tax_comparison: Tax list data for Salem

Description Usage Format Source

Description

A dataset containing tax list data for Salem, MA, 1681-1700. Payments are in shillings (converted from original records). Petition refers to Pro-Parris, Anti-Parris and No Signature. Data are in long format with one record per person per year, while the original data was in wide format with a variable for each year. May be merged with the tax_comparison data set based on name matching, but care should be taken to review and make judgements about matching. This data set includes more years of tax records than salem_village.

Usage

1

Format

A data frame with 200 rows and 5 variables:

Name

Name of the tax payer

Petition

Stance on Petition

Year

Year of payment

Tax

Tax paid

Sort

ID from original data set

Source

https://www.tulane.edu/~salem/Tax%20Comparison%20Data%20Set.html


salem documentation built on Jan. 13, 2021, 6:35 a.m.