Document ReferencePw2 Hy 1073
TitlePetition of John Hooker, to Anne, Queen of Great Britain France and Ireland; n.d. [c.1711-1714]
Date1711-1714 (c)
Extent2 ff
Content DescriptionAsks to be excused from serving as sheriff of Kent; says that he is 70 years old and has 60 living children and grandchildren; refers to his financial difficulties; says that Sir Francis Head is willing to accept the office.

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Termappointments, local government, sheriff of Kent

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA29916Head; Francis (1670-1716); 2nd Baronet; succ. 1689; offered to accept position as sheriff of Kent1670-1716
NA29915Hooker; John (fl 1645-1714); Mr; requested permission to resign his post as Sheriff of Kentfl 1645-1714
NA18608Anne (1665-1714); Queen of Great Britain and Ireland1665-1714
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