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[Image: Durham Liber Vitae, folio 38r (extract)]

Ansger


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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.

Bibliography

Forms of the name

Spellings in Domesday Book: A, Ansger, Ansgerius, Ansgerus

Forms in modern scholarship:

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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

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
Devon 40,1 Stafford Ansger Ælfric 'of Stafford' - Ansger of Montacute - 0.13 0.38 0.63 - Map
Devon 40,2 Great Torrington A Ælfric 'of Great Torrington' - Ansger of Montacute - 0.25 0.75 0.75 - Map
Devon 40,3 Brimblecombe A Ealhhere 'of Mullacott' - Ansger of Montacute - 0.13 0.25 0.38 - Map
Devon 40,4 Cheldon A Mahthild 'of Bywood' - Ansger of Montacute - 0.38 1.25 1.25 - Map
Devon 40,4 Cheldon Beorhtmær 'of Cheldon' - Ansger of Montacute - 0.16 1.25 1.25 - Map
Devon 40,5 Muxbere A 5 thegns Beorhtric son of Ælfgar Ansger of Montacute - 1.00 2.00 1.50 - Map
Devon 40,6 Sutton A Godric 'of Blackborough' - Ansger of Montacute - 0.25 0.25 0.25 - Map
Devon 40,6 Sutton A unnamed brother of Godric, thegn - Ansger of Montacute - 0.25 0.25 0.25 - Map
Devon 40,7 Dolton A Eadric 'of Dolton' - Ansger of Montacute - 0.50 2.50 2.50 - Map
Devon 51,13 Gatcombe Ansgerus Burgræd 'of Aunk' - Ansger 'of Gatcombe' - 1.00 0.50 1.00 - Map
Essex 75,1 Aveley Godmann 'of Aveley' - Ansger the cook - 0.42 0.00 0.00 - Map
Essex 75,2 Stifford 1 free man - Ansger the cook - 0.21 0.50 0.50 - Map
Northamptonshire 15,1 Maidwell Godric 'of Maidwell' - Ansger the chaplain - 1.75 1.00 1.00 - Map
Somerset 45,18 Preston Plucknett Ansgerus Alweard 'of Preston Plucknett' - Ansger of Montacute - 2.00 0.75 2.00 - Map
Somerset 46,12 Chilton Trinity Ansger Alwine 'of Chilton Trinity' - Ansger the kitchener - 0.25 0.25 0.75 - Map
Somerset 46,13 St Michael Church Idem A Alwig 'of St Michael Church' - Ansger the kitchener - 0.50 0.25 0.25 - Map
Somerset 46,14 Shovel Idem A 2 thegns - Ansger the kitchener - 0.25 0.20 0.20 - Map
Somerset 46,15 Durleigh Idem Alsige 'of Durleigh' - Ansger the kitchener - 0.69 1.00 1.00 - Map
Somerset 46,16 Lilstock Ansger Beorhtsige Cild - Ansger the cook - 5.00 5.00 5.00 - Map
Wiltshire 66,3 Hilperton Ansgerus 3 thegns - Ansger the cook - 4.30 4.00 3.50 - Map
Total               19.42 22.33 23.96  

