Subseries 3 - Documents and correspondence connected with the charges preferred against the Rev. J. Duffus

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AU AU-MTC 033/6-3


Documents and correspondence connected with the charges preferred against the Rev. J. Duffus


  • 1847-05-10 - 1847-05-23 (Creation)

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77 manuscript documents

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Contains letters and statements relating to Rev. Duffus' moral conduct which were used in the 1847 commission. Includes letters written by Broughton stating his intention to establish the commission and correspondence between Duffus and Broughton regarding Duffus' technical objections to the formation and operation of the commission. Includes correspondence between the church wardens and Broughton. Documents the proceedings to determine the final decision upon the case after the commission had reached its con-clusion. Includes statement made by Broughton revoking Duffus' licence to perform ministerial duties in Broughton's diocese.

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Documents which have been assigned a commissary number have been maintained in their original order. Documents without a commissary number have been filed behind these in chronological order.

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