Rectors of Great Wigborough also Salcot Wigborough until c1832 and with Little Wigborough from 1878. Up to 1789, most of the names are also on the list in Salcott Church TM2_0573
1241 Robert Presbiter de Wigeberia
1248 John Parson of Wyggebergwe
1291 Benedict Rector of Magna Wygeberwe
1352 Nicholas de Sutton Benefactor to Barking Abbey
1372 William de Welton
1372 Walter de Saltcote
1377 Walter Webb
1384 William Hayward
1391 Thomas Steyne
1392 Nicholas Harper (buried at Gt. Wigborough}
1410 Stephen Inglset
1441 Roger Martin M.A. Canon of St Pauls
1461 Thomas Wilford
1464 William Lilly M.A.
1464 Thomas Wardall D.C.L. Canon of St Paul's
1472 Nicholas Lupit
1475 John Smyth B.C.L.
1504 John Wynham B.D.
1517 Henry Crosse
1538 Thomas Turner
1552 Robert Certin
1556 Edward Popeley B.C.L.
1560 Richard Pedder
1560 Ralph Wimbesley
1584 George Marskall M.A.
1591 Stephen Gosson B.A. Poet & Playwright
1600 Arthur Bright D.D. Prebendary of St Paul's
1617 Edward Scarlet M.A. B.D.
1636 Francis Walsall M.A.
1639 John Alsop B.D. M.A. Fled to France
1645 John Tindall S.T.B,
1647 Robert Bland M.A.
1669 John Chappell
1680 Nathaniel Dennison B.A. Buried at Great Wigborough
1730 Lawrence Jackson B.D. Prebendary of Lincoln
1772 John Bennett LL.B.
1832 Godfrey Bird M.A. R.D. Buried at Great Wigborough
1879 Frederick Watson M.A.
1886 Frederick Theobald M.A. Buried at Great Wigborough
1925 Llewellyn Christoper Watson Bullock B.A.
1933 Frederick Yates L. Th. Hon. C.F.
1952 Arnold de Quincey B.A.
1963 Roland Hall (Priest in charge from 1961)
1964 Arthur Edward Brand Priest in Charge
1970 Laurence Henry Lamprell B.A.
1972 John Carpenter M.A.
1974 James Edward Seddon L. Th.
The Wigboroughs united with Peldon : 1975
1981 Edward Charles Lendon M.A.
1990 John Sinclair Short
Following named added 2020/21
1993 The Wigboroughs and Peldon united with Mersea
1994 Robin Howard Elphick, A.L.C.D.
2003 Sam Charles Norton, M.A.
The original list and the shields around the edge was by Tom Millatt. The 2020/21 updates were by Martin Crowhter
Date: 10 July 2021