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[Lytes] Cary

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  • Hundred: Somerton
  • County: Somerset
  • Total population: 9 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 3.1 geld units (medium).

[Lytes] Cary appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £2. Value to lord c. 1070 £1.
  • Households: 1 smallholder. 2 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 1 ploughland (land for). 1 lord's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 20 acres.
  • Livestock in 1086: 12 cattle. 100 sheep.
  • Lords in 1066: Leofing; Ordric.
  • Lord in 1086: Humphrey the chamberlain.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Humphrey the chamberlain.
  • Phillimore reference: 45,1

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