Warrants for the Payment of Money
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'Warrants for the Payment of Money: 1743, January-March', Calendar of Treasury Books and Papers, Volume 5: 1742-1745 (1903), pp. 388-401. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=92039 Date accessed: 26 July 2014.


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1742.
TABLE II.
Warrants, Orders, Privy Seals and Sign Manuals relating to the Payment of Money.
1742–3.
Date.Payee.Amount.The Account on which the Order or Warrant is madeReference.
£s.d.
1742. Nov. 15William Emerson, Keeper of the Gate in Hyde Park.6500Watering the road from said gate to Kensington Palace, 1742. Summer season.Money Book XLI p. 144.
1742–3. Jan. 3Sir Charles Wager, Treasurer of the Navy.1,000,00000Imprest for the Navy and Victualling.King's Warrant Book XXXV. p. 135.
John Plumptre, Treasurer of the Ordnance.150,00000Same for the Ordnance - -Ibid.
Thomas Winnington, Cofferer of the Household.100,00000Same for the ordinary and extraordinary expense of the Household.Ibid, p. 136.
Jan. 4Luke Gardiner5,34811Charges of transporting from Ireland 7 regiments due to Alderman John Maccarell. Appending:—Said Gardiner's petition and detailed bill certified.Ibid, XXXV. pp. 132–4.
Rob. Robinson -250001741, Xmas quarter - -Order Book XVII. p. 365.
Jan. 5House Duties establishment6821001742, Xmas quarter, salary and incidents bills.Money Book XLI. pp. 52, 127.
15011742, Xmas quarter, salary and incidents bills.Money Book XLI. pp. 52, 127.
Lord Masham, King's Remembrancer in the Exchequer.4378101 year to 1742, Xmas, for parchment books for Customs in the outports and London port.Ibid, p. 174.
54261 year to 1742, Xmas, for parchment books for Customs in the outports and London port.Ibid, p. 174.
James Glen -200001742, Xmas quarter as Governor, &c., of South Carolina.Order Book XVII. p. 312.
Jan. 10Arthur Onslow -50000100 days as Speaker of the House of Commons to 1742–3, Jan. 4.King's Warrant Book XXXV. p. 137.
Jan. 11Anne, Countess Dowager of Strafford, administratrix of Thomas late Earl of Strafford.83911Farm of Post Fines for the year ended 1742. Sept. 29. answered direct to the Crown by the sheriffs in excess of the late Earl of Strafford's farm of same.
Prefixing:— certificate.
Money Book XLI.p. 179–80.
Thomas Ripley, Keeper of the King s private roads, &c.97681 year to 1742, June 23
Appending:—Lord Chamberlain's certificate.
Ibid, pp. 186–7.
William Cowper - -461681741, Xmas quarter, salary -Ibid, p. 92.
Thomas Odell -5000Same, same - - -Ibid.
Jan. 11Thomas Lowther2,00000His Majesty's Special Service.Money Book XLI. p. 83.
Civil List, Scotland -8,911121742, Xmas quarter -North Britain Booh XIII. pp. 350–3.
Salt establishment, ibid.75000Same quarter, salary bill -Ibid, pp. 354–6.
Customs establishment, ibid.4,900120Same, same - -Ibid, pp. 357–69.
Jan. 13Duke of St. Albans -2000For 1742, winter season, for hay for the deer in Old Windsor Walk.Money Book XLI. p. 180.
Col. Humphrey Bland; Brig. Gen. Archibald Hamilton.2,16000Levy money for 144 horses and accoutrements to mount the additional men of their regiments.King's Warrant Book XXXV p. 139.
each.
King of Sweden, as Landgrave of Hesse Cassel.9,023891742, Xmas quarter, on the subsidy of 150,000 Crowns as by the treaty of 1740, May 9.Ibid.
Ernest,Baron Steinberg, who is authorised to to receive same.139,31350Levy money for the troops of Hanover, in the pay of Great Britain, viz. 4,692 horse and 8,127 foot.Ibid, p. 141.
John Selwyn, senr., Treasurer to the late Queen.6621681742, Lady Day quarter, salaries, &c. for Richmond Lodge, and fees thereon. Appending:—Account.Ibid, pp. 142–3.
441601742, Lady Day quarter, salaries, &c. for Richmond Lodge, and fees thereon. Appending:—Account.Ibid, pp. 142–3.
John Gore - -50,00000For bills of exchange for the Queen of Hungary,Ibid, p. 54.
Jan. 14George Gamier, Apothecary General of the Army.86342Medicine, materials, and utensils provided for the hospital in Ghent.Ibid, p. 140.
Same - - -1,07955Same for same at Jamaica, and for the Independent Company in New Providence.Ibid.
Same - - -1,61596Same for same in Flanders -Ibid, p. 141.
Jan. 15Bank of England -70,000001 year to 1743. June 24, being 4per cent. on 1,750,000l. out of the duty on coals continued anno 1728.Order Book XVII. p. 167.
Jan. 17Duke of Richmond, Master of the Horse.10,00000Extraordinaries of the Stables.King's Warrant Book XXXV. p. 138.
