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Poser 375 - Hearth Tax for Argyll and Bute, 1694

In this week's poser, taken from the Hearth Tax records for Argyll and Bute from 1694, we asked how many women were listed in the extract and what their names were.

Extract from the Hearth Tax records for Argyll and Bute (National Records of Scotland, E69/3/1 page 10).

Answer: Two women were listed: Lachlane McLean's widow (relict) and Jonet Johnestoune

Transcription

Inverneill more
The Laird of Ellangreg his owne house 5
Item by the tenants ther[e] 4
Item ane kilne ther[e] 1

Altgaltrigs
Johne and Ar[chibal]d Brounes 2
Duncan McKillipe Johne Jonstoune 2
Malcome Clerk & Lachlane McLeans relict 2
Donald and Jonet Johnestounes 2
Adam and Ar[chibal]d McKerecher 2

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