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East Sussex Window and House Tax Assessments 1747 by Roger Davey
published by Sussex Record Society in 2006
 
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Content

Preface  
Ashburnham 1
Battle 2
Beckley 3
Bexhill 4
Bodiam 5
Brede 6
Brightling 7
Burwash 8
Catsfield 9
Chiddingly 10
Crowhurst 11
Dallington 12
Etchingham 13
Ewhurst 14
Fairlight 15
Fletching 16
East Grinstead 17
Guestling 18
East Guldeford 19
[Hastings] Castle 20
Heathfield 21
Herstmonceux 22
Hollington 23
Hooe 24
Icklesham 25
Iden 26
Lindfield 27
Mayfield 28
Mountfield 29
Ninfield 30
Ore 31
Peasmarsh 32
Penhurst 33
Pett 34
Playden 35
Salehurst 36
Sedlescombe 37
Ticehurst 38
Udimore 39
Wadhurst 40
Waldron 41
Warbleton 42
Wartling 43
Westfield 44
Whatlington 45
Withyham 46


 
No. of Lights£s.d.
BATTLE
 
(sums for houses with ten or more windows include 2s 0d for House Tax; 2s 0d assessments are for House Tax only)
 
 Asby, John 9 20
 Allen, Walter 12 80
 Alterton, William 14 90
 Ashenden, James 9 20
 Ashmore, - 9 20
 Bartholomew, - 9 20
 Blunden, - 12 80
 Baker, William 19 163
 Bets, widow 9 20
 Blackman, David 14 90
 Brann, Richard 9 20
 Blackman, Joseph 14 90
 Beney, William 14 90
 Beney, Samuel)    
 Hammond, Mr)9 20
 Beney, Peter 9 20
 Bold, William 12 80
 Body, Obediah 14 90
 Birch, William 12 80
 Blackman, Philip 14 90
 Cramp, William, Telham 9 20
 Cuthbert, Joseph 9 20
 Chubb, John 9 20
 Cheesman, John 13 86
 Croft, John 9 20
 Cheesman, -, staymaker 8 20
 Crouch, Nathaniel 14 90
 Collins, William 13 86
 Cornford, Josiah 17 149
 Coldgate, widow 14 90
 Cornfords, Mount 9 20
 Cornfords, suc. West 11 76
 Doust, Isaac 9 20
 Davis, William 9 20
 Duke, William, jr 18 156
 Eldridge, Nicholas 17 149
 Eldridge, John)    
 Osborn, Mrs)9 20
 Easton, Samuel, Allens 9 20
 Easton, William, Whatlington 19 163
 Eldridge, Richard, Nether. 19 163
 Elliott, Thomas 9 20
 Eversfield, Thomas 19 163
 Easton, widow 9 20
 Gibbs, William 10 70
 Gillmore, William 9 20
 Grant, Joseph 9 20
  late Glyds - empty - --
  late Mrs Forsters - empty - --
 Godwin, John, sr 9 20
 Godwin, John, jr 26180
 Gillmore, widow 13 86
 Griffen, John 9 20
 Hooper, Stephen, sr 9 20
 Hooper, Stephen, jr 9 20
 Hously, Thomas 9 20
 Hart, William 14 90
 Hobbs, Mary 14 90
 Hammond, madam 17 149
 Housley, John, jr 9 20
 Hay, Richard, esq 291110
 Hammond, John 19 163
 Hammond, widow 9 20
 Hammond, John, other house 11 76
 Jewhurst, John 14 90
 Jarret, Thomas 14 90
 Ingram, widow 14 90
 Jarret, William 14 90
 Jeffry, John 14 90
 Kellet, Thomas 13 86
 Leonard, -, Eldridge 9 20
 Lawrence, George 13 86
 Longley, Thomas 9 20
 Lulham, John 14 90
 Leonard, -, Foxhol 9 20
 Lynn, Thomas 16 140
 Mitchell, Daniel 9 20
 Morfey, William 8 20
 Mepham, William 9 20
 Medhurst, Thomas, Idens 9 20
 Pufield, John, Mr Mayo 7 20
 Markwick, madam 14 90
 Moir, David 13 86
 Mayo, John 17 149
 Nairn, Rev Richard 291110
 Peters, Robert 19 163
 Pantry, Henry 8 20
 Porter, - 6 20
 Plumer, John 14 90
 Philcox, Thomas 16 140
 Noakes, Thomas 13 86
 Philcox, James 13 86
  ditto, and for late Crouches 14 90
 Phipps, Samuel 9 20
 Quaife, widow 19 163
 Pimm, John 13 86
 Pimm, - jr 9 20
 Phillips, John 9 20
 Pettit, Stephen, sr 14 90
 Pain, John, Kemhide 9 20
 Purfield, Thomas 18 156
 Palmer, William & Nicholas 9 20
 Owen, Mr 9 20
 Rutley, Samuel 14 90
 Reeve, -, Brickkiln 9 20
 Russell, John, Lake 18 156
 Russell, -, Branshill 9 20
 Reeve, Alexander 9 20
 Roades, James 13 86
 Selms, Solomon 13 86
 Smith, Edward, Level 9 20
 Sharp, Thomas 8 20
 Smersall, Samuel 19 163
 Thorpe, Richard, Beach 14 90
 Slatter, Thomas 24160
 Skeek, John 9 20
 Scarderfield, widow 9 20
 Sergent, Walter 9 20
 Smith, Edward, Lake 9 20
 Sinden, William 9 20
 Sinnock, William 13 86
 Smith, James 17 149
 Sone, John, Beach 19 163
 Slatter, William 14 90
 Ticehurst, James 13 86
 Thorpe, widow 14 90
 Thorpe, John 16 140
 Tilden, George 331150
 Smith, Christopher 12 80
 Taylor, William 19 163
 Baker, William, (Crossed through: Supervisor, Kitchen) 9 20
 Upton, William, Telham 9 20
 Weller, William 16 140
 Worge, George 291110
 Wyborn, William 14 90
 Weaver, William 12 80
 Young, Doctor 27190
 Watson, Thomas 13 86
 Wilks, John 13 86
 Walker, William 7 20
 Weston, William 8 20
 Vidler, Richard 9 20
 Webster, Sir Thomas, bart 753170
 Watts, widow 21130
 Beadle, John 14 90
 Streater, Elizabeth 8 20
 Piper, Jesse 19 163
 
