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The London Clergy Widow Fund

The London Clergy Widow Fund, for the relief of clergyman, and the widows and children of clergymen, in London, Westminster, and Middlesex, Sion College, London Wall, established 1791. During the past year distribution was made to 40 widows or daughters of clergymen of sums varying from 10 to 35, amounting to 825. The average income is about 1,000 per annum, dependent on voluntary contributions for about 400.

During the past year the income was only 850.

Treasurer, Rev. John Abbiss, M.A., rector of St. Bartholomew.

SOURCE: The Charities of London, by Samuel Low, Jun., London: Sampson Low, Son,
and Marston, Milton House, Ludgate Hill. 1861.