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Livery Company Membership Guide


Parish Clerks' Company


N.B. For further information on parish clerks, including details of episcopal licensing extracted from diocesan records, see McMurray's biographical collections, Ms 3704/1-2.


FREEDOM REGISTERS:

Ms 4889 1448/9-1521 (Bede roll of Fraternity of St Nicholas, with annual lists of members; must be consulted on MICROFILM)
     
Ms 3705* 1660-1936 (Unindexed)
     
Ms 10942/6* 1668-1943 (Unindexed)
     
Ms 9897 1772-1957 (Indexed to 1930)

ALPHABETICAL LISTS OF FREEMEN:

Ms 10942/5* ca.1450-1940 (Gives year of freedom)

COURT MINUTES:

Ms 3706* 1610-1926 (Extracts only; unindexed)
     
Ms 10915 1917-45 (Unindexed)

* Transcribed/compiled (20th century) from Company records, most of which were destroyed by enemy action in 1940.


Last updated June 2004

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