Northam Land Tax

Transcribed by David Carter 2019
Taken from fiche copy in North Devon Record Office.


An assessment made for the service of the year 1824 in pursuance of an Act passed in the 38th year of his Majesty'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 1798, and made perpetual by another Act passed in the 38th year of the his said Majesty's Reign, and also in pursuance of another Act passed in the 39th year of the said Majesty's Reign, for continuing and granting to his Majesty a duty on Pensions, Offices, and Personal Estates.
By John Mugford and William Mills, assessors appointed for the said parish.

Mrs Allen HerselfCorner House 42
Executors of late John Benson esq Gould esqNapp434
Executors of late John Benson esq Gould esqYeo's192
Executors of late John Benson esq Gould esqDoctons 126
Executors of late John Benson esq Gould esqBennetts 126
Executors of late John Benson esq Gould esqHigher Napp 168
Executors of late John Benson esq Gould esqJefferys 168
Executors of late John Benson esq Gould esqSloleys part of Jefferys 42
Executors of late John Benson esq Gould esqEllis's 84
Executors of late John Benson esq Gould esqLate Charles Darracotts 42
Executors of late John Benson esq Elizabeth PickardLate Thom Darracotts192
Executors of late John Benson esq Elizabeth PickardWindmill field 126
Executors of late John Benson esq John PenhorwoodQuarry2184
Executors of late John Benson esq John PenhorwoodHammetts150
Executors of late John Benson esq John PenhorwoodGibbs ground 126
Executors of late John Benson esq John PenhorwoodDean's Collabear 168
Executors of late John Benson esq John PenhorwoodA field late Ruggs 42
Executors of late John Benson esq John PenhorwoodNotts 42
Executors of late John Benson esq George ColePart of Middle Rawleigh 84
Executors of late John Benson esq William CawseyLangdons 84
Executors of late John Benson esq [blank]Graters Meadow 84
Executors of late John Benson esq [blank]Wooda 168
Executors of late John Benson esq [blank]Bidna1010
Executors of late John Benson esq William CawseyPart of Jurys 42
Executors of late John Benson esq William CawseyHobbs field 84
Executors of late John Benson esq William CawseyHockadays 84
Executors of late John Benson esq William CawseyPart of Lewis Hill 42
Executors of late John Benson esq VacantMarshford 126
Executors of late John Benson esq William CawseyBurners150
Executors of late John Benson esq Labden, etcDock 126
Executors of late John Benson esq John WilliamsLewis Hill field 42
Lewis William Buck esq Mary StoneMoor Park 42
Lewis William Buck esq Mary StoneSilford1176
Lewis William Buck esq Mary StoneLate Jefferys 84
Lewis William Buck esq Mary StoneSmallridges 84
Lewis William Buck esq Mary StoneGodburrow & W Smith Ditto 168
Executors of late Thomas Burnard esq Jas PickardFord2100
Mr John Brayley HimselfOrchard Hill192
Mr John Brayley HimselfPart of E. Georges, Orchard Hill 42
Executors of N Baker John PenhorwoodPart of Whitson 42
Thomas Brawn Ford, etcHouses part of Lyells 21
Admiral Barton George DowningBurrough1084
Admiral Barton George DowningPigs Court & Orchard 84
Admiral Barton George DowningDoctons 84
Admiral Barton George DowningBurrough Well 42
William Bartlett esq HimselfClash 126
Executors of late James Berry William BerrySoudons 42
Executors of late James Berry William BeerVernams 42
