Warrants for the Payment of Money
1731, July-September


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'Warrants for the Payment of Money: 1731, July-September', Calendar of Treasury Books and Papers, Volume 2: 1731-1734 (1898), pp. 177-187. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=91720 Date accessed: 21 October 2014.


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1731, July–September

July 1John Cornelius5568As Customer, Ipswich portCustoms Book XIII. p. 205.
per annum
[Augustus Schutz] -3,00000Privy Purse - -Disposition Book XXIX. p. 390.
Walter Chetwynd -1,50000Services as Governor of Barbados.Order Book XV. p. 40.
David Polhill1767Keeper of Records in the Tower, 1730–1, February 27 to June 24.Ibid, p. 43.
George Dodington -1,00000Sufferers by the fire at Blandford, Dorset.Ibid, p. 36.
Sir Wm. Yonge -1,00000Same by fire at Tiverton, Devon.Ibid.
July 3Civil List, Scotland9,959491731, Midsummer quarter -North Britain Book X. pp. 133–7.
July 6Edward Eyre, Esq. Clerk of the Estreats.3711Salary, 1729, May 9, to 1731, Lady Day.Money Book XXXVI. p. 64.
Thos. Cooper, Sheriff of Norfolk.16000Paid for seizing felons -Ibid, p. 18.
July 7Wine Licence Office -1091Incidents, 1731, Midsummer quarter.Ibid, p. 11.
Same - - -577100Same quarter's salary bill -Ibid, p. 12.
Nathaniel Smith, late collector at Liverpool.34300Losses, &c. as a relief to his debt to the Crown.Customs Hook XIII. p. 208.
Poor of St. Martin's-in-the-Fields and St. James's.1713Arrears of pensions due at death of Geo. I.King's Warrant Book XXX. p. 261.
8511Arrears of pensions due at death of Geo. I.King's Warrant Book XXX. p. 261.
John Scrope -2,90000Secret service -Order Book XV. p. 42.
John Williams, Richard Aldworth, Edward Younge, Wm. Cleland, John Bromfield, Thos. Medlicott.150001731, Midsummer quarter's salary as Commissioners for Taxes.Money Book XXXVI. p. 64.
Richard Sheldon30000Reward for convicting James Ford, an incendiary.Ibid, pp. 64–6.
Tax Commissioners -69510Land tax incidents, 1731, Midsummer quarter.Ibid, p. 67.
Same - -164139House duties incidents, same quarter.Ibid, p. 68.
Same -677100House duties salary bill, same quarter.Ibid, p. 69.
July 7Earl of Sutherland -300001731, Midsummer quarter's allowance.Money Book XXXVI. p. 70.
Duke of Newcastle, Wm. Lord Harrington.75000Secret ServiceDisposition Book XXIX. p. 391.
75000Secret ServiceDisposition Book XXIX. p. 391.
July 8Augustus Schutz -6184Expense of Office of Robes, Midsummer quarter.Order Book XV. p. 47.
July 9John Lawton and Henry Ballowe.2913Trinity and Hilary Terms as Deputy Chamberlains of Exchequer.Ibid, p. 49.
George Leslie - -10610¾Late same - -Ibid.
John Shepherd49500To answer bills drawn by Thos. Robinson, Minister at Vienna.Ibid, p. 47.
Taxes Commissioners -15000Midsummer quarter's allowance.Order Book XIV. p 455.
John Trevor and five others.10000Trinity Term as Welsh justices.Order Book XV. p. 51.
John Birch - -10000Same as Fifth Baron of the ExchequerIbid.
July 20South Sea Company -822,214701731–2, Midsummer, additional fund, 4 per cent, on 20,555,358l. 16s. 8d. present increase of said Company's capital stock, under 6 Geo. I.Ibid, p. 50.
July 23Thomas Cooper16000Rewards paid as Sheriff of Norfolk.Ibid, p. 48.
July 26John Walker, Chief Usher of Exchequer.44023Necessaries delivered, 1731, Trinity Term.Ibid, p. 49.
July 27Thos. Lowther - -1,00000His Majesty's serviceMoney Book XXXVI. p. 13.
