Warrants for the Payment of Money
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'Warrants for the Payment of Money: 1731, January-March', Calendar of Treasury Books and Papers, Volume 2: 1731-1734 (1898), pp. 152-163. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=91718 Date accessed: 22 September 2014.


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1731, January–March

1731.
TABLE II.
Warrants, Orders, Privy Seals, And Sign Manuals relating to the Payment of Money.
1730–1.
Date.Payee.Amount.The Account on which the Warrant or Order is made.Reference.
£s.d.
Jan. 7Clerks et al. in Secretary of State's office, detailed.1,39700Attendance and expenses at Windsor, 1730, June 10 to October 14.Order Book XIV. p. 451.
Hawkers' and Pedlars' officers.432100Salary bill, 1730, Christmas quarter.Money Book XXXV. p. 374.
Civil List, Scotland9,18051730, Christmas quarter's bill detailed.North Britain Book X. pp. 48–51.
Salt officers, ibid95650Same - -Ibid, pp. 52–4.
Customs officers, ibid -5,81310Same - - -Ibid, pp. 55–66.
James Vernon, Temple Stanyan and Walter Cary, clerks of the Council.9319For attending Plantation business, 1730, Christmas quarter.Money Book XXXV. p. 405.
Same and to W. Edward Southwell, to day of his death, December 4, 1730.234183Salary for same quarterIbid, p. 406.
Alured Popple, et al. -287100Salary and incidents, Board of Trade, same quarter.Ibid, p. 409.
312111Salary and incident, Board of Trade, same quarter.Ibid, p. 409.
Samuel Lord Masham, Kind's Remembrancer in Exchequer.5424Parchment books for London and the outports for one year.Ibid, pp. 409–10
437810Parchment books for London and the outports for one year.Ibid, pp. 409–10
Same, or Charles Taylor, his deputy.45120Fees for self and clerks, for passing customers' accounts.Ibid.
Nicholas Paxton1,50000Crown law expensesIbid, p. 410.
Earl of Wilmington, late Keeper of Privy Seal.77868Fees as such, 1730, September 29 to December 31, when declared President of Council.Ibid, p. 414.
Officers of General and Penny Post.2,1511581730, Christmas quarter's salaries.Money Book XXXV. pp. 415–8.
529141730, Christmas quarter's salaries.Money Book XXXV. pp. 415–8.
Executors of James Lord Kirkeudbright.1816On allowance of 100l. per annum of 1730, September 6, day of death.Order Book XIV. p. 458.
Wine License office28116Incidents bill, 1730, Michaelmas quarter.Money Book XXXV. p. 316.
Jan. 11Edward Earl of Warwick and Holland.200001730, Christmas quarter's pension.Order Book XIV. p. 452.
Jan. 12Board of Ordnance -1,14513Nicholas Grueber, for gunpowder.Irish Book
John Hedges -2,00000Prince of Wales -King's Warrant Book XXX. p. 48.
Jan. 13James and Arthur Moore.71800Travelling charges of gentlemen pensioners to attend His Majesty at Windsor on Sundays and days of solemnity.Order Book XIV. p. 454.
Earl of Sutherland300001730, Christmas quarter's allowance.Money Book XXXV. p. 415.
Thos. Lowther -1,00000His Majesty's service - -Order Book XIV. p. 453.
Jan. 14Treasurer of Christ's Hospital.18550Half year's annuity due 1730, Christmas.Money Book XXXV. p. 304.
House duty officers -6771001730, Christmas quarter's salary bill.Ibid, p. 110.
Samuel Edwards, trustee for Ranger of Windsor Great Park.62500Same quarter for wages, hay, &c.Ibid, p. 418.
Land Tax Incidents Bill.6015For same quarter -Ibid.
House duties, ditto -6210For same -Ibid, p. 419.
Jan. 16Richard Aldworth, Edward Younge, Wm. Cleland, John Bromfield, Thos. Medlycott, Taxes Commissioners.15000Same quarter's allowanceOrder Book XIV. p. 455.
