Warrants for the Payment of Money
1740, October-December

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'Warrants for the Payment of Money: 1740, October-December', Calendar of Treasury Books and Papers, Volume 4: 1739-1741 (1901), pp. 404-418. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=91952 Date accessed: 29 August 2014.


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1740, October–December

Oct. 1Officers of the Customs in the outports.12,570910¼Established salaries for 1740, Michaelmas quarter.Customs Book XV. p. 13.
Same, London port -8,047173Same - - - -Ibid. p. 14.
John Rollos, Engraver of His Majesty's Seals.8180For engraving seals described (one large plate and a single seal with the Rose and Thistle, &c.) for the Lords Justices.
Prefixing and appending:— Certificate by Andrew Stone of the receipt of said seals and said Rollos's bill.
Warrants not relating to Money XXVI. pp. 366–7.
Oct. 1John Selwyn, senior, Treasurer to the late Queen.993159Salaries, allowances, and bills for Richmond Lodge to 1740, Lady Day and fees thereon.
Appending:—Account of same.
King's Warrant Book XXXIV. pp. 128, 135–6.
6396Salaries, allowances, and bills for Richmond Lodge to 1740, Lady Day and fees thereon.
Appending:—Account of same.
King's Warrant Book XXXIV. pp. 128, 135–6.
John Beresford et al. clerks.771001740, Michaelmas quarter, making up the books of the public revenue.Money Book XL. p. 64.
Sir Robert Walpole -40000Same quarter as Chancellor of the Exchequer.Ibid, p. 68.
Lords of the Treasury2,00000Same quarter - -Ibid.
John Jones - -1634Same as Messenger appointed by the Treasury to attend the Customs officers.Ibid.
Same - - -1634Same as Messenger of the Chamber for attendance upon the Treasury.Ibid, p. 69.
Nathaniel Cowdery -2500Same for extraordinary services in the office of the Auditor of the Receipt.Ibid.
Edward Webster and 11 others, detailed.30000Same quarter - -Ibid, p. 70.
Carleton Hayward -5000Same as one of the Solicitors for negotiating and looking after the affairs of the Treasury.Ibid.
Sir Thomas Allin, Bart. and Wentworth Odiarne.5370Same, as two of His Majesty's Sergeants at Arms.Ibid, p. 71.
Henry Fane -5000Same, sorting and digesting records in the Treasury Office.Ibid.
Thomas Mann, et al., detailed.16500Same for servants and incidents of the Treasury Office.Ibid, p. 72.
Corporation of Lyme Regis.7500Three quarters' annuity for repair of Cobb pier.Ibid, p. 100.
Duke of St. Albans -343261740, Lady Day quarter as Master of the Hawks.Ibid, p. 50.
Same - -25000Same quarter's pension -Ibid.
Duke of Kent50000Same -Ibid.
Duke of Dorset - -27500Same quarter as Constable of Dover Castle and Warden of the Cinque Ports.Ibid, p. 51.
Same - - -38500Same quarter's annuity - -Ibid.
James Vernon, Temple Stanyan, Walter Cary and William Sharpe, clerks of the Privy Council.10000Same quarter attending the despatch of business relating to Trade and Plantations.Ibid, p. 52.
Same - -25000Same quarter's salaries - -Ibid.
John Duke of Montagu30000Same quarter's pension - -Ibid, p. 53.
Edward Earl of Warwick200001740, Midsummer quarter's pension.Ibid. p. 56.
Duke of Newcastle and Lord Harrington462100Michaelmas quarter's allowance as Principal Secretaries of State.Ibid, p. 58.
each.
Oct. 1John Selwyn, junior -3,00000Michaelmas quarter's establishments for the Duke of Cumberland. Princesses Amalia and Carolina, Princesses Mary and Lovisa.Money Book XL. p. 214.
3,6546Michaelmas quarter's establishments for the Duke of Cumberland. Princesses Amalia and Carolina, Princesses Mary and Lovisa.Money Book XL. p. 214.
1,16360Michaelmas quarter's establishments for the Duke of Cumberland. Princesses Amalia and Carolina, Princesses Mary and Lovisa.Money Book XL. p. 214.
Nicholas Paxton -1,50001Crown law expenses -Ibid, p. 145.
Horatio Walpole -12500Half-year to 1740, Michaelmas as Auditor of the Plantations.Order Book XVII. p. 193.
George Earl of Cholmondeley.300001740, Lady Day quarter as Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster.Money Book XL. p. 136.
David Polhill -125001740, Michaelmas quarter as Keeper of the Records in the Tower.Order Book XVII. p. 175.
Oct. 2Salusbury Cade, Esq., Receiver and Paymaster of the Band of Gentlemen Pensioners.1,500001740, Lady Day quarter's wages and board wages for said Band of Pensioners.Money Book XL. p. 62.
Henry Earl of Pembroke, Groom of the Stole.50000Same quarter's annuity -Ibid, p. 245.
Earl Waldegrave and 10 others, detailed.25000Same as Gentlemen of the Bedchamber.Ibid, p. 246.
each.
