St Dionis Backchurch Parish:
Minutes of Parish Vestries

24th May 1759 - 19th December 1800

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Image 59 of 4557th April 1763

for one year ending at Lady Day last not as a fixed Salary but
as a Gratuity only upon condition That he dont presume to Collect
any Money from the Parishioners under Colour or in Lieu of
Wages and that he constantly Attends and discharges the Duties
of his place upon all Occasions

Fine for
Church warden

Then Capt. William Wilde< no role > moved that the parish Fine for
the Office of Church Warden only should be raised from £25 to
£40 and being seconded by Mr Peter Pope< no role > the Question was put
on the said Motion and after some Debate past in the Affirmative

Ordered That the Parish Fine for the Office of Church Warden
only should be raised for the future from £25 to £40.

Burial Fees

Ordered That the Following additional Duties or Fees be
paid for the future to the Church Wardens for every person
Inhabitant or Stranger who shall be buried in Lead

For every person buried in the Body of the Church£4.
For every person buried in either of ye Parish Vaults3.

For every person buried in the Church Yards or
Church passages

Ordered That the said additional Duties be Enter'd in the
Table of Duties or Fees for Burials in this parish


Ordered That the two Pews No 4 in the North Isle and
No 4 in the South Isle be lined at the Charge of the parish


Ordered That Mr George Maynard< no role > Mr Thomas Hunter< no role >
Mr Peter Pope< no role > Capt William Wilde< no role > Mr Richard James< no role > and Mr
Henry Newton< no role > or any three of them be appointed Auditors to
Audit the Account of Mr James Hebert< no role > Junr the same to be
Audited in one Month

Exd P Nath Andrews< no role >
Vestry Cl.

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