Jan. 18Thomas Lowther -80000To answer a bill of exchange drawn from Stockholm by Melchior Guy Dickens.Ibid, p. 137.
John Selwyn, junr.4,0291711742, Lady day quarter for the late Queen s servants.Ibid, p. 138.
Earl of Jersey -416134Same quarter as Warden Chief Justice, and Justice in Eyre Trent South.Money Book XLI. p. 125; Order Book XVII. p. 262.
(? 375l.)
Lord Abergavenny -17500Same as Master of the JewelsMoney Book ibid.
John, Lord Hervey -653150Same as [late] Privy Seal -Ibid, pp. 126. 186
182100Same as [late] Privy Seal -Ibid, pp. 126. 186
Jan. 18Duke of Grafton - -750001742, Lady Day quarter, pension.Money Book XLI. p. 126.
Earl of Harrington -1,000001742, June 24 quarter, as President of the Privy Council.Ibid, p. 127.
Augustus Schutz, Master of the Robes.5281631742, Lady Day quarter's expense of the Office of Robes.King's Warrant Book XXXV. p. 144.
William Ellis -85000Royal bounty -Ibid.
Viscount Weymouth. Keeper of Hyde Park.100001742, Lady Day for keepers, &c., hay, &c., of said park.Money Book XLI. p. 5.
Same as Ranger and Keeper of St. James's Park.22289Same, for salaries. &c., for said park.Ibid.
Four Clerks of the Privy Council.62100Same, salaries and for attending Plantation business.Ibid, p. 6.
2500Same, salaries and for attending Plantation business.Ibid, p. 6.
each.
Duke of Dorset -385001742. Sept. 29 quarter's annuity.Ibid, p. 7.
Same - -27500Same quarter as Lord Warden of the Cinque Ports.Ibid.
Duke of Bolton -300001742, Lady Day quarter's annuity.Ibid, p. 8.
Earl of Warwick -20000Same, same - -Ibid.
Duke of St. Albans -34326Same, fees. &c., as Master of the Hawks.Ibid. p. 9.
Same - -25000Same quarter's pension - -Ibid.
Robert Trevor, Envoy, &c., to the States General.72000Same, ordinary and one bill of extras detailed.Ibid, p. 181.
15000Same, ordinary and one bill of extras detailed.Ibid, p. 181.
Jan. 25Hawkers and Pedlars establishment.470001742, Xmas quarter's salary bill for officers,Ibid, p. 135.
Corporation of Lyme Regis.5000Half-year due 1742, Sept. 29, on the annuity, for. the “Cobb” pier.Ibid, p. 187.
Wine Licence establishment.5771001742, Xmas quarter, salary and incident bills.Ibid, pp. 62, 63.
4210101742, Xmas quarter, salary and incident bills.Ibid, pp. 62, 63.
Excise establishment, Scotland.1,882410¼Same quarter's salary bill -North Britain Book XIII. pp. 370–2.
Thomas Lowther30000To answer a bill of exchange drawn by Sir Cyril Wych, at St. Petersburg.King's Warrant Book XXXV. p. 145.
Thomas Revell -4,71912Victualling Gibraltar. 1742, August. 9 to Oct. 3, and additional allowance on same.
Appending:—Report and lists.
Ibid, pp. 145–7.
6744Victualling Gibraltar. 1742, August. 9 to Oct. 3, and additional allowance on same.
Appending:—Report and lists.
Ibid, pp. 145–7.
Messrs. Burrell and Bristow.1,519410Victualling regiments in Minorca with salt beef 1742, August 25 to Oct. 24.
Appending:— Report.
Ibid, pp. 147–8.
Henry Pelham, Paymaster of the Forces.400,00000Further imprest for tho forces, anno 1743.Ibid, p. 131.
Bank of England -20,000001 year to 1743, Michaelmas, on 500,000l., part left unredeemed of 2,000.000l. in Exchequer bills under 11 Geo. I.Order Book XVII. p. 79.
Jan. 27Thomas Villiers - -30000Equipage, on his employ at the Courts of several Princes of Germany.Money of Book XLI. p. 187.
Excise establishment, Scotland.783111742. Xmas quarter's incidents bill.North Britain Book XIII. pp. 372–4.
Duke of Montagu, Master of the Great Wardrobe.20,00000Imprest for the service of the Great Wardrobe.King's Warrant Book XXXV. p. 150.
Jan. 28John Burnaby, minister to the Swiss Cantons.3l. a day and 300l.Ordinary to date from 1742–3, Jan. 3, and equipage.Ibid, p. 151.
Feb. 1Post Office establishment, General and Penny.2,1511581742, June 24 and Sept. 29, and Xmas quarters' salary bills.Money Book XLI. p. 15.
529141742, June 24 and Sept. 29, and Xmas quarters' salary bills.Money Book XLI. p. 15.
2,1511581742, June 24 and Sept. 29, and Xmas quarters' salary bills.Money Book XLI. p. 15.
529141742, June 24 and Sept. 29, and Xmas quarters' salary bills.Money Book XLI. p. 15.
