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Annuities

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William A. Shaw and F. H. Slingsby (editors)

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1960

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'Declared Accounts: Annuities', *Calendar of Treasury books, Volume 31: 1717* (1960), pp. CDXI-CDXV. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=85386 Date accessed: 24 July 2014.

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# Annuities

DECLARED ACCOUNTS: ANNUITIES.

AUDIT OFFICE, BUNDLE 13, ROLL 3 [A.O.1/13/3].

Thomas Madockes, Chief Cashier to the Bank of England as Paymaster of the Annuities payable upon Lottery Orders and Army Debentures.

Michaelmas 1716 to Michaelmas 1720.

Charge. | £ | s. | d. |
---|---|---|---|

Arrears: remaining in the Accomptant's hands at the end of his last preceding Accompt of the Annuities of 910,000l. and 169,000l. granted anno 1715, none, he being in Surplusage | nil | ||

Receipts: money had out of the Exchequer: Michaelmas term 3 George I, in part of 54,600 l. (whereof 53,950l. to pay annuities for the year from 29 Sept. 1716 and 650l. for salaries) | 27,300 | 0 | 0 |

Easter term 3 & 4 George I, in further part of the same | 13,650 | 0 | 0 |

Michaelmas term, 4 George I, in full of the same | 13,650 | 0 | 0 |

the same term, in part of 54,600 (for the year from 29 Sept. 1717, divided as above) | 13,650 | 0 | 0 |

Easter term, 4 & 5 George I, in further part of the same | 27,300 | 0 | 0 |

Michaelmas term, 5 George I, in full of the same | 13,650 | 0 | 0 |

Easter Term, 4 & 5 George I, in part of 476,659l. 16s. 0d. for annuities at 5l. per cent per an. for a year from Michaelmas 1717 (upon 9,533,195l. 10s. 5¾d. subscribed) | 357,494 | 17 | 0 |

Easter term, 4 & 5 George I, in part of 42,011l. 7s. 3d. for paying annuities at 4l. per cent on 946,929l. 0s. 8¾d. (whereof 4,134l. 4s. 3d. to pay the said annuities to 25 Dec. 1717 and 37,877l. 3s. 0d. for a, whole year to 25 Dec. 1718) | 23,072 | 15 | 9 |

the same term on accompt, to pay interest upon the four Lotteries to Midsummer 1717 | 2,000 | 0 | 0 |

the same term, upon accompt, to pay interest at 4l. per cent per an. for the Principal sum in Debentures for paying the Army | 7,287 | 12 | 3¼ |

Michaelmas term, 5 George I, in part of 54,600l. (whereof 53,950l. to pay annuities for the year from 29 Sept. 1718 at 5l. per cent per an. and 650l. for salaries) | 13,650 | 0 | 0 |

the same term, in full of 42,011l. 7s. 3d. to pay Annuities at 4l. per cent per an. upon 946,929l. 0s. 8¾d. (as above) | 18,938 | 11 | 6 |

the same term, upon accompt, in part of 2,000l. to pay interest on the four Lotteries to Midsummer 1717 | 768 | 5 | 2¼ |

the same term, upon accompt, to pay interest on annuities at 4l. per cent per an. for the Principal sum in Debentures for paying the Army | 16,065 | 4 | 8¾ |

the same term, upon accompt, in full of 476,659l. 16s. 0d. to pay annuities at 5l. per cent per an. for one year from Michaelmas 1717 on 9,533,195l. 10s. 5¾d. as above | 119,164 | 19 | 0 |

the same term, upon account, in part of 476,659l. 16s. 0d. to pay the said Annuities for a year from Michaelmas 1718 | 119,164 | 19 | 0 |

Easter term, 5 & 6 George I, in further part of the same | 119,164 | 19 | 0 |

Michaelmas term, 6 George I, in full of the same | 238,329 | 18 | 0 |

the same term, upon accompt, in full of 2,000l. for paying interest on the four Lotteries to Midsummer 1717 | 538 | 0 | 10 |

Easter term, 6 & 7 George I, upon accompt, to pay half a year's Annuities due Ladyday 1720 upon 9,533,195l. 10s. 5¾d. as above | 238,329 | 18 | 0 |

Michaelmas term, 7 George I, to pay half a year's Dividend on the same to Michaelmas 1720 | 238,329 | 18 | 0 |

Easter term, 5 & 6 George I, upon accompt, to pay interest or annuities at 4l. per cent per an. upon the Principal sum in Debentures for paying the Army | 31,439 | 1 | 6 |

