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Downe Parish, Land Tax Assessment, 1812


Transcribed by Henry Mantell and other volunteers at the then Centre for Kentish Studies, Maidstone.
The Downe Land Tax Assessments, 1780-1831 under reference Q/RPL/109 was microfilmed and is available on FHL British Film #1469943, Item 4. In some cases, the original manuscripts were examined with the permission and courtesy of the Archive.

      Assessors: Richard Wood, William Sales.

PageLineProprietors' SurnamesProprietors' Given NamesTax AssessedOccupiers' SurnamesOccupiers' Given NamesTax Rate Amount
1st1Carew Esqr.Richd.  WoodRichd.  
1st2Lubbock Esqr.J. Wm.  HimselfHimself 
1st3WaltonMessrs.  WaltonAmelia  
1st4PhillipsThomas  Himself & othersHimself & others 
1st5RavenhillWm.  HimselfHimself 
1st6Smith and othersMessrs  ThemselvesThemselves 
1st7BestWilliam  HimselfHimself 
1st8ToyRichd.  WynnSarah  
1st9BestJno.  HimselfHimself 
1st10Wells Esq.Jno.  StowWillm.  
2nd11BestWm.  StevensEdwd.  
2nd12Best [Do.]Wm.  FlemmingWm.  
2nd13Askew Esq.Thos.  HimselfHimself 
2nd14WoodRich  HimselfHimself 
2nd15AngellerMary  Do.Do. 
2nd16GearySir Wm.  ElliottRichd.  
2nd17Geary [Do.]Sir Wm.  SmithJn  
2nd18AllenMessrs  Do.Do. 
2nd19SmithGeo.  Do.Do. 
2nd20GloverRichd.  Do.Do. 
2nd21Glover [Do.]Richd.  SalesWm.  
2nd22SmithGeo.  TownThos.  
2nd23GoringeMr.  OsborneThos.  
2nd24WhiffinWm.  HimselfHimself 
2nd25Dyke Bart.Sir Thos.  HardingJames  
2nd26Pocock Esqr.Geo.  HimselfHimself 
3rd27BaxterJohn  TullyThos.  
3rd28BestWm.  DurlingWidow  
3rd29WoodRichd.  JonesMr.