Richard Kaye, LL.D., elected jyth Nov. 1783, and installed 4th Deo. 86 . Ob. 25th Dec. J809, setat. 72.
George Gordon, nominated 9th Jan. 1810, elected 15th Feb., and installed 17th March following. Ob. 2nd Aug. 1845, eetat. 83.
John Gil 1 \i;n "NN' -x it i>, the present dean, was nomi- nated 9th Oct. [845, and installed 1 -t Nov. following.
This dignity is rated for first fruits at 196/. 10*. io</. s "
It does not appear when this dignity was erected. The first Bubdean that has yet occurred is
EJumfhh by, so styled, about the year 1 140 s ' 1 .
Ralph held the office about 1 160'"'.
Wl mm 1.1; 1 s held it in 1 183 91 .
Richard held it about 1 1 87 " J .
William de Bleys from this dignity succeeded Wal- ter Mape in the precentorship in 1 196'".
Richard Kentensis succeeded in 1 196".
William de Bran ford was murdered in the cathedral vii Gal. Octobr. (25th Sept.) 1205'".
��98 Bishops' Certificates. bend of Welton-Westhall with
87 Ecton, p. 167. their subdeanery.
88 The endowment of this 89 Reg. de Kirkstede. MS. dignity is the impropriation of Cott., f. 134. Mon. Angl. torn. ii. Kirton-in-Lindsey and some de- p. 798.
mesnes at Hybaldstow in Lin- " Reg. de Kirkstede. Cartu-
colnshire. The subdean is, by lar. Mon. de Bardeney. MS.
virtue of his office, master of Cott., f. 34.
the hospital founded in the year 9l Reg. Waltham, f. 97.
1660 at West Retford in Not- 92 Cartular. Eynesham. MS.
tinghamshire ; and since the f. 18.
year 1541 he is the fourth or ,J3 R. de Dicet. col. 695.
lowest of the four sole canons 94 Ibid.
residentiary. Before the year 95 Annal.Wig. Ann.Waverle.
1480 the subdeans held the pre-