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Durand


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Discussion of the name

A provisional attempt has been made to identify the people recorded in Domesday Book who bore this name; however, the material remains to be checked and edited, and profiles of these people remain to be written.

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Forms of the name

Spellings in Domesday Book: D, Durand, Durandus

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Distribution map of property and lordships associated with this name in DB

List of property and lordships associated with this name in DB

Holder 1066

Shire Phil. ref. Vill Holder 1066 DB Spelling Holder 1066 Lord 1066 Tenant-in-Chief 1086 1086 subtenant Fiscal value 1066 value 1086 value Holder 1066 ID conf. Show on map
Hampshire NF3,3 Sway Durand Durand 'of Sway' - Roger, earl Nigel 'the man of Earl Roger' 0.25 0.25 0.25 - Map
Hampshire NF3,3 Sway Durand Durand 'of Sway' - William, king - 0.75 0.75 0.75 - Map
Nottinghamshire 9,69 Normanton on Trent Durand Durand 'of Normanton on Trent' - Roger de Bully Roger de Louvetot 0.15 0.10 0.06 - Map
Suffolk 7,84 Norton Durandus Durand 'of Norton' Northmann the sheriff Roger Bigod - 0.02 0.40 0.39 - Map
Suffolk 7,84 Norton Durandus Durand 'of Norton' Northmann the sheriff Roger Bigod - 0.06 0.10 0.13 - Map
Suffolk 7,111 Leofstanestuna Durandus Durand 'of Norton' Northmann the sheriff Roger Bigod - 0.03 0.00 0.03 - Map
Suffolk 7,118 Kuluertestuna Durandus Durand 'of Norton' Northmann the sheriff Roger Bigod William de Bourneville 0.03 0.04 0.04 - Map
Suffolk 7,121 Kembroke Durandus Durand 'of Norton' Northmann the sheriff Roger Bigod William de Bourneville 0.04 0.05 0.05 - Map
Suffolk 16,25 Helmingham Durandus Durand 'of Helmingham' Eadric of Laxfield Odo, bishop of Bayeux - 0.67 1.50 1.00 - Map
Suffolk 39,12 Aluredestuna Durandus Durand 'of Helmingham' - Ranulph brother of Ilger Ivo 'of Aluredestuna' 1.67 4.00 3.00 - Map
Suffolk 74,3 Battisford Durandus Durand 'of Battisford' - Siward 'of Battisford' - 0.25 0.00 0.00 - Map
Total               3.92 7.19 5.70  

Lord 1066

Shire Phil. ref. Vill Lord 1066 DB Spelling Holder 1066 Lord 1066 Tenant-in-Chief 1086 1086 subtenant Fiscal value 1066 value 1086 value Lord 1066 ID conf. Show on map
Suffolk 67,12 Little Bealings Durandus Hardekin 'of Little Bealings' Durand 'of Helmingham' Hervey de Bourges - 0.03 0.00 0.03 - Map
Suffolk 67,17 Derneford Durandus 11 free men Durand 'of Helmingham' Hervey de Bourges - 0.67 2.00 0.75 - Map
Suffolk 67,18 Ingoluestuna Durandus 13 free men Durand 'of Helmingham' Hervey de Bourges - 1.03 0.50 0.50 - Map
Suffolk 67,18 Ingoluestuna Durandus 1 free man Durand 'of Helmingham' Hervey de Bourges Peter de Palluel 0.10 0.20 0.17 - Map
Suffolk 67,23 Bredfield Durandus 1 free man Durand 'of Helmingham' Hervey de Bourges - 0.10 0.20 0.15 - Map
Total               1.93 2.90 1.60  

Tenant-in-Chief 1086 demesne estates (no subtenants)

