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
15 Jul 1790 Mrs Welsh 1 1 £0.2.6
James Chrychton 1 1 £0.2.6
Provost Higham 1 1 £0.2.6
3 3 £0.7.6

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Report of the FEMALE SERVANTS TAX In the Burgh
of Sanquhar for the year ending 5 April 1791 William Currie, Surveyor

I William Currie Surveyor aforesaid do hereby Certify that upon careful examination
I find the foregoing duties Amount to the sum of Seven Shillings and six pence St. [Sterling]
and that upon the 11th day of Jan [January] I delivered to Provost Lorimer Colr. [Collector] of said duties
an exact duplicate of which Accompts duly examined and Compared which
contained my Oath that the preceeding inhabitants were duly served with
Requisitions And that they were charged in Conformity to their Several returns
& accordinding to my knowledge and belief that they were Liable in said
William Currie Surveyor
Joseph Johnston JP [Justice of the Peace]

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