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Proceedings of the County Courts of Kent (1648-1676), Talbot (1662-1674), and Somerset (1665-1668)
Volume 54, Page 292   View pdf image (33K)
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         Liber C Upon A Presentment of Francis Shembrooke by the Cunstable for
               haueing A Bastard Contrary to the Law of God And Man this Court
               did Award that shee should haue twenty Lashes, And after by the
               Request of her master & som women the Corporall Punishment was
               Remitted, And she only to pay Costs of Sute: &c

                 Wheras Francis Shembrooke hath Complayned of her Abuses
               And Ill usedg as by the Marks And tokens she hath shewed, agt
       Jo:  Erexson her Masters Mr William Bishop & Robert Palmer, the wch she allsoe
         her Attor: Proued by 3 wittnesses, Therefor this Court doth Order that they
               shall pay Costs of sute And allsoe one hundred pounds of tobacco
               more for her maintaynance untill she be able to worke: else execucon

                 The sd Francis Shembrooke haueing Declared att her time in
               trauell & by her Oath In Court & as two women declareth upon
               theyer Oaths in Court that James Phillips is the Father of her Child
               this Court doth ordr that hee Giue in sufficient security to pay for
               halfe the maintaynance of the Child, after hee is Free: And his too
               Masters W William Bishop & Robert Palmer haue Ingagd to Enter
               bond for him: &c, That the sd Child be not Chargeable to the County:

                 An Inuentary of the Goods of William Lippins, deceased: as they
               were sold at an Outcry this Day by Ordr of the Court:

               Imprim:     one Raysor: 6 Chissells; one Gouge: one pewter
                 dish: a pcell of Nayles one Gimlett: fower Augors:
                 two hansaws: one broadax: one Adds: one Draweing
                 knife: six Playnes: two narrow axes: one hamer two
                 Old howes: two Payles: one Pott & Potthooks: two
                 spoones: one Pestell: one Rule: one tennant Saw: two
                 wooden squares: wth a small pcell of Shott, sold to
        Mr Matthew Read for :                  421 of tobacco
                                                    lbs tobacco
          [fat. 39]                       Itm One Gunn: sold to John Ingram: for              270
               Itm A bed Pillows & Rugg: & a Chest  som odd things
                 in it sold to Mitchell De Conty for
               Itm: A paire of siluer buttons: sold to Tho: Cooper, for.
                   One brush: & one small Looken Glasse: to Mr Tho:
                   one hamer: & 22 peeces of Porke
                   One Bedstead sould to Richard Pether for
                   A pcell of Come
                   A fr of Irish stockens, to Tobyas Wells
                   one Powdering Tubb:

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Proceedings of the County Courts of Kent (1648-1676), Talbot (1662-1674), and Somerset (1665-1668)
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