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Ernulf


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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: Arnulfus, Er, Ern, Ernulf, Ernulfus, Hernulfus Ern Er

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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
Bedfordshire 20,2 Chalgrave Ernulfus Edward the white - Ernulf de Hesdin - 0.08 0.10 0.10 - Map
Berkshire 50,1 Newbury Hernulfus Wulfweard the white Edward, king Ernulf de Hesdin - 10.00 9.00 24.00 - Map
Dorset 32,3 Kingcombe Er 5 thegns - Ernulf de Hesdin - 0.81 0.50 0.50 - Map
Dorset 32,4 North Poorton Idem Er 7 thegns - Ernulf de Hesdin - 0.50 0.63 0.63 - Map
Dorset 32,5 Mapperton Er 7 thegns - Ernulf de Hesdin - 3.75 2.00 3.00 - Map
Gloucestershire 60,1 Kempsford Osgot of Hailes Harold, earl Ernulf de Hesdin - 21.00 30.00 66.33 - Map
Gloucestershire 60,2 Hatherop Wulfweard the white - Ernulf de Hesdin - 7.00 8.00 12.00 - Map
Gloucestershire 60,3 Ampney St Nicholas Alric 'of Ampney St Nicholas' - Ernulf de Hesdin - 2.31 3.00 3.00 - Map
Gloucestershire 60,3 Ampney St Nicholas Godric 'of Ampney' - Ernulf de Hesdin - 2.31 3.00 3.00 - Map
Gloucestershire 60,4 Oldbury on the Hill Eadric 'of Oldbury' - Ernulf de Hesdin - 5.00 10.00 10.00 - Map
Gloucestershire 60,5 Badminton Eadric 'of Oldbury' - Ernulf de Hesdin - 4.00 10.00 10.00 - Map
Gloucestershire 60,6 Acton Turville Eadric 'of Oldbury' - Ernulf de Hesdin - 5.00 5.00 5.00 - Map
Gloucestershire 60,7 Hanham Eadric 'of Oldbury' - Ernulf de Hesdin - 0.50 2.00 2.00 - Map
Hampshire 26,1 Combe Eadric 'of Oldbury' Edward, king Ernulf de Hesdin - 3.00 6.00 6.00 - Map
Middlesex 10,1 Ruislip Wulfweard the white Edward, king Ernulf de Hesdin - 30.00 30.00 20.00 - Map
Oxfordshire 40,3 Chipping Norton Ælfric the whelp - Ernulf de Hesdin - 7.63 8.00 11.00 - Map
Oxfordshire 40,3 Chipping Norton Wulfweard the white - Ernulf de Hesdin - 7.63 8.00 11.00 - Map
Somerset 41,1 Weston Ernulfus Eadric 'of Oldbury' - Ernulf de Hesdin - 5.00 8.00 8.00 - Map
Wiltshire 3,1 Potterne Arnulfus Herman, bishop of Ramsbury Ernulf de Hesdin - 3.25 0.00 0.00 - Map
Wiltshire 25,1 Keevil Ernulfus Beorhtsige Cild - Ernulf de Hesdin - 16.00 20.00 26.00 - Map
Wiltshire 25,6 Pewsey idem Er 1 thegn Ælfwig, abbot of Winchester New Minster Ernulf de Hesdin - 2.00 2.00 2.00 - Map
Wiltshire 25,8 Chalfield Er Waltheof 'of Chalfield' - Ernulf de Hesdin - 2.50 4.00 2.50 - Map
Wiltshire 25,9 Chalfield Er Godwine 'of Chalfield' - Ernulf de Hesdin - 2.50 4.00 2.50 - Map
Wiltshire 25,10 Buttermere Idem Er - - Ernulf de Hesdin - 0.04 0.00 0.00 - Map
Wiltshire 25,16 Cholderton Er Sæwig 'of Cholderton' - Ernulf de Hesdin - 1.00 1.25 2.00 - Map
Wiltshire 25,20 Chedglow Er Wulfwig of 'Langley Burrell' - Ernulf de Hesdin - 1.38 1.00 1.00 - Map