Sir Robert Rich and 6 others, detailed.12500Same as Grooms of same -Ibid, p. 247.
each.
John Lord Hervey -15000Same as Vice-Chamberlain of the Household.Ibid.
John Dawson -121001740, Michaelmas quarter, keeping register of Public Loans in the office of Auditor of the Receipt.Order Book XVII. p. 48.
Charles Bettridge, porter attending at the Exchequer Gate.500Same, securing His Majesty's Treasure.Ibid, p. 49.
Henry Ballow, Senior Deputy Chamberlain of the Exchequer.1000Same, locking up same - -Ibid.
John Tinker, Governor-in-Chief of the Bahamas.50000Services for the government and defence of said Islands.King's Warrant Book XXXIV. p. 131.
Henry Pelham, Paymaster of the Forces.20,00000Imprest for the further prosecution of the war.Ibid.
James Serces. His Majesty's Minister of the French Chapel at St. James's.1,00000His Majesty's royal bounty towards the relief of foreign Protestants.Ibid, p. 118.
Oct. 3House Duties Establishment.6821001740, Michaelmas quarter's salary and incidents bills.Money Book XL. pp. 186, 228.
104681740, Michaelmas quarter's salary and incidents bills.Money Book XL. pp. 186, 228.
Oct. 5United East India Co. -128,00000One year's annuity to 1741. Michaelmas.Order Book XVII. p. 54.
Bank of England -20,00000One year to 1741, Michaelmas on 500,000l. left unredeemed, of 2,000,000l. in Exchequer bills as under 11 Geo. I.Ibid, p. 79.
Oct. 7The Master of the Mint, Scotland.1,20000Salaries and expenses of said Mint for one year to 1740. Michaelmas.Money Book XL. p. 18.
Oct. 8Hackney Coaches and Chairs Establishment2801001740. Michaelmas quarter's salary bill.Ibid, p. 13.
George Garnier Apothecary General to the land forces.1,267107Medicines and utensils for the Hospitals attending Lord Cathcart's expedition.King's Warrant Book XXXIV. p. 133.
Salt Establishment, Scotland.975001740, Michaelmas quarter's salary bill.North Britain Book XIII. pp. 44–6.
Customs Establishment, Ibid.5,828120Same, same - -Ibid, pp. 47–60.
Hackney Coaches and Chairs Establishment193361740, Michaelmas quarter's incidents.Money Book XL. p. 223.
Oct. 10John Scrope -6,00000Secret Service -King's Warrant Book XXXIV. p. 132.
John Couraud and Andrew Stone.50000Attendance as Secretary to the Lords Justices during His Majesty's absence abroad.Ibid, pp. 132–3.
each.
Same - -30000Clerks and servants in Duke of Newcastle's office, for same.Ibid.
Oct. 15William Emerson, Keeper of the Gate in Hyde Park.6500Watering the road to Kensington Palace, 1740, summer season.Money Book XL. p. 15.
Oct. 16Owen Brereton, Paymaster of the 1710 Lottery.8,00000To meet annuities on tickets of said lottery not subscribed into South Sea Stock.Ibid, p. 168.
Wine Licence Establishment.5771001740, Michaelmas quarter's salary bills, detailed.Ibid, p. 149.
John Tinker, Governor of the Bahamas.40000Dormant warrant for salary or allowance as such from 1740, May 5. and warrant thereon to 1740, Michaelmas.Ibid, p. 248.
per an. and
1541510
Wine Licence Establishment.4071921740, Michaelmas quarter's incidents bill.Ibid, p. 253.
Richard Ryley - -900030 loads of hay for the deer in New Lodge Walk.
Appending:—Bill and certificate.
Ibid, p. 254.
South Sea Company -1,092,088271 year's annuity to 1741, Michaelmas ut supra p. 186.Ibid, p. 25.
15,85891 year's annuity to 1741, Michaelmas ut supra p. 186.Ibid, p. 25.
Algernon Earl of Hertford.51213Camp necessaries furnished by him for the Royal Regiment of Horse Guards.King's Warrant Book XXXIV. p. 65.
Brig. Gen. Stephen Cornwallis and Col. Wm. Handasyd.309100Same for their regiments -Ibid, p. 120.
each.
Civil List, Scotland -8,858151740, Michaelmas quarter -North Britain Book XIII. pp. 61–4.
Oct. 23Philip Baker and Gilbert Elliot.213154Camp necessaries for a detachment from the 8 Independent Companies of Foot in Jamaica to serve under Lord Cathcart.
Appending:—List of said necessaries.
King's Warrant Book XXXIV. pp. 133–4.
Oct. 27Edward Byam, Lieut. Gov. of Antigua.10000Half-year due 1740, July 28 -Order Book XVII. p. 85.
Oct. 28Officers and clerks of the Tally Court.129160Levying 1,298 tallies of loan 1740, Easter to Michaelmas, on several aids granted by late Acts of Parliament.
Prefixing:—Certificate by the Auditor of the Receipt.
Money Book XL. p. 254.