Jan. 19John Scrope - -5,41700Secret serviceKing's Warrant Book XXX. p. 134.
William Duke of Manchester, Wm. Earl of Essex, Wm. Anne Earl of Albemarle, Hugh Lord Clinton,Charles Earl of Selkirk, Wm. Manners, commonly called Lord Wm. Manners, Henry Herbert, commonly called Henry Lord Herbert, James Duke of Hamilton, Charles Duke of Richmond, Thos. Lord Paget.250001730, Christmas quarter as Gentlemen of the Bed|chamber.Money Book XXXV. p. 421.
each
Francis Earl of Godolphin.1,00000Same quarter as Groom of the Stole.Ibid.
Jan. 19Sir Charles Hotham, Charles Churchill, Charles Cathcart, Sir Rob. Rich, John Campbell, Thos. Pagett, James Campbell.125001730, Christmas quarter as Grooms of Bed-chamber.Money Book XXXV. p. 422.
each
Executors of Edward Roome.391301729, September 29, to December 8, day of death, as Solicitor for Affairs of Treasury.Ibid.
Jan.20East India Company, dormant warrant.128,00000From 1730, September 29, reduced annuity on principal stock.Ibid, p. 420.
per annum.
Jan. 22Augustus Schutz -1,463710Expense in Office of Robes, 1730, September 29 to December 25.Order Book XIV. p. 456.
Heirs of Nicholas Yates.25001730, Christmas quarter's perpetuity.Money Book XXXV. p. 21.
David Earl of Buchan, Charles Earl of Lauderdale, James Earl of Hyndford, Thos. Earl of Haddington, James Lord Torpichen, Alexander Hay, called Lord Alexander Hay, Charles Erskine, David Haldane.1,30000Same quarter as Commissioners of the Police.Ibid, p. 423.
Earl of Loudoun - -50000Same quarter's pension -Ibid.
John Earl of Crawford, Simon Lord Lovat, John Lord Ballenden, Alexander Lord Elibank, George Lord Rea, Allan Lord Cathcart, Charles Lord Elphinston, Dr. Andrew St. Clair, Capt. John Campbell, Wm. Maxwell, Lieut. Laurence Drummond, James Smith, Wm. Earl of Home, George Lord Mordington.77500Same -Ibid, p. 424.
Wm. Lord Byron25000Same - -Ibid.
George Middleton15000Same quarter's incidents to Police Commissioners.Ibid, p. 425.
Capt. Geo. Munro -10000Same quarter's annuityIbid.
Sir Patrick and Martha Johnston.37100Same - - -Ibid, p. 426.
12100Same - - -Ibid, p. 426.
Dr. Francis Dickens1000Same quarter's salary as Professor of Law, Cambridge.Ibid.
Dr. Green1000Same as Professor of Physics, Cambridge.Ibid.
Dr. James Bourchier -1000Same as Professor of Laws, Oxford.Ibid.
Jan. 22Dr. Wm. Woodford -1000Christmas quarter's salary as Professor of Physic, Oxford.Money Book XXXV. p. 426.
Henry Masterman -2500Half year, due 1730, Christmas, for managing criminal prosecutions for the Crown.Ibid.
Charles Lord Cornwallis.4161341730, Christmas quarter's fees, &c. as Warden Chief Justice, &c. south of the Trent.Ibid, p. 427.
Anthony Cracherode26511730, June 11 to December 22, day he resigned, as Solicitor for Affairs of Treasury.Ibid.
Samuel Gray -2000Half year as messenger of the press.Ibid, p. 428.
[? 3000]Half year as messenger of the press.Ibid, p. 428.
Edmund Sawyer - -26134Same as Brunswick Herald at Arms.Ibid.
Officers of Bath - -125001730, Christmas quarterIbid, pp. 428–9.
