Hyde Name Origins.

The name "HYDE" is derived from the hide, a measure of land for taxation purposes, taken to be that area of land necessary to support a peasant family. In later times it was taken to be equivalent to 120 acres .
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Saturday, 1 January 2011

Reminiscences in the life of Joshua Bradley part 1




Taken from "Reminiscences in the life of Joshua Bradley" by James Bradley

1 comment:

Tom said...

Really enjoying this Nancy... looking forward to the next bit ..