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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

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
  ditto17
  ditto22
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
  ditto46
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
Evans's46
Evenden, John23
Evenden, Thomas6
  ditto11
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