Records of Chippenham Relating to the Borough: From Its Incorporation by Queen Mary, 1554, to Its Reconstruction by Act of Parliament, 1889. Comprising Extracts from the Minute Books and Registers of Accounts of the Corporation, Together with Copies and References from the Charter, Deeds, and Documents in the Borough Chest
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Page 322 - I AB do solemnly and sincerely, in the Presence of God, profess, testify, and declare, upon the true Faith of a Christian, That I will never exercise any Power, Authority, or Influence which I may possess by virtue of the Office of to injure or weaken the Protestant Church as it is by Law established in England, or to disturb the said Church, or the Bishops and Clergy of the said Church, in the Possession of any Rights or Privileges to which such Church, or the said Bishops and Clergy, are or may...
Page 322 - I, AB, do solemnly and sincerely, in the presence of God, profess, testify, and declare, upon the true faith of a Christian, that I will never exercise any power, authority, or influence, which I may possess by virtue of the office of to injure or weaken the Protestant Church as it is by law established in England, or to disturb the said Church, or the bishops and clergy of the said church, in the possession of any rights or privileges to which such church, or the said bishops and clergy, are or...
Page 288 - In cuius rei testimonium has litteras nostras fieri fecimus Patentes. Teste me ipso apud Westmonasterium decimo nono die Maii Anno Regni nostri Tricesimo sexto.
Page 163 - To the QUEEN'S MOST EXCELLENT MAJESTY. May it please your Majesty, — We, your Majesty's most dutiful and loyal subjects...
Page 178 - TO THE QUEEN'S MOST EXCELLENT MAJESTY MAY IT PLEASE YOUR MAJESTY...
Page 49 - God one thousand sixe hundred thirty and fower and in the tenth yeare of the Raigne of our Soveraigne lord Charles by the Grace of God of England Scotland Fraunee and Ireland King Defender of the Faith &c.
Page 161 - George the fourth, intituled an act for repealing so much of several acts as imposes the necessity of receiving the sacrament of the Lord's supper as a qualification for certain offices and employments...
Page 271 - Hanaper or elsewhere to our use for the same in anywise howsoever to be rendered, paid, or made; although express mention of the true yearly value, or of the certainty of the premises or any of them...
Page 271 - ... ordained, or provided, or any other thing, cause, or matter, whatsoever, in any wise notwithstanding. In witness whereof, we have caused these our letters to be made patent. Witness ourself at Westminster, the 23d day of May, in the seventh year of our reign of England, France, and Ireland, and of Scotland the * * * * Per ipsum Regem.