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2022b

File 2022b is taken from the poor book dated 1730 to 1769. It is the account of Robert White and William Barrell for the Earle Waldegrave’s Estate in West End but it does not specify which farms the two men were responsible for. Sperrings is listed which may have been tenanted by the Gait family and there are several possibilities for that farm whilst Richard Yorke was probably occupying what is now called West End Farm. William Read for Wildcomb . They were the Overseers of the for the year 1734.
The text was transcribed by Mike Gould. The technical terms are defined by Polly Rubery. The transcribed text is in italic.
The Account of Robert White William Barrell for ye Earle Waldegraves Estate in ye Westend Gated Sperings & Richard Yorke & William Read for Willcomb Overseers of the Poore for ye Parish of Chewton for ye year 1734 from ye 14th of April Given up this Account ye 7th Day of April 1735. Vizjt (?)
Other Disburstments as follows £ s d
Collected 8 Double Rates which is 96 12 10
Received of the Old Overseers 38 15
We do Stand Charged for ye Sum of 135 8
Disburst to ye Poore of Chewton
for 51 weeks as follows
Weekly Pay
Paid Edyth Butt 51 wks at 9d pr week 1 18 3
pd Joyce Hewish 51 wks at 1s 3d pr week 3 3 9
pd Hester Cole 51 wks at 1s pr week 2 11 0
pd Willm Loxton 8 wks at 1s 3d & 43w at 1s 2 13 0
pd Sarah Hill 51 wks at 1s 3d pr week 3 3 9
pd Ann & Hanah Brooks 51 wks at 2s 3d pr week 5 14 9
pd Richd Nicholas 15w at 1s 3d 24w at 1s 6d 12w at 2s 3 18 9
pd Jams Dales & Children 51 wks at 3s 7 13 0
pd Wid: Willcox 44w at 1s 3d 7w at 1s 6d 3 5 6
pd Wid: Driall 51w at 1s 6d pr week 3 16 6
pd Tho: Tagg 32 wks at 1s & 19w at 1s 3d 2 15 9
pd John Vowlses Child 51 wks at 1s 6d pr week 3 16 6
pd Jane Atwoods Child 51 wks at 1s 6d pr week 3 16 6
pd Wid: Toveys Child 51 wks at 1s 6d pr week 3 16 6
pd Wid: Toveys other Child 51 wks at 6d pr week 1 5 6
pd Wid: White 51 wks at 1s pr week 2 11 0
pd Willm Grace 8 wks at 1s 3d & 43w at 1s 2 13 0
pd Willm Langly 4 weeks at 1s 6d 0 6
pd Jams Linard 51 weeks at 1s 3d 3 3 9
pd Wid: Roynils 51 weeks at 1s 3d 3 3 9
pd Wid: Walker 51 weeks at 9d 1 18 3
pd Mary Cole 51 weeks at 6d 1 5 6
pd Joane Hill 51 weeks at 6d 1 5 6
69 15 9
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