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Reference FL513
Covering dates 1658 - 2000
Held by Suffolk Record Office, Bury St Edmunds Branch
Extent 35 Series
Source of acquisition Acc. nos. 2438, 7642, 5030, 9380, 11141, 11869
Creators Church of England, Elmswell Parish, Suffolk



PARISH, GENERAL  FL513/1  [n.d.]

Vestry and P.C.C. Minute Books  [no ref. or date]

Book with vestry minutes 1883-1931 and P.C.C. minutes 1920-31.  FL513/1/1  1883-1931

1 vol. paper

Vestry minutes 1932-53 and P.C.C. minutes 1932-54.  FL513/1/2  1932-1954

1 vol. paper

Miscellaneous  [no ref. or date]

Notice of a parish meeting for the election of parish officers.  FL513/1/3  March 1893

1 sheet paper

Book  FL513/1/4  1902-1922

1 vol. paper

Contents:
With various types of parish business, including minutes and accounts of various funds and fund-raising campaigns.

CLERGY  FL513/3  [n.d.]

Tithe Book  [no ref. or date]

Tithe book  FL513/3/1  1766-1809

1 vol. paper

Altered apportionment (copy) of tithe rentcharge  FL513/3/28  1907

Contents:
With pencil additions

Altered apportionment (copy) of tithe rentcharge and plan  FL513/3/29(1-2)  1933

Tithe Rent Charge And Its Apportionment  [no ref. or date]

Contents:
FL513/3/4 - FL513/3/11, relate to the altered apportionment of tithe rent charge.

Altered apportionment of tithe rent charge with schedule but no map  FL513/3/2  1865

4 sheets paper

Contents:
24 April 1865

Altered apportionment of tithe rent charge with schedule but no map  FL513/3/3  1867

Contents:
4 sheets paper

From J.H. Elliott (Secretary, Board of Agriculture and Fisheries) to D.W. Collen  FL513/3/4  1906

1 sheet paper

Contents:
12 Dec. 1906

From R.H. Rew (Assistant Secretary, Board of Agriculture and Fisheries) to D.W. Collen  FL513/3/5  Dec. 1906

1 sheet paper

From J.H. Elliott (Secretary, Board of Agriculture and Fisheries) to D.W. Collen  FL513/3/6  1907

1 sheet paper

Contents:
5 Feb. 1907

From J.H. Elliott (Secretary, Board of Agriculture and Fisheries) to Henry Durrant  FL513/3/7  1907

1 sheet paper

Contents:
11 Feb. 1907

From J.H. Elliott (Secretary, Board of Agriculture and Fisheries) to D.W. Collen  FL513/3/8  1907

1 sheet paper

Contents:
11 Feb. 1907

Copy of letter from D.W. Collen  FL513/3/9  1907

1 sheet paper

Contents:
nd [c.16 Feb. 1907]

From J.H. Elliott (Secretary, Board of Agriculture and Fisheries) to D.W. Collen  FL513/3/10  1907

1 sheet paper

Contents:
18 Feb. 1907

Letter from R.H. Rew (Assistant Secretary, Board of Agriculture and Fisheries) to D.W. Collen  FL513/3/11  1907

1 sheet paper

Contents:
20 Feb. 1907

Certificate of Redemption of Tithe Rent charge under the Tithe Acts 1836-1925, with an accompanying schedule  FL513/3/12  1930

1 sheet paper

Contents:
30 April 1930

Registers of Church Services  [no ref. or date]

Register of services  FL513/3/13  1908-1936

1 vol. printed form

Contents:
1908, 1918-19, 1935-36

Register of services  FL513/3/14  1926-1935

1 vol. printed form

Register of services  FL513/3/15  1935-1948

1 vol. printed form

Register of services  FL513/3/16  1948-1971

1 vol. printed form

Miscellaneous Church Service Documents  [no ref. or date]