Executors of late James Berry William BeerBrimeridges 126
Executors of E. Balson T Cock, etcYeo's Fields 126
Executors of E. Balson John SandersA house and garden 42
Executors of E. Balson John SandersArscotts 126
George Cook Thomas StoneCommons3150
James Crealock HimselfAshridge 126
James Crealock HimselfBulls Cleave150
Messrs Chapman & Aysh ThemselvesPart of Durrant1010
Messrs Chapman & Aysh ThemselvesWilliams Field 42
Messrs Chapman & Aysh ThemselvesHis house and garden 42
Messrs Chapman & Aysh ThemselvesLate Hammetts house 42
Messrs Chapman & Aysh ThemselvesVoscoms 42
Mr R Chapman Richard UnderhillDiddawell192
Mr R Chapman Richard UnderhillBlackmores Diddawell 42
William Crealock Elin CrealockAshridge2100
Mrs A Caddy John WoollacottHyde476
Richard Cooper Evans HimselfAssells 126
Elizabeth Evans Dr HooperLate Tawtons estate 42
William Fursdon BartlettLate Hoopers house 42
William Fursdon HimselfThe Old Swan 84
Edward George HimselfEstate Orchard Hill 126
Ann Gallaway HerselfA dwelling house 42
William Cawsey HimselfHarris's Underburrow 126
J B Husband esq William Adderly, etcHalf Rawleigh4118
J B Husband esq [blank]Half Rawleigh4118
J B Husband esq W ReynoldsCross and Daddon192
J B Husband esq W ReynoldsCleave Lands 84
J B Husband esq John PenhorwoodMartins Field 42
J B Husband esq W ReynoldsPart of Kings & Honeys 42
J B Husband esq William FursdonLord's Meadows 84
J B Husband esq William FursdonLate Burch's estate 126
J B Husband esq VacantLate Mr Bakes's house 42
J B Husband esq Jas PickardTwo thirds of Stamburys 84
J B Husband esq W ReynoldsWest Rawleigh 42
J B Husband esq W ReynoldsAverys 42
J B Husband esq W ReynoldsPart of late Lyells 42
J B Husband esq W ReynoldsCross field 42
J B Husband esqJohn HooperWilliam RookLate Sinnetts house 42
James & Richard Honney ThemselvesSmales ground 42
James & Richard Honney ThemselvesHeales Ground 42
W Heywood John MarquisHengistcastle2100
Lady Hughs HerselfHalsannary2510
Henry Hazel William BathA dwelling house 42
Rev'd Mr Johnson Humphry SquireDinners meadow 84
Rev'd Mr Johnson James BrownscombeCleave Houses218
Rev'd Mr Johnson James BrownscombeYeos Cleave Houses1010
Rev'd Mr Johnson William HarperPart of Orchard Hill 84
Rev'd Mr Johnson GermanLate Chappells 126
Rev'd Mr Johnson EnglandGreataburrow 42
Rev'd Mr Johnson EnglandRogerman's, Lewis Hill 42
John Jewell HimselfPart of Vissicks 42
Sir R G Keats T Smith esqPort Hill150
Sir R G Keats T Smith esqLendwood1134
Sir R G Keats William Butt esqLate Jane Fords 126
James S Ley esq HimselfDurrant1134
James S Ley esq HimselfPort 42
James S Ley esq HimselfPart of Dallis 42
James S Ley esq HimselfPart of Maryfield 5
James S Ley esq CoppAshridge7510
Edward Reynolds esq HimselfPart of Maryfield 2
Executors of late George Lock Thomas LockA dwelling house 42
John Leathern John HooperPimpley 84
William Lock TaylorLate Bakers at Orchard Hill 168
William LockWilliam LeeHimselfA dwelling house 42
Rev'd Richard Lloyd HimselfChopehouse1010
Rev'd Richard Lloyd HimselfRuggs Cross 42
Rev'd T Mill HimselfArscotts & Rosiers 168
Mrs Marks William MillsBullhead31010
Mrs Mullins HerselfTwo houses 42
Mrs Marsh Carter & StapeldonWooda and Underburrow192
William PartridgeLeaseholdHimselfThroat Meadow 42
William Partridge HimselfA house & Collamers1010
William PartridgeMiss VernonThemselvesThe Rectory141510
