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The following transcript details households taxed based on the value of their estate in the county of Rutland. Alsthorpe Ashwell Ayston Barrowden Belton Bisbrooke
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This surname is derived from the parish of Chelmorton, Derbyshire. Its bearers gained the surname on account of living there and were minor land-owners. As the concentration of the family moved to Lancashire by the 16th century, the rendering ...
OLIFANT: An elephant.
WATEINSON: The son of Watkins.