Declared Accounts
First Fruits and Tenths


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'Declared Accounts: First Fruits and Tenths', Calendar of Treasury books, Volume 31: 1717 (1960), pp. CCCLXXXVIII-CCCLXXXIX. URL: Date accessed: 20 October 2014.


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First Fruits and Tenths


AUDIT OFFICE: BUNDLE 1229, ROLL 194 [A.O.1/1229/194].

Job Hanmer, Remembrancer of First Fruits and Tenths and Frances Glanville, Administratrix (with will annexed) of William Glanville, late Receiver of the same.

1 January 1716–17 to 31 December 1717.

Arrears: remaining in the hands of several persons as at the foot of the last Account61,757511
Receipts: money arising within the time of this Account from the issues of First Fruits of divers Bishoprics, Archbishoprics, Deaneries, Arch-deaconries, Dignities, Rectories, Vicarages and other Benefices and Ecclesiastical Promotions in South Britain, detailed by monthly totals5,413277/8
total charge and receipts£67,170867/8
Surplusage on the last Account0007/8
arrears of First Fruits discharged by judgments of the Barons of the Exchequer (due from Lionel Gatford, S.T.P., late Treasurer of St. Paul's, London, who died 16 Sept. 1715)37120
payments made by the Receiver of First Fruits: for Exchequer fees etc. (20l.); for the fees of the two Auditors (18l. 6s. 8d.); to the Remembrancer (40l.); for his own fee and for a clerk (120l.) and to John Baber, Comptroller of First Fruits (150l.)34868
money paid into the Exchequer, by dates6,05714
and so remains60,72615
whereof depending on divers Incumbents for arrears:
for three years to 31 Dec. 1660
ditto for 25 years to 31 Dec. 16853,600510
ditto for the several years to 31 Dec. 1710 detailed as in preceding Accounts4,7167
ditto for the year to 31 Dec. 1711 (besides 96l. paid this year)276110
ditto for the year to 31 Dec. 1712 (besides 25l. 4s.d. paid this year)19100
ditto for the year to 31 Dec. 171370314
ditto for the year to 31 Dec. 1714 (besides 871l. 17s. paid this year)1,097190
ditto for the year to 31 Dec. 1715 (besides 1,968l. 3s.d. paid this year)1,53416
ditto for the year to 31 Dec. 1716 (besides 2,485l. 7s.d. paid this year)3,7021311¼
and for part of the issues of this year to 31 Dec. 1717 (besides 958l. 18s. 9d. paid this year)4,4161
and on Laurence Steele, deceased, late Receiver9,42471
and on Sir John Prettyman, bt., late Receiver, before his suspension19,86499
and on William Prettyman, deceased, late Remembrancer10,549035/8
and on Robert Squibb, deceased, late Receiver44710
and on Sir Charles Porter, deceased, late Remembrancer521677/8
and on John Fenn, deceased, late Remembrancer06
total of the supers aforesaid60,72615
and so Job Hanmer, Remembrancer, is even and Quit.
and Frances Granville, Administratrix of William Glanville, late Receiver, is even and Quit.
Declared (at the Exchequer) 22 June 1719.