Michaelmas term, 6 George I, for the same | 94,714 | 8 | 5 |

Easter term, 6 & 7 George I, for the same | 26,932 | 5 | 4 |

Michaelmas term, 7 George I, for the same | 32,079 | 15 | 0 |

Easter term, 5 & 6 George I, upon accompt, in further part of 54,600l. (whereof 53,950l. to pay annuities for a year from Michaelmas 1718 and 650l. for salaries) | 27,300 | 0 | 0 |

Michaelmas term, 6 George I in full of the same | 13,650 | 0 | 0 |

the same term, in part of 54,600l. (whereof 53,950l. for the payment of annuities for a year from Michaelmas 1719 at 5l. per cent per an. and 650l. for salaries) | 27,300 | 0 | 0 |

Easter term, 6 & 7 George I, upon accompt in further part of the same | 13,650 | 0 | 0 |

Michaelmas term, 7 George I, in full of the same | 13,650 | 0 | 0 |

Easter term, 5 & 6 George I, upon accompt, to pay annuities called ‘Tallies of Sol’ at 4l. per cent per an. upon 946,929l. 0s. 8¾d. (whereof 5,091l. 5s. 5¼d. for paying the said Annuities to 25 Dec. 1717 and 9,469l. 5s. 9¾d. for Ladyday quarter 1719) | 14,560 | 11 | 2¼ |

Michaelmas term, 6 George I, upon accompt for half a year's dividend due Michaelmas 1719 upon 947,514l. 7s. 9¾d. as above | 18,950 | 5 | 7½ |

Easter term, 6 & 7 George I, upon accompt, for half a year's dividend due Ladyday 1720 upon the same | 18,950 | 5 | 7½ |

Michaelmas term, 7 George I upon accompt, for half a year's dividend due Michaelmas 1720 upon the same | 18,950 | 5 | 7½ |

Michaelmas term, 6 George I, upon accompt, to pay the ‘Navy Annuities’ at 5l. per cent per an. for three quarters to Michaelmas 1719 upon 110,312l. 17s. 4¾d. | 4,136 | 14 | 0 |

Easter term, 6 & 7 George I, upon accompt, for the dividend due Ladyday 1720 on the same | 2,757 | 16 | 0 |

Michaelmas term, 7 George I, upon accompt, for half a year's dividend due Michaelmas 1720 on the same | 2,757 | 16 | 0 |

— | |||

total charge and receipts. | £1,983,279 | 2 | 7 |

Discharge. | |||

Surplusage on the preceding Accompt | 8 | 5 | 11 |

money paid to clear the dividends unpaid at the determination of the preceding Accompt of the Annuities granted in 1715: to several proprietors of Annuities under the Act for raising 910,000 l., Xmas quarter 1715, on 2,600l. | 32 | 10 | 0 |

ditto, Ladyday quarter 1716, on 2,600l. | 32 | 10 | 0 |

ditto, Midsummer quarter 1716 on 1,000l. | 12 | 10 | 0 |

ditto, Michaelmas quarter 1716 on 800l. | 10 | 0 | 0 |

and to ditto under the Act for raising 269,000l., Michaelmas quarter 1716, on 16l. 19s. | 0 | 4 | 2 |

(total of the above 87l. 14s. 2d.) | |||

money paid within the time of this Accompt to the proprietors of the Annuities etc. above mentioned: to the Proprietors of the Lottery Annuities at 5 l. per cent per an. on 9,519,348l. 8s. 1d.:part of 9,531,191 l. 19s. 10d. for Xmas quarter 1717 (abating 26l. 7s. 1d. for fractions) | 118,965 | 0 | 0 |

on 9,523,460l. 14s. 1d., part of the same, for half a year to Midsummer 1718 (abating 22l. 14s. 1d. for fractions) | 238,063 | 16 | 3 |

on 9,523,388l. 15s. 7d., part of the same, for half a year to Xmas 1718 (abating 16l. 9s. 3½d. for fractions) | 238,068 | 5 | 1 |

on 9,484,134l. 2s. 3d., part of the same, for Ladyday quarter 1719 (abating 16l. 17s. 10½d. for fractions) | 118,534 | 15 | 8 |

on 9,523,394l. 3s. 7d., part of the same, for half a year to Michaelmas 1719 (abating 13l. 13s. 7¾d. for fractions) | 238,071 | 7 | 2 |

on 9,519,608l. 4s. 7d., part of the same, for half a year to Ladyday 1720 (abating 11l. 12s. 10¾d. for fractions) | 237,978 | 14 | 11 |

on 957,807l. 16s. part of the same, for half a year to Michaelmas 1720 (abating 9l. 19s. 0¾d. for fractions) | 237,685 | 10 | 4 |

