Here is a complete list of all vicars known to have been responsible for the parish of Whitkirk. Whilst we have made every effort to make sure this is accurate, we can’t guarantee its correctness and we encourage further research in any works based on this list.

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1. Paulinus the Priest

Mentioned in documents dated 1185.


2. Elias

Mentioned in documents dated to the 13th Century


3. Roger

From 1288


4. Nicholas de Harewold

From 1302


5. Ralph Clement

From 1324


6. Richard de Percy


7. William de Hesely

From 1349


8. John, son of Henry Chamberleyn

From 1349
Until 1350


9. Adam de Wakefield

From 1378
Until 1379


10. Richard de Hadislay

Mentioned as vicar in 1402


11. Adam Galeway


12. John Thetford


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32. Samuel Smalpage

From 1785
Until 1820
Died 1820

Samuel Smalpage is buried at Whitkirk.


33. Charles Musgrave


34. Arthur Martineau


35. George Moreton Platt


36. Gerald Sharp


37. Brett Guyer


38. Ernest William Wilson


39. Walter Warburton

From 1923
Until 1945
Died 1947


40. Wilfrid John Crick

From 1945
Until 1955


41. Robert Cranston Garrett

From 1956
Until 1977
Died 1982


42. Michael Oram Hunter

From 1978
Until 1986

Resigned.


43. Paul Anthony Summers

From 1988
Until 1995

Resigned.


44. John Kenneth Day

From 1996
Until 2000

Resigned.


45. Ian Christopher Black

From 2001
Until 2012

Resigned.


46. Matthew Peat

From 2013