Warrants for the Payment of Money
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'Warrants for the Payment of Money: 1739, April-June', Calendar of Treasury Books and Papers, Volume 4: 1739-1741 (1901), pp. 151-169. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=91928 Date accessed: 28 July 2014.


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1739, April–June

April 1William Ellis - -85000Royal BountyIbid, p. 233.
April 2John Selwyn, junior -3,000001739, Lady Day quarter's establishments respectively for the Duke of Cumberland, the Princesses Amelia and Carolina, and the Princesses Mary and Lovisa, by virtue of His Majesty's letters of Privy Seal bearing date the 24th day of March, 1737.Money Book XXXIX. p. 404.
3,65461739, Lady Day quarter's establishments respectively for the Duke of Cumberland, the Princesses Amelia and Carolina, and the Princesses Mary and Lovisa, by virtue of His Majesty's letters of Privy Seal bearing date the 24th day of March, 1737.Money Book XXXIX. p. 404.
1,163601739, Lady Day quarter's establishments respectively for the Duke of Cumberland, the Princesses Amelia and Carolina, and the Princesses Mary and Lovisa, by virtue of His Majesty's letters of Privy Seal bearing date the 24th day of March, 1737.Money Book XXXIX. p. 404.
Thomas Lowther -1,20000His Majesty's service - -Ibid, p. 47.
April 3Adam Oattley, Sheriff of Shropshire.63176Overpayment in account as such.Ibid, p. 282.
Charles Maltby and Nath. Roe, same of Norwich.1156Same - -Ibid.
Thomas Bradgate, same of Rutland.60177Same - -Ibid.
House Duties Establishment.6771001739, Lady Day quarter's salary bill.Ibid. p. 351.
April 3James Chaffey Cowper, Sheriff of Somerset.4000Reward paid for arrest of Thomas Commons, felon.Money Book XXXIX. p. 368.
Isaac Fogg, Undersheriff of Somerset.8000Same for same of James Green and Joseph Lightbourne.Ibid.
House Duties Establishment.106101739, Lady Day quarter's incidents.Ibid, p. 405.
John Phillips, Receiver General of Cardigan, Carmarthen, Glamorgan and Pembroke.237133Extra allowance for charges in getting in and remitting to London his moneys, 1736 and 1737, in view of the smallness of his receipt.
Prefixing: — Taxes Commissioners' report on Phillips' petition.
Ibid
James Bull, same of Brecon, Radnor and Montgomery.8380Same - - - -
Prefixing:—As above.
Ibid, pp. 405–6.
John Fletcher, same of Cumberland and Westmorland.11190Same - - - - -
Prefixing:—As above.
Ibid, 406
Thomas Clyfford, same of Monmouth.13370Same - - - - -
Prefixing:—As above.
Ibid.
Bank of England -10,00000Out of the Sinking Fund for interest on 500,000l. loans on salt, 1735.
Appending:— Certificate by the Auditor of the Receipt of the interest due.
Ibid, p. 403–4.
Samuel Shute, formerly Captain General and Governor in Chief of the Province of Massachusetts Bay and New Hampshire.40000Royal bounty for his services in the administration of said Government: same to be paid out of the 4½% duty in Barbados and the Leeward Islands, the value of which is at the royal disposal.King's Warrant Book XXXIII. p. 235.
Salt Establishment, Scotland.959951737, Lady Day quarter's salary bill, detailed.North Britain Book XII. pp. 355–7.
Customs Establishment, ibid.5,79650Same - - - - -Ibid, pp. 358–71.
William Hanmer, Governor of the Island of Nevis.15000Half-year's allowance to 1739, Lady Day.Order Book XVII. p. 100.
April 4Wine Licence Office -2171381739, Lady Day quarter's incidents bill.Money Book XXXIX. p. 362.
Same - - -577100Same quarter's salary billIbid, p. 363.
April 5Brigadier Joshua Guest, Barrackmaster General in North Britain.9359Necessaries for the garrisons in North Britain 1737, Dec. 25 to 1738, Dec. 25.
Appending: — Statement of the account and report thereon by the Comptrollers of Army Accounts.
North Britain Book XII. p. 371–3.
James Dottin, President of the Council of Barbados.50000Being the moiety salary of the Captain General and the Governor in Chief there, 1738; June 26 to Dec. 26, for his carrying on said government in the interim after the death of Viscount Howe.King's Warrant Book XXXIII. p. 244; Money Book XXXIX. p. 404.
out of the 4½ per cent. duty there.
April 9Richard Fitzwilliams, Captain General, &c. of the Bahamas.30000Three quarters' salary to 1739, Lady day.Order Book XVII. p. 101.
William Mathew, Captain General and Governor in Chief of the Leeward Isles.2,10000One year and three quarters' salary to same date.Ibid.
April 10Peter Leheup, Esq. -2,00000To reimburse the like sum expended for His Majesty's special service and for fees thereon.Kings Warrant Book XXXIII. p. 245.
110130To reimburse the like sum expended for His Majesty's special service and for fees thereon.Kings Warrant Book XXXIII. p. 245.
Civil List, Scotland -9,2191510½1739, Lady Day quarterNorth Britain Book XII. pp. 373–6.
Post Office Establishment (General and Penny).2,151158Same quarter's salary bill prefixed in detail.Money Book XXXIX. p. 353.
52914Same quarter's salary bill prefixed in detail.Money Book XXXIX. p. 353.
Earl Waldegrave, Ambassador, &c. to France.900002 bills of extras, detailed -Ibid, p. 407.
530002 bills of extras, detailed -Ibid, p. 407.
Post Office Establishment.1,825561738, Lady Day quarter's incidents, detailed.Ibid, pp. 411–2.
George Prissick and Ambrose Newton.6482Out of the rents of the Mulgrave Estate, Yorks, for services. &c.. detailed.
Appending:—Reports by the Surveyor General of Crown Lands on Prissick's and Newton's petitions.
Ibid, pp, 414–9.
