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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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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.
(Sums for houses with ten or more windows include 2s 0d for House Tax; 2s 0d assessments are for House Tax only)
 Fuller, John, Esq 58300
 Burrell, The Rev Mr 341160
 Fuller, Mr Stephen 43250
 Newington, Mr Samuel 331150
 Atkins, Mr John 19 163
 Little, Mr James 19 163
 Wood, William 19 163
 Pelling, Joseph 18 156
 Westone, William 18 156
 Baker, William 18 156
 Cruttenden, Joseph 18 156
 Freeman, Thomas 16 140
 Wickham, William 15 133
 Attwood, John 14 90
 Venice, John 14 90
 Sandhurst, Peter 11 76
 Bills, widow 11 76
Houses with less than 10 lights
 Freeman, Thomas   20
 Stace, William   20
 Sandhurst, Samuel   20
 Craft, Edward   20
 Basby, Farn.    20
 Pont, John   20
 Relf, John   20
 Allen, George   20
 Crouch, William   20
 Dann, John   20
 Lawrance, Edward   20
 Cleaver, Samuel   20
 Bus, Thomas   20
 Backer, John   20
 Axell, Isaac   20
 Bus, Edward   20
 Venice, Isaac   20
 Chins, Thomas   20
 Axell, John   20
 Bourn, Thomas   20
 Dray, John   20
 Whaterus, Thomas   20
 Nash, Robert   20
 Wicks, Thomas   20
 Cruttenden, Sarah   20
 Morris, Edward   20
 Russell, widow   20
 Holman, Robert   20
 Noaks, Thomas   20
 Dunke, John   20
 Jarvice, Thomas   20
 Axell, Richard   20
 Relf, William   20
 Craft, John   20
 Freeman, John   20
 Tippet, James   20
 Tippet, John   20
Collectors & Assessors:
William Wickham, Edward French
Appealed off August 11 1747:
Crouch, William 2s. 0d.
Allen, George 2s.0d.
Index -

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
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
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
Evenden, John23
Evenden, Thomas6
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