Warrant Book
August 1705, 1-15

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'Warrant Book: August 1705, 1-15', Calendar of Treasury Books, Volume 20: 1705-1706 (1952), pp. 370-386. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=84831 Date accessed: 24 July 2014.


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August 1705, 1-15

August 2. William Lowndes to the Attorney General to report on the enclosed presentment [missing] of the Excise Commissioners concerning the assessments on their officers for the years 1703 and 1705. Out Letters (General) XVIII, p. 117.
Same to [same] to report on the enclosed petition [missing] of Ann Evans widow praying a grant of the 200l. which was paid into the Exchequer Court out of the sale of the estate of George Knype of Semley co. Wilts. outlawed for debt at her suit. How can it be paid to her with the least charge? Ibid.
Same to the Victualling Commissioners to hasten the despatch of the accounts of Mr. Papillon, late Cashier for the Victualling, to the end you may go on with Mr. Sturt's and the other Victualling accounts which have been so long depending before you. Ibid.
Treasury reference to Mr. Blathwaite of the petition of Mr. Perry et al. on behalf of Mr. Bird praying that said Bird may succeed his father in the place of Receiver of her Majesty's Revenues in Virginia "that of auditor being as they are informed disposed of." Reference Book VIII, p. 178.
William Lowndes to the Revenue Commissioners in Ireland to report on the enclosed petition [missing] of Frederick Trench shewing that his father-in-law William Woods deceased, late one of the surveyors at Ringsend, seized the ship Providence of London alias of Dublin with her lading for trading illegally to France, which was condemned and sold for 1464l. of which one third belonged to said Woods : therefore praying payment of same. Out Letters (Ireland) VIII, p. 365.
August 3. Same to Mr. Borret. I have read to the Lord Treasurer your report on Thomas Walder's memorial relating to several Bankers' annuities which have been mortgaged for several sums by Mr. Richard Taylor, late Paymaster of the Million Lottery Tickets. The Lord Treasurer directs you to sell the said annuities as soon as you can find a purchaser for the most that can be had for the same. Out Letters (General) XVIII, p. 118.
Same to Mr. Wilcox to certify the Lord Treasurer whether timber sufficient and proper may be had out of Windsor Forest for building the bridge intended by the Queen over the river at Datchet and if not from there from where else. Ibid.
August 4. Same to Fran. Webber, customer of Bridgwater port, forthwith to give security to the Customs Commissioners for your collection. Ibid., p. 119.
August 6. Money order for 25l. to Sir Charles Cotterell, Master of the Ceremonies, for last Lady day quarter on his annuity in lieu of all allowances by bills. Order Book VI, p. 391.
Same for 100l. to the four clerks of the Privy Council for same quarter's allowance for the despatch of business relating to the Commission of Trade at the Privy Council. Ibid., p. 396.
Same for 455l. to John, Duke of Buckingham and Normanby for same quarter on his allowance of 4l. a day as Lord Privy seal. Ibid., p. 397.
August 7. Same for 1970l. 3s. 11¾d. to Samuell Edwin, Usher of the Receipt, for necessaries delivered to the officers of the Receipt in Michaelmas and Hilary terms 1704.
619l. 17s. 0¾d. to same for the like necessaries for the half year ended at Lady day last for the new Offices [in the Receipt] viz. : the Old Annuities Office, the New Annuities Office of 3700l. per week Excise, the Million Lottery Office, the Malt Lottery Office, the Office for issuing Exchequer Bills.
(The letter of direction hereon dated Sept. 12 is for 2244l. 0s. 8¾d. to said Edwyn on his liberates). Ibid., p. 392. Disposition Book XVIII, p. 9.
August 8. Warrant by Treasurer Godolphin to the [Principal] Officers of the Works to require the Paymaster of the Works to pay 200l. to Thomas Jones, Keeper of Ludlow Castle, to be by him laid out in the necessary repairs of the said Castle. (Letter of direction of same date for the issue of said 200l. to Thomas Lloyd, Paymaster of the Works : out of Civil List moneys : to be paid to said Jones.) Money Book XVII, p. 454. Disposition Book XVII, p. 392.
Money warrant for 462l. 10s. 0d. each to Sir Charles Hedges and Robert Harley for last June 24 quarter as Secretaries of State. (Money orders dated Aug. 8 hereon). Money Book XVII, p. 461. Order Book VI, p. 384. Disposition Book XVIII, p. 8.
Warrant by Treasurer Godolphin to the Salt Commissioners to repay the taxes assessed on the salaries of officers of the Salt Duty of not more than 100l. salary in consideration of the poverty of most of the said officers. Money Book XVIII, p. 19.
Money order for 13l. 6s. 8d. to John Cook, Clerk of the Foreign Estreats in the Exchequer Court, for 1705 Lady day quarter on his various allowances detailed, relating to the records of Recusants and Fines and Amerciaments. (The like order dated Aug. 14 for 1704 Xmas quarter on same.) Order Book VI, p. 385.
