Helmsley, Benefactions transcription


Helmsley parish:

Helmsley, Benefactions transcription:

The Sarah Dixon bequest in All Saints Church, Helmsley.

MISS SARAH DIXON, of Helmsley, bequeathed a Legacy of FIFTY POUNDS; to be invested in Public Securities, in the Name of the Vicar of the Parish of Helmsley, and the Interest thereof to be expended for the encouragement of Psalmody in the Parish Church of Helmsley aforesaid, according to the discretion of the Vicar, with the assistance of the Churchwardens for the time being, annually at Christmas for ever.

ALSO the Sum of SIXTY POUNDS; to be invested in like manner, and the Interest added annually at Easter for ever, to the Alms collected at the Administration of the Lord's Supper, and distributed amongst the Poor of the said Parish.

Data transcribed by
Jack Parry.
from photography by Colin Hinson