July 28Receiver General of Crown Rents and Casualties in Scotland.2,00000As cashier for the Commissioners and Trustees for improving Fisheries and Manufactures there, for one year, to 1731, June 24.North Britain Book X. pp. 139–40.
Excise officers, Scotland.1,85214Salary bill, Midsummer quarter.Ibid, pp. 141–2.
Same - -8232Incidents, same - -Ibid, pp. 143–4.
Samuel Shute40000Royal bounty for services as Captain General, &c. of Massachusetts Bay and New Hampshire.Order Book XV. p. 48.
Nicholas Paxton - -1,50000Crown law expensesMoney Book XXXVI. p. 39.
Officers of the Pipe, et al.80124One year's fees, due 1731, Midsummer.Ibid, p. 70.
Hawkers and Pedlars Office.8616Incidents bill, 1731, Lady Day quarter.Ibid, p. 71.
July 29Nicholas Paxton -1,50000Crown law expenses -Order Book XV. p. 27.
July 30Clerks of the Council25000Midsummer quarter's salariesMoney Book XXXVI. p. 52.
Aug. 1
[? Sept. 1]
Wm. Ellis -80000Royal bounty - -King's Warrant Book XXX. p. 276.
Aug. 2Edward Byam - -20000One year, due July 28, as Lieutenant Governor of AntiguaOrder Book XV. p. 52.
Aug. 3Samuel White, merchant, of Poole.7764For brandy seized at Waterford.Irish Book VIII. pp. 398–402.
John Hedges - -2,00000Prince of Wales -Order Book XV. p. 12.
Rev. Stephen Coulet2000Passage money to South Carolina.Money Book XXXVI. p. 84.
James Earl of Waldegrave.1,30000Quarter's ordinary to June 22 as Ambassador, &c. to France.Ibid, p. 71.
Philip Earl of Chesterfield.1,30000Same to June 8 as same to United Provinces.Ibid.
Edward Finch45500Same and extraordinary to June 24 as Envoy to Sweden.Ibid, p. 72.
12500Same and extraordinary to June 24 as Envoy to Sweden.Ibid, p. 72.
John Goddard and Anthony Stert.45500Commissaries, &c. for treating with Spain, &c. same quarter.Ibid, pp. 72–3.
James Lord Tyrawley -45500Same quarter's ordinary as Envoy, &c. to Portugal.Ibid, p. 73.
Thos. Robinson - -45500Same and extraordinary as Envoy, &c. to Emperor of Germany.Ibid.
15000Same and extraordinary as Envoy, &c. to Emperor of Germany.Ibid.
Richard Sutton - -45500Same quarter's ordinary as Envoy, &c. to Cassel and Wolfenbüttel.Ibid, p. 74.
Francis Colman -27300Same as Resident at FlorenceIbid.
Walter Titley -27300Same as Resident at DenmarkIbid.
James Dayrolle -27300Same as Resident with the States General.Ibid, p. 75.
Sir Cyril Wich -27300Same as Envoy, &c. to Hanse Towns.Ibid.
Elizaeus Burgess -27300Same and extraordinary as Resident at Venice.Ibid, pp. 75–6.
10000Same and extraordinary as Resident at Venice.Ibid, pp. 75–6.
George Woodward27300Same quarter's ordinary as Resident with King of Poland.Ibid, p. 76.
Benjamin Keene27300Same as Minister, &c. to Spain and Consul at Madrid.Ibid.
12500Same as Minister, &c. to Spain and Consul at Madrid.
Edmond Allen -18200Same as Secretary at Turin -Ibid, p. 77.
John Stanhope -18200Same as same to Extraordinary Embassy to States General.Ibid.
Thos. Pelham -18200Same as same to same to France.Ibid.
Melchior Guy Dickens18200Same as same at Berlin and extraordinaries.Ibid, pp. 77–8.
11036Same as same at Berlin and extraordinaries.Ibid, pp. 77–8.
John Crookshanks18200Same as same to Commissioners to treat with those of Spain.Ibid, p. 77.
Charles Holzendorff -10000Same for services performed abroad.Ibid.
Charles Black15000Same as Consul General at Algiers.Ibid, p. 78.
Wm. Reed -9500Same as same at Tripoli -Ibid.
John Russell62100Same as Consul at TetuanIbid.
