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William Caris
Settlement Examination
19th January 1740/41

The Examination of William Caris taken Concerning his Last legal Settlement on the 19th Day of January in the Year of our Lord 1740/1

This Examination upon Oath Saith he was Born at Thur Langton in the county of Leicester that when he war Eleven Years of Age or there abouts he was Bound as an Apprentice to William Caris his father, a Weaver for the Space of Seven Years and Served the Same Accordingly Since which he hath done no Act or thing what so Ever to Gain himself a Legal Settlement Else where and further Saith not

William Caris

Taken before us the Day
and Year above written

W. Hanbury
Langm Rokeby