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Northam Land Tax
1789

Transcribed by David Carter 2017
Taken from fiche copy in North Devon Record Office.

 

An assessment made by George Irwin and Joseph Tucker in pursuance of an Act passed in the 29th year of his Majestie's Reign for granting an Aid to his Majesty by a Land Tax to be raised in Great Britain for the service of the year 1785. 4 shillings of the pound.

PROPRIETER PROPERTY OCCUPIER SUM ASSESSED
      £ s d
           
William Allen Corner House William Ford   4 2
John Benson esq Napp Himself 4 3 4
John Benson esq Yeo's Himself 1 9 2
John Benson esq Docton's Himself   12 6
John Benson esq Smale's Himself   4 2
John Benson esq Bidna Himself 1 0 10
John Benson esq Langdon's Himself   8 4
John Benson esq Underwood's Himself   4 2
John Benson esq Burner's Himself 1 5 0
John Benson esq Hobbs's Field Himself   8 4
John Benson esq Part of Lewis Hill Himself   4 2
John Benson esq Bennetts Himself   12 6
John Benson esq Windmill Field Himself   12 6
John Benson esq Jury's Himself   12 6
John Benson esq Late Yeo's House Untenanted   4 2
John Benson esq Late Thomazin Darracotts Mr Hugh Bake 1 9 2
John Benson esq Higher Napp Himself   16 8
John Benson esq Ellis's William Berry   8 4
John Benson esq Grator's William Berry   8 4
John Benson esq Charles Darracotts William Berry   4 2
John Benson esq Wooda William Berry   16 8
John Benson esq Quarry Jasper Pickard 2 18 4
John Benson esq Hammetts Jasper Pickard 1 5 0
John Benson esq Gibbs's ground Jasper Pickard   12 6
John Benson esq Part of Middle Raileigh Mr Husband   8 4
John Benson esq Harris's House John Chave   8 4
Mr Hugh Bake Hide Himself 4 7 6
Mr Hugh Bake Late Hortop's Himself   4 2
Mr Hugh Bake Late Burch's Estate Gregory Tuplin   12 6
Mr Hugh Bake Part of Lewis Hill Gregory Tuplin   4 2
Mr Hugh Bake Late Rogerman's Gregory Tuplin   4 2
Mr Hugh Bake Banfield's House Vacant   4 2
George Buck esq Commons Robert Diamond 3 15 0
George Buck esq Cockram's Field Thomas Stone   4 2
Mr George Brayley Estate Joseph Welford 1 9 2
Sarah Brayley Her Estate Richard Heard 1 9 2
Grace Baker Orchard Hill Herself   16 8
Grace Baker Whitson's Herself 1 0 10
David Best Silford Thomas Stone 1 17 6
David Best Late John Jeffery's Thomas Stone   8 4
David Best Smallridge's Thomas Stone   8 4
David Best Godburrow Thomas Stone   12 6
David Best Lemmons H F Sloley   4 2
Ann Chapman Diddawell John Martin 1 9 2
Messrs Chapman & Jenkins Part of Derrent Richard Chapman 2 1 8
Messrs Chapman & Jenkins Williams's Field Richard Chapman   4 2
Messrs Chapman & Jenkins Mr Chapman's House Richard Chapman   4 2
Messrs Chapman & Jenkins Hammett's House Richard Chapman   4 2
William Collacott His house and fields Himself   4 2
Roger Chappell His estate George Richard   12 6
Mary Crealock Ashridge Herself 2 10 0
Mrs Cornish An Estate at Orchard Hill Henry Cadd   16 8
Henry Downe esq Burrow   10 8 4
Henry Downe esq The Pigs Court Philip Brook   8 4
Henry Downe esq Docton's Philip Brook   8 4
Henry Downe esq Burrow Well Philip Brook   4 2
John Davie esq Half Halsannery John Sussex 3 2 6
John Davie esq Bulls Cliff late Butters Richard Hookway 1 5 0
George Dennis Collins's Mill Himself   8 4
Robert Diamond A house in Appledore Bennett   4 2
Mr Dean Collabear William Partridge   16 8
Thomas Evans Assells Himself   12 6
Samuel Graves esq Part of Dallis Robert Barton esq & Henry Cadd   12 6
Samuel Graves esq Part late Baker's Robert Barton esq & Henry Cadd   12 6
Samuel Graves esq Late Courtice's Robert Barton esq & Henry Cadd   12 6
Samuel Graves esq Withebear Robert Barton esq & Henry Cadd   4 2
Hum: Griffiths Soudon's Himself   4 2
Hum: Griffiths Late Grace Heal's Himself   4 2
Hum: Griffiths Brimeridge's Himself   12 6
Mary Galway Her house Herself   4 2
Joseph Halls Late Bond's House Mr Patten   4 2
Joseph Halls Kings Arms & Hockadays Himself   12 6
John Husband senr Cross and Daddon Himself 1 9 2
John Husband senr Clash Himself   12 6
John Husband senr Grigg's Close Himself   8 4
John Husband senr 2 fields late Lyle's Himself   8 4
John Husband senr Martin's Field Himself   4 2
John Husband senr Clay Lands Himself   8 4
John Husband senr 3 Fields late Lyle's Himself   12 6
John Husband senr Muddix Himself   12 6
John Husband senr Chophouse Himself 1 5 0
