Bastardy bonds

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  • An agreement whereby the father of a child whose parents were not married consented to pay for its upkeep. It remained in force as long as the child was dependent.

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Bastardy bonds

1742/3, Ann Crome of Coltishall, reputed father James Ives of Coltishall, gent; 1746, Elizabeth Knights of Tharston, male child; 1746/7, Elizabeth Ryall of Tharston, female child, by William Coleman of Bunwell, yeoman; 1748, Marina Driver of Thars...

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