April 12Thomas Lowther -1,50000His Majesty's service -Ibid, p. 47.
John Selwyn, senior -359149To discharge (together with the sum of 13.664l. 18s.d. already issued) sundry debts and accounts which remained undischarged by her late Majesty at the time of her decease.King's Warrant Book XXXIII. p. 247.
April 12Walter Titley500Ordinary establishment and allowance as Envoy Extraordinary to Denmark, to date from March 23 last.together with such extras for intelligence, expresses, &c., as shall be allowed by the principal Secretaries of State. His allowance of 3l. a day which he now enjoys as Resident at that Court to cease herewith.King's Warrant Book XXXIII. pp. 247–8.
a day.
Arthur Villettes, Secretary with the King of Sardinia.45581 bill of extras, detailed -Money Book XXXIX. p. 409.
April 13Excise Establishment, Scotland.1,910141739, Lady Day quarter's salary bill, detailed.North Britain Book XII. pp. 377–8.
Same - -16719Same quarter's incidents bill, detailed.Ibid, pp. 379–80.
April 27Gilbert Fleming, Lieut. Governor of St. Christopher.200001 year's allowance to 1739, April 26.Order Book XVII. p. 102.
April 30James Earl of Hyndford.1,00000Charge and expenses as Royal Commissioner to the General Assembly of the Church in Scotland to be held this summer.North Britain Book XII. p. 381.
The nominee or nominees of the General Assembly of the Church in Scotland.1,00000Royal bounty for the 14th year for itinerant preachers and catechists in the Highlands.Ibid, pp. 381–2.
May 1Hawkers and Pedlars Establishment.47000Lady Day quarter's salary bill.Money Book XXXIX. p. 141.
John Smith and Samuel Smith, deputy Chamberlains for joining tallies.15118Allowance of 2s. per 1,000l. for joining tallies on 1,510,866l. 16s. 16d. paid into the Exchequer by the Receiver General of Customs for the year ended 1737, Xmas.
Appending:—Report by James Thomas, deputy to William Aislabie, one of the Auditors of Imprests.
Ibid. p. 413.
Mathew Woodford82800Victualling the garrisons of Placentia and Annapolis Royal,1738, Oct. 1 to Dec. 31.
Appending:— Report by the Comptrollers of Army Accounts.
King's Warrant Book XXXIII. pp. 261–2.
John Scrope12,00000Secret service -Ibid, p. 263.
May 1Thomas Revell2,37280Balance of his contract for building new store-houses at Gibraltar, and his bill for additional works there.
Appending:— Certificates by Joseph Sabine, Governor of Gibraltar, and William Skinner, Chief Engineer there, as to the work done: and estimate of the additional works.
King's Warrant Book XXXIII. pp. 264–7.
1,348190Balance of his contract for building new store-houses at Gibraltar, and his bill for additional works there.
Appending:— Certificates by Joseph Sabine, Governor of Gibraltar, and William Skinner, Chief Engineer there, as to the work done: and estimate of the additional works.
King's Warrant Book XXXIII. pp. 264–7.
Sir Theodore Janssen -26000Royal bounty for John Walton, and fees thereon.
Appending: — Walton's receipts and order for payment from Mess. Langlois et fils, Leghorn (in French).
Ibid. pp. 273–4.
33140Royal bounty for John Walton, and fees thereon.
Appending: — Walton's receipts and order for payment from Mess. Langlois et fils, Leghorn (in French).
Ibid. pp. 273–4.
May 1 and
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Lieut. Col. Robert Carpenter, Lieutenant Governor of the Isle of Montserrat (royal warrant for the Privy Seal, and the Privy Seal respectively).20000Yearly allowance in lieu of all presents from the Assemblies there: to date from 1738, May 7, when he was constituted Lieut. Gov. in place of William Forbes, deceased.Ibid, pp. 260–1; 293.
per an. of out the 4½ % duty.
May 3Edward Holden, Agent and Consul General at Algiers.60000Salary as such, to date from 1738, November 16, together with such extras for intelligenoe, &c., as shall be allowed and passed by the principal Secretaries of State.Ibid, pp. 313–4.
per an.
May 4Simon Smith, gent. -20000Services in attending the Commissioners for Trade about the wool affair (“with schemes for preventing the running of wool, some parts whereof were approved by them”).Ibid, p. 274.
May 8Nicholas Paxton -1,50000His Majesty's law causes -Money Book XXXIX. p. 45.
May 10Edmund Thomas Williamson. Sheriff of Southampton county.8000Rewards paid for arrests of John Edwards and Humphrey Over, felons.Ibid, p. 368.
Robert Lacy, same of Kent.20000Same for same of Henry Hubbart, William Harris, Francis Walker, Anthony Bowers, John Wyborn, felons.Ibid.
John Chatfield, Under Sheriff of Surrey.28000Same for same of John Cook, Alexander Mills, John Salmon, Lawrence Alcock, Newberry Ledger, Samuel Brooks, John Blundall, and John Durham, felons.Ibid, p. 369.
4000Same for same of John Cook, Alexander Mills, John Salmon, Lawrence Alcock, Newberry Ledger, Samuel Brooks, John Blundall, and John Durham, felons.Ibid, p. 369.
May 10William Michell.Undersheriff of Sussex.4000Reward paid for the arrest of Robert Hollands, felon.Money Book XXXIX. p. 369.
Joseph Isles and Henry Dampier, Sheriffs of Bristol.4000Same for same of John Hobbs, felon.Ibid.
William Giles, same of Gloucester.8000Same for same of Oliver Dowars and Joan Chelcote, felons.Ibid.
William Wyndham, same of Wilts.12000Same for same of James Green, Edward Cryer, and John Andrews, felons.Ibid.
Sir James Dashwood, same of Oxford.8000Same for same of William Leadbeater and John Martin alias Manning, felons.Ibid, p. 370.
William Trumbull, same of Berks.4000Same for same of Benjamin Taylor, felon.Ibid.
