Askwith & Denton Overseers Accounts 1836/37

Held at North Yorkshire County Record Office at Northallerton
Catalogue Reference 1630

1836 &1837

1836 The Disbursements of Wm Crook Acting Overseer for Robert Fox. From 25th September 1836 to 25th March 1837.
Margaret Dibb 26 weeks at 2/0s £2 12 0d
Hannah Todd 26 weeks at 1/6d £1 12 0d
The late James Smith Children 26 weeks at 3/0s £3 18 0d
Christopher Nicholes 26 weeks at 1/6d £1 19 0d
Widow Jeffray 26 weeks at 2/6d £3 5 0d
Mary Holmes 13 weeks at 2/6d £1 6 0d
Widow Bolton 26 weeks at 1/6d £1 19 0d
2nd January Relieved Widow Bolton with 2/6d
Dina Watson 26 weeks at 1/6d £1 19 0d
Widow Blacay 26 weeks at 1/6d £1 19 0d
Wm. Smith 22 weeks at 1/0s £1 2 0d
Wm. Smith 4 weeks at 2/0s 8 0s
John Farrow 26 weeks at 2/3d £2 18 6d
Hannah Todd 6 loads of coal at 2/0s 12 0s
28th October Horse hire to Otley with Voter’s list 1/6d
25th March Richard Howard 10 weeks at 2/0s £1 0 0d
1837
24th January Richard Howard 10 weeks at 2/6d £1 0 0d
Richard Howard funeral 10 0s
24th November John Lambert in part for rent £1 0 0d
2nd January Lay Bill making 8d
Carriage of Mary Holmes goods 6d
6th February Relieved Mary Holmes junr with 5 0s
The late Wm. Holmes children 7 weeks at 5/0s £1 15 0d
Paid the Assessors Bill £1 4 0d
15th March Paid the Constable payment £8 13 9d
Journey to Knaresbrough with ditto 7 0s
24th February Paid C Nicholes rent £1 6 3d
Relieved Mark England with 2 0s
Expenses at John Bolton’s when Overseers and Surveyors was chosen 10 0s
Paid the Committee’s Room 17 0s
1837 6 journeys to Carlton 12 0s
Paid interest at Carlton 7 6d
2nd November Guardian journey to Carlton 2 0s
John Spence Doctor’s bill 13 6d
Mary Land 3 weeks at 2/0s 6 0 s
Paid for post letters 2 3d
Paid T Waddinton glass bill 1 8d
Account keeping 2 6d
Allowed by us:
Thomas Skirrow
John Bowling
Thomas Land
William Parkinson
John Harper
John Hen—–

1837 The disbursement of Wm. Crook Acting Overseer for Wm. Greenwood
From 25th March to 25th September
Margaret Dibb 5 weeks at 2/0s £10 0s
Margaret Dibb 21 weeks at 1/0s £1 1 0d
Hannah Todd 26 weeks at 1/6d
The late James Smith children 26 weeks at 3/0s £3 18 0d
The late Wm Holmes children at 5/0s £6 10 0d
Christopher Nichols 26 weeks at 1/6d £1 19 0d
Widow Jeffray 26 weeks at 2/6d £3 5 0d
Mary Holmes 26 weeks at 2/0s £2 12 0d
Widow Bolton 10 weeks at 1/6d 15 0s
Widow Bolton 16 weeks at 2 0s £1 12 0d
Dina Watson 26 weeks at 1/6d £1 19 0d
Widow Blacay 26 weeks at 1/6d £1 19 0d
Wm. Smith 3 weeks at 1/0s 3 0s
Mary Land 7 weeks at 14 0s