I give & bequeath to the Minister Churwardens [sic] & Overseers of
the Parish of Hetherset for the time being & for ever three hundred
pounds 3 per cent Consols Bank annuities to be paid by them to
the Schoolmaster of that Parish for ever by two even & equal
half yearly payments as interest money arising from the last
mentioned sum for & towards the education of six poor children
belonging to that Parish only to be chosen by the Minister Churchwardens
& Overseers & by the Schoolmaster of that Parish alternately
for ever And it is my will & desire that this legacy
should be paid & discharged within six calendar months
after my wife's decease.
Mr Hughes died May 23rd 1803.
Executrix Mrs Hughes
Revd Charles Sutton
Revd CT Chapman Exers.
Calf begins with Bapms 1730 'till it
meets Burials 1730 viz 3 Pages.
Burials continue 1½ Pages then Marriages
in 1732 & Bapms at foot of same Page
which from thence continue to 1733
Margs at Page 8 to 1733. Burials op: Page to
1733 Then Bapms at foot of same Page to
1734. turn over 4 Leaves the Marg 1735
Ditto op page mar of 1734, same page
Burials 1734 next Pa Baps 1734 to 1736
Then Dr. Berney
Old parchmt 1616 to 1655
Baps & Margs from 1616 to 1652
Buried from 1616 to 1650
A ragged old parchmt book contains some Burials & Baptisms
in the year between 1729 & 1730
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