Bishop Burton, Benefactions transcription
Bishop Burton parish:
Bishop Burton, Benefactions transcription:The list of Bequests in All Saint's Church, Bishop Burton.
THE PEARMANThe income arising from one thousand three hundred and fifty pounds of two and a half per centum consolidated stock payable annually on All Saints Day allocated as follows:
THEODORA PEARMAN MEMORIAL
Holy Communion books for the newly confirmed One Pound Five Shillings.
Prayer books or other religious books for children of the congregation under the age of seventeen years as prizes for accuracy in repetition and for the knowledge of the church catechism - One Pound Five Shillings
The Preacher chosen by the Vicar to preach at evensong on All Saints Day One Pound One Shilling and Four Shillings expenses.
The Preacher (a layman if possible) chosen by the Vicar to preach on thrift preferably to the Ploughboy Refuge Union of the Manchester Unity of Oddfellows - One Pound One Shilling and Four Shillings expenses.
Parish Church Magazine Maintenance Fund - Two Pounds Ten Shillings.
A preacher for two Sundays when the Vicar is absent from the Parish Five Pounds.
Salary of Church Clerk, Sexton or Verger Five Pounds.
The sum of Five Hundred Pounds free of duty upon trust, the income of which to be applied to the augmentation of the benefice.
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