Hearth tax records for Aberdeenshire, volume 08

Page Hearth tax transcription Transcriber's notes
E69/1/8/2 [Page] 2 Ane accompt of the hearth monie, Reseawed by James Keith of Neubrough, out of the presbytrie of Ellen, as the samen was given up in ane particular accompt to James Moir of stonniewood, one of the Commissioners appointed by act of thair majesties privie Counsell, for surveying the hearths within the shyre of Aberdeene as followes. wiz -- -- hearths -- £ -- ss -- ds Tarwis parioch -- four hundred and seventie nine hearths -- 479 -- is -- £335.6.0 Methlick parioch -- three hundred and Eight -- 308 -- is -- £215.12.0 Udny parioch -- three hundred and fyftie one -- 351 -- is -- £245.14.0 Ellen parioch -- fywe hundred and fourtie two-- 542 -- is -- £379.8.0 Logie Buchan -- ane hundred and Eightie three -- 183 -- is -- £128.2.0 fovrane parioch -- Three hundred and sixtie fywe -- 365 -- is -- £255.10.0 slains parioch -- Two hundred and sixtie one -- 261 -- is -- £182.14.0 Cruden parioch -- fywe hundred and thertie three -- 533 -- is -- £373.2.0 -- Summa is -- 3022 -- £2115.8.0
E69/1/8/2 Page numbered 2 at top left in a modern hand. NOTE ON TRANSCRIPTION The text on the lower part of the page is written across pages 2 & 3, See page 3a for full transcription
E69/1/8/3 [Page] 3 Ane Accompt of the hearths withine the presbytrie of Ellen, as the samen was surweyed by the persons after specified, and Given in particular Lists to the forsd [forsaid] James Moir of stonniewood, nominat by ane meeting of the Commissioners, to appoint surweyers in Each parioch, and to receawe the Lists throf [thereof] wiz -- -- -- Hearths Tarwis parioch Surweyed be Mr William Grigg session Clerk and William Brichen and George Johnstoune Elders Conforme to their subscryvt List Extends too fywe hundred and seventie hearths -- is -- 570 Metlick parioch Surweyed be Patrick Gibb and John Godsman Conforme to their subscryvt List Extends too three hundred and fyftie four hearths -- is -- 354 Udny parioch Surweyed be Alexander Drumond session Clerk Jouhn Duncane and Samuel Hendersone Elders Conforme to their subscryt [subscryvt] List Extends too three hundred and seventie two hearths -- is -- 372 Ellon parioch Surweyed be Mr Robert Broune session Clerk and [--] Elders Conforme to their subscryt [subscryvt] List Extends too Sex hundred and Eightie four hearths -- is -- 684 Logie Buchan Surweyed be John Tayleor and Adam Smith Conforme to the List throf [thereof] Extends too ane hundred and Eightie fyve hearths -- is -- 185 Fovrane parioch Surweyed be Mr Robert Udny session Clerk and [--] Elders Conforme to their subscryt [subscryvt] List Extends too three hundred and nintie three hearths -- is -- 393 SLains parioch Surweyed be John Cruikshank and Andrew Ogstoune Con forme [Conforme] to their subscryt [subscryvt] List Extends too two hundred and seventie nine hearths -- is -- 279 Cruden parioch Surweyed be Mr William Hay session Clerk and Michall Balefour Elder Conforme to their subscrywt List Extends to fywe hundred and fyftie seven hearths -- is -- 557 Summa is -- 3394
E69/1/8/3 Page numbered 3 at top left in a modern hand. NOTES ON TRANSCRIPTION The text on the lower part of the page is written across pages 2 & 3, See page 3a for full transcription At Ellon and Foveran, space has apparently been left for the names of the elders.
E69/1/8/3A I the abovenamed James Moir of Stonywood being nominat by ane Meeting of the Comissioners who wer apoynted by the Lords of Privie Councell for surveying of new, The hearths within the shyre of Abd [Aberdeen] To cause survey the hearths within the Presbitrie of Ellon and to receive up the accompts of hearth money collected be the sub collector above named within the bounds of the said presbitrie Doe by thes presents Testifie that the above written Report both of the said subcollrs [sub-collectors] accompts and of the new survey abovementioned Conforme to the above written Lists is Just and true as the samen wes given up to me by the persons and in Maner above sett doune rexive [respectively] And that alss far as I wes informed or did see Recepts granted be the said subCollector Did agrie with his abovewritten charge given in be himself, Who as I wes informed had done dilligence by ane anterior survey for discovrie of the true number of hearths within the bounds forsaid And that the Deficients ar the poorer sort of people, In Testimonie qrof [quharof] I have subt [subscrivt] thir pntes [presentes] with my hand Att Aberdein the Twentie fourth Day of Febrrvary Jaj vj cs four scor threttene [1693] Years [Signed] James Moire [Page] 3A
E69/1/8/3A Page numbered 3A at bottom right in a modern hand. NOTE ON TRANSCRIPTION This image shows the text that is written across the lower parts of the previous two pages. 'Rexive' is an abbreviation for 'respective(ly)', with confusion of 'x' and 'p'.
E69/1/8/4 [Page] 4 Surveyed Report of the Hearth money within the Presbitrie of Ellon
E69/1/8/4 A modern hand has written E69/ 1/8 and numbered the page 4.