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Declared Accounts: Civil List

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Calendar of Treasury Books, Volume 30, 1716. Originally published by Her Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1958.

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Civil List

DECLARED ACCOUNTS: CIVIL LIST: COFFERER OF THE HOUSEHOLD.

PIPE OFFICE: ROLL 1875 [E.351/1875].

No Audit Office Roll.

Francis, Earl Godolphin, Cofferer and Keeper of the Great Wardrobe of the Household.

1 October 1715 to 30 September 1716.

Charge. £ s. d. £ s. d.
Arrears: none, the Accountant being in Surplusage nil
Receipts: money had out of the Exchequer, by way of imprest:
by Privy Seal of 4 Nov., 1 George I
11,390 8 4
by Privy Seal of 28 Oct., 2 George I 16,663 11 8
further, by the same Privy Seal 47,788 18
75,842 18
money received of several persons within the time of this Account:
Anne Cabel, for three months to 31 Dec. 1715
2 10 0
Benjamin Morrett; same time 4 10 0
Sir Richard Steel; June 1715 10 0 0
Francis Enckwell, for ‘codds’ sold him 30 0 0
47 0 0
sales nil
total charge and receipts £75,889 18
Discharge.
Surplusage on the previous Account 18,685 13
expenses of the Household for diets and of the Stables:
bake-house
479 7 6
butlery and cellar 4,773 16 0
wardrobe 8,064 17 5
kitchen 29,192 17
purveyor's office or acatery 3,835 0
poultry 3,814 3 5
scullery 1,995 0
saucery 165 3
hall and chamber 1,244 17
stables 14,261 3 1
67 826 6
wages to several persons of the Household etc., not detailed 3,306 2 5
allowance for writing this Account 20 0 0
the Auditors' fee 30 0 0
paid to divers creditors for victuals and other extraordinaries of the Household and for extraordinaries of the Stables:
the Household at St. James's, October 1715
146 1 11½
ditto, ditto, November 1715 167 4
ditto, ditto, December 1715 312 1
extraordinaries of the Stables at Hampton Court, 1 Oct. to 31 Dec. 1715 32 9 10
the Household at St. James's, January 1715–16 211 17 3
ditto, ditto, February 1715–16 173 3 4
ditto, ditto, March 1715–16 298 15 10¼
the King's Maundy at Whitehall, 29 March 1716 102 4 10¼
extraordinaries of the Stables at Kensington, 1 Jan. to 31 March 1715–16 141 1 8
the Household at St. James's, April 1716 150 15
ditto, ditto, May 1716 172 6
ditto, ditto, June 1716 142 13
extraordinaries of the Stables at Hampton Court, 1 April to 30 June 1716 38 16 5
the King's voyage to Holland, July 1716 857 18
the Household at Hampton Court and St. James's, July 1716 168 13 11¾
ditto, ditto, August 1716 146 7 10¾
ditto, ditto, September 1716 396 3
entertainment of Haggi Sally, Ambassador of Tripoli, for 47 weeks from 3 Oct. 1715 to 27 Aug. 1716 740 0 0
extraordinaries of the Stables at Kensington, 1 July to 30 Sept. 1716 48 2 6
4,446 18
total payments and allowances £94,315 1
and so this Accountant is in Surplusage
Declared 9 July, 3 George I.
18,425 3

DECLARED ACCOUNTS: CIVIL LIST: TREASURER OF THE CHAMBER.

AUDIT OFFICE: BUNDLE 410, ROLL 152 [A.O.1/410/152].

Charles Bodville, Earl of Radnor, Treasurer of the Chamber.

