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

27th August 1757 - 16th September 1760

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Image 319 of 41121st November 1759


to wit,
Jane Davis< no role > This name instance is in set 448455. aged abt. 25 Years upon her Voluntary
Oath says she never was married and that on the 8th
day of September 1758, she was delivered of a male
bastard Child in the house of Mr. Fox the sign of
the Swan in Vere Street Claremarket in the
Parish of St. Clement Danes in the Liberty of
Westminster in the County of Middx. which hath
since been Baptized Edward< no role > . says that one Edwd.
< no role > This name instance is in set 2037. a Shoemaker who lodges at Mr. Chas. Thomas
a Shoemaker in Queens Court Holborn did
beget the said Male Bastard Child on her body
of which she was delivered as aforesaid and
that the said Edwd. Jones< no role > and no other Person
is the true & real father thereof

Sworn this 21st. day
of Novr. 1759 . before} Barth: Hammond< no role > Fran: Bedwell< no role >

Jane Davies< no role >

Upon the Complaint of
Joseph Burnthwaite< no role >
Overseer of the Poor

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