Lordship Title of Peasemore ID14254

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There were three manors in PEASEMORE at the time of the Domesday Survey, held respectively by Ralph de Mortimer, Gilbert de Bretville and the Count of Evreux. The overlordship of the first, held by two thegns in the reign of Edward the Confessor and at the time of the Domesday Survey by Ralph de Mortimer, passed at his death, like the overlordship of Brimpton in this hundred (q.v.), to his son Hugh and continued to pass with the Mortimer estates until, after the death of Cicely Duchess of York in 1495, it reverted to the Crown.
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