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
16 Jul 1789 Dumfermlen
Mrs Black Ellen Crafurd house Maid 1 1 £0.2.6
Wiliam Edie Jean Jameson house Maid 1 1 £0.2.6
John Gibb a Bachelor Janet Millar house Maid 1 1 £0.5.0
Andrew Edie a Bachelor Janet Ingliss house Maid 1 1 £0.5.0
Frances Hutchuson a Bachelor Margrat Aitken house Maid 1 1 £0.5.0
Allan McLean a Bachelor Christon Scotland house Maid 1 1 £0.5.0
John Dickie Isabell Ross house Maid 1 1 £0.2.6
James Landall a Bachelor Elizabath Anderson house Maid 1 1 £0.5.0
David Wemyss a Bachelor Peggie Nickell house Maid 1 1 £0.5.0
George Thomson Janet Seath house Maid 1 1 £0.2.6
Thomas George Jeane Wilison house Maid 1 1 £0.2.6
Thomas Thomson Janet Donaldson house Maid 1 1 £0.2.6
Mrs Hunt Margrat Crawfurd house Maid 1 1 £0.2.6
John Kirk Hellen Dick house Maid 1 1 £0.2.6
Mrs Durrie Clemen Stanhouss hous Maid 1 1 £0.2.6
Mr James Thomson Minister Margrat Crafurd house Maid 1 1 £0.2.6
16 6 10 £2.15.0

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6 Servants Bachelors at 5/ [£0.5.0] Each is £1.10.0
10 Servants at 2..6/ [£0.2.6] Each is £1.5.0

I Charles Robb Assessor aforesaid do hereby Certify that upon careful Examination of the foregoing Several
Rates and Duties I find they Amount in whole to the Sum of Two pounds Fifteen Shillings Sterlling and
that upon the Twenty first day of December I delevered to James Blackwood Collector for the Burgh aforesaid
an Exact Duplecat of the above Account duly Examined and Compared with the foregoing which Contaened My
Oath that Noteces were left with the Several Inhabitants or at their Dwelling houses of the dates Annexed
to their respective Names that they were to be Charged with the Sums hereby certefied to be due from them
Charles Robb Assessor

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I'm not sure if the maid's surname is Stanhoup or ends in the double "s", Stanhouss

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