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Date Masters/mistresses names and designations Children under 14 Servants names Number of servants Bachelor servants One servant Two servants Three or more servants Duty
1789 Town of Elgin Bt [Brought] over 41 3-2 26 10 £7.10.0
Mr Alexander Chalmers 1 1 £0.2.6
James Sutherland vintr [Vintner] 1 1 £0.2.6
Mr Andrew Piary 1 1 £0.2.6
John Mann 1 1 £0.2.6
Mr James Milne 1 1 £0.2.6
Mrs Matheson 1 1 £0.2.6
Mrs Craig 1 1 £0.2.6
Mr George Fenton 1 1 £0.2.6
Mrs Forteath 1 1 £0.2.6
John Munro Dyer 1 1 £0.2.6
William Inness 1 1 £0.2.6
Mr Allardyce 1 1 £0.2.6
James McLay 1 1 £0.2.6
Miss Duffs 1 1 £0.2.6
Mrs Brander Pitgavnie 1 1 £0.2.6
Mrs McKain 1 1 £0.2.6
Mr Gordon minr [Minister] 1 1 £0.5.0
Mr Grant 1 1 £0.2.6
59 4-2 43 10 £9.17.6

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Survey continued FEMALE SERVANTS TAX

Prooff
4 Batchelors at 5/- [£0.5.0] each is £1.0.0
2 Batchelors at 10/- [£0.10.0] each is £1.0.0
43 Servants at 2/6 [£0.2.6] each is £5.7.6
10 Servants at 5/- [£0.5.0] each is £2.10.0
£9.17.6

I Partick Mcdonald Surveyor do make Oath that an exact Duplicate of the
foregoing was delivered to James Duffus Collector of said Dutys in the Town of Elgin
and that the several Inhabitants were served with Requisitions
Sworn before me at Forres 5th Jany [January] 1790 Patrick McDonald Surveyor
William Hoyes JP [Justice of the Peace]

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