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Place: Somersham

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  • Hundred: Bosmere
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 6 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.2 geld units (quite small).

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

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  • Head of manor: Somersham.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1.5.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 1 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Leofcild.
  • Lord in 1086: Roger of Auberville.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Roger of Auberville.
  • Phillimore reference: 29,2

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