Norfolk: Aldeby - 1768-9 - 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 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 and is the rate for 1768-69.

Other accounts available

- Churchwardens' Accounts -    


[Transcription copyright © Mike Bristow]

A Rate made by Charles Chalker and Thomas Utton Churchwardens from Easter 1768 until Michals 1769. Rating at 6 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 Gowing80
More for Shuckfords  2
Will Carpenter for Racmens19
More late Downings  4
More for late Locks  5
Phillip Carpenter49
More for Fisks  4
More for Smiths Land  6
More for Mobes  8
More for Munfords  8
Mrs Holland & Benjn Boults Late67
Robt Scotton38
More for Loves Lands  6 10s
More for Batcaldors10
More for Stones20
Mrs Auston Philip Carpenter Jnr54
More for Standly17
John Fairweather30
Thomas Utton53
Charles Chalker26
More for Loves Lands  1 10s
More for Lady How16
Benjm Rising Jno Last Late30
More for Ladscor  4
More for Boult Both? _igns?  3
More for Sharmans Marsh  3
John Jones & Thomas Utton25
More for Briston  1
Isaac Carpenter18
More for Rudkins  4
More for Late Butterfints  1
Willm Orford11
John Orriss23
More for Fullers Land ?Out Setter?  6
More for Wrights Marsh  1
Thomas Wright  7
William Becket  7
More for Borles  3
James Minister  7 10
More for Jno Roope Esq his Marsh  1
More for the Wood House  2
Peter Boroughs and Marsh  7
James Downing  5
More for Lonons Land  2
Thomas Woodroof  3
Miles Gilbert  3
Mrs Ayton  3
James Orford  2
Gilbert Thompson  2
Henery Means  2
Willm Denton Robt Boast  1
[*James Gorbel*] ___n? Barrows?  1
James Hook  1
Robt Turner  2
Out Setters 
Mr Alexander18
Mr Glaspool13
Mr Boult10 10
Mr Last  8
Mr Nessland  4
Mr Disney  1
More for Fullers Land  1



[End of Document]


  • In the other rate documents listed there are alternative spellings which appear to refer to the same people/places:- Batcaldors/Bachelors, Borles/Ball__s, Boroughs/Borroughs/Burroughs, Briston/Bristoe, Butterfints/Butterfords, Capens/Capings, Chittle/Chittleburg, Lonons/Londons, Mobes/Mobsses, Munfords/Mundfords, Racmens/Rackhams, Rising/Rison
  • "[*----*]" was crossed out.

See also the Aldeby parish page.

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December 2008