Office-Holders in Modern Britain: Volume 11 (Revised), Court Officers, 1660-1837. Originally published by University of London, London, 2006.
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Treasurer of the Household 1660–1837
The office of treasurer of the household was a sinecure for most of the period. He was appointed by royal warrant and received a white staff on entering office. (fn. 1) The remuneration originally amounted to £1,200 consisting of wages of £123 14s 8d and board wages of £1,076 5s 4d., plus lodgings and plate worth £400. (fn. 2) In 1812 the salary was fixed at £904. (fn. 3)