Letter of direction for 124l. to William Cawthorp and the executors of Christopher Rands for extraordinary charges as Receivers General of several taxes for co. Lincoln : upon an order of 1694 July 30 which is confirmed by the Lord Treasurer see supra Tr. Cal. vol. X, p. 723 : likewise for 320l. to same on a like order dated 1695 March 25 see ibid p. 960 which is similarly confirmed : likewise for 306l. to said Cawthorp and the executors of Thomas Kent for the like charge ; on a like order dated July 30 last ut supra p. 358 under date July 23 : to be paid out of Civil List moneys. Disposition Book XVII, p. 390.
Same for 6630l. 2s. 0d. to Mr. Brydges, Paymaster of the Forces acting with the Allies, out of loans on the Continued Duties on Low Wines anno 1705 : and to be for services as follows : viz.
£ s. d.
on the order for 370,119l. 1s. 0d. for subsidies to Allies
in further part of 150,000l. for the King of Portugal being to be paid over to the General Officers as follows who are in the service of said king viz. 457l. 10s. 0d. to Major General Offarrel and Col. John Richards for 305 days' pay 1704 Dec. 24 to 1705 Oct. 23 ; 305l. to Col. Lundy for same time as Adjutant General ; 457l. 10s. 0d. to the Marquis of Montandre as Brigadier 1677 10 0
on the order for 885,193l. 3s. 6d. for the 40,000 men anno 1705
for 4 months' subsidy to the Duke of Hanover and Zelle from 1705 June 24 to Oct. 23 next in lieu of douceurs and all extraordinary allowances according to the Treaty and the Duke of Marlborough's warrants of Jan. 9 last being the value of 31,002 guilders 5 stivers 2952 12 0
on the order for 222,379l. 5s. 10d.for the 10,200 men in Portugal anno 1705
for William Churchill and Richard Harnage to complete the 5000l. directed by royal warrant for small clothing sent to Portugal 2000 0 0
£6630 2 0
Ibid., p. 391.
Same for 8000l. to the Navy Treasurer for Wages to seamen : 3344l. 18s. 0d. theroef out of loans on Continued Duties on Low Wines anno 1705 and 4655l. 2s. 0d. thereof out of loans on the Two Thirds Subsidy anno 1705. Ibid., p. 392.
William Lowndes to the Agents for Taxes to report on the enclosed memorial [missing] of Sir Mich. Biddulph relating to his composition as one of the sureties of Morgan Whitley. Out Letters (General) XVIII, p. 117.
Same to the Earl of Ranelagh. By the Lord Treasurer's warrant of 1704 May 17 you were ordered to dispose of tallies and orders for reversionary annuities and so many of the returned debentures in your hands as would suffice thereout to pay the outpensioners of Chelsea Hospital. On your certificate that you had satisfied all the said outpensioners and that 1417l. 8s. 10d. of said moneys remained in your hands the Lord Treasurer by his warrant of 1704 Sept. 25 directed you to apply same towards a debt of 2200l. for clothing for Col. Collingwood's Regiment which was sent to the West Indies in 1698. I wrote you several times last summer for a list of the said reversionary annuities and returned debentures and of the produce of sale thereof in order to charge you properly therewith in your accounts. But the Lord Treasurer never received such lists or accounts and several widows and others in behalf of deceased persons belonging to the said Hospital have frequently represented to him that they cannot obtain payment of their arrears and are told by you that they must apply to the Treasury for same : and the clothiers of Collingwood's Regiment are also applying to the Lord Treasurer for their debt. I am to repeat his orders and earnest desire to you for an immediate, faithful and exact account of the above viz. the numbers of all the reversionary orders which you owned to the House of Commons almost two years to be in your hands, and of the whole produce thereof ; and a distinct account of all the returned debentures and what they have been sold for ; and what you have paid out of the produce of the annuities and the returned debentures : and what now remains in your hands of the said money, orders or returned debentures, that so it may be directed to be applied to the uses intended by the said Act and prevent the clamours which, till this be done, will too justly be made against your Lordship : also I am to desire of you an account of what remains in your hands of the 30 per cent. directed by Act of Parliament to be deducted out of the pay of the arrears to the Forces in New York for the saving by the difference of exchange in that place. Ibid., pp. 119-120.
Treasury reference to the Comptrollers of Army Accounts of the petition of the Earl of Peterborough representing that before his Deputy came to Lisbon he was obliged to advance 84 days' pay to the Aides de Camp of some of the General Officers amounting to 210l. for which he has drawn a bill on Mr. How but Mr. How thinks he cannot properly answer same not being impowered by the Establishment. Reference Book VIII, p. 179.
Same to the Attorney General of the petition of Geo. Preston, Richard Pepper, John Hartley, Richard Paine, Christopher Metcalfe and Francis Stephenson, sureties for the appearance of Jos. Gifford, William Martin and Thomas Matthews who were taken on suspicion of being Popish priests, who have not appeared and the bail is forfeit : petitioners alleging that Mr. Borritt has long since reported on their petition : therefore praying that their recognizances may be respited and they discharged. Ibid.