Wm. Cayley5000Same as same at CadizIbid.
John Dean -5000Same as same in FlandersIbid.
Aug. 3Eldred Curwen3381Overpayment as late Sheriff of Cumberland.Money Book XXXVI. p. 79.
Earl of Thanet3772Same as same of Westmorland. -Ibid.
Sir Wm. St. Quintin -179174Same as same of York -Ibid.
Sydenham Williams -1617Same as same of Dorset -Ibid.
Ezekiel Wallis -3593Same as same of Wilts -Ibid.
Samuel Sheppard -971Same as same of Gloucester -Ibid.
Richard Tubby -1110Same as same of Norfolk -Ibid.
Eldred Curwen, Sheriff of Cumberland.4000Rewards paid for seizing felons.Ibid, p. 18.
John Suttell and John Buckle, Sheriffs of York.4000Same -Ibid.
Aug. 4John Scrope -5,73000Secret serviceOrder Book XV. p. 42.
Aug. 5John Rollos -4564Engraving seals detailedIbid, p. 62.
Sir Luke Schaub -45500Midsummer quarter's ordinary as Special Envoy to Poland.Ibid, p. 56.
Aug. 9Earl of Waldegrave40000Extraordinaries, 1731, Midsummer quarter, as Ambassador, &c. in France.Money Book XXXVI. pp. 84–5.
James Dayrolle15000Same as Resident with States General.Ibid.
Thos. Pelham18000Same as Secretary to the Embassy to France.Ibid.
Wm. Reed25000Same for a year as Consul, &c. Tripoli.Ibid, p. 86.
George Woodward -10000Same for a quarter as Resident in Poland.Ibid.
Aug. 10Thos. Lascelles -27300Midsummer quarter, inspecting demolition of Dunkirk.Order Book XV. p. 58.
Claudius Rondeau -12500Same quarter's ordinary as Chargé d'Affaires in Russia.Ibid, p. 60.
Charles Lord Cornwallis37500Same as Warden Chief Justice, &c.Ibid, p. 61.
Sir Theodore Janssen -146170Royal bounty to John Walton.Ibid, p. 62.
Wm. Richards -2,80000Royal bounty -Ibid, p. 52.
Wm. Finch - -72800Midsummer quarter as Plenipotentiary to Slates General.Ibid, p. 55.
Melchior Guy Dickens12600Quarter's extraordinaries as Secretary at Prussian Court.Money Book XXXVI. p. 87.
Charles Black50000Same for year as Consul General at Algiers (including “duties at the two great feasts of Byram and Corban as usual” 550 dollars at 3s. 6d. each).Ibid.
Commissioners of Trade, &c.2,000001731, Midsummer quarterIbid, p. 88.
Wm. Earl of Essex -10000Keepers of Hyde Park, same quarter.Ibid, p. 89.
John Gwin13136Overpayment as Sheriff of Monmouth.Ibid, p. 79.
Wm. Noake -262Same as same of BerksIbid.
Wm. Tampion -1301Same as same of Rutland -Ibid.
Aug. 11John Smith, Deputy Chamberlain, for joining tallies, and George [? Wm.] Leslie, late same.7870Services, 1727, June 11, to 1730, Michaelmas.Money Book XXXVI. pp. 89–90; Order Book XV. p. 63.
Henry Duke of Kent -500001731, Midsummer quarter's pension.Ibid, p. 90.
John Mann -20000Services to Customs revenuesCustoms Book XIII. p. 216.
Thos. Minors -815150Plate delivered into Jewel Office, Midsummer quarter.Order Book XV. p. 52.
John Westley and Randolph Greenway.20000Paid for arrests of felons -Money Book XXXVI.p. 19.
Charles Hatton -40000Royal bountyOrder Book XV. p. 51.
Aug. 12Lewis Monier -30000Royal bounty for bringing the Grand Signior's and Grand Vizier's letter on the Grand Signior's accession.Ibid, p. 52.
Aug. 17Thos. Missing -1,912100Moiety of Jamaica provisionsKing's Warrant Book XXX. pp. 272–3.
Thos. Lowther -1,00000His Majesty's service -Order Book XV. p. 17.
