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Æthelweard


Author: SDB
Editorial Status: unknown

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: Ageluuard, Ageluuardus, Ailuardus, Ailuuard, Ailuuardus, Ailward, Ailweard, Aluuard, Aluuardus, Eiluuard, Ægeluuardus, Æiluuard, Æluuard

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

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
Devon 3,75 Coombe Ailuuardus Æthelweard 'of Coombe' - Geoffrey, bishop of Coutances Drew fitzMauger 0.50 0.50 0.50 - Map
Devon 16,103 Aller Ailuuard Æthelweard 'of Aller' - Baldwin the sheriff William Black 0.25 0.50 0.50 - Map
Devon 28,12 Beenleigh Ailuuardus Æthelweard 'of Beenleigh' - Robert d'Aumale Gilbert 'the man of Robert d'Aumale' 0.50 0.40 0.60 - Map
Dorset 36,2 Spetisbury Ageluuard Æthelweard 'of Spetisbury' - William de Moyon - 5.30 3.63 5.45 - Map
Dorset 55,14 Hampreston Ageluuardus Æthelweard 'of Spetisbury' - unnamed wife of Hugh fitzGrip William de Chernet 1.00 0.60 0.60 - Map
Herefordshire 10,60 Byford Ailuuard Æthelweard 'of Byford' - Roger de Lacy Walter fitzArcold 5.00 2.00 5.00 - Map
Norfolk 30,4 Saxlingham Ailward Æthelweard 'of Saxlingham' Edward, king Drew de la Beuvrière - 2.00 1.00 1.00 - Map
Somerset 22,5 Sandford Ailuuard Æthelweard 'of Timberscombe' - Roger Arundel Ralph 'the man of Roger Arundel' 1.06 1.50 1.50 - Map
Somerset 22,8 Fiddington Ailuuard Æthelweard 'of Timberscombe' - Roger Arundel Hugh 'the man of Roger Arundel' 4.00 4.00 4.00 - Map
Somerset 25,14 Quarme Ailuuardus Æthelweard 'of Spetisbury' - William de Moyon Manfred 'of Chubworthy' 0.50 0.35 0.75 - Map
Somerset 35,12 Nether Stowey Ailuuardus Æthelweard 'of Nether Stowey' - Alfred d'Épaignes, the Breton Æthelweard 'of Nether Stowey' 1.00 0.50 0.50 - Map
Suffolk 7,5 Hinton Ægeluuardus Æthelweard the king's reeve - Roger Bigod Robert of Blythburgh 0.42 0.40 0.40 - Map
Worcestershire 23,6 Warley Wigorn Æiluuard Æthelweard 'of Warley Wigorn' - William fitzAnsculf Ælfhelm 'of Warley Wigorn' 0.50 0.85 0.75 - Map
Total               22.03 16.23 21.55  

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
Norfolk 9,158 Winterton Ailweard 1 free man Æthelweard 'of Winterton' Roger Bigod Stanheard, the man of Roger Bigod 0.18 0.00 0.00 - Map
Norfolk 30,4 Saxlingham 5 sokemen Æthelweard 'of Saxlingham' Drew de la Beuvrière - 0.14 0.00 0.00 - Map
Somerset 22,5 Sandford 2 thegns Æthelweard 'of Timberscombe' Roger Arundel Ralph 'the man of Roger Arundel' 0.13 0.00 0.00 - Map
Suffolk 7,36 Darsham Ageluuardus Leofric Cobbe Æthelweard the king's reeve Roger Bigod Ansketil the priest 'of Darsham' 0.14 0.13 0.13 - Map
Suffolk 7,36 Darsham Ageluuardus Thorkil 'of Darsham' Æthelweard the king's reeve Roger Bigod Ansketil the priest 'of Darsham' 0.14 0.13 0.13 - Map
Total               0.73 0.26 0.26  

Lord 2 1066

Shire Phil. ref. Vill Lord 2 1066 DB Spelling Holder 1066 Lord 1066 Tenant-in-Chief 1086 1086 subtenant Fiscal value 1066 value 1086 value Lord 2 1066 ID conf. Show on map
Suffolk 7,18 Yoxford Ailwardus Ælfgar 'of Saxmundham' Edward, king Roger Bigod - 0.03 0.00 0.03 - Map
Suffolk 7,18 Yoxford Ailwardus Edwin 'of Yoxford' Edward, king Roger Bigod - 0.03 0.00 0.03 - Map
Total               0.06 0.00 0.06  

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 56,25 Rushton Ailward - - Æthelweard 'of Rushton' - 0.25 0.13 0.13 - Map
Total               0.25 0.13 0.13  

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
Kent 2,16 Nackington Ægelwardus Stigand, archbishop of Canterbury - Lanfranc, archbishop of Canterbury Æthelweard 'of Nackington' 1.50 2.64 5.00 - Map
Shropshire 4,1,36 Ackley Eiluuard Siward the fat, son of Æthelgar Edward, king Roger, earl Æthelweard 'of Ackley' 0.33 0.00 0.14 - Map
Shropshire 4,1,36 Ackley Eiluuard Oslac 'of Shropshire' Edward, king Roger, earl Æthelweard 'of Ackley' 0.33 0.00 0.14 - Map
Shropshire 4,1,36 Ackley Eiluuard Azur 'of Shropshire' Edward, king Roger, earl Æthelweard 'of Ackley' 0.33 0.00 0.14 - Map
Somerset 35,12 Nether Stowey Ailuuardus Æthelweard 'of Nether Stowey' - Alfred d'Épaignes, the Breton Æthelweard 'of Nether Stowey' 1.00 0.50 0.50 - Map
Suffolk 25,20 Hitcham Ailuardus 2 free men - Richard fitzGilbert Æthelweard son of Bell 1.00 1.00 1.00 - Map
Total               4.49 4.14 6.92  

People of this name

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