William Hanmer, Governor of Nevis.15000Half-year to 1740, MichaelmasOrder Book XVII. p. 100.
Lieut. Col. Robert Carpenter, Lieut. Gov. of Montserrat.10000Same - -Ibid, p. 159.
Under Secretary and clerks of the Secretary of State's Office.1,116100Attending the king for the dispatch of affairs in said Office of State for 154 days, 1740, May 13 to Oct 13 during his absence abroad.King's Warrant Book XXXIV. p. 151.
James Oglethorpe, General and Commander-in-Chief of the Forces in America.20000Imprest for 2 bills of exchange drawn by him on Harman Verelst.Ibid, p. 139.
George Wright, Esq., Commissary for providing forage and firing for the encampments.4,00000Imprest for provisions contracted for during the said encampments.Ibid.
Reverend Charles Smith2000Royal bounty for passage money as a minister to Virginia.Money Book XL. p. 20.
Thomas Lowther -1,00000His Majesty's Service - -Order Book XVII. p. 229.
Sheriffs of England and Wales4,00000Expenses of passing their letters patent and fees on their accounts for the year 1740.Money Book, XL. p. 32.
Francis Philipson; Deputy Auditor of Excise, Scotland, under George Tilson.4000Dormant warrant for pension.
Prefixing:—Report to the Treasury from the Excise Commissioners, Scotland, on said Philipson's petition for same.
North Britain Book XIII. pp. 65–6.
per an.
Oct. 30John Duke of Montagu, Master of the Great Wardrobe.20,00000Imprest for the service of the Office of the Wardrobe.King's Warrant Book XXXIV. p. 136.
Nov. 3Augustus Schutz -7872Expense of the Office of Robes, 1740, Lady Day quarter.Ibid, p. 140.
Nov. 3Commissioners for Trade and Plantations.250001740, Lady Day quarter's salaries.Money Book XL. p. 113
each.
Thomas Hill, Secretary to the Board of Trade.287100Same quarters salaries and incidents of the Office of the Board of Trade.Ibid, p. 131.
28987Same quarter's salaries and incidents of the office of the Board of Trade.Ibid, p. 131.
Earl Waldegrave, Ambassador, &c., to France.1,30000Quarter's ordinary to 1739–40, March 11.Ibid, p. 255.
Lord Tyrawley, Envoy &c., to Portugal.455001740. Lady Day quarter's ordinary.Ibid.
Thomas Pelham - -18200Same as Secretary to the Extraordinary Embassy to France.Ibid.
Nov. 4Edward Finch, Envoy &c., to Russia.650001 bill of extras.. of extras as such, detailed.Ibid, pp. 255–6.
Excise Establishment, Scotland.1,892119Michaelmas quarter's salary bill.North Britain Book XIII. pp. 67–9.
Same - - -5761711Same quarter's incidents billIbid, pp. 69–71.
Thomas Lowther -1,00000His Majesty's Service -Money Book XL. p. 32.
Nov. 6John Scrope - -6,00000Secret Service -King's Warrant Book XXXIV. p. 140.
Bank of England -14,0133Deficiency at Michaelmas, 1740, of the duty on sweets.
Appending:—Certificates by the Auditor of the Receipt as to income and deficiency of said fund.
Money Book XL. pp. 256–7
Same - -14,29815½Same at same of the Victuallers duty.
Appending:—As above.
Ibid, pp. 258–9.
Nov. 7John Plumptre, Treasurer and Paymaster of the Office of Ordnance.150,00000Imprest for land and sea services of the Office of Ordnance.King's Warrant Book XXXIV. pp. 141–2.
Nov. 10Ralph Jenison, Master of the Buckhounds.70000Extraordinary charges in equiping himself as such for the year to 1740, June 24.Ibid, p. 141.
Nov. 11Thomas Ripley, Keeper of His Majesty's Private Roads, &c.971201 year due 1740, June 22, on his patent fee of 2s. a day, and allowance of 3s. 4d. a day for travelling charges.
Appending:—Certificate by the Duke of Grafton, Lord Chamberlain.
Money Book XL. p. 260.
John Ellys -70100Half-year due 1740. Michaelmas, as Keeper of the lions, lionesses and leopards in the Tower.Ibid, p. 197.
Arthur Collins10000Royal bounty - -King's Warrant Book XXXIV. p. 141.
Nov. 11Ezekiel Hall -5,00000Out of supplies, anno 1739, for Solomon Merrit and others, owners of the ship “Santa Isabella.”King's Warrant Book XXXIV. pp. 142–3.
Nov. 15Rogers Holland and 5 others, detailed, ut supra p. 397.100001740. Michaelmas term, as Welsh Justices.Order Book XVII. p. 265.
each.
Nov. 20Arthur Onslow, Speaker of the House of Commons.50000For 100 days as such to 1740, Oct. 23.King's Warrant Book XXXIV. p. 145.
Thomas Revell, contractor for victualling Gibraltar garrison.2,379105Victualling said garrison one month to 1740, June 15.
