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Charles Buck Theological Dictionary
Officers chosen yearly, either by the consent of the minister, or of the parishioners, or of both. Their business is to look to the church, church-yard, and to observe the behaviour of the parishioners; to levy a shilling forfeiture on all such as do not go to church on Sundays, and to keep persons orderly in church- time, &c.
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Buck, Charles. Entry for 'Church-Wardens'. Charles Buck Theological Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/cbd/c/church-wardens.html. 1802.
the Seventh Sunday after Easter