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Gisleham

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  • Hundred: Lothing
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 16.4 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 1.6 geld units (quite small).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.1 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £0.4. Value to lord in 1086 £0.4.
  • Households: 2 villagers. 1 free men.
  • Ploughland: 0.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 0 acres.
  • Lord in 1066: free man, one.
  • Overlord in 1066: (Earl) Gyrth.
  • Lord in 1086: Hugh son of Norman.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Earl Hugh (of Chester).
  • Phillimore reference: 4,37

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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.