25 December 1715 to 25 December 1716.

Charge. £ s. d.
Arrears: remaining in the Accomptant's hands on the foot of his last Accompt 17 9
Receipts: Michaelmas term, 2 George I, in part of 50,000l. by Privy Seal of 20 Dec., 1 George I 2,188 7 6
Easter term, 2 & 3 George I, in full of the same 16,864 0 0
the same term, in part of 50,000l. by Privy Seal of 20 June, 2 George I 11,330 19
Michaelmas term, 3 George I, in further part of the same 18,401 14
(total Receipts 48,784l. 11s.d.)
total charge and receipts £48,802 0 3
Discharge. £ s. d.
Annual allowances to the several Officers of the Household:
Serjeant Trumpeter; John Shore, 1¼ years to Michaelmas 1716
125 0 0
Musicians; John Eccless, Master of the King's Musick, same time, 250l.; 24 Musicians and an Instrument-keeper, same time, 1,250l. 1,500 0 0
Clockmaker and Watchmaker; Joseph Antram, at 200l. per an. to Ladyday 1716, then at 300l. per an. to Michaelmas 1716 300 0 0
the Jewel-house; Lord Guernsey, Master to 25 Feb. 1715–16, and James Brudnall, succeeding him, to Michaelmas 1716, 62l. 10s.; Roger Sedgwick, Clerk, 1¼ years to Michaelmas 1716, 16l. 13s. 4d.; Edward Pauncefort, Yeoman, same time 133l. 8s. 9d.; and Edward Yarley, Groom, same time 131l. 15s. 5d. 344 7 6
Mole-taker; Thomas Turner, same time 10 2 1
Rat-killer; Samuel Stubbs, same time 60 4 2
Coffer-bearers; Michael Woolrich and Matthew Mounsey, same time 68 8 9
ten Grooms of the Chamber, same time 500 0 0
forty Messengers of the Chamber, same time 2,250 0 0
Clerks of the Checque; William Sharpe, same time; Thomas Atterbury, to 7 Sept. 1715 and James Barbon, his successor, to Michaelmas 1716 249 7 6
Gentlemen Usher Daily Waiter Assistant; Charles Dalton, to 2 Aug. 1715, and Mark Anthony Saurin, his successor, to Michaelmas 1716 83 6 8
the Office of Treasurer of the Chamber; this Accomptant, 1¼ years to Michaelmas 1716, 586l. 15s.; John Holbetch, his Deputy, 1 Aug. 1714 to Michaelmas 1716, 107l. 9s.d.; the Executors of William Vanbrugh, Comptroller, Midsummer 1715 to 18 Nov. 1716 the day of his death, 209l. 1s.d. 903 5 4
House-keeper at Whitehall; Piercy Kirke, 1¼ years to Michaelmas 1716 812 10 0
Keeper of the Standing Wardrobe at Whitehall; Daniel Child, same time 250 0 0
Keeper of the Standing Wardrobe at Windsor Castle; Thomas Hall, same time 200 0 0
Keeper of the Standing Wardrobe at St. James's; Thomas Hutton, same time 137 10 0
Underhousekeeper at Hampton Court; Somerset English, same time 400 0 0
Keeper of the Privy Lodgings at Hampton Court; Richard Marriot, same time 250 0 0
Housekeeper of Windsor Castle; Theodore Randue, same time 400 0 0
Officers of the Removing Wardrobe at Whitehall; the Hon. Grey Maynard, Yeoman, same time, 287l. 10s.; Thomas Taylor and Charles Chester Eyres, Grooms, same time, 325l.; Kendall Heron, Thomas Williams and Charles Lucas, Pages, 375l. 987 10 0
Groom Porter; Thomas Archer, same time 687 10 0
Physicians, Apothecaries and Surgeons; Sir John Shadwell, Principal Physician, at 400l. per an. to Ladyday 1716 and at 300l. per an. to Michaelmas 1716, 450l.; Dr. Tancred Robinson, another, at 300l. per an. from Ladyday 1716, 150l.; Dr. George Lewis Tessier, another, at 200l. per an. from 5 March 1715–16, 111l. 10s. 9d.; James Chase, Apothecary to the King's person at 160l. per an., 1¼ years to Michaelmas 1716, 200l.; Daniel Malthus, another, at 320l. 5s. per an., same time, 400l. 6s. 3d.; William Jones, Apothecary to the Household, at 106l. 13s. 4d., same time, 133l. 6s. 8d.; Claudius Amyand, Principal and Serjeant Surgeon, at 396l. 13s. 4d. per an. for 1½ years to Michaelmas 1716, 595l.; Ambrose Dickins, Serjeant Surgeon, same rate, 1¼ years to same time 495l. 16s. 8d.; Will Gardiner, Surgeon to the Household, year to Midsummer 1716, 280l. and Thomas Bates, his successor, to Michaelmas 1716, 70l. 2,886 0 4
Locksmith; Thomas Churchill, 1¼ years to Michaelmas 1716 22 16 3
Secretary to the Lord Chamberlain of the Household; Sir John Stanley, bt., same time 75 0 0
Elizabeth Battersby, for rent of the passage into Channel Row, same time 4 7 6
Strewer of the Herbs; Alice Bill, same time 30 0 0
Poet Laureate; Nahum Tate, to 31 July 1715, 9l. 10s.d.; Nicholas Rowe, his successor, to Michaelmas 1716, 115l. 9s.d. 125 0 0
Joiner of the Privy Chamber; John Howard, same time 24 9 7
Court Drummer; John Clothier, same time 30 0 0
Clerk of the Robes and Wardrobes; William Vanhuls, same time 200 0 0
Housekeeper and Wardrobe Keeper at Kensington; Henry Lowman, same time 125 0 0
Repairer of the Pictures; Peter Walton, same time 250 0 0
the Gamekeeper; the Duke of St. Albans, for the wages of the seven Gamekeepers of Bucks., Berks., Richmond, Hampton Court, Cockham and Bray, at 30l. per an. each, for three quarters to Ladyday 1716, and 10l. each for their liveries for 1716 227 10 0
Housekeeper at Somerset House; Thomas Hutton, 1¼ years to Michaelmas 1716 125 0 0
Gardener at Somerset House; the Administratrix of Thomas Baddiley at 50l. per an. for half a year and 52 days to 15 Feb. 1715–16 and Reuben Borer, his successor, to Michaelmas 1716 62 10 0
Underhousekeeper at St. James's; Edward Browne, 1¼ years to Michaelmas 1716, 75l.; with more for half a year for looking after the King's Apartment when the Court does not reside there at 40l. per an.; for half-year to same time 95 0 0
Embellisher of the King's letters to Eastern Princes; Thomas Brand, 1¼ years to Michaelmas 1716 75 0 0
Master of the Buckhounds; the Earl of Cardigan, at 2,341l. per an., 24 June 1715 to 11 July 1715 108 12
Historiographer Royal; Thomas Maddox, 1¼ years to Michaelmas 1716 250 0 0
Gentlemen of the Chapel Royal; Thomas Baker and Thomas Edwards, in lieu of three deer yearly, for the season 1716 20 0 0
Barber; Claudius Amyand, at 170l. per an., 1 Aug. 1714 to Michaelmas 1716 368 0
Master of the Game at Newmarket; the Earl of Orford, half year to Michaelmas 1716 30 0 0
Principal Painter; Sir Godfrey Kneller, bt. 100 0 0
Yeoman of the Revels; Thomas Mattock, same time 23 5 10
Clerk of the Chamberlain of the Household; John Evans, same time 15 0 0
the King's Body Guard; the Earl of Uxbridge, Captain, at 1,000l. per an., 24 June 1715 to 25 Sept. 1715, and the Earl of Derby, his successor, to Michmas 1716, 1,250l.; the Administratrix of Chiverton Charlton, Lieutenant, at 500l. per an., 1¼ years to Michaelmas 1716, 625l.; Thomas Wyndham, Ensign, at 300l. per an., same time, 375l.; Francis Clerk, Clerk of the Checque, at 150l. per an., from Midsummer 1715 to 16 Feb. 1715–16 and William Wood, his successor, to Michaelmas 1716, 187l. 10s.; John Big, Exempt, same rate, 1¼ years to same time, 187l. 10s.; John Capell, Francis Clerk and Thomas Whitmore, Corporals, same rate each, same time, 562l. 10s.; 100 Yeomen at 39l. 11s. 3d. each, same time, 4,945l. 6s. 3d. 8,132 16 3
sixteen Yeomen Ushers, Hangers and Bedgoers, same time 200 0 0
Pensionary Yeoman; Thomas Smith, same time 18 15 0
Master of the Barges; John Hill, 1½ years to Xmas 1716 150 0 0
48 Watermen, same time 225 0 0
two Pensionary Watermen, same time; ten other Pensionary Watermen, three quarters to same time 32 16 3
the King's Alms; Dr. Robert Cannon, Sub-Almoner, for daily alms and the Poor at the Gate, 719l., and for the Royal Maundy, 400l. 1,119 0 0
25,670 1
payments made upon particular Warrants for services not provided for by the Establishment etc.:
William Lowen, senior, for keeping 30 couple of buckhounds, servants and horses at 600l. per an., 11 July 1715 to Ladyday 1716; more for keeping 20 couple of buckhounds extraordinary at 3d. a day each hound, Xmas 1714 to same time; by Royal Sign Manual of 13 April 1716