Warrant by Treasurer Godolphin to the Stamp Commissioners to depute John Willoughby as a stamper in their office loco Robert Eyles lately dead. Warrants not Relating to Money XIX, p. 71.
Letters patent by Treasurer Godolphin appointing Gregory King to be Secretary to the Comptrollers of Army Accounts loco Henry Cartwright who is since employed in the Office of the Paymaster General of the Forces acting with the Allies : with the salary of 300l. per an. Ibid., p. 72.
Entry of a Treasury caveat in favour of Thomas Addison Esq. against any grant of such houses in the Savoy as at the Revolution were deserted by the Jesuits and Popish Priests, he having obtained a verdict for the same "but that he may be permitted as soon as possession is obtained for her Majesty to lay the whole state of the proceedings before my Lord Treasurer in order to obtain a grant of the remaining terms in the several leases thereof as have been advised by her Majesty's Surveyor General." Notice to be given to the said Mr. Addison at his house in De la Haye Street, Westminster. Caveat Book, p. 60.
[? August 9]. Money warrant for 200l. to William Clayton as reward for his services as the clerk employed by the Auditor of the Receipt in making forth and transmitting to the Auditors of Imprests (without fees) half yearly certificates (enjoined to be made by yourself the Auditor of the Receipt pursuant to a late Act of Parliament) of interest money received at the Exchequer by Edward, Earl of Orford, late Treasurer of the Navy and Richard, Earl of Ranelagh, late Paymaster of the Army on any tallies and orders imprested to them at the Receipt before any assignments made thereof by them. Money Book XVII, p. 456. Disposition Book XVIII, p. 8.
August 9. Same for 500l. to Bernard Smith, organ builder, in further part of 3180l. for three organs : on which 2000l. has been already paid. (Money order dated Aug. — hereon). Money Book XVII, p. 456. Order Book VI, p. 384. Disposition Book XVII, p. 395.
Letter of direction for 2000l. to John Tayler, deputy to the Surveyor General of Crown Lands : out of Civil List moneys : as in part of 20,000l. for building at Woodstock : "which makes 7000l. in part of the said order." Disposition Book XVII, p. 392.
[?] Same for 1608l. 10s. 0½d. to the Duke of Somerset, Master of the of the Horse to the Queen, upon account : as in full of his order of 1702-3 Jan. 7 for 20,000l. for extraordinaries of the Stables : to be issued out of Civil List moneys. Ibid., p. 393.
August 9. Same for 1323l. 1s. 0d. to the Paymaster of the Works : to be issued out of Civil List moneys : and is to be paid over to Henry Wise to complete 8323l. 1s. 0d. for new works done by him by the Queen's commands in the Gardens at Kensington, Windsor and St. James's Park. Ibid.
Same for 10,000l. to Harry Mordaunt, Treasurer of the Ordnance : for the land services of the Ordnance : to be issued out of loans on the Two Thirds Subsidy anno 1705. Ibid.
Same for 5000l. to the Master of the Great Wardrobe : out of Civil List moneys : and to be applied towards satisfying the debts incurred in that Office since her Majesty's accession. Ibid., p. 394.
Same for 24l. to Thomas Lloyd, on the unsatisfied order in his name as Paymaster of the Works and is intended to be applied for the repair of two bridges in Hounslow Heath over the river which brings water to Hampton Court : as by the certificate from the Works dated April 26 last. Ibid.
Same for 1000l. to James Bridges on his order for 222,379l. 5s. 10d. for the 10,200 men in Portugal : and is intended for Col. Hill's Regiment on account of their pay and is to enable the Officers thereof to make their levies : to be issued out of loans on Low Wines anno 1705. Ibid.
William Lowndes to the Navy Commissioners to direct payment (out of the 6000l. repaid into the Exchequer by Richard Povey, late Treasurer for Sick and Wounded) of 1400l. to Thomas Savery, present Treasurer for same, to be applied for the subsistence of prisoners of war and is to be reckoned for the present month of August : three fifths thereof to be charged to the head of Wages and two fifths to the head of Victualling. Ibid., p. 395.
Letter of direction for 500l. to Francis Godolphin, Cofferer of the Household : out of Civil List moneys : and is to be paid to Sir Geo. Rooke in satisfaction of his charge in entertaining the Prince of Hesse and his brother with several officers and servants to the number of 16 at his own cost for above 4 months on board his ship whilst her Majesty's Fleet was under his command the last summer in the Mediterranean. Ibid., p. 396.
Same for 500l. to William Lowndes : out of same : for secret service. Ibid.
William Lowndes to the [Principal] Officers of the Works to report on the enclosed representation [missing] from the Duke of Somerset touching some building erecting near his garden wall in Scotland Yard. Meanwhile the building is not to be proceeded in. Out Letters (General) XVIII, p. 120.