An episcopal appeal on Rogation Sunday  FL513/3/17  April 1934

1 sheet paper

Notes on services for the week  FL513/3/18  nd

1 sheet paper

References to two hymns  FL513/3/19  nd

1 sheet paper

Newspaper cutting with two letters re church organists  FL513/3/20  nd

1 sheet paper

Advowson  [no ref. or date]

Copy of conveyance of advowson and parsonage  FL513/3/23  1879

Contents:
Jessie Jane Comyn Macfarlane of Elmswell Rectory, spinster to her brother Rev. William Alexander Comyn Macfarlane of Elmswell Rectory 4 Apr. 1879

Terriers and inventories  [no ref. or date]

Terrier  FL513/3/24  1627

Contents:
Alterations n.d. [17th cent.]

Terrier and inventory  FL513/3/25  nd

Contents:
- schedule of registers only completed n.d. [1913 x 1939]
- schedule of registers brought up to date and other volumes added n.d. [post 1966]

Terrier  FL513/3/26  1969

Inventory  FL513/3/27  1969

Offertory Register  [no ref. or date]

Register of amount of collections  FL513/3/21  1893-1906

1 vol. printed form

Contents:
With the names of the preacher, reader etc., and the number of communicants, 1898-1903, with lists of those confirmed 1894-1906

Miscellaneous  [no ref. or date]

Letter from the Ecclesiastical Commission to the incumbent of Elmswell  FL513/3/22  April 1881

1 sheet paper

Contents:
Re the ending of the payment of procurations at the time of episcopal visitations
In envelope

REGISTRATION  FL513/4  [n.d.]

Parish Registers  [no ref. or date]

Register of Baptisms 21 Dec. 1658 - 24 March 1743, Marriages [12?] Sep. 1661 - 6 Feb. 1743, and Burials 21 March 1659 - 19 March 1743  FL513/4/1  1658-1743

1 vol. parchment

Contents:
There is a loose page with possibly earlier entries, but no year is given.
At back: list of rectors to 1945
Marked "1"

Register of Baptisms 30 April 1744 - 25 Dec. 1799 (with dates of birth frequently noted 1786 onwards), Marriages 29 May 1744 - 7 June 1756, and Burials 15 May 1744 - 8 Nov. 1799.  FL513/4/2  1744-1799

1 vol. parchment

Contents:
At front: list of rectors 1679-1945
Marked "2"

Register of Baptisms 28 Jan. 1800 - 1 Nov. 1812 (with dates of birth frequently recorded) and Burials 13 Feb. 1800 - 11 Sep. 1812  FL513/4/3  1800-1812

1 vol. parchment

Contents:
Marked "3"

Register of Baptisms 1 Jan. 1813 - 20 April 1851  FL513/4/4  1813-1951

1 vol. printed form

Contents:
Marked "4"

Register of Banns and Marriages 7 Oct. 1754 - 29 Dec. 1812  FL513/4/5  1754-1812

1 vol. printed form

Contents:
Marked "9"

Register of Marriages 4 March 1813 - 15 May 1837  FL513/4/6  1813-37

1 vol. printed form

Contents:
One marriage entry, for 1817, is out of place, facing p.1
Marked "5"

Register of Marriages 1 Nov. 1837 - 2 April 1949  FL513/4/7  1837-1949

1 vol. printed form

Contents:
Marked "10"

Register of Marriages 20 June 1949 - 25 March 1961  FL513/4/8  1949-61

1 vol. printed form

Contents:
Marked "11"

Register of Marriages 20 May 1961 - 19 Feb. 1972  FL513/4/9  1961-72

1 vol. printed form

Contents:
Marked "12"

Register of Burials 2 Jan. 1813 - 5 April 1879  FL513/4/10  1813-79

1 vol. printed form

Contents:
Marked "6"

