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The history of the Fleet marriages

with some account of the wardens of the prison, the parsons, and their registers : to which are added notices of the May Fair, Mint, and Savoy chapels, and numerous extracts from the registers

by John Southerden Burn

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Published by Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fleet Prison (London, England),
  • Marriage records -- England -- London.,
  • Marriage law -- Great Britain.,
  • Marriage licenses -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John Southerden Burn.
    SeriesThe making of modern law, legal treatises 1800-1926, Making of modern law
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Paginationvi, 154 p.
    Number of Pages154
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14012730M

    Join Forgotten Books 1,, books Unlimited reading Dedicated support Small monthly fee Click here to learn more Continue as guest Some pages are restricted Please support our book restoration project by becoming a Forgotten Books member. The Fleet family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between and The most Fleet families were found in the UK in In there were 38 Fleet families living in New York. This was about 58% of all the recorded Fleet's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Fleet families in

    Fleet is a small, scattered village and civil parish in south Dorset, England, situated approximately miles ( km) west of consists of the small settlements of East Fleet, West Fleet, Fleet House, and Fleet Common, all of which are close to the shore of The Fleet, a brackish lagoon behind Chesil name "Fleet" is derived from fleot, Old English for an inlet or estuary. Fleet marriage is a clandestine ceremonial marriage performed in the 17th or 18th century in the Fleet prison in London by a chaplain who had been imprisoned for debt. This is a clandestine ceremonial marriage performed by unscrupulous itinerant clergymen in the area near the Fleet Prison in London. Parliament attempted to stop the practice.

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This is a pre historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process. The Fleet Registers: Comprising The History Of Fleet Marriages, And Some Account Of The Parsons And Marriage-house Keepers, With Extracts From The Savoy Chapels, And An Appendix Relating [Burn, John Southerden] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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The History of the Fleet Marriages: With Some Account of the Wardens of the Prison, the Parsons, and Their Registers, to which are Added Notices of the May Fair, Mint, and Savoy Chapels, and Numerous Extracts from the Registers: Author: John Southerden Burn: Edition: 3: Publisher: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, Original from.

The History of Newgate and the Old Bailey and a Survey of the Fleet Prison and Fleet Marriages, the Marshalsea and Other Old London Jails: With Extensive Remarks on Crime and Punishment in England from Mediaeval Times to the Present Day: Author: William Eden Hooper: Edition: reprint: Publisher: Underwood Press Limited, Original from.

The Fleet was a debtors’ prison, and had many noble and famous inmates during its long history. Various bylaws made prosecution of Fleet clergy impossible, and so the Liberty of the Fleet became the Elvis Chapel of London.

It was possible to walk in off the street and be married legally, at very little cost. To learn more about this sordid subject, consider buying The History of the Fleet Marriages* by Georgian antiquarian John Southerden Burn and also Clandestine Marriage in England, * by.

Principally registers, c (with some indexes, ) and note books,giving particulars The history of the Fleet marriages book clandestine marriages and baptisms performed in the Fleet Prison, at the May Fair Chapel, at King's Bench Prison or within the Mint, as well as entries in the Fleet registers of other ceremonies performed at these places.

Buy Clandestine Marriages in the Chapel and Rules of the Fleet Prison Vol Transcripts of Registers at the Public Record Office: Piece and (Fleet Marriage Registers) by Herber, Mark D.

(ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Mark D. Herber. Full text of "The Fleet sing the history of Fleet marriages, and some account of the parsons and marriage-house keepers, with extracts from the registers: to which are added notices of the May Fair, Mint and Savoy chapels, and an appendix relating to parochial registration.

The Fleet registers. Comprising the history of Fleet marriages, and some account of the parsons and marriage-house keepers, with extracts from the registers: to which are added notices of the May Fair, Mint and Savoy chapels, and an appendix relating to parochial registration.

Marriages are known to have taken place at the Fleet from at leastbut the surviving records start in the late 17th century. Many thousands of marriages per year took place at the Fleet, and by the s the rate of over 6, per annum constituted half the marriages in London and about 1 in 7 of all marriages in England.

The Fleet registers: comprising the history of Fleet marriages, and some account of the parsons and marriage-house keepers, with extracts from the registers: to which are added notices of the May Fair, Mint, and Savoy chapels, and an appendix relating to parochial administration. Marriage Indexes for Family Historians: The Family History Partnership, Herber, Mark.

Clandestine Marriages in the Chapel and Rules of the Fleet PrisonFrancis Boutle, (Transcriptions by Mark Herber of Fleet Marriage Registers are also available on CD from S & N Genealogy Supplies).

As it marks its sesquicentennial, the Registry employs people, registers overbirths, deaths, marriages and changes of name each year, holds over 18 million birth, death and marriage records, conducts some civil marriage ceremonies each year, and processes overcertificates and other customer service products annually.

A register preserved at St James’ records that from to nea marriages were celebrated. The Fleet Prison, located on the east bank of the River Fleet, which claimed to be outside the jurisdiction of the church, was a debtors' prison as early aswhere gaolers levied fees from the prisoners, and habeas corpus was unknown.

Under The Rules of the Fleet. Strangely enough the Fleet Prison was one of the most popular settings for clandestine marriages in the 17 th and 18 th centuries and whereas elsewhere this type of marriage was seen as perfectly reputable, Fleet marriages were often viewed with suspicion.

Rules of Marriages. Ecclesiastic laws governing marriage have changed during England’s history, and during this period (–), marriage within the church came with certain restrictions. Banns required a couple to post an announcement of the intended union for three weeks prior to the marriage.

Among the secret marriages in the Fleet we should not forget Churchill the poet, an abandoned clergyman, and Edward Wortley Montague. Insays Mr. Timbs, a ton's weight of the Fleet register books (between and ) was purchased by Government, and deposited in the Registry Office of the Bishop of London, Godliman Street, Doctors.

Excerpt from The Fleet: Its River, Prison and Marriages This book requires none, except a mere statement of its scheme. Time has wrought such changes in this land of ours, and especially in its vast Metropolis, "The Modern Babylon," that the old land-marks are gradually being effaced - and in a few generations would almost be forgotten, were it not that some one noted2/5(1).

Fleet marriage definition is - a marriage performed during the late 17th and early 18th centuries in or near the Fleet prison in London without public notice, witnesses, or consent of parents. The history of Newgate and the Old Bailey and a survey of the Fleet prison and Fleet marriages, the Marshalsea and other old London jails.

With extensive remarks on crime and punishment in England from mediæval times to the present day. History books The Fishing Fleet: Husband-Hunting in the Raj by Anne de Courcy – review Anne de Courcy's account of women travelling to India to marry provides a .2 days ago  History Marriage in Ireland Maria Luddy and Mary O'Dowd Cambridge University Press, pages, paperback, €; e-book £ Expand.

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