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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.
BURWASH
 
(Sums for houses with ten or more windows include 2s 0d for House Tax; 2s 0d assessments are for House Tax only)
 
 Austen, Mr Clement 14 90
 Allen, Thomas, empty -   
 Austen, Thomas 19 163
 Adams, William 9 20
 Akehurst, Thomas 8   
 Butler, Mrs (heirs of) 25170
 Blunden, Thomas 13 86
 Busbridge, Mr Robert 18 156
 Brook, Mr James 18 156
 Button, Richard 8   
 Balcomb, William 8 20
 Basden, Richard 9 20
 Burgess, Mrs Sarah 13 86
 Basden, William 9 20
 Beney, John 9   
 Blackfoot, William 9   
 Balcomb, John, sr 9 20
 Balcomb, John, jr 9 20
 Bayly, John 13 86
 Constable, Mr John 26180
 Coney, Mr John 25170
 Carter, Mr John 281100
 Cruttenden, Mr John, Tott 19 163
 Cruttenden, Mrs Elizabeth 21130
 Cruttenden, Mr Nicholas 22140
 Collens, Thomas, poor 9   
 Buss, Thomas, poor 9 20
*Chambers, Mr Robert L, late Budden 13 86
 Corns, William 9 20
 Christian, John 9 20
 Cruttenden, Mr John, Fontridge 19 163
  ditto, for Grantwisel 13 86
  ditto, for Fishers 13 86
 Cruttenden, Joseph 9 20
 Cross, Richard 9 20
 Collens, David 14 90
 Carly, William 13 86
 Chantler, Stephen, Crowhurst Bridge House 9   
 Cox, Toby 9 20
 Climpson, George 9   
 Collens -, Watkins Down House 8   
 Constable, Mrs 42240
 Dyke, Mrs Ann 9   
 Dadswell, Thomas 17 149
 Dunk, Robert 9 20
 Deer, Mr Edward 12 80
 Dann, Thomas, jr 9 20
 Dann, William 9 20
 Ellis, Mrs & Norden, Mr 17 149
 Eaton, widow, poor 8   
 Ellis, Mr William 23150
 Ellis, Mr John 14 90
 Eastwood, William, Tersses 9   
 Elphick, William, late Breach 9 20
 Foster, Thomas, sr 14 90
 Furner, Samuel 13 86
 Fuller, James 9 20
 Fox, John 14 90
 French, Thomas, poor 8   
 Freebody, Mr John 14 90
 Foster, Thomas, jr 9 20
 Fox, Thomas 9 20
 Farnden, Mrs 9 20
 Fuller, John 9   
 Funnel, William, Halton House 9   
 Ford, Thomas, Woodknowle 9   
 Furner, widow, late Mrs Toke empty -    
 Ford, John 14 90
 Gouldsmith, Mr Henry 25170
 Grove, widow, part of the Parsonage, poor 6   
 Hoggins, John & Gellet, George, Brickhouse, poor 9   
 Giles, Stephen, poor 9   
 Grinfield, John 14 90
 Gatland, John, poor 6   
 Gibbs, John 9 20
 Gellet, Thomas, jr 7 20
 Gunter, John 9 20
 Hussey, Mr Thomas 502120
 Hepden, Mr Goddard 301120
 Humphry, Peter 14 90
 Hickes, Mr Thomas 19 163
 Hills, Thomas (widow of) 12 80
 Holman, Abraham 9 20
 Hilder, Mr Thomas 14 90
 Hickes, Mr Richard 19 163
 Holman, widow 12 80
 Hyland, Anthony 9 20
 Holman, Isaac 9 20
 Hook, Richard 8 20
 Hoggins, Thomas, forge House, poor 9   
 Holman, William 9 20
 Highwood, Mr Thomas 9 20
 Hickes, Mr Richard, late Marten's empty -    
 Jordan, Mr George 38 20
 Jenkin, Mr Charles 22140
 Inskipp, John 13 86
 Knight, William, Poundsford House 14 90
 King, Thomas 9 20
 Kenward, Nicholas 14 90
 Lulham, Richard 9 20
 Lawrence, Edward, poor 9   
