Warrants for the Payment of Money
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'Warrants for the Payment of Money: 1742, January-March', Calendar of Treasury Books and Papers, Volume 5: 1742-1745 (1903), pp. 158-171. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=92017 Date accessed: 27 August 2014.


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1742, January–March

1742.
TABLE II.
Warrants, Orders. Privy Seals and Sign Manuals relating to the Payment of Money.
1741–2.
Date.Payee.Amount.The Account on which the Order or Warrant is made.Reference.
£s.d.
Jan. 6Thomas Revel -5,54476Victualling Gibraltar garrison 1741, August 10 to Oct. 4. Appending:—Lists and P. Medows' report.King's Warrant Book XXXIV. pp. 388–9.
Jan. 7Charles Shelley -75001741, Lady Day quarter, as an Exchequer Court auditor.Money Book XL. p. 76.
Earl of Crawford and 7 others, and the executors of Lord Bellenden.44500Same quarter's various allowances (Lord Bellenden's to 1741–2. March 16, when he died).Ibid, p. 91.
George Lord Mordington.5000Same on his two allowances -Ibid.
Duke of Dorset -55000Two quarters to 1741, Sept. 29, as Constable of Dover Castle.Ibid, p. 51.
Same - -77000Same on his annuityIbid.
Hugh Andrews and John Spencer.221001741, Lady Day quarter, as Keepers of the Council Chamber.Ibid, 98.
Same -1850Same, attending Plantation business.Ibid, p. 100.
Duke of Newcastle and Lord Harrington.10000Patent fee for 1 year due 1741, Dec. 25, as Principal Secretaries of State.Ibid, p. 99.
each.
Jane Kien -75001741, Lady Day quarter, as housekeeper, &c., at Kensington Palace.Ibid.
Dr. Henry Brooke1000Same, as Prof. and Reader of Laws, OxfordIbid, p. 103.
Heirs of Col. Fairfax -2500Same, on a perpetuity - -Ibid.
Samuel Long -5000Same, as housekeeper of Newmarket Palace.Ibid.
George Middleton, of London, goldsmith.15000Same, incidents for the Commissioners of Police [Scotland].Ibid, p. 105.
Rob Smith -37100Same, as Master of Mechanics.Ibid, p. 106.
Jan. 7Thomas Graham - -281501741, Lady Day quarter, as Apothecary to His Majesty's person.Money Book XL. p. 108.
Poor ministers of the Isle of Man.2500Same, on an annuityIbid. p. 109.
Sir Clement Cotterell -5000Same on salary and allowance in lieu of bills.Ibid.
2500Same on salary and allowance in lieu of bills.Ibid.
Heirs of Nicholas Yates.2500Same, on a perpetuity -Ibid. p. 112.
George Turbill -5000Same, as Keeper of Forfeited Estates Records.Ibid.
Martha Johnston -12100Same, on her pensionIbid.
Commissioners for Trade2,00000Same, Salaries -Ibid. p. 113.
James, Earl of Hyndford.20000Same, on his allowance - -Ibid.
Provost and Fellows of Eton College.10100Same, on a perpetuity -Ibid, p. 114.
Dr. Christopher Green1000Same as Professor and Reader of Physick, Cambridge.Ibid, p. 115.
Corporation of Berwick2500Same, allowance for repair of Tweed Bridge.Ibid.
Dr. William Woodford1000Same, as Professor and Reader of Physick, 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.
Mungo Haldane - -10000Same, on his allowance - -Ibid, p. 123.
John, Lord Hope, William, Earl of Sutherland, Charles, Earl of Lauderdale.20000Same, on their respective sumsIbid, p. 124.
20000Same, on their respective sumsIbid, p. 124.
30000Same, on their respective sumsIbid, p. 124.
Charles Hope10000Same, on his annuity -Ibid.
Capt. George Munro -10000Same on same -Ibid, p. 128.
James, Lord Torpichen20000Same, on his allowance - -Ibid.
David, Lord Balgony -10000Same on same -Ibid.
Lewis Grant - -10000Same on same -Ibid, p. 130.
John, Earl of Kintore5000Same on his annuity - -Ibid.
Earl of Ilay and George Campbell, goldsmith.5000Same, on same for children of William, late Lord Forbes.Ibid, p. 131.
Richard Bradley -7500Half-year to 1741, Lady Day, as Attorney General of New York.Ibid. p. 208.
David, Earl of Buchan -100001741, Lady Day quarter, on his annuity.Ibid, p. 210.
Alured Popple8500Same, as Governor, &c, of the Bermudas (order comfirmed. 1741–2, March 2).Ibid, p. 215; Order Book XVII. p. 137.
John, Earl of Findlater20000Same on his annuity -Money Book XL. p. 225.
