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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.
MAYFIELD
 
(Sums for houses in Town Quarter with ten or more windows include 2s 0d for House Tax; 2s 0d assessments are for House Tax only)
 
 
Town Quarter
 
 Baker, Michael, esquire, for his house 62340
  ditto, for the Place 25170
  ditto, and for late Drinkers 301120
 Baker, Mr Samuel, for his house 291110
 Baker, Mr George, for Madam Hoopers House 281100
 Maynard, Doctor, for Mr George Baker's 19 163
 Dungate, Mr Richard 19 163
 Hooper, Madam - 20
 Godman, The Rev Mr John, for the vicarridge, empty 30   
 Wood, Mrs, for her house 14 90
 Sands, Mr William, for Gilletts house 13 86
 Read, Mr Alexander, for his house 23150
 Beal, Benjamin, for Mr Shorts house 16 140
 Moon, John, for Mr Sawyers house 19 163
 Batchelor, Henry, for Mr Downhall's 13 86
 Mascall, Thomas, for his house 13 86
 Foster, John, for Mascals house 11 76
 Duke, widow, for Langham's house 17 149
 Fenner, Andrew 17 149
 Igglesden, ?, for Watson house 13 86
 Marchant, John, for his house 14 90
 Sisley, Nicholas, for Claytons 14 90
 Neves, Joseph, for Cramsden 14 90
 Bridger, John, for Pages 13 86
 Fuller, Mrs, for her house 17 149
 Moon, Mr Thomas, for his house 18 156
 Callis, widow, for the Oake 291110
 Baker, Mr Robert 14 90
 Gallett, Henry, for the Pound House 19 163
 Beal, Joseph, for his house 12 80
 Durrant, Mrs 15 113
 Wood, Mrs, for Ellis - 20
 Hoadly, William, for Esq Baker's house - 20
 Westover, William, for late Mr Shorts - 20
 Ovenden, William, for his house - 20
 Jarrett, John, for Mr Rideout's house - 20
 Kent, John, for Esq. Baker's - 20
 Eastwood, John, for Esq Baker's - 20
 Bassett, William, for his house - 20
 Dunmoll, Mrs - 20
 Wilmshurst, Thomas - 20
*Callis, widow, for Miss (sic) - 20
* ditto, for Elderridges - 20
 Chapman, Edward, for Wallis - 20
 Ashdown, Nicholas, for Ashdown's - 20
*Walter, Andrew, for Mr Younge's - 20
 Dann, Thomas, for William Bassetts - 20
 
Very Poor
 
 Hammond, Mrs, for her house 14 90
 Freeman, Simon, for Mr Downhalls 11 76
 Bushnell, Edward, for Watsons 10 70
 Parker, Stephen, sr, relieved 13 86
 Burgess, John, for Mr Young house 11 76
 
Five Ash Quarter
 
(All houses in Five Ash Quarter were additionally charged 2s 0d for House Tax)
 
 Apsley, Esq and)    
 Alchorn, Thomas)68380
 Edwards, Mr John 301100
 Day, Mr Richard 29190
 Fry, John 24140
 Briant, John 14 70
 Gillham, William 14 70
 Moon, Joseph 14 70
 Snatt, Thomas 9   
 Moon, John 12 60
 Hemsly, John 13 66
 Dobble, William 19 143
 Weston, William 14 70
 Wicker, Thomas 9   
 Clark, Samuel 9   
 Ashdown, Nicholas 11 56
 Hoadly, John 9   
 Marchant, William 8   
 Russell, Mrs 18 136
 ? [Duplock], widow 9   
 Eastwood, John 9   
 Stevens, Moses 9   
 Eastwood, James 14 70
 Moor, Roger 14 70
 Piper, Richard 9   
 Moon, Thomas, Croustes 13 66
 Eastwood, Thomas 14 70
 Sanders, Richard 9   
 Briant, John 9   
 Moon, Robert 9   
 Piper, Thomas 9   
 Wood, James 9   
 Gorring, Edward 9   
 Gaston, James 9   
 Burnell, Thomas 8   
 Hook, Richard 14 70
 Paine, Richard 14 70
 Wood, Stephen 19 143
 Coleman, John 9   
 Henly, William 14 140
 Goodman, Edward 9   
 Fetherstone, widow 9   
 Marchant, John 9   
 Fenner, Thomas 9   
 Richardson, James 9   
 Fry, John, smith 9   
 Stephens, Henry 11 56
 Dan, Thomas 9   
 Wallnut, Benjamin 16 120
 Beale, John 9   
 Ford, John 9   
 Duplock, John 9   
 Luff, Richard 9   
 Hyder, William 9   
 Brooker, David 9   
 Marlen, John 9   
 Tester, William 9   
 Jenner, Richard 9   
 Nele, Mr Richard 14 70
 Duplock, Thomas 9   
 ?, John 9   
 Bridger, Robert, poor 9   
 Brooker, Edward, poor 9   
 Moon, William, poor 9   
 Ashdown, William, poor 9   
 Fry, Thomas, poor 9   
 
