St Dionis Backchurch Parish:
Minutes of Parish Vestries

24th May 1759 - 19th December 1800

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Image 127 of 4554th May 1769

the past Year.

Parish Clerk

Ordered that a Sum not exceeding Twenty
Pounds be paid to Mr. John Winter< no role > Oswin Parish< no role >
Clerk for one year ending at Lady day last as a
Gratuity Upon Condition he doth not collect any
Money from the Parishioners in lieu of Wages and
that he constantly discharge the duties of his place.

Engine Keeper

Then Mr. John Cooper< no role > was put up and Chose
Keeper of the Fire Engines for the year ensuing.


Then Mr. Thomas as Kellam Mr. Peter Pope< no role > ,
Mr. Henry Newton< no role > , and Mr. James Hebert< no role > were
severally put up and Nominated to be Overseers of
the Poor for the year ensuing.


Ordered that Mr. Pope, Mr. Newton. Mr. Lem,
Mr.Green (late Overseers) Mr. Maynard, Mr. James
Mr. Chauntrell Mr. Kippax, Mr. Dunn, and Mr.
Hebert be appointed Auditors to Audit the Account
of Mr. Thomas Kellam< no role > This name instance is in set 15151515. Church Warden , the same
to be Audited in one Month after Ascension day
now next coming.

Minutes of Parish
Workhouse .

Afterwards the Minutes were read of the
Proceedings of the late Church Wardens and Overseers
of the Poor at the Parish Workhouse during the past

Nl. Andrews
Vestry Clerk

Ascension Day

At a Meeting on Ascension day
May 4th. 1769 .


Mr. William Chesson< no role >
Mr. Henry Gretton< no role > }Church Wardens

The Revd. Mr. Miller (Curate.) Mr. Thos. Kellam< no role > This name instance is in set 1515.
Mr. Peter Pope< no role > . Mr. John Chauntrell< no role > , & others.

At this Meeting the following Charitable Legacies
were distributed viz:

Warham and< no role >
Deane's Gifts}

Sir Robert Clarke< no role > 'sú2:-

Mr. Wareham's paid by the
Carpenter 's Company}..10:-

Mrs. Deane's paid by the Ironmonger's

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