Parish of Urr Horse Tax - 1797

Parish Church of Urr

In this year, as a consequence of the impending Napoleonic War, the Government needed to raise additional money Farmers were required to pay the sum of Two Shillings in tax for each working horse they owned (36 Geo. III, Cap xv.) Currently you will find transcriptions of the Buittle and Kirkgunzeon horse tax lists online. The Horse Tax for Scotland is now online.

Orr Horse Tax 1797
Given Name Surname Abode Actual
Horses
Horses
Liable
Not
Liable
Duty S. Duty d.
William Rae Little Culloch 3 2 1 4 -
John Brown Mikle Culloch 4 4 - 8 -
John Gordon Park 3 2 1 4 -
William Johnston Boghead 1 1 - 2 -
John Hair Dalbeaty 4 4 - 8 -
William Coughtrie Dalbeaty 2 1 1 2 -
John Mcfegan Toskrechan 7 4 3 8 -
Alex Broadfoot Netherplace 3 3 - 6 -
Thos Copland Dalbeaty 2 2 - 4 -
John Cowden Dalbeaty 1 1 - 2 -
MeSsrr Carnochan Hopland 2 2 - 4 -
John Hersur Hopland 1 1 - 2 -
Anthy Broadfoote Hopland 1 1 - 2 -
Hugh Lindsay Hopland 1 1 - 2 -
Alexander Copland Dalbeaty 1 1 - 2 -
James Milligan Dalbeaty Mains 4 3 1 6 -
Frances Kevan Redweel 2 2 - 4 -
John Christie MiekleSlake 2 1 1 2 -
Gavin McCartney Steedston 1 1 - 2 -
Simon Graham Little Firthhead 2 2 - 4 -
James Mcmichen of Meikle Firthhead 5 2 3 4 -
John Hislop Moss side 2 2 - 4 -
Andrew Hislop Holehouse 2 2 - 4 -
William Burgess of Kirkland 1 1 - 2 -
Revd Dr Jas Muirhead of Logan 3 2 1 4 -
Allan Anders Waterside 5 3 2 6 -
John MGowan Town of Orr 2 2 - 4 -
James Thomson Netheryetts 1 1 - 2 -
Patrick Lindsay Hamire 5 3 2 6 -
Wm Grierson Miller at Haugh 1 1 - 2 -
Joseph Coltart Blaiket 3 3 - 6 -
Wm McGeorge Blaiket 1 1 - 2 -
Alexander Dallie Stonehouse 3 3 - 6 -
John Nielson Burnside 2 2 - 4 -
William Fraser of Little Culmain 1 1 - 2 -
Ebenz Smith Netherton 2 2 - 4 -
Robert Potts Barbeys 3 3 - 6 -
Joseph Potts New Wark 5 5 - 10 -
Wm Fraser Crochmore 5 4 1 8 -
Wm Rae Glenairn 4 3 1 6 -
James Crocket Whitehills 2 2 - 4 -
John Boyd of Milton 2 1 1 2 -
George Soffley Fell 5 4 1 8 -
Saml Ewart Auchingebbert 4 3 1 6 -
James Tait Auchingebbert 3 2 1 4 -
Wm Clark Miller at Haugh 4 4 - 8 -
John McWilliam Brawnet leys 3 2 1 4 -
Andrew Come Little Milton 3 3 - 6 -
Robert Smith Craigley 4 3 1 6 -
James Little Little Benfill 4 4 - 8 -
William Lowden of Miekle Culmain 2 2 - 4 -
James Hewat Little Larg 2 2 - 4 -
Wm Mcminds Meikle Larg 2 2 - 4 -
Robert Watson Caldside 1 1 - 2 -
David Charters Auchenreach 3 2 1 4 -
John Affleck Auchenreach 3 3 - 6 -
Joseph McGeorge Burnside 4 3 1 6 -
Andrew Montgomery Markland 6 3 3 6 -
Joseph McGeorge Markfast 2 2 - 4 -
Andrew McCredie in Barr 7 6 1 12 -
William McGeorge Heritage 8 5 3 10 -
John Pew Esq. Threemerkland 5 3 2 6 -
MeSers Cochran & Affleck Grange 12 9 3 18 -
John Anderson Burkebeld 2 2 - 4 -
John Affleck Garmartin 3 2 1 4 -
George Blair Milton 1 1 - 2 -
William McGuffey Little Culmain 2 2 - 4 -
William Ewart Milton Mill 2 2 - 4 -
Robert Garmorie Bogfoot 1 1 - 2 -
John McKeand Rigfoot 1 1 - 2 -
Joseph Wilson Lochside 2 2 - 4 -
John Ferguson Crownie 3 3 - 6 -
Jas Wilson Kirkland Hill 1 1 - 2 -
Saml Kissock Rickhorn 12 5 7 10 -
John Kitchen Edingham 3 3 - 6 -
William Aitken Townhead 2 2 - 4 -