Shire Phil. ref. Vill TIC DB Spelling Holder 1066 Lord 1066 Tenant-in-Chief 1086 1086 subtenant Fiscal value 1066 value 1086 value TIC ID conf. Show on map
Dorset 57,20 Afflington Durandus Leofwine 'of Afflington' - Durand the carpenter - 0.25 0.30 0.30 - Map
Dorset 57,21 Moulham Idem 3 thegns - Durand the carpenter - 1.00 0.25 1.50 - Map
Gloucestershire 53,1 Minsterworth Alweald 'of Minsterworth' - Durand of Gloucester - 3.00 3.00 2.00 - Map
Gloucestershire 53,6 Whaddon 5 brothers - Durand of Gloucester - 5.00 8.00 5.00 - Map
Gloucestershire 53,10 Haresfield Godric 'of Haresfield' - Durand of Gloucester - 3.50 3.00 3.00 - Map
Gloucestershire 53,10 Haresfield Eadric brother of Godric - Durand of Gloucester - 3.50 3.00 3.00 - Map
Gloucestershire 53,11 Moreton Valence Auti 'of Moreton Valence' - Durand of Gloucester - 3.00 4.00 2.00 - Map
Hampshire 65,1 Titchfield Blæcmann 'of Chillerton' Edward, king Durand the barber - 1.00 1.00 1.25 - Map
Leicestershire 35,1 Burton [-on-the-Wolds] - - Durand Malet - 5.00 0.20 0.50 - Map
Leicestershire 35,1 Prestwold - - Durand Malet - 1.38 0.10 0.10 - Map
Leicestershire 35,2 Wymeswold Rolf son of Skjaldvor - Durand Malet - 0.50 0.00 0.00 - Map
Leicestershire 35,2 Wymeswold Edwin 'of Wymeswold' - Durand Malet - 0.50 0.00 0.00 - Map
Lincolnshire 44,1 Cammeringham Siward 'of Cammeringham' - Durand Malet - 0.50 0.50 0.25 - Map
Lincolnshire 44,1 Cammeringham Alnoth 'of Cammeringham' - Durand Malet - 0.50 0.50 0.25 - Map
Lincolnshire 44,3 Winterton Edwin 'of Scawby' - Durand Malet - 0.50 0.00 0.00 - Map
Lincolnshire 44,4 Broughton, Manby in Broughton Edwin 'of Scawby' - Durand Malet - 0.38 0.50 0.20 - Map
Lincolnshire 44,5 Nettleton Rolf son of Skjaldvor - Durand Malet - 1.75 4.00 4.00 - Map
Lincolnshire 44,6 North Thoresby, Audby in North Thoresby Rolf son of Skjaldvor - Durand Malet - 0.00 0.00 0.00 - Map
Lincolnshire 44,7 Searby Rolf son of Skjaldvor - Durand Malet - 2.50 0.50 2.50 - Map
Lincolnshire 44,8 Great Coates in Great Grimsby Rolf son of Skjaldvor - Durand Malet - 1.31 2.50 3.00 - Map
Lincolnshire 44,9 Irby upon Humber Rolf son of Skjaldvor - Durand Malet - 3.50 2.00 2.50 - Map
Lincolnshire 44,10 Linwood Rolf son of Skjaldvor - Durand Malet - 0.50 1.50 1.00 - Map
Lincolnshire 44,11 Rothwell Rolf son of Skjaldvor - Durand Malet - 1.69 2.00 1.50 - Map
Lincolnshire 44,12 Cuxwold Rolf son of Skjaldvor - Durand Malet - 0.22 0.00 0.00 - Map
Lincolnshire 44,13 Cabourne Rolf son of Skjaldvor - Durand Malet - 0.13 0.00 0.00 - Map
Lincolnshire 44,14 Audby in North Thoresby Rolf son of Skjaldvor - Durand Malet - 0.00 0.00 0.00 - Map
Lincolnshire 44,15 Claxy near Walesby Rolf son of Skjaldvor - Durand Malet - 0.63 0.00 0.00 - Map
Lincolnshire 44,16 Navenby Rolf son of Skjaldvor - Durand Malet - 1.00 1.60 2.50 - Map
Lincolnshire 44,17 Wellingore Rolf son of Skjaldvor - Durand Malet - 3.00 0.00 0.00 - Map
Lincolnshire 44,18 Eagle Rolf son of Skjaldvor - Durand Malet - 0.38 0.00 0.00 - Map
Lincolnshire 44,19 Middle Rasen Rolf son of Skjaldvor - Durand Malet - 0.17 0.00 0.00 - Map
Nottinghamshire 26,1 Owthorpe Rolf son of Skjaldvor - Durand Malet - 0.50 1.50 1.00 - Map
Wiltshire 26,19 Chedglow Durandus Edward 'of Chedglow' - Durand of Gloucester - 0.13 0.00 0.00 - Map
Wiltshire 28,10 Chedglow Durandus Siward 'of Chedglow' - Durand of Gloucester - 0.13 0.00 0.00 - Map
Wiltshire 30,1 Chirton Durandus Almær 'of Chirton' - Durand of Gloucester - 10.00 11.00 10.00 - Map
Wiltshire 30,5 Ashley D Ealdred 'of Wroughton' - Durand of Gloucester - 5.75 4.00 4.00 - Map
Wiltshire 30,6 Lockeridge D Almær 'of Chirton' - Durand of Gloucester - 2.00 2.00 1.50 - Map
Total               64.80 56.95 52.85  

