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PARKHAM LAND TAX 1780

Transcribed by Elizabeth Glover Howard

County of Devon to wit for the parish of Parkham in the said County: An Assessment Made in Pursuance of an Act of Parliament passed in the Twentieth year of his Majestys Reign for granting and aid to his Majesty by a Land Tax to be Raised in Great Brittain for the service of the year 1780

Names of Proprietors Names of Occupiers £ S D  
             
The Revd Mr Swindale for the Rectory and Glebe Himself 17 18 5  
The Revd Mr Morrison for Part of Yeo Himself 5 13 11  
John Davie Esq for Halsbury Samuel Norman 14 14 7  
Do for Worden Do 3 5 5  
Do for late Snows Do 0 4 3 halfpenny
Do for Little Bulland Do 0 10 7  
Do for South Yeo Do 2 15 1  
Mr Thomas Saltern for Stone John Trott 5 18 2  
Richard Trimble for Bocomb Himself 5 9 10 halfpenny
Mr Carder for Hoopers Bocomb Richard Trimble 0 15 9 three farthings
Do for adjustment Do 1 0 3  
Jone Hamlin for spares Bocomb Joseph Broom   5 5 halfpenny
Grace Shortridge for her cottage Do   4 4  
Mr John Iron for Bableigh John Shutt 7 16 3 three farthings
Do for Venn Do 0 8 4 one farthing
Do for Pearses Broad Parkham William Nancekivell junr 3 3 6 halfpenny
Do for Harrises Parkham Town John Bate 1 8 1 halfpenny
Do for part of Bears Do 0 8 6  
Do for Palmers Ash Mary Pickerd 0 13 4  
Do for Hunnacotts Stone Abraham Clement 2 3 8  
Do for Smiths Cabbacott Do 2 17 11  
Do for Whitefields Broad Parkham Thomas Nancekivell 1 2 5  
Do for Linches John Squance 1 9 0  
Do for the North Lawford Do 0 10 9  
Do for the South Lawford Do 0 12 9 one farthing
Do for Hore hill John Hortop 1 6 1  
Do for Stabledons James Veal 0 12 10  
Do for Galsworthys Do 0 12 10  
Do for Waytown Richard Shortridge 2 16 2 halfpenny
Do for Heynes Cabbacott Dinnis Buckinham 2 2 3 halfpenny
Do for Bears Down John Hortop   14 1  
Richard Coffin Esq for Hawkes Holwill John Glover 1 10 10  
Do for Bears Do 1 0 7 halfpenny
Do for late Prestons Do 1 2 3  
Do for late Glovers Wordgate John Prance 1 18 3  
Do for late Brittans Wordgate William Pickerd senr 1 10 9  
Do for late Hortops Goldworthy William Lee 1 11 10  
Do for late Brittans Do 1 16 1 one farthing
Do for late Shaplyes Goldworthy John Peard 2 4 4  
Do for Drews Goldworthy Samuel Dark 1 5 6  
Mr Thomas Downing for West Goldworthy Himself 7 11 9  
John Hortop for Rices Northway Robert Nancekivell 1 13 10  
Do for Broad Parkham John Nancekivell 0 5 7 halfpenny
Mr John Husbands for Hordiland Mary Pickerd 1 9 8  
Do for Southcotts Do 2 2 4 halfpenny
Mary Pickerd for Fortiscues Ash Do 2 10 8  
Do for Gilberts Do 1 7 5 halfpenny
Do for Bonds Do 0 11 9  
Do for Welkamoor Do 0 12 9  
Do for Weeks Do 1 9 7  
Do for Kings Land Do 1 9 7  
Do for Steart Thomas Hortop 3 8 8  
Mrs Grace Hatherly for Stone Edward George 2 17 6 halfpenny
Do for Cabbacott Do 5 6 11  
Do for Dundridge Do 0 8 5 halfpenny
Danyel Pridham for Hawkes Stone George Austin 1 5 5  
