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Beorhtgifu 12 Beorhtgifu free peasant at Hilderclay (Suff.), d. by 1086?

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Author: CPL
Editorial Status: 4 of 5

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Beorhtgifu 12 was the mother of Godric son of Beorhtgifu (Godric Brithiue filius), a free peasant on Bury St Edmunds’ manor of Hilderclay (Suff.) who paid 5½d. rent for 4 acres. It is not clear whether or not she was still living in 1086.

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Beorhtgifu 12 was the mother of Godric son of Beorhtgifu (Godric Brithiue filius), a free peasant on Bury St Edmunds’ manor of Hilderclay (Suff.) who paid 5½d. rent for 4 acres. It is not clear whether or not she was still living in 1086.

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