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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

Rabson, Mr William38
Radforth, William, Songhurst38
Randall, Richard1
Randoll, Mr Robert, Herrings12
Ranger, George41
Ranger, Thomas41
Ransom, John44
Ranson, James11
Ransum, James4
Ransum, John4
Rapley, Mr Richard, his house12
Raten, Thomas39
Ratten, John43
Rawlinson, Mr16
Read, John10
Read, John, poor27
Read, Mr Alexander, for his house28
Read, Robert27
Read, Thomas36
Read, William10
Read, William, apeers as cottiges40
Realph, Thomas46
Reddy, John17
Reddy, Katherine17
Reed, John31
  ditto37
Reed, Thomas22
Reed, William14
  ditto37
  ditto42
Reeve, -, Brickkiln2
Reeve, Alexander2
Reeve, Elias, off4
Reeve, James, his house12
Reeve, Robert, (10 windows & a hole in the wall)5
Reeves, -16
Reeves, Michael31
Reeves, Mr Thomas38
Reeves, Thomas, poor, cottage31
Reevs, Benjamin21
Relf, John7
Relf, Thomas, poor8
Relf, widow, poor16
Relf, William7
Relfe, John16
Relfe, William40
Reves, Joseph42
Reynolds, William10
Rhodes, Mr34
  ditto34
Richardson, Henry6
Richardson, James28
Richardson, Sary, poor39
Richardsun, Richard37
Rickerds, Samuel43
Rickman, Joseph22
Ridge, Thomas16
Rippington, Jeames10
Riste, George17
Roades, Edward36
Roades, James2
Roades, Mrs36
Roads, Richard21
Roads, Thomas21
Roads, Thomas, or Star, -21
Robards, James17
  ditto17
Robarts, Thomas46
Robbards, George21
Robbards, Thomas21
Robbison, Stephen37
Roberts, Mr Walter42
Roberts, William, esq38
Robins, John42
Robins, Mr38
Rochester, Henry40
Rochester, William40
Rofe, John18
Roff, Thomas16
Roffee, Richard16
Roffey, Edmund8
Rogers, James40
Roggers, John46
Roggers, Robert40
Roofe, Richard31
Rootes, John16
Rootes, Mr Robert, jr16
Rootes, Mr Robert, sr16
Roots, Mr, house, Piltdown, vacant16
Rosam, Mr Robert22
Roser, Edward16
Roser, John, at Scarmes Hill, poor27
Roser, John, at Town, poor27
Roser, William, poor27
Rowland, John, his house12
Rowland, widow16
Rowles, Edward17
Ruibe, Edward25
Rummens, John46
Rusell, Dr, Gent21
Rusell, Mary, poor16
Rusell, widow11
Russel, George36
Russell, -, Branshill2
Russell, Christopher40
Russell, James30
Russell, John37
  ditto44
Russell, John, Lake2
Russell, Mrs28
  ditto38
Russell, Roger15
Russell, Stephen40
Russell, Thomas3
Russell, widow7
  ditto8
Russell, William3
Russill, Nicholas4
Rutley, Samuel2
Rutly, John13
Rutly, Samuel37
Rynolds, William27