Tenant-in-Chief 1086 subtenanted estates

Shire Phil. ref. Vill TIC DB Spelling Holder 1066 Lord 1066 Tenant-in-Chief 1086 1086 subtenant Fiscal value 1066 value 1086 value TIC ID conf. Show on map
Gloucestershire 53,2 Ashbrook - - Durand of Gloucester 1 knight 1.00 0.50 0.50 - Map
Gloucestershire 53,3 Duntisbourne Rouse Wulfweard 'of Salperton' Edward, king Durand of Gloucester Ralph Bloiet 2.00 2.00 2.00 - Map
Gloucestershire 53,4 Culkerton Grim 'of Culkerton' - Durand of Gloucester Roger d'Ivry 2.63 4.00 4.00 - Map
Gloucestershire 53,5 Didmarton Leofwine 'of Didmarton' - Durand of Gloucester Ansketil 'of Didmarton' 3.00 1.50 2.00 - Map
Gloucestershire 53,7 Sezincote Leofwine 'of Sezincote' - Durand of Gloucester Walter 'the man of Durand of Gloucester' 1.00 0.80 1.00 - Map
Gloucestershire 53,7 Sezincote Leofwig 'of Sezincote' - Durand of Gloucester Walter 'the man of Durand of Gloucester' 1.00 0.80 1.00 - Map
Gloucestershire 53,8 Icomb Proper Thorsten, thegn of King Edward - Durand of Gloucester Walter 'the man of Durand of Gloucester' 2.00 1.50 2.00 - Map
Gloucestershire 53,9 Shipton Pelye Eadwig 'of Lower Hampen' - Durand of Gloucester Ralph Bloiet 3.50 4.00 2.00 - Map
Gloucestershire 53,12 Littleton Leofnoth 'of Wootton Bassett' - Durand of Gloucester Ralph Bloiet 1.50 0.50 0.50 - Map
Gloucestershire 53,13 Condicote - - Durand of Gloucester Osbern fitzRichard 1.50 1.00 1.00 - Map
Hampshire 37,1 Cliddesden 2 brothers Edward, king Durand of Gloucester Ralph Bloiet 2.00 4.00 3.00 - Map
Hampshire 37,2 Weston Corbett Eadric 'of Weston Corbett' Edward, king Durand of Gloucester Geoffrey 'of Weston Corbett' 2.00 2.00 2.00 - Map
Herefordshire 22,1 Ashperton Earnwig 'of Tarrington' Harold, earl Durand of Gloucester Ralph Bloiet 0.75 1.00 1.00 - Map
Herefordshire 22,2 Pontshill Gunnar 'of Pontshill' - Durand of Gloucester Bernard Beard 1.00 0.30 0.30 - Map
Herefordshire 22,3 Weston under Penyard Gunnar 'of Pontshill' - Durand of Gloucester Bernard Beard 2.00 0.20 0.20 - Map
Herefordshire 22,4 Coldborough Gunnar 'of Pontshill' - Durand of Gloucester Bernard Beard 1.00 0.30 0.27 - Map
Herefordshire 22,5 Rochford Leofnoth 'of Rochford' - Durand of Gloucester Widard 'of Rochford' 1.50 2.00 1.50 - Map
Herefordshire 22,7 Thruxton Robert fitzWimarc - Durand of Gloucester Bernard Beard 3.00 0.00 2.00 - Map
Herefordshire 22,8 Litley Reuer 'of Bullinghope' - Durand of Gloucester Widard 'of Rochford' 0.50 0.38 0.25 - Map
Herefordshire 22,8 Litley Alwine the sheriff - Durand of Gloucester Widard 'of Rochford' 0.50 0.38 0.25 - Map
Lincolnshire 44,2 Scawby, Sturton in Scawby Edwin 'of Scawby' - Durand Malet Alfred de Chancé 1.13 0.80 1.00 - Map
Wiltshire 30,2 Tockenham D Doda 'of Tockenham' Beorhtric, abbot of Malmesbury Durand of Gloucester Roger d'Ivry 5.00 2.00 4.00 - Map
Wiltshire 30,3 Uffcott Almær 'of Chirton' - Durand of Gloucester Roger d'Ivry 1.50 0.75 0.75 - Map
Wiltshire 30,4 Seagry D 2 thegns - Durand of Gloucester 2 knights 5.00 2.00 2.50 - Map
Wiltshire 30,7 Luckington D Harold, earl - Durand of Gloucester Herman de Dreux 4.00 5.00 4.00 - Map
Total               50.01 37.71 39.02  