652 12 11
Capt. Thomas Scott of the York for fitting up the Romney man of war for the reception of the King of Sicily; by like Warrant of 7 May 1716 612 1 9
John Hudson, Robert Armitage, William Lowen, senior and junior, Yeoman Prickers at 30l. per an. each, 11 July 1715 to Michaelmas 1716; William Lowen, Huntsman, for keeping 30 couple of buckhounds, servants and horses at 600l. per an., Ladyday to Michaelmas 1716 and for keeping 20 buckhounds extraordinary at 3d. a day each, Midsummer quarter 1716; Roger Webb, Harbourer, at 20l. per an. from 11 July 1715 to Ladyday 1716; the said Roger Webb and John Webb, two Harbourers at 40l. per an. each, Ladyday to Michaelmas 1716; by the Prince of Wales's Warrant (as Guardian of the Kingdom) of 1 Oct. 1716 785 16
Sir Godfrey Kneller, the King's Principal Painter, at 200l. per an., 11 July 1715 to Ladyday 1716; by like Warrant of same date 157 16 2
Edward, Earl of Orford, Master of the Game at Newmarket, at 60l. per an., 24 Oct. 1715 to Ladyday 1716; by like warrant of 19 Nov. 1716 25 3 0
the Lady Frances Keightly, as of the Royal Bounty, at 400l. per an., 1¼ years to Michaelmas 1716; by Royal Sign Manual of 23 Feb. 1714–15 500 0 0
2,733 10
payments made under Warrants of the Privy Council:
John Gauntlett, Underkeeper of the Council Records, for stationery etc., year to Xmas 1715, 90l.; and for binding etc. four large Council books, 8l.
98 0 0
the Executrix of Robert Gregson, for his attendance as servant to the Privy Council for 8 months to his death, 25 Aug. 1715, at 40 marks per an., 17l. 15s.d.; and for removing the Council plate and books to and from the Cockpit to St. James's, 6l. 13s. 4d.; and to Edward Dickinson, the present servant, for four months to 25 Dec. 1715, 8l. 17s.d. and for removing the plate, 3l. 6s. 8d. 36 13 4
Robert Harmsworth and Edward Salter, two Keepers of the Council Chamber, for disbursements; year to Xmas 1715 20 0 0
154 13 4
payments made on bills for stationery ware delivered to the Principal Secretaries of State; William Churchill and Edward Castle, Stationers in Ordinary, for stationery for the Lord Viscount Townshend, for Mr. Secretary Stanhope and (to 5 Aug. 1715 only) for the Duke of Montrose 1,567 5 3
payments made on Warrants signed by the Chamberlain of the Household, approved by Warrants under the Royal Sign Manual etc.:
Sir Godfrey Kneller, for drawing twelve pictures of the King, one each for Lord Stairs, Col. Hunter, Col. Hamilton, Col. Shute, Edward Wortley and one of three quarters for Mr. Boite, painter in enamel, one for the Castle and one for the Town Hall of Dublin, one each for Baron Wrisberg, the Earl of Halifax, the Lord Cadogan and Mr. Pit
612 15 0
Sir William Oldes, Gentleman Usher of the Black Rod, for attendance on the House of Peers, 164 days from 17 March 1714–15 and 158 days from 9 Jan. 1715–16 107 6 8
John Incledon, Housekeeper of Westminster Palace, for himself and six labourers, Midsummer 1715 to Michaelmas 1716 191 15 0
Grey Maynard, Yeoman of the Removing Wardrobe, for washing sheets and pillow cases, 1 Aug. 1714 to Midsummer 1716 287 0 6
Thomas Williams, Page of ditto, for disbursements, 1 June 1715 to 20 Oct. 1716 38 19 6
Somerset English, for lodging of Chaplains-in-Waiting at Hampton Court, 25 July to 27 Oct. 1716 26 0 0
Thomas Archer, Groom-porter, for providing hearths, etc. for the Princess's apartments, etc. 158 0 8
John Holbeche, Clerk in the Treasury of the King's Chambers, Midsummer 1715 to Midsummer 1716 12 0 0
Andrew Trebec, Clerk, for reading prayers at St. James's Chapel, 1 Aug. 1714 to 1 Aug. 1716 30 0 0
John Lenton, Groom of the Vestry of the Chapel Royal, for utensils for cleaning the said Chapel, Ladyday 1715 to Ladyday 1716 10 0 0
John Eccless, Master of the King's Musick, for compositions for New Year's Day 1715–16 and for the King's Birthday in 1716 22 0 0
John Walsh, Instrument-maker in Ordinary, for mending and stringing musical instruments etc. in 1715 13 14 0
Timothy Goodwin, stationer, for lists of Lent Preachers and for stationery ware for the Lord Chamberlain's Office 29 17 6
Samuel Stubs, Ratkiller in Ordinary, for destroying vermin, Ladyday 1715 to Michaelmas 1716 86 17 0
Thomas Gethyn and John Duncombe, two Children of the Chapel Royal, whose voices are changed 40 0 0
Alice Habberley, necessary woman, for cleaning the Bedchamber, Little Drawing Room, Great Drawing Room and Council Chamber at St. James's, 1 Aug. 1714 to 1 Aug. 1716 124 15 0
Jane Spencer, ditto, for cleaning the German Chancery Room there, same time 64 0 0
Sarah Peach, ditto, for cleaning the Old Council Chamber, Ball Room and passage leading to the Chapel there, same time 56 0 0
Katharine Chaddick, ditto, for cleaning the King's Backstairs and the Backstairs at St. James's, same time 46 0 0
John Tonsey, for a pair of kettle drums for the Third Troop of Horse Guards 14 0 0
John Vandinande, for the like for the First Troop of ditto 14 0 0
Christopher Shrider, Organ-maker, for mending the organs in the chapels at St. James's and Whitehall, and for providing an organ for the Coronation 48 0 0
Benjamin Bedford, upholsterer, for rent of a house in Pall Mall hired for the Czar of Moscovy's Minister, half year to 30 Jan. 1715–16 and three quarters to 30 Oct. 1716, and for additional charges 582 13 0
Elizabeth Bridges, for rent of a furnished house for the Commissaries to settle the Treaty of Commerce between Great Britain and France, 1 Aug. 1714 to 8 Feb. 1714–15 112 9 9
the Lord Masham, for brass locks etc. left in his lodgings at St. James's and Kensington, and for fees etc. 66 16 6
the Executor of Dr. Harel for chests of drawers etc. left in his lodgings as above 31 3 0
John Loftus, barge-builder, for mending and repairing barges and oars, 15 Sept. 1714 to 11 Oct. 1715 8 13 6
Christopher Hill, Master of the Barges, for services, Xmas 1714 to 6 Dec. 1715 and Xmas 1715 to 7 Dec. 1716 610 7 6
3,445 4 1
payments to the Messengers of the Chamber for their bills of services:
Thomas Beake, Thomas Bowman, John Bill, William Browne, John Brighter, George Clark, Joseph Chance, George Collins, Elias Chalke, Daniel Chandler, Anthony Dagley, Edward Davis, Peter John Du Commun, George Fry, Edward Gibbs, George Gordon, John Hutchins, Richard Hayward, Charles Kenge, Enoch Motteram, Thomas Newlyn, Peter Newlyn, Thomas Nightingale, Thomas Over, William Parker, William Plommer, John Pulleine, Thomas Roberts, Valentine Randal, Richard Sharman, Thomas Smith, Joseph Smith, William Squire, Francis Sawyer, John Turner, Nathan Willcocks, John Warren
15,620 19 0
(total for payments under the Royal Sign Manual or upon Warrants etc. as above 23,521l. 12s. 10¼d.)
ordinary allowances: the Lord Chief Baron of the Exchequer 3l. 6s. 8d.; Thomas Foley, for the Auditor's fee 73l. 6s. 8d.; this Accomptant, for necessaries etc. 6l. 13s. 4d. 83 6 8
total payments and allowances £49,275 1 4
and so the Accomptant is in Surplusage
Declared 3 July 1718.
473 1 1

DECLARED ACCOUNTS: CIVIL LIST: MASTER OF THE ROBES.

PIPE OFFICE: ROLL 2847 [E.351/2847].

AUDIT OFFICE: BUNDLE 2055, ROLL 40 [A.O.1/2055/40].

William, Earl Cadogan, Master of the King's Robes.

1 August 1714 to 25 March 1721.

See Volume XXIX of this Calendar, p. clxii.

DECLARED ACCOUNTS: CIVIL LIST: MASTER OF THE HORSE.

AUDIT OFFICE: BUNDLE 1446, ROLL 29 [A.O.1/1446/29].

Conyers D'Arcy and Francis Negus, Commissioners for executing the Office of the Master of the Horse.

