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Somersham

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  • Hundred: Bosmere
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 6 households (quite small).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.2 geld units (quite small).

Somersham appears in 5 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Nettlestead.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1086 £0.2.
  • Households: 1 free men.
  • Lord in 1066: Wulfric.
  • Lord in 1086: Wulfmer the reeve.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Wulfmer the reeve.
  • Phillimore reference: 76,13

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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.