Wiltshire 25,26 Easton Piercy Er Goda 'of Easton Piercy' - Ernulf de Hesdin - 5.00 3.00 5.00 - Map
Wiltshire 32,17 Upton Scudamore Hernulfus - - Ernulf de Hesdin - 0.50 0.00 0.00 - Map
Total               149.69 178.48 236.56  

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
Bedfordshire 20,1 Toddington Ernulfus Wulfweard the white - Ernulf de Hesdin Wulfweard the priest 15.50 30.00 25.00 - Map
Dorset 32,1 Kington Ernulfus Eadric 'of Oldbury' - Ernulf de Hesdin Urse the man of Ermulf de Hesdin 6.25 4.00 4.00 - Map
Dorset 32,2 Melbury Ern 3 thegns - Ernulf de Hesdin Urse the man of Ermulf de Hesdin 4.50 2.00 4.00 - Map
Huntingdonshire 18,1 Offord Cluny Bului 'of Offord Cluny' - Ernulf de Hesdin Hugh, abbot of Cluny 10.00 10.00 10.00 - Map
Middlesex 10,2 Kingsbury Wulfweard the white Edward, king Ernulf de Hesdin Albold 'of Kingsbury' 7.50 6.00 4.00 - Map
Oxfordshire 40,1 Black Bourton Thorgot 'of Black Bourton' - Ernulf de Hesdin Wimund 'of Black Bourton' 5.00 4.00 4.00 - Map
Oxfordshire 40,2 Ludwell - - Ernulf de Hesdin Osmund 'of Ludwell' 1.00 0.75 2.00 - Map
Somerset 41,2 Tickenham Ern Eadric 'of Oldbury' - Ernulf de Hesdin Engeler 'of Tickenham' 1.75 3.00 2.00 - Map
Somerset 41,3 Rodden Er Eadric 'of Oldbury' - Ernulf de Hesdin Ingelran 'of Rodden' 1.00 4.00 4.00 - Map
Wiltshire 10,3 Pewsey Ernulfus 1 thegn Ælfwig, abbot of Winchester New Minster Ernulf de Hesdin 2.00 0.00 0.00 - Map
Wiltshire 25,2 Potterne Idem Ern Ælfgar 'of Sherrington' Herman, bishop of Ramsbury Ernulf de Hesdin Robert 'the man of Ernulf de Hesdin' 3.25 4.00 5.00 - Map
Wiltshire 25,3 Little Cheverell Er Alweard 'of Littleton Drew' - Ernulf de Hesdin Letelin 'of Little Cheverell' 3.50 3.00 5.00 - Map
Wiltshire 25,4 Etchilhampton Eadric 'of Oldbury' - Ernulf de Hesdin unnamed wife of Eadric 2.00 2.00 2.00 - Map
Wiltshire 25,5 Calstone Wellington Er Eadric 'of Oldbury' - Ernulf de Hesdin unnamed wife of Eadric 2.50 4.00 4.00 - Map
Wiltshire 25,7 Standen Er Beorhtric 'of Witcomb' - Ernulf de Hesdin Benzelin 'of Standen' 2.00 2.00 2.00 - Map
Wiltshire 25,11 Clyffe Pypard Er Ketil 'of Dibden' - Ernulf de Hesdin Robert 'the man of Ernulf de Hesdin' 3.00 1.50 2.00 - Map
Wiltshire 25,12 Bichenehilde Er Ketil 'of Dibden' - Ernulf de Hesdin Robert 'the man of Ernulf de Hesdin' 1.00 0.50 0.75 - Map
Wiltshire 25,13 Witcomb Er Beorhtric 'of Witcomb' - Ernulf de Hesdin Robert 'the man of Ernulf de Hesdin' 2.00 1.00 1.50 - Map
Wiltshire 25,14 Hilmarton Er Eskil of Beckenham - Ernulf de Hesdin Robert 'the man of Ernulf de Hesdin' 1.00 0.75 1.50 - Map
Wiltshire 25,15 Cholderton Er Wulfweard the white - Ernulf de Hesdin Wulfweard 'of Cholderton' 1.03 1.25 2.00 - Map
Wiltshire 25,17 Cholderton Er Alwine 'of Cholderton' - Ernulf de Hesdin Godric 'of Cholderton' 0.50 0.50 1.00 - Map