Mrs E Pyke HerselfStaddon1134
Mrs Jane Pyke William PartridgeMasters Meadow 42
Mrs Jane Pyke William PartridgeBonehill1010
Mrs Jane Pyke William PartridgePeter White's estate218
Mrs Jane Pyke William PartridgePollands1134
Mrs Jane Pyke William PartridgePart of Hengistcastle 42
Mrs Jane Pyke William BerryMiddletons & Gillhouse 168
Mrs Jane Pyke Richard MorrishScamps & Willetts 84
Mrs Jane Pyke Richard MorrishEllis's Underburrow218
Mrs Jane Pyke Richard MorrishRosegill 126
Mrs Jane Pyke John WoollacottPludy Meadows 126
Mrs Jane Pyke John WoollacottHillhead 168
Mrs Jane Pyke John WoollacottA field late Yeos 42
Mrs Jane Pyke William PartridgePart of Vissicks 84
Mrs Jane Pyke Richard VernonWoods Assells 42
Mr John Pyke Richard VernonA field late Yeos 42
Mrs Jane Pyke Lawrence MugfordA house and orchard 42
Executors of late B Pickard Mrs PickardCollabear150
Executors of late B Pickard Mrs PickardPrances field 42
Executors of late B Pickard John BassettLate Hortops 42
Thomas Popham VacantLate Collacotts house 42
David Ross esq William Butt esqMelville 126
David Ross esq William Butt esqLate Curtices 126
David Ross esq William Butt esqLate Bakers 126
David Ross esq GermanWhitebear 42
Messrs Ross & George William FursdonGrigg's Close 84
Messrs Ross & George William FursdonShoot meadow 42
Late Mary Punchards Thomas CookA dwelling house 42
William Smith esq Capt ScottChircombe150
William Sanders HimselfHalsannary326
William Sanders William FrostLate Collins's Mill 84
Sarah Stephens E CrealockAshridge 84
 Thomas StoneP LangLate Pophams estate 42
 Ann ThomasHerselfPart of Kings 84
John Tuplin William TuplinSmales field 42
John Tuplin William TuplinStatsons 126
Sanders & Brinn Richard YeolandLate Yeo's houses 42
Mrs F Willett L MarshallWatertown4118
Mrs F Willett Jas PickardWhitson2510
Mrs F Willett Jas PickardRawleigh & Hammetts150
Mrs F Willett Jas PickardGarlands Ground 42
Mrs F Willett Jas PickardPart of Middle Rawleigh 42
Mrs F Willett George ColeBickenfield 42
Mrs F Willett William JefferyYoungaton1010
Mrs F Willett Jas PickardNotts 126
John Williams & Richard Burch William RookLate Salmon's house 42
Ditto & John Burch William SimonsLate Tallins house 42
William Wood Peg ChisleyA dwelling house 42
Mrs Wilcocks Jas PickardOne third of Stamburys 42
Mrs Wilcocks Turner, etcGlovers 168
Mrs Wilcocks D TurnerPart of Chopehouse 126
Mrs Wilcocks D TurnerMuddix 126
Mrs Wilcocks D TurnerGoardings Muddix1010
Mrs Wilcocks D TurnerColly Park 42
John Williams HimselfLewis Hill field 42
Henry Ackford HimselfA house in New Street 42
Ann Boyle HerselfA house at Pitt 42
Elizabeth Barkwell S TurnerA house in Cock Street 42
Jane Brownscombe HerselfA dwelling house 42
Thomas Bowden Jewell, etcA house at Pitt 42
 Esther BowdenHerselfA house in Gaping Street 42
James Brooks esq HimselfA house in Gaping Street 84
Richard Berwick HimselfA house in Market Street 84
James Berry HimselfA dwelling house 42
Alexander Beara HimselfA dwelling house 42
John Beara HimselfA dwelling house 42
Mr Bligh HimselfA dwelling house 42
Executors of David Best John BynonA dwelling house 42
 Mr James ChappellRev'd Mr EvansA dwelling house, late Ford tenement 168
 Mr James ChappellHimselfLate Burners 84
 Mr James ChappellHimselfLate Burdens 84
Mr William Clibbett Mrs CookLate Ann Berrys 42
