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

18th March 1786 - 11th May 1792

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Image 89 of 3853rd May 1787

Saint Clement Danes


to wit Mary Jones< no role > aged about 32 years upon her
Oath saith that she never was married Rented House
or paid Taxes that she lived as a hired yearly Servt.
for 15 Months with Mr. John Andree< no role > a Surgeon in Carey
Street in the Parish of St. Clement Danes in the County
of Middlesex [..] at the yearly wages of 8 hath
quitted said Service about 12 Months ago since which
time she has done no Act to gain a subsequent
Settlement And further this Ext. upon her Oath saith
that on the 10th. day of April 1786 , she was delivered of
a female Bastard Child in the House of a Mr. Robinson
in Hemlock Court in the Parish aforesaid which hath
since been half baptized by the Name of Mary Ann< no role >
That one William Gay< no role > a Gentlemans Servant who
lives with Judge Gould in Lincolns Inn Fields is the
father thereof he having had Carnal knowledge of this
Exts. Body sometime in the Month of August 1785 and
at seval. times since at one of which times he did
beget the said Child of which she was so delivered as
aforesaid And that the said William gay< no role > is the only
real and true father thereof

Sworn this 1st. day
of May 1787 } R Butler

Mary [mark] Jones< no role >

This is Settled the 3d. day of May 1787 by paying
12..12..0 Release Exted-the Oversears of
1786 took their

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