Trentishoe, Deanery of Sherwill

Chanter 225B, 711-712

  1. Population and dissenters: May it please your Lordship.
    There is in my parish of Tentishoe sixteen Families, & not one Dissenter.

  2. Public or charity schools: There is no publick Charity school in my Parish.

  3. Alms-house, hospital or charitable endowment: There is not any Alms-house, Hospital, or other charitable Endowment in my Parish. Neither have any Lands or Tenements been left for the Repair of the Church, or other pious Use.

  4. Residence upon cure: I reside personally upon my Cure, & in my parsonage House.

  5. Curate: I have no Curate.

  6. Divine service at other churches: I do not perform Divine Service in any Church besides my own.

  7. Frequency of divine service: Divine Service is performed by me on Holy Days in my Church, & twice every Lords Day with a Sermon in the Morning.

  8. Frequency of communion: The holy Sacrament of the Lords Supper is administred by me four times a Year, viz: at Easter, Whitsunday, Michaelmas, & Christmas.

  9. Number of communicants: There are about thirty Communicants in my Parish, whereof twenty of them Communicated at Easter last past.

  10. Catechising of children: The Children are catechized in my Church in Lent, & beween Easter & Whitsunday.

  11. Chapels or chapels in ruins: There is not any Chapel within my Parish.

    As Witness my hand this Last Day of June 1744. Morgan Cooke Rector of Trentishoe

    Trentishoe R. Morgan Cooke <Cler:> inst. June 18. 1724.
    Presb. September 21. 1707.
    Geo: Bath & Well.[Explanation]