29 September 1715 to 25 March 1717.

Charge. £ s. d.
Arrears: none, this being these Accomptants' first Accompt of this Service nil
Receipts: money had out of the Exchequer:
Michaelmas term, 2 Geo. I, by General Writ of Privy Seal of 29 Sept. 1714 and Royal Sign Manual of 10 Feb. 1715–16, 2 George I
900 0 0
Easter term, 2 & 3 George I, by the same Privy Seal and Royal Sign Manual of 14 April 1716, 2 George I 1,300 0 0
the same term, by ditto and Royal Sign Manual of 11 June 1716, 2 George I 1,300 0 0
the same term, by ditto and Royal Sign Manual of 20 Aug. 1716, 3 George I 1,700 0 0
Michaelmas term, 3 George I, by ditto and Royal Sign Manual of 5 Dec. 1716, 3 George I 2,000 0 0
the same term, by ditto and Royal Sign Manual of 13 Feb. 1716–17, 3 George I 1,300 0 0
Easter term, 3 & 4 George I, by ditto and Royal Sign Manual of 8 April 1717, 3 George I 1,300 0 0
the same term by ditto and Royal Sign Manual of 8 July 1717, 3 George I 3,099 6 5
total charge and receipts £12,899 6 5
Discharge.
Payments to tradesmen and others for materials, work and necessaries for the Stables, detailed but without names (except that of Col. Fielding, for a rich chariot bought of him) 2,517 10 0
payments for liveries of servants belonging to the Stables 3,503 19 6
payments for providing a rich state coach for the King 2,992 2 0
hire of coaches and horses upon extraordinary occasions, viz.: to carry the Tripoli Ambassador to Windsor, to attend the King on his return to England in January 1716–17, and to attend the King at Newmarket 763 18 6
purchase of horses as presents for the King's service, detailed, viz.: eight horses for the King of Prussia; six ‘padds’ for the Queen of Spain; eight saddle horses for the King's stables; horses and mares bought for the King's stud; eighteen coach-horses and mares for the King's service; also the charge of transporting the horses sent to the King of Prussia and to the Queen of Spain 2,897 6 1
money paid as the King's gift, in lieu of Plates to winners of horse races at Newmarket, Guilford, York, Humblestone in Yorkshire, and Lincoln 760 12 6
annual allowances and contingencies, detailed:
annual allowances (including 213l. 14s. for Exchequer fees and 30l. to Edward Harley for the Auditor's fee)
583 2 0
contingencies 333 16 10
total payments and allowances 14,352 7 5
and so the Accomptant is in Surplusage
Declared 16 July 1720.
1,453 1 0

DECLARED ACCOUNTS: CIVIL LIST: WORKS.

AUDIT OFFICE: BUNDLE 2448, ROLL 150 [A.O.1/2448/150].

Charles Dartiquenave, Paymaster of the King's Works and Buildings.

31 December 1715 to 31 December 1716.

Charge. £ s. d.
Arrears: remaining in the Accomptant's hands upon the end of his last Accompt 5,853 7
Receipts: money imprested out of the Exchequer:
Michaelmas term, 3 George I, in part of 20,000l. towards the late Queen's arrears, by General Writ of Privy Seal of 29 Sept. 1714, and Sign Manual of the Prince of Wales of 31 Dec. 1716, 3 George I
11,109 1
the same term, in further part of 40,000l. by Privy Seal of 11 Oct. 1716, 3 George I 7,090 17
Easter term, 3 & 4 George I, in further part of the same 7,697 12
Michaelmas term, 4 George I, in further part of the same 14,705 12 10½
(total receipts 40,603l. 4s.d.)
total charge and receipts £46,456 11
Discharge. £ s. d.
Payments for works and repairs at the following places:
the Tower of London:
emptions etc.
208 9
carriage of provisions and rubbish 18 3 6
wages; masons at 2s. 9d. a day; carpenters at 2s. 6d. a day; paviors at 1s. 10d. and 2s. 9d. a day; bricklayers at 1s. 8d., 2s. 6d. and 2s. 9d. a day; labourers at 1s. 8d. and 2s. 2d. a day; and to Thomas Kynaston, Clerk of the Works, 71l. 17s. 327 14 5
554 7
the Palace at Whitehall:
emptions etc.
2,887 9 2
Deborah Reding, for cartage 208 14 10
wages; masons, carpenters and joiners at 2s. 6d. a day; bricklayers at 1s. 8d. and 2s. 6d. a day; labourers at 1s. 8d., 2s. and 2s. 2d. a day; Nicholas Hawksmore, Clerk of the Works, 161l. 11s. 10d. 850 3 0
rewards; Henry Wise, for opening etc. the common sewers and sluices from the Thames to the canal in St. James's Park; John Peryear, for lighting the lamps and ringing the workmen's bell; Robert Bedoe, for opening and shutting the doors after the workmen; Langley Bradley, for care of the clock in Scotland Yard; Mansel Bennet, for winding the clock etc.; Leonard Woodeson, for measuring the work in fitting up the New Lottery Office in Leadenhall Street; Thomas Kynaston, for the like at Hampton Court 70 1 0
4,016 8 0
the Palace at St. James's:
emptions etc.
2,029 12 10½
Deborah Reding, for clearing and carting of rubbish 241 6 0
wages; masons and joiners at 2s. 6d. a day; labourers at 1s. 8d. a day 21 10 0
taskwork; George Clayfeild, for repairing the thatching of the great icehouse in St. James's Park 25 15 6
rewards; Edward Browne, Underhousekeeper, for opening doors etc.; Mansel Bennet, for winding the clock etc.; Thomas Woodstock, for watching against fire; George Clayfeild, for watering the Great Court etc. 52 17 6
2,371 1 10½
the Old Palace at Westminster:
emptions etc.
422 0
Deborah Reding, for cartage of rubbish etc. 33 7 0
wages; masons, joiners, carpenters and a plasterer, at 2s. 6d. a day; labourers at 1s. 8d. and 2s. 2d. a day 90 17 0
rewards; Deborah Reding, for looking after the flap at the King's Bridge to prevent the tide from overflowing; Thomas Smith, for pumping the water etc. 6 18 0
553 2
Denmark House:
emptions etc.
769 13
Deborah Reding, for carriage of timber etc. and for cartage of rubbish etc. and for cleaning gutters etc. 31 13 10
wages; carpenters at 2s. 6d. a day; joiners at 2s. 9d. a day; labourers at 1s. 8d. and 2s. 2d. a day; Thomas Kynaston, Clerk of the Works, 67l. 15s. 9d. 197 18 11
rewards; Thomas Hutton, for opening doors etc.; Thomas Kynaston, for measuring work at Whitehall, St. James's and Westminster; for New River water; Mansel Bennet, for winding the clock etc.; Thomas Kynaston for ditto 48 17 6
1,048 3
Winchester:
emptions etc.
13 16 1
wages: carpenters at 2s. 6d. a day; plumbers at 2s. 10d. a day; labourers at 1s. 8d. and 2s. 2d. a day; Leonard Woodeson, Clerk of the Works, 63l. 7s. 6d. 142 3 10
155 19 11
Newmarket:
emptions, etc.
28 18
rewards; Andrew Jelfe, for measuring the Royal Gardens at St. James's, Kensington and Hampton Court etc. nil
wages; labourers at 1s. 8d. and 2s. 2d. a day; Andrew Jelfe, Clerk of the Works, 41l. 3s. 6d. and for riding charges 16l. 7s. 3d. and for coming to the Office 12l., and for candles etc. 28l. 18s. 155 4 7
184 2 10½
rewards:
Andrew Jelfe, for measuring at several of the Royal Palaces
12 8 0
Hampton Court House and Gardens:
emptions, etc.
1,311 1
Charles Fysher, for land and water carriage 385 15
wages; bricklayers and carpenters at 3s. and 2s. 6d. a day; joiners at 2s. 6d. a day; masons at 1s. 10d. and 2s. 9d. a day; plumbers at 2s. 6d. a day; labourers at 1s. 8d. and 2s. 2d. a day; Thomas Fort, Clerk of the Works, 114l. 10s. 7d. 929 12
rewards; Langley Bradley, for winding up and setting the great Zodiacal Clock; Robert Hargreave, for ditto; Charles Fisher, for attendance at the laying of the pipes from Comb-park to Hampton Court and for ferrying the workmen across the Thames; Richard Marriot, for opening doors; Samuel English, for ditto etc. 37 16 0
the gardens:
emptions etc.
283 2 8
Charles Fisher, for cartage etc. 80 3 6
wages; labourers at 1s. 8d. a day; Thomas Fort, Clerk of the Works, for keeping the accompts and for travelling charges; Thomas Simpson for cutting of weeds in the Thames and for mending the pipes 117 7 4
3,144 17 8
Kensington Palace and Gardens:
emptions etc.
960 17 1
cartage etc. 105 1 0
wages; bricklayers and carpenters at 3s. and 2s. 6d. a day; plumbers at 2s. 10d. a day; joiners at 2s. 6d. a day; labourers at 2s. 2d. and 1s. 8d. a day; Henry Joynes, Clerk of the Works, 41l. 3s. 6d. and for travelling charges, 14l. and for candles, 65l. 11s. 1d. 389 16 7
rewards; Henry Powell and Edward Arnold, for opening doors etc.; Mansel Bennet, for winding up the clock etc.; Henry Joynes, for ditto and for measuring the King's private road to Fulham; John Rowley, Master of the Mechanicks, for repairing the engines 104 17 6
Kensington Gardens:
emptions etc.
172 15 11½
wages; carpenters at 3s. and 2s. 6d. a day; labourers at 1s. 8d. a day; Henry Joynes, Clerk of the Works, for taking the accompts, 18l. 6s. 52 3 6
1,785 11
Windsor Castle:
emptions etc.
862 8
John Bailey, for cartage 14 4 0
wages etc.; joiners at 3s., 2s. 9d. and 2s. 6d. a day; masons at 2s. 8d. a day, carpenters at 2s. 6d. a day; sawyers at 2s. 3d. a day; labourers at 2s. 2d., 2s., 1s. 8d. and 1s. 6d. a day; Thomas Rowland, Clerk of the Works, 41l. 3s. 6d. and for travelling charges 12l. 12s. and for candles etc. 37l. 17s. 323 11 7
rewards; Sir Christopher Wren, Comptroller of the Works at Windsor, at 2s. a day for 33 days to 2 Feb. 1715–16 and John Ball, Surveyor, ditto, 3l. 6s. each; Mansel Bennet, for winding up the clock etc., 7l. 8s. 14 0 0
Windsor Castle Gardens:
emptions
8 16 9
Henry Wise; half year to Xmas 1716 80 0 0
1,303 0 11¼
Hampton Court Mews:
emptions etc., 31 March 1715 to 28 Feb. 1715–16
124 13 10
St. James's Mews:
emptions etc., 31 March 1715 to 28 Feb. 1715–16
257 11
the Mews near Charing Cross:
emptions etc.
740 17 10¾
Deborah Reding, for carriage 46 16 2
wages; labourers at 2s. 2d. and 1s. 8d. a day; Leonard Woodeson and Thomas Ripley, successively Clerks of the Works, 92l. 18s. 6d. 341 1 10
1,128 15 10¾
the Savoy:
emptions etc.
223 15 3
Deborah Reding, for cartage 14 4 0
wages; labourers at 1s. 8d. a day; Leonard Woodeson, Clerk of the Works, 37l. 11s. 6d.; Thomas Ripley, labourer in trust, at 2s. 2d. a day; 69l. 6s. 8d. and for candles etc., 5l. 17s. 6d. 121 10 8
359 9 11
(total for the above works etc. 16,999l. 14s.d.)
fees, wages and entertainment:
wages and entertainments of the Officers of the Works:
Sir Christopher Wren, late Surveyor of the Works
320 19 0
Sir John Vanburgh, Comptroller of the Works 158 12 0
the same, as Surveyor of the Gardens etc. 400 0 0
Charles Dartiquenave, Paymaster of the Works 149 9 0
Benjamin Jackson, master mason 117 0 0
Christopher Wren and John Mercer, successively Clerks Ingrosser 51 17 0
John Hopson, purveyor 65 11 6
John Hopson, master joiner 27 9 0
David Lance, master plasterer 36 12 0
Thomas Hues, master bricklayer 36 12 0
Nicholas Hawksmore, Secretary to the Board of Works 100 0 0
Leonard Woodeson, Clerk to the same 45 15 0
Thomas Kynaston, Clerk to the Comptroller 45 15 0
Andrews Jelf, Clerk Itinerant 50 0 0
Thomas Robinson, smith 6 16 6
1,612 8 0
riding charges 228 8 8
fees and other allowances:
the Officers of the Removing Wardrobe
12 0 0
the Officers and Clerks of the Works at Xmas 17 2 0
this Accomptant for paper, etc. 23 12 6
the Officers of the Works for their monthly meetings 24 0 0
the Officers etc. of the Exchequer 30 0 0
Thomas Foley for the Auditor's fee 140 0 0
the Lord Chief Baron of the Exchequer 2 0 0
248 14 6
(total for fees etc. 2,089l. 11s. 2d.)
money paid to several artificers and others pursuant to sundry Warrants:
for fitting up the Whitehall lodgings of Edmund Dunch, Master of the Household; by Treasury Warrant of 5 Sept. 1715
594 1
for erecting the scaffold or Court of Judicature in Westminster Hall; by like Warrant of 15 Dec. 1715 891 7
for making a staircase to the young Princesses' apartment; by like Warrant of 27 May 1715 37 8 5
for fitting up the little Kitchen under the young Princesses' New Wardrobe and in making a necessary house in the Pheasant Court; by like Warrant of 4 Aug. 1715 47 15 10½
for making new buildings in the apartments of the Princess of Wales; by two like Warrants of 23 July 1715 and 8 Aug. 1716 686 15 10
for erecting a new building in the Pheasant Court for the young Princesses and for making several accommodations in the Royal Nursery and for making presses etc. in the young Princesses' apartment; by like Warrant of 8 Aug. 1716 805 7
for repairing the stairs on the left hand the ‘Terras’ in Whitehall to the Thames etc.; by like Warrant of 23 July 1715 98 19 [0]
for making presses etc. for preserving the Records in the Signet Office at Whitehall; by like Warrant of 4 Jan. 1715 91 17 4
for extraordinary paving before the Horse Guards at Whitehall and at Somerset House; by like Warrant of 4 July 1715 226 0 10½
for making a closet etc. in the Princess's apartments at Hampton Court and for repairs at the Lord Chamberlain's lodgings there; by like Warrant of 18 June 1715 58 5
for repairs at the Master of the Horse's lodgings at Hampton Court; by like Warrant of 11 July 1715 54 11
for fitting up lodgings for the Clerk of the Works at Kensington; by like Warrant of 4 Aug. 1715 82 18 7
for repairing the removing scaffold used in cutting the high trees; by like Warrant of 11 July 1715 21 9 0
for making new dens for the lions etc. in the Tower and repairing old ones; by like Warrant of 18 Jan. 1715–16 124 19
for repairing the lodgings of the Comptroller of the Household at Hampton Court; by two like Warrants of 4 Aug. 1715 and 10 March 1715–16 348 7
for repairing and fitting up Madam Kilmanseck's apartment at St. James's and also for whitewashing, painting and cleaning the King's own apartments there; by like Warrant of 20 Aug. 1716 1,341 15 1
Henry Wise, gardener, for looking after 140 acres of the King's gardens and plantations; year to Xmas 1716; under Royal Sign Manual of 5 Jan. 1714–15 2,800 0 0
the same for looking after eight more acres added thereto; 1½ years to Xmas 1716; by Warrant of the Prince of Wales, then Guardian of the Kingdom, of 10 Sept. 1715 240 0 0
the same for looking after the slopes and divisions on the north and south sides of Windsor Castle etc., including wages to a mole-catcher; 1 June 1715 to 30 June 1716; by Treasury Warrant of 2 Oct. 1716 173 6 8
Anthony Vernutty, for the lamps at Westminster Hall etc. ordered for the Sessions of the Houses of Parliament, for the Queen's Funeral and for the King's Coronation; by Treasury letter of 23 July 1716 509 2 11½
Michael Studholme and William Watkins, Surveyors of the King's private roads, for repairing the private road to Fulham; pursuant to an estimate and three Treasury letters 909 2 9
Robert Bedoe, for street cleaning before Whitehall, from Denham Buildings in Great Scotland Yard to King Street, Westminster; year to Xmas 1716; by Warrant of the Prince of Wales, then Guardian of the Kingdom, of 25 Aug. 1716 100 0 0
Charles Dartiquenave, this Accomptant, for his additional allowance; year to 31 Dec. 1716; by Royal Sign Manual of 9 May 1715 100 0 0
(total paid under the above Warrants 10,343l. 12s.d.)
Exchequer fees 177 0
total payments and allowances £29,609 18 4
and so this Accomptant is Indebted
Declared 29 February 1719–20.
16,846 13

