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Norfolk: Ashill - 1799-1800 - Land Tax

This tax was based on the value of property etc. and paid by the owner or (sometimes) occupier according to their agreement. It started in 1692 and valuations are based on those done at this date.

For more information on these records see the Land Tax Assessments page.

This Norfolk Record Office document [with the reference C/SCD 2/32/16 1800 and also on microform] is one of the Norfolk Quarter Sessions Land Tax Assessments which are arranged by divisions this one being in Wayland Hundred.

Other accounts available

- Churchwardens' Accounts -
Rates 1824-26
Payments 1795-99 1801-04
- Overseers' Accounts -
Fuel distribution Charity handout
in 1787 of Coal
in 1790s of Turf
- Charities for the Poor -
Z(achary). Clark book 1811
- Land Tax Accounts -
Payments 1799-1800
- Land Valuation -
Assessment 1816

[Transcription copyright © Mike Bristow]

From 1798 a printed form was used which contained the following.

The original document had the following headings spelt out in full. They have been contracted to allow for a clearer display.

Norfolk to Wit
For the Parish of Ashill

An Assessment for one Year, from the 5th April, 1799, to the 5th April, 1800, made in pursuance of an Act passed in the 38th Year of the Reign of his Majesty George the Third, for granting an Aid to His Majesty, by a LAND TAX to be raised in Great Britain, for the Service of the Year 1798, and made perpetual by another Act passed in the 38th Year of the Reign of his said Majesty and also in pursuance of another Act passed in the 39th Year of the Reign of his said Majesty's Reign, for continuing and granting to his Majesty a Duty on Pensions, Offices, and Personal Estate, &c. for the Service of the Year 1800.

Exon Not Exon
Names of Proprietors Occupiers Value
£.s Value
£.s Est
Coke Thomas EsqrRobt Whiteman115.1023.
Crows James EsqrJohn Leggatt51.1010.  610.
    DoHenry Oldfield34.10
Dun Sarah    Do  5.10  1.
Hicks John EsqrRobert Mallows27.  0  5.
Jary RobertJary Robert15.10  3.
Leggatt John SeniorLeggatt John  4.  016.
Micklethwayte -- EsqrJames Ward11.  0  2.
Mallows Robert SeniorMallows Robert Senior  4.1018.
Mallows Robert JuniorMallows Robert Junior  9.  0  1.16------
Oldfield HenryOldfield Henry45.10  9.
Petre Honbl Right LordRoger Jary73.1014.1414.
    DoRobt Miller37.10  6.
    DoJames Bennett31.10  6.
    DoJohn Towler31.  0  6.
Herrold RachalRobert Gathergood  1.  0  0.
Ripper AnnRobert Cock  2.  0  0.
Scott the RevdJames Bartlett  3.  5
Smith JamesSmith James51.1510.  7------
    DoMallows --23.10  4.14------
Tompson J SJames Tompson  1.  0  0.
Watts J. S. the RevdThe Revd J. S. Watts72.1014.1014.
Willet ThomasJohn Bale12.10
West John    Do  1.  0  0.
Woods CharlesWilliam Daisley  2.  0  0.
Bratfield? BenjnBratfield? Benj  1.  0  0.
Birch J. R. EsqrWilliam Curtise  4.10
Chute William EsqrHenry Mason24.  0
    DoGenl White  4.  0
Dashwood J.R. EsqrRobert Miller  6.  0  1.
Fuller SamuellRobert Phenn?  3.10
Hunt CharlesCharles Hunt  9.10
Keddall RobertRobert Phenn  1.  0  0.
Knopwood RobertKnopwood Robert  7.  0  1.
Percivall ThomasPercivall Thomas  3.  0
Spinks BenjnCharles Lavey?  2.10
White GenlCharles Hunt  7.  0  1.

13 June 1800 Allowed
Robt Rolfe
H S Robinson

[End of Document]


See also the Ashill parish page.

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July 2009