Document ReferenceAN/PB 292/7/55
Titlechurchwarden presentment, Laxton, Newark deanery, 26.4.1598
Date Of Creation26 April 1598
Extent1 f
Content DescriptionChurchwardens and swornmen present the following: one window in the body of the church is broken with the wind, but shall be mended presently; they want [a copy of] the Paraphrases of Erasmus; catechizing is kept within the parish on no more than four or five days in the year, and the vicar Mr Cadman does not give notice [of it]; Thomas Dolphin and Jane his wife do not come to church because they stand excommunicate; Margaret Surflet, daughter of William Surflet, is with child, by whom they have not heard.
Written in another hand at bottom of page: 'R'.
Bound together with other presentment bills from the same series, AN/PB 292/7.
Termbuildings, churches, church repairs
religious artefacts, supplies of
religious observance, catechism
religious observance, church attendance
religious affairs, excommunication
children, illegitimate
sexual conduct

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CodePersonNameDates of Existence
NAI155436Unidentified, or no individual is responsible
NAI155437Cadman, John, -, fl 1587-1603 (of Drayton, Shropshire; vicar of Laxton, Nottinghamshire)
NAI155438Dolphin, Thomas, -, fl 1598 (of Laxton, Nottinghamshire)
NAI155439Dolphin, Jane, Mrs, fl 1598 (wife of Thomas Dolphin of Laxton, Nottinghamshire)
NAI155440Surflet, Margaret, -, fl 1598 (daughter of William Surflet of Laxton, Nottinghamshire)
NAI155441Taylor, Abraham, -, fl 1587-1598 (churchwarden and swornman of Laxton, Nottinghamshire)
NAI155442Taylor, Rowland, -, fl 1598 (churchwarden of Laxton, Nottinghamshire)
NAI155443Nicholson, James, -, fl 1598 (churchwarden of Laxton, Nottinghamshire)
NAI155444Smith, Robert, -, fl 1598 (churchwarden of Laxton, Nottinghamshire)
NAI155445Motley, Richard, -, fl 1597-1598 (churchwarden and swornman of Laxton, Nottinghamshire)
NAI155446Taylor, Thomas, -, fl 1597-1598 (churchwarden and swornman of Laxton, Nottinghamshire)
NAI155447Allen, William, -, fl 1598
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