Revd the Minister of Stockleigh Pomeroy

Chanter 232A, 163

  1. Residence, curate and lecturer: I reside personally upon my Cure, & in my Parsonage House.

  2. Other benefices: I have another Benefice, the Vicarage of Bp's Nymet near S. Molton.

  3. Divine service at other churches: I perform Divine Service at no Church besides my own, excepting by way of occasional assistence to any Neighbouring Clergyman.

  4. Frequency of divine service: Divine Service is performed in my Church, twice on the Lords Day, with a Sermon in the Morning & in the Evening, during the Summer, & in Part of the Winter.

  5. Frequency of communion: The Sacrament is administerd 5 times in the year & the Number of Communicants at Easter is about 30 or 35.

  6. Catechising of children: I catechise the Youth of my Parish in Autumn.

  7. Church fabric: My Church & Chancel is in good Repair & my Church yard well kept & there are all things decent for Divine Service.

  8. Glebe terrier: A Terrier of the Glebe Lands, Houses, &c was formerly lodgd in the Registry.

  9. Number of families: The Number of Families in my Parish is about 35.

  10. Chapels: There is no Chapel within my Parish.

  11. Papists, dissenters and meeting houses: There are no reputed Papists, or Meeting-Houses in my Parish.

  12. School, alms-houses, hospital and charitable endowments: There is a Private School in this Parish & a Poor House; but no charitable Endowment.

  13. Charity: Some Benefactions (but no Lands or Tenements) hath been left for charitable uses, & are well applied.

    Priest's orders and institution: The Date of my Collation is Novr 1755 & of my Priests orders, Decr 1733. Wm Hole

    A Letter will best find me, directed to me at Stockleigh, near Crediton