There is good reason to believe that impartible inheritance was imposed on tenants by manorial administrations and did not originate in peasant choice.(63) Dyer shows that on the estates of the Bishop of Worcester partible inheritance predated impartibility and heavy serfdom, and that partible inheritance was commonly practised among free tenants in the Midlands.(64) Additionally, when possible, customary tenants seem to have formulated partible strategies, accumulating extra pieces of land to pass on to non-inheriting sons to ensure they would not be completely landless.(65)
"Title Deeds" on the basis of computerised records should be granted to landowners and land reform laws, concerning impartibility of subsistence and economic holdings and ownership ceilings should be repealed.