Register of Banns of Marriage 28 March 1824 - 29 Oct. 1843  FL513/4/11  1824-43

1 vol. printed form

Register of Banns of Marriage 28 Jan. 1844 - 20 Nov. 1864  FL513/4/12  1844-1964

1 vol. printed form

Register of Banns of Marriage 1 Oct. 1865 - 15 Oct. 1939  FL513/4/13  1865-1939

1 vol. printed form

Register of Banns of Marriage 19 Nov. 1939 - 21 March 1971  FL513/4/14  1939-1971

1 vol. printed form

Notes On Couples To Be Married  [no ref. or date]

Alec James Gower and Mary Minnie Goode  FL513/4/15  Aug. 1936

1 sheet paper

Donald Gaspard Barker and Doreen Muriel Gotts  FL513/4/16  March 1937

1 sheet paper

Joseph William Kemp and Alice Harriet Ralls  FL513/4/17  Oct. 1937

1 sheet paper

Walter Wakelin Hawes and Blanche Ruth Lond-Caulk  FL513/4/18  Oct. 1937

1 sheet paper

William Frederic John Euston and Doris Mabel Atkins  FL513/4/19  Nov. 1937

1 sheet paper

Herbert Norman Palmer and Evelin Kate Levett  FL513/4/20  1938

1 sheet card

Contents:
Written on the back of an advertisement for a "Monthly Meeting" in Woolpit Jan.-April 1938

Request to Publish Banns of Marriage Between  [no ref. or date]

Edmund Wretham of Elmswell, bachelor, and Mary Godard, spinster, of the same place  FL513/4/21  1812

1 sheet paper

Banns  FL513/4/22  nd

1 sheet paper

Contents:
James Mulley and Mary Kemp, both of the parish of Elmswell and both single persons, and between William Rice and Harriet Warnton, both of the parish of Elmswell and both single persons

Henry Peck of the parish of Elmswell, bachelor, and Mary Spencer of the parish of Elmswell, spinster  FL513/4/23  nd

1 sheet paper

James Upcroft of the parish of Elmswell, single, and Mary Hing of the parish of Elmswell, widow  FL513/4/24  nd

1 sheet paper

Certificate of Publication of Banns of Marriage Between  [no ref. or date]

James Edward Cooper of the parish of St. Mary Stoke, Ipswich, bachelor, and Freda Ellen Mary Brewer of the parish of Elmswell, spinster  FL513/4/25  1936

1 sheet paper

Contents:
27 Dec. 1936

William Arthur Kerry, bachelor, of the parish of Rougham, and Marjorie Alice Lynn Pearl, spinster, of the parish of Elmswell  FL513/4/26  1939

1 sheet paper

Contents:
15 May 1939

One certificate of the publication of banns of marriage  FL513/4/27  1961

1 sheet paper

Contents:
14 Jan. 1961

Marriage Licences  [no ref. or date]

Licence  FL513/4/28  1812

1 sheet paper

Contents:
Licence for the marriage of James Butcher of Lowestoft, bachelor, and Ann Boggis Clarke of Elmswell, spinster, in the parish church of Elmswell 26 Feb. 1812

Licence  FL513/4/29  1813

1 sheet paper

Contents:
Licence for the marriage of Daseley Hurrell, single man, of the parish of Elmswell, and Elizabeth Smith, single woman, of the same parish, in the parish church of Elmswell 5 Oct. 1813

Licence  FL513/4/30  1821

1 sheet paper

Contents:
Licence for the marriage of Robert Roper of the parish of Rougham, bachelor, and Jo Anna Maria Cooke of the parish of Elmswell, spinster, in the parish church of Elmswell 18 July 1821

Licence  FL513/4/31  1824

1 sheet paper

Contents:
Licence for the marriage of John Willingham of the parish of Rougham, bachelor, and Elizabeth Finch of the parish of Elmswell, spinster, in the parish church of Elmswell 16 Nov. 1824

