Norfolk: Aldeby - 1753-55 - Churchwardens' Rate


Aldeby raised money at various times, to either support its poor (from the Overseers' Rate) or to pay for other parish expenses (from the Churchwardens' Rate). This rate was levied on the occupiers (who may not have owned the land) and based upon the value of the property (which was usually a rental valuation). Both occupiers and owners are found living in and outside the parish.

For more information on these records see the Parish Accounts page.

This 1753-55 Norfolk Record Office document [with the reference PD 676/15 and microform MF 1825/582] is part of the Churchwardens' accounts book for 1738-1862.

Other accounts available

- Churchwardens' Accounts -        
Rates 1739-41 1753-55 1768-69 1788-90 1803-07
Payments 1738-41 1759-72 1776-86 1807-32  


[Transcription copyright © Mike Bristow]


Norfolk Aldeby Clavering Hundred

A Rate made by William Carpenter Senr and William Holland Churchwardens from Easter 1753 until Easter 1755. Rating at 3 pence in the pound.

Note that only the names of the ratepayers and the valuations have been transcribed and the rates payable have not (but these can either be deduced or found on the original).

[Occupiers Names] Value
  £ s
James Gowing for ye Hall 80
More for Shuckfords   2
Willm Carpenter Sener 18
More late Downings   4
More for Rudkins   4
Phillip Carpenter 40
More for Fisks   4
More for G Smith Lands   6
Edward Auston 54
More for Standly 17
Jno Palmer for his own 25
More for Stones 30
More late Young Bristoe   1
William Holland 55
More Late Kyes 12
Jno Watling 53
William Scotten 38
More for Loves Lands   6 10s
More for Bachildons 10
Charles Chalker 26
More for his part of Lady how 16
John Brierton 23
More for Capens Mash   1
Miles Borroughs for his Own   5
More for ye woodhouse   2
More Late Mobs   1
Benjamin Rison   3
More for Ladscor   4
More for Sharman Mash   3
William Becket   7
More for Ball__s   3
James Minister   7 10
Wiliam Orford 11
George Easter his own   5
More for Mr Fairwather 30
Jno Kye   2
Tho Woodderirooffe?   3
Tho Wright   7
Lawrance Mayhew 19
William Smith   1
William Calley   5
Reyner Late Windsdale   2
William Newstead   6
Robt Boult Late Mowses 10 10
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William Tennant   3
Miles Borroughs for his Mash Late Tennant   2
Jno Ayton for his own   3
William Carpenter for Butterfords   2
Jas Orford for ye folley   1
Gilbert Thompson   2
Robt Boult Late Liffin   1
James Hook   1
William Perse   2
Henry Mouser   7
The Out Setters  
Jno Fairwather for Lannum   4
Tho Pednall for Fullers Piece   1
More Late Chittleburgh   1
More Late Morley   1
Amos Alexander his Marshes 10
Mr Hutson & Jno Chittle for part of Lady how 13
Jno Last for Late Mores   8
Robt Scotten for Stones 20
Jno Last for Thornton   8
Edward Sharman   2



[End of Document]


  • In the other rate documents listed there are alternative spellings which appear to refer to the same people/places:- Capens/Capings/Capins, Chittle/Chittleburg(h)

See also the Aldeby parish page.

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December 2008