Welby

 

 

Site type: DMV

[Site awaiting description]

Pre-1974 county:
Leicestershire
Historic parish:
Welby
Present county or unitary area:
Leicestershire
Modern parish:
Ashfordby
Grid reference:
SK 725210
Latitude:
52.78174196
Longitude:
-0.92655158

Documentary resources
Domesday reference:
LEIC 29,4. 40,13. 40,37-38
Domesday minimum number of individuals:
28
Taxation 1291 (main):
3040
Taxation 1291 (portions):
Not recorded
Lay subsidy 1334 total paid:
Not recorded
Poll Tax 1377 number who paid:
42
Poll Tax 1377 total paid:
168
Poll Tax 1379 number who paid:
No surviving record
Poll Tax 1379 total paid:
No surviving record
Poll Tax 1381 number who paid:
27
Poll Tax 1381 total paid:
324
Lay subsidy 1524 number who paid:
11
Lay Subsidy 1524 total paid:
742
Lay Subsidy 1525 number who paid:
742
Lay Subsidy 1525 total paid:
10
Lay Subsidy 1543/4 number who paid:
11
Diocesan returns 1563:
34
Census 1801 total population:
57 (Parish)
Census 1841 total population:
58 (Chapelry)
Census 1841 inhabited houses:
8
E179 date and type last doc:
1679 May 9 grant of supply to pay and disband the armed forces
Additional information
Alternative names:
Presumed date of depopulation:
NMR number:
321501
HER number:
LEIC 3340
Investigation history:
Cartographic or photographic records:
Site status:
x coordinate:
472500
y coordinate:
321000
Bibliography:
Beresford, M. and Hurst, J.G. (eds) 1971. Deserted Medieval Villages. London: Lutterworth.
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