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Place: Hempton

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  • Hundred: Wootton
  • County: Oxfordshire
  • Total population: 18 households (medium).
  • Total tax assessed: 11 geld units (very large).

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

❧ ENTRY 1 ❧

  • Taxable units: Taxable value 10 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £6. Value to lord in 1086 £6. Value to lord c. 1070 £6.
  • Households: 13 villagers. 4 smallholders.
  • Ploughland: 10 ploughlands (land for). 2 lord's plough teams. 7.5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 2 furlongs * 1.5 leagues mixed measures. Pasture 3 acres. Woodland 1.5 leagues * 3.5 furlongs mixed measures. 1 mill, value 0.6.
  • Lord in 1066: Queen Edith.
  • Lord in 1086: Ralph of Lanquetot.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Walter Giffard.
  • Phillimore reference: 20,4

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AboutContact ❧ Site by Anna Powell-Smith. Domesday data created by Professor J.J.N. Palmer, University of Hull.