2,1511581742, June 24 and Sept. 29, and Xmas quarters' salary bills.Money Book XLI. p. 15.
529141742, June 24 and Sept. 29, and Xmas quarters' salary bills.Money Book XLI. p. 15.
Same - - -2,6294111742, Lady Day and Midsummer quarter's incidents.Ibid, pp. 188–90.
1,7561081742, Lady Day and Midsummer quarter's incidents.Ibid, pp. 188–90.
[?]John Smith and Samuel Smith, deputy Chamberlains of the Exchequer Court.151114Allowance on 1,515 670l. 19s.d., paid into the Exchequer for the year ended 1741, Xmas, by the Receiver General of Customs.
Prefixing:—Certificate.
Ibid, p. 191.
Feb. 1Hugh Andrews and John Spencer.221001742, Lady Day quarter, as Keepers of the Council Chamber, and for attending Plantation business.Ibid, p. 132.
18501742, Lady Day quarter, as Keepers of the Council Chamber, and for attending Plantation business.Ibid, p. 132.
Henry, Earl of Lincoln.1,00000As a Gentleman of the Bedchamber, loco William, Earl of Essex, deceased, to date from 1742–3, Jan. 21.King's Warrant Book XXXV. pp. 150–1.
per an.
Feb. 3Lord Tyrawley, late Envoy Extraordinary to Portugal.200001741, June 24 to August 17, on his ordinary.
Appending:—Certificate of the ceasing of said ordinary on said date.
Money Book XLI. pp. 191–2.
Feb. 4John Lethieullier, Remembrancer of London98140City [Corporation wine] impost for the year to 1742, Xmas.Ibid, p. 193.
John Burnaby, Minister Plenipotentiary to the Swiss Cantons.273001 quarter in advance on his ordinary; and equipage.Ibid, p. 187.
300001 quarter in advance on his ordinary; and equipage.Ibid, p. 187.
Feb. 8John Tinker, Governor of the Bahamas.45650Allowance for provisioning his independent company, 1741, Dec. 25 to 1742, Dec. 25.
Appending:—Report.
King's Warrant Book XXXV. pp. 152–3.
Henry Pelham, Paymaster General of the Forces.500,00000Imprest for the support of the House of Austria as by the resolution of the Commons of 1742–3, Jan. 21.Ibid, pp. 153–4.
Charles Hanbury Williams.206,253150Imprest for 11,550 marines, anno 1743.Ibid, pp. 154–5.
Feb. 9Charles Compton,Envoy Extraordinary to Portugal.92000Half-year to 1742, Xmas, on his ordinary.Money Book XLI. p. 192.
Feb. 10Thomas Mathews, Vice-Admiral of the Red, and Commander in Chief of the fleet in the Mediterranean.300Ordinary on his appointment as Commissary and Plenipotentiary for the affairs of Italy, to date from 1741–2, March 12.King's Warrant Book XXXV. pp. 179–80.
per diem.
Feb. 12Rogers Holland and 4 others detailed.100001742, Trinity term as Welsh Justices.Order Book XVII. p. 420
each.
Feb. 14William Baker -4,20318132/47In further part of 20.000l. for expenses by the fire at Charleston, Carolina.
Appending:—List of tire certificates (of sufferers by said fire).
King's Warrant Book XXXV. pp. 156–7.
Feb. 15John Eggington - -5109Duties on liquors destroyed by fire.
Prefixing:—Excise Commissioners' report.
Warrant not relating to Money XXVII p. 111.
Bank of England for circulating Exchequer bills.21,256473 months to 1742–3, Jan. 24.
Appending:—Statement of said bills outstanding.
Money Book XLI. p. 85.
Marianne Tournie and Magdeleane Tournie.2500Pension in lieu of one to the like amount hitherto paid to their mother, Blanche Tournie, in the name of Blanch Fournier.King's Warrant Book XXXV. p. 158.
per an.
Feb. 17Hawkers and Pedlars establishment.21436Half-year to 1742, Xmas, incidents bill.Money Book XLI. p. 193.
John Scrope -1,30000Secret Service -King's Warrant Book XXXV. p. 158.
Edward Finch -50000As a Groom of the Bedchamber, to date from 1742, July 14.Ibid, pp. 159–60.
per an.
Feb. 21Nathl. Gundry, a King's Counsel.4000Dormant warrant for wages as such.Money Book XLI. p. 195.
per an.
John Pollen a Justice of Carmarthen. Pembroke and Cardigan.40000Same for same from 1742, March 30.Ibid.
per an.
Sir Dudley Rider, Attorney General, and his clerk, respectively.105001 year to 1742–3, Jan. 28. for attending the Board of Trade.Ibid, p. 197.
101001 year to 1742–3, Jan. 28. for attending the Board of Trade.Ibid, p. 197.
Attorney General -8168Same on his salary as such -Ibid.
John Sharpe -1,00000Imprest for Crown law expensesIbid, p. 115.
Feb. 24Sir Cyril Wich, Envoy Extraordinary to the Czarina of Muscovy.450001742, Lady Day quarters ordinary and 1 bill of extras, detailed.Ibid. p. 198.
