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Place: Kersey

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  • Hundred: Cosford
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 28 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.7 geld units (medium).

Kersey appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 3.7 geld units. 7.5 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £4. Value to lord in 1086 £5.2.
  • Households: 6 villagers. 18 smallholders. 1 slave. 1 freemen. 1 free men.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 5 acres. Woodland 60 pigs. 1 mill. 1 church. 0.02 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 10 cattle. 36 pigs. 140 sheep. 3 beehives.
  • Lord in 1066: Chatteris (St Mary), abbey of.
  • Lord in 1086: Chatteris (St Mary), abbey of.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Chatteris (St Mary), abbey of.
  • Phillimore reference: 24,1

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