St Clement Danes Parish:
Pauper Settlement, Vagrancy and Bastardy Exams

14th December 1750 - 21st March 1752

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Eliza: North< no role > This name instance is in set 967. This set is in the group(s): MothersCD . aged about 22 Years upon Oath saith
she never was married and that she lived a Yearly
Servant with Mr. George Brown< no role > a Cork Cutter near
Exeter Exchange in the Strand in the Parish of St. Clemt.
Danes in the County of Middx for two Years and upwards
at the Yearly Wages of fifty Shillings for the first Year
and four pounds for the Second Year and Quitted her sd.
Service in February last And further upon her Voluntary
Oath saith she is pregnant with Child or Children which is
likely to be born a Bastard or Bastards and to become
Chargeable to the sd. Parish of St. Clement Danes she being
Poor and unable to maintain the same when born
and that Laurence Holbrook< no role > Apprentice to the said
Mr Brown did beget the said Child or Children on her
body the said Laurence Holbrook< no role > having had
carnal knowledge of this Examinant in the latter
End of July or beginning of Augt. last and at sevl. other
times since at one of which times he got her with
Child of the sd. bastard Child or Children with which she
is now pregnant and that the said Laurence Holbrook< no role >
and no other person is the true and real father thereof

Sworn March 12th.
1750 before
Tho Lane< no role > .

The Mark of
Eliz [mark] North< no role >

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