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

Gunning 1 Gunning ‘of Walgherton’ (Ches.), fl. 1066

Male
Author: CPL
Editorial Status: 4 of 5

Discussion of the name

Summary

Gunning 2 was a small landowner in south Cheshire whose single holding of 2½ virgates was worth less than 5 shillings.

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List of property and lordships associated with this name in DB

Profile

There was only one Gunning in DB, who held one of two small manors at Walgherton in the poor farming country of south-east Cheshire.

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