James Earl of Berkeley, Constable of Dean Forest.52100Same for keepers of Dean Forest.Ibid, p. 429.
Sir Charles Dalton -5000Same as Gentleman Usher Black Rod.Ibid.
Richard Viscount Castlemain, Warden of Waltham Forest.67100Same for rangers, &c. of Waltham Forest.Ibid, p. 430.
Thos. Earl of Westmorland, Paul Docminique, Thos. Pelham, Martin Bladen, Edward Ashe, Sir Orlando Bridgeman, James Brudenel, Sir Archer Croft.2,00000Same as Commissioners for Trade.Ibid.
Wm. Earl of Essex, Keeper of Hyde Park.10000Same for under keepers of Hyde Park.Ibid, p. 431.
Same as Ranger of St. James's Park and keeper of the Mall.220113Same for allowances, wages, &c. for St. James's Park.Ibid.
Charles Duke of Grafton.75000Same quarter's pension -Ibid, p. 432.
Joseph Lawson, Sebastian Turst, Benjamin Hall, Thos. Coke, John Andrew Heymans, Thos. Wilkins, Edmund Horner, Wm. Sherd.23186Same quarter as sergeants-at-arms.Ibid.
each
Thos. De Critz -3170As sergeant-at-arms to 1728, March 25 to April 9, day of his death.Ibid.
John Rollos121001730, Christmas quarter as chief engraver of royal seals, stamps, and arms.Ibid, p. 433.
Jan. 22Hugh Howard, Esq. -8000Half year as keeper and register of papers and records concerning matters of State and Council, reduced into form of a library at Whitehall Palace.Money Book XXXV. p. 483.
Frances, daughter of Dame Anne Wyndham.50001730, Christmas quarter's pension.Ibid.
Officers of Works -15212Half-year, ended Christmas 1730, salaries.Ibid, p. 159.
Thos. Foley and Edward Harley.3368Same as Auditors of Imprests.Ibid, pp. 160–1.
Marmaduke Lilly and John Allen.26134Same as Apothecaries of the Household.Ibid, p. 166.
Lord Masham -27188Same as King's Remembrancer.Ibid, p. 167.
Dean and Chapter of Westminster.3000Same for ministers of SavoyIbid, p. 169.
Wm. FitzRoy - -6628Same as keeper of the Tennis Courts.Ibid.
Under keepers of Cranborne Chase.1000Same, hay for deer -Ibid.
Henry Holt Henley -53121Same as Clerk of the Pipe -Ibid, p. 170.
Officers of Ordnance -233510Same, salariesIbid, p. 172.
Duke of St. Albans -2681411¾Officers of Windsor Forest, 1730, Christmas quarter.Ibid, p. 281.
Duke of Kent -500001730, Christmas quarter's pension.Ibid, p. 51.
Jane Kien -7500Same -Ibid, p. 53.
Thos. Walker5000Same as keeper of Newmarket Palace.Ibid.
Rich. Bentley -5000Same as keeper of His Majesty's libraries.Ibid.
Sir Clement Cotterell5000Same as Master of Ceremonies.Ibid, p. 54.
2500Same as Master of Ceremonies.Ibid, p. 54.
Heirs of Col. Fairfax -2500Same quarter's perpetuity -Ibid.
Corporation of Lyme Regis.2500SameIbid, p. 55.
Same of Dartmouth -1000SameIbid.
John Cooke -2434Same quarter as Clerk of Foreign Estreats.Ibid.
Ministers of Isle of Man2500Same quarter's annuity -Ibid, p. 56.
John Inglis -2500Same quarter as Marshal of the Ceremonies and Assistant Master of the Ceremonies.Ibid.
2900Same quarter as Marshal of the Ceremonies and Assistant Master of the Ceremonies.Ibid.
Daniel Graham -28150Same as apothecary to His Majesty.Ibid, p. 57.
Duke of St. Albans -34326Same quarter as Master of Hawks; and pension.Ibid.
25000Same quarter as Master of Hawks; and pension.Ibid.
