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Place: Somerleyton

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  • Hundred: Lothingland
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 17 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.8 geld units (medium).

Somerleyton appears in 4 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Head of manor: Herringfleet.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2.3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £1. Value to lord in 1086 £1.2. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.
  • Households: 4 villagers. 4 smallholders. 5 free men.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 1.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 1 acres. Woodland 19 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 2 cobs. 6 pigs. 80 sheep.
  • Lords in 1066: Ulf; free men, five.
  • Overlords in 1066: (Earl) Gyrth; Ulf.
  • Lord in 1086: King William.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,48

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