Edward Eyre20001 year to 1741, Lady Day, as Clerk of the Estreats in the Common Pleas.Ibid, p. 281.
Jan. 7House Duties establishment.6821001741, Xmas quarter's salary and incidents bills.Money Book XL. pp. 364, 403.
61151741, Xmas quarter's salary and incidents bills.Money Book XL. pp. 364, 403.
Taxes Commissioners -60141741, Lady Day quarter's incidents bill for land tax.Ibid, p. 376.
Mayor of Macclesfield -2500Half-year to 1741, Lady Day, on the annuity for a town preacher.Ibid, p. 206.
Charles Whitmore -12568Dormant warrant for salary as Customer at Southampton.Customs Book XV. p. 117.
per an.
John Scrope -7,99455Secret serviceKing's Warrant Book XXXIV. p. 386.
Gen. Oglethorpe -746130On bills of exchange from America.
Appending:—List of said bills.
Ibid, pp. 386–7; Order Book XVII. p. 348.
Paymaster General of the Forces.746130For uses to be appointedKing's Warrant Book XXXIV. p. 390.
Richard Arundell, Master and Worker of the Mint.20,00000Imprest for the service of the Mint.Ibid, p. 387.
Salt establishment, Scotland.950171741, Xmas quarter's salary bill.North Britain Book XIII. pp. 218–20.
Customs establishment, ibid.5,704011½Same, same -Ibid, pp. 221–33.
Civil List, ibid -8,96315Same quarter -Ibid, pp. 233–6.
Thomas Farrington -100001711, Lady Day quarter as an Exchequer auditor.Money Book XL. p. 440.
Taxes Commissioners -125001741, Xmas quarter's salariesIbid, p. 441.
James Bull, Receiver General of Brecon, &c.164129Extra allowance owing to the smallness of his receipt.
Prefixing:—Report.
Ibid, pp. 441–2.
John Fletcher, same of Cumberland, &c.16740Same -
Appending:—As above.
Ibid, p. 442.
King's Remembrancer in the Exchequer.5424Parchment books for Customs, London port.Ibid, p. 443.
Same - - -437810Same for the outportsIbid.
Same for himself and his clerks.45120Fees heretofore paid by the Customers of the ports of England and Wales.Ibid, p. 444.
Officers, detailed, of the Treasurer's Remembrancer's Office.31100One year due 1741, Lady Day, on various fees detailed.Ibid, p. 445.
Bank of England -30,00000One year to 1742, Midsummer, on 1,000,000l. raised anno 1726, and charges of management.Ibid, p. 62.
36000One year to 1742, Midsummer, on 1,000,000l. raised anno 1726, and charges of management.Ibid, p. 62.
Same - - -24,00000Same on 800,000l. raised 1731, and charges of management.Ibid, p. 63.
28800Same on 800,000l. raised 1731, and charges of management.Ibid, p. 63.
Thomas, Bishop of Sarum, Chancellor of the Garter.28526Half-year, due 1741, Michaelmas, for said Order.Ibid, p. 61b.
Alexander Lord Garlies200001741, Lady day quarter's allowance.Ibid, p. 379.
Jan. 7Robert Cotterell - -25001741, Lady Day quarter, as Marshal of the Ceremonies.Money Book XL. p. 379.
Jan. 8Charles Lee, Master of the Revels.500Half-year to 1741, Lady Day, as such.Ibid, p. 382.
Lord King - -150001741, Lady Day quarter, as Out Ranger of Windsor Forest.ibid, p. 274.
John Anstis, junior -261341 year to 1741, Lady Day, as Blanch Coursier.Ibid, p. 278.
Charles Frewen - -26134Same as Brunswick Herald at Arms.Ibid, p. 279.
King at Arms and other officers at arms detailed.21000Half-year to same date, on various fees and salaries.Ibid, p. 280
John Rollos -121001741, Lady Day quarter, as Chief Engraver of Royal Seals.Ibid, p. 84.
Duke of Montagu, Grand Master of the Bath.12500Same, for officers of said Order.Ibid.
William Chetwynd10000Same, as Examiner of Interludes, &c.Ibid, p. 85.
Thomas Odell -5000Same, as Deputy Examiner of same.Ibid.
John Couraud4000Same, as Keeper of the Paper Office.Ibid, p. 86.
Duke of St. Albans -45100Same, as Governor and Captain of Windsor Castle.Ibid.
8 Serjeants at Arms, detailed.20040Same, on their salary and allowance.Ibid, p. 87.
William Cowper -4868Same, as Knight HarbingerIbid.
Earl of Berkeley, Constable of Dean Forest.52100Same, for 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 of said forest.Ibid, p. 89.
Jan. 12Thomas Lowther- -2,00000For His Majesty s service -Ibid, p. 444.