Corporation of Berwick2500Same for keeping, &c. Tweed Bridge.Ibid, p. 58.
Provost and Fellows of Eton College.10100Same quarter's perpetuity -Ibid.
Earl of Harborough -2500Same quarter's annuity -Ibid, p. 60
Edward Salter and John Spencer.21150Same quarter's fees -Ibid, p. 61.
1850Same quarter's fees -Ibid, p. 61.
George Turbill -5000Same -Ibid.
Earl of Denbigh - -15000Same quarter's annuity and half-year's pension.Ibid, p. 64 Order Book XIV. p. 269.
30000Same quarter's annuity and half-year's pension.Ibid, p. 64 Order Book XIV. p. 269.
Jan. 22Charles Lord Lynn -175001730, Christmas quarter, as Master of His Majesty's Jewels.Money Book XXXV. p. 341.
Jan 26Excise officers, Scotland.1,8340Same quarter's salary bill -North Britain Book X. pp. 68–9.
Same -241135Incidents bill for same -Ibid, pp. 70–,.
John Lord Glenorchy -10200Ordinary as late Envoy Extraordinary to Denmark, to November 3, 1730, day of Titley's appointment as Envoy.Money Book XXXV. p. 434.
Walter Titley - -6800Same as deputy to Glenorchy, to same date.Ibid.
James Lord Tyrawley435001730, Christmas quarter's ordinary as Envoy Extraordinary to Portugal.Ibid.
Edward Finch43500Same as same to Sweden -Ibid.
Richard Sutton43500Same as same to Prussia -Ibid.
Thomas Robinson73000Ordinary and extraordinary as same to Emperor of Germany, 1730, May 2 to December 25.Ibid, p. 435.
15000Ordinary and extraordinary as same to Emperor of Germany, 1730, May 2 to December 25.Ibid, p. 435.
Charles Holzendorff100001730, Christmas quarter, for services to His Majesty in foreign parts.Ibid.
Charles Blacke15000Same as Consul General at Algiers.Ibid, p. 436.
Thomas Ward10000Same as same of all Russia -Ibid.
Claudius Rondeau -2500Same as Ward's assistantIbid.
John Russell62100Same as Consul General at Tetuan.Ibid.
William Cayley5000Same as same at Cadiz -Ibid.
John Stanhope17400Same quarter's ordinary as Secretary to Extraordinary Embassy to States General.Ibid.
Edmund Allen17400Same as Secretary at Turin -Ibid.
Thomas Pelham (cancelled).17400Same as Secretary to Extraordinary Embassy to France.Ibid.
George Woodward -26100Same as Resident with King of Poland.Ibid, p. 437.
Sir Cyril Wich26100Same and extraordinaries as Envoy Extraordinary to the Hanse Towns.Ibid, pp. 437–8.
7500Same and extraordinaries as Envoy Extraordinary to the Hanse Towns.Ibid, pp. 437–8.
Benjamin Keene26100Same ordinary as Minister Plenipotentiary to Spain, and as Consul at Madrid.Ibid, p. 437.
12500Same ordinary as Minister Plenipotentiary to Spain, and as Consul at Madrid.Ibid, p. 437.
Francis Columan -26100Same and extraordinaries as Resident at Florence.Ibid, pp. 437–8.
199150Same and extraordinaries as Resident at Florence.Ibid, pp. 437–8.
James Dayrolle -26100Same as Resident with the States General.Ibid.
15000Same as Resident with the States General.Ibid.
Elizaeus Burgess -26100Same ordinary as Resident with Republic of Venice.Ibid, p. 437.
Arthur Stert and John Goddard.43500Same quarter as Commissaries to treat with Spain on matters rising from the Seville Treaty.Ibid, p 439.
each.
John Crookshanks -17400Same as secretary to Stert and Goddard.Ibid.
Jan. 27Thomas Lowther -1,00000His Majesty's service -Order Book XIV. p. 457.
