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Place: Frolesworth

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  • Hundred: Guthlaxton
  • County: Leicestershire
  • Total population: 22.5 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 8 geld units (very large).

Frolesworth appears in 4 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 6 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £2.
  • Households: 14 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 6 ploughlands (were there). 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 8 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Esbiorn <of Oadby>.
  • Overlord in 1066: Earl Waltheof.
  • Lord in 1086: Countess Judith.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Countess Judith.
  • Phillimore reference: 40,4

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