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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 -

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
Reed, Thomas22
Reed, William14
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
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
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
Russell, John, Lake2
Russell, Mrs28
Russell, Roger15
Russell, Stephen40
Russell, Thomas3
Russell, widow7
Russell, William3
Russill, Nicholas4
Rutley, Samuel2
Rutly, John13
Rutly, Samuel37
Rynolds, William27