Residents of Sherington who took the Oaths of Allegiance to King George in 1723 - 1724
"These are to certify whom it may concern, that at the General Seffions of the Peace, held in and for the County of Bucks by adjournment out off Aylesbury the Eleventh day of December in the Fourth Year of the Reign of our Sovereign Lord King GEORGE, &c. etc. etc."
This oath of allegiance, was restricted to all persons over 18 years of age who held freehold, copyhold or leasehold lands within the County (parish in this case).
Margaret Adams widow N/A Robert Babbington X Robert Adams Lit Anne Barton Wid X Jonathan Brittaine Lit Daniel Broughton Lit John Chibnall Lit Thomas Course X John Field X John Glover Lit Francis Goodridge X Edward Hooton Lit John Hooton X Edward Joyce X Sarah Leaper Wid X Richard Leapidge Lit Christopher Low Lit William Lucas Lit John Marshall Lit Thomas Millington Lit Thomas Newman X John Odell Lit William Osborne X Robert Perry X John Phipps Lit Thomas Richards X John Robinson X Robert Rogers Lit John Sharman Lit Alice Smith X John Thompson X Thomas Umney Lit Richard Umney N/A John Umney X
Quakers who took this oath of allegiance, 1723 - 1724.
Henry Clare X John Clare X Thomas Coales (senior) Lit William Coales Lit Thomas Marshall (senior) Lit
There were no Catholic residents of Sherington listed, amongst the documents checked. 1717 - 1748.
Key. X..........Illiterate Lit........Could read or write Widr.. ..Widower N?A.....Not known. (?)........Query, maybe not decipherable. OTP.....Of this parish Wits.....Witnesses By........Officiating minister.
(From Bucks FHS Records, 19. 1. 2003, NA.)