Chedzoy
Charities for the poor

Sponsor

Victoria County History

Publication

Author

R W Dunning, C R Elrington (Editors), A P Baggs, M C Siraut

Year published

1992

Supporting documents

Page

251

Citation Show another format:

'Chedzoy: Charities for the poor', A History of the County of Somerset: Volume 6: Andersfield, Cannington, and North Petherton Hundreds (Bridgwater and neighbouring parishes) (1992), pp. 251. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=18659 Date accessed: 01 October 2014.


Highlight

(Min 3 characters)

CHARITIES FOR THE POOR.

Charity Norris (d. 1812) gave £100 the income from which was distributed to about 50 people before 1866. In 1856 Dinah Ritchie provided for a coal or bread distribution and in 1875 Charity Boon and Grace Callow left money to the poor. (fn. 74) The combined income was distributed to the elderly in 1987. (fn. 75)

Footnotes

74 Char. Com. files.
75 Local inf.


<--Previous:
Chedzoy:
Education
Next:-->
Chilton Trinity