Minutes of the Vestry of St. Helena's Parish, South Carolina, 1726-1812

Minutes of the Vestry of St. Helena's Parish, South Carolina, 1726-1812

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1919 edition. Excerpt: ... Nathaniel Barnwell John Barnwell I William Elliott j f William Megget Thomas Rutledge j Vestry J Samuel Grove Andrew Aggnew j when Mr. John Barnwell Qualified as Vestryman, according to Law and also Qualified William Megget Church Warden Asses'd the Inhabitants for the Releif of the poor at 1/3 head on Negroes & 1/3 p hundred acres of Land, Stock in Trade & Money at Interest @ od 3 C to be Advertised immediately & Collected within 3 Months Monday August 7th 1769 The Vestry Met according to Law. Present Nathaniel Barnwell John Barnwell William Elliott Thomas Rutledge Andrew Aggnew Poor upon the Parish Mary Trunkard a 30 Ann allowed William Barton 30 d.. d. Margarett Jones 30 9 d--d, he pages from 170 on are not numbered. Easter Monday April 10th. 1770. Met according to Law. when a New Vestry and Church Wardens were Chosen to serve the Ensuing year--The Reverend Mr. James Pierce, Nathaniel Barnwell Senr.--John Barnwell Senr. Mr. William Elliott Samuel Grove Vestry Men Andrew Aggnew. Thos. Rutledge Dan1 DeSaussure. Church Wardens William Chaplin--Planter--& Charles Shaw This 16th April 1770 drew two Orders on the Treasurer one of two hundred pounds Currencey being the Sum allowed by law for parochial Charges; the Other for two hundred and twenty four pounds: Eleven Shilling & Eight pence Currencey in favr. of the Revd Mr. James Pierce being in full of his Salarey to the 13th Instant 171 Monday 16th April 1770; agreed by the Vestry at this meeting to allow Margarett Jones 30: Annum Mary Trunkard 30.. Ann--And also agree to Assess the Freeholders and Inhabitants of said Parish. for the relief of the poor at the rate of 2/6 head on each Slave. & 2/6 hundred Acres of Land. Stock in trade and...show more

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  • Paperback | 68 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 4mm | 141g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236778715
  • 9781236778710