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Place: [East] Ham

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  • Hundred: Becontree
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 77 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 geld units (very large).

[East] Ham appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 8 geld units. Taxed on 8.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £10. Value to lord in 1086 £18. Value to lord c. 1070 £7.
  • Households: 38 villagers. 30 smallholders. 3 slaves. 1 freemen.
  • Ploughland: 3 lord's plough teams. 13 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 59 acres. Woodland 710 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1066: 8 cattle. 20 pigs.
  • Livestock in 1086: 4 cobs. 15 cattle. 34 pigs. 180 sheep. 3 beehives.
  • Lords in 1066: Edwin; Leofred.
  • Lords in 1086: Ilger; Robert Gernon.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Robert Gernon.
  • Phillimore reference: 32,9

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