Same to Major General Trelawney. The Lord Treasurer has made your salary as Governor of Plymouth to commence from Dec. 24 last which is as far back as possible in regard the Establishment for the Guards and Garrisons for this year begin from that day and the preceding year's accounts are closed. Ibid., p. 121.
Same to the Attorney General to report on the enclosed report [missing] from the Surveyor General [of Crown Lands] on Henry Wise's petition for leave to erect a small house near Hampton Court Green. Are his leases of the ground legal "with respect to the Act [I Anne, c. 1] for the Civil List etc.?" Ibid.
Same to the Surveyor General [of Crown Lands] and Sir Christopher Wren to view Serjeant Darnell's stables at Windsor and report what is a reasonable price for the purchase thereof. Ibid.
Warrant by Treasurer Godolphin to the Customs Commissioners to employ William Roberts as Receiver of the Four and a Half per cent. Duty at Bridgetown in Barbados loco Robert Corlet who stands suspended.
Michaell Wilson as a tidesman and boatman in Boston port loco Richard Hutchinson dismissed.
John Smith as a waterman in London port loco his father who is grown old and desires to surrender. Out Letters (Customs) XIV, p. 383.
Treasury reference to the Customs Commissioners of the petition of John Mascall et al. merchants of London praying that 190 tuns of small French white prize wines which they have in store and are perishing by reason of the weather may be sold by auction before they are quite decayed. Reference Book VIII, p. 179.
Subscription by Treasurer Godolphin for the execution of a Lord Chamberlain's warrant dated July 20 to John Charleton, Master of the Jewel Office. to deliver to Lord Raby, Ambassador Extraordinary to the King of Prussia, 5893 ounces of white plate and 1066 ounces of gilt plate "which was the allowance heretofore given on the like occasions" : to an estimate of 2500l. Warrants not Relating to Money XIX, p. 71.
The like of a like dated July 20 to the Master of the Great Wardrobe to deliver to said Lord Raby a Cloth of State of crimson damask with gold and silver fringe, a chair, 2 stools, a footstool and a foot carpet "as hath been usual on such like occasions" ; also a large Bible, prayer books, altar cloth &c. [for his chapel] : to an estimate of 350l. Ibid.
Treasurer Godolphin to the Lord Lieutenant of Ireland to report on the enclosed petition [missing] in behalf of Sir Patrick Dun relating to his being Physician General to her Majesty's Forces in Ireland. Out Letters (Ireland) VIII, p. 366.
August 10 William Lowndes to the [Principal] Officers of the Works to estimate for building a brick wall and alterations and repairs necessary at the Record Office in the Tower of London as by the enclosed memorial [missing]. Out Letters (General) XVIII, p. 122.
Aug. 12. Royal warrant to Treasurer Godolphin to give warrant to the Auditor of Crown Revenues of North and South Wales from time to time to renew and grant leases for all such small tenements and cottages where the full annual value thereof shall not exceed 50s. for such term as the Lord Treasurer shall think fit, not exceeding 31 years : all such leases to be enrolled in his [the Auditor's] office and the reserved rents to be delivered in charge to the respective Receiver of North and South Wales : at every Michaelmas the Auditor to transmit to the Lord Treasurer a certificate of such leases : the said auditor having represented that there are several such small tenements &c. which as he is informed have been anciently leased by the Auditor of Wales, the value being so small that the tenants do not think it worth the charge of renewing them by Exchequer leases "whereby we do not only lose the ancient fine and reserved rent but often the said tenements and wastes are enjoyed by the adjacent inhabitants as their freeholds." (Treasurer Godolphin's warrant dated Aug. 15 hereon accordingly to Sidney Godolphin Esq. Auditor of her Majesty's revenues of North and South Wales.) Queen's Warrant Book XXII, pp. 455-6.
Treasury reference to the Auditors of Imprests and the Deputy Remembrancer in the Exchequer of the petition of Sir William Robinson praying to be allowed 792l. 10s. 2d. in his account as Commissary General of Provisions at Chester for the use of the army sent to Ireland, the said sum having been paid by him for salaries to the deputies, storekeepers, clerks, waggoners and contingencies during the time of the service and he having proper vouchers for same. Reference Book VIII, p. 179.
Royal warrant to Treasurer Godolphin to give his warrant to the Clerk of the Pipe for a lease to Thomas Windham of a parcel of land in Green Cloth Yard in and part of Whitehall Palace and on which said Windham has erected a house and measuring 51 feet by 28 feet and lying near the Court of Guards and abutting on a structure of Sir Alexander Frazier Kt. deceased : on a fine of 100l.
Appending : constat of the premises and ratal by the Surveyor General of Crown Lands.
(Treasurer Godolphin's warrant hereon accordingly to the Clerk of the Pipe dated Aug. 21). Warrants not Relating to Money XIX, pp. 74-5.