George Lord Forbes, Captain General, &c. of Leeward Islands.885110Salary, 1729, December 31, to 1731, June 22, as a moiety of 1,200l. per annum allowed during absence.Money Book XXXVI.p. 91.
Thos. late Earl of Londonderry, same.78180Same, 1729, August 19, to September 12, day of death.Ibid.
South Sea Company -1,000,00000To pay off annuities -Ibid, pp. 92–3.
Hawkers and Pedlars Office.25706Incidents, 1731, Midsummer quarter.Ibid, p. 93.
Wm. Fortescue -4000As one of His Majesty's counsel-at-law.Ibid, p. 94.
per annum.
Joseph Taylor51156Overpayment as Sheriff of Oxford.Ibid, p. 79.
Same - - -4000Paid for arrest of felons -Ibid, p. 19.
John Rose, Sheriff of Northampton.4000SameIbid.
Aug. 18Charles Lord Lynn -17500Midsummer quarter's annuity as Master of His Majesty's Jewels.Order Book XIV. p. 64.
Thos. Lowther -50000His Majesty's serviceMoney Book XXXVI. p.13.
Aug. 19Hester Abington and 73 others.1,01700Savings on half-pay of reduced officers of the land forces and marines on the establishment of Great Britain, for 1730.King's Warrant Book XXX. p. 277.
Mary Harris and 115 others.1,48500Saving by half-pay same yearIbid, p. 278.
Aug. 20Sir Clement Cotterell -329140His Majesty's present to Baron Knigge, Envoy from the Duke of Brunswick Lüneburg, who has had his audience of leave to return home.Order Book XIV. p. 64.
Aug. 24Executors of Dr. Wm. Beauvoir, Professor of Physic, Oxford.3417Salary to 1729–30, February 3, day of death.Money Book XXXVI. p. 119.
Mungo Haldane -100001731, Midsummer quarter's allowance.Ibid, p. 23.
Charles Fitzroy, &c. -6608Half-year as keeper of His Majesty's Tennis Courts.Ibid, p. 94.
Henry Masterman2500Same as King's clerk in the Crown Office.Ibid.
Edward Harley and Thos. Foley.3368Same as Auditors of Imprests and Foreign Accounts.Ibid.
David Casley -8200One year as deputy keeper of Cotton Library.Ibid.
Henry Holt Henley -53121Half-year as Clerk of the Pipe.Ibid.
Charles Wither10000One year's fees as Surveyor of Woods.Ibid, p. 96.
Leonard Thompson -6421Same allowance as Treasurer's Remembrancer in Exchequer.Ibid.
Treasurer of Christ's Hospital.18550Half-year's annuity to mayor, &c. of London, for children of hospital.Ibid.
Samuel Edwards, surviving trustee of office of keeper of Windsor Great Park.25000Half-year, due, Midsummer, for said office of ranger and keeper.Ibid.
Officers of the Pipe -6934One year, due Midsummer -Ibid, p. 97.
Under keepers of Cranborne Chase.1000Hay for deer - -Ibid.
Marmaduke Lilly and John Allen.26134Half a year as apothecaries to the Household.Ibid.
James Earl of Berkeley52100Under keepers of Dean Forest, Midsummer quarter.Ibid, p. 98.
Richard Viscount Castlemaine, Earl of Tylney.67100Officers of Waltham Forest, same quarter.Ibid, pp. 98–9.
John Pitt -8500Same quarter as Governor of Bermudas.Ibid, p. 99.
Sir Charles Dalton -5000Same as Gentleman Usher, Black Rod.Ibid.
Daniel Graham28150Same as apothecary in ordinary.Ibid, p. 100.
John Cooke2434Same as Clerk of Foreign Estreats.Ibid.
Provost and Fellows of Eton College.10100Same quarter's perpetuity -Ibid.
Edward Salter and John Spencer.22150Same quarter as keepers of Council Chamber.Ibid, pp. 100–1.
1850Same quarter as keepers of Council Chamber.Ibid, pp. 100–1.
Corporation of Dartmouth.1000Same quarter's perpetuity -Ibid, p. 101.
Thos. Walker -5000Same quarter as housekeeper of Newmarket Palace.Ibid.
Richard Bentley, Esq. -5000Same as keeper of His Majesty's libraries.Ibid.
