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Subsidy Roll, Bodoney Parish, Strabane Barony, Co. Tyrone 1668

Extracted from FHL Film #0258509
PRONI Ref: T/808/15097
Transcribed, compiled and submitted by Len Swindley, Melbourne, Australia
len_swindley[at]hotmail.com
 

Subsidy Rolls list the nobility, clergy and laity who paid a grant in aid to the King. The rolls record the wealthier persons in the community who were subject to the payment of subsidies, which then formed the government’s main method of direct taxation. Details are given of the name of each person, where they lived (generally a townland, but not always) and usually the amount of subsidy that they paid. The amount of the subsidy was based on the valuation of a person’s land or goods/ stock.

 

SURNAME GIVEN NAME SUBSIDY/TAX
HAMILTON Ja:, Esq. rent in sd. parish
Mc ONOWIE Shane Reagh stock
STEWART Sir William rent
Mc CONOWIE Nyne oge stock
HAMILTON Claud rent
HAYRE John his tenant
Mc ASLANE Alexander rent
Mc RORIE Philip stock
Mc ANALLIE Cnoghur stock
Mc ENALLIE Brian stock