Licence  FL513/4/32  1825

1 sheet paper

Contents:
Licence for the marriage of William Warren of the parish of Norton St. Andrew, bachelor, and Jamima Pamment of the parish of Elmswell, spinster, in the parish church of Elmswell 1 Mar. 1825

Licence  FL513/4/33  1830

1 sheet paper

Contents:
Licence for the marriage of Robert Graham of the parish of Woolpit, bachelor, and Jo Mulley of the parish of Elmswell, spinster, in the parish church of Elmswell 5 May 1830

Licence  FL513/4/34  1830

1 sheet paper

Contents:
Licence for the marriage of William Cole Ambrose of the parish of Stow cum Quy in the county of Cambridge, widower, and Maria Hunt of the parish of Elmswell, spinster, in the parish church of Elmswell 5 May 1830

Licence  FL513/4/35  1835

1 sheet paper

Contents:
Licence for the marriage of Simeon Wright of Elmswell, bachelor, and Mary Ann Lord of the same place, spinster, in the parish church of Elmswell 24 Dec. 1835

Licence  FL513/4/36  1944

1 sheet paper

Contents:
Licence for the marriage of William Bennett of the parish of Elmswell, widower, and Catherine Doves of the same parish, widow, in the parish church of Elmswell 13 Dec. 1944

Licence  FL513/4/37  1879

1 sheet paper

Contents:
Licence for the marriage of William Stevens of the parish of St. Mary's Islington in the county of Middlesex, bachelor, and Julia Mary Hunt of the parish of Elmswell, spinster, in the parish church of Elmswell 8 May 1879

Licence  FL513/4/38  1895

1 sheet paper

Contents:
Licence for the marriage of Ellen Maria Stebbing of Elmswell, spinster, and Frederick Gerald Seckey of Elmswell, bachelor, in the parish church of Elmswell 6 March 1895

Licence  FL513/4/39  1922

1 sheet paper

Contents:
Licence for the marriage of Walter Richard Redit of the parish of Elmswell, bachelor, and Grace Emma Southgate of the same parish, spinster 2 Dec. 1922

Counterfoils of Marriage Certificates  [no ref. or date]

Ten counterfoils of marriage certificates  FL513/4/40  nd

10 sheets paper

Contents:
s.d. [c.1865-1941]

Ten counterfoils of marriage certificates  FL513/4/41  nd

10 sheets paper

Contents:
s.d. [c.1944-49]

Certificates of Registration of Death of:  [no ref. or date]

Julia Osborne  FL513/4/42  1847

1 sheet paper

Contents:
3 June 1847

Hannah Mulley  FL513/4/43  1878

1 sheet paper

Contents:
7 July 1878

Mary Anna Mulley  FL513/4/44  1878

1 sheet paper

Contents:
9 July 1878

Elizabeth Catchpole  FL513/4/45  1878

1 sheet paper

Contents:
19 July 1878

Alice Mary Atkin  FL513/4/46  1878

1 sheet paper

Contents:
1 Nov. 1878

Mary Mulley  FL513/4/47  1879

1 sheet paper

Contents:
[11?] April 1879

Coroner's Order for Burial  [no ref. or date]

William Farrow  FL513/4/48  1870

1 sheet paper

Contents:
23 Dec. 1870

Miscellaneous Registration Documents  [no ref. or date]

Extracts from a baptism register (FL513/4/4)  FL513/4/49  1889

1 sheet paper

Contents:
24 Nov. 1889

Letter from Miss Harriet Hanner to Rev. Sayers  FL513/4/50  1921

1 sheet paper

Contents:
Re birth certificates relating to her family 17 Oct. 1921

Sidney Robert Atkins' written consent for the marriage of his daughter Doris Mabel Atkins to William F.J. Euston  FL513/4/51  1937

1 sheet paper

Contents:
13 Nov. 1937

Extract from a banns register (FL513/4/13)  FL513/4/52  1938

1 sheet paper

Letter from C. Partridge, Stowmarket to Mr Sayer  FL513/4/53  1935

Contents:
Concerning leaf of parish register at Ixworth Thorpe which the writer is certain belongs to Elmswell enclosing, in support of this contention, his lists of Elmswell and Thorpe-by-Ixworth householders as given in the 1674 hearth tax 5 Sept 1935
Together with note written by J.D. Sayer, rector n.d.

