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Place – YOXALL, recorded as IOCHESHALE in the Domesday Book, on 7th row of image below.
County – Staffordshire.
Total population: 5.5 households (very small).
Head of manor: Lichfield.
Households: 60 villagers. 22 smallholders.
Ploughland: 46 ploughlands (land for). 7 lord’s plough teams, 25 men’s plough teams.
Other resources: Meadow 52 acres. 1 mill.
Lord in 1066: Chester St John, bishop of.
Lords on 1086: Ulfkil; Nigel of Stafford; Robert; Oswald of Hints; Raven of Yoxall; Alwin; Alric; Ralph; Ranulf; another Robert; William.
Tenant-in-chief in 1086: Chester St John, bishop of.
Places mentioned in this entry: Freeford; Handsacre; Harborne; Hints; Horton; Packington; [Pipe] Ridware; Smethwick; Tamhorn; Tipton; Tymmor;Weeford; Yoxall; Burouestone; Litelbech.