The history of the county of Cumberland: and some places adjacent, from the ... By William Hutchinson. Page 153. ECCL. SURVEY, 26th K. Hen. VIII. In 1534, the abbot of St. Mary’s presented to this church. – In 1556, John Dalton, Esq. presented. INCUMBENTS. – Chr. Mattenson, Oct. 1662, pr. Sir Patric CURWEN, Bart.—John Bolton, 20th Aug. 1679, pr. Henry Curwen, Esq.—Robert Loxam, 3d Dec. 1724, pr. Clement Nicholson of Whitehaven [Whitehaven, Cumbria, Cunberland, England], gent.—John Stanley, 7th Aug. 1726, pr. Henry CURWEN, Esq.—WILLIAM THOMAS ADDISON, 28th March, 1753, pr. Ibid—EDWARD CHRISTIAN, 16th June 1792, pr. ISABELLA CURWEN.