John Husband senr Collebear Himself 1 5 0
John Husband senr Part of Kings & Honey's Himself   4 2
John Husband senr Lord's Meadow Himself   8 4
John Husband senr Rugg's Cross Himself   4 2
John Husband senr Goarding's Muddix Himself 1 0 10
John Husband senr Yeo's Field Himself   12 6
John Husband senr France's Field Himself   4 2
John Husband senr Swan Inn Gregory Tuplin   8 4
John Husband senr Late Arscott's William Tawton   12 6
John Husband senr Ford Jasper Pickard 2 10 0
John Husband senr Tallin's House William Treble   4 2
John Husband senr Glover's William Partridge   16 8
John Husband senr Sams's House Mr Littlewort   4 2
Mr John Husband junr Raileigh Himself 9 3 4
Mr John Husband junr Avery's Himself   4 2
Mr John Husband junr Stambury's Himself   12 6
Mr John Husband junr Late Nott's Himself   4 2
Mr John Husband junr West Raileigh Himself   4 2
Mr John Husband junr The Mill William Bartlett   8 4
John Hernaman Harper's House     4 2
Mr Heywood Hengistcastle Himself 2 14 2
Mr Heywood Vernam's     4 2
Mr Hiscutt Halsannary Himself 2 5 10
Edward Jenkin Cleave Houses Himself 2 1 8
Edward Jenkin Voscom's & Legg's Himself 1 0 10
Edward Jenkin Lyles at Orchard Hill William Bartlett   8 4
Edward Jenkin Greatabarrow Gregory Tuplin   4 2
John Jewell Part of Vissicks Himself   4 2
John Leathern Pimpley William Partridge   8 4
John Leathern Harding's House Elizabeth Harding   4 2
William Lee His house Vacant   4 2
Mr Marks Bullhead Robert Heale 3 10 10
Mr Marks Dinner's Mr Tucket   8 4
Mr Melhuish Derrent Capt Taylor 1 13 4
Henry Mullins and John Cock Their Houses Themselves   4 2
Samuel Pyke esq Limbery's House Himself   8 4
Samuel Pyke esq Scamps & Willett's Himself   8 4
Samuel Pyke esq Staddon Himself 1 13 4
Samuel Pyke esq Middleton's & Gillhouse Himself   16 8
Samuel Pyke esq Vernam's & Masters Meadow Himself   12 6
Samuel Pyke esq Ellis's Underburrow John Stone 2 1 8
Samuel Pyke esq Rosegill John Stone   12 6
Samuel Pyke esq His house Himself   8 4
Samuel Pyke esq Bone Hill William Partridge 1 0 10
Samuel Pyke esq Late Peter White's William Partridge 2 1 8
Samuel Pyke esq Pollands William Partridge 1 13 4
Samuel Pyke esq Stutsons William Partridge   12 6
Samuel Pyke esq Pluddy Meadow William Berry   12 6
Samuel Pyke esq Hillhead William Berry   16 8
Samuel Pyke esq Part of Vissicks William Berry   8 4
Samuel Pyke esq Wood's Assells Alexander Penhorwood   4 2
Mr John Pyke Croscombes Field Himself   4 2
Willmott Popham Her Estate Grace Thomas   4 2
William Partridge Throat Meadow Himself   4 2
William Partridge Collamer's Himself 1 0 10
William Partridge Coates's Himself 1 0 10
Poor Wardens Broada The Poor House   12 6
Occupiers The Rectory Mr Chappell & Co 14 15 10
Emanuel Stevens Ashridge George Richard   8 4
Elizabeth Sarles Whitson's Thomas Allen   16 8
David Sinnett His house Thomas Cobbledick   4 2
Grace Thomas Part of King's Herself   8 4
Grace Thomas Colley Park Herself   4 2
Mr Tetherly's Executors Baples Estate   3 15 0
Mr Tetherly's Executors Kings and Daddon William Allen   8 4
Mr Tetherly's Executors Ruddy Cross William Allen   12 6
Mr Tetherly's Executors Tadworthy William Allen 1 17 6
Mr Tetherly's Executors Staddon & the Well Meadow John Hole 1 9 2
Mr Tetherly's Executors His house Mrs Tetherly   8 4
Mr Tetherly's Executors Late Mr King's House Vacant   8 4
William Tawton Late Bennett's G: Tuplin   4 2
William Utber His house Himself   4 2
Augustus Saltren Willett esq Whitson Himself 2 5 10
Augustus Saltren Willett esq Raileigh & Hammetts Himself 1 5 0
Augustus Saltren Willett esq Smallridge's & Bakers Himself 1 0 10
Augustus Saltren Willett esq Garland's Ground Himself   4 2
Augustus Saltren Willett esq Port Himself 1 5 0
Augustus Saltren Willett esq Lendwood Himself 1 13 4
Augustus Saltren Willett esq Watertown Himself 4 11 8
Augustus Saltren Willett esq Downman's Field Himself   4 2
Augustus Saltren Willett esq Part of Middle Raileigh Himself   4 2
Augustus Saltren Willett esq Nott's Himself   12 6
Augustus Saltren Willett esq Late Jane Ford's Himself   12 6
Augustus Saltren Willett esq Part of Dallis Himself   4 2
Augustus Saltren Willett esq Merrifield etc. Himself   12 6
Augustus Saltren Willett esq Harris's Underburrow Mary Barfeet   12 6
Mrs Whitefield Ashridge William Gibbs 7 5 10
Mrs Wills Assells William May   16 8
           
