"ACOMB, (given as "AKEHAM") a parish in the Ainsty, Yorkshire, with its grange, near York, is a manor which formerly bel. to the Ld. Grey of Rotherfield, in Oxfordshire, but passed afterwards, by marriage, to the family of Sir John Deincourt."
[Transcribed by Mel Lockie © from
Stephen Whatley's England's Gazetteer, 1750]