Joseph Clay, same of Nottingham.221011Overpayment in account as such.Ibid, p. 282.
May 14Arthur Collins - -10000Royal bounty - - -King's Warrant Book XXXIII. p. 195.
May 15Officers and Clerks of the Tally Court.21140Half-year to 1739, Easter, fees on levying 2112 tallies of loan on several aids granted by late Acts of Parliament.
Prefixing:—Certificate by the Auditor of the Receipt.
Money Book XXXIX. p. 420.
May 16Thomas Pelham, Secretary to the Extraordinary Embassy in France.354006 months' ordinary to 1739, March 25, and 2 bills of extras, detailed.Ibid, p. 420.
130006 months' ordinary to 1739, March 25, and 2 bills of extras, detailed.Ibid, p. 420.
100006 months' ordinary to 1739, March 25, and 2 bills of extras, detailed.Ibid, p. 420.
George Middleton -1,98146To reimburse expenses for His Majesty's special service and fees thereon.King's Warrant Book XXXIII. p. 277.
109146To reimburse expenses for His Majesty's special service and fees thereon.King's Warrant Book XXXIII. p. 277.
John Selwyn, junior -4,95210Imprest to pay salaries and pensions to servants, &c.. of the late Queen, as by a list under the King's sign manual of date 1737–8, March 22.
Appending: — Selwyn's account.
Ibid.
May 17Executors of Charles Bridgman, Keeper of the Royal Gardens, lately deceased.742180Works done in the royal gardens at Richmond, by order of the late Queen, 1735–7, same (as reduced by the Board of Works from 781l. 13s. 2d.) being to be deemed as part of her late Majesty's debts.
Appending:—A detailed bill of said works.
Ibid, pp. 278–80.
May 17John Smith - -2,14122To reimburse the like sum expended for His Majesty's special service.King's Warrant Book XXXIII. p. 280.
Lady Isabella Finch -30000Pension during pleasure by the hands of William Steuart from the feast of the Annunciation, 1739.Ibid, 292.
per an.
May 18Kings, Heralds and Pursuivants at Arms.3500Largess money on the creation or enlarging the dignities of seven noblemen.Order Book XVII. p. 107.
May 24Charles Duke of St. Albans.343261738, Xmas quarter, as Master of the Hawks.Money Book XXXIX. p. 77.
Same - - -25000Same quarter's pension - -Ibid.
Duke of Kent - -50000Same - - - -Ibid.
May 5Duke of Grafton -75000Same - - - - -Ibid, p. 358.
Charles Viscount Townshend.224173Annuity as late Master of the Jewels. 1738, Sept. 29, to 1738–9, January 20, the day he resigned said office.Ibid, p. 421.
Francis Earl of Godolphin.435001738, Xmas quarter's fee and allowances as Keeper of the Privy Seal.Ibid, p. 47; Order Book XVII. p. 28.
2931501738, Xmas quarter's fee and allowances as Keeper of the Privy Seal.Ibid, p. 47; Order Book XVII. p. 28.
(? 641150)
Charles Lord Cornwallis.416134Same quarter as Chief Justice in Eyre, Trent South.Money Book XXXIX. p. 76.
Christopher Loft -5000Half-year due 1739, Lady Day, on the salary of his office, he being appointed Deputy Ranger of the House Park at Windsor by the Duchess of Marlborough, by virtue of her office as Ranger of said Park, which is holden of the Crown in trust for her.Order Book XVII. p. 125.
May 28John Scrope - -8,90000Secret service - -King's Warrant Book XXXIII. p. 298.
May 30Lieut. Col. Robert Carpenter, Lieut. Governor of Montserrat.20000Dormant warrant for his allowance or yearly salary for his better support and maintenance in said office and in lieu of all presents from the Assemblies there: same to be paid out of the 4½ % duty, and to date from 1738, May 7.Money Book XXXIX. p. 421.
per an.
May 31Same - - - -176601738, May 7 to 1739, Lady Day, on his allowance.Ibid. Order Book XVII. p. 110.
May 31Earl of Cholmondeley -300001738, Xmas quarter, as Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster.Money Book XXXIX. p. 169.
Reverend John Mackay2000Royal bounty for passage money as minister to the Leeward Islands.Ibid, p. 17.
Earl of Wilmington -1,000001738, Xmas quarter as President of the Privy Council.Ibid, p. 98.
Clerks of the Privy Council.25000Same quarter's salaries - -Ibid, p. 44.
Same - -10000Same, attending the despatch of Trade and Plantation matters before said Council.Ibid.
John Duke of Montagu30000Same quarter's pension -Ibid, p. 50.
Earl of Essex, Ranger of St. James's Park.220113Same quarter for wages for himself, and underkeepers &c. of said Park, for food for the fish and fowl, and for hay for the deer: also wages for himself as Keeper of the Mall.Ibid, p. 84.
Same, as Keeper of Hyde Park.10000Same for wages &c. to the under-keeper and a gatekeeper of said park; for hay and beans for the deer, and on the allowance for the loss of herbage of that part of the park laid into Kensington Gardens.Ibid. p. 85.
Duke of Dorset -38500Same quarter's pension - -Ibid, p. 134.
Same - - -27500Same as Governor of Dover Castle and Warden of the Cinque Ports.Ibid.
William Caulfield, Inspector of the roads in North Britain.50000The seventh year's allowance for surveying, repairing, and amending the new roads and bridges lately made by Lieut. General Wade.
Appending:— Said Wade's certificate as to Caulfield's work.
North Britain Book XII. pp. 385–6.
John Sparrow800Dormant warrant for salary as Searcher of Customs, Ipswich port.Customs Book XIV. p. 355.
per an.
William Gill and Francis Herbert.2000Same, as Comptroller of Customs, Chester port.Ibid.
per an.
John Earl of Crawford50000Royal bounty, the better to enable him to continue in foreign service, for his improvement in military art and knowledge, and for his support in the finishing his travels.King's Warrant Book XXXIII. p. 296.