APPLEDORE PART          
Mr Peter Benson Dock Himself   12 6
Mr Peter Benson Jefferys     16 8
Mr Peter Benson Sloleys part of Jeffery's     4 2
Mr Peter Benson 3 Houses & Cellars Himself   4 2
Mr Peter Benson The Three Tuns George Williams   12 6
Occupier Widdon's     12 6
  Mary Berril's House Herself   4 2
John Barkwil Webbers & Brooks Widgery   8 4
Mary Browning Her house Herself   8 4
Mary Browning Webbers & Southcotts     8 4
Mary Browning 2 houses in New Street     4 2
Elizabeth Brownscombe Her house Herself   4 2
Edmund Brooks His estate   2 10 0
Edmund Brooks Late Franklin's house     8 4
Edmund Brooks Gibbons's House     8 4
Elizabeth Blackmore Her house Herself   4 2
Mary Brooks Webber's Herself   12 6
  George Berrils House Berril & Williams   8 4
John Barrow His house Himself   4 2
John Bowden Pitt William Fisher junr   4 2
Mr John Button Diddewell William May 2 5 10
Grace Berril Dean's house     8 4
James Bryant Late Daniel Bowden's Himself   8 4
James Bryant 2 houses at Pitt J Davison & Mr Smith   4 2
Thomas Bowden His house Himself   4 2
Thomas Bowden Part of Arscotts     8 4
Thomas Bowden Part of Rows & part of Kings Gregory Tuplin   8 4
Thomas Bowden Tamlin's Field S Pyke esq   8 4
Mrs Button Spurrs John Luke   12 6
Mrs Button Hutchins's Evans, Gliddon & Shadick   8 4
Thomas Bowden Late Elson's house John Punchard   4 2
Mr Browning Late Richard Thomas's house     4 2
Mary Bowen Late John Hill's house     8 4
William Chappell His house     4 2
Mr James Chappell Chircombe John Jewel 1 5 0
Mr James Chappell Orchard Hill John Jewel   12 6
Mr James Chappell The 2 Winsery's S Pyke esq   8 4
Mr James Chappell Goardings     8 4
Mr James Chappell Ford's     16 8
Mr James Chappell His grandfather's house     8 4
Mr James Chappell * Late Robert Chappells house     4 2
Mr James Chappell Cath Burdon's     8 4
Mr James Chappell Wyott's     8 4
Mr James Chappell Strange's tenement     4 2
Richard Cooper Late Berrils house Himself   4 2
Richard Cooper Late Francis Vernams     8 4
Mrs Copner Late Crocker's house Vacant   8 4
Mrs Elizabeth Copner Her house Herself   8 4
Mrs Elizabeth Copner Sinnetts on the Quay Mr Lancey   4 2
Mrs Elizabeth Copner Leache's     4 2
Mr Thomas Chappell The Rope Walk Himself   8 4
Thomas Chappell Tamlin's house     4 2
Thomas Chappell Parminters     4 2
Thomas Chappell His house and field Himself   8 4
Thomas Chappell 5 fields late Doctons   1 9 2
Thomas Chappell Emlin's     4 2
Thomas Chappell Robins Field     8 4
Thomas Chappell Martin's   1 5 0
Thomas Chappell Assells Alexander Penhorwood   16 8
Mrs Joan Chappell Her house Herself   8 4
Mrs Joan Chappell Late Marsh's house     4 2
James Clibbett Late Hancock's house Himself   4 2
Philip Clibbett His house Himself   4 2
Robert Cade His house Himself   4 2
John Crunn His house Himself   4 2
Charles Chantrell His house Himself   4 2