Anthony de Zohrern, Secretary from Queen Maria Theresia.50,00000In part of the last quarter due 1742, April 19, of the 300,000l. granted for her support.King's Warrant Book XXXIV. p. 390.
Lancelot Story -20000Ibid, pp. 391–2.
andSalary and allowance as Lieut. Governor of Nevis.
10000Salary and allowance as Lieut. Governor of Nevis.
per an.
Sir Clement Cotterell Dormer.30000Royal present to Monsr. du Roset, who came from Hesse Cassel to notify the birth of the young Prince of Hesse.Ibid, p. 392.
30160Royal present to Monsr. du Roset, who came from Hesse Cassel to notify the birth of the young Prince of Hesse.
Jan. 13Duke of Dorset - -275001741, Xmas quarter, as Constable of Dover Castle.Money Book XL. p. 51.
Same - - -38500Same quarter's annuity - -Ibid.
Jan. 14Charles Compton, Envoy Extraordinary to the King of Portugal.5l. a day andRoyal warrant for ordinary as such to date from May 6 last and equipage.King's Warrant Book XXXIV. p. 398.
50000Royal warrant for ordinary as such to date from May 6 last and equipage.King's Warrant Book XXXIV. p. 398.
[? Jan. 16]Nicholas Paxton. Solicitor for the affairs of the Treasury.200000Crown law expensesMoney Book XL. p. 145: ? Order Book XVII. p. 21.
Jan. 19Thomas Watson - -42000Charge in travelling into several parts of Germany last summer to muster the Danish and Hessian forces.King's Warrant Book XXXXV. p. 397.
Jan. 22John Scrope -8,55400Secret Service -Ibid, p. 395.
Jan. 29George Stephens- -50000Expended for His Majesty's special service.Ibid, p. 399.
Feb. 1Anthony de Zohrern -25,00000In full of the last quarter of 300,000l. for the Queen of Hungary.Ibid, p. 400.
Feb. 2Paymaster General of the Forces.903192To pay Oglethorpe's bills of exchange from America.
Together with, royal warrant and list of said bills.
Ibid, p. 400, 401–2.
John Scrope -2,00000Secret Service -Ibid, p. 401.
John Bell -10000Trouble and expense at St. Petersburg, as late secretary to Claudius Rondeau, until the arrival of Edward Finch.Ibid, p. 402.
Feb. 3James Cope, Resident with the Hanse Towns.27300Quarter's ordinary in advance and equipage.Money Book XL. p. 444.
30000Quarter's ordinary in advance and equipage.Money Book XL. p. 444.
Feb. 4Reverends Nathaniel Whitaker and Richard Caner.2000Royal bounty for passage money as ministers to Maryland and Connecticut respectively.Ibid, p. 20.
each.
Lord Thomas Howard and John Sesse.12000Dormant warrant for their salary as searcher of Customs, London.Customs Book XV. p. 117.
per an.
Benjamin Nuttall1,00000Royal bounty to repair the damages by the hurricane at Kings Lynn.King's Warrant Book XXXIV. p. 399.
Thomas Grant40000Pension from 1741, April 24, in place of same to Lewis Grant.Ibid, pp. 423–4.
per an.
Excise establishment, Scotland.1,760101741, Xmas quarter's salary and incidents bills.North Britain Book XIII, pp. 237–8, 239–40.
70441741, Xmas quarter's salary and incidents bills.North Britain Book XIII, pp. 237–8, 239–40.
Feb. 5John Walsh -7018In full of a bill of 81l. for provisions for Placentia, bought by Thos. Prendergast in 1734.
Appending:—Report.
King's Warrant Book XXXIV. pp. 414–7.
Feb. 5Philip Honeywood. Ranger of Old Windsor Walk.21126Hay for the deer in said Walk.
Appending:—Bill.
Money Book XL. p. 446.
John Smith and Samuel Smith, deputy Chamberlains of the Exchequer.62140Fetching from the Tally Court and joining and returning 5,016 tallies of loan, 1740, Easter, to 1741, Easter.
Prefixing:—Certificate.
Ibid, pp. 446–7.
Feb. 8John Selwyn, senior, Treasurer to the late Queen.5191401741, June 24.quarter's salaries, allowances, and bills, detailed, for Richmond Lodge.King's Warrant Book XXXIV. pp. 381–2.
Reverend Rob. Smith, LL.D, Master of Mechanics to the King.4926Carriage &c. of the 3 models of the silk mills from Derby to the Tower.Money Book XL. p. 457.
Lancelot Story. Lieutenant Governor of Nevis in America.20000Dormant warrant for salary as such, from 1741. Oct. 1 (o.s.), and warrant for the portion thereof due 1741, Dec. 25.Ibid, pp. 447–8.
10000Dormant warrant for salary as such, from 1741. Oct. 1 (o.s.), and warrant for the portion thereof due 1741, Dec. 25.Ibid, pp. 447–8.
per an.
