Secret Service Payments
Henry Guy

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'Secret Service Payments: Henry Guy', Calendar of Treasury Books, Volume 17: 1702 (1939), pp. 680-704. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=87399 Date accessed: 02 October 2014.


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Henry Guy.

Secret Service Money Account for the quarter from 25 December 1692 to 25 March 1693.

T 38/735, folios 43—51.

Charge or Debit.
£s.d.
Balance of the account ended 25 December, 16928941510
1692, Dec. 29,money received of Mr. Loving [one of the four Tellers of the Receipt of the Exchequer] in further part of the order of Dec. 14 inst. for 10,000l. for secret service: out of Seizures17345
money received of Mr. Maynard [another of the said Tellers]: out of the Hereditary and Temporary Excise426157
(followed by a note that these 2 sums making 600l. were paid to the King).
1692–3, Jan. 2,money received of Mr. Howard [another of the said Tellers]: out of the Fourth of the Customs142368
(This entry is followed by a precis of its allotment: viz. 1073l. 6s. 8d. to the list of poor pensioners; 50l. to Willoughby; 50l. to Reynolds; 100l. to Kirke; 50l. to Kingwell; 100l. to Col. Leighton).
Jan. 4,money received of Mr. Maynard: out of the Hereditary and Temporary Excise54730
Jan. 12,money received of ditto out of ditto (whereof 200l. for the general service [of the secret service] and 2000l. for the King)220000
Jan. 19,money received of ditto out of ditto (whereof 52l. for Mr. Fanshaw; 30l. for Col. Howard; 20l. for Monsieur Brassaly's children)10200
Jan. 26,money received of ditto: viz. 700l. out of ditto and 200l. out of Tenths, making 900l. in all: (whereof 500l. for the King; 200l. for B. Exc. D. Gourdon [bill of exchange re Duke of Gordon]; 200l. for General Service)90000
1692–3, Feb. 7,money received of ditto: out of the Hereditary and Temporary Excise (whereof 300l. to the King; 200l. to Sir Jospeh Herne; 40l. to Mr. Foredice and Robinson; 50l. to Dr. Oates)59000
Feb. 9,money received of Mr. Villiers [another of the four Tellers of the Receipt]: out of Tenths197154
money received of Mr. Maynard: out of Farthings9079
(Followed by a note that the sum of 987l. 18s. 1d. representing the above 3 items is applied as follows viz. 200l. to general services [of the secret service]; 100l. to Col. Phelips; 30l. to Mr. Nedham; 657l. 18s. 1d. to Mr. Kent's debts).
Feb. 15,money received of ditto: out of the Hereditary and Temporary Excise1835
money received of ditto out of ditto as in part of an order of 18 Jan. 1692–3 for secret service186614
(Followed by a note of the allocation of the above two sums which together make 2050l.: viz. 400l. to Lady Dorchester; 500l. to Col. Godfrey; 1100l. to the King and 50l. to James Roach).
Feb. 23,money received of ditto viz. 80l. out of the Hereditary and Temporary Excise and 88l. 16s. 9½d. out of Tenths16816
March 3,money received of ditto out of the Hereditary and Temporary Excise4113
March 6,money received of ditto: out of ditto120000
(Followed by a note of the allocation of the last above three items: viz. (1) 80l. to the four seizers of Robert Row et al.; and 88l. 16s. 9½d. for Mrs. Allen in part of 500l.; and (2) 411l. 3s. 2½d. for the balance of said 500l. to Mrs. Allen; and (3) 1000l. to the King and 200l. for Mr. Medina's bills)
March 9,money received of the said Mr. Maynard out of the Hereditary and Temporary Excise20000
1692–3, March 11,money received of Mr. Maynard out of 100l. loans made on the Hereditary and Temporary Excise viz. by Lancelot Burton; and 3450l. loans made by "himself" [? Mr. Maynard or ? Henry Guy] on the Three Fourths Customs355000
(Followed by note of the allocation: viz.: per tally on the Three Fourths Customs 3450l.: Mr. Chaplin 100l.)
money received of Mr. Howard: out of Customs of potashes200000
(Followed by note of the allocation: 2000l. to the King)
March 17,money received of Mr. Maynard: out of the Hereditary and Temporary Excise20000
March 22,money received of ditto: out of ditto167116
£18192151
Discharge or Credit by payments per contra.
