Gilbert de la Rye  1308
John de Stokes 1361
Hugo Blyth  
Robert Hanley 1455
Henry Overdo 1458
William Feltham 1467
Richard Dene 1472
John Barnsley 1473
Thomas Howson 1474
John Dale  
John Broke 1533
Henry Bredkyrke         1557
Matthew Dawson 1565
Thomas Page 1587
Henry Page 1600
Thomas Thurloe 1612
Nicholas Burton 1633
Thomas Wood 1643
John Crooke 1680
John Pearson 1682
Henry Haddon 1732
John Hale 1739
Henry Haddon  
William C Dyer 1786
Thomas Dyer 1828
William Curtler 1853
Lawrence Capel Cure 1858
Charles L Capel Cure 1912
Roger T K Griffin 1949
John B C Hordern 1956
Horace W Nesling 1962
Ernest W M Excell 1970
(Terence John) Tim Pigrem 1995
Martin Kitchen 2008
Clive R Duxbury 2014



Revd Thomas Thurloe was the father of John Thurloe (1616-68) Secretary of State during the Protectorate of Oliver Cromwell.


Revd William Charles Dyer was appointed as Stipendiary Curate of Beauchamp Roding in 1814 in addition to his duties as Rector of Abbess Roding, it is assumed he continued this Curacy until a new Rector was appointed to Beauchamp Roding in 1822. He continued to live in Abbess Roding throughout this period.


Revd Thomas Dyer was the son of Revd William C Dyer and the grandson of Revd Henry Haddon. In 1831 he was appointed as Stipendiary Curate of Aythorpe Roding in addition to his duties as Rector of Abbess Roding. He received a stipend of £60 and continued to live in Abbess Roding during this Curacy.


Revd Charles L Capel Cure was the son of Revd Lawrence Capel Cure. In 1927 he became Rector of a united Benefice of Abbess and Beauchamp Roding.


Revd Roger Griffin was also Rector of Good Easter and Berners Roding as well as Abbess & Beauchamp, he lived in the Rectory at Good Easter.


Revd John B C Hordern was also Rector of Leaden Roding 1939-1958 and also Rector of White Roding from 1942.


Revd Nesling and Revd Excell were Rectors of Abbess, Beauchamp and White Roding. Revd Excell was the last Rector to live in Abbess Roding.


Revd Tim Pigrem was Rector of Abbess, Beauchamp, Leaden and White Roding and became the first Rector of the South Rodings Parish when it was formed in 2004.


All Clergy from 2008 onwards were appointed as Priest in Charge (House for Duty).