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Published by Printed by G. Eyre & A. Spottiswoode] in [London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Domesday book,
  • History,
  • Agriculture,
  • Land tenure

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementaccompanied by indexes of the tenants in chief, and under tenants, at the time of the survey: as well as of the holders of lands mentioned in Domesday anterior to the formation of that record: with an abstract of the population of England at the close of the reign of William the Conqueror, so far as the same is actually entered
ContributionsGreat Britain. Record Commission
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA190.D7 E5
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25578240M
LC Control Number90016889
OCLC/WorldCa78996820

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  A General Introduction to Domesday Book: Accompanied by Indexes of the by. Henry Ellis, Great Britain Record Commission. Publication date. Topics. Description. Domesday Book, the famous land and population census held during the time of Edward the Confessor (d. ) and William the Conqueror, is Britain’s oldest public record and the true starting point of English genealogy. Ellis’ work is designed to throw light upon the holdings of lands as well as instances of the hereditary descent of land from those who had possession in Saxon times. A General Introduction to Domesday Book. Sir Henry Ellis. Domesday Book, the famous land and population census held during the time of Edward the Confessor (d. ) and William the Conqueror, is Britain's oldest public record and the true starting point of English genealogy. Ellis' work is designed to throw light upon the holdings of lands as well as instances of the hereditary descent of land from .   A general introduction to the Domesday book; by. Ellis, Henry, ; Great Britain. Record Commission. Publication date. Topics. Domesday book, Agriculture, Land tenure. :

A general introduction to Domesday book accompanied by indexes of the tenants in chief, and under tenants at the time of the survey, as well as of the holders of lands mentioned in Domesday anterior to the formation of that record: with an abstract of the population of England at the close of the reign of William the Conqueror, so far as the same is actually entered: illustrated by numerous notes and . Domesday Book, the original record or summary of William I’s survey of contemporaries the whole operation was known as “the description of England,” but the popular name Domesday—i.e., “doomsday,” when men face the record from which there is no appeal—was in general . Domesday Book Domesday Book is the oldest government record held in The National Archives. In fact there are two Domesday Books – Little Domesday and about England in the 11th century. In , King William I (the Conqueror) wanted to find out about all the land in his new kingdom: who owned which property, who else lived there, how much the land. Excerpt from A General Introduction to the Domesday Book, Vol. 2 of 2: Accompanied by Indexes of the Tenants in Chief, and Under Tenants, at the Time of the Survey; As Well as of the Holders of Lands, Mentioned in Domesday Anterior to the Formation of Format: Pasta blanda.

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