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Parishioner
P999 · Person · 1922-1980

Parishioner - name given to unknown / one-off or reduced contacts / anonymising label

Unknown
P998 · Person · 1900-

"Unknown" = no-one can be assumed to have written/created a document, taken a photo, donated an artefact, etc. Research may clarify at a later date.

Various
P996 · Person · 1949-

Used when many names are included/listed in an archival item

P778 · Person · 1960-2005

Fr Anthony Chadwick had been a curate at Chesham Bois whilst St Columba’s was being built, and shortly after it was opened, he was appointed Parish priest. He eventually retired [to Woodbridge] due to ill-health in 1967.
1960 - 1967: PP at St Columba's, Chesham Bois
1967: retired
2005: died

P777 · Person · 1858-1952

1858: born
1879: convert to Catholicism
1891-1940: PP at St Benedict's, Stratton-on-the-Fosse
1929-1933: Custodian of the Relics at Downside
1929-1933: Prior
1933: titular title, Cathedral Prior of Norwich
1939: titular title, Abbot of Glastonbury
1852: died

Dom Horne was also a long time scratch sundial enthusiast and travelled extensively documenting and photographing examples.

Gates, A P Rev (-1840-)
P774 · Person · 1840

1830-1840: Blessed Virgin and St John the Baptist, Ashley, Market Drayton, Shropshire
1840-: St Mary's, Thetford mission

P772 · Person · 1895-1962

1895: born
1933: married Dorothy Evelyn Herbert
1939-1949: Commanding Officer of the 1st Battalion, Scots Guards
1954: Deputy Lieutenant of Norfolk
1962: died

A researcher and author on Recusant Catholic families in England and Wales. Served in the Army and attained the rank of Brigadier. Chairman of the Catholic Records Society for 15 years. Justice of the Peace.

P769 · Person · 1877-1887

1877-1881: Priest at Thetford Mission
1881-1887+: Priest at St Mark's, Daventry (Cath. Dir 1887)

Taylor, John Rev (1827-)
P768 · Person · 1827-1860

1827, February 22: born
1842, 23 July: ordained
1860: Inventory for Thetford Mission

Hart, A Rev
P767 · Person · 1955

~1952-1955+: Priest-in-Charge, Lynford

P766 · Person · 1881-1934

22 August 1881: born
1898: Joined the Order of Preachers (OP)
1900: Hawkesyard Priory - studying philosophy, theology and history
1904: ordained
1904-1907: Oxford Universty reading History, graduated with a 1st
1916: elected Provincial (for three times)
1932: Prior at Oxford
17 March 1934: died

P765 · Person · 1929-2016

1929: born
1945: School Certificate and passed the Civil Service examination
1946: arrived at Belmont Abbey
1947: Clothed
1950: Solemn Profession
1950: Graduated in English at Oxford
1953: ordained a Subdeacon
1954: ordained a Deacon
1955: ordained a Priest.
1952-1994: Teaching
1966: elected Delegate to General Chapter
1969-1971: Bursar
1970-1986: 8th Abbot of Belmont
1989: Parish Priest of Bromyard
1992: PP of Belmont.
1994: retires – became Abbey Archivist
2016: died

Hacon, Francis Rev (-1989)
P764 · Person · 1975-1989

Born in Yarmouth and became a Catholic when aged fourteen. He was very proud of his Norfolk origins. He served at Fakenham and Thetford before Cromer, where he died.
1959-1975: PP at Fakenham
1975-1977: PP at Thetford
1977-1989: PP at Cromer
1989, 29 November: died

P763 · Person · 1892-1979

1892: born
1911: Professed as Benedictine, St Michael's Abbey, Farnborough
1941: Chaplain to the Carmelite Convent, Waterbeach
1941: Chaplain to RAF Waterbeach
1957-1979: Lynford
1979 - : Belmont Abbey, Hereford