In 1666 All households in Staffordshire were taxed based on the number of Hearths there were in the house. The following is a list of all the WHITEHURST households in Staffordshire, England in 1666 based on the hearth Taxation records.
COWLEY and COTON Constablewicke - Tho WHITEHURST, not chargable.
Gnosall Constablewicke - Francis Whitehurst, two hearths. GnosallConstablewicke -Tho Whitehurst, one hearth GnosallConstablewicke - Walter Whitehurst, one hearth GnosallConstablewicke - John Whitehurst, not chargable Stone Constablewicke, Stone Towne - William Whitehurst, one hearth Whittmore & Hanchurch Constablewicke, Hanchurch, John Whitehurst, two hearths Knutton Constablewicke, Hanford - John Whitehurst, three hearths. Trentham Constablewicke - Richard Whitehurst, two hearths.
Cheadle Constablewicke - Richard Whitehurst, three hearths. Cheadle Constablewicke - Fran Whitehurst, not chargable Cheadle Constablewicke - John Whitehurst, not chargable Caverswall Constablewicke, Dilhorne - Richard Whitehurst [of Whitehurst*] foure hearths Caverswall Constablewicke, Dilhorne - Thomas Whitehurst two hearths. Leigh Constablewicke - Thomas Whitehurst, one hearth.
* This is Whitehurst village the ancestoral home of the Whitehursts. * We have now traced our own ancestory back to Ricahrd's father John.