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Rich . Monks Leys

Field in the Parish of Oadby

Historical Forms

  • Rich . Monks Leys 1722 Terrier
  • Susanna Monk 1814 Census

Etymology

Rich. Monks Leys 1722 (cf. John Monk 1759 EnclA of Oadby and Susanna Monk 1814 Census of adjoining Wigston Magna parish)