Baptism register  FL513/4/54  1851-1992

Burial register  FL513/4/55  1879-2000

CHURCHWARDENS  FL513/5  [n.d.]

Churchwardens' Accounts  [no ref. or date]

Churchwardens' accounts book  FL513/5/1  1726-88

1 vol. paper

Churchwardens' accounts book  FL513/5/2  1788-1827

1 vol. paper

Contents:
Includes notes on churchwardens appointed 1798-99, at the back of the book

Churchwardens' accounts book  FL513/5/3  1828-92

1 vol. paper

Churchwardens' accounts book  FL513/5/4  1913-30

1 vol. paper

The Parish and Wesleyan Chapel Burial Grounds  [no ref. or date]

Copy of an Order in Council at the Court of Buckingham Palace  FL513/5/5  1860

1 sheet paper

Contents:
Prohibiting burials - though with some qualifications - in the parish burial ground, and regulations for burials in the Wesleyan Chapel burial ground (7 March 1860)

An Order in Council at the Court at Osborne House  FL513/5/6  1900

1 sheet paper

Contents:
Prohibiting burials in the parish burial ground, though with some qualifications 7 Aug. 1900

An Order in Council at the Court at Balmoral  FL513/5/7  1900

1 sheet paper

Contents:
Prohibiting burials in the parish burial ground, though with some qualifications. 18 Oct. 1900

A covering letter from A.W. Fitzroy (Council Office, Whitehall) to the churchwardens of Elmswell for the Order in Council of 18 Oct. 1900  FL513/5/8  1900

1 sheet paper

Contents:
24 Oct. 1900

An Order in Council at the Court at Windsor  FL513/5/9  1900

1 sheet paper

Contents:
Postponing the time for the discontinuance of burials in the parish burial ground to 26 Feb. 1901 13 Dec. 1900

An Order in Council at the Court at Buckingham Palace  FL513/5/10  1905

1 sheet paper

Contents:
Allowing for the burial of the present incumbent of Elmswell in the parish burial ground 10 May 1905

A covering letter from A.W. Fitzroy (Council Office, Whitehall) to the churchwardens of Elmswell for the Order in Council of 10 May  FL513/5/11  1905

1 sheet paper

Contents:
11 May 1905

Miscellaneous notes on the parish and Wesleyan chapel burial grounds  FL513/5/12  c 1906

1 sheet paper

Contents:
s.d. [c.Nov.1906]

Copy of a form (unused) for claiming the costs of maintenance and repair of closed churchyards  FL513/5/13  c.1958

1 sheet paper

Contents:
s.d. [c.1958]

Miscellaneous  [no ref. or date]

Order for 6 sheets of parchment registers  FL513/5/14  May 1826

1 sheet paper

Receipt for a bill for blowing the organ  FL513/5/15  1902-03

1 sheet paper

OVERSEERS AND POOR RELIEF  FL513/7  [n.d.]

Overseers' Account Books  [no ref. or date]

1796-1819  FL513/7/1  1796-1819

1 vol. paper

1819-32  FL513/7/2  1819-32

1 vol. paper

Bastardy Examinations  [no ref. or date]

Examination  FL513/7/3  1766

1 printed form

Contents:
Voluntary examination of Mary Bullett of the parish of Elmswell, single woman, who is pregnant with a child likely to be born a bastard, names Ambrose Cross, now or late of the parish of Elmswell, as father 10 Feb. 1766

Affiliation Orders  [no ref. or date]

