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Hexton

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  • Hundred: Hitchin
  • County: Hertfordshire
  • Total population: 28 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 10 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Hitchin.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.3 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £0.2. Value to lord in 1086 £0.1. Value to lord c. 1070 £0.1.
  • Households: 1 villager.
  • Ploughland: 0.5 ploughlands (land for).
  • Lord in 1066: Freeman, one.
  • Overlord in 1066: St Albans, abbey of.
  • Lord in 1086: King's Freeman, one.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: King William.
  • Phillimore reference: 1,17

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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.