Bastardy order

Scope and Content

Joseph Simmonds is adjudged to be the reputed father of the illegitimate male child of Elizabeth Haynes. He is ordered to pay 14s.6d. towards the cost already incurred for maintenance of the child with a further 2s.to be paid weekly for its upkeep plus one payment of 7s.6d for administrative costs . Elizabeth Haynes is to contribute 1s. per week.