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<p n="804">After some debate It was moved that the Church Wardens<lb></lb>
and Overseers of the Poor with Mr. <rs type="persName" id="GLDBMV30502_n804-1">John Chauntrell</rs>
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and Mr. James<lb></lb>
Hebert or any two Gentlemen that have pass'd the Chair be a <lb></lb>
Committee and be empowered to treat with Mr. Birch and give him<lb></lb>
a Gratuity not exceeding the sum of Ten Guineas for the whole Year<lb></lb>
to commence from the time the said notice was given without<lb></lb>
prejudice to the Agreement for keeping the Parish Poor now<lb></lb>
subsisting between him and this Parish And being Seconded<lb></lb>
the Question was put and carried in the Affirmative. And the <lb></lb>
same was Ordered Accordingly.</p>
<p n="805"> <note type="authorial" place="margin">New Version <lb></lb>
of Psalms</note>
Mr. Church Warden Lem then observed that several<lb></lb>
Inhabitants of this Parish were desirous to have the new Version<lb></lb>
of the Psalms made use of in the Church Service instead of the Old<lb></lb>
Version And Mr. Newton moved that the new Version of Psalms<lb></lb>
be introduced if the Rector of this Parish should give Consent<lb></lb>
thereto. It was Objected by <rs type="persName" id="GLDBMV30502_n805-1">Mr. Haydon</rs>
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that there were so few<lb></lb>
Persons present that the Intentions of the Inhabitants could<lb></lb>
not be sufficiently known: but the said Motion being Seconded<lb></lb>
the Question was put and carried in the Affirmative.</p>
<p n="806"> <note type="authorial" place="margin">Carpet for <lb></lb>
Communion Table</note>
Mr. Church Warden Lem took notice that a Carpet<lb></lb>
had been laid down at the Communion Table and that the <lb></lb>
Bills delivered in on that Account amounted to upwards of<lb></lb>
Four Pounds, which he desired leave to pay, and the same was<lb></lb>
Agreed to.</p>
<p n="807">Exd. Nl: Andrews <lb></lb>
<rs type="occupation" id="GLDBMV30502_occ279">Vestry Clerk</rs>
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</p>
<p n="808"> <note type="authorial" place="margin">Maunday<lb></lb>
Thursday 1767}</note>
At a Meeting on Maunday Thursday being the <lb></lb>
<rs type="date" id="GLDBMV30502_date56">16th. April. 1767</rs>
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.</p>
<p n="809">Present</p>
<p n="810">Mr <rs type="persName" id="GLDBMV30502_n810-1">william Lem</rs>
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<lb></lb>
Mr. <rs type="persName" id="GLDBMV30502_n810-2">James Green</rs>
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<interp inst="GLDBMV30502_n810-2" type="surname" value="Green"></interp>
<interp inst="GLDBMV30502_n810-2" type="gender" value="male"></interp>
}<rs type="occupation" id="GLDBMV30502_occ280">Church Wardens</rs>
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</p>
<p n="811">Mr. <rs type="persName" id="GLDBMV30502_n811-1">Richard James</rs>
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<interp inst="GLDBMV30502_n811-1" type="surname" value="James"></interp>
<interp inst="GLDBMV30502_n811-1" type="gender" value="male"></interp>
Mr. <rs type="persName" id="GLDBMV30502_n811-2">Henry Newton</rs>
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<interp inst="GLDBMV30502_n811-2" type="surname" value="Newton"></interp>
<interp inst="GLDBMV30502_n811-2" type="gender" value="male"></interp>
Mr. <rs type="persName" id="GLDBMV30502_n811-3">John Haydon</rs>
<interp inst="GLDBMV30502_n811-3" type="given" value="John"></interp>
<interp inst="GLDBMV30502_n811-3" type="surname" value="Haydon"></interp>
<interp inst="GLDBMV30502_n811-3" type="gender" value="male"></interp>
.</p>
<p n="812"> <note type="authorial" place="margin"> <rs type="persName" id="GLDBMV30502_n812-1">Harvey and</rs>
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<lb></lb>
Tindall's Gifts</note>
At this Meeting the following Gifts were distributed<lb></lb>
<rs type="persName" id="GLDBMV30502_n812-2">Lady Harvey</rs>
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's paid out of the Lands at Ware 6:0:0</p>
<p n="813">Mr. <rs type="persName" id="GLDBMV30502_n813-1">Roger Tindall</rs>
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's paid by the Armourer's<lb></lb>
Company}2:10:-<lb></lb>
8:10-</p>
<p n="814"> <note type="authorial" place="margin">Burial in <lb></lb>
Linen.</note>
together with Fifty Shillings the Penalty for a Persons's having<lb></lb>
been buried in Linen.</p>
<p n="815">Out of the Gifts</p>
<p n="816">To the Minister1:10:-</p>
<p n="817">To the Church Wardens<lb></lb>
5. Shillings each}-10:-</p>
<p n="818">To the Clerk-6:8<lb></lb>
To the Sexton-3:4<lb></lb>
Carried over 2:10:-</p>
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