Feb. 9Henry Holt Henley53121Half-year to 1741. Xmas, as Clerk of the Pipe.Ibid, p. 120.
William Dilk, sheriff of Warwick,2140Overpayment in account for year ended 1740, Michaelmas.Ibid, p. 60.
John Payne, same of Sussex.391111Same for same -Ibid.
James Shaw, same of Kingston-upon-Hull.390Same for same -Ibid.
George Shaftore Delavalle, same of Northumberland.5863Same for sameIbid.
Gilbert Wheeler, same of co. Worcester.16000Rewards paid for arrest of William Jones and 4 others.Ibid, p. 348.
Robert Duckenfield, same of Lancaster.12000Same for same of John Greenhalgh and 2 others.Ibid, p. 349.
Romney Diggle, same of Southampton [County].8000Same for same of Thomas Tiggal. alias Tigwel and Moses Jacob.Ibid.
William Robbins, undersheriff of Gloucester.4000Same for same of John Leonard, alias Boucher.Ibid.
Samuel Lucas, sheriff of Suffolk.28000Same for same of James Garnham and 6 others, detailed.Ibid.
Jeffry Jeffrys, same of Brecon.4000Same for same of William Tayler.Ibid.
Sir Lionel Pilkington, same of co. York.12000Same for same of David Housefield (Horsefield) and 2 others.Ibid; Order Book XVII. p. 406.
John Nicoll, same of Sussex.8000Same for same of Sarah Giles and Jacob Marlow.Money Book XL. Ibid.
James Hannott, same of Essex.36000Same for same of John Walpole, and 8 others, detailed, felons.Ibid, p. 449.
Jeffry Jeffrys, same of Brecon.8000Same for same of David Price and John Rees.Ibid.
John White, same of Bedford.4000Same for same of France Chapman.Ibid.
Feb 9Edward Hallett, same of Somerset.8000Rewards paid for arrest of William Uphill and John Watts.Money Book XL. p. 450.
William Tims, undersheriff of London and Middlesex.68000Same for same of Mary Young, alias Jenny Diver and 16 others, felons, detailed.Ibid,
Mathew Bowen, sheriff of Pembroke.4000Same for same of John ThomasIbid, p. 451.
Robert Hadsley, same of Herts.28000Same for same of William Sibthorp and 6 others, detailed.Ibid.
Sydenham Williams, same of Dorset.4000Same for same of Samuel Ebony (Evomy).Ibid; Order Book XVII. p. 406.
Gilbert Wheeler, same of Worcester.4000Same for same of John Armstrong.Money Book XL. p. 451.
Benjamin Hays, same of Surrey.12000Same for same of Robert Walsham and 2 others.Ibid.
Nath. Goodwin undersheriff of Bristol.4000Same for same of Elizabeth Harris.Ibid.
Sir Hen. Nelthorp, sheriff of co. Lincoln.12000Same for same of Thomas Neal and 2 others.Ibid,
Benjamin Hall, undersheriff of Middlesex.28000Same for same of Eleanor Mumpman and 6 others, detailed.Ibid,
George Spencer, sheriff of Sussex.4000Same for same of William Robertson.Ibid.
Bartholomew Richard Barneby, same of Hereford.24195Overpayment in account for the year ended 1740, Sept. 29.Ibid, p. 455.
Sir Thomas Palmer, same of Northampton.40151Same on same - -Ibid; Order Book XVII. p. 384.
(?44151)
John Luscombe, same of Devon.5697Same on same -Money Book XL. p. 455.
Richard Hamond5700Dormant warrant for salary as Customer outwards, Bristol.Customs Book XV. p. 117.
per an.
Thomas Lowther1,20000His Majesty's service -Money Book XL. p. 444.
88986His Majesty's service -Money Book XL. p. 444.
George Campbell -1,98146Expended for His Majesty's special service and fees thereon.King's Warrant Book XXXIV. p. 407.
109146Expended for His Majesty's special service and fees thereon.King's Warrant Book XXXIV. p. 407.
John Scrope -5,96900Secret service -Ibid, p. 417.
8,44200Secret service -Ibid, p. 417.
John Shepherd -3,05000Expended for His Majesty's special service.Ibid, p. 418.
Major Forth2,00000Same -Ibid.
John Shepherd27020To answer a bill drawn from abroad for the King's special service.Ibid, p. 413.
John Selwyn, junior4,527171741, Midsummer quarter for the late Queen's establishment.Ibid.
Just Henry Alt, councellor to the King of Sweden.9,147011To complete the subsidy due 1741, Xmas, to said King as Landgrave of Hesse Cassel.Ibid, pp. 425–6.