Corportion of Berwick2500Same quarter's allowance towards repairing bridge built by Charles I., over Tweed.Ibid, p. 102.
Aug. 24Hugh Howard4000Midsummer quarter's allowance as keeper of Paper Office.Money Book XXXVI. p. 102.
Mr. Rollos - -12100Same as engraver of royal seals, &c.Ibid.
Joseph Lawson and seven others.2506Same as sergeants-at-arms -Ibid, p. 103.
John Duke of Montagu12500Same for officers of the Bath.Ibid.
Frances Wyndham -5000Same quarter's pensionIbid.
Corporation of Lyme Regis.2500Same quarter's perpetuity for repairing “Cobb” pier.Ibid, p. 104.
Heirs of Col. Fairfax -2500Same quarter's perpetuity -Ibid.
Dr. Dickens and Dr. Green, Cambridge, Dr. Woodford and Dr. Bouchier, Oxford.1000Same quarter's fee -Ibi
Ministers of Isle of Man.2500Same quarter's annuity -Ibid, pp. 105–6.
French Ministers of the Savoy.3000Half-year's annuity -Ibid, p. 106.
George Turbill -5000Midsummer quarter as keeper of Records relating to Forfeited Estates, England.Ibid.
Jane Kien7500Same as House and Wardrobe Keeper, Kensington.Ibid, p. 107.
John Inglis - -2502Same as Marshal and Assistant Master of Ceremonies.Ibid.
3068Same as Marshal and Assistant Master of Ceremonies.Ibid.
Sir Clement Cotterell -2500Same as Master of Ceremonies.Ibid, p. 107–8.
5000Same as Master of Ceremonies.Ibid, p. 107–8.
Samuel Lord Masham27188Half-year as King's Remembrancer and Exchequer.Ibid, p. 108.
Benedict Earl of Harborough.2500Midsummer quarter as Chief Justice in Eyre, North of the Trent.Ibid, pp. 108–9.
Officers of Ordnance -2311510Half-year ended MidsummerIbid, p. 109.
University of Cambridge.1000One year on Henry VII.'s perpetuity for a preacher.Ibid, p. 110.
Same - -1000Same on Henry VII.'s perpetuity.Ibid.
Same -1368Same on the perpetuity for a Divinity lecture. Ibid.
University of Oxford -1000Same on Henry VII.'s perpetuity for a preacher.Ibid.
Same - -1368On Lady Margaret's perpetuity for a Divinity lecture.Ibid, p. 111.
Nathaniel Blackerby -926One year at 6d. per day as His Majesty's housekeeper at Kensington.Ibid.
Emmanuel College, Cambridge.16134One year's perpetuity to Master and Fellows.Ibid.
Bishop of Bangor3768One year's fee as Master of the Temple.Ibid.
Edward Stables1000One year's salary as Clerk of the House of Commons.Ibid.
Charles Earl of Arran561Same as Ranger of Bagshot Park.Ibid, p. 112.
Aug. 24Poor of St. John Baptist.7134One year's perpetuityMoney Book XXXVI. p. 112.
Same of St. Botolph -700Same -Ibid.
Same of St. Magnus -2148Same -Ibid.
Same of St. Michael, Cornhill.1240Same -Ibid, p. 113.
Charles Duke of Bolton, Governor of Isle of Wight and Receiver General of rents and revenues there.23213Surplus on account ended 1729, Michaelmas, of rents, &c. Isle of Wight.Ibid.
Vicar of the Tower of London.6134One year's perpetuity -Ibid, p. 114.
Schoolmaster of Southwell, Nottingham.1000Same -Ibid.
Dean and Chapter of Lichfield.1000Same -Ibid.
Vicars of Lichfield Cathedral.1500Same -Ibid.
Grey Longueville -4000One year's salary as Gloucester King of Arms.Ibid, p. 115.
Wm. Cowper - -48168Midsummer quarter's annuity and allowance as Knight Harbinger.Ibid.
South Sea Company -69,873156On the Act 5 Geo. I. -Ibid, pp. 115–6.
1,39396On the Act 5 Geo. I. -Ibid, pp. 115–6.
per annum.
Hugh Earl of Loudoun500001731, Midsummer quarter's pension.Ibid, p. 1.
