Freshwater Parish Poor Rates

1720-1844 Churchwardens Accounts AC2003/009 [FRE/I/1]

The Quarter Sett Book for Freshwater

Peter Woodford James Norris Churchwardens for the year 1720

Peter Woodford for Walls 0 - 1 - 0

1721

Samuell White for Walls 0 - 3 - 0

1726

John Osburne for Guyers 00 – 00 – 04

Do. for Walls 00 – 01 – 00

1752

Laz. Lacey for Walls 00 – 01 – 00

1765

Lazarus Lacey for Guyers 0 – 2 – 0

Do. for Bartletts 0 – 0 – 4

Do. for Abrams 0 – 0 – 8

Do. for Walls 0 – 1 – 0

1781

John Lacey for Walls 0 - 1 - 9

1785

Edward Rushworth Esqr. for Afton 0 - 13 - 6

Mrs. Lacey for Walls 0 - 1 - 9

1798

Mrs. Hicks for Afton 0 - 12 - 6

Edward Rushworth Esqr. for the Farm

and part of Hookhill 0 - 6 - 3

Mr. Cotton for Walls 0 - 1 - 9

1814

Rushworth Edwd. Esqr. for Farringford 0 - 4 - 10½

1822

Hamborough__ Esq. for Farringford 0 - 5 - 1½

1825 4½ d. in the pound

41 Hamborough John for Farringford 0 - 5 - 4½

1767-1844 Overseers of the Poor - Poor Rates AC2003/009 [FRE/I/1]

1767 until 1777

Lazarus Lacey for Guyers 0 – 14 – 0

Do. for Walls 0 – 14 – 0

Do. for Haywards 0 – 6 – 0

Do. for Bartletts and Silcombs 0 – 2 – 0

Do. Down Close 0 – 1 – 6

1778 until 1785

John Lacey for Guyers 0 – 15 – 0

Do. for Walls 0 – 17 – 6

Do. for Bartletts and Silcombs 0 – 2 – 6

Do. Down Close 0 – 1 – 10½

1786

Mrs. Lacey for Guyers 0 – 15 – 0

Do. for Walls 0 – 17 – 6

Do. for Bartletts and Silcombs 0 – 2 – 6

Do. Down Close 0 – 1 – 10½

1787

Osborn Dore for Guyers 0 – 15 – 0

Do. for Walls 0 – 17 – 6

Do. for Bartletts and Silcombs 0 – 2 – 6

Do. Down Close 0 – 1 – 10½

1790

Osborn Dore for Guyers 0 – 15 – 0

Do. for Walls 0 – 17 – 6

Do. for Bartletts and Silcombs 0 – 4 – 4½

1791

Osborn Dore for Guyers 0 – 15 – 0

Do. for Bartletts and Silcombs 0 – 4 – 4½

Benjamin Cotton for Walls 0 – 17 – 6

1792 Freshwater in the year of our Lord 1792

A Rate made for the Relief of the Poor of the said parish. By the Churchwardens and Overseers of the Poor and Other Principal Inhabitants at the Rate of 2s. 6d. on the pound

Edwd. Rushworth Esqr. for Afton 8 - 2 - 6

Do. for his Tithes 1 - 2 - 6

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Lord Toughear Holmes Esqr. for the Farm 1 - 5 - 0

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Edwd. Rushworth Esqr. for Willmingham 4 - 7 - 6

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Edwd. Rushworth Esqr. for East Mill 0 - 17 - 6

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Edwd. Rushworth Esqr. for Salters Close 0 - 1 - 3

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Benjn. Cotton for Walls 0 - 17 - 6

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1793 - 2s. 6d. on the pound

Edward Rushworth Esqr. for the Farm

and part of Hook hill 3 - 2 - 6

Do. for Jolliffes 0 - 17 - 6

Do. for Salters Close 0 - 1 - 3

Do. for the Tithes of Jolliffes 0 - 2 - 6

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Mr. Hicks for Afton 8 - 2 - 6

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Benjamin Cotton for Walls 0 - 17 -6

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1794 - 2s. 6d. on the pound

Edward Rushworth Esqr. for the Farm

and part of Hook hill 3 - 2 - 6

Do. for Jolliffes 0 - 17 - 6

Do. for Salters Close 0 - 1 - 3

Do. for the Tithes of Jolliffes 0 - 2 - 6

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Mr. Hicks for Afton 8 - 2 - 6

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Mr. Cotton for Walls 0 - 17 -6

