Land Tax: 1767-68
This tax was based on the value of property etc. and paid by the owner or (sometimes) occupier according to their agreement. It started in 1692 and valuations are based on those done at this date.
For more information on these records see the Land Tax Assessments page.
This Norfolk Record Office document [with the reference C/SCD 2/28/1 1767 and also on microform] is one of the Norfolk Quarter Sessions Land Tax Assessments which are arranged by divisions this one being in Shropham Hundred.
Other accounts available
[Transcription copyright © Mike Bristow]
Assessment made by John Wick for raising the sum of Thirty Pounds six shillings for the year 1767 [at 3/- in the £ (of valuation)].
|Thomas Wright Esqr
|The Reverd Mr Wm Noriss
|| £ 7.11.6
The mark of John "x" Wick
[Seen and allowed by us]
[Signed] J Wright
[End of Document]
- Total valuation is £202.
- The "Yearly Assessment" column was not on the original and has been calculated from the "Quarterly Assessment" column.
- In other documents and transcriptions the following alternative spellings have been seen which appear to refer to the same people/places:-
- The Incumbent of Kilverstone from 8th Dec 1769 until September 1798 was the Revd Wm. Norris according to the "List of Norfolk Benefices" by "Dawson Turner" published in 1847. He was succeeded by Revd George Boldero.
See also the Kilverstone parish page.
These pages are for personal use only. They may not be copied, and the links within them may not be harvested for use on your own web pages. Please see the Copyright Notice.
Copyright © Mike Bristow.