Feb. 9James Bogle, Solicitor to the Exchequer Court, Scotland.50000Imprest towards the expenses of criminal prosecutions in Scotland.North Britain Book XIII. p. 242.
Feb. 10Hawkers and Pedlars Office.470001741. Xmas quarters salary bill; and incidents for half-year to same date.Money Book XL. pp. 303, 458.
319381741. Xmas quarters salary bill; and incidents for half-year to same date.Money Book XL. pp. 303, 458.
Wine Licence establishment.52147Same quarter's incidents and salary bills.Ibid, pp.420, 421.
577100Same quarter's incidents and salary bills.Ibid, pp.420, 421.
Francis Whitworth, Surveyor General of Woods.95216Out of land revenues, for repairs in Richmond New Park.Ibid, p. 448.
John Mordaunt, Chief Ranger of Alice Holt and Woolmer Forest.13000Out of wood sales for the Keepers of said forest.King's Warrant Book XXXXV. pp. 428–9.
per an
Thomas Revell - -1,05050Victualling Oglethorpe's regiment 6 months to 1741, Sept. 7.
Appending:—Report.
Ibid. p. 430.
Same - -2,806110Vicualling Gibraltar 1 month to 1741, Nov. 1.
Appending:—Report and lists.
Ibid, pp. 431–2.
Tho. Ripley, Surveyor of the King's private roads.9000For Sir Robert Grosvenor for rent for the first house on the King's road to Fulham.
Prefixing:—Ripley's petition.
Lord Chamberlain's Warrant Book II. p. 170
Feb. 11George, Earl of Cardigan.1,00000Additional salary as Chief Justice in Eyre, Trent North.King's Warrant Book XXXIV. pp. 484–5.
per an.
Feb. 16Duke of St. Albans -343261741, Midsummer quarter as Master of the Hawks.Money Book XL. p. 50.
Same - -25000Same quarter s pension - -Ibid.
Feb. 18Henry Blaxton, supervisor [of Customs], Sussex.5000Services against and sufferings from smugglers.
Prefixing:—Report.
Customs Book XV. pp. 213–4.
Henry Pelham, Paymaster General of the Forces.300,00000Imprest for the service of the guards, garrisons and land forces.King's Warrant Book XXXIV p. 448.
Feb. 22Charles Compton, Envoy Extraordinary to the King of Portugal.50000Equipage as such, and one quarter's ordinary to 1741, August 5.Money Book XL. p. 457.
45500
Feb. 23Clerks of the Privy Council.250001741, Midsummer quarter's salaries and for attending Plantation business.Ibid, p. 52.
100001741, Midsummer quarter's salaries and for attending Plantation business.Ibid, p. 52.
Duke of Bolton - -30000Same quarter's annuityIbid, p. 459.
John, Lord Carteret -3,00000Secret Service - -King's Warrant Book XXXIV. p. 490.
[per an]
Feb. 24Duke of Grafton - -750001741, Midsummer quarter's pension.Money Book XL. p. 54.
Lord Hervey -657150Same quarter as Lord Privy Seal.Ibid, p. 285.
Earl of Jersey -416134Same, as Warden Chief Justice and Justice in Eyre, Trent South.Ibid. p. 286; Order Book XVII. p. 262.
(?37500)
Feb. 24Day Holbech7500Watering the highway before Whitehall, 1741, six summer months.Money Book XL. p. 616.
Lord Abergavenny175001741, Midsummer quarter -Ibid. p. 55.
Rogers Holland and 5 others, detailed.100001741, Trinity Term as Welsh Justices.Order Book XVII. p. 65.
each.
Feb. 25Anne,Countess Dowager of Strafford, administratrix of Thomas, late Earl of Strafford.990150Post fines answered direct to the Crown by the Sheriffs in excess of the said late Earl's farm of said fines.
Prefixing:—Certificates of said payments.
Money Book XL. p. 460.
Paymaster of Exchequer Bills.390 00000To discharge Exchequer Bills on land tax, 1741.Order Book XVII. p. 377.
Bank of England16,97985Premios on Exchequer Bills circulated, for 3 months to 1741–2, Jan. 24.
With statement of said bills outstanding at latter date.
Money Book XL. p. 148.
Duke of St. Albans2000Hay for the deer in Old Windsor Walk, anno 1741.Ibid, p. 274.
James Mackerell, sheriff of Norfolk.8000Rewards paid for arrest of James Moon, a felon.Ibid, p. 452.
Richard Beavis, same of Devon.4000Same for same of Roger Blight, same.Ibid.
Melchior Guy Dickens -3l. per day andOrdinary and equipage as Resident to Sweden.King's Warrant Book XXXIV. p. 493.
30000
Feb. 28Earl of Wilmington -1,000001741, Midsummer Quarter, as President of the Privy Council.Money Book XL. p. 49.
