Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 7556
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Olson , Sherri.
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  • Title: Families Have Their Fate and Periods: Varieties of Family Experience in the Pre-Industrial Village [case studies of twelve families in the village of Ellington. After 1350 there is a dramatic decrease in the number of women's names in the village records].
  • Source: The Salt of Common Life: Individuality and Choice in the Medieval Town, Countryside, and Church: Essays Presented to J. Ambrose Raftis.  Edited by Edwin Brezette DeWindtStudies in Medieval Culture, 36.  Medieval Institute Publications, Western Michigan University, 1995.  Pages 409 - 448.
  • Description:
  • Article Type: Essay
  • Subject (See Also): Brewing and Distillation Ellington, Cambridgeshire, England Family Peasantry Social History Villages
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  • Geographic Area: British Isles
  • Century: 13- 14- 15- 16
  • Primary Evidence: Legal Document; Court rolls and account rolls for Ellington.
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  • Author's Affiliation: University of Connecticut
  • Conference Info: - , -
  • Year of Publication: 1995.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: Not Available