Appending:—Report by P. Medows, a Comptroller of Army Accounts, and said Revel's list of men victualled
Ibid, pp. 146–7.
Robert Byng, Captain General and Governor-in-Chief of Barbados.500001740, Michaelmas quarter, on his yearly allowance of 1,200l. for his support and 800l. in lieu of presents from the Assemblies.Order Book XVII. p. 259.
Nov. 21Day Holbech -7500Watering the highway before Whitehall from Denham buildings to King Street, Westminster, for 6 summer months, 1740.Money Book XL. p. 61b.
John Scrope -8,00000Secret Service -King's Warrant Book XXXIV. p. 147.
Nov. 26Minister of the Lutheran Church in the Savoy.4000Dormant warrant for a stipend out of the revenues of the Savoy Hospital for his better support.Money Book XL. p. 276.
per an.
Nov. 27Earl Waldegrave, Ambassador, &c., to France.1,30000Quarter's ordinary to 1740, June 10.Ibid, p. 282.
Dec. 2Michael Becher and David Dehany, Sheriffs of Bristol.8000Rewards paid for the arrests of William Groves and Martha Williams, felons.Ibid, p. 39.
King of Sweden as Landgrave of Hesse Cassel.15,03913A quarter's subsidy due 1740, Nov. 9, pursuant to the treaty of 1740, May 9.King's Warrant Book XXXIV. p. 152.
Dec. 9Jeffrey Elwes, Treasurer to the Governor of Queen Anne's Bounty14,70000For purposes as in the letters patent of incorporation of 1740, Nov. 3.Ibid, p. 145.
Thomas Lowther -1,50000His Majesty's Service -Money Book XL. p. 32.
George Garnier, Apothecary General to the Land Forces.4,541114Drugs, medicines, medical instruments, and other utensils furnished for the land forces, as by bills signed by Dr. Peters and Mr. Pawlet, Physician and Surgeon to the Army.King's Warrant Book XXXIV. p. 150.
Dec. 9Matthew Woodford, Contractor for Victualling Placentia and Annapolis Royal.82800Victualling said places for 3 months to 1740, Sept. 30.
Appending:—Report by P. Medows, a Comptroller of Army Accounts, on said Woodford's memorial.
King's Warrant Book XXXIV. pp. 156–7.
Thomas Viscount Weymouth, Chief Ranger and Keeper of St. James's Park.8000On an agreement for keeping and cleaning walks in the said park and island and plantations there.Ibid, pp. 157–8.
per an.
Earl of Warwick -200001740, Michaelmas quarter's pension.Money Book XL. p. 56.
Bank of England -30,000001 year's annuity to 1741, June, 24 being 3% on the Million lottery, 12 Geo. I., and charges of management.Ibid, p. 62.
360001 year's annuity to 1741, June, 24 being 3% on the Million lottery, 12 Geo. I., and charges of management.Ibid, p. 62.
Same - -24,00000Same to same date being 3% on the 800,000l. lottery annuities, 1731, and charges of management.Ibid, p. 63.
28800Same to same date being 3% on the 800,000l. lottery annuities, 1731, and charges of management.Ibid, p. 63.
Christopher Loft, Deputy Ranger of the House Park at Windsor.5000Half-year due 1740, Michaelmas.Order Book XVII. p. 125.
General and Penny Post Establishments, detailed.2,1511581740, Lady-Day and Midsummer and Michaelmas quarters' salary bills respectively.Money Book XL. pp. 260–3.
529141740, Lady-Day and Midsummer and Michaelmas quarters' salary bills respectively.Money Book XL. pp. 260–3.
2,1511581740, Lady-Day and Midsummer and Michaelmas quarters' salary bills respectively.Money Book XL. pp. 260–3.
529141740, Lady-Day and Midsummer and Michaelmas quarters' salary bills respectively.Money Book XL. pp. 260–3.
2,1511581740, Lady-Day and Midsummer and Michaelmas quarters' salary bills respectively.Money Book XL. pp. 260–3.
529141740, Lady-Day and Midsummer and Michaelmas quarters' salary bills respectively.Money Book XL. pp. 260–3.
Bank of England -13,8471610Premios on circulating Exchequer bills for three months to 1740, Oct. 24.
With statement of said bills outstanding at the latter date (total 1,926,700l.)
Ibid, p. 142.
Nicholas Paxton -1,50000Crown law expenses - -Ibid, p. 145.
William Mathew, Captain General, &c., of the Leeward Isles.300001740, Michaelmas quarter's allowance.Order Book XVII. p. 156.
Dec. 10James Earl of Hyndford.200001740, Lady Day quarter -Ibid, p. 98.
Duke of St. Albans, Constable of Windsor Castle, &c.2000Hay for the deer in Old Windsor Walk.Money Book XL. p. 274.
Hawkers and Pedlars Establishment.470001740, Michaelmas quarter's salary bill.Ibid, p. 275.
Dec. 15George Burrard - -1200Dormant warrant for salary as one of the five undersearchers, London port.Customs Book XV. p. 45.
per an.
