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Wulfnoth


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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: Oruenot, Ulnoht, Ulnoth, Vlnod, Vlnodus, Vlnoth, Vlnothus, Vlnotus, Vnlot, Vuenot, Wlnodus

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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
Bedfordshire 23,25 Riseley Vuenot Wulfnoth 'of Riseley' Godric the sheriff Hugh de Beauchamp Ælfric the priest 'of Riseley' 0.50 0.40 0.25 - Map
Bedfordshire 25,5 Hinwick Vlnodus Wulfnoth 'of Hinwick' Wulfsige son of Burgræd William Espec Walter the Fleming 1.00 1.00 0.50 - Map
Berkshire 33,3 Clapcot Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Tinton' - Miles Crispin - 7.00 7.00 5.00 - Map
Cheshire 12,1 Handbridge Vlnodus Wulfnoth 'of Handbridge' - Hugh, earl Hugh fitzOsbern 0.33 0.15 0.15 C Map
Cornwall 5,4,3 Trenewen Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Trenewen' - Robert, count of Mortain Thurstan the sheriff 0.25 0.25 0.25 - Map
Cornwall 5,4,20 Trebartha Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Trenewen' - Robert, count of Mortain Thurstan the sheriff 0.50 0.75 0.75 - Map
Cornwall 5,8,3 Westcott Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Westcott' - Robert, count of Mortain Berner 'of Hornacott' 0.06 0.50 0.25 - Map
Devon 3,67 Bramford Speke Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Exe' - Geoffrey, bishop of Coutances Drew fitzMauger 1.00 3.00 3.00 - Map
Devon 3,68 Rewe Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Exe' - Geoffrey, bishop of Coutances Drew fitzMauger 1.00 3.00 1.00 - Map
Devon 3,69 Nether Exe Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Exe' - Geoffrey, bishop of Coutances Drew fitzMauger 1.25 3.50 3.00 - Map
Devon 3,70 Up Exe Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Exe' - Geoffrey, bishop of Coutances Drew fitzMauger 0.25 3.00 2.00 - Map
Devon 3,71 Up Exe Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Exe' - Geoffrey, bishop of Coutances Drew fitzMauger 1.00 1.50 1.50 - Map
Devon 16,17 Monkokehampton Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Monkokehampton' - Baldwin the sheriff - 0.50 1.00 3.00 - Map
Devon 16,29 Brixton Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Monkokehampton' - Baldwin the sheriff Richard de Néville 0.25 0.63 1.00 - Map
Devon 17,73 Weston Peverell Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Weston' - Judhael of Totnes Odo 'the man of Judhael of Totnes' 0.75 0.50 1.50 - Map
Devon 19,42 Ivedon Vlnodus Wulfnoth 'of Ivedon' - William Chevre Warin 'of Ivedon' 2.00 0.50 0.50 - Map
Devon 21,5 Melbury Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Melbury' - William de Poilley - 0.25 1.50 0.00 - Map
Devon 21,12 Woolfardisworthy Vlnodus Wulfnoth 'of Melbury' - William de Poilley - 0.47 0.25 0.75 - Map
Devon 30,3 East Allington Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of East Allington' - Richard fitzTurolf - 3.00 5.00 5.00 - Map
Devon 34,51 Smallridge Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Smallridge' - Ralph de La Pommeraye - 1.00 2.00 2.00 - Map
Devon 39,5 Exbourne Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Exbourne' - Alfred d'Épaignes, the Breton - 0.25 1.50 1.00 - Map
Devon 47,8 Satterleigh Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Monkokehampton' - Godbold - 0.25 1.00 1.25 - Map
Dorset 55,34 Ringstead Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Ringstead' - unnamed wife of Hugh fitzGrip Hugh de Boscherbert 1.00 1.50 1.25 - Map
Gloucestershire 6,9 Dodington Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Dodington' - Geoffrey, bishop of Coutances Roger of Berkeley 1.67 1.50 1.50 - Map
Gloucestershire 31,3 Alveston Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Alveston' - William d'Eu - 2.00 0.50 0.50 - Map
Hampshire 1,W8 Lessland Vlnodus Wulfnoth 'of Wight', king's thegn Edward, king William, king - 0.13 0.11 0.11 - Map
Hampshire 1,W13 Sandown Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Wight', king's thegn Edward, king William, king - 2.00 2.00 1.50 - Map
Hampshire 23,17 Westbury Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Westbury' Edward, king Hugh de Port Jocelin 'of Westbury' 3.00 4.00 4.00 - Map
Hampshire 55,2 Soberton Vlnodus Wulfnoth 'of Westbury' - Herbert the chamberlain - 3.00 3.00 2.00 - Map
Hampshire 57,1 Pittleworth Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Westbury' Edward, king Humphrey the chamberlain - 3.50 3.00 3.00 - Map
Hampshire IoW7,12 Barnsley Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Wight', king's thegn Edward, king William fitzAzor Roger 'the man of William fitzAzor' 0.50 0.50 0.35 - Map
Hampshire IoW8,8 Shorwell Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Wight', king's thegn - Jocelin fitzAzor - 2.25 5.00 4.00 - Map
Hampshire IoW9,4 Lea Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Wight', king's thegn - Wulfnoth 'of Wight', king's thegn - 0.25 0.35 0.25 - Map
Hampshire IoW9,17 Shate Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Wight', king's thegn - Wulfnoth 'of Wight', king's thegn - 0.25 0.25 0.25 - Map
