Difference between revisions of "St Nicholas Cole Abbey with St Nicholas Olave, London Genealogy"

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
(1541)
(1541)
Line 11: Line 11:
 
=== Census records  ===
 
=== Census records  ===
  
==== 1541 Subsidy ====
+
==== 1541 Subsidy ====
  
*[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=36100 1541 London Subsidy Roll, Bread Street Ward - Parte of Saynt Nicholas Coll Abby and Mary Magdalen in Fysshstrett], courtesy: [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/ British History Online]
+
*[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=36100 1541 London Subsidy Roll, Bread Street Ward - Parte of Saynt Nicholas Coll Abby and Mary Magdalen in Fysshstrett], courtesy: [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/ British History Online]
 +
*[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=36111 1541 London Subsidy Roll, Farringdon Ward Within - The Parish of Seynt Nycholas], courtesy: [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/ British History Online]
  
 
==== 1582 Subsidy  ====
 
==== 1582 Subsidy  ====

Revision as of 04:15, 10 November 2011

England Gotoarrow.png London Gotoarrow.png London Parishes Gotoarrow.png St Nicholas Cole Abbey with St Nicholas Olave

Londonstnicholascoleabbey.jpg

Parish History

St Nicholas Cole Abbey with St Nicholas Olave, the church of, is situated on the south side of Old Fish Street, Doctors' Commons...  There was a church on the same site prior to 1377...when it was rebuilt. The church was destroyed by the great fire of 1666, and the present church built by Sir Christopher Wren.  It was finished in 1677, and is the first church built and completed after the fire.  The church is a rectory, the advowson of which was anciently in the dean and chapter of St. Martin Le Grand; but on grant of that collegiate church to the abbot and canons of Westminster, the patronage devolved to that convent, in whom it continued till the dissolution of their monastery, when it devolved to the crown, in which patronage it is present.  After the great fire, the parish of St. Nicholas Olaves [see that church] was united to this, which is a rectory of very ancient foundation.. the united rectory is in the city, diocese and Archdeaconry of London, and the advowson is, from the before named Union of parishes, in the alternate gifts of Lord Chancellor, for the crown and again and chapter of St. Paul's.[1]

These parishes were part of Queenhithe Ward.

Resources

Census records

1541 Subsidy

1582 Subsidy

Web sites

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: St Nicholas Olave
Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: St Nicholas Cole Abbey

References

  1. James Elmes, M.R. I. A., Architect, A Topographical Dictionary of London and its Envirions (London: Whittaker, Treacher and Arnot, 1831). Adapted. Digital version: Google Books.