Land Tax Records for Thornbury

1797

Land Tax 1797 2017-06-18T15:17:22+00:00

An assessment made on the Houses & Lands in the Borough of Thornbury and Coat**  in the County of Gloucester for granting an Aid to his Majesty by a land tax to be raised in Great Britain for the year 1797 after the rate of 4 shillings in the pound.

James Eley &  John Croome      Assessors

Thomas Child ? & John Edmonds      Collectors

Owners Names Occupiers £ s d
Arthur Taylor Henry Baker 1 9 8
Thomas Cox Isaac Burge 5 4
Betty Webb In Hand 2 6
Jesse Cossham In Hand 4 0
Ditto Willm Motley 2 8
Ditto Robt Young 3 0
Ditto formerly Henry Burnell 2 6
Jas Cossham John Iles 2 0
Samuel Penduck In Hand 2 0
W Raymond Mrs Salmon 2 0
Josh Hudd In Hand 8
Willm Hamblin* John Brown 2 8
Willm Latch In Hand 2 0
Jesse Cossham Mrs Cooper 2 8
Richd Wither In Hand 2 0
Betty Lippiatt Thos Ford 4 0
Saml Lewis In Hand 6 8
Ditto Jno Greenwood 4 0
Thos Hendy In Hand 6 8
Ditto Late Sparks’s 4 0
Ditto Late Iles 2 6
John Shepherd Thos Morgan 2 0
?Mrs Watts Richd Gwynn 6 0
Willm Pitcher In Hand 2 6
Ann Rolph Jno Allin 8
John Crowther Robt Young 1 4 0
Danl Thurston Willm Walker 5 0
Kingsmill Grove In Hand 8 0
Ditto For the Free School 4 6
Mr Bell Mr Lackington 2 5 4
John Stone In Hand 9 0
Abram Riddiford Ann Reed 2 0
Mr Taylor (Almondsbury) Geoe Longden 5 0
Jas Allin Benjn  Barnett 4 0
Jas Mills In Hand 2 0
Hester & Elizh Putley In Hand 1 6
John Fewster In Hand 1 1 0
Willm Osborne Miss Willis 4 8
Ditto William Tether 1 6
Ditto For the orchard 3 0
Edward Thurston John Oldland 2 0
Thos. Bingham Willm Edmonds 3 0
Henry Bingham John Croome 3 0
Mary Bingham For the Spur 2 6
Willm Scott In hand 3 6
Ditto for the late Millhouse 4 0
Luke Hollister In hand 8 6
James Joyce Henry Binden 4 0
William Clark sen. In hand 3 4
Ditto Henry Burnell 2 0
John Croome Jas. Chandler 2 6
Jas. Eley In hand 2 6
Ditto Ditto 2 6
John Edmonds In hand 4 0
Susanna Rolph Miss Rolph 4 0
Ditto Mrs Peters 4 0
Ditto Josh. Longman 2 0
Mary Greenwood In hand 4 0
Ditto Thos. Savery 3 0
Josh. Champion In hand 1 6
Henry Howard Esq Jas Vaughan 1 0 0
Heny Howard Esq Jno Smith for Tolls 1 0 0
Willm Williams In Hand 4 0
Willm Millett In Hand 4 0
Mr King Betty Lippiatt 4 0
Richd Martin In Hand 6 0
Abram Riddiford In Hand 4 6
Benjn Cossham In Hand 2 8
John Salmon Mrs Martin 5 0
Ditto Mary Hill 2 0
Ditto James Ford 2 0
Ditto John Box 1 6
Thos Grove In Hand 2 0
Ditto For the Barn 1 6
Mary Thorne In Hand 4 0
Thos Neale John Pitcher 4 0
George Rolph In Hand 8 0
Ditto Mrs Williams 5 4
Ditto Widw Wish 3 0
Ditto Late Motley 2 8
John Eeles Solomon Roach 4 0
Thos Barton Isaac  Mullington 5 0
Willm Taylor Jacob Young 6 0
Mr Marsh Thos Rolph 5 4
Thos Rolph In Hand 5 0
Ditto John Bevan 2 8
Ditto Mrs Horton 2 8
Ditto Isaac Pullen 3 4
Ditto Late Smiths 1 0
Ditto For the Milhouse 2 0
Ditto For pt of late Hodges’s 8
Jas Wither For pt    In Hand 4
Grace Wade In Hand 2 0
Willm Clark Junr In Hand 2 0
Mrs Day Willm Delaroche 2 0
Mrs Grove In Hand 7 0
Ditto For the Cocke    Jas Roach 2 6
Thos Wetmore In Hand 6 0
James Knapp In Hand 1 8
(Blank) Bedgegood Geoe Suggs 1 0
Richd Cossham In Hand 1 6
Richd Cossham Thos Walker 1 8
Thos Penduck In Hand 2 0
Josh Iles In Hand 1 0
Mary Williams In Hand 3 6
Ditto  late Hunts 2 0
Ditto For Longdons 2 0
Ditto Thos Young 5 0
Catharine Leech In Hand 1 9
Jas Roach Josh Walker 1 0
Ann Taylor In Hand 1 4
Robt Caddy In Hand 6 0
Ditto Michl Mills & others 4 8
Workhouse 3 0
James Hodges In Hand 6
Thos Child In Hand 2 0
Richd Collins’s Heirs 2 0
William Reed In Hand 2 0
Ditto Jas Hicks 2 0
James Allen Susanh Facey 5 0
Willm Taylor  ( Coat)** Josh Surman 4 0
Edwd S Sitwell Esq** Willm Taylor (Coat)** 17 18 0
Fry Excise Officer 9 0 0
Willoughby Esq Arthur Taylor 3 4
Saunders & Beaufoy Ditto 3 4

Total Collected £54 0s 0d

*Is Hamblin another version of Emblin?

**Probably Cote (Farm), Olveston.  Edward S Sitwell of Derbyshire was the nephew of Rev Staunton Degge (his mother Dorothy Wilmot was Staunton Degge’s sister & heir; he adopted the surname Sitwell to inherit other property) & inherited land in Tockington, Olveston, Aust, inc connections with Over Court

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