John Hart, Sheriff of Worcester.3160Overpayment on his account for the year ended 1739. Michaelmas.Money Book XL. p. 59.
Jane Kien -75001740, Lady Day quarter as Housekeeper and Wardrobe keeper of Kensington Palace.Ibid, p. 99.
Dec. 15John Spencer and Hugh Andrews.18501740, Lady Day quarter, attending Trade and Plantation business.Money Book XL. p. 100.
Dr. Henry Brooke1000Same as Professor and Reader of Laws, Oxford.Ibid, p. 103.
Heirs of Col. Fairfax -2500Same quarter's perpetuity -Ibid.
Robert Smith37100Same quarter as Master of Mechanics.Ibid, p. 106.
Daniel Graham - -28150Same as Apothecary in Ordinary to His Majesty's person.Ibid, p. 108.
Heirs of Nicholas Yates2500Same on their perpetuity -Ibid, p. 112.
Provost and Fellows of Eton College.10100Same on same - - -Ibid, p. 114.
Dr. Christopher Green1000Same quarter as Professor and Reader of Physic, CambridgeIbid, p. 115.
Corporation of Berwick2500Same on the allowance for repair of Tweed Bridge.Ibid.
Dr. William Woodford1000Same as Professor and Reader of Physic, Oxford.Ibid.
Dr. Francis Dickens -1000Same as same of Laws, Cambridge.Ibid, p. 116.
Duke of Ancaster and Kesteven.2500Same as Chief Justice in Eyre, Trent North.Ibid.
Corporation of Dartmouth.1000Same on their perpetuity -Ibid, p. 120.
Hugh Andrews and John Spencer.22100Same quarter as Keepers of the Council Chamber.Ibid, p. 98.
Mayor of Macclesfield -2500Half-year to 1740. Lady Day on the annuity for a town preacher.Ibid, p. 206.
Edward Eyre2000One year to 1740, Lady Day as Clerk of the Estreats in the Common Pleas.Ibid, p. 281.
Dec. 16Taxes Commissioners -150001739. Xmas and 1740, Lady Day quarters' salaries.Ibid, p. 10.
150001739. Xmas and 1740, Lady Day quarters' salaries.Ibid, p. 10.
Thomas Revel, contractor for victualling Gibraltar garrison.2,3409Victualling said garrison for one month to 1740. July 13.
Appending:—Report by P. Medows on said Revel's lists, and said lists in abstract.
King's Warrant Book XXXIV. pp. 159–60.
Henry Horton, Undersheriff of Bedford.8000Rewards paid for the arrest of Joseph Medden and William Smith, felons.Money Book XL. p. 39.
Godfrey Clarke, Sheriff of Derby.4000Same for same of George Ashmore, junior, same.Ibid.
Charles Scrase, Undersheriff of Sussex.20000Same for same of William Whatman, John Whatman, and Robert Knowlden, and Richard Trump, William Woodman and Richard Bedford, same.Ibid, pp. 39, 40, 41; Order Book XVII. p. 322.
Richard Roberts, Sheriff of Worcester.12000Same for same of William Calcott, John Jeffreys, and John Mathews, same.Money Book XL. p. 39.
Dec. 16Edward Mortimer, Sheriff of Wilts.20000Rewards paid for the arrest of Jeremiah Brewer, Simon Titcombe, John Haines, Daniel Webb, and Thomas Marsh, felons.Money Book XL. pp. 40, 41; Order Book XVII. p. 222.
William Shaw, same of Herts.20000Same for same of Jasper Crain, Robert Underwood, Thomas Crook, Thomas Ely, and George Hyam, same.Money Book XL. p. 40.
William Newland, same of Leicester.4000Same for same of John Clarke, same.Ibid.
John Freke Bricdale. (Brickdale), same of Somerset.20000Same for same of John Symons, John Bishop, William Derrick, David Curtis and John Caswell (Caswall), same.Ibid. Order Book XVII. p. 221.
Thomas Farrington -100001740, Lady Day quarter as an Auditor of the Exchequer Court.Money Book XL. p. 76.
Charles Shelley -7500Same as same -Ibid.
John Talbot, Second Justice of Chester, Flint, Denbigh, and Montgomery.20000Dormant warrant for his stipend as such, to date from 1740, April 1.Ibid, p. 178.
20000Dormant warrant for his stipend as such, to date from 1740, April 1.Ibid, p. 178.
10000Dormant warrant for his stipend as such, to date from 1740, April 1.Ibid, p. 178.
per an.
Taxes Commissioners -3881739, Xmas, and 1740. Lady Day quarters' incidents bill.Ibid, p. 277.
8171739, Xmas, and 1740. Lady Day quarters' incidents bill.Ibid, p. 277.
Officers of the Treasurer's Remembrancer's Office, detailed.9001 year due 1740, Lady Day -Ibid, p. 281.
Dec. 17Horatio Mann, Resident with the Grand Duke of Tuscany.273001740, Lady Day quarter's ordinary and 1 bill of extras. detailed.Ibid, pp. 265–6.