Aug. 13. Same to the Clerk of the Signet for a privy seal for 30,000l. to Edward Nicholas as imprest for such Establishments [of pensions and bounties &c.] as are already signed by the Queen. (The money warrant of Sept. 13 herein infra p. 407 quotes the privy seal as dated Aug. 21.) Queen's Warrant Book XXII, p. 453.
Royal warrant to Edward Nicholas to pay 100l. to Ellinor Vaughan as royal bounty in lieu of all claims to any pension or arrears of pension.
100l. to William Killigrew as royal bounty. Queen's Warrant Book XXII, p. 454.
Royal sign manual for 150l. to Sir Bevill Granville (heir male of Bernard Granville Esq. deceased) for half a year's rent of Mote Park to June 24 last. (Money warrant dated Aug. 21 hereon). (Money order dated Aug. 21 hereon). Ibid., p. 454. Order Book VI, p. 388. Disposition Book XVIII, p. 8.
Warrant by Treasurer Godolphin to the Clerk of the Pipe for a grant under the Exchequer seal to Phillip, Earl of Leicester of the Office of High Steward of the Honor of Otford as granted 12 Wm. III to David Polhill.
Prefixing : Surveyor General's report on said Earl's petition for same. The petitioner hath an estate near the premises and those offices have heretofore been in his family, being chiefly honorary, the ancient fees amounting to 18l. 15s. 0d. per an. Warrants not Relating to Money XIX, p. 21.
August 14. Same by same to the Auditor of the Receipt to distribute and apply the sum of 54,426l. 14s. 3d. to Deficient Funds as follows ; the said sums representing the income between July 17 last and Aug. 14 inst. from branches of the revenue as follows viz. : 10,170l. 13s. 2d. from Windows ; 739l. 13s. 3d. from Additional Impositions ; 4691l. 8s. 10d. from New Duty on Paper Continued ; 9477l. 12s. 4d. from New Customs ; 1747l. 6s. 7d. from Marriages ; 27,600l. from Continued Impositions : the said distribution and application to be as follows :—
The Deficiencies as computed by Act of Parliament. How they stood upon the Register the 14th August, 1705. The distribution and application hereby ordered.
£ s. d. £ s. d. £ s. d.
First 4s. Aid 55622 10 5 26888 19 1 621 8
Third 4s. Aid 407372 0 3 124928 9 3 4551 5 0
Fourth 4s. Aid 917101 13 267811 0 0 10246 1
Second Quarterly Poll 89275 13 4 45665 13 4 997 8
Three Fourths Customs 213447 15 9 57716 15 2384 13
Salt 1711500 0 0 54529 5 19121 5
Two Thirds Additional Excise 160000 0 0 9215 0 1787 11
Additional Impositions 445177 7 4 185842 3 9 4973 12
Vellum and Parchment 224114 7 102706 17 2503 17
Marriages 648000 0 0 174233 8 4 7239 11 11¾
4871600 8 0 1049538 2 6 54426 14 3
Money Book XVII, p. 462.
August 15. Money warrant for 30,000l. to John, Visct. Fitz-Hardinge, Treasurer of the Chamber, as imprest for the service of his Office and in part of 50,000l. as by the privy seal of 15 Nov. 1704. (Money order dated Aug. 15 hereon). Money Book XVII, p. 460. Order Book VI, p. 385.
Warrant by Treasurer Godolphin to the Receipt to draw orders for paying the several annuities to the respective assignees of several Bankers or others claiming under them conformably to the following certificate "instead of the former certificates."
Prefixing : certificate by the Auditor of the Receipt dated Aug. 8 inst. accompanied by 2 lists of the payees of said annuities being in each case assignees of the four bankers Edward Backwell (15 items total principal debt 8385l. total annuities 251l. 11s. 0d.), Gilbert Whitehall (30 items total principal debt 20,239l. 4s. 2d. total annuities 607l. 3s. 2d.), John Portman (8 items total principal debt 9543l. 0s. 1d. total annuities 286l. 5s. 8d.), and John Lindsay (7 items, total principal debt 3062l. 18s. 4d. total annuities 91l. 18s. 0d.)
The first list contains the names of the original assignees or of the assignees as they stood on the books of the Exchequer prior to the date of the said certificate. The second list contains the names of the heirs or assigns of the said original assignees. As this second list repeats the information contained in the first list I here omit the first list.
The second list is headed by the following paragraph.
"But it appearing to me by wills, deeds or other assurances since produced that the said several annuities payable for the said principal sums above mentioned were then the properties of and the estates absolutely vested in the persons hereafter named, I do hereby certify them to be the proprietors thereof and humbly desire your Lordship's warrant for drawing orders for paying the same accordingly.
£ s. d. £ s. d.
The assignees of Edward Backwell.
