St Werburgh's Roman Catholic Parish, Chester

Previous clergy

  Fr Martin Onuoha
In residence
2010-2011
Now at St Clare of Assisi, Lache, Chester
  Fr Peter Sharrocks
Parish Priest
1992-2006
Now Parish Priest at St Peter's, Hazel Grove, Stockport
  Fr Peter Hooper
In residence
2003-2005
  Fr Paul Standish
Curate

Now at Sacred Heart and St Peter's, Baguley, Manchester
  Fr Andrew Lloyd MBE
Curate
1988-1995
Served as army chaplain 1995-2011
  Fr Michael Lester
Assistant
1983-1988
Now Parish Priest at Our Lady of Pity, Greasby
  Mgr Canon Vincent Turnbull
Parish Priest
1982-1992 2000
  Fr Peter O'Grady
Assistant
1971-1975 2012
  Fr Gerry Courell
Curate
1968-1974 2012
  Fr Jackie Warnock
Curate
1960-1967 2012
  Canon Francis Murphy
Parish Priest
1959-1982 1990
  Canon Hugh Welch
Parish Priest
1948-1959
  Canon James Fraser
Curate
1945-1953
Biography
  Fr Gerard Corcoran
In residence
1944-1945 1963
  Joseph Irish
Curate
1940-1941 1963
Biography
  Maurice Hayes
Parish Priest
1927-1948  interred Overleigh Cemetery, Chester
  Eugene Rooney
Parish Priest
1925-1927
  Edward Cronin
Curate
1902-1904 1910; interred Flaybrick Hill Cemetery, Birkenhead
  Joseph Chambers
Parish Priest
1902-1924 interred Overleigh Cemetery, Chester
  James Benedict Abram
Curate
1891-1897
Biography
  Edward Lynch
Parish Priest
1883-1902
Assistant
1870-1871
  Wilfred Dallow
Parish Priest
1882-1883
  Pacificus Capitani
Assistant
1880-1882
  Charles Cholmondeley
Assistant
1871-1892 1897
  James O'Brien
Assistant
1871-1875
  Eugene Buquet
Parish Priest
1868-1882
  William Walton
Parish Priest
1867-1868 1872
Biography
  Thomas Mulvanny
Assistant
1866-1870
  Peter Lahaye
Parish Priest
1865-1867
  Henry Hopkins
Parish Priest
1861-1865
  Edward Carbery
Parish Priest
1838-1861
  John Wilcock
Parish Priest
1833-1838
  John Briggs
Parish Priest
1816-1833 1861
  John Ashurst
Parish Priest
1814-1816
  Thomas Penswick
Parish Priest
1797-1814 1837
  James Lancaster
Parish Priest
1794-1796 1827