Wyfordby

 

 

Site type: DMV

[Site awaiting description]

Pre-1974 county:
Leicestershire
Historic parish:
Wyfordby
Present county or unitary area:
Leicestershire
Modern parish:
Freeby
Grid reference:
SK 792189
Latitude:
52.76192785
Longitude:
-0.82774555

Documentary resources
Domesday reference:
LEIC 14,8. 18,4. 29,3
Domesday minimum number of individuals:
200
Taxation 1291 (main):
1440
Taxation 1291 (portions):
Not recorded
Lay subsidy 1334 total paid:
276
Poll Tax 1377 number who paid:
44
Poll Tax 1377 total paid:
176
Poll Tax 1379 number who paid:
No surviving record
Poll Tax 1379 total paid:
No surviving record
Poll Tax 1381 number who paid:
37
Poll Tax 1381 total paid:
444
Lay subsidy 1524 number who paid:
4
Lay Subsidy 1524 total paid:
166
Lay Subsidy 1525 number who paid:
No surviving record
Lay Subsidy 1525 total paid:
No surviving record
Lay Subsidy 1543/4 number who paid:
13 (with Brentingby)
Diocesan returns 1563:
4
Census 1801 total population:
Not recorded
Census 1841 total population:
75 (Parish)
Census 1841 inhabited houses:
13
E179 date and type last doc:
1678 July 15 grant of supply for disbanding the army
Additional information
Alternative names:
Presumed date of depopulation:
NMR number:
HER number:
LEIC 10167
Investigation history:
Cartographic or photographic records:
Site status:
x coordinate:
479200
y coordinate:
318900
Bibliography:
Beresford, M. and Hurst, J.G. (eds) 1971. Deserted Medieval Villages. London: Lutterworth.
See also: