|Statement||abstracted and edited by Michael J. Burchall. 1661-1700.|
|Contributions||Sussex Family History Group.|
The records document Quarter Session judges’ decisions in matters that include settlement inquiries, highway rates, criminal trials, registers of settlement, orders of removal, bastardy examinations, apprenticeships, licensing, contracts, lists of justices, and other matters related to the business of running the county. Examination, Settlement and Removal indexed and are found under the Sussex Quarter Sessions. Bastardy Orders Women who were about to have an illegitimate child, that would be chargeable on the Poor Rate, were out relief was stopped but not in all cases. The Poor Rate payers elected a Board of Guardians to oversee each Size: KB. Sussex Quarter Sessions This page summarises records created by this Organisation The summary includes a brief description of the collection(s) (usually including the covering dates of the collection), the name of the archive where they are held, and reference information to help you find the collection. The Quarter Sessions records in West Sussex did not start to accumulate until a separate Clerk of the Peace was appointed in In each County Council formed a County Records Committee which took over the responsibility of the care of its own Quarter Sessions and County Council archives.
The earliest surviving Order Book for the Quarter Sessions for Dorset is now housed in the Dorset History Centre in Dorchester. It consists of a manuscript book of sheets closely written on both sides, in which the Clerk of the Peace recorded 5/5(1). Sussex Quarter Sessions: Hesther Lunn: Hesther Lunn, one of convicts transported on the Indispensible, October Stafford Assizes: Joseph Lynch ** community contributed record ** Ireland, Down: Sarah Lynchey: Sarah Lynchey, one of convicts transported on the Mary, 13 April Isle of Man. Castle Rushen Gaol Delivery: John Lysaught. : A History of the County of Sussex : Littlehampton and district: Arundel Rape (south-eastern part) (Victoria County History) (): Lewis, C. P.: BooksAuthor: C. P. Lewis. West Sussex Manorial Records 14thth centuries microfiche cabinets. Electoral Registers for West Sussex Quarter Sessions Order Books Marriage licence registers, bonds, affidavits for West and East Sussex cc Some Newspapers, including Sussex Weekly Advertiser & Lewes Journal West Sussex Gazette
This is a list of settlements in West Sussex by population based on the results of the next United Kingdom census will take place in In , there were 20 built-up area subdivisions with 5, or more inhabitants in West Sussex, shown in the table below. Dorset quarter sessions order book, a calendar. Terry Hearing, Sarah Bridges, Great Britain. Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace (Dorset), Dorset Record Society. Dorset Record Society, - Reference - pages. 0 Reviews. What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Sessions Courts [edit | edit source] Quarter Session Courts [edit | edit source] Main article: England Quarter Session Records From the 16th century on, and in some cases from the 13th century, Quarter Session courts dealt with many issues, including crime, land, licensing, oaths of denization, militia, county rates, roads and bridges, taxes, religion, social welfare, lunatics, and . Hereford Quarter Sessions for a term of 7 years on 30 December Ticket of Leave “John Fryer, one of convicts transported on the Bangalore, 28 March ” Convicted at Kent. Maidstone Quarter Sessions for a term of 10 years on 18 October Conditional Pardon.