Subtenant in 1086

Shire Phil. ref. Vill Subtenant DB Spelling Holder 1066 Lord 1066 Tenant-in-Chief 1086 1086 subtenant Fiscal value 1066 value 1086 value Subtenant ID conf. Show on map
Cambridgeshire 26,6 Weston Colville Durandus Thorgar 'of Weston Colville' Ælfgar, earl Hardwin de Scales Durand the man of Hardwin de Scales 1.00 0.50 1.00 - Map
Cambridgeshire 26,11 Babraham Durandus 4 sokemen Edward, king Hardwin de Scales Durand the man of Hardwin de Scales 0.50 0.93 0.93 - Map
Cambridgeshire 26,14 Hinxton Durandus Estred, the man of Earl Ælfgar Ælfgar, earl Hardwin de Scales Durand the man of Hardwin de Scales 1.00 0.50 1.00 - Map
Cambridgeshire 26,15 Ickleton Durandus Estred, the man of Earl Ælfgar Ælfgar, earl Hardwin de Scales Durand the man of Hardwin de Scales 0.50 0.25 0.13 - Map
Cambridgeshire 26,31 Melbourn Durandus Sigeræd 'of Chishill' Ælfgar, earl Hardwin de Scales Durand the man of Hardwin de Scales 1.25 2.00 1.25 - Map
Cambridgeshire 26,34 Orwell Durandus 1 sokeman, man of Earl Waltheof Waltheof, earl Hardwin de Scales Durand the man of Hardwin de Scales 0.75 1.80 0.90 - Map
Cambridgeshire 26,34 Orwell 1 sokeman, man of King Edward Edward, king Hardwin de Scales Durand the man of Hardwin de Scales 0.08 0.20 0.10 - Map
Cambridgeshire 26,37 Eversden Durandus 1 sokeman of Earl Ælfgar Ælfgar, earl Hardwin de Scales Durand the man of Hardwin de Scales 0.25 0.40 0.40 - Map
Dorset 55,48 Wilkswood Durandus 2 thegns - unnamed wife of Hugh fitzGrip Durand the carpenter 0.50 0.50 0.50 - Map
Gloucestershire G4 Gloucester Durandus - Edward, king William, king Durand of Gloucester 0.00 0.00 0.00 - Map
Gloucestershire G4 Gloucester Durandus - Edward, king William, king Durand of Gloucester 0.00 0.06 0.00 - Map
Gloucestershire G4 Gloucester Durandus - Edward, king William, king Durand of Gloucester 0.00 0.11 0.00 - Map
Gloucestershire W15 Caldicot Durandus - William, king Durand of Gloucester 3.00 6.00 6.00 - Map
Gloucestershire 1,10 Lower Slaughter Edward, king - William, king Durand of Gloucester 7.00 27.00 27.00 - Map
Gloucestershire 2,10 Standish Ealdred, archbishop of York unnamed monks of Gloucester Thomas, archbishop of York Durand of Gloucester 3.00 3.20 2.40 - Map
Gloucestershire 3,7 Southam Wulfstan, bishop of Worcester - Wulfstan, bishop of Worcester Durand of Gloucester 6.00 7.20 5.20 - Map