William Clibbett His house at Pitt Thomas Lewes   4 2
Occupier Mr Cowleys in New Street     4 2
Robert Day His house Himself   4 2
Robert Day Late Mr William Hogg's house Samuel Ching   4 2
Mary Dinnis Her house     4 2
John Drew Late Ann Exeter's house     4 2
Cesar Edger His house Himself   4 2
Late James Ellis executors His House & Hoyles Mrs Ellis   8 4
Occupier Elizabeth Ellis's for Comers     8 4
  Nicholls' bewest     4 2
William Evans Late Gribbles Simon Mitchell   4 2
William Fisher Late Jury's house Himself   4 2
Samuel Gasking His house Himself   8 4
Elizabeth Gregory Her house Herself   4 2
Dorothy Gill Her house Herself   8 4
Dorothy Gill William Irwin's     4 2
Dorothy Gill George Tucker's     4 2
Dorothy Gill John Wills's     4 2
Dorothy Gill William Norman's     4 2
Dorothy Gill Aspenshaw's     4 2
Dorothy Gill Late Elizabeth Nicholls house     4 2
George Gregory Late Clibbett's house Himself   4 2
Thomas Gunn Yeo's & Scamp's Elizabeth Peak & Co 1 0 10
Mr Thomas Hooper Pitt Himself   16 8
Mr Thomas Hooper Part of Wilkinsons Himself   8 4
Mr Thomas Hooper Lake's John England   4 2
Mr Thomas Hooper Part of Cory's     4 2
Mr Thomas Hooper Cory's field William Partridge   4 2
Mr Thomas Hooper East Youngaton John Hooper 2 1 8
Mr Thomas Hooper Late Mules house & ground Thomas Smith   8 4
Mr John Hooper His house Himself   8 4
Mr Miles Hammett His house Himself   4 2
Mr Miles Hammett Diddawell John Blackmore   4 2
Mr Miles Hammett Assells Thomas Evans   4 2
Mr Miles Hammett Late Bissicks House Mr Thomas Salmon Son   8 4
Mrs Elizabeth Hogg Chappells & Bishops William Berry 1 5 0
Mrs Elizabeth Hogg Her houses Herself   8 4
Mr Miles Hammett Late John Prance's house Himself   8 4
Mrs Hogg Part of Langdons Herself   4 2
Mrs Hogg Diddawell William Hill 1 9 2
Mrs Hogg Her dwelling house Herself   12 6
Mrs Hogg Dallis at Orchard Hill Cesar Edger   12 6
Occupier Francis Hogg's estate Rev'd Mr Evans 2 1 8
Mrs Amy Hammett Her house Herself   8 4
Mrs Amy Hammett Ann Willshare's Ann Willshare   8 4
Mrs Amy Hammett Late Elizabeth Darver's house     4 2
William Hernaman Late William Limbery's house Himself   4 2
Thomas Hernaman His house Himself   4 2
Ann Hoyle Her house Herself   4 2
Mary Jones' executors Late Charles Hugh's house     8 4
Mrs Susanna Irwin Her house Herself   16 8
Mrs Susanna Irwin Thomaz(ine) Goarding's     8 4
Mr John Irwin His house Himself   8 4
Mr John Irwin Late John Call's house Thomas Hernaman   8 4
Mr John Irwin Late John Davis's house Mr Portsmouth   4 2
Mr George Irwin His house & cellar Lieut Phillip Jones   8 6
Ann Jones Late Philip Cades house     4 2
John Jenkins The Sail Loft Richard Wickham   4 2
John Jenkins His dwelling house Himself   8 4
Widow of late James Jeffery Her house Herself   4 2
Susanna Knill Her house     4 2
Occupier Thomas Lewis's house     4 2
Miles Lewis His house     4 2
