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Place: Aldham

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  • Hundred: Cosford
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 12 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 6.4 geld units (quite large).

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

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5.6 geld units. 5.0 villtax.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £8. Value to lord in 1086 £15.0.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 2 slaves. 1 free men.
  • Ploughland: 3 lord's plough teams. 4 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 7 acres. Woodland 8 pigs. 2 mills. 1 church. 0.05 church lands.
  • Livestock in 1066: 10 cattle. 80 pigs. 140 sheep.
  • Livestock in 1086: 3 cobs. 18 cattle. 60 pigs. 60 sheep.
  • Lords in 1066: Wulfwin (son of Alfwin); free man, one.
  • Overlord in 1066: (Bury) St Edmunds, abbey of.
  • Lord in 1086: Aubrey de Vere.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Aubrey de Vere.
  • Phillimore reference: 35,6

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