Mr William Clibbett HimselfPart of Jurys 42
Mr William Clibbett CannGoardings 84
Mr William Clibbett HimselfA house & cellar 42
Richard Cooper HimselfA house in Gaping Street 42
Richard Cooper HimselfPart of F Vernams 42
Richard Cooper Mary PhillipsA house in Gaping Street 42
Richard Cooper Mary EvansA house in Gaping Street 42
Richard Cooper ColeA house in Gaping Street 42
Richard Cooper John RoweThree Tuns late 42
Richard Cooper WidgeryLate Drews House 42
Richard Cooper John BassettWiddons 42
Richard Cooper BennettLate S Peaks 42
Richard Cooper ShortLate D Williams 42
Executors of late John Crunn Mrs BevanThe Coach & Horses 84
Executors of late John Crunn Mrs BevanPart of Strange's tenement 42
Mr William Chappell HimselfA house and field 84
Mr William Chappell Himself5 fields late Doctons192
Mr William Chappell HimselfLate John Mouls house 42
Mr William Chappell HimselfRobbins Field 84
Mr William Chappell HimselfAssells 168
Mr William Chappell HimselfMartin's150
Mr William Chappell Elizabeth SmithThe Royal George 84
Mr William Chappell R PearceA dwelling house 42
Mr William Chappell John JenkinsA dwelling house 42
Mr William Chappell HimselfRope Walk 84
Mr William Chappell Himself2 Winserys 84
Mr William Chappell HimselfTamlins field 84
Mr William Chappell VacantLate Brooks houses 126
William Cawsey HimselfRogers Bidna 84
James Clibbett Mrs ClibbettA house in New Street 42
Ag Clarkson VacantA house in Gaping Street 42
 Mrs M ChappellHerselfA dwelling house 84
 Mrs M ChappellHerselfA malt house 42
 Thomas ChannonH CookA dwelling house 42
 Thomas ChannonHimselfThe Swann 42
Mr James Day VacantA dwelling house 42
James Denham HimselfA dwelling house 84
Robert Day S GibbsA dwelling house 42
Robert DaySwanseaTownsendA dwelling house 42
Cesar Edger HimselfA dwelling house 42
Elizabeth Evans Dr HooperAssells 42
Mary Fry HerselfA house in Meeting Street 42
Thomas Haydon Pow, etcLate George Gaskins 84
 Executors late John GliddonWilliam SmallridgeA house 42
 Late GunnsGuard, etc5 houses1010
William Gill Henry JefferyA dwelling house 42
 Emanuel HallsHimselfA dwelling house 84
 Emanuel HallsMrs SimmonsA dwelling house 42
 Thomas HallsHimselfA house at Pitt 42
 Thomas HallsMr BowenA house in Cocks Lane 42
Esther Cade HerselfA house in New Street 42
Henry Jeffery HimselfLate Emlins 42
John Hancock HimselfThe late Woolpack Inn 84
William Hernaman HimselfA house in Gaping Street 84
 Francis HernamanHimselfA house in Market Street 84
Mr Thomas Cook HimselfA house in Meeting Street late Lieghs 84
Mr John Hooper HimselfA dwelling house 84
Mr John Hooper & Mrs Hooper Mr PaddonA dwelling house 42
Mr John Hooper Thomas HernamanA house in Meeting Street 42
Mr John Hooper Richard BlackmoreA house in Gaping Street 42
Mrs P Hooper HerselfA house in Gaping Street 84
Thomas Hogg (Barum) Joshua WilliamsA house on the Quay 84
Thomas Hogg (Barum) William CawseyPart of Wooda 168
Thomas Hogg (Barum) William ColeLate Nicholls's 42
Henry Hazel John RobbinsA house in Cock Street 42
Thomas Hogg esq HimselfA dwelling house 126
Thomas Hogg esq HimselfPart of Langdons 42
Thomas Hogg esq Abraham StewardDiddawell192
Thomas Hogg esq William BaglolePowers Garden 42
Thomas Hogg esq Edward Thomas, etcDallis at Orchard Hill 126
Thomas Hogg esq Guard, etcLate Hoopers at Orchard Hill192
Thomas Hogg esq Rev'd Mr BromleyLate Goarding's ditto 84
