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Norfolk: Hargham

Land Tax: 1800-12

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.


These Norfolk Record Office documents [with the references C/SCD 2/28/17 1800 to C/SCD 2/28/28 1811 and also on microform] are part of the Norfolk Quarter Sessions Land Tax Assessments which are arranged by divisions this one being in Shropham Hundred.

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1800-12 1812-33
 

[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.

1800 Land Tax.

Norfolk to Wit
For the Parish of Hargham

An Assessment for one Year, from the 5th April, 1800, to the 5th April, 1801, 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.

The original had all the following columns:-

A B C D E F G H J K
Exon Not Exon
Names of Proprietors Occupiers Value
£
Rent
£.s.d Value
£
Rent
£.s.d Est
ate
£.s.d
OFF
£.s.d
YEAR
PAY
£.s.d
QTR
PAY
£.s.d

Columns C, D, G & H were blank so have not been included.

Not Exon
Names of Proprietors Occupiers Value
£
Rent
£.s.d YEAR
PAY
£.s.d
QTR
PAY
£.s.d
Mrs Mary Hare for Herself   24.0.0  4.16.0  4.16.0  1.4.0
  Ditto Mattw Bowles   100.0.0  20.0.0  20.0.0  5.0.0
  Ditto Robt Roper   70.0.0  14.0.0  14.0.0  3.10.0
  Ditto Richd Bowles   8.0.0  1.12.0  1.12.0  0.8.0
The Revd Mr Lobb for the Rectory Robt Roper   28.0.0  5.12.0  5.12.0  1.8.0



£  46.0.0£  46.0.0£  11.10.0
 

[Signed] Matthew Bowles - Assessor

[Signed] Seen and allowed all of us
Thos Beevor Junr
___? Franklin
___? Gooch


1801 Land Tax - no changes from 1800.


1802 - [5th/April/1802 to 5th/April/1803]

Not Exon
Names of Proprietors Occupiers Value
£
Rent
£.s.d YEAR
PAY
£.s.d
QTR
PAY
£.s.d
Mrs Mary Hare for Herself   24.0.0  4.16.0  4.16.0  1.4.0
  Ditto Matthew Bowles   100.0.0  20.0.0  20.0.0  5.0.0
  Ditto Stephen Bowles   70.0.0  14.0.0  14.0.0  3.10.0
Thomas Beevor Esqr Richd Bowles   8.0.0  1.12.0  1.12.0  0.8.0
The Revd Wm Lobb for the Rectory Stephen Bowles   28.0.0  5.12.0  5.12.0  1.8.0



£  46.0.0£  46.0.0£  11.10.0
 

1803 Land Tax - No changes from 1802.


1804 Land Tax as 1803 except has "For the Rectory" with no name (see Notes) for a proprietor.


1805 - [5th/April/1805 to 5th/April/1806]

Not Exon
Names of Proprietors Occupiers Value
£
Rent
£.s.d YEAR
PAY
£.s.d
QTR
PAY
£.s.d
Mrs Mary Hare for Herself   24.0.0  4.16.0  4.16.0  1.4.0
  Ditto Matthew Bowles   100.0.0  20.0.0  20.0.0  5.0.0
  Ditto Stephen Bowles   70.0.0  14.0.0  14.0.0  3.10.0
Thomas Beevor Esqr Richd Bowles   8.0.0  1.12.0  1.12.0  0.8.0
The Revd Geo(rge) Beevor for the Rectory Stephen Bowles   28.0.0  5.12.0  5.12.0  1.8.0



£  46.0.0£  46.0.0£  11.10.0
 

Matthew Bowles - Assessor


1806/7/8/9/10 Land Tax - No changes from 1805.


1811 - [5th/April/1811 to 5th/April/1812]

Not Exon
Names of Proprietors Occupiers Value
£
Rent
£.s.d YEAR
PAY
£.s.d
QTR
PAY
£.s.d
Mary Hare for Herself   24.0.0  4.16.0  4.16.0  1.4.0
  Ditto Matthew Bowles   100.0.0  20.0.0  20.0.0  5.0.0
  Ditto Stephen Bowles   70.0.0  14.0.0  14.0.0  3.10.0
Thomas Beevor Esqr Richd Bowles   8.0.0  1.12.0  1.12.0  0.8.0
The Revd R F Elwin for the Rectory Stephen Bowles   28.0.0  5.12.0  5.12.0  1.8.0



£  46.0.0£  46.0.0£  11.10.0
 

Matthew Bowles - Assessor

[Signed]Allowed by :- ___brid_?
___? Hunt
Chas Dunham

[End of Document]


Notes


See also the Hargham parish page.

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December 2015