Z1/43/4/17 Virginstow, Lifton Hundred

An assesment made on all the severall messuages lands & tenements w[i]thin ye p[ar]ish of Virginstow to ye militia with the pertickuler vallue of and and [sic] names of every owner of the same on ye 24th day of this instant October 1715

Name (and title)Further detailsAmount    
(£ s)    
Henry Newborought, Clarke16 00    [foot]['John Crocker' - name in margin]
John Blight08 00    
Samuel Scott05 00    
Roger Crockerfor Downacroft08 00    
Tho Blightfor Crownest08 00    
Will Callacutttown05 00    
Tho Wonacottw[i]th ye holders18 00    [foot]['Thomas Hall' - name in margin]
Mary Pearsew[i]th ye holders08 00    
Peter Hancock04 00    
Will Callacuttfor Tooslow04 00    
Olive Scottw[i]th ye holders12 00    
Roger Crockerfor Allphas02 00    
Robert Hockaday02 00    
Richard Aish08 00    ['Tho Blight' - name in margin]
Cardelia Hallw[i]th ye holders18 00    
Roger Crockerfor Tooslow09 00    
Tho Blightfor Tooslow09 00    
Richard Aishfor New Parkes05 00    
Will Callacattfor Bonds01 00    
Samuel ScoottConstable    [endorsed on back, '3 men']

[In the documents, the amounts recorded are arranged in groups normally adding up to £50 (or multiples of £50), and known as 'fifties', each responsible for providing one or more soldiers; in the transcript, the fifties are separated by grey bands; see Section 2 of the Commentary, The documents described.]