St Botolph Aldgate Parish:
Pauper Settlement, Vagrancy and Bastardy Exams

21st November 1785 - 13th January 1787

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Image 75 of 11123rd October 1786

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Mary Murphy< no role > (Wife of Joseph Murphy< no role >
who is at Present absent from her) maketh oath that she
was Married to the Said Joseph Murphy< no role > in a Romish
Chapel in the Parish of St Catherine in the City of Dublin
in Ireland According to the forms prescribed by the Church of
Rome That about five Years ago She & her Sd husband Came
into England And about four years & three Months ago She this
Depont & her Sd husband lodged in White hart Yard Drury
Lane in the County of Middx from which Place She was admitted
into the Middlesex hospital for the purpose of Lying in there
and where she was delivered of a Child named Mary< no role > the
Issue of this Depont by her Sd husband That about two
Years & three Months ago She this Depont & her Sd husband
lodged in the house of Mr Goodall a Victualler in King
Street in the Parish of St Botolph without Aldgate in the
Sd County of Middlesex where She was delivered of anothr
Child named Elizabeth< no role > the Issue of this Deponent by her
Sd husband both of which Sd Children are living and
Chargeable to the Sd Parish of St Botolph Aldgate
That her Sd husband (who is by Trade a Taylor ) never
(in England) rented a house of Ten Pounds a year or upwards
nor ever Served Any Parish office nor ever paid any
Poors Rates or Kings Taxes nor ever did any Act to
gain a Settlement there.

Sworn this. 23. day of
October 1786 before
R Davies

Mary Murphy< no role >

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