]
John Todd (1811); Sarah (1813), his widow; Henrietta (1830), their daughter; Sarah (1833), their eldest daughter; George Westerman (1834), son; John (1837), eldest son. By J Tilney.[M7] Robert Harrison (1822), Ann, his wife (1823); William Bilton (1823). By Fisher.
[M1]
Rev William Richardson (1821)
Subchanter and vicar of St Sampson's. Signed: Taylor, York.
[M9]

Top:
Marion Christina Lloyd (1821) [M4]
Bottom: Sophia Margaret Bolton (Stainforth) (1821) [M5]

Mrs Mary Pickering (1748)
[M31]
Sir Thomas Fothergill Kt (1735)
[M32]
 
John Blanshard (1770) and his wife Mary (1786)
Proctor in Ecclesiastical Court of York [M35]
Carleton, Dorothy & Elizabeth Metcalfe; Also Elizabeth (Carleton) (1790), their mother.
Elizabeth the Younger died in 1790; the other children in infancy [M36]
   Mary Lawson (1774)
Black marble base [M40]
 Richard Farrer (1780) Alderman and twice mayor; his wife Margaret (Napier) (1764); and their sons, John, Richard, James, Richard [M41] Mary Gammar (1738)
[M12]
 
Lt & Adjutant John Crossland (1813) York City Regiment of Local MilitiaSigned Fishers, York [M39]
This monument has been divided into two parts and set separately
 
Right. Top left: Thomas Willis (1813) White marble [17]. Top centre: Mary Mawe (1823) marble. [16]   Top right: Thomas James (1732) [15]. Bottom: Ralph Davidson (1883) Church warden 28 years and City councillor.

Above. Far Left: Georgina Bigland (1820) [B2];  Centre left: Frances Farrer (James) (1680) Signed: Joshua Mann [B3]; Centre right: Thomas Dawnay (1683) [B1]; Far right Thomas Wanless (1711/12) [S14]
Far right: Elizabeth Dalton Drake (1746)

Other Monuments
   
Monuments Monuments (continued)

[M6]   Rev William Richardson MA (1837) White marble tablet with moulded base and cornice
[M8]   Rev William Knight (1739) Subchanter of the Cathedral and Rector. White mable tablet with moulded base and cornice.
[M10] Martha Richardson (1829) Widow of William. Marble tablet
[M11] Elizabeth Wycliffe (1777), her daughter Lucy (1826) and the daughter of the latter, Rev Thomas Barker (1829),Rector of Nether Poppleton 1782-97
[M14] Mariana Belcombe (1842) and grandson, William Alexander Milne (1834). White marble tablet on black base.
[M18] Baldwin Wake MD (1842) Sarcopagus shaped tablet, signed Flintoft
[M19] Charlotte (1832) & Elizabeth Frances (1836) Wake. Daughters of Bladwin Wake MD, the latter died at 14. White marble tablet signed' Flintoft
[M22] Charles Gent and his wife Alice (Guy) (1723) She formerly widow to Charles Bourne, printer. Also added Adeliza (1761) Simple slab but covered by item of furniture
Roger Darvall (1813) White marble tablet, signed, Fisher, York
[M27] William Dossie (1808)  Tablet with cornice
[M33] Susan Marshall (1794), her husband, James (1796) Brown tablet, worn
[M34] Julia (1860) & Maria (1858) Salmon. Sisters. White tablet, signed Skelton
[M37] 'Thomas Brook (1795), proctor, and Anne (1836), his wife. Also their children: John (1771), eldest son who died at 5, Thomas (1817), youngest son, also proctor, Ann (1846), second daughter, Martha (1853), third and youngest daughter and Sarah Rudd (1824) eldest daughter. White marble tablet on black base, signed, Fisher, York
[M38] William Staveley (1814) and his wife, Ann (1812) White marble tablet on black base
[M42] John Richardson Currer MA (1840) He,  of Balliol College, Oxford,  accidentally drowned while rowing on the Isis Buried St Mary Magdalen, Oxford. Latin inscription. White marble tablet on black base with curved top; the the 'single white flower with broken stem' referred to in RCHM has presumably been lost
           

