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Parish Church Cess Records

Shankill Parish Church Cess Records - 1693

Lurgan County Armagh

Church Cess was an annual local tax imposed upon every family in a parish to help defray Church of Ireland obligations. While the Church of Ireland was bestowed with many material advantages, many onerous obligations to the parish poor and indeed to other concerns fell on the shoulders of the Vestry. Each family in town and country was assessed on its apparent potential to contribute to the local tax which might well be regarded as corresponding to the latter-day Poor Law Rate.

NAME OF CONTRIBUTOR

AMOUNT CONTRIBUTED

   

Mr Robert Martin

0s - 10d

Mr Nathaniel McCormick

0s - 6d

Madam Habersham

1s - 0d

William Bell

0s - 6d

John Porter

0s - 6d

Leit. Smith

0s - 4d

Thomas Kain

0s - 4d

James Forbus

0s - 3d

Widow Compton

0s - 4d

Alice Thamie

0s - 6d

George Hoyle

0s - 8d

Thomas Walker

0s- 10d

George Fox

0s - 8d

John and Thomas Turner

1s - 0d

John Clarke

0s - 2d

Henry Semple

0s - 4d

Torrance Murphy

0s - 6d

Widow Johnston

0s - 4d

William Taylor

0s - 8d

Bryan Gaynir

0s - 8d

Widow Blackburn

0s - 4d

William Wallace

0s - 4d

John Hamilton

0s - 3d

Alice Matthews

0s - 8d

Henry Ginniffe

0s - 8d

John Hoyle

0s - 6d

Thomas Mulligan

0s - 4d

John Wilson

0s - 4d

John Weir

0s - 3d

Ezikiel Bullock

0s - 6d

George Bullock

0s - 6d

Henry Mi*ror

0s - 4d

Widow Hamilton

0s - 4d

Alex Spence

0s - 6d

Henry Douglas

0s - 6d

Charles Kaine

0s - 6d

John Porter

0s - 6d

James Allen

0s - 3d

Thomas Johnston

0s - 4d

Thomas Bunting

0s - 3d

William Spence

0s - 3d

William Marshall

0s - 6d

Thomas Taylor

0s - 3d

John Addison

0s - 2d

Henry Spence

0s - 6d

Widow Lawlis

0s - 4d

Widow Barrab

0s - 6d

Widow Hodgson (Robert)

1s - 0d

Thomas Turner

1s - 0d

Alex Patterson

0s - 3d

William John Smith

1s - 0d

John Titterington

1s - 0d

Ambrose Hodgson

0s - 4d

Thomas Wainwright

1s - 0d

James Morton

0s - 6d

Robert Hoop{Hope}

1s - 0d

William Porter

1s - 0d

Lawrence Hobbs

0s - 6d

George Stratton

0s - 6d

Francis Wallace

0s - 2d

George Leggatt

0s - 4d

John Lawtherdale

0s - 6d

George Johnston

1s - 0d

John Donaldson

0s - 6d

Thomas Trimble

0s - 4d

William Logan

0s - 6d

William Waddy

0s - 6d

Richard Bamber

0s - 8d

William Hall

0s - 8d

Jacob Turner

0s - 8d

William Rolley

0s - 6d

John Hoop {Hope}

0s - 10d

Widow Matthews

0s - 3d

Robert Robinson

0s - 8d

William Robinson

0s - 4d

John Hoath

0s - 9d

James Jamison

0s - 2d

Shane O\'Neill

0s - 3d

Darby Maglaughlan

0s - 2d

Thomas Pattison

0s - 2d

Widow Walker

0s - 4d

Widow Haddon

0s - 3d

William McMahon

0s - 4d

William Brooks

0s - 10d

Robert McCowan

0s - 2d

William McMurray

0s - 6d

Widow Clarkson

0s - 3d

Robert Richy

0s - 3d

George Slowall

0s - 4d

John Turkington

0s - 4d

William King

0s - 8d

Alec Noble

0s - 4d

William McCorr

0s - 2d

Thomas Walker

0s - 4d


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