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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

Pack, Thomas40
Packham, Edward46
Packham, Thomas18
Padge, Thomas21
Page, John10
Page, Mrs16
Page, Richard10
  ditto41
Page, William10
Pageham, Thomas44
Pain, John, Kemhide2
Pain, Richard, jr22
Pain, Richard, sr22
Paine, Mrs Mary8
Paine, Charles38
Paine, Edward, for Groombridg's38
Paine, John8
Paine, Mr, late Mr Dear8
Paine, Richard28
Paine, Thomas21
Paine, widow16
Paine, William, Bowmans, poor8
Palmer, William & Nicholas2
Pamer, William40
Pankhurst, Edward18
Pankhurst, John10
  ditto25
Pankhurst, John, for late Inces10
Pankhurst, Nathaniel1
Pankhurst, Thomas21
Pankhurst, widow21
Pantrey, John8
Pantry, -, widow Swiftes house40
Pantry, Henry2
Pardon, James, his house12
Parham, Mr, late Mrs Dykes8
Parker, Abraham16
Parker, Edward42
Parker, Francis27
Parker, Henry27
Parker, John;32
Parker, Mrs22
Parker, Stephen, sr, relieved28
Parker, William31
Parkes, Thomas42
Parks, Joseph24
Parks, Williams8
Parris, Thomas10
  ditto42
Parriss, William10
Parson, Richard27
Parsons, Thomas21
Parsons, William3
Paterson, John, a cottage: poor31
Patey, Mr Thomas40
Patience, John;32
Patience, Samuel;32
Patridge, Mr46
Pattenden, Jeremiah21
Pattenden, John42
Pavey, Thomas40
Pavice, Walter32
Payen, William6
Payn, Richard37
Payne, Edward17
  ditto38
Payne, George17
Payne, John17
  ditto41
Payne, John, Esq17
Payne, Joseph (late), empty17
Payne, Mary17
Payne, Mrs Mary17
Payne, Robert17
Payne, Thomas17
  ditto25
Payne, William17
  ditto17
  ditto17
Paynes, Mrs17
Pearse, Edward4
Pearse, John, poor27
Pearse, Joseph, poor27
Peatus, Thomas37
Peckham, John16
Peckham, Mrs42
Peckham, William, esq36
Peerless, John, for Willetts46
Pellham, James, esq11
Pelling, James, poor27
Pelling, John16
Pelling, John, elder, poor27
Pelling, John, younger, poor27
Pelling, Joseph7
Pennel, Stephen, poor8
Perce, Edward24
Perry, John15
Pery, John18
Pery, Mr34
Pery, William18
Peters, Lind, poor31
Peters, Robert2
Peters, Robert, Ore Place31
Petter, John32
Petter, Mr32
Pettet, Joseph40
Pettit, Stephen, sr2
Pettitt, Thomas31
Philcox, James2
Philcox, Thomas2
Phillips, John2
Phipps, Samuel2
Phips, Richard21
Phunell, Richard38
Pickett, John16
Piddelden, Peter15
Pierce, Stephen16
Pierpoint, Thomas16
Piggot, Henry46
Piggott, Mr (`court 31 : 3')40
Piggott, Sarah17
Pike, Henry27
Pike, John8
Pilbeam, William46
Pilbeame, Thomas27
Pilbean, Stephen8
Pimm, - jr2
Pimm, John2
Pinion, John16
Pinion, Thomas21
Pink, William10
Piper, George, poor11
Piper, Jesse2
Piper, John19
  ditto21
Piper, John, jr21
Piper, Richard28
Piper, Thomas3
  ditto28
Piper, William41
Pipers38
Piree, Mrs [?Pirce]39
Pix, Mrs14
Plaskit, Mr34
Plaw, Henry16
Playdell, Mr John42
Playsted, Cooper40
Playsted, John40
Playsted, late William, empty40
Playsted, Mr William40
Playsted, Samuel40
Playsted, Samuel, Crittalls40
Plum, John4
Plum, Thomas4
Plumer, John2
  ditto44
Plumer, Mrs40
Pocock, Nicholas10
Pocock, Samuel22
Pocock, William, for his house and lights20
Polhill, Mr William8
Polhill, Mrs, widow8
Polhill, Thomas, sr38
Pollard, John, vacant16
Pollhil, John18
Pont, John7
  ditto42
Pooke, Mr John36
Poor, The, in the poorhouse27
Pope, Edward17
Pope, Thomas, poor8
Porter, -2
Potter, Richard17
Powell, John17
Powell, Richard, elder, poor27
Powell, Richard, younger, poor27
Powell, Stephen, poor27
Poyle, Samuel3
Pratt, George40
Pretton, The Rev Mr21
Priar, Richard4
Priar, Samuel4
  ditto4
Price, Thomas21
Prier, James18
Pring, John17
Pritchet, Thomas17
Pryar, William4
Pryor, Sarah17
Puckle, Mr John25
Pufield, John, Mr Mayo2
Purchis, William17
Purfield, Thomas2
Pursglove, Robert22
Pursglove, the widow22
Putland, William17
Puxty, Mr Joseph40
Puxty, Samuel40