Affiliation order  FL513/7/4  1805

1 printed form

Contents:
Issued against John Stutter of Elmswell, labourer, reputed father of a male bastard child born 16 April 1803 in the parish of Elmswell to Elizabeth Armstrong 5 Mar. 1805

Cemetery  [no ref. or date]

Table of fees, payments and sums  FL513/5/16  1935

Affiliation order  FL513/7/5  1805

1 sheet paper

Contents:
Issued against John Stutter of Elmswell, labourer, reputed father of a female bastard child born the previous February in the parish of Elmswell to Elizabeth Armstrong 5 Mar. 1805

Affiliation order  FL513/7/6  1832

1 sheet paper

damaged

Contents:
Issued against Edward [Leman?] of Stowmarket, tailor, reputed father of a male bastard child born 16 May 1822 in the parish of Elmswell to Elizabeth Finch, then a single woman, now married to [Mr. Willingham?]
(3 Feb. 1832)

Bonds of Indemnification  [no ref. or date]

Bond  FL513/7/7  1714

1 sheet paper

Contents:
1. Francis Browne of Elmswell, gent.
2. Cornelius Marsh of Elmswell, gent., and George Cocksedge of Elmswell, gent.
(1) Bound in £50 to (2) for the maintenance of the future base child of Anne King of Elmswell, single woman 7 July 1714

Bond  FL513/7/8  1717

1 sheet paper

Contents:
1. Francis Browne of Elmswell, gent., and Francis Browne senior of Elmswell, clerk
2. Christopher Calthorp of Ampton, esquire.
(1) Bound in £100 to (2) for the maintenance of the future base child of Anne King of Elmswell, single woman 7 May 1717

Bond  FL513/7/9  1727

1 sheet paper

Contents:
1. Henry Smith of Bury St. Edmunds, innholder, and Jonathan Smith of Elmswell, yeoman
2. Robert Gaul, Robert Pricke, John Browne and Benjamin Major, the churchwardens and overseers of the parish of Elmswell
(1) Bound in £200 to (2) for the maintenance of two female bastard children lately born in the parish of Elmswell to Elizabeth Smith of Walsham-Le-Willows, single woman 11 Sep. 1727

Bond  FL513/7/10  1730

1 sheet paper

Contents:
1. Charles Parr junior of Ixworth, singleman, and Charles Parr of Ixworth, maltster
2. Cornelius Marsh junior of Elmswell, yeoman William Bradley of Elmswell, maltster and Edward Williams, the churchwardens and overseers of Elmswell
(1) Bound in £50 to (2) for the maintenance of the future base child of Sarah Markall of Elmswell, single woman, Charles Parr junior being the alleged father 12 Mar. 1730

Bond  FL513/7/11  1738

1 sheet paper

Contents:
1. Jonathan Blois of Elmswell, farmer.
2. Simon Cocksedge and William Bradley, the churchwardens of Elmswell, and Joseph Cornel and John Whinny, the overseers of Elmswell
(1) Bound in £10 to (2) for the maintenance of a female bastard child born about three years ago in the parish of Elmswell to Sarah Frost, late of Elmswell, single woman, John Sedney the younger of Elmswell being the putative father; Jonathan Blois, for the sum of £7, undertakes to maintain the child until she reaches the age of 21 1 April 1738

Bond  FL513/7/12  1744

1 sheet paper

Contents:
1. Edmund Borley of Elmswell, gent.
Simon Cocksedge, William Bradley, Alexander Cook and William Oxer, the churchwardens and overseers of the parish of Elmswell.
(1) Bound in £40 to (2) for the maintenance of a female bastard child born in Elmswell of a woman [not named] who had previously been received by Edmund Borley into his house 26 Mar. 1744

