Monarch/ Kings

by: Madisyn Carmichael

* The Monarchs were at the very top of the feudal society.

*  all the land in the kingdom belonged to the Monarch.

* all the Monarchs believed that god gave them the power to rule.

* It was the Monarch's responsibility to manage & defend his land and the people who worked in it.

* The Monarchs also acted as judges in manor courts and had the power to fine and punish those who broke the law.

* the great lords grew very powerful and governed their feifs as independent states.

* The power given to the Monarchs varied greatly.

* The English Monarchs became very strong and the vikings invaded and settled there.

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