 Morfee, William, part of the Parsonage, poor 8   
 Marten, William, at the Green 9 20
 Mitten, Joseph (`To D Collins'), Scotsham 9 20
 Mayo, Mr William 13 86
 Mepham, Richard 9 20
 Mugridge, widow, late Vennel 9 20
 Monk, Henry, sr 9 20
 Mugridge, widow 9 20
 Noaks, Mr Robert 20120
 Noaks, Thomas, Mottenden, poor 9   
 Noaks, James 8   
 Noaks, Laurence, poor 9   
 Paine, William, Bowmans, poor 9   
 Polhill, Mr William 291110
 Paine, Mr, late Mr Dear 18 156
 Parham, Mr, late Mrs Dykes 19 163
 Paine, Mrs Mary 13 86
 Pilbean, Stephen 14 90
 Polhill, Mrs, widow 18 156
 Paine, John 8 20
 Pike, John 9 20
 Pantrey, John 8 20
 Pennel, Stephen, poor 9   
 Parks, Williams 8   
 Pope, Thomas, poor 9   
 Elliott, Joseph, poor 9   
 Monk, Henry, jr, poor 8   
 Keyley, widow, poor 9   
 Wood, widow, poor 9   
 Wood, Harbart, poor 9   
 Burton, widow, poor 8   
 Blackman, Mary, poor 4   
 Saxford, Thomas, jr, poor 6   
 Bowles, Robert, poor 9   
 Martain, Margaret, poor 3   
 Edwards, widow, poor 8   
 Weston, John, poor 9   
 Swain, widow & Sinden, widow, poor 8   
 Tomset, widow &)    
 Boorman, widow, poor )9   
 Crockford, Anthony, poor 8   
 Barden, Thomas, poor 9   
 Bonneck, John, poor 8   
 Hyland, late William, empty 5   
 Hyland, Richard, poor 9   
 Cornwell, William, poor 7   
 Weston, Thomas, poor 4   
 Luck, late William, empty -   
 Cutbeard, Joseph, poor 5   
 Jarret, widow, poor 7   
 Adams, Robert, poor 3   
 Weston, George, poor 8   
 Brook, John, poor 4   
 Blunden, widow, poor 9   
 Gardner, George, poor 7   
 Luck, William, poor 9   
 Gellet, Thomas, sr, poor 7   
 King, William, poor 6   
 Newick, Edward, poor 8   
 Batchelor, Stephen, poor 4   
 Relf, Thomas, poor 9   
 Sweatman, Richard, poor 8   
 Balcomb, Richard, poor 8   
 Barber, John, poor 7   
 Roffey, Edmund 14 90
 Russell, widow 9 20
 Streatfeild, Mr Robert 58300
  ditto, for Frenches 16 140
 Sweatnam, John 9   
 Shadwell, Mr William 291110
 Slout, Mr William, officer of excise 7   
 Skinner, James 9 20
 Skinner, John, sr 8 20
 Skinner, John, jr, Parkmill House 9 20
 Talhurst, Richard, poor 9   
 Taylor, Mr William 27190
 Thorne, Mr Gabriel 44260
 Tilden, Mrs 12 80
 Taylor, John, poor 9   
 Elphicks & Tanners 9   
 Toke, Mrs Ann, late Ann Nepecker 14 90
 Thomson, Thomas, jr 8 20
 Thomson, Thomas, sr 9 20
 Tester, Edward 9 20
 Vine, John, for the Parkhouse 9 20
 Venes, John 19 163
 Wiltshire, Michael 9 20
 Wilkin, Mr, late Bowles 19 163
 Wood, Mr John 18 156
 Wood, John, husbandman, poor 9   
 Walker, Mr Harry 19 163
 Webb, Mr Peter 18 156
  ditto, for Sellers Brook (empty) -   
 Weston, Thomas, Tott 9 20
 Wells, William, poor 9   
 Wood, John, carpenter 9 20
 Woodsell, Henry 8 20
 Waket, John 9 20
 
TOTAL6349
Collectors:
 
Mr Harry Walker, Mr Henry Gouldsmith
 
Assessors:
 
John Ellis, Harry Walker
 
 
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