Date Masters & mistresses names & designations Servants names Quality of servants Number of servants Bachelor servants One and two servants Three and four servants Five to seven servants Eight to ten servants Eleven or more servants Duty
Parish of Holm
9 Jul 1787 Mrs Graham James Laughton Footman 1 1 £1.5.0
Island of Burray
10 Jul 1787 Capt [Captain] James Sutherland James Mckay Footman 1 1 £2.10.0
Island of Walls
James Moodie of Milsetter William Henderson Footman 1 1 £2.10.0
Parish of Holm 1 1 £1.5.0
Island of Burray 1 1 £2.10.0
Island of Walls 1 1 £2.10.0
Totals 3 2 1 £6.5.0

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Survey MALE SERVANTS TAX within the County of
Orkney from 5th April 1787 to 5th April 1788
[Page] 141

Kirkwall 20th Jany [January] 1788 I Alexander Fraser Surveyor aforesaid Do hereby Certify that the
amount of the above Survey is Six pounds five shillings And make Oath that this day I delivered to Alexander Fraser Collector
of Cess and said duties for the County of Orkney an exact duplicate hereof carefully examined & compared
with the foregoing. Alexander Fraser Surveyor

At Kirkwall 20th Jany [January] 1788
Sworn Before John Wier JP [Justice of the Peace]

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There are names at the bottom of the page which I assume are from another page so I have not transcribed these

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