200001740, Lady Day quarter's ordinary and 1 bill of extras. detailed.Ibid, pp. 265–6.
John Burnaby, His Majesty's Secretary to the King of Sweden.18200Quarter's ordinary to 1740, April 20, and 1 bill of extras, detailed.Ibid.
12000Quarter's ordinary to 1740, April 20, and 1 bill of extras, detailed.Ibid.
Arthur Villettes, same at Turin.182001740, Lady Day quarter's ordinary.Ibid, p. 265.
Thomas Robinson Minister, &c., at Vienna.45500Same and 1 bill of extras, detailed.Ibid, pp. 266, 267.
42000Same and 1 bill of extras, detailed.Ibid, pp. 266, 267.
Walter Titley - -45500Same and same, detailed, as Envoy, &c., to Denmark.Ibid, p. 267.
10000Same and same, detailed, as Envoy, &c., to Denmark.Ibid, p. 267.
Thomas Villiers - -45500Same and same, detailed, as same to Poland.Ibid, pp. 267, 268
10000Same and same, detailed, as same to Poland.Ibid, pp. 267, 268
Ambrose Stanyford. Agent and Consul General at Algiers.170192Ordinary 1739, Dec. 12, to 1740, March 25, as such as by the Privy Seal of 1740, April 24.Ibid, p. 268.
William Reade, Consul General at Tripoli.95001740, Lady day quarter's ordinary.Ibid
Abraham Castres -12500Same as Consul at Madrid -Ibid.
William Cayley - -5000Same as same at Cadiz - -Ibid.
William Latton62100Same as same at Tetuan -Ibid.
John Dean - - -5000Same as same in Flanders -Ibid.
Dec. 17Martin Bladen, Samuel Tuffnell, John Drummond.364001740, Lady Day quarter's ordinary as Commissaries to treat with those of the Emperor and the States General.Money Book XL. p. 269.
each.
James Cope -18200Same as Secretary to said Commissioners.Ibid.
Executors of Joseph Day. Resident at Dunkirk.98001739, Dec. 25 to 1740, April 1. day of his death.
Appending:—Certificate of his death.
Ibid, pp. 269–70.
Thomas Pelham -10000One bill of extras, detailed, as Secretary to the extraordinary Embassy to France.Ibid, p. 270.
Charles Holzendorff100001740, Lady Day quarter for services abroad.Ibid, p. 270–1.
Brinley Skinner -136100Same, till otherwise provided for in His Majesty's service.Ibid, p. 271.
Robert Trevor, Envoy &c., to the States General.52000Ordinary to same date and 1 bill of extras, detailed.Ibid, pp. 271, 272.
15000Ordinary to same date and 1 bill of extras, detailed.Ibid, pp. 271, 272.
Sir Cyril Wich -273001740. Lady Day quarter's ordinary and 2 bills of extras, detailed.Ibid, p. 272.
75001740. Lady Day quarter's ordinary and 2 bills of extras, detailed.Ibid, p. 272.
75001740. Lady Day quarter's ordinary and 2 bills of extras, detailed.Ibid, p. 272.
Melchior Guy Dickens18200Same and same - -Ibid.
10000Same and same - -Ibid.
Paymasters of Exchequer Bills.1,000,00000To discharge Exchequer bills on Land Tax, 1740.Ibid, p. 273.
Peter Lord King -7431739–40. Feb. 10 to March 25 as Outranger of Windsor Forest.Ibid, p. 274.
Martin Wright, one of the Justices of the King's Bench.1,50000Dormant warrant for salary as such, and warrant on same from 1740, Nov. 24, and for arrears of salary on the like sum as a late Baron of the Exchequer.Ibid, p. 278.
per an.
John Anstis, junior -26134One year to 1740, Lady Day, as Blanch Coursier.Ibid.
Charles Frewen -26134Same as Brunswick Herald -Ibid, p. 279.
Charles Lee, Master of the Revels, and L'Estrange Symes, Comptroller of same.1000Same on their respective wagesIbid.
1234Same on their respective wagesIbid.
Kings at Arms and other Officers at-Arms, detailed.20615Half-year to same date on their respective fees.Ibid, p. 280.
Richard Bradley, Attorney-General of the Province of New York.7500Half-year, due 1740, Lady DayIbid, p. 208.
Executors of John Lord King, Out Ranger of Windsor Forest.2272Same on his allowance as such to 1739–40, February 10, the day he died.Ibid, p. 209; Order Book XVII. p. 90.
(? 2251610)
Alured Popple - -17000Half-year as Governor and Commander-in-Chief of the Bermudas.Money Book XL. p. 215.
Dec. 17John Rollos -121001740, Lady Day quarter as Engraver of Royal Seals.Money Book XL. p. 84.
John, Duke of Montagu Grand Master of the Bath.50000Same for the officers of the BathIbid.
William Chetwynde10000Same as Examiner of InterludesIbid, p. 85.
Thomas Odell5000Same as Deputy Examiner of same.Ibid.
John Couraud -4000Same as Keeper of the Paper Office.Ibid, p. 86.
