The Law Dictionary

Your Free Online Legal Dictionary • Featuring Black’s Law Dictionary, 2nd Ed.

CASUAL PAUPER Definition & Legal Meaning

Definition & Citations:

A poor person who. in England, applies for relief in a parish other than that of his settlement. The ward in the work-house to which they are admitted is called the “casual ward.”


This article contains general legal information but does not constitute professional legal advice for your particular situation. The Law Dictionary is not a law firm, and this page does not create an attorney-client or legal adviser relationship. If you have specific questions, please consult a qualified attorney licensed in your jurisdiction.