650001742, Lady Day quarters ordinary and 1 bill of extras, detailed.Ibid. p. 198.
Walter Titley, Envoy, &c., to the King of Denmark.45000Same and 2 same, detailed (including expenses in attending the Danish Court in a progress through Fünen, Jutland, Scheswig and Holstein).Ibid.
10000Same and 2 same, detailed (including expenses in attending the Danish Court in a progress through Fünen, Jutland, Scheswig and Holstein).Ibid.
23500Same and 2 same, detailed (including expenses in attending the Danish Court in a progress through Fünen, Jutland, Scheswig and Holstein).Ibid.
Feb. 24Edward French, Envoy Extraord, and Plenip. to the Empress of Russia.60000Ordinary, 1741–2, Jan. 9 to 1742, March 25, and one bill, of extras, detailed (including Richard Meggot's journey, express, from St. Petersburg to Hanover, with news of the battle of Wilmanstrand).Money Book XLI. p. 199
141186Ordinary, 1741–2, Jan. 9 to 1742, March 25, and one bill, of extras, detailed (including Richard Meggot's journey, express, from St. Petersburg to Hanover, with news of the battle of Wilmanstrand).Money Book XLI. p. 199
John, Earl of Hyndford, Envoy, &c., to Prussia.720001742, Lady Day quarter's ordinary and 1 bill of extras, detailed.Ibid.
108801742, Lady Day quarter's ordinary and 1 bill of extras, detailed.Ibid.
Sir Thomas Robinson. Minister Plenipotentiary at Vienna.45000Same and same, detailed (including his servant Nathan Draper's journey, Sept. 8, from Presburg to Breslau, and Dresden and back, and same on Feb. 14 last, from Vienna to Brünn, and Skalicz (“Scheletas”) and back via Brunn).Ibid, p. 200.
47300Same and same, detailed (including his servant Nathan Draper's journey, Sept. 8, from Presburg to Breslauand Dresden and back, and same on Feb. 14 last, from Vienna to Brünn, and Skalicz (“Scheletas”) and back via Brunn). Ibid, p. 200.
Thomas Villiers, Envoy Extraordinary to the King of Poland.45000Same and same detailed (including mourning for the Empress Amelia, mother to the Queen of Poland).Ibid. pp. 200 210.
25000Same and same detailed (including mourning for the Empress Amelia, mother to the Queen of Poland).Ibid. pp. 200 210.
Melchior Guy Dickens. Resident in Sweden.2871001 bill of extras, detailed -Ibid, p. 201.
James Cope, Resident with the Hanse Towns.270001742, Lady Day quarters ordinary and 1 bill of extras, detailed.Ibid.
75001742 Lady Day quarters ordinary and 1 bill of extras, detailed.Ibid.
Horatio Mann - -27000Same ordinary as Resident to the Grand Duke of Tuscany.Ibid, p. 202.
Arthur Villettes - -27000Same as Resident with the King of Sardinia.Ibid.
John Laye - -9000Same, residing at DunkirkIbid.
Brinley Skinner - -13500Same till provided for in His Majesty's service.Ibid.
John Burnaby Parker12500Same, on his employ at OportoIbid.
Ambrose Stanyford -15000Same as Agent and Consul General at Algiers.Ibid, p. 203.
William Reed - -9500Same as Consul General at Tripoli.Ibid.
William Cayley - -5000Same as Consul at Cadiz -Ibid.
Jonn Dean -5000Same as same in Flanders -Ibid.
William Latton - -62106One quarter to 1741–2, March 1, as same at Tetuan.Ibid.
Charles Holzendorff -100001742, Lady Day quarter allowance.Ibid.
Monsieur Ignatius de Wasner, Minister Plenipotentiary from the Queen of Hungary.150,00000In part of 500,000l. for support of the House of Austria and restoring the balance of power.King's Warrant Book XXXV. p. 162.
Robert Cheeke, sheriff of Somerset.4000Reward paid for arrest of Ambrose Davies, a felon.Money Book XLI. p. 24.
March 1Philip Sharpe, for the under clerks of the Privy Council.20000One year to 1742 Xmas, for writing letters to the public offices, &c.Ibid, p. 204.
March 1John Sharpe, Solicitor for the affairs of the Treasury.900140Rewards for convictors of street robbers.
Appending:—List of same.
Money Book XLI. p. 205.
Henry, Earl of Pembroke.500001742, Lady Day quarter, as Groom of the Stole.Ibid, p. 206.
Duke of Marlborough and 9 others, detailed, and the executors of the Earl of Essex.25000Same quarter as Gentlemen of the Bedchamber.Ibid.
each.
Sir Robert Rich and 5 others, detailed.12500Same as Grooms of sameIbid, p. 207.
each.
Sidney Beauclerk, esq., commonly called Lord Sidney Beauclerk.15000Same quarter as Vice-Chamberlain of the Household.Ibid.
Earl of Stair, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the States General.1,30000In full of 2,600 for ordinary. 1741–2, March 13 (day of departure) to 1742, Sept. 11, and 1 bill of extras, detailed.