[M43] Henry George Currer (1837) White marble on black bases, signed, M Taylor. Latin inscription. He was brother of the above, both sons of Rev Dawson Richardson Currer.
Rev Thomas Barker,
wife
Lucy and sons John, Francis, Henry, Edward, William & Charles. White tablet on black base N/D
William Hornby (1846) and his wife Sophia (1856)  White tablet on black base
Brasses and Indents
[I1] Purbeck marble slab for B2
[I2] For small figure and plate, medieval
[I3] For B1
[I4] For B3
[I5] For two shields and inscription plate
      Henry Cowling (1909)
Solicitor
Floor Slabs

[S12] Jane Adams (1684/5), her brother Thomas (1722) Recorder of City of York and her sister Margaret (1730)
The RCHM lists 29 slabs in total, which includes those above

St Olave

Marygate [RCHM Vol. IV Outside the City Walls, East of the Ouse]


   
Michael Loftus (1762)
'Servant to the late Duke of ORMOND whilſt in SPAIN' [M10]
Frances Worsley (1837) [M9] Charles Christopher Richard Hacket (1849) [M6] Margatet (1856), George (1859) & Martha (1866) Bess. Siblings John (1826) & Sarah (1835) Roper
By Michael Taylor [M11]
 
George Stephenson (1800) [M12] George Hutchinson (1775) and his mother Elizabeth (1774) [M7] John Jordon (1756) Col of 9th Reg of Dragoons. Buried South Audley Chapel, Middlesex. His wife, Althea Jordan (1741). Their daughter Alathea who died as an infant. And their daughter, Anne Maria Alathea Maud (1778). By Fishers [M8] William Thornton  (1721) Joyner and architect; he was responsible for the wooden structure which restored the north transept of Beverely Minster in position in 1719
Also his son, Robert (1724) [M13]
Ronald Hammerton Dove (2001)
Bellringer and compiler of Dove's Guide to the Church Bells of Britain
Rev Thomas Cripps (1749)
[M3]




Woman's head only in quatrefoil, part of 13th century grave slab; above south door Fanny Bitha Weaver (1908)

Sarah Eyre (1825) [M2]

Frances Hird
Wife of Rev Lamplugh Hird, Prebendary of York Minster [S9]
Top: Robert Thornton (1792) see M13 above [S2]
Bottom: 'D EMPTY 1827' and HD MD
Lt David Naylor (1831)
[S10]

Other Monuments
 
Monuments Floor Slabs

[M1] David Russel (1840) and his wife Elizabeth (Baines) (1822) White tablet on black base
[M4] William Cattell (1830) and his wife, Sarah (1842) White tablet on black base
[M5] David Poole (1830); his daughters, Helen (1820), who died aged 9; and Cecelia Jane Cofiels (1840) On a black base: sarcophagus shaped tablet with lion's feet on a low plinth; arms below. By  Michael Taylor

A tablet records that the chancel was erected as a memorial to the Rev Frederick Augustus Bartlett (1877) 22 years vicar.
A tablet (in a like style) records that the Stations of the Cross series in the church are in the memory of Cryril Henry Brownlow King (1964) and given by his wife Margaret
A tablet with the list of incumbents is in memory of Edith Wilson (1967)
James Russell (1860)
and wife Harriot Bridget (1879) White tablet on black base, arms


[S1]
Anna Burgess (1792) and her husband John (1795)
[S2] see above
[S3] Rev Thomas Mosely (early 19th century)
[S4] Elizabeth Mosely (1787)
[S5] Capt Isaac Moorsom (1779)
[S6] Rebecca Legard (1783)
[S7] Anne Mosely (1782)
[S8] Anthony Thorpe (1830)
[S9] see above
[S10] see above

The above D EMPTY 1827 and HD MD appear not to be listed in RCHM
Brasses
Mary Burdsall (1914) A brass records that by her 'munificent the tower was repaired and the bells tuned and rehung Feb 1916
Samuel Joseph Barrow (1928) This brass is curved to fit round a pillar
Mary Palmes (1911)

 
 
 
 

 

St Clement's, Scarcroft Road

Elias Pawson (1715) Cartouche with cherub's heads and drapery
Henry Pawson (1730) Inscription, Corinthian pillars and open pediment by William Palmer
Alathea Fairfax (1744)
Rev John Fairfax (1844)
Marble tablet with ivy leaves and palms by Fisher

Some of the earlier monuments - as well as other fittings- came from St Mary Bishophill Senior which was demolished in 1963

