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capitallum Messuagium vocat ' Smythtoft

Field in the Parish of Rothwell

Historical Forms

  • capitallum Messuagium vocat ' Smythtoft 1465 Dixon

Etymology

capitallum Messuagium vocat' Smythtoft 1465(from toft'amessuage' with the occup. n. smið or the derived surn.)