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A Series of the Documents of the Court of the Kings Bench 1732-1776
Media: DATA CD - 1 CD
Published in 1768, this CD is a digital facsimilie of the title "A Series of the Decisions of the Court of the Kings Bench upon Settlement Cases; From the Death of Lord Raymond in March 1732: To which is added a complete abridgement of the substance of each case, and two tables of the names of them".
It covers settlement cases (from many areas of England) for the period 1732 to 1776. These settlement cases, part of the old poor law system, arose to determine paupers, apprentices and others right, or otherwise,to settle in a parish. The wealth of details make this CD useful for family history, local history and legal history.
This is a digital version of the original book, now in PDF format this is viewable on any computer using Adobe Acrobat Reader.
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