St Crux Parish Room, Pavement

Sir Robert Watter (1612) & Margaret (1608) Limestone tomb chest of 1610. Canopy with putti and arms supported by Corinthian columns. Recumbent effigies: male and female civilians. On back wall kneeling child and babies. Inscription flanked by Faith and Peace figures.
Sir Thomas Herbert (1681) Brass with inscription and arms
Roger Belwood (1694) Inscription flanked by books; arms above.
Sir Tancred Robinson (1754)  Sarcophagus with Lord Mayor's regalia, seated cherub, portrait medallion, anchors and cannon. Obelisk with cartouche of arms.
Thomas Bowes (1777) Sarcophagus shaped tablet attrib. John Fisher
Henry Waite (1780) Tablet with large portrait medallion; each side pedestals with rams' heads atop and wreathed in ivy . By John Fisher.
Thomas Court (1803) Urn on slate backing by Plows
Richard Hudson (1802) Marble tablet with urn etc by Chambers, Scarborough
Ann Spooner (1834) Tablet flanked by scrolls

The early fifteenth church was partially demolished in 1887 but the parish room, built in 1888 incorporates part of the north wall of the church.

St Cuthbert, Peasholme Green

Charles Mitley (1758)  .Cartouche with two cherubs' heads
Thomas Kilby (1792) Draped urn with obelisk backing by William Stead, York
William Briggs (1823) Inscribed scroll with amphora by Michael Taylor
Ann & Elizabeth Simpson (1836) White marble tablet with pediment and urn by Skelton

St Denys, Walmgate

Dorothy Hughes (n/d) Kneeling female in niche flanked by four niches with the three Virtues; inscription above on round headed tablet topped by skull, putti and down turned torches; below winged figure with palm leaf and crown.
Dorothy Wilson (1717)
Inscription between Corinthian pillar and below arched pediment
Robert
W Hotham (1806) Mourning female with urn on black obelisk background by W & C Fisher

St Edward, Tadcaster Rd, Dringhouses

Sir John Lawson (1919) Tablet by P Silden

St Helen, St Helen's Square

J Buckle (1790)
Bust in open pediment, architectural surround (vestry)
Thomas Payler & Family
(1795 & 1809) Draped urn with cherub's heads by Coad & Sealy (vestry)
John Stow (1775)
Urn on pedestal with shield
Theosophilus Davye Garencieres (1796)
With sarcophagus  signed Taylor
Thomas Hartkey (1809) With urn signed Taylor
James Atkinson (1839) Gothic tablet with ogee arch by T Hayes, Beverley
Elizabeth Acklam (1723) Floor slab with arms



St John the Evangelist, Micklegate

Now an Arts Centre but some monuments remain; the others were removed in 1939

Sir Richard Yorke (1489) Altar tomb with shields in quatrefoils
Nathaniel Wilson (1726) Marble tablet with semicircular arch and cherub's head below.
Elizabeth Bennet (1825) Scroll with inscription, sarcophagus and weeping willow. Singed Bennett

St Martin-cum-Gregory, Micklegate

Sarah Carter (1708) Cartouche with cherubs' heads
Andrew Perrott (1701) Cartouche with cherubs' heads
Martha Perrott (1724)
Cartouche
Samuel Dawson (1731)
Pedimented frame with arms, scroll and crossed palm fronds.
Rev Robert Benson (1822)
Tablet with sarcophagus by Stead
Susanna Beilby (1664) Floor slabs with arms
Frances Bathurst (1774)
 Floor slabs with arms

St Martin-le-Grande, Coney St

Christopher Harrington (1614) Goldsmith. Brass with demi-figure and arms of goldsmiths' company
Sir William Sheffield (1633) & Wife (1636) Two busts flanked by statues of Charity and Mercy.

St Mary Bishophill Junior, Bishophill Junior

Part of Anglo-Saxon grave slab: 9th - 10th century

St Mary Castlegate, Castlegate

Now York Heritage Centre

Sir Henry Thompson (1692) Ledger stone
William Mushet (1792)
Tablet with snake entwining pole by Fisher
Anne Lloyd (1830) Tablet with urn and arms by Fisher
Rawling Gould (1873) Architect. Gothic frame




St Sampson, Church

Now Old People's Centre

William Richardson (1680) Brass signed Joshua Mann

St Saviour, St Saviourgate

Now Archaeological Research Centre

Thomas Atkinson (1798) Architect by John Atkinson

St Stephen, Acomb

Wall tablets by York sculptors: Plows, M Taylor, Fisher, and by Williams (Huddersfield), and Davies (Newcastle-upon-Tyne)

 
With many thanks to Richard Collier for supplying all of the photographs on this page. Further information is from the RCHM York Volumes
 
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