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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

Fagg, Richard26
Fairall, Thomas37
Fairhall, Edward, poor16
Fairhall, Henry27
Fairhall, John6
Fairhall, John, poor27
Fairhall, Richard17
Fairway, Samuel4
Falconer, Mr Benjamin17
Farley, Henry17
Farmar, Richard24
Farmer, Richard17
Farmer, William27
Farnden, Mrs8
Fenner, Andrew28
Fenner, Thomas28
Ferrers, Mr16
Fetherstone, widow28
Field, Edward38
Field, Richard15
Field, William16
Fielder, John41
Fillcokes, widow4
Filmer, Joseph39
Filpot, John; 32
Finch, John17
Finch, Richard17
Firby, Thomas4
Fisher, John14
Fisher, Mr14
Fisher, Mr John35
Fisher, William3
Fitsall, William25
Fleet, Joseph16
Fleet, Robert16
Fleet, widow16
Fletcher, John17
Flower, Mr, Buckhold12
Flower, Mr, for Spaifords1
Flower, Mr, the Hoards1
Foord, Mr Nicholas22
Foord, Mr William36
for late Glides11
for late Mary Cramps11
Ford, John8
  ditto9
  ditto28
Ford, John, poor16
Ford, Thomas, Woodknowle8
Ford, William16
Forman, Thomas39
Foster, Daniel36
Foster, John, for Mascals house28
Foster, Richard42
  ditto44
Foster, Thomas, his house12
Foster, Thomas, for Redland36
Foster, Thomas, jr8
Foster, Thomas, shoemaker36
Foster, Thomas, sr8
Foster, William6
Foule, Mr40
Foullar, John4
Fox, John8
Fox, Thomas8
Fox, William42
Fr[a]ncis, Mr William40
Frances, John29
Francis, Nicholas17
Franks, William16
Frankwill, Thomas, off4
Frantly, Benjamin43
Freebody, Mr39
Freebody, Mr John8
Freeland, Henry45
Freeland, John3
  ditto3
Freeman, John7
Freeman, Mr Thomas40
Freeman, Richard13
Freeman, Simon, for Mr Downhalls28
Freeman, Thomas7
  ditto7
French, Daniel21
French, Henry26
  ditto26
French, John42
French, John;32
French, Joseph41
French, Mr Jeremiah10
French, Richard10
French, Thomas, poor8
French, William31
French, William,42
Frend, Thomas4
Frewen, Mr Edward36
Friend, Thomas29
Friend, widow, poor30
Frier, Richard18
Fry, John28
Fry, John, smith28
Fry, Thomas, poor28
Fryer, Samuel6
Fuller, James8
Fuller, John8
  ditto13
  ditto29
  ditto41
Fuller, John, Esq7
  ditto21
Fuller, Mr9
  ditto45
Fuller, Mr Stephen7
Fuller, Mrs, for her house28
Fuller, Richard41
Fuller, Robert38
Fuller, Thomas1
  ditto16
Fuller, widow41
Fuller, William32
Funell, Thomas, jr10
Funell, Thomas, sr10
Funell, William10
Funnel, William40
Funnel, William, Halton House8
Funnell, Edward16
Funnell, George16
Funnell, Samuel16
Funnell, Thomas10
Funnell, William16
Furman, William40
Furminger, Samuel6
Furner, Samuel8
Furner, Thomas36
Furner, widow, late Mrs Toke empty8
Furninger, widow6