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Kingston [Seymour]

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  • Hundred: Winterstoke
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 43 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.5 exemption units; 1 geld units (quite large).

Kingston [Seymour] appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Kingston Seymour.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £6.2. Value to lord c. 1070 £6.2.
  • Households: 18 villagers. 6 smallholders. 1 slave.
  • Ploughland: 18 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 11 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: 0.25 lord's lands. Pasture 40 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 20 cattle. 31 pigs. 120 sheep.
  • Lord in 1066: Aldred.
  • Lords in 1086: Fulcran <of Butcombe>; William {of Monceaux}.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Bishop Geoffrey of Coutances.
  • Phillimore reference: 5,63

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