Philip Sanders for Parkham Town John Bate 1 19 10  
Do for late Frys John Broom 0 4 4  
John Allin for Waytown nothing entered 2 15 1  
Mr John Saltern for Blindlake John Shutt 2 2 3  
Mr John Caddy for Bowden Himself 6 4 6 halfpenny
Do for Parkham Town John Hortop 6 2 6  
Thomas Jenn for Old Mill Himself 1 5 6 halfpenny
Charles Jenn for Jewills Goldworthy Ambros Pennington Tennet 0 12 7 three farthings
Mr Thomas Pridham for Tuckinmill Him Self 2 10 7 one farthing
John Prance for Strouds Wordgate Him Self 1 16 5 halfpenny
Mr Wm H Haywood for Higher Fox Down Him Self 1 5 3 halfpenny
Do for Lower Fox Down Do 0 18 8 halfpenny
Do for Pains Clift Do 0 8 6 halfpenny
Do for Hooper Holwill Do 2 10 11  
Do for Henhouse Do 1 5 4 halfpenny
Do for Hanger Wood Do 0 4 3 halfpenny
Do for late Benjn Ellises John Baglhole 0 4 3 halfpenny
Do for late Pickerds Steart John Lannell 0 9 6 farthing
Mr Hughish for Water Shutt Joseph Haywood 3 9 9  
Do for Elstons Do 2 4 4  
Do for Lendons Do 0 12 1 halfpenny
Do for Lowerd Wordgate William Pickerd senior 3 19 9  
Do for Perrins Do 0 13 11  
The Revd Mr Merrivell for Hametts Do 1 9 8  
William Pickerd for the two slews Do 2 19 8  
Do for Moles Hill Do 1 1 1  
William Nancekivell for Walters Him Self 2 2 3 farthing
Mr Thomas Cann for East Goldworthy Him Self 3 9 7 halfpenny
Do for the Poor Close adjustments Do 0 4 2 halfpenny
William Bayly for Water Shutt Him Self 1 5 7  
John Bayly for Water Shutt Him Self 1 7 11 farthing
Do for the Poors land John Bayly 0 8 6 fathing
John Hortop for Northway Him Self 1 18 4  
Grace Shutt for Broom Hill Philip Tar Drew 0 4 4  
Philip Tar Drew for Part of Bears Do 0 4 3 halfpenny
Elizabeth Lee for Robins nothing entered 0 11 10  
Do for Bankhall John Wellsford 0 7 4 halfpenny
John Prance for Kerswell Himself 2 10 10  
Do for the adjustment Do 1 10 10  
Do for the Moor Antorny Prance 1 13 8  
William Pickerd for Mulbury and Down HimSelf 7 14 0  
Do for Hollomoor Do 1 0 1 halfpenny
George Buck Esq for Sedborough Thomas Webster 19 1 3  
Do for the adjustments Do 0 8 5 halfpenny
Do for late Deans Steart Richard Veal 0 8 4  
Thomas Jewell for Peppercomb John Harris 1 5 10 halfpenny
Do for late Glovers Do 1 5 10 halfpenny
Do for Nicholls Do 0 19 1 halfpenny
James Downing for Flaxmans John Squance 1 14 2  
Charles Cully Esq for Nethercott John Nancekivell 2 10 9  
Do for Nethercotts Parks Do 0 4 6  
Do for Dannells Bocombs Do 2 6 5  
Ann Smith for Broad Parkham Do 2 11 6  
John Nancekivell for his Broad Parkham Do 3 5 5  
Thomas Short for his cottage Himself 0 4 4  
John Shutt for his cottage Richard Shutt 0 4 4  
James Veal for Chanters park Himself 0 0 3 halfpenny
John Dunn for Arnolds moor nothing entered 0 0 4  
    Total £255 1 5  
We Return for Collectors Samuel Norman 20 June 1780        
  John Peard Seen and Approved by        
    John Davie        
    Thos Saltren        
    Wm Cradock        

Brian Randell, 19 Dec 1999