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

20th May 1761 - 29th April 1788

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Image 46 of 1716th May 1767

London 22d. April 1767 .

Mr. William Lem< no role > . Church Wardens.

Mr. Richard James< no role >
Mr. John Haydon< no role > } Overseers

The Poor were all call'd in, and separately examined
Mary Romney< no role > wants a Gown spoke to Mr. Birch
about it. Margaret Harris< no role > wants a Pair of Gloves
gave 13 persons one shilling each, and five
persons Six pence each there was no other
Complaints. The Poor were all well satisfied and
thankfull to their Benefactors for the good provision
made for them; and the great pains they have taken
to present them in Health & Spirits.

London 6 May 1767

Present Mr Wm Lem< no role >
Mr. Jas Green< no role > } Church Wardens

Mr Rich James< no role >
Mr Pet Pope< no role >
Hen Newton< no role > } Overseers

The Poor calld in & seperately examined, Complains very much
for want of Coals Mr Birch orderd to Supply their wth. more. gave 4 old
Woman 1s each & one of them 6d. orderd Smith & prester & refer to
seek out for places & to provide for themselves in a fortnight
or be then dischargd Hannah presaftnels be cloathd of Mary
< no role > also & the Eldest Pastmuch

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