Date Masters/mistresses names and designations Servants names Number of servants Bachelor servants One servant Two servants Three or more servants Duty
Kirkcaldie Brought Over 48 7 36 2 3 £8.5.0
19 Nov 1787 Mrs Beattson Jeani Brown 1 1 £0.2.6
Robert Beattson Betty Brown 1 1 £0.2.6
James Fitzarald Anne Kilgour 1 1 £0.2.6
Mrs Bewhanon Isball Reid 1 1 £0.2.6
52 7 40 2 3 £8.15.0
7 Servants Bachelors at £0.5.0 Each is £1.15.0
40 Servants at £0.2.6 Each is £5.0.0
2 Servants at £0.5.0 Each is £0.10.0
3 Servants at £0.10.0 Each is £1.10.0

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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 Eight pounds Fifteen Shillings
Sterling and that upon the Nineteenth day of November I delivered to William Drysdale Collector
for the Borough aforesaid an Exact Duplicat of the Above Account duly Examined and Compared with
the foregoing which Contained my Oath that Notices 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 Certified to be due from them
Charles Robb Assessor

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