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Welford

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  • Head of manor: Welford.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4 geld units.
  • Households: 12 villagers. 2 smallholders. 2 slaves. 1 female slave. 1 priest.
  • Ploughland: 8 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 4 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 20 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: Leofric (the noble son of Leofwin).
  • Lord in 1086: Alfred <of Welford>.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Geoffrey of la Guerche.
  • Phillimore reference: 47,1a

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