Date Masters/mistresses names and designations Servants names Number of servants Bachelor servants One servant Two servants Three or more servants Duty
19 Sep 1786 Thomas Miller Brewer Christian Smith 1 1 £0.5.0
Mr Niman Paton Janet Wilson 1 1 £0.2.6
Mr Robert Chapman Martha Ewing 1 1 £0.2.6
James Bainy Ann Story 1 1 £0.2.6
Mr James Bunkle Janet Brown 1 1 £0.2.6
Baily Archibald Stewart Henrietta Pangille 1 1 £0.2.6
Baily James Dalglish Sophia Henderson 1 1 £0.2.6
Mr George M Allan Surgeon Janet Buchanan 1 1 £0.2.6
William Allan Mercht [Merchant] Mary Shanks 1 1 £0.2.6
James Liddle Surgeon Marion Russell 1 1 £0.2.6
Mrs Paslane Elizabeth Thomson 1 1 £0.2.6
Duncan McFarlane Vintr [Vintner] Names not returned 2 2 £0.10.0
Total 13 1 10 2 £2.0.0

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Queensferry Town Survey
from 5th April 1786 to 5th April 1787 p. [per] James Allan Surveyor

11 Servants at 2/6 [£0.2.6] Each £1.7.6
2 Servants at 5/- [£0.5.0] Each £0.10.0
13 £1.17.6
1 of the above Batchelor Servt [Servant] £0.2.6
Total £2.0.0

I James Allan Surveyor aforesaid do hereby Certify That upon Carefull Examination of
the foregoing Several Rates and duties I find they Amount in Whole to Two pounds Sterg [Sterling]
and that upon the 16th Current I delivered to Mr Robert Chapman Collector of the said duties
for the Town aforesaid an Exact duplicate of the above account duly Examined and Compared with
the foregoing which Contained my Oath that Notices were left with the foregoing Inhabitants
or at their Dwelling houses & that they were to be charged with the Sums hereby Certified to
be due from them. [Signed] James Allan Surveyor
Alloa 18th December 1786

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