Hampshire 2,1 Soberton and Beauworth Edward 'of Soberton' Stigand, archbishop of Canterbury Walkelin, bishop of Winchester Durand the man of Bishop Walkelin 4.00 3.14 4.40 - Map
Hampshire 2,1 Soberton and Beauworth Alric 'of Dummer' Stigand, archbishop of Canterbury Walkelin, bishop of Winchester Durand the man of Bishop Walkelin 6.00 4.71 6.60 - Map
Hampshire 2,21 Wield 2 free men Stigand, archbishop of Canterbury Walkelin, bishop of Winchester Durand the man of Bishop Walkelin 10.00 8.00 11.00 - Map
Hampshire 35,4 Portchester 3 free men Edward, king William Mauduit Durand the man of William Mauduit 5.00 4.50 6.00 - Map
Hampshire NF3,4 South Baddesley Swarting 'of Yaverland' - Roger, earl Durand the man of Earl Roger 0.25 0.15 0.15 - Map
Hampshire NF3,12 Barton on Sea Ælfric the small Edward, king Roger, earl Durand the man of Earl Roger 1.25 2.00 1.00 - Map
Hampshire NF3,13 Barton on Sea Wulfweard 'of Barton' - Roger, earl Durand the man of Earl Roger 0.50 1.00 0.50 - Map
Hampshire S3 Southampton Durandus - - William, king Durand of Gloucester 0.00 0.00 0.00 - Map
Herefordshire 1,31 Middleton on the Hill Durandus Alric 'of Middleton on the Hill' - William, king Durand of Gloucester 1.50 1.00 0.50 - Map
Leicestershire 16,3 South Kilworth Æthelric son of Mærgeat - Robert de Vescy Durand the man of Robert de Vescy 4.00 0.30 1.50 - Map
Middlesex 3,15 Twyford unnamed canons of St Paul's William, bishop of London Maurice, bishop of London Durand, canon of St Paul's, London 2.00 1.00 1.50 - Map
Norfolk 9,214 Wacton 6 free men and 1 half-free man - Roger Bigod Durand the man of Roger Bigod 0.72 0.00 0.00 - Map
Norfolk 9,214 Wacton 4 free men 6 free men and 1 half-free man Roger Bigod Durand the man of Roger Bigod 0.13 0.00 0.00 - Map
Norfolk 9,215 Stratton 7 free men - Roger Bigod Durand the man of Roger Bigod 0.50 0.00 0.00 - Map
Norfolk 9,216 Shelton 9 free men and 1 half-free man - Roger Bigod Durand the man of Roger Bigod 0.49 0.00 0.04 - Map
Somerset 25,12 Brown Durandus Eadweald 'of Hill' - William de Moyon Durand the man of William de Moyon 1.00 1.00 2.00 - Map
Somerset 25,21 Old Stowey Durandus Leofing 'of Old Stowey' - William de Moyon Durand the man of William de Moyon 0.25 0.15 0.50 - Map
Somerset 25,22 Oaktrow Durandus Manni 'of Oaktrow' - William de Moyon Durand the man of William de Moyon 0.13 0.20 0.30 - Map
Somerset 25,23 Allercott Durandus Leofwine 'of Myne' - William de Moyon Durand the man of William de Moyon 0.13 0.30 0.30 - Map
