Peter Bibby 1701

 

Coppull

 

To the right worshipfull his majesties justices of the peace and quorum assembled at a quarter sessions at Wiggan the 13 day of October 1701

 The humble petition of Peter Bibby of Coppull fustian weaver humbly sheweth

 That the petitioner being a poore man and having a wife and foure small children and not able to maintaine them with his labor and to pay his house rent humbly begs that hee may have some monthly or weekly allowance out of the said towne of Coppull to keepe them from begginge and starveinge and the petitioner will ever pray &c

 Referred to ov[ersee]rs

 [LRO QSP 868/7 1701]