Rycroft, Henry – church minister

Henry Rycroft, born c.1640, was listed as a preacher in Penwortham in 1674 and was subsequently minister at the parish church. He was also rector of North Meols, of which Edward Fleetwood of Penwortham was the patron. [1] He died in 1688 (Bellingham diary entry 13 November 1688).

[1] ‘CCED: Rycroft, Henry’, The Clergy Database, accessed 15 February 2017, http://db.theclergydatabase.org.uk/jsp/persons/DisplayPerson.jsp?PersonID=63808.