(total, to the Proprietors of the Lottery Annuities, 1,427,367l. 9s. 5d.) | |||

to the proprietors of Army Debentures at 4l. per cent per an.:on 1,597,695 l. 0s. 10d., part of 1,598,234l. 9s. 7d., for half a year to Xmas 1717 (abating 2l. 5s. 7d. for fractions) | 31,951 | 12 | 5 |

ditto, for half a year to Midsummer 1718 (abating 2l. 5s. 6d. for fractions) | 31,951 | 12 | 6 |

on 1,597,012l. 17s. 9d., part of the same, for half a year to Xmas 1718 (abating 1l. 17s. 8¾d. for fractions) | 31,938 | 6 | 7 |

on 1,597,560l. 12s. 2d., part of the same for Ladyday quarter 1719 (abating 1l. 16s. for fractions) | 15,973 | 16 | 1 |

on 1,597,750l. 9s. 6d., part of the same, for half a year to Michaelmas 1719 (abating 1l. 10s. 7d. for fractions) | 31,953 | 9 | 7 |

on 1,590,498l. 13s. 9d., part of the same, for half a year to Ladyday 1720 (abating 1l. 2s. 6½d. for fractions) | 31,808 | 16 | 10 |

on 1,590,346l. 2s. 6d., part of the same, for half a year to Michaelmas 1720 (abating 14s. 2½d. for fractions) | 31,786 | 4 | 2 |

(total on the Army Debentures 207,363l. 18s. 2d.) | |||

to the several proprietors of the Navy Annuities at 5l. per cent per an.:on 110,312 l. 17s. 4d., Ladyday quarter 1719 | 1,378 | 18 | 2 |

on ditto for half a year to Michaelmas 1719 (abating 4d. for fractions) | 2,757 | 16 | 1 |

on ditto for half a year to Ladyday 1720 (abating 3d. for fractions) | 2,757 | 16 | 2 |

on ditto for half a year to Michaelmas 1720 (abating 3d. for fractions) | 2,757 | 16 | 2 |

(total on the Navy Annuities 9,652l. 6s. 7d.) | |||

to the several proprietors of the ‘Tallies of Sol’ at 4l. per cent per an.:upon 509,127 l. 5s. 6¾d. from 19 July 1717 to Michaelmas 1717 | 4,017 | 3 | 6 |

upon 24,195l. 18s. 2d. from the date of the tallies in Oct. and Nov. 1717 to Xmas 1717 | 117 | 0 | 9 |

on 506,738l. 11s. 6d. part of 509,127l. 5s. 6d., for Xmas quarter 1717 (abating 2s. 6d. for fractions) | 5,067 | 5 | 3 |

on 944,860l. 2s. 7d. part of 946,929l. 0s. 7d., for half a year to Midsummer 1718 (abating 6s. 5d. for fractions) | 18,896 | 17 | 9 |

on 946,460l. 15s. 7d., part of the same, for half a year to Xmas 1718 (abating 6s. 2d. for fractions) | 18,928 | 18 | 3 |

on 943,660l. 15s. 7d., part of the same, for Ladyday quarter 1719 (abating 5s. 4d. for fractions) | 9,436 | 6 | 10 |

on 945,522l. 19s. 8d., part of 947,514l. 7s. 8d., for half a year to Michaelmas 1719 (abating 4s. 1d. for fractions) | 18,910 | 5 | 3 |

on 946,674l. 7s. 8d., part of the same, for half a year to Ladyday 1720 (abating 3s. 6d. for fractions) | 18,933 | 6 | 4 |

on 931,121l. 11s. 8d., part of the same, for half a year to Michaelmas, 1720 (abating 3s. for fractions) | 18,622 | 5 | 9 |

(total on the ‘Tallies of Sol’ 112,929l. 9s. 8d.) | |||

to the proprietors of the money contributed under [Stat. 1 Geo. I, St. 2, c. 12] for raising 910,000l. in the year 1715 at 5l. per cent:for Xmas quarter 1716 | 11,375 | 0 | 0 |

for Ladyday quarter 1717 | 11,375 | 0 | 0 |

for Midsummer quarter 1717 | 11,375 | 0 | 0 |

for Michaelmas quarter 1717 | 11,375 | 0 | 0 |

for Xmas quarter 1717 | 11,375 | 0 | 0 |

for Ladyday quarter 1718 | 11,375 | 0 | 0 |

for Midsummer quarter 1718 | 11,375 | 0 | 0 |

for Michaelmas quarter 1718 | 11,375 | 0 | 0 |

for Xmas quarter 1718 | 11,375 | 0 | 0 |

on 909,650l. part of the said 910,000l. for Ladyday quarter 1719 | 11,370 | 12 | 6 |

