St Dionis Backchurch Parish:
Minutes of Parish Vestries

24th May 1759 - 19th December 1800

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Image 133 of 45521st December 1769

St. Thomas's Day

At a Meeting on St. Thomas' day December 21st. 1769 .

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

Revd. Mr. Miller (Curate) Mr. Peter Pope< no role > , Mr. Hen: Newton,
Mr. James Hebert< no role > , Mr. Thomas Kellam< no role > This name instance is in set 1515. , Mr. John Chauntrell< no role > ,
Mr. Geo: Maynard< no role > , Mr. Richard James< no role > This name instance is in set 2783. , Mr. Willm. Kippax< no role >
Mr. James Green< no role >

Alderman Abdy's

At this Meeting the Petitions of
Ann King< no role > and John Iselton< no role > two poor Householders
of this Parish for the late Alderman Abdy's Gift of
Five Pounds were delivered in and Read. And some
doubt was expressed by the Church Wardens whether
Ann King< no role > had gained a Settlement in this Parish,
or could be entitled to the said Gift, not Renting a
House of Ten Pounds P Annum, But it was the opinion
of the Majority Present, that Ann King< no role > came under
the description of a Poor Householder of this Parish
according to the Will of the Donor, and Mr. Jones
Church Warden of Allhallows Lombard Street attending,
and making an Offer to give Ann King< no role > a Certificate
that she should not become Chargeable to this Parish,
if it should appear that Robert King< no role > her late Husband
had been last settled in the said Parish of Allhallows
Lombard Street the Question was put, and the Five
Pounds thereupon ordered to be given to the said Ann
King. The Remainder of the said Alderman's Abdy's
Gift being Fifty Shillings, together with Fifty Shillings

Sacrament Money

Sacrament Money was distributed as follows,

To the Minister..6..8
To the Clerk..3..4

Poor on the Roll
Eliz: Docketty..3..6
Sarah Nason< no role > ..2..-
Alice Cannon< no role > ..2..-
Mary Nason..3..-
Ann Roberts< no role > ..3..6
Mary Ledbury< no role > ..2..6
Ann Watts< no role > ..4..-
Alice Hutcheson< no role > ..3..-
Carrd. up £1..13..6

Brot. up£1..13..6
Dorothy Hornby< no role > ..5:-
Mary Parnell< no role > ..5..-

late Ann Gunn< no role > 's
Daughter }..2..-

Casual Poor
Rebecca Christy..2..6
Mary May< no role > ..3-
Margt. Cooke..3-
Christr. Ebrall< no role > ..4..-
Clemt. Lazell..3..
Carrd. up £3..1-

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