State papers: Sums collected for the recovery of the Palatinate


8 Aug 1633 Northampton. Mayor and others of Northampton to the council. On information of William Gomeldon, the chief officers of Northampton, among other towns, were ordered to inquire what sums were collected many years since for the recovery of the Palatinate, and what the collector's name. The return was sent up, but another similar order was made on the 3rd inst. They now certify that 30L and some odd money was collected by Richard Wollaston, but the same being no greater a sum the Board would not accept thereof, and the amount was ultimately returned to the contributors under threat of suit. Since which the Attorney General has exhibited a bill against the collector for an account, who has answered, setting forth the names of the contributors with the sums by them contributed.

State papers domestic 1547-1704
8 Aug 1633

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