Archable Long His house House   4 2
Esther Limbery Late John Limbery's house     8 4
Esther Limbery Phillis Lange's house     4 2
Esther Limbery House in Meeting Street     4 2
John Lobbett Late Thomas Clibbetts house Himself   8 4
George Leathern His house Himself   4 2
George Leworthy Late Gregory's house John Geaton   4 2
Mrs Marsh Her Estate Henry Gold 1 9 2
Mrs Marsh Mrs Wickey's house Mrs Wickey   8 4
Mrs Marsh Late Cath Whithair's house     4 2
Thomas Nicholls His estate   1 13 4
Thomas Nicholls Thomas Ellis's house     4 2
William Nicholls Late Courtices house Himself   4 2
Phillis Prance Her house Herself   8 4
William Prance Late Robert Prance's house     12 6
John Phillips His house     4 2
Mrs Eliza Prance Her house Herself   4 2
Philip Peak His house Himself   4 2
Mrs Punchard Mr Limbery's house Mr John Limbery   8 4
Mrs Punchard A house in Chapel Field Herself   4 2
Mr Benjamin Rooke His house Himself   8 4
Mr Benjamin Rooke Mr Griffiths house Mr Isaac Griffith   8 4
Mr Benjamin Rooke Late Nicholl's Mr Isaac Griffith   16 8
Mr Benjamin Rooke Part of Doctons Mr Isaac Griffith 1 0 10
Late Hannah Rogers executors Her house George Darracott   4 2
Late Hannah Rogers executors The New house Mrs Cudlip   4 2
Late Hannah Rogers executors Bidna Mrs Cudlip   8 4
Elizabeth Russell Her house Herself   4 2
John Sarles His house Himself   8 4
John Sarles Part of Doctons Himself   4 2
John Sarles The Rock House Hum: Fry   4 2
Mrs Mary Strange Her house Herself   4 2
Mr John Strange His house     4 2
  Mrs Elizabeth Strange's house     8 4
Francis Shaxson His house Himself   4 2
Occupier Elizabeth Shaxson's house in New Street     4 2
Thomas Shaxson Lemmon's Himself   12 6
Thomas Shaxson An Estate Underburrow Robert Evans   8 4
  Mary Summerwills house     4 2
Dennis Stephens Late Philip Davies house     4 2
Dennis Stephens Late Lewis Jones house     4 2
Dennis Stephens 2 Houses in Gaping Street     8 4
William Scamp Part of Berry's William Scamp   4 2
Mr Thomas Salmon & Mr Mr Chappell Late John Parkman's house and Talbuts     12 6
Alice Sloley Late Mr Horn's house Herself   4 2
Joseph Tucker His dwelling house Himself   8 4
Joseph Tucker House in Gaping Street George Hernaman   4 2
Occupier Tomouth George Leworthy 2 10 0
Mr Edward Tyer Late George Lembury's house     8 4
Mrs Dorothy Vernam Part of Brownings & Part of Rogers Herself   16 8
Mr Richard Vernon His estate George Berry 1 0 10
Mr Richard Vernon His houses Himself   12 6
William Williams His house late Limbery's Himself   4 2
John Williams Late Cottles Vacant   4 2
John Winch His house Himself   4 2
Thomas Wyott Late Fruells     4 2
Thomas Wyott His house Himself   4 2
Margaret Williams Her house Herself   4 2
Margaret Williams Her new house Vacant   4 2
Occupier Elizabeth Wyotts house     4 2
Thomas Young His house Himself   8 4
Thomas Young Late Richard Norman's     4 2
           