1692, Dec. 27,paid the Duchess of Bucks on her allowance of 1200l. per an. as of his Majesty's bounty; [and is] for the quarter ended 1691 Dec. 25: paid fees [hereon]30000
Dec. 29,paid Robert, Lord Hounsdon [Hunsdon], [as royal] bounty: paid fees [hereon]10000
paid Charles Roch [as royal] bounty: per Thomas Hill: clear [of fees]1000
paid Thomas, Lord Morley [and] Mounteagle, [as royal] bounty: per Mathew Ashton: paid fees [hereon]15000
Dec. 30,paid Mr. George Sympson upon his allowance of 20l. per an. [as royal] bounty and is for last Xmas quarter: clear [of fees]500
Dec. 31,paid Mrs. Elin[or] Willoughby [as royal] bounty: per Alice Palmer: [paid] fees [hereon]5000
paid Mr. John Clements [as royal] bounty: [and is] for one year ended at Michaelmas 1692: [paid] fees [hereon]5000
1692–3, Jan. 2,paid Mrs. Eleanor Ross [as royal] bounty on her allowance of 20l. per an.: and is for one year ended at Michaelmas last: paid fees [hereon]2000
paid Henry Keats: [as royal] bounty: clear [of fees]2000
Jan. 3,paid Mary Leech, widow [as royal] bounty: paid fees [hereon]500
paid Elianor Pendrill [as royal] bounty: and is for one year ended at Michaelmas last: paid fees [hereon]3368
paid Anne Moody [as royal] bounty and is for one year ended at Xmas last: paid fees [hereon]2000
paid Richard Jenings [as royal] bounty and is for one year ended at Michaelmas last: [paid] fees [hereon]2000
paid Mary Bococke [as royal] bounty for one year ended at Michaelmas last: [paid] fees [hereon]4000
paid Mary Watson [as royal] bounty on "his" [her] allowance of 40l. per an.; and is for half a year ended at Michaelmas last: [paid fees] hereon2000
paid Eliz[abeth] and Mary Reynolds 25l. each [as royal] bounty: [paid] fees [hereon]5000
paid Helen Prideaux [as royal] bounty; and is for last Michaelmas quarter: [paid] fees [hereon]3000
paid Joyce Greeting [as royal] bounty: for one year ended at Michaelmas last: [paid] fees [hereon]4000
paid his Majesty: clear [of fees]30000
paid Martha Francis [as royal] bounty and is for one year to Michaelmas last [paid] fees [hereon]5000
paid Thomas Smeaton on his allowance of 20l. per an. [as royal] bounty; and is for one quarter ended at Xmas last: clear [of fees]500
1692–3, Jan. 3,paid Dame Eliz[abeth] Hamilton on her allowance of 40l. per an.; and is for half a year ended at Michaelmas last: [paid] fees [hereon]2000
paid Mrs. Eliz[abeth] Ogleby alias Madge [as royal] bounty on her allowance of 40l. per an.; and is for half a year ended at Michaelmas last: [paid] fees [hereon]2000
paid Mrs. Kath[erine] Ironmonger [as royal] bounty; and is for one year ended at Michaelmas last: [paid] fees [hereon]4000
paid Susanna Woodward [as royal] bounty; [and is] for one year ended at Michaelmas last: [paid] fees [hereon]5000
paid Mrs. Isabel Gwillims on her allowance of 40l. per an. [as royal] bounty; and is for one quarter ended at Michaelmas last: [paid] fees [hereon]1000
paid Mrs. Mary Kirke [as royal] bounty: [paid] fees [hereon]10000
paid Mr. John Petit [as royal] bounty: clear [of fees]3000
Jan. 4,paid George Holder [as royal] bounty; [and is] for one year ended at Xmas last: [paid] fees [hereon]2000
paid Martha Bastin [as royal] bounty on her allowance of 12l. per an.; and is for one quarter ended at Michaelmas last300
paid Alice Baggott widow [as royal] bounty and is for one year ended at Michaelmas last: [paid] fees [hereon]2000
paid William Aldham [as royal] bounty on his allowance of 40l. per an.; and is for half a year ended at Michaelmas last: [paid] fees [hereon]2000
paid Mrs. Hester De Civill [as royal] bounty; and is for one year ended at Michaelmas last: [paid] fees [hereon]3000
paid Col. Maurice Kingwell [as royal] bounty: per Mr. Robert Squibb: [paid] fees [hereon]5000
1692–3, Jan. 5,paid Mrs. Anne Dennis [as royal] bounty: [paid] fees hereon]2000
paid Susanna Woosencroft, [as royal] bounty: [paid] fees [hereon]500
paid Hugh, Lord Willoughby of Parham [as royal] bounty: [paid] fees [hereon]10000
paid Mrs. Mary and [Mrs.] Sophia Nevill, being 50l. to each [as royal] bounty; and is for one year ended Michaelmas last: [paid] fees [hereon]10000
paid James Thrilkett for entertaining William Irwyn, (the boy who carried letters into and out of Londonderry during the time of the siege) with meat, drink, washing and lodging, schooling and clothing and other necessaries; [and is] for one year from 2 Dec. 1691 to 2 Dec. 1692; pursuant to an order of Council of 8 Dec. 1692: clear [of fees]24170
paid Tho. Silver [as royal] bounty to his wife; [and is] for one year ended at Michaelmas last [paid] fees [hereon]2000
paid Magdalen Thomas [as royal] bounty; [and is] for one year ended at Michaelmas last: [paid] fees [hereon]1000
paid Mrs. Kath[erine] Tessin on her allowance of 20l. per an. [as royal] bounty; and is for one quarter ended at Michaelmas last: [paid] fees [hereon]500
paid Rich. Yeates [as royal] bounty; and is for one year ended at Michaelmas last: [paid] fees [hereon]2000
paid Ralph, Lord Eure [as royal] bounty [paid] fees [hereon]10000
paid Mary Webster widow [as royal] bounty: [paid] fees [hereon]500
Jan. 6,paid Alice King, widow [as royal] bounty: [paid] fees hereon7500
