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Compton

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  • Hundred: Godalming
  • County: Surrey
  • Total population: 36 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 14 exemption units (very large).
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 14 exemption units. Taxed on 11.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £8. Value to lord in 1086 £9. Value to lord c. 1070 £6.
  • Households: 21 villagers. 7 slaves. 8 cottagers.
  • Ploughland: 10 ploughlands (land for). 3 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 7 acres. 1 church.
  • Lord in 1066: Brictsi (the noble).
  • Overlord in 1066: King Edward.
  • Lord in 1086: Walter son of Other.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Walter son of Other.
  • Phillimore reference: 22,1

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