Appending:—Certificate of departure.
Ibid, p. 203,
80000In full of 2,600 for ordinary. 1741–2, March 13 (day of departure) to 1742, Sept. 11, and 1 bill of extras, detailed.
Appending:—Certificate of departure.
Ibid, p. 203,
Anne Desmaizeaux, wife to Peter Desmaizeaux.3s. 6d. a day.Pension from date hereof on the Irish establishment, instead of one to the like amount hitherto paid to her husband, and which is henceforth to cease.Irish Book IX. p. 388.
Sir Charles Gilmour, Paymaster of Works.40,00000Imprest for the service of the Works.King's Warrant Book XXXV p. 163.
Mathew Woodford -82800Victualling Placentia and Annapolis, 1742, Oct. 1 to Dec. 31.
Appending:—Report.
Ibid, p. 164.
Thomas Revell -1,263122Insurance on provisions sent to Gibraltar for 1 year to 1740–1, Jan. 25.
Appending:—Report.
Ibid, p. 147.
Same - -4,66538½1/7Ordinary and additional allowance for victualling Gibraltar garrison for 2 months to 1742, Nov. 28.
Appending:—Report and lists.
Ibid, pp. 165–7.
313111¾5/7Ordinary and additional allowance for victualling Gibraltar garrison for 2 months to 1742, Nov. 28.
Appending:—Report and lists.
Ibid, pp. 165–7.
March 2Monsieur Jerome de Salis sent on special affairs to the Republic of the Grisons.1,37500Ordinary as such, 1742, March 25 to Dec. 25. and equipage.Ibid, p. 163.
50000Ordinary as such, 1742, March 25 to Dec. 25. and equipage.Ibid, p. 163.
William Finch, Vice-Chamberlain of the Household.60000Dormant warrant for salary as such, to date from 1742. July 13.Ibid, pp. 169–70.
per an.
The Commissioners for building Westminster Bridge.10,00000To complete 20,000l. granted by Parliament in the last session for said work.Ibid, p. 76.
March 3Nicholas Hardinge, Clerk of the House of Commons.1,00000Recompense for loss of fees by printing the Journals of said House.Ibid, p. 167.
March 7John Walker, Usher of the Exchequer Court.226164Necessaries delivered for said Court, 1742. Hilary Term.Order Book XVII. p. 493.
Sir Clement Cotterell Dormer.35000Royal presents to Baron Utterodt, Envoy Extra from Poland: and to Brigr. Burmania, Master of the Horse to the Prince of Orange, who came to notify birth of said Prince s daughter: both being on their departure.King's Warrant Book XXXV. p. 168.
30000Royal presents to Baron Utterodt, Envoy Extra.from Poland: and to Brigr. Burmania, Master of the Horse to the Prince of Orange, who came to notify birth of said Prince s daughter: both being on their departure.King's Warrant Book XXXV. p. 168.
64170Royal presents to Baron Utterodt, Envoy Extra from Poland: and to Brigr. Burmania, Master of the Horse to the Prince of Orange, who came to notify birth of said Prince s daughter: both being on their departure.King's Warrant Book XXXV. p. 168.
March 8Rogers Holland, Thomas Martin, John Trevor, John Pollen, Richard Carter,Henry Procter.100001742, Michaelmas and Hilary terms as Welsh Justices, viz: respectively 1st and 2nd Justices of Carnarvon, Merioneth, Anglesea: of Carmarthen, Pembroke. Cardigan: of Glamorgan, Brecon, Radnor.Order Book XVIII. p. 9.
each.
Commissioners for Trade2,000001742, Lady Day quarter's salaries.Money Book XLI. p. 44.
Thomas Hill, Secretary to said Commissioners.287100Same, salaries and incidents for office of Board of Trade.Ibid, p. 45.
28314Same, salaries and incidents for office of Board of Trade.Ibid, p. 45.
William Peasley2000Passage money as a minister to Newfoundland.Ibid, p. 4.
March 10Paymasters of Exchequer Bills.1,779135Salaries and incidents, &c., of their office.
Appending:—Their memorial.
Ibid, pp. 207–8.
Ralph Jenison, Ranger of Swinley Lodge in Windsor Forest.28000Allowance to him as such, 1740, Xmas, to 1742, Xmas: to be paid by Henry Legge out of wood sales.Warrants not relating to Money XXVII. p. 124.
Thomas Langthorn -5000From the late sheriff of York, for Christ. Grigg's assault.Ibid, p. 127.
John Burnaby Parker -450100Extraordinaries in the royal service at Oporto to 1742. Dec. 31.King's Warrant Book XXXV. p. 170.
Sir Theodore Janssen -13000Allowance to John Walton, for two quarters to 1742, Sept. 25, and fees thereon.
Appending:—Note of Walton's receipts.
Ibid, pp. 170–1.
13000Allowance to John Walton, for two quarters to 1742, Sept. 25, and fees thereon.
Appending:—Note of Walton's receipts.
Ibid, pp. 170–1.
3040Allowance to John Walton, for two quarters to 1742, Sept. 25, and fees thereon.
Appending:—Note of Walton's receipts.