TOTAL60196
Assessors & Collectors:
 
Philip Blackman, John Godwin
 
 
Index -
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y

Eade, John, poor27
Earle, John17
Eason, John41
Eason, Richard 4
East, Richard27
Eastland, John1
Eastland, Richard1
Easton, John25
Easton, Samuel, Allens2
Easton, Thomas18
Easton, widow2
Easton, William, Whatlington2
Eastwood, James28
Eastwood, John28
Eastwood, John, for Esq Baker's28
Eastwood, Thomas28
Eastwood, William, Tersses8
Eaton, widow, poor8
Edmuns, John, off4
Edward Down's46
Edward Jenners46
Edward Tapsels or occupier46
Edwards, Ann17
Edwards, Henry22
Edwards, John17
  ditto17
  ditto22
Edwards, John, for Friends or occupier46
Edwards, John, for Geo Edwards or occupier46
Edwards, John, for Gosling41
Edwards, John, for Staces or occupier46
Edwards, John, for the house he dwells in46
Edwards, Mr John28
Edwards, Mr, or21
Edwards, widow, poor8
Edwards, William, jr46
Egles, Mr40
Eldridge, John2
Eldridge, John, and22
Eldridge, Nicholas2
Eldridge, Richard, Nether.2
Elfick, Robert4
Eliott, John40
Elitt, John37
Ellery, John17
Elliot, Alexander42
Elliott, Joseph, poor8
Elliott, Thomas2
Ellis, Anthony17
  ditto46
Ellis, Henry, for John Plumers House10
Ellis, John1
Ellis, Mr John8
Ellis, Mr William8
Ellis, Mrs & Norden, Mr8
Ellis, Samuel, for his house33
Elliss, Henry10
Elmore, John17
Elphick, John , jr10
Elphick, John, sr10
Elphick, Samuel22
Elphick, Thomas10
Elphick, William, late Breach8
Elphicks & Tanners8
Elvy, John17
Elyett, Thomas38
Elyot, Henry38
Elyot, John38
English, Matthew44
English, Richard31
Esqires, Alexander (Land Tax: `Squier')38
Evans's46
Evenden, John23
Evenden, Thomas6
  ditto11
Evenden, widow22
Everden, Thomas42
Everest, Edward46
Everest, John46
Everest, William17
Everist, Thomas, poor27
Evernden, John42
Evernden, widow, or12
Everris, Edward40
Eversfield, Sir Charles, bart, for his house and lights (empty)20
Eversfield, Sir Charles, for the shepard house23
Eversfield, Thomas2
Exoll, Isaac3
Eyles, Anthony, Hoods Corner12