    PERSONALS OR STOCK IN TRADE      
    Mr Thomas Chappell 0 9 0
    Mr Tetherly 0 7 0
    Mrs Dorothy Vernam 0 7 0
    Mrs Joan Chappell 0 7 0
    Mrs Elizabeth Hogg 0 7 0
    Mr Peter Benson 0 7 0
    Mrs Amy Hammett 0 7 0
    Mr Richard Vernam 0 7 0
    Mr John Limbery 0 8 0
    Mr Edward Kemeys 0 7 0
    Mrs Elizabeth Copner 0 5 0
    Mr Thomas Salmon junr 0 8 0
    Miss Thomazin Nicholls 0 5 0
    Mrs Frances Carpenter 0 5 0
    Mrs Elizabeth Lancey 0 5 0
    Mr Joseph Tucker 0 5 0
    Mr Richard Chapman 0 5 0
    Mr Edward Jenkin 0 5 0
    Mr William Partridge 0 5 0
    TOTAL 6 1 0
           
    OFFICERS £ s d
    Mr John Atchison 10 0 0
    Mr Langdon Excise Officer 10 0 0
    Mr Samuel Lang 8 0 0
    Mr John Chave Salt Officer 6 0 0
    Mr John Parminter 6 0 0
    Mr John Pine 5 0 0
    William Screech 4 0 0
    Nicholas Moule 4 0 0
    Thomas Summers Beavans 4 0 0
    John Randal 4 0 0
    Richard Blackmore 2 8 0
    Nathaniel Blackwell 2 8 0
    William Colmer 2 8 0
    John Trigge 2 8 0
    John Hooper 2 8 0
    Richard Barrow 2 8 0
    Jacob Heard 2 8 0
    James Blackwell 2 8 0
    Nathanael Lilly 2 8 0
    John Gaydon 2 8 0
    TOTAL 85 0 0
           
Total sum £338.9s.7d          
           

Signed 16th June 1789: Assessors: George Irwin, Joseph Tucker.
We return for Collectors Joseph Tucker, Joseph Halls.
Signed: George Buck, Augustus Saltren Willett, H J Downe.

* See will of Margery Chappell, house in Gaping Street in occupation of Edward Lewis