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Place: Elsenham

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  • Hundred: Uttlesford
  • County: Essex
  • Total population: 34 households (quite large).
  • Total tax assessed: 5 geld units (quite large).

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

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 4 geld units. Taxed on 4.0.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £6. Value to lord in 1086 £8. Value to lord c. 1070 £6.
  • Households: 8 villagers. 12 smallholders. 5 slaves.
  • Ploughland: 2 lord's plough teams. 6 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 12 acres. Woodland 1000 pigs. 1 mill.
  • Livestock in 1086: 1 cobs. 8 cows. 60 pigs. 220 sheep. 1 .
  • Lord in 1066: Merwynn.
  • Lord in 1086: John nephew of Waleran.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: John nephew of Waleran.
  • Phillimore reference: 65,1

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