May 31John Selwyn, senior, Treasurer to the late Queen.1,170101Salaries, allowances and bills relating to Richmond Lodge, due 1738, Xmas.
Appending:—Detailed account of same.
King's Warrant Book XXXIII. pp. 296–8.
Edward Allen, Consul at Naples.65000Two bills of extras for said service, detailed.Ibid, p. 272; Order Book XVII. p. 110.
Emanuel Stabler and Isaac Robinson, Sheriffs of York city.4000Reward paid for the arrest of Lawrence Roberts, felon.Money Book XXXIX. p. 370.
Horatio Walpole, Ambassador, &c. to the States General.1,30000A quarter's ordinary to 1738–9, January 4, and 1 bill of extras, detailed, for the quarterending 1738–9, Jan. 12.Ibid, p. 422.
40000A quarter's ordinary to 1738–9, January 4, and 1 bill of extras, detailed, for the quarterending 1738–9, Jan. 12.Ibid, p. 422.
Philip Sharpe, for the under Clerks of the Privy Council.10000Extraordinary services in writing letters and orders, &c., relating to the impressing seamen, to the Lords Lieutenants, &c., and in writing letters to the various officers, Deputy Lieutenants, &c., &c., for 1 year ended 1738, Dec. 25.Ibid, pp. 422–3; Order Book XVII. p. 109.
20000Extraordinary services in writing letters and orders, &c., relating to the impressing seamen, to the Lords Lieutenants, &c., and in writing letters to the various officers, Deputy Lieutenants, &c., &c., for 1 year ended 1738, Dec. 25.Ibid, pp. 422–3; Order Book XVII. p. 109.
June 1Thomas Minors, Royal Goldsmith.981170Gilt and white plate delivered into the Jewel Office for the half-year ended Xmas last.King's Warrant Book XXXIII. p. 300.
June 3Clerks et al., detailed, of the House of Commons.77000Services, &c., in the Sessions of Parliament, 1738–9, Feb. 1 to 1739, June 14.Money Book XXXIX. p. 79.
June 4Thomas Lowther -1,50000His Majesty's service - -Ibid, p. 47.
June 5Reverend Henry Shepheard.2000Royal bounty for passage money as a minister to the Leeward Islands.Ibid, p. 380.
Duke of Newcastle and Lord Harrington.3,00000Secret service of the Secretaries of State.King's Warrant Book XXXIII. p. 301.
each.
Thomas Martyn - -10000Easter term as second Justice of Carnarvon, Merioneth and Anglesea.Order Book XVII. p. 71.
Rogers Holland, John Trevor, Richard Carter, Henry Proctor.10000Same as Welsh Justice ut supra, p. 135.Ibid, p. 72.
each.
George Clive -2500Same as Fifth Baron of the Exchequer.Ibid.
June 5Archibald Douglas of Cavers.40000Pension payable out of the land revenues of the Lordship of Dunbar to Thomas Douglas, but to determine as to him from 1739, Lady Day, and be payable to said Archibald Douglas.North Britain Book XII. pp. 418–9.
per an.
Bank of England - -100,000001 year to 1740, June 1, as by the Bank's letters patent of incorporation of 1694, July 27.Order Book XVII. p. 114.
June 6William Marquis of Lothian.444168Salary as Register in Scotland (“Clerk of our Registers and Rolls of our Session, and of all Commissions and Conventions of State, Scotland.”)North Britain Book XII. pp. 388–9.
andSalary as Register in Scotland (“Clerk of our Registers and Rolls of our Session, and of all Commissions and Conventions of State, Scotland.”)North Britain Book XII. pp. 388–9.
75534Salary as Register in Scotland (“Clerk of our Registers and Rolls of our Session, and of all Commissions and Conventions of State, Scotland.”)North Britain Book XII. pp. 388–9.
per an.
John Shepherd -2,45000To satisfy the like sum in bills of exchange drawn from abroad for His Majesty's special service and fees thereon.King's Warrant Book XXXIII. p. 303.
133160To satisfy the like sum in bills of exchange drawn from abroad for His Majesty's special service and fees thereon.King's Warrant Book XXXIII. p. 303.
John [sic for James] Earl of Findlater.80000Sign manual for privy seal for pension from date hereof.Ibid. 304–5.
per an.
June 7William Gooch, Lieut. Gov. of Virginia.1,00000Reward, and for extraordinary expenses as such: to be paid out of the revenue of 2s. for hogshead.Ibid, p. 207.
Richard Lloyd, one of His Majesty's Counsel learned in the law.4000Dormant warrant for wages as such.Money Book XXXIX. p. 425.
per an.
June 13John Wagstaff, Sheriff of the city of Worcester.8000Reward paid for arrest of Godfrey Wheeler, John Morgan and John Vaughan, felons.Ibid, p. 370.
Thomas Burrell, same of Lincoln.4000Same for same of Joseph Binge, a felon.Ibid.
John Bosworth, Chamberlain of the City of London.1,00000Without account as royal charity and benevolence, to be distributed to the poor of the parishes of the city and liberties of London at the discretion of Edmund, Lord Bishop of London, and Micajah Perry, Lord Mayor of same.King's Warrant Book XXXIII. p. 301.
Captain George Munro20000Half-year's annuity due 1739, Lady Day.Money Book XXXIX. p. 82.
Henry Earl of Pembroke.500001738, Xmas quarter, as Groom of the Stole, and in that respect as first Gentleman of the Bedchamber.Ibid, 426; Order Book XVII. p. 112.
June 13Duke of Marlborough and 6 others, detailed.250001738, Xmas quarter as Gentlemen of the Bedchamber.Money Book, XXXIX. p. 426.
each.
James Earl Waldegrave and 4 others, detailed.25000Same, as same -Ibid, p. 427.
each.
Charles Churchill and 6 others, detailed.12500Same quarter, as Grooms of the Bedchamber.Ibid.
each.