paid Dame Eliz[abeth] Lenthall on her allowance of 20l. per an. [as royal] bounty and is for half a year ended at Xmas last: clear [of fees]1000
1692–3, Jan. 6,paid Francis Gorman [as royal] bounty; and is for one year ended at Michaelmas last: [paid] fees [hereon]1500
Jan. 9,paid Rudolph Keine Esq. for one quarter ended at Xmas last on [his] allowance of 200l. per an. [for] riding charges and 200l. per an. [as salary or] fee: clear [of fees]10000
paid Thomas Gumings 5l. for himself, 5l. as assignee of Tho. Fry; 5l. [as ditto of] William Bawcombe in consideration of their being wounded and disabled in a skirmish that happened 12 Dec. 1688 in the defence of the Corporation of Gravesend against the Irish; and further as assignees of Jane, relict of Benj[amin] Hill, Kath[erine] relict of Edwd. Lame, whose husbands were slain in that skirmish; and [as assignee] of Ursula Clarke alias Ellis, mother of Geo. Clarke who died of his wounds in that skirmish; and [of] Kath[erine] relict of Ed. Roberts: [all] on their respective allowance of 10l. per an.; and is for half a year ended 13 September last [as royal] bounty: [paid] fees [hereon]3500
Jan. 10,paid Brune Clench on his allowance of 40l. per an. [as royal] bounty to his son and is for last Michaelmas quarter: [paid] fees [hereon]1000
paid Elizabeth Sympson [as royal] bounty: per Martha Sympson: [paid] fees [hereon]5000
paid Mrs. Barbara Roch [as royal] bounty: per Martha Sympson: [paid] fees [hereon]3000
Jan. 11,paid Mary Mitchell [as royal] bounty; and is for one year ended at Michaelmas last: per Jasper English: [paid] fees [hereon]4000
paid Col. Baldwin Leighton [as royal] bounty: [paid] fees [hereon] [entry repeated]10000
1692–3, Jan. 12,paid Cope Doily, clerk, [as royal] bounty towards the charge of his transportation to Virginia, whither he is going chaplain: clear [of fees]2000
paid Eliz[abeth] Loup and Eliz[abeth] Richards [as royal] bounty; and is for one year ended at Michaelmas last: [paid] fees [hereon]: per H. Richards4000
Jan. 13,paid John Carney [as royal] bounty, 25 guineas at 1l. 1s. 10d. clear [of fees]27510
paid William Wekett: [as royal] bounty: clear [of fees]2000
paid Capt. Phillip Howard on his allowance of 120l. per an. [as royal] bounty, and is for last Xmas quarter: clear [of fees]3000
paid James Roach 40l. being intended to be on his pension of 40l. per an. and 10l. bounty for and towards his charges of returning to Ireland: [paid] fees [hereon]5000
paid Mr. John Dwyre on his allowance of 2s. per diem; and is for 29 days from 15 Dec. last to the 13th inst.: clear [of fees]2180
Jan. 14,paid Mary Brincknell on her allowance of 20l. per an.; and is for last Michaelmas quarter: [paid] fees [hereon]500
paid Nich[olas] Estoll [as royal] bounty; [and is] for one year ended at Michaelmas last: per John Desorett; [paid] fees [hereon]5000
paid Mr. John Whittle, clerk, on his allowance of 10s. per week; and is for 5 weeks from Dec. 13 last to this day: clear [of fees]2100
Jan. 19,paid Alice Elliott [as royal] bounty: per Thomas Stent [paid] fees [hereon]2000
paid Susanna Smith, executrix of Capt. James Read, for so much due at Xmas 1691 on the pension of 50l. per an. to the said Read [as royal] bounty: [paid] fees [hereon]12100
1692–3, Jan. 20,paid William Fanshaw on his allowance of 40s. per week and is for 26 weeks from 1692 June 25 to Dec. 25: [paid] fees [hereon]5200
Jan. 23,paid Dr. Titus Oates [as royal] bounty: clear [of fees]5000
paid a bill of exchange drawn by Mr. Peter Guydett, Nov. 4 last payable to Mr. Machedo and Payreyra: clear [of fees]20000
Jan. 24,paid Mr. John Lee [as royal] bounty; and is for one year ended at Michaelmas last; [paid] fees [hereon]5000
Jan. 26,paid Daniell, Earl of Nottingham: clear [of fees]200000
paid Francis Foredice and Geo. Robinson [as royal] bounty: 20l. each towards the charges of their transportation to Virginia whither they are going chaplains: clear [of fees]4000
Jan. 27,paid Thomas Bendish for his charges and expenses of passing a privy seal for transferring loans and receiving loans on the 4s. Aid: clear [of fees]2674
paid his Majesty: clear [of fees]100000
paid Mr. Paul Boyer on the allowance of 40s. per an. [as royal] bounty to the children of Monsieur Brassally for their subsistence in Eton College; and is for half a year to November 17 last: clear [of fees]2000
Jan. 30,paid Carew Ralegh Esq. as royal bounty: per Tho. Dunke: cl[ear of fees]10000
Feb. 3,paid Benja[min] Malows [Mallows, as royal] bounty towards the charges of his transportation to Virginia whither he is going chaplain: clear [of fees]2000
Feb. 4,paid Laud Crispe [as royal] bounty: clear [of fees]500
Feb. 7,paid Mr. Richard Topham to reimburse him of the like sum he advanced and paid to Mr. John Milward, clerk, towards the charges of his transportation to Barbados whither he is going chaplain: clear [of fees]2000
1692–3, Feb. 10,paid his Majesty: clear [of fees]30000
Feb. 11,paid Mr. Henry Pretty [as royal] bounty towards the charges of his transportation to Virginia whither he is going chaplain: clear [of fees]2000
Feb. 13,paid Mr. John Rawkins 425l. and Richard Miller 232l. 18s. 1d. [as royal] bounty: [paid] fees [hereon]657180
paid Mr. Symon O'Haugherne on his allowance of 20s. per week; and is for 8 weeks from Dec. 13 last to the 7th inst.: clear [of fees]800
Feb. 14,paid Tho. Bendysh for the charges of passing a privy seal for authorising the Treasury Lords to appoint Receivers of the 4s. per £: clear [of fees]2416
paid John Dwyre on his allowance of 2s. per diem and is for 32 days from Jan. 13 last to this day: clear [of fees]340
paid Sir Joseph Herne in consideration of service done for his Majesty in Ireland: clear [of fees]20000
paid Kath[erine], Countess of Dorchester upon her allowance of 1600l. per an. for the support and maintenance of her daughter the Lady Darnley: and is for last Michaelmas quarter: paid fees [hereon]40000
paid to Mr. Daniell Moreau for the use of Abell D'Allone Esq. to reimburse him the like sum which he advanced to Mr. Nich. Needham [as royal] bounty: clear [of fees]3000
Feb. 15,paid Mr. Richard Miller for the use of Col. Robert Phillips, [as royal] bounty: paid fees [hereon]10000
Feb. 16,paid Robt. Row, Geo. Snell, Francis Jones and Robt. Bowles, seizers of 4 seditious libels viz. 'Just weights and measures'; 'the Vindication of the loyal Martyr John Ashton'; 'Hodge Bouts [doubts]' and 'the late King James's Declaration': being 20l. for each libel pursuant to their Majesties' Declaration of Sept. 13 last: clear [of fees]8000
1692–3, Feb. 17,paid Mr. Richard Emmett [as royal] bounty: clear [of fees]100000
Feb. 18,paid Col. Charles Godfrey in part of the arrears of a rent charge of 1000l. per an. issuing out of the manor and demesne lands of Newcastle in Ireland and granted 4 Jan. 1668–9 by James, late Duke of York to Arabella Churchill (now his [Col. Godfrey's] wife) for her life in consideration of 2000l. paid to the said late Duke by Sir Winston Churchill: clear [of fees]50000
paid Benj[amin] Callow and Josias Beauchamp, clerks, 20l. each towards the charges of their transportation to the Leeward Islands, whither they are going chaplains: clear [of fees]4000
Feb. 24,paid Chris[topher] Tilson for fees by him paid in passing a privy seal to authorise John Richards to receive all moneys owing to their Majesties from sundry persons who had levied fines and penalties upon Dissenters for their Recusancy in the two last reigns and not answered or accounted for the same: clear [of fees]2490
Feb. 27,paid Tho. Hughes [as royal] bounty: clear [of fees]2500
paid Richard Powis for fees by him paid in passing a privy seal to authorise the officers of the Receipt of the Exchequer to draw orders and keep Registers for the money paid in by contributions on survivorship: clear [of fees]2460
Feb. 20 [sic]paid Mr. John Whittle, upon his allowance of 10s. per week and is for 5 weeks from Jan. 16 to this day: clear [of fees]2100
March 1,paid John Taylour for fees paid at the Treasury and Signet Office for a sign manual for a commission of Enquiry concerning Forfeited Estates in Ireland and for the Instructions thereunto annexed: clear [of fees]10100
March 3,paid Mrs. Susan Allen [as royal] bounty: paid fees hereon50000
1692–3, March 14,paid James Puckle [as royal] bounty: clear [of fees]4000
paid Mary Keys, widow, [as royal] bounty: paid fees [hereon]1000
paid John Dwyre on his allowance of 2s. per diem; and is for 28 days from Feb. 14 last to this day: clear [of fees]2160
paid his Majesty: clear [of fees]100000
Feb. 10,
[sic]
paid a bill drawn from Mr. Guydett payable to Mr. Salaman De Medina for 100l.10000
paid a bill drawn from same from the Hague, Feb. 20, payable to Mr. Solomon d'Medina for 100l.: clear [of fees]10000
March 18,paid Mr. John Carter, clerk, [as royal] bounty towards the charges of his transportation to the Leeward Islands whither he is going chaplain: clear [of fees]2000
paid Mr. Joseph Holt, clerk, as same towards his same to Virginia whither he is going chaplain: clear [of fees]2000
March 20,paid Thomas Bendish, for the fees and charges in passing three commissions for appointing Commissioners for the 4s. Aid in the Counties of Carnarvon, Anglesea and Merioneth: clear [of fees]13240
paid Mr. John Whittle, clerk, on his allowance of 10s. per week and is for 4 weeks from Feb. 20 last to this day: clear [of fees]200
March 21,paid Jerme Chaplin [as royal] bounty: clear [of fees]10000
paid the King: clear [of fees]: per Mr. Keine200000
March 23,paid Sir Samuell Moreland [as royal] bounty: clear [of fees]10000
paid John Taylour for fees and charges expended at the Treasury and Signet Office for 2 sign manuals, one for setting of arrears of Licences in Ireland on the score of the Army Bill there; the other concerning the method to be observed in stating the arrears of the Army in Ireland in order to the clearing them to the 1st April, 169210100
1692–3, March 23,paid John Hanbury Esq. [as royal] bounty paid fees [hereon]345000
paid Robert Squibb in satisfaction of so much money by him expended for several charges and disbursements from 25 Dec. 1692 to 25 March 1693: as also for fees paid to the officers of the Exchequer for several sums issued there for secret service and to Mr. Browne et al.: clear [of fees]313140
17820179
due to the King to balance this account which is closed 25 March 1693: "which I carry to the next account"371174
£18192151

7 April 1693. This account [was] examined by Richard Hampden Esq., Chancellor of the Exchequer.

11 April, 1693. The Queen signed and allowed the account.

Henry Guy.

Secret Service money account for the quarter from 25 March 1693 to 24 June 1693.

T 38/735 folios 52–59.

Charge or Debit.
£s.d.
Balance of the account ended 25 March, 1693371174
1693, April 3,money received of Mr. Maynard [one of the four Tellers of the Receipt of the Exchequer] out of the Hereditary and Temporary Excise: in full of the order [of 18 Jan. 1692–3, for 10,000l. for Secret Service]2351310¾
money received of ditto in part of an order of 1693 March 28: out of Loans on the Hereditary and Temporary Excise24646
and out of the Letter [or Post Office] money20000
money received of Mr. Howard: [another of the said Tellers of the Receipt] out of loans on the Hereditary and Temporary Excise.250000
(The above 3 items making a total of 5400l. are followed by a note of the allocation of the money: viz. 200l. to Mr. Shales; 150l. to Dr. Harris; 100l. to Mr. Crofts; 1000l. to the Duke of St. Albans; 1250l. to the Duke of Ormonde; 2300l. to the King and 400l. not specified)
April 6,money received of Mr. Maynard: out of loans on the Hereditary and Temporary Excise 950l.: "for the Lord Keeper: 50l. more that was lent to Mr. Kein being repaid to Mr. Guy completed the 1000l. [to the said Lord Keeper]"95000
April 15,money received of Mr. Howard: out of loans on the Hereditary and Temporary Excise52500
followed by: a note of the allocation of this sum: viz.: 200l. to General service; 130l. for the Queen's appointment Co[lonel] Ph[elip]; 50l. to Mr.
Gachon; 10l. to Mrs. Brincknell; 15l. to the three Disneys; 20l. to Mr. Warren; 100l. to a Swiss.
1693, April 20,money received of Mr. Howard: out of the like loans315000
followed by: note of the allocation of this sum: viz.: 400l. to Mr. Danvers; 400l. to Sir Henry Fane; 500l. to Mr. May; 500l. to Mrs. Godfrey; 1000l. to the Lord Keeper; 200l. to General service [of the Secret Service]; 50l. to Mrs. Sproston; 50l. to Lady Rounsell; 50l. to Lady Dallyson.
April 21,money received of Phillip Reyly Esq. to complete the sum of 2500l. directed to be paid to me by him for their Majesties' Secret Service: out of moneys arising by wood sales in Dean Forest pursuant to the privy seal of 29 Feb. 1691–2150000
("This sum is for the Duchess of Grafton." Henry Guy. "Mr. Serjeant Ryley is to bring a copy of the privy seal").
April 27,money received of Mr. Howard: out of loans on the Hereditary and Temporary Excise7400
followed by: a note of the allocation of this sum: viz.: 30l. to Col. Phillip Howard; 20l. to Mr. Clench; 24l. to Mr. Fanshaw.
May 5,money received of Mr. Loving [another of the said Tellers] in full of an order of 25 April 1693: to wit 65l. out of the 12d. Aid; 75l. out of the first Quarterly Poll and 48l. 12s. 7½d. out of the 2s. Aid18812
Money received of Mr. Howard: 1l. 8s. 6d. out of the First Poll; 1l. 19s. 4d. out of Tenths; 79l. 4s. 10d. out of loans on the Hereditary and Temporary Excise and 203l. 1s. 11½d. out of the Second Poll28514
money received of Mr. Maynard out of the six months' Aid125129
followed by: a note of the allocation of 600l. representing the above 3 items: viz. 200l. to General service [of the Secret Service] and 400l. to Sir Stephen Evance.
