St Dionis Backchurch Parish:
Minutes of Parish Vestries
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24th April 1712 - 20th February 1759

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Image 394 of 61727th July 1749


Then the Gentlemen present proceeded to Business and after
Sometime spent they came to the following Resolutions. Vizt.

The Salary of Organist to
be 30 P Ann. & chose
Annually.

Resolved Nem: Con: That the Salary of organist Be Thirty Pounds
P Ann and that he be annually chose.

To Attend in Person twice on
every Sunday & other usual
Festivals & to have no Deputy
but in Case of Sickness.

Resolved Nem: Con: That the Person who shall be chosen Organist
shall Attend in Person twice on every Sunday and on other uasual
Festivals and to have no Deputy but in Case of Sickness.

The Sevl. Candidates to play
Aphabetically.

Resolved That the Several Candidates shall play by Turns
Alphabetically every Sunday Morning and Aafternoon and begin
on Sunday next being the 30th. Day of this Instant July.

Motion made that the Election
shod. be by Ballot but no
Declaration made.

It was then moved that the Election should be by Ballott and
after long Debate the Question was putt on the said Motion, but
no Declaration was made on the said Question.

Adjourned

Then Sir Joseph Hankey< no role > moved to Adjourn and being Seconded.
The Question was putt on the said Motion and it passed in the
Affirmative.

Exd P Nath Andrews< no role >
Vestry Clk .

At a Vestry held on Wednesday the 27th. Day of
September 1749

Present

Mr. Peter Branch< no role >
Mr Henry Burt< no role > } Church Wardens

Sir Joseph Hankey< no role > Knt & Alderman Wm Whitaker< no role > Esqr &.
Alderman Mr. James Hebert< no role > Mr Daniel Taylor< no role > Mr John
Townsend Mr John Cheslyn< no role > Mr Samuel Littlebury< no role > Mr John
Theed Mr Richard West< no role > Plaistr Mr James Anderton< no role > Mr John
Roberts Cap< no role > Wm Wild< no role > Mr Thomas West< no role > Mr John Mynd< no role > Mr
Minet Mr Wm Usher< no role > Mr Thomas Oswin< no role > Mr Robert Bagley< no role >
Mr James Fell< no role > Mr Anthony Chapman< no role > Mr Wm Gifford< no role > Mr
Richard Prichard< no role > Mr Samuel Gilly Mr John Phillips< no role > Mr John
Goldsmith Mr Richard More< no role > Mr Robert Scowthrope< no role > Mr
Govert Cassan< no role > Mr George Dighton< no role > Mr Richard James< no role > This name instance is in a workspace. Mr Thomas
Baxter
< no role > Mr Charles Ball< no role > Mr William Lem< no role > Mr Thomas White< no role > Mr
Wm Shippey< no role > Mr. Joseph Baskervill< no role > This name instance is in set 1492. Mr Thomas Tatton< no role >




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