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Place: Alderton

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  • Hundred: Wilford
  • County: Suffolk
  • Total population: 40.5 households (very large).
  • Total tax assessed: 2.4 geld units (quite small).

Alderton appears in 6 entries in Domesday Book (show all).

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  • Taxable units: Taxable value 1.9 geld units.
  • Value: Value to lord in 1066 £2. Value to lord in 1086 £5.2.
  • Households: 1.5 smallholder. 34 free men.
  • Ploughland: 5 men's plough teams.
  • Other resources: Meadow 21 acres. 1 church. 0.2 church lands.
  • Lord in 1066: free men, thirty-one.
  • Overlords in 1066: Edric of Laxfield; Godric.
  • Lord in 1086: Robert of Glanville.
  • Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Robert Malet.
  • Phillimore reference: 6,159

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