1693, May 5,money received of Mr. Loving viz. 500l. out of the First 12d. Aid; 166l. 13s. 4d. out of the 2s. Aid; and 83l. 6s. 8d. out of the Additional Aid75000
May 18,money received of ditto: out of Goods Seized45000
money received of Mr. Howard: out of sale of stolen [uncustomed] cloth1101310½
money received of Mr. Maynard: out of Hereditary and Temporary Excise ("for this 3600l. no [Exchequer] fees was paid")360000
money received of—by tallies on the Receiver of the revenue of the Post Office (for the Chamberlain of London)200000
May 19,received of Sir Thomas Cooke Kt., Governor of the East India Company and on their account, pursuant to her Majesty's pleasure signified by Lord Godolphin, being in further part of 18,000l. which is agreed to be in full of the King's Tenths for all prizes taken by the East India Company in the late war against the Great Mogul or Nabob of Decca: per Robert Squibb100000
June 1,money received of Mr. Maynard out of Fines on Alienations29300
followed by: a note of the allocation of this sum: viz.: 50l. to Lady Douglas; 50l. to Mrs. Walker; 50l. to Mr. Howard; 30l. to Mr. Hyde; 20l. to Mrs. Harris; 10l. to Mrs. Anne Palmer; 73l. super expended; 10l. to Job Atkins.
June 13,money received of Mr. Maynard out of loans on the Hereditary and Temporary Excise176100
followed by: a note of the allocation of this sum: viz.: 36l. 10s. 0d. to Mr. Andrew Lawrence; 100l. to Auditor Shales; 30l. to Mr. Brassaly's children; 5l. to Mary Falkener; 5l. to Ann Guthry wid[ow].
1693, June 15,money received of Mr. Maynard out of loans on the Hereditary and Temporary Excise91200
followed by: a note of the allocation of this sum: viz.: 400l. to Lady Katherine Darnley; 200l. to General service [of the Secret Service]; 150l. to Mr. Sheppard; 50l. to Dame Rebecca Hamilton; 104l. super expended; 8l. to Mrs. Bastin.
218631
From the above sum is to be deducted the 1000l. charged to be received of Sir Thomas Cooke, for that the privy seal relating to that matter is not [yet] passed100000
total charge£208631
Discharge or credits by payments per Contra.
£s.d.
1693, March 26,paid Dr. Titus Oates [as royal] bounty: clear [of fees]5000
March 30,paid Charles Badham, clerk, towards the charges of his transportation to Mevis [Nevis] clear [of fees] [whither he is going as] chaplain2000
paid John Danvers Esq. [as royal] bounty: paid fees [hereon]40000
paid Dr. Walter Harris [as royal] bounty: paid fees [hereon]15000
March 31,paid Susanna Foxton on [her] allowance of 100l. per an. [as royal] bounty; and as for last Lady day quarter: paid fees [hereon]2500
paid Austin Jones [as royal] bounty: clear [of fees]2500
April 1,paid Rudolph Kein Esq. on his allowance of 200l. per an. for travailing charge; and is for last Lady day quarter: clear [of fees]5000
paid James Crofts Esq. [as royal] bounty: paid fees [hereon]10000
April 3,paid Tho. Bendysh, being the charges of passing three privy seals viz. for receiving loans into the Exchequer on the Additional Impositions; for receiving loans on the Continued Impositions and the Joint Stock: and to authorise the Treasury Lords to appoint Receivers General of the Review of the Poll: clear [of fees]6790
1693, April 3,paid the Duke of Ormonde [as royal] bounty: per Mr. Lassells: paid fees [hereon]125000
paid John Shales Esq. on [his] allowance of 400l. per an. for and in consideration of his pains and service in examining and inspecting all contracts, memorials and certificates and papers presented to the Treasury from the Navy, Victualling or Ordnance and to make fair entries thereof in books etc.: and is for half a year to Xmas last: paid fees [hereon]20000
paid John Taylour for charges at the Treasury and Signet Offices of a warrant signed by his Majesty to confirm orders of the Lord Lieutenant of Ireland for payments to the Hospital at Dublin: clear [of fees]550
March 31,paid the King: clear [of fees] (in the margin "this mo[ney] was pay[d] in [? by] Mr. G[uy] for Mar[ch 16] 92–3."230000
paid the Duke of St. Albans [as royal] bounty: paid fees [hereon]: per John Gachon100000
April 3,paid Susan Allen [as royal] bounty: paid fees [hereon]40000
April 5,paid Dame Eliz[abeth] Lenthall on her allowance of 20l. per an. [as royal] bounty; and is for last Lady day quarter: per Martha Crispe500
April 8,paid Sir John Somers, Lord Keeper of the Great Seal: [as royal] bounty: per Mr. Richard Adney: paid fees [hereon]100000
paid Mr. Symon O'Haugherne on his allowance of 20s. per week and is for 8 weeks from Feb. 7 last to the 4th inst.: clear [of fees]800
April 10,paid Charles Roche [as royal] bounty: clear [of fees]1000
April 11,paid Mr. Geo. Sympson [as royal] bounty; and is for last Lady day quarter: clear [of fees]500
1693, April 12,paid Mr. Thomas Smeaton on his allowance of 20l. per an. [as royal] bounty; and is for last Lady day quarter: clear [of fees]500