on the said 910,000l. for Midsummer quarter 1719 | 11,375 | 0 | 0 |

on 909,800l., part of the same, for Michaelmas quarter 1719 | 11,372 | 10 | 0 |

on 909,150l., part of the same, for Xmas quarter 1719 | 11,364 | 7 | 6 |

on 909,050l., part of the same, for Ladyday quarter 1720 | 11,363 | 2 | 6 |

on 907,800l., part of the same, for Midsummer quarter 1720 | 11,347 | 10 | 0 |

on 905,600l., part of the same, for Michaelmas quarter 1720 | 11,320 | 0 | 0 |

(total on the 910,000l. 181,888l. 2s. 6d.) | |||

to the proprietors of the Annuities granted by [Stat. 1 Geo. I, St. 2, c. 21] for raising 169,000l. in the year 1715 at 5l. per cent per an. on the said 169,000l. for Xmas quarter 1716 (abating 2s. 2d. for fractions) | 2,112 | 7 | 10 |

on ditto for Ladyday quarter 1717 (abating 1s. 9d. for fractions) | 2,112 | 8 | 3 |

on ditto for Midsummer quarter 1717 (abating 1s. 1d. for fractions) | 2,112 | 8 | 11 |

on ditto for Michaelmas quarter 1717 (abating 9d. for fractions) | 2,112 | 9 | 3 |

on ditto for Xmas quarter 1717 (abating 8d. for fractions) | 2,112 | 9 | 4 |

on ditto for Ladyday quarter 1718 (ditto) | 2,112 | 9 | 4 |

on ditto for Midsummer quarter 1718 (ditto) | 2,112 | 9 | 4 |

on ditto for Michaelmas quarter 1718 (abating 7d. for fractions) | 2,112 | 9 | 5 |

on ditto for Xmas quarter 1718 (abating 6d. for fractions) | 2,112 | 9 | 6 |

on ditto for Ladyday quarter 1719 (ditto) | 2,112 | 9 | 6 |

on ditto for Midsummer quarter 1719 (ditto) | 2,112 | 9 | 6 |

on ditto for Michaelmas quarter 1719 (abating 5d. for fractions) | 2,112 | 9 | 7 |

on 168,750l. part of the same, for Xmas quarter 1719 (ditto) | 2,109 | 7 | 1 |

on ditto for Ladyday quarter 1720 (ditto) | 2,109 | 7 | 1 |

on the said 169,000l. for Midsummer quarter 1720 (abating 4d. for fractions) | 2,112 | 9 | 8 |

on 168,900l., part of the same, for Michaelmas quarter 1720 (abating 4d. for fractions) | 2,111 | 4 | 8 |

(total on the 169,000l., 33,791l. 18s. 3d.) | |||

(total of the above payments 1,972,993l. 4s. 7d.) | |||

salaries and wages:in the Lottery Annuity Office:Thomas Maddocks, Chief Cashier, and John Monteage, Chief Accomptant, for their salaries Michaelmas 1717 to Michaelmas 1719, 400 l.; Zerubabel Crouch, same time, 300l.; Stephen Cross and Thomas Gregory, same time, 280l.; Peter Merrick and Thomas Hall, same time, 240l.; John Harvey, John Bowles, John Mercer, Daniel Race and August Munford, same time, 500l.; Charles Delaet and Edmund Crisp, same time, 160l.in the Office for Annuities on Navy Bills etc.:William Nicol, same time, 140 l.; John Apthorpe, John Jurin and Thomas Hollingshead, same time, 300l., the watchmen and porters, same time, 60l.; Thomas Maddocks and others, for converting the several Orders into Annuities at 5l. per cent. 300l.in the Office for the Annuities on 910,000l. and 169,000l. granted in 1715:Thomas Maddocks and others; four years from Michaelmas 1716 to Michaelmas 1720, 2,600 l. | 5,280 | 0 | 0 |

incident charges, detailed: stationery wares 303 l. 5s.; printing 105l. 7s. 6d.; engraving etc. 40l. 4s.; coals etc. 48l. 17s.; Edward Harley and Thomas Foley, for the Auditors' fees; three years to Michaelmas 1720, 3,600l.; this Accomptant for charges of passing the Accompt 300l. and for building the several Offices etc. 1,122l. 12s. 1d. | 5,520 | 5 | 7 |

(total for salaries and incidents 10,800l. 5s. 7d.) | |||

— | |||

total payments and allowances | £1,983,889 | 10 | 3 |

and so the Accomptant is in Surplusage Declared 17 December 1725. | 610 | 7 | 8 |

Auditor's Memorandum.—It appeared that there remained due and unpaid to several Proprietors (Col. Charles Dubourgay and others not named) to clear the several Annuities payable to them, several sums [detailed at length] to be allowed in subsequent Accompts on production of Receipts.[ The previous Accompt for this service will be found in Vol. XXX, page cdxlvii]. |

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