Charles, Duke of St. Albans.45100Same as Governor and Captain of Windsor Castle.Ibid.
Sebastian Turst and 7 others, detailed.20040Same as His Majesty's Serjeants at Arms.Ibid, p 87.
William Cowper - -48168Same as His Majesty's Knight Harbinger.Ibid.
Earl of Berkeley. Constable of Dean Forest.52100Same for the officers of said forest.Ibid, p. 88.
Sir Charles Dalton -5000Same as Gentleman Usher, Black Rod.Ibid.
Earl of Tylney, Warden of Waltham Forest.67100Same for officers, detailed, of said forest.Ibid, p. 89.
Sir Theodore Janssen -26000Royal bounty to John Walton, and fees thereon.King's Warrant Book XXXIV. p. 160
3040Royal bounty to John Walton, and fees thereon.King's Warrant Book XXXIV. p. 160
Sir Clement Cotterell, Master of the Ceremonies.35000For Col. Count Truchses de Waldburg as royal bounty.Ibid, p. 161.
Dec. 20John Luscombe, Sheriff of Devon.20000Rewards paid for the arrests of Richard Woodford, Mary (? Henry) Woodford, Robert Clogg, John Vivyan, and Obediah Weeks, felons.Money Book XL. p. 42; Order Book XVII. p. 221.
John Walker, Usher of the Exchequer Court.3131810Necessaries delivered for said Court, 1740, Michaelmas term and diet allowance.Order Book XVII. p. 265.
334Necessaries delivered for said Court, 1740, Michaelmas term and diet allowance.Order Book XVII. p. 265.
Dec. 23John Scrope -7,25000Secret ServiceKing's Warrant Book XXXIV. p. 162.
John Selwyn, junior -4,564141740, Midsummer quarter's establishment of the late Queen and one bill of incidents.Ibid, p. 163.
1341981740, Midsummer quarter's establishment of the late Queen and one bill of incidents.Ibid, p. 163.
Dec. 24Nicholas Paxton - -10000Perusing and observing upon pamphlets and newspapers to 1740, Dec. 22.Money Book XL. p. 67.
Dec. 26King of Denmark -29,166134Two quarters' subsidy to Sept. 3 last, as by the Treaty of 1739, March 14, n.s.King's Warrant Book XXXIV. p. 164.
Duke of Newcastle and Lord Harrington.4621001740, Xmas quarter's allowance as Principal Secretaries, of State.Money Book XL. p. 58.
Dec. 26John Couraud -50001740, Xmas quarter as Latin Secretary.Money Book XL. p. 67.
Sir Robert Walpole -40000Same, as Chancellor of the Exchequer.Ibid, p. 68.
Lords of the Treasury2,00000Same quarter -Ibid.
John Jones - -14100Same on his allowance as Messenger appointed by the Treasury to attend the Customs Officers.Ibid, p. 69.
Same - - -14100Same on same as Messenger of the Chamber to attend the Treasury.Ibid.
Nathaniel Cowdery -2500Same for extraordinary services in the office of the Auditor of the Receipt.Ibid.
Edward Webster and 11 others, detailed.30000Same as Clerks of the Treasury.Ibid, p. 70.
Carleton Hayward -5000Same as one of the Solicitors for negotiating the affairs of the Treasury.Ibid.
Sir Thomas Allin and Wentworth Odiarne.47170Same as two of His Majesty's Serjeants at Arms.Ibid, p. 71.
Henry Fane - -5000Same, digesting, &c., records in the Treasury Office.Ibid.
Thomas Mann, et al. detailed.16500Same for servants and incidents of the Treasury Office.Ibid, p. 72.
Nicholas Paxton25000Half-year to same date as Solicitor for the affairs of the Treasury.Ibid, p. 73.
Richard Andrews371001740, Xmas quarter as Solicitor for His Majesty's affairs in the Exchequer Court.Ibid.
David Polhill -37100Same quarter, supervising the digesting, &c., of the records, &c., in Cæsar's Chapel, &c., in the Tower.Ibid, p. 74.
George Holmes -2500Same as Chief Clerk for sameIbid.
John Lawton - -12000Same on the extra allowance for keeping, &c., records in the Chapter House.Ibid, p. 75.
John Beresford, et al., clerks.77100Same, making up books of the public revenue.Ibid, p. 64.
Robert Lord Walpole. Ranger and Keeper of Richmond Park.4370Same for himself and officers of said park.Ibid, p. 94.
John Selwyn, junior -3,00000Same quarter's establishments for the Duke of Cumberland, Princesses Amalia and Caroline, Princesses Mary and Louisa.Ibid, p. 214.
3,65469Same quarter's establishments for the Duke of Cumberland, Princesses Amalia and Caroline, Princesses Mary and Louisa.Ibid, p. 214.
1,16360Same quarter's establishments for the Duke of Cumberland, Princesses Amalia and Caroline, Princesses Mary and Louisa.Ibid, p. 214.
Thomas Walker, Surveyor General of Crown Lands.10000Half-year, due 1740, Xmas as such.Order Book XVII. p. 242.