April 14,paid Mrs. Mary Brincknell alias Holby: [as royal] bounty (5l. being paid 12 January last): paid fees [hereon]1000
April 15,paid Mr. John Dwyre on his allowance of 2s. per diem and is for 32 days from March 14 last to this day: clear [of fees]340
paid Mathew Cahone for his service in attending the Treasury at Whitehall and Kensington for one year ended at Xmas last: clear [of fees]1000
April 20,paid my Lady Dallyson; [as royal] bounty: paid fees [hereon]5000
April 21,paid Eliz[abeth] Sproston [as royal] bounty: paid fees [hereon]5000
paid Dame Mary Courthuy Ronsele [as royal] bounty5000
paid John Gachon [as royal] bounty: per Daniell Bernard: paid fees [hereon]5000
paid James Heydegger [as royal] bounty: per Daniell Bernard: paid fees [hereon]10000
paid Eliz[abeth] Disney [as royal] bounty: paid fees hereon (5l. paid 9 Dec. 1692)500
paid Isabella, Duchess of Grafton [as royal] bounty: the money received of Serjeant Ryley: paid Mr. Guy's fees only: per James Craggs150000
paid Sir Henry Fane, Kt. of the Bath; [as royal] bounty: paid fees [hereon]40000
April 24,paid Sir John Somers, Lord Keeper [as royal] bounty: per Richard Adney: paid fees [hereon]100000
paid Tho. Warren, clerk towards the charges of his transportation to the Leeward Islands whither he is going chaplain: clear [of fees]2000
1693, April 24,paid Charles Godfrey in part of the arrear of a rent charge of 1000l. per an. issuing out of the manor and demesne lands of Newcastle in Ireland etc. ut supra p. 690: clear [of fees]50000
paid John Whittle, clerk, on his allowance of 10s. per week for 6 weeks from March 20 last to May 1 next: clear [of fees]300
April 25,paid Brune Clench [as royal] bounty (10l. paid Jan. 10 last) paid fees [hereon]2000
paid Anne Disney [as royal] bounty (5l. paid Dec. 9 last): paid fees [hereon]500
paid Thomas Langley in satisfaction of so much money disbursed by him for the relief and subsistence of poor Dutch seamen and soldiers at Harwich in the months of July, August, September and October last: clear [of fees]3300
April 28,paid Richard Emmet [as royal] bounty: clear [of fees]50000
paid Richard Emmet in satisfaction of so much paid and disbursed by Baptist May for the Land Tax charged on Windsor Great Park for Xmas last: clear [of fees]67116
paid Richard Miller [as royal] bounty: paid fees [hereon]: the same being for Col. Robt. Phelips13000
May 1,paid Thomas Power, clerk, [as royal] bounty towards the charge of his transportation to Bermudas whither he is going chaplain: clear of fees2000
paid Tho. Bendysh for charges of passing a privy seal for taking loans into the Exchequer on the clause of credit in the Act for [raising] 1,000,000l. [on Survivorships]2556
paid William Weket, one of the four messengers [of the Receipt of the Exchequer] in reward for carrying out and dispersing into the several counties of England and Wales many [copies of the] Act of Parliament for raising 1,000,000l. by survivorship: clear [of fees]2000
1693, May 2,paid Hellen Prideaux, widow [as royal] bounty (30l. being paid 3 Jan. last): paid fees [hereon]1500
May 3,paid William Fanshaw on [his] allowance of 40s. per week for 12 weeks from Dec. 25 last to March 19 last: paid fees [hereon]2400
paid Col. Phill[ip] Howard on an allowance of 120l. per an. [as royal] bounty; and is for last Lady day quarter: clear [of fees]3000
May 4,paid Mr. John Stephens [as royal] bounty (15l. being paid 3 Sept. 1691)1200
paid Daniell Disney, guardian of William Disney [as royal] bounty to the said William (5l. being paid 9 Dec. last): per Leonard Watson500
paid James Thrilket2592
paid Mr. Symon O'Haugherne on his allowance of 20s. per week and is for 4 weeks from April 1 last to the 2nd inst.400
May 8,paid Sir Stephen Evance, Kt. in part of 4000l. lent [to] his Majesty March 25 last: as appears by a receipt under his Majesty's royal sign manual (and is the first payment [towards the repayment])40000
paid Monsieur Peter Gauder: [as royal] bounty10000
May 9,paid the Duchess of Buckingham upon her allowance of 1200l. per an.; and is for 1692 Lady day quarter30000
paid the Lady Kath[erine] Herbert of Chirbury [as royal] bounty37500
paid Mary Keys, widow; [as royal] bounty2100
May 12,paid James Craford, clerk, [as royal] bounty towards the charges of his transportation to Maryland whither he is going chaplain: clear [of fees]2000
May 14,paid John Whitle, clerk, on his allowance of 10s. per week and is for 4 weeks from the 5th inst. to the 29th inst.: clear [of fees]200
1693, May 17,paid John Dwyre on his allowance of 2s. per diem; [and is] for 32 days from April 15 last to this day: clear [of fees]340
paid Sir John Trenchard Kt., one of their Majesties' principal Secretaries of State: as of her Majesty's bounty10000
May 19,paid John Rawkins 37l. 5s. 4d. in satisfaction of so much by him disbursed in valuing and selling several clothes stolen from the King and paying the moneys into the Exchequer; and 60l. as a reward for borrowing and paying into the Exchequer: paid fees [hereon]9754
