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Norfolk: Hargham

Land Tax: 1812-33

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 2/28/19 1812 and also on microform] is one of the Norfolk Quarter Sessions Land Tax Assessments which are arranged by divisions this one being in Shropham Hundred.

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[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 Hargham

An Assessment for one Year, from the 5th April, 1812, to the 5th April, 1813, 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 1812.

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.


1812/13 no changes from 1811 Land Tax


1814 - [5th/April/1814 to 5th/April/1815]

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
Sir Thomas Beevor Bart 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
 

1815 Land Tax - No change from 1814.


1816 - [5th/April/1816 to 5th/April/1817]

Not Exon
Names of Proprietors Occupiers Value
£
Rent
£.s.d YEAR
PAY
£.s.d
QTR
PAY
£.s.d
Sir Thomas Beevor Bart Stephen Bowles   100.0.0  20.0.0  20.0.0  5.0.0
  Ditto William Saunders   70.0.0  14.0.0  14.0.0  3.10.0
  Ditto John Bowles   24.0.0  4.16.0  4.16.0  1.4.0
  Ditto Richard Bowles     8.0.0  1.12.0  1.12.0  0.8.0
The Revd R F Elwin for the Rectory William Saunders   28.0.0  5.12.0  5.12.0  1.8.0



£  46.0.0£  46.0.0£  11.10.0
 

1817/18/19/20 Land Tax - No changes from 1816.

1821 - [5th/April/1821 to 5th/April/1822]

Not Exon
Names of Proprietors Occupiers Value
£
Rent
£.s.d YEAR
PAY
£.s.d
QTR
PAY
£.s.d
Lady Beevor Sir Thomas B. Beevor   124.0.0  20.16.0  20.16.0  6.4.0
  Ditto William Saunders   70.0.0  14.0.0  14.0.0  3.10.0
  Ditto Richard Bowles     8.0.0  1.12.0  1.12.0  0.8.0
The Revd R F Elwin for the Rectory William Saunders   28.0.0  5.12.0  5.12.0  1.8.0



£  46.0.0£  46.0.0£  11.10.0
 

William Saunders - Assessor

10th May 1821
Allowed by us     J S? Bird
John Wright
J France?

1822 - [5th/April/1822 to 5th/April/1823]

Not Exon
Names of Proprietors Occupiers Value
£
Rent
£.s.d YEAR
PAY
£.s.d
QTR
PAY
£.s.d
Mrs Hare Sir Thomas B. Beevor   124.0.0  20.16.0  20.16.0  6.4.0
  Ditto William Saunders   70.0.0  14.0.0  14.0.0  3.10.0
  Ditto Richard Bowles   8.0.0  1.12.0  1.12.0  0.8.0
The Revd R F Elwin for the Rectory William Saunders   28.0.0  5.12.0  5.12.0  1.8.0



£  46.0.0£  46.0.0£  11.10.0
 

1823 to 1827 Land Tax - No changes from 1822.

1828 Land Tax
The "Proprietors" name was given as "Mrs Ann Hare" as against just "Mrs Hare".

1829 to 1832 Land Tax - No changes from 1822.

[End of Document]


Notes


See also the Hargham parish page.

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December 2015