Late William Hammetts William WilliamsA dwelling house 84
William Hernaman HimselfA house in Cock Street 42
 Charles HartnollHimselfA house in Market Street 42
Mr George Irwin HimselfA dwelling house 84
Mr George Irwin VacantA dwelling house 42
Mrs Elizabeth Irwin HerselfA dwelling house 84
Mrs Elizabeth Irwin Mrs GribbleA house in Meeting Street 42
Mr P Jones L HoleA dwelling house 126
George Jeffery HimselfA house in Cock Street 42
Executors of late George Jeffery Guy, etcA house in New Street 42
 Richard LewisHimselfA house in Market Street 84
 Richard LewisS LewisA house in Market Street 42
Executors of late Jane Lobbett William HooperA dwelling house 42
John Lobbett HimselfA dwelling house 42
John Lobbett Widow PerryA dwelling house 42
Executors of late George Leathern Richard WilliamsA dwelling house 42
 Judith LewisHerselfA dwelling house 42
 Peter LangHimselfA dwelling house 42
Deans of Windsor Miss LuxtonLate Coates houses1010
Mr Richard Limbery William Penney junrA house in Market Street 84
Newfoundland Inn Society PeakeA dwelling house 42
Newfoundland Inn Society William LangA dwelling house 42
Lawrence Luke HimselfA dwelling house 42
Lawrence Luke HimselfA dwelling house 42
 Mrs MilesHerselfA dwelling house 84
 Late William MuxworthysMuxworthyA dwelling house 42
Henry Martin HimselfA dwelling house 84
 Mr John NichollsMrs ChilcottA dwelling house 42
Thomas Nicholls HimselfA house in Cock Street 42
Thomas Popham Mrs BowdenA house 84
Thomas Popham HimselfA sail loft 42
Thomas Popham HimselfA house on the Quay 42
Thomas Popham John JenkinsA house late Stranges 84
John Penney Robert DayA house in Meeting Street 84
John Penney HimselfDarvers Cellars 42
William Penny Mrs ShaxonA house in Gaping Street 84
William Penny Richard RiceLate Brooks 42
Humphry Parrett Mary KingLate Mary Parminters 42
Humphry Parrett HimselfHis house 42
 Fanny PuncherBridgemanA dwelling house 42
Mrs Jane Pyke Sir Charles ChambersA dwelling house 84
Mrs Jane Pyke Richard VernonPart of Woods Assells 84
Mrs Jane Pyke Richard VernonCroscombe's field 42
Mr John Pyke (Braunton) Lang, etcA house in Market Street 84
Mrs B Rooke Mr Vernon, etcPitt & 2 fields 168
Mrs B Rooke Richard CooperPart of Wilkinsons 84
Mrs B Rooke William JefferyLakes 42
Mrs B Rooke William JefferyYoungaton218
Mrs B Rooke Dr HooperPart of Currys 42
Mrs B Rooke Thomas SmithCurrys field 42
Mrs B Rooke Thomas SmithLate Mules's 84
Mrs B Rooke Williams, etcWebbers and Southcotts 84
Mrs B Rooke Peter LockA house at Pitt 42
Mrs B Rooke Fellis SwindaleA house in Market Street 84
Mrs B Rooke Mrs KnollinA house on the Quay 84
Mrs B Rooke Margaret WinchA house in Meeting Street 84
Mrs B Rooke T FisherLate Nicholls house 84
Mrs B Rooke William PartridgePart of Doctons1010
Mrs B Rooke P LangA field at Diddawell 42
Mrs B Rooke Mrs HughsLate Hortops 42
Mrs B Rooke Mrs HughsLate Sarles estate 126
Mrs B Rooke Mrs LakeA house in Meeting Street 42
Mrs B Rooke Mr WrenA dwelling house 84
Mrs B Rooke [blank]A house in Meeting Street 84
Mrs B Rooke William & J WilliamsLate Doctons 42
Mrs Richards Mr W ChappellAssells field 168
Mrs Richards Mr W ChappellUnderwoods field 42
Mrs Richards Richard BerwickBarzeys & Jewrys 84
 Executors of late William HammettRichard EnglandA dwelling house 42
 Executors of late William HammettMrs BrayleyA dwelling house 42