Mar. 2Sir Thomas Robinson, of Rokeby Park, co. York.2,00000As Captain General and Governor in Chief of Barbados, and other islands, &c., in America to date from 1741–2, Feb. 13.King's Warrant Book XXXIV. p. 494;Money Book XL. p. 487.
per an.
John Lord Carteret, a Principal Secretary of State.1,85000Allowance as such to date from 1741–2, Feb. 15.King's Warrant Book XXXIV. p. 495.
per an.
Richard Tucker, late Surveyor, &c. of quarries, Portland Isle.77118Salary, 1739, Sept. 29 to 1741, April 25.Money Book XL. p. 461.
Mar. 4Sir Thomas Robinson -1,50000Services to be performed as Governor of Barbados.King's Warrant Book XXXIV. p. 496.
Mar. 8Charles Hanbury Williams, Paymaster of Marine Regiments.206,253150Imprest for 11,550 marines for the year ending 1742, Dec. 24.Ibid, p. 500.
Melchior Guy Dickens, Resident at Sweden.270001742, Lady Day quarter's ordinary in advance and equipage allowance.Money Book XL. p. 440.
300001742, Lady Day quarter's ordinary in advance and equipage allowance. Money Book XL. p. 440.Money Book XL. p. 440.
Paymasters of Exchequer Bills.1,35000Salaries and incidents for their office.
Appending:—Memorial.
Ibid, pp. 461–2.
Anthony Thompson, employed in His Majesty's affairs at the French Court.67300Without account to answer bills of exchange drawn by him on Andrew Stone, but charged against his ordinary entertainment.Ibid, p. 459.
March 9General and Penny Post Office.2,1511581741, Michaelmas and Xmas quarters' respective salary bills.Money Book XL. p. 263.
529141741, Michaelmas and Xmas quarters' respective salary bills.Money Book XL. p. 263.
2,1511581741, Michaelmas and Xmas quarters' respective salary bills.Money Book XL. p. 263.
529141741, Michaelmas and Xmas quarters' respective salary bills.Money Book XL. p. 263.
Earl of Pembroke500001741, June 24 quarter, as Groom of the Stole.Ibid, p. 462.
Duke of Marlborough and 10 others, detailed.25000Same as Gentlemen of the Bedchamber.Ibid, pp 462–3
each.
Duke of Kingston and Earl of Holdernesse.18661741, April 17, to June 24, as same.Ibid, p. 464.
each.
Charles Churchill and 6 other a, detailed.125001741, June 24 quarter, as Grooms of same.Ibid.
each.
Lord Sidney Beauclerk15000Same as Vice-Chamberlain of the Household.Ibid.
Mathew Woodford -82800Victualling Placentia. &c., 3 months to 1741, Dec. 31.
Appending:—Report.
King's Warrant Book XXXIV pp. 496–7.
Thomas Revell -2,79706Victualling Gibraltar. 1 month to 1741, Nov. 29.
Appending:—Report and lists.
Ibid, pp. 498–9.
Henry Pelham, Paymaster of the Forces.980160To pay Oglethorpe's bills of exchange from America.
Appending:—Royal warrant and list of bills.
Ibid, pp. 500–2.
John Nicoll, sheriff of Sussex.4000Reward paid for arrest of William Sloman. a felon.Money Book XL. p. 452.
Edward Price, same of Radnor.4000Same for same of William, Haycocks.Ibid, p. 453.
Thomas Eyton, same of Salop.4000Same for same of Stephen Steventon.ibid.
Chester Pern, same of Cambridge and Huntingdon.16000Same for same of John Welch and 3 others.Ibid.
Thomas Lowther -1,00000His Majesty's serviceIbid, p. 444.
March 10Treasurer of the Navy1,000,00000Imprest for the Navy and Victualling.King's Warrant Book XXXIV. p. 501.
Treasurer of the Ordnance.150,00000Same for land and sea services of the Office of Ordnance.Ibid, p. 511
March 11Messrs. Burrell and Bristow.1,06480Beef for the forces in Minorca
Appending:—Report.
Ibid, pp. 505–8.
Earl of Harrington -4,00000Salary or allowance as President of the Privy Council.Ibid, pp. 508–9.
per an.
March 12John Scrope -2,00000Secret Service - -Ibid, p. 503.
March 15John Burnaby Parker, employed at Oporto.416100Extras on said service to 1741, Dec. 31.Ibid, p. 510.
Daniel Goatley, master of the “Diamond.”10000Carrying a packet from the Duke of Newcastle to Rear Admiral Haddock.Ibid.
March 16Henry Ballow and Abraham Farley.40001741, Michalmas and Hilary terms, sorting and ordering records.Order Book XVII. p. 398.
Augustus Schutz -1,0071261741, June 24 quarters expense of the Office of Robes.King's Warrant Book XXXIV. p. 502.