Hampshire IoW9,22 Bowcombe Wulfnoth 'of Wight', king's thegn - Wulfnoth 'of Wight', king's thegn - 0.13 0.13 0.13 - Map
Herefordshire 10,61 Wormsley Vlnodus Wulfnoth 'of Wormsley' Leofric 'of Wormsley' Roger de Lacy Leofric 'of Wormsley' 0.63 0.25 0.38 - Map
Herefordshire 34,1 Yarsop Oruenot Wulfnoth 'of Wormsley' - unnamed wife of Ralph the chaplain - 0.75 0.40 0.60 - Map
Kent 5,49 Tottington Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Tinton' Edward, king Odo, bishop of Bayeux Robert the interpreter 1.00 1.50 2.00 - Map
Kent 5,155 Throwley Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Tinton' Edward, king Odo, bishop of Bayeux Herfrid 'of Gatton' 6.00 7.00 8.00 - Map
Kent 5,158 Eastling Vnlot Wulfnoth 'of Tinton' Edward, king Odo, bishop of Bayeux Roger fitzAnsketil 2.00 3.00 2.00 - Map
Kent 5,167 Dean Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Tinton' Edward, king Odo, bishop of Bayeux - 0.50 0.63 0.63 - Map
Kent 5,195 Boswell Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Tinton' Edward, king Odo, bishop of Bayeux Hugh de Montfort 2.00 3.00 2.00 - Map
Kent 5,225 Hastingleigh Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Tinton' Edward, king Odo, bishop of Bayeux Roger fitzAnsketil 2.00 3.00 3.00 - Map
Kent 9,22 Tinton Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Tinton' Edward, king Hugh de Montfort - 2.00 12.00 7.00 - Map
Kent 9,31 Court-at-Street Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Tinton' Edward, king Hugh de Montfort Hugh de Mandeville 4.00 0.50 8.00 - Map
Kent 9,52 Hastingleigh Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Tinton' Edward, king Hugh de Montfort 1 man 1.00 0.50 0.50 - Map
Leicestershire 19,19 Somerby Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Somerby' - Robert the bursar - 5.38 0.50 0.50 - Map
Lincolnshire 4,50 Sotby Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Sotby' - Odo, bishop of Bayeux Ralph the steward 'of Bishop Odo' 4.00 3.00 4.00 - Map
Lincolnshire 4,52 Thimbleby Wulfnoth 'of Sotby' - Odo, bishop of Bayeux Ralph the steward 'of Bishop Odo' 1.25 0.00 0.00 - Map
Norfolk 3,1 Roughton Vlnoth Wulfnoth 'of Roughton' - Robert, count of Mortain - 1.00 1.00 1.00 - Map
Norfolk 30,4 Saxlingham Ulnoht Wulfnoth 'of Saxlingham' Stigand, archbishop of Canterbury Drew de la Beuvrière - 0.25 0.57 0.57 - Map
Norfolk 40,1 Tatterford Vlnoth Wulfnoth 'of Tatterford' Stigand, archbishop of Canterbury Humphrey de Bohun - 1.00 1.33 1.33 - Map
Norfolk 40,1 Tatterford Vlnoth Wulfnoth 'of Tatterford' Stigand, archbishop of Canterbury Humphrey de Bohun - 0.50 0.67 0.67 - Map
Somerset 17,8 Compton Durville Wlnodus Wulfnoth 'of Compton' - Eustace, count Matilda 'of Compton Durville' 5.00 4.00 5.00 - Map
Somerset 19,8 Isle Brewers Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Isle Brewers' - Robert, count of Mortain Ansger the Breton 6.00 3.00 5.00 - Map
Somerset 24,11 Allerton Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Allerton' - Walter de Douai Ralph de Conteville 5.00 3.64 2.39 - Map
Suffolk 1,55 Gapton Vlnothus Wulfnoth 'of Gapton' - William, king - 0.25 0.10 0.10 - Map
Suffolk 1,102 Shotley vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Shotley' Harold, earl William, king Wulfnoth, sokeman 0.09 0.02 0.02 - Map
Suffolk 2,6 Combs Ulnoth Wulfnoth 'of Combs' Edward, king Robert, count of Mortain - 2.00 10.00 16.00 - Map
Suffolk 2,9 Creeting St Peter Ulnoht Wulfnoth 'of Combs' Edward, king Robert, count of Mortain unnamed abbot of Grestain 1.00 1.00 1.00 - Map
Suffolk 2,10 Creeting St Olave Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Combs' - Robert, count of Mortain unnamed abbot of Grestain 2.00 3.00 3.00 - Map
Suffolk 2,13 Brettenham Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Combs' - Robert, count of Mortain - 4.00 3.00 5.00 - Map
Suffolk 6,121 Great Bealings Vlnotus Wulfnoth 'of Great Bealings' - Robert Malet Humphrey fitzRobert 0.12 0.10 0.12 - Map
Suffolk 7,71 Saxmundham Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Benhall' Eadric of Laxfield Roger Bigod Ralph de Tourleville 0.06 0.07 0.07 - Map
Suffolk 7,76 Walton Vlnotus Wulfnoth 'of Walton' Northmann the sheriff Roger Bigod Northmann the sheriff 0.02 0.03 0.03 - Map
Suffolk 7,140 Benhall Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Benhall' Eadric of Laxfield Roger Bigod Northmann the sheriff 0.33 0.50 0.50 - Map
Surrey 19,12 Chipstead Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Tinton' Edward, king Richard fitzGilbert William nephew of Bishop Walkelin 15.00 7.00 6.00 - Map
Sussex 10,14 Beddingham Vlnod Wulfnoth the priest Edward, king Robert, count of Mortain unnamed abbot of Grestain 2.00 2.00 2.00 - Map
Sussex 10,40 Wilmington Vlnod Wulfnoth the priest Godwine, earl Robert, count of Mortain unnamed abbot of Grestain 4.00 4.00 4.00 - Map
Sussex 11,16 Todham Vlnod Wulfnoth the priest Godwine, earl Roger, earl William 'the man of Earl Roger in Sussex' 4.00 2.00 2.00 - Map
Sussex 11,84 South Stoke Vlnod Wulfnoth the priest - Roger, earl Arnold 'of South Stoke' 4.00 4.00 4.00 - Map
Warwickshire 17,30 Hodnell Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Hodnell' - Thorkil of Warwick Hearding son of Eadnoth 4.00 2.00 2.00 - Map
Total               136.67 148.08 152.90  

