History of St Lawrence Jewry

St Lawrence Jewry is in City of London.

In 1463 Geoffrey Boleyn Lord Mayor London 1406-1463 (57) died. He was buried at St Lawrence Jewry.

Around 1470 Richard Rich 1470-1503 was born to Thomas Rich 1432-1475 (38) at St Lawrence Jewry.

Diary of Henry Machyn August 1559. 22 Aug 1559. The xxij day of August the vesaturs [visitors] sat at sant Larens in the Jure, docthur Horne (49) and mo veseturs.

On 22 Oct 1584 William Duncombe 1565-1625 (19) and Anne Bennett 1577-1611 (7) were married at St Lawrence Jewry.

On 14 Feb 1624 William Holliday 1565-1624 (59) died. He was buried at St Lawrence Jewry.

In 1661 Seth Ward Bishop 1617-1689 (44) was appointed to the living of St Lawrence Jewry by Charles II King England Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685 (30).

Around 1675 John Greenhill Painter 1644-1676. Portrait of Seth Ward Bishop 1617-1689 wearing the robes of the Chancellor of the Order of the Garter. Around 1642. William Dobson Painter 1611-1646. Portrait of the future Charles II King England Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685. Before 1691. John Riley Painter 1646-1691. Portrait of Charles II King England Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685. Around 1665 John Greenhill Painter 1644-1676. Portrait of Charles II King England Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685 in his Garter Robes. Around 1661 John Michael Wright 1617-1694. Portrait of Charles II King England Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685 in his coronation robes. Before 11 Jul 1671 Adriaen Hanneman Painter 1603-1671. Portrait of Charles II King England Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685. 1675. Hendrick Danckerts Painter 1625-1680. Portrait of Royal Gardener John Rose presenting a pineappel to King Charles II

Diary of Samuel Pepys 12 February 1665. 12 Feb 1665. Lord's Day. Up and to church to St. Lawrence to hear Dr. Wilkins (50), the great scholar, for curiosity, I having never heard him: but was not satisfied with him at all, only a gentleman sat in the pew I by chance sat in, that sang most excellently, and afterward I found by his face that he had been a Paul's scholler, but know not his name, and I was also well pleased with the church, it being a very fine church.

So home to dinner, and then to my office all the afternoon doing of business, and in the evening comes Mr. Hill (35) (but no Andrews) and we spent the evening very finely, singing, supping and discoursing. Then to prayers and to bed.

On or before 03 Jan 1680 Robert Cordell 1st Baronet -1680 died. He was buried on 03 Jan 1680 at St Lawrence Jewry. John Cordell 2nd Baronet 1646-1690 (34) succeeded 2nd Baronet Cordell of Long Melford.

John Evelyn's Diary 28 May 1682. 28 May 1682. At the Rolls' chapel preached the famous Dr. Burnet (38) on 2 Peter 1:10, describing excellently well what was meant by election; viz, not the effect of any irreversible decree, but so called because they embraced the Gospel readily, by which they became elect, or precious to God. It would be very needless to make our calling and election sure, were they irreversible and what the rigid Presbyterians pretend. In the afternoon, to St. Lawrence's church, a new and cheerful pile.

Around 1675 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of Gilbert Burnet Bishop of Salisbury 1643-1715. Before 1687 Pieter Borsseler Painter 1634-1687. Portrait of Gilbert Burnet Bishop of Salisbury 1643-1715.

Church of St Lawrence Jewry St Lawrence Jewry, City of London

On 16 Aug 1464 Richard Rich 1408-1464 (56) died. He was buried at Church of St Lawrence Jewry St Lawrence Jewry.

Diary of Henry Machyn July 1561. 15 Jul 1561. The xv day of July was bered in sant Laurence in the Jure mastores the wyff of master (blank), with the compene of the Clarkes, and she had ij dosen of skochyons, on of bokeram, and a-nodur of paper in metalle.

On 30 Jun 1695 Anne Brough was buried in the Church of St Lawrence Jewry St Lawrence Jewry.

House of Thomas Cressy St Lawrence Jewry, City of London

On 23 Jul 1409 Alice St Maur Baroness Zouche Harringworth 1409-1450 was born to Richard St Maur at House of Thomas Cressy St Lawrence Jewry.