List of rectors and their dates

The church registers escaped the fire and are complete from 1653. The list of incumbents goes back, with some gaps, to 1297:

 1297     William   1638  Joannes Percival
 1305  Gulielmus de Compton        1643  John Barnard
 1320  Johannes Lodecote  1647  John Grizlie
 1350  Robertus de Eversden  1650  Daniel Rolls
 1351  Johannes de Middleton  1657      Joshua Tomkins
 1356  William Whytheres  1675  Joannes Ellis
 1362  Joannes Symond  1694  Daniel Dickenson
 1376  Nicholas Ellyot  1701  Joseph Creffield 
 1382  Thomas Milton  1728  John Woodford
 1386  Willielmus Urry  1760  William Gother
 1394  Johannes Bennet  1766  Robert Gibbs
 1418  Joannes Ledys  1797  Thomas Bowerman
 1425  Robertus Knight  1833  Collingwood F. Fenwick
 1449  Richard Canon  1856  John Pellow Gaze
 1450  Willielmus Newport  1892  Robert Leslie Morris
   Intermission of 66 years  1909  Courtney Arthur Shaw
 1525  Willielmus Botyll  1930  Arthur A. P. Winser
 1529  Joannes Bust  1942  Thomas Kirkbride
 1538  Robertus Dixon  1949  Frederick Appleton (priest in charge)   
 1539  Richardus Ellyot  1953  Robert Joselyn Bowyer
    Intermission of 21 years    Gordon Broome
 1586  Robert Birch (curate in charge)    1980  Stephen Palmer
 1586  William Hayes (curate in charge)    1992  Tim Eady
   Hayes was ejected the same year and      
 the parish annexed to Freshwater.
 2008  Malcolm Williams