<div1 type="SM_PSpage" id="LMSMPS50142PS501420074"> <xptr type="pageFacsimile" doc="LMSMPS501420074"></xptr>
<p n="376">To the Right Worshipfull her Majesties<lb></lb>
Justisses of the peace for the County<lb></lb>
of <rs type="placeName" id="LMSMPS50142_geo202">Middsex</rs>
<interp inst="LMSMPS50142_geo202" type="placeName" value="Middsex"></interp>
<interp inst="LMSMPS50142_geo202" type="type" value="county"></interp>
<p n="377">The humble petion of, <rs type="persName" id="LMSMPS50142_n377-1">William Bedford</rs>
<interp inst="LMSMPS50142_n377-1" type="given" value="WILLIAM"></interp>
<interp inst="LMSMPS50142_n377-1" type="surname" value="BEDFORD"></interp>
<interp inst="LMSMPS50142_n377-1" type="gender" value="male"></interp>
of the parish of <rs type="placeName" id="LMSMPS50142_geo203">St. Jameses Clarkenwell</rs>
<interp inst="LMSMPS50142_geo203" type="placeName" value="St. Jameses Clarkenwell"></interp>
<interp inst="LMSMPS50142_geo203" type="type" value="parish"></interp>
in the County aforesaid</p>
<p n="378">Your humble Petioner for Seven or Eight and<lb></lb>
twenty years paid to the Poor and all other<lb></lb>
duties of the said Pish is now by Reason of<lb></lb>
great troubles and Losses taken upon him and<lb></lb>
being in age makes him<obscured></obscured>
Incapable of<lb></lb>
paying any longer your petioner humbly<lb></lb>
In hour wisdom and goodness your will<lb></lb>
discoarge him of the same and your petitioner<lb></lb>
Shall always pray</p>

View as Text