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Mr Toolyes hadland

Field in the Parish of Oadby

Historical Forms

  • Mr Toolyes hadland 1635 Terrier
  • John Tooleys hadland 1661 Terrier
  • Edward Tooleys Hade 1708 Terrier
  • Thomas Tooley 1630 Nichols

Etymology

Mr Toolyes hadland 1635, John Tooleys hadland 1661 (v. hēafod - land), Edward Tooleys Hade 1708 (v. hēafod) (note Thomas Tooley 1630 Nichols, of Oadby)