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

18th July 1755 - 24th August 1757

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Image 71 of 39516th October 1755


Mary Horton< no role > aged about 17 Years upon Oath says She never
was Married That She lived a hired Yearly Servant upwards of a
Year with one William Robinson< no role > a Painter who lodges with one James
< no role > in Greyhound Court in the Parish of St. Clement Danes at
the Yearly Wages of Fifty Shillings and hath quitted her said Service
about a Month since And further upon her voluntary Oath says She is
pregnant with Child or Children which is likely to be born a Bastard
or Bastards and to become Chargeable to the said Parish She being Poor
and unable to maintain the same when born, and that the above named
William Robinson< no role > had carnal knowledge of this Examinants Body in
the Month of February last and several other times since in the said
William Robinson< no role > 's Appartment at one of which times he got her
with Child of the Child or Children of which She is now pregnant

Sworn the 16th. day of
Octor. 1755 before} Barth: Hammond< no role >

The mark [mark] of Mary Horton< no role >

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