paid Charles Twitty 300l. and George Rainton 150l. [as royal] bounty: paid Exchequer fees only45000
May 20,paid William, Earl of Inchiquin in part of 2000l. "which her Majesty is pleased to bestow on my wife late Mary Villiers one of the Maids of Honour to her Majesty for her marriage portion": paid fees [hereon]. (In the margin: this payment is deducted out of the payments of this quarter and [is] placed to account [of the quarter] from 29 Sept. 1693100000
May 22,paid Dr. Titus Oates [as royal] bounty: clear [of fees]5000
May 23,paid Mr. John Taylour for fees paid at the Treasury and Signet Office for the [passing of the] Queen's sign manual for constituting Mr. Davis to be a Commissioner for Forfeited Estates etc. in Ireland in the room of Mr. Mollyneux: clear [of fees]5130
May 24,paid Sir Stephen Evance in full of 4000l. lent [to] his Majesty March 25 last as appears by a receipt under his Majesty's royal sign manual: clear [of fees]360000
paid Sir Leonard Robinson, Kt., Chamberlain of the city of London, in satisfaction of so much money by him expended and paid to several persons at the rate of 1 per cent. for the sum of 200,000l. lent and paid into the Exchequer on the borrowing clause in the Million Act: clear to him but the fees to be placed to the King's account200000
1693, May 26,paid to Mary Falkner, widow, [as royal] bounty: clear [of fees]500
paid Anne Gothrey widow, [as royal] bounty: clear [of fees]500
May 31,paid Mr. Symon O'Haugherne on his allowance of 20l. per week and is for 4 weeks from the 2nd inst. to the 30th inst.400
June 1,paid Mrs. Kath[erine] Harris [as royal] bounty: paid fees [hereon]2000
paid John Whittle, clerk, on his allowance of 10s. per week and is for 4 weeks from May 29 last to the 26th inst.200
June 2,paid Anne Palmer, widow [as royal] bounty: clear [of fees]1000
paid Dame Jane Douglas [as royal] bounty: paid fees [hereon]5000
June 6,paid Isabella Walker widow, [as royal] bounty: paid fees [hereon]5000
June 8,paid William Hyde to defray the charges of his journey into Flanders: per William Shaw: clear [of fees]3000
paid Job Atkins [as royal] bounty: paid fees [hereon]1000
June 9,paid Lucy Howard [as royal] bounty: paid fees [hereon]5000
paid Thomas Anderson, clerk [as royal] bounty towards the charges of his transportation to Hudson Bay whither he is going chaplain: clear [of fees]2000
paid John Gellibrand as reward for discovering two scandalous libells pursuant to a Proclamation dated 13 September 1692; the [said] service [being] certified by Mr. Secretary Trenchard: clear [of fees]4000
paid Henry Hills as reward for discovering and seizing a press concealed contrary to law, pursuant to a Proclamation dated 13 Sept. 1692: clear2000
1693, June 15,paid Richard Powis for fees500
paid Fleetwood Sheppard [as royal] bounty: paid fees [hereon]15000
paid Monsieur Brassaly's children on their allowance of 40l. per an. [as royal] bounty for their subsistence in Eton College; and is for half a year ended 17 May last: per Mr. Paul Boyer: clear [of fees]2000
June 16,paid John Shales Esq., on his allowance of 400l. per an. for inspecting and entering Navy Victualling and Ordnance contracts for the Treasury ut supra p. 697; and is for last Lady day quarter10000
paid Martha Bastin, widow [as royal] bounty (3l. paid on the 4 Jan. last): paid fees [hereon]800
June 17,paid Andrew Lawrence Esq., on his allowance of 2s. per diem; and is for one year ended at Michaelmas 1691; paid fees hereon36100
paid the Countess of Dorchester on the allowance of 1600l. per an. for the support and maintenance of her daughter the Lady Katherine Darnley and is for last Xmas quarter: paid fees [hereon]40000
June 19,paid John Dwyre upon his allowance of 2s. per diem; and is for 32 days from May 17 last to this day: clear [of fees]340
June 20,paid Tho., Lord Morley and Mounteagle [as royal] bounty: paid fees [hereon]5000
June 23,paid Dame Rebecca Hamilton [as royal] bounty: paid fees [hereon]5000
paid Robert Squibb to reimburse him so much money by him expended and laid out from 25 March to 24 June 1693 for fees in passing warrants and for fees paid to the officers of the Exchequer on the receipt of several sums of money there for their Majesties' Secret Service in the name of Mr. Guy; and for other charges: clear [of fees]27166
total discharge21678170
from which sum is to be deducted the 1000l. paid to the Earl of Inchiquin for that the sign manual is not signed [by his Majesty] to discharge the East India Company of 18,000l. [for their composition for Tenths of Prizes]100000
20678170
Balance due to the King on the foot of this accompt closed 24 June 1693: which is carried to the next accompt1844
£208631
5 July, 1693.This accompt was examined [per] Richard Hampden Esq., Chancellor of the Exchequer.
11 July, 1693.Signed and allowed by her Majesty.