DECLARED ACCOUNTS: CIVIL LIST: WARDROBE.

AUDIT OFFICE: BUNDLE 2369, ROLL 147 [A.O.1/2369/147].

John, Duke of Montagu, Keeper of the Great Wardrobe.

Michaelmas 1715 to Michaelmas 1716.

Charge. £ s. d.
Arrears: remaining at the foot of the preceding Account, none, because in surplusage nil
Receipts: money had out of the Exchequer:
Michaelmas term, 2 George I, in further part of 50,000l. by Privy Seal of 28 Feb. 1 George I
30,361 0 10
Easter term, 2 & 3 George I, in full of the same 7,236 9
the same term, in part of 10,000l. by Privy Seal of 18 Sept. 2 George I 6,632 18
total charge and receipts £44,230 8
Discharge. £ s. d.
Surplusage on the last Account 94,114 14
payments to divers persons for goods delivered and work done for the service of the Great Wardrobe, detailed:
David Bosanquet, merchant, for purple Genoa silk damask for the making of a canopy, chair of state, two chairs, a stool and two cushions for John, Earl of Stairs, Ambassador Extraordinary to France (ad Gallos), and for silk damask for the apartment of the Princess Anne at St. James's, and for blue Genoa velvet to guard the liveries and for 49 black Genoa velvet caps for the 100 Yeomen of the Guard and the 40 Yeomen Warders of the Tower for the year 1716; for 49 like bonnets for the King's Bargemaster and the 48 Watermen; for blue Genoa velvet to guard the liveries of the Children of Chapel Royal; for Genoa silk damask for the Princesses' apartments at St. James's; for blue Genoa velvet to guard the livery of Samuel Stubbs, ratkiller; for Genoa silk damask for the doors of the Princesses' apartment and two chairs in the older bedroom of the said Princesses at St. James's; likewise for green Genoa velvet for cloaks for 11 Knights of the Thistle; for blue Genoa velvet for two cloaks, crimson Genoa velvet for two surcoats etc. and for covering two books of the Statutes of the Order of the Garter, for two St. George's Crosses inset on the cloaks, for two belts and scabbards, for two black Genoa velvet bonnets, for two cushions etc. for Ernest, Duke of York and Frederick, Prince of Brunswick and Luneburg, Knights of the Order; for scarlet Genoa silk damask for making a canopy, chair of state etc. and for purple Genoa velvet to cover an altar etc. for Edward Wortley, Ambassador to Turkey (apud Turcas); for crimson Genoa silk damask for a canopy, chair of state etc. for the Earl of Cadogan, Ambassador Extraordinary to the States of Holland and Westfrisia (apud ordines Hollandiae et Westphrigiae); and for crimson Genoa silk damask to adorn an altar etc. for Thomas Pitt, Governor of Jamaica
2,199 12 6
William Barnesley, packer, for yellow serge for the nursery (in gynaeceo usitandi); for crimson Padua serge and green or red baize for the seats in Westminster Hall for the trial of the Earl of Oxford and Mortimer; for crimson dyed-in-grain (dibaphi) cloth and blue serge for the liveries of the 100 Yeomen of the Guard and 40 Yeomen Warders for the year 1716; for baize and other cloth for coats for the Bargemaster and Watermen for the same year; for cloth for coats for the children of the Chapel Royal; for serge dyed-in-grain (dibaphi) for furnishing the Fubbs yacht; for many coloured cloth for gowns for the King's poor men; for crimson cloth dyed in grain (dibaphi) and blue cloth for Samuel Stubbs, ratkiller, for the year 1716; for Padua serge for six cushions for the Chapel Royal at Whitehall; for crimson dyed-in-grain cloth and blue serge for the underkeepers of the Course at Newmarket (in usum rei saltuariae apud Newmarket custodum inferiorum); for rich crimson dyed-in-grain cloth for Alice Bill, Herbstrewer, for the year 1716; for black baize for the Princess of Wales and crimson dyed-in-grain serge for the window embrasure of St. James's Chapel; for crimson dyed-in-grain cloth and gold cloth for false seats at Windsor (apud Vindesorium) 1,314 9 10½
Richard Chamberlain, contractor for the enrichment of the Princesses' apartment (in ampliorem conclavis principissarum instructionem decreti) for crimson camel's-hair cloth, crimson Genoa silk damask; broad crimson camel's-hair cloth, and more crimson Genoa silk damask; for crimson Rome taffeta to adorn Westminster Hall; for crimson Genoa silk damask for the Chapel Royal in the Tower; and for velvet and taffeta for the Knights of the Garter 604 12 3
John Johnson and Company, mercers, for purple Genoa velvet, for superfine double silk interwoven with gold for John, Earl of Stairs, Ambassador to France; for superfine silk damask for the King's Privy Chamber; and for the Squire of the Wardrobe and for the bedchambers 849 3 6
William Weeks, laceman, for lace for edgings, for French fringes both of silver and gold, for very rich lace for the King and his family 478 12
Charles Mathews, laceman, for narrow gold fringe for the liveries of the 100 Yeomen of the Guard and the 40 Tower Warders for the year 1716; and for like wares for Ambassadors abroad, for the Princess of Wales, for the Knights of the Garter, for the guardians of the Royal Children (infantes regios curantum), and for Thomas Pitt, Governor of Jamaica 1,655 4
John Hazell, laceman, for fringe as above; and gold fringe for the Earls of Stairs and Cadogan 516 0
Stephen Toulowse, embroiderer, for embroidering 140 coats, front and back, with the letters ‘G.R.’, roses, thistles, crowns etc. for the Yeomen and Yeomen Warders and for embroidery for the Earl of Stairs, for Peter le Neve, Norroy, for the Duke of York and for the Prince of Brunswick (pro acupictione tunicarum … laminis insignitarum, quibus etiam litterae G.R. … imponuntur … et pro acupictioni multiplici in usum Comitis de Stairs, Petri le Neve Fecialibus Septentrionalibus praefecti, Ducis Eboracensis, et Principis Brunopolensis …) 831 7 0
Benjamin Shute and Company, linen drapers, for Hollands and Cambric (pro Batavis Carbasis, Lineisque Segestribus) for the King, for the Earl of Stairs, and for the King's Almoner (Largitionum Regiarum Administri) 414 8
John Robinson, linen draper, for the like 259 12 11
Joseph Windham, linen drapers, for the like 96 18 6
Robert Petre, tailor (sartori) for coats, breeches, liveries, robes of office etc. for the Gentlemen in Waiting (famulorum a pedibus), the Yeomen of the Guard and the Children of the Chapel Royal 190 7 7
Robert Graham, tailor, for liveries for 50 Yeomen of the Guard for the year 1716, and other work 153 1 1
Andrew McKarick, tailor, for fitting out John Duncomb, a Child of the Chapel Royal, whose voice is broken 5 0 10
William Dixon, for 40 liveries for the Yeomen Warders for the year 1716 100 0 0
Catherine Bull, feather-dresser, for two plumes of St. George, with cases, for the Duke of York and Prince Frederick, Knights of the Garter 161 10 0
Mary Sedgwick, hatter, for 24 hats with bands for the 10 Children of the Chapel Royal, for the three Coursekeepers at Newmarket and for John Duncomb as above 12 10 0
John Bee, hosier (fn. 1) (caligario), for rich silk hose for the Children of the Chapel Royal, the 100 Yeomen and the 56 poor men of the Maundy, for the year 1716 74 13 0
John Aird, glover, for gloves for the same 58 8 0
Anne Colthorpe, sempstress, for making bed-linen etc. for the King, for the Ambassadors to France, Turkey and the States General and for the Governor of Jamaica 43 12 0
William Crofts, Master of the Children of the Chapel Royal, for 60 waxed shoes for the year 1716 10 10 0
Thomas Gethwin, late a Child of the Chapel Royal, whose voice is broken; fitting out 8 19 7
William Wood, Clerk of the Check, for 40 watch gowns for the Yeomen and Yeomen Warders 140 0 0
William Haddock, for 140 soldiers' belts of leather, embossed, for 50 cloth and velvet belts, for 140 swords with gilt pommels for the Yeomen and Yeomen Warders; for gilt swords with velvet belts for the Duke of York and Prince Frederick 346 10 0
Edward Byrd, for 46 sky-blue ribands and purple ribands, for the Yeomen and Yeomen Warders 52 10 0
William Vanhuls, Clerk of the Wardrobe, for work etc. for a year to Michaelmas 1716, and for a rich wallet with pockets 36 0 0
Thomas Phill and Jeremiah Fletcher, for beds and furniture for the Ambassadors abroad and the Royal Palaces 1,400 8 9
Christopher Pembrook, upholsterer, for wares to equip the Caroline yacht 624 0 0
Richard Roberts, joiner, for chairs, chairs of state etc. for St. James's Palace and for the Ambassador to France and for the Caroline yacht 657 3 0
John Gumley and James Moore, cabinet makers, for mirrors etc. for St. James's Palace 474 13 0
Charles Hazell, Executor of Dr. Hazell, deceased, for furnishing his bedchambers 21 5 0
Mary Riffe, for chairs and armchairs for the Princess 15 0 0
William Johnson, coffer-maker, for wares 317 6 0
John Pincke, herald-painter, for six gilt shields bearing the King's Arms etc. for Ernest, Duke of York and Prince Frederick, Knights of the Garter 32 0 0
Thomas Stokes, for outside painting of the Wardrobe Office 4 12 8
Thomas Dummer, Deputy Keeper of the Great Wardrobe, for his usual rewards etc. and for travelling charges etc. 414 17 10
Francis Fox, tailor, for work 422 11 0
John Vanderbanc, arras worker, for silk thread, etc., for rent of the office in Queen Street, and for the work of himself and the 13 arras workers 775 4 0
Edward Castle and Company, stationers, for stationery wares 334 8 8
Samuel Stebbing, Somerset Herald, for two large books of the Statutes of the Order of the Garter for Frederick, Prince of Brunswick and Ernest, Duke of York 6 0 0
John Elrington, steward, for his care in weighing materials etc. required for the Wardrobe 94 0 3
Nathan Witham, serjeant skinner, for cleaning and airing the stoles 13 6 8
William Holmes, for candles and other necessaries for the Queen Street Office etc. 442 19 8
John King, porter, for wages due at Michaelmas 1716 20 0 0
John Sergeant, running porter, for wages for 366 days and for livery 33 9 9
Catherine Port, housemaid, for cleaning the office 21 0 0
Christopher Hill, King's Bargemaster, for points 9 12 0
16,747 12
payments for liveries etc. by Letters Patent:
John, Duke of Montagu, Keeper of the Great Wardrobe, at 2,000l. for himself and 200l. for his Deputy
2,200 0 0
Edmund Dummer, Clerk of the Great Wardrobe 300 0 0
John Plat, Yeoman of the Leash 2 12 0
Le Strange Symes, Yeoman and Keeper of the Masks and Revels (‘valetto et custodi omnium larvarum vestiumque mentitarum nec non contrarotulatori tentoriensi’) 1 6 8
Edward Harrison, Child of the Leash 12 0 8
John Barnet, Joseph Richards, William Weeket and Samuel Clarke, Exchequer Messengers 4 16 0
Edmund Dummer, Clerk of the Great Wardrobe 30 19 8
Sir John Vanbrugh, Comptroller of the Works 8 9 4
Grimlin Gibbons, Master Sculptor and Engraver 8 0 0
Thomas Hughes, master bricklayer (inter caementarios primo) 5 3 4
Benjamin Jackson, master mason (intra fabros lapidarios primo) 2 2 0
2,575 9 8
ditto by Dormant Warrants:
John, Duke of Montagu, Xmas, 1715
106 13 4
Robert Gardner, Edward Browne, Laurence Saxon, James Sell, David Harris and William Taylor, Attendants of the Privy Chamber, Midsummer 1716 280 18 0
Charles, Duke of Bolton, Lord Chamberlain of the Household, Xmas 1715 66 16 0
Charles Tollet, Musician, St. Andrew's Day 1714, and John Eccles, Master of the King's Musick (praefecto musicorum) and 23 Musicians, same date 403 2 6
Robert Lemington, William Whitmore, Joseph Asheley and Cornelius Tilburg, Grooms of the Bedchamber (regiis cubicularibus e secretioribus), Whitsuntide 1716 174 0 0
William van Huls, Clerk of the Wardrobe, All Saints' Day 1715; Michael Hounslief, cook, same time; William Johnson, coffer-maker, same time; Stephen Toulouze, embroiderer, same time; Richard Robert, joiner, All Saints' Day 1714 and 1715; George Hutchinson and John Elrington, Clerks of the Wardrobe, All Saints' Day 1715; Nathan Bridgwater, late Page of the Wardrobe, All Saints' Day 1714 209 4 10
Claude Amyan, the King's Barber, Midsummer 1716; Mary Lowman, laundry woman, St. Andrew's Day 1715; James Moore and the Musicians Royal, same time; John Dissel, cook, All Saints' Day 1715; John Hopson, master-joiner, Xmas 1715 129 7 10
(total for liveries as above 3,945l. 12s. 2d.)
1,370 2 6
sums of money due for winter and summer robes, as of old:
Richard, Lord Onslow, late Under-Treasurer, Michaelmas 1715
6 16 0
Robert Walpole, Xmas 1715, Easter, Whitsuntide and Michaelmas 1716 34 13 4
Sir William Sympson, a Baron of the Exchequer, Xmas 1715 and Whitsuntide 1716 12 17 4
Simon, Viscount Fanshawe, King's Remembrancer, Xmas 1715 4 12 8
Leonard Thompson, Lord Treasurer's Remembrancer, Xmas 1715 2 13 4
George Wright, Clerk of the Crown, Xmas 1715 and Whitsuntide 1715 3 5 10
Edward Harley and Thomas Foley, Auditors of the Prests, Xmas 1715 10 2 0
Sir William Ashburnham, bt., a Chamberlain of the Exchequer, Xmas 1715 and Whitsuntide 1716 13 6 6
Sir Simeon Stewart, bt., another, ditto 13 6 6
George, Earl of Halifax, and Henry Pelham, Clerks of the Exchequer, ditto 5 8 0
John, Duke of Montagu, Keeper of the Great Wardrobe, ditto 15 0 0
Edmund Dummer, Clerk of the Wardrobe, ditto 3 11 0
George Hutchinson and John Elrington, ditto 4 6 8
129 19 2
annual payments to the Officers of the Wardrobe:
John Duke of Montagu, Keeper
100 0 0
Edmund Dummer, Clerk 24 18 4
Thomas Foley, Auditor, for his fee 91 6 8
216 5 0
usual allowances to this Accomptant for battelage etc. 9 12 4
total payments and allowances £115,163 15 6
and so the Accomptant is in Surplusage
Declared 6 August 1719.
70,933 7

Auditors' Memorandum.—The said Surplusage of 70,933l. 7s.d. (whereof 67,669l. 8s.d. relates to the Wardrobe before 1 Aug. 1714 and the remainder, 3,263l. 18s. 5d., hath arisen since that time) is occasioned by allowing the whole annual expense of the Office, according to the ancient method, but it does not appear what remains unpaid, vouchers not having been produced to the Auditors.

DECLARED ACCOUNTS: CIVIL LIST: KING'S PENSIONS.

AUDIT OFFICE: BUNDLE 1924, ROLL 13 [A.O.1/1924/13].

William Clayton, Paymaster of the King's Pensions and other Allowances.

