St Dionis Backchurch Parish:
Minutes of Parish Vestries

24th May 1759 - 19th December 1800

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Image 392 of 45514th May 1795

Overseers of the Poor for the year ensuing


Ordered, that Mr. Dod, Mr. Lancaster, Mr. Tombs, and
Mr. Lampkin, late Overseers, Mr. Rutt, Mr. Green and Mr.
Irvine, or any three of them be appointed Auditors to audit
Mr. Church Warden Laytons General Account, the same to
be audited in one Month after Ascension day.


Mr. Church Warden Hunter moved That no Inhabitants
in future be allowed to have the use of a Pew to himself and
Family without paying an annual Acknowledgment of Half
a Guinea, or One Gunea for the same, at the discretion of the
Church Wardens And being seconds, the Question was put
and carried in the Affirmative And the same was ordered

Window Curtain

Mr. Church Warden Hunter took notice that the Window
Curtain facing the Pulpit was out of Order, and he was of
opinion it would be better to have the Window painted, and
the Curtain taken away which meeting the general
approbation of the Vestry it was ordered to be done.

The Vestry was then adjourned until another Summons

Nl. Andrews
Vestry Cl

Day 1795

At a Meeting on Ascension day the 14th. May 1795

PresentMr. Thomas Hunter< no role >
Mr. John Wilkinson< no role > } Church Wardens

Mr. John Layton< no role > Mr. Thos. Lancaster< no role >

Warham and< no role >
Deane's Gifts

At this Meeting the following charitable Legacies
were distributed
Sir Robt. Clarkes< no role > £2
Mr. Warham's paid by the Carpenter's Company£10.. -
Mr. Dean's paid by the Ironmonger's Company£3:4

Also six shilling in the hands of the
Church Warden
6 -

To the Poor
Mary May< no role > ..1:6
Wido . Jones..2 -
Jane Lewis< no role > ..1:6
Carrd. up5 -

Brot. up5 -
Eliz. Wilson< no role > 1:6
Eliz. Branch< no role > 1:6
Ann Coates< no role > 1:6
Carrd. over9:6

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