Wm. Lord Byron -25000SameIbid.
Captain George Munro10000SameIbid.
John Earl of Crawford and 12 others, ut supra, p. 154.75000SameIbid, p. 2.
Earl of Buchan and six others, ut supra, ibid.1,20000Same quarter's allowances as Commissioners of Police.Ibid, p. 3.
George Middleton -15000Same quarter's incidents for same.Ibid, p. 4.
Earl of Ilay and George Campbell.5000Same quarter, for Lord Forbes's children.Ibid.
John Earl of Kintore -5000Same quarter's annuity -Ibid, p. 5.
Lord Mordington -5000Same -Ibid.
Sir Patrick and Martha Johnston.37100Same -Ibid.
12100Same -Ibid.
South Sea Company -822,21470One year to 1732, June 24, on 20,555,358l. 16s. 8d.Money Book XXXV. p. 278.
Officers of Board of Works.15212Salaries, half-year ended June 24.Ibid, p. 159.
Wm. Earl of Essex -40000For Lord Cornbury -King's Warrant Book XXX. pp. 274–5.
per annum.
Same20000For Lady Catherine Hyde -Ibid.
Same20000For Lady Charlotte Hyde -Ibid.
Bank of England17,0721410Circulating 2,182,400l. in Exchequer bills, three months ended July 24.Money Book XXXV. p. 202.
Aug. 25Same -160,000001731–2, annuity at 4 per cent. on 4,000,000l. purchased by the Bank from the South Sea Company, 1722, October 23.Order Book XV. p. 67.
Aug. 28Arthur Collins -10000Royal bounty -Order Book XV. p. 67.
Aug. 30Wm. Cosby -1,20000As Governor of Leeward Islands by letters patent of 1731, June 22.King's Warrant Book XXX. p. 291.
per annum.
Thos. Missing -5,06039Victualling Gibraltar -Ibid, p. 280–1.
James Heidegger -1,00000Royal bounty to undertakers of the Opera.Order Book XV. p. 67.
Aug. 31Thos. Lowther -1,00000His Majesty's servicesMoney Book XXXVI. p. 13.
Sept. 1Wm. Ellis -80000Royal bountyOrder Book XV. p. 72.
Wm. Richards -1,00000His Majesty's serviceIbid.
John Scrope -4,594120Secret serviceIbid.
Thos. Lowther1,00000His Majesty's serviceIbid, p. 17.
John Hedges - -2,00000Prince of Wales - -Ibid, p. 12.
Royal warrant to Gilbert Fleming for issue to himself, Wm. Mathew, and E. Mann of3,00000As Commissioners for sale of French lands in St. Christopher with 2½ per cent. to Henry Fane on all bills of exchange remitted to him by them. 3pages.Treasury Board Papers CCLXXVII. No. 1.
Wm. Lowndes10000As an auditor of the Exchequer Court, loco Thos. Jett, died 1730, July 1.Money Book XXXVI. p. 118.
per annum.
Sept. 15George Lowen -45100Year's hay for deer in New Lodge Walk, Windsor Forest.Ibid, p. 120.
Charles Duke of St. Albans.45100Midsummer quarter's fee as Governor and Captain of Windsor Castle.Ibid.
Robert Lord Walpole, Ranger and Keeper of Richmond Park.88160Half-year for officers of Richmond Park.Ibid, pp. 120–1.
John Gore -3,666188Bills of exchange furnished for His Majesty's service.King's Warrant Book XXX. p. 295.
Cofferer of Household -100,00000Imprest -Ibid, p. 293.
Sept. 17Arthur Onslow -500001731, May 6 to August 14, as Speaker of House of Commons.Order Book XV. p. 75.
Charles de Sailly -20000Royal bounty -Ibid.
Charles Stanhope5,00000To meet debts of His late Majesty incurred in the office of Treasurer of the Chamber.Ibid, p. 76.
John Waller, et al.20000Reward for arrest of John Sheffeild, highwayman.Money Book XXXVI. pp. 121–3.
Rev. Joseph Hooper -2000Passage money to Isle of Providence.Ibid, p. 119.
Richard Love5720Overpayment as Sheriff of Southampton.Ibid, p. 80.