Wiltshire 25,17 Cholderton Wulfric 'of Cholderton' - Ernulf de Hesdin Godric 'of Cholderton' 0.50 0.50 1.00 - Map
Wiltshire 25,18 Bechenehilde Er Thorgot 'of Black Bourton' - Ernulf de Hesdin Robert 'the man of Ernulf de Hesdin' 1.00 0.50 0.75 - Map
Wiltshire 25,19 Chenebvild Er Wulfgyth 'of Chenebuild' - Ernulf de Hesdin Urse the man of Ermulf de Hesdin 2.50 1.00 1.25 - Map
Wiltshire 25,21 Chedglow Er 1 thegn - Ernulf de Hesdin 1 thegn 0.63 0.75 0.17 - Map
Wiltshire 25,22 Deverill Er Wulfmær 'of Deverill' - Ernulf de Hesdin Urse the man of Ermulf de Hesdin 2.63 1.50 2.50 - Map
Wiltshire 25,23 Upton Scudamore Er Tholf the Dane - Ernulf de Hesdin Regenbald the chancellor 2.50 2.00 2.00 - Map
Wiltshire 25,24 Winterbourne Er Eadric 'of Oldbury' - Ernulf de Hesdin Hubald 'of Winterbourne' 1.63 1.00 2.00 - Map
Wiltshire 25,25 Hardenhuish Er Alweard 'of Littleton Drew' - Ernulf de Hesdin Thorkil 'of Compton Basset' 3.00 4.00 2.00 - Map
Wiltshire 25,27 Yatton Keynell Er 2 thegns - Ernulf de Hesdin Judicael 'of Yatton Keynell' 5.00 1.50 2.50 - Map
Wiltshire 25,28 Ernulfus Ælfric 'antecessor of Ernulf de Hesdin' - Ernulf de Hesdin Hubald 'of Winterbourne' 1.00 0.25 0.50 - Map
Total               96.67 97.25 100.42  

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
Bedfordshire 15,1 Bromham Ernulfus Leofric 'of Bromham' Edward, king Eustace, count Ernulf d'Ardres 0.75 0.50 0.25 - Map
Bedfordshire 15,1 Bromham Ernulfus Æthelweald 'of Stevington' Edward, king Eustace, count Ernulf d'Ardres 0.75 0.50 0.25 - Map
Bedfordshire 15,2 Stevington Ernulfus Æthelweald 'of Stevington' Edward, king Eustace, count Ernulf d'Ardres 3.00 30.00 14.00 - Map
Bedfordshire 15,4 Pavenham Ernulfus Æthelweald 'of Stevington' Edward, king Eustace, count Ernulf d'Ardres 2.50 4.00 1.25 - Map
Bedfordshire 15,5 Turvey Ernulfus Æthelweald 'of Stevington' Edward, king Eustace, count Ernulf d'Ardres 1.00 1.00 0.50 - Map
Bedfordshire 15,6 Odell Ernulfus Æthelweald 'of Stevington' Edward, king Eustace, count Ernulf d'Ardres 4.58 8.00 3.00 - Map
Buckinghamshire B10 Buckingham Ernulfus Wiglaf 'of Preston' - William, king Ernulf de Hesdin 0.00 0.10 0.10 - Map
Buckinghamshire 4,34 Lenborough Ernulfus Wiglaf 'of Preston' Leofwine, earl Odo, bishop of Bayeux Ernulf de Hesdin 7.00 4.00 3.00 - Map
Buckinghamshire 4,37 Barton Hartshorn Ernulfus Wiglaf 'of Preston' Leofwine, earl Odo, bishop of Bayeux Ernulf de Hesdin 10.00 3.00 14.00 - Map
Buckinghamshire 14,12 Chearsley Ernulfus 3 thegns - Walter Giffard Ernulf 'of Chearsley' 4.25 3.50 3.00 - Map
Cambridgeshire 15,2 Duxford Hernulfus Heoruwulf 'of Trumpington', thegn of King Edward Edward, king Eustace, count Ernulf d'Ardres 1.75 2.33 1.67 - Map
Cambridgeshire 15,2 Duxford Stigand, archbishop of Canterbury - Eustace, count Ernulf d'Ardres 3.50 4.67 3.33 - Map
