The Nuttall Encyclopedia
Queen Anne's Bounty
A fund established in 1704 for the augmentation of the incomes of the poorer clergy, the amount of which for distribution in 1890 was £176,896; it was the revenue from a tax on the Church prior to the Reforma tion, and which after that was appropriated by the Crown.
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Queen Anne's Bounty'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/q/queen-annes-bounty.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.