The first free online copy of Domesday Book
Find Domesday places near:   

Place: Hawkedon

Tweet Like on Facebook
  • Hundred: Risbridge
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 24 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.6 geld units; 2.1 exemption units (quite large).

Hawkedon appears in 5 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

❧❧ Images for Essex, Norfolk and Suffolk coming soon. ❧❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.1 exemption units. 13.5 villtax. Taxed on 2.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1.5. Value to lord in 1086 £2.
  • Households: 2 smallholders. 3 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 3 acres. Woodland 4 pigs. 0.5 churches. 0.12 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 1 cobs. 2 cattle. 16 pigs. 40 sheep. 12 goats.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 2 cattle. 16 pigs. 40 sheep. 12 goats.
  • Lord in 1066: Ulf.
  • Lord in 1086: Roger of Poitou.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Roger of Poitou.
  • Phillimore reference: 8,34

» Show 4 more entries


AboutContact ❧ Site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer, University of Hull
Built with open source: PostgreSQL, PostGIS, GeoDjango, and OpenStreetMap.