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Seat-Holders, Shankill Parish Church, Lurgan for 1725

Seat-Holders, Shankill Parish Church,
Lurgan, 1725.

 

“At a Vestry held in the New Parish Church of Shankill on Wednesday the 15th Day of September in the year of our Lord 1725, We, William Brownlow Esqr, John Wetherby, Rector of the sd parish, Arthur Wetherby, Gent & John Fabre and John Apritchard Churchwardens of the said parish, Commissioners Nominated & appointed by Vertue of a Commission from the Lord Bpp of the diocese of Dromore, to dispose of the Seats and Pews in the sd Church in a full Vestry the Day & year aforesd have Disposed of the sd Seats and in Manner & form following viz and have affixed the following Rates to ye sd seats.”

 

The two Canopy Seats to William Brownlow Esqr. 
No 1  at ten pound. 
No 2       to the Rector and his successors for ever. 
No 3  to Thomas Usher at two pound fifteen shillings. 
No 4  to James Ogle and Lawrence Bellue at two pound fifteen shillings. 
No 5  to Cornett John Mathers at two pound fourteen shillings. 
No 6  to William Ellis at two pound fourteen shillings. 
No 7  to Thomas Masklin at two pound thirteen shillings. 
No 8  to Thomas Langtry at two pound thirteen shillings. 
No 9  to Solomon White at two pound twelve shillings. 
No 10  to Jonathan Gilbert at two pound eight shillings. 
No 11  to John Apritchard at two pound elleven shillings. 
No 12  to John Dayson & Peter Bringway at two pound ten shillings. 
No 13  to John Langtry & William Langtry at two pound ten shillings. 
No 14¬† to … & John Watson at two pound eight shillings.¬†
No 15  to Widow Ogle & Robert Connor at two pound nine shillings. 
No 16  to Joseph Wilson & Thomas Wade at two pound  six shillings. 
No 17  to John Donaldson at two pound eight shillings. 
No 18  to George Whiteside, Mark Higgins, Albert Bullock & John Lancester at two pound. 
No 19  to Thomas England at two pound. 
No 20  to Thomas Butcher & William Hardy at one pound fifteen shillings. 
No 21  to Richard Cunningham & Samuel Pedon at one pound sixteen shillings. 
No 22  to Henry Elliot & Anthony Bunting at one pound ten shillings. 
No 23¬† to Benjamin Robison & … at one pound twelve shillings and sixpence.¬†
No 24  to Thomas Robert & Phillip Allen at one pound ten shillings. 
No 25  to Widow Isabella Cornor at one pound ten shillings.  
No 26  to James Simpson at one pound six shillings. 
No 27  to Thomas Bullock & Richard Weatherall at one pound seven shillings. 
No 28  to Joshua John & George Greenall at one pound five shillings. 
No 29  to John Titterington & Widow Hoole at one pound five shillings. 
No 30  to Joshua Lynos at one pound five shillings.
No 31  to Binond McCabb & James McCabb at one pound three shillings. 
No 32  for the use of the mistress of the Green School at one pound three shillings. 
No 33  to Stephen Gilbert at one pound three shillings. 
No 34  to William Brownlow Esqr for the use of his servants. 
No 35  to William Brownlow Esqr for the use of his servants.  
No 36  to William Brownlow Esqr for the use of his servants.  
No 37  to William Brownlow Esqr for the use of his servants.  
No 38  to David Quinn at three pound. 
No 39  to George Andrew at two pound ten shillings.
No 40  to John Stevens at two pound ten shillings. 
No 41  to Thomas Holmes & Thomas Gardiner at three pound. 
No 42  to Thomas King, Reynolds McDonald & Edward Mercer at two pound. 
No 43  to Robert Sidney & Widow Russell at one pound fourteen shillings. 
No 44  to James McClinchy at two pound eight shillings. 
No 45  to Charles Cornor at two pound fifteen shillings. 
No 46  to Bryan Martin at two pound. 
No 47  to William Standish & Margrett Clark at one pound fifteen shillings. 
No 48  to John Cave, Widow Allen & Thomas Lownsdale at one pound eight shillings. 
No 49  to Richard Cappagh, Michael Smyth & George Smyth, Robert Taylor & Richard Lee at one pound ten shillings. 
No 50  to John Fitzpatrick, John McGlaughlin & Richard Tomkins at one pound ten shillings. 
No 51  to Arthur Wetherby & Simon Wetherby at two pound. 
No 52  to John Russell, William Russell, David Gallery & Widow Harley at one pound fifteen shillings. 
No 53  to John Crooks and Morgan Jones at one pound ten shillings. 
No 54  to William Burleigh at one pound fifteen shillings. 

 

Signed by us the Sd Commissioners

William Brownlow
John Wetherby
Arthur Wetherby
James Fabre         Church Warden

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