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 30,4 Saxlingham 5 sokemen Wulfnoth 'of Saxlingham' Drew de la Beuvrière - 0.14 0.32 0.32 - Map
Norfolk 30,4 Saxlingham 1 free man Wulfnoth 'of Saxlingham' Drew de la Beuvrière - 0.05 0.11 0.11 - Map
Suffolk 2,6 Combs Ulnoht 62 free men Wulfnoth 'of Combs' Robert, count of Mortain 50 free men 8.00 16.00 31.00 - Map
Total               8.19 16.43 31.43  

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
Hampshire IoW9,4 Lea Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Wight', king's thegn - Wulfnoth 'of Wight', king's thegn - 0.25 0.35 0.25 - Map
Hampshire IoW9,17 Shate Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Wight', king's thegn - Wulfnoth 'of Wight', king's thegn - 0.25 0.25 0.25 - Map
Hampshire IoW9,22 Bowcombe Vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Wight', king's thegn - Wulfnoth 'of Wight', king's thegn - 0.13 0.13 0.13 - Map
Wiltshire 67,76 Mere Vlnod - - Wulfnoth 'of Mere' - 1.00 1.00 1.00 - Map
Wiltshire 67,78 Bramshaw Vlnod unnamed father of Wulfnoth - Wulfnoth 'of Mere' - 0.50 0.50 0.50 - Map
Total               2.13 2.23 2.13  

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
Leicestershire 44,2 Aylestone Vlnodus Leofwine 'of Aylestone' - Robert, count of Meulan Wulfnoth 'of Aylestone' 4.00 1.00 1.00 - Map
Nottinghamshire 10,15 Radford Vlnod Ælfric 'of Radford' - William Peverel Wulfnoth 'of Radford' 0.13 0.00 0.17 - Map
Suffolk 1,102 Shotley vlnod Wulfnoth 'of Shotley' Harold, earl William, king Wulfnoth, sokeman 0.09 0.02 0.02 - Map
Total               4.22 1.02 1.19  

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