John Lord Hervey -15000Same quarter as Vice Chamberlain of the Household.Ibid, p. 428.
Thomas Bishop of Sarum, Chancellor of the Garter.28526Half-year due 1739, Lady Day, on his annuity or pension as such.Ibid, p. 188.
June 19Post Office Establishment.1,3641710Incidents bills for said office for four quarters respectively, viz.:— 1738, Midsummer, Michaelmas, and Xmas, and 1739, Lady Day.Ibid. pp. 442–3, 444–5.
1,072138Incidents bills for said office for four quarters respectively, viz.:— 1738, Midsummer, Michaelmas, and Xmas, and 1739, Lady Day.Ibid. pp. 442–3, 444–5.
1,42266Incidents bills for said office for four quarters respectively, viz.:— 1738, Midsummer, Michaelmas, and Xmas, and 1739, Lady Day.Ibid. pp. 442–3, 444–5.
1,526118Incidents bills for said office for four quarters respectively, viz.:— 1738, Midsummer, Michaelmas, and Xmas, and 1739, Lady Day.Ibid. pp. 442–3, 444–5.
June 20Richard Samborne -35000Special services performed to His Majesty.King's Warrant Book XXXIII. p. 292.
Henry Pelham, Paymaster General of the Forces.521,49411Imprest for the service of the Forces to complete 1,021,494l. 11s. 5½d.. granted by Parliament for 1739.Ibid, pp. 307–8.
Earl Waldegrave, Ambassador, &c. to France.1,30000Quarter's ordinary to 1738, Dec. 12.Money Book XXXIX. p. 428.
Lord Tyrawley, Envoy, &c. to Portugal.435001738, Xmas quarter's ordinary as such.Ibid.
Thomas Villiers, Envoy &c. to Poland.43500Same ordinary and 1 bill of extras, detailed.Ibid, pp. 428–9.
10000Same ordinary and 1 bill of extras, detailed.Ibid, pp. 428–9.
Arthur Stert, one of the Commissaries to treat with those of Spain.43500Same ordinary - -Ibid, p. 429.
Charles Fane, Resident at Florence.26100Same - - -Ibid.
Benjamin Keene, Envoy, &c. to Spain.69600Same ordinary as such, and 1 bill of extras, detailed.Ibid, pp. 429–30.
240150Same ordinary as such, and 1 bill of extras, detailed.Ibid, pp. 429–30.
Edward Finch, same to Sweden.69600Same ordinary and one bill of extras, detailed.Ibid, p. 430.
10000Same ordinary and one bill of extras, detailed.Ibid, p. 430.
Thomas Robinson. Minister Plenipotentiary at Vienna.43500Same ordinary and 1 bill of extras, detailed.Ibid, pp. 430–1.
42600Same ordinary and 1 bill of extras, detailed.Ibid, pp. 430–1.
Executors of James Dayrolle. late Resident with the States General.26100Same ordinary and 1 bill of extras, detailedIbid, 431–2.
15000Same ordinary and 1 bill of extras, detailedIbid, 431–2.
Walter Titley, Resident in Denmark.26100Same ordinary and 1 bill of extras, detailed.Ibid.
10000Same ordinary and 1 bill of extras, detailed.Ibid.
Sir Cyril Wich, Envoy, &c. to the Hanse Towns.26100Same ordinary, and 1 bill of extras, detailed (including expenses of maintaining a tall Irishman decoyed out of England by the Prussians. and who had escaped).Ibid.
8500Same ordinary, and 1 bill of extras, detailed (including expenses of maintaining a tall Irishman decoyed out of England by the Prussians. and who had escaped).Ibid.
June 20Claudius Rondeau, Resident with the Czarina of Muscovy.261001738, Xmas quarter's ordinary and 1 bill of extras, detailed.Money Book XXXIX. pp. 432–3.
100001738, Xmas quarter's ordinary and 1 bill of extras, detailed.Money Book XXXIX. pp. 432–3.
Arthur Villettes, Secretary at Turin.17400Same ordinary -Ibid, p, 433.
Robert Trevor, Secretary to the Extraordinary Embassy to the States General.17400Same -Ibid.
Melchior Guy Dickens, Secretary at Berlin.17400Same ordinary and 1 bill of extras, detailed.Ibid, pp. 433–4.
10000Same ordinary and 1 bill of extras, detailed.Ibid, pp. 433–4.
James Cope, Secretary to the Commissaries at Antwerp.17400Same ordinaryIbid, p. 433.
Charles Black, late Consul General at Algiers.232152Ordinary as such, 1738, June 24 to Nov. 16, when his salary determined.Ibid, p. 434.
Edward Holden, Consul General at Algiers by Privy Seal of date 1739, May 3.6749Same as such, 1738, Nov. 16 to Dec. 25.Ibid.
William Reade, Consul General at Tripoli.95001738, Xmas quarter's ordinary.Ibid.
Abraham Castres, Consul at Madrid.12500Same - - -Ibid.
William Cayley, same at Cadiz.5000Same - - -Ibid.
John Dean, same in Flanders.5000Same - -Ibid.
William Latton, same at Tetuan.62100Same - - - - -Ibid, p. 435.
Martin Bladen, Samuel Tufnell, John Drummond.34800Same ordinary as Commissaries in the Low Countries.Ibid.
each.
Charles Holzendorff -10000Same quarter's allowances for services abroad.Ibid.
Joseph Day -8700Same quarter, residing at Dunkirk.Ibid, p. 436.
Robert Daniel, employed in His Majesty's affairs in the Austrian Netherlands.10000Allowance in lieu of bills for stationery, intelligence, &c. for 1 year to 1738, Xmas.Ibid.
Brinley Skinner - -1301001738, Xmas quarter's allowance until he shall be provided for in His Majesty's service.Ibid, p. 437.
Charles Fane, Resident at the Court of Florence.100002 bills of extras, detailed -Ibid.
100002 bills of extras, detailed -Ibid.
