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Dersingham

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  • Hundred: Freebridge
  • County: Norfolk
  • Total population: 115 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 6.9 geld units (quite large).

Dersingham appears in 3 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.5 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £1.
  • Households: 1 villager. 8 smallholders. 1 slave. 5 free men.
  • Ploughland: 1 lord's plough teams. 1.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 8 acres.
  • Lords in 1066: Skeet; free man, one; free men, four.
  • Lord in 1086: Ricwold.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Eudo son of Spirewic.
  • Phillimore reference: 29,4

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