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Bankers, Messrs. Barnett, Hoare, and Co., 62, Lombard Street. Collector, Mr. C. T. HOWSHALL, 34, Margaret Street, Hackney Road.
Office, 20, Red Lion Square.
British and Foreign Anti-Slabery Society.
Formed 1839. OBJECTS :—“The universal extinction of slavery and the slave-trade, and the protection of the rights and interests of the enfranchised population in the British possessions, and of all persons captured as slaves,” INCOME, year ending May 1, 1848
£793 1 1 EXPENDITURE
1306 94 BALANCE due to the Treasurer
229 0 11 Treasurer, GEORGE WILLIAM ALEXANDER, Lombard Street. Secretary, John SCOBLE.
Collector, Thomas BOULTON.
British Anti-State Church Association.
£1,485 10 10 EXPENDITURE
1,431 0 2 BALANCE in hand
115 11 LIABILITIES
Ragged School Union.
Formed 1844. OBJECTS :-" To encourage and assist those who teach in Ragged Schools ; to help such by small grants of money, where advisable ; to collect and diffuse information respecting schools now in existence, and promote the formation of new ones ; to suggest plans for the more efficient management of such schools, and for the instruction of the children of the poor in general ; to visit the various schools occasionally, and observe their progress; to encourage teachers' meetings and bible classes ; and to assist the old, as well as the young, in the study of the word of God." INCOME, from June, 1847, to May 1, 1848
£712 5 2 EXPENDITURE
729 13 3 BALANCE in hand
132 0 10 Treasurer, R. C. L. BEVAN, Esq., Lombard Street. Bankers, Messrs. BARCLAY, Bevan, TRITTOx, and Co., Lombard Street.
Honorary Secretary, Mr. W. LOCKE, 127, Regent Street. Assistant Secretary, Mr. J. G. GENT, 64, Union Street, Clarendon Square.
VOL. XII.FOURTH SERIES,
Aged Ministers' Society.
Formed 1818. OBJECT :-“The relief of aged and infirm protestant dissenting ministers of the presbyterian, independent, and baptist denominations, in England and Wales, accepted and approved in their respective denominations; who, having been settled pastors of congregations, have resigned their office in consequence of incapacity by age or other infirmities.” INCOME
£520 5 10 EXPENDITURE
580 80 CAPITAL, stock yielding about £447 per annom.
Cases relieved last year, 53.
JOHN WILKS, Esą:
Tai idows' fund.
Formed 1733. OBJECT :-“The relief of the necessitous widows and children of protestant dissenting ministers." Income, year ending April 1, 1849
£2,731 15 9 EXPENDITURE
2,634 1 4 BALANCE in hand
869 13 9 FUNDED PROPERTY producing an annual income of £2,300.
Treasurer, STEPHEN OLDING, Esq., Clement's Lane.
Collector, Mr. I. HAILES, 27, Francis Street, Walworth.
Exhibitions during the year to 108 Widows in England at £11 each.
51 Widows in England at £12 each.
43 Widows in Wales at £8 each. Exhibitions
26 Widows in Wales at £9 each. Occasional donations to 17 widows amounting to £95. Of the 163 English Widows, 83 were of the baptist, 60 of the independent, and 9 of the
presbyterian denominations. The denominations of the Welsh widows are not specified.
Founded 1799. OBJECT :-“The benefit of the widows and children of protestant ministers of all denominations who subscribe in conformity with its rules.” INCOME, year ending April 30, 1848
£2,505 17 10 EXPENDITURE
1,078 8 10 STOCK purchased during the year
1,071 2 6 BALANCE in hand
356 6 6 CAPITAL, Stock yielding per annum
757 15 9 Annuitants
26 Number of members
16 Treasurer, W. ALERS HANKEY, Esq., Fenchurch Street.
Secretary, Rev. Join Hunt, Briston Rise, Surrey.
Orphan Working School.
Founded 1760. OBJECT :-"To provide food, clothes, lodging, and education for orphans and such other necessitous children as shall be elected by the subscribers."
Number of children in the institution, 146. INCOME for the year ending Dec. 31, 1848
£6,038 35 EXPENDITURE
6,968 0 8 BALANCE in hand
20 2 Strock and estates yielding annually about
2,000 0 President, John REMINGTON MILLS, Esq.
Treasurer, Thomas MERRIMAN Coombs, Esq.
Matron, Mrs. BAIRD.
Office, 19, Gresham Street,
New Asylum for Enfant Orphans.
