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[Image: Excerpt from the Domesday Book]
[Image: Durham Liber Vitae, folio 38r (extract)]

Beollan 2 Beollan ‘of Sutton’ (Ches.), fl. 1066

Male
Author: CPL
Editorial Status: 4 of 5

Discussion of the name

Summary

Beollán 2 was a small landowner in Cheshire with less than ½ hide worth 2 shillings.

Distribution map of property and lordships associated with this name in DB

List of property and lordships associated with this name in DB

Holder 1066

Shire Phil. ref. Vill Holder 1066 DB Spelling Holder 1066 Lord 1066 Tenant-in-Chief 1086 1086 subtenant Fiscal value 1066 value 1086 value Holder 1066 ID conf. Show on map
Cheshire 14,11 Sutton Belam Beollan 'of Sutton' - Hugh, earl Bigot de Loges 0.44 0.10 0.08 - Map
Total               0.44 0.10 0.08  

Profile

The name is unique in DB. Beollán held one of three small estates at Sutton, immediately south of the salt-manufacturing centre of Middlewich. He was listed after Alstan, who was also a landowner only here.

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