Bond  FL513/7/13  1748

1 sheet paper

Contents:
1. George Irwing of Elmswell, yeoman, and Abraham Fern the younger of Bury St. Edmunds, wool shiftner
2. Simon Cocksedge and William Bradley, the churchwardens of the parish of Elmswell, and John Wright and Edward Smyth, the overseers of the parish of Elmswell
(1) Bound in £40 to (2) for the maintenance of the future base child of Ann Youngs of the parish of Elmswell, widow 24 Sep. 1748

Bond  FL513/7/14  1763

1 sheet paper

Contents:
1. Thomas Rainbird of Great Ashfield, yeoman, and Robert Rainbird of Great Ashfield, yeoman
2. Edward Smith and Edward Marsh, the churchwardens and guardians of the poor of the parish of Elmswell
(1) Bound in £40 to (2) for the maintenance of the future base child of Ann Turner of Elmswell, single woman
See also FL513/7/18 and FL513/7/19 10 Sep. 1763

Bond  FL513/7/15  1764

1 sheet paper

Contents:
1. William Oxer of the parish of Elmswell, yeoman
2. Edward Smith and Edward Marsh, the churchwardens and guardians of the poor of the parish of Elmswell
(1) Bound in £40 to (2) for the maintenance of the future base child of Mary Bullett of the parish of Elmswell, single woman 10 May 1764

Bond  FL513/7/16  1766

1 sheet paper

Contents:
1. John Firman [but signed "Firmin"] of Hawkedon, gent., Thomas Cocksedge of Hawkedon, yeoman; and John Mornement of Bury St. Edmunds, innholder
2. Edward Smith and Edward Marsh, churchwardens of the parish of Elmswell, and Ephraim Haward and Peter Bridges the overseers of the parish of Elmswell
(1) Bound in £100 to (2) for the maintenance of the future base child of Hannah Osborn, single woman 29 Jan. 1766

Bond  FL513/7/17  1776

1 sheet paper

Contents:
1. Robert Pond of Woolpit, yeoman
2. Simon Hunt and Peter Bridges junior, the churchwardens, and Isaac Jackson the younger and John Southgate, the overseers of the parish of Elmswell
(1) Bound in £40 to (2) for the maintenance of a female bastard child born in the parish of Elmswell to Susan Acken of Elmswell, single woman, Robert Pond being the alleged father 6 April 1776

Miscellaneous Bastardy Documents  [no ref. or date]

Note from John Southgate that he has paid the sum for the child that Raynbard [Rainbird?] is bound for  FL513/7/18  1770

1 sheet paper

Contents:
29 Mar. 1770

Note from John Southgate that he has paid the sum for the child that Rainbard Rainbird?] is bound for  FL513/7/19  1770

1 sheet paper

Contents:
29 Mar. 1770

Miscellaneous  [no ref. or date]

Statement of legal costs  FL513/7/20  nd

2 sheets paper

Contents:
Incurred by the churchwardens and overseers of the parishes of Haughley, Creeting St. Peter, Stowupland, Old Newton, Netherden, Elmswell, Norton, Tostock and Thurston in a case brought by the Great Eastern Railway Company s.d. [c.1867]

CHARITIES  FL513/12  [n.d.]

Parish Charities Minutes and Accounts Books  [no ref. or date]

Account book of the money paid to the poor women in the almshouse in Elmswell  FL513/12/1  1673-1799

1 vol. paper

Contents:
With a copy of the original indenture of 1614 and of the original rules

Accounts and minutes book for the lands belonging to the poor of Elmswell  FL513/12/2  1705-1792

1 vol. paper

Accounts book of the charities belonging to the parish of Elmswell  FL513/12/3  1792-1826

1 vol. paper

Contents:
With the minutes of a meeting in 1794 of the trustees of Sir Robert Gardiner's almshouses in Elmswell

Accounts book  FL513/12/4  1827-1859

1 vol. paper

"The Account Book of the Treasurer of the Elmswall Church and Poor's Land Charities"  FL513/12/5  1884-1913

1 vol. paper

Miscellaneous  [no ref. or date]

