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Oakley

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  • Hundred: Ixhill
  • County: Buckinghamshire
  • Total population: 19 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 5.8 geld units (quite large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 5.8 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £7. Value to lord in 1086 £6. Value to lord c. 1070 £6.
  • Households: 9 villagers. 7 smallholders. 3 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 7 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 4 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Woodland 200 pigs.
  • Lord in 1066: Aelfgyth (mother of Godwin).
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Robert son of Walter.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Robert d'Oilly.
  • Phillimore reference: 19,3

AboutContact ❧ Maps and site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer and team, University of Hull.