The Family Memorials & Monuments of St. Simon & Jude

Thoma Pettus kneeling over prayer deskThoma Pettus wife kneeling over prayer desk

In 2008 the main monument in the church, dedicated to the Pettus family, was restored as part of a £70,000 project funded through the Heritage Lottery Fund and other bodies including the Leche and Francis Coales Trust.

Click here to read the rags to riches story of the Sir John Pettus and his family.



The church contains monuments to many other Norwich worthies, who were part of this church and community. These monuments can be viewed by clicking the pattern. Read the inscription by clicking info

Date Name    
1758-1824 Thomas Deeker Monument Deeker Monument Deeker
Catharine Deeker
Catharine Elizabeth Deeker
Mary Anne Deeker
Monument Deeker Monument Deeker
Richard Eglington
Sarah Eglington
Monument Eglington Monument Eglington
????-1827 Richard Eglington Monument Eglington Monument Eglington
1860-1938 Walter Hansell Monument Hansell Monument Hansell
????-???? Frances Latory? Monument Latory Monument Latory
xxxxxxxxx John Marks Monument Marks Monument Marks
1519 - 1597
xxxx - xxxx

Thomas Pettus
Christian Pettus
Thomas was sheriff in 1566 and Mayor is 1599. For more details on the family click here
Monument Pettus Monument Pettus
Martha Pulley
Priscilla Pulley
Monument Pulley Monument Pulley
1801-1830 John Valpy Monument Valpy Monument Valpy


Churches managed by NHCT are highlighted in in bold below. Click to visit a church.
All Saints Westlegate St. George Tombland St. Julian St. Michael at Plea
St. Andrew St. Giles St. Lawrence St. Peter Hungate
St. Augustine St. Gregory St. Margaret St. Peter Mancroft
St. Benedict St. Helen St. Martin at Oak St. Peter Parmentergate
St. Clement St. James Pockthorpe St. Martin at Palace Plain St. Saviour
St. Edmund Fishergate St. John de Sepulchre St. Mary Coslany St. Simon & St. Jude
St. Etheldreda St. John Maddermarket St. Mary the Less St. Stephen
St. George Colegate St. John Timberhill St. Michael(Miles) Coslany St. Swithin