Tithes

Some articles on tithe, tithes:

Tithe Commutation Act 1836
... The Tithe Commutation Act of 1836 (6 7 Will 4 c 71) was an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom with the long title "An Act for the Commutation of Tithes in England and Wales" ... It replaced the ancient system of payment of tithes in kind with monetary payments ... It is especially noted for the tithe maps which were produced as a side effect of the valuation process which the change entailed ...
Tithe Commutation Act 1836 - Execution of The Act
... A map was produced for each "tithe district", that is, one region in which tithes were paid as a unit ... Areas in which tithes had already been commutated were not mapped, so that coverage varied widely from county to county ... the owner, tenant, area, name or description, state of cultivation, rent charge payable, and the tithe owner was listed ...
Composition For Tithes (Ireland) Act 1823 - Reform and War
... introduced a bill that would have replaced the tithes with corn rents, a proposal that failed.Lord Althorp attempted the same measure in 1833, which also failed ... from 1831 to 1836, Irish peasants rebelled and refused to pay the tithes, sometimes violently persecuting those who did pay the tithes ... The Irish believed the tithes were simply another form of English abuse, and the rebellion took on an apparent aura of nationalism, or at least the feeling of a ...
Composition For Tithes (Ireland) Act 1823
... The Composition for Tithes Act of 1823, also known as the Tithe Composition Act, was an act of the British Parliament requiring all citizens of Ireland to pay monetary ... The act also allowed for those who paid a large tithe to be able to negotiate the composition of the tithes for their parish that is to decide on what monetary basis the tithes would be based, so that the tithes ... that would reduce the oppressive nature of the then current tithe system ...
Tithe Maps - Tithe Commutation Act 1836
... The Tithe Commutation Act 1836 and an amending act in 1837 established a process by which tithes could be converted to money payments ... A map was produced for each "tithe district", that is, one region in which tithes were paid as a unit ... Areas in which tithes had already been commutated were not mapped, so that coverage varied widely from county to county ...