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<p n="1081">Constables and Inquest Men for the year ensuing</p>
<p n="1082"> <note type="authorial" place="margin">Ward Officer<lb></lb>
Ordered that <rs type="persName" id="GLDBMV30502_n1082-1">John Reynolds</rs>
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<rs type="occupation" id="GLDBMV30502_occ353">Esqr</rs>
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. be allowed to<lb></lb>
pass over the Officers of Constable and Inquest Man<lb></lb>
Upon paying the Fine of Fourteen Pounds.</p>
<p n="1083"> <note type="authorial" place="margin">Common<lb></lb>
Council Men</note>
Then Mr. <rs type="persName" id="GLDBMV30502_n1083-1">George Maynard</rs>
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, Mr. <rs type="persName" id="GLDBMV30502_n1083-2">William Chesson</rs>
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Mr. <rs type="persName" id="GLDBMV30502_n1083-3">James Hebert</rs>
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<interp inst="GLDBMV30502_n1083-3" type="gender" value="male"></interp>
. Mr. <rs type="persName" id="GLDBMV30502_n1083-4">William Lem</rs>
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, and John<lb></lb>
Reynolds Esqr. were severally put in Nomination and<lb></lb>
Ordered to be return'd to the Wardmote for Common<lb></lb>
Council Men for the year ensuing.</p>
<p n="1084"> <note type="authorial" place="margin">Fine for<lb></lb>
Ward office</note>
Mr. <rs type="persName" id="GLDBMV30502_n1084-1">James Hebert</rs>
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then Moved that the Fine for<lb></lb>
Ward Offices should be raised: which after much<lb></lb>
debate was Carried in the Affirmative. And two Sums <lb></lb>
were thereupon proposed, to wit, the Sum of Twenty<lb></lb>
Pounds by Mr. Hebert, and the Sum of Fourteen Pounds<lb></lb>
five shillings by Mr. <rs type="persName" id="GLDBMV30502_n1084-2">James Allen</rs>
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, and both being<lb></lb>
Seconded, the Question was put, Whether the Ward<lb></lb>
Fine should be raised to Twenty Pounds, or Fourteen<lb></lb>
Pounds five shillings only, and Mr. Church Warden<lb></lb>
Chesson declared there was a great Majority for raising<lb></lb>
the Ward Fine to Twenty Pounds. It was therefore<lb></lb>
Ordered that the Fine for Ward Offices be Raised to the <lb></lb>
said Sum of Twenty Pounds.</p>
<p n="1085">Mr. <rs type="persName" id="GLDBMV30502_n1085-1">Robt. Crafton</rs>
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then Moved that the Resolve of this<lb></lb>
Meeting for raising the Ward Fine as aforesaid should<lb></lb>
be laid before the next Precinct Meeting for Confirmation<lb></lb>
And Mr. Reynolds added, that when the Notices were<lb></lb>
issued to the Inhabitants for such next Meeting, there<lb></lb>
should be under wrote to the effect, that it would be then<lb></lb>
determined, whether the said Order for raising the <lb></lb>
Ward Fine should stand Confirmed. Which was<lb></lb>
directed accordingly.</p>
<p n="1086">Then Mr. Church Warden Chesson Adjourn'd the <lb></lb>
Meeting, untill another Summons should be sent out</p>
<p n="1087">Nl. Andrews Vestry Cl.</p>

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