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

27th August 1757 - 16th September 1760

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Image 316 of 41113th November 1759


Mary Jones< no role > This name instance is in set 461. This set is in the group(s): MothersCD . aged abt. 30 Years upon Oath
says she never was Married and that She lived a
hired Yearly Servant with Hugh Bowens< no role > Esqr. at
the Mansion house at Mithermwor in the Parish of
Mithermwor in the County of Glamorgan in South
Wales for one Year and a half at the Yearly wages
of four Pounds and hath quitted said Service abt. three
Years and hath not since Rented Ten Pounds a
Year paid Parish Taxes or lived a hired Yearly
Servant for one Year. And further upon her
Voluntary Oath says she is pregnant with Child
or Children which is likely to be born a Bastard
or Bastard's and to become chargeable to the
Parish of St. Clement Danes in the County of
Middx. where she now lodges she being poor &
Unable to Maintain the same when born; says
that one Adam Burton< no role > This name instance is in set 2026. Coachman to Mr Smith in
Brick Lane Spittal fields had Carnal knowledge
of her body sometime in the latter End of March
last and at sevl. other times since at one of which
time she got her with Child of the Child or Children
with which she is now pregnant and that no other
Person did beget the same.

Sworn this 13th.
Novr. 1759 . before} Barth: Hammond< no role >

The Mark of
Mary Jones< no role >

Upon the Complaint
of Mr Rust Ovr.
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