James and Arthur Moore.1,500001730, Christmas quarter, to Gentlemen Pensioners.Ibid, p. 460.
Feb. 3Hy. Hungerford -8389Overpayment as Sheriff of Wilts.Ibid, p. 380.
Feb. 5Thomas Missing -2,46600Victualling Placentia and Annapolis.King's Warrant Book XXX. pp. 139–40.
Thomas Beake20000One year, due Christmas, 1730, for under clerks of Privy Council.Order Book XIV. p. 294.
Executors of James Earl of Findlater.28310Pension, 1730, June 24 to August 19, day of decease.Money Book XXXV. p. 439.
William Finch696001730, Christmas quarter's ordinary as Envoy Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to States General.Ibid, p. 440.
Thomas Lascelles -26100Same for inspecting demolition of Dunkirk.Ibid.
John Pitt -8500Same as Lieutenant Governor and Commander in Chief of Bermudas.Ibid.
Charles Duke of St. Albans.43100Same as Governor and Captain of Windsor Castle.Ibid p. 441.
Thomas Lowther -32120Fees for passing the Privy Seal empowering the judges of the King's Bench to reward prosecutors.Ibid.
Melchior Guy Dickens19600Ordinary as Secretary at the Court of Prussia.Ibid, p. 442.
William Reed -801810¾Same as Consul General in Tripoli.Ibid.
John Lord Glenorchy -42170Extraordinaries as late Envoy Extraordinary in Denmark.Ibid.
Thomas Pelham -10000Same as Secretary in FranceIbid, pp. 442–3.
Elizaeus Burgess -10000Same as Resident at VeniceIbid.
Calverley Pinckney, solicitor to the Mint.269210Bill of incidents, 1729–30 -Warrants not relating to Money XXIV. pp. 330–7.
John Hedges2,00000Prince of Wales -King's Warrant Book XXX. p. 48.
Feb. 6Wine License officers -5461781730, Christmas quarter's salary bill.Money Book XXXV. p. 81.
Same3733Incidents, 1730, Christmas quarter.Ibid, p. 444.
Arthur Onslow - -50000100 days to January 26, as Speaker of House of Commons.Order Book XIV. p. 462.
Feb. 11James Underhill -37500Royal bounty -Order BookXIV. p. 464.
John Westley and Randolph Greenway.36000Rewards paid as Under Sheriffs of London and Middlesex.Ibid.
Feb. 11James Earl Waldegrave.1,17000Extraordinaries, detailed, as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary in France.Money Book XXXV. pp. 443–4.
Feb. 12Henry Selwyn, Esq. Receiver General of Customs.448164On 1,633,714l. 0s.d. paid into Exchequer,1739, and for passing accounts.Warrants not relating to money XXIV. pp. 938–40.
327166On 1,633,714l. 0s.d. paid into Exchequer,1739, and for passing accounts.Warrants not relating to money XXIV. pp. 938–40.
Earl of Wilmington -16994Allowance on account as late Paymaster of Forces.King's Warrant Book XXX. p. 147.
James Earl Waldegrave1,00000As Gentleman of the Bedchamber.Ibid, pp. 141–2.
per annum.
John Scrope -4,93000Secret service -Ibid, p. 142.
Feb. 13John Trevor and five others.60000Hilary Term, as Justices of Wales.Order Book XIV. p. 437.
John Birch -2500Same as 5th Baron of Exchequer.Ibid.
Feb. 16Sir Wm. Keith20000Promoting Plantation matters before Board of Trade.Ibid, p. 465.
Feb. 18Wm. Richards44596His Majesty's service -Ibid.
Wm. Watkins, Keeper of His Majesty's Roads, &c.4914Half year, due 1730, Christmas.Money Book XXXV. p. 445.
Henry Wm. Lawman, Herman Hobourg.1,00000Royal bountyIrish Book VIII. p. 386.
Feb. 19Thomas Lowther -50000His Majesty's service -Order Book XIV. p. 457.
