Most Lordships …Did you know

Exclusive Lordship Titles

Did you know… Most Lordships were granted between 1066 and 1086 and were named then.  Each Lord could change the name of the Lordship (and the title) in the same way as we can change the name of a house today.

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The vast majority of Lordships… Did you know

Norman Conquest

Did you know… The vast majority of Lordships pre-date the Norman Conquest of 1066, many recorded as far back as the 9th Century. We do have a selection of Exclusive Lordship Titles with an extended history available, many pre-dating the Norman Conquest. Take a look

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On this day 27th September

1066– Duke William II of Normandy later William the Conqueror and his army set sail from the mouth of the River Somme, beginning the Norman Conquest of England. The lands, manors and titles of the resisting English elite were confiscated, and awarded to Williams closest supporters and followers, as expected they received lands and titles in return for their service in the invasion.  Although…

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