Old ‘Owners’ of Manorial Lordships

Manorial Lordships

Old Owners of Manorial Lordships We are regularly asked questions about the previous ‘owner’ or ‘interested party’ of a Lordship or Lordship Title.  This is one of the most difficult things to explain.  Most people’s mind-set is that there is a person who was the ‘last owner’.  This is simply not the case with, there really…

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What was the Domesday Book for?

Domesday Book

Its purpose may never be known. However over the years our reasoning has changed its purpose several times.  This confusion is not a new thing as it is believed that as early as the mid 12th century, only 70 years after it was commissioned, confusion had already started.  Records then imply that the Domesday Books…

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What was the Domesday Book for?

Quick Trivia

Its purpose may never be known. However over the years our reasoning has changed its purpose several times.  This confusion is not a new thing as it is believed that as early as the mid 12th century, only 70 years after it was commissioned, confusion had already started.  Records then imply that the Domesday Books…

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What was the Domesday Book for?

Domesday Book

Its purpose may never be known. However over the years our reasoning has changed its purpose several times.  This confusion is not a new thing as it is believed that as early as the mid 12th century, only 70 years after it was commissioned, confusion had already started.  Records then imply that the Domesday Books…

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Old Owners of Manorial Lordships

Manorial Lordships

We are regularly asked questions about the previous owner of the lordship title.  This is one of the most difficult things to explain.  Most people’s mind-set is that there is a person who was the last owner.  This is simply not the case with manorial lordships.  We really do have absolutely no idea who would…

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