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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
Brought forward 253 29 78 46 83 10 36 £476.0.0
29 at £1.5.0 £36.5.0
78 at £1.5.0 £97.10.0
46 at £1.10.0 £69.0.0
83 at £1.15.0 £145.5.0
10 at £2.0.0 £20.0.0
36 at £3.0.0 £108.0.0

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Perth 29 January 1788 I Laurence Buchan Surveyor aforesaid do hereby certify
That upon careful Examination of the foregoing Several Rates and Duties I find They amount
in Whole to Four hundred and Seventy six pounds St [Sterling] and that upon the 24th
Currt [Current] [24 Jan 1788] I delivered to James Maxton Esquire Collector of the said Duties for the Shire aforesaid
an Exact Duplicate of the Above Account duly Examined and Compared with the foregoing
Notes being left with the several Masters and Mistresses or at their dwelling Houses and
to which their returns were made
Laurence Buchan Surveyor

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