John Sparry -654Overpayment as late receiver of taxes for Worcestershire. shire.Ibid, p. 167.
Paymaster of Forces -1,208,147109Service of forces, 1731Money BookXXXV. p. 444–5.
Bank of England16,82292Circulating 2,162,400l. in Exchequer bills, three months ending January 24.Ibid, p. 201.
Feb. 20Robert Lord Walpole, Ranger of Richmond Park.89140Himself and under keepers of said park, half year to 1730, Christmas.Order BookXIV. p. 470.
Feb. 22Edward Finch25000Extraordinaries as Envoy Extraordinary to Sweden.Money BookXXXV. pp. 448–9.
Thos. Robinson -9000Same as Minister to Emperor of Germany.Ibid.
George Woodward27000Same as Resident at Court of Poland.Ibid, pp. 448–50.
41400Same as Resident at Court of Poland.Ibid, pp. 448–50.
Sir Charles Hotham -46062Same as late Minister at Court of Prussia.Ibid.
Feb. 23John Palmer -70168Overpayment as late Sheriff of Surrey.Ibid, p. 446.
James Colebrooke -3057Same as same of SussexIbid.
Richard Scott -521Same as same of Stafford -Ibid.
Edmund Hopwood -62100Same as same of Lancaster -Ibid.
Sir John Williams -46510Same as same of MonmouthIbid.
Robert Bewick906Same as same of Northumberland.Ibid.
John Hippisley81611Same as same of WiltsIbid.
Thos. Gundry -2412Same as same of Dorset -Ibid.
Wm. Algar - -2110ISame as same of Rutland -Ibid.
Edward Peirson -184Same as same of Essex -Ibid.
Feb. 23Edmund Skinner3146Overpayment as late Sheriff of Worcester.Money Book XXXV. p. 446.
Sir Arthur Haselrige -9122Same as same of Northampton.Ibid.
Edward Bathurst4698Same as same of Southampton.Ibid.
John Sampson -71310Same as same of GloucesterIbid.
Richard Rutter -12526Same as same of Chester -Ibid.
Leonard Fosbrooke -211611Same as same of DerbyIbid.
Richard Leighton -2812Same as same of SalopIbid.
Wigley Statham -23117Same as same of DerbyIbid.
Thos. Earl of Thanet -31126Same as same of Westmorland.Ibid.
1490Same as same of Westmorland.Ibid.
Thos. Lutwydge -2741Same as same, of CumberlandIbid.
Richard Townshend13171Same as late same of StaffordOrder Book XIV. p. 469.
Cholmley Turner2176Same as late same of York -Ibid.
Reilby Thompson -15139Same as late same of Notts -Ibid.
Sir Clement Cotterell, Master of the Ceremonies.35000To be paid as a present to Signor Vignola, Resident from Venice, who has had his audience to return home.Ibid, p, 467.
3396To be paid as a present to Signor Vignola, Resident from Venice, who has had his audience to return home.Ibid, p, 467.
[? Feb. 23]John Parker, Consul at Coruña.52110Expenses on despatching three expresses to His Majesty's Envoy at Lisbon.Ibid.
Feb. 23Sir Theodore Jaussen -146170Royal bounty to John Walton.Ibid, p. 468.
Feb. 24Executors of Richard Topham.9571730, June 24 to September 7, day of death, as keeper of records in the Tower.Money Book XXXV. p. 450.
Executors of Henry late Earl of Deloraine.24177Annuity, 1730, September 29 to December 23, day of death.Ibid, p. 451.
March 4John Scrope3,87000Secret service -King's Warrant Book XXX. p. 142.
James Earl Waldegrave.158001730, October 31, to December 25, as a Gentleman of the Bedchamber.Order Book XIV. p. 471.
John Hedges -2,00000Prince of WalesKing's Warrant Book XXX. p. 48.