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1795 - 2s. 6d. on the pound

Edward Rushworth Esqr. for the Farm

and part of Hook hill 3 - 2 - 6

Do. for Salters Close 0 - 1 - 3

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Mr. Hicks for Afton 8 - 2 - 6

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Mr. Cotton for Walls 0 - 17 -6

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1796 - 2s. 6d. on the pound

Edward Rushworth Esqr. for the Farm

and part of Hook hill 3 - 2 - 6

Do. for Salters Close 0 - 1 - 3

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Mr. Hicks for Afton 8 - 2 - 6

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Mr. Benjn Cotton for his land 2 - 10 - 0

Do. for Walls 0 - 17 - 6

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1797 - 2s. 6d. on the pound

Edward Rushworth Esqr. for the Farm

and part of Hook hill 3 - 2 - 6

Do. for Salters Close 0 - 1 - 3

Do. for Atkins's 0 - 12 - 6

Do. for the Tithes 0 - 12 - 4½

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Mr. Hicks for Afton 8 - 2 - 6

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Mr. Benjn Cotton for his land 2 - 10 - 0

Do. for Walls 0 - 17 - 6

1798 - 3s. on the pound

Edward Rushworth Esqr. for the Farm

and part of Hookhill 3 - 15 - 0

Do. for Salters Close 0 - 1 - 6

Do. for Atkins's 0 - 15 - 0

Do. for the Tithes 0 - 14 - 10½

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Mrs. Hicks for Afton 9 - 15 - 0

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Mr. Cotton for Blackbridge 4 - 17 - 6

Do. for Wavells 1 - 12 - 9

Do. for the Tithes of Do. 1 - 10 - 0

Do. for his own Land 3 - 0 - 0

Do. for New Castle 0 - 7 - 9

Do. for James's 1 - 16 - 0

Do. for New Inn 1 - 12 - 3

Do. for Walls 1 - 1 - 9

Do. for his Malt house 0 - 9 - 0

Do. for the Tithes 1 - 16 - 0

1799 - 3s. in the pound

Edward Rushworth Esqr. for the Farm

and part of Hookhill 3 - 15 - 0

Do. for his Tithes 0 - 14 - 10½

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Mr. Cotton for Blackbridge 4 - 17 - 6

Do. for Wavells 1 - 12 - 9

Do. for the Tithes of Do. 1 - 10 - 0

Do. for his own Land 3 - 0 - 0

Do. for New Castle 0 - 7 - 9

Do. for James's 1 - 16 - 0

Do. for New Inn 1 - 12 - 3

Do. for Walls 1 - 1 - 9

Do. for the Tithes 1 - 16 - 0

1800 - 3s. in the pound

Edward Rushworth Esqr. for the Farm

and part of Hookhill 3 - 15 - 0

Do. for his Tithes 0 - 14 - 10½

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Mr. Cotton for Blackbridge 4 - 17 - 6

Do. for Wavells 1 - 12 - 9

Do. for the Tithes of Do. 1 - 10 - 0

Do. for his own Land 3 - 0 - 0

Do. for New Castle 0 - 7 - 9

Do. for James's 1 - 16 - 0

Do. for New Inn 1 - 12 - 3

Do. for Walls 1 - 1 - 9

Do. for the Tithes 1 - 16 - 0

1801 - 3s. in the pound

Edward Rushworth Esqr. for the Farm

and part of Hookhill 2 - 5 - 0

Do. for his Tithes 0 - 12 - 0

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Mr. Cotton for Blackbridge 4 - 17 - 6

Do. for Wavells 1 - 12 - 9

Do. for the Tithes of Do. 1 - 10 - 0

Do. for his own Land 3 - 0 - 0

Do. for New Castle 0 - 7 - 9

Do. for James's 1 - 16 - 0

Do. for New Inn 1 - 12 - 3

Do. for Walls 1 - 1 - 9

Do. for the Tithes 1 - 16 - 0

1801 - 2s. 6d. in the pound

Edward Rushworth Esqr. for the Farm

and part of Hookhill 1 - 17 - 6

Do. for his Tithes 0 - 10 - 0

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Mr. Cotton for Blackbridge 4 - 1 - 3