15 December 1715 to 20 December 1716.

Charge. £ s. d.
Arrears: none, this being the Accomptant's first Accompt nil
Receipts: money had out of the Exchequer:
Michaelmas term, 2 George I, in part of 15,000l. for the relief of the poor French Protestants by Royal Sign Manual of 15 Dec. 1715, 2 George I, under General Privy Seal of 29 Sept. 1714
7,500 0 0
Michaelmas term, 3 George I, in full of the same 7,500 0 0
Michaelmas term, 2 George I, in part of 50,000l. to be paid according to Establishments, by Privy Seal of 26 Jan., 2 George I 400 0 0
Easter term, 2 & 3 George I, in further part of the same 32,846 0
Michaelmas term, 3 George I, in further part of the same 11,712 17
total payments and allowances £59,958 17
Discharge. £ s. d.
Money paid by this Accomptant for the relief of the poor French Protestants:
to Captain Steven Deguilhon to be distributed to the French clergy 3,000l.; and to Nicholas Rambouillet de la Sabliere and Lewis Desclouseaux for the French laity 12,000l.
15,000 0 0
pensions and allowances pursuant to two Establishments under the Royal Sign Manual and by special Warrants:
by the Great Establishment of 18 April 1716:
the Countess Dowager of Arlington; year to 24 June 1716
1,000 0 0
Katherine Armstrong; same time 100 0 0
Mary Armstrong; same time 100 0 0
Thomas Atterbury; same time 100 0 0
John Arnold; same time 40 0 0
Nehemiah Arnold, for Susannah Arnold; same time 30 0 0
Mathias Ascough; same time 30 0 0
Mary Ashton; same time 30 0 0
Margaret Abernathy; same time 20 0 0
Mary Austen; same time 8 0 0
Sir Thomas Allen; same time 150 0 0
Elizabeth Aspinwal; same time 40 0 0
Richard, Earl of Bellamart; same time 300 0 0
Col. Baggot, an old soldier; same time 200 0 0
Jane Berkley; same time 200 0 0
Rebecca Bruges, alias Pride; same time 80 0 0
Theodore Bellasis; same time 150 0 0
Williamina Bunce; same time 50 0 0
Deborah Birch; three quarters to Ladyday 1716 150 0 0
Susanna Benson; year to 24 June 1716 50 0 0
Elizabeth Battle, widow of Dr. Battle; same time 50 0 0
Richard Miller, for Brasseley's children; same time 44 0 0
Elizabeth Bedford; same time 40 0 0
Richard Bradley; same time 40 0 0
Anne Bing; same time 40 0 0
Walter Butler; same time 30 0 0
Grizel Burgill; same time 40 0 0
John Butts; same time 30 0 0
John Button; same time 27 7 6
Elizabeth Boucher; same time 20 0 0
Mary Boucher; same time 20 0 0
Elizabeth Belcher; same time 20 0 0
Martha Bastin; same time 20 0 0
Jane Bell; same time 20 0 0
Katherine Buck; same time 15 0 0
Sarah Browne; same time 11 0 0
Elizabeth Batten, widow, from the Princess; same time 10 0 0
Jean Guenon de Beaubuisson and Anne and Jane, her daughters; same time 100 0 0
Thomas Beverley; same time 100 0 0
Matthew Bosch; same time 100 0 0
Eastern Buckholtz, valet de chambre to the late Prince George of Denmark; same time 50 0 0
Matthew Barrow, keeper of the said late Prince's plate; same time 20 0 0
John Brotherson, groom to the said late Prince; same time 15 0 0
John, Lord Colepepper; same time 600 0 0
Countess Dowager of Cassillis; same time 200 0 0
Sir Henry Dutton Colt; same time 200 0 0
Thomas Cornwallis; same time 100 0 0
Edith Colledge; same time 150 0 0
Anne Christian; same time 60 0 0
Ursula Church; same time 40 0 0
Magdalen Cunningham; same time 30 0 0
Elizabeth Calvert; same time 30 0 0
Joanna Crowe, Administratrix of Capt. Timothy Crow, deceased, for his pension; Michaelmas quarter 1715 7 10 0
Joanna Clark, Administratrix of Matthew Clarke, deceased, for his pension; three quarters and 77 days to 10 June 1716 19 4
Anne Colins; year to 24 June 1716 20 0 0
Marmaduke Conway; same time 20 0 0
Elianora Conway; same time 20 0 0
Thomas Chamberlaine; same time 18 0 0
Isaac Crocker; same time 12 0 0
Eleanor Clauson; same time 8 0 0
Edmond Chaloner, for Farquhar's children; same time 20 0 0
Stephen Caillaud; same time 200 0 0
Visconte Cigala; same time 50 0 0
Agnetta Cowper; same time 200 0 0
Joanna Cutts; same time 100 0 0
Louise de Cire; same time 30 0 0
Elie Canolle and Mary Magdalen his wife; same time 20 0 0
Anne de Connel; same time 15 0 0
Martha Collins; same time 40 0 0
Susannah Clarke; half year to Xmas 1715 5 0 0
Countess Dowager of Dalhousie; year to 24 June 1716 200 0 0
Susanna Durell; same time 300 0 0
Jane Dummer, daughter of Edmond Dummer, late Surveyor of the Navy; same time 150 0 0
Elizabeth Doyley; same time 100 0 0
Dame Jane Dowglass and her daughter; same time 70 0 0
Anne Duke; same time 45 12 6
John Dwyre, in lieu of 2s. a day at the Exchequer; same time 36 10 0
Hester Dawson; same time 30 0 0
Elizabeth Disney; same time 20 0 0
Anne Disney; same time 20 0 0
Jane Dickenson; same time 20 0 0
Mary de Rambure Deaucourt; same time 25 0 0
Anne Eden; same time 100 0 0
Bachelier De Lespine; half year to Xmas 1715 10 0 0
Charles, Lord Fitzwalter; year to 24 June 1716 600 0 0
Lucius Henry, Lord Faulkland; same time 400 0 0
Henry Fowbert; same time 500 0 0
Anne Feilding, for herself and four brothers and sisters; same time 250 0 0
Elizabeth Farthing; same time 100 0 0
Susannah Foxten, a Colonel's widow; three quarters to Ladyday 1716 75 0 0
James James, Administrator of Benjamin la Fountaine; quarter year and 55 days to 23 Nov. 1715 20 0 8
Anne Fitzharry; year to 24 June 1716 50 0 0
Rebecca Foster; same time 30 0 0
William Fachin, an old soldier; same time 27 7 6
Rebecca Flower; same time 20 0 0
Judith Fitzharry; same time 20 0 0
Oswald Fawne; same time 18 0 0
Martha Francis; same time 50 0 0
Susanne Farey de Mue and Caterine Farey, her niece; same time 40 0 0
Mary Griffith, relict of a late Commissioner of the Salt Duties in great want; same time 300 0 0
William Grahme; same time 200 0 0
Alice Grahme, widow of Dr. Grahme; same time 150 0 0
Elizabeth Grove, widow of Bishop Grove; same time 100 0 0
Edward Godfrey; same time 140 0 0
John Gosling, clerk; same time 50 0 0
Gregory Genning; same time 50 0 0
Bernard Gates; same time 40 0 0
Mary Grahme, widow; same time 40 0 0
Isabella Guillmis; same time 20 0 0
Anne Gourney; half year to Xmas 1715 10 0 0
Amy Goldesbrough; year to 24 June 1716 20 0 0
Elizabeth Gibson; same time 15 0 0
Eleanor Goddard; same time 12 0 0
Sir Rowland Gwynn; same time 400 0 0
John Godfried Gulman; same time 100 0 0
Daniel Guery; same time 50 0 0
Isaac Groguet; same time 35 0 0
Anne Grimaudet; same time 25 0 0
Charlotte Gousset; same time 16 0 0
Anne de la Guiminiere; same time 15 0 0
Judith Hawley; same time 300 0 0
Elizabeth, Lady Hay; three quarters to Ladyday 1716 150 0 0
George Frederick Hendall [Handel]; year to 24 June 1716 200 0 0
Col. Philip Howard; same time 200 0 0
Henrietta Howard; same time 200 0 0
Marianna Herbert, Executrix of Philip Herbert, deceased, for his pension for half a year and 77 days to 12 March 1715–16 142 3 10
James Howard, son of Col. Philip Howard; year to 24 June 1716 120 0 0
Lucy Howard, relict of Edward Howard; same time 100 0 0
Katherine Hildsley; same time 50 0 0
Elizabeth Hyde; same time 50 0 0
Maj. Nathaniel Hill, an old soldier; same time 50 0 0
Katherine Harlackendon; same time 40 0 0
Mary Hill; same time 40 0 0
George Holder; same time 22 0 0
Sarah Hussey; same time 15 0 0
Elizabeth Hall; same time 20 0 0
Elizabeth Harris; same time 20 0 0
Mary Hutton; same time 12 3 4
Penelope Hutton; same time 12 3 4
Anne Head; three quarters to Lady Day 1716 7 10 0
Tabitha Haughton; year to 24 June 1716 10 0 0
Thomas, Lord Howard of Effingham; same time 800 0 0
William, Lord Hunsdon; same time 600 0 0
Ruperta Howe; same time 500 0 0
John George Hugk, Secretary to the late Prince George of Denmark; same time 200 0 0
James Herault; same time 60 0 0
Margaret Humphreys; same time 30 0 0
Elizabeth Wood, Administratrix of Samuel Johnson, clerk; half year to Xmas 1715 150 0 0
Mary, Lady Inchiquin; year to 24 June 1716 200 0 0
the Earl of Jersey, for his younger brother; same time 100 0 0
Dr. John Irish; quarter to Michaelmas 1715 25 0 0
Frances Ireland; year to 24 June 1716 50 0 0
Jane Ireland; same time 50 0 0
Evert Jollivert; same time 50 0 0
Margaret Jolliffe; same time 20 0 0
Barbara Killigrew, Executrix of Barbara Killigrew, widow of Sir Robert Killigrew, for her pension; at 150l. per an.; half year and 26 days to 20 Jan. 1715–16 85 13
Alice King; year to 24 June 1716 100 0 0
Mary Kerr; same time 100 0 0
Mary Kirke, widow, till her son be provided for; same time 100 0 0
Margaret Butler, Executrix of Elizabeth Killigrew daughter of William Killigrew, for her pension; Michaelmas quarter 1715 20 0 0
Abraham Kemp; year to 24 June 1714 40 0 0
Anne Kerche; same time 20 0 0
Hamnet Kirkes; same time 100 0 0
Barbara Killigrew; at 50l. per an.; 20 Jan. 1715–16, when her mother Dame Barbara died [as above] to 24 June 1716 21 5 4
Charlotte, Lady Lovelace, for herself and son; 1¼ years to 29 Sept. 1716 500 0 0
Susannah Leighton; year to 24 June 1716 100 0 0
Martha Lockhart; same time 300 0 0
Richard Lloyd and John Jones; same time 100 0 0
Oliver Lambert, a younger son of the late Earl of Cavan, until otherwise provided for; same time 50 0 0
Mary Leigh; same time 50 0 0
Richard Longbottom; same time 50 0 0
Josina Lower; same time 20 0 0
Joanna Launce; three quarters to Ladyday 1716 7 10 0
Susanna Laverney; year to 24 June 1716 25 0 0
John Laynng; same time 100 0 0
Lady Mary Mordington; same time 20 0 0
Lady Ann Morgan; same time 200 0 0
Sarah Mathews, widow of Col. Mathews; same time 100 0 0
Frances McKenzie and her daughters; same time 150 0 0
Sir Winwood Mowat; same time 40 0 0
Elizabeth Minshall; same time 50 0 0
Margaret Morrison; same time 40 0 0
Milborne Maddox, an old soldier; same time 30 0 0
Elizabeth McDonnell; same time 30 0 0
Elizabeth Mcracken; same time 30 0 0
Mary Marshall; same time 30 0 0
Abraham Magney; same time 50 0 0
David Morris; same time 20 0 0
Rachel, Anne and Frances Mansell; same time 30 0 0
Mary MacNeal; same time 20 0 0
Mary Mitchell; same time 20 0 0
Sarah Miller; same time 13 4 0
Margaret Marr; same time 15 0 0