Suffolk 6,128 Cransford Godric the priest Eadric of Laxfield Robert Malet Durand the man of Robert Malet 0.33 0.50 0.50 - Map
Suffolk 14,77 Stowlangtoft 2 free men - Baldwin, abbot of Bury St Edmunds Durand the man of Abbot Baldwin 4.00 6.00 6.00 - Map
Suffolk 14,119 Kenton 2 free men - Baldwin, abbot of Bury St Edmunds Durand the man of Abbot Baldwin 0.67 1.00 1.50 - Map
Sussex 6,3 Preston Osbern fitzOsbern - Osbern fitzOsbern, bishop of Exeter Durand the man of Bishop Osbern 3.00 4.00 3.00 - Map
Sussex 10,15 Charleston 3 free men Edward, king Robert, count of Mortain Durand the man of Count Robert 2.00 1.00 1.67 - Map
Sussex 10,15 Charleston 3 free men Edward, king Robert, count of Mortain Durand the man of Count Robert 2.00 1.00 1.67 - Map
Sussex 10,15 Charleston 3 free men Edward, king Robert, count of Mortain Durand the man of Count Robert 2.00 1.00 1.67 - Map
Sussex 10,48 Flexborough Alweard 'of Flexborough' Edward, king Robert, count of Mortain Durand the man of Count Robert 1.00 1.00 0.50 - Map
Sussex 11,48 Storrington - - Roger, earl Durand the man of Earl Roger 6.00 4.00 4.00 - Map
Wiltshire M7 Malmesbury Durandus - Edward, king William, king Durand of Gloucester 0.00 0.00 0.00 - Map
Wiltshire 2,11 East Overton Durandus Stigand, archbishop of Canterbury Walkelin, bishop of Winchester Durand the man of Bishop Walkelin 1.88 1.00 1.00 - Map
Wiltshire 56,3 Netheravon Durandus Spirites the priest - Nigel the physician Durand the man of Nigel the physician 1.00 3.00 3.00 - Map
Worcestershire 2,29 Bredons Norton Leofwine the radknight Wulfstan, bishop of Worcester Wulfstan, bishop of Worcester Durand the man of Bishop Wulfstan 2.00 1.00 1.00 - Map
Total               88.56 102.60 108.61  

Sub-subtenant in 1086

Shire Phil. ref. Vill Sub-subtenant DB Spelling Holder 1066 Lord 1066 Tenant-in-Chief 1086 1086 subtenant Fiscal value 1066 value 1086 value Sub-subtenant ID conf. Show on map
Cambridgeshire 5,17 Babraham 2 sokemen of the abbot of Ely Wulfric, abbot of Ely Simeon, abbot of Ely Hardwin de Scales 0.25 0.17 0.17 - Map
Cheshire 8,9 Thingwall Winterled ‘of Thingwall’ - Hugh, earl William Malbank 1.00 0.40 0.25 - Map
Northamptonshire B33 Northampton Durandus - - William, king Robert de Tosny 0.00 0.00 0.07 - Map
Total               1.25 0.57 0.49  

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