Arthur Onslow, Treasurer of the Navy.1,000,00000Imprest for the Navy and Victualling.King's Warrant Book XXXIII. p. 91; Order Book XVII. p. 133.
Thomas Hill, Secretary to the Commissioners for Trade.2871001738, Xmas quarter's salaries and incidents of said office.Money Book XXXIX. p. 244.
351531738, Xmas quarter's salaries and incidents of said office.Money Book XXXIX. p. 244.
Edward Moore, Sheriff of Worcester.6500Overpayment in account -Order Book XVII. p. 82.
June 21Alexander Sharpe, Treasurer of the town of Edinburgh.100 guineas.For a plate to be run for on the sands of Leith.North Britain Book XII. p. 390.
June 21George Beech, an officer of Excise, et al.5000Reward for apprehending Thomas Gurr, a notorious smuggler.
Prefixing:—Report to the Treasury from the Customs Commissioners on the petition of said Beech et al.
Customs Book XIV. pp. 360–2.
Thomas Revel - -39300Victualling Gibraltar garrison 1738, Dec. 4, to 1738–9, January 28.
Appending:—Report by the Comptrollers of Army Accounts, and lists of the regiments victualled.
King's Warrant Book XXXIII. pp. 310–1.
June 22John Shepherd -283000To meet bills of Exchange drawn from abroad for His Majesty's special service and fees thereon.Ibid, p. 308; Order Book XVII. p. 115.
15360To meet bills of Exchange drawn from abroad for His Majesty's special service and fees thereon.Ibid, p. 308; Order Book XVII. p. 115.
John Scrope -6,62000Secret service -King's Warrant Book XXXIII. p. 309.
Arthur Onslow, Speaker of the House of Commons.50000100 days as such, 1738–9, March 2, to 1739, June 10.Ibid.
Nicholas Paxton -10000Six months to date, perusing all printed pamphlets and newspapers and observing upon them to the Secretaries of State when the King or Government are slandered thereby.Money Bank XXXIX. p. 46.
June 23Same - -25000Half-year to June 22, as Solicitor for the affairs of the Treasury.Ibid, p. 35.
June 25John Lawton -12000Midsummer quarter's extra allowance for the increased records in the Chapter House.Ibid, p. 125.
John Smith, Sheriff of Somerset.4000Reward paid for arrest of Philip Turner, a felon.Ibid, p. 370.
Jasper Clayton. Lieut. Gov. of the Forces to proceed to North Britain.4.l. per diem and 10s. per diem.Allowance as Commander in Scotland, and for an Aide de Camp.King's Warrant XXXIII. p. 357.
Thomas Mann et al., detailed.145001739, Midsummer quarter, salaries and incidents as attendants at the Treasury Office.Money Book XXXIX. p. 204.
Thomas Walker, Surveyor General of Crown Lands.10000Half-year to Midsummer -Order Book XVII. p. 80.
Clerks of the Treasury, detailed.300001739, Midsummer quarter's salaries.Money Book XXXIX. p. 342.
Carleton Hayward -5000Same quarter's allowance as a Solicitor for Treasury affairs.Ibid.
Nathaniel Cowdery -2500Same quarter for extraordinary service in the office of the Auditor of the Receipt.Ibid, p. 307.
June 25Sir Thomas Allin and Wentworth Odiarne.50101739, Midsummer quarter as two of his Majesty's Sergeants-at-Arms.Money Book XXXIX. p. 250.
John Beresford et al., clerks.77100Same quarter, making up the books of public revenue.Ibid, p. 24.
Lords of the Treasury -2,00000Same quarter's salaries - -Ibid, p. 29.
Sir Robert Walpole -40000Same as Chancellor of the Exchequer.Ibid.
Henry Fane -5000Same, sorting, &c. books and papers in the Treasury Office.Ibid, p. 30.
John Couraud -5000Same, as Latin Secretary -Ibid. p. 33.
John Jones, Messenger of His Majesty's Chamber.1534Same quarter's salary attending the Treasury on His Majesty's business.Ibid.
Same, as Treasury Messenger to attend the officers of the Customs.1534Same on his allowance of 3s. 4d. per day.Ibid, p. 34.
Richard Andrews -37100Same, as Solicitor for his Majesty's affairs in the Exchequer Court.Ibid, p. 35.
David Polhill -37100Same, as Supervisor of the digesting, &c. the Records in the Tower.Ibid, p. 36.
George Holmes - -2500Same as Chief Clerk for sameIbid.
Duke of Newcastle and Lord Harrington.462100Same quarter as Principal Secretaries of State.Ibid, p. 170.
each.
June 26Henry Ballowe and Abraham Farley, DeputyChamberlains of the Exchequer.4000Allowance, half-year to Midsummer for sorting and ordering records.Order Book XVII. p. 89.
David Polhill, Keeper of the Records in the Tower.12500Midsummer quarter's allowanceIbid, p. 52.
John Dawson -12100Same quarter, keeping register of public loans in office of Auditor of the Receipt.Ibid, p. 48.
Dr. Henry Brooke -10001738, Xmas quarter, as Professor and Reader of Laws, Oxford.Money Book XXXIX. p. 229.
Duke of St. Albans, Constable of Windsor Castle and Warden of the Forest there.2000To be paid to the Ranger of Old Windsor Walk for hay for the deer.Ibid, p. 229.
Charles Bettridge, porter at the Exchequer Gate.500Midsummer quarter, securing His Majesty's treasure.Order Book XVII. p. 49.
Henry Ballow, senior Deputy Chamberlain of the Exchequer.1000Same, locking up said treasure -Ibid.
Richard Bentley -5000Half-year to 1738, Xmas, on the allowance for house rent, &c., since the burning of Ashburnham House.Money Book XXXIX. p. 161.
William Benson - -3368Same period as one of the Auditors of Imprests and Foreign Accounts.Ibid, p. 162.
Officers of the Ordnance, detailed.2141710Same on salaries detailed -Ibid, p. 163.
