History of St Andrew Undershaft Aldgate Ward

St Andrew Undershaft Aldgate Ward is in Aldgate Ward.

In 1329 Geoffrey Denny 1329-1375 was born at St Andrew Undershaft Aldgate Ward.

Diary of Henry Machyn April 1554. 16 Apr 1554. The xvj day of Aprell was sett up in sant Androwes Undershafft for master Kyrtun, alderman of London and marchand tayller of London, and marchand of the stapull of Calles, with a cote armur, iij penons of armes, goodly ons, and sett up over ys tombe.

On 19 Oct 1556 Bishop Henry Man -1556 died. He was buried at St Andrew Undershaft Aldgate Ward.

Diary of Henry Machyn October 1556. 22 Oct 1556. The xxij day of October was bered doctur [Man], sumtime the pryor of Shen the charterhowse, and after mad bysshope of Man by kyng Edward the vjth; [and] was mared [married]; and bered at sant Andrews hundershaft, London, and ded at master Whetheley('s) marchand tayller.

Diary of Henry Machyn December 1560. 09 Dec 1560. The ix day of Desember was bered in sant Andrews undershaft mastores Lusun wedow, the wyff of master Lusun merser and stapoler and late shreyff of London, with a lx in blake gownes, and her plase and the chyrche hangyd with blake and armes, and a xxiiij clarkes syngyng; and she gayff xl gownes to men and women of brod cloth, and evere woman had nuw raylles, and ther was a sermon, and a iiij dosen of skochyons of armes; and after a gret dole, and after a grett dener.

On 10 Jun 1610 John Craven 1st Baron Craven 1610-1648 was baptised at St Andrew Undershaft Aldgate Ward.

Between 1643 and 1647. Follower of Anthony Van Dyck Painter 1599-1641. Portrait of John Craven 1st Baron Craven 1610-1648.

On 18 Jul 1618 William Craven Lord Mayor 1548-1618 (70) died. He was buried at St Andrew Undershaft Aldgate Ward.

On 17 Dec 1656 Gervase Clifton 1st Baronet Clifton 1587-1666 (69) and Alice Hastings Lady Clifton 1606-1667 (50) were married at St Andrew Undershaft Aldgate Ward. She a great x 4 granddaughter of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509. She by marriage Lady Clifton of Clifton in Nottinghamshire.

John Evelyn's Diary 02 December 1657. 02 Dec 1657. Dr. Raynolds (58) (since Bishop of Norwich) preached before the company at St. Andrew Under-shaft, on Nehemiah xiii. 31, showing, by the example of Nehemiah, all the perfections of a trusty person in public affairs, with many good precepts apposite to the occasion, ending with a prayer for God's blessing on the company and the undertaking.

In 1671 John Dethick Lord Mayor of London -1671 died at his estate in Tottenham. He was buried at St Andrew Undershaft Aldgate Ward.

On or before 05 Aug 1672 William Wight 1602-1672 (70) died. On 05 Aug 1672 William Wight 1602-1672 (70) was buried at St Andrew Undershaft Aldgate Ward.