The annuity of 15l. before certified to Sir Walter Ernley [now to be paid to the] executor of Dame Martha Ernley who was executrix of the said Sir Walter 500 0 0 15 0 0
the annuity of 60l. before certified to Thomas Smith now to be paid to Joseph Moore his executor, the said Thomas Smith having been long since dead 2000 0 0 60 0 0
the annuity of 3l. before certified to Francis Green now to be paid to Elizabeth Folkingham, administratrix of Edw. Folkingham assignee of John Bell who was assignee of Francis Green 100 0 0 3 0 0
the annuity of 3l. before certified to Mary Perwich now to be paid to Andrew Luy a Lagrange and Meliora his wife executrix of the said Mary Perwich 100 0 0 3 0 0
the annuity of 5l. 5s. 0d. before certified to Hanbury Walthall now to be paid to William Cole as his assignee 175 0 0 5 5 0
the annuity of 1l. 10s. 0d. before certified to Roger Mingay now to be paid to Mary Mingay his late wife and administratrix, he being long since dead 50 0 0 1 10 0
the annuity of 8l. 5s. 0d. before certified to Sir James Worsley now to be paid to Jam. Worsley Esq. and Charles Worsley gent his sons and executors, Sir James being dead 275 0 0 8 5 0
the annuity of 28l. 10s. 0d. before certified to Barbara Lister now to be paid in moieties one to John Lister and the other to Thomas Lister sons and devisees of said Barbara 950 0 0 28 10 0
the annuity of 5l. 8s. 0d. before certified to Sir Job Charlton now to be paid to Sir Francis Charlton and Gilbert Charlton sons and devisees of Sir Job 180 0 0 5 8 0
the annuity of 53l. 17s. 0d. before certified to Robert Bate, now to be paid to William James, executor of said Robert 1795 0 0 53 17 0
the annuity of 8l. 8s. 0d. before certified to Edward Wetheridge now to be paid to Wilmot Terry and Rachell Stacey executors and residuary legatees of said Wetheridge 280 0 0 8 8 0
the annuity of 7l. 4s. 0d. before certified to George Pitt now to be paid to Nich. Pitt, Thomas Tutt, Thomas Pitt, Anthony Guidott and Fran. Stephens executors of the said Geo. Pitt 240 0 0 7 4 0
the annuity of 23l. 17s. 0d. before certified to Anthony Sturt now to be paid to Ant. Sturt son and executor of the said Ant. Sturt 795 0 0 23 17 0
the annuity of 25l. 17s. 0d. before certified to the said Antho. Sturt, now to be paid to Anthony Sturt son and executor to the said Ant. Sturt 845 0 0 25 7 0
the annuity of 3l. before certified to Andrew Welch now to be paid to William Wood and Amy his wife, executrix of the said Andrew Welch 100 0 0 3 0 0
8385 0 0 251 11 0
£ s. d. £ s. d.
The assignees of Gilbert Whitehall
the annuity of 24l. before certified to Math. Walker, now to be paid to Robert Farrar, executor of the said Math. Walker 800 0 0 24 0 0
the annuity of 120l. before certified to Thomas Smith now to be paid to Jos[ia]h [or Joseph] Moore executors of the said Thomas Smith 4000 0 0 120 0 0
the annuity of 16l. 10s. 0d. before certified to John Short now to be paid to Daniell Short, executor of said John Short 550 0 0 16 10 0
the annuity of 15l. before certified to William Vanbrugh now to be paid to William Vanbrugh his son and administrator 500 0 0 15 0 0
the annuity of 12l. 18s. 0d. before certified to William Salmon now to be paid to William Salmon son and executor of the said William Salmon 430 0 0 12 18 0
the annuity of 32l. 8s. 0d. before certified to Samuel Pen now to be paid to Michaell Askell executor of Susan Askell executrix of Mich. Askell who was executor of the said Samuell Penn 1080 0 0 32 8 0
the annuity of 27l. 14s. 0d. before certified to Antho. Sturt now to be paid to Antho. Sturt son and executor of the said Antho. 923 10 0 27 14 0
the annuity of 6l. 10s. 0d. before certified to Edw. Folkingham now to be paid to Eliz. Folkingham relict and administratrix of the said Edw. Folkingham 216 15 0 6 10 0
the annuity of 9l. before certified to Thomas Frampton now to be paid to Robert Frampton son and administrator to the said Thomas 300 0 0 9 0 0
the annuity of 7l. 16s. 0d. before certified to Jos[ep]h Helden now to be paid to Priscilla Parkhurst alias Helden executrix of the said Joseph Helden 260 0 0 7 16 0
the annuity of 74l. 10s. 2d. before certified to Donna Catherina de Silva Brandao et al. now to be paid to Francisco Pereyra assignee of the said Donna Catherine de Silva Brandao et al. 2483 10 0 74 10 2
the annuity of 9l. 12s. 0d. before certified to Thomas Kirke now to be paid to Geo. Langton, assignee of John Hamond and Jonathon Kirk executors of the said Thomas Kirke 320 0 0 9 12 0
