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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.
WITHYHAM
 
(sums for houses with ten or more windows include 2s 0d for House Tax; 2s 0d assessments are for House Tax only)
 
 
Blackham Side
 
 Spencer, Joseph, jr 19 163
 Harrison, John 18 156
 Hall, John 19 163
 Mills, Mr Thomas, for Long Grange 24160
 Mills, Mr Thomas, for Little Summerford 9 20
 Mills, Mr Thomas, for Piggots 9 20
 Spencer, Joseph, sr, for Waters's 9 20
  more, for Evans's 9 20
  more, for Hale 13 86
 Ovenden, William, for Blackham Court 19 163
  more, for William Goulds 9 20
 Marshall, widow 14 90
 Burfoot, Christopher, or occupier 9 20
 Peerless, John, for Willetts 14 90
  more, for Edward Down's 9 20
  more, for Henry Ryes 9 20
 Moon, John 9 20
 Everest, John 9 20
 Gaynsford, Robert 9 20
 Bartlett, Richard 9 20
 Turley, Edward 9 20
 Langridge, David, or occupier 9 20
 Roggers, John 9 20
 Smith, William 9 20
 Piggot, Henry 9 20
 Langridge, George 9 20
 Sharpe, Richard 9 20
 Crowherst, Robert 9 20
 Treape, William 9 20
 Gaynsford, Edward, for Richard Ryes 9 20
  more, for where Richard Crowherst lives 9 20
 Rummens, John 9 20
 Bull, George, relieved 5s 10 20
 Lockyer, John 14 90
 Everest, Edward 9 20
 Cradock, William, sr 9 20
 Lockyer, John, for Beach Green 9 20
 Saxby, John, for late Chapmans, empty 6   
 Saxby, John, for late Smiths, empty 18   
 Turner, Edward 19 163
  more, for William Webbs 9 20
 Cradock, William, jr 9 20
 
Leigh Green side
 
 Dorset, His Grace the Duke of, for Stoneland Lodge  100520
 Smith, the Rev Mr, for the Parsonage 301120
 Baker, Mr William 19 163
 Baker, Mr William, for the house Akehurst occupies 9 20
 Baker, Mr William, for the house Sweetman & Neve occupies 15 133
 Baker, Mr William, for the Rocks Farme House 281100
 Baker, Mr William, for the house Turner & Inkpin lives in 13 86
 Thorpe, Bartholomew 9 20
 Osborne, Abraham 14 90
 Packham, Edward 9 20
 Pilbeam, William 14 90
 Neve, John 9 20
 Sparrow, Robert 9 20
 Edwards, John, for the house he dwells in 11 76
 Edwards, John, for Friends or occupier 9 20
 Edwards, John, for Staces or occupier 9 20
 Edwards, John, for Geo Edwards or occupier 9 20
 Walter, Richard, or occupier 9 20
 Merchant, Robart, for the house he lives in 9 20
 Merchant, Robart, for where Tasker & Adams live they are two separate dwellings 9 20
 Realph, Thomas 9 20
 Hyder, William 9 20
 Taylor, John 9 20
 Robarts, Thomas 9 20
 Harrad, John 9 20
 Ovenden, James 14 90
 Allen, William 9 20
 Webb, Robert 9 20
 Garret, William 14 90
  more, for where William Andrews lives 9 20
 Hooker, Mr Charles, for Buckhurst 25170
 Crondwell, Robert 14 90
 Cole, Thomas 14 90
 Tanner, Charles 9 20
 Wimset, Nathaniel 9 20
 Willett, Mr Thomas 17 149
 Campfield, Mr, for where Hewit lives 9 20
 Campfield, Mr, for where Lee lives 9 20
 Campfield, Mr, for where Apted lives 5 20
 Constable, Richard 14 90
 Maynard, Thomas 14 90
 Groombridge, Edward 9 20
 Groombridge, Thomas 9 20
 Waghorne, Thomas 19 163
 Waghorne, Thomas, for John Brown's 9 20
 Ellis, Anthony 9 20
 Turner, Philip 18 156
 Turner, Philip, for Nash's 9 20
 Avis, William 14 90
 Bennet, Edward 14 90
 Edwards, William, jr 11 76
 Hills, Robert 9 20
 Turner, Nathaniel 9 20
 The occupier of the house, late Ashdowns 14 90
 Luck, John 14 90
  more, for Edward Jenners 9 20
 Hall, John, for John Jenners 9 20
 Weller, widow 13 86
 Patridge, Mr 16 140
 Avis, John 14 90
  more, for Thomas Groves 9 20
  more, for William Edwards or occupier 9 20
  more, for Edward Tapsels or occupier 9 20
  more, for John Pipers or occupier 9 20
 Neve, Solomon 9 20
 Oliver, Steven 9 20
 
TOTAL35150
Assessors:
 
John Avis & Edward Hards
 
 
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