Jane Mathews; same time 100 0 0
Jane May; same time 100 0 0
Daniel Martines; same time 100 0 0
Francis Macon; same time 25 0 0
Margaret Marolles; same time 25 0 0
Elizabeth de Maulevirer; same time 25 0 0
John Christoft de Martini, Reader of the Lutheran Chapel; same time 40 0 0
Samuel de Neufville, and Mariane his wife; same time 20 0 0
Susanna, Lady Newport; same time 200 0 0
Cecilia Newbery; same time 40 0 0
Judith North; same time 20 0 0
Elizabeth Newman; same time 20 0 0
Hannah Neville; same time 80 0 0
Rebecka Oates, relict of Doctor Oates; same time 300 0 0
Frances Otway; same time 10 0 0
Judith Offranville; same time 20 0 0
Guy Palmes, to be paid into his own hands; same time 600 0 0
William Palmes senior; three quarters to Ladyday 1716 300 0 0
Lady Mary Phillips; year to 24 June 1716 150 0 0
Robert Paltock; same time 40 0 0
Lady Mary Prestwich; same time 40 0 0
Rowland Peirce; same time 40 0 0
George Purdon, Administrator of Mary Purdon, deceased, for her pension; half year and 31 days to 26 Jan. 1715–16 23 7 11½
Frances Plunkett; year to 24 June 1716 30 0 0
Anne Pack; same time 30 0 0
Rebecca Pauldon; same time 25 0 0
Edward Purcell; same time 20 0 0
Jane Pigott; same time 20 0 0
William Powell; same time 20 0 0
Charles Palmer; same time 20 0 0
Anne Pugh; same time 20 0 0
Samuel Pack; same time 10 0 0
Christian de Plessen; same time 400 0 0
Edmond Feilding, Administrator of Col. Frederick Penantier, for the Colonel's pension; half year and 20 days to 14 Jan. 1715–16 55 9 7
Jane Pellett; year to 24 June 1716 50 0 0
Phillippe de Passac; three quarters to Ladyday 1716 18 15 0
Mary Pasquet; year to 24 June 1716 20 0 0
Cecilia Presgrave; same time 40 0 0
Mary Peates; same time 20 0 0
Dorothy Phillipps; same time 80 0 0
Henry Quinn; same time 60 0 0
John Rowley; same time 150 0 0
Joanna Rivet; same time 100 0 0
Lieut.-Col. Francis Raynsford; three quarters to Ladyday 1716 75 0 0
Elizabeth Ramsey; year to 24 June 1716 100 0 0
Frances Rawleigh, widow of Philip Rawleigh, same time 100 0 0
Mary Robins, Queen Mary's Goddaughter; same time 40 0 0
Anne Richbell; same time 40 0 0
Charlotte Ricant; same time 40 0 0
Deborah Rolleston; same time 30 0 0
Magdalen Ross; same time 30 0 0
Mary Reeves; same time 60 0 0
Elizabeth Rossington; same time 30 0 0
Capt. Roger Raven; same time 27 7 6
Anne Reynolds, Administratrix of Arthur Reynolds deceased, for his pension; half year and 38 days to 1 Feb. 1715–16 16 10 9
Elizabeth Reynolds; three quarters to Ladyday 1716 7 10 0
Katherine Roberts; year to 24 June 1716 10 0 0
Peter La Roche, valet de chambre to the late Prince George of Denmark; same time 100 0 0
Jean de Rigo; same time 25 0 0
Guillaume de Ruel; same time 25 0 0
George Sayers, Vice-Chamberlaine to the late Queen Mary; same time 500 0 0
Sir John Sayers; same time 200 0 0
Charles Shales, for Capt. Shales's daughters; for a debt owing to their father; same time 100 0 0
Margaret Swinton; same time 50 0 0
Thomas Smith, an old soldier; same time 30 0 0
Rabsey Smithsby; same time 20 0 0
Richard Sydenham; same time 20 0 0
Victoria Slingsby; same time 20 0 0
Mary Shelly; same time 41 10 0
Mary Simmons; same time 20 0 0
Elizabeth Sewell; same time 20 0 0
Grace Simson, Administratrix of George Simson, deceased, for his pension; three quarters and 21 days to 15 April 1716 16 3 0
Elizabeth Slingsby; year to 24 June 1716 20 0 0
Margaret Simpson; same time 15 0 0
Sarah Simpson; same time 15 0 0
Mary Saintlo; same time 10 0 0
Anne Struther; same time 10 0 0
Edward, Earl of Sandwich; same time 800 0 0
Maynard, Duke of Schomberg; same time 1,000 0 0
Godfried Steidell, porter of the Lutheran chapel 20 0 0
Mary Sundt, laundress to the late Prince George of Denmark; same time 15 0 0
Elizabeth Sherman; same time 107 10 0
George Townshend; same time 200 0 0
Margaret Tow[n]shend, widow of the late Clerk of the Wardrobe; same time 100 0 0
Dorothy Torway, late Mrs. Hyde; same time 50 0 0
Mary Thornycroft; same time 60 0 0
Elizabeth Tottersell; same time 20 0 0
Windham Thompson; same time 10 0 0
Clifton Thompson; half year to Xmas 1715 5 0 0
Katherine Tessin; year to 24 June 1716 10 0 0
Magdalen Thomas; same time 10 0 0
Thomas Tagg; same time 10 0 0
Martha de Teilhac; same time 15 0 0
Rachel Thomas; same time 60 0 0
James Vernon, senior; same time 600 0 0
Col. Villiers's children, by the hands of Lady Orkney; same time 200 0 0
Anne Villiers, widow of Col. Villiers; same time 100 0 0
Alice Vaughan; same time 20 0 0
Elizabeth Verboon; same time 20 0 0
Jaques Vezian; same time 50 0 0
John Uvedale, by the hands of Neville Ridley; half year to Midsummer 1715 100 0 0
George Whichcoate; three quarters to Ladyday 1716 300 0 0
Elizabeth Winstanley, ‘widow of the Ingineer that built the Edystone’; year to 24 June 1716 100 0 0
Elizabeth Waggott; same time 80 0 0
William Watson; same time 80 0 0
Elizabeth Wandesford; same time 50 0 0
Margaret Whittle; same time 40 0 0
Winifred Whaley, widow of Col. Whaley; half year to Xmas 1715 15 0 0
Mary Walter; year to 24 June 1716 20 0 0
Sarah Wright; same time 20 0 0
Anne and Elizabeth Wilkinson; same time 40 0 0
Jane Walter; same time 15 0 0
Anne Whittle; same time 20 0 0
John Whittle, clerk, who came over with King William; same time 26 0 0
Teresa Wroughton; same time 6 0 0
Katherine Walters; same time 5 0 0
Court Walklin, substitute Privy Purse to the late Prince George of Denmark; same time 100 0 0
Richard Watts; same time 50 0 0
Margaret Watson; same time 100 0 0
Dame Katherine Walter; same time 200 0 0
Didrick Walters, junior; same time 100 0 0
Mercy Young; three quarters to Ladyday 1716 22 10 0
Frances Yonge; same time 22 10 0
witnesses in the assassination plot against King William, viz.: Capt. George Porter, and Capt. Richard Fisher at 260l. each per an., same time, 520l.; Capt. William Royce, same time, 156l.; Thomas Bartram, same time, 78l.; Robert Inwood, Michaelmas quarter 1715, 19l. 10s.; John Lunt, at 52l. per an. and Edward Brown at 26l. per an., each for year to 24 June 1716, 78l. 851 10 0
Robert Canon, sub-almoner, for private pensions (less 200l. paid on account); same time 600 0 0
the same, for the Arabick Professor at Oxford and Cambridge (less 25l. on account) 75 0 0
Thomas Barclay, Minister of Albany in New York; same time 50 0 0
the Bishop of London, for a Minister in New England; same time 100 0 0
the same, for maintaining Henry and John Giraud; same time 60 0 0
Robert Milling, Minister of the English Church at the Hague; same time 30 0 0
Rice Evans, Minister of the English Church at Amsterdam; same time 100 0 0
John Mapletoft, Minister of the English Church at Rotterdam; Michaelmas quarter 1715 25 0 0
John Turner, Minister of Greenwich, in lieu of tithes for Greenwich Park; three quarters to Ladyday 1716 3 16 10½
Anthony Marie de la Croze, Vicar of Old Windsor, in lieu of tithes for lands laid into Windsor Great Park; year to 24 June 1716 25 0 0
Samuel Coxall, Rector of Hampton Church, in lieu of tithes for lands inclosed in Hampton Court Park; same time 36 1 8
the same, as Chaplain of Hampton Court Palace; same time 50 0 0
Timothy Pool, Reader at Hampton Court Palace; same time 20 0 0
Pierre Gually, Minister of the French Church at Wapping; same time 40 0 0
Frances Howerdine; three quarters to Ladyday 1716 60 0 0
Nathaniel Hough, afternoon Preacher at Kensington; year to 24 June 1716 20 0 0
Benjamin Power, Schoolmaster at Wapping; same time 20 0 0
Tregonwell Frampton, John Dighton and William Clayton, Trustees of the School at Newmarket, for the Schoolmaster there; same time 50 0 0
Charles Collins, Schoolmaster at Kensington; same time 30 0 0
Richard Reeve, Mayor, and Thomas Dawson, Vicar of New Windsor, for the Schoolmaster there; same time 30 0 0
John Conrade Wernley, clerk, for service in Switzerland; same time 100 0 0
William Sumner and Richard Reeve, successively Mayors, and Richard Church, Churchwarden, for the church and poor at New Windsor; same time 50 0 0
the same, for lands laid into the House Park 50 0 0
the same, for the Corporation of Windsor, for loss in their bridge toll by building Datchett Bridge; same time 20 0 0
Timothy Poole, Ralph Rance and Daniel Ryley, Churchwardens of Hampton, for the poor; same time 50 0 0
Nathan Browne and William French, Churchwardens of Westminster, in lieu of a poor rate formerly charged on Kensington House; same time 5 0 0
the same, for the poor of St. Margaret's, Westminster; same time 50 0 0
the same, for the Hospital in Tuttlefeilds; same time 50 0 0
James Timberlake and John Bird, Churchwardens of St. Martin's in the Fields, for the poor; same time 100 0 0
Richard Dee and John Rolfe, Churchwardens of St. James's, for the poor; same time 50 0 0
Thomas Beckington and John Hearne, Churchwardens of Kensington, for the poor; same time 25 0 0
John Millington, Minister of Kensington, for tithes; same time 0 17 6
William How and Richard Marsh, Surveyors of the Highways of Paddington; same time 1 10 0
Thomas Griffith, Churchwarden of Paddington; same time 0 15 0
John Robertson, Collector of tithes at Paddington; same time 1 0 0
31,591 0 10¾
on further Establishment of like date:
payments made to French Refugees, persons of quality and others, by the hands of Jacob de la Motte Blagny:
Mary and Madelene Alix; year to 24 June 1716
60 0 0
Abel Tassin d'Alonne, who was Secretary to the late Queen Mary and afterwards to King William; same time 200 0 0
Elizabeth Boucher; same time 50 0 0
Judith Benigne and Charlotte de Goisy; same time 45 0 0
Anne de Boisraussau; same time 30 0 0
Mary Boiteau; same time 30 0 0
Mary Beveridge; same time 30 0 0
Edward and Maximilian Bourdigues; same time 30 0 0
Elizabeth de la Bairre; same time 30 0 0
Henriette de Bellefons; same time 30 0 0
Catherine de Bourbon; same time 36 0 0
Rose Bariave; same time 25 0 0
Anne de la Borde; same time 24 0 0
Jean de Rossieres, Executor of Mary Barnier, for her pension; half year and 34 days to 28 Jan. 1715–16 11 17 3
