Here are the personal names of Turvey residents mentioned in the Church Warden's
accounts of 1551. Please note that this is not the whole village population!
William Adams George Andrew Richard Asshton William Ball Robert Batson Keterin Batson John Boys Edward Faxton William Freysbe John Hiles Thomas Lambert of Carlton Lane Thomas Lawton William Longworth Richard Lylliot William Lyon
The Lord Mordaunt Robert Norman William Nycolles John Osmond Stephen Osmonte William Purrior William Skevington John Smythe William Smythe William Sprott Thomas Stevyns Thomas Stevynson Elyn Stockes Edward Wall Richard Woodford
The Rector was Richard Woodford, the Churchwardens were Robert Batson, Thomas Stevyson,
Stephen Osmont, William Purrior, Thomas Lambert and William Sprott.
The Wardens of the Sepulchre Light were William Ball and William Nycolles and the
Collectors of the Town Rents were Thomas Stevyns and Edward Faxton.
Please remember that at this early date the spelling of names was very free and varied!
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