The Rotuli de Dominabus et Pueris et Puellis de XII Comitatibus of 1185
Susan M. Johns
Society and Politics, 1217–1327 (Princeton NJ: Princeton University Press, 1988), p. 119.
8 T. Keefe, Feudal Assessments and the PoliticalCommunity under Henry II and his Sons
(Berkeley CA: University of California Press, 1983), p. 118. Milsom argued that Henry II
merely tried to make feudal society work according to its own rules: Milsom, ‘Inheritance by women’; see, for example, the discussion of women inheriting, pp. 64–9.
9 Gillingham, Angevin Empire, pp. 55–9.
10 Warren, Governance of Norman and Angevin England, chapter 6, esp. pp. 165–6.
11 Holt, ‘Heiress