Founded 1844. OBJECT :-"To board, clothe, nurse, and educate the infant orphan under eight years of age; and until he shall be eligible to enjoy the aid of those institutions which provide for the fatherless above that age." " It being the design of this charity to receive and bless the fatherless infant, without distinction of sex, place, or religious connexion, it shall be a rule absolute, beyond the control of any future general meeting, or any act of incorporation, that, while the education of the infant family shall be strictly religious and scriptural, no denominational catechism whatever shall be introduced, and that no particular forms whatever shall be imposed on any child, contrary to the religious convictions of the surviving parent or guardian of such child." INCOME, year ending May 31, 1849
£1,691 17 6 EXPENDITURE
1,666 11 11 BALANCE in hand
148 18 1 Stock, 34 per cent, stock
1,30000 Number of orphans
Sub-Treasurer, ANDREW REED, D.D.
John Wilks, Esq.
ROBERT GAMMAN, Esq.
Office, 32, Poultry, London,
London Society Protestant Schools.
£254 99 EXPENDITURE
218 4 11 BALANCE in hand
106 9 10 DIVIDENDS and Rent annually
To which is united,
£214 11 0 EXPENDITORE
191 7 0 Balance in hand
52 18 DIVIDENDS annually
154 12 6 Number of female orphans, 9.
Treasurer, Thomas CHALLIS, Esq., Alderman.
Formed 1829. OBJECT :-" That this society shall be designated the Society for Assisting to Apprentice the Children of Dissenting Ministers of Evangelical Sentiments.'” INCOME, year ending Dec. 31, 1848
£190 13 10 EXPENDITURE
175 7 1 BALANCE in band
39 10 8 Treasurer, T. CHALLIS, Esq., Alderman. Secretaries, C. J. Metcalfe, Esq., Roxton House, St. Neots, Huntingdonshire.
Rev. J. Spong, Mortimer House, Mortimer Road, Kingsland.
In the year, 8 premiums have been granted, amounting to £130.
The Elections are half-yearly.
Established 1808. OBJECT :-“The education of the daughters of missionaries." u That there be provided a comfortable residence, education, board, washing, ordinary medicines, and books; and that the total charge to the parents or guardians shall not exceed £12 per annum for each child under ten years old, and £15 for all above that age ; if clothing be included, £5 per annum extra. The education to be liberal and respectable ; attention to domestic affairs to be taught at a suitable age. The whole to be conducted with a strict regard to utility, habits of economy, and comfort." INCOME, year ending April, 1847
£1489 5 10 EXPENDITURE
1517 18 11 Balance due to the Treasurer'
99 19 1 Treasurer, JOSEPI TRUEMAN, jun., Esq. Secretaries, Mrs. E. Carey; Mrs. FOULGER, Walthamstow.
Collector, Mr. IIine, 22, Montpellier Square, Brompton.
London Missionary Society. INCOME, 1848-49, including £12,129 18s. Id. from the stations
£64,508 3 8 EXPENDITURE
67,238 129 BALANCE in hand
314 10 11 Srock possessed for general and special purposes, about .
24,20970 Treasurer, Sir CULLING EardleY EARDLEY, Bart. Secretaries, Rev. Árthur TIDMAN; Rev. JOSEPH JOHN FREEMAN.
Mission House, Blomfield Street, Finsbury. European missionaries
. 171 Native agents
Wesleyan Missionary Society. BALANCE against the Society from the year 1847
£5,993 6 5 Income, for the year ending Dec. 31, 1848
104,126 19 7 EXPENDITURE
111,492 93 BALANCE due to the treasurers
13,358 16 1 The Treasurers are also under acceptances amounting to
9,843 11 6 Treasurers, Thomas Farmer, Esq., and the Rev. Joan Scott. Secretaries, Rev. Dr. BUNTING, Rev. Dr. BEECHAM, Rev. Dr. ALDER, and
Rev. ELIJAI HOOLE.
290 Chapels and other preaching places
2,302 Missionaries and assistant missionaries
393 Catechists, interpreters, day school teachers, &c.
743 Full and accredited church members
Church Missionary Society.
£94,533 7 4
96,85) 8 4 110,276 12 11
President, the Right Hon. the Earl of CHICHESTER.
Treasurer, John THORNTON, Esq.
Major HECTOR STRAITH.
Mission House, Salisbury Square.
104 European English clergy
118 European Lutheran clergy
7 East-Indian and country-born ordained missionaries
7 European laymen
12 European Female Teachers East Indian and country-born clergymen East-Indian and country-born laymen
21 Native clergy
u Native lay-teachers