March 18Thomas Harvey and John Wood, sheriffs of Norwich.4000Rewards for arrest of Edward Crotch, felon.Money Book XL. p. 453.
(?)William Rees, same of Carmarthen.4000Same for same of Evan DavidIbid.
March 18Thomas Minors, royal goldsmith.1,67866Plate delivered into the Jewel Office 1741. June 24, quarter.
Appending:—Account of said plate.
King's Warrant Book XXXIV p. 503–4.
Sir Clement Cotterell Dormer.50000As a royal present to Prince Scherbatow, Minister Plenipotentiary from the Czarina, who is on his departure hence.Ibid, p. 504.
45180As a royal present to Prince Scherbatow, Minister Plenipotentiary from the Czarina, who is on his departure hence.Ibid, p. 504.
Philip Sharpe -200001741, Xmas quarter for the under clerks of the Privy Council.Money Book XL. p. 465.
Executors of Claudius Rondeau, late Resident at the Court of Muscovy.200106Extras in said service, 1739. June 24 to Oct. 5.
Appending:—Bill of same.
Ibid, p. 466.
Jane, widow of said Claudius Rondeau.20000Extras, detailed, being the charge of her return to England.Ibid, pp. 466–7.
John Bolton et al.5000Convicting Thomas Noakes, a smuggler.
Prefixing:—Report.
Customs Book XV. p. 219.
John Walker Usher of the Exchequer Court.27715101741, Hilary term, necessaries delivered for the use of said Court and diet allowance.Order Book XVII. p. 398.
March 19John, Earl of Stair -100l. per weekOrdinary and equipage as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the States GeneralKing's Warrant Book XXXIV. p. 511–2.
and
1,50000
Arthur Onslow, Speaker of the House of Commons.50000100 days as such from 1741, Dec. 1.Ibid, p. 514.
March 23John. Earl of Stair, Ambassador, &c. to the States General.1,50000Equipage as above and quarter's ordinary in advance.Money Book XL. p. 467.
1,30000Equipage as above and quarter's ordinary in advance.Money Book XL. p. 467.
Speakers et al. detailed. officers, &c. of both Houses of Parliament, Ireland.1,38000Allowances, detailed, payable in Ireland and England respectively, for services in the last session there.Irish Book IX. pp. 249–50.
84300Allowances, detailed, payable in Ireland and England respectively, for services in the last session there.Irish Book IX. pp. 249–50.
Officers and servants of the House of Peers. Ireland.2,895194Services and attendances, detailed, in same sessions.Ibid, pp. 251–2.
March 24Thomas Hay, gent, Deputy Keeper of the Signet in Scotland.10000Allowances as such from 1741–2, March 8, date of his appointment loco Alexander McMillan, by the Marquess of Tweeddale.North Britain Book XIII. p. 248.
per an.
Henry Pelham, Paymaster of the Forces.400,00000Imprest for the Guards, garrisons and forces, anno 1742.King's Warrant Book XXXIV. p. 514.
March 25Lord Carteret -3,00000Secret Service - -Money Book XL. p. 468.
March 26Hackney Coaches estabment.2801001742, Lady Day quarter's salary bill.Ibid, p. 468.
Post Office establishment.1,751134Incidents, 1741, Lady Day and Midsummer quarters.Ibid, pp. 473–4.
1,413010Incidents, 1741, Lady Day and Midsummer quarters.Ibid, pp. 473–4.
John Selwyn, junior -3,000001742, Lady Day quarter's establishments for the Duke of Cumberland, Princesses Amalia and Carolina, Princesses Mary and Lovisa.Ibid, p. 214.
3,65461742, Lady Day quarter's establishments for the Duke of Cumberland, Princesses Amalia and Carolina, Princesses Mary and Lovisa.Ibid, p. 214.
1,163601742, Lady Day quarter's establishments for the Duke of Cumberland, Princesses Amalia and Carolina, Princesses Mary and Lovisa.Ibid, p. 214.
Customs officers, London port.8,172184Same quarter's salary bill -Customs Book XV. p. 14.
Same, outports12,69512Same -Ibid, p. 49.
March 29John Couraud - -5000Same quarter as Latin Secretary.Money Book XL. p. 67.
Richard Andrews -37100Same, as Solicitor for His Majesty's affairs in the Exchequer CourtIbid, p. 73.
David Polhill37100Same, supervising, digesting. &c., records, &c., in Cæsar s Chapel, &c, in the Tower.Ibid. p. 74.
George Holmes2500Same, as chief clerk for sameIbid.
Lieut Col. Robert Carpenter. Lieut. Gov. of Montserrat.10000Half-year, to 1742, Lady dayOrder Book XVII. p. 157.