March 5Officers for Hawkers and Pedlars.102129Incidents bill, 1730, Michaelmas quarter.Money Book XXXV. p. 144.
March 6Samuel Shepherd -4000Disbursement as Sheriff of Gloucester.Order Book XIV. p. 472.
John Hill4000Same as same of Cornwall -Ibid.
John Jeane12000Same as same of Somerset -Ibid.
Revd. Alexander Howie2000Passage money as Minister to Pennsylvania.Ibid.
March 10Melchior Guy Dickens250150Extraordinaries as Secretary at the Prussian Court.Money Book XXXV. pp.
Executors of Benjamin Lodington.12500Extraordinaries as Consul at Tripoli.
Appending:—Bills of same and certificate of death.
Ibid, pp. 453–4.
Charles Black - -50000Same as same at Algiers -Ibid.
March 10George Dawbeney -3313Overpayment as late Sheriff of Dorset.Money Book XXXV. p. 455.
James Chetham -46100Same as same of Lancaster -Ibid.
Mary Winter, et al. -20000Arrest of Maurice Ling and Wm. Phillips for murder of Wm. Winter in St. George's, Southwark.Ibid, pp. 456–7.
March 11John Phillips -340193Extraordinary allowances as Receiver General of Cardigan, Carmarthen, Glamorgan and Pembroke.Ibid, pp. 451–2.
March 12Sir Robert Rich -17616Deficiency on remounting his regiment when under General Macartney.Irish Book VIII. pp. 387–8.
Thos. Lowther50000His Majesty's serviceOrder Book XIV: p. 452.
March 13Joseph Wherrit - -1,40000His Majesty's especial service.Ibid, p. 473.
Wm. Ellis80000Royal bounty - -Ibid.
March 14Thos. Missing -6,338190Two months victualling for Gibraltar.King's Warrant Book XXX. pp. 151, 156–7.
March 16Nicholas Paxton1,00000Crown law expenses -Order Book XIV. p. 474.
March 17Jacob de la Motte Blagny.1,71900Royal bounty to Huguenots; pension list, detailed, ibid.Ibid, pp. 473–4.
Heneage Walker -23152Necessaries and allowances, Hilary Term, 1726.Ibid, p. 486.
1142Necessaries and allowances, Hilary Term, 1726.Ibid, p. 486.
March 19Edward Lyndsay -60000Royal bounty -Ibid, p. 476.
Heneage Walker, chief usher of Exchequer254157Necessaries and allowances, Hilary Term, 1730.Ibid, p. 479.
1163Necessaries and allowances, Hilary Term, 1730.Ibid, p. 479.
March 20John Gore -14,739310Bills of exchange furnished for royal service.King's Warrant Book XXX. p. 177.
Bacon Morris, Governor of Landguard Fort.569139Building a dwelling for governor of said fort.Ibid, pp. 159–60.
March 22John Lawton -7500Purchase of Peter Le Neve's records and extracts.
Appending:—Full list of same.
Money Book XXXV. pp. 460–1.
John Scrope -1,50000Secret service -King's Warrant Book XXX. p. 142.
March 23Paymasters of Exchequer bills.1,70000Salaries and incidents in that office.Money Book XXXV. p. 458.
Executors of Benjamin Lodington.10913Ordinary as Consul in Tripoli, to 1730, July 10.Ibid.
John Montgomerie, Master of Mint, Scotland.1,20000Officers and expenses of Mint, Scotland, year ended 1730, September 29.Ibid, p. 459; Order Book XIV p. 477.
March 24Thos. Minors -558198Gilt and white plate delivered to Jewel Office, 1730. Christmas quarter.Order Book XIV. p. 470.
1731.
March 25
Clerks and attendants of the Exchequer.3500Half year to 1730, Lady DayIbid, p. 318.
Joseph Hinxman -15000As woodward of New Forest and for his deputy.Money Book XXXV p. 465.
5000As woodward of New Forest and for his deputy.Money Book XXXV p. 465.
per annum.
