St Dionis Backchurch Parish:
Workhouse Inquest (Visitation) Minute Books

20th May 1761 - 29th April 1788

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Image 14 of 1717th September 1762

The Poor were called in, and examined when Hannah
< no role > This name instance is in a workspace. made complaint that Mr. Birch had ill used
Her, by striking Her on the Head, upon enquiry into the
Merits of her complaint found that her refractory take
view on her coming home drunks was the Reason of Mr:
Birch using some soverity towards her, but thinking
Mr: Birch had hone wrong to strike her, after Properly
reprimanding them both, dismissed them, insisting
an her behaving letter for the future, had no other
Complaints made. Mr. Birch's Quarterly Bill
being examined & found right was order'd to be Paid
amounting to 39..1..9.

7th. September 1762

Mr,, James Hebert< no role > Junr .
Mr,, Francis Leach< no role > }
Church Wardens

Mr,, Peter Pope< no role >
Mr,, Henry Newton< no role > }

Mr. William Kippax< no role >
The Poor were called in and examined, had no com
plaints, Murse Collap having weaned Charlotte
< no role > This name instance is in set 14441444. we agreed to Pay her 3s. a Weeks for her future
Care and Maintenance of the said Child to com
mence the 10th,, instant.

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