Bank of England -70,000001 year to 1742, June 24, 4 per cent. on 1,750 000l. out of the duty on coals, continued anno 1728.Ibid, p. 167.
Same50,00000Same being i per cent. on 1,250,000l.Ibid, p. 168.
Richard Morley - -120001742, Lady day quarter, on the additional allowance for Chapter House records.Money Book XL. p. 401.
March 30John Beresford et al. clerks.77100Same quarter making up books of the revenue.Ibid, p. 64.
Duke of Newcastle462100Same quarter as Secretary of State.Ibid, p. 58.
Lord Harrington2511649 days as same to 1741–2, Feb. 12, the day he surrendered the seals.Ibid.
Nath. Cowdery - -25001742, Lady Day quarter, extra service in the Auditor of the Receipt's office.Ibid, p. 69.
Clerks of the Treasury, detailed.30000Same quarter's salaries - -Ibid. p. 70.
Carleton Hayward -5000Same quarter as a solicitor for negotiating Treasury affairs.Ibid.
Sir Thomas Allin and Wentworth Odiarne.49100Same, as 2 of His Majesty's Serjeants at Arms.Ibid, p. 71.
March 30Henry Fane -50001742, Lady Day, digesting, &c. records in the Treasury Office.Money Book XL. p. 71.
Charles Bettridge, porter at the Exchequer Gate.500Same, for better securing His Majesty's treasure.Order Book XVII. p. 49.
Henry Ballow, senior deputy Chamberlain of the Exchequer.1000Same, looking up said treasure.Ibid.
Horatio Walpole -12500Half year to 1742, Lady Day, as Auditor of the Plantations.Ibid, p. 193.
David Polhill125001742, Lady Day quarter, as Keeper of the Records in the Tower.Ibid, p. 175.
The clerks and ministers of the Receipt.35001 year from 1741, March 25, levying, &c., tallies in vacation time.Ibid, p. 275.
Robert. Lord Walpole. Ranger. &c., of Richmond Park.44501742, Lady Day quarter for self and officers of said park.Money Book XL. p. 94.
Lord Carteret, a Principal Secretary of State.2101310½1741–2, Feb. 12. to 1742, March 25, on 1,8502. per an. as such.Ibid, p. 469.
Earl of Wilmington and 4 others, detailed, Treasury Lords.2,000001742, Lady day quarter's salaries.Ibid.
Samuel Sandys, Esq.. Chanoellor and Under Treasurer of the Exchequer.40000Same on the allowance in lieu of perquisites formerly enjoyed: over and above the fees of 200l. per an. and robes, and vestures, out of the Great Wardrobe, amounting to 34l. 13s. 4d.Ibid.
Thomas Mann -16500Same for incidents and servants of the Treasury office.Ibid, p. 470.
Edward Bryant, messenger of the Chamber.1500Same, attending the TreasuryIbid.
Same - - -1500Same, as Treasury messenger to attend the Customs.Ibid, p. 471.
John, Earl of Hyndford, Envoy Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Prussia.66400Ordinary 1740–1, Jan. 1, the day of his departure, to 1741, June 24, and 2 tills of extras, detailed.
Appending:—Certificate and said bills.
Ibid, pp. 471, 472.
40000Ordinary 1740–1, Jan. 1, the day of his departure, to 1741, June 24, and 2 tills of extras, detailed.
Appending:—Certificate and said bills.
Ibid, pp. 471, 472.
Melchior Guy Dickens, late Secretary at Berlin.182001741, June 24 quarter, and 1 bill of extras, detailed.Ibid,
100001741, June 24 quarter, and 1 bill of extras, detailed.Ibid,
Samuel Hawker, sheriff of Gloucester.4000Reward paid for arrest of Benj. Bernard and James Pewtress.Ibid, p. 453.
John Storey, same of Nottingham.3511Overpayment on his account for the year to 1740, Sept. 29.Ibid, p. 455.
William Cheshyre, same of Chester.101130Same on same to 1741, Sept. 29.Ibid.
March 31Robert Tape -121001740, Lady Day quarter, keeping Register of Public Loans in Auditor of Receipt's office.Order Book XVII. p. 330.
William Caulfield, Inspector of Roads and Bridges in North Britain.50000The tenth annual allowance for repairing roads and bridges in the Highlands.
Appending: Lieut. Gen. Jasper Clayton's certificate.
King's Warrant Book XXXIV. pp. 576–8.
Lieut. Gen. Jasper Clayton6890To complete 1,009l. 11s. Od. for 1741 for repairing the road from Stirling to Crieff.
Appending: Clayton's memorial.
Ibid, pp. 518–19.
Elizabeth Amproux de la Massaie and Lucy Elizabeth Amproux, her daughter.5000Pensions of the like nature with those formerly payable by Jacob de la Motte Blagny.Ibid, p. 520.
per an.
each.