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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

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