William Holmes, D.D.20000Same to 1738, Dec. 2, as Regius Professor of Modern History, Oxford.Ibid, p. 164.
June 26Lord Torpichen - -200001738, Xmas quarter's allowance.Money Book XXXIX. p. 166.
Sergeants at Arms, detailed.20040Same quarter's salaries and allowance.Ibid, p. 175.
Duke of St. Albans, Constable of Windsor Castle and Warden of Windsor Forest.2681411¾Half-year to same date for officers of said Forest.Ibid, p. 167.
Gertrude Countess Dowager of Albemarle.50000Same on her pension - -Ibid, p. 168.
Officers of the Board of Works, detailed.133162Half-year's salaries to 1738, Xmas.Ibid. p. 312.
William Chetwynde -100001738, Xmas quarter, as Examiner of Interludes, Tragedies, &c.Ibid, p. 307.
Thomas Odel -5000Same as Deputy Examiner of same.Ibid.
Underkeepers of Cranborne Chase.1000Half-year's allowance for hay for the deer to 1738, Xmas.Ibid, p. 263.
Hackney Coaches and Chairs Establishment.2801001739, Mid-summer quarter's quarter's salary and incidents bills.Ibid, pp. 259, 292.
94481739, Mid-summer quarter's quarter's salary and incidents bills.Ibid, pp. 259, 292.
Earl of Galloway -200001738, Xmas quarters allowance.Ibid, p. 284.
Commissioners for Trade, detailed.2,00000Same quarter's salaries - -Ibid, p. 245.
Dudley Ryder, Attorney General.8168Patent salary for 1 year to 1738–9, January 28.Ibid, p. 242.
John Strange, Solicitor General.7000Same - - - -Ibid.
Dudley Ryder, as above10500Allowance for attendance on the Commissioners for Trade and Plantations, same time. and for his clerk.Ibid.
10100Allowance for attendance on the Commissioners for Trade and Plantations, same time. and for his clerk.Ibid.
John Strange, as above10500Same, for same -Ibid.
10100Same, for same -Ibid.
William Earl of Essex50001738, Xmas quarter's pension for Lady Charlotte Hyde.Ibid, p. 237.
Corporation of Lyme Regis.2500Same quarter's annuity for the “Cobb” pier.Ibid. p. 1.
Heirs of Col. Fairfax -2500Same quarter's perpetuity -Ibid.
Same of Nicholas Yates.2500Same, same - - - -Ibid.
Dr. William Woodford1000Same quarter's fee as Professor and Reader of Physic, Oxford.Ibid, p. 2.
Dr. Christopher Green1000Same, as same of same, Cambridge.Ibid.
Dr. Francis Dickens -1000Same, as same of Laws, ibid -Ibid.
Daniel Graham -28150Same as Apothecary in ordinary to His Majesty's person.Ibid, p. 3.
Corporation of Berwick2500Same quarter's allowance for Tweed Bridge.Ibid.
Jane Kien - -7500Same quarter's salary as Housekeeper and Wardrobe-keeper of Kensington Palace.Ibid.
Corporation of Dartmouth.1000Same quarter's perpetuity -Ibid, p. 4.
Provost and Fellows of Eton College.1000Same, same - - -Ibid.
June 26Duke of Ancaster and Kesteven.10001738, Xmas quarter's fee or salary as Chief Justice in Eyre, Trent North.Money Book XXXIX. p. 4.
Treasurer of Christ's Hospital.18550Half-year to same date on the annuity to the Mayor, &c., of London, for the better support of the children of the foundation.Ibid, p. 5.
Samuel Gray, Messenger appointed to look after the Printing Press.3000Same on his salary of 50l. and on his allowance of 10l. per an. in lieu of all allowances by bills.Ibid.
David Casley, Deputy Keeper of the Cotton Library.4100Same, on his salary of 40l. and allowance of 42l. for firing, &c.Ibid, p. 6.
Dean and Chapter of Westminster.3000Same, on the annuity for the French ministers in the Savoy.Ibid.
John Turner, gent., Keeper of His Majesty's Privy Lodgings and Standing Wardrobe at Hampton Court.940Same, on his fee or salary of 12d. per day as such.Ibid.
Henry Holt Henley, Clerk of the Pipe.53121Same on his patent fee of 47l. 4s. 2d. and his allowance of 60l. per an. for drawing down and charging the convictions, rents, and seizures of Popish Recusants.Ibid, p. 7.
Lord Masham, King's Remembrancer in the Exchequer.27188Same. on his fee or salary of 55l. 17s. 4d. as such.Ibid.
Henry Masterman, King's Clerk in the Crown Office.2500Same on his allowance for managing criminal prosecutions and other matters for the service of the Crown.Ibid.
Edward Younge, William Cleland, Thomas Medlycott, John Bromfield, Henry Kelsall, Joseph Richardson, Commissioners for Taxes.150001738, Xmas quarter's salaries.Ibid, p. 438.
John Couraud, Keeper and Register of his Majesty's Papers, &c. reduced to the form of a Library at Whitehall Palace.1231Salary of said office, 1737–8, March 18, to 1738, Dec. 25.Ibid, p. 443.
Executors of Edward Tucker, Surveyor, &c. of Quarries, &c. Portland Isle.26514Salary, 1738, Sept. 9 to 1739 April 5, day of death.
Appending:—Certificate as to decease.
Ibid, pp. 443–4.
John Allen, one of the Apothecaries of the Royal Household.1368Salary for half-year to 1738, Xmas.Ibid, p. 446.
Marmaduke Lilly, late same.7133Same to 1738, Oct. 12, day of death.
Appending: — Certificate of death.
Ibid.
June 26Benjamin Charlewood, an Apothecary of the Household.5135Salary, 1738, Oct. 12 to Dec. 25.Money Book XXXIX. p. 446.
Salusbury Cade, Receiver and Paymaster General of the Band of Gentlemen Pensioners.1,500001738, Xmas quarter for said Band of Pensioners.Ibid, p. 85.
