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

18th March 1786 - 11th May 1792

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Image 93 of 38521st May 1787

Saint Clement Danes

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to wit Sarah Candash< no role > This name instance is in set 566. This set is in the group(s): MothersCD . aged about 22 years
upon her Oath saith that she never was married
Rented Houseorpaid Taxes lived as a hired
yearly Servant for one year or ever bound an Apprentice
that her Father informed her which Information she
verily believes to be true that she was born in Bennetts
Court Drury Lane in the Parish of Saint Clement Danes
in the County of Middlesex And further this Examint.
upon her Voluntary Oath saith that she is pregnant with
Child or Children which is or are likely to be born a
Bastard or Bastards and to become Chargeable to the
said Parish That one Morris Morris< no role > a Private Soldier
in his Majestys 1st. Regt. of Foot Guards and who is
Quartered at the Sign of the Bell a Public House in
Charles Court in the Strand , is the Father thereof he
having had Carnal knowledge of this Examinants
Body for these four years last past at several times
at one of which times he did beget the said Child or
Children of which she is now pregnant and that
the said Morris Morris< no role > is the only real and true
[..] father thereof

Sworn this 21st.
day of May 1787 } R Butler

Sarah [mark] Candash< no role >

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