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Place: Purleigh

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  • Hundred: Wibrihtesherne
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 46 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 24.4 geld units (very large).

Purleigh appears in 7 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Head of manor: Ramsden.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 7 geld units. Taxed on 7.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £6. Value to lord in 1086 £5. Value to lord c. 1070 £6.
  • Households: 8 smallholders.
  • Other resources: Pasture 100 sheep. Woodland 15 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: free men, ten.
  • Lord in 1086: Hugh de Montfort.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Hugh de Montfort.
  • Phillimore reference: 27,6

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