March 26Sir Robert Walpole40000Lady Day quarter as Chancellor of Exchequer.Ibid, p. 78.
March 26Henry Fane5000Lady Day quarter for sorting, &c. books, papers, &c. in Treasury Office.Money, Book XXXV. p. 79
Wm. Ireland -2500Same, extraordinary service in office of Auditor of Receipt.Ibid.
Sir Philip Ryley and Thos. Spence.49100Same as sergeants-at-arms -Ibid.
Thos. Thurkettle -1500Same as messenger attending the Customs.Ibid, p. 83.
Clerks of the Treasury, detailed.187100Same, salariesIbid.
Charles Valence Jones5000Lady Day quarter, as solicitor to the Treasury.Ibid, p. 170.
Edward Millward -500Lady Day quarter, as porter at Exchequer gate.Order Book XIV. p. 317.
Salter and Spencer, keepers of Council Chamber.1850Same quarter -Ibid, p. 318.
John Lawton, gent.10500Same quarter, sorting, &c. records in the Receipt. With Lawton's certificate, “Since Christmas last Mr. Stewart has been employed in cleaning and placing into reigns assize rolls of several kings. The other two clerks, Mr. Smart and Mr. Whiston, have been sorting and cleaning miscellaneous records which formerly lay in the rooms over the Gateway.”Money Book XXXV. p. 322.
Duke of Newcastle -462100Same quarter as Secretary of State.Order Book XIV. p. 477.
Lord Harrington - -462100Same - - -Ibid.
Richard Andrews, jun.37100Same as Solicitor for His Majesty's Affairs in Exchequer Court.Ibid.
George Holmes -2500Same as chief clerk for digesting, &c. records in the Tower.Ibid.
Wm. Townshend6134As Usher of the Receipt of the Exchequer.Money Book XXXV. p. 462.
per annum.
John Couraud5000Lady Day quarter as Latin Secretary.Order Book XIV. p. 447.
Horatio Walpole12500Half year as Surveyor and Auditor General of His Majesty's revenues in America.Ibid, p. 407.
John Lawton, gent. -1000Lady Day quarter as senior deputy Chamberlain of Exchequer.Ibid, p. 354.
Lords of Treasury -2,00000Same quarter - -Ibid.
Nathaniel Cowdery -12100Keeping Register of Public Loans in office of Auditor of Receipt.Ibid, p. 355.
Customs officers of the outports.12,030159Salary bill, 1730, Lady Day quarter.Customs Book XIII. p. 175.
March 31Thos. Lowther -50000His Majesty's service -Order Book XIV. p. 453.
Officers and keepers of New Forest.30000Wages for year ending 1731, Lady Day.Money Book XXXV.p.471.
James Vernon, Temple Stanyan, Walter Cary, and Wm. Sharpe, Clerks of the Council.265191731, Lady Day, salaries -Ibid, p. 465.
Same -1060Same for attending Trade and Plantation business before the Privy Council.Ibid, p. 466.
Philip Earl of Chesterfield.1,30000Lady Day quarter, as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to States General.Ibid.
James Earl Waldegrave.1,30000Same as same to FranceIbid, pp. 466–7.
Hawkers and Pedlars Commissioners.2108Incidents, 1730, Christmas quarter.Ibid, p. 467.
Hackney Coach Commissioners.95711Same - -Ibid.
Alured Popple60214Clerks, &c. of Commissioners for Trade, 1731, Lady Day quarter.Ibid, p. 468.
Hackney Coaches and Chairs officers.270100Lady Day quarter's salary bills.Ibid, p. 401.
Hawkers and Pedlars officers.432100Same -Ibid, p. 374.
Thos. Earl of Strafford, farmer of Post Fines.55310Post Fines answered to His Majesty by sheriffs of the various counties.Ibid, pp. 471–2, 473–4.
2,27600Post Fines answered to His Majesty by sheriffs of the various counties.Ibid, pp. 471–2, 473–4.