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[Great and Little] Houghton

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Known today as Houghton / Great Houghton / Little Houghton.
  • Hundred: Wymersley
  • County: Northamptonshire
  • Total population: 54 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5.0 geld units (quite large).

[Great and Little] Houghton appears in 6 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Head of manor: Great and Little Houghton I.
  • Taxable units: Taxable value 0.1 geld units.
  • Households: 2 smallholders.
  • Lord in 1066: Ulf (son of Azur).
  • Lord in 1086: Nigel.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Countess Judith.
  • Phillimore reference: 56,63

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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.