ID: MARG_218

TitleSettlement for John Lamb and family 1707
AbstractSettlement Certificate for John Lamb and Family 1 March 1707 transcribed from ERO D/P 77/13/1

Transcription by Jenny Ennew June 2021

1.   Essex
2.   To the Churchwardens and other the overseers of the poor
3.   of the p[ar]ish of West Mersey in Mersey Iseland in the
4.   Said County

5.   We William Tunbridg Thomas French and William Raven
6.   Churchwardens and overseers of the poor of the p[ar]ish of
7.   Cressing in the Said County Do hereby certifie own and
8.   acknowledg John Lamb and his Family to be Inhabitants
9.   Legally Settled in that o[ur] p[ar]ish of Cressing In Witnesse
10.   whereof we have hereunto Sett our hands and Seales the
11.   first day of March Anno D[omi]ni 1707 And in the Sixth
12.   yeare of the Reigne of o[ur] Soveraigne Lady Anne by
13.   the Grace of God of great Britaine France and Ireland
14.   Queen Defend[er] of the Faith &c

15.   Attested by us Inhabit[an]ts     Willi[a]m Tunbridg [Seal]
16.   Of Cressing afores[aid]
17.   Bernard GreeneWill[iam] Raven [Seal]
18.   Daniell W.are?
19.   Mat thew Tate ?
20.   Ben[jamin] ArdleyThomas French [Seal]

We two of her Ma[jes]ties Justices of the yeare of the Said
County whose names are hereunder Subscribed do allow of
the Certificate above written
J Bullock
John Cressenor

Published1 March 1707
SourceMersea Museum