 Mistress RoddHerselfA house in Gaping Street 42
Messrs Lang, Dart Sinclear & VernonThemselvesThemselvesBaples estate3150
Thomas Shaxson HimselfA house in Gaping Street 84
 Widow SladerHerselfA dwelling house 42
John Searles James BarrettA dwelling house 84
Mrs Salmon Mrs FisherLate Palmers house 84
 Dorothy Strange[blank]A house in Meeting Street 42
Rev'd William Proctor Thomas VacantA dwelling house 42
Philip & John Thomas Themselves2 houses at Pitt 84
Mr T Shaxson senr William BerryAn Estate Underburrow 84
Mr T Shaxson senr HimselfLate Lemmons at Pitt 126
Mary Smith J G WilliamsA house in Market Street 42
Mary Scamp VowneA house 42
Mrs P Shaxon HerselfA house 42
William Stapleton HimselfA house 42
William Stapleton Mr CrossA house 42
 Humphry SquireRobert TatehamA house 42
 William SnellHimselfA house 42
Richard Lewis & D Sowden ThemselvesA house 42
Mr S Tetherly Mr BeerTadworthy1176
Mr S Tetherly Mr BeerRuddy Cross 126
Mr S Tetherly Part vacantStaddon192
Mr S Tetherly VacantLate King's house 84
Mr S Tetherly HimselfHis dwelling house 84
Mr S Tetherly Mrs WilliamsA dwelling house 84
Mr S Tetherly VacantA dwelling house 84
Mr S Tetherly HimselfKings & Daddon 84
Mr S Tetherly('Stavely & Son' - next to Tetherly)PalmerDiddawell2510
 J W TuckerG WilliamsA house in Gaping Street 42
Trustees for Tomouth T. Hogg esqCocks Charity21010
Sarah Trulock Beer, etcTwo houses at Pitt 42
Mrs Vernon Mr R VernonAn estate1010
Mrs Vernon HerselfHouse in Gaping Street 126
Mrs Vernon HerselfPart of Brownings 84
Mrs Vernon Miss VernonLate Harris's house 84
Mr Richard Vernon HimselfAn Estate Underburrow 126
Mr Richard Vernon HimselfAn estate at Five Elms 84
Mr Richard Vernon HimselfA house and field1176
Mr Richard Vernon PollephantA house in Gaping Street 84
Mr Richard Vernon SnowA house in Gaping Street 42
James Matthews HimselfA house in Meeting Street 42
James Matthews Ann LessleyA house in Meeting Street 42
Mrs Joan Vernon HerselfA dwelling house 84
Mr C Wills HimselfA house in Gaping Street 84
Mr C Wills VacantA house in Meeting Street 42
Mr C Wills Halliday, etcA house in Meeting Street 42
Mr R E Tyrrell HimselfA dwelling house 84
John Wood HimselfA house in Cock Street 84
William Williams HimselfA house in New Street 42
Mr Thomas Wills MorrishA house in Cock Street 42
Mary Wickham HerselfA house in Market Street 42
Jane Williams TurnbullA house in Meeting Street 84
Jane Williams Elizabeth EvansA house in Market Street 42
 John Williams, painterHimselfA dwelling house 42
 George WilliamsHimselfA dwelling house 42
Late Mr Wilcocks's Norman, etc3 houses 42
Meeting Trust ShortA house in a Court 42
Meeting Trust William CookA house in a Court 42
Late George Watkins Fisher, etcA dwelling house 42
Ann Wills ShersellA dwelling house 42
Henry Williams HimselfA house in Gaping Street 84
 Mr William WrenHimselfA dwelling house 42
William WilliamsWirt(?)Man: SandersA dwelling house 42
Sums assessed on Officers      
William Penney  Officers1000
Peter Lang  Officers600
James Lang  Officers400
John Hooper  Officers200
Signed by us 2nd June 1824      
John MugfordAssessor     
William MillsAssessor     
We return Robert Yeoland and John Mugford to be collectors   
Allowed by us 2nd June 1824      
John Mugford      
William Mill      
P Walter[seal]     
James Bucke[seal]     
P Glubb[seal]