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Risby

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  • Hundred: Thingoe
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 25 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 4.2 exemption units; 2 geld units (quite large).

Risby appears in 2 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 2 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £3. Value to lord in 1086 £1.
  • Households: 3 smallholders.
  • Other resources: Meadow 2 acres. 0.5 mills.
  • Lord in 1066: Wulfmer.
  • Overlord in 1066: (Archbishop) Stigand.
  • Lord in 1086: Roger of Poitou.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Roger of Poitou.
  • Phillimore reference: 8,44

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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.