The Indenture

copy-of-dsc00164.jpg Poverty made an orphan out of Hannah, when her parents handed her over to the church poorhouse because they were unable to maintain her to the age of 10. An ‘Indenture’ was made, on 15 March 1825, between the Churchwardens and the Overseers of the Poor of the Parish of Prees in the county… Continue reading The Indenture