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Sexton vs Sextonry - What's the difference?

sexton | sextonry |

As a proper noun sexton

is .

As a noun sextonry is

(obsolete) the office of sexton.

sexton

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A church official who looks after a church building and its graveyard and may act as a gravedigger and bell-ringer.
  • Synonyms

    * sacristan

    sextonry

    English

    Noun

    (sextonries)
  • (obsolete) The office of sexton.
  • (Lord Berners)
    (Webster 1913)