Here are numbers 7 to 9 in our ‘Twelve “Days” of Christmas’ – different people with the surname ‘Day’ who featured in the records of the hearth tax!
Widow Day of St Bartholomew the Great parish in the City of London, unpaid on 3 hearths in the 1666L collection
Stephen Day of Wymondham parish in Norfolk, chargeable for 10 hearths in the 1672M collection
Saphir Day of Sutton Valence borough in Eyhorne Hundred in Kent, chargeable for 2 hearths in the 1664L collection
Just three more ‘days’ to go!