Here’s the next three of our ‘Twelve “Days” of Christmas’ – different people with the surname ‘Day’ who featured in the records of the hearth tax!
Richard Day of Chelsea parish in the county of Middlesex, paid on 3 hearths in the 1666L collection
Barbara Day of North Elmsall township in the West Riding of Yorkshire, charged for 4 hearths in the 1673L collection
William Day of Kington Parish (lower ward) in the county of Herefordshire, charged for 6 hearths in the 1664L collection
Keep watching; three more ‘days’ soon!