Samuel Kent -187140Same as same of SurreyIbid.
Sept. 20John Lord Hobart, Treasurer of the Chamber.60,00000Imprest for Office of the Chamber.King's Warrant Book XXX. p. 295.
Sept. 22Casper Bergman15000Lodging, &c., of late messenger from Algiers.Order Book XV. p. 76.
Sept. 22Rev. Rodham Kenner -2000Passage money to Virginia -Money Book XXXVI. p. 119.
Sept. 23Thomas Fraunceis -4000Reward for arrests paid by him as Sheriff of Somerset.Order Book XV. p. 78.
Thos. Shepherd - -4000Same as same of Northampton.Ibid.
Sept. 29Thos. Williams10000As Chamberlain and Chancellor of Carmarthen, Pembroke, and Cardigan, and Haverfordwest.Money Book XXXVI. p. 126.
per annum.
John Arden -13125Overpayment as Sheriff of Stafford.Ibid, p. 80.
Samuel Stevensen Alleyu.2572Same as same of Warwick -Ibid.
Charles Cole, Sheriff of Northampton.4000Paid for arrest of felonsIbid, p. 19.
James Brooke, Sheriff of Kent.12000Same - -Ibid.
Nathaniel Acton, Sheriff of Suffolk.8000SameIbid.
Sept. 30Customs officers of outports.12,32967Salary bill, Michaelmas quarter.Customs Book XIII. p. 239.
Same, London port -7,8459SameIbid.
Nathaniel Cowdery12100Michaelmas quarter, keeping Register of Public Loans.Order Book XV. p. 32.
Executors of Thos. Ward.33681730, December 25, to day of death 1730–1, January 24, as Consul General of all Russia.Money Book XXXVI. p. 128.
Claudius Rondeau868Same date as Ward's Secretary.Ibid.
Duke of Newcastle and Lord Harrington.462100Michaelmas quarter, as Secretaries of State.Ibid, p. 126.
Thos. Spence, paymaster of 1710 lottery.8,00000Annuities unsubscribed into South Sea stock.Ibid, p. 127.
John Beresford77100Clerks for making up revenue books, 2731, Michaelmas quarter.Ibid, p. 39.
David Polhill -12500Michaelmas quarter, as Keeper of Records in Tower.Order Book XV. p. 43.
Lords of Treasury -2,000001731, Michaelmas salaries -Money Book XXXVI. p. 28.
Henry Fane - -5000Same - -Ibid.
Sir Robert Walpole -40000Same as Chancellor of Exchequer.Ibid, p. 29.
John Couraud, Latin Secretary.5000Same quarter's allowance -Ibid.
Thos. Thurkettle -1634SameIbid, p. 30.
1634SameIbid, p. 30.
John Lawton, gent. -105001731, Michaelmas quarter (with certificate, “Since Midsummer last, Stuart, Smart and Whiston have been sorting Star Chamber Records into reigns”).Ibid, p. 31.
Sept. 30John Lawton -10001731, Michaelmas quarter, as Senior Deputy Chamberlain of Exchequer.Order Book XV. p. 30.
Clerks of the Treasury -187100Same quarter's salaries -Money Book, XXXVI. p. 32.
Wm. Ireland -2500Same -Ibid, p. 33.
George Holmes -2500Same -Ibid, p. 34.
Charles Valence Jones5000Same -Ibid.
David Polhill -37100Same - -Ibid, pp. 34–5.
Sir Philip Ryley and Thos. Spence.5370Same quarter's salaries and allowances.Ibid, p. 35.
Thos. Mann, et al. -127100Same quarter's salariesIbid, p. 38.
Francis Earl of Godolphin.5000Half-year as Deputy Ranger of the House Park at Windsor.Order Book XV. p. 77.
Horace Walpole, Surveyor and Auditor General of His Majesty's revenues in America.12500Same due 1731, Michaelmas, on the annuities of 100l. per annum from the Leeward Islands and 150l. from Barbados.Ibid, p. 78.
Edward Millward, porter at the Exchequer Gate.500Quarter's allowance for better securing His Majesty's treasure.Ibid, p. 29.
Sep. 31Richard Andrews, jun. -371001731, Michaelmas quarter's salary.Money Book XXXVI. p. 25.