Ibid, pp. 170–1.
March 12William Matthew -300001742, Xmas quarter as Governor, &c., of the Leeward Islands. Order Book XVII. p. 305.
March 14William Burridge -61610Overpayment by Samuel Burridge late Receiver General for part of Devon, to be immediately repaid back into the Exchequer.Ibid, p. 495.
Charles Hope -100001742, Lady Day quarter, annuity.Money Book XLI. p. 89.
Lord Balgony -10000Same, allowance - -Ibid.
Alex. Lord Garlies -20000Same, same -Ibid.
Mungo Haldane - -10000Same, same - -Ibid, p. 90.
Mar. 14Thomas Grant100001742, Lady Day quarter, allowance.Money Book XLI. p. 90.
Earl of Findlater -20000Same, same -Ibid.
Earl of Buchan -10000Same, annuity -Ibid, p. 91.
Capt. George Munro -10000Same, same -Ibid.
Earl of Hyndford20000Same, allowance -Ibid, p. 93.
Earl of Sutherland and others.70000Same, same ut supra, p. 190 -Ibid.
Lord Torpichen -20000Same, allowance -Ibid.
Richard Bentley -5000Same, salary as Keeper of the King's Libraries.Ibid, p. 94.
Samuel Long -5000Same, same -Ibid.
Earl of Kintore -5000Same, annuity -Ibid.
Martha Johnston12100Same, pension -Ibid, p. 96.
George Turbill -5000Same, salary as Keeper of records relating to Forfeited Estates, England.Ibid.
Charles Fitzroy - -65180Half-year to same date, same-Ibid.
Poor ministers of Isle of Man.25001742, Lady Day quarter, annuity.Ibid, p. 97.
George Middleton -15000Same, incidents for Lords of Police.Ibid.
Earl of Crawford et al.42500Same, allowances ut supra, p. 191.Ibid, p. 98.
Robert Cotterell -2500Same, salary - -Ibid, p. 99.
Charles Cotterell -3000Same, same - -Ibid.
Sir Clement Cotterell Dormer.5000Same, same - - -Ibid.
Same - -2500Same, allowance - - -Ibid, p. 103.
Earl of Ilay and George Campbell.5000Same, annuity for Lord William Forbes's children.Ibid.
Lord Bellenden - -20000As heritable usher of the Exchequer Court, Scotland, in place of a salary of 300l. hitherto paid to James Stephen, deputy usher of same.North Britain Book XIII. pp. 376–7.
per an.
Archibald Tod -10000As deputy to said Lord Bellenden in said office.Ibid.
per an.
Solomon Durell - -50000Pension, to date from 1742–3, Feb. 11.King's Warrant Book XXXV. p. 171.
per an.
[?] (fn. 1) Thomas Waite -20000Same, to date from 1742–3, Feb. 11.Ibid, p. 172.
per an.
Mar. 15Robert Robinson -125001742, Lady Day quarter, as Chief Judge of Civil Pleas at Gibraltar.Money Book XLI. p. 231.
March 15Salisbury Cade1500001742, Lady Day quarter, for the Band of Pensioners.Money Book XLI. p. 66.
Robert Smith37100Same quarter as Master of Mechanics.Ibid, p. 168.
Corporation of Dartmouth Hardness.1000Same, on their perpetuityIbid.
Thomas Farrington10000Same quarter, salaryIbid, p. 88.
Charles Shelley7500Same, sameIbid.
Taxes Commissioners -15000Same, same, and land tax incidents.Ibid, pp. 91. 167.
3415Same, same, and land tax incidents.Ibid, pp. 91. 167.
Richard Bradley7500Half-year to same date, salaryIbid, p. 92.
William Cowper -461681742 Lady Day quarter, salaryIbid.
Thomas Odell5000Same, sameIbid.
Andrew Stone4000Same, sameIbid, p. 100.
Sir Charles Dalton5000Same, sameIbid. p. 101.
Duke of Montagu, Master of the Bath.12500Same, for the officers of said Order.Ibid.
William Chetwynde -10000Same, salary -Ibid, p. 102
Earl of Berkeley52100Same, for Dean Forest officersIbid, p. 104.
Engraver of Royal Seals.12100Same, salary -Ibid.
Earl of Tylney -67100Same, for Waltham Forest officers.Ibid, p. 105.
Peter Lord King- -15000Same, salary -Ibid, p. 106.
Duke of St. Albans -4500Same, as Governor of Windsor Castle.Ibid.
Edward Tizard and Thomas Bryer.25000Half-year to same date, salaryIbid, p. 107.
Sergeants at Arms, detailed.198001742, Lady Day quarter, salary. &c.Ibid.
Kings and Heralds at Arms, et al., detailed.2018Half-year to same date, sameIbid, p. 108.
Eton College101001742, Lady Day quarter, perpetuity.Ibid.
Dr. Russell Plumptree1000Same, salary -Ibid. p. 110
Jane Kien -7500Same, sameIbid.
Thomas Graham -28150Same, sameIbid, p. 111.
Heirs of Col. Fairfax -2500Same, perpetuityIbid, p. 112.
Dr. Henry Brooke -1000Same, salary -Ibid, p. 113.
Heirs of Nicholas Yates2500Same, perpetuityIbid.
Mayor of Macclesfield2500Half-year to same date for a town preacher.Ibid.
Berwick Corporation25001742, Lady Day quarter for Tweed Bridge.Ibid, p. 114.
March 15Dr. William Woodford10001742, Lady Day quarter, salary.Money Book XLI. p. 114.
Dr. Francis Dickens1000Same, sameIbid.
Robert Smith - -37100Same, same -Ibid, p. 115.
Edward Eyre -20001 year to 1742, Lady DayIbid, p. 208.
First and second secondary of the Treasurer's Remembrancer's Office.500Same -Ibid, p. 209.
400Same -Ibid, p. 209.
James Johnson, late sheriff of Carmarthen.1000Reward paid by him after closing his accounts.
Prefixing:—Certificate.
Ibid.
John Ellys6676Half-year to same date as keeper of the lions, &c., in the Tower.Ibid, p. 210.
Charles Frewen261341 year to same date as Brunswick Herald.Ibid, p. 211.
John Anstis, junr. -26134Same, as Blanch Coursier -Ibid.
Lieut. Gen. Jasper Clayton, Commander in Chief in North Britain.10s. a day.Allowance for the attendance of an aide de camp to make up 2 aides de camp as usual for a Lieut. Gen. serving abroad; he being ordered to serve in Flanders.King's Warrant Book XXXV. p. 172.
Henry Pelham, Paymaster of the Forces.1,340,2298Imprest for the Guards garrisons and land forces, anno 1743, to complete 2,340,229l. 8s.d.Ibid, p. 173.
March 16John Sharpe, Solicitor for the affairs of the Treasury.80000Proclamation rewards - - Appending:—Account of same.Money Book XLI. p. 212.
March 17Thomas Lowther1,50000His Majesty's special serviceIbid, p. 83.
March 18Sir Thomas Robinson -500001742, Xmas quarter as Capt. Gen., &c., of Barbados, &c.Order Book XVII. p. 496.
March 22Charles Compton, Envoy, &c., to Portugal.75003 bills of extras, detailed, for 3 quarters to 1742–3, Feb. 6 (in each bill an item of 30l. for intelligence).Money Book XLI. p. 210.
75003 bills of extras, detailed, for 3 quarters to 1742–3, Feb. 6 (in each bill an item of 30l. for intelligence).Money Book XLI. p. 210.
75003 bills of extras, detailed, for 3 quarters to 1742–3, Feb. 6 (in each bill an item of 30l. for intelligence).Money Book XLI. p. 210.
Daniel Prevereau -30000To answer a bill of exchange drawn on Andrew Stone by Anthony Thompson at Paris for the King's special service.King's Warrant Book XXXV. p. 178.
The Deputy Paymaster of the Forces in the Netherlands.10,00000In bills on Amsterdam or Antwerp for bread and bread waggons.Ibid, pp. 178–9.
March 24Executors of the Duke of Ancaster.26181741, June 24 to Jan. 1 following, on which day he died, as Chief Justice in Eyre, Trent North.Money Book XLI. p. 214.
George, Earl of Cardigan.961741–2, Feb. 11 to 1742, March 25, as same.Ibid.
Mar. 24Richard Morley -105001743, Lady Day quarter, sorting records in the Receipt.
Appending:—Certificate of work done in said quarter.
Money Book XLI. p. 154.
1743.
Mar. 25
Lord Carteret, a principal Secretary of State.3,00000Secret service -King's Warrant Book XXXV. p. 232.
Mar. 26William Mitford, Receiver General of Sussex.4857Over payment to be immediately repaid back into the Receipt.Order Book XVII. p. 498.
Mar. 28Henry Beeston, late Second Justice of Carmarthen, Pembroke and Cardigan.28910¼1741–2, Feb. 12 to March 11, being the day on which he surrendered said office.Ibid, p. 498.
Horatio Walpole -12500Half-year to 1743, Lady Day, as Auditor of the Plantations.Ibid, p. 459.
Mar. 29John Sharpe - -336601742, July 28 to 1743. Lady Day, as Solicitor for the Treasury.Money Book XLI. p. 215.
Hackney Coaches and Chairs establishment.113168Incidents bill for 1743, Lady Day quarter.Ibid, p. 216.
[?]George, Earl of Cardigan.25001742. June 24 quarter, as Chief Justice, &c., Trent North.Ibid.
Mar. 29John Selwyn, junr., Treasurer and Receiver General to the Princesses Amelia and Caroline.3,65461743, Lady Day quarter's establishment for the Princesses Amelia and Caroline and Princesses Mary and Louisa.Ibid, p. 152
1,163601743, Lady Day quarter's establishment for the Princesses Amelia and Caroline and Princesses Mary and Louisa.Ibid, p. 152
Duke of Cumberland -3,00000Same quarter's establishment.Ibid, p. 153.
Clerks of the Treasury30000Same quarter's salaries - -Ibid, p. 122.
Henry Ballowe and Abraham Farley.40001742, Michaelmas and Hilary terms, sorting and ordering records.Order Book XVII. p. 398.
John Beresford et al., clerks.771001743, Lady Day quarter, making up books of public revenue.Money Book XLI. p. 19.
Customs officers, London port.8,687109Same quarter's salary bill -Customs Book XV. p. 14.
Same, outports -12,87962Same - -Ibid, p. 49.
Robert Tape -12100Same quarter, keeping Register of Public Loans in office of Auditor of Receipt.Order Book XVII. p. 330.
Charles Bettridge, porter at the Exchequer Gate.500Same quarter, securing His Majesty's treasureIbid, p. 49.
Henry Ballow, senior deputy Chamberlain of the Exchequer.1000Same, locking up said treasure.Ibid.
Richard Morley - -12000Same quarter, for Chapter House Records.Money Book XLI. p. 32.
David Polhill -37100Same, sorting &c., records in the Tower.Ibid, p. 33.
Mar. 29George Holmes25001743, Lady Day quarter, as Chief Clerk for the sorting, &c., of records in the Tower.Money Book XLI. p. 32.
Richard Andrews -37100Same, as Solicitor, &c. in the Exchequer Court.Ibid, p. 34.
John Couraud -2500Same, as Latin Secretary -Ibid.
Treasury Lords -2,00000Same, salaries - -Ibid, p. 35.
Samuel Sandys -40000Same, as Chancellor of the Exchequer.Ibid.
Nathl. Cowdery - -2500Same, for services in Auditor of Receipt's Office.Ibid, p, 36.
Edward Bryant -1500Same, as Messenger to the Treasury and Customs.Ibid.
1500Same, as Messenger to the Treasury and Customs.Ibid.
Sir Thomas Allin and Wentworth Odiarne.49100Same, as Sergeants at Arms - Ibid, p. 37.
Thomas Mann, et al., detailed.16500Same, servants, detailed, and incidents (fire candles mops, brooms) of the Treasury.Ibid, p. 38.
Carlton Hayward -5000Same, as a Solicitor for negotiating Treasury affairs.Ibid.
Henry Fane -5000Same, sorting, &c. Treasury records.Ibid, p. 39.
Duke of Newcastle, Lord Carteret, Marquess of Tweeddale.462100Same, as Principal Secretaries of State.Ibid, pp. 40, 41.
Prince of Wales - -12,50000Same, allowance -Ibid, p. 41.
Mar. 30Thomas Jones1,50000Incidents of the 1743 lottery, to be accounted for to the managers and directors of said lottery.Ibid, p. 215.
Hackney Coaches establishment.2801001743, Lady Day quarter, salary bill.Ibid, p. 50.
David Polhill -12500Same quarter, as Keeper of the Records in the Tower.Order Book XVII. p. 175.
John Scrope -10,00000Secret Service -King's Warrant Book XXXV. p. 180.
John Selwyn, junr. -3,9541711742 June 24 quarter, for the late Queen's servants and pensions.Ibid, p. 181.
John Selwyn, senr., Treasurer to said late Queen.8731711Same, for Richmond Lodge and fees thereon.
Appending:—Account of allowances, &c., for said Lodge.
Ibid, pp. 181–3.
5536Same, for Richmond Lodge and fees thereon.
Appending:—Account of allowances, &c., for said Lodge.
Ibid, pp. 181–3.
Arthur Collins -10000Royal bounty - -Ibid, p. 91.
Mar. 31Thomas Revel -2,320963/7Charge and additional charge for victualling Gibraltar garrison, one month to 1742, Dec. 26.
Appending:—Report and lists.
Ibid, pp. 184–5.
155148¾1/7Charge and additional charge for victualling Gibraltar garrison, one month to 1742, Dec. 26.
Appending:—Report and lists.
Ibid, pp. 184–5.
Same - - -1,447170Insurance on provisions for same for one year ended 1741–2, Jan. 24.Ibid, pp. 185–6.
John, Earl of Stair -20s. per diem.As Governor of Minorca, to date from 1742, April 14.Ibid, pp. 186–7.
March 31Monsieur Ignatius de Wasner, Minister Plenipotentiary from Maria Theresia.150,00000In further part of 500,000l. voted for the support of the House of Austria.King's Warrant Book XXXV. p. 187.
John Gore - -22826Victualling the Independent Company at New Providence for 6 months from 1742, Dec 25.Ibid, p. 188.
Messrs. Burrell and Bristow.1,106140Provisions for Minorca garrison, 1742, Oct. 25 to Dec. 24.
Appending:—Report.
Ibid, pp. 190–1.
Galfridus Mann -5,322184Clothing for the 10 Companies and 25 Independent Companies of Invalids.Ibid, p. 194.
Robert Lord Walpole44501743, Lady Day quarter for Richmond Park.Money Book XLI. p. 42.

Footnotes

1 Entry dated 1742, June 14, in original. Undoubtedly a clerical slip, as the warrant is directed to Edward Hooper as Paymaster of Pensions. Hooper was only appointed Paymaster of Pensions by royal warrant of date 1742, July 13.