Saxham, Great

 

 

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Pre-1974 county:
Suffolk (West)
Historic parish:
Little Saxham
Present county or unitary area:
Suffolk
Modern parish:
The Saxhams
Grid reference:
TL 798628
Latitude:
52.156589
Longitude:
-7.001072

Documentary resources
Domesday reference:
SUFF 1,63. 14,6. 14,11. 25,28 (Great and Little Saxham)
Domesday minimum number of individuals:
42 (Great and Little Saxham)
Taxation 1291 (main):
3520
Taxation 1291 (portions):
Not recorded
Lay subsidy 1334 total paid:
436
Poll Tax 1377 number who paid:
No surviving record
Poll Tax 1377 total paid:
No surviving record
Poll Tax 1379 number who paid:
No surviving record
Poll Tax 1379 total paid:
No surviving record
Poll Tax 1381 number who paid:
38
Poll Tax 1381 total paid:
456
Lay subsidy 1524 number who paid:
21
Lay Subsidy 1524 total paid:
254
Lay Subsidy 1525 number who paid:
23
Lay Subsidy 1525 total paid:
492
Lay Subsidy 1543/4 number who paid:
20
Diocesan returns 1563:
No surviving record
Census 1801 total population:
226 (Parish)
Census 1841 total population:
271 (Parish)
Census 1841 inhabited houses:
50
E179 date and type last doc:
1678 March 20 act for raising money by a poll
Additional information
Alternative names:
Presumed date of depopulation:
NMR number:
379751
HER number:
Investigation history:
Cartographic or photographic records:
Site status:
x coordinate:
579800
y coordinate:
262800
Bibliography:
Beresford, M. 1954. The Lost Villages of England. London: Lutterworth Press: 387
Beresford, M. and Hurst, J.G. (eds) 1971. Deserted Medieval Villages. London: Lutterworth.
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