Duke of Montagu, Grand Master of the Bath.12500Same quarter for the officers of the Bath.Ibid, p. 86.
Sebastian Turst and 6 others, detailed, Sergeants-at-Arms19180Same quarter on their fees of 3s. per day each, and allowance of 2s. 6d. per day each for board wages.Ibid, p. 87.
John Rollos12100Same quarter as Chief Engraver of Royal Seals, &c.Ibid, p. 88.
Duke of St. Albans -43100Same, as Governor and Captain of Windsor Castle.Ibid.
Augustus Earl of Berkeley, Constable of Dean Forest.52100Same quarter for officers of said forest.Ibid, p. 89.
Charles Hope -10000Same quarter's annuity - -Ibid, p. 92.
George Middleton, of London, goldsmith.15000Same quarter's incidents for the Commissioners of Police.Ibid.
Earl of Crawford and 9 others, ut supra, p. 143.62500Same quarter's allowances, detailed.Ibid, p. 93.
David Lord Balgony -10000Same - - -Ibid.
Earl of Kintore - -5000Same quarter's annuity - -Ibid, p. 94.
Earl of Ilay and George Campbell, goldsmith.5000Same quarter for Lord William Forbes's children.Ibid.
Martha Johnston, widow.12100Same quarter's pension -Ibid.
George Lord Mordington.5000Same quarter's allowances -Ibid, p. 95.
George Turbill -5000Same quarter as Keeper of Records relating to the Forfeited Estates, England.Ibid.
Charles Fitzroy - -32180Same, as Keeper of his Majesty's Tennis Courts.Ibid, p. 96.
Samuel Long -5000Same, as Keeper of Newmarket Palace.Ibid.
Ministers of the Isle of Man.2500Same quarter's annuity - -Ibid.
Richard Bentley - -5000Same quarter as Keeper of his Majesty's Libraries.Ibid, p. 97.
Sir Clement Cotterell -2500Same quarter's annuity allowance and salary.Ibid.
5000Same quarter's annuity allowance and salary.Ibid.
John Inglis -2500Same quarter's salary and fee as Marshall of the Ceremonies and Assistant Master of same.Ibid, p. 98.
2900Same quarter's salary and fee as Marshall of the Ceremonies and Assistant Master of same.Ibid, p. 98.
Robert Smith -37100Same quarter as Master of Mechanics.Ibid, p. 65.
William Cowper, Knight Harbinger.46168Same, on his annuity and allowance.Ibid, p. 72.
John Spencer and Hugh Andrews.1850Same quarter's allowance and fee as Keepers of the Council Chamber.Ibid, p. 74.
21150Same quarter's allowance and fee as Keepers of the Council Chamber.Ibid, p. 74.
June 26Richard Hammond, Foreign Apposer in the Exchequer Court.2000Half-year due 1738, Xmas, on his salary of 40l. per an.Money Book XXXIX. p. 59.
Shallet Turner -20000Half-year due 1738, Oct. 13, as Professor of Modern History in the University of Cambridge.Ibid, p. 50.
William Marquis of Lothian.300001738, Xmas quarter's pensionIbid, p. 82.
Mungo Haldane -10000Same quarter's allowance -Ibid.
Robert Lord Walpole, Ranger and Keeper of Richmond Park.13230Three quarters to Midsummer for the officers of said park.Ibid, p. 135.
The Commissioners and Trustees for Improvement Scotland.2,00000One year's annuity due 1739, Midsummer for promoting the fisheries, manufactures and improvements there, as by the Act of 5 Geo. I.North Britain Book XII. pp. 390–1.
Customs Establishment in the Plantations, detailed.1,85000Salary bill for half-year ended 1739, June 24.Customs Book XIV. pp. 365–6.
Customs Officers, outports.12,431165Midsummer quarter's salary bill.Ibid, p. 349.
Augustus Schutz, Master of the Robes.57533Lady-day quarter's expense in the Office of Robes.King's Warrant Book XXXIII. p. 312.
The Secretary of South Carolina for the time being.7000Salary established and to be payable out of quit rents there.Ibid, pp. 312–3.
per an.
Lewis Grant -100001738, Xmas quarter, on his allowance.Money Book XXXIX. p. 387.
John Lord Hope, William Earl of Sutherland, Charles Earl of Lauderdale.20000Same quarter - -Ibid.
20000Same quarter - -Ibid.
30000Same quarter - -Ibid.
Richard Earl of Tylney, Warden of Waltham Forest.67100Same, for officers of said forestIbid, p. 388.
Alured Popple. Governor and Commander-in-Chief of the Bermudas.8500Same quarter -Ibid, p. 389.
James Earl of Hyndford.20000Same quarter's allowance -Ibid, p. 403.
John Selwyn, junior -3,000001739, Midsummer quarter's establishments respectively for the Duke of Cumberland, the Princesses Amelia and Carolina, and the Princesses Mary and Louisa.Ibid, p, 404.
3,65461739, Midsummer quarter's establishments respectively for the Duke of Cumberland, the Princesses Amelia and Carolina, and the Princesses Mary and Louisa.Ibid, p, 404.
1,163601739, Midsummer quarter's establishments respectively for the Duke of Cumberland, the Princesses Amelia and Carolina, and the Princesses Mary and Louisa.Ibid, p, 404.
Taxes Commissioners -9736Incidents bill, 1738, Xmas quarter.Ibid, p. 383.
William Aislabie, one of the Auditors of Imprests and Foreign Accounts.3368Half-year on his patent fee to 1738, Xmas.Ibid, p. 347.
June 27Customs Establishment, London Port.8,120191739, Midsummer quarter's salary bill.Customs Book XIV. p. 311.
June 27Thomas Farrington -100001738, Xmas quarter, as an Auditor of the Exchequer Court.Money Book XXXIX. p. 65.
Charles Shelley - -7500Same, as same -Ibid, p. 66.