Growth Of Royal Power in England
By lord_gaben, Updated
4 Kings of England
William The Conqueror
Henry II of England
On Christmas Day 1066, William took the crown of England after defeating another person who also wanted power at the The Battle of Hastings. He had the Domesday Census taken to learn about his kingdom. This helped William and future kings build a successful system of collecting taxes, Which would help them build up there kingdom
William Created the Domesday Book. it was a census that counted all of the people and property of England. William used it to collect taxes to help the Kingdom of England grow.
Edward I of England
Henry Expanded the system of Royal Justice When he was the King of England and during his time as King Of England, He Laid out the Basis for Common Laws while King and also why at it he created the Jury System To see if the Person Pleads Guilty or Not Guilty to what ever crimes they have done
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