TOTAL49126
Signed by John Marchant, John Fry
 
 
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

Gad, Richard38
Gailer, Joseph42
Gailler, Daniel, or18
Gainsford, Ann17
Gallett, Henry, for the Pound House28
Gansford, Thomas31
Gardner, George, poor8
Gardner, William17
Garfield, widow1
Garret, William46
Garrett, Richard16
Gason, William;32
Gaston, James28
Gaston, William16
Gaston, William, poor16
Gaston, William, for the Hornes41
Gater, Alexander36
Gates, Thomas21
Gatland, John, poor8
Gaynsford, Edward, for Richard Ryes46
Gaynsford, Robert46
Geal, widdow10
Gear, Thomas41
Geel, Richard10
Geer, Dienis24
Geere, Mrs16
Gellet, Thomas, jr8
Gellet, Thomas, sr, poor8
Genge, John30
Gepson, Joseph24
Gibbens, Mr34
Gibbens, William, jr13
Gibbens, William, sr13
Gibbs, Francis, for Mr Naylor lodge22
Gibbs, John8
Gibbs, Thomas23
  ditto38
Gibbs, William2
Gilbart, William17
  ditto24
Gilbert, John3
Giles, Stephen, poor8
Gilfin, Joseph44
Gilham, widow16
Gill, William44
Gillett, Richard38
Gillett, William13
Gillham, William28
Gillmore, widow2
Gillmore, William2
Ginnings, Richard23
Glazier, John, for his house and lights20
Glover, Mr Isaac35
Glyd, Solomon1
Godferry, Alexander (his wife)42
Godfrey, Francis3
Godfrey, Mr32
Godfrey, Samuel36
Godman, the Rev Mr41
Godman, The Rev Mr John, for the vicarridge, empty28
Godwin, John, jr2
Godwin, John, sr2
Golding, John43
Goldsmith, Abraham41
Goldsmith, John41
Goldsmith, John, sr41
Goldsmith, Richard41
Goldsmith, Richard, or occupiers21
Goldsmith, Thomas42
Gooding, Mr, for ye Vickridge4
Goodman, Edward28
Goodman, John21
Goodsal, Henry14
Goodwin, Martha3
Goodwin, Susannah17
Goodwine, Richard4
Goodwyn, William43
Goolsmith, John11
Gorely, John45
Gorham, James42
Gorham, Thomas18
Gorley, Samuel42
Gorreng, William21
Gorrenge, William, or occupiers21
Gorring, Edward28
Gorring, Sarah10
Gorring, Thomas, &16
Gosling, John41
Gotts, madam, for the Furnace3
Goulding, Mr34
Gouldsmith, Mr Henry8
Gourd, Joseph16
Gourd, widow16
Gowar, John4
Gowear, Francis24
Gower, John27
Gower, Samuel10
Gower, widow16
Grace, madam (?)37
Grant, Joseph2
Grant, Mr38
Grant, Mr, for Welshes38
Grant, Richard45
Grant, Robert30
Gray, William13
Grayling, Richard44
Grayling, widow9
Green, -, poor16
Green, Mr Francis17
Gregory, Mary42
Gregory, Richard42
Greyborn, John14
Griffen, John2
Griffen, Thomas25
Grigesby, Thomas15
Grinfield, John8
Gringoo, Edward11
Groombridge, Edward46
Groombridge, Thomas46
Grove, Nicholas29
Grove, Oliver17
Grove, widow, part of the Parsonage, poor8
Grover, Thomas4
Groves, widow40
Guine, John21
Gunner, William41
Gunter, John8
Gunter, Richard27
Gunter, Thomas36
Gur, John, or21
Gurr, John42
Gurr, Thomas42
Gurr, widow42
Gurr, William22
  ditto32
Gutsell, John40
Guy, Benjamin 37
Guy, Mr John45
Gye, Richard10
Gyles, Margaret, her house12
Gyles, Samuel22