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Place: Sutton [-in-the-Elms]

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  • Hundred: Guthlaxton
  • County: Leicestershire
  • Total population: 8 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.9 geld units (quite large).

Sutton [-in-the-Elms] appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5.6 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £2.3. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.3.
  • Households: 8 villagers. 4 smallholders. 2 slaves. 1 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 2 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 12 acres. 1 mill, value 0.2.
  • Lord in 1066: Harding (son of Alnoth).
  • Lord in 1086: Ralph.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Earl Aubrey (of Coucy).
  • Places mentioned in this entry: Broughton [Astley]; Croft; Sutton [-in-the-Elms].
  • Phillimore reference: 10,7

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