1066 Feudal system

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  • Created by: Elise
  • Created on: 01-05-13 13:11
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  • Feudal system
    • William gives land to
    • Why William needed land owners
      • To protect the country from invasion
    • What William had to do
      • Reward his followers
        • Keep law and order over the country
        • Raise money by taxing people
          • Making sure villagers were not getting rich as in owning slaves and animals so they couldn't rebel
          • He kept track of this in the Doomesday book, it had information in it about how many animals people own and things like that
            • In 1085 William brought a large army over form Normandy because of a threatened invasion but, the invasion had never happened but William had to still pay the soldiers.
            • William was taxing people according to their value of land
            • The doomsday book had information about 13 000 villagers across England
        • Raise an army (That all his barons provided) around 4000men
    • Castle building
      • William was convinced that the reason he conquered England easily was because there were not many castles
      • William had castles built all over England , they had a large mote which was usually about 50feet high .
      • These castles were built from Earth and wood so they could be finished in a few weeks
      • Barons army's would use a castle as a base so, they could look over all of their land for, the castles were built on a hill
        • Barron's army's would be in the castle so they could see if any villagers were going were going to rebel against William
  • Trustworthy barons give land to
    • William gives land to
    • A barron was
      • Williams brother Odo of Bayeux he got 400 estates round the country
        • 184 Of them in Kent but only kept 7 of them the rest he gave to men who fought with him in 1066
      • In return for their land barrons had to provide
        • knights FOR Williams army
          • 40 Days a year
        • Money when William wanted some
      • Trustworthy
        • Had to make an oath that they would do what William said
  • Knights(Lords)
    • Trustworthy barons give land to
      • A barron was
        • Williams brother Odo of Bayeux he got 400 estates round the country
          • 184 Of them in Kent but only kept 7 of them the rest he gave to men who fought with him in 1066
        • In return for their land barrons had to provide
          • knights FOR Williams army
            • 40 Days a year
          • Money when William wanted some
        • Trustworthy
          • Had to make an oath that they would do what William said
  • peasants
  • Lots of earls died in the battle of Hastings
    • Killed in rebellions
    • Fled abroad
  • Fled abroad
  • What happened to rich English People?
    • Feudal system
      • Why William needed land owners
        • To protect the country from invasion
      • What William had to do
        • Reward his followers
          • Keep law and order over the country
          • Raise money by taxing people
            • Making sure villagers were not getting rich as in owning slaves and animals so they couldn't rebel
            • He kept track of this in the Doomesday book, it had information in it about how many animals people own and things like that
              • In 1085 William brought a large army over form Normandy because of a threatened invasion but, the invasion had never happened but William had to still pay the soldiers.
              • William was taxing people according to their value of land
              • The doomsday book had information about 13 000 villagers across England
          • Raise an army (That all his barons provided) around 4000men
      • Castle building
        • William was convinced that the reason he conquered England easily was because there were not many castles
        • William had castles built all over England , they had a large mote which was usually about 50feet high .
        • These castles were built from Earth and wood so they could be finished in a few weeks
        • Barons army's would use a castle as a base so, they could look over all of their land for, the castles were built on a hill
          • Barron's army's would be in the castle so they could see if any villagers were going were going to rebel against William
  • To keep the English under control

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Elise


great I got an A on my test using this thx!

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