Dec. 27.Robert, Lord Walpole, Auditor of the Receipt.0000One year's allowance to 1740, Xmas, for extraordinary business in his office.Ibid, p. 176.
Dec. 27Edward Walpole, Clerk of the Pells.198841 year's allowance to 1740, Xmas. on his allowances, detailed, of 50l., 100l., and 45l. 8s. 4d.Order Book XVII. p. 176.
David Polhill -125001740, Xmas quarter as Keeper of the Records in the Tower.Ibid, p. 175.
John Dawson -12100Same quarter keeping the register of public loans in the office of the Auditor of the Receipt.Ibid, p. 48.
Charles Bettridge, Porter at the Exchequer Gate.500Same, securing His Majesty's treasure.Ibid, p. 49.
Henry Ballow, Senior Deputy Chamberlain of the Exchequer.1000Same, looking up same -Ibid.
James Oglethorpe, General and Commander-in-Chief of the Forces in America.1,45530Imprest to meet said General's bills on Harman Verelst from America.King's Warrant Book XXXIV. p. 161.
Dec. 28John Basket, King's printer.5,097010Printing Acts, proclamations, &c., detailed.Money Book XL. p. 282.
Dec. 29Customs officers, outports.12,663161740, Xmas quarter's salary bill.Customs Book XV. p. 49.
Same, detailed, in the Plantations.1,85000Same for half-year to same date.Ibid, pp. 52–4.
Spencer Earl of Wilmington.1,000001740, Midsummer quarter as President of the Privy Council.Money Book XL. p. 49.
Duke of Dorset -27500Same as Constable of Dover Castle and Warden of the Cinque Ports.Ibid, p. 51.
Same- - -38500Same quarter's annuity - -Ibid.
James Vernon, Temple Stanyan, Walter Cary, and William Sharpe, clerks of the Privy Council.10000Same quarter for attending the despatch of Trade and Plantation business.Ibid, p. 52.
Same - - -25000Same quarter's salaries - -Ibid.
John Duke of Montagu1541810¾Pension to 1740, May 11, from which time his annuity of 1,200l. per an. is determined.Ibid, p. 53.
Duke of Grafton - -750001740, Midsummer quarter's pension.Ibid, p. 54.
Lord Abergavenny -17500Same quarter as Master of His Majesty's Jewels.Ibid, p. 55.
Paymasters of Exchequer Bills.400,00000To discharge the like principal in Exchequer bills on malt, 1740.Ibid, p. 281.
John Lord Hervey, Keeper of the Privy Seal.433131740, April 25 to June 24, on his allowance of 4l. a day in lieu of diet and 1,175l. per an.Ibid, p. 285.
193131740, April 25 to June 24, on his allowance of 4l. a day in lieu of diet and 1,175l. per an.Ibid, p. 285.
Dec. 29Earl of Jersey, Warden Chief Justice, &c., Trent South.861911Fee or salary for 1740, June 5–24Money Book XL. pp. 285–6; Order Book XVII. p. 262.
(? 7800)
Earl of Essex -45121Executors of Lady Charlotte Hyde, 1739, Dec. 25 to 1739–40, March 15, day of her death.
Appending:—Certificate of her death.
Money Book XL. p, 286.
Francis Earl of Godolphin.25511740, March 25 to April 25 as late Keeper of the Privy Seal.Ibid, p. 287; Order Book XVII. p. 263.
(? 22414½)
Charles Lord Cornwallis329131740, March 25 to June 5 as late Warden Chief Justice, &c., Trent South.Money Book XL. pp. 287–8; Order Book XVII, p. 263.
(? 296140¾)
George Earl of Cholmondeley.300001740, Midsummer quarter as Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster.Money Book XL. p. 136.
Dec 30Customs Officers, London port.7,844193Salary bill, Xmas quarter -Customs Book XV. p. 14.
John Protheroe, Sheriff of Carmarthen.8000Reward paid for arrests of David Griffith and David John, felons.Money Book XL. p. 41.
Henry Turner, Undersheriff of Oxford.4000Same for same of Christopher Lewis, same.Ibid.
Sir Thomas Drury. Bart.. Sheriff of Essex.32000Same for same of Benjamin Johnson, George Brooks, John Cooper, Philip Mayhew, Thomas Thorne, Susannah Houching, James Houching, and Joseph Houching, same.Ibid.
Edmond Lloyd, same of Glamorgan.4000Same for same of John Thomas and Edward Thomas, same.Ibid.
Theodore William Inge, same of Stafford.4000Same for same of John Temple, John Lamb and Thomas Dancey, same.Ibid.
John Chatfield, Undersheriff of Surrey.16000Same for same of Mary Cooper, Charles Green, John Flood, Joseph Hooper, same.Ibid, p. 42.
Duke of St. Albans343261740, Midsummer quarter as Master of the Hawks.Ibid, p. 50.
Same - -25000Same quarter's pension - -Ibid.
Dec. 31Duke of Kent -3890Pension to June 5,1740, being the day of his death.Ibid.