Do. for Wavells 1 - 7 - 6

Do. for the Tithes of Do. 1 - 5 - 0

Do. for his own Land 2 - 10 - 0

Do. for New Castle 0 - 6 - 3

Do. for James's 1 - 10 - 0

Do. for New Inn 1 - 7 - 6

Do. for Walls 0 - 17 - 6

Do. for the Tithes 1 - 10 - 0

1802 - 3s. on the pound

Edwd. Rushworth Esq. for the Farm

and part of Hookhill 2 - 5 - 0

Do. for the Tithes 0 - 12 - 0

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Mr. Cotton for Blackbridge 4 - 17 - 6

Do. for Wavells 1 - 12 - 9

Do. for the Tithes of Do. 1 - 10 - 0

Do. for his own Land 3 - 0 - 0

Do. for New Castle 0 - 7 - 9

Do. for James's 1 - 16 - 0

Do. for New Inn 1 - 12 - 3

Do. for Walls 1 - 1 - 9

Do. for the Tithes 1 - 16 - 0

1803 - 3s. on the pound

Edwd. Rushworth Esqr. for the Farm 2 - 5 - 0

Do. for Woodfords 0 - 9 - 0

Do. for Faringford Lodge 0 - 9 - 0

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Edwd. Rushworth Esq. for Walls 1 - 1 - 9

Do. for the Tithes of Do. 0 - 5 - 3

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1804 - 3s.on the pound

Edwd. Rushworth Esqr. for the Farm 2 - 5 - 0

Do. for Woodfords 0 - 9 - 0

Do. for Farringford Lodge and part of Cooks 1 - 1 - 16

Do. for his Tithes 0 - 13 - 6

Do. for Walls 1 - 1 - 9

Do. for the Tithes of Do. 0 - 5 - 3

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1805 - 3s. on the pound

Edwd. Rushworth Esqr. for the Farm 2 - 5 - 0

Do. for Farringfords and other Land 2 - 12 - 3

Do. for his Tithes 0 - 18 - 9

1806 - 3s. on the pound

Edwd. Rushworth Esqr. for Farringfords Hill

and other Land 2 - 18 - 3

Do. for Jolliffes 1 - 6 - 0

Do. for his Tithes 1 - 3 - 9

1807 - 3s. on the pound

Edwd. Rushworth Esqr. for Farringfords Hill

and other Land 2 - 18 - 3

Do. for his Tithes 1 - 17 - 9

Do. for Atkins's 0 - 11 - 0

Tithes of Atkins's 0 - 3 - 0

1808 - 3s. on the pound

Edwd. Rushworth Esqr. for Farringfords Hill

and other Land 2 - 10 - 9

Do. for James Atkins's 0 - 11 - 0

Do. for his Tithes 1 - 3 - 9

1809 - 3s. on the pound

Edward Rushworth Esqr. for Farringford Hill 2 - 10 - 9

Do. for Atkins's 0 - 16 - 0

Do. for his Tithes 1 - 1 - 6

Do. for Bucketts 0 - 12 - 0

1809 - 3s. on the pound

Edward Rushworth Esqr. for Farringford Hill

and other land 2 - 13 - 3

1811 - 3s. on the pound

Farringford Hill and other Land 2 - 18 - 6

1812 - 3s. on the pound

Farringford Hill and other Land 2 - 18 - 6

1813 - 3s. on the pound

Farringford Hill and other Land 2 - 18 - 6

1814 - 3s. on the pound

Rushworth Edward Esqr. for Farringford Hill

and other Land 2 - 18 - 6

1815 - 3s. on the pound

Edwd. Rushworth Esqr. for Farringford 2 - 18 - 6

1816 - 3s. on the pound

Rushworth Edward Esqr. for Farringford Hill

and other Land 2 - 18 - 6

1817 - 3s. on the pound

Rushworth Edward Esqr. for Farringford Hill

and other Land 2 - 18 - 6

1818 - 1820 - 3s. on the pound

Rushworth Honl. Mrs. for Farringford 2 - 18 - 6

1821 - 3s. on the pound

Rated

at 41 Pearson___Esqr. for Farringford Hill 3 - 1 - 6

[For comparison, other houses in the area are rated at :

Afton, House and Land, 130; Afton Farm, 190; East Afton, 190; Weston, 60; Blackbridge, 61; Easton and Weston, 40; Compton, 200; For the farm, 58; Willmingham, 91; Hill, 112; Hookhill, 58]

1822 - 1s. 6d. on the pound

Parson Henry Esqr. for Farringford Hill 41 3 - 1 - 6

1823 - 1s. 6d. on the pound

Hamborough____Esqr. for Farringford Hill 41 3 - 1 - 6

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