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
8 Aug 1788 William Ford 1 1 £1.5.0
Mrs Rainie 1 1 £1.5.0
James Rainie Esq 1 1 £1.5.0
Robert Scott Esq 1 1 £1.5.0
Coll [Collector] John Keith 1 1 £1.5.0
Provt [Provost] Alexander Christie 1 1 £1.5.0
Dr [Doctor] John Mudie 1 1 £1.5.0
Mrs Driver 1 1 £1.5.0
9 Aug 1788 George Bean 1 1 £1.5.0
Lady Carnegie 1 1 £
John Mill Esq 1 1 £1.5.0
Robert Stephen Esq 1 1 £1.5.0
12 12 £15.0.0

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Montrose MALE SERVANTS TAX. for the year ending,
5th Apl. [April] 1789 by Daniel [Ross]

I Daniel Ross Surveyor afored. [aforesaid] do hereby certify that upon careful examination I
find the foregoing duties amount to the Sum of fifteen pounds Stirling, and
that upon the -- day of --1788 I delivered to Robert Napier
Collr [collector] an exact duplicate of this acct. [account] which contained my oath that the preceeding
inhts [inhabitants] were duly served with requisitions, of the date foresaid, and that they
were charged according to their sevl [several] returns to me in consequence thereof
and according to the best information I could procure, of which the
foregoing is an accurate and just State.
Daniel Ross Surveyor

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