DescriptionCopy of the vestry book of Greyabbey Parish Church, County Down, 1789-1823. For example, it is noted that it was 'resolved (in the case of a child left by the mother Mary McQuiod a vagrant at the reputed father's and by his sister laid at the door of James Blair by whose wife it was taken in] that the church wardens be authorised to make provision for the said child until the child can be otherwise provided for and that in the meantime all proper steps should be taken to have the child returned to its mother or other relatives', 31 July 1821.

Typed extracts from this document are included in the calendar of this collection.
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Century18th, 19th
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CommentSome of the information listed from this repository has been extracted from lists available in the archives. The lists were compiled by Public Record Office of Northern Ireland staff and we are grateful for their assistance. It must be remembered that due to time constraints not all items in this repository were examined individually.