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villeins

David Hey

in The Oxford Dictionary of Local and Family History

Published in print January 1997 | ISBN: 9780198600800
Published online January 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191727696
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An unfree tenant of manorial land under the feudal system. A villein held his land by agricultural services, by

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Subjects: Local and Family History

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