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Re: Help Please Looking for Hughan Family Kirkmabreck Kirkcudbright
« Reply #9 on: Wednesday 11 January 17 19:56 GMT (UK) »
A bit more ~

Think this must be the same family.
From Scotlands Places  http://www.scotlandsplaces.gov.uk

Kirkcudbrightshire
Farm Horse Tax 1797-98, Vol 3.

Alexr Hughan of Burns -
No of Horses - 1
Horses liable to 2 shillings horse tax
Total Duty - 2 shillings
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Re: Help Please Looking for Hughan Family Kirkmabreck Kirkcudbright
« Reply #10 on: Wednesday 11 January 17 20:15 GMT (UK) »
and another vol - same year. I must read up on the Horse Taxes - seems there was an extra % levied, maybe.

Kirkcudbrightshire
Farm Horse Tax 1797-98 Vol 10

Alexr Hughan of Burns -
Actual No of Horses - 1
Horses liable to 2/3 horse tax 1
Total Duty - 2/3
20 per cent  - 5/4  ???



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Re: Help Please Looking for Hughan Family Kirkmabreck Kirkcudbright
« Reply #11 on: Friday 05 May 17 20:32 BST (UK) »
http://hughankirkcudbright.blogspot.co.uk
You might find the above website interesting.....it's all about Hughans
It has Alexander and Christian on it
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