Declared Accounts
Tenths of the Clergy

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'Declared Accounts: Tenths of the Clergy', Calendar of Treasury books, Volume 32: 1718 (1962), pp. CCCLXXIV-CCCLXXVI. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=85499 Date accessed: 25 October 2014.


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Tenths of the Clergy

DECLARED ACCOUNTS: TENTHS (QUEEN ANNE'S BOUNTY).

AUDIT OFFICE: BUNDLE 2239, ROLL 4 [A.O.1/2239/4].

John Ecton, Collector or Receiver of the Perpetual Yearly Tenths of all Dignities, Offices, Benefices and Promotions Spiritual Granted to the Corporation of the Governors of Queen Anne's Bounty for the maintenance of the Poor Clergy.

26 December 1717 to 25 December 1718.

Charge.£s.d.£s.d.
Arrears: remaining in the Accomptant's hands upon the end of his last preceding Accompt214
depending on the Incumbents of Benefices named at the foot of the said last Accompt1679
1691011¼
Receipts: money charged and chargeable for the year to Xmas 1718 for the perpetual yearly tenths of all Dignities etc. in the several Dioceses as below which exceed the clear yearly value of 50l.:
York
86326
Bath and Wells43210
Bristol2579
Chichester20430
Durham3656
Exeter1,0791310¾
Gloucester2672
Hereford24866
Litchfield and Coventry39317
London6852
Worcester1674
St. Asaph129311
Bangor1011
5,1944
total charge and receipts£5,36315
Discharge.
Annual payment to St. Paul's Cathedral, London, by Exchequer decree of 4 July 13 Elizabeth15161
money paid into the Exchequer, by dates5,04765
total payments and allowances£5,06326
and so remains£30013
against which depending upon divers Incumbents, detailed (incumbents not named):
York diocese
768
Bath and Wells diocese43
Bristol diocese81210½
Chichester diocese81
Durham diocese131611¾
Exeter diocese211010¾
Gloucester diocese1015
Hereford diocese131
Litchfield and Coventry diocese32156
London diocese41132
Worcester diocese278
St. Asaph diocese1088
Bangor diocese3116
£30013
and so the Accomptant is even and Quit.
Examined by Duke Parsons as Deputy to Thomas Foley, Auditor, but not peclared at the Treasury.

DECLARED ACCOUNTS: TENTHS (QUEEN ANNE'S BOUNTY).

AUDIT OFFICE: BUNDLE 2239, ROLL 5 [A.O.1/2239/5].

John Ecton, Collector or Receiver of the Perpetual Yearly Tenths of all Dignities, Offices, Benefices and Promotions Spiritual granted to the Corporation of the Governors of Queen Anne's Bounty for the maintenance of the Poor Clergy.

26 December 1717 to 25 December 1718.

Charge.£s.d.£s.d.
Arrears: depending on the Incumbents of Benefices named at the foot of the last Accompt2789
remaining in the Accomptant's hands at the foot of the said last Accompt0106
2790
Receipts: money charged or chargeable for the year to Xmas 1718 for the perpetual yearly tenths of all Dignities etc. in the several Dioceses as below, which exceed the clear yearly value of 50l.:
Canterbury
202
Chester37612
Carlisle124211¾
Landaffe77911¼
Lincolne1,2924
Meneven [St. Davids]20910
Norwich6081711
Oxford206010¼
Peterborough43244
Rochester1961811
Sarum [Salisbury]79971
Winchester6924
5,03515
total charge and receipts£5,3141511
Discharge.
Money paid into the Exchequer, by dates£4,7521211
and so remains£56230
against which depending upon divers Incumbents, detailed (incumbents not named):
Canterbury diocese
4055
Carlisle diocese16
Chester diocese1317
Lincoln diocese238710¾
Norwich diocese2754
Oxford diocese3316
Peterborough diocese4017
Rochester diocese2113
Sarum diocese38510½
Winton [Winchester] diocese121711½
Landaffe diocese109
Meneven diocese831
£5623
and so the Accomptant is in Surplusage00
Examined by Jeremiah Oakley as Deputy to Edward Harley, Auditor, 23 June 1721, but not declared at the Treasury.