An abuttal memorandum  FL513/12/6  1735

1 sheet paper

Contents:
5 May 1735

Copy of the returns made to a survey on charitable donations  FL513/12/7  1786

1 sheet paper

Contents:
28 Sep. 1786

Receipt for a quitrent of land due to the manor of Elmswell for town land  FL513/12/8  1862

1 sheet paper

Stock receipt for Consolidated £3 per cent Annuities  FL513/12/9  1881

1 sheet paper

Contents:
In envelope 28 April 1881

Letter from H.M. Vane (Secretary, Charity Commission) re FL513/12/9  FL513/12/10  1881

1 sheet paper

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In envelope 4 May 1881

A Charity Commission document  FL513/12/11  1883

1 sheet paper

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Replacing the old trustees of the Almshouse Charity of Elmswell with new trustees; a schedule of the assets of the charity is included 9 Oct. 1883

Certificate of insurance against fire relating to the Elmswell almshouses belonging to the Church and Poor's Estate  FL513/12/12  1893

1 sheet paper

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13 Feb. 1893

Church and Poors' Land  [no ref. or date]

Photocopy of Charity Commission scheme (including schedule of property)  FL513/12/15  1898

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(26 Aug 1898)

Memorandum of an agreement  FL513/12/13  1911

1 sheet paper

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1. The Trustees of Elmswell Church Land Charities
2. Mr. William Henry Elliston of Elmswell
(1) to (2), enclosure of arable land called Bird's Pightle (1a.) in the parish of Elmswell, for an undefined period at £3. 10s. p.a.

Statement of the accounts of the Church Land Charity of 1920-22  FL513/12/14  1920-1922

1 sheet paper

MISCELLANEOUS  FL513/13  [n.d.]

Service and other Books  [no ref. or date]

The Book of Common Prayer  FL513/13/1  1752

1 book

The Book of Common Prayer  FL513/13/2  1857

1 book

velvet binding

She Comprehensive Family Bible, illustrated  FL513/13/3  1861

1 book

The Holy Bible, given by Julia Luke to Elmswell parish church  FL513/13/4  1864

1 book

The Holy Bible, illustrated  FL513/13/5  1871

1 book

The Holy Bible  FL513/13/6  nd

1 book

Brown's Self-Interpreting Family Bible, illustrated  FL513/13/7  nd

1 book

The Paraphrase of Erasmus (of the New Testament).  FL513/13/8  nd

1 book

Richard Blome's History of the Bible, illustrated  FL513/13/9  nd

1 book

Printed Acts of Parliament  [no ref. or date]

"An Act for amending the Laws respecting the Solemnisation of Marriages in England."  FL513/13/10  1823

12 sheets paper

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18 July 1823

"An Act for amending the Laws respecting the Solemnisation of Marriages in England."  FL513/13/11  1823

12 sheets paper

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18 July 1823

"An Act for the better Administration of Charitable Trusts."  FL513/13/12  1853

28 sheets paper

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20 Aug. 1853

"An Act to amend the Charitable Trusts Act, 1853."  FL513/13/13  1855

12 sheets paper

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14 Aug. 1855

"An Act to amend the Law relating to the Administration of Endowed Charities."  FL513/13/14  1860

8 sheets paper

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28 Aug. 1860

"An Act for establishing the Jurisdiction of the Charity Commissioners in certain cases."  FL513/13/15  1862

4 sheets paper

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7 Aug. 1862

Miscellaneous  [no ref. or date]

Copy court roll: manor of Elmswell cum Woolpit  FL513/13/16  1678

1 sheet parchment

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William Cross surrenders land called Millmount (½r.) in Woolpit
John Dade admitted to land called Millmount (½r.) in Woolpit (10 June 1678)

List of regulations relating to the Woolpit Fire Engine  FL513/13/17  nd

1 sheet paper

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s.d. [c.mid 19th Century]

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