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
Devon 3,99 Polsloe Ansger Alwine 'of Sourton' - Geoffrey, bishop of Coutances Ansger 'of Polsloe' 0.06 0.20 0.50 - Map
Devon 15,12 Buckland Brewer Ansgerus Eadmær Ator - Robert, count of Mortain Ansger the Breton 2.88 7.50 7.50 - Map
Devon 15,12 Galsworthy Ansgerus Eadwig 'of Galsworthy' - Robert, count of Mortain Ansger the Breton 0.13 0.50 0.50 - Map
Devon 15,13 East Putford Ansgerus Eadmær Ator - Robert, count of Mortain Ansger the Breton 1.00 1.50 1.50 - Map
Devon 15,14 Bulkworthy Ansgerus Yric 'of Bulkworthy' - Robert, count of Mortain Ansger the Breton 0.25 1.00 1.00 - Map
Devon 15,15 Smytham Ansgerus Ælfric 'of Smytham' - Robert, count of Mortain Ansger the Breton 0.02 0.25 0.25 - Map
Devon 16,60 Beetor Ansgerius Eadwulf 'of Fursham' - Baldwin the sheriff Ansger the man of Baldwin the sheriff 0.25 1.00 1.25 - Map
Devon 16,73 West Buckland Ansger Alnoth 'of West Buckland' - Baldwin the sheriff Ansger the man of Baldwin the sheriff 0.25 2.00 2.00 - Map
Devon 16,78 West Anstey Ansger Godwine 'of West Anstey' - Baldwin the sheriff Ansger the man of Baldwin the sheriff 1.00 1.50 2.00 - Map
Devon 16,79 Ringcombe Ansger Cypping 'Ringcombe' - Baldwin the sheriff Ansger the man of Baldwin the sheriff 0.25 0.05 0.15 - Map
Devon 16,81 Newton Ansger Alweald 'of Newton' - Baldwin the sheriff Ansger the man of Baldwin the sheriff 0.25 0.50 0.50 - Map
Devon 16,82 Whitstone Ansger Eadmær 'of Bridestow' - Baldwin the sheriff Ansger the man of Baldwin the sheriff 0.13 0.50 0.50 - Map
Devon 16,142 Yard Ansger Almær 'of Yard' - Baldwin the sheriff Ansger the man of Baldwin the sheriff 0.75 0.50 1.50 - Map
Devon 16,143 Rose Ash Ansger Siward 'of Hemington' - Baldwin the sheriff Ansger the man of Baldwin the sheriff 1.25 3.00 5.00 - Map
Devon 16,144 Creacombe Ansger Siward 'of Hemington' - Baldwin the sheriff Ansger the man of Baldwin the sheriff 0.17 0.50 0.50 - Map
Devon 16,144 Creacombe Leofgar 'of Dart Raffe' - Baldwin the sheriff Ansger the man of Baldwin the sheriff 0.08 0.10 0.25 - Map
Devon 16,159 Chettiscombe Ansger Wulfmær the chubby - Baldwin the sheriff Ansger the man of Baldwin the sheriff 1.00 0.50 2.00 - Map
Devon 23,15 Sutreworde Ansger Esgar the crippled - Walter de Douai Ansger of Montacute 0.25 7.00 7.00 - Map
Devon 42,6 Great Torrington Beorhtric son of Ælfgar - Odo fitzGamelin Ansger of Montacute 0.25 0.75 0.75 - Map
Dorset 26,8 Cerne Ansgerus 2 thegns - Robert, count of Mortain Ansger the Breton 3.00 3.00 3.00 - Map
Dorset 26,11 Cerne Ansgerus Beorhtwine 'of Melbury' - Robert, count of Mortain Ansger the Breton 2.00 0.75 0.75 - Map
Dorset 26,26 Sydling Ansgerius Eadmær Ator - Robert, count of Mortain Ansger the Breton 5.00 4.00 4.00 - Map
Dorset 26,43 Knowlton Ansgerus Æthelmær 'of Knowlton' - Robert, count of Mortain Ansger the Breton 2.00 1.25 1.25 - Map
Gloucestershire 2,7 Hampen Pinn 'of Hampen' - Thomas, archbishop of York Ansger 'of Hampen' 1.00 1.00 0.50 - Map
Norfolk 35,9 Mundham Ealdgar 'of Mundham' Stigand, archbishop of Canterbury Robert fitzCorbucion Ansger 'of Mundham' 1.00 0.50 0.50 - Map
Norfolk 35,9 Mundham 4 sokemen Ælfgar 'of Winfarthing' Robert fitzCorbucion Ansger 'of Mundham' 0.04 0.00 0.00 - Map
Norfolk 35,9 Mundham 1 free man Ælfgar 'of Winfarthing' Robert fitzCorbucion Ansger 'of Mundham' 0.05 0.00 0.00 - Map
Northamptonshire B14 Northampton Ansgerus - - William, king Ansger the chaplain 0.00 0.00 0.00 - Map
Nottinghamshire 22,1 Kilvington and Alverton Colgrim 'of Ewerby' - Hugh fitzBaldric Ansger 'of Kilvington' 0.38 1.50 1.00 - Map
Oxfordshire 7,23 Hensington Ansgerus - - Odo, bishop of Bayeux Ansger 'of Hensington' 1.25 0.50 0.60 - Map
Somerset 1,27 Compton Durville Ansgerus Eadgyth, queen (aka Queen Edith) - William, king Ansger the cook 1.25 2.50 1.50 - Map
Somerset 19,4 Whitestaunton Ansgerus Alweard the huntsman - Robert, count of Mortain Ansger the Breton 3.00 1.50 3.00 - Map
Somerset 19,8 Isle Brewers Ansgerus Wulfnoth 'of Isle Brewers' - Robert, count of Mortain Ansger the Breton 6.00 3.00 5.00 - Map
Somerset 19,31 Thornfalcon Ansger Ælfgar 'of North Perrott' - Robert, count of Mortain Ansger the Breton 6.00 3.00 3.00 - Map
Somerset 19,36 Ashbrittle Ansger Beorhtwine 'of Chilthorne' - Robert, count of Mortain Ansger the Breton 1.00 0.50 0.50 - Map
Somerset 19,46 Odcombe Ansger Eadmær Ator - Robert, count of Mortain Ansger the Breton 5.00 5.00 5.00 - Map
Somerset 19,65 Alford Ansger Godric 'of Alford' - Robert, count of Mortain Ansger the Breton 5.00 5.00 4.00 - Map
Somerset 19,75 Trent Ansger Beorhtnoth 'of Trent' - Robert, count of Mortain Ansger the Breton 7.00 8.00 8.00 - Map
Somerset 19,81 Houndstone Ansger 3 thegns - Robert, count of Mortain Ansger the Breton 1.00 0.50 1.00 - Map
Somerset 19,82 Lufton Ansger Alwine 'of Stoke sub Hamdon' - Robert, count of Mortain Ansger the Breton 1.00 0.60 1.00 - Map
Somerset 35,19 Goathurst Ansger Alwig son of Banna - Alfred d'Épaignes, the Breton Ansger the cook 0.50 0.50 0.50 - Map
Staffordshire 11,68 Monetvile Edwin, earl - Robert of Stafford Ansger 'of Monetvile' 0.50 0.25 0.25 - Map
Total               63.19 71.70 79.00  

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
Somerset 1,19 North Curry Ansgerus Harold, earl - William, king Robert, count of Mortain 1.00 1.00 1.00 - Map
Total               1.00 1.00 1.00  

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