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Declared Accounts: Million Lottery

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Calendar of Treasury Books, Volume 9, 1689-1692. Originally published by His Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1931.

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Million Lottery

Pipe 1,969.
William Knight, Paymaster of Annuities and other benefits under 5 and 6 Wm. and Mary for the Million Adventure : being appointed thereto by a Treasury instrument dated 1694, Oct. 9th.
25th March, 1694, to 29th Sept., 1695.
Charge.
l. s. d.
Arrears nil : being first account.
Money out of the Exchequer 25,841 2
Total charge £25,841 2
Discharge.
l. s. d.
Money paid for the annuities due to the owners of the fortunate or benefit tickets payable by the Act for the Million Adventure 19,080 0 0
Money paid for salaries and allowances to the officers 3,850 0 0
Total discharge £22,930 0 0
Remains, 2,911l. 2s. 3½d.
Declared 19th Nov., 1698.
Pipe 1,970.
Same Accountant.
Michaelmas, 1695, to Michaelmas, 1696.
Charge.
l. s. d.
Remains 2,911 2
Money out of the Exchequer 125,317 12
Total charge £128,22 8 14
Discharge.
l. s. d.
Money paid for the annuities due to the several owners of benefit tickets 19,227 10 0
Money paid for the annuities due to the owners of blank tickets 88,463 0 0
Salaries 1,350 0 0
Total discharge £109,040 10 0
Remains, 19,188l. 4s. 7¼d.
Declared 25th June, 1699.