AbbreviationsMeaning / Name
A
Aadmitted
AASt Anne & St Agnes
AbrAbraham
A/caccount
admadmitted
AIapprenticeship indenture
AlexAlexander
AlfAlfred
AndrAndrew
AnthAnthony
app(r)apprentice(ship)
ARat his (her) own request
B
b or bachbachelor
BBastard
BBBastardy bond
BenjBenjamin
BIBond of indemnity
BotBotolph
BPSt Benet
BXBastardy examination
C
cchild
CCasualty
CathCatherine
ChasCharles
chchildren
citcitizen (freeman of London)
CrippCripplegate
D
ddied
Ddischarged
daudaughter
decddeceased
dhdied in the house
DHdischarged himself (herself)
disdischarged
DORdischarged at his (her) own request
E
EdwEdward
ElizElizabeth
EsthEsther
exexamination
F
FFoundling
famfamily
frfrom
FredFrederick
G
GHgone to the Hospital
GeoGeorge
GSgone to service
H
hhusband
Hhousewifery
HHospital
HanHannah
HShired servant (to)
HShousehold servant
hsehouse
HWhousehold work
HyHenry
HYShired yearly servant (to)
I
indindenture
J
JasJames
JnJohn
JosJoseph
Jrjunior
JZSt John Zachary
K
KathKatherine
L
lablabourer
LibLiberty
M
MatMathew
MGSt Martin le Grand
MgtMargaret
mosmonths
MSPMilitia Substitution Paper
MyMary
N
NathNathaniel
NichNicholas
npno parents
NTBFNot to be found
O
occoccupied
ORat own request
otpof this parish
o/wotherwise
P
PPSt Peter
precprecinct
R
Rrun away
readmreadmitted
recdrecieved
rectreceipt
RHreturned from the Hospital
RicRichard
RORemoval Order
RobRobert
S
SamSamuel
SarSarah
SCSettlement Certificate
sdsaid
servservant
settsettlement
SHsent to Hospital
sigsigned
spspinster
Srsenior
StephStephen
SusSusan(na)
S'warkSouthwark
SXsettlement examination
T
T.H.M.Tower Hamlets Militia
ThoThomas
TimTimothy
TOtaken out
tpthis parish
V
victvictualler
VRORemoval order of a vagrant / vagabond
W
wwife
W'chapelWhitechapel
WHworkhouse
widwidow(er)
witwitness(es)
wkwell known (or 'several' or 'many' times in the house)
WLwithout leave
WmWilliam
WOwent out of (the) house
W.R.L.Royal West Regiment of London Militia
X
(X)mark of
Y
yyears
YHSyearly hired servant (to)
YSyearly servant (to)