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London Subsidy Rolls: Bibliography

Beresford, M.W., Lay Subsidies and Poll Taxes (Bridge Place nr Canterbury: Phillimores, 1963). Pamphlet, covering The Lay Subsidies, Part I 1290-1334; Part II After 1334; The Poll Taxes (of 1377, 1379, and 1381)

Braddick, Michael J. Parliamentary Taxation in 17th-Century England: Local Administration and Response, Studies in History 70 (Woodbridge, Suffolk, 1994).

Dale, T.C., The Inhabitants of London in 1638, Edited from MS. 272 in the Lambeth Palace Library, vol 1 (Society of Genealogists: London, 1931).

Harleain Society, "London Subsidy 1589," Publications of the Harleian Society, vols 109-10 (Queen’s College Oxford MS,“high-roll” only).

Jurkowski, Maureen, C.L. Smith, and D. Crook, Lay Taxes in England and Wales 1188-1688, Public Record Office Handbook 31 (Kew, Richmond, Surrey, 1998).

Kirk, Richard E.G. and Ernest F. Kirk, Returns of Aliens Dwelling in the City and Suburbs of London from the Reign of Henry VIII to that of James I, 4 vols, Huguenot Society of London Quarto Series London 10 (in 4 parts) (1900-8).

Lang, R. G. (ed), Two Tudor Subsidy Assessment Rolls for the City of London: 1541 and 1582, London Record Society Publications 29 (1993).

Schofield, Roger, “Taxation and the Political Limits of the Tudor State,” in Law and Government, under the Tudors: Essays presented to Sir Geoffrey Elton, ed. Claire Cross, David Loades, and J.J. Scarisbrick (Cambridge, 1988).

Scouloudi, Irene (ed), Huguenots in Britain and their French Background, 1550--1800: Contributions to the Historical Conference of the Huguenot Society of London, 24-25 September 1985 (1987).

Scouloudi, Irene, The Returns of Strangers in the Metropolis 1593, 1627, 1635 and 1639: A Study of an Active Minority, Huguenot Society of London Quarto Series 57 (1985).

Typescript volumes in Map Room of PRO:

List of Exchequer K.R. Subsidy Rolls etc, Lay Series:

I: Bedford to Cumberland

II: Derby to Essex

III: Gloucester to Huntingdon

IV: Kent to Lincoln

V: London to Northampton

VI: Northumberland to Somerset

VII: Stafford to Sussex

VIII: Warwick to Yorkshire

IX: Wales; Cinque Ports; Household; Divers Counties; Miscellanea (including members of the nobility)

Printed in Lists and Indexes, vols 44, 54, 63, 75, 87

Typewriter transcript of Second Payment of Lay Subsidy Granted 18 Elizabeth (document in possession of Mr Granville Proby of Elton Hall ...).

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