This section, written by Alan Langley and Judy Hodgetts, presents a history of the East Farndon Church of St John the Baptist and its Clergy. 

History of the Church and the Clergy

Former Cottage Near Church

Click on the heading or the photo to access the main written article.

You can find more detailed biographies of a number of the Clergy mentioned in the main article by clicking on the links below.

John Eyre – Rector 1659 to 1696 

Thomas Thomas – Curate 1780s to 1824

Alfred Wilson – Rector 1872 to 1894 

James Nance – Rector 1895 to 1905

The Rectors of St John the Baptist’s Church, Past & Present

Click the heading or the photo to acess the article that details the Rectors of East Farndon going way back to 1233.

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