John Harrison Yallop's account book: expenses, showing upkeep of imprisoned debtor

John Harrison Yallop's account book: expenses, showing upkeep of imprisoned debtor
  • Title: John Harrison Yallop's account book: entries relating to Nathaniel Bolingbroke

  • Date : 1795-1803

  • Description :

    Yallop was an important money lender in Norwich.  His debtors included his brother-in-law Nathaniel Bolingbroke. 

    When debtors were imprisoned at the suit of a money lender, that creditor was responsible for paying their upkeep.  This page of expenses shows Yallop paying for the upkeep of an unnamed imprisoned debtor.

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