Declared Accounts
First Fruits and Tenths


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'Declared Accounts: First Fruits and Tenths', Calendar of Treasury Books, Volume 27: 1713 (1955), pp. CDV. URL: Date accessed: 21 April 2014. Add to my bookshelf


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First Fruits and Tenths

AUDIT OFFICE: BUNDLE 1228, ROLL 190 [A.O.1/1228/190].
George Townsend, Remembrancer of First Fruits and Tenths, and William Glanville, Receiver of the same.
1 January 1712–13 to 31 December 1713.
Charge. £ s. d.
Arrears: depending upon William Glanville, Receiver of First Fruits 3 2 71/8
depending upon several persons particularly mentioned at the foot of the preceding Account 54,879 3
Receipts of the issues of First Fruits of Archbishoprics, Deaneries, Dignities, Rectories, Vicarages and other Benefices and Ecclesiastical Promotions in England and Wales (by monthly totals) 3,997 6
total charge and receipts £58,879 12 101/8
Discharge. £ s. d.
Payments made by the Receiver of First Fruits for Exchequer fees etc. (20l.), for the fees of the two Auditors etc. (28l. 6s. 8d.) to the Remembrancer (40l.) to the Receiver (120l.) and to John Baber, Comptroller of First Fruits (150l.) 358 6 8
money paid into the Exchequer, by dates 4,153 1
total payments and allowances £4,511 8
and so remains 54,368 4 85/6
whereof dependent on divers Incumbents for arrears [as in previous account to 31 December 1707; for the year to 31 December 1708, 16l. 8s.; ditto to 31 December 1709, 26l. 11s.; ditto to 31 December 1710 201l. 18s. 10½d.; ditto to 31 December 1711, 1,041l. 14s. 1½d.; ditto to 31 December 1712, 1,002l. 14s. 2¼d.; and for the present year to 31 December 1713, 3,203l. 13s. 6d.] 14,041 11 6
and dependent on Laurence Steele, deceased, late Receiver 9,424 7 1
and on Sir John Prettyman, bt., late Receiver 19,864 9 9
and on William Prettyman, deceased, late Remembrancer 10,549 0 35/8
and on Robert Squibb, deceased, late Receiver 447 10
and on Sir Charles Porter, deceased, late Remembrancer 52 16 77/8
and on John Fenn, deceased, late Remembrancer 0 6
total of the supers aforesaid £54,380 2
and so George Townsend, Remembrancer, is Quit and William Glanville, Receiver, is in Surplusage 11 17 51/8
Declared 1 March 1714–15.