Katherine du Bac; year to 24 June 1716 20 0 0
Isaac Bataille, Executor of Isabeau de Brasselai, for her pension; half year and 32 days to 26 Jan. 1715–16 11 15
Susanne le Blanc; year to 24 June 1716 20 0 0
John Braguier and Catherine Des Fos; same time 20 0 0
Anne Coladon, Executrix of Marie du Barquet, for her pension, half year and 59 days to 22 Feb. 1715–16, and to James Maxwell, thence to 24 June 1716 20 0 0
Pierre Balnier; year to 24 June 1716 30 0 0
Judith Beconne; same time 15 0 0
Francois de Grandy de Bette; same time 15 0 0
Isabella de Bacalan; same time 15 0 0
Judith de Brugene; same time 12 0 0
Mary Berault; same time 30 0 0
Marie de Breville; same time 12 0 0
Susanne de Bette; same time 12 0 0
Jean Barn; same time 20 0 0
Claude du Bos; same time 20 0 0
Daniel Bascoul; same time 20 0 0
Charlotte Barbott; same time 30 0 0
Marie Bonnet; same time 15 0 0
Lucrece de Chavernay; same time 50 0 0
Marie de Champagne; same time 40 0 0
Susanne de Cantiran; same time 40 0 0
Henriette du Haut Charmois; same time 36 0 0
Hester de Civile; same time 30 0 0
Madeline Chamier; same time 25 0 0
Marie and Susanne de Champlorier; same time 30 0 0
Madelene de la Chainay; same time 20 0 0
Marie de la Chainay; same rate; same time 20 0 0
Margarett de la Croisette; same time 20 0 0
Marie and Catherine du Chail; same time 20 0 0
Anne Gabriele Gossarde; same time 20 0 0
Marie Anne de Court; same time 15 0 0
Marie Jolie de Chadignac; same time 12 0 0
Anne de Cloux; same time 10 0 0
Catherine de St. Claire; same time 20 0 0
Camille Catelet; same time 25 0 0
Marie Anne de Courie; same time 15 0 0
Marie de Chabane; same time 10 0 0
Marie Anne de Charoue; same time 15 0 0
Charlotte Dangeaux; same time 100 0 0
Marke Antoine Davessein de Moncal and Madelaine his wife; same time 100 0 0
Anne de Veille; same time 50 0 0
Claude d'Avesnes; same time 40 0 0
Madelaine d'Ornant; same time 30 0 0
Catherine de Dollon; same time 30 0 0
Elizabeth Sixte d'Alem; same time 30 0 0
Francois d'Allon; same time 25 0 0
Marthe d'Offranville; same time 25 0 0
Claude Duncan; same time 20 0 0
Elizabet Marmande d'Atere; same time 20 0 0
Marie d'Ancourt; same time 20 0 0
Catherine Prat de la Devese; same time 20 0 0
Angelique Doudart; same time 12 0 0
Lovise Daqneaux; same time 15 0 0
Isaac d'Alais, who was Secretary to the late Queen Anne at the Court of Hanover 100 0 0
Jean de Rossieres, Administrator of Madelaine Errard; quarter year and 16 days to 15 Oct. 1715 14 13 10
Susanne, Duchesse de la Force; year to 24 June 1716 500 0 0
Mesdemoiselles de Grosmenil, de Magny et Dasinere for the use of the Society of French Gentlewomen at the Hague; year to 24 June 1716 200 0 0
Blanche de Fourniere; same time 25 0 0
Marie de la Feriere; same time 24 0 0
Marie Benique de Franquefort; same time 20 0 0
Louise de Foissac; same time 20 0 0
Bernardine de Falquerolles; same time 12 0 0
Pierre Falaissau; same time 200 0 0
Marie de Lisle de Gast; same time 50 0 0
Anne Daniele de Granque and Susanne her daughter; same time 40 0 0
Francois Guiraude; same time 40 0 0
Anne Grosvener; same time 30 0 0
Anne Guernie; same time 30 0 0
Marie Gacherie; same time 20 0 0
Angelique Le Goux; same time 20 0 0
Mariane Anne le Gendre; same time 20 0 0
Hester Golim; same time 15 0 0
Benigue Germain and Susanne his wife; same time 20 0 0
the Princess of Holsteinbeck; same time 200 0 0
Charlotte Justel; same time 60 0 0
Marie Jancourt; same time 20 0 0
Marie Jouneau; same time 10 0 0
Henriette de Champagne de Juigny; same time 25 0 0
Margaritte Jolie; same time 20 0 0
Anne, Margaritte, Levince and Marie, the four daughters of Amalie Reysers; same time 24 0 0
Jeanne de Bene de Louvigni; same time 40 0 0
Henriette et Marie de Louvigni, her daughters; same time 60 0 0
Marie de Lomarie; same time 30 0 0
Constance de la Marie; same time 20 0 0
Louise de Lannay; same time 20 0 0
Olympe de Longueverne; same time 20 0 0
Margaritte Loranie; same time 15 0 0
Hester and Lucrece de Longueverne; same time 30 0 0
Jean Larden; same time 25 0 0
Louise du Frezer du Mesnil Lambert; same time 20 0 0
Anne de Langrac; same time 50 0 0
Helena de Marancin et Marie Cornete; same time 70 0 0
Marie de Monceau, sister of the late Major General de la Meloniere; same time 50 0 0
Susanne de Molan; same time 40 0 0
Charlotte Tallomant de Marmande; same time 40 0 0
Louise Aimee de la Mangere; same time 30 0 0
Marie and Hester du Mont; same time 30 0 0
Henriette Marie de la Muce; same time 30 0 0
Madelaine de la Martinerie; same time 30 0 0
Anne de Mauclere; same time 40 0 0
Susanne Culan de St. Mesme; same time 20 0 0
Francois, Jean, Catherine and Margaritte Marioge; same time 20 0 0
Charlotte Monguion; same time 15 0 0
Anne Gabriele de Montmeillan; same time 15 0 0
Anne Guinebaut de la Milliere; same time 15 0 0
Michael de Monsegur; same time 15 0 0
Susanne Marolles; same time 12 0 0
Jeanne Moucharde; same time 12 0 0
Isaac de Matray; same time 10 0 0
George Maturin, Minister; same time 50 0 0
Louise, Marquise Desbiars de Montgomery; same time 30 0 0
Anne and Gabriele, two sisters of Martigni; same time 30 0 0
Jean Rene de Montigni, Gentleman to the late Queen Mary; same time 100 0 0
Jean de la Menardiere, same time 40 0 0
Catherine d'Aufraine, Administratrix of Le Baron de Neufville, for his pension; three quarters and 59 days to 23 May 1716 18 4
Claude Margaritte de Neufville; year to 24 June 1716 20 0 0
Prince of Nassau Seigen; same time 100 0 0
Susannah Petit; same time 40 0 0
Victoria Pardaillan; same time 30 0 0
Susanne la Penotiere; same time 25 0 0
Marie Francoise de St. Paul; same time 25 0 0
Susanne Paliet; same time 20 0 0
Bonne Green de Percourt; same time 20 0 0
Elizabeth de Perigoix; same time 20 0 0
Hipolite de Pressac; same time 20 0 0
Andre, Pierre and Henriette de la Primandage; same time 15 0 0
Marie de Pechelves; same time 25 0 0
Marie de la Pie; same time 15 0 0
Louise Pignot; same time 15 0 0
Marie Pignot; same time 15 0 0
Pierre Perault; same time 40 0 0
Clement Patonier; same time 40 0 0
Susanne and Catherine de Portneuf; same time 30 0 0
Mary Peerer; same time 15 0 0
Judith de Roux and Marie de Roux her daughter; same time 20 0 0
Jaqueline Gandeau de la Roche; same time 17 0 0
Judith Ricard; same time 15 0 0
Francoise Marie Renault; same time 12 0 0
Lady Charlotte de Rousire; same time 400 0 0
Jaques, Marquis de Rochegude; same time 100 0 0
Jeane de Rochegude; same time 50 0 0
Mark Antoine Reboul; same time 20 0 0
Elizabet and Susanne Robothon; same time 40 0 0
Constantin de Reneville; same time 50 0 0
Catherine Seigler; same time 50 0 0
Jeane de la Salle; same time 40 0 0
Pierre Rival and Isaac Bataille, Executors of Elizabeth Salnave, for her pension; half year and 79 days to 14 March 1715–16 28 13
Susanne de Sarriere; year to 24 June 1716 30 0 0
Susanne de Sercler; same time 20 0 0
Blanche Samasan; same time 15 0 0
Henriette Samasan; same time 15 0 0
Francis Sarette; same time 12 0 0
Margaritte Saran; same time 10 0 0
Susanne Saran; same time 10 0 0
Marie de Samasan; same time 15 0 0
Mad[elaine] de Sousselles, for the Society of Harlem; same time 20 0 0
Amilie de Stirhum; same time 50 0 0
Marie Urseline de Stirhum; same time 50 0 0
Henriette Pons de Thors; same time 60 0 0
Pierre de la Touche; same time 50 0 0
Marie de Thiere and Marie de Blagny; same time 60 0 0
Elizabet Benigne Torteron; same time 34 0 0
Judith de Proisy Debte de Tugny; same time 30 0 0
Bernard de Vigneau; same time 80 0 0
Claude de Veneville; same time 70 0 0
Michael le Vasor; same time 60 0 0
Margaritte and Henriette de Villeneuve; same time 40 0 0
Thomase La Cour Viscouse; same time 30 0 0
Judith Valentine; same time 25 0 0
Elizabeth Verron; same time 15 0 0
Marie Venier; same time 15 0 0
Elizabet de Vebron; same time 12 0 0
Marie Verveillon; same time 12 0 0
Marie St. Faust Viscouse; same time 25 0 0
Francoise Verriere; same time 15 0 0
Gabrielle de Rosset, aveugle; (fn. 2) same time 12 0 0
Isabelle de la Verriere; same time 16 0 0
Nicholas de Rambouillet de la Sabliere and Lovisa Madelaine, his wife, at 150l. per an. out of the arrears of dead persons; Midsummer quarter 1716 37 10 0
7,164 13 11¼
payments made for pensions and Royal Bounty pursuant to several Warrants under the Royal Sign Manual:
Richard Marshall, for keeping the King's Stud at Hampton Court and six running horses at Newmarket; by Royal Sign Manual of 15 Nov. 1715; year to 24 June 1716
1,600 0 0
Ruperta Howe, widow of Emanuel Scroop Howe, as of the Royal Bounty and in consideration that her Establishment Pension took effect only from Midsummer 1715; by Royal Sign Manual of 14 June 1716. 500 0 0
Henry Wise, Treasurer of the Charity School at Kensington, for the use of the said Charity School; by Royal Sign Manual of 10 Sept. 1716; year to 24 June 1716 50 0 0
the late Prince of Denmark's Musick viz. James Paisible and John Ernest Gaillard [John Aubert] Stephen Lefever, Humphrey Denby, James [Graves], William Smith, Charles Babell and Peter La Tour; by Royal Sign Manual of 1 Oct. 1716; from 1 Oct. 1714 to [24 June 1716] (fn. 3) 1,131 13
3,281 13
(total payments as above 42,037l. 8s.d.)
Exchequer fees and incident expenses:
Robert Beresford, for so much disbursed, Charles Bint and Thomas Boniface for their allowance, Xmas quarter 1715, for carrying votes etc.
837 8
Riding charges and fees to Auditors:
the Accomptant for his own riding charges at 40l. per an and for those of his clerk at 5l. per an., 45l., and for fees to Thomas Foley for auditing this Accompt 62l.
107 0 0
total payments and allowances £57,981 17
and so this Accountant is Indebted
Declared 1 April 1717.
1,977 0 0

Footnotes

  • 1. That this is the true meaning appears from the Roll of the previous year, of which the parts relating to the Funeral and the Coronation are in English.
  • 2. i.e. a blind woman [see e.g. A.O.1. 1924/15]
  • 3. [Missing names supplied from A.O.1/1924/14].