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The Ancient Exchequer of England; the Treasury; and Origin of the Present ...
Francis Sheppard Thomas
No preview available - 2013
4th Inst abolished by Stat afterwards Amerciaments ancient annexed appointed Auditors Bailiffs Bank of England Bill called Carucage Certificate Chancellor Chancery chequer Chief Justicier Clerk Comitatus Commissioners of Audit Comptroller Corpus Comitatus Counties Court of Augmentations Court of Exchequer Crown Curia Regis custody Customs debts declared delivered Demesne directed discharge divers duties Earl England entered Escheator Estreats Farms Fees Foreign Accounts Foreign Apposer Foreign Auditors Foreign Rolls Forests Gilbert granted Greenwax Imprest inrolled Ireland Issues Justices Keeper King King's Remembrancer Land Revenue Leases Letters Patent levied Lord High Treasurer Lord Treasurer Madox Manors Nichils paid Parliament particular payment Pells persons Pipe Roll Profers Public Accounts Queen Receipt received Records Remembrancer's Office Schedule Sect seizures sent Sheriff Socage Statute successive patents Summons Surveyor-General Surveyors Tallage Tallies Tellers Tenants thereof Trea Treasurer and Barons Vernon Vice-Treasurer VIII Viscontiel Rents warrant Woods Writ yearly
Page 153 - ties, and Deodands; and to abolish certain offices in the " Court of Exchequer in Ireland; and to amend the Laws " relating to Grants in Custodiam and Recovery of Debts in " Ireland; and to amend an Act of the
Page 53 - it is declared that the Holy Church of England was founded in the Estate of Prelacy by the ancient Kings of England, and by the Earls, Barons, and Nobles of the
Page 153 - 55:—" An Act for facilitating the Appointment of " Sheriffs in Ireland, and the more effectual Audit and passing " of their Accounts; and for the more speedy Return and " Recovery of Fines, Fees, Forfeitures, Recognizances,
Page 29 - a Comptroller-General of the Receipt and Issue of His Majesty's Exchequer, an Assistant Comptroller, a Chief Clerk, and such number of Clerks and Assistants as should be regulated and established from time to time by the Commissioners of the Treasury.
Page 153 - his present Majesty, for transferring the Powers and Duties " of the Commissioners of Public Accounts in Ireland to the '• Commissioners for auditing the Public Accounts of Great " Britain.
Page 32 - but it was chiefly composed of land that had been possessed by the Confessor in Demesne or in Farm, or had been held by his Thegns and other servants. Of the last description, part was probably the private Bocland of the Confessor, which had belonged to him as his private inheritance.
Page 32 - of the Exon Domesday, Demesne Land of the King belonging to the Kingdom. In the Exchequer Domesday itself a similar form of expression is to be found. A particular manor is said to have formerly belonged to the Kingdom, but to have been since granted to Earl Ralph by the King
Page 8 - The King would Tallage the whole community of them at pleasure, and make them answer the Tallages for one another; and if they did not keep their days of payment, they were charged with great Fines or Compositions. As the Jews fleeced the King's subjects, so the King fleeced them