the annuity of 4l. 10s. 0d. before certified to John Tutte now to be paid to Mary Tutte relict and executrix of the said John 150 0 0 4 10 0
the annuity of 42l. before certified to John Leemknell now to be paid to Abraham Beake surviving executor of Eliz. Catchpoole alias Leemknell who was executrix of the said John 1400 0 0 42 0 0
the annuity of 9l. 8s. 0d. before certified to Rowland Buckley now to be paid to — executor of the said Rowland 313 10 0 9 8 0
the annuity of 13l. before certified to Ralph Lee now to be paid to Ann Lee executrix of the said Ralph 433 10 0 13 0 0
the annuity of 13l. before certified to Stephen Jackson now to be paid to Jos[ep]h Jackson surviving executor of the said Stephen 433 6 8 13 0 0
the annuity of 4l. 16s. 0d. before certified to Eliz. Velley now to be paid to Thomas Velley son and executor of the said Eliz. 160 0 0 4 16 0
the annuity of 40l. 10s. 0d. before certified to John Ashby now to be paid to Eliz. Ashby relict and executrix of the said John 1350 0 0 40 10 0
the annuity of 16l. 10s. 0d. before certified to William Ashby now to be paid to Mary Ashby relict and administratrix of the said William 550 0 0 16 10 0
the annuity of 6l. before certified to Ralph Garner now to be paid to Jos[ep]h Pippin husband of Eliz. Pippin deceased who was executrix of the said Ralph 200 0 0 6 0 0
the annuity of 15l. before certified to Thomas Turgiss now to be paid to William Lewen and Geo. Newland executors of the said Thos. Turgis 500 0 0 15 0 0
the annuity of 16l. 10s. 0d. before certified to Sir William Brownlow now to be paid to Dame Ann Margaretta Mason administratrix of the said Sir William 550 0 0 16 10 0
the annuity of 8l. 6s. 0d. before certified to Thomas Cratchrode now to be paid to Thomas Cratchrode son and executor of the said Thomas Cratchrode 276 15 0 8 6 0
the annuity of 16l. 4s. 0d. before certified to John Burdon now to be paid to Edward Helwell executor and devisee of the said John Burdon 540 0 0 16 4 0
the annuity of 6l. 12s. 0d. before certified to Geo. Pitt now to be paid to Nicholas Pitt, Thomas Tutt, Thomas Pitt, Antho. Guidott and Francis Stephens executors of the said Thomas [sic for George] Pitt 220 0 0 6 12 0
the annuity of 3l. 5s. 0d. before certified to William Banks now to be paid to John Banks administrator of the said William Banks 108 7 6 3 5 0
the annuity of 9l. before certified to Hercules Cox now to be paid to Thomas Cooke, James Welder and Henry Hinde executors of the said Hercules Cox 300 0 0 9 0 0
the annuity of 9l. before certified to Doro. Upton now to be paid to John Sutton who is entitled to one moiety by virtue of a devise in the last will of the said Doro. Upton and to the other moiety by virtue of an assignment from Nathaniell Upton executor of Nathaniel Upton who was entitled to the other moiety by virtue of the said devise of Doro. Upton 300 0 0 9 0 0
the annuity of 17l. 14s. 0d. before certified to William Naylor now to be paid to Lidia Duncombe executrix of Benj. Cropley executor of Ann Naylor who was executrix of said William 590 0 0 17 14 0
£20239 4 2 607 3 2
£ s. d. £ s. d.
The assignees of John Portman
the annuity of 145l. before certified to Eze. Lampen now to be paid to Samuell Stanier assignee of Abigaile Lampen executrix of Ezekiell Lampen 4833 6 8 145 0 0
the annuity of 2l. 15s. 6d. before certified to Sir Thomas Davies Kt. now to be paid to Henry Bedell assignee of John Daviss executor of Thomas Daviss executor of Sir Thomas Davies 92 11 8 2 15 6
the annuity of 13l. 1s. 6d. before certified to John Honywood now to be paid to Mary Honywood relict and executrix of the said John 435 18 1 13 1 6
the annuity of 53l. 8s. 8d. before certified to Geo. Lowe now to be paid to Susan Lowe and John Clement executors of Sir Edward Lowe who was executor of the said George Lowe 1781 2 3 53 8 8
the annuity of 60l. before certified to Thomas Turgiss now to be paid to William Lewen and Geo. Newland executors of the said Thomas Turgiss 2000 0 0 60 0 0
the annuity of 2l. 14s. 6d. before certified to John Warner now to be paid to John Warner son and executor of the said John 90 16 8 2 14 6
the annuity of 4l. 4s. 7d. before certified to Hen. Smith now to be paid to Ralph Gerrard assignee of John Smith executor of the said Henry Smith 140 19 9 4 4 7
the annuity of 5l. 0s. 1d. before certified to Jos[hu]a Paine now to be paid to Eliz. Paine relict and executrix of the said Joshua Paine 168 5 0 5 0 11
£9543 0 1 286 5 8
£ s. d. £ s. d.