Cambridgeshire 15,3 Trumpington Ernulfus Heoruwulf 'of Trumpington', thegn of King Edward Edward, king Eustace, count Ernulf d'Ardres 2.38 5.00 4.00 - Map
Gloucestershire G4 Gloucester Arnulfus - Edward, king William, king Ernulf the priest 0.00 0.00 0.00 - Map
Kent 5,15 Farningham Deoring 'of Chaldon' - Odo, bishop of Bayeux Ernulf de Hesdin 1.50 3.00 2.00 - Map
Kent 5,23 Chelsfield Toki 'of Chelsfield' Edward, king Odo, bishop of Bayeux Ernulf de Hesdin 4.00 16.00 25.00 - Map
Kent 5,110 Cliffe Ælfric brother of Ordric - Odo, bishop of Bayeux Ernulf de Hesdin 0.50 0.80 0.75 - Map
Kent 5,110 Cliffe Ordric brother of Ælfric - Odo, bishop of Bayeux Ernulf de Hesdin 0.50 0.80 0.75 - Map
Kent 5,111 Haven Osweard of Norton Edward, king Odo, bishop of Bayeux Ernulf de Hesdin 1.50 2.50 3.00 - Map
Lincolnshire 30,28 Bredestorp Hundred Ernulf Morcar, earl - Drew de la Beuvrière Ernulf 'of Bredestorp Hundred' 3.50 2.00 1.00 - Map
Middlesex 9,4 Greenford unnamed canons of St Paul's - Geoffrey de Mandeville Ernulf de Hesdin 2.00 1.33 0.67 - Map
Middlesex 9,4 Greenford 1 sokeman Esgar the staller Geoffrey de Mandeville Ernulf de Hesdin 1.00 0.67 0.33 - Map
Nottinghamshire 9,89 Leake Godric 'of Leake' - Roger de Bully Ernulf 'of Leake' 0.29 2.00 0.50 - Map
Oxfordshire B9 Oxford - - William, king Ernulf de Hesdin 0.00 0.08 0.08 - Map
Staffordshire 11,34 Weston Coyney Wulfric 'of Weston Coyney' - Robert of Stafford Ernulf de Hesdin 0.25 0.50 0.50 - Map
Staffordshire 11,36 Caverswall Wulfgeat 'of Caverswall' - Robert of Stafford Ernulf de Hesdin 0.25 1.50 1.50 - Map
Suffolk 8,10 Burgh 1 free man Wulfric, abbot of Ely Roger the Poitevin Ernulf 'of Burgh' 0.13 0.25 0.35 - Map
Suffolk 14,26 Preston 1 free man Baldwin, abbot of Bury St Edmunds Baldwin, abbot of Bury St Edmunds Ernulf 'of Eleigh' 3.00 0.00 0.00 - Map
Suffolk 14,27 Eleigh 5 free men Baldwin, abbot of Bury St Edmunds Baldwin, abbot of Bury St Edmunds Ernulf 'of Eleigh' 3.50 3.00 4.00 - Map
Suffolk 14,62 Welnetham 41 free men Baldwin, abbot of Bury St Edmunds Baldwin, abbot of Bury St Edmunds Ernulf 'of Eleigh' 6.00 2.00 3.50 - Map
Suffolk 14,115 Brettenham, Rushbrooke, Thorpe Morieux 7 free men - Baldwin, abbot of Bury St Edmunds Ernulf 'of Eleigh' 1.25 0.80 0.75 - Map
Warwickshire 16,24 Wilnecote Arnulfus Leofnoth 'of Napton' - Robert, count of Meulan Ernulf 'of Wilnecote' 1.50 0.75 0.75 - Map
Warwickshire 16,25 Seckington Arnulfus Godric 'of Seckington' - Robert, count of Meulan Ernulf 'of Wilnecote' 1.25 1.00 1.00 - Map
Wiltshire M16 Malmesbury Ernulfus - Edward, king William, king Ernulf de Hesdin 0.00 0.00 0.00 - Map
Yorkshire 9W54 North Featherstone, Purston Jaglin, West Hardwick and Nostell Ernulfus Ligulf 'of Fairburn' - Ilbert de Lacy Ernulf 'of Featherstone' 8.00 2.50 1.50 - Map
Total               81.38 108.08 96.28  

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