The assignees of John Lindsey
the annuity of 14l. before certified to Thomas Eyans, now to be paid to Susanna Maynard, Francis Hutchinson and Giles Dent executors of William Maynard surviving executor of Mary Evans executrix of Thomas Evans 466 13 4 14 0 0
the annuity of 17l. 16s. 3½d. before certified to Rowland Winn now to be paid to Rowland Aynsworth Winn executor of the said Rowland Winn 593 11 7 17 16
the annuity of 20l. 9s. 6d. before certified to Abra[ha]m Otgar now to be paid to Mary Otger relict and executrix of the said Abraham Otger 682 9 3 20 9 6
the annuity of 23l. before certified to William Vannam now to be paid to John Vannam one of the devisees and executors of the said William and to Walter Ryan and Mary his wife, late wife and administratrix of George Vannam the other devisee and executor of the said William Vannam 766 10 0 23 0 0
the annuity of 12l. before certified to Eliz. Hopwood now to be paid to Sarah Hopwood executrix of Thomas Hopwood who was executor of the said Elizabeth Hopwood 400 0 0 12 0 0
the annuity of 15s. before certified to James Tandin now to be paid to David Mesgrett, James Frontin and Peter Chauvett executors of Hester Tandin administratrix cum tes[tamen]to annexo of James Tandin 25 0 0 0 15 0
the annuity of 3l. 17s. 2½d. before certified to William Cranmer now to be paid to John Kenrick his executor 128 14 2 3 17
£3062 18 4 91 18 0
Money Book XVII, pp. 463-471.
Money order for 300l. to Sir Bevill Granville, Capt. General and Governor in Chief of Barbados and several other islands and places in America, for a quarter due July 25 last on his allowance.
200l. to same for same time on his additional salary in lieu of all presents from the Assembly. Order Book VI, p. 389.
Letter of direction for 599l. 0s. 4d. to John How : out of branches of the revenue as follows viz. : 8l. 16s. 0d. of the second 4s. Aid ; 124l. 3s. 4d. of Plantation Duties ; 466l. 1s. 0d. out of the 25 per cent. on French goods : and is to be as in part of 87,125l. 10s. 0d. for 5000 men for sea service anno 1703 and to be applied as follows viz. :
£ s. d.
for the pay of the late Brigadier Colenbine as Brigadier from 1702-3 Jan. 7 to 1703 June 3 222 0 0
for the pay of same as Major of Brigade from "the same time" to 20 Oct. 1703 143 10 0
for the pay of Major Patten as Major to the Earl of Donegal's Regiment from 25 Dec. 1702 to 16 Dec. 1703 166 12 0
for the pay of Ensign Owen of the said Regiment from the same time to 24 Dec. 1703 66 18 4
£599 0 4
Disposition Book XVII, p. 396.
Letter of direction for 5667l. 8s. 10d. to Visct. Fitz-Hardinge, Treasurer of the Chamber : for the service of his Office : out of Civil List moneys : and is to be applied as follows viz. :
£ s. d.
for last June 24 quarter's wages on the Establishment of his Office 5116 8 8
to Mr. Incledon, Housekeeper at Westminster, on his allowance of 6s. 8d. a day to June 24 last 29 0 0
to Mr. Churchill for stationery wares furnished to both Secretaries of State to June 24 last 212 19 2
to Mr. Walsh, instrument maker, for mending and stringing her Majesty's musical instruments in 1702-3-4 23 15 0
to several of her Majesty's servants for riding charges in 1704 267 6 0
to Mr. Warner, Master of her Majesty's Barges, for carrying goods to Windsor and for carrying the Crown to the Parliament House from 1704 Oct. 24 to June 24 last 18 0 0
£5667 8 10
Disposition Book XVII, p. 397.
Same for 10,000l. to Francis Godolphin [Cofferer of the Household] in part of what is due to the servants of the Household for last June 24 quarter : out of Civil List moneys. Ibid., p. 398.
J. Taylour (in the absence of William Lowndes) to the Customs Commissioners to report on the enclosed memorial [missing] relating to flax seized on the ship Katherene, a French prize taken by the Zelanders. Out Letters (General) XVIII, p. 122.
Treasury reference to the Comptrollers of the Accounts of the Army of the petition of Lieut. Col. Moncal in behalf of Earl Barrymore's Regiment shewing that the Regiment loses 37l. 9s. 6d. in their subsistence by the difference between the Portugal and Holland Establishment ; that 3 Companies of it being taken going to Gibraltar they lost 165 firelocks, 165 slings, 181 belts, 165 cartouch boxes, 165 pouches, 165 tin flasks, 181 knapsacks, 33 tents, 33 kettles, 10 serjeants swords, 10 holberts, 6 drums, 275 dollars for subsistence of Col. Moncall's Company, 60 dollars of Capt. Loche's Company, 236 dollars of Capt. Campbell's Company, 10 dollars of Ensign Condy and all the Officers' baggage and shirts : therefore praying to be relieved therein. Reference Book VIII, p. 180.